Mar 5 2015

Anchorage Log Cabin Quilters will work on creating the group's President's Challenge block.
UAA Atwood Journalism Chair Mark Trahant will speak on journalism's new literacy.
Alaska Professional Communicators is pleased to announce the March speaker as Paola Banchero. She will be discussing changes in journalism education.
Auditions are set for May play.
Join an inter-tribal drum circle.
This month's program includes a presentation on different types of quilt batting.
A safe and welcoming meet-up for LGBTQ teens and their allies. 
More than 150 Native artisans sell and demonstrate their art, from basket weaving, dolls, beading, carving and more.
Six teams from engineering and architecture companies plus Dimond Engineering Academy compete to build the best giant sculpture entirely made from canned food.
The scroll of Esther in the Old Testament is traditionally read on Purim, celebrating the story of the salvation of the Jews of the Persian empire. 
Over 50 quilts by members of Anchorage Log Cabin Quilters Guild will be displayed, celebrating National Quilt Day, during the entire month of March.
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.
The Alaska Outdoors host easy to moderate social hikes, every Monday and Thursday. Join these public hikes to meet new people and exercise.
Dive alongside deep-sea research scientists to learn about marine biology, underwater geology and the history of deep-sea exploration. 
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.
In this 6 week class you will learn to use specific, powerful techniques to dissolve your stress, whether at home or on the go.
Philosophy professor Kristin Hanson discuss cultural values regarding the literati and intelligentsia in China, then and now.
Meet Cheryl Cummings from The Closet Divas:Professional Organizers as she shares tips on how to reduce stress, save money and live an organized life.
Death Café is a project to begin the Dialogue about death.
This course gives individuals tools for creating and implementing a monthly budget
We are looking for entries that create extraordinary out of the ordinary everyday objects that we may cast away without a second thought.
Join Karlin Itchoak, director of legal affairs for the Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation, for a talk on Alaska Native issues leading up to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) and Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act (ANILCA). Free
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.
Bob Parsons plays mostly original tunes on an acoustic guitar, landing in that sweet spot between blues and jazz.
Preschool children enjoy crafts, movement, drama, and music as they learn the stories of the Bible.
Carrie Watts is forced by circumstances to live with her daughter-in-law who hates her and a loathsome son who does not dare take her side. She dreams of returning to Bountiful, where she was raised.
Carrie Watts is forced by circumstances to live with her daughter-in-law who hates her and a loathsome son who does not dare take her side. Set in 1947, the unhappy family lives in a small Houston apartment. Carrie dreams of returning to Bountiful, where she was raised.
Is business insurance required for my small business? If so, what kind of insurance do I need? This workshop will cover the basics of general business insurance.
See how to get an earlier start for plants in the garden.
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.
Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fur Rondy Melodrama, presented by Alaska Sound Celebration.
See wood crafts created by locals.
ACBL sanctioned sectional tournament with daily games with good eats.
This Hip Hop class provides a structured method of learning various Hip Hop dance movements in a fun-filled and vibrant class environment. A non-intimidating approach to Hip-Hop, street, club dance.
Open to children who would like to learn to cross country ski in the classic style. No experience is necessary.
Equinox is a collection of films featuring women and produced by Alaskan women.All submissions must be produced, written, or directed by women, and preferably are films about women.
An ensemble cast of six girls tell the stories of girls across the world as they each investigate their inner “emotional creature” with songs, dances, poetry, laughter and tears. Runs 7 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 12-March 8.
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.
Would you like to use a laptop or iPad?  The Teen Underground has open access.
Afterschool fun with video games, board games, and card games for ages 11 and up.
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?"
ATY's Drama Center Program offers young performers a variety of workshops that last from one weekend intensives to four Saturdays in duration. Skill building workshops have been offered in: acting, auditions, Broadway voice, comedy, dance, theatre games, improvisation, stage combat, make-up, movement and and more.
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.
Reshape your attitudes about money, spirituality and personal prosperity.Reverend Paulette Hogan will lead a 6 week class on Spiritual Economics based on Eric Butterworth's book.
Reshape your attitudes about money, spirituality and personal prosperity.Reverend Paulette Hogan will lead a 6 week class on Spiritual Economics based on Eric Butterworth's book.
Treat your toddler to dancing, singing, creating and learning through caregiver-led activities. Each week brings new themes and happenings, and new ways to explore the museum. Included with admission and with membership.
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.
Are you new to Anchorage and looking for a family dental practice? Alcan Dental Group wants to help you feel as at home as possible. 

