Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, February 24, 2004

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Current and former board members of the Southeast Alaska Council of the Boy Scouts of America meeting, 7:30 a.m., Aspen Hotel, Ray Renshaw room. Details and RSVP: Gillian, 790-5103.

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. All women are invited to learn new skills, discover interests and meet other women. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131 or Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors meeting, 5:15 p.m., BRH Administration Boardroom. Details: Robert, 796-8900.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, 5:30-7 p.m., St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road.

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.

Parent Workshop: "Taking TV Out of the Box," 7-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall River School. Details: 789-1235.

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Sets provided, rules taught if needed. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Childbirth Preparation Classes, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Family Birth Center upstairs. Six-week session. Free. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Wednesday, Feb. 25

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: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Native Issues Forum, 11:30 a.m., ANB Hall, 320 W. Willoughby Ave. Speakers include Sen. Georgianna Lincoln and Rep. Albert Kookesh. Details: 463-7394.

JDHS Student Recognition, noon, JDHS library, upstairs. Details: Dale, 523-1588.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

Jim Sykes for Alaska Campaign meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-5562.

Ash Wednesday Service, 6 p.m. potluck, 7 p.m. service, Northern Light United Church. Details: Donna, 586-3131.

Early Pregnancy Classes, 6-8 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Family Birth Center upstairs. Six-week session. Free. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

REACH, Inc. Board of Directors meeting, 6:30 p.m., 213 3rd St. Open to the public. Details:586-8228.

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

• 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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