To Kill a Mockingbird, Wednesday, April 12, Thursday, April 13, Friday, April 14, Saturday, April 15, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Sunday, April 16, 4-6 p.m., Perseverance Theatre.
What's Happening the week of April 12-18 041217 AE 1 Capital City Weekly To Kill a Mockingbird, Wednesday, April 12, Thursday, April 13, Friday, April 14, Saturday, April 15, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Sunday, April 16, 4-6 p.m., Perseverance Theatre.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Story last updated at 4/11/2017 - 6:01 pm

What's Happening the week of April 12-18

To Kill a Mockingbird, Wednesday, April 12, Thursday, April 13, Friday, April 14, Saturday, April 15, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Sunday, April 16, 4-6 p.m., Perseverance Theatre.

Citizen Science Spring Bat Presentation, Wednesday, April 12, 6-8 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Public Library. Free. More info:

Poetry Reading with the Burn Thompson Writers Group, Wednesday, April 12, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. In celebration of National Poetry Month. Free.

Louie’s Douglas Inn Live Music, Thursday, April 13, 6-11 p.m., Louie’s Douglas Inn. Taylor Vidic and Annie B Good perform with other musical guests. Free to the public, 21+.

Taku & Chilkat King Salmon Symposium, Thursday, April 13, 6:30-9 p.m., JACC. Presentations, public questions and discussions. Free.

The Beauty of Life in the Cold Dead Seas of Alaska, Thursday, April 13, 7 p.m., UAS Recreation Center room 116. Annette Smith, diver & photographer. Free & open to the public.

Climate Change and Alaska Fisheries, Thursday, April 13, 5:30-7:30 p.m., CBJ Assembly Chambers. Recent research and current thinking about the effects of long-term climate change.

Be Our Guest: Disney Sing-a-long Concert, Friday, April 14, 5-7 p.m., JACC. Juneau Alaska Music Matters fundraiser. Suggested donation -15$. Spaghetti dinner tickets at for 10$ for adults and 5$ for children.

Con Brio Chamber Series-Reverie, Friday, April 14, 8-9:30 p.m., Aldersgate Church. Saturday, April 15, 2 p.m., APK Building. A concert of French music. Admission is free. Call 907-957-3488 with questions. More information page 17.

Community Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 15, 12-1 p.m., UAS Mourant Courtyard. All children ages 0-10 are welcome to participate. Parents must accompany their children in attendance. Free.

Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 15, 10 a.m., Juneau Christian Center. There will be: an Easter bunny, candy, a photo booth, prizes, and 8,000 eggs. Free event.

The Dusty 45’s, Saturday, April 15, 6-9 p.m., UAS Rec Center. Swing Dance instruction: 6, concert begins at 7. Live music event. Free.

Behind-the-Scenes gala, Saturday, April 15, 5-9 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Food, drink, guided behind-the-scenes tours of the Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff (APK) building. Tickets available on the website and at the JAHC. More information page 12.

Travel Juneau Travel Fair, Saturday, April 15, 12-4 p.m., JACC. Alaska Airlines ticket giveaway, live video streaming, KXLL live DJ, food and drink. More info at

JDHS Spring Music Concert, Tuesday, April 18, 7-8 p.m., JDHS. The JDHS Band, Orchestra and Choir ensembles perform their final concert of the year. Pay as you can admission.

Finding Another Earth - Are we there yet?, Tuesday, April 18, 7-8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Presentation by Rosemary Walling, teacher of astronomy at UAS. Free.

Spiritual Wisdom on Life After Death, Tuesday, April 18, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau Public Library. Free discussion by Juneau Eckankar Society. More info, 586-5955.

Arts Roundtable, Tuesday, April 18, 5-6:30 p.m., JACC. The monthly meeting to talk about how we can foster the arts community in Juneau. More info,907-586-2787.

SKAGWAY— Skagway Spring Festival, April 14, April 15. Art show at the AB hall. Music at the Eagles Theatre. Garden City Artisan Craft Market at the Red Onion’s Bombay Room. Comedy at Happy Ending Saloon. Elks Burger Feed Fundraiser. Museum tours. Et cetera. For more info: 907-983-2854 or

Sm’algyax Language Learner’s Group, 12 p.m. Saturdays, 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, 6-7 p.m. Mondays, 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,4:30-6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Edward K. Thomas Building (9097 Glacier Highway). Open to all interested in learning Haida.

Storytime, every Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the downtown public library, Thursday at the Douglas library and Friday at the Valley library. Sunday at 5:30 p.m. in the Valley is Cuentacuentos Infantil, storytime in Spanish.

International Folk Dance, every Sunday at 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 with 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.

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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