Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, January 10, 2001


Bartlett Regional Hospital Planning Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., administration boardroom.

Parents Anonymous meeting, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Snacks provided (no child care). Details: 790-4102.

Gastineau Humane Society, monthly Board of Directors meeting, 6 p.m., 7705 Glacier Highway.

Small business tax primer, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire building, third floor conference room. John Logan, CPA of Logan General Tax Practice, will instruct small business owners on tax laws and preparation for tax season. $25 fee; call 463-3789 to pre-register.

Wednesday evening classes begin, 6:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Topics include: "How to Manage Your Money," "The Zen of Fly-Tying" and "Too Busy Not to Pray." Classes are free. Details and sign-up: 586-3131.

Juneau Alpine Club hike at Outer Point, 6:30 p.m.. Details: Kathy Landry, 789-7058.

Teamsters Local 959 Membership meeting, 7 p.m., Teamsters Hall, 306 Willoughby Ave.

Southeast Alaska Land Trust slide presentation and informative discussion, 7-8:30 p.m., Hammond Room, Centennial Hall. Issues covered include land trusts and conservation easements in Southeast. Details: 586-3100.

Pianist Adam Neiman will give a master class for piano students, 7 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School Auditorium, call Juneau Arts Council to register. Details: 586-2787

Thursday, Jan. 11

Bartlett Regional Hospital Joint Conference meeting, 7 a.m., administration boardroom.

Storytime at the Douglas Public Library, 11-11:30 a.m.

Litter Free Inc. meeting, noon, downtown Public Library large conference room. Lunch will be provided. Details: Laurie, 790-4768.

Rep. Beth Kerttula and Sen. Kim Elton, "They're Baack!", noon, Baranof Hotel, sponsored by The Bill Egan Forum. Details: Cindy, 790-3931.

Juneau Douglas High School Parent Group January meeting, 12:05 p.m., JDHS Library. Details: Kim Blair, 789-3556.

Juneau Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Sue, 789-0892.

"What to do with the site of the ferry building next to JDHS?", Juneau School Board Facilities Committee meeting, 4:30 6 p.m., boardroom.

Reception for Charlie Northrip, 5:30 p.m., followed by free public talk, "Growing Democracy Through Media In Croatia," 6 p.m., second floor Dimond Courthouse. Details: Joe, 463-2624.

Parents Anonymous meeting, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly meeting, "Flyfishing Secrets of Montana Creek," 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Library. Details: 586-1454.

Juneau Airport Wetlands Watch, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library. Laurie Ferguson Craig will speak on her human and bird observations at the airport dike trail. A short report on SEALTrusts refuge project will also be given. Details: Deborah, 789-4260.

Contra dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Capital School. New and beginning dancers welcome. Partners not necessary. Details: 463-3214.

Registration for UAS spring semester, 8 p.m., Auke Lake campus. Details: 465-6458.

Friday, Jan. 12

Storytime at the Valley Public Library, 11-11:30 a.m.

Registration for UAS spring semester, 11 - 2 p.m., Bill Ray Center. Details: 465-6458.

Parents Anonymous Group for Parents of Special Needs Children, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. Child care and lunch provided. Details: 790-4102 or 586-8228.

Parents Anonymous en Espanol, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Proveemos cuidado de ninos y la cena. Details: 790-4102.

Musical, "The Night The Forest Cried," 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, presented by Douglas Youth Drama Association. Free admission. Details: J. Althea, 586-1933.

Fireside Series, "Prehistory and Paleoecology of Southeast Alaska Caves," 7:30 - 9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center theater. Details: Dale Campbell, 790-7425.

Saturday, Jan. 13

Dance registration, Nugget Mall, 10 4 p.m., ages 4 to adult. Details: Janice Holst, 586-1462.

Career Education registration for UAS spring semester, 10 4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 465-6458.

Multiple Sclerosis Self-help Group monthly meeting, 1 p.m., Travelodge banquet room. Details: Nancy, 586-1701.

"Fun with Straws" class, 1-4 p.m., City Museum. Taught by Jeff Brown. Youth 10 and older, pre-registration required. Each student will make a straw star two feet in diameter. Materials are provided; cost is $11.55. Details: 586-3572.

The Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center hosts "Community Landmark Trees," 2 - 4 p.m., all ages welcome. Details: Dale Campbell, 790-7425, Sam Skaggs or Richard Carstensen at 463-5511.

Musical, "The Night The Forest Cried," 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, Free admission. Details: J. Althea, 586-1933.

Sunday, Jan. 14

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship membership service, 10 a.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Continued discussion of "community" with Jim Nelson. Public welcome.

Community Schools registration winter/spring classes, noon - 3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 463-1717.

Dance registration, Nugget Mall, 1 - 4 p.m., ages 4 to adult. Details: Janice Holst, 586-1462.

GCLL's Fourth Annual Spaghetti Feed, Early Registration and Dessert Auction, 4-7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Cost: $5 per person, $15 per family. Registration continues through Feb. 11. Team sizes are limited. Details: 789-9806.

Musical, "The Night The Forest Cried," 2 p.m., Palace Theatre. Free admission. Details: J. Althea, 586-1933.

Monday, Jan. 15

"A Day Off For Hunger, A Day On For Service," a city wide food drive in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Non-perishable food items can be donated by placing them on your porch no later than 1 p.m. or may be brought to JDHS Commons between noon and 1 p.m.. Details: Girl Scouts, 586-1710.

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