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Posted: Sunday, February 27, 2000

Sunday, Feb.27

4-H Crosscountry Ski Program, 1:30 p.m., call 465-8749 for location. For kindergartners and above, and families.

Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m. Filipino Community Hall, 251 South Franklin St. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Monday, Feb. 28

Airport Canopy Construction Meeting, 9 a.m., Glacier Restaurant. Open to the public to discuss how the construction of a new canopy at the North Terminal of the Juneau International Airport may affect activity. Free.

Senior exercise classes, 10 a.m., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at Northern Light United Church. Call Grace, 789-5453.

Toddler Time, 10-10:30 a.m., downtown library and Mendenhall Valley library. Also, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

American Red Cross Bloodmobile, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr., #203. Donors needed. Call 463-5713 for an appointment.

Taku Toastmasters, noon, 5th floor of Federal Building, room 541. Improve your public speaking skills. Visitors welcome. Call Peter, 463-6339.

Toddler Time, 2:30-4 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administrative Bldg. Hospital classroom. For toddlers ages 1 to 3 years and their parents. A play group for toddlers and support group for their parents. Call Bartlett Beginnings at 586-8424.

Introduction to the Internet and set up free e-mail account, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m.

Early pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Bldg. hospital classroom. Call Bartlett Beginnings at 586-8424 for more information or to register.

Friends of Gastineau School Meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., Gastineau School Library. Refreshments and child care provided.

Home Opportunity Program for low-income home buyers, 7-8p.m., Gruening Park activity room, 1800 Northwood St. Sponsored by Housing First. Anyone interested in applying for the loan program with this organization is required to take one of these classes. Call 364-3573. Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2 meeting, 6 p.m., Andrew Hope Bldg., 320 Willoughby Ave. New members and visiting Alaska Natives are welcome. Call Elizabeth at 790-2560.

Juneau T&H Community Council bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Call 463-5680.

Tuesday, Feb. 29

Valley Toastmasters, 6:10 a.m., Glacier Restaurant, Juneau Airport. Weekly breakfast meeting.

American Red Cross Bloodmobile, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr., #203. Donors needed. Call 463-5713 for an appointment.

Breast Feeding Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Dr., Suite 106. Call Colena, 586-1203.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center, sponsored by Southeast Senior Services. Call Betty, 789-7236.

English language and citizenship classes, 4-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. GED preparation also available. Call 586-5718.

Mayor's Fiscal Task Force meeting, 5-7 p.m., Municipal Bldg., room 211.

Free evening computer classes for beginners, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. To reserve a spot, call the center at 586-5718. Additional spaces will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Step Aerobics Class, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 96 Whittier. Every Tuesday and Wednesday. Free. Call Andrea, 463-5846.

Breast Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., DIPAC Hatchery conference room. Newly and formerly diagnosed women welcome. Call Linda, 790-3225.

Coast Guard Auxiliary monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Station Juneau, upper meeting room. Call 321-2061.

Academy award winning documentary ``Common Threads, Stories from the Quilt'', 7 p.m., Downtown library. Sponsored by Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays. Free.

Alaska Native Brotherhood bingo, 7:30 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall.

Wednesday, March 1

Alaska Committee meeting, 7 a.m., Juneau Economic Development Council Conference Room. Call Win at 463-7201.

Wednesday Breakfast Club, 8 a.m., Silverbow Back Room. The Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship meets to discuss local and global social issues. Call 586-3694.

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Support Group, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., AWARE Shelter. Crisis intervention, education, life skills and support provided. Call: 586-6623.

All-age Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., downtown library. Call 586-5259.

Cornerstone Home Health free blood pressure checks, 11 a.m., Valley Senior Center. Call Teresa at 586-6838.

Free evening computer classes for beginners, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Call 586-5718 to reserve a place. Additional spaces on a first-come, first-served basis.

Free step aerobics classes, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon center. Sponsored by SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Health Promotion Dept. To sign up, call Andrea at 463-5846.

Bereavement Support Group, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive, Suite 100. For adults who have experienced a loss through death within the past two years. Call 463-3113.

Juneau Bridge Club, 7 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Duplicate bridge, all welcome. Call Barbara, 789-7218.

World Readers Club, 7 p.m., downtown library. For kids 7 and up. Call 586-5303.

