Southeast Alaska Music Festival held this week
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JUNEAU - Five-hundred high school students from 11 communities throughout the region are participating in the three-day Southeast Alaska Music Festival this week.
The public is invited to listen to solos, ensembles, combos, choirs, orchestras and bands between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m. at Juneau-Douglas High School on Friday and Saturday.
Soloists, small ensembles and combos will perform from 8 a.m. to noon each day. School choirs, orchestras and bands will rehearse for their evening concerts between 1 and 4 p.m. each day. On Saturday morning from 8 a.m. to 12 noon jazz bands and jazz choirs will perform. Each evening the large choirs, bands and orchestras will perform from 6 to 10 p.m.
The public is welcome to listen to any of the day-time performances for free. Admission for evening performances is $5 for adults. Students are free.
For a detailed list of the dozens of soloist and ensembles and large groups performing each night visit the Music Festival link under "Calendar" for April on the JDHS Band Booster Web site - www.jhsbb.org.
Spiritual healing workshop held May 3
JUNEAU - First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Juneau is sponsoring a spiritual healing workshop, "From Powerless to Powerful: Prayer that Restores Hope and Heals," at 7 p.m. on May 3 in the Hickel Room at Centennial Hall.
The workshop is free and open to the public.
For more informaiton, call 364-2468.