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Posted: Thursday, October 13, 2005

Concerts

Juneau Lyric Opera Roaring 20s High Tea, 4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 15-16 in the Baranof Hotel's Treadwell Room. Tickets are $35 for general admission, $30 for seniors and available at both Hearthside Books locations or at the door.

Pamyua, with the Tlingit Culture, Language and Literacy Program Dancers and The Children of All Nations, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Doors open at 6 p.m. Free.

Notorious, house concert, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, at McPheteres Hall, $10 at the door; contra dance, 8-10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, at Capital School, instruction at 7:30 p.m., $8 at the door, or $5 with a coupon from Wednesday's show.

Dancing

Tuesday salsa classes at the VFW Hall, beginning, 6-7:30 p.m., intermediate, 7:30-9 p.m. Call 586-5825 for more information.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, with the Grateful Celtics and dance caller Jim Grammel, 7:30-9:45 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at the old Capital School gym. All dances taught, no partners necessary, bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Call 463-3214 for more information.

New England Barn Dance, with Full Circle and caller Tom Paul, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at Centennial Hall.

Events

Morally Improv-erished, 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, at the Nugget Mall. Free.

"Sock Monkeys: A Spin off A Classic," 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Call 586-3572 to pre-register.

Exhibits

Sydney Laurence paintings from the permanent collection; "Sharkabet," "Joseph Crumrine: Dog Portraits," "Prayer for the Protection of All Beings," by Jane Terzis; "The Outraged Body," by Lisa Gray; "Recent Acquisitions: Contemporary Alaska Art Donated by the Rasmuson Foundation;" 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"; "Hands on History Room" and "Juneau Collector's Series Volume 3: Jeff Brown's Alaska Board Games"; noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Call 586-3572.

"How the Ink Feels: A traveling Exhibit of Letterpress Broadsides by Distinguished Artists and Writers," runs through October at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St., 586-ARTS.

New work by Rebecca Canaday, runs through October at the Little City Gallery, 171 Shattuck Way in the Emporium Mall.

"Rain," a themed exhibition at the Ruby Room, 171 Shattuck Way in the Emporium Mall.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring woodcraft artists Les Howard in October. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

New work by Asha Falcon, shows through October at Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St.

night life

Monday night Raw with DJ Astronomar; Melted Wax on Wednesdays; open mike, Thursdays; at the Alaskan Hotel and Bar.

NFL Sunday Ticket and Design your own Omelet, 9 a.m. Sundays; Free Pool, Tuesdays, 6p.m. to close; Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m. to close, Saturdays, at G.W. Teal.

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

Major League Baseball daily, 4 p.m.; NFL Sunday Ticket, 9 a.m. Sundays; Free Pool and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays; Monday Night Football Party, 9 p.m. Mondays; Karaoke at 9 p.m. Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays; Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 7 p.m. every Wednesday and Thursday; Texas Hold'em Cash Game, 7 p.m. Fridays; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Fridays-Saturdays; at Marlintini's Lounge.

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

Singer-songwriter duo Nate and Ron, 9 p.m. Wednesdays; Blues with Daddy-O, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the Pub; classical guitar with John Unzicker in the Velvet Room, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday; Major League Baseball, 10:30 a.m. daily, 8 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, at Doc Water's Pub.

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"; Bluegrass 101, 8:30 p.m.-close Friday, Oct. 14, 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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