AroundTown

Posted: Friday, March 04, 2005

Today

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.

"Issues, problems and challenges in Alaskan fisheries," 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, Room 221. Seminar by Stephanie Madsen. Details: 465-6441.

12" x 12" exhibit opening, 4:30-7 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

"Ocean Home" photography exhibit opening, 4:30-7 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Details: 465-2901.

C. Ashton Allen exhibit opening, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Friendly Planet.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St., Suite 102.

"A Tectonic Masterpiece" fireside chat, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. every Friday, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

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

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

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

Girl Scouts mother/daughter luau, 7-9 p.m., ANB Hall. Celebrate Girls Scouts 93rd birthday. Details: Kim, 789-1004.

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

Saturday, March 5

Winter X Games, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Eaglecrest. Sponsored by Eaglecrest and UAS. Details: 465-6528.

Canine good citizen class, 10-11 a.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club. Details: 586-3353.

Writing workshop, 10 a.m.-noon, Douglas library. Guest Tamora Pierce. Open to young adults and adults. Details: 586-0434.

"The Art of Nature" kids day program, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

Saturday Cultural Activities, noon every Saturday, 3235 Hospital Drive (bingo hall). Sponsored by Tlingit & Haida Community Council. Details: 463-5680.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Poetry and storytelling gala event, 3-6 p.m., downtown Heritage Cafe. Sponsored by Harborview fifth grade extended learning class. Proceeds to go toward bringing author Mary Lyn Ray to town.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Friends of Admiralty Island annual meeting, 5 p.m., Northern Light Church. Business meeting, potluck and program. Details: 586-6738.

Tamora Pierce book signing, 7 p.m., downtown library. Presentation and reception. Details: 586-0434.

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

High school open swim, 8:15-9:45 p.m., Augustus Brown pool. Sponsored by L.I.F.E. on the Move. Free for the first 150 Juneau-Douglas or Yaakoosge High School students. Details: 463-1700.

Sunday, March 6

Winter X Games, 8 a.m.-noon, Eaglecrest. Sponsored by Eaglecrest and UAS. Details: 465-6528.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, 11-12:15 a.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Free bowling for Riverside students, 1-4 p.m., Channel Bowl. Sponsored by L.I.F.E. on the Move. Kindergarten and third graders from 1-2 p.m., first and fourth graders from 2-3 p.m., and second and fifth graders from 3-4 p.m. Details: 463-1700.

Folkdancing, 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.

Debtors Anonymous "Steps to Prosperity" group, 7 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 W. 10th St.

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

Monday, March 7

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

Toddler Time, 10-10:30 a.m., Downtown library. Details: 586-5249.

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

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

Alzheimer's and Dementia Support Group, 12-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

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: Peter, 321-1499.

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

• 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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