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Heacox to discuss his new book on John Muir

...April 14. Heacox will talk about his newest book, "John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire," as part of the ongoing...celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act. In "John Muir and the Ice That Started a Fire," Heacox describes how...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-04-10/heacox-discuss-his-new-book-john-muir
Art
Around Town for Monday, April 14

...321-8311.Kim Heacox presentation, 6:30 p.m, Downtown Public Library. Heacox will talk about his newest book, "John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire," as part of the ongoing celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-14/around-town-monday-april-14
Local
In the stacks: New picture books

...library staff in welcoming local author Kim Heacox, who will be at the Downtown Library reading from his newest book, "John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire" at 6:30 p.m. On Tuesday, April 15, at the Douglas Library is Movies in Spanish...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-04-10/stacks-new-picture-books
Art
To John Muir cabin in October

...luck, a late October ramble on the Auke Nu trail to the John Muir cabin found us in partial sunshine. Some of the boardwalk...especially in a year of bumper berry crops like this one. The John Muir cabin has been nicely renovated. New floor, new table...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102910/out_727786842.shtml
Outdoors
Arts calendar

...April 14Kim Heacox presentation, 6:30 p.m, Downtown Public Library. Heacox will talk about his newest book, "John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire," as part of the ongoing celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-04-03/arts-calendar
Art
In the Stacks: New adult nonfiction

...Join library staff tomorrow evening, March 28, at 7 p.m. at the Downtown Library for an evening with Lee Stetson, a John Muir interpreter who portrayed Muir in Ken Burns' National Parks series, who will take us along on some of Muir's most...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-03-27/stacks-new-adult-nonfiction
Art
Refreshing history

Work to remodel the popular John Muir Cabin is moving along right on schedule...explorer, conservationist and author John Muir. As the snow blankets muskeg, firms...northwest of downtown Juneau, the John Muir Cabin can be accessed on foot, by...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081310/out_694396501.shtml
Outdoors
Getting the upper hand on nature

Maybe John Muir was a fool. Muir, the godfather of contemporary environmentalism, was...tragedy, then, shouldn't be to hail the nobility of the earthquake a la John Muir but to redouble our efforts, however imperfect, to tame the Earth...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032411/opi_804505091.shtml
Opinion
American beauties

...and cheer and give strength to body and soul alike." - John Muir So begins the latest PBS offering from film-maker Ken...opening than the haunting voice-over of those words from John Muir, one of the early champions of preserving the majestic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/093009/opi_499195860.shtml
On the Trails: Hard snow

...Facilities building over the top of the nasty mudholes or prance without skis or snowshoes from Spaulding Meadow to the John Muir cabin. The low temperatures turned the snow to the hardness of concrete, in most places, so we could amble at will...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-02-21/trails-hard-snow
Outdoors

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