"The Mommy Dance," one-woman comedy about motherhood at Perseverance Theatre. Shows at 7 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5. $22 for adults, Fridays and Saturdays; $17 for adults, Thursdays and Sundays; $18 for students and seniors, Fridays and Saturdays; $13 for students and seniors, Thursdays and Sundays. Tickets online, at Hearthside Books, at the door or by calling 364-2421, ext. 35.
Christian Racich, photographs at Rock Paper Scissors, 245 Marine Way, opens at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3. Thursdays through Saturdays. Details: 586-3110.
"Live Drawing Sessions," figure and portrait drawings and paintings by various artists at the Empire Gallery, 235 Second St., opens at 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3. Shows by appointment.
Ken DeRoux, "The Ruskin Series," opens at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St. Shows daily.
"Little Red Snapperhood," art, hats, hat boxes and book signing, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St. Art shows daily. Details: 586-2880.
"The W.R. Norton Collection: William H. Case and H.H. Draper Photographs (1898-1920)," 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily at the Alaska State Museum. Through Nov. 8.
"Solidarity, Secret Rites and Social Ties," an exhibit about Juneau's fraternal groups and clubs, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Also, "100 Years of Maps." Details: 586-3572.
"World War II shipwrecks as surrogates for long-term artificial reefs," presented by Dr. Thomas Shirley, 3:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, Room 221.
Aluutiq history lecture and slide show by Amy F. Steffian, 4-6 p.m. reception, 7-9 p.m. lecture, Friday, Oct. 3, at the Alaska State Museum. Reception and lecture are free. Details: Bruce, 465-2901.
The Hands-On History Room public reception, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, quilt activities, 1-3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.
"Art of the Paper Mask" with maskman Charles Buggs, 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, at Rainy Day Books. Details: Don, 463-2665.
"The Birds and the Bees (and Dollars and Cents); Does the PFD Affect Birth Rates?", by Ashley Ahrens, University of Alaska Southeast assistant professor of economics, 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, at the University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall.
KTOO Used Record, CD & Video Sale, 9 a.m-noon, Saturday, Oct., 4, at KTOO, 360 Egan Drive. Call 586-16770 to donate or for more information.
"Altered Books" mixed-media art class for adults, with instructor Gretchen Barnes, 12:30-3:30 p.m. Saturdays, Oct. 4, 11 and 25, the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Details: 586-3572.
KTOO Festival of Seafood, 4-7:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4, at Centennial Hall, $20 adults, $10 kids.
"Theory of Flight," presented by Southeast Alaska Independent Living, 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, at the University of Alaska Southeast Student Activities Center. Free. Details: Sarah, 586-4920.
English Barn Dance, 3-5 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 5, at McPhetres Hall. Dance to the music of the Sun Assembly and the calling of Odette Foster. Beginners are welcome and no partners are necessary. A potluck will follow the dance. Details: 586-1787.
Evon Zerbetz and Neal Gilbertsen, creators of "Little Red Snapperhood," Juneau downtown library, 292 Marine Way, slide show and book signing, 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, and one workshop, 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5 at the Douglas Library. Call 586-5324 to sign up.
Live music with Kenny Knapp, 9 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays-Sundays, at the Sandbar.
Open mike, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 2, at The Alaskan Bar.
Brown Haven, 9 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2; Salsa Friday, with salsa music and dance lessons, 9-11 p.m., Friday, Oct. 3; Comedy Night with Juston McKinney and Kyle Dunnigan, 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, $12 in advance or at the door; Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays; DJ dance music with Dan-O-Mite and DJ mix, Fridays-Saturdays; NFL Sunday Ticket, 9 a.m., Sundays; Monday Night Football party, Mondays, at Marlintini's.
Bull riding, 9 p.m., Thursdays and Saturdays, at Henry's Food and Spirits in the Mendenhall Mall.
The Rockn Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., Saturdays; The Bastards, "Wet Wednesday," 9:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 8, at Squires Rest in Auke Bay.
Circle City Cy and Dirty Frank, songs and stories capturing the frontier spirit, 11:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m., Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; III, 9 p.m.-closing, Tuesdays and Thursdays, at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.
Karaoke, 7-11 p.m., Mondays and Tuesdays; all-night karaoke, Wednesdays and Thursdays; DJ Trent, 11 p.m.-closing, Mondays and Tuesdays, 9 p.m.-closing, Friday and Saturday, at the Rendezvous.