Events Calendar – Dec. 28

WedDec28

$1 Tacos! Bring the whole family
• Beluga Bar and Grill, 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.

Karaoke Kid Hour, Wing Specials $7
• 6-7 p.m. Open at noon. 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

The Muppets (PG)
• 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. 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.

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (PG13)
• 3:15 and 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre. 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.

ThurDec29

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.

Local’s 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 Grill, 235 Ocean Dr. 235-5995

Karaoke with Dax
• 9 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3 mile East End Road, 235-6002.

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

FriDec30

Local’s Night
• 7 p.m. A tribute to country music by Texas Cashmaster Danny Lee. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Local’s Night
• Prime Rib Dinner $18.95, or 15 percent off the menu. Beluga Bar and Grill, 235 Ocean Dr. 235-5995

Johnny’s Friday Matinee Show/Milo Matthews and Tyler Munns duo
• 5-7 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer,  235-1455.

Barroom Roses
• 9 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.

Mariner Alumni Basketball games
• 6 p.m., Girls BB versus Alumni
• 8:30 p.m., Boys v Alumni

Hugo 3D (PG)
• 3:15 and 6 p.m. Director Martin Scorsese employs the 3D format to marvelous effect with this magical story of an orphan, Asa Butterfield, in a 1930s Paris railway station trying to unlock the secret creation left by his father.

New Year’s Eve (PG13)
• 8:45 p.m. Director Garry Marshall leads an extensive ensemble cast through multiple story lines as various New Yorkers prepare for the final night of the year. Romance, love and finding your soulmate are the themes that pull the various couples and singles together as the countdown to the New Year’s Day draws them all closer.

SatDec31

Happy New Year’s Eve!

Kostas Taxi will provide free transportation on New Years Eve night.
• Please Drink Responsibly, don’t drink and drive! Sponsored by Kostas Taxi and Alibi, American Legion, Salty Dawg, Kachemak Bowl, Down East Saloon, B&C Raingutters, Kharacters, Alices Campagne Palace, Otter Room, Erica Walli, AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse and Tavern,Grog Shop, Land’s End Resort. 399-7267 235-1933, 399-8008, 399-8115, 399-1733 299-7268, 399-8888. Eleven cars standing by to make sure you have a safe and HAPPY NEW YEAR!

New Years Bash! Dance to the music of DJ Construct
• The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. , 235-9199

Happy New Year! Champagne Party with 9Spine
 • 9 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse and Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Happy New Year’s Eve with Mo Mo Blues!
• 10 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer, 235-1455.

New Year’s Bash with Milo Matthews and the Negative Ions
• 9 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road.

Fajitas for Two New Year’s Eve Special
• Champagne and dessert, chicken & steak, $40; Seafood or Supreme, $45. Don Joses.

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

Hugo 3D (PG)
• 3:15 and 6 p.m. Director Martin Scorsese employs the 3D format to marvelous effect with this magical story of an orphan, Asa Butterfield, in a 1930s Paris railway station trying to unlock the secret creation left by his father. creation left by his father.

New Year’s Eve (PG13)
• 8:45 p.m. Director Garry Marshall leads an extensive ensemble cast through multiple story lines as various New Yorkers prepare for the final night of the year. Romance, love and finding your soulmate are the themes that pull the various couples and singles together as the countdown to the New Year’s Day draws them all closer.

SunJan1

Happy New Year, with dinner music by Danny Lee
• 6 p.m. open. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235-9949.

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

Sunday Morning Football breakfast
• Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

MonJan2

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

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

Wendell’s Famous Ribs! Monday Night Football!
• 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

Hugo 3D (PG)
• 3:15 and 6 p.m. Director Martin Scorsese employs the 3D format to marvelous effect with this magical story of an orphan, Asa Butterfield, in a 1930s Paris railway station trying to unlock the secret creation left by his father. creation left by his father.

New Year’s Eve (PG13)
• 8:45 p.m. Director Garry Marshall leads an extensive ensemble cast through multiple story lines as various New Yorkers prepare for the final night of the year. Romance, love and finding your soulmate are the themes that pull the various couples and singles together as the countdown to the New Year’s Day draws them all closer.

TueJan3

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 for the full 6 week course or $35.00 per class.

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 Grill, 235 Ocean Dr.
235-5995

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

Texas Hold ‘Em Poker with Jason 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

Hugo 3D (PG)
• 3:15 and 6 p.m. Director Martin Scorsese employs the 3D format to marvelous effect with this magical story of an orphan, Asa Butterfield, in a 1930s Paris railway station trying to unlock the secret creation left by his father.

New Year’s Eve (PG13)
• 8:45 p.m. Director Garry Marshall leads an extensive ensemble cast through multiple story lines as various New Yorkers prepare for the final night of the year. Romance, love and finding your soulmate are the themes that pull the various couples and singles together as the countdown to the New Year’s Day draws them all closer.

Upcoming

Out of the Woodwork Performance Reviews at Homer Council on the Arts
• 5-7 p.m. Jan. 6; and 2-5 p.m. Jan. 8. Call Victoria for more information at 399-0070.

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

Active Parenting Classes
• 9-11 a.m. Methodist Church, Thursdays Jan 5-Feb 9. Active parenting classes. Thursdays 9-11 a.m., starting Jan. 5 running for 6 sessions. Cost $15 for book. Child care available on site. Meeting at Methodist Church. To register call Sherry Stead 235-1320 or sdstead@gmail.com

Bingo at the Homer Elks Club
• Closed Jan. 4. 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, Jan. 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.

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.

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!

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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