Around Town: What’s happening in Cordova

‘Fantastic Beasts’
Cordova High School Tech Club presents it’s final movie for the season, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 6 at the North Star Theatre of the Cordova Center.

Copper River Delta
Shorebird Festival
The 2017 Copper River Delta Shorebird Festival continues through May 7. Local registration is $25 for adults, $10 for students (age 13-18) and free for kids 12 and under. Stop by the Cordova Chamber, call 424-7260 or register online at

The Blessing of the Fleet
Cordova District Fishermen United is hosting a blessing of the fleet for the 2017 fishing season at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 6 at the US Coast Guard Cutter Sycamore dock.

Nirvana Park meeting
A public meeting is scheduled at the Cordova Center from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. May 8 to discuss recommendations of the Cordova Historical Society for restoration and preservation of Nirvana Park.

2017 Seine Division Meeting
Cordova District Fishermen United Seine Division with meet with Alaska Department of Fish & Game at 5:30 p.m. May 11 at the CDFU office.

Veterinary services
Dr. Ken Hill will be available for vet services May 9-13. Call 907-772-3191 or email to schedule an appointment.

Chocolate Friend’zy
Friends of the Cordova Public Library are holding a Cordova teacher appreciation event from 4 p.m. to 6:45 p.m May 12. Tickets are $20 for a four-flight sample of chocolate and a wine pairing. All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Library.

Classical guitarist Jurgen Ogrodnik
Classical guitarist Jurgen Ogrodnik will be performing 7 p.m. May 12 at the North Star Theatre.  Ticket price are $20 for adults, and $8 for students and seniors.

Story time for little ones
Story time is 11 a.m. Wednesdays at the Cordova Public Library. Read stories, play with puppets, and do a simple craft. All ages are welcome but caregivers need to attend as well.

Please see our Events page for more happenings around Cordova!

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