Juneau Afternoon If it's happening in Juneau, you'll hear about it on Juneau Afternoon, a locally produced live show that airs from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Our hosts interview a range of guests from local business owners to visiting artists and speakers.
Juneau Afternoon

Juneau Afternoon

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If it's happening in Juneau, you'll hear about it on Juneau Afternoon, a locally produced live show that airs from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Our hosts interview a range of guests from local business owners to visiting artists and speakers.

Most Recent Episodes

Juneau Afternoon: The Daquiri Queens, Misner & Smith, and Shonti & Will live from the Red ...

Misner & Smith on the Red Carpet Stage in Studio 2K at KTOO. (Bostin Christopher/KTOO) Friday, April 12, 2024 — Full Episode On today's program: The Daiquiri Queens from Lafayette, Louisiana, are the featured dance band at the 49th Alaska Folk Festival. They will play dance sets at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center on Friday night, April 12, at 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 13, at 9:20 p.m. Before the Friday show, they will give a short primer on Cajun dance Misner & Smith are a Northern California-based duo. Billed as "technically precise songwriting mirrored with an improvisatory spirit and soaring harmonies," Sam Misner and Megan Smith have become one of the most acclaimed acts in the Americana world. Their latest album "All is Song" can be found on all major streaming platforms Shonti Elder & Will Putman have been playing music together since 1983, first meeting at festivals across Alaska. Will and Trudy live in Fairbanks, and Shonti (and her husband Bill) live in Wasilla. They have recorded two albums of original songs. More on Shonti Elder can be found at: https://www.shontielder.com More on Will Putman can be found at: http://www.trillmusic.net/ Bostin Christopher hosts the conversation. Juneau Afternoon airs at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK with a rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. Listen online or subscribe to the podcast at ktoo.org/juneauafternoon. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts NPR One Spotify Stitcher RSS Juneau Afternoon is a production of the KTOO Arts and Culture Team. Bostin Christopher produced today's show with help from Erin Tripp.

Juneau Afternoon: The Daquiri Queens, Misner & Smith, and Shonti & Will live from the Red ...

Juneau Afternoon: Alaska Folk Festival features bluegrass legend Laurie Lewis and The Right Hands

Laurie Lewis and The Right Hands in Studio 2K (Clarise Larson/KTOO) Thursday, April 11, 2024 — Full Episode On today's program: Laurie Lewis and The Right Hands – Alaska Folk Fest Featured Artist Thursday, April 11 at 8:00 p.m. at Centennial Hall Sunday, April 14 at 9:00 p.m. at Centennial Hall Workshops with the entire band on Saturday, April 13 (Schedule) The Casey Smith Project out of Fairbanks Thursday, Aprill 11 at The Crystal Saloon Friday, April 12 at The Alaskan Live music with Ken Waldman & The Wild Ones Alaska Folk Festival, Saturday, April 13 at 8:00 p.m. at Centennial Hall Alaska Folk Festival workshop on Saturday, April 13 (Schedule) Book signing at Hearthside Books at The Wharf, Tuesday, April 16 Bostin Christopher hosts the conversation. Juneau Afternoon airs at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK with a rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. Listen online or subscribe to the podcast at ktoo.org/juneauafternoon. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts NPR One Spotify Stitcher RSS Juneau Afternoon is a production of the KTOO Arts and Culture Team. Bostin Christopher produced today's show with help from Erin Tripp.

Juneau Afternoon: Alaska Folk Festival features bluegrass legend Laurie Lewis and The Right Hands

Juneau Afternoon: Juneau musician Kennedy Jo performs live on the Red Carpet Stage

Musician Kennedy Jo performs live on Juneau Afternoon, April 10, 2024 (Clarise Larson/KTOO) Wednesday, April 10, 2024 — Full Episode On today's program: Juneau musician Kennedy Jo performs live in the studio on the Red Carpet Stage Kennedy will perform on the Alaksa Folk Fest mainstage on Sunday, April 14 (Schedule) KTOO Reporter Clarise Larson on the beginning of cruise ship season Empty Bowls fundraiser, benefiting the Glory Hall shelter and soup kitchen Juneau Audubon Society presents "Much (more) Ado about Marmots)" with Link Olson Bostin Christopher hosts the conversation. Juneau Afternoon airs at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK with a rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. Listen online or subscribe to the podcast at ktoo.org/juneauafternoon. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts NPR One Spotify Stitcher RSS Juneau Afternoon is a production of the KTOO Arts and Culture Team. Bostin Christopher produced today's show with help from Erin Tripp.

