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Posted: Friday, February 04, 2005

Today

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

Juneau International Airport open house, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Aurora room at the airport. Open for public to review and make comments on the Terminal Building Alternatives.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

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

Holistic medicine with energy balancing, 12:15-1 p.m., Alaska Holistic Family Medicine. Details: 523-9355.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie/Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Charismatic megafauna of the Patagonian coast" with Dr. Milo Adkison, Anderson building, room 221. Sponsored by UAF School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences. Details: 465-6441.

Wearable Art exhibit opening, 4:30-7 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: Jane 586-3572.

Eros and Art exhibit opening, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery. Details: 586-ARTS.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St., Suite 102.

"What's Happening to the Glaciers of Southeast Alaska?" fireside chat, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. every Friday, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

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

"Swingin' in the Rain," Jazz pianist Barney McClure performs with more than 25 Juneau singers, 7 p.m., ANB Hall. Music starts at 8 p.m. Silent auction, fruits and cheeses and no-host bar. Proceeds benefit Juneau Jazz & Classics festival. Tickets $15 at Hearthside Books or at www.jazzandclassics.org.

"The Story of the Orphan Train," a one-woman play with Pippa White, 7 p.m., Downtown library.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room.

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

Saturday, February 5

AARP Driver Safety program, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Norma Jean 586-2493.

Juneau School District Battle of the Books, 9 a.m. and 10 a.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Details: 364-2261.

14th Annual Kids Safe Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Centennial Hall. All kids and parents welcome. A community service of Bartlett Regional Hospital.

"Southeast Sea Creatures," with naturalist Maegan Cieciel, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Sponsored by Kids' Day. Details: 789-0097.

Saturday Cultural Activities, noon every Saturday, 3235 Hospital Drive (bingo hall). Sponsored by Tlingit & Haida Community Council. Details: 463-5680.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 4th and Main streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Fund-raiser auction for Seventh Day Adventist School, 7 p.m., 4890 Glacier Highway. Details: Nickie 780-4336.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

Sunday, February 6

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, 11-12:15 a.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Poop Scoop, 1 p.m., Airport Dike Trail. Sponsored by Grateful Dogs of Juneau, scooping equipment provided. Details: Vicky 780-6558.

Kickoff event for Bowl for Kids' Sake, 2:30-3:45 p.m., Treadwell Arena. Sponsored by Big Brothers Big Sisters. Details: 586-3350.

Folk dancing, 6 p.m., Downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Debtors Anonymous "Steps to Prosperity" group, 7 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 W. 10th St.

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

Monday, Feb. 7

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

Toddler Time, 10-10:30 a.m., Downtown library. Details: 586-5249.

Toddler Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12-Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Peter, 321-1499.

Contract Bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Polaris House, 4-9 p.m. Monday Night Football, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Safe graduation planning meeting, 5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Details: 463-4632.

Lands Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Planetarium volunteer training workshop, 6-7 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Details: 586-3034.

ANS Camp 70 meeting, 7 p.m., ground floor conference room, Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority's building, 5446 Jenkins Drive. Details: 790-2966.

• 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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