What's happening

Posted: Thursday, December 06, 2001

Theater

"King Island Christmas," 7:30 tonight, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday, Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Show appropriate for ages 2 and up. Tickets are $18 to $22 Friday and Saturday nights, and $13 to $17 matinees and weekdays.

"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever," 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, at Northern Light United Church, free, but donations accepted. Production of Northern Light Junior Theater, directed by J. Althea.

"HelloHiThanks," a theatrical clown show by Emily Windover, 7 p.m. Friday, 4:30 and 7 p.m. Saturday at the Goldtown Nickelodeon Theater, tickets at the door, $5-$15 sliding scale.

Concerts

Home For The Holidays: Top Cover, 7 tonight, Centennial Hall, free, eight-piece pop and rock band doing holiday and popular music, part of the Air Force band based in Anchorage.

Juneau-Douglas High School Choirs and Orchestras, 7 p.m. Tuesday, jazz bands, intermediate and concert band and wind ensemble, 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, about 1 1/2-2 hours, free, but donations welcome.

Events

A musical celebration of the life of Tim Wood, 7 p.m. Sunday, Alaskan Hotel Bar, benefit for Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, music provided by bands and musicians Wood played with during his life in Juneau - Rockfish, C-Notes, B-Natural Boys, Salsa Borealis and The Dock Tones.

Authors

"Looking For Alaska," booksigning with author Peter Jenkins, 35 p.m. Saturday at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall. Slide show, reading and booksigning 3 p.m. Sunday at the Juneau Empire, 7 p.m. Monday at the Back Room at the Silverbow Inn. All are free.

"Patriotism and the American Land," presentation by author Richard Nelson, 7:30 tonight, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library, free.

 

Exhibits

"Found and Assembled in Alaska," art exhibit at the Alaska State Museum, opening reception 4:30-7 p.m., talk at 7 p.m. at the museum with exhibit co-curator Julie Decker of Anchorage.

"Double Vision: Two Photographic Perspectives," photographs by Shar Fox and Katja Geldhof, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery. Opening reception 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday.

"Studio Art Sale," 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Suite 200 in the Arcticorp Building, Fourth and Harris Streets, baskets, jewelry, cards, fiber arts and ornaments bt Jenna O'Fontanella, Patty McDonnell, Leah Sturgis and Amy Fletcher.

Artist H. Bonnet, noon-6 p.m. Saturday, Glacier Gallery, artist with new print and original paintings.

"George Provost Solo Exhibition," and Sonya Kelliher-Combs Solo Exhibition, at the Alaska State Museum.

"Tell Me What You See: Poems and Paintings by Women," art exhibit at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum.

Night Life

The Bobb Family Band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday at the Alaskan Bar, no cover; open mike 8 p.m.-midnight tonight.

Guitarist and singer Luckey Walker, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Hangar on the Wharf, no cover.

Open mike, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesday nights at the Imperial Saloon.

Monkey Wrench, Vancouver B.C., rock trio, 9:30 p.m.-closing Friday and Saturday at Marlintini's Lounge.

Coffeehouse performances, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday, Northern Light United Church, free, call Greg Boettner 586-3131.

Kenny Knapp, singer and guitarist, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and Saturday at the Sandbar. No cover.



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