Published Events – July 9

WedJuly9

T.U.F.F. TEENS Feed the Teens BBQ
• 5:30- 7:30p.m. GCI parking lot. Teens only.
Strong Women
• 1-2p.m. Mon, Wed, Fri. Homer Senior Citizens
Discovery Lab: Predicting Weather, Considering Climate
• 1-3p.m. Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. Explore the science behind weather and climate predictions at this fun, free, hands-on program for all ages. Discover local SNOTEL weather station data, annual Bering Sea ice extent, climate-induced vegetation shifts, and changing glacier mass.
Beasts of the Ocean: Marine Mammal Adaptations
• 3-3:30p.m. Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. Explore the unique adaptations of marine mammals found throughout the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge in this interactive and hands on program. Appropriate for all ages!
Mindfulness Meeting
• 5:30-7 p.m. Every Wednesday. 3691 Ben Walters Lane, Suite 3. Sponsored by Haven House. Call Sharon at 235-7712.
Zumba
• $6 at 6 p.m. The Bay Club
Chicken Fried Steak Dinner Night
• Beluga Bar and Grill. 204 Ocean Dr. Loop. 235-5995.
Game Night: 3 Ball and Dart Tourney, Board Games, Cash and prizes
• 6 p.m. Kharacters. 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Tim Heimbold
• 10 p.m. Kharacters. 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Wild Wednesday Karaoke with Dax
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.
Open Mic with Mike Fairman
• 8 p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End Rd. 235- 6002.
Hobo Jim – Alaska State Balladeer
• 6:30 p.m. dinner show; 8:30 p.m. late show. $5 cover, kids free, reservations recommended. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 5 p.m
Bingo
• 5:30 doors open. 6:30 p.m. Bingo begins. Proceeds go to funding scholarships for high school graduates and helping needy folks as the need arises. Sponsored by the Homer Emblem Club, a non-profit organization dedicated to serve the community. Downstairs at the Elks Lodge
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG)
• 3:30 p.m. (Matinee in 3D) and 6 p.m. Homer Theatre. This sequel to the 2010 animated adventure catches up with young Viking, Hiccup (voiced by Jay Baruchel), and his trusty dragon, Toothless, five years later with a rousing dragon racing competition involving the tossing of sheep into a basket. Shunning his role to succeed his father (voiced by Gerard Butler), Hiccup and Toothless travel to a new territory and encounter an evil dragon hunter named Drago (voiced by Djimon Hounsou as well as Valka (voiced by Cate Blanchett), the kind protector of a secret dragon sanctuary. (1hr, 52min)
A Million Ways To Die in the West (R)
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre. (2hrs, 6min)
Seth MacFarlane directs, produces, co-writes and plays the role of Albert, the cowardly sheep farmer. After Albert backs out of a gunfight, his fickle girlfriend leaves him for another man. When a mysterious and beautiful woman (Charlize Theron) rides into town, she helps him find his courage and they begin to fall in love. But when her husband (Liam Neeson), a notorious outlaw, arrives seeking revenge, the farmer must put his newfound courage to the test.

ThursJuly10

Herbal Remedies from Alaskan Plants Part One
• 6-8p.m. with Nancy Lee- Evans, MA, PhD, ABMP. Learn the basic herbal teas and oils from Alaska wild medicinal plants with Nancy. SVT Wellness Center conference room. 880 East End Rd. 226-2228.
Caregiver Support Group
• 2- 3:30p.m. Homer Senior Citizens, Conference Room. A time to support and exchange experiences with other Caregivers
Singer/Songwriter Chris Needham with Kyle Tolba
• 8 p.m. Down East Saloon, 3 mile East End Rd. Free pool all day.
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.
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.
Gentle Yoga
• 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.
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
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG)
• 3:30 p.m. (Matinee in 3D) and 6 p.m. (1hr, 52min)
A Million Ways To Die in the West (R)
• 8:30p.m. Homer Theatre. (2hrs, 6min)

