Thursday - 23

family

Mother Moose, for babies and toddlers 23 months or younger, and a parent or caregiver, 11:15 a.m., North Pole Branch Library, 656 NPHS Blvd., no registration needed. 488-6101

music/nightlife

The Marlin, early Thursday concert series, 8 p.m., no cover, ages 21 and older, 3412 College Road. Today: Ken Brown & Crooked Railroad. 479-4646

Stand-up Comedy, with headliner Jeff Dye, hosts Glenner and Jerry, and participants from the Fairbanks Funny Festival, 8 p.m., UAF Pub, UAF campus, ages 21 and older. More info at AlaskaComedy.com.  

Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by DJ Holly and DJ Angel. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Thursday Night Karaoke, hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 9 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

Fairbanks Sweet Adelines,rehearsal, 6:30 p.m., University Presbyterian Church, 3510 College Road, 6:30 p.m. New voices welcome. For more information, email Gayle at gaylelm@gci.net.

 

Friday - 24

family

Early Explorers,10 a.m. to noon, University of Museum of the North, 1962 Yukon Drive, studying the walrus, for ages 5 and younger, siblings welcome, adult supervision required, included with museum admission. 474-7505

Parents and Twos, storytime for 2-year-olds and a parent or caregiver, 11:15 a.m., North Pole Branch Library, 656 NPHS Blvd., no registration needed. 488-6101 

music/nightlife

Sand Castle, performing contemporary folk, rock and retro pop, 8:30-10:30 p.m., at McCafferty’s, A Coffee House, Etc., 408 Cushman St. 456-6853

Arctic Entry,performing at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 10 p.m., $4 cover, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Band TBA, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 10 p.m., ages 21 and older. 479-4646 

Stand-up Comedy, with headliner Jeff Dye, hosts Glenner and Jerry, and participants from the Fairbanks Funny Festival, 8 p.m., Roundup Steakhouse, ages 21 and older. More info at AlaskaComedy.com.

stage

Interior Independent Theatre, presenting “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill,” the story of Billie Holiday, 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, ages 21 and older due to content, tickets $25 each available at www.interiorIT.org. 978-2514

 

Saturday - 25

culinary

Sipping Saturday,4-8 p.m., Fairbanks Distilling Company, 410 Cushman St, featuring a new house made cocktail using a Sipping Streams tea and award winning 68 Below vodka, ages 21 and older. 452-5055

Hoarfrost Beach Party, 3-8 p.m., Hoarfrost Distilling, 3501 Lathrop St., Unit F, featuring beach-themed cocktails, ages 21 and older. 750-1283

Lutefisk And Meatball Dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Fairbanks Lutheran Church, 1012 Cowles St., $25 adults, $10 ages 7-12, under than 7 eat free, hosted by Sons of Norway, dinner with other Norwegian dishes and desserts, tickets available at the door. 479-6698 

dance

Open Dance Practice, with the Ballroom Dance Club of Fairbanks, 4-6 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Center. Please bring clean, non-marking shoes to help protect the dance floor. No partner necessary. $2 members/$3 public. Call 456-3331 for more info.

40 Below Ball, with the theme “A Roaring Good Time,” 8 p.m. to midnight, Westmark Hotel, 813 Noble St., in the Gold Room, hosted by Ballroom Dance Club of Fairbanks, tickets online at ballroomfairbanks.org, at the door, and at club events, ages 18 and older. 456-3331

Argentine Tango Milonga, at Trax Outdoor Center, 310 Birch Hill Road, downstairs in the yoga studio, 7-9 p.m. All ages welcome, $5 admission.

family

Mother Moose Storytime, for babies up to 23 months old and a parent or caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

film 

Backcountry Film Festival Celebrates Winter,organized by the Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks, Birch Hill Recreation Area, 101 Wilderness Drive, doors open at 5:45 p.m., films start at 6:30 p.m., a fundraiser for the ski club and the Winter Wildlands Alliance. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door, for ski club members, ticket prices are $10 for individuals and $25 for families (up to 6). For non-members, ticket prices are $15 for individuals and $35 for families. Buy online tickets at tinyurl.com/w555sjg or check out “Events” at www.nscfairbanks.org.

music/nightlife

Fairbanks Trad Irish Session,7-10 p.m., Pizza Hut, 89 College Road, 374-6045. All levels of musicians welcome.

Sand Castle,performing contemporary folk, rock and retro pop, 8:30-10:30 p.m., at McCafferty’s, A Coffee House, Etc., 408 Cushman St. 456-6853 

Kit Carson,performing at Ivory Jacks, 2581 Goldstream Road, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. 455-6665. Free, open to the public.

North Star Strings, rehearsal, 10 a.m. to noon, open to adult string players who enjoy playing show tunes, light classics, pops and fiddle music. Music department, room 301, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Free, no auditions, new players of all abilities welcome. See www.northstarstrings.org or call 479-6064 for more.

