Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, March 31, 2004

Today

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Foster Care Orientation, noon-2 p.m., Office of Children's Services, 3025 Clinton Drive No. 200. Details: Candice, 465-3740.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

Early Pregnancy Classes, 6-8 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Family Birth Center upstairs. Six-week session. Free. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

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

"Sharing Ground: Alaskans Listening to Alaskans about Subsistence" premier screening, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall.

Spiritual Renewal with guest speaker Pastor Leon May, 7 p.m., Emmanuel Baptist Church. Details: 789-3505.

All Class Reunion meeting, 7 p.m., downtown library. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

Alaska's Wildlife Watch seminar, 7-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library conference room. Details: Karla, 465-5157.

Thursday, April 1

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.

Southeast Chapter of the Retired Public Employees of Alaska monthly meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel. Guest speaker will be Rep. Beth Kerttula.

Lenten Lunch with guest speaker Rev. Janice Stamper, noon-1 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Details: Marie, 789-3218.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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

"What's in a Name," Juneau Small Business Development Center seminar, 6:30-8:30 p.m., third floor of the Juneau Empire Building. Pre-registration required. Details and registration: 463-3789.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Friday, April 2

Juneau Public Health Fair, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. No cost and low-cost medical screenings. Details: 790-4072.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., "The Little Brown House" next to the ANB Hall.

"Gardening at Noon: Vegetables," 12:05-12:55 p.m., Centennial Hall, JCVB meeting room.

Juneau SDA Christian School annual fund-raising garage sale, 1-5 p.m., 4890 Glacier Hwy. Details and donations: 780-4336.

"The World of Cold Water Sharks: Life as a Top Level Fish Carnivore, Marine Mammal Competitor," by Dr. Vincent Gallucci, 3:30 p.m., UAS Anderson Building, Room 221.

• 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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