Announcements

Announcements

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.
Registration for winter/spring semester begins Nov. 12 for degree-seeking students. Advising appointments are now open.

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.

Announcements

Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday at 2 a.m. Don’t forget to move your clocks back 1 hour.
The “I Vote I Count” Coalition reminds us that voting is our right. There are important issues affecting people with disabilities. To learn about early or absentee voting, how to vote online, or how to access your polling place, please contact the Division of Elections at 1-866-952-8683, or at their website: www.elections.alaska.gov.

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 Ritz art preview exhibit will be on display in the Pratts Special Exhibits Gallery through Oct. 30 and will give visitors the opportunity to preview the art that will be auctioned at the annual Ritz fundraiser event. Ritz tickets are now on sale. For more information, call the Pratt at 235-8635.

Kachemak Bay Campus

The fall public lecture wellness series continues Nov. 7 at 6 p.m. Linda Chamberlain presents Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): What Everyone Needs to Know.

A photo slide show 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 goes live Monday, online at www.kpc.alaska.edu/kbc.

Registration for winter/spring semester begins Nov. 12 for degree-seeking students. Advising appointments are now open.

 

 

Homer Senior Citizens

 

Homer Senior Citizens is having a PFD Sale: 50 percent off a lifetime membership to the senior citizens center. Use part of your permanent fund dividend to buy a lifetime membership for only $150. The benefits of membership include the right to attend and vote at the annual meeting, a monthly newsletter, free notary services and discounts to HSC events including Strong Woman and Tai Chi classes.

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