Around Town

Posted: Monday, March 12, 2001

Today

Juneau Housing Trust, a nonprofit housing organization, holds its regular meeting at 4:45 p.m., at Northern Light United Church. To receive an agenda, call 463-1276.

Joint Assembly Committee of the Whole & Planning Commission meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly chambers. Agenda: 10th and Egan Drive traffic plan. With State of Alaska DOT officials. Details: 586-5278.

Setting up and using a Hotmail E-mail Account Part II, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Third annual spaghetti feed and silent auction to benefit people living with AIDS, 5-7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 S. Franklin. $10, adults; $5, kids under 12. Details: 789-1313.

Parents Anonymous, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Children's Community Center, 211 Cordova. Free child-care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Breastfeeding Success and Newborn Care, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Administration Building classroom. Details: Debi Ballam, 586-8424.

English as a Second Language, 6-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, downtown. All levels welcome. Details: 586-5718.

Mendenhall Refuge Citizen Advisory group, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni library. Agenda includes hunting restrictions on the wetlands and discussions of airport EIS.

PEO Chapter D meeting, 7 p.m., call for meeting location. Details: Marion Leque, 789-4092.

Spring Boating Skills and Seamanship Class, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall Mall Annex. Offered by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, $40 per person, includes materials. Details: 789-6911.

Adult Beading Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: Salty, 463-3220.

Tuesday, March 13

Life Ring Support Group for Women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., basement of the Cathedral of the Nativity, 5th and Gold streets. Details: 586-1513.

Introduction to Word 2000 Part 8, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

English as a Second Language, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Vincent de Paul, Smith Hall. Meets Monday through Friday Details: Paul, 790-4102.

Adult Education classes, 12:30-2:30 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, Smith Hall. Meets Monday through Friday. Details: Paul, 790-4102.

Pull-Tab committee meeting at 5 p.m., in the Assembly chambers. Details: Beth McEwen, deputy municipal clerk, 586-5278; TDD, 586-5351.

Joint Chief's meeting, 5:30 p.m., Hagevig Training Center. Details: 586-5278.

Parents Anonymous group for parents of special needs children, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal, 790-4102. Child care and dinner provided.

E-bay seminar for on-line collectors, 6-9 p.m., Electronic Adventures, Mendenhall Center. $35. Limited to 12.

Beginning Synchro Lessons, 6:15-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. $15 plus tax. Swimmers will learn various sculling techniques, novice figures and a novice routine. Details: 586-5325.

Juneau Planning Commission meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Juneau Singles discussion group on the topic "money-saving travel tips," 7 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church library, 9161 Cinema Drive.

Wednesday, March 14

Become a United States Citizen, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Smith Hall, St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. For advanced ESL students. Details: 790-4102.

English as a Second Language, 6-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, downtown. All levels welcome. Details: 586-5718.

Home Opportunity Program, introductory class on loan program for low-income homebuyers, 7-8 p.m., Gruening Park meeting room, 1800 Northwood St., sponsored by Housing First. Details: 364-1276.

Setting up and using a Hotmail E-mail Account Part III, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Low-impact exercise discussion with Patrick Ripp, a physical therapist with Juneau Physical Therapy, Room 204, Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building. Sponsored by Juneau Chapter, American Diabetes Association. Details: 465-1240.

Thursday, March 15

Territorial Sportsmen fund-raising banquet to benefit the Juneau chapter of the Alaska Outdoor Council, 6-10 p.m., at Centennial Hall. Surf and turf dinner. For banquet tickets, call 463-3830.

English as a Second Language, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Vincent de Paul, Smith Hall. Meets Monday through Friday. Details: Paul, 790-4102.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas Library. Details: 586-5267.

Gardening Class, 7-9:30 p.m., Hendrickson Annex Room 101, UAS. Vegetables; Garden pests and control. $5. Limited room. To enroll: 465-8749.

Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, drop notices off at 3100 Channel Drive, fax them to 586-3028 or e-mail achandonnet@juneauempire.com. through March 15. Deadline is 5 p.m. the previous day for Tuesday-Friday papers, and noon Friday for Sunday's and Monday's edition.



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