Homer Alaska - Announcements

Story last updated at 12:36 PM on Wednesday, March 7, 2012


The Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies is running a snowshoe rental program. This program is free to members, or rent five and get the sixth rental free for all others. For information, call 235-6667.

Ukulele musicians of all abilities are invited to join other ukulele musicians for an hour of sharing music at 9:30 a.m. on Saturdays at Friendship Terrace, 250 Herndon Drive.

The Alaska Peony Growers Association is hosting a meeting open to all who are interested in the peony cut flower industry. It will be held at 1 p.m. March 10 at the Bidarka Inn in the downstairs conference room. Tea and coffee will be served. All are welcome.

Registration starts soon for the 20th annual Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival, to be held May 10-13. The keynote speaker is George Archibald of the International Crane Foundation. Feature writer Mark Obmascik, author of The Big Year, speaks on how his book became a movie. The complete schedule and registration is available online starting March 26 at www.homeralaska.org/shorebird.htm.


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