Events Calendar – Oct. 26

WedOct26

Zumba
• 6:30 a.m. Aqua Zumba- Bay Club, Maria
• Zumba 11 a.m.-noon, Midtown Cafe, Maria
• 5-6 p.m., Midtown Cafe, Maria
• 6:15-7:15 p.m., Bay Club, Jena

Latin Dance Therapy Workout Class with Jeannette Aragones
• 7:30 p.m. at the High School Green Room, $9 drop-in. 299-1127

Rockstar Karaoke
•The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199.

Open mic with Mike Fairman
• 8:30 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

Evil Dead Night with Ben
• 10 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer, 235-1455.

Country Karaoke w/ Danny Lee
• 8 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern

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

AVATAR 3D Rated PG 13
• 5:30 p.m. Homer Theatre.

THE DEBT Rated R
• 8:45 p.m. Homer Theatre.

ThurOct27

Free Community Meal
• 5-7 p.m. Homer Methodist Church. 770 East End Road. This meal is free and everyone is welcome. We are located at the bottom of the road that leads to the High School.

Harvest Dinner and Dance at Homer Senior Citizens
• 6-9 p.m. $15 single, $25 couple for members, nonmembers $20 and $35. Roast beef, fresh local vegetables and live entertainment. 3935 Svedlund, 235-7655. Buy tickets by Oct. 24 to be eligible for door prize.

Greenfire, Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time
• 7-8:15 p.m. Islands & Ocean Visitor Center. The first full-length, high-definition documentary film ever made about legendary environmentalist Aldo Leopold, Green Fire highlights Leopold’s extraordinary career, tracing how he shaped and influenced the modern environmental movement. Admission is free.

Zumba
• 9 a.m. Aqua Zumba, Bay Club, Maria
• 5:30-6:30 p.m. Zumba, Bay Club, Maria
• 6:30-7:30 p.m. Zumba Toning, Bay Club, Maria

Open Studio
• 6-8 p.m. Every Thursday night. Homer Art & Frame Co. 4001 Lake St.3, Jessica Schallock will be available for mentorship and feedback. Still life subjects provided. Bring your own supplies; all media welcome.

Fifty-Cent wing with homemade sauce
• 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Don Jose’s, Pioneer Ave

Milo Matthews
• The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199.

Danny Lee – Prime Rib Special $16
• 7 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Johnny’s Substandard Variety Show
• 10 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer, 235-1455.

Karaoke with Dax
• 10 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

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

FriOct28

Stronger Together
• 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. A free community training by strengthening families. Training held at Marine Pilot’s building by the Washboard on Ocean Drive. RSVP Birth 2 Three at 235-6044.

Chapman School Halloween Carnival
• 6-8 p.m. Chapman School. Lots of Games & Prizes . Game Tickets at the Door. Raffle Drawing (Chapman Office has tickets or buy at the carnival. Silent Auction (fundraiser for 8th Grade Graduation). Concession Stand

Half-price appetizers and weekend specials
• 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Don Jose’s, Pioneer Ave.

Dance Music
• The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199.

9Spine – Prime Rib Dinner $21
• 9 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Johnny’s Friday Matinee
• 5-7 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer, 235-1455.

Carlyle Watt & and the Super Saturated Super Strings
• 10 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer, 235-1455.

The Barroom Roses
• 10 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

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

DOLPHIN TALE Rated PG
• 3:30 p.m. And 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Based on an amazing true story, this film tells the story of Winter, a dolphin whose life is saved by the determination of a young boy named Sawyer (Nathan Gamble).

DREAM HOUSE Rated PG13
• 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre. Successful publisher Will Atenton (Daniel Craig) quit a job in New York City to relocate his wife, Libby (Rachel Weisz), and two girls to a quaint New England town. A frightfully scary haunted house movie for Halloween week!

SatOct29

Halloween Party at Timeless Toys
• 1:30 – 3 p.m. Come in costume, treats, refreshments and fun! 3657 Main Street, 235-1359.

Halloween Carnival at Elks Lodge
•1 p.m. to 4 p.m. with games, crafts and prizes.

Stronger Together
• 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. A free community training by strengthening families. Training held at Marine Pilot’s building by the Washboard on Ocean Drive. RSVP Birth 2 Three at 235-6044.

Halloween Bash! DJ Encyclopedia Brown
• The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199. Costume Contest begins at midnight. Lots of cash prizes.

