Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, January 20, 2009


Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:30 a.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

"Breakfast with the President" live broadcast of the Presidential Inauguration, 7:15-10 a.m., Centennial Hall. Free. Includes coffee. Bring a potluck breakfast, baked item or fruit. Details: Claire, 463-5591.

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

Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

"Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon Family Group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. every Tuesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. 10th St. Details: Barbra, 790-1029.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, downstairs at the Juneau Family Birth Center. All are welcome. Details: Shayna, 321-4121.

City Manager Screening Committee meeting, 1-5 p.m., City Hall, conference Room 223. This Assembly committee expects to enter Executive Session during the meeting.

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

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

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Juneau World Affairs Council Traveloge on Hungary with Deborah Smith, 5:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Free. Details: 957-0335 or

Planetarium show, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Marie Drake Planetarium. Make the stars shine. Free. Details: 586-1517 or

Healthy Relationships Class for Women, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Tuesdays from Jan. 20 to March 24. Facilitated by Saralyn Tabachnick and Ellen Naughter Andrews. Details: Ellen, 586-6623.

"Let's Quit!" smoking cessation group, 6-8 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Center, classrooms. Saturdays from Jan. 6 to Feb. 17. $75 for seven sessions. Details: 796-8422.

Cancer Support Group monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health & Birth Center, 1601 Salmon Creek Lane. With Susan Wylie facilitating. Newly diagnosed and longtime survivors all invited to attend. Details: Cancer Connection, 796-2273.

Juneau Yacht Club monthly dinner and program, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. With speaker Capt. Ed Page, of the Marine Exchange of Alaska, addressing emerging maritime issues and technologies. Details: David, 586-4886.

Narcotics Anonymous game night, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Wednesday, Jan. 21

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.

KTOO slideshow: "Rome, Umbria, Liguria coast (Cinque Terre)" by Paul Voelckers and Mary Pat Wyatt, noon, KTOO. Pack your own lunch. Details: Jeff, 463-6425.

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.

Docks and Harbors vessel out-cry auction, 2-4 p.m., Assembly Chamers.

Docks and Harbors Board meeting, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbor office. Public hearing on Emergency Amendments to Shore Power Access Fee Regulations, to be adopted immediately following the hearing. Details: or 586-0292.

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

24th annual welcome reception for the 26th Legislative Session, 5-6:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: Laurie, 586-0216.

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

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

Juneau World Affairs Council Speaker Series: "Impact Games for Peace" with Eric Brown, 5:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Library, public area. Brown co-founded ImpactGames to create compelling interactive experiences around current events. Free. Details: 957-0335 or

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau International Airport, Aurora Room. Details: 796-2092.

Suicide Loss Support Group, 6-7:30 p.m., Twin Lakes. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Ron, 790-4371.

"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.

Civil Air Patrol meeting, 7 p.m., CAP Hangar, Juneau International Airport. Details: Ken, 789-1492 or CAP, 789-0245.

JDHS Class of 1980 reunion planning meeting, 7 p.m., downtown library, large conference room. Details: Mona, 321-2601.

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library. With Tony Soltys presenting a flyfishing slideshow of fishing in New England and other exotic places. Everyone invited, especially nonmembers. Details: Tony, 789-9159.

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