May 3 2015

Nepali Samaj Alaska invites you to attend a candlelight remembrance ceremony to honor all those who died during the recent earthquake in Nepal.
Enter the Alaska Nurses Association's kids’ coloring contest by May 4 and you could be featured on the cover of The Alaska Nurse magazine.
Worship  led by the Rev. Matt Schultz will follow the imagery of God's light, illuminating our walk as we celebrate communion.
Think, dream, create, believe, achieve, and celebrate.
"Why not us? Could we be missing an important link? What are we overlooking?"
Monthly Fresh Art display printed by our In-house printer, Ravenink.
Alcohol Ink Showcase- Vibrant art from community artists featuring Francine Dufour Jones. Originals and prints.
Come for a simple meal and message to start the month of May. The Joyful Noise (praise band) will lead the simple service of song and praise. Family friendly, all ages welcome. 
Verna Pratt shares tips on incorporating native plants into your garden.
Register now to walk for the Alaska Visitor Industry Charity Walk and Wow after party at 6 p.m. May 8. There will be lots of great food, games and entertainment for all ages. All this while raising money for your favorite charity.
Audition for a spot with the Alaska Chamber Singers.
Anchorage's first custom neighborhood designed for residents, by residents; come see progress at Ravens' Roost since construction has begun.
Want to Live in a new kind of old-fashioned neighborhood?
We are now enrolling students of all ages for all our summer camps
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.
Join ADK Events LLC and House Music Legend Donald Glaude to kick off your summer with a party the likes of which Alaska has never seen before. 
Join ADK Events at the L.E.D. Ultra Lounge & Grill in downtown Anchorage for a dress-to-impress white party - wear white and be prepared to glow. 
This event is an annual fundraiser for Anchorage Youth Court, an organized and effective juvenile justice system providing Anchorage-area youth with opportunities for personal growth and an understanding of our legal system. More information on Anchorage Youth Court is available at http://www.anchorageyouthcourt.org.
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.
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. Join an arctic expedition through the eyes of a little boy as his grandfather guides him on a search for a fox that appears only at night (the Aurora Borealis, according to Sámi legend). Included with museum admission.
Travel back in time to experience the massive volcanic eruptions that shaped the Earth and solar system. Journey to Yellowstone National Park, Neptune’s moon, Triton, and Jupiter’s moon, Io, to witness historic and astronomical eruptions. Could a super-volcano erupt in our era? Scientists weigh in.
Like to sing? This might be the audition for you.
A free musical event for the entire family.
Fun, affordable activities for all ages.
Rabbit Creek Shooting Park is holding its annual range clean-up day. All volunteers will earn a free annual or day pass to the range, depending on how long you volunteer.
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
Vendors from across the globe offering the latest in beads, findings, jewelry and more.
“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.
The AJW Student Jazz Ensembles host a weekly Jazz Jam session. All middle and high school, college age instrumentalists and vocalists, and adults are invited to participate.
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.
The Alaska Heart Run, set for April 25, is celebrating its 37th year of encouraging Alaskans be physically active, while generating funds to support the American Heart Association’s mission to build healthier lives, free from cardiovascular diseases and stroke, America’s number 1 and 5 causes of death, and leading causes of major disability.
Join camp staff for a free, family-friendly open house at Birchwood Camp. 
A modern Macbeth, featuring strong political overtones, contemporary dress and lot of intrigue.
Artists are invited to submit works for the 41st Alaska Watercolor Society Exhibition by June 3.
The jam session is open to all middle, high school, college students and adult instrumentalists and vocalists.
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.
Immerse yourself in Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon.” This new full-dome music and light show expands on the classic album through captivating HD graphics. Not a typical laser show, but the next generation of computer generated imagery. Audience advisory: Adult subject matter. Presented in the Thomas Planetarium. $10 plus museum admission.
Explore the nature of dark matter, the missing 80 percent of the mass of the universe.
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.
This program provides an environment that promotes quality education, healthy competition and the freedom to play and enjoy the game of soccer.
ACBL duplicate bridge game.
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. 
Back by popular demand, Alaska Theatre of Youth's week-long theatre camp is the perfect answer to "What are your kids doing for Spring Break?"
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.
Free dinner for the community.
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.

Monday, May 4, 2015

Enter the Alaska Nurses Association's kids’ coloring contest by May 4 and you could be featured on the cover of The Alaska Nurse magazine.
Anchorage's innovative poetry and music cabaret returns to Mad Myrna's! The Siren is an interactive show combining the formats of open mic, slam and performance. 
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.  
Learn to dance swing and country two step
Monthly Fresh Art display printed by our In-house printer, Ravenink.
Alcohol Ink Showcase- Vibrant art from community artists featuring Francine Dufour Jones. Originals and prints.
We are now enrolling students of all ages for all our summer camps
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.
Downtown restaurant and bar Fat Ptarmigan teams with DJ Spencer Lee to celebrate the classic sounds of the Motown record label every week.
Alaska Women Speak is calling for writing submissions for the summer issue.
Dance to your favorite 80's tunes with I Like Robots every Monday, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
“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.  
Preschoolers learn about science through play, story time, crafts and more every Monday morning at the museum. 
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.
The Alaska Heart Run, set for April 25, is celebrating its 37th year of encouraging Alaskans be physically active, while generating funds to support the American Heart Association’s mission to build healthier lives, free from cardiovascular diseases and stroke, America’s number 1 and 5 causes of death, and leading causes of major disability.
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.
Learn Argentine Tango from Patrick and Roxanne as they teach you the proper technique of the dance.
Become calm, collected and flexible.
Come be a part of a popular and highly instructive salsa dance class taught by the one of the most qualified salsa instructors in Alaska.
Bachata is a dance from the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean islands. Both the music and the dance have been influenced by Cuban Bolero, the Merengue, Salsa, and Cumbia.
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. 
Back by popular demand, Alaska Theatre of Youth's week-long theatre camp is the perfect answer to "What are your kids doing for Spring Break?"
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.
Community operated and supported, the Depot Farm Market brings you the Valley's best Alaska Grown farm produce and plants, food, art, craft, music, community service and technology market. All Alaskan. Locally grown and made.The coffee's free.
Learn more about digital currency and peer to peer payment systems.
Come give Irish folk dancing a try.
Are you a word freak? Love 'Words With Friends'? Then join your fellow word freaks each Monday for games of Scrabble.
Handicap Game - Duplicate Bridge
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.
Free swing and country two-step lessons every first Monday.
To show appreciation for their service to our country, Hard Rock Cafe Anchorage announces Military Mondays starting September 8.