Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, March 07, 2001

Today

Setting up and using a Hotmail E-mail Account, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Parents Anonymous meeting, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka St. Snack provided, no child care. Details: 790-4102.

Free Marine Climate Home-building Techniques Workshop, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School, Room 202. Registration required. Details: 465-8749 or Emma Widmark, 465-8746.

The Sun and Other Stars presentation, 7 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium, Glacier Avenue. For ages 6 through teens. Details: 463-3563.

Learn to Fly Fish, 7-9 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. Details: Tony Soltys, 789-9159.

The Sun and Other Stars presentation, 8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium, Glacier Avenue. For adults. Details: 463-3563.

Thursday, March 8

Fertilizer knowledge, soil building, composting and perennials. A class by Juneau Master Gardeners in conjunction with the University of Alaska's Cooperative Extension Service. 7-9:30 p.m., Hendrickson Annex, room 101, University of Southeast campus. Classes are $5. Limited attendance. To enroll: 465-8749.

Housing First, a non-profit housing organization, will hold its regular meeting at 6 p.m. at Northern Light United Church. To receive an agenda, call 463-1276.

Commission on Aging meeting, 9:30 a.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

English as a Second Language, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Vincent de Paul, Smith Hall. Meets Mon-Fri. Details: Paul, 790-4102.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas Library. Details: 586-5267.

Bill Egan Forum, noon, Baranof Hotel. Lt. Governor Fran Ulmer will speak on the topic "2002 Election." Details: Cindy, 790-3931.

Lenten Lunch, noon-1 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Features speaker David Eley. Details: Marie Helm, 789-3218.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Administrative Building Classroom, Bartlett Regional Hospital. A class/support group for parents of babies up to 12 months old. Details: 586-8424, Debi Ballam.

Gastineau School Library Scholastic Book Fair Fundraiser, afternoon, Gastineau School Library. Open to the public. Details: 463-1972.

High School Parent Discussion Group meeting, 12:05 p.m., JDHS Library. Discussion will include the high school qualifying exam and the decision to hire Deb Morse as principal. Details: Kim Blair, 789-3556.

Adult Education classes, 12:30-2:30 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, Smith Hall. Meets Mon-Fri. Details: Paul, 790-4102.

Juneau Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Sue Conant, 789-0892.

DemandStar Presentation for CBJ Online Bid Services, 2-4 p.m., City Hall Conference Room. Details: 586-5278.

New High School Planning and Design meeting, 2:30-5 p.m., JDHS Library. Details: 586-5278.

Northwest Sectional Archery competitions, 6-9 p.m., Floyd Dryden Commons. Details: Marv Walter, 789-0942.

Free Marine Climate Home-building Techniques Workshop, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden, Room 202. Registration required. Details: 465-8749 or Emma Widmark, 465-8746.

Mayor's Task Force on Sobriety, 7 p.m., Downtown Library. Details: 586-5278.

Restoration process lecture, 7 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Carmen Bris, Chief Conservator from the Western Center of Fine Arts will lecture and present a view of the Frances Davis historic paintings. Details: 586-3694.

Gardening Class, 7-9:30 p.m., Hendrickson Annex Room 101. Fertilizer knowledge; soil building; composting; perennials. Limited room. Details: 465-8749.

"Colorful Gardens in Juneau," a presentation of the Juneau Garden Club. 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Sue, 789-4739.

Friday, March 9

Free Blood Pressure Screenings, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Wellspring Healthcare Center, 2231 North Jordan Ave. Details: 789-1812.

First Meeting of the Juneau Tree Committee, noon, Downtown Library conference room. Anyone interested in the planting and maintenance of trees in the City and Borough of Juneau should plan on attending. Details: Christopher, 586-1070.

"Ecological processes influencing mortality of juvenile pink salmon in Prince William Sound, Alaska," a seminar by Mark Willette, area research biologist for the state Department of Fish and Game. 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, Room 221, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, 11275 Glacier Highway.

Saturday, March 10

Multiple Sclerosis Self-Help Group monthly meeting at the Travelodge banquet room, 1 p.m. Details: Nancy, 586-1701; Mary, 789-0691.

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