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Thursday, July 31, 2014

The play is akin to Wagner's "Ring Cycle" is set in Texas.
Tour the abundant gardens at the Williams Street Farmhouse learning about Permaculture techniques and other tips to make your gardens more productive and less work.
Calling all musicians of Anchorage: Anchorage City Limits Music Cafe wants you to showcase your talents.
The Alaska Outdoors host easy to moderate social hikes, every Monday and Thursday all year, throughout Anchorage.
 Learn how you can serve as a court appointed special advocate volunteer for foster youth.
See this Portland-based group, a roots- and blues-based experimental rock 'n' roll band.
Play bridge Mondays and Thursdays.
Gain experience navigating and utilizing Excel with hands on training.
Join a group studying the book "New Earth.
Learn to make satisfying and creative omelets for breakfast or supper.
Musicians young and advanced have an opportunity to play in summer band.
Take the H&R Block Income Course to learn how to prepare taxes like a pro.
In this hilarious satire of musical theatre, one story becomes five delightful musicals.
 The Municipality of Anchorage Eagle River Traffic Mitigation team is looking for your land use ideas to accompany enhanced circulation in the Eagle River Central Business District. 
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. 
Learn how to properly prune shrubs and trees.
In this two-day workshop, students will learn how to use Microsoft 2010 Word, Excel and PowerPoint software and gain tips on how to present in front of others.
Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregiver are invited to these special musical programs. 
It's time to submit your film to the festival.
This show will turn the Student Union Gallery into a journey across the sea. It features ocean inspired artworks by artist Nikita Ditmer.
Thread is collecting new and gently used children's books for infants to school age during the month of July. 
Come help construct quilts that will be distributed to various charities.
Topics include “Unstable Ground: The 1964 Earthquake,” “The Fires Within–Alaska Volcanoes,” “The Frozen World of Glaciers” and “Mysteries of the Sky–The Auroras.
Brush up on a variety of outdoors skills with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.
Join in a discussion about Eckart Tolle's book, "The New Earth."
Join a museum docent for a 45-minute guided tour and learn about Alaska’s history, art, indigenous people and more. 
Marvel as the Northern Lights shimmer and glisten overhead through time-lapse footage captured in the Arctic Circle.
This immersive, full-dome planetarium show plants you in the middle of the McNeil River State Game Sanctuary, where more than 100 brown bears congregate each summer to bulk up for the harsh winter.
To mark the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake, this exhibition looks at this devastating event scientifically and historically.
This program is free to attend and is coordinated and sponsored by Google+, Make: magazine, and the Anchorage Makerspace.
Kick up your heels at the annual Alaska Salsa Festival.
Visit the Anchorage Museum to see the Kobuk Valley National Park exhibit, a place where Alaska meets "Lawrence of Arabia."
See a full dome show about American Indian star lore, lunar phases and more.
Meet a zoo critter at the Alaska Public Lands Information Center.
Even though it's summertime and light outside, you can still enjoy the beauty of Alaska's northern lights.
Help your visitors find beautiful, Alaska-made treasures or treat yourself at this annual juried art and craft show. 
Improve your dance abilities with this series of summer classes.
Grab some sunshine and re-charge over your lunch hour. 
Do you know how old water is? Learn all about it. 
Stop in the gallery and see artwork we are showcasing by contemporary Alaska Native artists.
How did life on Earth begin? Find out on this journey through time.
Take a walk through Alaska Botanical Garden with a knowledgeable garden or naturalist.
Join the Eagle River Nature Center for  for a 3/4 mile walk around the Rodak Loop to learn about the history, flora and fauna of the Eagle River Valley. 
In this workshop we will explore names, meanings and origins of songs and their cultural roles in daily life of African descendant peoples.
The singer/songwriter from Texas is making his way to Alaska.
Tap Root is bringing back Bluegrass jam night every Wednesday night. 
No child should go hungry. During the summer months free lunch and breakfast will be served to any child under 18 years old in the Matanuska Valley. No registration is required. Just show up.
The United States Tennis Association Pacific Northwest Section is offering two new recreational tennis programs at local parks and public courts this summer in partnership with the Anchorage parks and recreation department this summer.
The Spenard Food Truck Carnival is back for another year of fine dining. 
The exhibition features artwork by 28 Alaskan artists.
Popular Anchorage DJ, Spencer Lee, heats up the Pioneer Bar.
Anchorage Museum presents 'Gyre. The Plastic Ocean' a stunning visual story of trash in the world's oceans told through a handful of mediums, Feb. 7 through Sept. 6.