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Posted: Wednesday, March 07, 2007

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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. 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.

Eaglecrest Finance Committee meeting, 5 p.m., downtown library small conference room. Details: Kirk, 780-2000 ext. 221.

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 presented by Joe McCabe, 7-8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Details: 586-1517 or visit the Web at 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.

Wetlands Review Board meeting, 5:15 p.m., City Hall, fourth floor conference room 426. Details: Teri, 586-0755.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Board of Education meeting with Tlingit and Haida Community Council, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Community Council Building.

Eaglecrest Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., City Hall conference room 224. Details: Kirk, 780-2000 ext. 221.

Veterans for Peace Chapter No. 100 monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: John, 586-4409.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

"The Wished For Child" grief support group for those who have experienced infant loss, miscarriage, infertility, failed adoption or abortion, 6 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Cathryn, 463-6106.

Pregnancy and Infant Support Group, 6-7:30 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Cathryn, 463-6206.

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

"Birding and Turtling in Trinidad and Tobago" presentation by Linda Shaw and Bev Agler, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Building room 222. Sponsored by the Juneau Audubon Society.

Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. With Tony Soltys narrating videos he made of flyfishing in New England and Mexico. All invited. Details: Mark, 586-3424.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, March 9

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

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Poetry Omnibus installation ceremony, noon, Marine Park. As part of the Arts Festival celebration.

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



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