Around Town

Posted: Thursday, January 19, 2006

Today

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

Parents Unite meeting, noon, downtown library.

Alaska Capital Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants luncheon, noon, Prospector Hotel. Details: 465-4502.

"The Coastal Coalition" Bill Egan forum and luncheon, noon, Baranof Hotel. Speaker is Rep. Beth Kerttula. Details: 723-7355.

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

"Good Grief" talk, noon-1 p.m., Hospice and Home Care Office, between Fifth and Sixth streets on Harris. Weekly talk to support each other through the grieving process. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

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

Juneau Airport Board Terminal Enhancement Committee, 1:30 p.m., Aurora Room at the airport. Details: 789-7821.

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.

"The Nitty Gritty of Home Health Nursing" seminar, 6-7:30 p.m., Catholic Community Services training room. Enter Gold Street between Fifth and Sixth streets. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

Free family law self-help clinic, 6-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Sponsored by Alaska Legal Services Corporation. Details: 586-6425.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River School library. Details: 586-3424.

Friday, Jan. 20

"Methamphetamines: A Growing Problem" seminar, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., 3239 Hospital Drive. Sponsored by Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority and National American Indian Housing Council.

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

Southeast Alaska Regional Dive Fisheries Association board of directors teleconference meeting, 10 a.m. Details: 907-874-3110.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Subdivision Review Committee, noon, Marine View Building, fourth floor. Details: 586-0736.

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

"Rally for Life," noon-1 p.m., Capitol Building. Sponsored by Alaskans for Life. Details: 789-9858.

Low vision support group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 586-4920.

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.

Pet loss support group, 5-6 p.m., Hospice and Home Care office, between Fifth and Sixth streets on Gold. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

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

"Mendenhall: Our Historic Glacier" fireside chat, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

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 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, Jan. 21

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

"S-Categories" Kid's Day Program, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 4-6. Details: 789-6640.

"S-Categories" Junior Rangers Program, 2-3 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 7-11. Details: 789-6640.

Free swim for SEARHC beneficiaries, staff and their families, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Sponsored by SEARHC Health Promotion and funded by Indian Health Services diabetes grant. Details: 364-4460.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

New England barn dance, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Sponsored by Alaska Folk Festival and Juneau International Folkdancers. Details: 364-5266.

Sunday, Jan. 22

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

Jack London movie, 3 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

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. 23

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

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

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