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Posted: Friday, March 31, 2006

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

Senior Sales Tax Exemption Task Force meeting, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center dining room. Details: Randy, 789-6855.

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.

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 (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Alaska Photographic Arts Association annual spring exhibit opening reception, 4:30-7:30 p.m., KTOO. The work of 14 local photographers will be shown and continue until April 28. Details: Iris, 463-3426.

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

University of Alaska Southeast Dance Club movie night, 6-8 p.m., UAS Student Recreation Center. $2 for members; $5 for nonmembers. Details: Heather, hbeau001@gmail.com.

Pioneers of Alaska Igloo No. 6 Legislative Update with Sen. Kim Elton, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lorinda, 586-1213.

"Glaciers and Climate Change: Greenland's Ice Sheets" Fireside Series, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Lecture by glaciologist Martin Truffer. Details: 789-0097.

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. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room.

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

Saturday, April 1

Book sale fundraiser for Head Start children at St. Brendan's, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road.

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

Buddhist Meditation Day Course, 10 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Library room 223. Teachings on the six perfections sponsored by the Tilopa Buddhist Centre of Vancouver, British Columbia. Details: Jodi, (360) 601-8081.

April Fools Fundraiser for Holy Trinity Restoration Fund, 5 p.m., St. Ann's Parish hall. Sponsored by the Holy Trinity Youth Group. Will include a spaghetti feed, face painting, costume contest, dessert auction and pie-eating contest. $15. Details: Hunter, 586-2403.

Spaghetti dinner and benefit concert, 6 p.m., St. Paul's Church. To benefit Shelby Edwards and Jaye Johnson, who lost their home in the downtown fire. A 7:30 p.m. concert will follow. Details: 790-6429.

Care Net Crisis Pregnancy Center annual fundraiser dinner, silent auction and games, 6 p.m., Auke Bay Bible Church. Will take donations at the door. Auction items from Seventh Heaven, the Fudge Co., and Wings of Alaska. Details: Calley, 523-0775.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

"Bed Sheets" play, 7:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Play explores the changing identity of increased tourism, the effects of globalization and the limitations inherent in small-town life. Part of the UAS Pacific Rim Forum. Details: Kevin, 796-6530.

Lu Lu Lefever live coffeehouse jazz and blues performance, 8 p.m., UAS Student Recreation Center. Details: 796-6544.

Sunday, April 2

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.

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

Monday, April 3

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

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

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.

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.

Juneau Coalition for Youth annual Youth Summit, 2:15-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School commons area. This year's theme is "Helping Hands." Details: Vinu, 463-3755 ext. 227.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

English as a Second Language class, 5-7 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Administration Building classroom. Sponsored by SERRC. Details: Joan, 586-6806.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

A.B.A.T.E. (Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education) membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Ken, 723-4450.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2 meeting, 6 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Guest speaker will be Eddy Jones.

Planetarium volunteer training workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Early pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Details: 586-1203.

• 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 586-9097 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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