Shop from 100-plus local families at this clean and organized consignment event. Furniture, clothes, toys, baby accessories, outdoor equipment and more. Thousands of items to choose from. There will even be a silent auction to benefit the Autism Society of Alaska.
One of the country’s leading spoken word artists, B. Yung is known for his cutting-edge lyrical prowess, in-your-face honesty and brilliant writing style. B. Yung is at the forefront of new spoken word poets in the United States.
First Light Alaska, Inc. is presenting six artist-led workshops in artistic disciplines ranging from gutskin sewing, the art of local food, painting/drawing, honor and music, to quillwork and graphic design.
Come to the Anchorage Genealogical Society Spring Seminar to hear Lisa Louise Cooke, an internationally known speaker and author, inform us about the Ultimate Google Search and Time Travel with Google Earth.
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.
In preparation for the Anchorage Centennial, the Anchorage Museum collaborated with Alaska Public Media in 2014 to create VoxVan, a video project that transformed a utility van into a mobile story-gathering unit to record the stories of those in our community.
A 5,000-square-foot centennial exhibition will explain how Anchortown has grown and changed, highlighting major events in the city’s history including the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake, the introduction of army and air force bases, and the state’s oil boom.
It’s one of science’s hottest topics: Melting Arctic ice is revealing a Northwest Passage – the very thing Captain Cook sought but never found. Mostly celebrated for his explorations of the South Pacific, Captain James Cook also braved the frozen Arctic searching for a northern route to Asia. Learn more by visiting Anchorage Museum's newest exhibit.
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. Tuesday through Saturday and 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday. Animal demonstrations: 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
This year’s conference introduces the first-ever Trail Olympics. The first day of the conference will usher in a new era of trail competition that will tickle your funny bone. Teams will work together as they compete against other teams to see who can accomplish a variety of trail-building skills.
Leo is bored and doesn’t want to do his homework … until he suddenly falls into his textbook. His travels through art history introduce him to cave paintings, Leonardo da Vinci, Vincent van Gogh and more.
Are you are writer, or an aspiring novelist needing feedback before submission for publication? Then stop by the weekly Writer's Workshop at Title Wave Books for support, guidance, and to connect with other writers.