Jul 29 2015

Digitally altered photos of Common Ravens.
Free fun for all at Faith Lutheran's Friendfest.
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.
In 1956, the Chamber of Commerce was thrilled to announce that Anchorage had been named an All-American City, but it is anything but. Under its red, white, and blue exterior, Anchorage is all about sex, money, and extraordinary political intrigue,
Join us and learn how to eliminate toxins naturally from your life with essential oils.
More than 30 years of aurora photography across Alaska's stunning vistas.
Arctic Heat Alaska 18U Competitive Softball Team will have open try outs on July 26th & 29th.
Explore the maze of rolling trails through the birch forest in Chugiak.
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.
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.
Are you ready to see what the future holds for the Anchorage economy? Interested in how to better engage your millennial workforce?
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!
Explore nature with your pre-schooler.
Are you thinking about starting your own business? This workshop was built for you.
Ready to see your business written up in the press? One of the most valuable marketing platforms your business can use to make the leap from getting started to standing apart is the buzz of the press.
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 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.  
These walks will focus on the birds that make the Anchorage Coastal Important Bird Area a special place. 
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
Valdez Gold Rush Days is an annual festival celebrating our community's gold rush history and heritage.
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. 
Yoga in the park is a free event that is open to the public. Bring your yoga practice outdoors and enjoy the beautiful Alaskan summer.
 Based on the magical game from the Harry Potter series, Muggle Quidditch is a cross between handball and dodgeball, with a few added quirks
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.
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.
Learn about medicinal uses of Alaska plants.
An Official 2015 Centennial event,  Cyarno’s puts the frosting on the 2015 Centennial cake with a series of 10 theatrical “Living Newspapers."
Join the fun with local magicians at the weekly Magic Luncheon. Cards, coins, ropes, and other great magic will be shared. Don't miss out.
Our goal is to assist and encourage each member to develop speaking and leadership skills in a friendly atmosphere.
Everyone is welcome -- Bring your voice, your instruments, your songs, or just sit back and enjoy the show.
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.
Toastmasters empowers individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.
Join us every Wednesday as Hard Rock Cafe showcases a local artist.
The Dimond Talkers club and Toastmaster International’s mission is to provide tools to help members improve leadership skills and become competent public speakers.