PUBLISHED: 5:24 PM on Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Mayor's Awards recipients to be honored at reception Oct. 23
JUNEAU - The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council will present the second annual Mayor's Awards for the Arts at a fundraising reception at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center Oct. 23.

Awards and their winners are as follows: Volunteer/Patron of the Arts, Jim Seward; Business Leadership in the Arts, Candy and Dick Behrends of Behrends Mechanical; Artist, Barbara Craver; Innovative Application of the Arts, Alice Tersteeg; Arts in Education, Julia Bastuschek; Patron of the Arts, Ron and Kathy Maas.

Honorees will receive their awards at cocktail reception catered by Abby's Kitchen, entertainment including Tom Locher on piano, Oct. 23 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Tickets for the event are $25, available through the Arts Council offices, at Hearthside Books, by calling 586-2787, or online at