Around Town

Posted: Monday, February 04, 2002

Today

Appeal Hearing before the Assembly regarding Hamilton Street Homeowner's Association vs. Planning Commission, 5 p.m., Assembly chambers.

Board of Education Budget Committee, 5 p.m., district office board room. Details: 463-1700.

Free English as a second language classes, every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

"Breastfeeding Success and Newborn Care and Infant Carseat Safety," 6-8 p.m., classroom in Bartlett Regional Hopital's sdministration building. Details or to register: 586-8424.

Free Science for Alaska lecture by Roger Smith, Director, University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute, "Watching the Aurora from Earth and Space," 7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: 465-6530.

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, Feb. 5

Toastmasters' Meeting, 6:10 a.m., Glacier Restaurant. Every Tuesday. Details: Jim Donaghey, 789-3074.

Life Ring meeting, 11-3 p.m., basement of the Cathedral of the Nativity, Fifth and Gold streets. Life Ring is a support group for women. Details: Kathee, 354-2131.

Energy Advisory Committee, noon, CBJ Building Room 204. Details: 586-5278.

City & Borough of Juneau Special Wetlands Review Board (WRB) meeting, noon, Marine View Building, 4th floor conference room. Topic: Refuge View subdivision. Details: Teri Camery, 586-0755.

Quilting Circle, sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center, noon-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Newcomers to town and beginners welcome. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Mayor's Task Force on Youth, 12:05 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library.

Bartlett Hospital Guild, 1 p.m., Juneau Empire Building. Details: Jeanette, 586-2074.

Airport Board Finance Committee, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Glacier Restaurant conference room.

Building Code Advisory Committee, 5 p.m., Juneau Fire Hall classroom.

Eaglecrest Ski Area Board of Directors meeting, 5:30 p.m., downtown library.

"Market Research: Understanding Customers, Competitors and the Market," 5:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Center, 612 W. Willoughby Ave.. Registration and details: 463-3662.

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

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee, 6 p.m., Assembly chambers.

Juneau Alpine Club Meeting, 6 p.m., Call Kim Turley for location information, 789-7058.

American Red Cross First Aid Course, 6-10 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive #203. Registration fee is $30. Details or to register: 463-5713.

Gastineau Philatelic Society, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Virginia Post, 364-3188.

Mendenhall Refuge Citizen Advisory Group, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. The public is invited to attend. Details: 465-4290.

Marie Drake Planetarium Show, "The Eight Planets Plus Pluto," 7-7:30 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Details: 586-3034.

Juneau Community Mediation Center Inc. (JCMC) information night, 7-8:30, JCMC. Details: Cristin, 463-4406.

Public Meeting regarding Subport Area Redevelopment, 7-9 p.m., Centennial Hall Ballroom 2.

"Learning to Live Healthy with Diabetes," 7-9 p.m. SEARHC WIC Classroom, 3245 Hospital Drive. Details: Joni Leet, 463-4092 or Emma Widmark, 465-8746.

Wednesday, Feb. 6

Free Consultations with Mike Taylor of UA Procurement Technical Assistance Centers, all day. Confidential sessions with disadvantaged, handicapped or woman entrepreneurs interested in doing business with city, state or federal agencies. Appointments: 1-800-478-7232.

"PC Repair Technician Training Course," begins today, Adult Basic Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Course is 18 weeks or 450 hours long. Details and to register: 586-5718.

Export Council Meeting with Gunnar Knapp, UAA Institute of Social & Economic Research, 8 a.m., Mayor's conference room. Topic: "Fish Farming & the Future of Alaska's Salmon Industry." R.S.V.P.: 271-6237.

Seafood Marketing Workshop, 9-4 p.m., UAS Bill Ray Center Room 154. Details: 465-5464.

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., meeting room in Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Bill, 789-7586.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 W. 10th St.. Everyone welcome, bring bag lunch. Quilts are donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Juneau public library. Details: 586-0434.

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

Juneau Economic Development Council, noon, 612 Willoughby Ste. A.

Peace Vigil sponsored by Juneau Friends meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m., Federal Building. Every Wednesday. Details: Louise Champlain, 586-4460 or 465-8536.

Parent Potluck, 5 p.m., JDHS library. Topic: Impact of school renovations on classes and activities at JDHS. Bring a dish to share.

Historic Resources Advisory Committee, 5 p.m., City Museum.

ADA Committee, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

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 nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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