Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, January 31, 2001

Today

Juneau School District Budget Committee, 5 p.m., district office. Details: 463-1700.

Juneau Women's Council meeting to plan Women's History Month in March, 5:15 p.m., downtown library conference room. Details: 789-5942 or 789-4336.

Parents Anonymous, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Juneau Oratorio Choir presents, Sitka Summer Music Festival Concert, Evan Drachman, cello, and Richard Dowling, piano, 8 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Tickets are available at Hearthside Books.

Thursday, Feb. 1

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library.

Bill Egan Forum with Jim Ayers, Chief of Staff, noon, Baranof Hotel. Details: Cindy, 790-3931.

Juneau Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 789-0892.

Alaska Business Roundtable luncheon, Rep. Con Bunde, speaking on "If not us, who? If not now, when?" Noon, Hangar on the Wharf, Ballroom. Details: 586-2323.

Kids' Beading Circle, every Thursday, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St.. Details: Salty, 463-3220.

Southeast Regional Resource Center, COMTECH 2001 (Feb. 7-9) volunteer meeting, 5:30 p.m., downtown library.

Americans With Disabilities Act Committee meeting, 5:30 a.m., Mendenhall Library conference room. Details: 586-5278.

Parents Anonymous, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Juneau Police Department presents, D.A.R.E. Parent Training Course, 7-9 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. Registration: Community Schools, 463-1717.

Friday, Feb. 2

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley public library.

Parents Anonymous Group for Parents of Special Needs Children, 11:30-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. Child care and lunch provided. Details: 790-4102 or 585-8228.

Assembly/Legislative Delegation Luncheon, noon, assembly chambers. Details: 586-5278.

University of Alaska Fairbanks Juneau Center, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar, with Fishery Research Biologist Bonita Nelson, 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, room 221.

AWARE's Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Training, part 1, 5:30-8:30 p.m., AWARE business office. Call to register: 586-6623.

Parents Anonymous en Espanol, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Proveemos cuidado de ninos y la cena. Details: 790-4102.

Fireside Series, Southeast Wildlife Photography, Images and Technology, with John Hinde, 7:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Dale Campbell, 790-7425.

Youth Open Gym, 8-11 p.m., Floyd Dryden. Grades 5-12. Details: Community Schools, 463-1700.

Saturday, Feb. 3

Juneau Jumpers Skills Clinic, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Glacier Valley Elementary School. Open to grades K-8. Rope and snack included in $25 registration fee. Space limited to 40, so please call ahead of time. Details: Scott or Donna at 789-1320.

AWARE's Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Training, part 2, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., AWARE business office. Bring a sack lunch. Call to register: 586-6623.

Juneau Alpine Club children's hike, 10 a.m., West Glacier Trail Head, parking lot. Bring snacks. Details: Ellen Pavitt, 790-2976.

Kids Day Program, Forest Service Naturalist Jessie Schalkowski presents, Weather and Wildlife, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Children ages 7-12 welcome. Details: 789-6640..

Free health screening, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Sponsored by Bartlett Regional Hospital. Includes non-fasting cholesterol and random glucose testing, blood pressure checks, glaucoma screenings. Details: 586-8488.

Tours by the Artist, 1-3 p.m., city museum at 4th and Main. Jim Fowler will discuss his paintings, which will be on exhibit at the museum. Details: 586-3572.

Sunday, Feb. 4

Adult Volleyball/Basketball Open Gym, 7-9 p.m., Dzantiki Heeni Middle School. Details: Community Schools, 463-1700.

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