Fourth of July Happenings

...Dock. Ages 1-12 (ages 1-4 years must be accompanied by an adult)Boxcart Race Contest, 12-1 p.m., Community Building parking lot Ages 9 and under; 10 and up.Mile Run, 1:30 p.m., start at Inside Dock Ages 1-13+Swimming...
JSD considers bullying prevention, intervention

...of strategies, programs and activities at Juneau's schools targeting school climate and bullying. Some are community-building activities like meetings, sing-alongs or assemblies, others more directly address the issues with lessons about...
Juneau School District's anti-bullying programs

...conflict creatively, group games.Harborview, Auke Bay, Gastineau? "Morning Meetings" - Positive classroom community building. First 20-30 daily.Harborview? "Teach and Guide Discipline Program" - Consequences in supportive environment...
Arts calendar

...6:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau Airport. MONDAY, Aug. 18Roustabout Circus performance, 3 p.m., Douglas Community Building Library/Fire Hall. Sponsored by Friends of the Libraries, the Douglas Fire District and the Douglas 4th of July...
Contributions to Literacy in Alaska awards announced

...Pushcart Prize and the Celia Hunter Award of the Alaska Conservation Foundation. She is active in conservation and community-building, including chairing Homer's successful new library campaign.Honoree Cheezem is proprietor of Fireside Books...
Read around the corner with the Little Free Library

...and neighbors have responded positively to the new addition to the neighborhood, whether for a love of books or community-building."I think it contributes in the way of, if you want the world to be a certain way, be that way," Carrlee...
Alaskans should invest in energy like Warren Buffett

...this to heart. In 2012 the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium completed construction on their new Healthy Communities Building in Anchorage, receiving LEED Silver certification for the extensive efficiency measures implemented there. By...
Pride abounds for LGBTQ community this month

...resolution."It was a no-brainer, you know," Kiehl said. "It's a great chance to recognize another great community building thing that's going on right here in Juneau."The process was straightforward, Hoagland said. Kiehl said he...
My Turn: A wake-up call in Alaska's waters

...that its scientific insights will be considered in addressing emerging challenges to already at-risk Alaskan communities. Building resiliency in Alaska means continued, critical monitoring of near-shore regions and having informed local policies...
Roustabout Circus returns to the Douglas Library

The Roustabout Circus will perform at the Douglas Library Community Building on Saturday, Aug. 18, at 3 p.m. This will be the second year that the Friends of the Libraries, the Douglas Fire District...


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