Thursday - 17

dance

Historical Dance Course,7-8:30 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Hall, 2300 Airport Way, free, taught by Fairbanks English Country Dancers, teaching the dances of “Pride and Prejudice” and other 18th-century styles, suitable for ages 11 and older, dancers under 18 should be accompanied by an adult, no experience necessary. Email dennisrogers55@icloud.com or visit @FairbanksEnglish

CountryDancers on Facebook for more.

family

Family Concert,“Punk Rock for Kids,” 5:30-7 p.m., Fairbanks Children’s Museum, 302 Cushman St., Suite 101, $2 per person after 5 p.m., hosted by Nick Meurlott. 374-6873 

film 

“Attla, world premiere screening, 7 p.m., Regal Cinemas Goldstream 16 & IMAX, 1855 Airport Way, a new PBS documentary on the legendary sled dog racer George Attla. 

music/nightlife

Thursday Night Jam, open jam night at Howling Dog Saloon on the Holy Stage, with Paul Knight hosting on The Holy Stage, 8 p.m., ages 21 and older.

Dry Cabin String Band,part of The Marlin’s early Thursday music concert series, 8-9:30 p.m., ages 21 and older, no cover charge. 479-4646

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.

nature

Guided Nature Walks,1-2:30 p.m., Creamer’s Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge, 1300 College Road, with volunteer naturalist Bud Marschner, free, open to public. Meet that farmhouse visitors center. 452-5162

stage

“Evil Dead: The Musical, based on the cult classic movies, produced by Interior Independent Theatre, directed by Mary Conlin, 7:30 p.m., Salisbury Theatre, University of Alaska Fairbanks fine arts complex, tickets $20-$30, available online at www.interiorIT.org. Recommended for ages 18 and older. 

Friday - 18 

dance

Social Dance, “Hustle with a Little Swing,” 8:30-11 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Center, 2300 Airport Way, with Ballroom Dance Club of Fairbanks, $5-$6. No experience or partner necessary. Please bring clean, non-marking shoes. 456-3331

music/nightlife

Exit Only, with Joye Harvey Coon joining Megan on vocals and featuring Eddie Stevens on sax, flute and keyboard, 9 p.m., Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway in Fox, ages 21 and older. 456-4695

Guitar by Albert, playing acoustic and fingerstyle arrangements, Ivory Jacks, 2581 Goldstream Road.

Bishop Slice, album release event, 10 p.m., The Marlin, 3412 College Road, $5 cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

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

The Fox Troubadour,Mike Stackhouse, starting off the weekend, 7 p.m., Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway, Fox, ages 21 and older. 456-4695

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

stage

“Evil Dead: The Musical,” based on the cult classic movies, produced by Interior Independent Theatre, directed by Mary Conlin, 7:30 p.m., Salisbury Theatre, University of Alaska Fairbanks fine arts complex, tickets $20-$30, available online at www.interiorIT.org. Recommended for ages 18 and older.

Frozen Jr., presented by Fairbanks Academy of Children’s Theater, 7 p.m., DeWild Theatre at West Valley High School, 3800 Geist Road, tickets online at fairbanksact.com

Saturday - 19

bazaars

Monroe Holiday Bazaar,615 Monroe St., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with more than 120 vendors.  

culinary

Creative Cooking Program, with Chef Chuck Lemke, 10 a.m. to noon, Spendard Builders Supply, 2460 Phillips Field Road, free. 450-2200

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.

Contra Dance, with live music by Ice Jam and dance instruction by Barbara Braley, 8 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Center, $10 adults, $8 adult members, $7 youth, $5 youth members, 13 and under no charge. Sponsored by Contra Borealis Dancers, beginners welcome, no partner necessary. Information: 457-8957 or www.contraborealis.org.

Hustle & A Little Swing, workshop day 1 with professional guest instructors Liv Froholm and Van Rauch, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Center, 2300 Airport Way, classes in hustle, night club two-step and country two-step happening for the novice on Saturday. Class prices are online at www.fairbanksballroom.org. 456-3331  

family

Super Saturday, celebrating National Wildlife Refuge Week, 2-4 p.m., Fairbanks Children’s Museum, 302 Cushman St., Suite 101, museum rates apply. 374-6873

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 

“The Raft, a documentary film, 7-9:30 p.m., Schaible Auditorium, Bunnell Building, 1790 Tanana Loop, UAF campus, a free screening of the documentary of the famed 1972 sociological experiment in which a researcher gathered people from around the world to sail a raft across the Atlantic, secretly hypothesizing they would devolve into conflict. Film follows with a Q&A with participant Fé Seymour of Fairbanks. The event is free; seating is limited, registration is required. Pre-registration is requested or you can check in at the door. Register at aarp.cvent.com/1019RAFT or call 1-877-926-8300.

music/nightlife

Exit Only, with Joye Harvey Coon joining Megan on vocals and featuring Eddie Stevens on sax, flute and keyboard, 9:30 p.m., Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway in Fox, ages 21 and older. 456-4695

Ghoul’s Night Out, at The Attic, upstairs at Roundup Steakhouse, 2701 S. Cushman St., hosted by Reva Monroe, $10 at the door, ages 21 and older.

