Published Events – April 16

WedApril16

Homer Eye Care Center Trunk Show
• 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. Presenting new styles from cutting edge designers that focus on a blend of Alaskan durability and logical elegance. New styles, lenses, and frames. 3726 Lake St. 235-7745.

2-for-1 Appetizers at The Homestead Restaurant
• 235-8723. Reservations appreciated

How to Navigate Loss
• 5:15- 6:40p.m. A 4 week bereavement group sponsored by Hospice of Homer. 901 E End Road Suite 3. 907 235-6899.

Mindfulness Meeting
• 5:30-7 p.m. Every Wednesday. A group for cultivating wisdom, gratitude and serenity through skills and practice. Free and open to the public. 3691 Ben Walters Lane, Suite 3. Sponsored by Haven House. Call Sharon at 235-7712.

Fresh Pasta Dinners
• Beluga Bar and Grill. 204 Ocean Dr. Loop. 235-5995.

Homer Emblem Club Bingo every Wednesday
• 6:30-10 p.m. Homer Elks Lodge, 215 Jenny Way.

Local’s Night- 30% off
• 5 p.m. – 9 p.m The Chart Room at Land’s End, Homer Spit.

Game Night — 3 Ball and Dart Tournament, Board Games, Cash and prizes
• 6 p.m. Kharacters. 197 E. Pioneer Ave.

Wild Wednesday with Dax
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.

Open Mic with Mikey’s Chair
• 8 p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End Rd. 235- 6002.

Dinner Music by Local Balladeer English John
• 6:30 p.m. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 4 p.m.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (PG 13)
• 5:30 & 8:30 (3D). Homer Theatre. (2hr, 28min) Living quietly in Washington D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world, Steve Rogers, AKA Captain America (Chris Evans), becomes embroiled in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the world at risk. Joining forces with Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) and Falcon (Anthony Mackie), Captain America struggles to expose the widening conspiracy but soon finds himself up against an unexpected and formidable enemy—the Winter Soldier. (2hr, 28min)

ThursApril17

Zumba with Katie Jo- Free!!!
• 7 p.m. – Followed by Lite Dinner and Drink special every week. The Alibi, 453 E. Pioneer Ave.

Homer Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center Business After Hours at Bald Mountain Air
• 5-7p.m. Hosted by Bald Mountain Air, (just beyond the Homer Airport) There will be hanger tours, door prizes and pizza. Business After Hours are free and open to the public. 3758 FAA Road.

Free Pool All Day
• Down East Saloon, 3 mile East End Rd.

Local’s Prime Rib Night
• AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 4 p.m.

Burger and Brew
• Beluga Bar and Grill. 204 Ocean Dr. Loop. 235-5995.

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

Prime Rib Night at Land’s End
• 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.,The Chart Room at Land’s End. Homer Spit

Yoga for Round and Aging Bodies
• 5:30- 6:45 p.m. Many Rivers 1044 East End Rd. 299-4073. Visit manyriversalaska.com for class descriptions. Many Rivers, 1044 East End Rd.

Gardening Series part 2 of 3: Building Soil Good Enough to Eat
• 6-8 p.m. with Kyra Wagner and Jessica Ryan. Examine composting and soil amending, including soil testing, when to rototill (and when not to) micronutrients and how to warm the soil. SVT Wellness Center. 880 East End Rd. 226-2228.

Free Community Meal
• 5:30 – 7 p.m. Free Meal. All invited. 235-8528, Homer United Methodist Church, 770 East End Rd.

Tai Chi
• 3 p.m. – 4 p.m., $3 HSC Members and $6 for Non Members. 907-235-7655, Homer Senior Center, 3935 Svedlund St.

Zumba Gold
• 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., $4 for HSC Members and $6 for Non Members, A low impact, move at your own pace, dance exercise for older adults. 1-907-235-7655, Homer Senior Center, 3935 Svedlund St.

Throwback Thursdays Presents: The Big Lebowski (R)
• 6p.m. Homer Theatre.

FriApril18

Celebration of Life for Aaron Rael- Catholic
• 7p.m. Bishops Beach. BBQ on the beach, please bring a dish to share with friends.

Broadway Babies- Musical Theatre Cabaret
• 7 p.m. at Wasabi’s Fusion. Directed by Jessica Anne Williams and featuring some of your favorite female artists from the Homer stage. $50 front row “interactive” seating. $240 second row table for 6/ $35 general. Price includes show, scrumptious appetizers, and dessert. Tickets at homerart.org and at HCOA.

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

Pillage People Duo
• 10 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.

Certified USDA Prime Rib Specials
• AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 4p.m.

