Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2003

Tuesday, Feb. 18

Special youth-only open skate, 4:15-6 p.m., Treadwell Arena. Details: 586-0410.

Introduction to Word 2000, (six-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m.

Seeking Peace With Iraq, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Connie, 586-1477.

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

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

Monthly Breast Cancer Support Group meeting, 7 p.m., DIPAC conference room. Details: 789-3826.

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., downtown public library. Chess sets provided, rules taught. Details: 790-1934.

Wednesday, Feb. 19

Polaris House at Gastineau Human Services Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

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

Native Issues Forum, 11:30 a.m., ANB Hall. Details: 463-7105.

Peace vigil held by Juneau Friends & Others Opposing War in Iraq, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Amy or John, 586-4409.

AARP Mt. Juneau Chapter No. 865 meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Rosalee, 586-2873.

The Juneau Family Birth Center presents "Sleep Issues" group discussion, 1:30-3 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Details: 586-1203.

The Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 2 p.m., Taku Room. Will discuss the FY 04 budget. Details: Pam, 789-7821.

Juneau-Douglas High School Parent/Teacher Conferences, 4-7 p.m., Marie Drake building.

SERRC Introduction to PowerPoint 2000 (six-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m.

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

Experimental Aircraft Association meeting, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Public Library conference room. Details: 790-3349.

Thursday, Feb. 20

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

Polaris House at Gastineau Human Services Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

The Bill Egan Forum presents "The Wizard of Oz," a talk by Rep. Ethan Berkowitz, noon, Back Room of the Silverbow. Details: Joe, 463-2624.

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

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

Juneau-Douglas High School Parent/Teacher Conferences, 4-7 p.m., Marie Drake building.

West Egan Drive Corridor Study project public presentations, 4:30-8 p.m., Mendenhall Mall. The Alaska Department of Transportation will give presentations at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

City Docks and Harbors Operations Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbor Office. Details: 586-5255.

Introduction to Word 2000, (six-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m.

Forum on Alaska's Fiscal Future presented by Alaska Common Ground and the League of Women Voters, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: (907) 747-1432.

Juneau Macintosh Users Group, 6:30 p.m., Mendenhall Public Library Conference Center. Details: Tim, 789-8470.

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

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

Friday, Feb. 21

Polaris House at Gastineau Human Services Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

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

Polaris House at Gastineau Human Services Snack & a Movie Friday, 7-10 p.m., Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center. Free. Details: 780-6775.

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

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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