Around Town

Posted: Monday, February 03, 2003

Today

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

Science for Alaska Lecture Series presents Gentle Giants: Alaska's Humpback Whales by Jan Straley, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: 465-6530.

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.

Tuesday, Feb. 4

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

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.

Long Range Waterfront Plan Kickoff meeting with Scott Lagueux, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: 586-0736.

Faith-based weight loss support group, noon, Northern Light United Church. Details: 789-0320.

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

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 2 p.m., Glacier Restaurant Sounding Room. Details: Pam, 789-7821.

Introduction to Word 2000, (6 part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m.

JDHS Parent Safe Graduation Group meeting, 5 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Details: Janet, 789-0657.

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

Eaglecrest Ski Area Board of Director's Regular Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Public Library Large Conference Room. Details: Pauline, 586-5284.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

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.

Gastineau Channel Little League Board of Directors meeting, 6:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library.

Friends of Recycling, 6:30-8 p.m., KTOO conference room, 360 Egan Dr. Details: 364-2536.

CBJ Human Rights Commission, 7 p.m., 570 Seater Street. Details: Kristin, 586-9520.

ANS Camp No. 70 monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Tlingit and Haida Housing Authority Building, ground floor conference room, 5446 Jenkins Drive. Details: Andrea. 789-0689.

Wednesday, Feb. 5

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.

GED Orientation Workshop, 11 a.m., SERRC Adult Education Center. Details and sign-up: 586-5718.

Native Issues Forums with guest speakers Rep. Beth Kerttula and Sen. Robin Taylor, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., ANB Hall. Details: 463-7105.

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 Juneau Family Birth Center presents "Infant Massage" with Sonia Bradley, 1:30-3 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Details: 586-1203.

SERRC Introduction to PowerPoint 2000 (6 part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m.

Alaska HEMP (Help End Marijuana Prohibition) Juneau meeting, 6 p.m., 217 Seward Street. Details: 790-4367.

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

Housing First one-hour class for low-income home buyers, 7-8 p.m., Gruening Park Community Room, 1800 Northwood. Details: 463-1276.

"Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel - Keys to Spiritual Truth" workshop, 7-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5955.

Tree Pruning presentation, 7-9 p.m., Bill Ray Center room 154. $5 donation. Details: 364-2536.

Thursday, Feb. 6

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.

• 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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