Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, February 17, 2004

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Feet First, 9-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Fred, 463-6177.

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. All women are invited to learn new skills, discover interests and meet other women. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131 or Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Alaska Capital Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants monthly meeting, noon, Goldbelt Hotel. Details and lunch selection: Karen, 465-4178.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

National Senior Service Advisory Board meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Pat, 364-3993.

School District Facilities Committee meeting, 1:30 p.m., School District Central Office, 1208 Glacier Ave. Details: 463-1750.

Assembly Committee of the Whole meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-0216.

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Finance Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., BRH Administration Boardroom. Details: Robert, 796-8900.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

"Starting Your Own Business" seminar presented by Juneau SBDC, part one of two, 6-9 p.m., third floor of Juneau Empire Bldg. Details: Jackie, 463-3789.

Juneau Yacht Club monthly meeting and dinner, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club Bldg., Aurora Harbor. Details: Del, 789-7301.

Cribbage, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Breast Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., DIPAC conference room, 2697 Channel Drive. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

The Juneau Fiber Arts Guild meeting, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: Salty, 463-3220.

Childbirth Preparation Classes, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Family Birth Center upstairs. Six-week session. Free. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Rules taught if needed. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Pilot Town Meeting, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: Chris, (301) 695-2159.

Wednesday, Feb. 18

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

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

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

Time for the Tongass Series: The Salmon Forest, noon-1 p.m., and again at 6-7 p.m., SEACC office, 419 Sixth Street, second floor. Details: 463-3312.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

• 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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