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Posted: Wednesday, July 12, 2006

Radio operators to ‘ham’ it up

The Moose Horn Amateur Radio Club will hold its annual Ham Fair Saturday from noon to 4:30 p.m. in the gym at Cook Inlet Academy.

A swap and shop event with short wave and ham radio equipment for sale, testers for license exams will be available and lectures are some of the planned events. Door prizes also will be drawn. Vendor tables are available for $8. The price of admission is $3. For more information, call Rich at 260-5673.

Native cultural event slated

The Kenaitze Indian Tribe will host a K’Beq’ from noon to 7 p.m. July 28 at Mile 52.6 of the Sterling Highway, across from the entrance to the Russian River Campground.

Storytelling, arts and educational activities, gift shop, an archaeology presentation, Indian ice cream and drumming are some of the planned events. It is open to the public. Tours are free. Alaska Native crafts and fried bread will be available for purchase. For more information, call Sasha Lindgren at 398-0598 or Brenda Trefon at 283-3633.

Basketball clinics set to shoot

The Molly Tuter Gym Rats basketball clinics for girls will be held Aug, 7, 8 and 9. Registration forms are available from area coaches, Wells Fargo Banks, the Nikiski Community Center and pool, the Kenai Recreation Center and Boys and Girls Club of the Kenai Peninsula in Kenai. Forms should be mailed in by Aug. 1. Registration also will be done at the door the day of the clinics.

A fundamentals clinic for girls ages 6-12 and beginners will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. at Soldotna Middle School. The cost of admission is $50. Boys and Girls club membership is not required.

An advance offensive clinic for middle school and high school aged girls will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at Soldotna High School. The cost of admission is $100. A Boys and Girls Club membership is not required.

For more information, call 262-9263.



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