Around Town

Posted: Thursday, April 05, 2007

Today

Sound off on the important issues at

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.

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

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.

Make artist trading cards with Evon Zerbetz, 5-7 p.m., Douglas library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Montessori Program information meeting, 5:30 p.m., Valley Public Library Conference Room. For those interested in the free public school Montessori elementary and adolescent programs, grades 1-8. Details: Charla, 523-1704.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Childbirth preparation class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Admin. Building Classroom. Free. Registration Required. Details: Bartlett Beginnings, 796-8422.

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

Spring gathering for outdoor educators, 6-8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Sponsored by the Alaska Natural Resources and Outdoor Education Association. Details: Stephanie, 523-1119.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Contra dance, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium (the old Capital School gym). Use 6th Street entrance. Beginners welcome; clean, soft-soled shoes; partners not necessary. $3 donation. Sponsored by Juneau Contra Dancers. Details: David. 321-3109.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, April 6

Pressure canner gauge testing at the Juneau Health Fair, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: Helen, 465-8545.

Blood Bank of Alaska blood drive, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Alaska Electric Light and Power. Details: Michelle, 463-6337.

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 10 a.m., Juneau International Airport Aurora Room. Details: 789-7821.

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

Community Good Friday service, noon, Northern Light United Church.

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, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Dispersal of North Pacific Flatfish Larvae: Processes, Mechanisms, and Potential Implications" presentation by Dr. Janet Duffy-Anderson, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building room 221. Details: 796-6441.

Pet loss support group, 5-6:30 p.m., call for location. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Ila, 957-6266.

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

Discovery Southeast annual "Wade into Spring" gathering, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. $20 adult, $5 children, $45 family. Details: Jan, 463-1500.

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. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

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

Northwest carving techniques, 7:30 p.m., Raven's Journey Gallery. Demonstrations by Duane Bosch, Dough Clinton and Ray Watkins. New jewelry display by gallery owner Johnny Ellis.

Saturday, April 7

Juneau Public Health Fair, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: Helen, 790-4072.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Bartlett Dads and Baby Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH 213 3rd St. For fathers and their children ages 0-3. Free. Details: 796-8975.

Glacier 10K run, 10 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier parking lot. Registration at 9 a.m. To benefit the Juneau-Douglas High School Track and Field Team. Details: Scott, 790-4544.

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

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Prenatal yoga class, 10:30 a.m.-noon every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

Introduction to yoga class, 12:30-2 p.m. every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

Movie under the stars, 6-7 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. View the stars as Wallace & Grommet in a "A Grand Day Out" have a 24-minute adventure on the moon. Details: www.mariedrakeplanetarium.org or 586-1517.

University of Alaska Southeast literary and art journal "Tidal Echoes" launch party, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Details: 796-6113.



CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING