May 6 2015

The 24th annual Aurora Ball features music by The Blue Notes Band.
Show your salmon love in The Salmon Project's salmon habitat haiku contest, May 1-15.
Registration and participation is free for youth of all ages across the state, from Barrow to Ketchikan. Lemonade Day Alaska is a statewide endeavor that teaches children of all ages the skills needed to become successful entrepreneurs in the future.
Do you have a chance to do what you do best every day?
Join Representative Matt Claman for ice cream and information about current legislative happenings.
Help pick up trash along the highway and spruce up the grounds around the historic roadhouse and smokehouse. Free hot dogs, soda and ice cream.
Troubadour North battles against Zombie Unicorn.
During the fundraiser, each ticket holder enjoys delicious soup and receives a hand thrown bowl by local potters or woodturners. The keepsake bowls are donated by members of the Kenai Potters' Guild and local artists.
 Based on the magical game from the Harry Potter series, Muggle Quidditch is a cross between handball and dodgeball, with a few added quirks
State of Alaska, Department of Health & Social Services' Alaska Commission on Aging conducts a quarterly business meeting.
Get behind the scenes and learn about enhancing your motorcycle's performance with Screamin' Eagle Performance Parts.
This audio podcast from the Christian Science Sentinel describes how Virginia Hawks' reliance on God's loving presence and power enabled her to overcome the great fear that gripped her when her young daughter became separated from her in a busy airport.  
The topic is "Information Insecurity" by Glenn Klinkhart, CEO of DigitalSecurus
DOT&PF invites you to an Open House to learn about the study and the preferred corridor concept being proposed to address congestion and safety concerns in the study area. 
Monthly Fresh Art display printed by our In-house printer, Ravenink.
Archival photographs, art, artifacts and memorabilia showcase the rich history of baseball in Anchorage and throughout the state, including how late 19th century icebound whalers spread ashes on sea ice to form baseball diamonds.
Alcohol Ink Showcase- Vibrant art from community artists featuring Francine Dufour Jones. Originals and prints.
Attend this upbeat and entertaining talk by local entrepreneur Eden Lovejoy to learn how to position your company to engage, motivate and retain the team you are looking for to take your business to the next level of success. 
We are now enrolling students of all ages for all our summer camps
A dress-up parade on the Coastal Trail followed by a get-together at a local restaurant (no-host). What to wear? Be sure it's bike-compatible and you can still wear your helmet. After that, anything goes. Feather boas, anyone?
Sea ice provides hunters and whalers with vital access to resources, it helps to moderate the world’s weather, and it is home to much of the microscopic life that supports some of the world’s most valuable fisheries. Explore the historical role this material has played in the Arctic.
Baseball was becoming a national craze, and Alaskans made it distinctly their own. “Home Field Advantage” reveals how this national pastime adapted to arctic conditions.
This temporary “northern landscape as sculpture” installation expresses the fluctuating nature and migration of the circumpolar boreal forest, exposing pertinent issues and relationships involving ecology, industrial systems, and the process of regeneration.
With a nod to Anchorage’s beginnings as a tent city for railroad workers on Ship Creek, Alaska artist and photographer Michael Conti transforms a canvas tent into a camera obscura within the museum.
Meet the Anchorage Museum’s reptiles and marine animals, explore the hidden layers in candy and learn how to create a static charge. These science experiences intrigue and amuse. Demonstrations vary. Science demonstrations: Noon and 3 p.m. daily. Animal demonstrations: 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. daily. Included with admission.
Dive alongside deep-sea research scientists to learn about marine biology, underwater geology and the history of deep-sea exploration. Traveling in famous historic submersibles, come face-to-face with fascinating underwater creatures such as vampire squid and pelican eels. Discover how diving vessels make these underwater encounters possible.
Alaska Women Speak is calling for writing submissions for the summer issue.
Senior Citizens Advisory Commission invites you to celebrate Older Americans Month.
“Moose the Movie” is a film made in Alaska, by Alaskans, starring Alaskans. Written by Darin and Chad Carpenter of Tundra Comics fame, the film is set in the small, fictitious town of Gangrene Gulch.
Coffee Break is a community Bible study for women of all religious faiths and backgrounds which will focus on discovering the events surrounding Easter for six weeks.  
Open Space is thrilled to welcome Sukha Wong, director and lead teacher at Montreal-based Lotus Palm in Canada. Lotus Palm is a premier Thai bodywork school and center for a diversity of healing arts.
Join the fun with local magicians at the weekly Magic Luncheon. Cards, coins, ropes, and other great magic will be shared. Don't miss out.
Artists are invited to submit works for the 41st Alaska Watercolor Society Exhibition by June 3.
