Out and About

Posted: Thursday, January 03, 2002

In season: Wolf (Aug.-April), grouse (Aug.-May), ptarmigan (Aug.-May), coyote (Sept.-April) and hare (Sept.-April).

Jan. 3-7: Eaglecrest Ski Area open daily.

Jan. 4-6: Snowmachine avalanche class, $65. Call Southeast Alaska Avalanche Center, 586-5699, for details.

Jan. 5: Juneau Ski Club Mitey Mite program starts, Eaglecrest. Call 790-2001 for details.

Jan. 5-6: Eaglecrest ski and snowboard school four-week lesson programs begin. Call 790-2001 for details.

Jan. 10: Biologist Mike Jacobson presents a slide program about living in the Arctic coastal village of Kaktovik, adjacent to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, at the monthly meeting of Juneau Audubon Society, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library.

Jan. 11: Avalanche awareness class, 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold streets, $5 adults, $3 students. Call Southeast Alaska Avalanche Center, 586-5699, for details.

Jan. 11: Friday night skiing and tubing at Eaglecrest, 4-9 p.m.

Jan. 12: Annual Southeast Road Runners potluck banquet, 5 p.m., Gastineau Hatchery Reception Hall. For details, call Ken Maas, 789-5119, or Bob Marshall, 586-6200. Includes Empire Cup awards, entertainment and brief annual meeting with election of officers.

Jan. 12: Eaglecrest Race Rats programs begins. Call 790-2001 for details.

Jan. 25: Juneau Gun Club annual meeting, 6 p.m. at the club. Event planning, election of officers.

Jan. 25-28: Level II backcountry avalanche class, 36-hour course, $325 adults, $250 students. Call Southeast Alaska Avalanche Center, 586-5699, for details.

Jan. 27: NRA High Power and Sporting Rifle event, 9 a.m., registration. 10 a.m. shoot, at Hank Harmon Rifle Range.

Ongoing: Trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club, 5:30-9 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. Call 789-9844 for details.

Ongoing: Adult hike Wednesdays, usually starting around 9-10 a.m. Family hike Saturdays, usually starting around 9-10 a.m. No dogs or firearms please. Call the hike hotline at 586-0428 for details on the meeting place and route.

Submit calendar items to eschoenfeld@juneauempire.com.



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