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Film screening: “Singin’ in the Rain,” Wednesday, Jan. 31, 7 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 4, 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m.; Monday, Feb. 5, 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater. In honor of theater founder Lisle Hebert’s passing one year ago, the theater will play one of his favorite musicals “Singin’ in the Rain.”
What's happening the week of Jan. 31-Feb. 6 013118 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Film screening: “Singin’ in the Rain,” Wednesday, Jan. 31, 7 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 4, 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m.; Monday, Feb. 5, 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater. In honor of theater founder Lisle Hebert’s passing one year ago, the theater will play one of his favorite musicals “Singin’ in the Rain.”
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Story last updated at 1/31/2018 - 3:52 pm

What's happening the week of Jan. 31-Feb. 6

Film screening: “Singin’ in the Rain,” Wednesday, Jan. 31, 7 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 4, 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m.; Monday, Feb. 5, 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater. In honor of theater founder Lisle Hebert’s passing one year ago, the theater will play one of his favorite musicals “Singin’ in the Rain.”

William Inc., until Feb. 17, Perseverance Theatre. For showtimes and tickets, go to ptalaska.org. See Geoff Kirsch’s review on page 5.

Granny square crochet class, Wednesday, Jan. 31, 6-9 p.m., Color Wheel Arts, 112 3rd St. Costs $57. Register by calling 209-7173.

Northern Lights Country Concert Series: Daryl Worley, Kendell Marvel and Ken Peltier, Wednesday, Jan. 31, 6:30-10 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Purchase tickets at: brownpapertickets.com/event/3202416.

Fossil Free Now! Party, Wednesday, Jan. 31, 7-8:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St. Hosted by 350Juneau. A livestream with climate leaders laying out their plans to protect the climate. The campaign to divest the Alaska Permanent Fund from fossil fuels will also be discussed. Refreshments will be served. Free.

JUMP Festival, Thursday, Feb. 1, 7 p.m.; Friday, Feb. 2, 7 p.m., 9 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 3, 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Screening of short films by local filmmakers. Learn more at jumpsociety.org.

Racial Equity & Liberation Learning Series, Friday, Feb. 2, 12-1:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. The Juneau Violence Prevention Coalition invites the individuals and organization to build a movement for social change in a six week series. Lunch will be provided. Distance participation is available. For more information, contact Jessie Morgan, Community Restoration Coordinator at Aiding Women in Abuse and Rape Emergencies (AWARE) at 586-4902x6, jessiem@awareak.org.

Fireside Lectures series: Insects that damage Sitka spruce, Friday, Feb. 2, 6:30 p.m., 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Elizabeth Graham, a forest entomologist with the Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, will share the insects and other organisms that are damaging spruce trees in Southeast Alaska. More info on page 31.

Bartlett Lecture Series presents Marika Anthony-Shaw, Friday, Feb., 2, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Lecture Hall. Lecture on philanthropy and social action by the violist/violinist for the band Arcade Fire and founder of the nonprofit Plus One.

WorldQuest 2018, Friday, Feb. 2, 6-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. A night of trivia with an international buffet, as well as silent and dessert auctions and a no host bar. Supports the Juneau World Affairs Council. Tickets can be purchased through the JACC, JWAC.org, and at the door.

Baby Raven Reads: Family Event, Saturday, Feb. 3, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Walter Soboleff Building. Cultural and literacy activities for Alaska Native families with children up to age 5. Theme: Colors. For more information, contact Katrina Hotch at 586-9262 or katrina.hotch@sealaska.com.

Dog Portraits with Nobu Koch, Saturday, Feb. 3, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., 1-3 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Children ages five to nine are invited to learn drawing techniques from local artist Nobu Koch and to learn about notable dogs in Alaska’s history. Bring a photo of your dog or choose from a selection from the museum’s Historical Collections. There will be a separate class for children ages 9-12 from 1-3 p.m. Koch is a freelance artist and illustrator with a BFA in animation and visual effects. She is the co-illustrator of “Mary’s Wild Winter Feast.” Register by calling the museum, Tuesday-Saturday between 10 a.m.-4 p.m at 465-2901, or visit lam.alaska.gov/youthart. No tickets required, but advance registration is recommended.

KTOO and Taku Fisheries Seafood Festival, Saturday, Feb. 3, 6-9 p.m., Centennial Hall. There’ll be more than a dozen halibut, salmon and rockfish dishes to choose from, prepared by Juneau restaurants. This is an annual fundraiser and all proceeds from ticket sales benefit public media in Juneau.

