Jul 27 2015

The Anchorage Americans with Disabilities Act Advisory Commission, along with the Anchorage Health Department, Equal Rights Commission and the office of the Ombudsman is hosting a celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disability Act. 
Digitally altered photos of Common Ravens.
AlaskaHost is a statewide customer service training program created by the State of Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development for employees and business owners of the service, hospitality, and visitor services industry.
Meet such fascinating Alaskan iconic figures as Ruben Gaines, who invented the character Chilkoot Charlie, for which the famous bar is named; Frank Brink, popularly known as the godfather of theatre in Anchorage; and Rockwell Kent, famous artist and radical writer.
More than 30 years of aurora photography across Alaska's stunning vistas.
Kids develop artistry, grace while staying physically active in a fun environment.
Arctic Heat Alaska 18U Competitive Softball Team will have open try outs on July 26th & 29th.
Artisans Open Air Market is a summer long outdoor market featuring juried and approved handcrafted art by Alaskan artisans.
The Don Sheldon Story tells the engrossing tale of one of the legendary pilots of the golden age of glacier flying in Alaska.
"There Will Be No Stay" film by abolitionist Patty Dillon will be shown with support from Alaskans Against the Death Penalty.
Call for poetry, prose, articles, art and photos
The famous children’s book character in the striped shirt and black-rimmed specs is visiting twenty-five different local businesses throughout the community this July. Those who spot him can win prizes, including buttons, book coupons and more.
Bonnye Matthews is the award winning writer of the "Winds of Change" series. At this event, "Tuksook’s Story: 35,000 BC" and its setting in Cook Inlet, accompanied by a 20 minute DVD, will be examined.
This is an event everyone can do and an event that will help you keep on moving through the summer days.
Gipsy Moon from Nederland, Colorado comes to Alaska for their first tour this July
This open-source international exhibit showcases the incredible variety of light-based science being researched today across the electromagnetic spectrum, across scientific disciplines, and across technological platforms.
See watercolors and oil paintings by Marcy Buch.
Alaska Entrepreneurship Week is a statewide movement to promote entrepreneurship and innovation. Each year during the last week of July, communities around Alaska hold events that celebrate and showcase local innovators, inventors, entrepreneurs and to inspire the next wave of innovations and business ventures right here in Alaska. Come join in the fun and innovation!
HomeChoice is free class for anyone interested in buying a home.
Find your inner artist at Russian Jack Springs Park.
Free docent-led tours of the Alaska Botanical Garden daily through August.
The show the Alaskan Department of Tourism does not want you to see...
Teens are you interested in making videos?  Radio and recording?  Photography?  
Teens are inviterd to join library staff for games (electronic, board, card).  Use the iPads or laptops.  Join a group to share writing and art.  Watch a show or listen to music.  
TWS is a place to write and share with peers and occasionally hear from a professional.  
Learn more about digital currency and peer to peer payment systems.   
Enjoy a visit to 1920s Anchorage.
Join our docent Wed-Sunday at 1:30, for a 3/4 mile walk around the Rodak Loop to learn about the history, flora, and fauna of the Eagle Rive Valley
Join us for video games, card games and board games.
A half hour of stories, songs, and more to build early literacy skills; a blend of fun and education for children birth through kindergarten & their caregivers. 
Twenty minutes of nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays and action for infants, birth to 18 months, and their caregivers. Followed by a special baby playtime. 
Learn to dance swing and country two step
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.
Immerse yourself in a race to the Moon 40 years after the historic Apollo landings.
Observe Alaska’s iconic brown bears as they nurture cubs, fish for salmon, and play in their natural environment.
Marvel as the Northern Lights shimmer and glisten overhead through time-lapse footage captured in the Arctic Circle.
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.
This animated adventure explains one of the greatest geological events in Earth’s history: the separation of the supercontinent Pangaea.
Step into the dark, grab a penlight, and experience the wonder of polar night inside the museum.
Florian Schulz’s photographs reveal a world teeming with life amidst complex natural systems that fuel our global economy and affect our health and environment.
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.
Interactive music event for young children.
Join a museum docent for a 45-minute guided tour and learn about Alaska’s history, art, indigenous people and more. Tours vary each day and include museum highlights and tours of the Anchorage Centennial exhibition “City Limits.” For the daily schedule visit the front desk or call (907) 929-9215. Included with admission.
An Official 2015 Centennial event,  Cyarno’s puts the frosting on the 2015 Centennial cake with a series of 10 theatrical “Living Newspapers."
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.
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.
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
To show appreciation for their service to our country, Hard Rock Cafe Anchorage announces Military Mondays starting September 8.