The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council has announced the recipients for the Second Annual Mayor's Awards for the Arts.
The awards will be presented at a fund-raising cocktail reception at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center on Thursday, Oct. 23, from 5 to 7 p.m.
The winners and their awards include: Jim Simard, arts volunteer; Candy and Dick Behrends, business leadership in the arts; Barbara Craver, artist; Alice Tersteeg, innovative application of the arts; Julia Bastuschek, arts in education; and Ron and Kathy Maas, patrons of the arts.
Honorees will receive their awards at the cocktail reception, which will be catered by Abby's Kitchen and have entertainment that includes Tom Locher on piano. Tickets for the event are $25, and are available through the arts council offices, at Hearthside Books, by calling 586-2787, or visiting online at www.jahc.org.