Around Town

Posted: Friday, April 13, 2001

Saturday, April 14

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.

International Bowhunter Education Program, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., 1340 Fritz Cove Road. Hunters who participate in "archery only" hunts must successfully complete an ADF&G approved bow hunter education course. Cost is $10 which covers materials and refreshments. Details: Polly, 465-4359; Marv, 789-0942; or Lon, 789-0358.

Juneau-Douglas High School Dance Drill Team Clinic, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., JDHS gymnasium. Cost: $30. For girls in kindergarten through high school and boys from sixth grade through high school. Two sessions for kindergarten and first grade girls, 8-11:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Details: Judy, 789-5920.

Easter Egg Hunt, 9:30 a.m., Adair Kennedy Park. More than 1,000 eggs will be hidden throughout the park. $3 per participant, sponsored by the Zach Gordon Youth Center and Taku 105. Details: 586-2635.

Al Herbeck Clinic for Little League Managers and Coaches, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., All coaches and managers, tee ball through majors for baseball and softball, are expected to attend. Details: 789-9803.

Gear Head's Swap and Shop fundraiser, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., event includes Sports Gear Swap and Shop, carnival games and a Bike Rodeo. $3 for kids and adults, $10 for families. Glacier Valley Elementary School. Details: Bernie, 790-2252.

Juneau Singles planning meeting, 11 a.m., Tabby's. For planning the months of May and June. Details: 789-7870.

Juneau Singles Easter Egg Dying Potluck, 6 p.m., 1805 Mark Alan Drive. Bring one-half to one dozen eggs for coloring. Details: 780-4426.

Spring Fling Dance, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Admission: $3 single, $5 double. Benefits Senior Nutrition and the JDHS Jazz Band. Details: Ellen, 586-6231.

Sunday, April 15

Short Sunrise Easter Service, 6:30 a.m., Skaters Cabin. Service is a combined effort of St. Brendans Episcopal Church, Aldersgate United Methodist Church and Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church. Details: Shepherd of the Valley, 789-4093; St. Brendans, 789-5152, or Aldersgate United Methodist 789-4050.

Community Easter Sunrise Service, 7 a.m., Marine Park. Downtown churches are planning the open-air event. The service will include songs, scripture and a message. Refreshments will follow. Details: 789-4604.

Eaglecrest Spring Carnival, 10:30 a.m., Eaglecrest Ski Area. The Spring Carnival starts with an Easter egg hunt on the Trickster Trail at 10:30 a.m. and the Platter Trails at 11:30 a.m. The Purple Easter Bunny will be on hand to join in the fun. Details: Jeffra, 790-2001.

Juneau Singles Easter Egg Hunt, 2 p.m., Joy's House, 415 I Street in Douglas. Bring cooked and colored eggs and a simple potluck. Details: 364-2476.

Monday, April 16

Toddler Time, 10-10:30 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Toddler Time, 10-10:30 a.m., Juneau Library. Details: 586-5267.

Toddler Time, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH Infant Learning Room. Class and support group for parents of toddlers from 10 months to 3 years. Details: 586-8424.

Eaglecrest Marketing Committee meeting, noon, downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Details: 586-5284.

Taku Toastmasters meeting, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, room 541. Details: Pamela, 586-5080.

Farewell Party for Dave and Cora Miller, 4-7 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Details: 586-1741.

Lands Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Juneau Human Rights Commission, 5:30 p.m., City Hall Conference Room #224. Details: 586-5278.

Assembly Human Resources Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Early Pregnancy Classes, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, Administrative Building classroom. For expectant parents up to 5-6 months along: Learn about nutrition, exercise, fetal development and how to have a healthier pregnancy. Details: 586-8424.

Juneau Retired Teachers Association meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau Mountain Senior Center, 12th St. Details: Jim, 586-6115.

Juneau Assembly meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

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

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