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Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2008

Thursday, Aug. 21

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Brian Wallace / Juneau Empire
Brian Wallace / Juneau Empire

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day, every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Live music at the Red Dog Saloon, Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

"Of Bones and Marrow" dance performance by the Weber Dance Company,7 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Tickets $5, available at Juneau Dance Unlimited, Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, Hearthside Books and at the door.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker,7 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

"Essential Middle Eastern rhythms" drum workshop with Lara Triback, 7-9 p.m., Sitka Rose Studios, 8133 Pinewood Drive. Fundamental rhythms most common to bellydance music. For drummers and dancers of every level. $30 pre-registered. $35 at the door. Details: Shawn, 321-3092 or pierglass.com/noodle/events.html.

"Red Gold" documentary showing in celebration of fishing life in Bristol Bay,8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free. Sponsored by Trout Unlimited. Visit the Buoy Deck beforehand for free wild salmon barbecue, 4:30-8 p.m. Details: Lauren, 321-3725, www.feltsoulmedia.com, www.savebristolbay.org.

Flattlands Frank, 8 p.m., classic covers and original songs, Doc Waters Pub, downtown. Details: 586-3627.

Big Hair karaoke with Big Hair Mike, 9 p.m. Thursdays, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

DJ dance music, hip-hop, 9 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Sandbar. Details: 789-3411.

Open mike, 9 p.m., Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000.

Karaoke, 10 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

Music with DJ Fez, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., Imperial Saloon. Details: 586-1960.

Friday, Aug. 22

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day, every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Live music at the Red Dog Saloon, Brian Gale, old-time country, 2-8 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Family karaoke,6:30-9:30 p.m. every Friday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details:789-4401.

Concerts in the Park,7-8:30 p.m., Marine Park. Details: 586-2787.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo,7 p.m., every Friday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or463-5690.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Eagles Lodge, on Jordan Avenue behind the Nugget Mall.

Tom Locher, piano,7-10 p.m., Zephyr restaurant. Details: 586-2787.

Terii Tibbett and Alex Nelson, alternative folk,9 p.m., Doc Waters Pub. Details: 586-3627

DJ dance music, hip-hop, 9 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Karaoke with Juneau idol "LZ," 9 p.m.-close, Rendezvous. Details:586-1270.

DJ Dan, 10 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge. Details: 789-0799.

Karaoke, 10 p.m. Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

Saturday, Aug. 23

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day, every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Live music at the Red Dog Saloon, Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Brian Gale, old-time country, 6-10 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

Theatre Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.

Tom Loucher piano and Wayne Norlund saxophone, 6-8 p.m, Timberline Bar and Grill, Mt. Roberts Tramway. Details: 463-3412.

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Saturday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details:789-4401.

Dan Hopson, classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

Matt Barnes, acoustic rock, 9 p.m., Doc Water's Pub & Restaurant. Details:586-3627.

Open Mike, 9 p.m., Squires Rest. Details:789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m.-close, G.W. Teal. Details: 789-0501.

Latin Night with DJ Alejandro, 9 p.m.-close, Jaded. Details: 586-1551.

DJ XTC, 10 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge. Details: 789-0799.

Karaoke, 10 p.m. Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

Sunday, Aug. 24

Live music at the Red Dog Saloon, Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Phineas Poon, honky tonk piano, 2-6 p.m. Brian Gale, old-time country, 6-10 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

"Drawing from Nature" class with Kathy Hocker, 1-4 p.m., The Canvas. Details:586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Free Pool Sundays,4 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 4:30 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Folk dancing, 6 p.m., downtown JRC The Alaska Club. Partners not required. Beginners welcome. No charge for instruction. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers. Details: 364-2334.

Dan Hopson, classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

"Sunday Saloon Series" with singer/songwriter Trina Hamlin, 7 p.m., The Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Tickets are $17 for general admission, $5 for seniors, children under 5 and students. Details: Kari Groven, 586-2787 or www.myspace.com/juneauarts.

Karaoke with Gorgeous George, 9 p.m. Sundays, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Movie night, Rendezvous. Details:586-1270.

Monday, Aug. 25

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day, every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Live music at the Red Dog Saloon, Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 12-2 p.m. Phineas Poon, honky tonk piano, 2-6 p.m. Rico (Rich Coneen) classic rock, 6-10 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

Beginning salsa class with Heather and Antonio, 6:15-7:30 p.m. at the Canvas. Adults $10/class, $25/three classes; students $8/class, $20/three classes. No partner necessary. Details: (206) 453-0021or salsa@juneaumusic.com

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Beginning Cuban salsa/rueda class with Heather and Antonio, 7:30-8:30 p.m. at the Canvas. Adults $10/class, $25/three classes; students $8/class, $20/three classes. No partner necessary. Details: (206) 453-0021or salsa@juneaumusic.com

“Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day”  movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Free. Details: 586-4146.

