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Posted: Tuesday, April 03, 2007

Today

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Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Blood Bank of Alaska blood drive, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Federal Building conference room 150. Details: Mike, 463-2190.

Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

What Women Should Know about Employment Law, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Rm., Juneau Empire Building. Sponsored by Juneau Women's Network for Entrepreneurial Training. Details: Amy, 586-8714.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon, Baranof Hotel.

Al-Anon Family Group Serenity meeting, noon-1 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 West 10th St. Details: Marsha, 364-2472.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed is earlier. Career launch 4-5 p.m.; power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 5-6 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

KTOO family night, at KTOO, 360 Egan Drive. Details: Susan, 586-1670.

E-mail and Internet class, 5-7 p.m., every Tuesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Eaglecrest Planning and Policy Committee Meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., City Hall Conference Room 224. A proposal for the Juneau Snowmobile Club will be heard. This is a working session and now public comment will be taken.

View the Stars, 6-7 p.m., every Tuesday, Marie Drake Planetarium. Enjoy informal presentations or help make the stars shine. Everyone welcome. Details: 586-1517 or www.mariedrakeplanetaqrium.org.

English as a second language class, 6-8 p.m. every Tuesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Healing Circles, 6-8 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive. The Healing Circle helps people within the community address tough issues and offers healthy alternatives to activities. A smudging ritual begins each Healing Circle, and songs are shared by individuals who want to sing. Details: Norene, 364-4445.

Threshold Choir rehearsal, 6:30-8 p.m., call for information. New singers welcome. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Bonnie, 586-2594.

Al-Anon Family Group Back to Basics meeting, 7-8 p.m., Smith Hall, 8619 Teal Ave., next to St. Vincent de Paul. Details: Marie, 789-3272.

Narcotics Anonymous game night, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Wednesday, April 4

Blood Bank of Alaska blood drive, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School room 124. Details: Sonja, 523-1626.

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Children's Dental Health Fair, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Dental Clinic, 3245 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-4041.

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

"Write For Your Life" group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Eckankar Center, 110 Seward St. Details: 789-8884.

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

American Fisheries Society student symposium, 1-4:30 p.m., UAS Campus, Egan Building Glacier View Room, 221/222. Details: Katie, 796-6328.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Arts and crafts 2:30-5 p.m.; power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; smart kids 4-5 p.m.; guest speakers 4-5 p.m. on alternate weeks; digital arts 5-6 p.m. details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Head Injury Support Group, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau Job Center, 10002 Glacier Highway, third floor Glacierview Conference Room. Details: Margie, 465-3199.

"Understanding the Urban Avalanche Threat in Juneau" presentation, 4:30 p.m., Harborview Elementary School. Details: Maria, 586-0218.

Intro to Microsoft Word class, 5-7 p.m., every Monday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Sign up for 4-H Running Club, 5-6:30 p.m., at the Cooperative Extension Service Office in Vintage Park (across from Safeway). Details: Judy at 465-8749.

Douglas Indian Association General Membership Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Tlingit and Haida Community Center, Hospital Dr. Details: Floyd, 364-2916.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., Jovany's. Details: 321-0524.

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

Lunar Eclipse planetarium show, 7-8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. See some great pictures and learn about what causes this phenomenon. Details: www.mariedrakeplanetarium.org or 586-1517.

Thursday, April 5

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Blood Bank of Alaska blood drive, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Mourant Lake Room. Details: Anna-Mariah, 796-6528.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Hangar Ballroom. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska monthly meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel, Douglas Room. Details: Gary, 789-3757.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Dementia support group meeting, noon-1:30 p.m., Valley Senior Center.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 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.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Sign up for 4-H Running Club, 5-6:30 p.m., at the Cooperative Extension Service Office in Vintage Park (across from Safeway). Details: Judy at 465-8749.



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