Sale for the Trail April 30; donated goods wanted April 23

Scenic Foothills Trail Users are looking for donations of household goods in clean, working order. Donations can be brought to 8521 Little Dipper Avenue or 3220 Evergreen Street or 3220 Shamrock Street Saturday, April 23, from 10 am to 1 pm.

The map shows where the trail work will be this summer (in green). In red is the proposed phase 2 that the UAA engineering students are designing.

The map shows where the trail work will be this summer (in green). In red is the proposed phase 2 that the UAA engineering students are designing.

The sale will be Saturday, April 30, from 10 am. to 3 pm. All proceeds go to the matching grant to fund Chugach Foothills Connector Phase 1.

KidsDay Saturday, April 16th, FREE

KidsDay2Grab your family and head downtown this Saturday for KidsDay at the Dena’ina Center! You’ll find program information, resources and fun for kids of all ages, including the 90% by 2020 Graduation Station. Parking and entry to KidsDay, Anchorage Museum, Alaska Aviation Museum and Alaska Zoo are all FREE for the day!  CLICK on picture for details. http://www.anchoragespromise.org/#!kidsday-2016-info/cdme

Kids Day, Grad Blitz & Financial Literacy Month

UWallGrab your family and head downtown this Saturday for KidsDay at the Dena’ina Center! You’ll find program information, resources and fun for kids of all ages, including the 90% by 2020 Graduation Station. Parking and entry to KidsDay, Anchorage Museum, Alaska Aviation Museum and Alaska Zoo are all FREE for the day!

It’s that time of year – graduation season! It’s National Financial Literacy month – a great time to find out how you can help youth build skills for money management, budgeting, and saving. Click the picture to view a flyer from United Way of Anchorage focused on community efforts to ensure Anchorage kids are successful and prepared for life.

Glenn-Muldoon Interchange Road & Ramp Closures Apr. 15-19

GlennMuldoonNavBeginning 9:00pm Friday, April 15, the Muldoon Road and Boundary Avenue intersection, the northbound Glenn Highway On-ramp at Muldoon Road, and the northbound Glenn Highway Off-ramp to Muldoon Road will be CLOSED until 5:30am Tuesday, April 19. Please plan accordingly and follow construction signs for DETOUR routes to Boniface Parkway and Debarr Road.

At all other times, be alert to flagging operations, shoulder work and trucks entering and exiting the roadway within the project area.

Scenic Foothills Community Council Meeting April 7

Scenic Foothills Community Council (SFCC) will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 7, in the auditorium at Wayland Baptist University, 7801 East 32nd Avenue. Access via Old Muldoon Road off 36th Avenue, west of Muldoon Road.

Gunnar Knapp, Director of UAA Institute of Social & Economic Research (ISER), will update us on Alaska’s Fiscal Challenge. We have plenty of room and everyone is welcome. See links above for the agenda, April newsletter and Minutes of the March 3 meeting.

More information on Scenic Foothills Community Council website.