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Fireside Lectures begin Friday

...Service's Fireside Lecture Series begins Friday, Jan. 9 with a presentation by visitor center director and pack-rafter John Neary, who will speak about paddling across Admiralty Island on the historic canoe route used for hundreds of years by the...
Juneau Cabaret set for Sunday

...Brown, Beatrice Caujolle, Audrea Evans, Alyssa Fisher, Derrick Grimes, John Haywood, Tom Melville, Jocelyn Miles, John Neary, Madi Nolan, Olivia Shrum and Salissa Thole.Food, beer and wine will be available for purchase.Juneau Cabaret...
Arts calendar

...m., Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery, 223 Seward St. Free and open to the public.Fireside Lecture with John Neary, 6:30 p.m. and repeats at 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Neary will speak about paddling across...
Around Town for Friday, Jan. 9

...Gallery, 223 Seward St. Free and open to the public.Fireside Lecture: "Pack-Rafting Across Admiralty Island with John Neary, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. Details: 789-0097.Tlingit...
Empire Editorial: What is the cost of beauty?

...The more you're around something, the more you take it for granted and the less marvelous it becomes.Just ask John Neary, the director of the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, for evidence. He's heard an earful since he announced that...
2015 Fireside lectures begin today

Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center Director John Neary kicks off the 2015 Fireside Lecture season today with a talk on the cross-Admiralty Island canoe route. Beginning in 1983...
Fee changes proposed for Mendenhall Glacier area in infrastructure, and raising the fee would allow for additional investments to be made, visitor center director John Neary said Tuesday.The agency cites declining budgets and an effort to improve the visitor experience as reasons for the...
Fireside Lectures return

...Glacier Visitor Center's popular Fireside Lectures are back for another season. Kayaker and visitor center director John Neary will kick of this year's series with a talk on Friday, Jan. 9 about the cross Admiralty canoe route, "a water route...
Study: Climate change will extend tourism

...tourism," as polar ecology scientist Peter Convey calls it.Convey and Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center director John Neary presented a forum via teleconference Tuesday on the effects of climate change on Alaska's tourism industry. The forum...
Black wolf exhibit planned for visitor center

...a wildlife trooper's evidence locker," Jans said. "But it's not going to be some sort of memorial to him."John Neary, director of the visitor center, said the exhibit will display the wolf in a neutral way, adding that a memorial would...


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