Homer Alaska - Announcements

Story last updated at 3:42 PM on Wednesday, November 2, 2011


Faith Lutheran Church at 6 p.m. Friday holds its annual Scandinavian dinner featuring lutefisk, pickled herring, lefse, Swedish meatballs. Tickets are available by calling the church at 235-7600.

The Alcoholics Anonymous 9 a.m. breakfast club meeting is every Saturday at New Life Tabernacle Church, the blue church uphill from Fritz Creek Store on East End Road. Bring something to eat. For information, call Clint, 235-7120.

Christ Lutheran Church in Soldotna holds its annual lutefisk and lefse dinner from 5-7 p.m. Monday. The church is located at Mile .25 Kenai Spur Highway in Soldotna. Call 262-4757 for more information.

The Homer Grandparent Support Group meets from 6-7:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the Homer Senior Center. Grandparent Carol Coleman facilitates the meet. The group is for grandparents raising their own grandchildren who want to develop a supportive community. Coffee and tea is provided. For more information, call Carol Coleman at 235-1003.

Occupy Homer holds a General Assembly meeting and move to amend educational meeting from 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday in Pioneer Hall Room 201 at the Kachemak Bay Campus. The Educational/Move to Amend Working Group was formed to get information out about national and international efforts to limit the rights of large corporations.

November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month. If you'd like to help with awareness at the local level in November, please contact Kelly Cooper at 226-2110. Also, if pancreatic cancer has touched you or someone you love and you would like more information, call the same number for informational material.

The Kachemak Bay Birders' First Saturday birding trip is 10 a.m. Saturday on the Homer Spit. Meet in the parking lot between the Ferry Dock and Land's End. This trip is cosponsored by the Kachemak Bay Birders and the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge. The leader will be Michael Craig and for more information give him a call (235-0631). There is no charge and everyone is welcome to attend.

The Kachemak Bay Equestrian Association Annual Membership Meeting will be held on Monday, Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. in the library at the West Homer Elementary School. The evening will include a slideshow recapping the Cottonwood Horse Park season events, election of board members, and refreshments. For further information please contact: Roberta Highland at 235-8214.

Homer Council on the Arts is recruiting board members, committee members and volunteers to be involved with supporting the arts in Homer. Please call 235-4288.