Friday, March 6, 2015

Fur Rondy Learnament for Cornhole (bean bags)
Join an inter-tribal drum circle.
Come see recent additions to our collection at the Alaska Native Arts Foundation. Exciting new jewelry, walrus ivory, whalebone carvings,paintings and masks. Free to the public, this show will be up for the month of March.
The Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks hosts a weekly Life Science Hour most Fridays during the academic year.
Beth Baker will discuss Inuit astronomy, star lore and legend.
Catch the latest Aurora news, photos, science, prediction and a 2014 highlight video
Three new exhibits open at IGCA on First Friday.
"Whodunnit?" Find out in "The Case of the Hopeless Diamond" at the Chugiak-Eagle River Senior Center fundraiser.
Personal reflections will capture your imagination in Yuliya’s thick, tactile paintings accomplished in impasto acrylic and mixed-media.
Fantastical artist Robert Bissell brings you into his quiet land of perfect serenity in each of his paintings.
Featuring artist Morgan Cote Warner and live jazz and blues music.
Primitive…a feel, a look, a style, a culture...
All future builders can play and build at the library. 
An extraordinary eye for color, a treasure trove of jacquard ribbons and the many creative uses for them....let your imagination soar.
More than 150 Native artisans sell and demonstrate their art, from basket weaving, dolls, beading, carving and more.
Talkeetna's Iditaprov Improv troupe takes on Anchorage's Urban Yeti in a second improv show.
Six teams from engineering and architecture companies plus Dimond Engineering Academy compete to build the best giant sculpture entirely made from canned food.
First Friday exhibit, "Industrial Laced," by Garrett Perkins.
Put on your Rubber Boots and come see the large landscape paintings of Southeast Alaska and the Yukon by the 2008 Juneau Artist of the Year, Barbara Craver.
Playful, colorful pigments of paint inspired by nature, memory and imagination by Juneau painter Constance Baltuck.
Artists are invited to submit works for the 41st Alaska Watercolor Society Exhibition by June 3.
March First Friday solo exhibit, "Paradox," features works byL. Saunders McNeill.
Join Alaska Geographic for a book signing with Iditarod Hall of Fame musher and author Dan Seavey.
A group show with artists Linda Brady Farr, Susan Schapira, Monica Jenicek Lyall, Nelda Warkentin and Susan Lagrande.
See recent sculptures by Karen Olanna.
Enjoy trunk show discounts for one day only.
As we learn more about how the brain functions, we appreciate more how individualized the processes are. This program will address how our increased knowledge affects how lawyers evaluate and process cases.
Over 50 quilts by members of Anchorage Log Cabin Quilters Guild will be displayed, celebrating National Quilt Day, during the entire month of March.
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.
Celebrate the Alaska Women's Hall of Fame class of 2015
Dive alongside deep-sea research scientists to learn about marine biology, underwater geology and the history of deep-sea exploration. 
Curious about what’s in the night sky? Take a guided tour through space and time in this live show, customized to highlight current astronomical occurrences. Galaxies, nebulae, binary stars … all features of the universe are explored. Except black holes. No one can see black holes. Presented in the Thomas Planetarium.
Be transported by mood-altering art and 3-D graphics choreographed to Led Zeppelin’s biggest hits, including “Whole Lotta Love,” “Immigrant Song” and “Ramble On.” This immersive experience plays out on the museum's full-dome planetarium screen in concert with a state-of-the-art sound system. Audience advisory: Adult subject matter. Presented in the Thomas Planetarium.
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.
Sevigny Studios is pleased to present multi-talented local artist David Kennicott. In this show David debuts paintings created by laying down layers of paint and then selectively sanding through them to reveal the many colors below​
Cake Studio presents David Kennicott with all new encaustic originals.This show features Jonny’s colorful salmon and life-sized octopus. To round out the evening, singer/songwriter Crystal Hutchens will serenade visitors with original folk pop tunes
Two artists take inspiration from Alaska's abundance of scenic beauty in a show of new originals by oil painter Douglas Girard and en plein air watercolorist Vladimir Zhikhartsev.
In this 6 week class you will learn to use specific, powerful techniques to dissolve your stress, whether at home or on the go.
Self-described as “music made by your imaginary friend”, Slow Magic will bring his striking brand of cosmic electronic music to Anchorage for a second unforgettable performance.
We are looking for entries that create extraordinary out of the ordinary everyday objects that we may cast away without a second thought.
Bob Parsons plays mostly original tunes on an acoustic guitar, landing in that sweet spot between blues and jazz.
