This Month at The Main Street Gallery:

 

To have your event added to The Arts Calendar contact:
Cameo McRoberts:  CameoM@ketchikanarts.org or 907-225-2211

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2017 Sundance Institute Native Filmmaker Lab Fellowship
2017 Sundance Institute Native Filmmaker Lab Fellowship
May 1 all-day
2017 Sundance Institute Native Filmmaker Lab Fellowship
2017 Sundance Institute Native Filmmaker Lab Fellowship Deadline: Rolling Open Call The move to a Rolling Open Call allows filmmakers to submit applications only when they can best demonstrate their artistic intent, rather than according to[...]
Tsimshian Language Class 10:00 am
Tsimshian Language Class @ KIC Language Classroom
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tsimshian Language Class @ KIC Language Classroom
Tsimshian Language Classes taught by Elder John Reese and Terri Burr. Open to EVERYONE at all levels, native and non-native speakers.
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! 1:00 pm
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! @ Saan Hidi Senior Housing, Saxman
May 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays and Fridays bring arts and crafts projects to work on with family. Craft days are open to seniors and their families, or anyone who would like to spend time crafting with elders. Some materials[...]
Mindfulness Yoga 5:30 pm
Mindfulness Yoga
May 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Please join instructor Kali Hofman for a restful session of yoga to begin your week.  This drop-in yoga event is free and open to all.  Wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or[...]
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Mindfulness Meditation 12:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation
May 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Take a break from your busy day with a short meditation session led by Rachel Breithaupt. 
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Tsimshian Language Class 10:00 am
Tsimshian Language Class @ KIC Language Classroom
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tsimshian Language Class @ KIC Language Classroom
Tsimshian Language Classes taught by Elder John Reese and Terri Burr. Open to EVERYONE at all levels, native and non-native speakers.
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Torch Nights Outreach in Schools
Preschool Storytime and Craft 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime and Craft
May 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This week’s craft: Hopping Bunny Craft  . Join the children’s librarian for stories, rhymes, and early literacy activities designed to strengthen your child’s reading readiness. Regular attendance at storytime can ease the transition to school[...]
Creative Capital Free Digital Workshop- Artist and Social Change 2:30 pm
Creative Capital Free Digital Workshop- Artist and Social Change
May 4 @ 2:30 pm
Becoming an Artist of the New Resistance: Putting Your Skills to Work for Social Change This webinar gives practical guidelines on how to be an effective and resilient creative agent for social change. Led by[...]
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Louie Bartos – “The Arts of the Sailor” 5:00 pm
Louie Bartos – “The Arts of the Sailor” @ Main Street Gallery
May 5 @ 5:00 pm – May 26 @ 8:00 pm
Louie Bartos - "The Arts of the Sailor" @ Main Street Gallery
A Multimedia invitational exhibit curated by Louie Bartos showcasing nautical artistry. Fancy knots, covered bottles, needle cases, bell rope, and more. 
Tsimshian Language Class 10:00 am
Tsimshian Language Class @ KIC Language Classroom
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tsimshian Language Class @ KIC Language Classroom
Tsimshian Language Classes taught by Elder John Reese and Terri Burr. Open to EVERYONE at all levels, native and non-native speakers.
Babytime 10:30 am
Babytime
May 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
Nurture your baby’s mind with songs, rhymes, and stories. Reading and playing together with your baby promotes language acquisition, a love of books, and bonding. Recommended for ages 0-2.
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! 1:00 pm
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! @ Saan Hidi Senior Housing, Saxman
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays and Fridays bring arts and crafts projects to work on with family. Craft days are open to seniors and their families, or anyone who would like to spend time crafting with elders. Some materials[...]
Celebration of the Sea Art Walk 5:00 pm
Celebration of the Sea Art Walk @ AK
May 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Celebration of the Sea Art Walk @ AK
Schedule of events here: http://ketchikanarts.org/events-programs/art-walks/celebration-of-the-sea Buy Tickets for the Defibulators here!!  
Lois Bartos “The Sailors Art” Gallery Opening 5:00 pm
Lois Bartos “The Sailors Art” Gallery Opening @ Main Street Gallery
May 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lois Bartos "The Sailors Art" Gallery Opening @ Main Street Gallery
  A multi-media invitational exhibit showcasing nautical artistry- very fancy knot work, covered bottles, picture frames, knotted needle cases, bell rope, and more.
