Around Town

Posted: Thursday, February 05, 2004

Today

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.

Juneau Chapter of the Retired Public Employees of Alaska monthly meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel conference room.

"Putting Alaska's Assets to Work for Alaskans," Chamber Lunch, 11:30 a.m., Hanger Ballroom. Details: Chris, 463-3488.

"Forest Management Meets Evolutionary Ecology: A Deer's Perspective" by Dr. Christopher Farmer, noon- 1 p.m., UAS Anderson Building, room 221.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Gastineau Senior Centers Advisory Board meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

House Special Committee on Economic Development, International Trade and Tourism hearing on the Joint Energy Policy Task Force Report, 1-3 p.m., State Capitol, House Speaker's Chambers. Details: Mike, 465-5025.

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 2 p.m., Aurora Room at the Juneau Airport. Details: Pam, 789-7821.

Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

JDHS Safe Senior Graduation Party planning meeting, 5 p.m., JDHS library. All parents of seniors are welcome to attend. Details: Cricket, 523-1614.

Joint School Board/CBJ Assembly meeting, 5 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library.

Adult Coed Volleyball Managers meeting, 5:15 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Teams with at least one representative present will receive a win to count towards final standings. Details: 586-5226.

Court-Appointed Special Advocate Volunteer Training information meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: Laura, 465-2268.

Territorial Sportsmen Annual Meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Election of Board members.

Meeting for teaching English in China this summer, 7 p.m., UAS Egan library room 210. Details: 790-2311.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Eaglecrest Board of Directors Work Session, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5284.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gym. Live music with Juneau's "Impromptu" band and dance caller Valerie DeLaune. All dances taught, beginners welcome, no partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, Feb. 6

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., "The Little Brown House" next to the ANB Hall.

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

SEACC Media Workshop, 1:30-5:30 p.m., downstairs in Old St. Anne's Building, 419 Sixth St. Details and registration: 586-6942.

"Fisheries of the Russian Far East" seminar by Terry Johnson, 3:30 p.m., UAS Anderson building, room 221.

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

Waxing Clinic sponsored by the Juneau Nordic Ski Club, 5:30 p.m., Foggy Mountain Shop, 134 Franklin St. Details: Bart, 586-4139.

"Military Transformation and the War on Terrorism" by Philip Coyle, sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council, 5:30 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. lecture, Dimond Court Building. Details: Rory, 463-4861.

• 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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