2019 Traditional Games and Cultural Arts Camp

Thank you to Kyle Worl for sharing this video of the the Traditional Games and Cultural Arts Camp he led this summer. Thanks to Alaska Airlines for funding programs for young people as part of their support for the New JACC, and to Central Council of Tlingit Haida Indians of

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OUR HOME FOR THE ARTS – Dave Hunsaker

OUR HOME FOR THE ARTS Dave Hunsaker Juneau has been a wonderful home base for many artists (including myself) during the forty years I’ve lived here.  But unlike many other Alaskan communities, we haven’t ever truly had a home we can call our own, where visual artists, performing artists, and

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Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Annual Membership Meeting Sept 18

      Membership Annual Meeting Wednesday, September 18, 2019 5 – 5:30 pm at the JACC AGENDA I OPENING Roll Call II     ADOPTION OF AGENDA III     APPROVAL OF MINUTES IV    TRUSTEE AND MEMBER COMMENTS Recognition of outgoing Members Mandy Mallott and Noatak Post V    REPORTS Annual Report Report on the

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HIRING – Event Crew

We are hiring immediately for crew for Centennial Hall. Job Descriptions are attached, as well as the application form. You can email applications or drop them by either the JACC or Centennial Hall. It’s a fun team to work with! Join us! CH Behind the Scenes Crew Employment application 2013

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Now hiring

The Council is hiring two after school art teachers to work at the ArtShops programs at Geneva Woods and Cedar Park. The art teachers are part time after school and will start in August with school start. Descriptions of the position and the application form are attached. Send your application

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How will the vetoes affect the Arts Council?

Governor Dunleavy’s veto of all funding for the Alaska State Council on the Arts has a direct impact on our community. At the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, we will immediately lose $40,000 in grant funds, essentially one staff position. These funds provide for the Artists in the Schools program

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Legislators’ emails

Use this list to contact the state leaders to let them know your thoughts and concerns. Legislators’ Email list

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Wherein we have bitten off more than we can chew

We are postponing the series of “Night In” fundraising dinners indefinitely. The summer just filled up with too many things!  

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Governor’s vetos affect the arts in Juneau

Please read this ASCA Press Release from the Alaska State Council on the Arts, whose budget has been eliminated by Governor Dunleavy. The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council is just one of many local arts agencies that will lose grant funding because of this veto. Our Artists in the Schools program

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JUNEAU WHAT 2019 released today

                Read more: What-19-FinalWeb Look for the full publication in the Juneau Empire on Sunday. Author and publisher of the Juneau What, Jeff Brown, is a recipient of a Governor’s Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Arts in 2011 in recognition of his

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