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Posted: Sunday, January 24, 2010

Today, Jan. 24

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Fundraiser for Haiti, noon-4 p.m., El Zarape Restaurant, street behind Costco. Three different meals to be offered at $10, each with all proceeds going to Catholic Relief Services and the Red Cross. Details: Maria, 523-5327.

Vinyasa Yoga class, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. $10. Yoga for "everyone," it involves gentle stretching to open up your day. Details: 586-1203.

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.

"Expressive Body: A Physical Approach to Performance" workshop for performers, storytellers and artists, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. $75 registration for two-day workshop. Details: 364-2421 ext. 232 or shona@perseverancetheatre.org.

Intermediate wheel throwing class with Joyce Payne, 2-5 p.m., The Canvas. Four-week class held Sundays Jan. 10-31. $145. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Adult marimba class with Annie Geselle and Michael Bucy, 6:30-8 p.m., The Canvas. Five-week class held Sundays Jan. 3-31. $75. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Monday, Jan. 25

Project Homeless Connect, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Centennial Hall. One-day, one-stop event designed to connect services to people experiencing homelessness. Services include employment, housing, food, legal services, medical, dental, vision, mental health and substance abuse, haircuts, massage, foot care and more. Services and perks coordinator: DiAnne Slater, 321-9530 or dianneinjuneau@gmail.com. Donations coordinator: Brenda Hewitt, 463-5530 or bhewitt@unitedwayseak.org. Details: www.unitedwayseak.org or Allen, 780-3041 or allen_hulett@ghscorp.org.

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

Toddlertime, 10 a.m., downtown library. At 11 a.m. at the Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Bartlett Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. Playtime for toddlers and support group for parents. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.

Bartlett Regional Hospital RRC Advisory Board meeting, noon, BRH Administration Building, Board Room. Details: Jim, 796-8463.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Juneau School District Policy Committee meeting, noon, JSD Central Office Board Room. Details: Shelley, 523-1702.

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

Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Jean, 463-5885.

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

Beginning wheel throwing class with Thomas Weise, 2-5 p.m., The Canvas. Six-week class held Mondays Jan. 4-Feb. 8. $210. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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

Arts Roundtable, 5:15 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. To talk about current local events in the arts world. Bring questions, updates on happenings in your organization, gallery or studio, and other topics of interest in the arts. Details: www.jahc.org or 586-2787.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Public Heath Center, downstairs conference room. Details: 463-1224.

Juneau Community Café, 6 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library, conference room. With Dr. George Brown in attendance. Pizza dinner and drinks provided. Childcare provided upon request. Details: juneaucommunitycafe@gmail.com.

Healthy Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital classrooms, Robert F. Valliant Administration Building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

Prenatal Yoga class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free. This ongoing class encourages gentle exercise and stretching for the pregnant woman. Details: 586-1203.

Beginning jewelry making class with Rowan Law, 6-9 p.m., The Canvas. Four-week class held Mondays Jan. 4-25. $150. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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

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



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