Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
His first guest is Ernestine Hayes, whose UAS Evening at Egan presentation is entitled What Shall We Do with Our Histories? She’ll deliver her talk tonight at 7 in the UAS Egan Library.
Kristen Link is opening a First Friday, solo artist show at the Alaska State Museum. She’ll join Pat and Jacquie Manning, Curator of Exhibits, to discuss Kristen’s Drawing Amimals, Drawing from Nature show and the youth workshop she’ll lead on Saturday.
Rick Trostel, Conductor will join young violinist Nara Conlon to tell us about the Juneau Student Symphony’s Performances Sat at 7:30 and Sunday at 4:00 at the JACC.
M K MacNaughton, who’s moved from the Canvas “kitty corner across the street” to her own studio, Sketch. She’ll host an open house & website celebration tonight with an exhibit of paper baskets.
And Rebecca Gaguine of B’s Bakery Bistro will announce her one-year anniversary party. Come by and have a cupcake on the house, tonight from 4 to 7 p.m.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-NEWS.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.
- Inuit leaders and organizations from Canada have been lobbying the U.S. for the last year. Polar bear sport hunting is an important industry to the Inuit economy.