While there are many things to do and places to go on the Kenai Peninsula, antique shops and/or flea markets are rarely among them. Until the outdoor Swank Street Antiques & Art Market made its debut in Soldotna the weekend of July 18th, that is.
It's been said by those who volunteer for a variety of community service organizations that if you do a good job and work hard you'll get a good paycheck; but if you volunteer you'll have fun, friends and reap a reward far greater than any paycheck.
The latest dinner show by the Triumvirate players, the Broadway smash "Guys & Dolls", opened last weekend at the Triumvirate Theatre in Nikiski. Ten years ago Joe Rizzo opened the first Triumvirate theatre and book store in the Peninsula Center Mall.
The Annual Rotary Unity Run has established itself not only as a favorite event for runners in Alaska, but has become a meaningful community event for local families who see running as a means of putting unity in community.
Lemonade Day was June 14th in Kenai and Soldotna, and event that is all about "Empowering today's youth to become tomorrow's entrepreneurs," according to January Yeager, project coordinator for the Soldotna Chamber of Commerce.