We’ll talk with author P.T. Custard, about her new children’s book, The Crowded Backyard, prior to Friday’s booksigning at Hearthside Books downtown; Aram Aghazarian and Jed Hancock-Brainerd will be here to talk about their roles in Perseverance Theatre’s production of The 39 Steps; we’ll highlight First Friday activities in the Senate Building with Alana Ballam-Schwann of Figment; Dianne Anderson and Mark Vinsel of the Juneau Artists Gallery; and we’ll get a preview of tonight’s/Wednesday’s Wildlife Wednesday program featuring Ernestine Hayes.
It aims to preserve Alaska Native culture by giving tribes and tribal organizations the ability to oversee local child welfare problems, rather than social workers coming in from outside their communities. That often results in children being removed from their communities.
Dressed in full Gwich’in regalia, Potts recounted growing up in a modest dirt-floor hunting cabin in Eagle, losing someone close to suicide, and taking the conventions theme of strength in unity to get back to enjoying life again.
The Juneau School District wants to consolidate its two high school football programs and cheer squads. Superintendent Dr. Mark Miller said at a press conference Thursday afternoon that the decision to send a formal request to the Alaska School Activities Association has been two years in the making.
New Member Friday - Chef Stef'sJuneau Artists GallerySenate Building, 175 S Franklin Street
The KRNN Spotlight Concert Series presents a night of country music in tribute to long-time DJ Don Drew. Local musicians Andrew and Erin Heist, Riley Woodford, Annie Bartholomew, Patricia Hull
The KRNN Spotlight Concert Series presents a night of country music in tribute to long-time DJ Don Drew. Local musicians Andrew and Erin Heist, Riley Woodford, Annie Bartholomew, Patricia Hull and more will sing tunes from Don’s real country playbook on Wednesday, November 1st at 7 pm at the Gold Town Theater.
MudroomsReal people. real stories. Live, on stage. “Mudrooms” is a community-powered monthly event in Juneau, where real people tell real stories, live. Anchorage has “Arctic Entries”. In Juneau, we’re just as sophisticated – just a little muddier. Mudrooms’ creators are Amanda Compton and Alida Bus. Audio production by Marc Wheeler.
Focus On Community“Focus on Community” is an hour long, public affairs program hosted by different volunteer, community members each week. The format ranges from in-studio discussions, to live call-ins. Topics vary from peace initiatives to mental health problems to hotly debated town issues. Any and all community members are invited to present a show idea and work with us to bring it the air.
Telling Tales with Ms. GEach week, host, Ms.G, reads a selection of writing based around a given theme. Audio of her show is available the following day here on our website.