Around Town

Posted: Friday, April 07, 2006

Today

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

Sound off on the important issues at

Juneau School District Special Policy Committee meeting, noon, JSD office. Topic: Transportation Hazardous Route Review.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

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 (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.

School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar by Robin Waples, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building room 221. Details: (907) 796-6441.

"Color & Texture: The Spice of Life" painting exhibit by Devita Stipek-Writer, 4:30-7 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: Alysia, 586-3572.

Alaska Photographic Arts Association First Friday reception, 4:30-7:30 p.m., KTOO. The work of 14 local photographers will be shown and continue until April 28. Details: Iris, 463-3426.

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

Senior Sales Tax Exemption Task Force meeting and public comment time, 5-6:30 p.m., valley library conference room. Details: Randy, 789-6855.

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. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Juneau Yacht Club Sail Squadron monthly meeting, 5-9 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club Graham Room. Details: Wade, 364-2737.

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 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, April 8

Glacier Valley Parent Group garage and bake sale, 7:30 a.m.-noon, Glacier Valley Elementary School gymnasium. Details: Kristi, 209-5747.

Multiclub 4-H garage sale, 7:30 a.m.-noon, Swampy Acres. Pony rides to follow. Details: Wendy, 463-5174.

CPR/First Aid class, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., American Red Cross office, 3200 Hospital Drive No. 203. Call to sign up. Details: 463-5713.

American Association of Retired Persons driver safety program, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Norma, 586-2493.

Sons of Norway Norwegian Breakfast, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Details: 789-2857.

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

Beginning beading workshop: Forget-me-nots, 1-4 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. For adults and youth ages nine and older to learn to bead Forget-Me-Nots with master beader Florence Marks Sheakley. Youth, $21.03. Adults, $27.33. Preregistration and prepayment required. Details: Alysia, 586-3572.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

Sunday, April 9

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

"Hair" performance to benefit Theatre in the Rough and Holy Trinity Episcopal Church McPhetres Hall, 2 p.m., Perseverance Theatre.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Monday, April 10

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

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Juneau School District Ad Hoc Budget Committee meeting, noon, JSD office conference room.

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Diabetes Senior Support Group meeting, 1-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 12th and Egan. Details: Linda, 796-8691.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (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.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

English as a Second Language class, 5-7 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Administration Building classroom. Sponsored by SERRC. Details: Joan, 586-6806.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

Planetarium volunteer training workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Early pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Details: 586-1203.

Prenatal parenting class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free Class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

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

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