Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, January 28, 2003

Today

Introduction to Word 2000, (six-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m.

Seeking Peace With Iraq, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Connie, 586-1477.

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

Cribbage, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

MADD Victim Impact Panel, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Episcopal Church, corner of Fourth and Gold. Details: 463-2562.

Wednesday, Jan. 29

Polaris House at Gastineau Human Services Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

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.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends & Others Opposing War in Iraq, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Amy or John, 586-4409.

The city Port Development Committee meeting, 1:30 p.m., Assembly chambers.

SERRC Introduction to PowerPoint 2000 (six-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m.

Juneau-Douglas High School Parent Potluck, 5-7 p.m., JDHS library. There will be an update on the renovation project. Details: 523-1567.

"Minimize Your Business Taxes" presented by the Juneau Small Business Development Center, 6-9 p.m., third-floor conference room of the Juneau Empire Building. Details: 463-3789.

Juneau World Affairs Council presents "Implications of a War on Iraq for Peaceful Resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict" by Judith Kolokoff, 6 p.m., Dimond Courthouse. A reception will be at 5:30 p.m.. Details: 586-4409.

Water Walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. This is a low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

Mendenhall Watershed Partnership, 7-9 p.m., UAS Lake Room. Details: Amy, 586-6853.

Juneau Macintosh Users Group, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Library Conference Room. Details: Tim, 789-8470.

Thursday, Jan. 30

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Polaris House at Gastineau Human Services Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

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

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

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

Introduction to Word 2000, (six-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m.

The DZ PTO presents an evening of storytelling, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Storytellers include Brett Dillingham, Grace Elliott, Greg Brown and students.

"The Roots of Violence: Life under Occupation in Palestine" presented by Judith Kolokoff, 7-9 p.m., Fellowship Hall, Northern Light United Church. Details: 586-4409.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Friday, Jan. 31

Polaris House at Gastineau Human Services Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Water Walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. This is a low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

Fireside Chat with Gary Miller, two shows, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Polaris House at Gastineau Human Services Snack & a Movie Friday, 7-10 p.m., Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, Feb. 1

Snowflakes & Stars Beading Creations, 1 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Library. Ages 9 through adult.

The Juneau Bead Society, 2-4 p.m., The Cathedral of the Nativity on the corner of Fifth and Harris. Details: 586-3223.

Tlingit Language Class, 2-4 p.m., Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel.

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



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