things to do in alaska: "8 Stars of Comedy Gold" Performance Soldotna, Alaska 2014 - 05/07/14 07:42 AM
If you are looking for something fun and exciting to do, then you wont want to miss this performance! “8 Stars of Comedy Gold,” a comedic play about Alaska history, will be performed by Sidecar, an improvisational acting troupe from New York City, at 7 p.m. at Triumvirate Theatre in the Peninsula Center Mall in Soldotna. Come with your friends and family and prepare to laugh the whole night! Learn some interesting facts about the great State of Alaska and also enjoy the entertainment! Tickets are $7 for adults, $3 for kids, available at the Triumvirate Bookstore and at the door. The Triumvirate Theatre … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Understanding Autism: Perspective from a Parent - 05/07/14 07:22 AM
The Stone Soup Group presents Understanding Autism: Perspective from a Parent. Come listen, learn and share your stories and personal experiences with others. Being a parent of a child who has autism is a long process sometimes good, sometimes bad, and sometimes it can even have some downright funny moments. Connect with other families, learn how to recognize attributes/criteria, provide support and create structure for a child with autism. This discussion will be led by Laura Debenham M.S.W. 
AVAILABLE via webinar or at Stone Soup Group registration required 
This event starts at 12:00pm on Tuesday May 13th, 2014.
Register today and be … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Gym Rats Sports Camp Anchorage Alaska 2014 - 05/05/14 05:18 AM
Summer is here and that means basketball summer camp!! Sports camps are great for learning new skills and techniques, training, and more. Come to the Subway Sports Center in Anchorage Alaska for an amazing and fun basketball camp! Improve your basketball skills, and learn the game better; Practice makes perfect! Kids, bring your friends to camp and have a great time playing basketball together. Gym Rats Sports Camps are held in different places in states throughout the United States. This positive camp program, besides from teaching the skills of basketball, also teaches kids to work well together as a team. If your child … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: BALLET BARRE STRETCH & TONE FOR ADULTS- Eagle River, Alaska - 05/02/14 09:39 AM
Experience the toning benefits of basic ballet barre exercises, combined with therapeutic warm up, and, finishing with stretching. Come with your friends, learn together! Ballet is also good for developing different balancing skills, quickness, muscle strength and many more benefits. Cost for class is $10.00 for Non Members, FREE for AK Club Members. Only till the rest of May so don't miss your chance to try it!No prior experience is necessary, and all shapes and sizes are welcome!  Taught by Alice Bassler Sullivan who has been teaching ballet over 40 years.For more information contact Jennifer Timothy; Email Jennifer at jtimothy@thealaskaclub.com or … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: KPC Looking for International Host Families-Soldotna Alaska - 05/01/14 07:52 AM
Kenai Peninsula College (KPC) is seeking host international families for students who are in the Youth for Understanding program. You will have the opportunity to become host parents for either a semester or a year for the 2014-2-15 school year. Students will be responsible for getting themselves places by carpooling or using CARTS. Host families can take them to school/work if they choose. Students will be providing their own funds for any other needs. Host families will receive a stipend of $200.00 a month along with the experience of a lifetime during this cultural exchange. Help students wanting to further their … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Latitude: 2014 Alaska Arts Convergence - 05/01/14 06:01 AM

The Alaska State Council on the Arts invites you to explore new territory during our statewide arts and culture conference called Latitude. This 2014 Alaska Arts Convergence will be held in Anchorage, Alaska from May 1-3.
Latitude offers traditional conference elements such as panels, plenary speeches, and networking opportunities, along with ways to connect with individual artists, arts organizations and their communities. Additionally, we will expand the scope of conference activities through a number of innovations, including: Integrated artist performances and presentations, including an off-site First Friday, Passport; event that activates public spaces, artists, and galleries beyond the conference rooms. Artistic responses … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: UAF Log Cabin Building Workshop 2014 Nenana, Alaska - 04/30/14 05:30 AM
Robert Chambers, one of the most famous log cabin builders in the world, will conduct a log construction workshop in Nenana.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Natural Resources and Extension is working with the Toghotthele Corp. in Nenana to offer the workshop to corporation members and the public. The work site is 307.8 Parks Highway, near Nenana, Alaska. The end result will be a 16-by-20-foot cabin that Toghotthele might auction off to the highest bidder.

