web-posted Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council has announced the 26 accepted submissions to the 2015 JAHC Juried Art Show.
web-posted Wednesday, May 20, 2015
web-posted Wednesday, April 29, 2015
web-posted Wednesday, April 22, 2015
“From the moment I first saw her work, I was impressed by her lively, colorful figures and her obvious appreciation for the everyday scenes of life in Alaska.
web-posted Wednesday, April 15, 2015
The Mendenhall Flying Lions Club will be participating in the Gustavus Community Health Fair at the Gustavus School on Saturday, April 18, from 8 a.m. to 12:00 noon, providing free vision screening to children age six months to 25. This vision screening is designed to improve the chances of detecting early eye problems. The community is encouraged to bring their children to the health fair for this free screening.
web-posted Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Banjos, guitars, mandolins, voices: the 41st annual Alaska Folk Festival starts Monday, April 6, and for the next week there won't be many in Juneau who spend a day without tapping their feet or just getting up and dancing - or, of course, performing.
web-posted Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center's Fireside Lecture on Friday, March 13 addresses new research on bats, our only flying mammal. Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologists Karen Blejwas and Michael Kohan will explain the impacts of White-Nose Syndrome and how Little Brown Bats in Alaska and the western U.S. may escape the deadly disease.
web-posted Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Residents of Southeast communities including Juneau, Petersburg, Ketchikan, Haines, Gustavus, Craig and Coffman Cove can now take part in what is being billed as the first-ever "global eBook club" -- Big Library Read -- through Listen Alaska Plus ( Big LIbrary Read offers people from around the world the opportunity to read the same eBook at the same time. The current featured title is "Shakespeare Saved My Life: Ten Years in Solitary with the Bard," by Laura Bates, an autobiography about working with inmates in solitary confinement, teaching them the works of William Shakespeare. The title will be available from March 17 through April 1.
web-posted Wednesday, February 11, 2015
web-posted Wednesday, February 4, 2015
The Southeast Chapter of Alaska Wildlife Alliance will present a Wildlife Wednesday lecture on Feb. 4 featuring Kevin White, ADF&G Wildlife Research Biologist. White, who has done field projects in Gustavus and Berners Bay, will talk and show photos on the topic "Ecology of Moose in Southeast Alaska."
web-posted Wednesday, February 4, 2015