Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, March 13, 2001


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

Pull-Tab Committee meeting, 5 p.m., assembly chambers. Details: Beth McEwen, deputy municipal clerk, 586-5278; TDD, 586-5351. Sign language interpretation possible if arranged 72 hours in advance.

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

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 for children under 12. Details: 789-1313.

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.

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

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

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

Free-one hour seminar on home loans for low-income buyers, 7 p.m., Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood St. Program repeats April 17. Details: 463-1276.

Public meeting to discuss new high school traffic issues, 7 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School. Details: 586-5278.

Parents for a Safe Graduation planning meeting, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School band room. For all parents of JDHS seniors. Details: Shelley Harmon, 586-9532.

Juneau Cancer Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m., SEARHC Board Room. Open to all currently being treated for cancer and family and friends of cancer patients/survivors. Details: Carole Edwards, 789-3345.

Wednesday, March 14

Household Recycling, 8 a.m.-5 p.m, Capital Disposal, Tonsgard Court in Lemon Creek. For glass, aluminum, tin, cardboard and newspaper. Details: 586-5274.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Juneau downtown library, 292 Marine Way. Details: 586-5249.

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

Creative Movement Classes, 12:30-1 p.m. For 2 to 3-year-olds; 1-1:50 p.m. For 3- to 4-year-olds; 1:50-2:40 p.m. For 4 to 5-year-olds. Scottish Rite Temple. Details: 463-5327.

Special Assembly Meeting immediately preceding the Assembly Finance Committee Meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Special meeting will address donation of a surplus fire truck to Delta Junction. Details: 586-5278.

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.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors Planning Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Administrative Boardroom. Details: 586-2611.

Consul General Rajendra Madhukar Abhyankar Reception and Talk, 5:30 p.m., 2nd Floor, Dimond Court Building. Talk on India and her neighbors begins at 6 p.m. Details: Susan, 463-6421.

Parents Anonymous meeting, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Snack provided. Details: 790-4102.

Free, Home Buyer Education Seminar, 6-10 p.m., with second session Thursday, same time. University of Alaska, Bill Ray Center, room 153. Hear from experts on topics such as budgeting, shopping for a home, mortgage loans, home inspection, making an offer, and title insurance. Preregistration necessary: 1-800-459-2921.

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

Juneau Diabetes Association Chapter meeting, 7-9 p.m., Bartlett Administration Building, Room 204. Patrick Ripp will discuss and demonstrate low impact exercise. Details: Don, 463-8649.

"Shower," the monthly film of the Juneau Arts Council, 7 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. General admission, $7. Student/senior $3. Free to high school students.

Thursday, March 15

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

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

Introduction to Word 2000 Part 9, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Women's Volunteer Achievement Awards, 4:30-6 p.m., Governor's Mansion. Hosted by First Lady Susan Knowles and the Juneau Women's Council.

Parents Anonymous meeting, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

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 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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