Fairbanks Arts: Artist Lecture by Kristin Link

Blue Room (3rd Floor, Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts) 2300 Airport Way, Fairbanks, AK

Visiting artist Kristin Link will discuss her artwork. Kristin has been working as a natural history artist in Alaska since she received a graduate certificate in Science Illustration from California State University Monterey Bay in 2010. Her ambition as an artist is to create images that explain and excite people about their natural surroundings. Her […]

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Fairbanks Arts Literary Reading: Leah Aronow-Brown

Bear Gallery (3rd Floor, Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts), Pioneer Park 2300 Airport Way, Fairbanks, AK

Join Fairbanks Arts for our monthly literary reading featuring local authors. Leah Aronow-Brown will be reading from her own work and that of LaVedi Roberta Lafferty, in memory of her longtime friend. Leah Aronow-Brown Originally from Boston, Leah Aronow-Brown has been in Alaska since 1976. She has a BA from Harvard University in Psychology and […]

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101st Birthday Celebration

Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center 101 Dunkel Street, Fairbanks, AK

America's National Parks turn 101 years old this year! Come to the Morris Thompson Center and learn all about Alaska's National Parks and Preserves. 11 am: Lecture - Jennifer Moss, Gates of the Arctic NP 2017 Artist in Residence will share her experience with a presentation. 12 pm: Sing "Happy Birthday" and eat some cake! […]

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The Blue Parka Man, A Gold Rush Bandit

Noel Wien Library 1215 Cowles St., Fairbanks, AK

Learn about the legendary gold rush bandit that preyed upon travelers along the trails leading from Fairbanks to the Goldfields north of town. This exciting tale has all the ingredients of great story telling and you will get to have an insider look into who this criminal really was along with an understanding of law […]

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Artist lecture with JR Ancheta

Blue Room (3rd Floor, Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts) 2300 Airport Way, Fairbanks, AK

Join us in the Blue room for a lecture with one of the September Bear Gallery artists, JR Ancheta for an artist lecture. JR Ancheta is a photographer living in Fairbanks, Alaska.

This event is free and open to the public.

Trash Town, The History of Trash Within the Golden Heart City

Noel Wien Library 1215 Cowles St., Fairbanks, AK

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2018 at 7:00PM NOEL WIEN AUDITORIUM This multimedia presentation is about the incredible and captivating story of how early day Fairbanks dealt with waste management and the consequences of some of those practices. Among the topics covered are: composition of early day trash, dumping, recycling, and those juicy politics! Think you know […]

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Ewing & Swanson, Two Early Day Success Stories

Noel Wien Library 1215 Cowles St., Fairbanks, AK

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 at 7:00PM NOEL WIEN AUDITORIUM Join us for our final local history lecture in this series! Fairbanks and the Alaskan Interior has always been a place with a profusion of cultural and ethnic diversity. Take an in-depth look at two very successful mining men of African- American heritage. Learn about where […]

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Juror’s Lecture with Elizabeth Emery

Blue Room (3rd Floor, Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts) 2300 Airport Way, Fairbanks, AK

Each year the juror of 64th Parallel gives a public lecture about their art, process and career as an artist. Please join us for a lecture with Elizabeth Emery on Monday, October 1st at 7pm in the Blue Room (3rd floor of the Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts, Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Rd). This […]

This event is free and open to the public.

Prudhoe Bay: Exploration and Discovery

Noel Wien Library 1215 Cowles St., Fairbanks, AK

Join us at the Noel Wien Library on Monday, March 4 at 7pm to learn more about Prudhoe Bay with local historian, Bob Hurlbut . Mr. Hurlbut is a 36 year veteran employee of Prudhoe Bay and a local historian specializing in the exploration and discovery of oil in Prudhoe Bay. Over his career, Bob […]

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Fairbanks Arts Association Juror’s Talk with Keren Lowell

The Wandering Bear Gallery 3501 Lathrop Street, Fairbanks, AK

Learn more about the work of Keren Lowell, Anchorage-based visual artist and initiator of the popular mending session at the Anchorage Museum’s SEED Lab. Keren is in Fairbanks for a few days as the juror of Fairbanks Arts Association’s Spring Juried Show, RESILIENCE, and will share about her work and career as an artist during […]

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