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Beginning Wheel Throwing with Alex Botelho, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio. Learn basic wheel throwing skills such as wedging, centering, and throwing bowls and cups in this introductory class. Cost: $210. More info: canvasarts.org.
What's Happening the week of Sept. 6-12 090617 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Beginning Wheel Throwing with Alex Botelho, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio. Learn basic wheel throwing skills such as wedging, centering, and throwing bowls and cups in this introductory class. Cost: $210. More info: canvasarts.org.
Wednesday, September 06, 2017

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What's Happening the week of Sept. 6-12

Beginning Wheel Throwing with Alex Botelho, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio. Learn basic wheel throwing skills such as wedging, centering, and throwing bowls and cups in this introductory class. Cost: $210. More info: canvasarts.org.

Children’s Creative Play, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 6-7:30 p.m., Aware Inc. A variety of fun outings in the community. Ages 5 and up. AWARE also offers Parenting the Love & Logic Way. More info: Lela @ AWARE 586-6623 or email: Lelas@awareak.org.

The Electoral College vs A Popular Vote, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 7-8 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Lecture Hall. Come learn about the Electoral College, congressional apportionment, the popular vote and prepare to be fascinated.

Designing and Developing a Brilliant Website, Thursday, Sept. 7, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.,9301 Glacier Highway, Ste. 110. This course offers useful, easy to follow information on how to build a website. More info: https://aksbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/6757.

Introduction to Oil Painting w/Crystal Cudworth, Thursday, Sept. 7, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studiol. Learn the basics of oil painting through still life observation. New and experienced painters welcomed. Thursdays, Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28. Cost: $165.

A History of Congressional Apportionment, Friday, Sept. 8, 4-5 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast. A free public lecture sponsored by the UAS Math Club & Mathematics Program. This will be presented by Dr. Charles Biles, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics, Humboldt State University.

Second Saturday Market, Saturday, Sept. 9, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Airport Shopping Mall. Local produce and craft vendors. Register to be a vender by emailing kylie@panhandleproduce.com. Proceeds from registrations benefit the Friends of the Library.

Watercolor Plein Air w/Crysal Cudworth, Saturday, Sept. 9, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio. Learn how to paint outdoors during this one day workshop. $65 per student.

Parent and Child Wheel Throwing, Saturday, Sept. 9, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio. Learn the fundamentals of wheel throwing with local artist Louise Kuntz-Tadda. Saturdays, Sept. 2, 9, 16, and 23. $150 per person.

AWARE Fall 2017 Advocacy Training, Monday, Sept. 11, 5-8 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Public Library. This training regards the health and well-being of our community. Suggested $25 donation. Contact Becca Gaguine at beccag@awareak.org or 586-6623 with questions or to register.

Introduction to Bridge, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 6-8 p.m., Downtown. Starting with the basics, the goal is to teach simple bidding rules and the play of the hand. Will be held for 9 weeks. $45 include textbook. More info: call 957-6972.

Chad Deity, Tuesday, September 12, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre.

AROUND SOUTHEAST

SkagWway/Whitehorse-Klondike Relay Race, Sept. 8-10.

Sitka-Ham Radio Fundraiser, Sunday, Sept. 10, 5-7 p.m., Elks Lodge. A Fish Fry fundraising dinner Dinners are $15 a plate, followed by raffles.

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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