FriJuly11

The Odd Couple – Pier One Theatre
• 7:30 p.m. July 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24,25,26. $14 general admission, tickets at Homer Bookstore or at the door. Reservations 235-7333. Pier One Theatre located on the Homer Spit.
Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies Dock Party
• 1-6p.m. Live music, food, beach and forest exploration. Adults $50, Children 12& under $30, 3 and under free. Family of 4 $140. Includes RT transportation across Kachemak Bay. For reservations 708 Smokey Bay Way, 235-6667.
Discovery Lab: Predicting Weather, Considering Climate
• 1-3p.m. Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. Explore the science behind weather and climate predictions at this fun, free, hands-on program for all ages. Discover local SNOTEL weather station data, annual Bering Sea ice extent, climate-induced vegetation shifts, and changing glacier mass.
Sea Otters: Alaska’s Other Gold Rush
• 3- 3:30p.m. Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. View Alaska history through the eyes of the sea otter. From the Unungan people, to Russian fur traders, to pre-statehood Americans, the sea otter has seen it all.
Strong Women
• 1-2p.m. Mon, Wed, Fri. Homer Senior Citizens
Johnny’s Friday Matinee
• 5-7 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer
Matt Hopper
• 10 p.m., Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
Certified USDA Prime Rib and Seafood Specials
• AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 5p.m.
Smoked Prime Rib Dinner
• Beluga Bar and Grill. 204 Ocean Dr. Loop. 235-5995.
Gary Sloan
• Show starts at 10p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End Rd. 235- 6002.
DJ and Dancing!
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG)
• 3:15 p.m. (Matinee) Homer Theatre. (1hr, 52min).
Transformers: Age of Extinction (PG13)
• 5:30 and 8:45 p.m. in 3D. (2hrs, 55min). A new cast featuring Mark Wahlberg livens up this latest entry in the action franchise with director Michael Bay once again delivering a high testosterone cinematic experience meant for the big screen. Wahlberg plays Cade Yeager, a Texas widower who purchases an old wreck of a truck for salvage. He discovers the truck to be Optimus Prime, the infamous Autobot sought by government agents. With his beautiful daughter Tessa and her car-racing boyfriend in tow, Cade and Optimus begin a globe-trotting adventure from Chicago to Hong Kong.

SatJuly12

Concert on the Lawn!
• Karen Hornaday Park. Noon- 10p.m. Adults $22/day, under 18, $11/day (free with parent or guardian)
Bryon Birdsall: Sunset Serenade Saturday Event
• 1-6p.m. Art Shop Gallery. 202 W. Pioneer Ave.
Pioneer Market
• Every Saturday 2-9p.m. On the Corner of Pioneer Avenue and Bartlett Street. Outdoor market featuring products, services, and education contributing the health and wellness of our community. Local growers, artisans, crafts/tradespeople and professionals offer a diverse and ever-changing weekend marketplace.
Discovery Lab: Predicting Weather, Considering Climate
• 1-3p.m. Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. Explore the science behind weather and climate predictions at this fun, free, hands-on program for all ages. Discover local SNOTEL weather station data, annual Bering Sea ice extent, climate-induced vegetation shifts, and changing glacier mass.
Attu and Beyond
• 3-4p.m. Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. Experience the aftermath of war in a remote area. Learn how some of the history of WWII and the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge overlap.
The Odd Couple – Pier One Theatre
• 7:30 p.m. July 4,5,6, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24,25,26. $14 general admission, tickets at Homer Bookstore or at the door. Reservations 235-7333. Pier One Theatre located on the Homer Spit.
Gary “Alaska” Sloan’s American Music
• 7 p.m. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 5 p.m
Nervis Rex
• The Alibi. 453. East Pioneer Ave.
Hillary Arwen
• 10p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer
Roots Rock
• 10p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End Rd. 235- 6002. 235-8723
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG)
• 3:15 p.m. (Matinee) Homer Theatre. (1hr, 52min).
Transformers: Age of Extinction (PG13)
• 5:30 and 8:45 p.m. in 3D. (2hrs, 55min).

