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Around Kodiak
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Museum site

The Kodiak Maritime Museum hosts a site planning meeting at 7 p.m. today in Fishermen’s Hall. The museum is soliciting opinions on the best of three sites for a building. For more information, call 486-0384 or email info@kodiakmaritimemuseum.org.

Cleanup day

The Kodiak Chamber of Commerce and Leisnoi Inc. are sponsoring Kodiak community cleanup day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Pick up trash bags and select a cleanup location at the high school parking lot. Drop off electronic waste for free at Threshold Services on Von Scheele Way.

City budget

The Kodiak City Council will hold a preliminary budget work session at 10 a.m. Saturday in the borough assembly chambers in the borough building on Mill Bay Road.

Derby party

The Kodiak Morning Rotary Club hosts a Kentucky Derby Party 1-4 p.m. Saturday in the Elk’s Lodge. The party will include derby-style hors d’oeuvres, a chance to bet on a winning horse, a hat contest and a dessert auction.

The Kodiak High School jazz band will perform. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at the door. All proceeds go to local scholarships.

Kayak class

The Kodiak Coast Guard Auxiliary offers a four-hour basic kayaking safety course 2-6 p.m. Saturday in the commissary building at Coast Guard Base Kodiak. The class costs $25. To register or for more information, contact Mike Amberg at 539-2248 or cgaux.kodiak.ak@gmail.com.

Spring dance

Woodland Dance Studio presents its 25th and final spring production at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Gerald C. Wilson Auditorium. The show features songs and scenes from the animated film “Rio!”

Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for kids and seniors. The box office opens at 6:15 the night of the performance.


The Isle Bells handbell choir hosts two showings of its “Spring Ring” concert at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday in St. James the Fisherman Church.

Each performance will last 40 minutes and include songs from “Pirates of the Caribbean” and “Phantom of the Opera.”

KANA 5K run

Kodiak Area Native Association hosts the annual Helen Simeonoff Memorial 5K Salmon Run at 3 p.m. Sunday. The run starts at the Buskin beach picnic shelter and finishes on Anton Larsen Bay Road.

Registration is $15 on the day of the race, or $5 if you do not want a prize. For more information about the race, call Shanna Moeder at 486-1362.
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