Around Town

Posted: Monday, January 28, 2002


Youth on the Street meeting, 4:45-6 p.m., Marie Drake Building Room 316. All welcome. Details: Ric, 463-5226, or 789-2728.

Lands Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly chambers.

Free English as a Second Language Classes, every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Human Resources Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly chambers.

Assembly Meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly chambers.

Foster Care Orientation, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, 3032 Vintage Blvd. No. 102 (across from Carrs). Details: Candice, 465-3740, or Janna, 790-4246.

Adult badminton open gym, 8-10 p.m., Auke Bay Elementary School. Teen-agers and adults encouraged to attend. All skill levels welcome. Gym fee is $3, shuttlecocks provided. Details: Theresa Walden, 790-2499.

Tuesday, Jan. 29

"Working Together: Tourism in Southeast Alaska," a three-day symposium at Centennial hall, begins today. Registration required, call Marti, 586-8872.

Alaska Travel Industry Association marketing meeting, 8 a.m., Ray Renshaw Room of the Aspen Hotel, across from the airport. Details: Mark, (907)646-3311.

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's (in the Mendenhall Mall). Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 354-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

Quilting Resource Center, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 2-4 p.m., Glacier Restaurant conference room. FY03 and FY04 budgets to be discussed.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

Meeting regarding kidney dialysis, patients, families and friends invited, 7 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Admnistration Building.

Wednesday, Jan. 30

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Dixie, 789-0449.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Everyone welcome, quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., downtown library.

Baby-Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Public Works and Facilities Meeting, noon, Assembly chambers.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday` at the Federal Building. Details: 586-1612.

Juneau Chess Club, 4-8 p.m., downtown public library. Sets provided, rules taught, all welcome. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Juneau Economic Development Council seminar, "Employee and Self-employed Benefits", 5:30-8:30 p.m., JEDC, 612 W. Willoughby. Details: 463-3662.

Winter Classics Juneau Concert, featuring musicians of the Sitka Summer Music Festival, 8 p.m., Northern Light Church. Tickets at Hearthside or at the door.

Thursday, Jan. 31

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

Bill Egan Forum: Senate Democratic leader Johnny Ellis will speak, noon, the Baranof. Details: Cindy, 790-3931.

Big Brothers Big Sisters Volunteer Open House, noon-1 p.m., Back Room of the Silverbow, 5-6:30 p.m., downtown library conference room. Details: 586-3350.

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

GED Orientation workshop, 1:30-2:30 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development public meeting on health and safety in Alaska's workplaces, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: Becky, 269-4939.

Amnesty International Meeting, 6 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Amy, 789-0308.

Parks department meeting with Mendenhaven area neighbors to discuss planning for the park, 6-8 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library.

Adult badminton open gym, 8-10 p.m., Auke Bay Elementary School. Teen-agers and adults encouraged to attend. All skill levels welcome. Gym fee is $3, shuttlecocks provided. Details: Theresa Walden, 790-2499.

Friday, Feb. 1

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple.

Fireside Program: "Shuyak Island State Park," 7:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. Or they can be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.

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