Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, March 28, 2001

Today

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.

Boys and Girls Club of Juneau, noon-7 p.m., 8825 Mallard Street, behind the Nugget Mall. The Boys and Girls Club will be open this week for Spring Break. Details: 790-4535.

Juneau Chess Club, 4-8 p.m., Youth 4-6 p.m.; Adults 5:30-8 p.m., Downtown library conference room. Sets provided and lessons for those interested. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Lands Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Thursday, March 29

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

Bike to Work Day Planning meeting, noon, downtown library. Volunteers are welcome. Details: Dennis, 586-2384.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administrative building classroom. A class and support group for parents of babies from birth to 12 months. Details: 586-8424.

Bill Egan Forum, noon, Baranof Hotel. Speaker Georgianna Lincoln will present "Those People!" Details: Cindy, 790-3931.

Lenten Lunch, noon-1 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Speaker: Greg and Becky Roth. Details: Marie, 789-3218.

Boys and Girls Club of Juneau, noon-7 p.m., 8825 Mallard Street, behind the Nugget Mall. The Boys and Girls Club will be open this week for Spring Break. Details: 790-4535.

ASTF Teachers Conference, 1:30-6 p.m., Centennial Hall. Last year's ASTF teacher grant recipients will have booths to demonstrate their classroom projects. A public reception is scheduled from 4 to 6 p.m. Details: Sharon, (907) 452-1624.

Introduction to Word 2000 Part 12, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Joint Public Works & Facilities Committee and Lands Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Regarding Lena Point Access for NOAA/NMFS. Details: 586-5278.

Juneau Chapter of Trout Unlimited general meeting, 6-10 p.m., Guesthouse Suites Hotel, near the airport. Discuss projects on local streams for the upcoming year. Guest speakers include Jan Konigsberg and Jack Piccolo. Details: Jack, 586-8811, ex 271.

Childbirth Preparation, 6:15-8:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administrative building classroom. Learn what to expect in labor and coping strategies. Details: 586-8424.

Juneau Tree Committee meeting, 7 p.m., downtown library, conference room. The committee is asking for public input on establishing goals and potential projects to undertake in the coming years. Details: Christopher, 586-1070 or Terry, 364-2828.

Gardening Class, 7-9:30 p.m., Hendrickson Annex Room 101. Simple Landscaping: Trees and shrubs for Juneau; pricing. Details: 465-8749.

The Joy Luck Club screening, 7:30 p.m., The Silverbow Back Room. In celebration of Women's History Month. Details: 586-4146.

Friday, March 30

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

Transportation Steering Committee meeting, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: 586-5278.

ASTF Teachers Conference, noon-3 p.m., Centennial Hall. Last year's ASTF teacher grant recipients will have booths to demonstrate their classroom projects. Details: Sharon, (907) 452-1624.

Boys and Girls Club of Juneau, noon-7 p.m., 8825 Mallard Street, behind the Nugget Mall. The Boys and Girls Club will be open this week for Spring Break. Details: 790-4535.

Pioneers of Alaska meeting, 7:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Bob, 789-9407.

Saturday, March 31

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.

JSC/Litter Free Trash Pick Up, 9 a.m., Diamond Park. 3rd annual Juneau Soccer Club/Litter Free trash pick up day. Details: Dorie, 789-3504 (day), 780-8671 (evenings).

The League of Women Voters Annual meeting, 10 a.m., DIPAC reception area. Gordon Harrison will present "The Redistricting of Alaska Legislative Districts"; and Mayor Sally Smith will present "Juneau: Walking the Talk." Details: Kristen, 463-2501.

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