Community Calendar

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SPECIAL TEACHERS SEMINAR w/ KTB Artist-in-Residence William “Bill” Evans 9:00 am
SPECIAL TEACHERS SEMINAR w/ KTB Artist-in-Residence William “Bill” Evans
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – Aug 5 @ 11:15 am
KTB proudly presents SPECIAL TEACHERS SEMINAR with KTB Artist-in-Residence William “Bill” Evans Professor Evans maintains an active career as a freelance choreographer, solo performer, master teacher, adjudicator and consultant. He has appeared in all 50[...]
ArtsCool!
ArtsCool! @ AK
Jul 18 – Aug 11 all-day
July 18- August 12, First City Players ArtsCool First City Players Offices, 335 Main Street A four week summer ArtVenture for kids entering 3rd grade through high school. Call 225-4792 or CLICK HERE for registration information. Scholarships are[...]
Master Classes with KTB Artist-in-Residence William “Bill” Evans
Master Classes with KTB Artist-in-Residence William “Bill” Evans
Aug 1 – Aug 4 all-day
KTB proudly presents Master Classes with Artist-in-Residence William “Bill” Evans Professor Evans maintains an active career as a freelance choreographer, solo performer, master teacher, adjudicator and consultant. He has appeared in all 50 states as[...]
T.A.G. Meeting 6:00 pm
T.A.G. Meeting
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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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Elders in Arts 12:00 pm
Elders in Arts @ AK
Aug 4 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Continuing Series of teaching artists visiting each of the Senior facilities in Ketchikan. Contact KIC Senior Center, Rendezvous, and Ketchikan Senior Center for more information.
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41st Annual Blueberry Arts Festival
41st Annual Blueberry Arts Festival
Aug 5 – Aug 6 all-day
41st Annual Blueberry Arts Festival! Friday, August 5 – Sunday, August 7 Join us in celebrating 40 years of Blueberry Arts!
Blueberry Arts Festival Exhibit Gallery Opening 5:00 pm
Blueberry Arts Festival Exhibit Gallery Opening
Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Blueberry Arts Festival Exhibit Friday, August 5 5-7:00pm @ The Main Street Gallery An open call show in conjunction with the Blueberry Arts Festival. Open to artists of all ages working in any medium! Awards given[...]
The Ketchikan Games 6:30 pm
The Ketchikan Games
Aug 5 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
The Ketchikan Public Library’s Teen Advisory Group invites all teens to The Ketchikan Games!  We will begin with a bit of target practice and then head out to the cornucopia where, at the sound of[...]
18th Annual Gigglefeet Dance Festival 7:30 pm
18th Annual Gigglefeet Dance Festival
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday, August 5, 18th Annual Gigglefeet Performance 7:30pm, Kayhi Auditorium Tickets available at First City Players–call 225.4792 or visit FirstCityPlayers.org! Celebrate the joy and diversity of dance! The Gigglefeet Dance Festival is a community celebration of dance[...]
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Blueberry Fun Run 8:00 am
Blueberry Fun Run
Aug 6 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 pm
Pre-register online at active.com  Day of: Saturday August 6th 8 am – registration open at police station 9 am – Fun Run 1 mile children’s run and 5 K walkers 9:30 am – Fun Run[...]
Live Music with Amish Robots! 7:00 pm
Live Music with Amish Robots!
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
 
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360 Xochi Quetzal: Free Winter Artist Residency in Central Mexico – Deadline: Aug 7, 2016
360 Xochi Quetzal: Free Winter Artist Residency in Central Mexico – Deadline: Aug 7, 2016
Aug 7 all-day
360 Xochi Quetzal: Free Winter Artist Residency in Central Mexico Deadline: August 7, 2016 360 Xochi Quetzal is a free artist residency located on Lake Chapala, Mexico. International writers, playwrights, visual artists, fiber artists, filmmakers,[...]
18th Annual Gigglefeet Dance Festival 7:30 pm
18th Annual Gigglefeet Dance Festival
Aug 7 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Sunday, August 7, 18th Annual Gigglefeet Performance 7:30pm, Kayhi Auditorium Tickets available at First City Players–call 225.4792 or visit FirstCityPlayers.org! Celebrate the joy and diversity of dance! The Gigglefeet Dance Festival is a community celebration of dance[...]
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National Endowment for the Humanities Media Projects: Development and Production Grants
National Endowment for the Humanities Media Projects: Development and Production Grants @ AK
Aug 10 all-day
National Endowment for the Humanities Media Projects: Development and Production Grants Deadline: August 10, 2016 The purpose of this National Endowment for the Humanities program is to support film, television, and radio projects for general[...]
Chamber Roundtable with Curtis Thayer Alaska Chamber of Commerce 12:00 pm
Chamber Roundtable with Curtis Thayer Alaska Chamber of Commerce @ Chamber Office
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
Lego Day 3:00 pm
Lego Day
Aug 10 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
– LEGOs in the Library 3-7 pm. All ages welcome
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First City Homeless Shelter BBQ fundraiser 10:00 am
First City Homeless Shelter BBQ fundraiser @ AK
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Yoga- Meditation Workshop 12:00 pm
Yoga- Meditation Workshop @ AK
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
 
