Jul 31 2015

Come on in for a tour of the production facilities, just up the road from the winery and get a first-hand peek at how they make their  handcrafted country wines.
Enjoy beautiful Cooper Landing w/ Blackwater Railroad, Tyson James and The Strangs plus more halfway between Anchorage and Salmonfest. Free camping for all ages.
National Park Service Biologist, John Burch, presenting "The Wolves of Yukon Charley". Bring photo ID for entry to the Old Federal Building.
Jazzmom returns to O'Malley's on the Green. Hot jazz with the best view in town.
Digitally altered photos of Common Ravens.
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,
Every Friday the Anchorage Senior Activity Center will host a barbecue lunch that is open to the public. 
Family Tree is proud to present The Quiet Cull as they kick off their very first tour of the Pacific Northwest.
Art event at Kaladi Brothers coffee on Jewel Lake Road.
From crafts, projects to DIY and more. Bring yourself and bring a friend. Great for ages 5 to 16 years old.
More than 30 years of aurora photography across Alaska's stunning vistas.
Learn to Drive by practicing off-road first in our modified trucks
 The four trucks that will be at this Food Truck Friday are: Kokopelli, Urban Bamboo, Fishalicious, The Mint Chip, & A Slice of Heaven.
Arctic Heat Alaska 18U Competitive Softball Team will have open try outs on July 26th & 29th.
Want to improve your computer skills? Sign up for Computer Boot Camp.
AADP Fish Fry hosts filmmakers of "There Will Be No Stay." Celebrity cooks and fish tasting judges.
This Friday night series enlivens through activities centering around art, culture, the environment, and the way northern urbanites gather and meet.
It's time to party like it's 1985. 
It's time to party like it's 1985. 
Call for poetry, prose, articles, art and photos
Get a behind-the-scenes look at an Anchorage Museum conservator in action.
Swing dancing happens weekly outdoors on the patio (weather permitting). Music and dancing provided by Back 2 Basics Dance Company. Come enjoy the sun, friends and good food. Dancing is free, but please patronize City Diner as they allow everyone to party on the patio.
Enjoy an evening with legendary musher Rod Perry and the film “The Amazing Trail,” that’s dedicated to the brave men and women who have ran the Iditarod Race.
This is an event everyone can do and an event that will help you keep on moving through the summer days.
One thousand years of history...in one hundred minutes.
Enjoy the final celebration of Get-Pop Cultured and celebrate the beloved Dr Seuss. 
Great American Taxi returns to Alaska this summer with a new band lineup.
Byron Birdsall " Blue Alaska"  is a show of watercolor and oil paintings and introducing his book "Byron Birdsall"s Alaska," pen and ink drawings of historical Alaska.
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.
Chris Tower Zafren and Tracy Zietlow will show their Alaska and Grand Canyon inspired watercolors and collages.
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!
Find your inner artist at Russian Jack Springs Park.
A presentation for Dollars for Dogs includes a visit from the Anchorage Police Department’s K-9 Unit and a Quidditch match to celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday.
Do you know of a low income senior who has a passion for helping children learn?
Free docent-led tours of the Alaska Botanical Garden daily through August.
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.  
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.
Twenty minutes of nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays and action for infants, birth to 18 months, and their caregivers. Followed by a special baby playtime. 
All you golf and disc golf enthusiasts, listen up.
A different section of the Torah is assigned for each week at the Friday evening and Saturday morning service.
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.
Alternate Fridays feature local musicians, Native dancers or storytellers.
Local bands play and there's a beer garden.
Get a behind-the scenes look at an Anchorage Museum conservator in action. Ask questions while the conservator repairs and preserves cultural and historical objects at a mobile conservation station, and learn how a conservator applies knowledge of materials and scientific methods to care for the museum's collection.
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 good technique, fun moves, variations, and styling for the social dance floor
An Official 2015 Centennial event,  Cyarno’s puts the frosting on the 2015 Centennial cake with a series of 10 theatrical “Living Newspapers."
A beginners Salsa class is from 8-9 p.m. for $10. A Bachata class is from 9-9:30 p.m., followed by a dance party that is only $5.
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.