Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, February 19, 2002


Juneau Housing Trust orientation meeting, 5 p.m., Juneau Public Library. Topic: Purchase of new affordable homes being built by a nonprofit group. Details: 463-1276.

Building Code Advisory Committee, 5 p.m., Juneau Fire Hall classroom.

Social Services Advisory Board, 5:15 p.m., downtown library.

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

"Putting the Plan Together" workshop, 6-8:30 p.m., JEDC, 612 W. Willoughby. Preregistration required: Brian, 463-3662.

American Red Cross Adult CPR class, 6-10 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr. No. 203. Fee is $30. Details and registration: 463-5713.

North Douglas neighborhood meets with Totem Creek Inc. and state and city agencies to discuss the proposed golf course at the end of N. Douglas Hwy., 6:30-8:45 p.m., Douglas Library. Details: Ellen, 463-3532.

Planning Commission interviews, executive session, 7 p.m., Room 224, City Hall. Assembly will sit as full Human Resources Committee.

Breast Cancer Support Group dinner, 7 p.m., Little Hong Kong, Mendenhall Mall. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

Free lecture by Winona LaDuke, Native American Indian activist, 7:30 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Topic: "Politics, Motherhood and Environmental Justice." Details: 465-4937.

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Yoga Club, Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m., UAS Student Activity Center. Details: Lily at

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Valley Library. Details: Dixie, 789-0449.

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.

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

Baby-Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Joint Public Works and Facilities Committee and Planning and Policy Committee meeting, noon, Assembly Chambers. Regarding Steamship Wharf/Marine Park.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Louise, 586-1612.

Foster Care Orientation, noon-2 p.m., Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, Vintage Business Park, 3032 Vintage Blvd. No. 102. Details: Candice, 465-3740 or Janna, 790-4246.

Wearable art wonders exhibit, noon-4 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Free admission thanks to Harold Fossum. Details: 586-3572.

AARP Chapter 865 meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Allan Heese, airport manager, will discuss airport security as it affects senior citizens and disabled persons. Details: Rosalee, 586-2873.

Youth Activities Board, 5 p.m., Room 224, City Hall.

Fisheries Development Committee, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC.

Mendenhall Watershed Partnership public education subcommittee meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau Empire building, third floor conference room. Details: 790-1083.

Juneau Small Business Development Center Seminar, "Introduction to Internet Marketing," 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire building third-floor conference room. Fee is $25. To preregister: 463-3789.

Douglas Service Area Advisory Board, 7 p.m., Douglas Library.

Thursday, Feb. 21

SEARHC Children's Dental Health Fair, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 3245 Hospital Dr. Children 5 and under receive bag with toothbrush, snack and more. Details: 463-4041.

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

Lenten Luncheon, noon, McPhetres Hall, Holy Trinity Church. Donation: $5.

Bill Egan Forum with Beth Kerttula, noon, Baranof Hotel. Topic: "May You Live in Interesting Times." Details: Cindy, 790-3931.

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

Wearable art wonders exhibit, noon-4 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Free admission thanks to Harold Fossum. Details: 586-3572.

Lecture with Bill Webb, program manager of the Made in Alaska Program, 1-4:30 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council conference room, 612 W. Willoughby Ave. Suite A. Topic: Program for the benefit of permit holders and other interested business owners. Details: Leeann, (907) 272-5634.

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

Harbors CIP/Planning Committee, 5 p.m., Room 325, Marine View building.

"Completing the Financial Picture" workshop, 6-8:30 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council, 612 W. Willoughby. Preregistration required: Brian, 463-3662.

"How to Take Advantage of the New Tax Laws," presented by Southeast Alaska Estate Planning Council, 6-9 p.m., Aspen Hotel conference room. Details: Mary, 586-2210.

Capital City Emergency Planning Committee, 7 p.m., Glacier Fire Station.

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

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.

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 Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.

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