AroundTown

Posted: Friday, April 11, 2003

Today

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

"Spring Garden Prep" part of Gardening at Noon series presented by University of Alaska Fairbanks 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 Parks and Recreation Saturday hike: Peterson Creek Trail, 10 a.m., meet at the cul-de-sac at the end of North Douglas Highway. This is a spring potluck so bring a dish to share, wear warm clothes, no dogs or firearms please.

Tlingit Language Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited. Details: 586-9257.

Alaska Libertarian Party Convention business meetings, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Prospector Hotel's Douglas Conference Room. Details: 790-4367.

Eaglecrest Springtime in Alaska Carnival, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Eaglecrest Ski Area. Annual Bill Tugman Obstacle Race and snow painting. Details: 790-2001.

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

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

Executive Director of the Marijuana Policy Project Rob Kampla lecture at Alaska Libertarian Party Convention, 6-9 p.m., Prospector Hotel's Douglas Conference Room. Details: 790-4367.

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.

Eaglecrest Springtime in Alaska Carnival, 1-4 p.m., Eaglecrest Ski Area. Costume day, scavenger hunt, live music and more. Details: 790-2001.

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.

Human Rights Commission's April meeting, 5:30 p.m., City Hall Room 224. Details: Dean, 789-0413.

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

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

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.

Tuesday, April 15

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th Street. TOPS is a nonprofit weight-loss support group. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

School District Facilities Committee meeting, 10 a.m., 1208 Glacier Avenue. Details: 463-1750.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Faith-based weight loss support group, noon, Northern Light United Church. Details: 789-0320.

Seeking Peace With Iraq, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Connie, 586-1477.

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

Gastineau Channel Little League board meeting, 6:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School room 101. Details: 789-9803.

• 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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