Eventsa Calendar – Feb. 1

WedFeb1

Fish On! Kachemak Bay Fish & Fishing Discovery Lab
• 3 – 5 p.m. at AK Islands & Ocean Visitor Center. Are you thinking about fishing season yet? Need to bone up on the best lures and bait, learn a few surefire knots, review your rockfish ID, and zone in on the hot spots for halibut? Get a jump on the fishing season at this free, fun, hands-on lab for all ages. Contact Jessica at 226-4657 for info.

Heart Smart Eating
• 6 p.m. SPH Training Center. A community forum to learn how to incorporate tasty, heart-healthy foods into your diet, perfect for those confused about diets and dos and don’ts. Presenter Bette Seaman, registered dietitian and nutritionist at South Peninsula Hospital, will share 30 years experience in nutrition and healthy cooking.

Youth Musical Theatre Program
• The production of “Annie” starts today and will be held Wednesdays 3:30-5:45 p.m. Ages 8 to adult. Auditions are at 3:30 p.m. at HCOA Call 235-4288 for info. Or go to: http://homerart.org/calendar/events/musical-theater-program-mentoring-emerging-performers/.

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

Karaoke with Dax
• 10 p.m. 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
• 6-7:30 p.m. Bring the whole family. to AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave., 235-9949

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

Don Jose’s Date Night
• 2 combos, 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

We Bought a Zoo (PG)
• 5:30 p.m. A recently widowed man buys a house in the middle of a zoo with the hope of rebuilding his relationship with his kids.

Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol (PG 13)
• 8:15 p.m. Homer Theatre. The fourth MI film has agent Ethan Hunt and his I.M.F. team being disavowed by the president following an explosion at the Kremlin.

ThurFeb2

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

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

Local’s Night
• 6 p.m. Country Classics Dinner Music with 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, 3.5 Mile East End Road

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. Toning, Bay Club, Maria
• 7-8 p.m. Chapman School, A. P., Gretchen

Alaska Ocean Film Festival
• 6 p.m. The 2012 Alaska Ocean Film Festival washes ashore at the Homer Theatre. Elude sea monsters in Holland, canoe from Valdez to Whittier, and more in this action packed evening of ocean shorts. Tickets are $10. Sponsored by the Alaska Center for the Environment.

FriFeb3

Uncorked “Connoisseur de Amore”
• Land’s End on the Homer Spit; 235-0406

DJ and Dancing
• 10 p.m. The Alibi

First Friday with local artist Dennis C. Anderson
• 5 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Hillary Arwen
• 9 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Local’s Night
• Beluga Bar and Grill, 235 Ocean Dr. 235-5995

Johnny’s Friday Matinee Show; Live Music
• 5-7 p.m; 10p.m. Kharacters, 235-1455.

Iron Mermaid
• 9 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End

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

Joyful Noise (PG13)
• 3:30p.m. and 6p.m. Dolly Parton and Queen Latifah play adversaries in this story of a small Georgia town’s church choir and their quest to win the National Joyful Noise Competition. Queen Latifah is the new choir director who favors tradition while Parton plays the widow of the former director who wants to spice things up.

Contraband (R)
• 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre. Kate Beckinsale, Mark Wahlberg. Chris Farraday long ago abandoned his life of crime, but after his brother-in-law, Andy (Caleb Landry Jones), botches a drug deal for his ruthless boss, Tim Briggs, Chris is forced back into doing what he does best-running contraband-to settle Andy’s debt.

SatFeb4

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

Barroom Roses
• 10 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer, 235-1455.

Milo Matthews
• 9 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse and Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Avenue, 235-9949.

Super Saturated Sugar Strings
• 9 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road.

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

Joyful Noise (PG-13)
• 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. Homer Theatre.

Contraband (R)
• 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre.