The Defibulators Concert! 8:00 pm
The Defibulators Concert! @ Great Alaska Lumberjack Arena
May 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The Defibulators Concert! @ Great Alaska Lumberjack Arena
The Defibulators Friday, May 5, 2017 8:00pm @ Great Alaska Lumberjack Arena (7:30pm doors) – Tickets available at the door. – CBGB’s meet the Grand Ole Opry. Hailing form New York, the six-man, one-woman band[...]
Roger That at the Sourdough! 9:00 pm
Roger That at the Sourdough! @ The Sourdough Bar
May 5 @ 9:00 pm
Roger That at the Sourdough! @ The Sourdough Bar
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Defibulators – Musician Workshop
Female Ride Day! 10:00 am
Female Ride Day! @ Plaza Mall
May 6 @ 10:00 am
Female Ride Day! @ Plaza Mall
Weekly FREE American Sign Language (ASL) Class 10:30 am
Weekly FREE American Sign Language (ASL) Class @ Ketchikan Public Library
May 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Reminder: American Sign Language Classes – Saturday We will be changing the time to 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. effective this week – 04/15. Questions?? 617-9806 Please join the Let’s Sign Ketchikan Facebook page. This is an[...]
Art In The Afternoon – Element Jar Charms 2:00 pm
Art In The Afternoon – Element Jar Charms
May 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join T.A.G. for Art in the Afternoon!  On Saturday, May 6th T.A.G. will be creating Element Jar Charms with folks ages 9+ who are interested in joining in!  These tiny bottles can be filled with[...]
Chess club 4:00 pm
Chess club
May 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Love to play chess?  Looking to learn?  The Ketchikan Public Library is hosting a Chess Club Saturday afternoons from 4-6.  Drop in to play with other chess enthusiasts and to learn more about the game. [...]
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Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! 1:00 pm
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! @ Saan Hidi Senior Housing, Saxman
May 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays and Fridays bring arts and crafts projects to work on with family. Craft days are open to seniors and their families, or anyone who would like to spend time crafting with elders. Some materials[...]
Mindfulness Yoga 5:30 pm
Mindfulness Yoga
May 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Please join instructor Kali Hofman for a restful session of yoga to begin your week.  This drop-in yoga event is free and open to all.  Wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or[...]
T.A.G. Meeting 6:00 pm
T.A.G. Meeting
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
T.A.G. Members will be meeting to discuss teen events, new materials and more at this meeting.  This is a members only meeting, teens interested in being a part of T.A.G. may turn in an application[...]
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Mindfulness Meditation 12:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation
May 9 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Take a break from your busy day with a short meditation session led by Rachel Breithaupt. 
Family Fun: Making Mother’s Day Flowers 6:00 pm
Family Fun: Making Mother’s Day Flowers
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Family Fun night!  Come make a bouquet of flowers for Mother’s Day.  All ages family craft 6 pm
BOOMbal Dancehall – Tuesday Swing 6:45 pm
BOOMbal Dancehall – Tuesday Swing @ The Main Street Gallery
May 9 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm
BOOMbal Dancehall - Tuesday Swing @ The Main Street Gallery
Let’s Dance, Ketchikan! BOOMbal Dancehall has a NEW schedule for SUMMER! We will now meet on TUESDAYS May 9 May 16 May 23 – Cancelled!! May 30 Doors open 6:45pm Class is from 7:00 –[...]
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Story Slam! 7:00 pm
Story Slam! @ The Fish House
May 10 @ 7:00 pm
Hot Slam in the Summer! Stories at Latitude 56 – Story Slam will continue through the summer! Wednesday, May 10 7:00 pm @ The Alaska Fish House Donations at the door. Our March Story Slam[...]
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Preschool Storytime and Craft 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime and Craft
May 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This week’s craft: Mother’s Day Cards  . Join the children’s librarian for stories, rhymes, and early literacy activities designed to strengthen your child’s reading readiness. Regular attendance at storytime can ease the transition to school[...]
Artists Presentation – Louis Bartos 7:00 pm
Artists Presentation – Louis Bartos @ Main Street Gallery
May 11 @ 7:00 pm
Artists Presentation - Louis Bartos @ Main Street Gallery
ARTIST PRESENTATION: Thursday, May 11, 7-8:00 pm @ Main Street Gallery Louie Bartos will discuss the artistry of knotwork used in traditional sailing paraphernalia of yesteryear. A multimedia invitational exhibit showcasing nautical artistry—very fancy knot work,[...]
