Around town

Posted: Monday, February 28, 2000

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, 7-8 p.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.

Airport Manager Search Committee, 10:30 a.m., 211 Fourth St, Suite 305.

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.

Juneau Raptor Center, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library on the second floor. Topic to de discussed: Bird Signs in Winter. Call 364-3389.

``Mendenhall Glacier: Past, Present and Future'', presented by Roman Motyka, 7:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Part of the Fireside Series. 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.

``Women Writers: Re-shaping Literary History'', part of Women's History Month speakers series. Noon, Mourant Building, UAS Campus. Call Dr. Easley at 465-6415.

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.

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