Story last updated at 2:34 p.m. Thursday, November 7, 2002

This Week's Events
Thursday, Nov. 7

An admissions counselor from Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Ore., visits Homer High School at 1:30 p.m. Call 235-8186.

South Peninsula Hospital Inc. and SPH Service Area Board hold a joint meeting at 6 p.m. in the hospital conference rooms. Call 235-8101.

The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly holds a public hearing on sales tax amendments from 6-8 p.m. at Homer City Hall.

The Kenai Peninsula School District holds a Migrant Education Program meeting for parents from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Harbor Room, Land's End Resort. Call 262-9805, ext. 269.

The Kachemak Emergency Service Area Board meets at 7 p.m. at the borough office, 206 E. Pioneer Ave.

Community Rivers Planning Coalition holds an informational forum on creating a community center for Anchor Point at 7 p.m. at the Chapman School Library. Call 235-8177, ext. 5.

Vessels of Hope sponsors "The Thursday Dialogues" from 7-9 p.m. at the Community Resource Center, 182 E. Pioneer Ave. Dan Boone presents "Habitat for Humanity in Homer." Call 235-6642.

Saturday, Nov. 9

Kachemak Bay Rotary Club and South Peninsula Hospital sponsor the annual Health Fair from 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the high school. Pre-register for blood, prostate and TSH screenings from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday and from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday at Eagle Quality Center.

Otter Beach Educational Center holds a fund-raiser, "February in Mexico," at 5 p.m. at the Elks club. Two Sisters provides food, and entertainment is by the Homer Middle School Concert Choir, the Homer High School Swing Choir and Otter Beach students and alumni. There is also an auction and a door prize of a one-week condo use in Cabo San Lucas. Dinner is $8 for adults, $5 for children and free for children under 6. Call 235-2308.

Sunday, Nov. 10

"Who wants to be a millionaire?" is the sermon topic at the Unitarian/Universalists' meeting at 12:30 p.m. at the Kachemak Bay Community Center.

Monday, Nov. 11

State, federal, borough and city offices closed for Veterans Day.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

Craig Chapman of the borough finance department and borough assembly member Chris Moss speak on changes to the borough sales tax codes at the noon meeting of the Homer Chamber of Commerce at the Best Western Bidarka Inn. Call 235-7740.

Homer Animal Friends meet at 5:30 p.m. at Homer City Hall.

Library Advisory Board Publicity Committee meets at 6 p.m. at the Old Town B & B on Bunnell Street.

Wednesday, Nov. 13

The Family Resource Project and the Disability Law Center of Alaska present a workshop on the waiver process for people with developmental disabilities and their families from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Community Mental Health Center. Call (800) 243-2199.

The Community Mental Health Center sponsors a public forum on Homer mental health needs from 7-9 p.m. in the first floor conference room of South Peninsula Hospital. James Clark is the presenter. Call 235-7701.

KBBI board of directors meet at 6 p.m. at the studios at 3913 Kachemak Way. Call 235-7721.