Homer Alaska - Announcements

Story last updated at 4:35 PM on Wednesday, May 9, 2012


West Homer Elementary School will have an ice cream social and talent show Monday. Proceeds will support the sixth-grade spring field trip. The ice cream social will be from 6-7 p.m.; the talent show will be from 7-8 p.m. The donation for the ice cream social is $5 per person, $3 for children ages 5 and under. Decadent desserts and art items will be auctioned during the talent show.

South Peninsula Haven House Board of Directors will have its annual meeting June 14 at 1230 Ocean Drive. All members and the public are invited. The meeting will start at 5:15 p.m.

Registration for the Homer Little League 2012 season continues online at www.Homerlittleleague.org. Parents can sign up their children ages 4-14 for T-ball, boys baseball and girls softball. Parents are encouraged to sign up their kids before the start of the season, which begins with opening day at noon Saturday at Karen Hornaday Park. Cost is $45 for T-ball (ages 4-6) and $65 for baseball and softball (ages 7-14). Homer Little League serves children living within the Homer, Anchor Point and Ninilchik areas. Some scholarship money is available for low-income families in exchange for volunteer help. Volunteer information is also available online at www.homerlittleleague.org. For more information, call Mike at 299-0396.

There are 10 days left until build week May 20-27 at Karen Hornaday Park. For information on participating, visit www.homerplayground.org.

Please report Sandhill Crane observations to Kachemak Crane Watch at 235-6262 or reports@cranewatch.org. For more information, visit www.cranewatch.org.

Get to Know Homer offers free training for all customer service staff about activities, events and adventures in Homer from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 18 at the Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center auditorium. Snacks and drinks provided. Contact the Homer Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center at 235-7740 for more information.