Juneau Afternoon: Juneau musician Kennedy Jo performs live on the Red Carpet Stage

Juneau Afternoon: "Hydrate & Caffeinate" at The Pottery Jungle

The duo Sunny Porch performing live on Juneau Afternoon on April 9, 2024 (Bostin Christopher/KTOO) Tuesday, April 9, 2024 — Full Episode On today's program: The Pottery Jungle, in partnership with the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council and Underground Connection, with support from Northwind Architects and REACH, present "Hydrate & Caffeinate," an all-ages listening room during the week of the 49th Annual Alaska Folk Festival. The Pottery Jungle is at 233 Seward St (formerly The Canvas) 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday of the Alaska Folk Festival (April 8th-13th). The public is invited to play on the open stage from 4:00-6:00 p.m Curated sets from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Suggested $10-$20 pay-what-you-can Live music today from: Sunny Porch Anna Mahanor (Rain Dogs) Bostin Christopher hosts the conversation. Juneau Afternoon airs at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK with a rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. Listen online or subscribe to the podcast at ktoo.org/juneauafternoon. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts NPR One Spotify Stitcher RSS Juneau Afternoon is a production of the KTOO Arts and Culture Team. Bostin Christopher produced today's show with help from Lisa Purves.

Juneau Afternoon: "Hydrate & Caffeinate" at The Pottery Jungle

Juneau Afternoon: 2023 National Junior Pairs champions featured during Juneau Skating Club...

Juneau Skating Club's annual ice-skating show will feature guest skaters Timmy Chapman and Ellie Korytek, the 2023 Junior National Pairs Champions (photo courtesy of Juneau Skating Club) Friday, April 5, 2024 — Full Episode On today's program: Juneau Skating Club's spring show Featuring Timmy Chapman and Ellie Korytek, the 2023 Junior National Pairs Champions Burn Thompson Writers Group annual reading celebrating National Poetry Month Marie Drake Planetarium on the upcoming solar eclipse Volunteer Andy Kline hosts the conversation. Juneau Afternoon airs at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK with a rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. Listen online or subscribe to the podcast at ktoo.org/juneauafternoon. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts NPR One Spotify Stitcher RSS Juneau Afternoon is a production of the KTOO Arts and Culture Team. Bostin Christopher produced today's show with help from Erin Tripp.

Juneau Afternoon: 2023 National Junior Pairs champions featured during Juneau Skating Club...

Juneau Afternoon: "History and Future of Yéil Koowú, Ravenstail Weaving" with Lily Hope an...

Photo credit Tom Pich, courtesy of Lily Hope Thursday, April 4, 2024 — Full Episode On today's program: Weavers and teachers Lily Hope and Rae Mills in an extended interview on the upcoming event "History and Future of Yéil Koowú, Ravenstail Weaving" on Tuesday, April 30, at Centennial Hall Travis Clark Morris of Clark Handcrafted on his First Friday event at Kindred Post (145 South Franklin St.) on Friday, April 5 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Clark Handcrafted Solid Woodwork. Photo courtesy of Travis Clark Morris. Clark Handcrafted Solid Woodwork. Photo courtesy of Travis Clark Morris. Bostin Christopher hosts the conversation. Juneau Afternoon airs at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK with a rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. Listen online or subscribe to the podcast at ktoo.org/juneauafternoon. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts NPR One Spotify Stitcher RSS Juneau Afternoon is a production of the KTOO Arts and Culture Team. Bostin Christopher produced today's show with help from Erin Tripp.

Juneau Afternoon: "History and Future of Yéil Koowú, Ravenstail Weaving" with Lily Hope an...

Juneau Afternoon: UAS launch event for 2024 "Tidal Echoes" literary and arts journal

Flyer courtesy of UAS On today's program: REACH's infant learning program Literary and art journal "UAS Tidal Echoes" release event Friday, April 5 at UAS EGAN 112, 5:00 p.m. Juneau Symphony's "Tchaikovsky 5" featuring Juneau's Aurora Strings youth ensemble Saturday and Sunday, April 6 & 7 Bostin Christopher hosts the conversation. Juneau Afternoon airs at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK with a rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. Listen online or subscribe to the podcast at ktoo.org/juneauafternoon. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts NPR One Spotify Stitcher RSS Juneau Afternoon is a production of the KTOO Arts and Culture Team. Bostin Christopher produced today's show with help from Erin Tripp.

