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,
- "We’re helping to write down the story of how boarding schools are affecting us and our families today, so that our children and grandchildren will know the history."
- French President François Hollande was at the White House trying broaden an international coalition to fight the Islamic State.
- Canadian regulators say the Tulsequah Chief Project, near Juneau, has agreed to reduce pollution leaking into a nearby river. But the mine won’t have to restart a shuttered water-treatment plant.
- On the sidewalks, at the stores, at the bars, people have been talking about a loud sound they heard around 2:30 a.m. Saturday. Most have never heard anything like it before.