Published Events – April 30

WedApril30

2-for-1 Appetizers
• The Homestead Restaurant. 235-8723. Reservations appreciated
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.
Chicken Fried Steak Dinner Night
• 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.
Game Night — 3 Ball and Dart Tournament, Board Games, Cash and prizes
• 6 p.m. Kharacters. 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Tim Heimbold
• 10p.m. Kharacters. 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Wild Wednesday Karaoke 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.
Zumba
• 5:30-6:30. The Bay Club
Disney Nature’s “Bears” (G)
• 6p.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)
Homer Theatre (1hr, 27min)
Divergent (PG13)
• 8p.m. Homer Theatre. This thrilling action-adventure film is set in a world where people are divided into distinct factions based on human virtues. Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy by a faction leader (Kate Winslet) to destroy all Divergents, Tris must learn to trust in the mysterious Four (Theo James) and together they must find out what makes being Divergent so dangerous before it’s too late. (2hr, 30min)

ThursMay1

HEA Nikiski plant dedication ceremony, facility tours, and meeting of members
• 10a.m.- 6p.m. See ad on page 8 for full schedule.
Zumba with Katie Jo- Free!
• 7 p.m. – Followed by Lite Dinner and Drink special every week. The Alibi, 453 E. Pioneer Ave.
Singer/Songwriter Hillary Arwen
• 8p.m. 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.
Gourmet Burger Night
• The Homestead Restaurant. 235-8723. Reservations appreciated
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.
Aromatherapy for Massage and Health
•  6-8p.m. with Melody Barrett, Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Spiritual Healer. Come learn some basics about essential oils and their uses in healing. We will talk about processes of extraction, quality of the oils as well as the healing qualities they posses, how to combine oils and sources of purchase. 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.
Homer Birth Network presents the documentary film “Freedom for Birth”
• 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. Donations accepted.

FriMay2

FIRST FRIDAY EVENTS

Knitty Stash
• 5-7p.m. Bird Art Show. 3581 B. Main Street. 299- 0601.
West Homer Elementary
• 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.
Art Shop Gallery
• 5- 7:30p.m. “Out with the old, in with the new.” Bag Sale with Deep Discounts! 202 W. Pioneer Ave. 235- 7076.
Picture Alaska
• 5-7 p.m. “Plein Air Painters of Alaska Group Show.” 448 E. Pioneer Ave. 235-2300.
Johnny’s Friday Matinee
• 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Los Holy Santos Gang
• 10 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
and The Homer Bookstore.
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.
Friday Goat Rodeo Band
• 9p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End
Rd. 235- 6002.
House DJ and Dancing!
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.
Friday Wine Class: “Argentina”
• 6p.m. Benefit for Relay for Life- $30. The Homestead Restaurant. 235-8723
Rio 2 (G) 
• 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. It’s a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids in RIO 2, after they’re hurtled from that magical city to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary of all – his father-in-law. (1hr, 49min)
Noah (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. With sweeping visuals grounded by strong performances in service of a timeless tale told on a human scale, visionary director Darren Aronofsky brings the Bible epic into the 21st century. (2hr, 28min)
SatMay3

2nd Annual Almost Spring Fling Bazaar
• 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 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.
Clean Up Week Drop Off
• 11a.m.- 3p.m. at the Homer Chamber of Commerce parking lot.
Annual Homer Brewing Co. Dinner
• 6:30p.m. 5 courses. $65 includes tax and gratuity. The Homestead Restaurant. 235-8723
Pier One Theatre Audition: ‘Les Miserables’
• May 3, 4 p.m.; May 4, 2 p.m. Performances in October. Auditions held at HHS Mariner Theatre. 299-2453.
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.

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.
Clean up Homer, then celebrate with Dinner Music by Nikos Kilcher
• 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.
Zumba
• 11a.m.- noon. The Bay Club
Fractal Theory
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.
Mojo Bones Band
• 9 p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End Rd. 235- 6002.
Rio 2 (G) 
• 3:45 & 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. (1hr, 49min)
Noah (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre, (2hr, 28min)

SunMay4

Celebration of Life for Ramona Lee Tucker
• 2p.m. Homer Elks Lodge.
Pier One Theatre Audition: ‘Les Miserables’
• 2 p.m. Performances in October. Auditions held at HHS Mariner Theatre. 299-2453.
Brunch at Land’s End
• 8a.m.- 2p.m., Chart Room Restaurant at Land’s End. Homer Spit. Reservations recommended. 235-0406.
Cinco de Mayo Taco Eating Contest at Don Jose’s
• 5p.m. Contest. Sign up at 4p.m. First 10 contestants compete. 127 W. Pioneer Ave.
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.
Johnny’s Birthday Bash music festival!
• 9p.m Party starts, 10p.m. music, Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Happy Firefighters Day
• Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End
Rd. 235- 6002.
Rio 2 (G) 
• 3:45 & 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. (1hr, 49min)
Noah (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre, (2hr, 28min)

MonMay5

Cinco de Mayo at Don Jose’s
• $6 Carnitas plate- bar and patio only. Win up to 20,000 Alaska Airlines miles at 8p.m. Must be present to win. 127 W. Pioneer Ave. 235- 7963.
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- Thank you, 10 percent off!
• Every Monday. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949
Cinco de Mayo
• Down East Saloon, 3 mile East End Rd.
Zumba
• 5:30-6:30. The Bay Club
Rio 2 (G) 
• 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. (1hr, 49min)
Noah (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre, (2hr, 28min)

TuesMay6

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
• 7 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Rio 2 (G) 
• 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. (1hr, 49min)
Chicken Fried Steak Dinner Night
• Beluga Bar and Grill. 204 Ocean Dr. Loop. 235-5995.
Noah (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre, (2hr, 28min)
Zumba at Harbor School of Music and Dance
• 6:30-7:30p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Bring a friend for free! Various instructors. 399-3063. 3691 Ben Walters Lane. Suite 2.

Upcoming/Ongoing

American Legion May activities
• May 3, 2 p.m. Initiation of New Auxiliary members.
• May 5, 6 p.m. Cinco de Mayo dinner
• May 6, 6 p.m. American Legion Riders meeting
• May 10, 9 am-2 pm – Department of VA service from Anchorage 2nd meeting in Homer.
• May 11, 2 p.m. Mother’s Day brunch for members and their families.
American Legion Post 16, Mile 2.5 East Road. 235-8864.
11th Annual “On the Wing”
• May 8. 7p.m. Local poets and musicians. Shorebird Fundraiser. $10 per person. Homer Family Theatre.
“Hungry for Change” Q & A Session
• May 8. 6-8p.m. with Rob Downey, Board Certified Family Physician and Jenifer Dickson, Certified Nutritional Therapist. Join us for a viewing of the documentary, “Hungry for Change,” followed by a question and answer session. SVT Wellness Center. 880 East End Rd. 226-2228.
Ruthie Foster sings soul, blues, rock, folk, and gospel
• May 9. 8p.m. Mariner Theatre. $15 youth, $25 HCOA members, $35 General. Tickets at homerart.org, The Homer Bookstore, The Homer Chamber of Commerce, and HCOA.

30th Annual Kachemak Bay Quilters Quit Show
• May 10 & 11. Homer Elks Lodge. Saturday 10a.m.- 8p.m. Sunday 10a.m.- 4p.m.
Mother’s day Brunch
• May 11. 10a.m.- 3p.m. Land’s End. Adults $28, Seniors $19, Children under 12 $14, Children under 6- free. Reservations recommended. 235-0406.
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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