Events Calendar – Dec. 21

WedDec21

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
• 6-7:30p.m. every third Wednesday of the month at the Homer Senior Citizens. Call Carol at 399-3011 for more information.

$1 Tacos! Bring the whole family
• Beluga Bar and Grille, 235 Ocean Dr. 235-5995

Karaoke with Dax
• 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. Hosting your Homer review of local talent.

Wing Specials $7/Karaoke Kid Hour
• 6-7p.m. Bring the whole family! AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave., 235-9949

Country Karaoke w/Danny Lee
• 8 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave., 235-9949

Don Jose’s Date Night
• 2 combo plates, 2 movie tickets, 1 dessert. $40

Kwiz Night with the Kwiz Kitten
• 8 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer, 235-1455.

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

Happy Feet 2 (PG)
• 6 p.m. This animated sequel continues the adventures of dancing penguin Mumble, the love of his life Gloria and their son Erik, who has problems dancing. (1hr, 50min)
This movie is in 3D!

Immortals (R)
• 8:15 p.m. Mickey Rourke plays King Hyperion, the leader of an army bent on destruction. Theseus is the stonemason secretly chosen by Zeus to save mankind with the aid of the powerful Epirus Bow. (2hrs)
This movie is in 3D!

ThurDec22

Fifty-Cent wings with homemade sauce
• 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Don Jose’s, 127 W. Pioneer Avenue.

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

Rev. Poor Child- Christmas Guitar Instrumentals 
• Noon-2 p.m. at Sweetberries Cafe

Locals Night
• Steak specials starting at $14. Music by Danny Lee, AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Fifty-cent wing night!
• Beluga Bar and Grille, 235 Ocean Dr. 235-5995

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

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at noon to 8ish p.m. on the Homer Spit.

Zumba
• 9 a.m. Aqua Zumba, Bay Club, Maria
• 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bay Club, Maria
• 6:30-7:30 p.m. Zumba Toning, Bay Club, Maria
• 7-8 p.m. Chapman School, Anchor Point, Gretchen

FriDec23

Locals’ Night
• Prime Rib Dinner $18.95, or 15% off the menu. Beluga Bar and Grille, 235 Ocean Dr. 235-5995
Rev. Poor Child- Christmas Guitar Instrumentals
• 3-5 p.m., All Hopped up Espresso

Homer High Alumni Night
• 6-8 p.m., live music by Sam Bowler 
• 9 p.m. Jay C. Smith
Door prizes and prime rib special $21
• AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse and Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Johnny’s Friday Matinee Show/Milo Matthews
• 5-7 p.m.
• 10 p.m. Iron Mermaid Christmas party
Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer,  235-1455.

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

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

The Muppets (PG)
• 6 p.m. Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie and all the gang are back in this story of a reunion of the Muppet characters to save their old theatre from a greedy oilman. (2 hrs)

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (PG13)
• 3:15 and 8:30 p.m. Sherlock Holmes has always been the smartest man in the room … until now. The cunning new criminal mastermind, Professor Moriarty is always one step ahead of Holmes as he spins a web of death and destruction. (2hrs)

Bad Santa Party
• Bring your bad self. Alibi, 453 E. Pioneer, 235-9199

SatDec24

Faith Lutheran Church Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
•6 p.m. Christian Community Church
Hosted this year by Christian Community Church, please join us in celebrating the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ, with an evening worship service complete with Christmas carols, Bible readings of Jesus’ birth, candlelight, and – new this year – selections from Handel’s Messiah sung by a choir. Everyone is welcome.

DJ Construct
• The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. , 235-9199

Last Chance to see Santa!
• 12:30-3:30 p.m.
Reverend Poorchild Christmas Guitar
 • 6 -9 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse and Tavern, $21 prime rib special, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

The Bar Humbugs
• 10 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer, 235-1455.

Christmas Eve Breakfast
• 10 a.m. Scrambled eggs, ham, and cheesy potatoes!
• 9 p.m. Music by Luke Smith Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road.

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at noon to 8ish p.m. on the Homer Spit.

The Muppets (PG)
• 4 p.m. Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie and all the gang are back in this story of a reunion of the Muppet characters to save their old theatre from a greedy oilman. (2 hrs)

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (PG13)
• 1 p.m. Sherlock Holmes has always been the smartest man in the room … until now. The cunning new criminal mastermind, Professor Moriarty is always one step ahead of Holmes as he spins a web of death and destruction. (2hrs)

SunDec25

Alcoholics Anonymous CHRISTMAS DAY potluck and extended meetings
• Noon-10 p.m. Homer End of The Road Group of Alcoholics Anonymous will be hosting a Christmas Day potluck and meeting marathon, 126 W. Pioneer Dr. No.1

Kharacters
• 3 p.m. Merry Christmas. Ham and goodies!

Merry Christmas
• 5 p.m. open. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235-9949.

Free pool
• The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199.

Open from noon until close
• Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

Homer Theatre
• Closed. Happy Holidays from the Homer Theatre staff!

MonDec26

Ski Your Age
• 9 a.m. -4 p.m., Sunset Loop Trailhead on Diamond Ridge. Bring you holiday leftovers and enjoy a day of skiing on our local trails. Ski your age in kilometers, and join the century club by skiing 100km minus your age, or tally the kilometers skied by your family.

