Announcements

Kachemak Bay Campus

Kenai Peninsula College seeks interested community members to apply to serve on its College Council as the southern Kenai Peninsula at-large representative. The borough-wide council serves as an advisory board to the college director and advocates for the interests of the college to the community and legislature; members serve 3-year terms. People interested in serving should submit a letter of interest and resume by Jan. 18 to: College Director, Kenai Peninsula College, 156 College Road, Soldotna AK 99669. Interested individuals with questions can call (907) 262-0318.

Homer Senior Citizens

Homer Senior Citizens lunch is open to seniors and their guests and is served 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Friday. The lunch menu for this week is: Thursday, roast turkey; Friday, honey Dijon salmon; Monday, chicken cacciatore; Tuesday, pork marsala; Wednesday, beef tacos.
Strong Women classes at Homer Senior Citizens Recreation Room are 2-3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Cost is $3 for members and $6 for nonmembers per class.
Tai Chi classes are Thursday at 3 p.m. Cost is $3 for members and $6 for nonmembers per class. For more information, call Daniel at 235-7655.

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The American Legion Unit 16 Auxiliary offers Christmas gift wrapping from noon to 5 p.m. daily starting today through Dec. 23 at Ulmer's. Wrapping is 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 24, Christmas Eve. There is no set charge for the service, but donations to support veterans program are appreciated.

R.E.C. Room

The R.E.C. Room (Resource and Enrichment Co-op) is a multipurpose space for youth ages 12-18 as a safe environment to hang out with friends. Hours are 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday in the lower level of the Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic outreach building on Nielsen Circle. Visit www.recroom.kbfpc.org or call Anna at 235-OPEN (6736).

Pratt Museum

The Pratt Museum invites anyone interested in the museum to complete its online survey that will help guide the museum in the planning process. All respondents age 18 and over are eligible to participate in a $100 Amazon gift card sweepstakes while remaining anonymous for the survey (details provided at the end of the survey). Visit www.prattmuseum.org. The deadline is Dec. 16.
“History in the Making: Quilts, Quilters and Their Stories” is on display through Dec. 30.

Kachemak Bay Campus

The campus is closed for the holiday break from Dec. 24 to Jan. 1.
Give the gift of learning. Gift certificates are available for classes.
Registration for winter-spring semester is now going on for degree-seeking students.
General public registration began Nov. 26 for winter classes and workshops. See schedule for upcoming winter-spring classes at www.kpc.alaska.edu/kbc.

Homer Senior Citizens

Homer Senior Citizens Craft Fair is Dec. 8, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Tables for vendors are available for $20. Call 235-7655 to reserve a table.
Homer Senior Citizens lunch is open to seniors and their guests and is served 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Friday. The lunch menu for this week is: Thursday, roast pork; Friday, breaded cod; Monday, chicken cordon bleu; Tuesday, barbecue beef brisket; Wednesday, Swiss steak.
Strong Women classes at Homer Senior Citizens Recreation Room are 2-3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Cost is $3 for members and $6 for nonmembers per class.

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Kachemak Ski Club (Homer Rope Tow) holds its annual meeting at 6 p.m. today at Cook Inletkeeper. There will be a short business meeting, a reshowing of the ski and snowboard videos made by local kids, as well as a slide show. It’s a potluck and there will be free pizza and drinks. The event is open to all.
K-Bay Caffe’s first Friday opening with Adam Green’s art is Dec. 7 from 5–7 p.m. Starting Dec. 16 is Soup at Seven on Sundays, communal soup and bread at 7 p.m. every Sunday. Call 235-1551.

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Anchor Point Senior Center is having a chicken dinner at 5:30 p.m. today in honor of Veterans Day. All veterans will eat free tonight. 

The Homer Foundation hosts its annual meeting, “A Story of Connection,” today at the Pratt Museum. There will be a meet and greet at 5:30 p.m. The board meeting starts at 6 p.m. For more information, call 235-0541.

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Kachemak Emergency Services Area Board holds its regular board meeting today at 7 p.m. at the McNeil Canyon Fire Station 53048 Ashwood Ave., Mile 12 East End Road. The agenda will be posted at the station and the Borough Building, 206 E. Pioneer Ave.

R.E.C. Room


The R.E.C. Room (Resource and Enrichment Co-op) is a multipurpose space for youth ages 12-18 as a safe environment to hang out with friends. Hours are 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday in the lower level of the Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic outreach building on Nielsen Circle. Visit www.recroom.kbfpc.org or call Anna at 235-OPEN (6736). 

Pratt Museum



New winter hours are noon-5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
The 2012 Ritz at the Winter Palace will be Saturday evening at Wasabi’s, featuring a full course dinner, wine, champagne and specialty drinks, entertainment, dancing and art and experience auctions to benefit the Pratt Museum starting at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $100 each and are on sale now at the Pratt Museum store and at the Homer Bookstore. For more information, call the Pratt 235-8635.

Kachemak Bay Campus



The fall public lecture wellness series continues Wednesday at 6 p.m. Linda Chamberlain presents “Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): What Everyone Needs to Know.”
A photo slideshow presentation and book signing by photographer Jim Lavrakas featuring his new photo memoir, “Snap Decisions, A Photographic Journey,” is at
6 p.m. Nov. 15.
The winter/spring class schedule is live online at www.kpc.alaska.edu/kbc.

Homer Senior Citizens


Homer Senior Citizens lunch is open to seniors and their guests and is served 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Friday. The lunch menu for this week is: today, roast turkey; Friday, baked spicy bacon halibut; Monday, chicken cacciatore; Tuesday, pork marsala; Wednesday, beef tacos. 

Strong Women classes at Homer Senior Citizens Recreation Room are 2-3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Cost is $3 for members and $6 for nonmembers per class.

South Peninsula Hospital


A Safe Sitter class is offered Nov. 1 and 2. This class is designed for 11-13 year olds to teach basic childcare, infant and child CPR, first aide, safety for the sitter, behavior management and business etiquette. The class will run from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. both days. Students should bring their own lunch. Registration is required. The cost is $70 per person. For more information and to register, call the hospital’s education department at 235-0246.

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