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2016 Hummingbird Festival Classes & Events 7:00 pm
2016 Hummingbird Festival Classes & Events
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – May 7 @ 10:00 am
Wednesday, April 6 – Saturday, May 7, Hummingbird Festival Classes & Events Various times and locations Participate in the various classes and events put on throughout April and May during the 2016 Humingbird Festival. For more[...]
Alaska Historical Society Calling for Papers
Alaska Historical Society Calling for Papers
May 1 all-day
Alaska Historical Society Calling for Papers Deadline: May 1, 2016 The Alaska Historical Society is calling for papers on all topics related to Alaska history (with special emphasis on events that unfolded on the Pacific[...]
Sealaska Heritage Institute CELEBRATION Native Fashion Show Applications Due
Sealaska Heritage Institute CELEBRATION Native Fashion Show Applications Due
May 1 all-day
Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI) has adopted the theme Haa Shuká: Weaving Traditional Knowledge into our Future for Celebration 2016. Celebration will be held June 8-11, 2016 in Juneau and includes invitation for artists to showcase[...]
Ketchikan Community Concert Band Spring Concert 3:00 pm
Ketchikan Community Concert Band Spring Concert
May 1 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sunday, May 1, “Below the Ground & Beyond the Stars” 3:00pm, Kayhi Auditorium Little people can do extraordinary things, can’t they? This spring, the KCCB will be putting on a special concert showcasing some extraordinary[...]
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AM – AP Chem
AM – AP Chem
May 2 all-day
 
No School for students
No School for students
May 2 all-day
 
PM – AP Psychology
PM – AP Psychology
May 2 all-day
 
First City Players Board Meeting 5:30 pm
First City Players Board Meeting
May 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
First City Players Board Meeting 5:30pm 335 Main Street Meetings are currently held the first Monday of the month. First City Players meets monthly at the First City Players building, 335 Main Street. Please call[...]
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AM – AP English Lit
AM – AP English Lit
May 4 all-day
 
Chamber Luncheon: Terrance Robbins, KWC- Tobacco Prevention 12:00 pm
Blues Night at Creek Street Cabaret 7:00 pm
Blues Night at Creek Street Cabaret
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wednesday, May 4, Blues Night at Creek Street Cabaret 7pm, doors open. Every first and third Wednesday of the month. Enjoy delightful blues music in the intimate setting of the Creek Street Cabaret on Stedman[...]
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AM – AP Calculus AB
AM – AP Calculus AB
May 5 all-day
 
Preschool Storytime & Craft 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime & Craft
May 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This week’s craft: Mother’s Day Card. Join the children’s librarian for stories, rhymes, and early literacy activities designed to strengthen your child’s reading readiness. Regular attendance at storytime can ease the transition to school and[...]
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AM – AP US History
AM – AP US History
May 6 all-day
 
Babytime 10:30 am
Babytime
May 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
Nurture your baby’s mind with songs, rhymes, and stories. Reading and playing together with your baby promotes language acquisition, a love of books, and bonding. Recommended for ages 0-2.
“Escaping” Gallery Opening 5:00 pm
“Escaping” Gallery Opening
May 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Escaping May 6-27, 2016 A solo exhibit by Beth Antonsen In this solo exhibit, local artist Beth Antonsen shows her love of Southeast Alaska’s landscapes, waterscapes and traditions through her paintings. Main Street Gallery openings[...]
Celebration of the Sea Art Walk 5:00 pm
Celebration of the Sea Art Walk
May 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday, May 6, Celebration of the Sea Art Walk 5:00 -8:00 pm at participating businesses and the Main Street Gallery (List of businesses TBA) Celebrate art and the start of a new season at the[...]
Torch Nights Concert: Dustbowl Revival! 8:00 pm
Torch Nights Concert: Dustbowl Revival!
May 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
  DUSTBOWL REVIVAL Friday, May 6, 2016 Great Alaskan Lumberjack Arena $20 Adult, $18 Student/Senior, $15 Season Benefits Cardholder, $65 Family Pack [contentblock id=21 img=form.png] – Bluegrass. Swing. Hot jazz. Pre-war blues. Southern soul. New[...]
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“Alaska in the rough” author event 3:00 pm
“Alaska in the rough” author event
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Former Ketchikan resident Jeanette Belshee Reitz will be discussing her new biography “Alaska in the rough:  Bert Ray Libe’s odyssey from cheechako to pioneer, 1905 to 1975”.  Come hear stories of the early days of[...]
Author Visit at Ketchikan Public Library 3:00 pm
Author Visit at Ketchikan Public Library
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday, May 7, Author Jeanette Belshee Reitz presentation 3:00pm, Ketchikan Public Library Former Ketchikan resident Jeanette Belshee Reitz will be discussing her new biography, “Alaska In The Rough: Bert Ray Libe’s Odyssey for Cheechako to[...]
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AM – AP Biology
AM – AP Biology
May 9 all-day
 
