Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, January 02, 2002

Today

Just For Dads, Bartlett Beginnings Family Birth Center, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. Prenatal class designed for expectant fathers. Details and registration: Bartlett Beginnings, 586-8424.

Thursday, Jan. 3

Parks and Rec. Youth Indoor Soccer Coaches meeting, noon-1 p.m., Room 224 of City Hall. Details: Laurie, 586-5278.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Beginnings Family Birth Center, Bartlett administration building classroom. For new parents and their infants up to 1 year. No registration required.

Juneau Garden Club Business Meeting, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Vivian, 790-2156.

Airport Board Leasing Policy Committee meeting, 3 p.m., Glacier Restaurant conference room.

Americans with Disabilities Act Committee, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Friday, Jan. 4

Theatre Organ Concert, noon, State Office Building. Alice Branton, organist and former Juneau resident, will present a program of music on the Kimball Theatre organ.

"Intertidal Explorations," new Juneau Arts and Humanities Council exhibit and opening reception, 4:30-6 p.m., JAHC Gallery, 206 N. Franklin St. Collection of x-rays, photographs, cyanotypes and found objects by David Job. Show runs through Jan. 29.

Alaska Native Brotherhood, Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2 installation of officers and reception, 7 p.m., ANB Hall, 320 West Willoughby Ave. Public welcome.

"Buddhism in the East - People and Temples," 7:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. First in the 2002 Fireside Program Series. Hosted by Linda Buckley.

Saturday, Jan. 5

Waste Management Inc. free Christmas tree chipping, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Capital Disposal Landfill, 5600 Tonsgard Court. Tree must be free of all decorations and nails. Food bank donations also accepted. Public is encouraged to bring cardboard, newspaper, glass and cans for recycling. Proceeds go to Red Cross. Details: 780-6888.

Juneau Singles Twelfth Night Party, 6 p.m., 8617 Marilyn Ave. Bring a potluck item and beverage for a celebration to end the Christmas season. Details: 789-5654.

Sunday, Jan. 6

Juneau-Douglas High School Baseball Clinic, 4-6 p.m., Marie Drake gym. Open to players ages 10-14. Featuring former JDHS players Chad Bentz and Rob Conway. Cost is $25 at the door. Details: Jim Ayers, 586-9832, evenings.

Monday, Jan. 7

Toddler Time, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Tlingit Story Telling, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen Northrup, 463-6175.

Breastfeeding Success and Newborn Care and Infant Carseat Safety, Bartlett Beginnings Family Birth Center, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. Class for expectant parents. Details and registration: 586-8424.

Adult badminton open gym, 8-10 p.m., Auke Bay Elementary School. Teenagers and adults encouraged to attend. All skill levels welcome. Gym fee is $3, shuttlecocks provided. Details: Theresa Walden, 790-2499.

Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. Or they can be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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