Mohawk Mondays with Tryphena, 8 p.m.-close, Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Old-school punk rock goodness with a goddess. Details: 586-2159.

Pajama karaoke with Malia, 9 p.m. Mondays, Marlintini’s Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Tuesday, Aug. 26

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day, every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Live music at the Red Dog Saloon, Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Phineas Poon, honky tonk piano, 2-6 p.m. Brian Gale, old-time country, 6-10 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

Beginning salsa class with Heather and Antonio, 6:15-7:30 p.m. at the Canvas. Adults $10/class, $25/three classes; students $8/class, $20/three classes. No partner necessary. Details: (206) 453-0021or salsa@juneaumusic.com

Texas Hold ’Em Poker, 7 p.m., Marlintini’s Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Tuesday live drawing session, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Ruby Room, in the Emporium Mall behind Heritage Coffee. Details: 586-3440.

Intermediate salsa class with Heather and Antonio, 7:30-8:30 p.m. at the Canvas. Adults $10/class, $25/three classes; students $8/class, $20/three classes. No partner necessary. Details: (206) 453-0021or salsa@juneaumusic.com

“Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day” movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Free. Details: 586-4146.

Travis Croteau and Libby Sterling, singer-songwriter, guitar-violin duo, 8:30 p.m., Doc Water’s Pub & Restaurant. Details: 586-3627.

Karaoke with Malia, 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Marlintini’s Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Tuesday Takeover with DJ Eva Darling, 9 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs, Back Alley Bar. Details: 586-2159.

Wednesday, Aug. 27

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day, every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Live music at the Red Dog Saloon, Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Phineas Poon, honky tonk piano, 2-6 p.m. Brian Gale, country vocals and guitar, 6-10 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

“Write For Your Life” group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Beginning salsa class with Heather and Antonio, 6:15-7:30 p.m. at the Canvas. Adults $10/class, $25/three classes; students $8/class, $20/three classes. No partner necessary. Details: (206) 453-0021or salsa@juneaumusic.com

Texas Hold ’Em Poker, 7 p.m., Marlintini’s Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

“Click, Clack, and Ring — Zils Technique!” finger cymbal workshop with Lara Triback, 7-8:30 p.m., Sitka Rose Studios, 8133 Pinewood Drive. $25 pre-registered. $30 at the door. Details: Shawn, 321-3092 or pierglass.com/noodle/events.html.

Presentation and book signing with Warren Grossman for his book “To Be Healed by the Earth.” 7 p.m., Hearthside Books, Nugget Mall.

Intermediate salsa class with Heather and Antonio, 7:30-8:30 p.m. at the Canvas. Adults $10/class, $25/three classes; students $8/class, $20/three classes. No partner necessary. Details: (206) 453-0021or salsa@juneaumusic.com

“Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day” movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Free. Details: 586-4146.

Live Trivia, 8 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Dance Party In My Pants, 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs, Back Alley Bar. Details: 586-2159.

Wet Wednesdays Live Music, 9 p.m., Squires Rest. Details: 789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Sandbar. Details: 789-3411.

Karaoke/open mike, 9 p.m.-close, Rendezvous with Juneau idol “LZ” welcoming singers, musicians, poets, jugglers, comedians, etc. Details: 586-1270.

UPCOMING

Juneau DanceFest 2008,  Aug. 29-Sept. 1 at Centennial Hall. Dance classes offered during the day, live music in the evenings. Headliner band for Saturday, Aug. 30, is Maraca, a 10-piece salsa band. Opening band Blue 4 Trio, a Seattle swing band, performing on Friday, Aug. 29.

Perseverance Theatre’s 2008-2009 season begins Sept. 7 with “The Government Inspector.”

EXHIBITS

Alaska State Museum, “Historic Firearms from Alaska,” “Scenes of Sitka,” “Raucous! Everything Raven” and “Alaska Positive 2008,” exhibits through Oct. 18, at 395 Whittier St. Details: 465-2901.

Annie Kaill’s: Block prints and papier-mâché fish sculptures by paper artist Karen Beason at 244 Franklin St. Details: 586-2880.

Back Room at the Silverbow Inn, exhibit by Edwin Bennett, at 120 Second St. Details: 586-4146.

The Canvas, “Something Fishy’s Going On!” clay sea creatures by Barbara Lydon, through Aug. 29, at 223 Seward St. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Juneau Artists Gallery, “Intaglio and Serigraph prints of Southeastern Alaskan scenes and themes” by Leanne Pilcher, through August, at 175 South Franklin St. Details: 586-9891.

Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, “I Ate the Moonlight” exhibit by Sarah Conarro, at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Details: 586-2787.

Juneau-Douglas City Museum, “91 Miles to Ride: Juneau’s Biker Culture,” through Sept. 27, “Fun, Frolic & Fireworks: The 1959 Statehood Celebration,” at 155 South Seward St. Details: 586-3572.




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