Today, Sept. 21

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-0434.


Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.

“Dopeless Hope-fiends” NA meeting, 5-6 p.m. Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive.

Dedication for the Bishop Michael H. Kinney Memorial Peace Park, 5-6 p.m., Third and Seward Streets downtown, just below the Dimond Courthouse. A reception will follow from 6-7:30 p.m. Details: 586-6738.

Orca Youth Open House, 5-7 p.m., Twin Lakes. SAIL’s ORCA program is hosting an open house for youth grades 2nd through 12. ORCA provides year-round adaptive pursuits for people who experience disabilities. Current and prospective participants and their families are welcome to take part in free kayak rides, adaptive bike/trike demos, food, music and information. Free. Details: 586-0104.

Poetry slam, 6-8:30 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Sign-up starts at 6 p.m., show starts at 6:30 p.m. Suggested donation $5.

“Misery is Optional” Al-Anon meeting, 6-8 p.m. every Friday, 9950 Stephen Richards Memorial Drive. Potluck from 6-7 p.m., meeting from 7-8 p.m. Details: Toni, 209-8664.

Water walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

“Friday Potpourri” Al-Anon group, 7 p.m., 9950 Stephen Richards Memorial Drive, across from Duck Creek Market. Details: Mie: 635-4328.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. every Friday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Dan Hopson’s classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

Evening at Egan: “Monitoring the Mendenhall Outburst Flood,” with Eran Hood and Jason Amundson, 7 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall. A presentation on the origins of the Suicide Basin outburst flood on the Mendenhall Glacier, results from flood monitoring efforts on the glacier in the summer of 2012, and future work aimed at better understanding this local natural hazard. Free. Details:

“Death In Our Community: From Grief To Hope” with Dr. Lani Leari, 7-9 p.m., Egan Room, Centennial Hall. Leary will explore ways for people to see death not as a tragedy, but as a opportunity to make a positive difference to the person dying and in the lives of surviving loved ones. Leary is the author of “No One Has to Die Alone: Preparing for a Meaningful Death.” Free. Details: 789-5586.

“Swing Into Recovery” dance, 7:30 p.m., Rockwell (formerly Elk’s Club, downtown). Part of Juneau Recovery Month events. Featuring live swing music from Swing Ba-da Bing and swing dance lessons from Daniel Martin. Dance begins at 8 p.m. Details: 465-4765.

“Of Mice and Men,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Directed by Art Rotch, and starring Kevin Bennett as George and Bostin Christopher as Lennie. Details:


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