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Open Call – Solo Exhibit CUE gallery in NYC $5000 Honorarium
Open Call – Solo Exhibit CUE gallery in NYC $5000 Honorarium @ NYC
May 12 all-day
Open Call - Solo Exhibit CUE gallery in NYC $5000 Honorarium @ NYC
Deadline: May 12, 2017. 11:59pm (EST)  Application fee: $10/ free for members Information session: Tuesday, March 14, 2017. View a recording. The Solo Exhibition Open Call provides emerging and under-recognized artists the necessary time and[...]
Spring Carnival
Spring Carnival @ The Plaza Mall
May 12 – May 14 all-day
Spring Carnival @ The Plaza Mall
Babytime 10:30 am
Babytime
May 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
Nurture your baby’s mind with songs, rhymes, and stories. Reading and playing together with your baby promotes language acquisition, a love of books, and bonding. Recommended for ages 0-2.
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! 1:00 pm
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! @ Saan Hidi Senior Housing, Saxman
May 12 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays and Fridays bring arts and crafts projects to work on with family. Craft days are open to seniors and their families, or anyone who would like to spend time crafting with elders. Some materials[...]
A Space Celebration! 6:30 pm
A Space Celebration!
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Ketchikan Public Library’s Teen Advisory Group is Celebrating SPACE!!  Teens – Join T.A.G. for Space Jeopardy, out of this world snacks and more!  The stars will be the limit for this extraterrestrial event!  Doors[...]
Ketchikan Theater Ballet – 2017 Spring Gala “Masterpieces” 7:30 pm
Ketchikan Theater Ballet – 2017 Spring Gala “Masterpieces” @ Ketchikan High School Auditorium
May 12 @ 7:30 pm
Ketchikan Theater Ballet - 2017 Spring Gala "Masterpieces" @ Ketchikan High School Auditorium
Ketchikan Theater Ballet Presents the 2017 Spring Gala “Masterpieces” featuring Senior dancers.
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Weekly FREE American Sign Language (ASL) Class 10:30 am
Weekly FREE American Sign Language (ASL) Class @ Ketchikan Public Library
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Reminder: American Sign Language Classes – Saturday We will be changing the time to 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. effective this week – 04/15. Questions?? 617-9806 Please join the Let’s Sign Ketchikan Facebook page. This is an[...]
Ketchikan Theater Ballet – 2017 Spring Gala “Masterpieces” 2:00 pm
Ketchikan Theater Ballet – 2017 Spring Gala “Masterpieces” @ Ketchikan High School Auditorium
May 13 @ 2:00 pm
Ketchikan Theater Ballet - 2017 Spring Gala "Masterpieces" @ Ketchikan High School Auditorium
Ketchikan Theater Ballet Presents the 2017 Spring Gala “Masterpieces” featuring Senior dancers.
LEGOs at the Library 2:00 pm
LEGOs at the Library
May 13 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Come build, build build with LEGOs from 2 to 5!
Chess club 4:00 pm
Chess club
May 13 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Love to play chess?  Looking to learn?  The Ketchikan Public Library is hosting a Chess Club Saturday afternoons from 4-6.  Drop in to play with other chess enthusiasts and to learn more about the game. [...]
Ketchikan Theater Ballet – 2017 Spring Gala “Masterpieces” 7:30 pm
Ketchikan Theater Ballet – 2017 Spring Gala “Masterpieces” @ Ketchikan High School Auditorium
May 13 @ 7:30 pm
Ketchikan Theater Ballet - 2017 Spring Gala "Masterpieces" @ Ketchikan High School Auditorium
Ketchikan Theater Ballet Presents the 2017 Spring Gala “Masterpieces” featuring Senior dancers.
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Summer Story Slam 7:00 pm
Summer Story Slam @ Creek Street Cabaret
May 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Summer Story Slam @ Creek Street Cabaret
STORY SLAM! is an informal way to try out storytelling. It’s like an open mic for stories. SLAMs are hosted by Jack Finnegan, mentor for our Stories at Latitude 56 series. Anyone can get up and[...]
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Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! 1:00 pm
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! @ Saan Hidi Senior Housing, Saxman
May 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays and Fridays bring arts and crafts projects to work on with family. Craft days are open to seniors and their families, or anyone who would like to spend time crafting with elders. Some materials[...]
Mindfulness Yoga 5:30 pm
Mindfulness Yoga
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Please join instructor Kali Hofman for a restful session of yoga to begin your week.  This drop-in yoga event is free and open to all.  Wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or[...]
