The Homer Chamber of Commerce & Customer Heart might be closed for the vacations by Monday, Jan. 4, 2021.
Due to poor ice circumstances, Homer Hockey Affiliation Inc. has canceled Skate the Lake and can shoot for holding it on Feb. 13 for Winter Carnival. Electronic mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
The third annual Homer’s Crowdfunded New Yr’s Eve Fireworks Fantastical will happen at 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31 at Mariner Park on the Homer Spit. The fireworks are crowdfunded, and cash to assist buy them could be despatched to organizer Aaron Weisser. For particulars, go to the occasion’s Fb web page. Members the evening of the fireworks are inspired to get pleasure from them from inside their automobiles, or socially distanced whereas exterior. Face coverings are requested. The fireworks might be streamed dwell on the occasion Fb web page, and Peninsula Radio will accompany the fireworks present with a industrial free, dwell radio music soundtrack starting at 8 p.m. The fireworks might be delayed if there are heavy winds, rain or snowfall.
The Anchor Level Fireplace & Emergency Medical Service Space Board will maintain its subsequent board assembly at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Jan. 20, 2021 by Zoom. For assembly data, go to the service space web page on the Kenai Peninsula Borough web site at https://www.kpb.us/service-areas/apfesa.
The Kachemak Bay Nationwide Estuarine Analysis Reserve is internet hosting its third annual beer label design contest. Design a beer label for the Grace Ridge Brewing ‘64 Afterbock beer and have your artwork displayed on every bottle. The theme this 12 months is resiliency. The deadline for submission is Jan. 15. Submit all paintings to Dana Nelson by electronic mail, email@example.com, or by mail, 2181 Kachemak Drive Homer AK 99603. The profitable artist might be introduced at 6 p.m. on Feb. 5, with all submissions on show at Grace Ridge Brewing and showcased just about following CDC tips. Contact Nelson for extra data.
The Kenai Peninsula Borough Strong Waste amenities are actually closed on Sundays by April 25, 2021. For extra data, contact the KPB Strong Waste Division at 907-262-9667 or test their webpage at https://www.kpb.us/swd-waste/about-solidwaste.
Anchor Level Senior Residents
The Anchor Level Senior Heart on Milo Fritz Avenue serves take-out meals on Thursday evenings with pickup from 5-6 p.m. Serving to Fingers Thrift Retailer is open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to three p.m. and donations could be dropped off any time. The workplace workers are at work and out there by telephone for addressing wants. For data, name 235-7786.
Friendship Heart Grownup Day Providers is closed in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic. Name 235-4556.
Homer Senior Residents
All actions are canceled and the Homer Senior Heart is closed to most people in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Homer Senior Residents congregate lunch is closed, however meals could be picked up at midday from Monday-Friday. You need to name 907-235-7655 by 10 a.m. day by day to order your meal.
Hospice of Homer
Hospice of Homer is in search of new board members. Are you interested by utilizing your compassion, enthusiasm, and love of neighborhood to assist your neighbors of their instances of want? The group hopes you’ll take into account becoming a member of the Hospice of Homer Board of Administrators.
Prior information of non-profit boards is useful however not required—simply an curiosity and willingness to take part in month-to-month conferences, occasional fundraising occasions and neighborhood outreach.
Conferences are as soon as a month for 1.5 – 2 hours on the third Wednesday of the month. The board expects members to attend these month-to-month conferences in addition to to be an lively participant on sub-committees as wants and pursuits warrant. Sub-committees embody areas reminiscent of finance, personnel, occasions, and coverage overview and revision.
? For extra data or to specific your curiosity, please contact Board President Charlie Franz at Kachemakcharlie@gmail.com
To be taught extra about Hospice of Homer and to discover a extra detailed description of board member job expectations, please go to their web site at hospiceofhomer.org
Kachemak Bay Campus
KBC might be internet hosting a digital occasion at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 3, to have fun the latest graduates of the Licensed Nurse Aide (CNA) program. The graduates will collect in Pioneer Corridor to obtain their pins and certificates of feat. KBC director, Dr. Reid Brewer, will open the occasion and CNA teacher, Bonita Banks, BSN, RN, CRNI will make the shows. Households and neighborhood members are invited to attend and supply their encouragement by becoming a member of a Zoom assembly at Zoom room ID: 87244405014 with Password: 304898. For extra data or to be related, name 907-235-1674.
Registration for Spring 2021 is now open. Kachemak Bay Campus has new courses in enterprise and science in addition to the humanities, historical past, writing throughout topics and extra. Go to kpc.alaska.edu and spend your spring with Kachemak Bay Campus.
KPC is now providing UAA’s fast-track certificates in Enterprise Management that college students can obtain in a single or two semesters! In case you are on the lookout for a fast option to enhance your resume or to make a profession shift, this Occupational Endorsement Certificates (OEC) is for you. Excellent for people in entry-level management roles and other people wanting to construct abilities and stand out in a crowd, and for the Spring 2021 time period, candidates could also be eligible for monetary awards as much as $1,000. The OEC contains six courses that cowl key enterprise ideas in enterprise foundations, supervision, promoting, laptop abilities, management and communication. College students will even be taught rules of finance, establishing objectives and downside fixing, advertising, and spreadsheet purposes. A few of these courses are a part of the overall schooling requirement so you probably have already taken a number of you’re properly in your manner. Common registration started Nov. 23. events can name KBC at (907) 235-7743 to be related to an advisor.
The Kenai Peninsula Borough Homer Annex is open with some restrictions at 638 East Pioneer Ave. within the Homer Borough Upkeep constructing east of the Homer Volunteer Fireplace Division. Please restrict visits to 1 individual at a time and wait within the parking zone or in automobiles whereas different persons are inside. Masks are really helpful however not required. The workplace is staffed for assist by telephone or electronic mail. For extra data name 235-9837 or electronic mail Tamarron Baxter at firstname.lastname@example.org. Types for property tax exemptions or appeals can be found exterior on the door, and a dropbox is on the market for accomplished varieties.
The Pratt Museum is closed for normal hours because of a rise in COVID-19 circumstances. Nevertheless, small teams or pods might go to by appointment solely beginning as we speak. For extra data and to arrange an appointment, name 907-235-8635.
Alaska Islands and Ocean Customer Heart
The Alaska Islands & Ocean Customer Heart operations are briefly suspended, however please go to just about and take a 3D tour by going to http://ow.ly/hf3f50Bf4HB. The Beluga Slough Path and different out of doors areas on the refuge will stay open to offer wholesome choices for recreation and leisure. Youngsters can obtain the Brokers of Discovery App and play an interactive studying sport on the path.
To succeed in refuge workers name 907-235-6546 or electronic mail email@example.com.
South Peninsula Hospital
Free COVID-19 assessments are supplied 9 a.m. to six p.m. seven days per week on the decrease degree of the SPH Specialty Clinic, at 4201 Bartlett Road, Homer. Please use the Danview Avenue entry. Checks are for individuals who have had current journey out of state, have been uncovered to somebody with a confirmed case of COVID-19, they’ve new onset of any symptom associated to COVID-19, or have a supplier referral. See full record of eligible people at www.sphosp.org or name the COVID data line at 235-0235. Please name and pre-register earlier than coming if and when doable.