9Spine with Halloween costume contest!
• 9 p.m., AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235-9949.

Prime Rib Dinner $21
• AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Yellow Cabin Halloween Warm-up party!
• 10 p.m., Kharacters

Halloween Party with Super Saturated Sugar Strings!
• 9 p.m., Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road Prizes, food, music and fun!

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

DOLPHIN TALE Rated PG
• 3:30 p.m. And 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Based on an amazing true story, this film tells the story of Winter, a dolphin whose life is saved by the determination of a young boy named Sawyer (Nathan Gamble).

DREAM HOUSE Rated PG13
• 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre. Successful publisher Will Atenton (Daniel Craig) quit a job in New York City to relocate his wife, Libby (Rachel Weisz), and two girls to a quaint New England town. A frightfully scary haunted house movie for Halloween week!

SunOct30

The Upstairs Boutique
• 2-5 p.m. Halloween Party, no tricks but lots of treats. Three hours of prizes, refreshments and treats. 448 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-2300.

Homer Dog Trainers Halloween Open House
• 1-4 p.m. Bring your dogs in for games, prizes, food, costumes and photos. 3804 Heath Street, 235-8053.

The Masquerade Ball
• 3 p.m. Mariner Theatre. Kenai Peninsula Orchestra present in concert Central Peninsula Community Orchestra; Homer Youth String Orchestra Club; Encore Dancers. $10 general admission.

Danny Lee
• 6 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235-9949.

NFL and NHL Tickets
• Come in for a chance to win a cruise! Tavern open at 9 a.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235-9949.

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at 11 a.m. on the Homer Spit. New Bacardi Oakheart on special today through Oct. 29.

Billy Strain Duo
• The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199.

Sunday Morning Football Breakfast.
• Open at 9am, Food at 10am Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

Art Lessons
• Noon at Homer Council on the Arts. Call Sharlan Watson at 399-0059 for more info.

Tyler Munns Cabaret
• 8:30 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at 11 a.m. on the Homer Spit. New Bacardi Oakheart on special today through Oct. 29

DOLPHIN TALE Rated PG
• 3:30 p.m. And 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Based on an amazing true story, this film tells the story of Winter, a dolphin whose life is saved by the determination of a young boy named Sawyer (Nathan Gamble).

DREAM HOUSE Rated PG13
• 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre. Successful publisher Will Atenton (Daniel Craig) quit a job in New York City to relocate his wife, Libby (Rachel Weisz), and two girls to a quaint New England town. A frightfully scary haunted house movie for Halloween week!

MonOct31

Zumba
• 5:15- 6:15pm Zumba, Community School Green Room, Maria
• 6:15-7:15, The Bay Club, Jena

All You Can Eat Pasta
• 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Don Jose’s, Pioneer Ave.

Monday Night Football
• AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235-9949.

Halloween Karaoke With Dax
• The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199. Costume and performance prizes.

Trick or treat the Homestead Cabin
• October 31, 4-6pm, Historic Harrington Homestead Cabin
The Pratt invites families to put on their Halloween costumes and trick or treat the homestead  cabin.  All ages are welcome, especially children in K through 6.

Halloween Night with the Pillage People
• Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

Art Lessons
• Noon at Homer Council on the Arts. Call Sharlan Watson at 399-0059 for more info.

Kids Eat Free on Halloween
• 4-7 p.m. One free child’s meal with the purchase of an adult entreé

Salty Dawg
• Annual Halloween Bash open at 2 p.m. Costume party, food, fun and cash prizes. Food at 6 p.m. Located on the on the Homer Spit, 235-6718.

DOLPHIN TALE Rated PG
• 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Based on an amazing true story, this film tells the story of Winter, a dolphin whose life is saved by the determination of a young boy named Sawyer (Nathan Gamble).

DREAM HOUSE Rated PG13
• 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre. Successful publisher Will Atenton (Daniel Craig) quit a job in New York City to relocate his wife, Libby (Rachel Weisz), and two girls to a quaint New England town. A frightfully scary haunted house movie for Halloween week!

TueNov1

Zumba
• 9 a.m. Aqua Zumba, The Bay Club, Maria
• 11 a.m.-noon, Midtown Cafe, Maria
• 5-6 p.m., Midtown Cafe, Maria
• 6:15-7:15 p.m., The Bay Club, Jena

Advanced Drawing with Jessica Schallock
• 10 a.m.-noon. thru Nov. 22. Homer Art & Frame Co. Learn tips and techniques for creating realistic drawings in pencil, charcoal, full color pastel. Color theory, organization of complex subjects and more will be covered. $150 for the six-week course or $35 per session.

