Around town for Sunday, May 3

...Valley Lutheran Church. A reception follows and is open to all who wish to attend. Please bring one non-perishable food item as a donation to the church's community food pantry."New Beginnings" NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity...
Food drive kicks off this week, runs until Saturday

...Fred Meyer, Foodland IGA, Safeway, Super Bear and Walmart who are allowing the community to donate non-perishable food items, like canned goods, rice, cereal and spices, for instance, but no glass items will be allowed.USPS placed hampers...
What's happening this week

...Composers include Bach, Debussy, Mozart and Haydn. Admission is free but the public is invited to bring non-perishable food items to help stock the shelves of Shepherd of the Valley's Community Food Pantry. EVENTS & PRESENTATIONSApril Fowls & Foods...
What's happening folk music. A reception follows and is open to all who wish to attend. Attendees should bring one non-perishable food item as a donation to the church's community food pantry. EVENTS & PRESENTATIONSThe Second City Players, 7 p.m., Wednesday...
Soldotna library trades fines for food

...12-18, people with overdue items at the library can reduce their fine by $1 for every can or box of non-perishable food item donated. People wanting to participate must bring the food to the library's service desk during opening hours.All...
On the Fly: Be prepared to rip some lips this spring

...Some patterns are designed specifically to resemble key food items such as insects, salmon roe, crustaceans or small baitfish...we have fly patterns that do not resemble any specific food items at all. These "attractor patterns" are designed specifically...
On the Trails: Despite being tiny, bird brains can beat out humans

...New Caledonian crows invent new ways of extracting a food item, by using a sequence of tools in the appropriate order...dropping stones into the water, thus raising a floating food item up where the crow could get it. Crows in Japan drop nuts...
Local food bank to expand

...Lands Committee to grant a new lease for increased land so it can expand operations.The food bank, which distributes food items to individuals, soup kitchens and businesses, hopes to add another storage room and increased parking spaces."Their...
Southeast Alaska Food Bank receives $21,700 from Rasmuson Foundation upgrade their refrigerators, freezers and shelving. These upgrades are essential for accepting and storing more food items to distribute to the community. The SEAFB distributes a large quantity of food to various organizations in the community...
A professor, wearer of fancy hats, food bank creator and advocate honored

...who saw two problems, and one solution, when she moved to Juneau in 1983.Grocery stores were throwing out a lot of food items that were past the sell-by date but still suitable for consumption, and many people were hungry and would welcome...


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