Story last updated at 12:52 p.m. Thursday, September 19, 2002

Community News

Cook Inlet Keeper holds volunteer water-monitor training Wednesday, Sept. 25, Thursday, Sept. 26 and Saturday, Sept. 28. To register or for more information, call 235-4068, ext. 23, or visit the Keeper offices at 3734 Ben Walters Lane.

Homer Kachemak Bay Rotary Club seeks exhibitors for the Health Fair to be held Saturday, Nov. 9 at the high school. This year's theme is "Prevention for Life." To sign up or for more information, call Sabrina Hillstrand at 235-4991.

Student and Military News

Chelsea Pyhala, Anchor Point, was awarded a $2,000 Presidential Scholarship at Eastern Washington University. The daughter of Patricia and Paul Pyhala, she is a 2002 Homer High School graduate.

Community School

The fall program will be mailed shortly. Early classes starting this week are "Basic Life Support (including child, infant and adult CPR)" and "Making a Garden Basket," both meeting Saturday. Call 235-6090.

Kachemak Bay Branch, Kenai Peninsula College

Registration is going on now for "Cetaceans" with Craig Matkin, "De'naina Culture" with Alan Boraas, "Contemporary Arts Seminar" with Asia Freeman, "Introduction to Prospecting," "Exploring the Internet," "Introduction to MS Excel" and "Navigation and Orienteering." For more information, call 235-7743.

Ferry Schedule

Sunday, Sept. 22

AR Homer 1:45 a.m. LV 3:30 a.m.

AR Seldovia 5 a.m. LV 6 a.m.

AR Homer 7:30 a.m. LV 10 a.m.

Monday, Sept. 23

AR Homer 8 a.m. LV 10 a.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 24

AR Homer 8 a.m. LV 10:30 a.m.

AR Seldovia 11:55 a.m. LV 4 p.m.

AR Homer 5:30 p.m. LV 7:55 p.m.

After leaving Homer, the M/V Tustumena will dock, in order, at Port Lions, Kodiak and Seward, before returning to Homer on Sunday, Sept. 29. For last-minute changes, more detailed schedules and information about fares, visit or call 235-8449 or (800) 382-9229 outside of Homer.