Around Town

Posted: Thursday, February 12, 2004

Today

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

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 8:30 a.m., Aurora Room at the Juneau Airport. Details: Pam, 789-7821.

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

Chamber Lunch with speakers Linda Hall and Rick Richins, 11:30 a.m. doors open, Hanger Ballroom.

JDHS Parent Group meeting, noon, upstairs in Juneau-Douglas High School library. Superintendent Peggy Cowan and parent Dave Palmer will be there to contribute to discussion on concerns of the impact the new high school will have on educational programs. Details: Gaye, 789-7634.

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

Alzheimer's Support Group, noon-1 p.m., downtown library conference room. Free. Details: Christy, 586-6044.

Juneau Garden Club, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Terry, 586-1548.

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

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.

Juneau's Kucinich for President Campaign meeting, 5-7 p.m., downtown library conference room. Details: Carol, 586-2410.

Juneau Douglas Housing and Juneau Alliance for Mental Health, Inc. regular board meetings, 5:15-7 p.m., Green House, 225 Front St., Suite 205. Details: 463-3303.

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

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Mendenhall River Community School library. Details: Tony, 789-9159, or Steve, 790-2206.

Juneau Home Educators Association, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Please join if you are presently homeschooling, interested in learning more about homeschooling, and/or meeting other homeschooling parents. Details: 790-2976.

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

"Being Simply Mindful," a teaching on Buddhist practice, 7-9 p.m., UAS Mourant Building, Lake Room. Details: Kim or Bob, 790-4845.

Juneau Audubon Society monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Jim Johnson and Mike Blackwell will present a slide show on their international bicycle excursions. Details: Judy, 789-9544.

Friday, Feb. 13

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.

Kimball Theatre Organ Concert with Alice Branton, noon, State Office Building.

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

Sensitive Habitat/Wildlife subcommittee meeting, 12:15-1:15 p.m., downtown library, large conference room. Details: 586-5226.

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

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

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

Fireside Chats: "Fjords, a River and the Outer Coast," 6:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Second show at 8 p.m. Details: 789-0097.

• 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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