Craft Extravaganza for Kids! 3:00 pm
Craft Extravaganza for Kids!
Aug 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
We’re cleaning out our craft closet and kids 6+ are invited to join in artistic activities including fuse bead projects, foam bookmarks, jewelry-making, and lots more. Something for everybody.
Craft Extravaganza! 3:00 pm
Craft Extravaganza!
Aug 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday, August 13, Craft Extravaganza! 3:00pm, Ketchikan Public Library They’re cleaning out their craft closet and kids 6+ are invited to join in artistic activities including fuse bead projects, foam bookmarks, jewelry-making, and lots more. Something for[...]
New Community Center Potluck 5:00 pm
New Community Center Potluck
Aug 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Celebration of the Clover Pass School Restoration project’s transfer to Potter Road Association for a New Community Center. Open to all Potluck Celebration Contact Deborah Hayden for more information.
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Rasmuson Foundation Artist Residency Program – Deadline: Aug 15
Rasmuson Foundation Artist Residency Program – Deadline: Aug 15 @ AK
Aug 15 all-day
Deadline: August 15, 2016 Beginning July 1, Rasmuson Foundation will begin accepting applications from Alaska artists and writers interested in fully-funded, two-month residencies in the Lower 48. All eligible Alaska-based artists are invited to apply.[...]
T.A.G. Open Meeting 6:00 pm
T.A.G. Open Meeting
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
T.A.G. invites all Teens to the third open T.A.G. meeting of 2016!  See how T.A.G. works, share your ideas, give your opinions and snack with no strings attached or forms to fill out!  The meeting[...]
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Senior Lockers/Schedules 5:00 pm
Senior Lockers/Schedules
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
Author Michael Ditton 6:30 pm
Author Michael Ditton
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Please join us at 6:30 pm as author Michael Ditton gives a presentation about his book “Dreams, Goals & Adventure”.  A veteran, entrepreneur and personal development coach, Michael has written a motivational guide to help[...]
Author Presentation 6:30 pm
Author Presentation
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Tuesday, August 16, Author Presentation 6:30pm, Ketchikan Public Library Join author Michael Ditton gives a presentation about his book “Dreams, Goals & Adventure”. A veteran, entrepreneur and personal development coach, Michael has written a motivational[...]
Ukulele Jam! 8:00 pm
Ukulele Jam!
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tuesday, August 16, Ukulele Jam! 8:00-9:00pm, Alaska Fish House A ukulele jam for all skill levels at the Alaska Fish House. Come at 7:45 pm to set up and tune up. Come even earlier to[...]
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Sophomore Schedules/Lockers 5:00 pm
Sophomore Schedules/Lockers
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
Back to School Crafts 3:00 pm
Back to School Crafts
Aug 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come create a door hanger, bookmark, pencil topper and pencil case to get ready for school!
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Freshman Orientation 5:15 pm
Freshman Orientation
Aug 19 @ 5:15 pm – 8:15 pm
 
