Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Today

Sound off on the important issues at

Alaska Committee meeting, 7 a.m., Juneau Economic Development Council Board Room, downtown across from Alaskan and Proud market. Details: 463-4305.

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: Ellen, 463-6175.

Ceramics class, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

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

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Eckankar Center, 110 Seward St. Details: 789-8884.

English as a Second Language class, noon-2 p.m. every Wednesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Arts & Crafts 2:30-5 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; SMART Kids 4-5 p.m.; Digital Arts 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Juneau Job Fair, 3-7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: www.juneauempire.com/jobfair.

Basics of Computer class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

"The View From Both Sides of the Green Line: Israel-Palestine Relations" by Amir Terkel, 5:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Student Recreation Center. Sponsored by Juneau World Affairs Council. Details: Bob, 586-5843.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., Jovany's. Details: 321-0524.

Citizenship class, 6-8 p.m. every Wednesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

"Parenting Your Three to Six-year-old" class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

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

Juneau Snowmobile Club meeting, 7:30 p.m., Juneau International Airport Fire Station meeting room. Details: Jack, 321-0697.

Thursday, Feb. 22

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Leadership Council meeting, 7 a.m., Westmark Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin St. Breakfast at 7 a.m., followed by a tour of the capitol and meetings with various legislators. $25. Details: Stacy, (866) 307-2846 or Denny, 723-6667.

Yoga-Stretch Exercises, 10-11 a.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Joint High School Project Team meeting, noon, Juneau Fire Hall classroom, 830 Glacier Ave. Details: Debbie, 463-1750.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce Luncheon, noon, Hangar Ballroom. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Bill Egan Forum, noon-1 p.m., Baranof Hotel. With speakers Sen. Joe Thomas and Rep. Scott Kawasaki on the topic "View From the Interior." Details: Rich, 586-1842.

Dahl-Kenny Lenten Lunch Lectures, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 11th and A streets. With speaker Judith Maier. $5 donation for Glory Hole. Details: 364-2468.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; Member and Computer Lab Orientation, open lab 3:30-4:30 p.m.; Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Microsoft Word class, 5-7 p.m. every Thursday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Territorial Sportsmen annual meeting and dinner, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Meeting to follow at 6 p.m.

Rep. Andrea Doll constituent meeting and pizza social, 5:30-7 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church, on Cinema Drive. With special guest Sen. Kim Elton. Details: 465-3744.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

"The Wished For Child" grief support group for those who have experienced infant loss, miscarriage, infertility, failed adoption or abortion, 6 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Cathryn, 463-6106.

Pregnancy and Infant Support Group, 6-7:30 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Cathryn, 463-6206.

English as a Second Language class, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

"Flavor of Africa" Black History Month presentation, 7-8 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Building Room 112. Details: Kollen, 796-6454.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Details: 790-6406.

Contra Dance, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gym, old Capital School. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. $3 donation. Details: Tom, 463-3214.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, Feb. 23

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

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

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

Gastineau Channel Little League registration, noon-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: Arlene, 635-3416.

"Keep the Books for Small Business" class, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Small Business Development Center, Juneau Empire Building third floor conference room. Details: Karen, 463-3789.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego Robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; guest speakers 4-5 p.m. on alternate weeks; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; Teen Skills Lab 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

Mendenhall Glacier winter Fireside Series: "Off the Beaten Track" by Dave LeFebvre, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Free. Details: 789-6640.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

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

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