Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, April 09, 2002

Today

Alaska Travel Industry Assoc. board meeting, Baranof. Details: Mark, (907) 929-2842.

Free citizenship class, 5-6 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul. Offered Tuesdays and Thursdays through April. Details: Joyanne, 789-4622.

Free Intro. to Excel 2000 Class, Part 10, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

Dzantik'i Heeni Advanced Band Concert, 7 p.m., DZ Commons.

Learn to Fly Fish course, 7-9 p.m., Floyd Dryden library. To register: Community Schools, 463-1717.

Wednesday, April 10

Yoga Club, Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m., UAS Student Activities Center. Details: Lily at jsllh6@uas.alaska.edu.

Workshop, "The Challenge of Running a Small Nonprofit Organization," 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Vocational and Training Resource Center, 3239 Hospital Dr. Fee is $25; sponsored by the Foraker Group, Phillips Alaska and the United Way of Anchorage. Details: Suzanne Legoni, (907) 272-0834.

Free ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Valley Library. Details: Dixie, 789-0449.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Everyone welcome, quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.

New Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Dr. Suite 106. Topic: "Breastfeeding" with Nikka Dawson. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Alaska Capital Engineers April Luncheon, noon, Breakwater upstairs conference room. Speaker is Richard Storrie of Kennicott Greens Creek Mine. Cost: $13.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Louise, 586-1612.

Stand for Children rally in support of young children, noon-1 p.m., Capitol building. With music, special guests and awards; sponsored by NAEYC-SEA. Details: 789-1235.

Free GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Free How to Start from Nowhere Intro. to Internet and E-Mail Class, Part 2, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Details: 586-5718.

Finance Committee meeting, 5-7 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Executive/Planning Committee, 5:15 p.m., Bartlett Hospital admin. boardroom. Details: 586-8438.

Free English as a Second Language Classes, every Monday and Wednesday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Free Intro. to the Internet class, 6-7:30 p.m., downtown library. To register: 586-5267.

Girl Scout leaders honorary event, 6:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni. Details: 586-1710.

Juneau Cancer Support Group with Dietitian Linda Wilde, 7 p.m., Juneau Medical Center Suite G. Details: Carole, 789-3345.

Juneau Tree Committee, 7 p.m., downtown fire hall. Lecture by Mark Schultz on common pests and insects.

Juneau Chapter of the American Diabetes Assoc., 7-9 p.m., Bartlett Hospital admin. building room 204. Discussion on "Living with Chronic Disease" with Don Novotney, RN and diabetes educator. Details: Don, 463-8649 or Sally, 465-3353.

NAEYC-SEA workshop for those wanting to provide quality health care in their own home, 7-9 p.m., Juneau Jobs building. Details: Sheila or Bonnie, 789-1235.

Opera to Go presents a family night performance of "Madama Butterfly", 7:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Tickets at Hearthside. Details: 586-4991.

Bible Talks, 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Floyd Dryden Middle School. Details: Marian Thorburn, 789-2088.

Thursday, April 11

Free ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

Alaska Business Roundtable with House Majority Leader Rep. Jeannette James, noon, Hangar Ballroom. Lunch is $13. Details: Pam La Bolle, 586-2323.

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

Free GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Juneau Garden Club "Gardening Tips and Timely Ideas," 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Vivian Meyers, 790-2156.

Free citizenship class, 5-6 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul. Offered Tuesdays and Thursdays through April. Details: Joyanne, 789-4622.

Free Intro. to Excel 2000 Class, Part 11, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Details: 586-5718.

Dzantik'i Heeni After School Program evening of community service, 5-7 p.m., DZ commons. Details: Angie Abel or Kimberly Homme, 463-1899, ext. 210 or hommek@jsd.k12.ak.us.

Childbirth Preparation Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Hospital admin. building classroom. To register: 586-8424.

American Red Cross Adult CPR class, 6-10 p.m., SE Alaska Chapter, 3200 Hospital Dr., No. 203. Fee is $30. To register: 463-5713.

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden library. Topic: Fishing and snorkeling vacations in Bahamas. Details: Roger, 465-4311.

Southeast Alaska Gardeners and Juneau Primrose Society meeting, 7 p.m., Valley library. Topic: Historic gardens of Williamsburg, Va. Details: 364-2243.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Bring your own project, free of charge. Details: 463-3220.

Adult badminton open gym, every Monday and Thursday, 8-10 p.m., Auke Bay Elementary School. Teen-agers and adults encouraged to attend. All skill levels welcome. Gym fee is $3, shuttlecocks provided. Details: Theresa Walden, 790-2499.

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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