Saturday August 3, 2019

9:00 am – People involved in the parade gather at the Bay Chalet to organize

9:30 am – Parade leaves Bay Chalet, goes through town, and ends at the Church of Thorne Bay

9:45 am – Parade Awards at the Church of Thorne Bay

9:30 – 10:00 – Registration for Fun Run under the covered area at the top of the dock.  Thorne Bay Runner’s Club Event.

10:00 – Fun Run racers start their run on the road by the Harbor Master’s Building.

10:15ish – Kayak Safety Talk at the top of the dock

10:30ish – Kayak Races Start

11:15 – Family fun games begin.  Horseshoes, Foosball, Treasure Hunt, kids’ games, Kids face-painting, bowling, etc…

11:30 –Soap Box Derby Talk and Demonstration followed Directly by the Soap Box Derby

11:00-1:00 PM – Lunch under the park pavilion, provided by Tongass Federal Credit Union as part of their “Member Appreciation Day”

1:00 – Kayak Raffle/Pictures of Kayak winners and Derby winners to be taken

outside of City Hall

Thorne Bay Days Events are wrapped up by 2PM –


2:00 – Softball game up at the ballfield – everybody is welcome to play

Events that will be happening between 10 am and 2 pm – Toss Across, Face Painting, Kids Games, blow-up Bowling, Treasure Hunt, Human Foosball and Horse Shoes;

after 2PM – softball!

Participating Organizations: Tongass Federal Credit Union, POW Runner’s Club, Southeast Alaska Conservation Council, Seibukan Karate Academy, & SEARHC


Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

Public Health Thorne Bay Clinic, Call to schedule your appointment 907-826-3433

THURSDAY—August 22, 2019

At the Thorne Bay Clinic Kara McCoy, PHN will be offering: Immunizations STD Screenings WIC/Child Health Screenings Reproductive Health Services/Birth Control Narcan Training/Kits And other services as needed

Please call to schedule an appointment 907- 826-3433


The recent AMHS strike does not change the IFA schedule in any way. If you have travel set up with the AMHS to connect with the IFA, please call us 866-308-4848 and we will assist you in the best way we can to reschedule, cancel, refund and/or hold a credit balance.

If you have paid reservations and would like to keep them and see if this situation can get resolved before your travel, please call us and let us know so we can put a note in your reservation that you are trying to connect with AMHS.

If you have paid reservations with the IFA and need to cancel your travel with the IFA, we can refund you in full. We can also hold a credit for you until this situation is resolved, or if you would like to hold then use the credit within one year.

The IFA will keep you updated as we all work through this.

Thank You,

Donna R. Halvorsen, Terminal Manager

Inter-Island Ferry Authority  866-308-4848

P.O. Box 495 Craig, AK 99921


Come and get it!


Tickets are on Sale Now at City Hall – $25 each

When:  Friday, August 2, 2019 at 5:30PM

Where:  Between Thorne Bay AK-49 restaurant & Tackle Shack

Who:  All net proceeds are split 50/50 between the Thorne Bay Volunteer Fire Squad and to Re-Build the EMS.

BonusBake-Off dessert contest. Sign up at City Hall before July 31 – NO ENTRY FEE.


Notice of Planning and Zoning Meeting

 The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Regular Meeting on Monday, July 15, 2019 at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers.

Items on the agenda will be Oath of Office, and scheduling their regular meeting dates and times

The public is invited and encouraged to attend all meetings of the planning and zoning commission.