Tuesday’s show is hosting: Poetry Grand Slam — Poets
–Bill Merck and Nathan Bloc
They will both be reciting their own poetry and also giving tribute to poets who have inspired them.
Two of Nathan’s poems we will get to hear are:
This month’s Woosh Kinaadeiyí open mic and poetry slam theme is "Tribute.
It will be held Friday, Dec. 20, at 6:30 p.m. at 209 Seward St.
(between Urban Eskimo and Nana’s Attic). The event, open to
poets and performers of all ages and all abilities, will be hosted
by Mike Christenson and Krage Skafelstad, with DJ Manu providing music.
There will be a party following the Slam to help Woosh Kinaadeiyí say
“thank you” to the community.
Food and drink will be provided. Suggested Donation is $5.
- Friday is likely to be the first time uniformed Juneau police officers have marched in their sister city's Canada Day parade.
- The Missile Defense Agency announced Thursday a contract with the state-run launch facility that could be worth as much as $80 million over the next six years.
- An ordinance that would have removed the invocation, or prayer, from the start of Kenai Assembly meetings proved to be such a hot topic that it was dropped before even being officially taken up.
- The Muslim holy month of Ramadan, when Muslims fast from sun up until sun down, is drawing to a close.