Smoked Prime Rib Dinner
• Beluga Bar and Grill. 204 Ocean Dr. Loop. 235-5995.

Roots Rock with David and Kim Wylde
• 9p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End
Rd. 235- 6002.

DJs and Dancing!
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.

Friday Wine Class: “Italian Reds”
• 6p.m. The Homestead Restaurant. 235-8723

Prime Night
• The Homestead Restaurant. 235-8723

Disney Nature’s Bears (G)
• 6 & 8p.m. Homer Theatre. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, a bear family’s journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold. As the season changes from spring to summer, the brown bears must work hard to find food-ultimately feasting at a plentiful salmon run-while staying safe from rival male bears and predators, including an ever-present wolf pack. “Bears” captures the fast-moving action and suspense of life in one of the planet’s last great wildernesses-Alaska! (1hr, 27min)

SatApril19

Easter Egg Hunt at Timeless Toys!
• 1:30p.m. 3657 Main St.

Narcotics Anonymous
• 9:30-10:30a.m. Refuge. 397 E Pioneer. Rear entrance, off Klondike. Last Saturday of the month is closed (addicts only): all other meetings are open. First Saturday of the month is a Basic Text study, followed by the group’s business meeting.

Broadway Babies- Musical Theatre Cabaret
• 7 p.m. at Wasabi’s Fusion. Directed by Jessica Anne Williams and featuring some of your favorite female artists from the Homer stage. $50 front row “interactive” seating. $240 second row table for 6/ $35 general. Price includes show, scrumptious appetizers, and dessert. Tickets at homerart.org and at HCOA.

Alaska Fashion Week
• 3p.m.- close- shop with the vendors. Fashion show doors open at 6p.m. show starts at 7p.m. Tickets available at Eventbrite or at the door.

Fresh Pasta Dinners
• Beluga Bar and Grill. 204 Ocean Dr. Loop. 235-5995.

Forum on Pros and Cons of Proposition 2
• 5p.m. K-Bay Caffe. For more info call Wes 299-7470.

Improvisation Workshop
• 9:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. with a 1 hour lunch break. Art Barn (behind 1060 East End Rd.) Call Martty at 907- 235-6589 or 509-294-0451. Class size limited.

Brunch at Land’s End!
• 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Chart Room Restaurant at Land’s End, The Chart Room at Land’s End, Homer Spit.

Dinner Music by Hillary
• 7 p.m. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 4 p.m.

Harrison B Band
• 10 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.

Prime Night
• The Homestead Restaurant. 235-8723

Doug Brown Trio
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.

Los Holy Santos Gang
• 9 p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End
Rd. 235- 6002. .

Disney Nature’s Bears (G)
• 6 & 8p.m. Homer Theatre. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, a bear family’s journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold. As the season changes from spring to summer, the brown bears must work hard to find food-ultimately feasting at a plentiful salmon run-while staying safe from rival male bears and predators, including an ever-present wolf pack. “Bears” captures the fast-moving action and suspense of life in one of the planet’s last great wildernesses-Alaska! (1hr, 27min)

SunApril20

Week of the Young Child Begins!
• April 20-27. Sponsored by Best Beginnings

Sunday Bloody Mary Bar
• The Salty Dawg on the Homer Spit.

Elks Easter Breakfast and Elk/Emblem Easter Eggs Hunt
• Breakfast 10a.m.- 1p.m. Easter Bunny arrives via the Maritime helicopter at 1 pm and off loads the bunny and helpers. Kids can get pictures and then groups go out to collect eggs. Kids 0 to 10 collect eggs. They are broken into 4 groups. 0-2 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 6-7 yrs and 8 to 10 yrs. Contact Sherry Parish 299-1964.

Easter Brunch
• 10a.m.- 3p.m., Chart Room Restaurant at Land’s End. Homer Spit. Reservations recommended. 235-0406.

Piano Music by Lindianne
• 6 p.m. Kids eat free every Sunday! One child per adult entree. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 4p.m.

Hillary Arwen
• 8 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.

Blender Drink Specials All Day Long!
• Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End
Rd. 235- 6002.

Disney Nature’s Bears (G)
• 6 & 8p.m. Homer Theatre. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, a bear family’s journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold. As the season changes from spring to summer, the brown bears must work hard to find food-ultimately feasting at a plentiful salmon run-while staying safe from rival male bears and predators, including an ever-present wolf pack. “Bears” captures the fast-moving action and suspense of life in one of the planet’s last great wildernesses-Alaska! (1hr, 27min)

MonApril21

Absolutely Beginning Yoga with Ramona
• 5:30- 6:45 p.m. Many Rivers 1044 East End Rd. 299-4073. Visit manyriversalaska.com for class descriptions. Many Rivers, 1044 East End Rd.