The workshop is for people interested in building high-quality, energy-efficient log structures in Alaska.
Chambers has been building log homes since 1983 and teaching log construction since … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Kenai Peninsula Outdoors Club 2014 - 04/30/14 05:11 AM
Kenai Peninsula Outdoor Club is a group of fun loving outdoor enthusiasts that meet every third Wednesday of the month at The Albatross at 7 PM to plan monthly activity calendar. These activities range from the non-strenuous beach bonfire to the more challenging hike up to the Harding Icefield. The Outdoor Club plans mountain biking trips, kayak adventures, group camping trips and much more. There is a membership fee of $15 per year (or $20 per couple) and this money often goes towards the rental of cabins or other group events. The club also uses fees to donate to the upkeep of the Tsateshi … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Central Peninsula Garden Club May Workshop Weekends 2014 - 04/29/14 05:47 AM
Every Saturday in May, come be apart of the Central Peninsula Garden Club Workshop Weekends. Workshops vary depending on site location. The club's annual "Workshop Weekends" start the weekend of May 3rd. There will be workshops on a variety of gardening and outdoor topics. There are nineteen different topics that will be discussed. This will be a great chance to learn great gardening techniques and skills, and of course knowledge. Registration is required for all except for on May 17th with the Birding Festival Speaker. This will be at 4pm at the Kenai Visitor Center. Landscape Architect Nancy Casey, will speak on Rain … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: 18th Annual Journey's Marathon Eagle River 2014 - 04/28/14 05:01 AM

On May 10th, 2014 come join the Journey's marathon and run your heart out! Journeys Marathon is a challenging and inspirational spring race that starts with the woodland backdrop of Boulder Junction, WI on rustic roads while meandering through the Northern Highland American Legion State Forest and passing many scenic northern Wisconsin lakes. This is a race not to be missed. For more information or to register, please contact the Eagle River Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center at 800-359-6315 or visit the Official Journeys Marathon website at www. journeysmarathon.org.
All runners must be across the finish line by … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Wild West Fundraising Dinner and Auction in Wasilla, Alaska - 04/25/14 08:24 AM

Looking for some good Country fun? Fronteras Spanish Immersion Charter School is having a Wild West Fundraising Dinner and Auction this Saturday April, 26th! Bring your whole family to the VFW Hall in Wasilla, Alaska to be apart of this western fun-filled event! Doors open at 5:00pm with dinner starting at 6:00pm. A live Auction will take place around 7:00pm following dinner. Don't miss your chance to get a taste of the 1800's!!
Tickets are $25.00 and the first 20 Veterans get into the event free. For more information or for ticket inquiry call 907-745-2223 or stop by the Charter school at … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Kenai Peninsula 2014 Home Show April 12th and 13th! - 04/08/14 10:59 AM
 

w.kenairKenai Peninsula's 2014 35th Annual Home Show "Dreams to Build On" will be this weekend: April 12th and 13th
Bring the whole Family out to the 35th Annual Home Show presented by the Kenai Peninsula Builders Association and Spenard Builders Supply at the Soldotna Sports Center this weekend. There will be Over 100 booths! Everything you'll need to get that summer project going all under one roof. Whether you're building, Buying a new home, remodeling, or just want to see what's happening in our community, the Home Show is definitely the place to be this weekend. There is Something for every member … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Check out Alanna Allen, Alaskan Photography! - 04/07/14 08:52 AM
 
Alanna Allen Alanna Allen
Feed your soul daily with aesthetically pleasing photographs taken in the beautiful state of Alaska & beyond. ~Photos are healthy for body, mind & spirit~
Welcome ! My growing passion for photography has inspired me to not only share my photographs but also strive to capture and display photos that my audience will enjoy.
I am an amateur photographer. I like to think ‘outside the box’ and do things a little differently. Sometimes I may mix photography, art & graphic editing to create a portrait.
I gravitate more toward scenic photos but lately there have been some … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Coming Together For the Cunningham’s at Kenai High School - 04/02/14 08:10 AM
Coming Together For the Cunningham’s at Kenai High School
April 5th, 5-9pm
Kenai Central High School Cafeteria
On Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 29 year old Trevor Cunningham lost his life in a single-vehicle accident down East End Rd. in Homer, Alaska. This young man leaves behind his loving wife Shannan and their 4 children: Shelby, age 13, Austin, age 11, Gage, age 9, and Dillan, age 3. This Saturday, come out and support this family. There will be a a spaghetti feed, silent auction, a variety of raffles, and Sportsman’s Warehouse is putting on a Wall of Guns and Goods. There … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: “College Goal Alaska” at Soldotna High School - 03/31/14 10:18 AM

