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Posted: Friday, March 30, 2007

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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.

Women's History Month programs on the nurses of Juneau, "Gone but not forgotten," 1-3 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Sponsored by Gastineau Channel Historical Society. Deatils: Maria, 586-3637.

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.

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.

"Garden Fever" afternoon of classes on gardening, 1-4 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Sponsored by the Juneau Garden Club. Details: Terry, 586-1548.

"A Night in the Islands" Annual Red Cross Ball, 6:30-11 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: 463-5713.

Tingstad and Rumbel concert, 8 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Acoustic fingerstyle guitar and melodic woodwinds, inspired by music from America, the British Isles and Spain. Details: Anna-Mariah, 796-3528.

Sunday, April 1

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

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Adult open gym, 7-9 p.m. every Sunday, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. $4. Open to women and men over 18 years old. Participants must bring their own volleyball or basketball. Details: Eric, 523-1775.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 6-8 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

Monday, April 2

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

English as a second language class, noon-2 p.m. every Monday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30 p.m. every Monday, 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.; Lego robotics 4-5 p.m.; Keystone Club 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

• 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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