1 1/2 Days, Wednesday, April 26,7-8:30 p.m., Goldtown Nickelodeon. Romantic comedy. Glacier Light & Shadow Production. $10 donation. Made in Juneau.
What's Happening the week of April 26-May 2 042617 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly 1 1/2 Days, Wednesday, April 26,7-8:30 p.m., Goldtown Nickelodeon. Romantic comedy. Glacier Light & Shadow Production. $10 donation. Made in Juneau.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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What's Happening the week of April 26-May 2

1 1/2 Days, Wednesday, April 26,7-8:30 p.m., Goldtown Nickelodeon. Romantic comedy. Glacier Light & Shadow Production. $10 donation. Made in Juneau.

Raincountry Flyfishers, Wednesday, April 26, 7-9 p.m.,Thunder Mountain High School library. Verne Skagerberg will talk about a trip to Prince of Wales to fish for steelhead and will discuss flies he’s had success with. Bring fly tying equipment if you want to tie; the club will provide materials.

Food security & Juneau, Wednesday, April 26, 7-8:30 p.m., UAS Glacier View Room 211. Future Juneau with Cecil Steward and Sharon Kuska.

The city we need, the city we want, Thursday, April 27, 5:30-7:30 p.m., CBJ Assembly Chambers. With Cecil Steward and Sharon Kuska.

Biosolids public information session, Thursday, April 27, 6-7 p.m., Alaska Room at Juneau International Airport. Learn about Juneau’s new wastewater biosolids dryer.

AS IF Festival, Thursday-Saturday, April 27-April 29, 6:30-7:30 p.m. and 8:30-9:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29, 10:30-11:30 p.m., Hangar Ballroom. The fifth annual Alaska State Improv Festival features 24 groups from 14 cities. See the complete schedule at 21 and older at the Hangar.

Juneau Carnival, April 28-May 7, Nugget Mall Shopping Center.

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Friday, April 28, 7-9 p.m., Saturday, April 29, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Sunday, April 30, 2-4 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. Thunder Mountain High School Departments of Theatre and Music present Disney’s classic “tale as old as time.”

Spring Tide Scramble, Saturday, April 29, 9-11:30 a.m., Fish Creek Parking Lot. Race the tide. An annual footrace across Gastineau Channel. Four and 7 mile options. Short course is appropriate for walkers. More info:

The Great American Songbook Series, Saturday, April 29, 2-3:30 p.m., Alaska State Museum. A monthly learning-through-live-music series. This month’s presentation features Cole Porter. Pay as you can.

City-Wide & Wetlands Clean-Up, Saturday, April 29, 9-11 a.m., 7083 Hendrickson Road. Bags available at Delta Western, Douglas Fire Hall, IGA Foodland, Western Auto, Fred Meyer, IGA SuperBear, Duck Creek Market and Squires. There is a watershed picnic at Duck Creek Market for cleanup volunteers from noon- 1p.m., and an Alaskan Brewing Company picnic at the brewery from 1-5 p.m.

Comedy for a Cause, Saturday, April 29, 7-8:30 p.m., JACC. No-host bar, with beer and wine and food for sale by Happy Camper. Tickets at the JAHC box office and Hearthside books. More info: or NAMI Juneau at 463-4251.

One Hundred Days, One Hundred Voices, Saturday, April 29, 12-8 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio. Local responses to our political climate and President Trump’s 100th day in office.

Barn dance, Saturday, April 29, 7:30 - 11 p.m., St. Ann’s Parish Hall (5th St. downtown). The last barn dance of the spring season features live French Canadian and Celtic music by the “Taku Gaels.” Adults $10, those 25 and younger $5. Susie Kendig will teach and call contra dancers.

Juneau Symphony, Saturday, April 29, 7-10 p.m. and Sunday, April 30, 2-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School. Concert conversatoin begins one hour before each performance. Young soloists Tezah Haddock and Alex Zuniga will perform the music of legendary composers.

Juneau kickoff event, Sunday, April 30, 4-6 p.m.,The Rookery Café. Protecting the planet. Snacks and beverages provided. More info: and on page 7.

TMHS Baseball Falcon Fiesta Food Fundraiser, Sunday, April 30, 5-8 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. More info: Chrisanna 723-4021 or Tara 206-427-9703.

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 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.

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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