Apr 1 2015

Gov. Bill Walker to speak at Commonwealth North.
Coffee Break is a community Bible study for women of all religious faiths and backgrounds which will focus on discovering the events surrounding Easter for six weeks.  
William Blackstone said "Better that 10 guilty persons escape than that one innocent suffer." What implications does this maxim have for our judicial system?
Join us for a fun evening learning Israeli, American and other folk dances. No experience or partners required.
Get a glimpse into the creative world of UAA Faculty
The guest speaker will be Chad Carpenter, creator of Tundra Comics on the release of his first movie,"Moose the Movie", opening in April.
Vegetable gardening basics for our cold soils and cool summers. Includes information on organic seed sources and heirloom varieties.
Drop by to learn about homes in a neighborhood that smiles, offers child care options, quality construction and green space - breaking ground this spring.
The Alaska Heart Run, set for April 25, is celebrating its 37th year of encouraging Alaskans be physically active, while generating funds to support the American Heart Association’s mission to build healthier lives, free from cardiovascular diseases and stroke, America’s number 1 and 5 causes of death, and leading causes of major disability.
The biggest nationwide event for the smallest science.
Come out for some movie fun, camaraderie and conversation in the classroom at the Valley Community for Recycling Solutions. Our feature presentation will be the American Experience film "Earth Days." Visually stunning, vastly entertaining and awe-inspiring, the film looks back to the dawn and development of the modern environmental movement. Free. Call 745-5544 today and reserve your seat. Room for 35 people.
The best artwork of UAA students completing 300 and 400 level classes at UAA, as chosen by their instructors.
In preparation for the Anchorage Centennial, the Anchorage Museum collaborated with Alaska Public Media in 2014 to create VoxVan, a video project that transformed a utility van into a mobile story-gathering unit to record the stories of those in our community.
A 5,000-square-foot centennial exhibition will explain how Anchortown has grown and changed, highlighting major events in the city’s history including the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake, the introduction of army and air force bases, and the state’s oil boom.
Spark!Lab Smithsonian encourages kids and families to explore their inventive creativity - to create, innovate, collaborate and problem-solve.
The 43rd annual Anchorage School District exhibition showcases artwork from some of the district’s student artists.
It’s one of science’s hottest topics: Melting Arctic ice is revealing a Northwest Passage – the very thing Captain Cook sought but never found. Mostly celebrated for his explorations of the South Pacific, Captain James Cook also braved the frozen Arctic searching for a northern route to Asia. Learn more by visiting Anchorage Museum's newest exhibit.
Meet the Anchorage Museum’s reptiles and marine animals, explore the hidden layers in candy and learn how to create a static charge. These science experiences intrigue and amuse. Demonstrations vary. Science demonstrations: Noon and 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday. Animal demonstrations: 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
Traditional social dancing to lively Celtic music.
A regional conference to study the benefits and disadvantages of prototypical school design and construction in Alaska
"Unalloyed" shows the recent works of UAA Camera Club members.
Anchorage Seniors can protect themselves from Medicare fraud, errors and abuse.
Come learn about the amazing world of Bollywood dance with this eight-week crash course. Learn about Bollywood’s origins in classical Indian dance and how it has become a part of today’s dance world. This dance form has its roots in Bombay’s cinema and is constantly fusing today’s culture with that of the past. For more questions please email me at alaskagimmeshimmy@gmail.com.
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.
Dive alongside deep-sea research scientists to learn about marine biology, underwater geology and the history of deep-sea exploration. 
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.
In this 6 week class you will learn to use specific, powerful techniques to dissolve your stress, whether at home or on the go.
Loussac Library is actively recruiting program assistants. This meeting is for new, existing, and potential volunteers.
Treat your toddler to dancing, singing, creating and learning through adult-led activities every Friday. Each week brings new themes and happenings, and new ways to explore the museum. Included with admission.
Become calm, collected and flexible.
Our goal is to assist and encourage each member to develop speaking and leadership skills in a friendly atmosphere.
 It's like the Discovery Channel with beer.
This Hip Hop class provides a structured method of learning various Hip Hop dance movements in a fun-filled and vibrant class environment. A non-intimidating approach to Hip-Hop, street, club dance.
Everyone is welcome -- Bring your voice, your instruments, your songs, or just sit back and enjoy the show.
Open to children who would like to learn to cross country ski in the classic style. No experience is necessary.
Enjoy two different plays in repertory during Women’s History Month. Meet one of the great pioneer Southwest woman architects, Mary Elizabeth Jane Coulter, and the kick-ass wit of Molly Ivins who was an advocate for our officials being elected by ordinary citizens rather than special interest money.
For adults who have experienced a death of a loved one, and seeking a creative way to work through their pain to start healing.
Afterschool fun with video games, board games, and card games for ages 11 and up.
Beginner clogging classes presented by Chugach Mountain Range Cloggers. Class will be for 10 weeks. No experience is necessary, start from scratch. 
Back by popular demand, Alaska Theatre of Youth's week-long theatre camp is the perfect answer to "What are your kids doing for Spring Break?"
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.
Join Mr. Clay for stories, songs and movement.
Listen to your neighbors read their stories and poetry at the Living Room for Grownups meetup.
This is a two-hour interactive, informative, and never the same way twice, monthly tutorial, serves as a starting point for anyone who has ever thought about starting their own business. 
This meeting is for new, existing, and potential volunteers at the Loussac Library.
12-week nature and travel writing workshop
A fun evening learning Israeli, American and other folk dances. No experience or partners required.
Toastmasters empowers individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.
Art kids studio classes focus on individual development of self expression by building confidence and imagination through fun creative art projects based in traditional art training.
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.