Jul 6 2015

A filmed interview with Dr. Francis Collins, a world-renowned geneticist noted for his leadership in directing the human genome project.
Artisans Open Air Market is a summer long outdoor market featuring juried and approved handcrafted art by Alaskan artisans.
The Don Sheldon Story tells the engrossing tale of one of the legendary pilots of the golden age of glacier flying in Alaska.
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.
Artist Andrea Patton will be showing her art, inspired by the nature and wonder of Alaska, in the cafe during the month of July. 
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.
Watch real time earthquakes around the globe, learn about Alaska's earthquakes and volcanoes, and how to stay safe in this dynamic part of the world. 
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.
AHFC is sponsoring several classes about residential home energy efficiency valuation in Anchorage and Fairbanks.
MaptimeANC is a space for visualizing and experimenting with data and maps.
HomeChoice is a free class for anyone interested in buying a home.
Sign the kids up for summer beginner baton twirling classes.
Come, meet, hike, and enjoy outdoors.
Free docent-led tours of the Alaska Botanical Garden daily through August.
Learn how high-performance residential homes add value to the sale price (or not). Realtors, builders, appraisers, lenders, and others in the housing industry are all encouraged to attend.
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.  
MaptimeANC is a space for visualizing and experimenting with data and maps. 
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. 
All you golf and disc golf enthusiasts, listen up.
Learn to dance swing and country two step
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.
Interactive music event for young children.
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.
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. 
An Official 2015 Centennial event,  Cyarno’s puts the frosting on the 2015 Centennial cake with a series of 10 theatrical “Living Newspapers."
"Legally Blonde Jr.," based on "Legally Blonde: The Musical," comes to Eagle River for an older teen musical theatre intensive.
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.
Bachata is a dance from the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean islands. Both the music and the dance have been influenced by Cuban Bolero, the Merengue, Salsa, and Cumbia.
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.
Community operated and supported, the Depot Farm Market brings you the Valley's best Alaska Grown farm produce and plants, food, art, craft, music, community service and technology market. All Alaskan. Locally grown and made.The coffee's free.
Are you a word freak? Love 'Words With Friends'? Then join your fellow word freaks each Monday for games of Scrabble.
Handicap Game - Duplicate Bridge
Free swing and country two-step lessons every first Monday.
To show appreciation for their service to our country, Hard Rock Cafe Anchorage announces Military Mondays starting September 8.