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Southeast in Sepia:The Palm Sunday avalanche on the Chilkoot Trail
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
In the early morning hours of Sunday, April 3, 1898, the first of a series of snow slides struck the Chilkoot Trail. The trail was one of the main routes to the Klondike gold fields during the great gold rush of 1897-1898.
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
On Jan. 15, from 1-4 p.m. at the Mendenhall Valley Public Library, Woosh Kinaadeiyí will host a Spoken Word Workshop themed around poetry. The workshop will be led by local poets and Woosh Kinaadeiyí board members Christy NaMee Eriksen of Kindred Post and Dee DeRego.
Writers' Weir
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Days after the Winter Solstice By Richard Stokes
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
SouthEast Alaska Sailing Club will host a special showing of “The Weekend Sailor,” a documentary about how “in 1973, against veteran superstars of sailing, an inexperienced Mexican captain raced in a 9-month deadly round-the-world regatta in an attempt to come home a champion.” A live question and answer session with the film’s director, Bernardo Arsuaga, will follow the film.
Art in unusual places
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
The Capital City Weekly welcomes reader-submitted images of art in unusual or unexpected places. Photographers of all levels of ability are invited to send in images of natural or urban subjects they find artistically inspiring or intriguing. Submit images to editor@capweek.com.
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
The Rasmuson Foundation is accepting applications for the 2017 Individual Artist Awards program. Alaska artists at all stages of their careers can apply for grants in 11 disciplines. The deadline is March 1.
New welcome sign acknowledges cultural significance of UAS location
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
It is a reminder that the campus rests on the ancestral territory of the Áak’w Kwáan, Chancellor Rick Caulfield told the Capital City Weekly.
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On Saturday, Jan. 21 from 10:30 a.m. to noon, local artist Fumi Matsumoto will discuss art and history during the Juneau Douglas City Museum’s “Coffee and Collections.”
Black wolf exhibit dedication Jan. 13th
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
On Friday, Jan. 13, in conjunction with the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center Fireside Lecture Series, the US Forest Service will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new exhibit featuring a black wolf.
Anaktuvuk Pass mask at Sitka museum
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
SITKA — The Sheldon Jackson Museum’s January Artifact of the Month is an Inupiaq mask (SJ-II-DD-3).
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
This week we introduce a new column in the Capital City Weekly: “Southeast in Sepia.” (Thanks to Randi Spray for thinking of the name.
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Platypus Gaming, a local non-profit, is running the third annual Platypus-Con: Board and Card Game Extravaganza.
Sexual assault survivor finds freedom in art inspired from her diary
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
“I think it’s powerful and addresses something that isn’t often talked about in public,” Lauren Brooks, a former advocate for Aiding Women in Abuse and Rape Emergencies (AWARE).
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