Story last updated at 3:51 p.m. Thursday, May 23, 2002

Arts & Entertainment
May 23 - Quiz night, 8:30 p.m., Kharacters.

May 24-29 - "Spiderman", PG-13, 3:15 p.m., 6 p.m., 8:45 p.m., Homer Family Theatre. Admission.

May 24 - "Cove Style" art opening by Halibut Cove artists, 7-9 p.m., Halibut Cove Experiences, transportation by Central Charters (235-7847).

May 24 - Hoo Doo, dance music, 9 p.m., Down East Saloon.

May 24-25 - Alcan Gypsies, variety, 10 p.m., Alice's Champagne Palace.

May 24-25 - English Bay Band, variety, 10 p.m., Duggan's Waterfront Pub.

May 25 - Sea kayaking movies, 7 p.m., Alice's Champagne Palace.

May 25 - Karaoke and open mike, 8 p.m., The Living Room Coffee House.

May 25 - Comedy Variety Night, 9 p.m., The Living Room Coffee House. 235-9421.

May 26 - Three-Legged Mule, variety, 9 p.m., Kharacters.

May 29 - Karaoke, 9 p.m., Alice's Champagne Palace.

Ongoing and Future Events

Through June 5 - "What the Sea Gives Back," beachcombing art by Michael Armstrong, Homer Council on the Arts.

Through Sept. 15 - "Looking Both Ways: Heritage and Identity of the Alutiiq People," cooperative exhibit by the Alutiiq Museum of Kodiak and the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Arctic Studies, the Pratt Museum.

Through June 5 - "Kachemak Bay Watercolor Society 2002 Spring Show," and "Dos Tierras," works in clay by Eliz Olivella and Jorge Pablo, Fireweed Gallery.

Through June 5 - "Works on Paper Exhibition ," juried statewide show, Bunnell Street Gallery.

Through June 5 - "Designs on Nature, The Hiking Series," acrylics by R.W. Tyler, Ptarmigan Arts Back Room Gallery.

Through June 5 - "Just for the Paint of It," projectile paintings, The Living Room Cafe & Gallery (next to Don Jose's).

Through June 5 - Black and white photos by Libby Bushell, Latitude 59.

Through June 6 - Judi Rideout's pastel paintings, Picture Alaska Art Gallery.

Through June 5 - "Transitions," originals and prints by Ed Tussey, Art Shop Gallery.

June 21-22 - Seldovia Summer Solstice Folk Music Festival, workshops and performances by various local and national performers. Admission. 234-7612.

June 23-27 - Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference, sponsored by the Kachemak Bay Campus of the Kenai Peninsula College at Land's End Resort. Early registration through May 15. Admission. 235-7743.

June 27-29 - "The Search for Odysseus," Pier One Youth Theatre production, Thurs., 7:30 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 8:15 p.m., Pier One Theatre. 235-7333.