Polar Nights: Friday After Hours at the Anchorage Museum
6 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 30
Open galleries. Open minds. Open late. Launch your weekend at the museum with music, art activities, talks, food and more on Friday nights. Museum admission is half-price or free Fridays from 6 to 9 p.m. through April.
Spring Book Club: Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone by Julie Berwald
6 p.m., Patron's Lounge
Join the discussion - the Anchorage Museum's Unbound Book Club explores art, science, history, design and culture through fiction and non-fiction. Books are available for purchase in the Anchorage Museum Store. Book club discussion is included with museum admission (free for members) and is part of the museum's Unbound experimental literary series. Registration encouraged.
Book Talk: We Have Not Stopped Trembling Yet with Dr. EJR David
6 p.m., auditorium
EJR David, PhD, discusses his newly released book, "We Have Not Stopped Trembling Yet: Letters to My Filipino-Athabascan Family". Born in the Philippines to Kapampangan and Tagalog parents, he grew up in Pasay, Las Pinas, Makati, and Utqiagvik, Alaska. Through a psychology lens, David talks about the effects of colonialism, intergenerational trauma, immigration, racism, sexism and internalized oppression. Included with admission.
6 to 9 p.m., atrium
It's the last Game Night for spring - so make it count. Play a board game, test your skills on our pool and ping-pong tables, or challenge with Giant Jenga. Bring a friend. Included with admission.
Live Music: The Forest That Never Sleeps
6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Art of the North Galleries
Kat Moore as the balladeer persona "The Forest That Never Sleeps" plays the baby grand piano in the Art of the North Galleries.