Story Hour for preschoolers is a fun time of Bible stories, games, crafts, music, snacks and movement activities for young children while their Moms also study the Bible.
Experience a ride through the snowy forests of Lapland, visit reindeer herds living in the tundra and learn how they survive the extreme cold where no trees can grow.
Become calm, collected and flexible.
Our goal is to assist and encourage each member to develop speaking and leadership skills in a friendly atmosphere.
Everyone is welcome -- Bring your voice, your instruments, your songs, or just sit back and enjoy the show.
For adults who have experienced a death of a loved one, and seeking a creative way to work through their pain to start healing.
Beginner clogging classes presented by Chugach Mountain Range Cloggers. Class will be for 10 weeks. No experience is necessary, start from scratch. 
A half hour of stories, songs, and more to build early literacy skills; a blend of fun and education for children birth through kindergarten and their caregivers.
A half hour of stories, songs and movement that build early literacy skills and prepare your preschooler ages three to five for Kindergarten.
A half hour of stories, songs, and more to build early literacy skills; a blend of fun and education for children birth through kindergarten and their caregivers.
A half hour of stories, songs, and more to build early literacy skills; a blend of fun and education for children birth through kindergarten and their caregivers.
Toastmasters empowers individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.
Art kids studio classes focus on individual development of self expression by building confidence and imagination through fun creative art projects based in traditional art training.
Join us every Wednesday as Hard Rock Cafe showcases a local artist.
The Dimond Talkers club and Toastmaster International’s mission is to provide tools to help members improve leadership skills and become competent public speakers.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

The 24th annual Aurora Ball features music by The Blue Notes Band.
The Bartlett Club encourages its members to be informed on the whole of the political spectrum and welcomes everyone, regardless of party affiliation or non-affiliation. We participate in community activities and contribute to scholarships in government
Show your salmon love in The Salmon Project's salmon habitat haiku contest, May 1-15.
Registration and participation is free for youth of all ages across the state, from Barrow to Ketchikan. Lemonade Day Alaska is a statewide endeavor that teaches children of all ages the skills needed to become successful entrepreneurs in the future.
Help pick up trash along the highway and spruce up the grounds around the historic roadhouse and smokehouse. Free hot dogs, soda and ice cream.
The meeting begins with a Hawaiian-themed potluck and includes a demonstration of Hawaiian applique.
During the fundraiser, each ticket holder enjoys delicious soup and receives a hand thrown bowl by local potters or woodturners. The keepsake bowls are donated by members of the Kenai Potters' Guild and local artists.
Kirsten Swann, a freelance journalist who loves finding new ways to tell old stories; especially the ones here in Alaska, will speak
This audio podcast from the Christian Science Sentinel describes how Virginia Hawks' reliance on God's loving presence and power enabled her to overcome the great fear that gripped her when her young daughter became separated from her in a busy airport.  
Provides supervisors with skills necessary to solve problems and build customer loyalty, motivate others to give exceptional service and, most effectively, use technology in an increasingly service-oriented workforce.
Learn about the DASH diet (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension).
Learn to dance West Coast Swing
Monthly Fresh Art display printed by our In-house printer, Ravenink.
Archival photographs, art, artifacts and memorabilia showcase the rich history of baseball in Anchorage and throughout the state, including how late 19th century icebound whalers spread ashes on sea ice to form baseball diamonds.
Alcohol Ink Showcase- Vibrant art from community artists featuring Francine Dufour Jones. Originals and prints.
Develop and fine-tune your birding skills and witness the progression of songbird migration through the Campbell Tract this spring.
See Jamie Kennedy, stand up comedian and actor.
We are now enrolling students of all ages for all our summer camps
In "The Last Road North, "Alaskan photographer Ben Huff explores life along Dalton Highway
Sea ice provides hunters and whalers with vital access to resources, it helps to moderate the world’s weather, and it is home to much of the microscopic life that supports some of the world’s most valuable fisheries. Explore the historical role this material has played in the Arctic.
Baseball was becoming a national craze, and Alaskans made it distinctly their own. “Home Field Advantage” reveals how this national pastime adapted to arctic conditions.
This temporary “northern landscape as sculpture” installation expresses the fluctuating nature and migration of the circumpolar boreal forest, exposing pertinent issues and relationships involving ecology, industrial systems, and the process of regeneration.
With a nod to Anchorage’s beginnings as a tent city for railroad workers on Ship Creek, Alaska artist and photographer Michael Conti transforms a canvas tent into a camera obscura within the museum.
Meet the Anchorage Museum’s reptiles and marine animals, explore the hidden layers in candy and learn how to create a static charge. These science experiences intrigue and amuse. Demonstrations vary. Science demonstrations: Noon and 3 p.m. daily. Animal demonstrations: 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. daily. Included with admission.
