Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, April 09, 2003


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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Downtown Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends & Others Opposing War in Iraq, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Amy or John, 586-4409.

English as a Second Language Class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

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

Thursday, April 10

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

"Environmental Protection: Does it have a future," presented by The Bill Egan Forum, noon, Baranof Hotel, Second and Franklin. Details: Joe, 463-2624.

Lenten Lunch with Pastor Thomas Dahl, noon-1 p.m., McPheters Hall. Details: Marie, 789-3218.

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

JDHS parent discussion group meeting, 12:05 p.m., JDHS library. Details: 789-7634.

Juneau Garden Club, 1 p.m., City Greenhouse on Riverside Drive. Details: Carolyn, 789-9724.

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

Alaska InvestNet home office warming, 5-7 p.m., Third floor Sealaska Building, Suite 303. Details: 586-1929.

Eaglecrest Board of Directors meeting, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC Macaulay Salmon Hatchery Conference Room. Details: 586-5284.

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden library. Michael Wilcox will present a slide show of backpacking-flyfishing trips in Montana. Details: Tony, 789-9159, or Steve, 790-2206.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Juneau Audubon Society monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Presentation of wildlife and photography safari of Kenya, Africa game parks made by a group of Alaskans. Details: Deborah, 789-4260.

Friday, April 11

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

"Spring Garden Prep" part of Gardening at Noon series presented by UAF Master Gardeners, 12:05 p.m., JCVB meeting room at Centennial Hall. Details: Jim, 465-8756.

The League of Women Voters' no-host dinner, 5:30 p.m., Red Dog Saloon. Details: Ellen, 789-1253.

American Cancer Society's Relay for Life volunteers meeting, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC meeting room. Details: Tuula, 789-3826 or Pat, 586-4900.

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

Pioneers of Alaska Game Night, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Bring favorite game, snacks and beverage. Details: 789-7870.

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7-10 p.m., 170 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, April 12

State Convention of the League of Women Voters, Alaska, 9:30 a.m., CBJ Assembly Chambers. Breakfast and Lunch provided. Details: Ellen, 789-1253.

Juneau Multiple Sclerosis Self-help Group meeting, 1-3 p.m., Downtown library meeting room. Details: Rick, 789-3678.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m., Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited.

Juneau Singles dinner at the Dragon Inn, 6 p.m., 213 Front Street. Details: 789-7207.

Sunday, April 13

State Convention of the League of Women Voters, Alaska, 9:30 a.m., CBJ Assembly Chambers. Breakfast and Lunch provided. Details: Ellen, 789-1253.

Nondenominational Devotions, 10 a.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Details: 789-0808.

Open Gym for GCLL baseball players, 1-4 p.m., Auke Bay School. Coaches available to supervise and assist players. Details: Lisa, 789-4486.

Monday, April 14

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building room 541. Public invited. Details: Britt Gibson, 364-2222.

Diabetes Support Group, 1-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Linda, 796-8691.

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 Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.


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