What's happening

Posted: Thursday, September 12, 2002

Concerts

Classical guitarist Paul Galbraith in concert, 7 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 15, Chapel by the Lake, sponsored by Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, $16, $12 seniors and students, $2 more at the door.

Juneau Bach Society performs Faure, Mendelssohn and Bach, 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Fourth and Gold streets, free - placeholder tickets at Hearthside and Rainy Day books.

Dance

Dances of Universal Peace, 7-9 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Unity Room at 119 Seward St., call Leah for details, 789-3993.

Barn Dance: Saturday night contra dance, instruction 7:30-8 p.m., dance 8-11 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 14. Valerie DeLaune will be the caller and Henry Hopkins and Friends will play. Scottish Rite Temple, (Fourth and Seward streets), all welcome. Wear clean, soft-soled shoes. No partner or experience needed, $7.

Events

Motivational speaker Jay Risenbary, "No Excuses," 8-9:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 18, Student Activities Center, sponsored by University of Alaska Southeast student activities.

Music, auction and dinner to celebrate 10th anniversary of Trail Mix, 5-9 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 14, Timberline Restaurant atop the Mount Roberts Tramway, $35, $25 for Trail Mix members, $15 for kids under 12 with parents, tickets at Hearthside Books, music by FleetStreet.

A role-playing game, based loosely on the computer game Quest. Meet at Sandy Beach before 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14. Free. For more info, call Bill Thompson at 780-4160 or Sheila Griffin at 789-4781.

Workshops

Master class for advanced guitar players with Paul Galbraith, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday, location TBA, call Juneau Arts and Humanities Council to register, 586-2787, $40, four, 40-minute, one-on-one lessons are available with Galbraith.

Exhibits

Open studio and art show, at artist Rick Clair's new studio on the corner of Third and North Franklin streets, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 14 and 15.

A display of 100 hanging paper cranes, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, made by the Juneau coalition People for Peace to symbolize hope and peace for the world. The large and small origami cranes will hang in the museum reception area through Sept. 17. The city museum, at Fourth and Main streets, is open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For more information, contact 586-3572.

"Whipple Art: Recent paintings by Charles Whipple," oils and large canvases, at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Gallery, open weekday afternoons, exhibit through September.

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, at the state museum. 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.

Nightlife

String Band 213, old time music, 9 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday night, Sept. 13 and 14, open mike Thursdays, at The Alaskan Bar, no cover.

Bradley Riggins, guitarist, singer, piano and fiddle player doing country, western and popular music, 8 p.m.-midnight Tuesday-Friday nights, Northern Pacific, pop and country, Saturday nights at Henry's Food and Spirits, no cover, through September.

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.

Monkeywrench, Vancouver, B.C., rock band, Thursdays-Saturday evenings, through September, $2 cover Friday and Saturday nights only, karaoke on Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights, no cover, solo singer and acoustic guitarist Norm Gordon of Monkeywrench 9 p.m. every Monday, no cover, at Marlintini's Lounge.

Sit-in open mike, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. every Thursday at the Imperial Saloon, open mike with back-up rock band.

Troy Hull, solo singer and guitarist plays variety of styles, 9 p.m. Friday and Sunday nights, at the Sandbar, through September, no cover.



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