Taco Tuesdays
• 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. $1.50 ground beef tacos at Don Jose’s on Pioneer Avenue.

Hillary Arwen
• The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199.

Texas Hold’em Poker
• 6 p.m. – midnight. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse, 120 Bunnell Ave. 235-9949

Craft night, music by Milo Matthews
• 10 p.m. Kharacters

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at noon-8ish on the Homer Spit.

DOLPHIN TALE Rated PG
• 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Based on an amazing true story, this film tells the story of Winter, a dolphin whose life is saved by the determination of a young boy named Sawyer (Nathan Gamble).

DREAM HOUSE Rated PG13
• 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre. Successful publisher Will Atenton (Daniel Craig) quit a job in New York City to relocate his wife, Libby (Rachel Weisz), and two girls to a quaint New England town. A frightfully scary haunted house movie for Halloween week!

Upcoming

Coming Soon to AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse:
• Nov 4: Maybrey Brothers; Nov 5: Here 2 Play; Nov 13: Sadie Hawkin’s Dance

Annual Scandinavian Dinner
• 6 p.m. Faith Lutheran Church. Friday, Nov. 4. Lutefisk, fresh Lefse, Swedish Meatballs, pickled herring and more. Call 235-7600 to reserve a ticket.

Arts and Crafts Fair
• 10am-4 p.m. November 12 & 13, Homer Emblem Club. Arts & Crafts Fair held in the bottom of the Homer Elks Lodge. Open to the public. An excellent way to get some
early Christmas shopping done.

Ongoing

ArtQuest
• Thursdays from 4-5 p.m., through Dec. 1. Art classes for children in grades 3-8, taught by certified art teacher Marie Alexson. Fee for the series of 8 classes is $80. Homer Council on the Arts, 355 West Pioneer Ave. For information call 235-4288
Other

Pioneer Clubs
• Wednesday nights 6:30 – 8:20 p.m., Christian Community Church. This midweek club for kids ages 4 years – 6th grade is held October through April at Christian Community Church, 3838 Bartlett St. 235-8291.

MAPP Quarterly Meeting
• 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4. Quarterly Meeting for MAPP of the Southern Kenai Peninsula. Hear updates on the Community Health Improvement Plan and participate in planning for the coming year. Lunch will be provided.Upstairs at the Kachemak Bay Campus. Contact: Sharon Whytal, project coordinator, at 399-4027

PRATT MUSEUM

WINTER HOURS
Open Tuesday-Sunday, 12 noon-5 pm. Closed Mondays
 
FISH FEEDINGS
Every Tuesday & Friday at 4 pm, Marine Gallery
Help feed the intertidal creatures in the aquaria.  Fish feeding is fun, free and all are welcome!
 
TICKETS ON SALE FOR
ANCIENT RITZ: A NIGHT ON THE NILE
Tickets for the annual Ritz auction fundraiser are on sale now until the Ritz event on Saturday  Nov. 5, or until they are sold out.  To purchase tickets please call or stop by the Museum or the Homer Bookstore. This year’s theme is Ancient Ritz: A Night on the Nile.  Proceeds from the Ritz auction help support the exhibits and education programs at Pratt Museum.

ANCIENT RITZ: A NIGHT ON THE NILE ART PREVIEW EXHIBIT     
• Through Nov. 3, Special Exhibits Gallery
This exhibit allows visitors to preview the art to be auctioned at the Pratt’s annual Ritz fundraiser.  The theme for 2011 is Ancient Ritz: A Night on the Nile and the auction event will be held Nov. 5.  Please call or stop by the museum or the Homer Bookstore to purchase tickets. 
 
ANCIENT RITZ: A NIGHT ON THE NILE
• Saturday Nov. 5, 6:30-10pm, Pratt Museum
Pratt Museum’s annual Ritz fundraiser features art and adventure packages offered in both a silent and an outcry auction, abundant hors d’oeuvres and drinks, entertainment, desserts and coffee. The Ritz event takes place at the Pratt Museum with an Afterlife party at Alice’s Champagne Palace directly following. Join the fun and purchase your tickets today at Pratt Museum or the Homer Bookstore.

CURRENT EXHIBITS

 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. 
 
EDUCATION PROGRAMS
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.

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