The theme for the evening is Grace. This will be the last event that sponsors Discovery Southeast. Beginning in February we will be donating our profits to Big Brothers Big Sisters through the end of the season, May 2014.
Tonight’s program, recorded in January, features:
Pat McLear, Crystal Hudack, Katy Rice, Grace Elliott, Erin Hanson, Patricia Hull, Mila Coscrove
- As a child in Iran, Parisa Elahian was told by school officials she wasn’t equal with other children. "They called us dirty, so they had to separate us from the other kids, so I was in the corner of the class," Elahian said.
- This weekend, crowds showed up in the pouring rain to do their holiday shopping at Juneau’s Public Market, but it wasn’t the only place in town to buy local goods.
- Southeast Alaska biologists had a rare opportunity to watch the hatching of thousands of market squid eggs.
- Diverse commercial markets for the snake-like creature have opened up over the past few years but catching them can be tricky.