Monthly Monday Magic 5:30 pm
Monthly Monday Magic
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
T.A.G. is hosting an evening of Magic – Magic the Gathering!  Bring your deck or bring your cards and T.A.G. members will help you build a deck.  There may be extra decks available, but it[...]
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Mindfulness Meditation 12:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation
May 16 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Take a break from your busy day with a short meditation session led by Rachel Breithaupt. 
BOOMbal Dancehall – Tuesday Swing Basics 6:15 pm
BOOMbal Dancehall – Tuesday Swing Basics @ The Main Street Gallery
May 16 @ 6:15 pm – 6:55 pm
BOOMbal Dancehall - Tuesday Swing Basics @ The Main Street Gallery
NEW BEGINNER SWING DANCE BASICS There will be ONE session for New Beginners in May. Tuesday, May 16  6:15-6:55 pm Doors open at 6:00 for check-in This short class will get you going, with the[...]
BOOMbal Dancehall – Tuesday Swing 6:45 pm
BOOMbal Dancehall – Tuesday Swing @ The Main Street Gallery
May 16 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm
BOOMbal Dancehall - Tuesday Swing @ The Main Street Gallery
Let’s Dance, Ketchikan! BOOMbal Dancehall has a NEW schedule for SUMMER! We will now meet on TUESDAYS May 9 May 16 May 23 – Cancelled!! May 30 Doors open 6:45pm Class is from 7:00 –[...]
Schoenbar Spring Concert 7:00 pm
Schoenbar Spring Concert @ Schoenbar Middle School
May 16 @ 7:00 pm
Schoenbar Spring Concert @ Schoenbar Middle School
Come enjoy our final concert for the school year! The concert will feature our Beginning Band, Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Choir, and Jazz Band! Enjoy arrangements of Vivaldi, John Williams, Mancini, Simon and Garfunkel and[...]
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First City Players – Fish Pirates Daughter Auditions! 7:00 pm
First City Players – Fish Pirates Daughter Auditions!
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
First City Players - Fish Pirates Daughter Auditions!
Be part of Ketchikan tradition. Open auditions for Fish Pirates Daughter! Come be a lady of the line or a wily fish pirate. No experience required, this production is a ton of fun! 
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Preschool Storytime and Craft 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime and Craft
May 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This week’s craft: Bear Paw . Join the children’s librarian for stories, rhymes, and early literacy activities designed to strengthen your child’s reading readiness. Regular attendance at storytime can ease the transition to school and[...]
First City Players – Fish Pirates Daughter Auditions! 7:00 pm
First City Players – Fish Pirates Daughter Auditions!
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
First City Players - Fish Pirates Daughter Auditions!
Be part of Ketchikan tradition. Open auditions for Fish Pirates Daughter! Come be a lady of the line or a wily fish pirate. No experience required, this production is a ton of fun! 
The Ketchikan Orchestra Project – T.K.O.P 7:00 pm
The Ketchikan Orchestra Project – T.K.O.P @ First Lutheran Church
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Ketchikan Orchestra Project - T.K.O.P @ First Lutheran Church
The Ketchikan Orchestra Project, featuring Passing Winds and The Mozart Sextet.
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Art in the Capitol
Art in the Capitol
May 19 all-day
Art in the Capitol Call for Student Art Deadline: Rolling Student art has been brightening the halls of the Capitol for our governors, legislators, Alaskans and tourists for many years. Originally a collaboration of the[...]
Babytime 10:30 am
Babytime
May 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
Nurture your baby’s mind with songs, rhymes, and stories. Reading and playing together with your baby promotes language acquisition, a love of books, and bonding. Recommended for ages 0-2.
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! 1:00 pm
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! @ Saan Hidi Senior Housing, Saxman
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays and Fridays bring arts and crafts projects to work on with family. Craft days are open to seniors and their families, or anyone who would like to spend time crafting with elders. Some materials[...]
Learn Secret Codes & Make Messages Disappear 4:00 pm
Learn Secret Codes & Make Messages Disappear
May 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kids are invited to learn secret codes and make disappearing messages using a variety of materials. Ages 6+, 4 pm.
Ketchikan Volunteer Collaborative Event 5:00 pm
Ketchikan Volunteer Collaborative Event @ Cape Fox Lodge
May 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ketchikan Volunteer Collaborative Event @ Cape Fox Lodge
Ketchikan Volunteer Collaborative presents: Building Connections Inspiring Community: A conference to provide agencies with the tools to strengthen volunteerism! 2-day conference  – Group Discounts are available (you do not have to be from the same organization[...]
