Around Town

Posted: Sunday, March 03, 2002


Gastineau Little League Registration, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Returning players must register now, new players must provide birth certificates. Last registration before tryouts, March 9,10,11.

23rd Annual Glacier Valley Rotary Regional Boat Show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Centennial Hall. $5 for adults, $2 for children under 12.

Juneau Symphony Showcase chamber music concert, 4 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Tickets at Hearthside and the door.

The Global Connections group of the University of Alaska Southeast will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Schaible House for a Hungarian dinner.

Monday, March 4

Yoga Club, Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m., UAS Student Activity Center. Details: Lily at

Fishermen's Fund Advisory and Appeals Council meeting, 8:30 a.m., Goldbelt Hotel, Tongass Room, 51 Egan Dr.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., Downtown Library, and 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Toddler Time, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Free ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

High School Project Team, noon, Juneau Fire Hall.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Free GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Tlingit Story Telling, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Free English as a Second Language Classes, every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Human Resources Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Chambers, City Hall.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 70 meeting, 6 p.m., Downtown Public Library conference room. Details: Teddy Castillo, 586-3128.

South Douglas Home Owners Association, 7 p.m., Douglas Library. Information on heliport at Sheep Creek; other concerns of property owners. Details: Diane, 586-8228 or 586-3814.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Adult badminton open gym, 8-10 p.m., Auke Bay Elementary School. Teen-agers and adults encouraged to attend. All skill levels welcome. Gym fee is $3, shuttlecocks provided. Details: Theresa Walden, 790-2499.

Tuesday, March 5

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's (in the Mendenhall Mall). Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Feet First Clinic, 9-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Sally 465-3353.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, 5th and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 354-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

American Cancer Society's Relay for Life meeting, 5:15 p.m., DIPAC meeting room. A representative from ACS will be present; public welcome. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

School District Budget Reading for Fiscal Year 03/04, 6 p.m., School District central office board room, 1208 Glacier Ave. Will meet again March 12. Details: 463-1700 ext. 229.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee Meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Actions items include Frisbee Golf at Dimond Park and air modelers at Amalga Meadows.

American Red Cross Adult CPR Class, 6-10 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr. #203. Fee is $30. Details: 463-5713.

Gastineau Philatelic Society, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th St. Preparations for Panex exhibition and sale at Nugget Mall, April 27-28. Details: Virginia, 364-3188.

SEARHC Diabetes Support Group, 7 p.m., SEARHC WIC classroom, Salmon Creek. Details: Joni, 463-4092 or Emma, 465-8746.

Juneau Alpine Club Meeting, 7 p.m., JAC Headquarters. Details: 789-7058.

Women's History Month presentation by Yarrow Vaara, "Studying My Ancestors," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Details: Abigail, 465-4937.

Between the Lines: Poetry and Play with Nita Nettleton, 7 p.m., Silverbow Inn. Tickets at the door.

Planetarium Show, "Space and Time," 7-7:30 p.m., free, Marie Drake Planetarium. Topic: Why Do Clocks Run Clockwise? For children about 4-5 years old. Details: 586-3034.

Practical Fly Tying Course, 7-9 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School Library. Also offered March 7, 11 and 12. Raincountry Flyfishers annual course for beginners and others to learn to tie the flies that work locally. To register: 463-1717.

Wednesday, March 6

Yoga Club, Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m., UAS Student Activity Center. Details: Lily at

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Valley Library. Details: Dixie, 789-0449.

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

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.

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

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