Pat Moore hosts. We’ll get details on the 3rd Annual Adult Prom, Rumble in the Jungle, to be held Saturday, June 16 at the JACC, from Capital City Rotaract’s president-elect, Alicia Maryott; Mac Barnett, author of the Brixton Brothers mysteries children’s books, will highlight his appearance Friday at 3 p.m. at the Juneau Downtown Library; Stacey Poulson will bring us up to par on the Fathers’ Day Miniature Golf event at the Nugget Mall Saturday; and Nancy DeCherney will run over from the JACC to help us make sense of the week’s arts offerings on Arts Up!
The totem pole is an icon of the Pacific Northwest. The carved art form showcases clan stories and family crests in museums around the world. After more than 30 years in the Anchorage Museum, a century-old pole from Southeast has made it back to Sitka, where curators are prepping a permanent home.
President Donald Trump’s budget outline calls for eliminating funding for the National Endowment for the Arts. The NEA has been a frequent target of Republicans, but U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski supports the endowment, and Tuesday she won the 2017 Congressional Arts Leadership Award.
MudroomsReal people. real stories. Live, on stage. “Mudrooms” is a community-powered monthly event in Juneau, where real people tell real stories, live. Anchorage has “Arctic Entries”. In Juneau, we’re just as sophisticated – just a little muddier. Mudrooms’ creators are Amanda Compton and Alida Bus. Audio production by Marc Wheeler.
Focus On Community“Focus on Community” is an hour long, public affairs program hosted by different volunteer, community members each week. The format ranges from in-studio discussions, to live call-ins. Topics vary from peace initiatives to mental health problems to hotly debated town issues. Any and all community members are invited to present a show idea and work with us to bring it the air.
Telling Tales with Ms. GEach week, host, Ms.G, reads a selection of writing based around a given theme. Audio of her show is available the following day here on our website.