Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, March 16, 2004

Today

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.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. All women are invited to learn new skills, discover interests and meet other women. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131 or Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

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

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

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

Cribbage, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Juneau Yacht Club monthly dinner meeting with author of "Back Under Sail: Recovering the Spirit of Adventure" Migael Scherer, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Details: Del, 789-7301.

Breast Cancer Support Group meeting, 7 p.m., DIPAC Conference Room, 2697 Channel Drive. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

JDHS Music Department Bands and Jazz Choir Concert, 7 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Details: 523-1583.

Juneau Breast Cancer Support Group monthly meeting, 7 p.m., DIPAC conference room. Details: Tuula, 789-3826 or Pat, 586-4900.

Gastineau Philatelic Society monthly meeting with Show and Tell, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 West 12th St. Details: Virginia, 364-3188.

Tourism Best Management Practices meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Details: 463-3900.

Childbirth Preparation Classes, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Family Birth Center upstairs. Six-week session. Free. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Wednesday, March 17

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.

Trails Working Group meeting, noon, City Hall Room 224. Details: 586-5226.

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.

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

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

Friends of Recycling monthly meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., downtown library. Details: 364-2536.

Capitol Planning Committee presents architect of the U.S. Capitol Alan Hantman, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-0203.

• 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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