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Posted: Thursday, January 13, 2005

Today

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Polaris House, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. various activities Monday through Friday, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

"Hearing Women's Voices - It's a New Year," 9 a.m.-noon, ANB Hall. Keynote speaker is Ernestine Hayes. Free and open to the public. Details: 780-8602.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 364-2378.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Juneau-Douglas High School Parent Group meeting, noon, JDHS library, upstairs. Details: 789-7634.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Computer Lab Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Collaboration Juneau Stakeholder meeting, 5-8:30 p.m., Centennial Hall Ballroom 2. Details: 586-3451.

Winter Holiday Leftovers choir and orchestra concert, 7 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. The Juneau-Douglas High School Music Department. Free to the public. Donations welcome. Details: 523-1583.

"Cruising the Bering Sea - Adventure on the Wild Side," slideshow by Dr. John Schoen, 7:30-8:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Auditorium. Admission is free. Sponsored by the Juneau Audobon Society. Details: 586-5816.

Friday, Jan. 14

Polaris House, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. various activities Monday through Friday, 4-9 p.m. dinner and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

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

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Organ Concert Friday, noon, State Office Building. Featuring J. Allan MacKinnon playing the Kimball Theatre Organ.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St. Suite 102.

Fireside Chat, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. every Friday, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Speaker KJ Metcalf lectures about Mendenhall Glacier and Admiralty Island. Details: 789-6636.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, Lower Floor Conference Room.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, Jan. 15

Saturday Cultural Activities, noon every Saturday, 3235 Hospital Drive (bingo hall). Sponsored by Tlingit & Haida Community Council. Details: 463-5680.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 4th and Main streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Spaghetti Feed for Tsunami Relief, 6 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School Commons. The evening will include dinner and a short film on the tsunami. Details: 789-6977.

WorldQuest Event, 6-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. Sponsored by Juneau World Affairs Council. Details: 586-1400.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, Lower Conference Room.

New England Barn Dance, 7:30-11 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, 430 Fifth St. No previous experience or partners needed. Wear flat, soft-soled shoes and cool, comfortable clothes. Details: 463-3214.

Sunday, Jan. 16

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, 11-12:15 a.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., Downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Monday, Jan. 17

Polaris House, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. various activities Monday through Friday, 4-9 p.m. Monday Night Football, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Dr. Martin Luther Kings birthday celebration, 10 a.m.-noon, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Sponsored by Tongass Alaska Girl Scouts. Girl Scouts of all ages and adults are welcome to attend. Details: 789-1004.

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

Toddler Time, 10-10:30 a.m., Downtown library. Details: 586-5249.

Toddler Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.



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