AroundTown

Posted: Wednesday, March 02, 2005

Today

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

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

Ceramics class, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5249.

Native Issues Forum with speakers Rep. Ralph Samuels and Senator Donald Olson, 11:30 a.m., ANB Hall. Sponsored by Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska and the Alaska Native Brotherhood Camp No. 2. Details: Dana 463-7103.

Key campaign rally, 11:45 a.m., Capitol Building steps. Details: 789-9026.

Overeaters Anonymous, noon, Holy Trinity Church. Details: 789-8884.

Bird walk, noon, Rainbow Foods lobby. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society. No dogs. Details: 586-7559.

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

Contract Bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; SMART Kids 4-5 p.m.; Digital Arts 5-6 p.m.; and Arts & Crafts 2:30-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Head injury group, 3:30 p.m., Juneau Job Center. Details: 465-3199.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and free transportation: 789-9339 or 463-2517.

Class of '65 reunion meeting, 5:30 p.m., Broiler Restaurant, Nugget Mall. Details: 463-3126.

Free Early Pregnancy Education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Narcotics Anonymous Step it Up Step Study, 6-7:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Children welcome.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6:30 p.m., Moose Lodge. Guests welcome. Details: 364-3113.

Tongass Girl Scouts informational meeting, 6:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Adult meeting. Details: 789-1004.

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

Juneau Ski club meeting, 6:30-8:00 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School, Room 209. Details: 789-1436.

Planetarium show on the moon, 7-8:00 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. For families/adults. Details: 586-3034.

Thursday, March 3

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Craft 'N Gab, 10 a.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 364-2378.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel. Southeast chapter meeting with Senator Kim Elton. Details: 364-2378.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Lent lunch, noon, McPhetres Hall. Speaker is Rev. Kathleen Wakefield.

"Alaskan Perspectives on the Death Penalty", noon, Baranof Hotel. Speaker is Renny Cushing. Buffet luncheon $16. Public welcome. Sponsored by Bill Egan Forum. Details: 790-1897.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Computer Lab Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Magnitude and fate of salmon-derived nutrients in a coastal stream ecosystem", 3:30-4:30 p.m., Egan Hall, Room 112. Talk by Scott Gende as part of University of Alaska Southeast Biology seminar series. Details: 465-6441.

Microsoft Word class, 5-7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays until March 10, Juneau Adult Education Center. Cost of class is $200. Space is limited, call to register. Details: 586-5718.

Weekly Tlingit Language Gathering, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, SEARHC Juneau Administration Building, 1046 Salmon Creek Lane, second floor conference room. Public is invited. Details: 790-4990.

Read Across America, 6-7:30 p.m., Riverbend Elementary Library. In honor of Dr. Seuss. Details: 463-1819.

Friends of recycling, 6:30-8 p.m., downtown library. Details: 364-2536.

Raincountry flyfishers, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River School library. Public is welcome. Details: Mark, 586-3424.

Contra dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Office Building gym. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, March 4

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

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

Passenger fee proceeds committee, noon, Assembly Chambers. Work session only. Details: 586-5240.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent 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: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

• Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. They can also be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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