Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Sara Lee about her First Friday’s presentation about the Alaska State Museum’s Science on a Sphere;
We’ll find out about UAS art activities when Olivia Pitesa, a senior at UAS comes in to highlight her participation in tonight’s juried art show at the Baranof Hotel and the tri-annual pottery sale going on tonight and Saturday on campus;
We’ll get details about the upcoming Girls On The Run 5K celebratory run/walk, with guest, Julie Walker, who’ll also have details on how to sign up as a coach or participant in the spring version of this event;
Stacy Gullufsen will be here to highlight her art, as part of the First Friday opening at the JACC;
KTOO’s Arts, Music, and Culture Director, Scott Burton, will come in to show us how to use the new KTOO Gallery Walk map and list on our smart phones;
And Ernestine Hays will be here to talk about her new book, Juneau.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The National Endowment for the Arts has named a Chilkat weaver from Juneau as one of its nine National Heritage Fellows. Anna Brown Ehlers, 62, has been recognized for her mastery of this challenging art form that's specific to Southeast Alaska and parts of British Columbia.
- The state Legislature's conference committee cut $8 million from the University of Alaska's budget on Wednesday, a softer blow than the nearly $22 million reduction proposed by the state Senate.
- “Real Boy” is the story of a trangender youth who is building a career as a musician in the Bay Area of California. The film was directed by Shaleece Haas, a former news intern at KCAW in Sitka.
- Gov. Jay Inslee called a third special session Wednesday and demanded that House Democrats and Senate Republicans get to the table and get a deal.