Jul 1 2015

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.
Artist Andrea Patton will be showing her art, inspired by the nature and wonder of Alaska, in the cafe during the month of 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.
Join the Anchorage community for the swearing in ceremony of our new mayor, Ethan Berkowitz.
Discover the time period that gave rise to terrifying raptors and tyrannosaurs, and ended with a devastating extinction.  Drop in, self guided.
Learn Israeli, American and other folk dances. No experience or partners required.
Ride a variety of flowy singletracks through Kincaid Park.
Sign the kids up for summer beginner baton twirling classes.
Bumblebees program is for pre-schoolers.
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...
Come and enjoy the fresh air at Russian Jack Springs Park.
Teens are you interested in making videos?  Radio and recording?  Photography?  
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.  
Art journals are illustrated diaries or journals on any theme. Art journalists are invited to bring their projects to the Innovation Lab for a fun, creative, morning.
Loussac Library is actively recruiting for program assistants, technology coaches and more.
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
Join us for video games, card games and board games.
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.
All you golf and disc golf enthusiasts, listen up.
 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.
Come play in the garden this summer.
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.
From rain gutters to insulation and roofing, 1houseN prompts us all to consider the choices we make about how we design and build for the North and its extremes.
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.
Paper crafts and rubber-stamps. Bring your own supplies. All skill levels welcome.
This tango of dominance between actress and director and woman and man is a laugh-out-loud study of the politics of sex and power guaranteed to charm. 
Aargh mateys! The Alaska Fine Arts Academy cordially invites all princesses and pirates to the Alaska Fine Arts Academy for a week long music and drama camp.
"Legally Blonde Jr.," based on "Legally Blonde: The Musical," comes to Eagle River for an older teen musical theatre intensive.
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.
Artists are invited to submit works for the 41st Alaska Watercolor Society Exhibition by June 3.
Story Hour for preschoolers is a fun time of Bible stories, games, crafts, music, snacks and movement activities for young children while their Moms also study the Bible.
Loussac Library is actively recruiting program assistants. This meeting is for new, existing, and potential volunteers.
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.
This meeting is for new, existing, and potential volunteers at the Loussac Library.
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.
Hey card collectors! Get together the first Wednesday of every month with other collectors for pizza, prizes and trading.