AroundTown

Posted: Thursday, April 07, 2005

Today

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

Craft 'N Gab, 10 a.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

"Sustainable Funding for Your Mission," 10-11:30 a.m., Centennial Hall. Lecture for nonprofit organizations. Sponsored by Raising More Money. Details: Elizabeth, 206-709-9400.

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

"Nonprofit Financial Reporting: What Every Board Member Needs to Ask," 11-1 p.m., KTOO. Sponsored by The Foraker Group. Details: 743-1200.

Chamber lunch, 11:30 a.m., Hangar Ballroom. Speaker is Charlie Ball of Princess Tours. Details: 463-3488.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska Southeast Chapter meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel.

"Democratic Values" lecture, noon, Baranof Hotel. Speaker Max Gruenberg, Anchorage District 20. Sponsored by Bill Egan Forum and Luncheon. Details: Bob, 790-1897.

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

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

"Taking Care of Business: Nonprofit Financial Health," 2-4 p.m., KTOO. Sponsored by The Foraker Group. Details: 743-1200.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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

"Beyond Landmark Trees: A Look at the Past and Future of the Big Tree Forest," 3:30-4:30 p.m., Egan Hall, Room 112. Talk by Richard Carstensen as part of University of Alaska Southeast Biology seminar series. Details: 465-6485.

Greater Juneau Democratic meeting, 5:15 p.m., Goldbelt Hotel. Details: Andrea, 723-7355.

4-H running club youth sign-up, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Cooperative Extension office. Details: 465-8749.

Weekly Tlingit Language Gathering, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, SEARHC Juneau Administration Building, 1046 Salmon Creek Lane, second floor conference room. Public is invited. Details: 790-4990.

"Planning for Endowments, Wills and Estates," 6-8 p.m., KTOO. Sponsored by The Foraker Group. Details: 743-1200.

Friends of Recycling meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., downtown library. Details: 780-4212.

"Prosperity in 21st Century Coastal Alaska: Benefiting from Economic Transition," 7 p.m., Baranof Hotel. Sonoran Institute public presentation. Cosponsored by the Juneau Chamber of Commerce, the Juneau Economic Development Council and the Southeast Alaska Conservation Council.

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

Raincountry Fly Fishers fly tying meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River School library. Details: 586-3424.

Contra dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Office Building gym. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, April 8

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

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

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent 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: 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.

"Evolution, Ecology and Genetics of Dolly Varden," 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, Room 221. Seminar by Penny Crane. Details: 465-6441.

Docks and Harbors board meeting, 5-5:45 p.m., City Hall, Room No. 224. Details: 586-5278.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St., Suite 102.

Art exhibit opening, 5:30-7 p.m., KTOO. Artists in recovery exhibit. Details: 463-3755.

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

Joanne Ryder presentation and book signing, 7 p.m., downtown library.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 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, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, April 9

Dance clinic, 7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School. Hosted by Juneau-Douglas High School Dance Team. Details: 789-3658.

Norsk Frokost/Norwegian breakfast, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Sponsored by Sons of Norway, Svalbard Lodge Nos. 2-33. Details: 790-3038.

Kids program with author Joanne Ryder, 10 a.m., Mendenhall library.

Canine good citizen class, 10-11 a.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club. Details: 586-3353.

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

"Deep-sea Corals of Alaska" presentation, 1 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Presentation by Robert Stone. Sponsored by Alaska State Museum and Alaska Marine Conservation. Details: 465-2901.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Multiple Sclerosis self help group meeting, 1-2:30 p.m., downtown public library. Details: 789-3248.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

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