SunJuly13

Concert on the Lawn!
• Karen Hornaday Park. Noon- 9p.m. Adults $22/day, under 18, $11/day (free with parent or guardian)
The Odd Couple – Pier One Theatre
• 7:30 p.m. July 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24,25,26. $14 general admission, tickets at Homer Bookstore or at the door. Reservations 235-7333. Pier One Theatre located on the Homer Spit.
Attu and Beyond
• 3-4p.m. Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. Experience the aftermath of war in a remote area. Learn how some of the history of WWII and the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge overlap.
Piano Music by Lindianne
• 6:30 p.m. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 4p.m.
CONTL After Party with Los Holy Santos Gang
• 10 p.m. Kharacters, 197 E. Pioneer Ave.
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG)
• 3:15 p.m. (Matinee) Homer Theatre. (1hr, 52min).
Transformers: Age of Extinction (PG13)
• 5:30 and 8:45 p.m. in 3D. (2hrs, 55min).

MonJuly14

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.
Attu and Beyond
• 3-4p.m. Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. Experience the aftermath of war in a remote area. Learn how some of the history of WWII and the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge overlap.
Strong Women
• 1-2p.m. Mon, Wed, Fri. Homer Senior Citizens
Zumba
• $6 at 6 p.m. The Bay Club
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG)
• 3:15 p.m. (Matinee) Homer Theatre. (1hr, 52min).
Transformers: Age of Extinction (PG13)
• 5:30 and 8:45 p.m. in 3D. (2hrs, 55min).
Free Pool all Day
• Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End Rd. 235- 6002.

TuesJuly15

Learn your Local Plants
• 5:30-6:30 p.m. each Tuesday evening at the Wynn Nature Center at mile 1.5 East Skyline Drive. Call 235-5266 for information. Free to the public.
Johnny B.’s Rhythm of the North: A Journey in Songs, Stories, and Images
• 7:30 p.m. Pier One Theatre on the Spit. Reservations 235-7333. Tickets at The Homer Bookstore or at the door.
Alaska State Balladeer Hobo Jim
• 6:30 p.m. & 8:30p.m. Tickets $5. Kids Free. AJ’s OldTown Steakhouse and Tavern. 120 W. Bunnell Ave. 235- 9949. Open Daily at 5 p.m.
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.
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG)
• 3:15 p.m. (Matinee) Homer Theatre. (1hr, 52min).
Transformers: Age of Extinction (PG13)
• 5:30 and 8:45 p.m. in 3D. (2hrs, 55min).
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.
Horseshoe Tournament
• Sign up at 5:30, Tournament begins at 6p.m. Down East Saloon. 3 Miles East End Rd. 235- 6002.

Upcoming/Ongoing

The Odd Couple – Pier One Theatre
• 7:30 p.m. July 17, 18, 19, 20, 24,25,26. $14 general admission, tickets at Homer Bookstore or at the door. Reservations 235-7333. Pier One Theatre located on the Homer Spit.
Homer Council on the Arts Street Faire
• July 19. 10a.m.- 6p.m. Hazel Avenue (behind Safeway) Parking on Waddell, east of P.O. Art, Crafts, Music, Stories, Food. Featured performance 12-1 by Roger Lusby.
Caregiver Support Group at Homer Seniors
• 2-3:30p.m. Every 2nd and 4th Thursday beginning July 10. Homer Seniors conference room. Call 235-4556 or 299- 7198 for more info.
Herbal Remedies from Alaskan Plants Part Two
• July 17. 6-8p.m. with Nancy Lee- Evans, MA, PhD, ABMP. Continue learning about herbal remedies from Alaska medicinal plants by making a tincture and salve to take home! SVT Wellness Center conference room. 880 East End Rd. 226-2228.
Adrenal Fatigue
• July 24. 6-8p.m. with Rob Downey, MD, Board Certified Family Physician. Learn more about adrenal function and its role in energy and vitality. SVT Wellness Center conference room. 880 East End Rd. 226-2228.

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