Around Town

Posted: Friday, February 22, 2002

Today

Advanced classic ski techniques class with Adam Verrier, '98 Olympic team member, 3 p.m., Eaglecrest.

Juneau Home Show, 3-8 p.m., Mendenhall Center. Sponsored by Home Builder's Association of Juneau. Details: 789-0090 or 463-5774.

Antique Appraisal Fair, 3-8 p.m., Mendenhall Center. Fees go to student scholarships. Details: Susan, 790-9330.

Free Fisheries and Ocean Sciences Seminar, "Understanding Sea Lion and Other Marine Ecosystem Dynamics of the Gulf of Alaska in the 20th Century: A Merger of Science and Oral History" by Dr. Gordon Kruse, University of Alaska professor of fisheries, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building Room 221, 11275 Glacier Hwy.

Board of Education Policy Committee, 4:15 p.m., District Office.

Free Gospel Concert for Black History Month, 7 p.m., Restoration Grace Outreach Center, 5636 Glacier Hwy. Details: Sherry, 790-9371.

"Going to Extremes II," 2nd Annual JAHC Wearable Art Show, 7:30 p.m., ANB Hall. Tickets at Hearthside, Rainy Day books and at the door. Details: 586-ARTS.

Winter Fireside Series, "Williamsburg Through the Seasons" with Pamela Finney, 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple.

Saturday, Feb. 23

Juneau Alpine Club offers ice ax practice near Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Dathy, 789-7058.

Annual Legislative Affairs Conference, 8-5 p.m., UAS Auke Lake Campus Mourant Building. Hosted by the students of UAS in conjunction with the Coalition of Student Leaders, public is welcome. Details: Mark, 465-6517.

Beginning classic ski techniques class with Adam Verrier, '98 Olympic team member, 8:30 a.m., Eaglecrest.

"How to Take Advantage of the New Tax Laws," 9-1 p.m., Aspen Hotel conference room. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Estate Planning Council. Details: Mary, 586-2210.

Kids Safe!, 9-3 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free. Details: John, 586-8491.

AARP 55 Alive Driver Safety Course, 9-5 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. To register: 586-2493.

American Red Cross adult CPR/First Aid course, 9-5 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr. #203. Fee is $30. Details: 463-5713.

Juneau Home Show, 9-5 p.m., Mendenhall Center. Sponsored by Home Builder's Association of Juneau. Details: 789-0090 or 463-5774.

Antique Appraisal Fair, 9-5 p.m., Mendenhall Center. Fees go to student scholarships. Details: Susan, 790-9330.

Juneau Parks and Recreation Ski/Snowshoe trip on Bessie Creek Trail, 9:30 a.m., trailhead at mile 34.2 of Glacier Hwy. No dogs or firearms.

Alaska Fire Standards Council, 10 a.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin. Topics: Emergency response, anti-terrorism curriculum and council funding matters.

Ladies Gathering sponsored by the Women of Restored Destiny, 10 a.m., Restoration Grace Outreach Center. Speaker: Vickie Casey of Anchorage. Details: Sherry, 790-9371.

Family Fun at DIPAC, "The Great Aquarium Caper," 10-11 a.m., DIPAC. Find out how to make your own fish collage. Details: Rich or Rob, 463-4810.

Girl Scout Thinking Day Celebration, 10-noon, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. For Girl Scouts and their families. Details: 586-1710 or 789-9823.

Advanced classic ski techniques class with Adam Verrier, '98 Olympic team member, 10:30 a.m., Eaglecrest.

"Wild Wonderful Wolves" with Forest Service Naturalist Mary Ellen Ergle, 11-noon, Mendenall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Day of Storytelling and African American History, 11-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Soul food samples, music and dramatic performances. Details: Ernest and Michelle Monts, 790-2685.

Beginning skate ski techniques class with Adam Verrier, '98 Olympic team member, 1 p.m., Eaglecrest Ski Area.

"Tunes, Tales and Tricks," 1 p.m., Mendenhall Center. Children's entertainment at Juneau Home Show. Entrance, $1.

Life-Mask making class with Roblin Gray Davis, 1 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. To register: 586-3572.

Gastineau Geneological Society meeting, 1 p.m., Family History Center, Church of the Latter Day Saints, 5100 Glacier Hwy. Presentation on "New Technological Tools (Gadgets) for Geneologists."

Polaris House, Every Saturday, 1-2 p.m. Consumer input on Clubhouse development. Details: 780-6775.

Advanced skate ski techniques class with Adam Verrier, '98 Olympic team member, 3 p.m., Eaglecrest.

"Tunes, Tales and Tricks," 3 p.m., Mendenhall Center. Children's entertainment at Juneau Home Show. Entrance, $1.

Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Free Gospel Concert for Black History Month, 6 p.m., Restoration Grace Outreach Center, 5636 Glacier Hwy. Details: Sherry, 790-9371.

Basic Nordic waxing techniques class with Adam Verrier, '98 Olympic team member, 7 p.m., McPhetre's Hall, Holy Trinity Church, 325 Gold St.

Advanced Nordic waxing techniques class with Adam Verrier, '98 Olympic team member, 8 p.m., McPhetre's Hall, Holy Trinity Church, 325 Gold St.

Sunday, Feb. 24

Beginning skate ski techniques class with Adam Verrier, '98 Olympic team member, 8:30 a.m., Eaglecrest.

Juneau Home Show, 9-5 p.m., Mendenhall Center. Sponsored by Home Builder's Association of Juneau. Details: 789-0090 or 463-5774.

Antique Appraisal Fair, 9-5 p.m., Mendenhall Center. Fees go to student scholarships. Details: Susan, 790-9330.

Advanced skate ski techniques class with Adam Verrier, '98 Olympic team member, 10:30 a.m., Eaglecrest.

Lunch hosted by UAS Alumni, noon-1 p.m., UAS Auke Lake Campus Mourant Building. Details: Mark, 465-6517.



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