For the last quarter of a century the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Kenai Peninsula have held a community fun event and auction to raise funds to support their activities and to continue providing a safe place for kids to have fun, study and learn sports and sportsmanship. Over 400 people turned out for the Silver Anniversary event-a record attendance, according to the president of the Boys & Girls Club board of directors, Ryan Tunseth.
Monday, October 21st marked the official grand re-opening of the Kenai Teen Center with a ribbon cutting by local officials that included Speaker of the House Mike Chenault, Senator Peter Micciche, Borough Mayor Mike Navarre, Kenai City Mayor Pat Porter, Boys & Girls Club president Ryan Tunseth and board member Scott Griffith. The renovations at the Kenai Recreation & Teen Center include new furniture, a theatre, new dance floor, snack bar and computer lab. The new equipment and facelift was made possible by an $80,000 state legislative grant.
? A Halloween carnival sponsored by Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church will take place 5-9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25 and 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Redemptorist Center, 222 West Redoubt Avenue, Soldotna.
? A Halloween carnival sponsored by Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church will take place 5-9 p.m. Friday and 1-4 p.m. Saturday at the Redemptorist Center, 222 West Redoubt Avenue, Soldotna.
Some life-long Kenai Peninsula residents had never fished before. Many of the children had never even been on the Kenai River, said Tami Murray, board member of the Kenai River Professional Guide Association.But that all changed Thursday afternoon.
As 2013 begins, Alaska residents gifted with timeliness will likely apply for their Alaska Permanent Fund dividends. During the PFD application-period about 4 percent of eligible residents donate to charities through the Pick. Click. Give.
Central Peninsula Hospital Celebrates Volunteer Week (Photos # CPH Volunteer pty 001, # 002, CPH Volunteer coordinator Elizabeth Wilson thanks Jane Smith CPH front desk director at Volunteer Week kick off luncheon.
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