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[...]
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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[...]
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
 
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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! 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.[...]
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Senior Lockers/Schedules 5:00 pm
Senior Lockers/Schedules
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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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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[...]
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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 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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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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