Three speakers on topics of interest to Alaskans and Investors; GCI, Peter Pounds, Senior VP and CFO - "A Wall Street Perspective", Alaska Airlines, Marilyn Romano, Regional VP - "Alaska Airlines Business Discussion" and State of Alaska, Neal Fried, State of Alaska Economist, - "State of the State".
Visit gas giants in a deadly dance with their host stars, frozen rogue planets hurling through space, and new planets drifting within the Goldilocks Zone, an area where scientists believe Earth-like worlds may exist.
We're all drummers whether you know it or not; your heartbeat, tapping your toes, the rhythm of your walk. Add a few more beats to your repertoire of rhythm at the Percussive Arts Society of Alaska's annual Day of Percussion. No experience is necessary.
A fabulous fete for supporters of dance and the arts in Alaska. This one-night-only performance premieres several exciting new works in collaboration with local and national choreographers, and includes pre- and post-show discussions, appetizers and aperitifs, a silent auction, and DJ dance party into the night.
Starting from ancient times, learn about the history of planetary discovery, especially that of Pluto, and how it has led to an amazing mission to explore the Kuiper Belt. Explore the New Horizons spacecraft, its mission to dwarf planet Pluto, and how the scientific method applies to our understanding of the Solar System.
The Anchorage Museum is redefining the traditional museum experience. Visitors explore Vincent van Gogh’s masterpieces in larger-than-life proportions. Be prepared for a vibrant symphony of light, color and sound, combined and amplified to create an unforgettable multi-sensory experience.
Imagine, build and play during this open gathering for ages 2 to 5 years old and their caregivers. This session features “Imagination Playground,” an innovative play system that allows for creativity and promotes collaboration and communication through child-directed play.
A celebration of Alaska writers and their books is the culminating event of the 2015 Alaska Book Week and includes special recognition of winners of the UAA/Alaska Dispatch News Creative Writing Contest and Letters about Literature.
The third annual Trending Topics in Nursing Conference, presented by the Alaska Nurses Association, offers nurses the opportunity to earn credit hours while learning about nursing leadership from experts in the field.
Extend a helping hand and heart to those on hospice and their families during life's most challenging journey. Learn to support persons nearing the end of life, and their families, while sharing your skills or talents as a Hospice of Anchorage Compassionate Companion volunteer.
PMI Alaska Chapter will be hosting a preparatory course for the Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) credentials each Saturday from September 26 to October 17. This course will aid participants in preparing for the credential examination.
Learn Equity Investment from the Alaska State Board of Directors of Better Investing with presentations by Public Stock Companies GCI, Alaska Airlines, and a State of the State Economy Presentation by Neil Fried (State Economist).
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.
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.