Around Town

Posted: Thursday, March 02, 2006

Thursday, March 2

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 9 a.m., Glacier Fire Station Training Room. Details: Patty, 789-7821.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska monthly meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel Douglas Room. Details: Gary, 789-3757.

Bill Egan Forum, noon, Baranof Hotel. "Spiritual Politics: The Guide to Social and Physical Disease," with Dr. Moe Longworth. Details: Bob, 723-2124.

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

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

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.

"Five Finger Fundraiser - Fine Wines and Finger Food" wine tasting, 5:30-7:30 p.m., The Red Dog Saloon. Sponsored by the Juneau Lighthouse Association. Details: Jennifer, 364-3632.

Healing Touch Practice session, 6 p.m., Hospice & Home Care of Juneau. Free. Registration required. Details: Mary, 790-2402.

Lynn Swim Celebration, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Steve Vick, the Haines man who swam 92 miles between Skagway and Juneau to protest the proposed Juneau road this summer, will share photos, video and stories of his swim. Details: Emily, 209-0082.

Raincountry Flyfishers, 7 p.m., Mendenhall River School. Details: Mark, 586-2820.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

"Get a New Perspective" themed programs at the library, 7:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gym. Details: David, 321-3109.

Friday, March 3

"Teaching the Six Perfections" Buddhist teaching, 9 a.m.-noon and 2-5 p.m., Rainforest Yoga Center, 174 S. Franklin St., No. 202B, second floor Emporium Mall. Buddhist teaching by recognized reincarnate master of Buddhist meditation and practice Khentrul Lodro Thaye Rinpoche. Details: Kim or Bob, 790-4845.

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

Immigration consultations, 10-11:30 a.m. and 1-5:30 p.m., Catholic Community Service, 419 Sixth St. For individuals seeking information about work permits, naturalization, lawful permanent resident status, political asylum and temporary protected status. Sponsored by the Alaska Immigration Justice Project. Details: Stan, 789-5535.

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

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 (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.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

Yoga for Diabetes, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Linda, 796-8691.

Gaming Night, 6-9 p.m., downtown library. For middle school and high school aged participants. Details: Amelia, 586-5303.

"Aquatic Architects: An Overview of Beaver Biology and Effects in the Mendenhall Valley" Fireside Chat, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

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

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

Juneau Grind monthly variety show, 7 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall. Details: John, 957-2776.

Juneau Yacht Club meeting, 7 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Details: Dave, 586-4886.

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

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room.

Saturday, March 4

Fried bread sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Foodland Super Drug. Sponsored by the Juneau Pow Wow Club. All proceeds will go to purchase fresh vegetables and canned fruit for the Glory Hole. Details: Garfield, 465-2496.

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

Immigration consultations, 10 a.m.-noon and 1:30-5:30 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul Smith Hall, 8617 Teal St. For individuals seeking information about work permits, naturalization, lawful permanent resident status, political asylum and temporary protected status. Sponsored by the Alaska Immigration Justice Project. Details: Stan, 789-5535.

Juneau Writers meeting, 2 p.m., valley library. Outreach Service Librarian Jennifer Brown will present "Copyright Issues." Details: Barbara, 790-3038.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

Gold Street Music, 7:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Church, 325 Gold St. $5. Details: Terry, 586-2997.

Sunday, March 5

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.

"Candidates Seeking Your Support for Tlingit and Haida Community Council" open forum, 2 p.m., Salvation Army, 439 W. Willoughby Ave. Details: jthadmin@gci.net.

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