Around Town

Posted: Thursday, February 14, 2002

Today

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

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.

Contra Dance with the band Full Circle, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative building. Caller is Jim Grammel. Details: 463-3214.

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.

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.

The Middle East and Reconciliation with Dr. Rich Bell, 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Topic: "Truth and Reconciliation, the South African model." Details: 586-3132.

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.

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.

Saturday, Feb. 16

Juneau Alpine Club trip to the Eagle Glacier Cabin and the Yankee Basin climb/ski, begins today. Trip is 10 miles and will take 1-3 days. Details: Kathy, 789-7058.

8th Annual "Nifty Thrifty 50/50" sale of quality and used clothing, 9-2 p.m., Cathedral Parish Hall, 430 5th St. Proceeds benefit Harborview Montessori Elementary program. To donate or consign items: Maria, 789-2974.

American Red Cross Infant and Child CPR class, 9-3 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive #203. Fee is $30. To register or for details: 463-5713.

"Winter Wolf" video, 10-10:30 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Family Fun at DIPAC, "Sea Shells by the Sea Shore," 10-11 a.m., DIPAC. Learn about sea animal homebuilders and how you can use them in your own home decorating project. Details: Rich or Bob, 463-4810.

Readable Art program, 10-noon, Mendenhall Valley Library. Using fabrics and recycled materials, create one page illustrations to accompany simple text.

Kids' Day Program, "Where are the Animals Hiding?" with naturalist Allen Vaira, 11-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

"Snow Monsters Meet Mother Nature" video, noon-12:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Lunch of soup, bread and discussion, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: 586-3132.

Elizabeth Peratrovich Day celebration, noon-3 p.m., ANB Hall, Willoughby Ave.

Guided hike with naturalist Denise Wolvin, 1-1:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Panel discussion with Dr. Victor Makari, Dr. Rich Bell and Martha Reeves, 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: 586-3132.

Life-Mask Making class with Roblin Gray Davis, 1-3:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. To register or for details: 586-3572.

Juneau Chapter of American Primrose Society meeting, 1:30 p.m., Mendenhall Library conference room. Topic: Seed starting. Details: Pam, 586-5080.

"Avalanche!" video, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Workshops, 2:45-3:45 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Will be repeated from 4:15-5:30 p.m. Details: 586-3132.

Children's Story Time, 3 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640. Stories to be read: I Am a Forest Ranger by Cynthia Benjamin, Grandpa Tree by Mike Donahue. Details: 789-6640.

Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Potluck, folk dancing and "songs for the journey," 6:30-9 p.m., McPhetres Hall, Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Details: 586-3132.

Sunday, Feb. 17

Knight's of Columbus pancake breakfast, 8:30-11:30 a.m., St. Paul's Catholic Church Parish Hall, 9055 Atlin Ave. Adults, $4; Children 12 and under, $2; 6 and under free.

"Aurora Explained" video, 10 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

"Trails Signs North: Poop, Paw and Hoof Prints" video, noon-12:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Guided hike with naturalist Denise Wolvin, 1-1:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

"Juneau Icefield Experience" video, 1:30-2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

19th Annual Sweethearts' Relay, 2 p.m., Douglas Fire Hall. Details: 789-9557.

Meet Smokey the Bear, 3-3:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Potluck, discussion and prayers for peace, 5:30 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Prayers led by Tom Dahl at 8 p.m. Details: 586-3132.

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