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Posted: Thursday, February 10, 2005

Today

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

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 364-2378.

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

Juneau-Douglas High Parent Group, noon, upstairs library. Details: Gaye, 789-7634.

Lenten lunches, noon, McPhetres Hall, Fourth and Gold streets. Sponsored by Juneau Cooperative Church Council. Details: Kim, 780-4842.

"Inside the minority: the real story," noon, Baranof. Talk by Beth Kerttula. Sponsored by Bill Egan Forum. Details: Bob, 790-1897.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

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

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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

"Fog Larks of the Old-Growth Forest" seminar, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Egan lecture hall, room 112. Seminar given by Matt Kirchoff. Sponsored by UAS Biology.

Microsoft Excel class, 5-7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays until Feb. 10, Juneau Adult Education Center. Cost of class is $200. Space is limited, call to register. Details: 586-5718.

Collaboration Juneau, 5-8:30 p.m., Centennial Hall Ballroom 2. Monthly stakeholder meeting. Details: Paula, 586-3451.

Juneau-Douglas Fish and Game advisory committee meeting, 6 p.m., Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game Commissioner's conference room. Details: Kathy, 586-6652.

Weekly Tlingit Language Gathering, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, SEARHC Juneau Administration Building, 1046 Salmon Creek Ln., Second Floor Conference Room. Public is invited. Details: 790-4990.

Girl Scouts Dr. Martin Luther King birthday celebration , 6:30-8:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle school commons. Girl Scouts of all ages and adults welcome to attend. Details: Kimberly, 789-1004.

Airport board goals and objectives committee meeting, 7 p.m., Aurora Room.

Island Relief tsunami benefit concert, 7:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. All proceeds go directly to the Red Cross Alaska to Asia Tsunami Disaster Relief Fund. Details: Ryan, 321-2888.

Friday, February 11

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

Southeast Alaska Regional Dive Fisheries Association board of directors meeting, 10 a.m., Teleconference. Details: Julie, 874-3110.

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

Organ concert, noon, State office building. Player J. Allan MacKinnon.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent 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: 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.

"Evolutionary promiscuity in salmon royalty", 3:30 p.m., School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, Anderson room 221. Seminar by Dr. A. J. Gharrett. Details: 465-6441.

Polaris House, 4-9 p.m. dinner and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

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

Fireside Chat, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. every Friday, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6636.

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

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.

"Rhythm of Life" concert, 7:30 p.m., Aldersgate Methodist Church. Sponsored by Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbian and Gays. Details: Paula, 586-3451.

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

Saturday, February 12

Sweethearts' Relay, late registration 9-10 a.m., race 10 a.m., Douglas Fire hall. Sponsored by Southeast Road Runners. Details: 789-5997.

Community Support our Troops Day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Super Bear, Alaskan and Proud, Safeway. Sponsored by Juneau Family Readiness Group and Capital City Republican Women. Details: Laura, 465-1347.

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

Multiple Sclerosis self-help group, 1-3 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Details: Susan, 789-3248.

World mask art workshop for kids, 1-3:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Details: Jane, 586-3572.

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

Somatice, Qigong/Tai Chi, and Jin Shin Jyustsu demonstration, 2 p.m., Unity room, above Valentines. Details: 364-3581.

"Pieces of Life" a play, 2 p.m., Auke Bay Bible Church. Sponsored by the Black Awareness Association. Details: Sherry, 790-9371.

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, Fourth and Main streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Svalbard Sveetheart dinner and dance, 5 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Sponsored by Sons of Norway. Details: Barbara, 790-3038.

Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah family concert, 6:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Fundraiser sponsored by Juneau Cooperative Preschool. Details: Rhonda, 586-2656.

"Rhythm of Life" concert and silent auction, 6:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Sponsored by Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays. Details: Paula, 586-3451.

SEARHC beneficiaries/staff free swim, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown swimming pool. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Details: Christa, 364-4460.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, Lower Conference Room.

Sitka Music Festival musicians play Juneau, 7:30 p.m., Northern Light Church. Presented by Juneau Oratorio Choir. Tickets available at Hearthside Books and at door.

Juneau barn dance, 7:30-11 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: 463-3314.

• 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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