Events Calendar – June 1

WedJune1

Zumba!
• Noon-1 p.m. and 5-6 p.m. Midtown Cafe on Pioneer Avenue.

Stanley Cup Finals – Boston @ Vancouver
• 4 p.m. Alice’s Champagne Palace

Mike Fairman, open mic
• 8:30 p.m. Down East Saloon

Hobo Jim’s Frontier Show
• 9 p.m. Duggan’s Pub

Tim Heimbold Solo
• 10 p.m. Kharacters

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at 11 a.m. on the Homer Spit

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: On Stranger Tides (PG13)
• 3 p.m.; 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. Homer Theatre. GREATEST SAGA OF THE HIGH SEAS!

ThurJune2

NBA Dallas @ Miami (game 2)
• 5 p.m. Alice’s Champagne Palace

Karaoke with Dax
• 10 p.m. Down East Saloon

Live music by Tyler Munns
• 7 p.m. Duggan’s Waterfront Pub

Steak Night, $13.95
• 7 p.m. Duggan’s Waterfront Pub

Johnny’s Substandard Variety Show
• 10 p.m. Kharacters

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at 11 a.m. on the Homer Spit

FriJune3

Carnival on corner of Lake Street and Homer Bypass. Games, rides and food.
• noon-10 p.m.

Yarns of Alaska
• 7:30 p.m. Pier One Theatre on the Spit, Wasilla storyteller Moose Jaw (AJ) Siems. Reservations 235-7333.

Pioneers of Alaska Garage Sale
• 12-5 p.m. Kachemak Community Center, on East End Drive and Bear Creek Drive.

First Friday
• 5-7:30 p.m. Picture Alaska and Art Shop Gallery, on Pioneer Avenue.

Landscapes of Alaska – By Jim Buncak
• 5-7:30 p.m., The Art Shop Gallery

Ghost Marker Studies – By Jannah Sexton Atkins
• 5-7:30 p.m., Picture Alaska Art Gallery

Uplift! Homegrown Reggae, $5 cover
• 9 p.m. Alice’s Champagne Palace

Iron Mermaid, 80s dance party
• 10 p.m. Down East Saloon

Gary Sloan & the Workin’ Man Blues
• 9 p.m. Duggan’s Pub

Johnny’s Friday Matinee Show
• 5-7 p.m. Kharacters

Hillary Arwen
• 10 p.m. Kharacters

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at 11 a.m. on the Homer Spit

Rio
• 3 p.m. And 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Ice Age creators put together this dazzling animated adventure.

Soul Suffer
• 8:15 Homer Theatre. This amazing story of a 13-year-old who lost her arm surfing by a tiger shark

SatJune4

Carnival on corner of Lake Street and Homer Bypass. Games, rides and food.
• 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Youth-Only Fishing Day at the Homer Spit
• 12:01 a.m. – 11: 59 p.m. A portion of the Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon. Department of Fish and Game staff will be on hand from 3-6 p.m. to show kids the basics of fishing, including setting up fishing gear, tying fishing knots, releasing fish and more. Fishing rods will be available to loan to kids without rods for their use.

Hobo Jim’s Frontier Show
• 1 p.m. & 3 p.m. Duggan’s Pub

The Homer Fishing Rod Lender Program loans spinning rods, free of charge, to all anglers for up to a week. Rod and gear checkout is at the Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center or the Homer ADF&G Office.

Yarns of Alaska
• 7:30 p.m. Pier One Theatre on the Spit, Wasilla storyteller Moose Jaw (AJ) Siems. Reservations 235-7333.

Homer Intuitive Arts Festival
• 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Homer Elks Lodge, festival booths, lectures and great food.

Strut Your Mutt
• 10 a.m. June 4, Registration; walks begins at 11 a.m. Park behind old middle school.

Pioneers of Alaska Garage Sale
• 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Kachemak Community Center, on East End Drive and Bear Creek Drive.

Homer Garden Club Annual Plant Sale
• 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 4, Homer City Hall – 491 E. Pioneer Ave. Homer Gardeners share with the Community. Annual fund raiser for Homer Garden Club: giant tomato plants, perennials, 75 Peony plants, vegetables, annuals, and indoor plants. Meet the gardeners and learn their secrets.

American Legion Auxiliary Pig Roast
• 6-8 p.m. For Coast Guard Crew and Family; Veterans and their
family. American Legion Post, 2.5 Mile East Road

NHL Boston @ Vancouver
• 4 p.m. Alice’s Champagne Palace.

Elders on Fire – get on the dance floor!
• 9 p.m. Alice’s Champagne Palace.

The Whiskey Richards (San Fransisco Hon-key tonk)
• 9 p.m. Down East Saloon

Barroom Roses
• 10 p.m. Kharacters

Gary Sloan & the Workin’ Man Blues
• 9 p.m. Duggan’s Pub

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at 11 a.m. on the Homer Spit

Rio
• 3 p.m. And 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Ice Age creators put together this dazzling animated adventure.

Soul Suffer
• 8:15 Homer Theatre. This amazing story of a 13-year-old who lost her arm surfing by a tiger shark

SunJune5

Homer Intuitive Arts Festival
• 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Homer Elks Lodge, festival booths, lectures and great food.

Carnival!
• Noon-7 p.m.

