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Monday, Sept. 3—Fairbanks
Thesis Exhibition
Lindsey von Borstel, bachelor of fine arts student, will have her thesis exhibition on Sept. 3 through 14.  Opening night is Sept. 3 at 5:30 p.m. to 8 pm.  It's located at the UAF Art Department Gallery.

Friday, Sept. 7—Fairbanks
The April Verch Trio
Sizzling Old Time fiddle, dance and song from Ontario's Ottawa Valley.

Saturday, Sept. 8—Fairbanks
Jeremy Kittel & Nathaniel Smith
A fiddle cello duo playing jazz, celtic and pieces that defy a genre.
Troy MacGillivray Band with Caitlin Warbelow playing a mix of traditional Cape Breton and Irish tunes. Workshops will be held Sept. 6-10. Workshops will mostly be for intermediate or advanced with the exception of beginning fiddle and guitar. Proceeds to benefit local charities and non-profits.  

Saturday, Sept. 8—Fairbanks
Far North Fiddle Fest 

The Fairbanks Cancer Care Physicians and the Greater Fairbanks Community Hospital Foundation are proud to present the Far North Fiddle Fest benefiting the FMH Hospice Services (formerly known as the Hospice of the Tanana Valley). Tickets prices: $20/Adults $10/children, seniors, military and UAF students.

Artists: Jeremy Kittle & Nathaniel Smith - A fiddle cello duo playing jazz, Celtic and pieces that defy a genre. Troy MacGillivray Band with Caitlin Warbelow - playing a mix of traditional Cape Breton and Irish tunes. The April Verch Trio - sizzling old time fiddle, dance and song from Ontario's Ottawa Valley. To purchase your tickets, please visit www.FairbanksHospitalFoundation.com or call 907-458-5550.   

Friday, Sept. 14—Anchorage
55th Annual Gold Pan Awards 

The Anchorage Chamber Gold Pan Awards is Anchorage’s longest-standing and most prestigious awards program for the Chamber of Commerce. Awards will celebrate 16 finalists in four categories and announce the recipients while playing casino-style games with style. Individual tickets are $40 table for 10 is $400.   

Saturday, Sept. 15—Fairbanks
Soroptimist International annual fundrasier "Ladies Night Out"

Soroptimist International of Fairbanks is having its 15th annual fundraiser “Ladies Night Out.” Champagne and Chocolate on Sept. 15th at River’s Edge Resort from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. There will be wine tasting, door prizes, a self-protection and awareness presentation, Sweet Adelines performance, Polynesian dancing, and a fashion show. Must be 21 to attend. Tickets are $40 in advance and $45 at the door. You can get tickets from the S Salon downtown, Lin’s Asian Bistro, Moose Creek Lodge or the Leaf & Bean Coffeehouse. You can also get tickets from me, Linda Hall 907-450-8124 in the Butrovich building.

Soroptimist is a nonprofit organization that is interior’s longest serving volunteer organization. We have been improving the lives of women and girls in Fairbanks and around the world for more than 70 years.

Saturday Sept. 15 – Fairbanks
50th Annual Equinox Marathon 

A 26 mile mararthon that starts at 8am from the UAF campus and features views of Denali from the top of Ester Dome. Entry forms and more information can be found on the race website at http://www.equinoxmarathon.org/ 

Friday Sept. 21 – Fairbanks
Ballroom Dance Club of Fairbanks Friday Social Dance 

Ballroom Dance Club of Fairbanks presents: BDCF 3rd Friday Social Dance, starting 8:30 p.m. Fun for all. Bring your friends. Great Price. No partner needed. Dance third Friday of each month to a mix of ballroom, swing and steamy Latin tunes at Pioneer Park Dance Hall. $5 members/ $6 non-members (cash or check only). Snacks provided. Call 907-456-3331 or visit www.fairbanksballroom.org

Saturday, Sept. 22 – Fairbanks
Fairbanks Tennis Association's 5th Annual "Fun-Raiser"

Pike's Waterfront Lodge - Binkley Room
An Adult Evening


This FUN-Raiser event will include:
•       Texas Hold’em Trophy Tournament and Learn-to-Play Tables
•       Ping Pong Tournament
•       Bingo
•       Silent Auction
•       Heavy Hors d’oeuvres
•       No-Host Bar
•       Door prizes

*Grand Door Prize – $1,000.00*

Plan to attend and support the many programs FTA makes available to our community – kids free tennis clinic, summer programs for children and adults, elementary after-school tennis, high school and middle
school tennis. Help support the FTA scholarships for children.

The doors will open at 5:00 p.m.
Tickets $50.00 per person ($60.00 at the door)
Call 907-388-9512 today to reserve your ticket.

*Door Prizes-Ticket holder must be present to win!*

Saturday, Sept. 29—Fairbanks
Tanana Valley Potato Extravaganza  

At the Pump House Restaurant located at 1.3 Mile Chena Pump Road, local chefs from the Midnight Sun Chefs Association prepare a six-course meal featuring locally grown potatoes.   

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For Sale

Brand new GE clothes washer and dryer. Never taken out of the boxes
$300 for the pair. Please email karinbaldwin@aol.com or call
907-347-7249

For Sale

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This bicyle has been ridden 3-4 times. It is a 2012 Trek Remedy 7 size 21.5". Asking price $2,250 or best offer. 5 year transferrable warranty available.

Contact Yvonne Boyce at yzboyce@alaska.edu for further information.

Treats For Sale

Photo of a butter braid.

LHS Ballroom Dance Team is sponsoring delicious desserts fundraiser for their annual trip during spring break.  They are selling frozen cookie dough (makes 64 cookies) and frozen pastry (called Butter Braids) for $15 each.  There are various flavors available.  Contact Michelle Pope at 450-8218 for more information or to submit your order.

A Word of Thanks

Thanks to everyone who supported Erika Van Flein, Director of Benefits, during Dancing with the Fairbanks Stars competition at the Tanana Valley State Fair on August 10th.  With everyone’s help, she was able to raise $1,217 for the Lathrop High School Ballroom Dance Team.  She did a fantastic job!!  Here is a link to watch her performance: click here

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