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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

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CRAIG

Wednesday, July 30

Read with a Buddy!, 1-3 p.m., Craig Public Library. We have teens that would love to read to your kids! Come in to the library and Read With a Buddy every Wednesday from 1-3 p.m.!

Club 3D, 3-5 p.m., Craig Public Library. Join the weekly lesson in 3-D printing, computer-aided design and more!

Thursday, July 31

Kids Movie at Craig Rec, 2-4 p.m., Craig Rec Center. Free popcorn!

Teen Movie Night, 6-9 p.m., Craig Rec Center.

Friday, Aug. 1

Toddler-Preschool Storytime, 10-11 a.m., Craig Public Library.

Monday, Aug. 4

Minecraft Mondays, 3-5 p.m., Craig Public Library.

Tuesday, Aug. 5

Kids Science Camp Field Trip to The Bread Box!, 11 a.m.-noon, The Bread Box. Meet Miss Neva at The Bread Box at 11 a.m., take a tour and learn about the science of bread baking from Eli and Debbie Hagen. Participants will be able to make bread sticks and learn about different kinds of dough and other bread-y facts.

LEGOs at Craig Rec, 2-4 p.m., Craig Recreation Center.

Musical jam sessions at Craig High School, 6-9 p.m. Musical Jam Sessions are held every Tuesday night at Craig High School. Bring your instrument, including your singing voice or just come and listen.

HAINES:

Early Bird Lap Swim, 6:30-8 a.m. daily Monday through Friday, Haines Swimming Pool.

Walking group, 8:30-9:30 a.m. daily Monday through Friday, Haines School Gym.

Lap Swim, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., daily Monday through Friday, Haines Swimming Pool.

American Bald Eagle Foundation live eagle feedings, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. daily at Bald Eagle Foundation.

Senior Luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Monday through Thursday. Senior Center.

Totem Pole carving demonstration, 1-5 p.m., Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center. Jim Heaton and his assistant, Jeffrey Klanott, will be working outside the museum. Visitors are welcome to watch the carving. Details: 766-2366.

Wednesday, July 30

Water Aerobics, 8-9 a.m., Haines Swimming Pool.

Senior Exercise Class, 11:15 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. at the Senior Center. All seniors welcome.

Zumba, 5:15 p.m.-6:15 p.m. at 212 Main Street.

Evening Everyone Welcome Swim, 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m. at the Haines swimming pool. Admission is $3.50 for students and seniors, $4.50 for adults.

Adult Jujutsu, 6-7 p.m., Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6-7 p.m., Gateway Building second floor conference room. Details: james.alborough@gmail.com.

Thursday, July 31

Morning Muscles, 6-7 a.m., work out those muscles in the lobby of the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Aqua Zumba, 9-10 a.m., Haines Swimming Pool. Get your body moving with music. Class led by enthusiastic and energetic instructor Aldeana Stout.

Zumba Fitness, 9:30-10:30 a.m. at 212 Main St. For more information, call 314-0877.

Yoga Flow, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Haines Swimming Pool. Ashtanga-style power flow yoga with instructor Julie Vance. Advanced level.

Yoga with Denny, noon, Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Strongwoman, noon-1 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Native Youth Olympic Games practice, 1 p.m. Thursdays and Tuesdays, Haines Public Library. All ages welcome. Get in shape for the July 4 competition.

Hamburger feed, 5-6 p.m., American Legion Hall.

Yoga, 5:30-6:45 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Haines acapella women’s chorus, 6-7 p.m., Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center. If you are interested in joining the chorus, contact Nancy Nash at 766-2791.

Lingit Language Learners group, 6:30-7:30 p.m., the library.

Friday, Aug. 1

Water Aerobics, 8-9 a.m., Haines Swimming Pool.

Storytime, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. in the children’s room at the Haines Borough Public Library. Story time, arts and crafts, and songs for 2-5 year olds.

GUYS Yoga, 4-5 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Evening Everyone Welcome Swim, 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m. at the Haines swimming pool. Admission is $3.50 for students and seniors, $4.50 for adults.

Adult Jujutsu, 6-7 p.m., Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6-7 p.m., Gateway Building second floor conference room. Details: james.alborough@gmail.com.  

Saturday, Aug. 2

Zumba toning, 10-11 a.m. at 212 Main Street. Students learn how to use lightweight, maraca-like toning sticks to enhance rhythm and tone all their target zones, including arms, abs, glutes and thighs. For more information, call 314-0877.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6-7 p.m., Gateway Building second floor conference room. Details: james.alborough@gmail.com.  