Good Hank, performing at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Fairbanks, 4448 Pike’s Landing Road, admission is a suggested donation of $10, a night of poetry and music with slam poetry from Heather Warren, poetry and writing from Sean Enfield, and R&B vibes from Good Hank. May not be appropriate for children. 451-8838

Ken Brown, and Crooked Railroad, performing 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Ivory Jacks, 2581 Goldstream Road, no cover charge. 

John Shewfelt Jr., and Shot Time, performing at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 10 p.m., $4 cover, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Goodbye Lana,A Farewell Burlesque for Lana Montreese, who is moving from Fairbanks, 10 p.m., The Marlin, ages 21 and older, $10 at 10 p.m., $5 after 11 p.m., show starts at 10 p.m. 479-4646

Stand-up Comedy, with headliner Jeff Dye, hosts Glenner and Jerry, and participants from the Fairbanks Funny Festival, 8 p.m., Firehouse Theatre, ages 21 and older. More info at AlaskaComedy.com.

special event

Army Vs. Air Force, curling bonspiel, 1-6:30 p.m., Fairbanks Curling Club, 1962 Second Ave., free, family friendly, a patriotic-themed curling tournament, there is a cost for participating curlers. More info at curlfairbanks.org. 452-2875 

stage

Interior Independent Theatre,presenting “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill,” the story of Billie Holiday, 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, ages 21 and older due to content, tickets $25 each available at www.interiorIT.org. 978-2514

 

Sunday - 26 

music/nightlife

Sunday Night Karaoke,hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 8 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

stage

Interior Independent Theatre, presenting “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill,” the story of Billie Holiday, 2 p.m., Palace Theatre in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, ages 21 and older due to content, tickets $25 each available at www.interiorIT.org. 978-2514

 

Monday - 27

lecture

Archaeology of Skiing, a free public talk presented by Monty Rogers, 7 p.m., Black Spruce Brewing Company, 3290 Peger Road, Suite B, under 21 admitted if with parent or guardian. Email julieesdale@gmail.com for more. 

music/nightlife

Magic Monday,card playing, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 6.m. to close, ages 21 and older, no cover. 479-4646

 

Tuesday - 28 

culinary

Wine Tasting, featuring Hanh wines, Lavelle’s Bistro, 575 First Ave., ages 21 and older, reservations required. 450-0555

dance

Argentine Tango Practice, class 7-8 p.m., practice 8-8:30 p.m., downstairs at Mary Siah Recreation Center, 805 14th Ave., $5 for practice, $10 per person per class. All ages welcome as well as singles and new dancers. For more information, see the Fairbanks Tango group page on Facebook. 

family

Preschool Storytime, for 3 to 5 year olds, 10:30 a.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St., 459-1052.

Mother Moose Storytime, for babies up to 23 months old and a parent or caregiver, 6:30 p.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

lecture

Science for Alaska, the lecture series, 7-8 p.m., Raven Landing Center, 1222 Cowles St., sponsored by the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Talks are free and open to the public. Call 474-7787 for more info. Today’s talk: Alex Young on “Sunny With A Chance of Space Storms.” 

music/nightlife

Board Gang Game Night,starting at 7 p.m., Goldie’s AK, 659 Fifth Ave., free gaming time as well as tournaments and some prizes, games provided. Free, open to public, ages 21 and older. 687-8444

Tuesday Night Karaoke,at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by Cherie. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Great Land Sounds, men’s barbershop chorus, 6:30 p.m. at University Community Presbyterian Church, 3510 College Road. There is no cost, and any man who likes to sing is welcome to try singing in four-part harmony. Email music.maker@live.com for more information.

Aurora Women’s Chorale, an all-female choir directed by Janice Trumbull, 7 p.m., rehearsing at University Park Bible Church, 3681 Sandvik, all voices and talents welcome. Email is allison2619@gmail.com or see www.aurorawomenschorale.org online.

Tuesday Movie Night, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 6.m. to close, ages 21 and older, no cover. 479-4646

Pioneer Park Pickers, 6:30-9 p.m., in Pioneer Park Hall in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, open to the public, jammers and audience welcome. 488-2225

 

Wednesday - 29 

family

Preschool Storytime, for 3 to 5 year olds, 1:30 p.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St., 459-1052.

Preschool Storytime, for ages 3-5, 11:15 a.m., North Pole Branch Library, 656 NPHS Blvd., no registration needed. 488-6101

music/nightlife

Wednesday Night Karaoke,at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by DJ Holly and DJ Angel. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Open Mic Night, the longest-running open mic night in Fairbanks, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road. 9:30 p.m., ages 21 and older, no cover. 479-4646

Folk music, By Ice Jam, 7-10 p.m. at Pizza Hut, 89 College Road. 374-6045

 

Thursday - 30 

music/nightlife

Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by DJ Holly and DJ Angel. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Thursday Night Karaoke, hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 9 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

Fairbanks Sweet Adelines, rehearsal, 6:30 p.m., University Presbyterian Church, 3510 College Road, 6:30 p.m. New voices welcome. For more information, email Gayle at gaylelm@gci.net