Around Town

Posted: Friday, February 29, 2008

Today

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Planning Commission Committee of the Whole meeting, noon, Marine View Building, fourth floor conference room. Details: Greg,586-0761.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Juvenile Bristol Bay Sockeye Salmon Ecology" seminar by Ed Farley, 3:30-5 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, Room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

Women's boutique and bake sale fundraiser, 4-7 p.m., Parkshore Condo Recreation Room, 800 F St. Sponsored by Chapter G of the PEO. All proceeds go toward scholarships for women. Details: Pam, 463-3995.

Women's recreational target shooting, 5-7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Hunter Education Facility, 5670 Montana Creek Road. Details:586-4101 or www.huntereducation.alaska.gov.

Home Show VIP wine tasting, 5-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. $25 admission. Must be 21 or older. Call for tickets. Details: 463-5774.

"Juneau Star Search!" performance celebrating the lives and accomplishments of black artists of the 1960s, '70s and '80s, 6:30 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Tickets are $20 adults, $12 students, $60 for family of four, free for children 5 and under, to be purchased from any Black Awareness Association member. Details: 635-5967.

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

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Friday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

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

"Misery is Optional" Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m. every Friday, call for location. Details: Toni, 209-8664.

Saturday, March 1

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Dads and Babies Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 Third St. For dads and their babies, 0-3 years old. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Adult court rentals, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at various Community Schools gyms. $20 per court per hour. Details: 523-1774.

Women's boutique and bake sale fundraiser, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Parkshore Condo Recreation Room, 800 F St. Sponsored by Chapter G of the PEO. All proceeds go toward scholarships for women. Details: Pam, 463-3995.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Spanish play group for 2- to 6-year-olds, 10-11 a.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

2008 Home Show, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Centennial Hall. $5 admission. Children under 12 free. Details: 463-5774.

Juneau School District All-Elementary-School Art Show, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Nugget Mall. Free. Shows through March 9. Details: Heather, Nancy or Shgen, 523-1745.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free child care provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

"Tiling Floors and Walls" workshop, 11 a.m., Home Depot. Free.

Spanish Club for 7- to 14-year-olds, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

"Fixing a Leaking Toilet" workshop, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free.

Book signing with Tom Botts, of Hoonah, 1-3 p.m., Hearthside Books in the Nugget Mall.

Tile decorating party fundraiser, 1-3 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Fundraiser for birth center's new community health and birth center. Details: Susan, 586-1203.

Recreational target shooting, 1-6 p.m. every Saturday, Juneau Hunter Education Facility, 5670 Montana Creek Road. Details:586-4101 or www.huntereducation.alaska.gov.

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Saturday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

Alaska Youth Choir "March Hare, Welsh Rarebit & St. Paddy's" community concert, 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Free. Refreshments afterward. Donations graciously accepted. Details: Heather, 790-3310.

"The Prince of Marshes" book discussion by author Rory Stewart,7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Library.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Sunday, March 2

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

2008 Home Show, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Centennial Hall. $5 admission. Children under 12 free. Details: 463-5774.

Juneau School District All-Elementary-School Art Show, noon-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Free. Shows through March 9. Details: Heather, Nancy or Shgen, 523-1745.

Widowed Persons Program monthly brunch, 11:30 a.m., Capital Café in the Baranof Hotel. All widows and widowers are invited to attend. Details: Sue, 586-6424 or Sandy, 789-0355.

Recreational target shooting, 1-3 p.m. every Sunday, Juneau Hunter Education Facility, 5670 Montana Creek Road. With possible league matches to follow from 3-6 p.m. Details: 586-4101 or www.huntereducation.alaska.gov.

Polaroid transfer class, 1-4 p.m., The Canvas. Learn the process for Polaroid and emulsion transfer. $30, plus $15 materials fee. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Jeremy Buck and the Bang concert, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Student Recreation Center. Rock/alternative band from Los Angeles. Free to UAS members. $3 for nonmembers. Details: Shea, 796-6544.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Adult open gym, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. $4. Details: 523-1774.



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