Sunday, Aug. 3

Yoga with Denny, 9:30 a.m., Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Ice Cream social for seniors, 2-3:30 p.m., Haines Assisted Living.

Monday, Aug. 4

Water Aerobics, 8-9 a.m., Haines Swimming Pool.

Mother Goose stories and songs, 11 a.m.-noon, Haines Public Library.

Senior Exercise Class, 11:15 a.m.- 12:15 p.m., Haines Senior Center.

Zumba, 5:15 p.m.-6:15 p.m. at 212 Main Street.

Evening Everyone Welcome Swim, 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m. at the Haines swimming pool. Admission is $3.50 for students and seniors, $4.50 for adults.

Adult Jujutsu, 6-7 p.m., Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6-7 p.m., Gateway Building second floor conference room. Details: james.alborough@gmail.com.  

Tuesday, Aug. 5

Morning Muscles, 6-7 a.m., work out those muscles in the lobby of the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Zumba Fitness, 9:30-10:30 a.m. at 212 Main St. For more information, call 314-0877.

Yoga Flow, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Haines Swimming Pool. Ashtanga-style power flow yoga with instructor Julie Vance. Advanced level.

Yoga with Denny, noon, Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Strongwoman, noon-1 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Native Youth Olympic Games practice, 1 p.m. Thursdays and Tuesdays, Haines Public Library. All ages welcome. Get in shape for the July 4 competition.

Yoga, 5:30-6:45 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

NIA at Mosquito Lake School, 5:50-7:20 p.m., Mosquito Lake School.

KETCHIKAN

Wednesday, July 30

Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue. Members $18, nonmembers $20. Details: Chelsea Goucher at 225-3184 or info@ketchikanchamber.com.

Local Emergency Planning Committee, noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Ketchikan Fire Department.

Arts Council board of directors meeting, The Ketchikan Arts Council board of directors meets at 5:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month (except July and December) at the Main Street Gallery, 330 Main Street.

Just for Today AA meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Al-Anon, 6-7 p.m., Presbyterian Church.

Gravitate Opening Reception with Jeanette Sweetman, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Fish House. Local artist, Jeanette Sweetman will have a solo portrait series exhibit. The show will run from July 30-Aug. 13.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Thursday, July 31

First City Rotary, 7-8 a.m., Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue.

Storycraft at the Ketchikan Public Library, 10:30 a.m. For babies to preschoolers. Hear a story and create a craft.

Diabetes prevention sessions, noon-1 p.m. and 5:30-6:30 p.m., Ketchikan Indian Community, Tongass Avenue. Details: 228-9428.

Ketchikan Wellness Coalition Steering Committee, 3-4 p.m., Public Health Center.

English as a Second Language class, 3:30-4:50 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center, 2030 Sea Leavel Dr., second floor.

Bereavement Support Group, 5-7 p.m., Ketchikan Hospital. The Ketchikan Volunteer Hospice holds a bereavement support group on the second Thursday of each month in the quiet room at the hospital.

Just for Today AA meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Compassionate Friends of Ketchikan meeting, 7-8 p.m., Ketchikan Pioneers’ Home. The Compassionate Friends of Ketchikan, a bereaved parents support group, meets regularly on the second Thursday of each month. Anyone who has lost a child is welcome, no matter what age or how long ago.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Friday, Aug. 1

Storytime at the Ketchikan Public Library, 10:30 a.m. For babies to preschoolers.

Caregiver support group, noon-1 p.m., Ketchikan Senior Services, Water Street.

Pet and Doll Parade, 2-3 p.m., gather in the parking lot at Grant and Main, ends at the Fire Station. Sponsored by the Community Connections Early Learning Program. Cookies provided by Wells Fargo and the Ketchikan Volunteer Fire Department.

Deadline for the Best Blueberry Dish Contest, 3 p.m.

Southeast Alaska Discovery Center movies, 4:45 p.m., 5:45 p.m. and 7 p.m. at 50 Main St.

Gallery Opening, Blueberry Arts Festival Exhibit, 5-7 p.m. Main street gallery.

Juried Art Show, 5-7 p.m., Ketchikan Area Arts Council, Main St.

