PUBLISHED: 4:06 PM on Wednesday, March 28, 2007
Back to the Beginning

Back to the Beginning is a public slide show to feature vintage photographs from Ketchikan's history and from the collections if its residents. This show is in conjunction with Paulu Saari's Back to the Fifties photography show. ree and open to the public at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 29, at the Museum, call 225-5900 for more info.

Back to the Fifties

Tongass Historical Museum features Back to the Fifties featuring more Ketchikan Photos by Paulu Saari is on display from February 16 through April 8. Back by popular demand, Saari's work highlights life in Ketchikan during the 1950s. Call the museum for more information at 225-5600.

Lenten Art Show

A new collection of art with Lenten themes is now on display at the Ketchikan Presbyterian Church. The six pieces in the collection were all created in the 20th century; one represents a mid-century traditional Jesus, one represents a depiction of a medieval Jesus, one is a modern wheat weaving, and three are strikingly modern. This show will be on display through Easter and is available for viewing on Sundays or by appointment with the church, 225-3619.

Annual Hummingbird Festival Juried Art Show

There is a call for art for the opening reception from 5-7 p.m. April 13, opening reception at the Ketchikan Visitor's Bureau. Work inspired by spring migratory birds of SE Alaska is due by 5pm on April 4th at the Ketchikan Visitor's Bureau, 131 Front Street, Ketchikan, AK 99901. Cash prizes will be awarded. A full list of eligible birds and guidelines is available by contacting Leslie Swada at 907-228-6247 or