The Tongass School of Artsy Salmon Mural Celebration 6:00 pm
Xáadas Ták’anlang – Haida Descendant Dancers 6:30 pm
Xáadas Ták’anlang – Haida Descendant Dancers @ Totem Bight Clan House
May 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Xáadas Ták'anlang - Haida Descendant Dancers @ Totem Bight Clan House
Windjammers Concert 7:00 pm
Windjammers Concert @ McPherson Music
May 19 @ 7:00 pm
The Windjammers will be having a concert Friday May 19th, 7pm at McPherson Music (2400 Tongass).
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Ketchikan Volunteer Collaborative Event 7:45 am
Ketchikan Volunteer Collaborative Event @ Cape Fox Lodge
May 20 @ 7:45 am – 4:30 pm
Ketchikan Volunteer Collaborative presents: Building Connections Inspiring Community: A conference to provide agencies with the tools to strengthen volunteerism! 2-day conference  – Group Discounts are available (you do not have to be from the same organization[...]
Schoenbar Pole Carving 10:00 am
Schoenbar Pole Carving @ Schoenbar Middle School
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
We will have open community carving every 3rd Saturday   10- 4 Young people are encouraged to bring parents and grandparents. Elders are encouraged to come and tell stories and share experiences. Contact Angel Williams[...]
Weekly FREE American Sign Language (ASL) Class 10:30 am
Weekly FREE American Sign Language (ASL) Class @ Ketchikan Public Library
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Reminder: American Sign Language Classes – Saturday We will be changing the time to 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. effective this week – 04/15. Questions?? 617-9806 Please join the Let’s Sign Ketchikan Facebook page. This is an[...]
KRBD Live Day 12:00 pm
KRBD Live Day @ KRBD
May 20 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
KRBD Live Day @ KRBD
KRBD is celebrating it’s 41st birthday with an afternoon of live music, stories, and more! You can get in on the act by calling Development Director Stuart Whyte at 225-9655, or by emailing stuart@krbd.org. The[...]
Hollywood and Ketchikan 2:00 pm
Hollywood and Ketchikan
May 20 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ketchikan comes to the silver screen with our afternoon screening of locally-filmed Hollywood movies.   See what the area looked like in the 30’s and 50’s!  Showtime starts at 2 pm, and refreshments will be[...]
Chess club 4:00 pm
Chess club
May 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Love to play chess?  Looking to learn?  The Ketchikan Public Library is hosting a Chess Club Saturday afternoons from 4-6.  Drop in to play with other chess enthusiasts and to learn more about the game. [...]
The Monthly Grind 7:00 pm
The Monthly Grind @ Saxman Tribal House
May 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Monthly Grind @ Saxman Tribal House
Bring a homemade dessert and get the price of your ticket refunded! Tickets available at McPherson Music, Tongass Business Center, The Point and Soho Coho. Performances begin at 7 pm. The Monthly Grind beings in September[...]
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Death Cafe 2:00 pm
Death Cafe @ The Point cafe
May 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Death Cafe @ The Point cafe
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Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! 1:00 pm
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! @ Saan Hidi Senior Housing, Saxman
May 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays and Fridays bring arts and crafts projects to work on with family. Craft days are open to seniors and their families, or anyone who would like to spend time crafting with elders. Some materials[...]
Mindfulness Yoga 5:30 pm
Mindfulness Yoga
May 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Please join instructor Kali Hofman for a restful session of yoga to begin your week.  This drop-in yoga event is free and open to all.  Wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or[...]
T.A.G. Meeting 6:00 pm
T.A.G. Meeting
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
T.A.G. Members will be meeting to discuss teen events, new materials and more at this meeting.  This is a members only meeting, teens interested in being a part of T.A.G. may turn in an application[...]
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Mindfulness Meditation 12:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation
May 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Take a break from your busy day with a short meditation session led by Rachel Breithaupt. 
Family Film 6:00 pm
Family Film
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The library will be showing the family film “Harry and the Hendersons” at 6 pm. Rated PG. Popcorn and juice will be provided.
Kayhi Band – Spring Concert 7:00 pm
Kayhi Band – Spring Concert @ Ketchikan High School Auditorium
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Eowyn Ivey 6:30 pm
Eowyn Ivey
May 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Please join us for an evening with Alaskan author Eowyn Ivey as she presents her latest book “To the Bright Edge of the World”, which has received international praise.  Among her many literary awards, Ivey[...]
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Kayhi Band – King off!
