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Community Events
EVA DUNNING RETIREMENT PARTY

Connecting Ties is hosting a Retirement Party for Eva Dunning to celebrate her 20 years of caring service. Please help to celebrate by stopping by the party on September 27th from 2-4pm at the Civic Center Ballroom.
TWO PARENT & COMMUNITY EDUCATION WORKSHOPS

Saturday October 11th in the VHS Library

“Understanding Autism
: Early Indicators & Next Steps”: 10am – 12pm

Advocacy in Action: 1pm – 2:30pm 


The Alaska Autism and Resource Center with the Valdez City Schools District will be presenting two parent and community education workshops. The workshop titles are: “Understanding Autism: Early Indicators & Next Steps” and “Advocacy in Action” They will be presented Saturday October 11th in the VHS Library at 10am to 12pm, and at 1pm to 2:30pm.

For more information CLICK HERE

 

HALIBUT HOUSE SPECIALS
Winter lunch specials are at Alaska Halibut House
CLICK HERE to view Specials for this week


HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL BOOTH REGISTRATION

Opens – Wednesday, September 10th
Closes – Friday, October 17th


Registration for the Halloween carnival booth’s will be opening this Wednesday. The registration deadline will be Friday, October 17th. If you want to participate in this year’s Halloween carnival more information can be found on www.ci.valdez.ak.us/specialevents. The Halloween carnival will be held Friday, October 31st from 6:30pm to 8:30pm in the Civic Center ballrooms.

For more information or booth registration forms
CLICK HERE



 
ALASKA POWER ASSOCIATION HOLDS 63rd ANNUAL MEETING IN VALDEZ


More than 170 people will gather in Valdez on Wednesday for three days of workshops, meetings and presentations designed to address the issues facing electric utilities in Alaska. Those in attendance will hear an update on the Allison Creek Hydroelectric Project, and some insight on what is happening with Eklutna Generation Station. These are both in addition to the host of speakers on hand with ranging areas of expertise.
CLICK HERE for more information on the meeting.

Valdez Arts Council will be hosting the annual Blues Cruise Fundraiser this Friday with live music from Rik Nielsen and friends. Boarding begins at 6:30 pm with a 7pm departure on the Stan Stephen’s MV Valdez Spirit. The cost is $50 per ticket and you can get your tickets at A Rogue’s Garden and Harbor Landing General Store.
MEET 2012’S NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ADVENTURER OF THE YEAR

Tonight 7pm at the Valdez Library

Valdez Parks & Rec invites you to join Jennifer Pharr Davis, an endurance hiker named 2012’s National Geographic Adventurer of the Year this Tuesday at 7 P.M at the Valdez Library. Jennifer has logged over 12,000 miles on some of the world’s best trails across six different continents. They will also be announcing the H.A.W.K. finale winners! Please join us at the Valdez library, for what is sure to be an exciting and inspiring presentation from this world class athlete, author and wilderness adventurer. 


 
FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS
Meetings for a local support group welcomes parents, family and friends of children who are intellectually gifted yet challenged by behavioral issues, Autism spectrum, ADHD, OCD and more, will take place on the second Monday of each month at 7pm in the Coast Guard Community Center.
CLICK HERE for more information.

 

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Valdez, AK 99686
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