Around town

Posted: Wednesday, April 11, 2001

Today

Household Recycling, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Capital Disposal, Tonsgard Court in Lemon Creek. For glass, aluminum, tin, cardboard and newspaper. Details: 586-5274.

Juneau Chess Club meeting, 4-9 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Youth classes, 4-6 p.m., Adults, 5:30-9 p.m. Sets provided and rules taught. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Special Assembly Meeting #2001-09, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Introduction of FY02 Appropriation Ordinances. Details: 586-5278.

Building Code Advisory Committee, 5 p.m., Downtown Fire Hall Classroom. Details: 586-5278.

Youth Activities Board meeting, 5 p.m., City Hall conference room #224. Youth Activities Grant funding recommendations. Details: 586-5278.

Introduction to Word 2000 Part 6, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Planning Committee, 5:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administrative Boardroom. Details: 586-5278.

Wetlands Review Board Workshop, 5:15 p.m., Community Development Conference Room, 4th Floor Marine View Building. Details: 586-5278.

Managing People, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire Building, Third Floor Conference Room. Valerie Fremlin with Juneau SBDC will provide tips and techniques for employers and supervisors to improve their management skills. Cost is $15. Details: Juneau SBDC, 463-3789.

Juneau Douglas Fish and Game Advisory Committee, 6:30 p.m., ADF&G Commissioner's Conference Room. Details: 465-4111.

Class of 1981 Reunion Planning meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Downtown library. Details: Terri, 463-5317.

Airport Board of Directors meeting, 7 p.m., Airport Aurora Room. Details: 586-5278.

Juneau Chapter, American Diabetes Association, 7-9 p.m., Bartlett Administrative Building, Room 204. How to "find your blood sugar patterns; a key to better management." Details: Don, 463-8649, Sally, 465-3353.

Bible Talk, 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Mall Conference Room. Conducted by Julie Raab and Marian Thorburn. Talks will be for all those who wish to learn more about the Bible. Non-denominational. Details: 789-3462.

Thursday, April 12

Juneau Commission on Aging, 10 a.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

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

Alaska Business Roundtable Lunch, noon, Ballroom at the Hangar on the Wharf. Barbara Sheinberg, planning consultant, will speak on Juneau Re-Development Concepts. Lunch is $13.

High School Project Team meeting, noon, Downtown Fire Hall Classroom. Details: 586-5278.

JDHS Parent Group meeting, 12:05 p.m., JDHS Library. Discussion topics will include: Update on Social Studies curriculum; Student Recognition Program, and selection to fill a parent vacancy on the Site Council. Details: Margaret, 789-0320.

Juneau Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Restoration of Family Garden in Norway by Elfrida Nord. Details: Sue, 789-0892.

Juneau International Relations Advisory Board meeting, 5 p.m., Downtown Library. Details: 586-5278.

Juneau Shooting Range Advisory Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Mendenhall Library. Details: 586-5278.

Introduction to Word 2000 part 16, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library. Topic: Clothing for flyfishing. Everyone is invited. Details: Brent, 586-1454.

Author Sally Pollen, 7 p.m., Juneau Library. Sally Pollen will talk about her life growing up in Bush Alaska during the 1940s and '50s Details: 586-5249.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium (the Old Capital School gym). Live music with Juneau's "Jig is Up" and dance caller Odette Foster. Beginners welcome. Details: 463-3214.

Juneau Audubon meeting, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library (second floor). Program will include Roman Motyka sharing photos from his travels to some of Southern Africa's game parks.

Friday, April 13

Shrine of St. Therese Outdoor Stations of the Cross, 2 p.m., Shrine of St. Therese. Any interested person is welcome to join others moving from Station to Station on Shrine Island praying the prayers commemorating the last hours of Christ's life. Details: Thomas, 780-6112.

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