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Running with Pretty Sharp Things, Thursday, June 22- Saturday, June 24, 7:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Pay-as-you-can on Thursday. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books, at the door, and through www.theatreintherough.org.
What's Happening the week of June 21-27 062117 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Running with Pretty Sharp Things, Thursday, June 22- Saturday, June 24, 7:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Pay-as-you-can on Thursday. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books, at the door, and through www.theatreintherough.org.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

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What's Happening the week of June 21-27

Running with Pretty Sharp Things, Thursday, June 22- Saturday, June 24, 7:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Pay-as-you-can on Thursday. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books, at the door, and through www.theatreintherough.org.

Treadwell Gold Presentation, Wednesday, June 21, 7-8 p.m., Douglas Public Library. A free presentation by Sheila Kelly on the history of Treadwell and the people who worked there. Doors open at 6:45 p.m.

Treadwell Gold: Preview Performance, Thursday, June 22, 7:30-9 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. By Rachel Atkins, based on the book by Sheila Kelly. Pay-as-you-can.

Rock Around the Block Party, Friday, June 23, 5-7 p.m., Whittier Street at Pivot Plaza and the JACC. Dancing, music, food trucks, markets, art, crafts, and pets. Free. family fun. Music by Fire on McGinnis.

Treadwell Gold, Friday, June 23, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Saturday, June 24 and Sunday, June 25, 4-5:30 p.m. and 7:30-9:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. By Rachel Atkins, based on the book by Sheila Kelly. Tickets to the “earth-shattering” new play are available at the JACC, Hearthside books, ptalaska.org, and 463-TIXS.

Summer Theatre Arts Rendezvous (STAR) program, June 26 – Jul 30, 2017, Perseverance Theatre. A five-week youth acting program that provides theatrical training and performance opportunities to students age 10-18. To register or for more details contact Tom Robenolt at 364-2421 ext. 232.

Low tide walk, Saturday, June 24, 8 a.m. Led by Pat Harris and Brenda Wright. Meet at the Bridget Creek outlet Cove. This is at 36.5 mile of Glacier Highway, before the trail head to the cabins. Low tide is 4.69 at 8 a.m. Wear boots and dress for the weather. No dogs. Free and open to the public.

Only Fools Run at Midnight, Saturday, June 24, 11:59 p.m., Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall. 5K, 1M run/walk/wheelchair race. $20. More info, and preregistration at http://juneauserr.wixsite.com/serr or visit Juneau Alaska Clubs, Pavitt’s Health and Fitness, Nugget Alaskan Outfitter, Hearthside Books, Tlingit & Haida’s Vocational Training & Resource Center, Tlingit & Haida’s Downtown Coffee Shop (EP Hall). Race day registration starts 10:30 p.m.. Must preregister before through June 22 at 5 p.m.

Comedy Show: Club Baby Seal, Saturday, June 24, 9 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. show, Gold Town Nickelodeon. Tickets $10 and $15 for VIP. Tickets available at theclubbabyseal.com.

Marie Drake Planetarium: “Astronomy Humor,” Sunday, June 27, 7 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium, 1415 Glacier Hwy. Author Cristina Della Rosa will look at the funny side of astronomy, aliens and astronauts followed by ‘The Sky Tonight’ on the Spitz projector. Free, all ages.

AROUND SOUTHEAST

KETCHIKAN-Gross-me-out Science Experiments, Friday, June 23, 3-4 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library. Kids 6+ are invited to make slime, fake blood, and lots of other gross concoctions. Space is limited. Sign-ups begin at 2 p.m. at the children’s desk.

KETCHIKAN-Solstice Flower Show, Saturday, June 24, Ketchikan Public Library. Submit entries between 10 a.m.-3 p.m., winners will be announced at 4:30. Local gardeners bring flowers for Best Bouquet, Best Cut Flower and Best Flowering Plant. Show opens at 3 p.m. for public voting. Call Lisa at 228-2304 for more info.

SKAGWAY-Summer Solstice, June 22, 5 p.m.- 1 a.m., Skagway Softball Fields. Live music, beer garden, family games, volleyball, horseshoes. Contact 983-2235 for more info.

SITKA-Summer Music Festival, Tuesdays-the week in preview, Wednesdays- café concert, Thursdays- Bach’s lunch, Fridays and Saturdays- formal evening concerts, Sundays-Special events. For more info visit sitkamusicfestival.org.

EVERY WEEK

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. Nopartner 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. music and cornhole, rain or shine. Music will be outside unless the weather doesn’t permit. Visit our website to check out the music lineup. Free event.

Cornhole Saturdays, June 10, 6-10 p.m., Alaska Fish & Chips Company at the Flight Deck. Everyone’s favorite beer-in-hand sport is backfor 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. Learnmore at juneaujambusters.com.

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

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