Kayhi Band – King off! @ Ketchikan High School Auditorium
May 25 all-day
 
Preschool Storytime and Craft 10:30 am
Preschool Storytime and Craft
May 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This week’s craft: Migrating Bird Craft . Join the children’s librarian for stories, rhymes, and early literacy activities designed to strengthen your child’s reading readiness. Regular attendance at storytime can ease the transition to school[...]
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Babytime 10:30 am
Babytime
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 pm
Nurture your baby’s mind with songs, rhymes, and stories. Reading and playing together with your baby promotes language acquisition, a love of books, and bonding. Recommended for ages 0-2.
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! 1:00 pm
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! @ Saan Hidi Senior Housing, Saxman
May 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays and Fridays bring arts and crafts projects to work on with family. Craft days are open to seniors and their families, or anyone who would like to spend time crafting with elders. Some materials[...]
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Lemonade Day Orientation 10:00 am
Lemonade Day Orientation
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
– Lemonade Day Orientation 10am – 12pm at the Ketchikan Public Library. Pre-K – high school youth are invited to register for Lemonade Day 2017 and receive a FREE backpack full of resources. The objective[...]
Weekly FREE American Sign Language (ASL) Class 10:30 am
Weekly FREE American Sign Language (ASL) Class @ Ketchikan Public Library
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Reminder: American Sign Language Classes – Saturday We will be changing the time to 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. effective this week – 04/15. Questions?? 617-9806 Please join the Let’s Sign Ketchikan Facebook page. This is an[...]
Chess club 4:00 pm
Chess club
May 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Love to play chess?  Looking to learn?  The Ketchikan Public Library is hosting a Chess Club Saturday afternoons from 4-6.  Drop in to play with other chess enthusiasts and to learn more about the game. [...]
Dave Reynolds 8:00 pm
Dave Reynolds @ Mike's Elbow Room
May 27 @ 8:00 pm
Dave Reynolds @ Mike's Elbow Room
Roger That 9:00 pm
Roger That @ The Sourdough Bar
May 27 @ 9:00 pm
Roger That @ The Sourdough Bar
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Kayhi Band – Graduation
Kayhi Band – Graduation @ Ketchikan High School Auditorium
May 28 all-day
 
Dave Reynolds 6:00 pm
Dave Reynolds @ Salmon Falls Resort
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Dave Reynolds @ Salmon Falls Resort
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Misty Thistles – American Legion Memorial Day Performance
Misty Thistles – American Legion Memorial Day Performance
May 29 all-day
Performance at Pioneer Home to follow
Library Closed Memorial Day 10:00 am
Library Closed Memorial Day
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
 
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! 1:00 pm
Elders and Family Crafts – Bring a craft and spend time with family! @ Saan Hidi Senior Housing, Saxman
May 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mondays and Fridays bring arts and crafts projects to work on with family. Craft days are open to seniors and their families, or anyone who would like to spend time crafting with elders. Some materials[...]
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Mindfulness Meditation 12:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation
May 30 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Take a break from your busy day with a short meditation session led by Rachel Breithaupt. 
BOOMbal Dancehall – Tuesday Swing 6:45 pm
BOOMbal Dancehall – Tuesday Swing @ The Main Street Gallery
May 30 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm
BOOMbal Dancehall - Tuesday Swing @ The Main Street Gallery
Let’s Dance, Ketchikan! BOOMbal Dancehall has a NEW schedule for SUMMER! We will now meet on TUESDAYS May 9 May 16 May 23 – Cancelled!! May 30 Doors open 6:45pm Class is from 7:00 –[...]
KYPN – Trivia Night 6:55 pm
KYPN – Trivia Night @ Annabelle's Chowder House
May 30 @ 6:55 pm – 7:55 pm
Please join us at  atlast tuesday of the month Annabelle’s Famous Keg and Chowder House for Ketchikan Young Professionals Network (KYPN) Trivia Night! This is an opportunity to mingle with your professional peers and play a[...]
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Flash Fiction Contest
Flash Fiction Contest
May 31 all-day
Flash Fiction Contest Ends on May 31, 2017 $20.00 USD Our love of flash fiction runs deep. And throughout our six years of reading work by emerging writers we’ve seen some incredible pieces of small[...]
Frontier Poetry call for submission
Frontier Poetry call for submission
May 31 all-day
Submissions for our poetry category are open year round. It is open to any new and emerging author who has not published more than one full-length collection of poetry. New Voices are published online only and will[...]