Juneau Afternoon 3/22/13

By March 21, 2013A Juneau Afternoon

Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.

Retired UAS Provost Robbie Stell will drop in to tell us about the upcoming UAS Alunmi and Friends Spring Bangquet and Auction, to be held April 5

Jacke Manning of the Alask State Museum will bring guest artist James Belhke to our studios to preview his lecture scheduled for 5:30 at the Museum; Behlke is the Juror’s Choice Award winner in this year’s 34th All Alaska Juried Exhibition, which opens this afternoon at 4:30;

We’ll get a preview of tonight’s Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, Golden Girls with Merrill Jensen, Horiticulturalist and Manager of the Jensen Arboretum;

and Angela Gowdy will be here to highlight tonight’s RotarAct Chili Cook-Off, starting at 6:30 p.m. at The Twisted Fish.

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