Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, January 14, 2004

Today

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.

Airport staff meeting with the city lobbyist, 10-11 a.m., Aspen Hotel. Details: Pam, 789-7821.

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

Native Issues Forum, 11:30 a.m., ANB Hall, 320 West Willoughby Ave. Buffet is $10 and $6 for a soup and salad choice. Details: Dana, 463-7105.

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

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

Gastineau Humane Society Board of Directors monthly meeting, 6 p.m., Gastineau Humane Society Animal Shelter, 7705 Glacier Highway. Details: Pam, 789-0260.

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

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.

Thursday, Jan. 15

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

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

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

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

SAIL Low Vision Support Group meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. All are welcome. Details: 586-4920.

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

Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Capitol Planning Committee meeting, 3-5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

Juneau International Relations Advisory Committee meeting, 5 p.m., downtown library small conference room. Details: 586-5278.

Juneau Kucinich for President Campaign meeting, 5-7 p.m., downtown library conference room. All Kucinich supporters welcome. Details: Carol, 586-2410.

"Hope For Peace: Israeli & Palestinian Peacemakers working Together with Photojournalist Skip Schiel," 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. An evening of Schiel's photos, observations and dialogue based on his recent travels in the Middle East. Sponsored by Juneau People for Peace and Justice and The Juneau Friends Meeting.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Meeting will review the Cope Park Master Plan. Details: Diane, 586-0424.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Ravenstail Weavers, 7-9 p.m., Salvation Army Church basement, 439 W. Willoughby Ave. Bring your project and come weave. Details: 586-2491.

Friday, Jan. 16

Dog Task Force Wildlife/Sensitive Subcommittee meeting, 12:15 p.m., downtown library large conference room. Details: Diane, 586-0424.

• 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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