Rev. Poor Child- Christmas Guitar Instrumentals
• 3-5 p.m. NaMi Center/Refuge Chapel. Free dinner

All You Can Eat Pasta!
• 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Don Jose’s, 127 W. Pioneer Avenue.

Wendell’s Famous Ribs!
• AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235-9949.

Monday Night Football and Taco Bar
• Food at half-time. Game Night after football. Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

Salty Dawg
• Open daily at noon to 8ish p.m. on the Homer Spit.

Zumba
• 5:30-6:30 p.m. Community School Green Room, Maria
• 6:30-7:30 p.m. Faith Lutheran Church, Gretchen

The Muppets (PG)
• 6 p.m. Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie and all the gang are back in this story of a reunion of the Muppet characters to save their old theatre from a greedy oilman. (2 hrs)

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (PG13)
• 3:15 and 8:30 p.m. Sherlock Holmes has always been the smartest man in the room … until now. The cunning new criminal mastermind, Professor Moriarty is always one step ahead of Holmes as he spins a web of death and destruction. (2hrs)

TueDec27

Beginning Water Color With Marali
• 1- 3p.m. Homer Art and Frame Co. A fun and infromative course that will cover all the fundamentals of water color painting. Tuesdays thru Jan., 24.
$180.00 for the full 6 week course or $35.00 per class.

Rev. Poor Child- Christmas Guitar Instrumentals
• 12:30 – 3 p.m. at Friendship Center

Taco Tuesdays
• 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.  $1.50 ground beef tacos at Don Jose’s, 127 W. Pioneer Avenue.

Burger and Brew
• Beluga Bar and Grille, 235 Ocean Dr.
235-5995

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

Texas Hold ‘Em Poker with Jason
6pm – Midnight
Tuesday Tacos Specials!   3 for $5
• 6 p.m. – midnight.  AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse, 120 Bunnell Ave. 235-9949

Craft night, Music with Milo Matthews
• Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer, 235-1455.

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

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

The Muppets (PG)
• 3:30 and 6 p.m. Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie and all the gang are back in this story of a reunion of the Muppet characters to save their old theatre from a greedy oilman. (2 hrs)

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (PG13)
• 8:30 p.m. Sherlock Holmes has always been the smartest man in the room … until now. The cunning new criminal mastermind, Professor Moriarty is always one step ahead of Holmes as he spins a web of death and destruction. (2hrs)

Upcoming

Bowl For the Kid’s Sake Tournament
• March 3, 2012. Annual fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters. Sign up for a team in
January and February and raise money for this great mentoring program in Homer. Build your own team or join an existing one. All teams join us for bowling, pizza, food and fun at the Kachemak Bowling lanes. To join a team and get a pledge sheet – contact Susan Kirn 235-8397 or e-mail susan.kirn@bbbsak.org”susan.kirn@bbbsak.org

Free ice skating and skate rentals.
• Jan. 14, 1-2 p.m. Come celebrate national mentoring month with Big Brothers Big Sisters and the Kevin Bell Ice Arena. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Open to the public.

Ongoing

Bingo at the Homer Elks Club
• Closed for the holidays Dec. 21 and 24, and Jan. 4, 2012. Emblem Club Bingo will resume at the Elks Lodge on Jan. 11, 2012.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
• 6-7:30 p.m. every third Wednesday of the month at the Homer Senior Citizens. Call Carol at 399-3011 for more information.

Beginning Water Color With Marali
• 1-3 p.m., 4001 Lake St 3, Homer, AK, 99603. Dec. 20, 27, Jan. 3, 10,17 and 24. A fun and informative course that will cover all the fundamentals of water color painting. Tuesdays December, 20, thru January, 24. $180 for the full 6 week course or $35.00 per class.

Creative Communities at Homer Council of the Arts
• 1st and 3rd Mondays: Writers’ Refuge 5:30-8:30 p.m.
• 2nd and 4th Mondays: TheaterWorks 6-9 p.m.
• Every Tuesday:  Salon 5-9 p.m.
• 1st and 3rd Wednesday: Art City Sings 6-7:30 p.m.
• 2nd and 4th Wednesday: Musicians Roundtable 6-8 p.m.

Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies Snowshoe Rental Program.
• Free for members, for all others, rent five times and the sixth is free.  Rentals available 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thru April 1, 2012.

Hospice of Homer 2011 Light Up A Life Program
• 10 a.m.-5p.m. The Lobby of the Wells Fargo Bank. Mid December through the end of December. Light-Up-A Life is a heart warming Hospice fundraising project that
offers community members the opportunity to remember and honor their
loved ones during the holiday season

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

Preschool Story Hour Homer Public Library
• 10-11 a.m. Every Wednesday. For parents and children ages 3 to 5 years old in the Joy Griffin Children’s Room at the Library. Preschool Story Hour features talented readers who are passionate about children’s books. They often sing and play instruments.

Homer Public Library Knitting circle
• 2-5 p.m. Every Monday. Open to all ages and skill levels.

Lapsit – Homer Public Library
• 11:30-12 a.m. every Thursday. For parents and children up to 24 months in age in the Joy Griffin Children’s Room at the Library. Early literacy development is the focus of the Small Fry Lapsit. This program is arranged so that each young child, under 2 years of age, sits on an adult’s lap during the reading.

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