Haida Descendant Dancers 6:30 pm
Haida Descendant Dancers
Aug 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Friday, August 19, Haida Descendant Dancers 6:30-7:30pm, Totem Bight Tribal Clan House Come experience this performance brought to you every third Friday of the month through September. FREE and open to the public. Refreshments served. Sponsored[...]
Teen Summer Program Finale 6:30 pm
Teen Summer Program Finale
Aug 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Teen Advisory Group presents the Grande Finale of the Teen Summer Program 2016!  Teens are invited to come craft, play Human CandyLand, and WIN!!  All the prizes of the Teen Summer Program will be[...]
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Teacher First Day Back to School 12:00 am
Teacher First Day Back to School
Aug 22 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Teachers first day back to school. No school for students
Saxman Senior Arts and Crafts 1:00 pm
Saxman Senior Arts and Crafts
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Saxman Senior Center on Eagle Avenue holds Arts and Craft classes for Elders every Monday and Friday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Seniors, elders and their families are welcome.
Rainy Day Quilters 6:30 pm
Rainy Day Quilters @ AK
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The Rainy Day Quilters meet at 6:30 PM downstairs at Holy Name Church.
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All Staff Professional Development 12:00 am
All Staff Professional Development
Aug 23 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
All staff professional development work day. No school for students.
Little Mermaid Auditions 6:00 pm
Little Mermaid Auditions
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Calling all singers, dancers, actors, and anyone who wants to be on the stage: AUDITIONS for our Fall musical, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, will be Tuesday andWednesday August 23rd and 24th starting at 6:00pm! No[...]
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First Day of School!!
First Day of School!!
Aug 24 all-day
Welcome back Ketchikan students!!
First Day of School 4:00 pm
First Day of School
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
 
Little Mermaid Auditions 6:00 pm
Little Mermaid Auditions
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Calling all singers, dancers, actors, and anyone who wants to be on the stage: AUDITIONS for our Fall musical, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, will be Tuesday andWednesday August 23rd and 24th starting at 6:00pm! No[...]
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Senior Club (SAIL) 8:00 am
Senior Club (SAIL) @ AK
Aug 25 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Open to all seniors 55 or older Last Thursday of every month transportation provided all abilities welcome $5 suggested donation. Call or email Adrienne to sign up 907-225-4735 or anappier@sailinc.org
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Alaska State Museum Call for Solo Exhibits- Deadline: Aug 26
Alaska State Museum Call for Solo Exhibits- Deadline: Aug 26 @ AK
Aug 26 all-day
The Alaska State Museum is now accepting applications for solo exhibitions by individual Alaska artists. The program is open to all resident visual artists who have not had a solo exhibition at the Alaska State[...]
Cross Country @ Home 12:00 am
Cross Country @ Home
Aug 26 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
 
Volleyball @ TMHS Jamboree 12:00 am
Volleyball @ TMHS Jamboree
Aug 26 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
 
Elders Arts and Crafts 1:00 pm
Elders Arts and Crafts
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Saxman Senior Center on Eagle Avenue holds Arts and Craft classes for Elders every Monday and Friday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Seniors, elders and their families are welcome.
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Football vs JDHS (NC) 9:00 pm
Football vs JDHS (NC) @ Esther Shea Field
Aug 27 @ 9:00 pm – Aug 28 @ 12:00 am
 
Confetti Bowls 3:00 pm
Confetti Bowls
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Kids 6+ are invited to make Colorful Confetti Bowls using mod podge, a form, and LOTS of confetti!
Confetti Bowls Crafts – Library 3:00 pm
Confetti Bowls Crafts – Library
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
Marc Osborne Jr. – Naked with Cats 7:00 pm
Marc Osborne Jr. – Naked with Cats
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
One can only guess, but should be a good time.
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T.A.G. Meeting 4:00 pm
T.A.G. Meeting
Aug 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 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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Call for Entries | Aesthetica Art Prize 2016 – Deadline: Aug 31
Call for Entries | Aesthetica Art Prize 2016 – Deadline: Aug 31
Aug 31 all-day
Call for Entries | Aesthetica Art Prize 2016 Deadline: August 31, 2016 The Aesthetica Art Prize 2016 is now open for entries. The Prize presents an opportunity for emerging and established artists to showcase their[...]
High Country News National Park Photo Contest – Deadline: Aug. 31, 2016
High Country News National Park Photo Contest – Deadline: Aug. 31, 2016 @ AK
Aug 31 all-day
High Country News Photo Contest Deadline: August 31, 2016 In honor of the 100th birthday of the National Park Service, High Country News is dedicating this year’s photo contest to the parks you love, whether[...]
Ryan Middle School Percent for Art – Deadline: Aug 31
Ryan Middle School Percent for Art – Deadline: Aug 31 @ AK
Aug 31 all-day
Ryan Middle School Percent for Art Announcement Deadline: August 31, 2016 Proposals are being accepted for art work for the new Ryan Middle School located in Fairbanks, Alaska.  The selection committee is seeking art work for multiple[...]
Chamber Lunch with Senator Dan Sullivan 12:00 pm
Chamber Lunch with Senator Dan Sullivan @ Cape Fox Lodge
Aug 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
Staff Meeting 11:00 pm
Staff Meeting
Aug 31 @ 11:00 pm – Sep 1 @ 7:00 am
 

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