Published Events – May 14

WedMay14

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.
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
Heaven is For Real (PG)
• 6p.m. Homer Theatre. Based on the bestselling 2010 book by Todd Burpo and Lynn Vincent, this story is about a little boy named Colton who has a near-death experience and speaks matter-of-factly about the things he has seen in heaven. His preacher father (Greg Kinnear) is overwhelmed by what his son describes. (1hr, 50min)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (R) 
• 8:15p.m. Homer Theatre. The Grand Budapest Hotel recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune — all against the back-drop of a suddenly and dramatically changing Continent. Grand ensemble cast of talent as with most Wes Anderson films is sure to entertain. (1hr, 50min).

ThursMay15

MAPP Open House- Learn more about the 2013 assessment findings
• 4- 6:30p.m. KPC. For more info or to RSVP, please contact Megan Murphy at
mappofskp@gmail.com or 907-235-0570.
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- Charles Augilar Free pool all day
• 8p.m. Down East Saloon, 3 mile East End Rd.
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.
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.
Homer Native Plant Society Meeting
• 6:30p.m. Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies. For more information, email jwoodring@alaska.net or call 235-9344.
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.
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.
Essential Oils at Home
• 6-8p.m. with Melody Barrett, Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Spiritual Healer. Learn how to use essential oils around the house, including how to make your own non-toxic cleaning products. SVT Health and Wellness Center. 880 East End Rd. 226-2228.
American Grafitti (PG13) 1973
• 6p.m. Homer Theatre. George Lucas (pre-Star Wars) directed this funny, nostalgic, and bittersweet film about a group of recent high school grads’ last days of innocence in the summer of 1962 starring Ron Howard, Richard Dreyfuss and Cindy Williams.

FriMay16

MAPP Community Meeting- What issues should we address as a Community?
• 8:30a.m.- 12:30p.m. Pioneer Hall, Room 202 – K-Bay Campus. Can’t attend the meeting? Share your input online: www.mappofskp.net. For more info or to RSVP, please contact Megan Murphy at mappofskp@gmail.com or 907-235-0570.
Johnny’s Friday Matinee
• 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Pillage People
• 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.
Roots Rock
• 9p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End
Rd. 235- 6002.
DJ and Dancing!
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.
Friday Wine Class: “Tour of Washington”
• 6p.m. $30. Benefit for KBBI. The Homestead Restaurant. 235-8723
Draft Day (PG13)
• 6p.m. Homer Theatre. On the day of the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver (Kevin Costner) has the opportunity to save football in Cleveland when he trades for the number one pick. He must quickly decide what he’s willing to sacrifice in pursuit of perfection as the lines between his personal and professional life become blurred on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with dreams of playing in the NFL. Also stars Jennifer Garner, Denis Leary, Frank Langella. (2hrs)
The Other Woman (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre. After discovering her boyfriend is married, a woman (Cameron Diaz) tries to get her ruined life back on track. But when she accidentally meets the wife he’s been cheating on (Leslie Mann), she realizes they have much in common, and her sworn enemy becomes her greatest friend. When yet another affair is discovered (Kate Upton), all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on their cheating, lying, three-timing SOB. (2hrs)

SatMay17

Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies Spring Fling
• 6p.m. The Homestead Restaurant. 5- Course Meal paired with wines. Tickets online at www.akcoastalstudies.org, 235- 6667, or 708 Smokey Bay Way.
Dinner Music with Jay C. Smith
• 6p.m. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 4 p.m.
Nikos Kilcher
• 10 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Zumba
• 11a.m.- noon. The Bay Club
DJs and Dancing!
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.
Lulu Small Band
• 9 p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End
Rd. 235- 6002.
Draft Day (PG13)
• 3:30p.m. & 6p.m. Homer Theatre. (2hrs)
The Other Woman (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre. (2 hrs)

SunMay18

Piano Music by Lindianne
• Music starts at 6 p.m. Last day of kids eat free on Sunday until fall! One child per adult entree. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 4p.m.
Hillary Arwen
• 8p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Draft Day (PG13)
• 3:30p.m. & 6p.m. Homer Theatre. (2hrs)
The Other Woman (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre. (2 hrs)

MonMay19

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.
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
Free pool all day, horseshoes, and games
• Down East Saloon, 3 mile East End Rd.
Zumba
• 5:30-6:30. The Bay Club
Draft Day (PG13)
• 6p.m. Homer Theatre. (2hrs)
The Other Woman (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre. (2 hrs)

TuesMay20

Marine Refrigeration Operator Class: Owners, Engineers, Skippers, Crew
• May 20- 22. 8:30- 5:30p.m. The Gear Shed. Call to register by May 19. (907) 360-6600.
Great American Tax
• 7-8 p.m. Roots Rock opens. Great American Taxi at 9 p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End Rd. 235- 6002.
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.
Chicken Fried Steak Dinner Night
• Beluga Bar and Grill. 204 Ocean Dr. Loop. 235-5995.
Draft Day (PG13)
• 6p.m. Homer Theatre. (2hrs)
The Other Woman (PG13) 
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre. (2 hrs)
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

Medicare Informative Session
• May 22. 6-8p.m. with Emiley Farris, Outreach Enrollment Coordinator. Learn about how Medicare can benefit you and your family and receive guidance on the enrollment process. SVT Health and Wellness Center. 880 East End Rd. 226-2228.
Let Glow: A man’s journey towards love
• May 23, 24, 25. Pier One Theatre on the Homer Spit. Fri and Sat 7:30p.m. Sun 2p.m.
Alaska Training Room’s Kid’s C.A.M.P. with Jocelyn Shiro
• June 2- August 2. Movement classes for adolescents that focuses on motor development through free movement and play, agility, balance, and flexibility activities. Register online at alaskatrainingroom.com or call 299-8505

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