College Goal Alaska
April 3rd at 6 pm
Soldotna High School
College Goal Alaska is a statewide program that provides free information and assistance to Alaskans applying for college financial aid.  Financial aid professionals and volunteers are available to help college-bound students and their families complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is the application for grants, scholarships, or low-cost loans with flexible repayment options.   Plus, the FAFSA is the application for the Alaska Performance Scholarship and Alaska Education grants.  Bring your latest tax information, and if you’re under 25 you’ll need your parents’ latest tax … (2 comments)

things to do in alaska: Triumvirate Theatre holding Auditions in Soldotna - 03/28/14 05:53 AM
Triumvirate Theatre Auditions in Peninsula Center Mall in Soldotna tonight!
Auditions
7 p.m. Friday, March 28 2014
Triumvirate Theatre in the Peninsula Center Mall in Soldotna
Triumvirate Theatre is holding open auditions for a presentation of one-act plays at 7 p.m. Friday, March 28, at Triumvirate Theatre in the Peninsula Center Mall in Soldotna. Shows will be the second and third weekends in May. Rolls available for teens and adults, male and female. All experience levels welcome. No need to prepare anything, just come ready to read. Can’t make auditions? Send us your contact information and we’ll provide it to our … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Sterling, Alaska Community Soccer Club has started! - 03/27/14 07:10 AM
Sterling Soccer Club
Tuesdays, 3/18-4/29/14, 3:50-5:15 p.m
Sterling Community Center
The Sterling Soccer Club is starting up at the Sterling Community Center for boys and girls of all skill levels in grades 1-6.  Instructors are Jennifer Waller and Ann Marie Rudstrom.  The Club will meet for 7 weeks, Tuesdays, March 18-April 29, 3:50 to 5:15 p.m. at the Sterling Community Center.  Sterling Elementary students will meet in the school lobby after school and walk over to the SC Center together.  Visit the SCC website at www.sterlingcommunityclub.com for a registration form or stop by the SC Center in person.  Call 740-8018 for … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Kenai Peninsula Spaghetti Feed - 03/26/14 10:15 AM
Kenai Peninsula Spaghetti Feed
March 23, 2014
36081 Kenai Spur Rd Soldotna
The public is invited to attend Kenai Peninsula College’s Art Student League Association (ASLA) spaghetti feed donation fundraiser at on March 23, 2014 from 4 to 8 PM.  Desserts will be available for sale by auction. Live Music. Six art degree students will be taking their scholarship abroad to deepen their understanding of the art they have only seen in books.  Working to earn money toward this project for four years, they are now in the final stages of preparation for their journey.   Please show your support by bringing … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Kenai Peninsula Job Center Workshops 3/24-3/28/14 and Job Fair - 03/26/14 09:28 AM
Peninsula Job Center Workshops
3/24/14 – 3/28/14
Peninsula Job Center, 11312 Kenai Spur Hwy., Suite 2, Kenai, AK 99611
The following job skills workshops will be offered at the Peninsula Job Center the week of 3/24/14:
Monday, 3/24/14
9:30am: ALEXsys Job Leads
10:30am: Introduction to ALEXsys and the Job Center
2:30pm: Resume Writing Workshop
Tuesday, 3/25/14
9:00am: Resume Writing Workshop
10:30am: Job Prep Workshop
Peninsula Job Fair
3/26/14
11312 Kenai Spur Hwy., Kenai, AK
PLEASE JOIN US for the Peninsula Job Fair taking place on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 from 11:00am to 6:00pm in the space adjacent to the job center. … (0 comments)

things to do in alaska: Kenai Peninsula Spring Craft and vendor Fair 2014 - 03/26/14 08:19 AM
Kenai Peninsula Spring Craft and vendor Fair 2014
March 29, 9am-5pm
Sterling Community Center (next to Sterling Elementary School)
The SCC Spring Craft and Vendor Fair is on March 29th, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Sterling Community Center (next to the Sterling Elementary School).  This event has 40 local crafters and vendors displaying their wares, concessions available, and chances to win prizes!  Free and open to the public.  Call the SCC at 262-7224 for more information, or visit
262-7224
www.sterlingcommunityclub.com Invitation for Artists/Crafters/Vendors to Participate in SCC Spring Craft & Vendor Fair
Saturday, March 29, 2014, 9am-5pm
Sterling Community … (0 comments)

 


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