Fall Concert, by Fairbanks Community Band, 7-8:30 p.m., Davis Concert Hall, UAF campus, free admission, donations welcome.

The Rad Trads,7:30 p.m., UAF Pub, Wood Center, UAF campus, ages 21 and older, a mix of horn-drenched soul meets punk rock, presented by Fairbanks Concert Association. Tickets online at fairbanksconcert.org.

DJ Dance Party, with DJ Fifty50, 10 p.m., The Marlin, 3412 College Road, $5 cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

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

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.

special event

International Friendship Day,noon to 5 p.m., Pioneer Park Civic Center, 2300 Airport Way, the 33rd celebration of nationalities and cultures living in Fairbanks. Free, open to public. 474-0928 

stage

“Evil Dead: The Musical,”based on the cult classic movies, produced by Interior Independent Theatre, directed by Mary Conlin, 7:30 p.m., Salisbury Theatre, University of Alaska Fairbanks fine arts complex, tickets $20-$30, available online at www.interiorIT.org. Recommended for ages 18 and older.

Frozen Jr.,presented by Fairbanks Academy of Children’s Theater, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., DeWild Theatre at West Valley High School, 3800 Geist Road, tickets online at fairbanksact.com

Sunday - 20

dance

Hustle & A Little Swing,workshop day 2 with professional guest instructors Liv Froholm and Van Rauch, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Center, 2300 Airport Way, classes in hustle, night club two-step and country two-step happening for the novice on Saturday. Class prices are online at www.fairbanksballroom.org. 456-3331   

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

“Evil Dead: The Musical,” based on the cult classic movies, produced by Interior Independent Theatre, directed by Mary Conlin, 2 p.m., Salisbury Theatre, University of Alaska Fairbanks fine arts complex, tickets $20-$30, available online at www.interiorIT.org. Recommended for ages 18 and older. 

Frozen Jr., presented by Fairbanks Academy of Children’s Theater, 4 p.m., DeWild Theatre at West Valley High School, 3800 Geist Road, tickets online at fairbanksact.com.

Monday - 21

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 

lecture

Katherine Wyman-Grothem, of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Minnesota, will talk about how to analyze the risk of aquatic invasive species when deciding where to direct prevention efforts. Her community presentation will begin at 6 p.m. at the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center, 101 Dunkel St. Wyman-Grothem has experience in the Great Lakes area and is a keynote speaker for the Alaska Invasive Species Workshop Oct. 22-24 in Fairbanks.

music/nightlife

The Rad Trads, 7 p.m., Delta Community Center, a mix of horn-drenched soul meets punk rock, presented by Fairbanks Concert Association. Tickets online at fairbanksconcert.org.

Metal Mondays, featuring the best in your favorite metal music, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road. Ages 21 and up, no cover. 479-4646

Tuesday - 22

family

Imagination Station, at Fairbanks Children’s Museum, 302 Cushman St., suite 101, 11 a.m. to noon, a morning of thinking, planning and creating at the museum for children. $8 per person, free for museum members. 374-6873 

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

Pajama Storytime, for 3- to 10-year-olds, 7 p.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

lecture

Ancient DNA, a talk with evolutionary geneticist Eske Willerslev of the University of Copenhagen, “Hunting for the Molecular Past,” Schaible auditorium (in the Bunnell Building on UAF campus). Free, open to public. 474-5433

music/nightlife

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 Mojo Music, 819 First Ave. 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.aurora

womenschorale.org online.

Fairbanks Peace Choir, rehearsals 6:45-8:30 p.m., Unitarian Fellowship, 4448 Pikes Landing Road, final concert is Nov. 30. Flyn Ludington directs, Paul Krejci accompanies. “Creating a culture of peace through song.” 457-8086

nature

Guided Nature Walks, 1-2:30 p.m., Creamer’s Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge, 1300 College Road, with volunteer naturalist Bud Marschner, free, open to public. Meet that farmhouse visitors center. 452-5162

Wednesday - 23

books

Science Book Discussion,an informal talk of books chosen by the science book group, attendees welcome even if they haven’t read the book, 7-9 p.m., Noel Wien Public Library, 1215 Cowles St. Free, open to public. 699-1594

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 3- to 5-year-olds, 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. 10 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 - 24

dance

Historical Dance Course, 7-8:30 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Hall, 2300 Airport Way, free, taught by Fairbanks English Country Dancers, teaching the dances of “Pride and Prejudice” and other 18th-century styles, suitable for ages 11 and older, dancers under 18 should be accompanied by an adult, no experience necessary. Email dennisrogers55@icloud.com or visit @FairbanksEnglish

CountryDancers on Facebook for more.

family

Mother Moose Storytime, for babies and toddlers up to 23 months old, 11:15 a.m., North Pole Branch Library, 656 NPHS Blvd., no registration needed. 488-6101

music/nightlife

Thursday Night Jam, open jam night at Howling Dog Saloon on the Holy Stage, with Paul Knight hosting on The Holy Stage, 8 p.m., ages 21 and older.

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.

nature

Guided Nature Walks,1-2:30 p.m., Creamer’s Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge, 1300 College Road, with volunteer naturalist Bud Marschner, free, open to public. Meet that farmhouse visitors center. 452-5162