Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, February 13, 2002

Today

Juneau Chess Club, 4:30-8 p.m., downtown library. Sets provided, rules taught, all welcome. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Juneau Docks and Harbors Operations Committee, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbor Office.

Public Works and Facilities Committee meeting, 5-7 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Planning/Executive Committee, 5:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, Administrative boardroom.

Book Club, 6 p.m., 202 Sixth St. My Antonia, In the Name of Salome, and Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven. Details: 586-1924.

"True Love Waits" Rally, 7-8:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Rally to promote sexual abstinence. Details: Jonathan, 789-9318.

American Diabetes Association w/ Don Novotney, RN and certified diabetes educator, 7-9 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administrative building, room 204. Topic: Diabetes Mellitus: New Diagnosis." Details: Don, 463-8649 or Sally, 465-3353.

Thursday, Feb. 14

Bartlett Beginnings Family Birth Center class, "Childbirth Preparation," in the classroom at Bartlett Regional Hospital Administrative Building. For details or to register: 586-8424.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

Juneau Housing Trust orientation meeting, noon, Juneau Public Library. Details: 463-1276.

Lenten Luncheon, noon, McPhetre Hall, Holy Trinity Church. Weekly lunch through March 21. Donation: $5.

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

Bill Egan Forum, "Leaving No One Behind: Alaskans and Their Health," noon, Baranof. Speaker: Rep. Sharon Cissna. Details: Cindy, 790-3931.

JDHS parent discussion group, 12:05 p.m., JDHS library. Guest speaker: Frank Coenraad, school counselor. Details: Lisa, 789-9116.

Juneau Garden Club, 1 p.m., Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventures' atrium and greenhouse. "Starting Flowers in Containers" by Cindy Bohay. Details: Vivian Meyers, 790-2156.

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

Juneau Housing Trust regular board meeting, 4:45 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 463-1276.

Mayor's Ad Hoc Port Fees Committee meeting, 5 p.m., CBJ Room 224.

Choice of Business Plan workshop, 6-8:30 p.m., JEDC, 612 W. Willoughby. Preregistration required: Brian, 463-3662.

American Red Cross Adult CPR class, 6-10, 3200 Hospital Dr. #203. Fee is $30. To register: Brian, 463-3662.

Raincountry Flyfishers regular monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Library. Tom Morphet will talk about federal subsistence management and implications for sport fishing. Details: Roger, 465-4311.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Bring your own project, free of charge. Details: 463-3220.

Juneau Audubon Society meeting, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Slide show of Gambell, Nome and the Pribilofs with Kim and Barb Turley. Details: 586-2597.

Contra Dance, every Thursday, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Capitol School. Details: Sally, 586-5621.

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.

Friday, Feb. 15

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Assembly and Legislative Delegation luncheon, noon, Assembly Chambers.

Theater Organ Concert, noon, State Office Building.

Bartlett Regional Hospital finance meeting, noon, Bartlett Regional Hospital administrative boardroom. Details: 586-2611.

Juneau World Affairs Council brown bag lunch, noon, KTOO conference room, 360 Egan Dr. Speaker: Dr. Victor Makari, Director of the Office of the Mid East, Presbyterian Church U.S.A.

Low Vision Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: SAIL, 586-4920.

Concert featuring LA band theLine, 8:30-midnight, Centennial Hall. Sponsored by the UAS Student Government, featuring local bands The Bastards and Motivational Review. Tickets available at the door only. Details: Tish Griffin, 465-6529.

JAHC presents Alvin Ailey II Dance Company, 7:30 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Tickets: Hearthside, Rainy Day and at the door. Details: 586-ARTS.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Winter Fireside Series, "Chameleons of Madagascar's Eastern Forest with Allison Banks," 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple.

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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