Jul 28 2015

Digitally altered photos of Common Ravens.
AlaskaHost is a statewide customer service training program created by the State of Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development for employees and business owners of the service, hospitality, and visitor services industry.
More than 30 years of aurora photography across Alaska's stunning vistas.
Arctic Heat Alaska 18U Competitive Softball Team will have open try outs on July 26th & 29th.
The exclusive film follows a man named Bob, who says he knew at the age of 4 that he was really a girl in a boy's body.
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.
In celebration of the newly discovered Dr. Seuss book What Pet Should I get?
Gipsy Moon from Nederland, Colorado comes to Alaska for their first tour this July
Join us every Tuesday on the museum lawn this summer for a lunch hour of live music, hands-on activities, science demos and animal encounters.
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.
Alaska Entrepreneurship Week is a statewide movement to promote entrepreneurship and innovation. Each year during the last week of July, communities around Alaska hold events that celebrate and showcase local innovators, inventors, entrepreneurs and to inspire the next wave of innovations and business ventures right here in Alaska. Come join in the fun and innovation!
Calling all crafters, coders, gamers, quilters, techs, jewelry makers, knitters…anyone who makes something.  
 This week we’ll be using library resources to download free audio books. 
HomeChoice is free class for anyone interested in buying a home.
Sign the kids up for summer beginner baton twirling classes.
Find your inner artist at Russian Jack Springs Park.
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...
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.  
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.
Every Tuesday until Septemer 8 is Horseshoe Night at the Down East Saloon.
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. 
The Alaska Club brings you Yoga in the Park in Wasilla. Free and open to the public.
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.
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.
New players welcome, lesson preceeds the game. Good opportunity to develop your interest in competitive gaming. Don Keyes, 333-4380.
If you need a partner to play, call Wonnie at 344-9906.
Pick Up the Ball and Run With It
An Official 2015 Centennial event,  Cyarno’s puts the frosting on the 2015 Centennial cake with a series of 10 theatrical “Living Newspapers."
Runners of all ages and abilities, come and enjoy getting physically fit and making new friends; increase your running speed and/or work on your form.
National Alliance on Mental Illness's Anchorage support groups meet regularly.
Women, do you like to sing? Here's an opportunity for you.
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.
Come listen to some fun stories at Title Wave -- every Tuesday and Saturday on the stage.
Hit the Hard Rock Cafe for craft beer and bar bites.
This weekly support/discussion group is open to any adult dealing with cancer, either personally or as a family member, friend or caregiver.