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Posted: Friday, March 21, 2003

Today

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

"Aerial & Terrestrial Photography of Alaska," by Everett Hinkley, regional photogrammetrist for the U.S. Forest Service in Alaska, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Hinkley will display photography from the Tongass and Chugach national forests.

"Apurowak (She Bathes in a Sacred Place): The Didactics of Scratching Sticks in Indigenous Women's Seclusion Practices," lecture by Mary Rojas, 7-8:30 p.m., UAS Egan Library.

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7-10 p.m., 170 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

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

Saturday, March 22

Pet Festival sponsored by the Gastineau Humane Society, noon-5 p.m., Mendenhall Mall. Hamster Ball Races, Balloon animals, dog-walking techniques, vendors and more. Details: 789-0260.

"Shank, Ship and Shutter Club," slideshow of Caroline Jensen, outdoor photos from 1940s-70s, 1-3 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Sponsored by the Gastineau Channel Historic Society. Details: 586-6790.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m., Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited.

Juneau Singles dinner at Mike's Place, 6 p.m., 1102 2nd St., in Douglas. Meet friends and welcome in the spring equinox. Contra dancing afterward at St. Ann's.

Sunday, March 23

Nondenominational Devotions, 10 a.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Details: 789-0808.

Open Gym for GCLL baseball players, 1-4 p.m., Auke Bay School. Coaches available to supervise and assist players. Details: Lisa, 789-4486.

Dedication of church building, 3-5 p.m., Emmanuel Baptist Church. Details: 789-3012.

Annual Meeting of Juneau International Folkdancers, 5 p.m., Dr. John Laskey's office in the Foodland Center. Dancing will follow at the downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Details: 364-2334.

Monday, March 24

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 170 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Britt Gibson, 364-2222.

Douglas 4th of July Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., Douglas library meeting room. Details: 364-3329.

English as a Second Language Class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

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

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Some chess sets provided, rules taught. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

"ABC's of ZZZZ's" public forum about sleep disorders with Shelli Cutting, 7-9 p.m., Room 204 of the administration building at Bartlett Regional Hospital.

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

Tuesday, March 25

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 170 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Faith-based weight loss support group, noon, Northern Light United Church. Details: 789-0320.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

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

Seeking Peace With Iraq, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Connie, 586-1477.

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

MADD Victim Impact Panel, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Episcopal Church, downstairs, corner of Fourth and Gold.

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

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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