Felted Embellishments, Wednesday, March 7, 6-9 p.m., Color Wheel Arts Studio. Teens to adults; cost is $57. Call 209-7173 to register.
What's Happening the week of March 7-13 030718 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Felted Embellishments, Wednesday, March 7, 6-9 p.m., Color Wheel Arts Studio. Teens to adults; cost is $57. Call 209-7173 to register.
Wednesday, March 07, 2018

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What's Happening the week of March 7-13

Felted Embellishments, Wednesday, March 7, 6-9 p.m., Color Wheel Arts Studio. Teens to adults; cost is $57. Call 209-7173 to register.

Alaska Design Forum Lecture Series: Daniel Ladner, Wednesday, March 7, 6-7 p.m., KTOO 360North. Speaker will be Daniel Ladner of Bearth & Deplazes Architect, Switzerland. Admission is $15 General/$5 with Student ID. For more info:

Wildlife Wednesday: Down the Mountains, Wednesday, March 7, 7-8 p.m., UAS Lecture Hall. Link Olson, a professor at UAF and curator at the Alaska State Museum will give a talk on his 15 years studying alpine habitat and marmots. Free and open to public. For more info visit or call Patricia Wherry at 209-3374.

Spring Bat Presentation, Thursday, March 8, 6-7:30 p.m., UAS Egan Room 221. Annual presentation for the Alaska Bat Monitoring Program. We will review what we’ve learned from this citizen science based project, which utilizes acoustic bat detectors and surveys driven by community volunteers to research and monitor bat populations across the region. Training for those interested in contributing to the program will be provided. All are welcome! Free. For more info visit or contact Tory Rhoads at or (907) 465-8155.

Paula Poundstone, Thursday, March 8, 7-9 p.m., Centennial Hall. Paula Poundstone is a comedian who is a regular panelist on “Wait, Wait Don’t Tell Me”, and who has new NPR podcast “Live From the Poundstone Institute”. Poundstone is the star of several HBO Specials, a top-selling author, and has won awards for her comedy. Tickets are $40. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are available for puchase at

Pub Theology, Thursday, March 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Barnaby Brewing Company. Pub Theology is now meeting two times a month. Everyone is welcome-Pub Theology is a place where different viewpoints, ideas, philosophies, & ethics come together in a respectful setting to share. No matter what your background, what you believe (or don’t believe), your voice is welcomed. Each Pub Theology will have a different theme. Bring your questions and curiosity, and pull up a chair. For more info visit or contact Matt Walker at 443-417-6759 or

Art of Place, Friday, March 9, 10 a.m.-noon, UAS Glacier Room. Writing workshop with Ernestine Hayes. Everyone Welcome. A potluck following.

International Fly Fishing Film Festival, Friday, March 9, 5:30-10 p.m., Rockwell. IF4 Film Festival consists of short and feature length films produced by professional filmmakers from all corners of the globe, showcasing the passion, lifestyle and culture of fly-fishing. The films at this popular event are capturing the attention of anglers around the world. Raffle, no-host bar, all ages event. Benefit for Tongass Chapter Trout Unlimited. $15 (Alaska Fly Fishing Goods, or at the door) For more info visit or contact, (907)586-1550.

Family Promise of Juneau Halibut Feed Fundraiser, Friday, March 9, 6-7:30 p.m., St. Ann’s Parish Hall. A fundraiser for Family Promise of Juneau, an interfaith, non-profit agency aiding children and their families experiencing homlessness. $25. For more info visit or contact Pat McLear at

Next to Normal, Friday, March 9 until March 18. Check insert page numberfor our preview about this musical and for information on dates and times. Tickets at the, Hearthside Books, the JACC and at the door. Learn more by visiting:

Kids Can Draw, Saturday, March 10, 9 a.m.-noon, Color Wheel Arts. Ages 5 to 13. Costs $48. Call 209-7173 to register.

Second Saturday Market, Saturday, March 10, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Airport Shopping Mall. Local produce and craft vendors from 10-3, every second saturday, year-round.

Beginning Drawing, Saturday, March 10, 1-4 p.m., Color Wheel Arts. Ages 14 to adult. Costs $57. Call 209-7173 to register.

Every other Saturday Drawing Group, Saturday, March 10, 4:45-8 p.m., The Canvas. This is a 3 hour drawing group every other Saturday. Cost $20. Set up at 4:45pm. Doors close at 5:00pm. Please no late arrivals.