T.A.G. Meeting 6:00 pm
T.A.G. Meeting
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
T.A.G. Members will be meeting to discuss teen events, new materials and more at this meeting.  This is a members only meeting, teens interested in being a part of T.A.G. may turn in an application[...]
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AM – AP Government
AM – AP Government
May 10 all-day
 
Family Film 6:00 pm
Family Film
May 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Film Night in the children’s library at 6 pm. Popcorn and juice provided. For more info call 225-3331. (The Good Dinosaur, rated PG)
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Chamber Luncheon: Anita Corbett-Hales, Blogging for Business 12:00 pm
Ketchikan Community Children’s Choir Spring Concert 6:00 pm
Ketchikan Community Children’s Choir Spring Concert
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wednesday, May 11, Ketchikan Community Children’s Choir Spring Concert 6:00pm,  Main Street Gallery Come enjoy the sounds of our community’s children as they perform a variety of songs sure to please!
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AM – AP World History
AM – AP World History
May 12 all-day
 
PM – AP Statistics
PM – AP Statistics
May 12 all-day
 
Preschool Storytime & Craft 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime & Craft
May 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This week’s craft:Roaring Lion Craft . Join the children’s librarian for stories, rhymes, and early literacy activities designed to strengthen your child’s reading readiness. Regular attendance at storytime can ease the transition to school and[...]
BOOMbal Dance Hall 7:00 pm
BOOMbal Dance Hall
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday, May 12, BOOMbal Dance Hall 7-9pm, Main Street Gallery (331 Main Street) Join us in April! 7:00 – 7:15 Practice; 7:15 – Lesson Begins. Music to practice follows the lesson. BOOMbal is a fun and relaxed atmosphere to[...]
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KRBD Ruby Red Rubber Boots Call for Art
KRBD Ruby Red Rubber Boots Call for Art
May 13 all-day
KRBD Ruby Red Rubber Boots Call for Art Deadline: Friday, May 13 KRBD Birthday Celebration Kicks off Friday, May 20 starting at 7:30pm at the Arctic Bar with our Ruby Red Rubber Boots silent auction (Ruby being[...]
Babytime 10:30 am
Babytime
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
Nurture your baby’s mind with songs, rhymes, and stories. Reading and playing together with your baby promotes language acquisition, a love of books, and bonding. Recommended for ages 0-2.
Musicals! Teen Battle Royale 6:30 pm
Musicals! Teen Battle Royale
May 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
T.A.G. is hosting a Battle Royale for Teens!  We will name the musical – YOU will sing the song!!  You’ve seen it on U-Tube, now it is your turn – and it won’t be just[...]
Alaska Square Dance 7:00 pm
Alaska Square Dance
May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday, May 13, Square Dance 7:00 – 10:00 pm, Main Street Gallery, 330 Main Street Live Music with the Free Radicals, featuring B calling sassy fun squares. $5 at the door. No partner or experience necessary. The most[...]
Ketchikan Theatre Ballet’s 2016 Spring Gala 7:30 pm
Ketchikan Theatre Ballet’s 2016 Spring Gala
May 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Friday, May 13, “Sleeping Beauty and Other Dances” with the Ketchikan Theatre Ballet 7:30pm, Kayhi Auditorium Our advanced students present “The Sleeping Beauty and Other Dances.” Come and enjoy the magic and wonder of one of[...]
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Ketchikan Theatre Ballet’s 2016 “Once Upon A Time” 2:00 pm
Ketchikan Theatre Ballet’s 2016 “Once Upon A Time”
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday, May 14, “Once Upon A Time” with the Ketchikan Theatre Ballet 2:00pm, Kayhi Auditorium Our younger students present “Once Upon A Time.” Come and enjoy the magic! Tickets on sale now! Please see our Tickets page[...]
Build Bird and Butterfly Feeders 3:00 pm
Build Bird and Butterfly Feeders
May 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
Ketchikan Theatre Ballet’s 2016 Spring Gala 7:30 pm
Ketchikan Theatre Ballet’s 2016 Spring Gala
May 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Saturday, May 14, “Sleeping Beauty and Other Dances” with the Ketchikan Theatre Ballet 7:30pm, Kayhi Auditorium Our advanced students present “The Sleeping Beauty and Other Dances.” Come and enjoy the magic and wonder of one of[...]
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Stories at Latitude 56 3:30 pm
Stories at Latitude 56
May 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Sunday, May 15, Stories at Latitude 56, 3:30pm, the Point Art Cafe. Theme: “The Greater Good.”
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AM – AP World Hist – late exam
KAAHC Board Meeting 5:30 pm
KAAHC Board Meeting
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Ketchikan Area Arts and Humanities Council Board Meeting 5:30pm Main Street Gallery Every third Wednesday of the month The Board of Directors of the Ketchikan Area Arts and Humanities Council meets monthly on the Third[...]
Blues Night at Creek Street Cabaret 7:00 pm
Blues Night at Creek Street Cabaret
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wednesday, May 18, Blues Night at Creek Street Cabaret 7pm, doors open. Every first and third Wednesday of the month. Enjoy delightful blues music in the intimate setting of the Creek Street Cabaret on Stedman[...]
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Preschool Storytime & Craft 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime & Craft
May 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