Juneau Afternoon: UAS launch event for 2024 "Tidal Echoes" literary and arts journal

Juneau Afternoon: The seventh annual Traditional Alaskan Games

An athlete participates in the One-Foot High Kick during the 2021 Traditional Games in Juneau. (Photo courtesy of Kyle Worl) Tuesday, April 2, 2024 — Full Episode On today's program: The seventh annual Traditional Alaskan Games taking place in Juneau this weekend Free and open to the public Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at Juneau-Douglas Yadaa.at Kalé High School at 1639 Glacier Ave. in Juneau More information and full schedule at Traditional Games Alaska (sealaskaheritage.org) "KIKKAN" film with Q&A – Cancer Connection Fundraiser Goldtown Theater, Thursday, April 4 at 7:00 p.m. More information and tickets at Eventbrite.com Juneau Arts and Humanities Arts Round-up A new "Lunch and Learn" with Bartlett Regional Hospital and Juneau Symphony featuring Brynn Albanese, a certified music practitioner and end-of-life doula Wednesday, April 3 at Noon, Bartlett Regional Hospital, Classroom 205AB Registration via Google form Brynn Albanese website: brynnalbanese.com Bostin Christopher hosts the conversation. Juneau Afternoon airs at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK with a rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. Listen online or subscribe to the podcast at ktoo.org/juneauafternoon. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts NPR One Spotify Stitcher RSS Juneau Afternoon is a production of the KTOO Arts and Culture Team. Bostin Christopher produced today's show with help from Erin Tripp.

Juneau Afternoon: The seventh annual Traditional Alaskan Games

Juneau Afternoon: Alaska State Museum to show film in remembrance of 1964 Alaska Earthquake

On today's program: In remembrance of the 60th Anniversary of the 1964 Alaska Earthquake, the Alaska State Library Historical Collections will present a special screening of the film, "...Though the Earth Be Moved" on Saturday, March 30, 2024 Rock Dump's annual showing of the newest "Reel Rock" climbing film and their joint gym fundraiser event happening this Saturday, March 30 at Centennial Hall CBJ Parks and Recreation monthly check-in Volunteer Andy Kline hosts the conversation. Juneau Afternoon airs at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK with a rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. Listen online or subscribe to the podcast at ktoo.org/juneauafternoon. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts NPR One Spotify Stitcher RSS Juneau Afternoon is a production of the KTOO Arts and Culture Team. Bostin Christopher produced today's show with help from Erin Tripp.

Juneau Afternoon: Alaska State Museum to show film in remembrance of 1964 Alaska Earthquake

Culture Rich Conversations: Influential Black women in Alaska

Thursday, March 28, 2024 — Full Episode On this episode of Culture Rich Conversations from Juneau's Black Awareness Association, they continue celebrating Women's History Month as Host Christina Michelle and her guests have an open and honest conversation about the Black-lived experience of being an influential Black woman in Alaska. From the good, the bad, the ugly, and everything in between, Christina Michelle and her guests share their journey's into becoming positive influences in their communities. Guests: Reverend Mildred Parker is the Executive Minister for Administration and Ministries at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church. She has been at Shiloh in this role since July 2021. She previously worked at thread (Alaska's Child Care Resource & Referral organization) as a professional development specialist from 2014-2021. Rev. Parker has over 20 years of experience in early childhood education. She has a Master of Science with a specialization in Teaching Adults in Early Childhood Education Field degree. She loves spending time with her husband of 26 years and traveling. Lori A. Colbert is a lifelong Alaskan. She is a graduate of Claremont McKenna College and Willamette University College of Law and the owner of Colbert Family Law, LLC. Lori is a member of the Alaska and American Bar Associations and she serves as the Alaska State Delegate for the American Bar Association House of Delegates. She is active in her community as a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Alaska Alumnae Chapter, and she serves as Chair of the Board of Directors for Shiloh Community Development, Inc. Lori is also an active member of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church. She is the mother to two daughters and grandmother to two grandsons. Thalia Bunton Reverend Mildred Parker (Photo courtesy or Rev. Parker) Lori Colbert (Photo courtesy of Lori Colbert) Christina Michelle hosts the conversation. Culture Rich Conversations airs Thursday at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO and KAUK and is rebroadcast at 7:00 p.m. You can listen online or subscribe to the podcast. Subscribe to the podcast: Apple Podcasts Spotify NPR RSS Culture Rich Conversations is a production of KTOO in partnership with the Black Awareness Association of Juneau. Natasha Boozer produced today's show with assistance from Cheryl Snyder, Bostin Christopher, and Erin Tripp.

Culture Rich Conversations: Influential Black women in Alaska