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Homer Thrift

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Location:

Lake Street

 Summer Hours:

Thurs/Fri 2pm-6pm & Sat 10am-2pm

Discounts:

Vouchers available from Haven house

Hire under 18?

Employment may be available to teens.

Benefits to teens:

A wide variety of goods available as well as vouchers available for those in need.

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The Bagel Shop

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Location:

3745 East End Road

Contact:

907-299-2099

Hours:

Tuesday-Friday 6am – 4pm

Saturday-Sunday 8am – 4pm

What is it?

Shop serving fresh bagels, sandwiches, salads & soups. They sell day-old bagels at half price.

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Subway

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Location:

637 E. Pioneer Ave.

Contact:

907-235-2782

Hours:

Monday-Friday 7am – 11:30pm, Saturday 9am – 11:30pm, Sunday 9am – 10:30pm

 

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Starvin Marvin’s

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Location:

1663 Homer Spit Road

Contact:

907-235-0544

starvinmarvinspizza@yahoo.com

Hours:

Sunday-Thursday 11:30 am – 9 pm, Friday & Saturday 11:30am – 10pm

What is it?

Restaurant serving Pizza, burgers, appetizers. They also have  a ‘factory’ where they make and distribute take and bake pizzas.

Fresh Sourdough Express

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Location:

 1316 Ocean Drive

Contact:

907-235-7571

http://freshsourdoughexpress.com/

Hours:

Daily 7am – 5pm

What is it?

Breakfast, burgers, sandwiches, salads, desserts, baked goods, etc. The Fresh Sourdough Express offers full restaurant catering services and the option to rent the restaurant space during non-working hours. On Sunday mornings and Friday evenings the Sourdough has live music.

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Duncan House

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Location:

125 E. Pioneer Ave.

Contact:

907-235-5344

http://www.duncanhousediner.com/

Hours:

Operating year around, serving Breakfast & Lunch. 7 a.m.-2 p.m. daily

What is it?

Breakfast, sandwiches, salads, burgers, desserts. Menu on website.

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Don Jose’s

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Location:

127 W Pioneer Ave

Contact:

907-235-7963

Hours:

Monday-Friday 11 am – 10pm, Saturday & Sunday 12pm – 10pm

What is it?

Mexican restaurant serving burritos, tacos, seafood, soup, salad, pizza, dessert.

Cosmic Kitchen

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Location:

510 E. Pioneer

Contact:

(907) 235-6355

eat@cosmickitchenalaska.com

http://www.cosmickitchenalaska.com/

https://www.facebook.com/cosmickitchenalaska

Hours:

Monday-Saturday 9am – 7pm

What is it?

Cafe serving burritos, tacos, seafood, salads, gyros, soups, sandwiches. Breakfast lunch and mexican. Fresh salsas, soup and marinated chicken and stake daily. Lots of vegetarion options – they use peanut and canola oil.

They sell gift cards, t-shirts, mugs and hoodies.

 

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Captain Pattie’s

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Location:

4241 Homer Spit Rd

Contact:

(907) 235-5135

http://www.captainpatties.com/

Hours:

Daily 11am – 9pm Summer

What is it?

Busy restaurant serving local seafood, steak, pasta, chicken, appetizers, salads. Menu on website.

Hires teens for summer employment.

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Homer Theatre

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Location:

106 W Pioneer Ave

Contact:

(907) 235-6728

www.homertheatre.com

Hours:

2 movies play in the Winter, 3 in the Summer. Movies change every Thursday.

What is it?

A place to watch the newest movies every week, a movie theatre, with popcorn, candy, and things like hot dogs or pretzels

Costs? Discounts?

$8 per person above 12, $6 for under 11 and over $60

Monday – 6$

Tuesday – AP & Russian Villages 6$. School ID  6$   

Bring your own bowl for $1 off popcorn

Employment:

Box office, concession, janitorial work. Employment schedule is school friendly. Needs to have learning skills, customer service skills. Dress is casual. Does hire 16+ but parent consent is required for employment and rated R movies. For employment, contact Colleen Carroll 235-1969  or email at: management@homertheatre.com

Fat Olive’s Cafe

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Location:

276 Ohlson Ln

Contact:

(907) 235-8488

fatolives@gmail.com

http://www.fatoliveshomer.com/

Hours:

Daily 11am – 8:30 pm. Varies seasonally.

What is it?

Lively spot set in a former garage serving wood-fired pizza, steaks & sandwiches, plus beer & wine.

What is it?

Take-out and by-the-slice pizza. Restaurant serving pizza, steaks, seafood, pasta, salad, appetizers, desserts  ;

Menu on website.

