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Posted: Friday, March 03, 2006

Today

"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-age 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., VFW 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.

Girl Scout mother-daughter sock hop, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. $8. Details: 586-3141.

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.

Sunday Movie at the Glacier, 3 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Free. Details: Wayne, 789-0097.

Folk dancing, 6 p.m., downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Monday, March 6

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

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (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.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

A.B.A.T.E. (Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education) membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Ken, 723-4450.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp No. 2 meeting, 6 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. SEARHC Promotions Manager Nate Mohatt will be the guest speaker.

Planetarium volunteer training workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Early pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Leader is Sonia Bradley. Details: Stephanie, 586-1203.

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

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.

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