Around town

Posted: Thursday, March 02, 2000

Thursday, March 2

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.

Alaska Business Roundtable with Rep. Carl Morgan and Bill Williams, noon, Prospector Hotel. Sponsored by the Alaska State Chamber of Commerce and the Juneau Chamber of Commerce.

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

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.

Storytelling by Anna-Noel, 7 p.m., Valley library. Award-winning nine year- old from Anchorage tells stories for all ages. Free.

Pat Denny presents the story of Mary Joyce, 7 p.m., Mary Joyce Room at the Cathedral of Nativity.

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.

Juneau Sailing Club, 7:30 p.m., Breakwater Inn. General meeting and slideshow on sailboat deliveries from Seattle to Juneau. Call 586-5856.

Friday, March 3

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

``International Perspectives on Women's Issues,'' part of Women's History Month speaker series. Roundtable discussion with Global Connections. Noon, UAS, Lake Room.

Juneau Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Call 789-2352.

Juneau Billiards Association Tournament. Call for details 586-2389.

University of Alaska Fairbanks Seminar,``Length-Based Models and Population Analysis for Pink Shrimp.'' 3:30 p.m., 11275 Glacier Highway, Anderson Building, Room 221.

Art Exhibit Reception for Ken and Dan DeRoux, 4:30-6 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. All are welcome. Free.

Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center Fireside Program Series, ``An Armchair Journey to Interior Alaska,'' presented by Susan Hitchcock. 7:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Free. 789-6440.

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