Story last updated at 12:23 p.m. Friday, September 6, 2002

Arts & Entertainment
Sept. 5 -- Slide lecture by Susan Kingsley, postmodern metalsmith, 7:30 p.m., Bunnell Street Gallery. Donation accepted.

Sept. 5 -- Three-Legged Mule, variety, 9 p.m., Duggan's Waterfront Pub.

Sept. 6-12 -- "Signs," PG13, 6 p.m. "Road to Perdition," R, 8:30 p.m., Homer Family Theatre. Admission.

Sept. 6-7 -- Tuff Enuff, 10 p.m., Duggan's Waterfront Pub.

Sept. 6 -- DJ Tubbs, 10 p.m., Alice's Champagne Palace.

Sept. 6 -- "AlaskaWILD," photography exhibit by the Alaska Society of Outdoor and Nature Photographers, opening reception, 5-7 p.m., Homer Council on the Arts.

Sept. 6 -- "Jewels of Summer," oil and acrylic paintings by Beth Blankenship, opening reception, 5-7 p.m., Fireweed Gallery.

Sept. 6 -- "Still Water Reflections," watercolors by Jan Thurston, opening reception, 5-7 p.m., Ptarmigan Arts Back Room Gallery.

Sept. 6 -- "Chance Operations -- On the Stick", paintings by Katherine Coons, slide presentation 4:30 p.m., opening reception 5:30-7:30 p.m., Bunnell Street Gallery.

Sept. 6 -- Paintings by Christopher Wakefield, opening reception, 5-7 p.m., Picture Alaska Art Gallery.

Sept. 7 -- Tim Heimbold or Susan Ward, live, 8-10 p.m., Kharacters.

Sept. 7 -- Danny Godinez Band, benefit for Cook Inlet Keeper, 10 p.m., Alice's Champagne Palace. Admission. $12 cover. 235-1921.

Sept. 7 -- "Three Guitars" concert, acoustic guitar-playing of classics, jazz, Gordon Rowland, Mary Wright, Matt Yaki, 7:30 p.m., Mariner Theatre. Benefit for Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies. Admission. 235-6667.

Sept. 8 -- Three-Legged Mule, variety, 9:30 p.m., Kharacters.

Sept. 11 -- Hobo Jim, Alaska variety, 9 p.m., Alice's Champagne Palace. $2 cover.

Ongoing and Future Events

Through Sept. 15 -- "Facing the Elements," outdoor art exhibit, Pratt Museum grounds. 235-8635.

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.

Oct. 11. -- Iris Dement, country-folk, 8 p.m., Mariner Theatre. Admission. 235-1921.

Oct. 22-23 -- John Prine with trio, 8 p.m., Mariner Theatre. Admission. 235-1921.

Nov. 2 -- Ritz2002 gala art auction, Pratt Museum.