What's Happening

Posted: Thursday, October 23, 2003

Concerts

Kevin Max with Eric Cole, free concert, reading and lecture, noon Friday, Oct. 24, at UAS Lake Room in the Mourant Building; concert and reading, 7:30-10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, at the Silverbow.

J. Allan MacKinnon plays Bob Dylan songs on the Kimball Organ, noon Friday, Oct. 24, in the State Office Building. Free, in recognition of all Alaska Folk Festival volunteers.

Halloween Dance Party with The Sofa Kings, the Bobb Family Band, 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, at Centennial Hall. Must be 21 and over. Beer and wine will be available. $10 general. Costumes welcome.

Exhibits

Christian Racich, photographs at Rock Paper Scissors, 245 Marine Way, 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., shows by appointment.

Ken DeRoux, "The Ruskin Series," shows daily, at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St. Ends Friday, Oct. 24.

"Little Red Snapperhood," art, hats, hat boxes and book signing, shows daily at Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St. 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.

Dances

Barn Dance with the Grateful Celtics and local caller Odette Foster, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, instructions for new dancer, 8-11 p.m. dancing, St. Ann's Parish Center, 430 Fifth St. No partners or experience necessary. Please bring clean, soft-soled shoes to dance in. $7 public, $6 members of the Alaska Folk Festival and Juneau International Folk Dancers, $4 for seniors and students. Details: 463-3689 or 586-1787.

Events

"A Night at the Casbah," an evening of authentic Middle Eastern dances and a four-course Middle Eastern dinner, 6:30 p.m. seating, 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, dinner and show, at the Gold Room in the Baranof Hotel. $34.95 per person. Details and reservations: 463-6236.

"The Natural and Human History of Glacier Bay," by Dan Monteith, University of Alaska Southeast assistant professor of anthropology, 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, at the UAS Egan Lecture Hall.

Mask demonstration by maskman Charles Buggs, 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, at Rainy Day Books.

Halloween Carnival sponsored by Thunder Mountain 4-H club, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Sat., Oct. 25, Swampy Acres, 10400 Glacier Hwy. Come in your costume.

"Altered Books" mixed-media art class for adults, with instructor Gretchen Barnes, 12:30-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Details: 586-3572.

Willow Basket Workshops with Shiela Alexandrovich, melon style willow basket, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1; random weave willow, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2. Class space limited to six students. Call Nancy at 586-5818 for information.

Salsa classes, beginning level, with Antonio Diaz and Heather Haugland, 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, at Juneau Dance Unlimited. Call 586-5825 to register.

Night Life

Liz Dilley with Josh Lockhart, 8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, and Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Hanger on the Wharf.

Live music with Kenny Knapp, 9 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays-Sundays, at the Sandbar.

Patrice hosting open mic, 9 p.m.-closing, Thursday, Oct. 23; Bob Cole and company, 9 p.m.-closing, Friday-Saturday, Oct. 24-25.

Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays; DJ dance music with Dan-O-Mite and DJ mix, Fridays-Saturdays; Salsa Friday, with salsa music and dancing lessons, 9-11 p.m., Friday, Oct. 24; Fallback party, with Dan-O-Mite and DJ mix, 10 p.m.-close, Saturday, Oct. 25; NFL Sunday Ticket, 9 a.m., Sundays; Monday Night Football party, Mondays, at Marlintini's; Scary-oke Karaoke, with Hot Scott, 9 p.m.-close, Tuesday, Oct. 28; Rocky Horror Picture Show, Wednesday, Oct. 29; Local music thirsty Thursdays, with Dag Nabbit, Thursday, Oct. 30; Halloween party, with Dag Nabbit, Friday, Oct. 31.

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, 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.



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