Employment:

Hires 16+ Parent consent is required. Contact the owner: Tiny 235-8488 fill out a job application and turn it in. Jobs include: Waitress, dishwasher.etc.

What can Teens do?

Eat in a restaurant setting with friends and hang out.

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Far Out Cafe

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Location:

3585 East End Rd

Contact:

(907) 435-0626

Hours:

Monday – Friday 7am – 5pm, Saturday 9am – 3pm

What is it?

Cafe and coffee shop. Serves breakfast, sandwiches, salads, soups.Incorporates our local farmers produce into their menu.

What can Teens do?

Hang out drink coffee.

Employment:

Just turn in an application.

Captain’s Coffee

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Location:

295 E. Pioneer Ave. Homer, Alaska

Contact:

Owner Ty Gates- 907-235-4970

CaptainsCoffeeAK@gmail.com

http://captainscoffee.com/

Hours:

Summer 6:30 am to 5:30 pm / Winter 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

What is it?

Coffee shop serving espresso and tea drinks, homemade snacks by Fritz Creek, coffee brewing equipment  French presses and the home coffee brewers and the espresso machines, thermoses, stovetop espresso machines, shirts, mugs, and local art. Roasts their own coffee beans.

Discounts:

10% student discount with student ID.

What is it? What can teens do?

A meeting place for people and to get coffee. Kids can come in and use the Wi-Fi and study before classes and stuff. They have the daily papers here. A lot of people meet here and discuss things and just hang out.

Employment:

Hires 16+. Ty Gates (Owner): “And one thing that I do like when people come in is to bring a resume and one that’s neat.  That’s really important.  I get some resumes that looks like a guy wrote it on his knee out in the car before he came in the door.  If I can’t read it I just toss it in the can. Neatness is really important –  we handwrite all the labels and sometimes receipts are written and it’s got to be legible to everybody.”

Baristas (Captains Coffee trains new employees).  Baristas are responsible for all the closing and the managing stuff, even the ordering.

Benefits to teens:

Youth employment, learn work ethics, local, safe, meeting place. Espresso drinks and local snacks.

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Youth Job Training Program

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Location:

Kachemak Bay Campus

Contact:

Dave Lewis

235-1663

Age Requirements: 16-21

Services:

The Youth Job Training Program offers basic academic training or tutoring for teens trying to get through high school and/or their GED. They offer basic work-readiness skills (resume writing, interviewing, punctuality, calling in sick, general work ethic, etc.), and occupational training (figuring out what you want to do and how to get the training you need for it).

Financial Aid:

The YJTP is grant-funded, allowing them to fully cover the cost of different trainings and classes. They can help with filling out college FAFSA forms, and applying for grants (such as the Pell Grant) to help pay for programs they are interested in doing.

Benefits to Teens:

Skills training. The Youth Job Training Program is set up to aid youth in moving forward to get jobs, education, and trainings they might need in order to move forward with their lives. They are able to provide clothing, advocacy, employment, aid in filling out disability forms, submitting yearly taxes, help with PFD issues, housing forms (though not rent), and some limited legal help.

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McDonald’s

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Location:

3656 Ben Walters Ln

Contact:

Conni Vaz, General Manager

235-5400

nor.07548@us.stores.mcd.com

Hours:

Daily 5am – 12am Summer

Weekdays 6am – 11pm, Weekends  7am – 11pm

Employment:

Hire 14+ year round. Apply online, or stop in and ask for an application. Good first job, teaches basic customer service. Uniforms provided.

Other Benefits:

McDonald’s sponsors local sport, the Homer Winter Carnival, Student of the Month, Cub Scouts, etc.

KBay Caffe

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Location:

397 W. Pioneer

Hours:

Monday – Friday 7am – 8pm, Saturday & Sunday 8am – 8pm

What is it?

Cafe serving organic food, CDs and music, local ceramics and artwork, baked goods, burritos, soups, entres, wraps, smoothies, milkshakes, espresso, teas, ready to drink, drinks. Roasts their own coffee beans.

Teen Services:

KBay is a place to hang out that’s warm and welcoming. There’s free internet, instruments available to play (piano, guitar, drums, etc). They host various events such as Open Mic Nights and Poetry Slams open to everyone to either participate in or attend: “a great opportunity for teen musicians and artists and poets and drama and theater folks and really anybody who wants to kind of share what their artistic expression of their life experience is through creative means.”

Employment:

Hire under 18. Barista, cleaner, activity director; resume is required, dress casual, must be clean and presentable.

Contact Michael, 235-1551 or 299-0880