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Dec 19 2014

Get your golden ticket to adventure in this faithful retelling of Roald Dahl's classic about Willy Wonka's amazing candy factory.
Join in for some fun and dance with some awesome music from Natives musicians from around Alaska -- two-step, line, jitter bug, jig and shadish. Dance or just sit back and enjoy. Bring a favorite dish to share. This is a sober, alcohol- and drug-free family event.
Catch this annual show well before the holidays to spur some ideas on presents for your significant other or just to enjoy the tasteful viewing.
Winter Solstice skating party at the skating oval, Cuddy Midtown Park. Free horse drawn sleigh rides.
This week's Torah portion is Genesis 41:1-44:17, Parashat Miketz, with Joseph, the son of Jacob, interpreting the dreams of Pharaoh, forecasting seven years of plenty and seven years of famine.
T-Rex prowling on the North Slope? Owls hunting during the day? These are a few of the amazing arctic adaptations to explore from Alaska's polar animals past and present. Drop in to participate in the hands on, self-guided activity stations.
Zoo Lights are here -- meander the trails under star-studded canopies of lights and visit the whole new parade of animals hanging out at the zoo this holiday season.
Juneau's Perseverance Theatre brings a holiday classic to Anchorage.
Join the outdoor gym. Learn to ski with Anchorage Parks and Recreation instructors.
It’s Christmas Eve in Fayro, Texas, and the Futrelle sisters are not in a festive mood. They are the belles of Christmas Belles, presented by Anchorage Community Theatre.
Join us as we celebrate holiday classics such as Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and The Night Before Christmas with special storytimes.
BP is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Teachers of Excellence program. Nominate at before January 30.
Join John Cottingham, Atz Lee Kilcher, Luke Smith & Kyle Tolva for a rollicking good time!
This free class is for people who are representing themselves in divorce and custody cases.
"Otters, Ducks and Bears" First Friday opening
Register now for Anchorage Classical Ballet Academy's spring semester.
This is a show of works by Alaska Photographic Center's members.
From 496 submissions to the "Rarified Light" photography exhibition, juror Joyce Tenneson selected 55 for this exhibit.
Fine art photography exhibit featuring outstanding Alaskan Photographers through December.
APC's Rarefied Light Juror Joyce Tenneson selected 2 artists from the Rarefied Light competition to exhibit their work at APU ConocoPhillips Gallery for December.
For grades 7-12. Entries due by noon, Dec. 20. Each entry is $5 on Paypal. Students must have a teacher sponsor. Exhibition is will take place in Anchorage at the Margeret Hugi Lewis Gallery, Feb. 2-14.
ANM-Eagle River offers cross country ski lessons and training groups to skiers of all abilities, from those who have never skied to those looking to race, in both skate and classic techniques
ANM offers cross country ski lessons and training groups to skiers of all abilities, from those who have never skied to those looking to race, in both skate and classic techniques.
VivaVoom once again brings you your favorite Spenard Christmas story, with a special twist this year
MEZ Pottery brings unique and handmade functional art to your local pub where you can indulge your holiday cheer and support local business and artisans.
Escape winter's chill by enjoying cozy atmosphere, great food, nice company and heartfelt art.
Are you challenged by your gift wrapping abilities? Would you like to save some time and have your gifts wrapped for you this holiday season? This year Parachutes Teen Club and Resource Center's Gift Wrapping Booth will be at The Mall at Sears to assist you and all proceeds benefit Anchorage youth.
This holiday season, witness Ebenezer Scrooge’s miraculous Christmas Eve transformation in a new adaptation by Arlitia Jones and Michael Haney.
First time skier? Need to tune up your racing skills? The Adult Ski Lessons are for all. 
First time skier? Need to tune up your racing skills? The Adult Ski Lessons are for all. 
Marvel as the Northern Lights shimmer and glisten overhead through time-lapse footage captured in the Arctic Circle
See and purchase quilts created by local quilters to benefit THREAD, Alaska's resource for quality child care.
Get a behind-the-scenes look at an Anchorage Museum conservator in action. 
Blast off into space in this guided tour of our larger planetary neighborhood. 
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.
Group show curated by artists Garry Kaulitz and Lowell Zercher responding to the theme of Denial. Pieces include some form of transfer art and includes multiple artists from the Alaska art community.
New landscapes by Fairbanks painter Sarah DeGennaro feature wild spaces of Alaska's Interior painted while on camping trips.
Learn complex floral designs.
The Anchorage Civic Orchestra is looking for talented high-school aged musicians to play a Concerto at our March 21 concert.
Open to children ages four and five who would like to learn to cross country ski.
Little Nordic Saturday group is open to children ages four and five years old who would like to learn to cross country ski.
A live presentation on the winter solstice and our tilted little world.
Alaska Women Speak, quarterly journal, is looking for poetry, prose and articles around the theme, “ Inspiration: What sparks your urge to create, to pursue, to accomplish?”
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. 
The “Rarefied Light” exhibit showcases the best of Alaska’s fine art photography.
Stop in for a meeting of the Mat-Su Business Alliance.
“Cabin Fever” examines the emotions and behaviors that manifest after hours of darkness and isolation, a state of mind particularly common in the North.