Around Town for Friday, Feb. 22

Edible Art of Place: Traditional and Contemporary Gathering and Use of Native Plants, 10 a.m.–12 p.m., UAS Glacier View Room (2nd floor, Egan Classroom Wing). With Libby Watanabe. Refreshments to follow. Details:

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

Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.

Juneau School District Indian Studies Program Parent Advisory Committee Board Meeting, 12-1:30 p.m., UAS Campus, Egan Center, room #220. This is an opportunity for parents to advocate for the educational, emotional and social needs of children. Free. Details: 523-1737.

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.

“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.

Fireside Lecture: “A Sea of Otters” with James Bodkin, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

“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., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

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

Sound and Motion: “To Russia With Love: An Alaskan’s Journey with Vic Fischer,” 7-8 p.m., UAS Egan Lecture Hall. Free and open to the public. Details:

Juneau Douglas High School Theater: “Annie,” 7 p.m., JDHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, JAHC, from cast members, and at the door. $20 general admission, $15 seniors, and $10 students; additional $2 at the door. Details:

Floyd Dryden Middle School Theater: “Oliver,” 7-9 p.m., TMHS Auditorium.

Emma Hill Solo Show, 7:30 p.m., The Rookery. Donation.

Live music: Captain Angry, 9 p.m., McGivney’s (formerly G.W.Teal’s). Classic Rock/Top 40 music.


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Around Town for Wednesday, Jan. 18

Alaska Beer Week: Tapping 25th Anniversary Perseverance Ale, all day. Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Women, Infants and Children walk-in clinic, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Read more
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