Get off the couch!



What: Dance semester stresses off with aerobic choreography with a Latin flare. The course is available for any age and any experience level.
When: Thursday, Feb. 15 at 12 – 1 p.m.
Where: Wells Fargo Sports Complex – The Studio
Cost: Free for students

‘Black Panther’ showing

What: Join fellow colleagues and UAA Student Activities in a reserved theater to catch Marvel’s newest flick, “Black Panther.”
When: Thursday, Feb. 15 at 7 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Century 16 (301 E. 26th Ave.)
Cost: $6 for a ticket, popcorn and drink. Only 100 spots available, save a spot at

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“Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity”

What: A full-dome show from Thomas Lucas productions, narrated by Liam Neeson, showcases the science of black holes, stars and formation of the early universe.
When: Friday, Feb. 16 at 8 – 9 p.m.
Where: UAA Planetarium
Cost: $5 for UAA student and youth; $10 for general public

congratulations from UPD to UAA graduates

Explore More: Sledding

What: Bring friends and a creative sled to be entered to win two tickets to the Banff Mountain Film Festival at Explore More’s sledding event.
When: Saturday, Feb. 17 at 12 – 3 p.m.
Where: Service High School (5577 Abbott Road). Transportation available at UAA Bookstore at noon.
Cost: Free

Latin Dance: Bachata

What: Learn the bachata during beginner Latin dance lessons, taught by Alaska Dance Promotions.
When: Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 7 – 8 p.m.
Where: UAA Cafeteria
Cost: Free for students taking six or more credits with valid student ID

Around town

Elemental: Spirit – Science for Adults

What: This lab event at the Anchorage Museum is for adults who are kids at heart. Learn about the crafting of spirits with Double Shovel Cider Co., spiritual beads while crafting with them, romance in the animal world and more.
When: Friday, Feb. 16 at 6 – 9 p.m.
Where: Anchorage Museum (625 C St.)
Cost: Half-price admission for Friday Night Polar Nights. $6, with discount, for students, seniors and military; $7.50 for Alaskan resident; $9 for adult.

Spenard Prom 2018

What: Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Spenard Prom. Prizes for costumes and dancing, plus music by DJ Spencer Lee and Alex the Lion.
When: Thursday, Feb. 15 at 8:30 p.m. – Midnight
Where: Bear Tooth Theatrepub (1230 W. 27th Ave.)
Cost: $15, tickets available at Must be 21+.

“Little Shop of Horrors”

What: Atwood Concert Hall hosts “Little Shop of Horrors,” a musical based on the 1986 American rock musical horror comedy film.
When: Feb. 20 – 25, times varying
Where: Alaska Center for the Performing Arts (621 W. Sixth Ave.)
Cost: $49.25 for adults, $46.25 for youth 18 and under.

“Filmed by Bike” Film Festival

What: Alaska Pacific University Outdoor Programs and Bike Anchorage bring the Portland, Oregon film event to Anchorage, hosting the best in cycling films.
When: Thursday, Feb. 15 at 8 – 10:30 p.m.
Where: Alaska Pacific University, Grant Hall (4101 University Drive)
Cost: $5