The recently published book “Qaqamiigux: Traditional Foods of the Aleutian and Pribilof Islands” is a rich resource of cultural, historical and nutrition information, with many recipes and descriptive photos. Join author Suanne Unger and Moses Dirks, one of the significant contributors, for a discussion of how the book was made and their favorite recipes. The Smithsonian Spotlight lecture series features Alaska Native artists, scholars and researchers on the first Thursday of each month. Hosted by the Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center at the Anchorage Museum. Included with museum admission.
Dive alongside deep-sea research scientists to learn about marine biology, underwater geology and the history of deep-sea exploration. Traveling in famous historic submersibles, come face-to-face with fascinating underwater creatures such as vampire squid and pelican eels. Discover how diving vessels make these underwater encounters possible.
Alaska Women Speak is calling for writing submissions for the summer issue.
Stop by the Anchorage Community Theatre lobby to view photographs by Sanjana Greenhill
“Moose the Movie” is a film made in Alaska, by Alaskans, starring Alaskans. Written by Darin and Chad Carpenter of Tundra Comics fame, the film is set in the small, fictitious town of Gangrene Gulch.
Coffee Break is a community Bible study for women of all religious faiths and backgrounds which will focus on discovering the events surrounding Easter for six weeks.  
Al Lewis and Willie Clark, the former vaudevillian team known as "Lewis and Clark," not only grew to hate each other but never spoke to each other off-stage throughout the final year of their act.  
Open Space is thrilled to welcome Sukha Wong, director and lead teacher at Montreal-based Lotus Palm in Canada. Lotus Palm is a premier Thai bodywork school and center for a diversity of healing arts.
Aweekly gathering of Anchorage food trucks in the Chilkoot Charlie's parking lot every Thursday. Enjoy various cuisines while you sit outdoors and enjoy the provided entertainment.
A modern Macbeth, featuring strong political overtones, contemporary dress and lot of intrigue.
Julie Riley will present an Anchorage Garden Club program about growing herbs and how to grow and enjoy them. 
Join an inter-tribal drum circle.
A safe and welcoming meet-up for LGBTQ teens and their allies. 
Artists are invited to submit works for the 41st Alaska Watercolor Society Exhibition by June 3.
Story Hour for preschoolers is a fun time of Bible stories, games, crafts, music, snacks and movement activities for young children while their Moms also study the Bible.
Experience a ride through the snowy forests of Lapland, visit reindeer herds living in the tundra and learn how they survive the extreme cold where no trees can grow.
Bob Parsons plays mostly original tunes on an acoustic guitar, landing in that sweet spot between blues and jazz.
Bob Parsons plays mostly original tunes on an acoustic guitar, landing in that sweet spot between blues and jazz.
Become calm, collected and flexible.
Add quality to your life. Learn a unique form of dancing.
As many as 5 million shorebirds rest and feed here during spring migration. The Copper River Delta Shorebird Festival provides the ideal opportunity for bird watchers to be part of this epic migration.
This Hip Hop class provides a structured method of learning various hip hop dance movements in a fun-filled and vibrant class environment.
Monthly Turnagain Community Council meeting. All meetings are open to the public, and residents of Turnagain are encouraged to attend, stay informed and get involved with the neighborhood.
Alaska will experience a special celebration of spring when the Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival, the state's largest wildlife festival, kicks off in early May. Festival participants can choose between over 50 different events, from advanced ornithology workshops, beginning backyard birding presentations, field trips and boat tours to arts events and children's activities.
It's a good time to practice your fancy pool shark tricks.
For adults who have experienced a death of a loved one, and seeking a creative way to work through their pain to start healing.
Beginner clogging classes presented by Chugach Mountain Range Cloggers. Class will be for 10 weeks. No experience is necessary, start from scratch. 
A half hour of stories, songs, and more to build early literacy skills; a blend of fun and education for children birth through kindergarten and their caregivers.
A half hour of stories, songs and movement that build early literacy skills and prepare your preschooler ages three to five for Kindergarten.
A half hour of stories, songs, and more to build early literacy skills; a blend of fun and education for children birth through kindergarten and their caregivers.
A half hour of stories, songs, and more to build early literacy skills; a blend of fun and education for children birth through kindergarten and their caregivers.
English language learners are invited to free ESL classes in the Innovation Lab at Loussac Library every Tuesday and Thursday morning starting at 10 a.m. 
Do you like strategy games like the Japanese game of Go or backgammon? It's time to join the fun.
Art kids studio classes focus on individual development of self expression by building confidence and imagination through fun creative art projects based in traditional art training.
HALO has been speaking up for the Anchorage Hillside since 1969.
Calling all musicians of Anchorage: Anchorage City Limits Music Cafe wants you to showcase your talents.