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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 12:01 AM
Magic Ixalan Prerelease Weekend
Bosco's Comics Cards & Games – Prerelease events for Ixalan™ All Ixalan™ Prerelease tournaments are $25 All are at 2301 Spenard (see www.boscos.com/events for the Dimond Center BOSCO'S Prerelease Event) All are prerelease sealed deck or Two Headed Giant sealed deck 1) MIDNIGHT Friday August 22th/Saturday August 23th. PIZZA! 2) Saturday August 23th 1:00 PIZZA! 5pm 3) Saturday August 23th 7:00 pm Two Headed Giant 4) Sunday August 24th 1:00pm PIZZA! 5pm 5) Sunday August 24th 7:00 pm Two Headed Giant PRIZE SUPPORT for Tournaments 1,2 and 4: 3 packs per player into the prize pool 1 $4 Bosco's Buck goes back to each player as a participation pack 2 packs go into a prize pool for the top players 1/2 this pool, capped at 36 packs, will go to 1st place 1/2 remaining, rounded down, will go to 2nd place and so on down the line until prize pool is given out. PRIZE SUPPORT for Tournaments 3 and 5 3 $4 BOSCO'S Bucks per player into the prize pool 1 $4 BOSCO'S Buck goes back to each player as a participation pack 2 $4 BOSCO'S Bucks go into a prize pool for the top teams 1/2 this pool, capped at 36, will go to 1st place team 1/2 remaining, rounded down, will go to 2nd place team and so on down the line until prize pool is given out.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 12:05 AM
Magic Ixalan PreRelease - Midnight
Tier 1 Cards & Games – Format: Sealed Entry: $25 Registration starts at 11pm Friday Night
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 8:00 AM
Oktoberfest 5K/10K/Kids--Run to End Homelessness
Anchorage Running Club – Join us for the Club's annual fundraiser for Brother Francis Shelter and Bean's Cafe. Meet at the 49th State Brewing Company. The out-and-back courses begin on Second Avenue in downtown Anchorage. Visit the event web page for more info and link to registration: http://www.anchoragerunningclub.org/Oktoberfest2017.html
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 9:00 AM
Anchorage Heart Walk
Run Wild Fitness, LLC – Join Run Wild Fitness in support of the American Heart Association at the 2017 Anchorage Heart Walk. Together we can build a healthier Alaska free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Our team will gather at the Walk, downtown on the west end of the Delaney Park Strip. Events start at 9:00AM and the Walk will begin at 10:00AM. Register online at AnchorageHeartWalk.org. Make a donation and be entered to win a RWF prize. Bring the family and your four legged friends. This is a stroller and dog friendly event. See you there #AlaskaIsWhy
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 10:00 AM
Town Square Concept Design Review Open House
Anchorage Parks and Recreation – Anchorage Parks and Recreation will be sharing two Concept Designs for Town Square Park. All are welcome to review the design concepts, ask questions, and provide feedback. Input from this open house will be used to refine the concepts into a final master plan. For more information visit: www.muni.org/parks
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 10:00 AM
Watercolor Painting Class
Anchorage re:MADE – Beginners watercolor painting class with Patty Kilson. This month will be painting a piece called "Autumn Birch”. This class will include a lunch break, the price of lunch included in your ticket price. Saturday, September 23rd from 10AM-2PM $60 per person Space is limited so register in advance! All painting supplies included and lunch. No experience necessary!
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 10:00 AM
Auditions: Sherlock Holmes & The Bakerstreet Irregulars (1 of 2)
Alaska Fine Arts Academy – Sherlock Holmes: Baker Street Irregulars Directed by Mike Barsalou Auditions: Sept 23rd & Sept 30th, 10a - 12pm (Prepare to stay the whole time) Prepare: 1 monologue Cold Read: Yes Roles Mrs. Hudson: the despairing elderly landlady Doctor Watson: the despairing best friend to Holmes Wiggins: the young man with an intellect, 16. Pockets: the young woman with a criminal gift, 14. Check: the young man with contraptions, 12 Tiny: The young man with pencil and brawn, 16 Ash: the youngest girl with sooty hands, 9. Eliza Mayhew: the young woman without a grandfather, 15 Richard Mayhew: the missing grandfather of Eliza Peabody: the man keeping Mayhew from sight Inspector Lestrade: the skeptical policeman Morris Wiggins: the wicked father of Wiggins Sherlock Holmes: the missing detective or the memory of him Moriarty: the greatest criminal mastermind Also parts for Various Henchmen, police, passers-by, parents and children “Sherlock Holmes is missing, and the streets of London are awash with crime. Who will save the day? The Baker Street Irregulars—a gang of street kids hired by Sherlock himself to help solve cases. Now they must band together to prove not only that Sherlock is not dead but also to find the mayor’s missing daughter, untangle a murder mystery from their own past, and face the masked criminal mastermind behind it all—a bandit who just may be the brilliant evil Moriarty, the man who killed Sherlock himself! Can a group of orphans, pickpockets, inventors and artists rescue the people of London? The game is afoot!” Show Dates: November 9th, 10th, 11th, 17th & 18th at 7pm
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 10:00 AM
Coats for Kids
The Salvation Army Alaska Division – Thank you Anchorage for helping The Salvation Army collect around 1,000 coats! The winter coat distribution is planned for Saturday September 23rd at The Salvation Army’s Anchorage Community Corps Center, 1701 C Street from 10am – 3pm. Parents / Guardians need to bring photo ID and documentation showing that children are living with them, i.e. birth certificate, school ID, TANF card, etc.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 10:30 AM