Author Lew Freedman signs copies of his new book, "Iditarod Adventures: Tales from MushersAlong the Trail."
Treat your toddler to dancing, singing, creating and learning through adult-led activities every Friday. Each week brings new themes and happenings, and new ways to explore the museum. Included with admission.
Join young artists and community cultivators for an evening of performance poetry, visual arts and youthful expression. Free
Pick your favorite IPA with beer flights on First Friday. March selections are Glacier Brewhouse IPA, Denali Brewing Twister Creek IPA, and Alaskan Icy Bay IPA. Flights are $7.
Enjoy the opening of Spark!Lab, elevator music by Diff3r3nt by D3sign and free general admission to the museum galleries.
Experience the creative process of invention in Spark!Lab's hands-on laboratory. This space engages visitors in innovation and invention through facilitated experiences. Spark!Lab at the Anchorage Museum is made possible through support of the Ford Motor Company Fund.
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.
This class is for people who are representing themselves in divorce and custody cases.
Preschool children enjoy crafts, movement, drama, and music as they learn the stories of the Bible.
Carrie Watts is forced by circumstances to live with her daughter-in-law who hates her and a loathsome son who does not dare take her side. She dreams of returning to Bountiful, where she was raised.
Start the evening wondering “Whodunnit?” in “The Case of the Hopeless Diamond.”
Exploring Alaska's Changing Light. - We have called this show “Arctic Illumination” to inspire our artists to capture the rarified light we experience in Alaska. In March, as the daylight returns and we emerge from winters darkness, we are ready to experience light and all the life that comes with it.
Enjoy a spaghetti feed and fundraising auction.
study passages of literature of the Rabbis, currently the classic sephardic commentary on the Tanach, Me'am Loez.
Carrie Watts is forced by circumstances to live with her daughter-in-law who hates her and a loathsome son who does not dare take her side. Set in 1947, the unhappy family lives in a small Houston apartment. Carrie dreams of returning to Bountiful, where she was raised.
Braided River blends excellent vocals and traditional blues instruments with the mandolin to create a rockin' sound with lots of original tunes.
Study classic Sephardic commentary on the Tanach, Me'am Loez.
Come out and enjoy an evening of summer fun in the middle of winter. Cornhole indoors. Good people, good fun and great game.
Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fur Rondy Melodrama, presented by Alaska Sound Celebration.
See wood crafts created by locals.
Learn and play bridge. Join a group of fun loving gamers and gain a life-long love.
A beginners Salsa class is from 8-9 p.m. for $10. A Bachata class is from 9-9:30 p.m., followed by a dance party that is only $5.
This Hip Hop class provides a structured method of learning various Hip Hop dance movements in a fun-filled and vibrant class environment. A non-intimidating approach to Hip-Hop, street, club dance.
Equinox is a collection of films featuring women and produced by Alaskan women.All submissions must be produced, written, or directed by women, and preferably are films about women.
A two day conference where you can connect, learn and collaborate with other Alaskan families and professionals caring for children with special needs. Door prizes, beverages & light snacks provided.
An ensemble cast of six girls tell the stories of girls across the world as they each investigate their inner “emotional creature” with songs, dances, poetry, laughter and tears. Runs 7 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 12-March 8.
For adults who have experienced a death of a loved one, and seeking a creative way to work through their pain to start healing.
Would you like to use a laptop or iPad?  The Teen Underground has open access.
Afterschool fun with video games, board games, and card games for ages 11 and up.
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?"
ATY's Drama Center Program offers young performers a variety of workshops that last from one weekend intensives to four Saturdays in duration. Skill building workshops have been offered in: acting, auditions, Broadway voice, comedy, dance, theatre games, improvisation, stage combat, make-up, movement and and more.
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.
Reshape your attitudes about money, spirituality and personal prosperity.Reverend Paulette Hogan will lead a 6 week class on Spiritual Economics based on Eric Butterworth's book.
Reshape your attitudes about money, spirituality and personal prosperity.Reverend Paulette Hogan will lead a 6 week class on Spiritual Economics based on Eric Butterworth's book.
Treat your toddler to dancing, singing, creating and learning through caregiver-led activities. Each week brings new themes and happenings, and new ways to explore the museum. Included with admission and with membership.
Alaska Jazz Workshop Spring 2015 Small Jazz Combo Improvisation Class applications are now available at www.akjazzworkshop.org.
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 Liv and Van Friday nights at the Golden Lion for dance lessons.
Are you new to Anchorage and looking for a family dental practice? Alcan Dental Group wants to help you feel as at home as possible.