Story last updated at 3:08 p.m. Thursday, October 3, 2002

Community News
Alaska Youth for Environmental Action holds Youth Environmental Training Nov. 2-3, at Twin Creeks Trailhead Lodge. Apply by Oct. 10. E-mail or call 235-2062.

Student and Military News

Jessamyn J. Morisette and Melissa S. Roberts received bachelor's degrees at the end of the spring quarter 2002 from Western Washington University, Bellingham.

Apply by today, Oct. 3, for the Kachemak Bay Rotary Club international youth exchange program. Applicants must be 15-18 years old and interested in traveling to a foreign country and must demonstrate high moral and scholastic standards to represent the United States in a foreign land. Call 235-7745.

Kenai Peninsula College seeks representatives to serve on the KPC College Council. The council advises the college and seeks representation from all sectors of the community. To apply, send a letter of interest and resume before Oct. 4 to Kenai Peninsula College, Director's Office, 34820 College Drive, Soldotna 99669. Or call 262-0336.

Kachemak Bay Branch, Kenai Peninsula College received the 2002 Program Award for its Adult Basic Education program from the Alaska Adult Education Association at the recent AAEA annual meeting. The AAEA recognizes programs for exemplary efforts in curriculum, instruction and community service. AAEA also gave the Rising Star Award to Denise Moriarty, who teaches math to Adult Basic Education students at the Kachemak Bay Branch.

Community School

Upcoming courses include "Alaska Concealed-carry and Personal Protection," meeting Thursday, Oct. 17, and Saturday, Oct. 19. "Beginning Adult Tap Classes" meeting 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 15-Nov. 19, and "Hunter Safety Course," required for hunters under 16, meeting 6-8 p.m. Oct. 10, Oct. 15, Oct. 17, Oct. 22, Oct. 24 and Oct. 29. The listing for "Latin American Literature" in the catalog is incorrect. The class meets 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 9, Nov. 6 and Dec. 4. 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, "Spells and Auguries," a poetry workshop with visiting writer John Morgan, and "Navigation and Orienteering." For more information, call 235-7743.

Ferry Schedule

Tuesday, Oct. 8

AR Homer 7 a.m. LV 9 a.m.

AR Seldovia 10:30 a.m. LV 1 p.m.

AR Homer 2:30 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 Friday, Oct. 11. For last-minute changes, more detailed schedules and information about fares, visit or call 235-8449 or (800) 382-9229 outside of Homer.