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Posted: Friday, February 18, 2005

Today

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

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

Passenger fee proceeds committee meeting, noon, Room 224, 155 S. Seward St.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

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

Airport master plan terminal study meeting, 2 p.m., Aurora Room, airport.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Fisheries management in Alaska: A Federal perspective", 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, Room 221. Seminar by James Balsiger. Details: 465-6441.

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

String-a-thon, 5-11 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School gym. Performance by and benefit for JDHS and Floyd Dryden string programs. Event continues Saturday. Details: Julia, 463-1850.

Hunter education course, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Indoor Shooting Range. Sponsored by Department of Fish and Game. Course continues Saturday. Details: 586-4101.

"Southeast Alaska's Natural World" fireside chat, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. every Friday, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Speakers Bob Armstrong and Marge Hermans. Details: 789-0097.

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

Banff Festival of Mountain Films, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Sponsored by UAS. Student $8, general admission $12. Doors open 6 p.m. Details: 465-6528.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room.

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

Old time square dance, 8 p.m., VFW Hall. Details: Tom, 463-3214.

Saturday, Feb. 19

String-a-thon, 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School gym. Performance by and benefit for JDHS and Floyd Dryden string programs. Details: Julia, 463-1850.

Veterans for Peace, 8 a.m., Back Room, Silverbow. Alaska Chapter No. 100 meeting. Peace-working vets and friends are welcome. Details: John, 586-4409.

Smaller learning communities meeting, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Discussion on what smaller learning communities are, how they work in other cities, and how this might work at JDHS. Details: Frank, 523-1516.

Hunter education course, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Juneau Indoor Shooting Range. Sponsored by Department of Fish and Game. Details: 586-4101.

League of Women Voters board meeting, 9:15 a.m., Juneau Urgent Care. Review of water and sewer position. Details: 586-1714.

Autism family support group, 10 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Valley library.

"Northern Lights" kid day program, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Presenter is naturalist Michelle Warrenchuk. Children ages 4-7 are welcome with adult accompaniment. Details: 789-0097.

Saturday Cultural Activities, noon every Saturday, 3235 Hospital Drive (bingo hall). Sponsored by Tlingit & Haida Community Council. Details: 463-5680.

Juneau Primrose Society meeting, noon-2 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Carol, 789-3609.

Balsa bridge making workshop, 1-4 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Somatics, Tai Chi, Qigong, and Jin Shin Jyutsu, 2 p.m., Unity Room, above Valentines. Lecture and demonstration. Details: Kamala, 364-3581.

Juneau Writer's meeting, 2 p.m., 8452 Kimberly St. Author Nick Jans will speak. Details: Barbara, 790-3038.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Girl Scouts World Thinking Day, 2-4 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Girl Scouts will learn about cultures of other countries. Bring ten cents for every egg in your house. Details: Kimberly, 789-1004.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 4th and Main Streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

"Carnaval of the North", 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. The fifth annual Wearable Art Extravaganza fund-raiser for Juneau Arts and Humanities Council. Details: 586-ARTS.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

Community praise celebration, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Church. Featuring Earthen Vessel, One Body, Island Time Dancers, and speaker Chaplain Mick Ewing. Admission is free. Vicki, 789-0624.

• 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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