Dixie Hood will bring us up to date on the happenings in her Valley Library group Write for Your Life; Pat Race and Lou Logan will announce the July 26 deadline for submission to the August 2 JMP short Juneau film festival; we’ll find out about summer sailing opportunities from Ruth Kostik of Southeast Alaska Sailing; and we’ll hear Marc Wheeler’s Mudrooms presentation from this past Spring.
- As a child in Iran, Parisa Elahian was told by school officials she wasn’t equal with other children. "They called us dirty, so they had to separate us from the other kids, so I was in the corner of the class," Elahian said.
- This weekend, crowds showed up in the pouring rain to do their holiday shopping at Juneau’s Public Market, but it wasn’t the only place in town to buy local goods.
- Southeast Alaska biologists had a rare opportunity to watch the hatching of thousands of market squid eggs.
- Diverse commercial markets for the snake-like creature have opened up over the past few years but catching them can be tricky.