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Saturday, August 23, 2014

Free live show is now celebrating its 20 year anniversary. Longest running family show in Alaska.
Transitioning from the military to the civilian workforce can be a daunting task. Alaska Forget Me Not A Coalition for Service Members, Veterans and Families will begin a series of monthly workshops to help prepare you for the November Veteran & Spouse Job fair. 
Fiddle dance to foot-stomping, two-stepping, jitter-bug, jig, and line dance music
The 8th Annual Plastic Garden Pot Recycling one day event takes all plastic pots. 
Hurricane Dave returns to Anchorage City Limits/The Lofts.
You could win airline tickets, smartphones and tablets or even a 2014 VW Bug by participating in UAA's and GCI's Tech Quest scavenger hunt.
Vote for your favorite motorcycle Aug. 23 at the Alaska State Fair.
This all-weekend event puts the "fun" back in fungus. Talks, workshops and the famous Fungus Formal are all on tap.
Giant veggies, rides, the famous fair food, concerts and much more await you at the fairgrounds in Palmer.
New programs include business and computer skills, professional development opportunities, online training for busy schedules, new culinary one-night classes and music/dance programs.
Catch the Talkeetna version of improv theater.
45 minute guided tours feature history of Early Anchorage and the daily life of the Anderson family
Learn how plants produce and distribute seeds. 
A wild and fun country western musical set in Texas.
Get an inside look at the fashion industry. Two films set in the world of fashion will be shown.
See an exhibit that celebrates fashion and accessories.
Walk along the historic Homer harbor docks and learn about the boats, fishing and some of the characters that have shaped Homer’s vibrant maritime history.
Playing at the Inlet Tower Pubhouse every Saturday night.
A Night With John Oates and The Fight Against Cancer (All Profits Will Go To The American Cancer Society). 
Musicians young and advanced have an opportunity to play in summer band.
 Fun at the Chugiak Eagle River Library on Thursdays with video games, board games, card games!
Would you like access to a laptop or iPad?
Take the H&R Block Income Course to learn how to prepare taxes like a pro.
Teens tighten their writing skills.
Kids ages 7-12 are invited to compete in a chess tournament.
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. 
For every 1,000 people that officially sign up, we will give away $1,000 in a drawing (all participants will be entered into a drawing) and we’ll also give $1,000 to Doctors Without Borders, an international charity organization. 
It's time to submit your film to the festival.
Brush up on a variety of outdoors skills with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.
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.
Visit the Anchorage Museum to see the Kobuk Valley National Park exhibit, a place where Alaska meets "Lawrence of Arabia."
Lose yourself in Pink Floyd’s rock ‘n’ roll masterpiece “The Wall.” 
Learn the what and the why of the salmon life cycle, and how human behavior impacts wild fish. 
Even though it's summertime and light outside, you can still enjoy the beauty of Alaska's northern lights.
Do you know how old water is? Learn all about it. 
Take a walk through Alaska Botanical Garden with a knowledgeable garden or naturalist.
Recycle your pots and have them put to good use. 
Hear the popular country band live.
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 exhibition features artwork by 28 Alaskan artists.
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.