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Posted: Thursday, June 30, 2005

Concerts

Organ Concert at the State Office Building, featuring the stylings of J. Allan MacKinnon on the Kimball Theatre Organ, noon Friday, July 1. Free.

Concert in the Park with Greg Maloney - Songs to Live By (7); Jason Brown - Elvis, An American Trilogy (7:30); The Animatronic Stage Show (8); Friday, July 1, at Marine Park. Free.

Dancing

Pre-Fireworks Contra Dance, 8-11:30 p.m. Sunday, July 3, at Centennial Hall. Live music with Juneau's Grateful Celtics dance band and dance caller Odette Foster. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Call 463-3214.

events

Juneau Fine Arts Camp grand finale performance, 7 p.m. Friday, July 1, at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Pay-as-you-can.

Juneau Fine Arts Camp video production and animation projects, from adults and sixth- through eighth-graders, 5 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at The Back Room at the Silverbow Inn. Free.

Only Fools Run, one-mile and 5K costumed run, 11:59 p.m. Saturday, July 2, from Centennial Hall through the streets of Juneau, free to watch.

Fireworks, 11:59 p.m. Sunday, July 3, from Gastineau Channel.

Juneau Fouth of July parade, 11 a.m. Monday, July 4, begins near Eighth Street and Egan Highway, winds around South Franklin, Front and Main streets and heads back to Douglas Bridge.

Hawaiian beef barbecue with chef Kai Augustine, on the grounds of the Alaska State Museum, 11 a.m. Monday, July 4. $10 includes barbecued beef, corn on the cob, salad, roll and a drink.

Douglas Community United Methodist Church Beef Bar-B-Que Fundraiser, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, July 4. $12 for adults, $8 for children 5-to-17, children under 5 free. Sandwich sack lunches are $6. Third and E streets in Douglas.

Douglas Fourth of July parade, 1 p.m. Monday, July 4, starts near Douglas bridge and runs to Sandy Beach.

Douglas beach party, after the parade, Monday, July 4.

exhibits

Sydney Laurence paintings from the permanent collection; "A Northern Adventure: The Art of Fred Machetanz;" "Sharkabet," at Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. $5 for adults, youth under 18 free. Details: 465-2901.

"Pleasures and Perils: Juneau's Steamships and Shipwrecks"; newly restored Montana Creek Fish Trap; "Remembering Amy Lou Barney"; and "Juneau Collector's Series Volume 3: Jeff Brown's Alaska Board Games"; Tuesdays through Saturdays, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Call 586-3572.

New work by Becca Canaday and Jason Ford, shows through July at Little City Gallery, 171 Shattuck Way in the Emporium Mall, 586-3440.

New work by Barbara Craver and Nancy Karacand, runs through July at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St., 586-ARTS.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring work of Nell McConahey in July. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 9 a.m.-9 p.m., daily.

"Senescence," new and old work by Rob Roys, runs through July, Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St., 586-2880.

night life

Hip-hop with DJ Astronomar, Mondays; open mike, Thursdays; at the Alaskan.

Salsa Nights, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. every Thursday, with free dance lessons; at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

Major League Baseball and NBA playoffs daily, 4 p.m.; Karaoke with Ryan, Sundays and Tuesdays, 9 p.m.-closing; Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Mondays and Wednesdays; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Fridays-Saturdays; Free Pool and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays; Texas Hold 'Em Poker, starts June 15 and every Wednesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. for 10 weeks; at Marlintini's Lounge.

NTN Trivia, nightly; trivia contest, Sundays, at the Triangle.

Major League Baseball, 10:30 a.m. daily, 8 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays; John and Doug, jazz duo 6:30-10 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; at DocWater's Pub.

Just Dirt, 9 p.m.-close, Monday, July 4, at the Hangar on the Wharf.

Tom Locher with vocalist Julie Cozzi, smooth piano music, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, at the Goldbelt Hotel. Details: 586-6900.

Music, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Fridays and Saturdays, at the Sandbar.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays"; The Rock 'n' Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., at Squires Rest in Auke Bay. Details: 789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 8:30 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays, at the Rendezvous.



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