Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, February 25, 2004


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.

Trails Working Group meeting, 12:05 p.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5226.

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 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.

Alaska Kids Count, 7-8 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. All parents invited to meet to discuss increased education funding.

Juneau Macintosh Users Group, 7-10 p.m., UAS Egan Classroom 223. Details: Ivan, 790-4826, or

Thursday, Feb. 26

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Tlingit Haida Central Council Caregivers Workshop, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., ANB Hall. Details: Andrea, 463-7168.

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

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

Alzheimer's Support Group, noon-1 p.m., downtown library conference room. Free. Details: Christy, 586-6044.

Lenten Lunch, noon-1 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Rev. John Stevens. Details: Marie, 789-3218.

Bill Egan Forum "Women's Issues," noon-1 p.m., Baranof Hotel. Details: 463-2624.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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

Kucinich for President Campaign meeting, 5 p.m., downtown library. Details: 586-2410.

JDHS Band Boosters spaghetti dinner, concert and auction, 5:30-7:30 p.m., JDHS Commons. Details: Wilma, 790-5513.

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Mall library. Details: Tony, 789-9159, Steve 790-2206.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

• 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 Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.

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