Live Music @ NY Cafe, 7:30-9 p.m. New York Cafe, Stedman St.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Saturday, Aug. 2

Blueberry Fun Run, 8 a.m. in front of the police station. One-mike kids race or 5/10K out and back race. Registration opens at 8 a.m., walkers and one-mile race starts at 9 a.m., other races start at 9:30 a.m. $10, $7 for Ketchikan Running Club members or $40 per family. Details: www.ketchikanrunningclub.com.

Blueberry Slug Race and Weigh-In, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Methodist Church parking lot.

Tots and Trains, 10 a.m. to noon, Ketchikan Public Library. Young children can play with the library’s wooden train set.

Blueberry Arts Festival Booths and Gallery, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m., Artists, food, game booths and t-shirt sales. Main St. from Pine to Dock.

Overeaters Anonymous, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Ketchikan Pioneers Home, Bryant Street. New members welcome.

Out to Lunch Brunch AA meeting, noon, St. John’s Episcopal Church undercroft, 503 Mission St.

Battle of the Bands, noon- 5 p.m., United Methodist Parking Lot.

Sons of Norway meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 2422 Tongass Avenue. The group is open to all men and women interested in learning more about the Norwegian culture. Details: 821-0048 for more information.

Monthly Grind, 7-8 p.m., Saxman Tribal House, South Tongass Highway. The monthly grind features local musicians, poets and other performers.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Sunday, Aug. 3

Just for Today AA meeting, 10-11 a.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Wee Blessings Thrift Store, noon-4 p.m. Free clothing is available to families in need at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2017 First Ave. Donations may also be dropped off during this time.

Grow, 3-4 p.m., Ketchikan Pioneers Home, Bryant Street. Personal growth program.

24th Annual Poetry Slam, 3 p.m., New York Cafe.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Monday, Aug. 4

First City Cage Camp, Monday through Wednesday at Kayhi. Open to kids in grades 2 thorugh 12. $50 European professional basketball player Alan Voskull will teach the camp. 9-11 a.m. for grades 2-5; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for grades 6-8 and 2-4 p.m. for grades 9-12. Details: Coach Stockhausen at 617-9015.

TSAS Academic Policy Committee meeting, 4-5 p.m., Tongass School-Arts, Schoenbar Rd.

SPEAK suicide prevention task force, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Ketchikan Indian Community tribal health clinic, Tongass Avenue.

Just for Today AA meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

American Legion meeting, 7-8 p.m., 631 Park Avenue. Weekly meeting for past and present military members.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Tuesday, Aug. 5

First City Toastmasters, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Presbyterian Church on 2nd Avenue.

Rotary 2000, noon, Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue.

Out to Lunch Brunch AA meeting, noon, St. John’s Episcopal Church undercroft, 503 Mission St.

English as a second language class, 3:30-4:50 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center, 2030 Sea Level Drive, second floor.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 5-6 p.m., Ketchikan Medical Center cafeteria, Tongass Avenue. The group’s mission is to support its members as they take off and keep off pounds sensibly.

Foster parent support group, 5:30-7 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library. Transportation and child care are available but you must contact KIC in advance to arrange.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

KLAWOCK

Prince of Wales Diabetes Support Group, 5:30-7 p.m., first Wednesday of the Month, Alicia Robert Medical Clinic.

PETERSBURG

KFSK-FM volunteer appreciation dinner, 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, at the radio station. Details: 772-3808.

Children’s storytime, 2-3 p.m. Thursday, Petersburg Public Library.

Soccer for adults, 7-8 p.m. Thursday, community gym. Details: 772-3392.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon-1 p.m. Friday, Episcopal Church.

Artist reception, 5-7 p.m. Friday, Clausen Museum. A reception for “New Strata,” a solo show by Polly Lee, will take place at the museum. The show runs through Aug. 23.

Indoor air quality presentation, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday. Petersburg Indian Association and SEARHC is holding a presentation Friday and Saturday in the ANS/ANB Hall. Topics will include mold and moisture control, proper burning practices and principles to a healthy home. There will be door prizes, healthy appetizers, and light refreshments.

Sons of Norway Bingo, 7-10 p.m. Friday, Sons of Norway Hall. Must be 19 or older.

Alcoholics Anonymous by candlelight, 8-9 p.m. Friday, Episcopal Church. Details: 518-1591.

Hockey Club, 6-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Community Gym. All welcome for skate hockey.

Farewell Luncheon for Rob and Susan Thomasen, 12:15-1:45 p.m. Sunday, Presbyterian Church. Details: Jean at 772-3240.

