Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, March 08, 2005


Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

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

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

"Ladies (and Gentlemen) in Red" luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Baranof Hotel. Sponsored by American Red Cross. Funds raised for local disaster emergencies. Attendees are encouraged to wear red. Details: 463-5713.

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

Dog task force committee, noon-1 p.m., downtown library. Details: Di, 586-0423.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday (noon- 7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Career Launch 4-5 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Open Lab 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Microsoft Word class, 5-7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays until March 10, Juneau Adult Education Center. Cost of class is $200. Space is limited, call to register. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

SAIL board of directors meeting, 5:45 p.m., SAIL office. Details: Joan, 586-4920.

Puppy Kindergarten, 6-7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: 789-4232.

Juneau Home Educator's meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 463-5161.

Wednesday, March 9

No building permit inspections, City and Borough of Juneau. Details: 586-5278.

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: 463-6175.

School district facilities committee, 10:30 a.m., central office. Details: 463-1750.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Downtown library. Details: 586-5249.

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

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

Bird walk, noon, Rainbow Foods lobby. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society. Details: 586-7559.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; SMART Kids 4-5 p.m.; Digital Arts 5-6 p.m.; and Arts & Crafts 2:30-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Solving the Steller Sea Lion Puzzle," 3:30 p.m., Egan library. Speaker Andrew Trites. Sponsored by Institute of Marine Science. Details: 465-6441.

Free suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 789-9339 or 463-2517.

Bartlett Hospital planning committee, 5:15 p.m., board room. Details: 796-8438.

Class of '65 reunion meeting, 5:30 p.m., Donna's Restaurant. Juneau-Douglas High School reunion. Details: 463-3126.

Relay for Life planning committee, 5:30 p.m., downtown library. Sponsored by American Cancer Society. Details: 586-4900.

Free Early Pregnancy Education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Narcotics Anonymous Step it Up Step Study, 6-7:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Children welcome.

Survivors of suicide loss support group, 6-7:30 p.m., St. Ann's Building. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care. Details: 789-1453.

Basic Dog Obedience, 6-7:30 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School Commons. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: 789-0694.

"Operating a Limited Liability Company," 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire Building, Third Floor. Sponsored by Juneau Small Business Development. Details: 463-3789.

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

Heartbeat chapter meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., St. Ann's. Suicide loss support group.

Introduction to wildlife viewing, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Douglas library. Sponsored by Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Details: 465-5157.

"Quantifying Risk: Perception vs. Reality," 7 p.m., Egan Building, Room 221. Speaker is Frankie Wood-Black of Conoco Philips. Sponsored by American Chemical Society.

Thursday, March 10

No building permit inspections, City and Borough of Juneau. Details: 586-5278.

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 364-2378.

Lent lunch, noon, McPhetres Hall. Speaker is Mrs. Mildred Boesser.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

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

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

"Wildflowers and Scenery of Adak," 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by Juneau Garden Club. Details: Terry, 586-1548.

• 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 Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.

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