Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Cheryl Snyder will be your host.
We’ll talk with Fumi Matsumoto and Kaki Shields about their First Friday exhibit at the CANVAS;
Devita Stipek-Writer will be here to highlight her First Friday show at the Juneau Artists Gallery;
Dave Smith, author of Don’t Get Eaten, will be here to talk about the use of Bear Spray;
And we’ll talk with Rebecca Friedlander & Kristin Price about a unique presentation Sunday night at the Chapel by the Lake incorporating pottery, storytelling and music.
That, Writers’Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Bob Banghart is developing the musical score for the upcoming stage adaptation at Arena Stage in Washington D.C.
- The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, were met by a large crowd, music and dancing in Carcross this week. They event was part of a larger tour around the Yukon after traveling through British Columbia. The visit focused on First Nations issues and culture.
- The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has a new target date for opening its cultural immersion park at the old Thane Ore House. Last year, Central Council officials had hoped it would open this summer. Now, they’re shooting for 2018, after the Juneau Assembly approved a 1.2-acre land lease making it possible Monday evening.
- William Quayle, Jr. is running for the District 1 Juneau Assembly seat. The municipal election is Oct. 4.