Bluegrass Camp for Kids, Monday through Friday, Mitkof Middle School. Students will practice instruments and learn music from guest instructors from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily, then perform around town. $230. Details at www.bluegrasscampsforkids.com.

Bluegrass lesson, 7 p.m., Monday, Mitkof Middle School. In association with the Bluegrass Camp for Kids, adults are welcome to a music lesson on Monday evening. $40. Details at www.bluegrasscampsforkids.com.

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings, 7-8 p.m. Monday. Men meet at the Lutheran church, women at the Presbyterian Church. Details: 518-1591.

Toddler Time, 11:15 a.m. Tuesdays. Bring your toddler to the Petersburg Public Library to enjoy song, dance, books and movement.

Acoustic music group, 3-4 p.m. Tuesdays, Elementary School Room 7. Details: 518-1282.

Petersburg Hockey Club scrimmages, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday Community Gym. In-line hockey scrimmages open to all.

Alcoholics Anonymous 12x12, 8-9 p.m. Tuesday, Holy Cross Classroom.

SKAGWAY

Catapult Reading Program, 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Skagway Public Library. For tweens.

Alcoholics Anonymous for Women, 6-7 p.m. Thursday, Skagway Traaditional Council building, 11th and Broadway. Details: 957-5337.

Kids storytime, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Skagway Public Library.

Book signing, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Saguay News Depot and Books. Ashley Bowman will sign copies of the new history of the Arctic Brotherhood, entitled, “The Arctic Brotherhood.”

Senior Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Friday at Presbyterian Rec Hall.

NPS Guide Series, 6 p.m., National Park Service Auditorium. Ashley Bowman will discuss the history of the Arctic Brotherhood.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m. Monday, Bolton Cabin.

SITKA

Wednesday, July 30

Spin class, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center. Instructors simulate an outdoor ride filled with challenging hills, small sections of flat road, and even jumps. Classes alternate between strength building and endurance.

Open Gym, 6 a.m. to noon, Hames Center.

Tabata Bootcamp, 6:30-7:30 a.m., Hames Center. This class includes high-intensity interval training and tabata-type training with equipment such as Gliding Discs, free weights, resistance bands, and stability balls. All fitness levels welcome.

Native dance show, 10-10:30 a.m., Sheet’ka Kwaan Naa Kahidi. Photograph and question opportunities follow. Tickets are at the door half an hour prior to each show. Reservations are not accepted. For more information or to schedule private shows for groups of 25 or more, call 747-7137.

TRX Series, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Hames Center. 45-minute, bodyweight-based, functional and dynamic strength program using the TRX suspension training system.

Basic TRX, 11:30-12:30 p.m., Hames Center. 45-minute, bodyweight-based, functional and dynamic strength program and basic instruction in the TRX suspension training system.

Aerial silks, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. This class is designed to develop the basic core strength and movement skills necessary for silk acrobatics. Details: Franni at 738-0721.

Dance aerobics, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. The class provides cardio-conditioning through dance, strengthening with bodyweight exercises, and a yoga stretch cooldown. All ages invited.

Sitka Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Westmark Hotel.

Lunchtime spin class, 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center.

Open Gym, 1-6:30 p.m., Hames Center.

Climbing Wall, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Hames Center.

TRX Xtreme, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Hames Center. This class utilizes high-intensity interval training to rev your metabolism.

Pilates, 6-7 p.m., Hames Center.

Indoor Soccer, 6:30-8 p.m., Hames Center.

Thursday, July 31

Spin class with ab workout, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center.

TRX Xtreme, 6-7 a.m., Hames Center. This class utilizes high-intensity interval training to rev your metabolism.

Open Gym, 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., Hames Center.

Parent Power Hour, 8:15-10 a.m., Hames Center. A time for parents to use the gym, or sign-up for a class and work out, while their kids are cared for by qualified volunteers. (Pre-registration highly recommended.)

Spin class, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Hames Center.

Balls and Bands workout, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Hames Center. This class focuses on low-impact strength training using an exercise ball, Pilates/Yoga ball, resistance band and free weights.

Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sitka Public Library.

Aerial silks, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. This class is designed to develop the basic core strength and movement skills necessary for silk acrobatics. Details: Franni at 738-0721.

Pickleball, 4-6 p.m., Hames Center. A racquet sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. The game is played with a hard paddle and a wiffle ball.

