Around Town

Posted: Friday, March 08, 2002

Today

UAF School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar, "Southeast Coastal Monitoring Project: Overview of Auke Bay Laboratory Research on Early Marine Ecology of Juvenile Salmon," 3:30 p.m., UAS Anderson Building room 221, 11275 Glacier Hwy.

Wine Tasting Class, 5:30 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Fee is $28 for tasting opportunities and hors d'oeuvres. For reservations: 586-4146.

Spring Fling Dance with JDHS Jazz Band, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Tickets: Donation.

Tongass Alaska Girl Scout Council Mother/Daughter Dessert in honor of Women's History Month, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Pioneers' Home. Bring dessert or donation of canned food. Details: 586-1710.

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.

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple.

Bicycle Touring in Siberia and the Russian Far East with Mike Blackwell and Jim Johnson, 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Teen Dance Party, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Gruening Park Hall. Ages 11-14; admission is $5. Sponsored by parents of the Janice Holst Dancers.

Opening night for "The Wooden Breeks," 8 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Tickets at Hearthside or box office, 364-2421 ext. 35.

Adult volleyball/basketball open gym, 8-10 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Fee is $4. Details: 463-1700.

Free youth open gym, 8-11 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. Grades 5-12. Details: 463-1700.

Saturday, March 9

Juneau Alpine Club ice field practice, near Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Larry, 586-0152.

American Red Cross Infant/Child CPR class, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Fee: $30. Details and registration: 463-5713.

Parks and Recreation Ski/Snowshoe trip to East Mendenhall Lake or Montana Creek area, 10 a.m., Skaters Cabin. Bring skis or snowshoes, dress in warm layers and bring food and water. No dogs or firearms.

Juneau Job Fair, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 465-2987.

Quilting Class with MaryAnn Vaughan, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Will be offered March 9, 16; quilters bring their own materials. Create modern versions of the "Soldier's Quilt." To register and for list of supplies: 465-2901.

Kids Day Program presents "Adventures in a Rainforest" with naturalist Denise Wolvin, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Bowl for Kids' Sake team sign-up, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Sponsored by Big Brothers Big Sisters; bowling event on Saturday, April 27 at Channel Bowl. Details: 586-3350.

Juneau Multiple Sclerosis Self-help Group monthly meeting, 1 p.m., Mi Casa. Topic: Drug treatment therapies. Details: Janie, 789-4867.

Polaris House, 1-2 p.m. NAMI Juneau consumer directed and operated program invites mental health consumers to weekly clubhouse development meetings. Details: 780-6775.

"Zip A Dee Doo Dah," A Family Concert, 1:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Admission: Adults, $5; kids, $3; families, $15. Details: Diane, 586-0423.

Rabies Clinic, 2-4 p.m., Gastineau Humane Society, 7705 Glacier Hwy. All dogs in Juneau must be licensed by 3/31; rabies vaccination is a requirement of licensure. Details: 789-0260.

Horned Owl Release, 5 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni athletic field. Details: Snady, 586-2207.

Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Juneau Singles Celebration of Birthdays, 6 p.m., Mi Casa. Details: 780-4426.

"Tolerance, Unity, Compassion and Justice," 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. A program of thoughtful discussion hosted by the Juneau Jewish Community.

Juneau Jumper Rope Skipping Team Show and Pie Auction, 7 p.m., Glacier Valley School Gym. $5 for adults, $3 for children. Details: 789-7485.

Perseverance Theatre presents, "The Wooden Breeks," 8 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Tickets at Hearthside or box office, 364-2421 ext. 35.

Free youth open gym, 8-11 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni. Grades 5-12. Details: 463-1700.

Sunday, March 10

Perseverance Theatre presents, "The Wooden Breeks," 6 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Tickets at Hearthside or box office, 364-2421 ext. 35.

Bible training, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall, ballroom three. White Horse Christian Training Center offers six days of intensive Bible training with four classes daily. Details: Margaret, 586-3396.

Adult volleyball/basketball open gym, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni. Fee is $4. Details: 463-1700.

Adult soccer open gym, 8-10 p.m., Floyd Dryden. Fee is $4. Details: 463-1700.

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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