Registration and participation is free for youth of all ages across the state, from Barrow to Ketchikan. Lemonade Day Alaska is a statewide endeavor that teaches children of all ages the skills needed to become successful entrepreneurs in the future.
During the fundraiser, each ticket holder enjoys delicious soup and receives a hand thrown bowl by local potters or woodturners. The keepsake bowls are donated by members of the Kenai Potters' Guild and local artists.
This audio podcast from the Christian Science Sentinel describes how Virginia Hawks' reliance on God's loving presence and power enabled her to overcome the great fear that gripped her when her young daughter became separated from her in a busy airport.
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.
Attend this upbeat and entertaining talk by local entrepreneur Eden Lovejoy to learn how to position your company to engage, motivate and retain the team you are looking for to take your business to the next level of success.
A dress-up parade on the Coastal Trail followed by a get-together at a local restaurant (no-host). What to wear? Be sure it's bike-compatible and you can still wear your helmet. After that, anything goes. Feather boas, anyone?
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.
This temporary “northern landscape as sculpture” installation expresses the fluctuating nature and migration of the circumpolar boreal forest, exposing pertinent issues and relationships involving ecology, industrial systems, and the process of regeneration.
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. daily. Animal demonstrations: 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. daily. Included with admission.
Dive alongside deep-sea research scientists to learn about marine biology, underwater geology and the history of deep-sea exploration. Traveling in famous historic submersibles, come face-to-face with fascinating underwater creatures such as vampire squid and pelican eels. Discover how diving vessels make these underwater encounters possible.
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.