Children’s Creative Play, Wednesday, July 19, 6-7:30 p.m., Aware Inc. A variety of fun outings in the community. Ages 5 and up. More info: Lela @ AWARE 586-6623 or email:
What's Happening the week of July 19-25 071917 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Children’s Creative Play, Wednesday, July 19, 6-7:30 p.m., Aware Inc. A variety of fun outings in the community. Ages 5 and up. More info: Lela @ AWARE 586-6623 or email:
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

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What's Happening the week of July 19-25

Children’s Creative Play, Wednesday, July 19, 6-7:30 p.m., Aware Inc. A variety of fun outings in the community. Ages 5 and up. More info: Lela @ AWARE 586-6623 or email:

Paint & Sip Party, Friday, July 21, 5-8 p.m., Nugget Mall Shopping Center. All materials and light refreshments will be provided. Tickets $25.

2017 Summer Garden Tour, Saturday, July 22, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Local Gardens. This is a self-guided garden tour that will show landscaping techniques, rock and stonework and ponds. Master gardener docents will be available at each garden to answer questions. For more info: or go to

Saturday Market, Saturday, July 22, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Nugget Mall Shopping Center. All types of vendors. Registration forms are available at the mall office. Booth space is $20. More info: thenuggetmall@gmail or 789-4439.

Intro To Pickleball, Sunday, July 23, 1-3 p.m.,Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School gym.Pickball can be described as a mashup of ping pong, badminton and tennis. Free and open to everyone. For more info contact Sue Warner at 957-6011.

Family Day at the City Museum, Sunday, July 23, 1-3 p.m.,Juneau-Douglas City Museum,

There will be a new life-size fish fact panels, a fish trap interactive, info on the Montana Creek fish trap, hands on mining room, and knot tying info available. Adults with children will receive free admission.

Douglas 4th of July Committee Meeting, Monday, July 24, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Douglas Community Fire Hall/Library Meeting Room. A wrap up meeting. More info:

Neighborhood Meeting, Wednesday, July 19, 6-7:30 p.m., Valley Library Large meeting room. Concerning a Rezone Application in Auke Bay. This meeting is an opportunity for the public to learn about the proposal, ask questions, and make comments prior to the Planning Commission’s review of the proposal.

Around Southeast

Sitka — Cello Concert, Wednesday, July 19, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Rio’s. Sitka International Cello Seminar presents a free, 1-hour concert. The program features several top collegiate cellists from around the world. For more information visit or call 747-6774.

Sitka — Author Speaks, Wednesday, July 19, 7-8 p.m., Pioneers Home Chapel. Earl Redman, author of “Abdu’l-Baha in Their Midst” tells stories of the man.

Sitka — Pop-Up Concert, Friday, July 21, 12:30-1 p.m., Sitka Public Library. Cellists from the Sitka International Cello Seminar perform.

Sitka — Camp Performance, Saturday, July 22, 7-9 p.m., Sitka Performing Arts Center. Faculty and students from Sitka Fine Arts Camp’s Jazz Workshop and Dance Intensive will perform. Tickets are $20 general, $15 for children and are available at Old Harbor Books or at the door.

Sitka — Jams & Jellies, Monday, July 24, 6-8:30 p.m., Sitka Kitch. Lisa Sadlier-Hart teaches Jam Session: Preserving Jams and Jellies. Cost is $27.50. To register go to

Skagway — Gold Rush Nation Historic Park Junior Ranger Day, Thursday, July 20, Moore Homestead. A day of games and fun.

Skagway — Little Dippers Wine Tasting and Auction, Saturday, July 22, 6-9 p.m., Jewell Gardens. Wine tasting, live & silent auction, appetizers & live music, all in support of the Little Dippers Learning Center. Must be 21 or older to attend. $25 to attend.

Skagway — Second Annual Burlesque Show, Friday, July 21 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, July 22 at 9 p.m., Red Onion Saloon. Theme: Christmas in July. $50 VIP ticket. $20 general admission.


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.

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

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

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