Bottle signing, 4:30-6 p.m., House of Liquor. Rodney Strong’s winemaker, Rick Sayre, will sign bottles.

Powerhouse Spin Class, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Hames Center. A particularly challenging spin class.

Garden Tour, 6-7:30 p.m., meet at Crescent Harbor Shelter. Tour sponsored by University of Alaska Southeast Cooperative Extension. To sign up, contact Jasmine at 747-9440.

Open Gym, 6-8 p.m., Hames Center.

Film showing “Red Gold,” 7 p.m., Larkspur Cafe. This 60-minute documentary about salmon in Bristol Bay is sponsored by the Sitka Conservation Society. Details: Sophie at sophie@sitkawild.org.

Friday, Aug. 1

Spin class, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center. Instructors simulate an outdoor ride filled with challenging hills, small sections of flat road, and even jumps. Classes alternate between strength building and endurance.

Open Gym, 6 a.m. to noon, Hames Center.

Tabata Bootcamp, 6:30-7:30 a.m., Hames Center. This class includes high-intensity interval training and tabata-type training with equipment such as Gliding Discs, free weights, resistance bands, and stability balls. All fitness levels welcome.

TRX Series, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Hames Center. 45-minute, bodyweight-based, functional and dynamic strength program using the TRX suspension training system.

Aerial silks, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. This class is designed to develop the basic core strength and movement skills necessary for silk acrobatics. Details: Franni at 738-0721.

Dance aerobics, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. The class provides cardio-conditioning through dance, strengthening with bodyweight exercises, and a yoga stretch cooldown. All ages invited.

Lunchtime spin class, 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center.

Open Gym, 1-8 p.m., Hames Center.

VIP Cocktail hour, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Meet and greet the Sitka Seafood Festival guest chefs, enjoy appetizers and signature cocktails as well as Rodney Strong wines. $35. Tickets available at www.sitkaseafoodfestival.com.

Basketball, 6-8 p.m., Hames Center.

Sitka Seafood Festival auction, 6:30 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Doors and bidding open at 6:30 p.m.  Items up for bid include artwork, jewelry, tours, seafood, home and boat repair and clothing.

Sitka Seafood Extravaganza, 6:30 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Enjoy a five-course seafood dinner using Sitka Seafood, prepared for the Sitka Seafood Festival by guest chefs and local talent. $70. Tickets available online at www.sitkaseafoodfestival.com.

Saturday, Aug. 2

Spin Class, 9-10 a.m., Hames Center.

Pickleball, 9-11 a.m., Hames Center.

T’ai Chi Chih practice, 10-10:30 a.m., behind Kettleson Memorial Library. All are welcome.

Pilates, 10-11 a.m., Hames Center.

Fish tote race, 11 a.m., Crescent Harbor Shelter. Sign up before the event by calling Linda at 747-6985.

Sitka Seafood Festival parade, immediately after tote race. Begins at Crescent Harbor Shelter and continues down Lincoln Street to the Sitka Fine Arts campus. Contact Linda at 747-6985 to sign up. Maritime themed entrants are encouraged but are not required. All are welcome and there is no entry fee. Parade floats and children’s costumes will be judged for creativity and a cash prize for first place will be given –  $100 for the best float and $50 for the best child’s costume.

Open Gym, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center.

Sitka Seafood Marketplace, noon, Sitka Fine Arts Campus. Food, cooking demos, Baranof Island Brewery beer, speakers, entertainment, educational information and merchandise vendors. To sign up, email Mary at oceanfront@gci.net.

Highland Games, noon-6 p.m. at Sitka Fine Arts Campus game field. Contact Jim at 757-535-3962 to enter.

Cooking Demonstration No. 1, 12:20-12:40 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus.

Crab races, 12:40-1 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus. Open to kids up to 15 years old. Sign up in the tent with Linda.

Cooking Demonstration No. 2, 1-1:20 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus.

Sack Race, 1:20-1:40 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus. Open to kids up to 15 years old. Sign up in the tent with Linda.

Cooking Demonstration No. 3, 1:40-2 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus.

Three-legged race, 2-2:20 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus. Open to all ages. Sign up in the tent with Linda.

Cooking Demonstration No. 4, 2:20-2:40 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus.

Bobbing for fish heads, 2:40-3 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus. Open to all ages. Sign up in the tent with Linda.

Cooking Demonstration No. 5, 3-3:20 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus.

