Aug 29 2015

Michael Malakhov, an accomplished Russian arctic explorer, and his team are inviting Alaskans for a presentation about their explorations of historic routs and settlements in Southwest Alaska.
Take a $10 beginner Salsa class from 8-9 p.m. then take a $5 Bachata class from 9-9:30 p.m. After classes will be a party that goes until 1 a.m.
Chow down on the fair food, scream on the rides, pet the farm animals, play the carnival games, gamble on the mouse, buy fun stuff, stare in wonder at giant veggies, watch Native dancers, listen to music, drink beer and... whew! much, much more.
Want a little taste of Alaskan history and not have to drive out to Girdwood to get it?
Please Rep. Shelley Hughes for coffee and conversation.  All are welcome to sit down to discuss legislative issues that are important to you.
Open enrollment for beginner dancers now through September 15th.
Come out and enjoy a great yoga session and your choice of a flight of beer taster or a glass of craft beer of your choosing. Email to save your spot.
First place wins a sealed Box of Origins or From the Vault: Angels. Every player goes home with something. Lots of prizes and giveaways.
This event is a charity fundraiser gaming convention for the St. Benedict's Parish Youth Group for their pilgrimage to World Youth Day 2016 in Krakow, Poland.
Feast your senses on the smooth, jazzy sounds of John Damberg's vibes mixed with Mark Manners' rich guitar style and Bob Andrews' funky bass at the Ptarmigan Lounge in the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel.
Volunteers pull a wagon along the Red, Yellow, Purple and/or Green trails on the fairgrounds and help collect plastic bottle, aluminum cans and corrugated cardboard.
The North is entwined with history, marks on the land, personal memories and adaptation. The Anchorage Museum invites you to make your mark on large art installations outside the museum.
End of Summer Neighborhood Block Party hosted by American Legion Post 28
Come prepared to work outside. We provide tools and lunch to those that volunteer. Volunteers will be spreading wood fiber chips in the playground area.
"Encore" is the latest show for Sweet Cheeks Cabaret. 
Fasten your seat belts. Get on the Anchorage roller coaster ride. Anchorage is growing up fast.
Join in a game of bridge.
Photography show to raise money for Anchorage Community Theatre.
In the middle of a howling snowstorm, a bus out of Kansas City pulls up at a cheerful roadside diner. 
Alaska Dance Theatre will be holding auditions for Anchorage Concert Association's presentation of The Nutcracker with Eugene Ballet Company.
This eight-hour course is designed by Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) to give Alaskans the knowledge necessary to become an informed homebuyer.
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.
This mesmerizing art exhibit explores the Huichol people.
A child’s voice. A child’s life. Lifted up. By you.
Submission deadline to submit your idea to the Arctic Innovation Competition. First place wins $10,000.
Enjoy Latin Night at the Golden Lion. Dancing starts at 9:30 p.m. Salsa Class at 7:30 p.m., Bachata class at 8:30 p.m.
Digitally altered photos of Common Ravens.
How did earthworms get here?
Nutritional and therapeutic value of wild Alaskan plants
What happens when people of courage act to bring help, hope and love to those suffering under an oppressive rule?
Develop your own sassy stage persona while benefiting local non-profits
A sexy, sassy, and classy Cabaret show with live music, singing and dancing.
First Friday art show from 5-7 p.m. August 7 with Andrea Patton, with 10% of proceeds going to the American Heart and Stroke Association. The show continues through August 31.
Beautiful human and avian forms express Christina Fenner's love of Alaska and all its extraordinary attributes.
Joe Kashi's photographic shadows and light create dramatic spooky perceptions.
More than 30 years of aurora photography across Alaska's stunning vistas.
From 9:30 to midnight, every Saturday, DJ Kagan will play the latest Latin and Kizomba music. If you don't know how to dance, 7:30 and 8:30 are 2 dance classes.
Artisans Open Air Market is a summer long outdoor market featuring juried and approved handcrafted art by Alaskan artisans.
Call for poetry, prose, articles, art and photos
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.
The Bird Treatment & Learning Center comes to visit every Saturday for a half-hour long program featuring a live Alaskan bird.
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.
Enjoy the new "market by the mountains." The Muldoon Farmers Market offers locally-grown and caught, baked and cooked food, arts, music and fun for the whole family. Every Saturday all summer in East Anchorage.
Join UAA Student Activities at the second annual UAA Spirit Run, a 5-K fun run/walk.
Join Nic and Vanessa (Vee) Sweet for a free figure drawing workshop.  
Free docent-led tours of the Alaska Botanical Garden daily through August.
Daughtry has been on a hot streak since their 2006 self-titled became the fastest-selling rock debut in Soundscan history.
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
Jade Lady Meditation and Oriental Healing Arts Center presents Tai Chi in the Park - a free community program. 
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.
Anchorage Market & Festival: Alaska's largest outdoor market every weekend all summer in downtown Anchorage!
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.
Discover why the sky is blue, why Mars is red, and more in this amazing adventure along the cosmic color spectrum.
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.
An Official 2015 Centennial event,  Cyarno’s puts the frosting on the 2015 Centennial cake with a series of 10 theatrical “Living Newspapers."
Daughtry and his band will perform in concert at the Alaska State Fair.
NAMI Anchorage will be presenting education classes for caregivers of people who are living with a mental illness.
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.
The 35+ Singles Dance Club of Anchorage seeks to bring together singles over the age of 35, for dancing, friendship and social interaction.
Come listen to some fun stories at Title Wave -- every Tuesday and Saturday on the stage.
Do you like strategy games like the Japanese game of Go or backgammon? It's time to join the fun.
Are you are writer, or an aspiring novelist needing feedback before submission for publication? Then stop by the weekly Writer's Workshop at Title Wave Books for support, guidance, and to connect with other writers.