Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Today

Alaska Committee meeting, 7 a.m., 612 W. Willoughby Ave. Details: Tricia, 463-3488.

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: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

"Write For Your Life" group, 11 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5267.

Glacier Valley Rotary Club meeting, noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.

Juneau Economic Development Council meeting, noon, 612 Willoughby Ave., Suite A.

KTOO slideshow: "Trip to Peru" by Lise Paradis and Dale Gosnell, noon, KTOO. Pack your own lunch. Details: Jeff, 463-6425.

Local Emergency Planning Committee meeting, noon, SEARHC Boardroom, Hospital Drive.

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

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 789-8884.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

Women Infant and Children walk-in clinic, 1-6:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

Assembly Finance Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: Laurie, 586-0216.

Building Code Advisory Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Juneau Fire Station.

"Introduction to Microsoft Access 2007" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Planning Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Center, BRH Board Room. Details: 796-8463.

"Douglas Serenity Seekers" Al-Anon Family Group, 5:15-6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Douglas United Methodist Church. Details: Lenne, 586-0152.

Juneau National Organization of Women monthly meeting, 5:15-7 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Open to the public. Details: www.juneaunow.org.

Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Watershed meeting room, fourth floor Senate Building. To discuss ideas for future and current projects. Details: Jeff, 789-7114.

Airport public review of schematic design of snow removal equipment facility and final review of airport runway safety area project, 6 p.m., Juneau International Airport, Aurora Room. With regular Airport Board meeting at 7 p.m.

"Parenting Issues: Supporting Kids in Doing Well at Home, in School and in the Community" informational class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Police Department, training rooms. With JDHS counselor Nancy Seamount and JDHS students. Free. Call to reserve place. Details: Lt. Kris Sell, 586-0618.

"Parenting Your Three- to Six-year-old" class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.

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

National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group, 7-8 p.m., Polaris House, 434 Willoughby Place. Details: Susan, 789-4814.

Children's Writers Group, 7-9 p.m., downtown library large conference room. Sponsored by the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Details: Dordie, 907-530-7018 or dordiecarter@yahoo.com.

Rotaract meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Baranof Hotel, Douglas Room. A social club for young people age 18 to 30. Details: Marc, 321-2261 or www.juneaurotaract.org.

Thursday, Jan. 15

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. The Prospector Hotel.

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 9 a.m., Juneau International Airport, Aurora Room. Regarding multi-year budget review.

Women Infant and Children walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

"Breath and Stretch" yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.

Alaskan Brewing Co. Barley Wine Tasting, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Alaskan Brewing Co., 5429 Shaune Drive. Must be 21 or older. Details: Nancy, 780-5866.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Juneau School District Facilities Committee meeting, noon, Juneau School District Office, conference room. Details: 463-1750.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Mental Fitness Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Do brain teasers, puzzles and other brain exercises to build your mental muscles and promote healthy aging. Sponsored by Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska. Details: Amber, 586-6044.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

"Introduction to Microsoft Word 2007" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Fisheries Development Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC.

Utility Advisory Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Lemon Creek Utility Building conference room.

American Cancer Society 2009 Relay for Life kickoff, 6 p.m., Nugget Mall, space across from Radio Shack. Details: Tracy, 789-1747.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.



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