Dress Up Storytime!  Come as a princess, a superhero or anything you want!  Join the children’s librarian for stories, rhymes, and early literacy activities designed to strengthen your child’s reading readiness. Regular attendance at storytime[...]
BOOMbal Dance Hall 7:00 pm
BOOMbal Dance Hall
May 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday, May 19, BOOMbal Dance Hall 7-9pm, Main Street Gallery (331 Main Street) Join us in April! 7:00 – 7:15 Practice; 7:15 – Lesson Begins. Music to practice follows the lesson. BOOMbal is a fun and relaxed atmosphere to[...]
Story SLAM! 7:00 pm
Story SLAM!
May 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday, May 19, Story SLAM! at Latitude 56 7pm, Creek Street Cabaret. A casual open-mic sharing of stories. Come throw your name in the hat, share your story and listen to your community get up and[...]
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Babytime 10:30 am
Babytime
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
Nurture your baby’s mind with songs, rhymes, and stories. Reading and playing together with your baby promotes language acquisition, a love of books, and bonding. Recommended for ages 0-2.
KRBD’s Ruby Red Rubber Boots Auction 7:30 pm
KRBD’s Ruby Red Rubber Boots Auction
May 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
KRBD Birthday Celebration Kicks off Friday, May 20 starting at 7:30pm at the Arctic Bar with our Ruby Red Rubber Boots silent auction (Ruby being the gem to celebrate 40 years-put some bling on those puppies). Music[...]
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LIVE DAY @ KRBD!
LIVE DAY @ KRBD!
May 21 all-day
Saturday, May 21, KRBD’s Live Day starts at 10:00am with guest host Josh Albright on the air with calls from around the nation sharing stories of KRBD and music from local musicians, singers, poets, etc.[...]
Southeast Alaska Filmfest 1:00 pm
Southeast Alaska Filmfest
May 21 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Southeast Alaska comes to the silver screen with our afternoon marathon of locally-filmed Hollywood movies.  See what the area looked like in the 30’s, 50’s and 70’s!  Showtime starts at 1 pm, and refreshments will[...]
Lego Day at the Library 2:00 pm
Lego Day at the Library
May 21 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Come build, build, build with the grand supply of Legos!!!
The Monthly Grind 7:00 pm
The Monthly Grind
May 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday, May 21, The Monthly Grind, the last of the season, starts at 7:00pm hosted by KRBD and Friends! Bring a birthday dessert to celebrate KRBD’s 40th, wear your favorite KRBD shirt and bring your[...]
The Monthly Grind 7:00 pm
The Monthly Grind
May 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Saturday, May 21, The Monthly Grind. 7:00pm, Saxman Tribal House. Bring a dessert get a refund. Tickets are available at McPherson’s Music, The Point, Tongass Business Center and Soho Coho.
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Central Peninsula Hospital Call for Artists
Central Peninsula Hospital Call for Artists
May 23 all-day
Central Peninsula Hospital Call for Artists Deadline: May 23, 2016 at 5:00 PM PST The Art Review Committee of Central Peninsula Hospital is seeking applications from qualified artists, to be considered for future commission or purchase of artwork, installing[...]
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T.A.G. Meeting 4:30 pm
T.A.G. Meeting
May 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
T.A.G. Members will be meeting to discuss teen events, new materials and more at this meeting.  This is a members only meeting, teens interested in being a part of T.A.G. may turn in an application[...]
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North Words Writers Symposium (Skagway)
North Words Writers Symposium (Skagway)
May 25 – May 27 all-day
North Words Writers Symposium | Skagway, Alaska May 25-28, 2016 Registration to North Words is now open to all writers-aspiring or professional-who seek inspiration, direction, a flesh-and-blood social network, and fun. One or two credit[...]
Computers 101: meet your desktop 3:00 pm
Computers 101: meet your desktop
May 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
In this class for the absolute beginner, we will be covering the basic introduction to computers:  turning it on, connecting to the Internet, using a mouse and keyboard, and computer-speak.  Space is limited, so please[...]
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Preschool Storytime & Craft 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime & Craft
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
This week’s craft: Erupting Volcanoes  . Join the children’s librarian for stories, rhymes, and early literacy activities designed to strengthen your child’s reading readiness. Regular attendance at storytime can ease the transition to school and[...]
BOOMbal Dance Hall 7:00 pm
BOOMbal Dance Hall
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday, May 26, BOOMbal Dance Hall 7-9pm, Main Street Gallery (331 Main Street) Join us in April! 7:00 – 7:15 Practice; 7:15 – Lesson Begins. Music to practice follows the lesson. BOOMbal is a fun and relaxed atmosphere to[...]
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Babytime 10:30 am
Babytime
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
Nurture your baby’s mind with songs, rhymes, and stories. Reading and playing together with your baby promotes language acquisition, a love of books, and bonding. Recommended for ages 0-2.
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Closed for Memorial Day 8:00 am
Closed for Memorial Day
May 30 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
The library will be CLOSED for Memorial Day!
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