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Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2007

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Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Juneau School District curriculum review, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Harborview Elementary School, Office of Instructional Services. Public opportunity to view the working draft of the Skills for a Healthy Life Curriculum Guide. School Board's first reading will be at 6 p.m. in the Juneau-Douglas High School library. Details: 523-1730.

"WNET: Taking Your Business to the Next Level" class, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Juneau Empire Building, third floor conference room. Details: Amy, 586-8714.

Juneau School District Facilities Committee meeting, noon, Juneau Fire Hall classroom, 820 Glacier Ave. Details: 463-1750.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Al-Anon Family Group Serenity meeting, noon-1 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 West 10th St. Details: Marsha, 364-2472.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed is earlier. Career launch 4-5 p.m.; power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 5-6 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

KTOO family night, at KTOO, 360 Egan Drive. Details: Susan, 586-1670.

Basics of PowerPoint class, 5-7 p.m. every Tuesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

View the Stars, 6-7 p.m., every Tuesday, Marie Drake Planetarium. Enjoy informal presentations or help make the stars shine. Everyone welcome. Details: 586-1517 or www.mariedrakeplanetaqrium.org.

English as a second language class, 6-8 p.m. every Tuesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Healing Circles, 6-8 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive. The Healing Circle helps people within the community address tough issues and offers healthy alternatives to activities. A smudging ritual begins each Healing Circle, and songs are shared by individuals who want to sing. Details: Norene, 364-4445.

"Vagina Monologues" production, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Student Recreation Center. Tickets: $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Hosted by UAS Student Wellness. Details: 790-9859.

Al-Anon Family Group Back to Basics meeting, 7-8 p.m., Smith Hall, 8619 Teal Ave., next to St. Vincent de Paul. Details: Marie, 789-3272.

Narcotics Anonymous game night, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Wednesday, March 7

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

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

Memoir writing group, 10-11 a.m., valley library. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

Juneau School District curriculum review, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Harborview Elementary School, Office of Instructional Services. Public opportunity to view the working draft of the Skills for a Healthy Life Curriculum Guide. Details: 523-1730.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Eckankar Center, 110 Seward St. Details: 789-8884.

English as a second language class, noon-2 p.m. every Wednesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Arts and crafts 2:30-5 p.m.; power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; smart kids 4-5 p.m.; guest speakers 4-5 p.m. on alternate weeks; digital arts 5-6 p.m. details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Head Injury Support Group, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau Job Center, 10002 Glacier Highway, third floor Glacierview Conference Room. Details: Margie, 465-3199.

Basics of Excel class, 5-7 p.m. every Wednesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Executive Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Center. Details: Toni, 796-8438.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., Jovany's. Details: 321-0524.

Citizenship class, 6-8 p.m. every Wednesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

"Parenting Your Three to Six-year-old" class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

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

Friends of Recycling meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., downtown library. Details: 780-4212.

Aikido class, 6:40-7:50 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Sponsored by Community Schools. Taught by Chris Keller. $58. Details: Carrie, 523-1774.

"Vagina Monologues" production, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Student Recreation Center. Tickets: $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Hosted by UAS Student Wellness. Details: 790-9859.

"Northern Lights of Juneau" planetarium show by Joe McCabe, 7-8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Details: 586-1517 or www.mariedrakeplanetarium.org.

Thursday, March 8

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

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Juneau School District curriculum review, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Harborview Elementary School, Office of Instructional Services. Public opportunity to view the working draft of the Skills for a Healthy Life Curriculum Guide. Details: 523-1730.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Hangar Ballroom. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Bill Egan Forum, noon-1 p.m., Baranof Hotel. With speakers Rep. Beth Kerttula, Rep. Andrea Doll and Rep. Lindsey Holmes speaking on the celebration of International Women's Day.

Dahl-Kenny Lenten lunch lectures, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church. With speaker Father Thomas Weise. $5 donation for Glory Hole. Van pick-up provided at 12:05 p.m. in front of the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Details: 364-2468.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Basics of PowerPoint class, 5-7 p.m. every Thursday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Wetland Review Board meeting, 5:15 p.m., City Hall Building, second floor conference room. Details: Teri, 586-0755.

• 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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