Discovery Southeast 2018 Banquet & Auction, Saturday, March 10, 5-10 p.m., Juneau Arts and Community Center. An evening supporting and celebrating nature education for Juneau children. Tickets at

TSI/AOC Annual Banquet and Auction, Saturday, March 10, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Cententiall Hall. 18th Annual TSI/AOC Banquet & Fundraiser. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner is at 7 p.m. Funds raised through the silent and live auctions and hat, balloon, bucket, fur flower and firearm raffles go to support all activities of TSI outside of the Derby scholarships. Call 321-0788 for tickets.

Stone Setting Jewelry, Sunday, March 11, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Color Wheel Arts. Teen to Adults, cost is $143. Call 209-7173 to register.

Flatware with Alex Botelho, Sunday, March 11, 12-3 p.m., The Canvas. Learn the art of throwing plates and platters in this two day workshop. $130 includes all materials. Previous wheel throwing experience is required. Throw, trim, glaze, repeat. For more info and to register visit or call 586-1750.

The Quebe Sisters, Sunday, March 11, 7-9 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. Three sisters taking the stage with fiddle and vocal harmonies boasting authentic, Americana vibes. Tickets are available at the JAHC, Hearthside Books, and

Mudrooms: “Wet and Wild,” Tuesday, March 13, 7-8 p.m., Northern Lights United Church. This month’s theme is “Wet & Wild.” Music by the Widdling Fizzards.

Around Southeast

Sitka- Writer/Illustrator Talk, Saturday, March 10, 2-3 p.m., Sheldon Jackson Museum. A free talk on “How the Raven House Mouse Continues His Journey: Collaboration Between the Writer and Illustrator” by Robert Hoffman and Jan Steinbright. For more information call 747-8981.

Sitka- Wearable Arts, Saturday, March 10, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. TheGreater Sitka Arts Council presents the 2018 Sitka Wearable Art Show.

Ketchikan- Fellowship of the Pen Group Critique Workshop, Thursday, March 8, 5-7 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library, large meeting room. An opportunity to get feedback and support from writing peers.

Ketchikan- WISH Women of Distinction, Saturday, March 10, 1-4 p.m., Ted Ferry Civic Center. Women in Safe Homes presents “Women of Distinction,” an event recongizing four women and their importance to the community. Includes a luncheon, honor ceremony, and silent auction. $30 per seat or $200 for a table of eight. Contact the WISH office to purchase tickets at or 228-4083.

Every Week

Sm’algyax Language Learner’s Group, Saturdays, 12 p.m., Edward K. Thomas Building conference room (9097 Glacier Highway). All who wish to speak Sm’algyax, the language of the Tsimshian people, are welcome.

Tlingit Language Learner’s Group, Mondays, 6-7 p.m., downtown Juneau public library, large conference room. Interested in learning the Tlingit language? This group, run by Tlingit language learners, is free and open to everyone in the community, regardless of language experience. Details at

Haida Language Learner’s Group, Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:30-6 p.m., Edward K. Thomas Building (9097 Glacier Highway). Open to all interested in learning Haida.

Storytime, Wednesdays, 11 a.m., Juneau Public Library; Thursdays, 11 a.m., Douglas Public Library; Fridays, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley Public Library; and on Sundays, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Public Library, is Cuentacuentos Infantil, storytime in Spanish.

International Folk Dance, Sundays, 6 p.m., The Alaska Club (downtown). Recreational dance – first hour is instruction. No partner necessary. Beginners welcome.

MakerSpace, Mondays from 6-8 p.m., 1759 Anka Street. $5. Details:

Weekly Old Time Music Jam, Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Hotel Bar balcony. All abilities welcome. Fiddle, guitar, banjo, bass, mando, uke, harmonica, etc. Free.

Open mic w/ Teri Tibbett or Matt Barnes, 9 p.m. Thursdays, Alaskan Hotel & Bar, 167 South Franklin St. 21+, free. Details:

AbbyOke Karaoke, Thursday, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., McGivney’s Sports Bar & Grill.

Karaoke, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 p.m. - 1 a.m., Sandbar & Grill.

Organ concert, every Friday at noon T.J. Duffy or J. Allan MacKinnon will play a variety of music at the State Office Building.

Weekly Ukulele Jam, Sundays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., T.K. Maguires Lounge inside the Prospector Hotel. All ages and abilities welcome. Learn more at

Music on the Fly, Sunday, 7-8 p.m., Juneau International Airport.

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