School’s out, CDFU meeting, Cordova Cleanup

Veterinary Services

Dr. Ken Hill of Waterways Veterinary Clinic will be available in Cordova through May. For spay and neuter services, health certificates, vaccinations and wellness exams, contact the Petersburg clinic at 907-772-3191 to schedule an appointment or email clinic@waterwaysvet.com to be added to the call list.

Membership Drive and Annual Meeting

Cordova District Fishermen United is hosting a membership drive and annual meeting on Friday, May 24 at the Pioneer Igloo. Doors open at 1 p.m. for membership renewals and the Annual Meeting will begin at 2 p.m. For more information, stop by CDFU’s main office at 509 1st Street or call 907-424-3447.

School’s Out Party!

Cordova Public Library is hosting a School’s Out Party featuring the animated feature film, “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”. There will be a super hero photobooth and the first 25 kids at each showing will receive a free comic book. Showings are at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Cordova’s Northstar Theatre.

Cordova Cleanup Day

The Cordova Chamber of Commerce is hosting Cordova Cleanup Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 25. Meet at the Cordova Center at 10 a.m. to get bags, gloves and location assignments. Participants meet at noon at the Cordova Center for a barbeque lunch, free for all volunteers. Volunteers will also receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win door prizes.

National Trails Day

Join Cordova’s Forest Service Rangers on a family hike to discover clues along Haystack Trail on National Trails Day, Saturday, June 1. Download the game app Agents of Discovery before arriving at 10 a.m. at Haystack Trailhead, Mile 19 Copper River Highway.

Become a HAM

Cordova Amateur Radio Club (CARC) is hosting HAM radio exam courses. To study for the Technician, General, and/or Extra level exams, visit hamradiolicenseexam.com. Tests will be taken at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Monday, June 3 at the Fire Department Training room. There is a fee of $15 and pre-registration is required. Contact Dick Groff at 907-424-5542 for more information.

Fisheries Achievement Award reception

Prince William Sound Science Center invites everyone to attend their annual Fisheries Achievement Award reception at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 8 at the Prince William Sound Science Center. This event honors an individual or group for making a significant contribution toward the sustainable use of fishery resources in Prince William Sound or the Copper River regions.


MONDAYS

Al-Anon in Cordova

Al-Anon for friends and family of alcoholics meets 7 p.m. Mondays at the Wellness Center (old DMV office). For more information, contact Katie at 907-965-5909.


TUESDAYS

Gospel sing-along

Join members of the St. George Episcopal Church on Tuesdays from 4-5 p.m. at the Cordova Community Medical Center for their Tuesday gospel sing-along, started in honor of Frances Mallory, and led by Christina Vican and Rev. Belle Mickelson. Anyone who wants to sing or play gospel songs is welcome to join to bring smiles to the long-term residents and hospital staff. For more information contact Belle on 907-424-5143.

Men’s Bible study

A men’s Bible study, led by Matt Rush, will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays at the Red Dragon.

Knit & Lit Book Club

Bring your knitting and join the Knit & Lit Book Club at 7 p.m. at the fireplace in the Cordova Public Library, the last Tuesday of every month.


THURSDAYS

Skeet and Trap

Join the Cordova Trap & Gun Club every Thursday evening starting at 6 p.m. for skeet and trap shooting at the Cordova Public Shooting Range out Sheridan Glacier Road. For more information, follow their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/groups/CDVTrapGun or email CDVTrapGun@gmail.com.


FRIDAYS

Patch the Pirate Kids Club

Patch the Pirate Kids Club will be held 3-5 p.m. Fridays at the MorningStar Independent Baptist Church, at their new location at the old troopers building, for children grades first through sixth.


SATURDAYS

Homeport

Homeport Coffee Shop is open from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday nights. Enter at the side door, below the Cordova Community Baptist Church, and enjoy coffee, desserts, free Wi-Fi and board games.


SUNDAYS

Skeet and Trap

Join the Cordova Trap & Gun Club every Sunday from 1-3 p.m. for skeet and trap shooting at the Cordova Public Shooting Range out Sheridan Glacier Road. For more information, follow their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/groups/CDVTrapGun or email CDVTrapGun@gmail.com.

Movies with Alec

Join librarian Alec for Sunday Movies from 1-4 p.m. Sundays at the Education Room in the Cordova Center. Free popcorn is provided. Choose from the movie selection at the library. First come, first serve. The event is free for the public.

Youth gathering

Attend youth gatherings Sunday nights at 6 p.m. at the Church of the Nazarene Education Building. Students grades 7-12 are welcome. Call Pastor Steve Leppert at 907-429-6262 for more details.

Visit our event calendar at thecordovatimes.com/events. Have an upcoming event? Submit it at thecordovatimes.com/submit-your-event or email suggestions for Around Town to share@thecordovatimes.com.