Paper Crafts
Anchorage Public Library – Are you into scrap-booking, wycinanki, origami, or card-making? Paper crafters are invited to bring their projects to the Innovation Lab for a fun, creative, morning. All skill levels are welcome. Bring your own supplies.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 11:00 AM
Free demo music class
Timbre Music – A 45 minute music and movement class for babies to age 5 and a grownup. Come prepared to sing, dance, wiggle, and play in this non performance based class. Class sizes are limited. Please register online at www.timbremusicstudio.com under free classes
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 12:00 PM
Magic Ixalan PreRelease - Sat. Noon
Tier 1 Cards & Games – Format: Sealed Entry: $25
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 1:00 PM
Doug Vandegraft presents More Notorious Bars of Alaska
UAA Bookstore Events – Based on Doug Vandegraft’s 14 years of research, A Guide to the Notorious Bars of Alaska details the rich history and atmosphere of noteworthy Alaskan bars. Several of the bars featured have been around since the end of Prohibition in 1933, and have gained legendary repute in their communities and beyond. Doug Vandegraft has worked as a Cartographer for the Department of the Interior since 1983. He began his notorious bars of Alaska project in 1999, while still living in Anchorage. A Guide to the Notorious Bars of Alaska is published by Epicenter Press. A revised second edition of A Guide to the Notorious Bars of Alaska will soon be released. At this event, Doug will give a presentation about the latest edition of the Guidebook. Included will be a summary of the notorious bars that have closed since the first edition, and the bars that have been added to the second edition. Everyone is invited to come and share laughs and stories. There is free parking at UAA on Saturdays. UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/titleIXcompliance/nondiscrimination
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 2:00 PM
Yoga + Beer at Williwaw
Williwaw – FREE one hour of yoga hosted in the Williwaw Social Hall every Saturday through the fall & winter months! Join Escape Salon and Spa, BOTTOMS Boutique, The Alaska Club, Tito's Handmade Vodka, Alaskan Brewing Co., and birch at Williwaw for Yoga + Beer at Williwaw! ??The more you come, the higher your chances of winning prizes from the sponsors listed above! ???? ??????? Yoga starts at 3:00 pm. All happening at Williwaw! Who's coming?! Tag + share! Bring your own yoga mat and tons of friends! ??????
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 2:00 PM
Code Camp
Anchorage Public Library – Future Coders of Alaska - A group of beginner programmers working together as a team to increase their skill by using the Free Code Camp platform. Meetings will consist of presentations by senior developers and peers, discussions, and helping each other with general Q&A. Anyone aged 12 and up, with interest in learning to code is welcome!
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 2:00 PM
Lean In: Women Supporting Women in Anchorage
Anchorage Public Library – How can women support each other in Anchorage? What barriers do we need to overcome? Join Perseverance Theatre for a candid conversation about women's issues in Anchorage! This community conversation will be held in conjunction with Perseverance Theatre's production of, "Steel Magnolias". "Steel Magnolias" will be playing from September 29-October 15.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 2:00 PM
Jr. Naturalist: Alaska's Wild Chickens
Friends of Eagle River Nature Center – Program Type: Jr. Naturalist Learn about all seven species of Alaska's wild chickens, which include grouse and ptarmigan species. Plan to spend some time indoors followed by time spent outside with games and exploration. Date: September 23 2017 Time: 2pm Location: meet in main building RSVP Required? No
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 - Dec 23 @ 3:00 PM
Senshi Teens at Loussac
Anchorage Public Library – Senshi Teenz is an Anchorage Public Libraries and Senshi Con partnership with the purpose of providing a safe, TEENS ONLY space for lovers of Anime, animation, graphic novels. Ages 12-18
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 5:00 PM
Pirate Pub Crawl Pre-Party
Aviator Hotel Anchorage – Join us at the Aviator Lounge for drinks and appetizers as you prepare to pillage downtown Anchorage! Stop by and show off your pirate costume. And remember, stay safe. Don't drink and drive! Book a room with us today at our special Pirate Pub Crawl rate and recieve a pirate gift bag.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 5:00 PM
The Varsity is open for all UAA Women's Volleyball Games!
Varsity Sports Grill – Come enjoy a great meal at the Varsity then head down and watch the game! Tickets required to watch the games, but not to dine at the Varsity.
 
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    Saturday Sep 23 @ 6:30 PM
Argentine Tango and Milonga
Back 2 Basics Dance Company – We're back!!! Every Saturday (beginning September 9, 2017) from 6:30 pm-12:00 am at the Golden Lion Lounge-Best Western Hotel, we will be hosting a weekly Milonga. Beginner lesson: 6:30-7:00 pm $5 Beyond Basic lesson : 7:00-8:00 pm $10 Milonga: 8:00 pm-12:00 am Free The bar has an assortment of Red (Malbec, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon) and White (Chardonney, Pinot Gris, Pinot Grigio) Wines to choose from for only $5 per glass and also offer weekly drink specials. All ages are welcome. Dancers under 21 years of age must be accompanied by a parent.