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Flag Day Ceremony, Wednesday, June 14, 6-7 p.m., Juneau Elks Lodge #420. Juneau Elks Lodge and Juneau Emblem Club team up to hold Flag Day Ceremony. This ceremony celebrates the anniversary of the American Flag. It’s an event with the display of flags throughout the history of this country. There will also be refreshments provided. Free.
What's Happening the week of June 14-20 061417 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Flag Day Ceremony, Wednesday, June 14, 6-7 p.m., Juneau Elks Lodge #420. Juneau Elks Lodge and Juneau Emblem Club team up to hold Flag Day Ceremony. This ceremony celebrates the anniversary of the American Flag. It’s an event with the display of flags throughout the history of this country. There will also be refreshments provided. Free.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Story last updated at 6/13/2017 - 4:40 pm

What's Happening the week of June 14-20

House of Wickersham Tours, Sunday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Wickersham State Historic Site, 213 7th St. Free.

Flag Day Ceremony, Wednesday, June 14, 6-7 p.m., Juneau Elks Lodge #420. Juneau Elks Lodge and Juneau Emblem Club team up to hold Flag Day Ceremony. This ceremony celebrates the anniversary of the American Flag. It’s an event with the display of flags throughout the history of this country. There will also be refreshments provided. Free.

Wharf Block Party, Friday, June 16, 8:30 p.m.- Saturday, June 17, 2 a.m. Historic Merchants Wharf, 2 Marine Way. $10 at the door.

“Running with Pretty Sharp Things,” Thursday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, July 2, 9, 2 p.m. Pay as you will June 21. Two free previews June 13, 15. Tickets at Hearthside Books, the Juneau Arts and Culture Center, the door and www.theatreintherough.org.

Twig Furniture Workshop, Friday, June 16 and Saturday. Eagle River United Methodist Camp, 27500 Glacier Hwy. A workshop with visiting artist Harvey “Twigmaster” Van Patten. This is a two day workshop. Take home your completed piece! Twigs provided; bring tools. $95 for the two-day class. Tickets & Registration at JACC, Hearthside Books, www.jahc.org

Paint Big workshop, Saturday, June 17, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., JACC. Details: Jahc.org.

Miss Gigi Monroe presents GLITZ, Saturday, June 17, 8-10:30 p.m., Centennial Hall Convention Center. All ages adult show. Tickets at seagla.org. General Seating $25, High Top Table $15, VIP Party Pack $100, VIP Seating $50. Starring Mrs. Kasha Davis, Spikey Van Dyke, Myah Ross Monroe Hosted by Daphne DoAll LaChores of Anchorage.

Saxophone Showcase, Saturday, June 17, 8-9:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. The Alaska Saxophone Choir plus the Aurora Saxophone Quartet. For more information, go to orpheusproject.org.

How to Run for Local Office Workshop, Saturday, June 17, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., City and Borough of Juneau, 155 S. Seward St. Have you ever considered running for local office but don’t know where to start? If you think you might run this year or sometime in the future, this event is for you. You’ll learn what it’s like to serve on the Assembly and School Board, the legal requirements of candidates, how to campaign, and you’ll hear from current and past elected officials. Register at:www.juneaulwv.org/run. Free event.

Men Stopping Violence, Monday, June 19, 8 a.m.-Wednesday, June 21, 4 :30 p.m.Featuring national trainers, Lee Giordano, Director of Training Men Stopping Violence, Langston Walker, Director of Prevention Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault. $350 for two days/$500 for three days/Pay-As-You-Can. Presented by Aware & Central Council Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska. All genders welcome.

Arts Roundtable, Tuesday, June 20, 5-6:30 p.m., JACC. Come to the monthly Roundtable meeting to talk about how to foster the arts community in Junea.! Open to artists, art organizations, and any interested community members to contribute ideas and comments. If you can’t make the meeting, send your ideas to Meghan Garrison, Individual Artist Programs Coordinator: meghanl@jahc.org or (907) 586-2787.

EVERY WEEK

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 facebook.com/groups/234626046736815/.

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: juneaumakerspace.org.

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: thealaskanhotel.com.

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.

Friday Night Live, Fridays, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Fish & Chips Company at the Flight Deck. Every Friday night for 20 straight weeks, Alaska Fish & Chips Company will have live music and cornhole. Free.

Cornhole Saturdays, June 10, 6-10 p.m., Alaska Fish & Chips Company at the Flight Deck. Everyone’s favorite beer-in-hand sport is back for another summer at Alaska Fish & Chips. Sign up when you arrive to be placed in a bracket. Free.

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 juneaujambusters.com.

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

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