Sunday softball supper!
NBA Miami @ Dallas
• 4 p.m. Alice’s Champagne Palace

Piano Jukebox with Tyler Munns
• 8:30 p.m. Down East Saloon

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at 11 a.m. on the Homer Spit

Rio
• 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Ice Age creators put together this dazzling animated adventure.

Soul Suffer
• 8:15 Homer Theatre. This amazing story of a 13-year-old who lost her arm surfing by a tiger shark

MonJune6

Wing night!
• Alice’s Champagne Palace
NHL: Vancouver @ Boston
• 4 p.m. Alice’s Champagne Palace

Texas Hold’em Poker Nite
• 6 p.m.-midnight Duggan’s Pub

Game night with Jeff – free games, pool
• Down East Saloon

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at 11 a.m. on the Homer Spit

Rio
• 3 p.m. And 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Ice Age creators put together this dazzling animated adventure.

Soul Suffer
• 8:15 Homer Theatre. This amazing story of a 13-year-old who lost her arm surfing by a tiger shark

TueJune7

Zumba!
• Noon-1 p.m. Midtown Cafe on Pioneer Avenue.

NBA Miami @ Dallas
• 5 p.m. Alice’s Champagne Palace

$10 burger and brew
• Alice’s Champagne Palace

Taco Tuesdays $5 specials
• Duggan’s Pub

Craft night with music by Tyler Munns
• 10 p.m. Kharacters

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at 11 a.m. on the Homer Spit

Rio
• 3 p.m. And 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Ice Age creators put together this dazzling animated adventure.

Soul Suffer
• 8:15 Homer Theatre. This amazing story of a 13-year-old who lost her arm surfing by a tiger shark

Upcoming

Bluegrass Music Camp for kids
• 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, June 8; Friday, June 10, Glacierview Baptist Church. Tuition: $180. Contact: Mo Wilkinson 235-9355, 299-3573 mokibay@yahoo.com
For more information, faculty listing, pictures, and online registration and payment, please visit ww.bluegrasscampsforkids.com.

Punt, Pass and Kick registration event
• 4-6 p.m. June 11, West Homer Elementary Field for girls and boys ages 7-15 years old. For more information, e-mail Homer.Raiders@yahoo.com or go to www.popwarnerHomer.com.

Other


Pratt Museum

SUMMER HOURS
• Open Every Day 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

FISH FEEDINGS
• Every Tuesday and Friday at 4 p.m. in the Marine Room at Pratt Museum. Help feed the intertidal creatures in the aquaria. Fish feeding is fun, free and all are welcome.

Upcoming Events

FACING THE ELEMENTS 2011
• Exhibit Opening Reception: June 17, 5 p.m. On display June 17 through October 1, Pratt Museum Forest Trail. The Pratt presents its annual outdoor art exhibit, Facing the Elements, located along the Museum’s forest trail. This exhibition is completely open to the elements and offers artists the natural surroundings as a unique backdrop.

EDUCATION PROGRAMS

HISTORIC HARBOR WALKING TOURS
• Fridays and Saturdays, through Aug. 20 at 3 p.m. Meet on the Spit at the Pratt Wheelhouse near the Salty Dawg, $5 per person. Join a Museum docent to walk the historic docks of the Homer Harbor while hearing stories of local history, a memorable array of local characters and boats of all types.

UPCOMING EDUCATION PROGRAMS
NATURE ART SUMMER WORKSHOP
• Monday June 13 through Thursday June 16, 2-5 p.m. each day. This free week long program is open to students in grades 6, 7 and 8, pre-registration is required. Join us for a week of creative hands-on EcoArt and explore the interconnections between art, nature and the beauty of place. Participants will produce work for the Facing the Elements exhibit located on the Pratt’s forest trail. Outdoor activity, rain or shine!

FOREST ECOLOGY TRAIL WALKS
• Thursday evenings, June 16 through August 11, at 6 p.m. Meet at trailhead behind the Museum. Join a Pratt Museum docent at the Forest Ecology Trailhead behind the Museum for an hour of interesting and informative forest ecology discovery. There is no fee to participate.

Various education programs are taking place throughout the year at the Pratt. Check out our website for more details, www.prattmuseum.org and click on our calendar of events.

CURRENT EXHIBITS
BRISTOL BAY SCULPTURES AND PHOTOGRAPHS BY MAYGEN JANNETTA AND SCOTT DICKERSON
• April 15- June 26, Special Exhibits Gallery. In this exhibit, Maygen and Scott collaborate to explore the dynamic sentiments of Bristol Bay. This engaging show will steep its viewers in the beauty and complexity of the region.

KACHEMAK BAY: AN EXPLORATION OF PEOPLE AND PLACE
• Pratt Museum permanent exhibit. This innovative exhibit is a complete redesign of the Pratt’s main galleries, with Phase I completed in 2004. Community-based videos, photo essays, computer interactives, and visitor-controlled remote video technology take visitors beyond the museum walls to historic and contemporary life around Kachemak Bay, providing an intimate means of understanding people and place.

CALL FOR ENTRIES FACING THE ELEMENTS 2011 The Pratt Museum seeks work for its outdoor art exhibit, Facing the Elements, located along the Museum’s forest trail.
This exhibition is completely open to the elements and offers artists the natural surroundings as a unique backdrop.

Monday June 6, Wednesday June 15, 10 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Registration at the Pratt Admission Desk ($10 fee), site selection and installation of art. For more details, contact the Pratt.

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