October 23, 2015
Saturdays: November 7, 14, 21, and December 5, from 2 – 5 p.m. $190 includes all supplies. Instructed by Tim Carlson. Held at the Gilson Middle School Art Studio. Open to ages 16+. An introduction to working with clay, basic hand-building and wheel throwing techniques, glazing, and firing in a kiln. To sign up, please ...
Wet Felting – Scarf Workshop
October 12, 2015
Learn the ancient art of felting and create a wearable scarf for yourself or as a gift, just in time for the holidays! Sign up for the Wet Felting Scarf Workshop that will be held on Sat. Nov. 7, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., at the PWSC Art Studio. The total cost to attend ...
Hydroponic Growing, Feasibility and Applications
September 23, 2015
On Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 6 p.m., PWSC and Copper Valley Development Association will be hosting a discussion on hydroponic growing in Valdez. Topics will include: sustainability, food security, small business development, and healthy good tasting food produced locally year-round. Call 834-1689 for more information. This event is free to attend.
Avalanche Level 1
September 16, 2015
Learn the basics of snow stability, route finding, and safe travel in avalanche terrain. Learn how to make better decisions while traveling in the backcountry by taking the Avalanche Level 1 course. The course will be offered with AIARE training and certification. Dates: Oct.27 – Oct.29: 6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.; Oct.30 – Nov.1: 8:30 ...
Tsunami Awareness and Coastal Community Resilience
August 18, 2015
Tsunami Awareness Course The National Disaster Preparedness Training Center will be presenting this eight hour training course on the Valdez Campus. The course will provide a basic understanding of tsunamis, hazard assessment, warning and dissemination, and community response strategies to effectively reduce tsunami risk. No advanced knowledge and experience of tsunamis is required. The goal ...