Fish head toss, 3:20-3:40 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus. Open to all ages. Sign up in the tent with Linda.

Cooking Demonstration No. 6, 3:40-4 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus.

Fish to Schools recipe contest, 4:30 p.m., Sitka Seafood Festival main tent at Sitka Fine Arts Campus. Low-fat and low-sodium recipes wanted: Your winning recipe could be served to students across Sitka. Contact sophie@sitkawild.org to sign up. To sign up as a volunteer judge, call 747-7509.

Pamyua concert, 7 p.m., Allen Hall at Sitka Fine Arts Campus. This Yup’ik music group from Anchorage and Southwest Alaska plays tribal funk to get you dancing! $20. Tickets at www.sitkaseafoodfestival.com.

Music concert, 10 p.m., Bayview Pub. The Pack AD and Kid Laser and the Dynamite Deal will perform. Tickets are available for advance purchase at the pub for $15, or $20 at the door.

Sunday, Aug. 3

Change Your Latitude, 8 a.m. to noon, Coast Guard gazebo on Japonski Island. This open-water swimming race includes 10k/6k/3k/1k categories and is organized by the Baranof Barracuda Swim Club. Solo and relay swimmers start at the Coast Guard gazebo on Japonski Island, go north out Sitka Channel, cross Whiting Harbor, go around Battery Island and return to the gazebo. The 10k is open to those age 18 and older, the 6k and 3k are to those 16 years and older and the 1k is open to all ages. Details: changeyourlatitude.org.

Golf Tournament, 9 a.m., Sea Mountain Golf Course. Registration for the “Who’s Your Buddy, Who’s Your Pal” tournament is available at 747-5663. Ask for Liza.

Powerhouse Spin class, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Hames Center.

Monday, Aug. 4

Spin class, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center. Instructors simulate an outdoor ride filled with challenging hills, small sections of flat road, and even jumps. Classes alternate between strength building and endurance.

Open Gym, 6 a.m. to noon, Hames Center.

Tabata Bootcamp, 6:30-7:30 a.m., Hames Center. This class includes high-intensity interval training and tabata-type training with equipment such as Gliding Discs, free weights, resistance bands, and stability balls. All fitness levels welcome.

Dance aerobics, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. The class provides cardio-conditioning through dance, strengthening with bodyweight exercises, and a yoga stretch cooldown. All ages invited.

Lunchtime spin class, 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center.

Open Gym, 1-6:30 p.m., Hames Center.

Climbing Wall, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Hames Center.

TRX Xtreme, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Hames Center. This class utilizes high-intensity interval training to rev your metabolism.

Pilates, 6-7 p.m., Hames Center.

Indoor Soccer, 6:30-8 p.m., Hames Center.

Tuesday, Aug. 5

Spin class with ab workout, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center.

TRX Xtreme, 6-7 a.m., Hames Center. This class utilizes high-intensity interval training to rev your metabolism.

Parent Power Hour, 8:15-10 a.m., Hames Center. A time for parents to use the gym, or sign-up for a class and work out, while their kids are cared for by qualified volunteers. (Pre-registration highly recommended.)

Spin class, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Hames Center.

Balls and Bands workout, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Hames Center. This class focuses on low-impact strength training using an exercise ball, Pilates/Yoga ball, resistance band and free weights.

Aerial silks, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. This class is designed to develop the basic core strength and movement skills necessary for silk acrobatics. Details: Franni at 738-0721.

Pickleball, 4-6 p.m., Hames Center. A racquet sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. The game is played with a hard paddle and a wiffle ball.

Block Party: Legos and Books, 4:30 p.m., Sitka Public Library. Ages 7-10.

Powerhouse Spin Class, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Hames Center. A particularly challenging spin class.

Basketball, 6-8 p.m., Hames Center.

Drumming, 6:30-8 p.m., Wednesday, Johnson O’Malley Room at the Stikine Native Organization.

Storytime at the library, 10-11 a.m. Thursday, Wrangell Public Library. Join library staff for stories, crafts and snacks.

Dinner at the Elks, 6-8 p.m. Thursday. The Elks Lodge hosts a dinner open to members and guests each Thursday night.

Regalia sewing, 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Johnson O’Malley Room at the Stikine Native Organization.

Pickup indoor soccer, 3 p.m. Saturday at Wrangell Community Gym. Details: 717-4899.

Tlingit Language Class, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday in the Johnson O’Malley Room at the Stikine Native Organization. 


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