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Posted: Wednesday, July 03, 2002

Concert

Sonfest Concerts with Shadowbox Puppets and Sherri Youngward, Christian rock band and folk-rock solo artist, 6-10 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, at Marine Park; 2-5 p.m. Thursday, July 4, at Sandy Beach; and church service concert 1:30-3:30 Sunday, July 7, at Auke Bay Bible Church; Sherri Youngward solo concert 7-10 p.m. Sunday, July 7, at the Back Room at the Silverbow. All events are free, sponsored by Calvary Fellowship.

Pow Wow concert with Mary Youngblood, Joanne Shenandoah and Robert "Tree" Cody, Saturday, July 6, Centennial Hall, time TBA, probably about 2 p.m., $20 for concert, which includes admission to the pow wow.

Concerts in the Park, with Bill Cassidy, Jeff Brown and Becky Bear, 7-8:30 p.m. Friday, July 5, Marine Park, summer series, concerts every Friday through August, sponsored by Juneau Arts and Humanities Council.

Events

Gathering of the Tribes Pow Wow, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 5-7, Centennial Hall, about noon to 9 p.m., $20 Saturday includes admission to concert, $10 Friday and Sunday, arts and crafts, dancing, drumming and singing. Canoe races beginning 10 a.m. Saturday at Twin Lakes.

Pre-fireworks Barndance, 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, Centennial Hall, caller is Tom Paul, music by Jim and Martha Stey and Friends. VISTA, JV's Americorps and children under 12 free. $6 for everyone else. Family and group deals at the door.

Exhibits

Photography by Joe Sonneman, ceramic work by James Voelckers & Paul Voelckers, opening reception 4:30 - 6:30 p.m., Friday, July 5, at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, through July.

Eleventh Annual Beaded Bag show, at Spirit Beads, through September, hours noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.

Sealaska Juried Art Show, 18 pieces of art by Alaska Native artists, glass sculpture, fiber arts, regalia, beadwork, basketry and carving at the Alaska State Museum, through September.

"Tenacity: Sam Kimura Retrospective," about 65 large-format black-and-white photographs (and variety of other photographic styles) by Alaska photographer, Alaska State Museum.

"Arctic," a collection of work by nature photographer Robert Glenn Ketchum, exhibit of 50 color prints at Alaska State Museum, through Sept. 2. State museum hours: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily, $5 admission.

"Dancing the Ice Worm Wiggle: Recreation, Entertainment and Amusements of Early Juneau," and "Cruising the Inside Passage," summer exhibit of tourism memorabilia from 1930s and '50s, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum through September. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends.

Nightlife

The Mudflaps, 8-10 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, Deering and Down, Skagway blues rock musicians with Juneau backup, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Friday and Saturday, open mike, 8 p.m.-midnight every Thursday at the Alaskan Bar, no cover charge.

Guitarist and singer Curt Terrall, light classical, songs and Latin-flavored guitar, 7-9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, at Di Sopra, no cover.

The Soul Pimps, Juneau rock band with Jason Kohler, Sean Purvis, Mike Purcell, J.R. Dixon and Ron Eckland, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday, July 3-6, at the Hangar on the Wharf, no cover.

DJ dance music, 10 p.m.-closing Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights in June at Marlintini's Lounge, no cover Thursdays, $2 cover on weekends only, also karaoke on Tuesday and Wednesday nights.

Open Mike, every Saturday, sign up 7:30 p.m. Performances 8 p.m.-midnight, music, poetry, art, Schooner's Espresso and Coffeehouse, Mendenhall Center.

Karaoke 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights at the Rendezvous.

Sit-in open mike, on Wednesday this week only, following the fireworks and running until closing, at the Imperial Saloon, open mike with back-up rock band. Usually every Thursday. DJ Eric Caldwell, funk dance music Friday and Saturday, July 5 and 6, also July 12 and 13.

Troy Hull, solo singer and guitarist plays variety of styles, starting 8 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday nights, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, at the Sandbar, no cover.



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