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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2008

Today, Feb. 1

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and ValleySenior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Informational meeting about Rotary Youth Leadership Awards, 11:20 a.m., Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School. Details: 321-0446 or 463-4915.

Organ concert with Laurie Clough, noon, State Office Building.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center.Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Women's recreational target shooting, 5-7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Hunter Education Facility, 5670 Montana Creek Road. Details:586-4101 or www.huntereducation.alaska.gov.

"Alaska's Dynamic Volcanoes" Fireside Lecture at the glacier, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Laurie, 789-6635.

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

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Friday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

First Friday Literary reading workshop with Ginny Mahar, Therese Harvey, Jonas Lamb and Evelyn Richards, 7 p.m., downtown library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

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

"Misery is Optional" Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m. every Friday, call for location. Details: Toni, 209-8664.

Moonlight swim, 8:45-10:45 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Pool lights will be dimmed. $4.75 adults, $2.75 youth, $2.50 seniors.Details: 586-5325.

Saturday, Feb. 2

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

Dads and Babies Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 Third St. For dads and their babies, 0-3 years old. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Adult court rentals, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at various Community Schools gyms. $20 per court per hour. Details: 523-1774.

Community Arts Celebration, 1-4 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Free. Featuring calligraphy printing, Valentine's Day card making, nature art projects, Raven's Tail weaving, book making, scratch board art, bear headdresses, recycled junk art, mosaic glass mirrors and more. Details: 364-2967.

AWARE Volunteer Advocacy Training, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., AWARE. Featuring "Legal Advocacy Overview," "Intro to Advocacy" and "DV/Substance Abuse" presentations. Three-week course. $25 registration. Details: Sophie, 586-6623.

China Joe presentation by Mark Whitman, 10 a.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: Krystal, 586-3572.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Spanish play group for 2- to 6-year-olds, 10-11 a.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

"Selling on eBay for Fun and Profit" presentation, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., The Creating Place. Learn the basics to start selling on eBay. Details: 780-5437.

Storytime for preschoolers, 10:30 a.m., Hearthside Books, Nugget Mall. Details: 789-2750.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Nonfasting glucose and cholesterol screening, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Free. Details: 796-8900.

Spanish Club for 7- to 14-year-olds, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

Faith Community School student "Souper Bowl of Caring" canned soup drive, 1-3 p.m., Safeway. Donations go to Helping Hands. Details: 790-2240.

Community Arts Celebration, 1-4 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Free. Open to the public. Featuring collograph printing, Valentine's Day card making, nature art projects, Ravens Tail weaving, book making, scratch board art, Bear Headdresses, recycled junk art, mosaic glass mirrors and more. Details: Sherri, 364-2967.

Recreational target shooting, 1-6 p.m. every Saturday, Juneau Hunter Education Facility, 5670 Montana Creek Road. Details: 586-4101 or www.huntereducation.alaska.gov.

"Silk Fusion: Hand Dyed Silk" presentation, 2-4 p.m., The Creating Place. Learn to create colors with raw silk fibers. Details: 780-5437.

"Come Out!" Ground Hog Day party, no-host dinner, 5:30-8 p.m., Doc Water's Pub & Restaurant, Velvet Room. Sponsored by Friends of PFLAG, and SEAGLA, Straights for Gays and Gays for Straights. Details: 586-3627.

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Saturday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Sunday, Feb. 3

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.

AWARE Volunteer Advocacy Training, 10 a.m-4:30 p.m., AWARE. Featuring "In Her Shoes," "Anti-Oppression/Cultural Awareness," "Rural Program" and "AWARE Services" presentations. Three-week course. $25 registration. Details: Sophie, 586-6623.

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.

Widowed Persons Program brunch, noon, Capital Cafe, in the Baranof Hotel. Details: Sue, 586-6424 or Sandy, 789-0355.

Recreational target shooting, 1-3 p.m. every Sunday, Juneau Hunter Education Facility, 5670 Montana Creek Road. With possible league matches to follow from 3-6 p.m. Details: 586-4101 or www.huntereducation.alaska.gov.

Tai Chi demonstration and workshop taught by Take-san, 2-6 p.m., Centennial Hall Hickel Room. All ages welcome. $10 regular, $5 seniors. Free fliers available at Centennial Hall. Details: 586-5283.

International folk dance, 6-8 p.m. every Sunday, JRC The Alaska Club, downtown. Free. Details: 586-5773.

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



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