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Mayor's Awards for the Arts recipients honored

...judge for the Gastineau Humane Society Pet Fashion show in her many volunteer activities. She volunteers at the Jensen Olsen Arboretum, shares her expertise as a Master Gardener, and works to support and encourage Juneau's creative spirit any...
Uncover mysteries of region's bat species

...monitors. Right now, there are four of these monitoring stations set up - one each at Auke Bay, Auke Lake, Jensen-Olsen Arboretum and Twin Lakes - and eight more monitors are scheduled to be set up over the next two weeks. These monitors record...
City government meetings: Oct. 24-27, 2011

...The city will host a meeting on the AJ Mine related to the water study at noon in Assembly Chambers.? The Jensen-Olsen Arboretum Advisory Board will meet at 5:15 p.m. in Jordan Creek Center, 8800 Glacier Highway.Thursday? The Docks...
Trail report: New local trails now complete, others received needed upgrades

...enjoy what Juneau has to offer. Here's a roundup on the trails based on information from Trail Mix, Inc. Jensen-Olsen Arboretum: Recent improvements include a trail extension and upgrades to control erosion. "We improved on a user-created...
Stories of family, career at community exhibit

...early-20th century wooden kitchen table and chairs belonging to one of the families that later established Juneau's Jensen-Olsen Arboretum. But the personal, musical story she associated with the set was instantaneous."The minute they opened the...
Saturday Wild Walk series to begin in June

...wildlife on the mountain. Special tram ticket prices will be available for Saturday Wild Walk participants. The Jensen-Olsen Arboretum will be the focus for the third walk on Saturday, Aug. 16. Participants will tour the arboretum and hear about...
Rotary annual spring bulb sale projects, which include Family Day at the Lake, meals at the Glory Hole, supporting the Jensen-Olsen Arboretum, the After-school Program and many others.This year's selection of bulbs is not only beautiful but suitable...
Thanks for participating in holiday program

...special community tours during the year to such places as the State and City museums, Glacier Gardens, the Jensen-Olsen Arboretum and the Mt. Roberts Tram. Many widowed persons discover that they gain insight into their grief journey when...
Thanks for attending 2009 Trail Mix auction

...made the main event fun, exciting, and most of all profitable. Thank you to Merrill and Kelly Jensen and the Jensen-Olsen Arboretum for their fabulous centerpieces, all of which found happy homes at the end of the night. Thanks also to the...
Making hats to make a difference

...students and others in Victoria Johnson's Indian Studies class harvested about 100 pounds of potatoes at the Jensen-Olsen Arboretum; those potatoes may be used in a breakfast planned for staff and volunteers at local nonprofits the Glory Hole...


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