Military Mondays- Let us thank you with 10 percent off!
• Every Monday. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949

Game Night and Free Pool
• Down East Saloon, 3 mile East End Rd.

Disney Nature’s Bears (G)
• 6 & 8p.m. Homer Theatre. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, a bear family’s journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold. As the season changes from spring to summer, the brown bears must work hard to find food-ultimately feasting at a plentiful salmon run-while staying safe from rival male bears and predators, including an ever-present wolf pack. “Bears” captures the fast-moving action and suspense of life in one of the planet’s last great wildernesses-Alaska! (1hr, 27min)

TuesApril22

Buy One Get One 1/2 off all specials!
• Beluga Bar and Grill. 204 Ocean Dr. Loop. 235-5995.

Zumba Gold
• 11 a.m. – Noon, $4 for HSC Members and $6 for Non Members. 235-7655, Homer Senior Center, 3935 Svedlund St.

Kraft Night
• 7p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.

Disney Nature’s Bears (G)
• 6 & 8p.m. Homer Theatre. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, a bear family’s journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold. As the season changes from spring to summer, the brown bears must work hard to find food-ultimately feasting at a plentiful salmon run-while staying safe from rival male bears and predators, including an ever-present wolf pack. “Bears” captures the fast-moving action and suspense of life in one of the planet’s last great wildernesses-Alaska! (1hr, 27min)

Upcoming/Ongoing

What Grows Here and When to Grow It
• April 17. 6-8 p.m. with Kyra Wagner and Jessica Ryan. We’ll explore different plant varieties, their hardiness and seedling care and discuss the best times to plant, both indoors and out. SVT Wellness Center. 880 East End Rd. 226-2228.

Jubilee Youth Performing Art Show
• April 25. 7 p.m. Mariner Theatre. Youth $5, HCOA Members $10, General Admission $15. Tickets online at homerart.org, at the door, and The Homer Bookstore.

Paul Banks Math and Science Night and Summer Activities Fair
• April 25. 5-6:30p.m. Learn about and sign up for sports, dance, art, science, and everything in between ! Parents should bring their children’s birth certificates, as they are ofter required for athletics. 226- 1801.

Celebrate Earth Day on Kachemak Bay
• Activities noon- 6p.m. April 26 at Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. Films, Booths, Workshops, Storytelling, Parade, Music, Beluga Slough Trail Dedication with poetry in place by Wendy Erd, Community beach action with Mavis Muller. Artist Reception 6:30 pm and Keynote talk 7:15 pm. Keynote speaker – Shannyn Moore award-winning Alaskan political commentator, columnist, and blogger.

Pier One Theatre Audition: ‘Les Miserables’
• April 27, 2 p.m.; May 3, 4 p.m.; May 4, 2 p.m. Performances in October. Auditions held at HHS Mariner Theatre. 299-2453.

Alaska Fiber and Arts Festival
• 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 26-27. The Kenai Peninsula Fair will be hosting the 2nd Annual Alaska Fiber & Arts Festival at the fairgrounds in Ninilchik, Alaska. This festival was started to bring awareness to a dying art, natural fibers of our state and education of that art. There will be informative
booths, hands on experiences and demonstrations as well as crafts persons booths. Booth space is still available if anyone is interested. Classes are being made available this year and the class schedule is
on the website: www.kenaipeninsulafair.com along with the registration form.

West Homer Elementary First Friday Event
• May 2. 5-7 p.m. Student art exhibit and comments from local artist. There will be tables with art activities and art trading cards. 995 Soundview Ave. 235-5750.

2nd Annual Almost Spring Fling Bazaar
• 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 3 benefiting Special Olympics-Homer Area. It is at the Homer United Methodist Church on East End Road. in the lower part. Vendors are still needed and they may contact Joyce Shuler at 907-398-6712 or e-mail at joyce.shuler@yahoo.com for more info. We will have a Massage Therapist there doing massages, as well as other vendors such as Home Based Businesses and Handmade items and baked goods.

Homer Little League Opening Day
• May 17. Noon at Karen Hornaday Park. Team Introductions and Picnic Lunch. Register online at www.homerlittleleague.org or at the Paul Banks Summer Activities Fair or Safe Kids Fair. For more information, call Kathy Beachy at 299-2774.

Shalandra Abbey, First Degree Reiki Class
• May 19 & 20. 2-8p.m. South Peninsula Hospital. Register online at www.reikihawaii.com or call Shalandra (808) 280- 7704.

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