Around Town

Posted: Friday, March 29, 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.

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

Juneau Macintosh Users' Group meeting, 6:30 p.m., Valley Library. 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." Details: Abigail, 465-4937.

Raincountry Flyfishers 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 Middle School. Fee is $4. Details: 463-1700.

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

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

Saturday, March 30

JAC 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.

Easter Egg Hunt, 9:30 a.m., Adair Kennedy Park. Fee: $3. Ages 0-10 years. To register: Zach Gordon Youth Center, 586-2635.

Ski/Snowshoe Trip to Gastineau Meadows, 9:30 a.m., gate behind Crow Hill Condos on Crow Hill Dr. No dogs or firearms.

League of Women Voters Annual Meeting and Elections, 9:30-11:30 a.m., DIPAC. Speaker: Director of Public Works Ernest Mueller.

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.

Identify vintage Gold Medal photos from 1947 through 1961, noon-4 p.m., City Museum, Fourth and Main. 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.

Hypnotist/Mentalist Christopher Carter, 8 p.m., UAS Student Activities Center. Tickets at door.

Sunday, March 31

Benefit brunch for Daryl Wetherall, 9:45 a.m.-1 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 W. 10th St. Details: 586-2380.

Easter Celebration, noon, Eaglecrest. Details: 790-2001.

Juneau Singles Easter Egg Hunt, 2 p.m., 415 I St., Douglas. Bring one dozen hard-boiled colored eggs and a potluck dish. No seafood. Details: 364-2476.

Bible Talks, 4 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, City Hall. Details: Marian Thorburn, 789-2088.

English Country Dance and Potluck, 4:30-7 p.m., McPhetres Hall, Fourth and Gold. Potluck will follow; $5 admission benefits Camp Damp weekend in Aug. Details: 586-1548.

Adult soccer open gym, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden. Fee is $4. Details: 463-1700.

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

Monday, April 1

Yoga Club, Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m., UAS Student Activities Center. Details: Lily at jsllh6@uas.alaska.edu.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., Downtown Library, and 11 a.m., Valley Library.

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

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

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

Joint Public Works Finance Committee and Public Policy Committee meeting, noon-1 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

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.

Tlingit Storytelling, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen Northup, 463-6175.

Youth on the Street meeting, 4:45-6 p.m., Marie Drake School, room 316. Details: Ric, 463-5226 or 789-2728.

Lands Committee meeting, 5-6 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Free English as a Second Language Classes, every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 70 meeting, 6 p.m., Downtown Library. Details: Teddy Castillo, 586-3128.

Breastfeeding Success and Newborn Care and Infant Car Seat Safety class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Hospital admin. building classroom. To register: 586-8424.

Harborview Elementary School public reception to meet candidates for principal, 6:30 p.m., Harborview library. Details: 463-3214.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp No. Two meeting, 7 p.m., ANB Hall. Details: Alberta, 364-2992.

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

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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