Hal Geiger of Juneau’s End of Life Foundation will drop by with author Lani Leary who’ll tell about her presentation at 7 tonight at Centennial Hall, Death in Our Community: From Grief to Hope;
We’ll find out about tonight’s Evening at Egan topic, Monitoring the Mendenhall Outburst Flood, with UAS Professors Eran Hood and Jason Amundson;
Teri Tibbett, staffer with the Alaska Mental Health Board and the Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse will fill us in on September’s Recovery Month activities in Juneau and around the state; We’ll learn about the Swing Into Recovery Dance, coming up tonight at Rockwell with swing dance lessons at 7 and dancing from 8 to 11;
And we’ll discover the multi-year connection between the Chapel by the Lake and Keur Jamm Church in Senegal from Chapel’s Pastor Doug Dye and visiting pastor Eloi Dogue; Pastor Dogue will conduct three services Sunday at Chapel by the Lake.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, today at 3,
- The PFD veto of $666 million covered a little more than a fifth of the budget gap.
- The CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority stepped down on Monday. Jeff Jessee served as CEO for 21 years. According to a press release from the organization, he is transitioning to a new role ahead of his planned retirement in three years.
- The Alaska State Commission for Human Rights is the state’s anti-discrimination agency. In 2011, a legislative audit found that the agency wasn’t doing its job. Five years later, the agency is still trying to move forward.