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Monday, July 14, 2014

This show will turn the Student Union Gallery into a journey across the sea. It features ocean inspired artworks by artist Nikita Ditmer.
thread is collecting new and gently used children's books for infants to school age during the month of July. 
Topics include “Unstable Ground: The 1964 Earthquake,” “The Fires Within–Alaska Volcanoes,” “The Frozen World of Glaciers” and “Mysteries of the Sky–The Auroras.
Costumed actors stand at the gravesites of some of the people buried in the cemetery. Acting as that person, they tell their stories. It’s a look back at Anchorage history you don’t want to miss. 
Brush up on a variety of outdoors skills with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.
Join a museum docent for a 45-minute guided tour and learn about Alaska’s history, art, indigenous people and more. 
This class is taught by LPGA Professional, Peggy Gustafson. 
Marvel as the Northern Lights shimmer and glisten overhead through time-lapse footage captured in the Arctic Circle.
This immersive, full-dome planetarium show plants you in the middle of the McNeil River State Game Sanctuary, where more than 100 brown bears congregate each summer to bulk up for the harsh winter.
To mark the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake, this exhibition looks at this devastating event scientifically and historically.
Visit the Anchorage Museum to see the Kobuk Valley National Park exhibit, a place where Alaska meets "Lawrence of Arabia."
See a full dome show about American Indian star lore, lunar phases and more.
Even though it's summertime and light outside, you can still enjoy the beauty of Alaska's northern lights.
Help your visitors find beautiful, Alaska-made treasures or treat yourself at this annual juried art and craft show. 
Grab some sunshine and re-charge over your lunch hour. 
Do you know how old water is? Learn all about it. 
Learn basic footwork and easy beginning turns.
Stop in the gallery and see artwork we are showcasing by contemporary Alaska Native artists.
How did life on Earth begin? Find out on this journey through time.
At this event, Melinda Moustakis reads from her story collection and discusses writing.  
Everything at the market is made right here in Alaska.
Take a walk through Alaska Botanical Garden with a knowledgeable garden or naturalist.
In this workshop we will explore names, meanings and origins of songs and their cultural roles in daily life of African descendant peoples.
This course is set up for the advanced beginner to intermediate drummer. 
No child should go hungry. During the summer months free lunch and breakfast will be served to any child under 18 years old in the Matanuska Valley. No registration is required. Just show up.
Free interactive music concert geared toward pre-school age children and fun for all ages.  
The United States Tennis Association Pacific Northwest Section is offering two new recreational tennis programs at local parks and public courts this summer in partnership with the Anchorage parks and recreation department this summer.
The exhibition features artwork by 28 Alaskan artists.
Anchorage Museum presents 'Gyre. The Plastic Ocean' a stunning visual story of trash in the world's oceans told through a handful of mediums, Feb. 7 through Sept. 6.