Around Town

Posted: Sunday, April 01, 2001

Today

"Knowing Yourself, Nurturing Yourself," 10 a.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Speaker Rick Bohbeler discusses self-nurturing, self esteem and the character ethic. Details: Connie, 586-3694.

Unveiling of the Victims Memorial Wall, 4-5 p.m., Division of Motor Vehicles, 2760 Sherwood Lane, State Troopers building. MADD, the Alaska DMV and the Alaska Highway Safety Office will hold a ceremony honoring victims of drunken driving. Details: 465-4385.

Monday, April 2

Toddler Time, 10-10:30 a.m. and 10:30-11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley public library. Details: 586-5267.

Toddler Time, 10-10:30 a.m., Juneau public library. Details: 586-5267.

Toddler Time, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH Infant Learning Room. Class and support group for parents of toddlers from 10 months to 3 years. Details: 586-8424.

Planning and Policy Committee meeting, noon, Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Taku Toastmasters meeting, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, downtown room 541. Details: Pamela, 586-5080.

Boys and Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m., 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. The club is open Monday through Friday. Details: Elizabeth, 790-4535.

Eaglecrest Board of Directors meeting, 5:30-7:30 p.m., City Hall Conference Room, next to the Clerk's office, 2nd Floor. Details: 586-5278.

English as a Second Language class, 6-7:15 p.m., Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: Sarah, 586-5718, ext 247.

Early Pregnancy Classes, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, Administrative Building classroom. For expectant parents up to 5-6 months along: Learn about nutrition, exercise, fetal development and how to have a healthier pregnancy. Details: 586-8424.

Parents Anonymous, 6:30-8 p.m., Children's Community Center, 2111 Cordova. Free child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Juneau Assembly meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

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

Tuesday, April 3

What Crying Means, with Nikki Dawson, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive, Ste 106. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Energy Advisory Committee, noon, City Hall Conference Room. Details: 586-5278.

Mayor's Task Force on Youth, 12:05 p.m., JDHS library, 2nd floor. Details: 586-5278.

Bartlett Hospital Guild, 1 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Betty, 789-9710.

Social Services Advisory Board meeting, 5-7 p.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5278.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Eaglecrest Board of Directors meeting, 5:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5278.

Parents Anonymous Group for Parents of Special Needs Children, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Action item: North Tee Harbor Land Acquisition. Details: 586-5278.

"The Beginning and the End" Planetarium presentation, 7 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. 30 minutes for ages 4-6. Details: 463-3563.

Raincountry Flyfishers Fly Tying class, 7-9 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. No previous experience is necessary and all materials are provided. Details: Tony, 463-1717.

Wednesday, April 4

Household Recycling, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Capital Disposal, Tonsgard Court in Lemon Creek. For glass, aluminum, tin, cardboard and newspaper. Details: 586-5274.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5249.

Adobe PageMaker Mac Desktop Publishing, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Two-day workshop to create brochures, newsletters and flyers. Class space is limited. Call to register. Details: Sarah, 586-5718.

Building Code Advisory Committee meeting, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Juneau Fire Department classroom. Details: Chris, 586-5230.

Parents Anonymous, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Snack provided. Details: 790-4102.

English as a Second Language class, 6-7:15 p.m., Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: Sarah, 586-5718, ext 247.

"The Beginning and the End" Planetarium presentation, 7 p.m., for ages 6 through teens, 8 p.m. for adults. Marie Drake Planetarium. Details: 463-3563.

Thursday, April 5

National Alcohol Screening Day, free confidential screenings, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., NCADD/Juneau, 211 Fourth St., Suite 100. Find out if your drinking patterns are OK. Details: 463-3755.

RPEA meeting, 10:30 a.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Jack, 789-7915.

Storytime, 11-11:30, Douglas library. Details: 364-2378.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administrative building classroom. A class and support group for parents of babies from birth to 12 months. Details: 586-8424.

Juneau Garden Club meetings, noon (business), 1 p.m. (public), Valley Senior Center. Details: Sue, 789-0892.

Adobe PageMaker Mac Desktop Publishing, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Two-day workshop to create brochures, newsletters and flyers. Class space is limited. Call to register. Details: Sarah, 586-5718.

Parents Anonymous, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Childbirth Preparation, 6:15-8:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administrative building classroom. Learn what to expect in labor and coping strategies. Details: 586-8424.

Alaska Team Diabetes meeting, 6:30 p.m., Westmark Baranof. Learn about the Alaska 2001 team for the Dublin Marathon or Mardi Gras Marathon in New Orleans. Walk or run on a marathon team and help find a cure for diabetes. Details: 1-888-342-2383.

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