Around Town

Posted: Friday, March 11, 2005

Today

Long-term joint advisory committee meeting, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Open to the public for discussion on area from Eagle Beach to Echo Cove. Details: 465-2481.

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

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

Organ music, noon, State Office Building. Player J. Allan MacKinnon.

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

Women's legislative panel, 1-2 p.m., UAS, Lake Room.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

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

"Industry/Government Coordination in Federal and State Managed Fisheries," 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, Room 221. Seminar by Kevin Duffy. Details: 465-6441.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St., Suite 102.

"What New Technologies Are Teaching Us about Brown Bear" fireside chat, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. every Friday, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room.

Celebration of women's music, 7-8:30 p.m., UAS Student Activities Center. Including Juneau Pride Chorus and other female performers.

Concert with Matt Hoffland, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Hoffland is a vocalist and plays keyboard and acoustic guitar. Details: 586-6350.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, March 12

Quilt show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Centennial Hall. Sponsored by Capital City Quilters. Details: 789-4647.

Canine good citizen class, 10-11 a.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club. Details: 586-3353.

"Brilliant Bugs" kids day program, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

Story tell-a-thon fundraiser, noon-6 p.m., Nugget Mall, Community Room. Sponsored by Arts for Kids. Details: 789-4950.

Juneau Raptor Center open house, 1-3 p.m., DIPAC Salmon Hatchery. Meet educational birds.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Marine habitat lecture, 1-2:30 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Details: 465-2901.

Multiple Sclerosis self-help group meeting, 1-2:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: 789-3248.

Poop scoop, 2 p.m., Brotherhood Bridge Trail. Sponsored by Grateful Dogs of Juneau. Details: 780-6558.

"Arts, Crafts and Curios," 2-4 p.m., Fireweed Place. Sponsored by Gastineau Channel Historical Society. Details: 586-6790.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Movie night, 3 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Movie is "Luther." Details: 586-2380.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Spaghetti feed and silent auction for Pam Dunker, 6 p.m., Riverbend Elementary Commons. Details: 523-1075.

SEARHC free swim, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Open swim for all SEARHC beneficiaries, staff and family members. Details: 364-4460.

Movie night, 7 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Movie is "Luther." Details: 586-2380.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

Birding in Bolivia, 7:30-8:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Auditorium. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society. Details: 586-5816.

New England barn dance, 7:30-11 p.m., old Capital School gym. Details: 586-1787.

Sunday, March 13

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, 11-12:15 a.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Quilt show, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Centennial Hall. Sponsored by Capital City Quilters. Details: 789-4647.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., Downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Debtors Anonymous "Steps to Prosperity" group, 7 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 W. 10th St.

Turtle Island String Quartet concert, 7 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School Auditorium. Sponsored by Juneau Arts and Humanities. Details: 586-ARTS.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

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