Class and Sassy Formal Gala, Saturday, Feb. 3, 7-11 p.m., Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall. There’ll be a dinner buffet, beer and wine, a silent auction, and live music followed by DJ Manu. Tickets are $75 per person and $550 for a table of eight. For more information contact Catholic Community Service at 463-6145.

Gold Street Music Concert, Saturday, Feb. 3, 7:30-10 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Featuring Tom Locher, Alyssa Fischer, Joycelyn Miles, Riley Woodford, and Costa & Friends. $5 at the door.

First Saturday Improv, Saturday, Feb. 3, 9-11 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Live improv sponsored by the Alaska State Improv Festival. Doors open at 9 p.m., and the show begins at 9:15 p.m. $10 at the door.

Film screening: “The Breadwinner,” Sunday, Feb. 4, 2:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon.

Around Southeast

Sitka - Sitka Jazz Festival, Thursday, Feb. 1- Saturday, Feb. 3. Students from across Southeast and special guest jazz musicians come to perform. For full listing of events, go to sitkajazzfestival.com.

Gustavus - Gustavus Community Center Public Meeting, Thursday, Feb. 1, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Gustavus Library.

Every Week

Modern Dance Class, Mondays 7:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Dance Theatre, 8420 Airport Blvd Ste 202. Cost is $15 for members and $17.50 for non-members; punch cards available in the office. Classes run Jan. 8 – May 26. Class details at www.juneaudance.org/classes.

Adult Ballet, Tuesdays, 12-1 p.m., Juneau Dance Theatre, 8420 Airport Blvd Ste 202. Cost is $15 for members and $17.50 for non-members; punch cards available in the office. Classes run Jan. 8 – May 26. Class details at www.juneaudance.org/classes.

Cardio Hip Hop, Tuesdays, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Dance Theatre, 8420 Airport Blvd Ste 202. Cost is $15 for members and $17.50 for non-members; punch cards available in the office. Ages 12 and up welcome. Classes run Jan. 8 – May 26. Class details at www.juneaudance.org/classes.

Stability and Mobility Class, Wednesdays, 12-1 p.m., Juneau Dance Theatre, 8420 Airport Blvd Ste 202. Cost is $15 for members and $17.50 for non-members; punch cards available in the office. Classes run Jan. 8 – May 26. Class details at www.juneaudance.org/classes.

Adult/Open Ballet, Fridays, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Dance Theatre, 8420 Airport Blvd Ste 202. Cost is $15 for members and $17.50 for non-members; punch cards available in the office. Ages 14 and up welcome. Classes run Jan. 8 – May 26. Class details at www.juneaudance.org/classes.

Sm’algyax Language Learner’s Group, Saturdays 12 p.m., Edward K. Thomas Building conference room (9097 Glacier Highway). All who wish to speak Sm’algyax, the language of the Tsimshian people, are welcome.

Tlingit Language Learner’s Group, Mondays 6-7 p.m., downtown Juneau public library, large conference room. Interested in learning the Tlingit language? This group, run by Tlingit language learners, is free and open to everyone in the community, regardless of language experience. Details at facebook.com/groups/234626046736815/.

Haida Language Learner’s Group, Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:30-6 p.m., Edward K. Thomas Building (9097 Glacier Highway). Open to all interested in learning Haida.

Storytime, Wednesdays at 11 a.m. at the downtown public library, Thursdays at the Douglas library and Fridays at the Valley library. Sundays at 5:30 p.m. in the Valley is Cuentacuentos Infantil, storytime in Spanish.

International Folk Dance, Sundays at 6 p.m., The Alaska Club (downtown). Recreational dance – first hour is instruction. No partner necessary. Beginners welcome.

MakerSpace, Mondays from 6-8 p.m., 1759 Anka Street. $5. Details: juneaumakerspace.org.

OVERSET FOLLOWS:Weekly Old Time Music Jam, Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Hotel Bar balcony. All abilities welcome. Fiddle, guitar, banjo, bass, mando, uke, harmonica, etc. Free.

Open mic w/ Teri Tibbett or Matt Barnes, 9 p.m. Thursdays, Alaskan Hotel & Bar, 167 South Franklin St. 21+, free. Details: thealaskanhotel.com.

AbbyOke Karaoke, Thursday, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., McGivney’s Sports Bar & Grill.

Karaoke, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 p.m. - 1 a.m., Sandbar & Grill.

Weekly Ukulele Jam, Sundays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., T.K. Maguires Lounge inside the Prospector Hotel. All ages and abilities welcome. Learn more at juneaujambusters.com.

Music on the Fly, Sunday, 7-8 p.m., Juneau International Airport.

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