Around Town

Posted: Monday, March 04, 2002

Today

Free Introduction to Word 2000 class: Part 6, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Details: 586-5718.

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., Assembly chambers, City Hall.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 70 meeting, 6 p.m., downtown 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, 11-3 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.

Bartlett Hospital Guild, 1 p.m., Juneau Empire building 3rd floor board room. Details: Jennette, 586-2074.

Free Introduction to Excel 2000 class: Part 1, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Details: 586-5718.

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., Uninversity of Alaska Egan Library. Details: Abigail, 465-4937.

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

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

Health seminar sponsored by SEARHC and Cooperative Extension Service - University of Alaska Fairbanks, 7-9 p.m., SEARHC WIC classroom. Topic: Sick day care: Critical check points to healthy recovery from flu, colds and other illnesses. Details: Joni, 463-4092 or Emma, 465-8746.

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 jsllh6@uas.alaska.edu.

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Mendenhall 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.

Baby-Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Louise, 586-1612.

Juneau Housing Trust orientation meeting on new homes for sale, 5 p.m., downtown library. Details: 463-1276.

Free Introduction to Word 2000 class: Part 7, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau Freewheelers Bicycle Club Spring Meeting, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Dave, 790-7249.

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

Juneau Small Business Development Center seminar, "Where's the Money? Sources of Small Business Financing," 6-9 p.m., 3rd floor conference room, Juneau Empire building. Cost is $25. To register: 463-3789.

Juneau Arts and Humanities Council monthly film, "The Other Side of Sunday," 7 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Details: 586-ARTS.

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 nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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