Around Town

Posted: Thursday, March 28, 2002

Today

SAGA's Spring Break Adventure Camp, March 27-30, SAGA's Eagle Valley Center. For 13- to 15-year-olds. Details: Dave, 789-7035.

Help identify vintage Gold Medal photos from 1947 through 1961, noon-4 p.m., City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Free admission Tuesday through Saturday. Details: 586-3572.

Free GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

"Kingdom of the Sun" Vacation Bible School, 1-4 p.m. March 25-28, Salvation Army, 439 Willoughby Ave. For kids in grades K-5. Details: Captain Rhonda Saunders, 586-2136.

Create Face Pots at Spring Break Clay Workshop, 1-4 p.m., City Museum. Runs through March 29 for ages 8-12. Pre-registration and pre-payment required: 586-3572.

Children's Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St.. Details: 463-3220.

Free Intro. to Excel 2000 class: Part 7, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau Alliance for Mental Health Inc. regular board meeting, 5:15-7 p.m., Green House, 310 Second St.

Childbirth Preparation Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Hospital admin. building classroom. To register: 586-8424.

American Red Cross Adult CPR Class, 6-10 p.m., SE Alaska Chapter, 3200 Hospital Dr., No. 203. Fee is $30. Details: 463-5713.

Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Bring ideas for trail improvements. Details: 790-6406.

Slide Show, "Caribou Commons," 7 p.m., McPhetres Hall, Holy Trinity Church. Learn more about ANWR. Details: 586-3532.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Bring your own project, free of charge. Details: 463-3220.

Contra Dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Capital School Gym. Tickets at door. Details: Sally, 586-5621.

Thursday Night Contra, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Office Building, Sixth and Main. Band is Jim and Martha Stey and friends and dance callers are Tom Paul and Valerie DeLaune. Beginners welcome; wear clean, soft-soled shoes. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, March 29

SAGA's Spring Break Adventure Camp, March 27-30, SAGA's Eagle Valley Center. For 13 to 15-year-olds. Details: Dave, 789-7035.

Free ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Theater Organ Concert, noon, State Office Building.

Board of Education Policy Committee meeting, noon, District Office, 10014 Crazy Horse Dr. Details: 463-1700.

Free lecture by UAS Professor Jim Hale, "Native American Tradition and Contemporary Poetics," noon, Mourant Building Lake Room, UAS Campus. Details: 465-6395.

Help identify vintage Gold Medal photos from 1947 through 1961, noon-4 p.m., City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Free admission Tuesday through Saturday. Details: 586-3572.

Free "Gardening at Noon" Series, 12:05-12:55 p.m., Centennial Hall. Runs every Friday until April 19. Details: 364-2243 or 465-8749.

Free GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Create Face Pots at Spring Break Clay Workshop, 1-4 p.m., City Museum. Runs through March 29 for ages 8-12. Pre-registration and pre-payment required: 586-3572.

Stations of the Cross, 2 p.m., Shrine of St. Therese. Dress for the weather.

Juneau Macintosh Users' Group meeting, 6:30 p.m., Valley Library conference room. Topic: "The Reluctant Users' Guide to OSX." Details: Tim Nugent, 789-8470.

Free lecture by Lee Maracle, professor of Canadian studies, Western Washington University, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Topic: "West Coast Native Women." Part of UAS Women's History Month events. Details: Abigail, 465-4937.

Raincountry Flyfishers regular monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library. Details: Roger Harding, 465-4311.

Free performance by Conner Chaney, National Youth Storytelling Olympics Finalist, 7-7:30 p.m., Assembly Chambers. All ages welcome.

Adult volleyball/basketball open gym, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni. Fee is $4. Details: 463-1700.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple.

Saturday, March 30

Juneau Alpine Club Eaglecrest-Troy traverse, time TBA. Details: Larry Musarra, 586-0152.

SAGA's Spring Break Adventure Camp, March 27-30, SAGA's Eagle Valley Center. For 13- to 15-year-olds. Details: Dave, 789-7035.

League of Women Voters Annual Meeting and Elections, 9:30-11:30 a.m., DIPAC. Topic: Director of Public Works Ernest Mueller speaks about the status of the water and sewer system of Juneau.

Visit the Easter Bunny, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Pictures are $5. Proceeds go to Midnight Suns Softball Assoc.

Easter Egg Painting, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Free while supplies last; hosted by Girl Scouts.

Help identify vintage Gold Medal photos from 1947 through 1961, noon-4 p.m., City Museum, Fourth and Main Sts. Free admission Tuesday through Saturday. Details: 586-3572.

Gastineau Genealogical Society, 1 p.m., Family History Center, Church of Latter Day Saints, 5100 Glacier Hwy. Presentation on "Tools for the Norwegian Researcher."

Polaris House, 1-2 p.m. NAMI Juneau consumer directed and operated program invites mental health consumers to weekly clubhouse development meetings. Details: 780-6775.

Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., City Museum. Last family bead circle offered. Details: 586-3572.

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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