The Greater Sitka Arts Council is showing “Rickshaw and Canyons,” a double feature of two adventure films Thursday night at 7 p.m. at UAS. The event helps benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Dave Nevins and Jeff Budd explain.
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Arts Council to show adventure films tonight
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