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.
- The Army National Guard has announced the start of a three-year pilot program that gives waivers to Alaska Natives who might be trying to join the Guard,
- Clean up garden debris and start mixing compost into your soil before covering garden beds with plastic.
- The federal government instituted a near-total ban on the domestic commercial trade of African elephant ivory, but many Alaskans are concerned the backlash from this ban is affecting other ivories. St. Lawrence Islander Susie Silook is the author of a petition to protect walrus ivory and other marine mammal by-products from various states’ legislation that would see it banned as a response to the federal ban.
- Ancient microbes, unusual ice structures, mammoth bones - there's a lot happening below the surface in the Fairbanks Permafrost Tunnel Research Facility.