Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, March 10, 2004

Today

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.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Native Issues Forum, 11:30 a.m., ANB Hall, 320 West Willoughby Ave. Guest speakers will be Beth Kerttula and Peggy Wilson. Details: Dana, 463-7105.

Trails Working Group meeting, noon, downtown library.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

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.

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: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

Gastineau Humane Society 2004 Annual Meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th St. Details: 789-0260.

Early Pregnancy Classes, 6-8 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Family Birth Center upstairs. Six-week session. Free. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Juneau-Douglas Fish and Game Advisory Committee meeting, 6:30 p.m., Department of Fish and Game headquarters at West Eighth Street, in the commissioner's conference room. Will discuss proposals to repeal the regulations protecting Douglas Island wolves and white bears in Juneau. Details: Kathy, 586-6652, or Arthur, 465-4111.

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

"Building Democracy into a New Capitol for Alaska," by Charles Goodsell, professor emeritus of public policy, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-0203.

Special Guest Storytime featuring Arthur, 7 p.m., downtown library. Details: 463-6472.

Landscaping For Wildlife seminar, 7-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library conference room. Details: Karla, 465-5157.

Lemon Creek Neighborhood Association Board, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library. Details: Llewellyn, 780-4670.

Thursday, March 11

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.

Juneau-Douglas High School Parent Group meeting, noon, JDHS library. Details: Karen, klawfer@gci.net.

Litter Free, Inc. meeting, noon, downtown library conference room. Details: John, 789-5601, or Laurie, 790-4768.

Board of Education Policy Committee meeting, noon, District Office.

Lenten Lunch, noon-1 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Details: Marie, 789-3218.

Alzheimer's Support Group, noon-1 p.m., downtown library conference room. Free. Details: Christy, 586-6044.

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

Juneau Garden Club: "Flowering Trees and Colorful Scrubs," presented by David Lendrum, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center.

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

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

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

Juneau Kucinich for President Group meeting, 5-7 p.m., downtown library conference room. Details: Carol, 586-2410.

• 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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