Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, April 02, 2003

Today

Auditorium User Representative meeting, 5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Details: Joyce, 463-1717.

English as a Second Language Class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

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

Thursday, April 3

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

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 170 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

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

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

"Economic Strata - Finding Wealth in Alaska" by Rep. John Coghill, presented by Alaska Business Roundtable, 11:30 a.m., Hangar Ballroom.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska monthly meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel. Speaker will be Lisa Tourtellot, supervisor of the benefits office of the State Division of Retirement and Benefits.

"The Patriot Act: Implications for Alaska," presented by The Bill Egan Forum, noon, Baranof Hotel, Second and Franklin. Details: Joe, 463-2624.

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

Juneau Garden Club Business Meeting, 1 p.m., 305 Highland Drive. Details: Carolyn, 789-9724.

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

Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors special meeting, 5:15 p.m., Administration Boardroom.

Auke Bay Corridor Study public meeting, 6-9 p.m., Smith Hall at Chapel by the Lake.

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 4

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

The Mayor's Task Force on Youth's Action Fair and Community Conversation, 2:30 p.m., Marie Drake. Details: Laury, 523-1567.

Discovery Southeast's Annual Dinner and Auction, 5:30 p.m., ANB Hall. Ticket available at Hearthside, Rainy Day Books and at the door.

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

"Renewal by the Lake: Cultivating a Christ-like Life Part 1" with speaker Rob Eyman, 7-9 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Details: Steve, 789-7592.

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7-10 p.m., 170 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, April 5

"Spiritual Growth in the Family" workshop with Rob and Anne Eyman, 10 a.m.-noon, Chapel by the Lake. Details: Steve, 789-7592.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m., Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited.

"Beading Tea" hosted by the Juneau Bead Society, 2-4 p.m., Cathedral's Parish Hall, Fifth and Harris. Details: 586-3223.

Glory Hole's Biggest Fundraiser of the Year, 4-8 p.m., Filipino Community Hall. $30 family, $8 youth/seniors, $10 single. Details: 465-3880.

BBQ dinner and "Renewal by the Lake: Cultivating a Christ-like Life Part II" with speaker Rob Eyman, 5:30-9 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Details: Steve, 789-7592.

Juneau Singles Dinner, 6 p.m., T.K. McGuires. Will attend Symphony afterwards. Details: 789-7870.

Sunday, April 6

Nondenominational Devotions, 10 a.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Details: 789-0808.

Open Gym for GCLL baseball players, 1-4 p.m., Auke Bay School. Coaches available to supervise and assist players. Details: Lisa, 789-4486.

"Renewal by the Lake: Cultivating a Christ-like Life Part III" with speaker Rob Eyman, 7-9 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Details: Steve, 789-7592.

Monday, April 7

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building room 541. Public invited. Details: Britt Gibson, 364-2222.

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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