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Posted: Thursday, March 29, 2007

Today

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Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Alaska Native Sisterhood "Chop Suey" lunch fundraiser, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. $10 donation. Details: 586-2049.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Hangar Ballroom. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Bill Egan Forum, noon-1 p.m., Baranof Hotel. With Sen. Lyda Green and Sen. Johnny Ellis speaking on the topic "Senate Bipartisan Working Group: Is It Really Working?" Details: Rich, 586-1842.

Dahl-Kenny Lenten lunch lectures, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church. With speaker Martha Zimmerman. $5 donation for Glory Hole. Van pick-up provided at 12:05 p.m. in front of the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Details: 364-2468.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Basics of PowerPoint class, 5-7 p.m. final Thursday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

English as a second language class, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

"Alaska Native Fatherhood is Sacred" workshop, 6-8 p.m., The Salvation Army, 439 West Willoughby Ave. Childcare provided. Details: Harold, 463-7138

Juneau Trout Unlimited annual spring meeting, 6-9 p.m., U.S. Coast Guard Buoy Deck, 345 Egan Drive. Details: 790-8876.

All-occasion card clinic, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Sponsored by Community Schools. Taught by Gina Shirey-Potts. $27. Details: Carrie, 523-1774.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Contra Dance, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gym, old Capital School gym. Use Sixth Street entrance. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. $3 donation. Details: David, 321-3109.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, March 30

Alaskan and Proud market Twin Lakes Playground benefit, Alaskan and Proud. Details: 586-3101.

Nonviolent Communication Workshop with Wes Taylor, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Northern Light Community Church. Details: Elaine, 586-6879.Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

"Market Research in Juneau" presentation, noon-1 p.m., downtown library. Sponsored by the Juneau Small Business Development Center. Details: Karen, 463-3789.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"The Changing Biogeography of the Southeast Bering Sea: Effects of a Cold Event in a Warming Climate," by Dr. Franz Mueter, 3:30 p.m., UAS Anderson Building Rm 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

Mendenhall Glacier winter Fireside Series: "Invasive Species in Alaska Ecosystems" by Barbara Schrader, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Free. Details: 789-6640.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Off-Highway Vehicle Club meeting, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall Ballroom 2. Details: James, 209-6686.

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

Saturday, March 31

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Prenatal yoga class, 10:30 a.m.-noon every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

Introduction to yoga class, 12:30-2 p.m. every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

Book Sale at St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 8:30 a.m.-noon, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Rd. Proceeds will be used to purchase books for the Head Start children at St. Brendan. Details: Joyce, 780-6676

"Artists on the Web: Web-based Marketing for Artists" presentation by Elise Tomlinson, 9 a.m.-noon, Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: Alysia, 586-3572.

Nonviolent Communication Workshop with Wes Taylor, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Northern Light Community Church. Details: Elaine, 586-6879.

Glacier 10K Run, 10 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier parking lot. Details: Scott, 790-4544.

Juneau Travel Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: Elizabeth, 586-1737 ext. 103.

Obama for America presidential campaign community kickoff, noon, downtown library large conference room. Details: Elizabeth, 364-1597.

Mountain View Senior reception for Rep. Beth Kerttula and Sen. Kim Elton, noon-2 p.m., Mountain View Community Room, 895 West 12th St. Leaders will discuss the Paul Emerson City Park and its future development. Details: Andy, 586-0111.



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