Story last updated at 4:47 p.m. Thursday, October 17, 2002

Community News

KBBI has three seats open on the board of directors. Each seat is for a three-year term. To qualify, candidates must be a paid member by Nov. 2. Interested persons should submit a brief biography to KBBI by Nov. 4. Call 235-7721.

Smoky Bay Learning Center offers martial arts classes at The Studio, 177 Bunnell Avenue. Karate, aikido and judo classes are offered for kids and adults. Call 235-8678 or visit

Community School

"Celtic Chants and Rounds" meets Monday and Oct. 28. Other upcoming and new courses include "Prairie Style Tote Basket," Saturday and Oct. 26; "CPR/First Aid," Saturday, Oct. 26; "Choral Singing for Beginners," Thursdays, Oct. 31-Dec. 5; "Beginning East Coast Swing Dance," meeting Nov. 1, Nov. 8, Nov. 15 and Nov. 22 (note change from catalog); "Kindergym" and "Beginning Gymnastics," both meeting Saturdays, Oct. 26-Nov. 22. Call 235-6090.

Kachemak Bay Branch, Kenai Peninsula College

Registration is going on now for "Exploring the Internet" and "Spells and Auguries," a poetry workshop with visiting writer John Morgan. For more information, call 235-7743.

Road Construction

Construction continues for guardrail and sign installation on Pioneer Avenue, East Hill Road, West Hill Road, North Anchor Point Road and Nikolaevsk Road. Expect lane closures and delays. Call Alaska RoadBuilders at (888) 339-9140 or the project engineer at 235-4016.

Ferry Schedule

Tuesday, Oct. 22

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 Saturday, Oct. 26. For last-minute changes, more detailed schedules and information about fares, visit or call 235-8449 or (800) 382-9229 outside of Homer.