SunFeb5

Superbowl XLV at the Homer Theatre!
• Doors open at 2p.m. Come see the Big Game on the Big Screen. Family Friendly, $20 general admission; $15 seniors (60+); $50 family of four or more; includes soft drink, popcorn or chips and salsa, and your choice of hot dog, pretzel, 8-inch pizza; 2 mini burritos or chicken wings. Additional food catered by Don Jose. All additional concession available for purchase.

Joyful Noise (PG-13)
• 6:00 p.m. Homer Theatre (may be delayed due to game)

Contraband (R)
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre

Superbowl Sunday! Kids eat free all Day! Dinner music with Danny Lee after the game
• 6 p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse & Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235-9949.

Superbowl! 3 big screens! Wings, taco shop. pizza, games and prizes!
• Texas Hold ‘Em at 7p.m. The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199.

Super Bowl Feast!
• 4 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3.5 Mile East End Road

Ohlson Mountain Rope Tow
• 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays until April 29, weather permitting. Free skiing and snowboarding lessons will start toward the end of January. Call 235-SNOW before driving up the hill.

MonFeb6

Karaoke
• 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!
• 4p.m. AJ’s Oldtown Steakhouse Tavern, 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235-9949.

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

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

Joyful Noise (PG-13)
• 6 p.m. Homer Theatre.

Contraband (R)
• 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre.

TueFeb7

Brain Development & Children
• 9:30-10 a.m. Head Start. Brain Development of Young Children. Facilitated by Linda Chamberlain, Public Health associate & epidemiologist specializing in childhood. Child care available for Head Start families or children welcome at presentation with parents. For more information: 235-4322.

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
• 9p.m. The Alibi, 435 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-9199.

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

Craft night, with music by Tyler Munns
• 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

Pratt Museum Annual Meeting and Whales of the North presentation
• 5:30 p.m. Pratt Museum’s Annual Meeting of the membership is open to the public and includes a brief business meeting, board of directors elections, volunteer awards and refreshments followed by Whales of the North a presentation by Carmen and Conrad Field.

Joyful Noise (PG-13)
• 6 p.m. Homer Theatre.

Contraband (R)
• 8:30 p.m. Homer Theatre.

Upcoming

Free Social and Emotional Development of Young Children presentation
• 11-11:30 a.m.; Feb 10, 2012. Boys/Girls Club -Toddler Playgroup; social and Emotional Development of Young Children Facilitated by Brian Partridge, KBC Campus Assistant Professor of Psychology & Human Services. Call 435-7101 for information.

SVT open house
• 4-7 p.m. Feb. 9, opening of the new SVT Wellness Center, 880 East End Road. Special presentation by Dr. Abby Laing, ND at 6 p.m. Light refreshments provided. 235-3205.

Paul Banks Winter Carnival
• 1-4 p.m. Feb. 11. Winter Carnival Parade, Paul Banks will host our annual Youth Winter Carnival. Come play carnival games, get your face painted, and enjoy some cotton candy.

Relay For Life, Homer Kick Off
• Noon, Feb. 11 at Alice’s Champagne Palace. Kick off of the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life in Homer. Register for the June 8-9 event. Help raise funds and awareness.

Chamber Mixer at Two Sisters Bakery
• 5-7p.m. Feb. 9 – Appetizers, Beverages Wine, Beer & Coffee; Door prizes drawing for dinner for two and more! For more info, contact 235-7740

Ongoing

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

Parenting Support and Play Group
• 10-11a.m. every Thursday beginning Feb. 9; Call Sprout for more details. 235- 6044

Pratt Museum

• Galleries are now open
Free Winter Wednesdays

• Wednesdays noon-5 p.m. Visit the Pratt free of charge on Wednesdays only in February and March.

Qupak; Artwork by Sonya Kelliher-Combs
First Friday Exhibit Opening

• February 3, 5-7 p.m. A solo exhibition of new works by Alaska Native artist Sonya Kelliher-Combs: Qupak. Kelliher-Combs uses synthetic, organic, traditional and modern materials to examine relationships. Qupak opens with this First Friday reception and remains on display through May 27, 2012.

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