Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, January 06, 2004

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. All women are invited to learn new skills, discover interests and meet other women. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131 or Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

"The Current Conflict in Colombia and its Effect on Human Rights," reception and discussion by Andrea Doll, 5:30 p.m., Dimond Courthouse. Sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council. Details: 586-3155.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers. The board will be taking action on Lena Point Master Plan. Details: Diane, 586-0424.

Cribbage, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Friends of Recycling monthly meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., Douglas library. Everyone welcome. Details: 364-2536.

Childbirth Classes, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Family Birth Center upstairs. Six-week session. Free. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Wednesday, Jan. 7

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Low-Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Airport Board Operations Committee meeting, noon, Juneau Airport Taku Room. Draft Gate-Use Agreement will be discussed. Details: Patty, 789-7821.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

New Parents' Support Group, 1:30-3 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center upstairs. Everyone welcome. Lots of fun for new parents. Details: Sonia, 586-1203.

Polaris House Arts and Drawing class, 3:30-5 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Ice Hockey Gear Swap, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall Egan Room. Sponsored by the Juneau Adult Hockey Association. If you would like to sell your gear, drop it off between 4:30 and 5 p.m. Details: Aurah, 586-6114.

Healthy Pregnancy Classes, 6-8 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Family Birth Center upstairs. Six-week session. Free. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Alaska Photographic Arts Association meeting, 6:30 p.m., Douglas library. David W. Riccio, local artist, member of the Juneau Artist Gallery Co-op and co-owner of the Atelier Alaska Inc., will give a presentation on some of his recent art projects and his use of non-traditional art methods. Details: 463-3426.

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

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

ANS Camp 70 meeting, 7 p.m., ground floor conference room, Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority's building, 5446 Jenkins Drive. Details: Andrea, 789-0689.

- Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. They can also 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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