Around Town

Posted: Thursday, March 01, 2001


Southeast Alcohol & Drug Conference, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building, Classroom 204. Details: 586-8488.

Juneau Docks and Harbors Operation Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbor Office.

Planning and Policy Committee public meeting, 5:15 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Americans With Disabilities Act Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Library Conference Room. Details: 586-5278.

Parents Anonymous, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Childbirth Preparation, 6:15-8:45 p.m., Administrative Building Classroom, Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 586-8424, Debi Ballam.

New Thoughts on Exercise Induced Asthma, 6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Boardroom. Details: Cathy or Tom, 789-7936, or Judy, 789-0317.

Gardening Class, 7-9:30 p.m., Hendrickson Annex Room 101. Seed starting, annuals and bulbs. Limited room. Details: 465-8749.

Juneau Sailing Club meeting, 7:30 p.m., Graham Room (bar), Breakwater Inn. Anyone interested in sailing welcome. Details: 790-4564.

"Antonia's Line" screening, 7:30 p.m., Silverbow Backroom Cinema. Details: 586-4146.

Hamlet performed by Theater in the Rough, 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall, Fourth and Gold streets. Details : Kate Jensen, 364-3858.

Friday, March 2

March of Dimes Corporate Recruitment Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel. Details: 800-478-5245.

Southeast Alcohol & Drug Conference, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building, Classroom 204. Details: 586-8488.

Free Blood Pressure Screenings, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Wellspring Healthcare Center. Details: 789-1812.

Northern Southeast Regional Aquaculture Association Board of Directors meeting, 9 a.m., NSRAA conference room, 1308 Sawmill Creek Road. Details: (907) 747-6850.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley public library. Details: 586-5267.

Parents Anonymous Group for Parents of Special Needs Children, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. Child care and lunch provided. Details: 790-4102 or 586-8228.

Poet Joy Harjo at UAS, noon-1:30 p.m., Lake Room. Lunchtime presentation and Question and Answer session. Free for students; pay as you can for the general public.

Free Admission to the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, noon-4 p.m., Fourth and Main St. Details: Jane Lindsey, 586-3572.

Creative Movement Classes, 12:30-1 p.m. for 2 to 3-year-olds; 1-1:50 p.m. for 3- to 4-year-olds; 1:50-2:40 p.m. for 4 to 5-year-olds. Shotokan Karate Studio. Details: 463-5327.

Veterans in Pioneer Homes information, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 586-6231.

Southeast Alaska Land Trust seminar, 1-4:30 p.m., DIPAC Ladd MaCauley Visitor Center, 2697 Channel Drive. Thomas Haensly will present on tax incentives for land conservation. Registration fee of $45. Details: 586-3100.

Rufous Hummingbird Festival Planning Group meeting, 3 p.m., Southeast Alaska Discover Center. Details: 228-6220.

Friday Night Skiing, 4-9 p.m., Eaglecrest Ski Area. Details: 790-2001.

New Gallery Exhibit Opening Reception, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Gallery at the Arts Council, 206 North Franklin St. Details: 586-2787.

Introduction to Word 2000 Part 5, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Read Across America, 5:15-7 p.m., Gastineau School. Children and families are invited to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday. Refreshments and books provided. Details: Dirk Miller, 463-1999.

Parents Anonymous en Espanol, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Proveemos cuidado de ninos y la cena. Details: Karmen Moreno, 790-4102.

Poet Joy Harjo at UAS, 7-9 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Poetry reading and lecture. Free for students; pay as you can for the general public.

Women of the 20th Century-Gone but not Forgotten, 7-9 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Details: 465-2901.

ARGS China Expedition presentation, 7:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center theater. Fireside Series program will feature Master Gardener, Ed Buyarski. Details: Dale Campbell, 790-7425.

Saturday, March 3

Pen-Pal Pancake Fundraiser, 7:30-9 a.m., Gastineau School Gym. Mr. Miller's class is holding a pancake breakfast to help send the class to Gustavus in May to meet their pen-pals. Details: 463-1999.

Estate Planning Basics and Conservation Options, 9 a.m.-noon, DIPAC Ladd MaCauley Visitor Center, 2697 Channel Drive. Registration is $20 per person. Details: 586-3100.

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