Engaging with Communities

If you have links to articles, resources and other materials that you think may be useful to the arts and culture sector in Alaska as we navigate the current circumstances, please contact ASCA Community Arts Program Director Charlie Sears at charles(dot)sears(at)alaska.gov. Stay well, and we are grateful for all that you do! (lastest update: 9/28/2020 – Resources are ordered from newest to oldest)


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Upcoming Events

  • From October 8th to November 28th, 2020 – Shifting Tides: Convergence in Cloth – Created as a group exhibit to shine a light on the issues facing the Pacific Ocean today, Shifting Tides is a collection of work by 45 artists chosen from the seven Pacific-facing regions of Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA). http://www.prattmuseum.org/event/new-exhibit-shifting-tides/
  • Friday, October 16, at 11 AM AKDT – 6 PM – Alaska Book Week Free Craft/Activity Kits – Stop by the Seward Community Library Museum and pick up FREE craft/activity kits celebrating Alaska Book Week- available for all ages! https://www.facebook.com/events/981319859002967
  • Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 1 PM – Mess Makers in a Box! – Our beloved Mess Makers program is returning this Fall… in a box! From the comfort and safety of your own home, kids ages 2 to 7 will create arts and crafts and discover and play with textured, messy & fun materials. Each box contains supplies for 6 different activities! Don’t forget to dress for the mess! https://www.facebook.com/events/927878897734999
  • Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 11 AM – Craft Saturday Online: Petroglyph Pumpkin Carving – Access a video tutorial through the Alutiiq Museum Website and carve your own pumpkin decorated it with Alutiiq petroglyph designs. https://www.facebook.com/events/376699373699910
  • Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 4 PM – Beautiful Pumpkins – Want to have beautiful ornate pumpkins sitting around for Your Fall and Thanksgiving decor? Then take this super fun class! https://www.facebook.com/events/662149934715236

On-Going Events or Resources