Caregiver support group, 7 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive, upstairs conference room. For those caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease or related disorder. Call Kitty, 586-6044.

Thursday, Feb. 24

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., basement of the Cathedral of the Nativity at 5th and Gold. All women invited to learn new skills, interests and meet other women. Lunch provided. Call Sue at 364-3193.

All-age Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administrative Building classroom. A class and support group for parents of babies from birth to 12 months. No need to register. Call Bartlett Beginnings, 586-8424.

Bill Egan Forum, noon, Baranof Hotel. Karen Robinson, chair of the Mental Health Trust Authority, ``The Surgeon General's Report on Mental Health.'' Call 790-3931.

Soroptimists International of Juneau meeting, 5-7 p.m., call for location. Meet Rep. Beth Kerttula. Call 789-2823.

Free evening computer classes, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Edu- cation Center, 210 Ferry Way. Call 586-5718 to reserve a spot. Additional spaces on a first-come, first-served basis.

English language and citizenship classes, 5:30-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Sponsored by South East Alaska Literacy. Call 586-5718.

Gastineau Channel Little League board meeting, 7 p.m., SEARHC annex bldg, adjacent to Valley Medical on Hospital Drive.

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

Support group for friends, family members of suicide victims, 7 p.m., 222 Seward St., Suite 202. Share grief in a confidential setting. Call Becky, 586-3728.

Friday, Feb. 25

All-age Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Capital City High School Science Fair, 4:30-6 p.m., Marie Drake Gym. Contact Nancy Waterman at 586-1426.

Juneau Friends of NRA Banquet and Fundraising Event, 6 p.m., Centennial Hall, $25 per person. Call 789-9785.

Nursing Education Meeting, 6:30 p.m., Hendrickson Building, Room 113, UAS Auke Lake Campus. People interested in a nursing career are encouraged to attend or call Dr. Bowen at 465-8770. Free

Bruce Grigg's ``Helicopter Adventure Skiing and Snowboarding,'' 7:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, part of Fireside Program Series. Free. 789-6440.

Juneau T&H Community Council Bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Call 463-5680.

Saturday, Feb. 26

Friends of Recycling glass crushing, 9-11 a.m., DOT lot at 7 mile of Glacier Highway.

10th Annual Kid Safe Saturday, sponsored by Bartlett Regional Hospital, 9-3, Centennial Hall. Free.

The Primrose Society presents ``Starting Primroses from Seeds'', 10-noon, Mendenhall Library. Free seeds will be given away. Call 789-1516.

Capital City High School Science Fair, 10:30-noon, Marie Drake Gym. Contact Nancy Waterman at 586-1426.

UAS Winterfest Polar Bear Plunge, noon, Auke Bay dock.

Gastineau Genealogical Society Meeting, 1 p.m., Family History Center, Church of the Latter Day Saints, 5100 Glacier Blvd. People interested in the search for their roots are invited to attend. Free. Call 586-3695.

The Juneau World Affairs Council presents a video and group discussion on Russia, 3:30 -5 p.m., Downtown Library. Free. Call Joe Sonneman for more details, 463-2624.

Parks and Recreation Saturday hike, 9:30 a.m. Meet at the Eaglecrest parking lot. Hike is to Cropley Lake, a ski or snowshoe tour that is moderate to slightly difficult. No dogs or firearms. Wear warm layers of clothing and bring plenty of food and water.

Free step aerobics classes, 4-5 p.m., Zach Gordon Center. Sponsored by SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Health Promotion Dept. To sign up, call Andrea at 463-5846.

Dances of Universal Peace, 7-9 p.m., St. Brendan's Episcopal Church. Beginners welcome. Call Leah, 789-3993.

Barn Dance, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple. Music by Footloose with callers Valerie and Jan. Partners and experience are not necessary. $7. Call 586-6882.

Alaska Native Brotherhood Camp No. 2 Bingo, 7:30 p.m., ANB Hall, 320 W. Willoughby Ave., Tuesdays and Saturdays.

Around Town is for nonprofit groups and all events listed are open to the public. Political fund raising and events restricted to club members will not be listed. Contact recovery groups directly for meeting times. Deadline is noon, two business days before publication. Fax items to 586-3028 or take them to 3100 Channel Drive.



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