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First Friday at the Anchorage Museum

6 - 9 p.m. Friday, July 5 — In-Person

Enjoy free admission to the galleries, attend a docent tour or view rapid space shorts in the planetarium.  Thomas Planetarium - Rapid Space Shorts6:30, 7, 7:30,...

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Docent-led Gallery Talk: Tlingit and Athabascan Clothing and Ornamentation

6:30, 7 & 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 5 — In-Person

The Tlingit, Eyak and various Athabascan peoples comprise a language family with members extending from Alaska to Arizona. Learn about Tlingit and Athabascan clothing and...

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Docent-led Gallery Talk: Guided Meditation in How to Survive

6:30, 7, & 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 5 — In-Person

Reflect on themes of time, relationships and wisdom during this 15-minute guided mediation in Ellie Schmidt’s immersive installation, the tide pool room. All ages welcome.

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First Friday at the Anchorage Museum

6 - 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2, Anchorage Museum — In-Person

Bring the whole family to enjoy free admission to the galleries, create in the Art Lab or view rapid space shorts in the planetarium.  Art Lab...

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Wintermoot Trade Paperback Release

6 - 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 — In-Person

Join Lines of Sight comic author and illustrator Nathan Shafer as he celebrates the release of a Wintermoot trade paperback, featuring books 5–8. Chat with...

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Docent-led Gallery Talk: Guided Meditation in How to Survive

6:30, 7 & 7:30 p.m. Friday Aug. 2 — In-Person

Reflect on themes of time, relationships and wisdom in this 15-minute guided mediation. Each session will take place in Ellie Schmidt’s immersive installation, the tide...

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Docent-led Gallery Talk: Sugpiaq And Unangax̂ Cultural Belongings

6:30, 7 & 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 — In-Person

Learn about Sugpiaq and Unangax̂ clothing and ornamentation through a docent-led gallery talk in the Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center. The Unangax̂ and Sugpiaq peoples are...

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Docent-led Gallery Talk: Sea Otters, Northern Fur Seals, Arctic Foxes

6:30, 7 & 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 — In-Person

The economic lure of animal furs to European and American traders led to changes in Alaska Native lifeways. Join us in the Alaska Exhibition Gallery...

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