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Blue Ticket: Fairies Out of Alaska, Wednesday, June 28, 6:30-8 p.m., JACC gallery; Friday, June 30, 4 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Locals shared with playwright Maureen Longworth how men disappeared over night in 1963 if law enforcement suspected they were homosexual. From their stories she constructed this historical fiction, a love story within a docudrama.
What's Happening the week of June 28-July 4 062817 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Blue Ticket: Fairies Out of Alaska, Wednesday, June 28, 6:30-8 p.m., JACC gallery; Friday, June 30, 4 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Locals shared with playwright Maureen Longworth how men disappeared over night in 1963 if law enforcement suspected they were homosexual. From their stories she constructed this historical fiction, a love story within a docudrama.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Story last updated at 6/27/2017 - 4:40 pm

What's Happening the week of June 28-July 4

Blue Ticket: Fairies Out of Alaska, Wednesday, June 28, 6:30-8 p.m., JACC gallery; Friday, June 30, 4 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Locals shared with playwright Maureen Longworth how men disappeared over night in 1963 if law enforcement suspected they were homosexual. From their stories she constructed this historical fiction, a love story within a docudrama.

The Hangar’s 21st birthday, Wednesday, June 28, the Hangar on the Wharf. To celebrate the Hangar’s 21st birthday, restaurant patrons will be able to play rock paper scissors with their server - if the patron wins, they get 21 percent off their bill.

Running with Pretty Sharp Things, Thursday, June 29, - Saturday July 1, 7:30 p.m, Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books, at the door, and through www.theatreintherough.org.

Author visit: Lynne Rae Perkins, Thursday, June 29, 6-7 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Public Library. An evening of stories of friendship with Newbery Award winning children’s author. Free event.

Treadwell Gold, Friday, June 30-July 3, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Sunday from 4-6 p.m.,Perseverance Theatre. By Rachel Atkins, based on the book by Sheila Kelly. Tickets at the JACC, Hearthside books, ptalaska.org, and 463-TIXS.

Taku Wind 4th of July Concert, Saturday, July 1, 7-8:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. Tickets cost $20 for adults and $5 for students and can be purchased at the JAHC, Hearthside, juneaucommunityband.org. More info: juneaucommunityband.org and on Facebook - Juneau Community Bands.

Fish Fest, Monday, July 3, 9 p.m.-Tuesday, July 4, 12 a.m., Twisted Fish Company Alaskan Grill. Two locations: one wristband. Twisted Fish Company and Pier 49. Music all night. $10 cover. Susu and the Prophets, Shorthand, Shasta!

Fourth of July, Tuesday, July 4, events around the community. Happy Fourth of July Folks!

SOUTHEAST

Ketchikan- The Third Apocalypse, Friday, June 30, 6:30-10 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library, The Teen Summer Program for 2017 includes a series of apocalyptic events designed to challenge teens to fight for their survival. Free event.

Sitka-Fine Arts Camp Performance, Wednesday, June 28, 7-9 p.m., Sitka performing Arts Center. Students at Sitka Fine Arts Camp’s middle school session give a free final performance of music and theater.

Sitka-Jazz on the Waterfront, Saturday, July 1, 7-10 p.m., Odess Theater. Dinner and live musical entertainment by the Sitka Fine Arts Camp Big Band. Tickets $65 at Old Harbor Books or by calling 747-3085.

Sitka-Artist Speaks, Saturday, July 1, 2-3 p.m., Sheldon Jackson Museum. As part of the Native Artist Residency Program, Tsimshian carver and silver engraver Abel Ryan recaps his residency at the museum.

Sitka-Summer Music Festival, Café Concert, Wednesday, June, 28, 6:30 p.m., Mean Queen. Evening Concert, Friday, June 23 and Saturday, July 1, 7:30 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Concert Brunch, Sunday, July 2, 11 a.m., Location TBA. Tickets online at Sitka Summer Music Festival website.

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, story time 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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