April 28, 2018
Alaska Pacific University, a private college in Anchorage, held its Spring graduation ceremony at the Wendy Williamson auditorium. APU is a neighbor of UAA.
Can you commit to an act of kindness to celebrate the birthday of a 90 year old woman? Shirl Mauldin already has enough things, is a kind woman, come celebrate her birthday and kindness in the community.
Yoga is good for the body, mind and spirit. A local yoga instructor and a marketing director of a club are excited about a good opportunity for everyone in Anchorage, and beyond, to enjoy the benefits of yoga for free, if you are willing to go to the park strip on Wednesday evenings. Chanting is also shown here. Thank you to the members of the yoga class, you ladies look good!
RANDOM ACTS OF GOODNESS – this story was filmed spontaneously.
April 12, 2018
An Anchorage driver thanked Don Clack, Gale Rust and I after we helped her move her car. She stalled and it needed to sit a few minutes before she could restart it. Approaching vehicles carefully watched and cooperated with us, except for one dude. We achieved success, all went well, and moments later, the lady restarted her car and drove away.
Helping others is good to us, being safe while helping is good too.
UAA staff for the Student Union Activities go on their first day of shopping at Costco on March 31, 2018. Food is related to many activities on UAA campus and warehouse shopping helps keep expenses down. When an on campus club needs to provide food for a fundraiser, bulk foods prices create a larger margin of funds raised. Being able to stop in the student union and grab some quick food is good. A warehouse store makes this affordable, also, helps provide for supplies to make coffee, and provide free food for students, with an ID, who need it. Also, the money raised from the food at the information desk and the Union Cafe, pay the student workers
Saturday, March 31, was Transgender Visibility Day, when people of a transgender lifestyle can be heard and seen, with respect. This event also coincides with a local election with a ballot proposition, Proposition no. 1, commonly referred to as Prop 1, adding definition to who can use which choice of sex separated public bathrooms.
The annual Pioneer Stories takes place both weekends of the winter festival hosted at the Anchorage Senior Activities Center.