Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Today

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

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5249.

Native Issues Forum with speakers Sen. Albert Kookesh and Rep. Woodie Salmon, 11:30 a.m., ANB Hall. Sponsored by Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska and the Alaska Native Brotherhood Camp No. 2. Details: Dana 463-7103.

Bird walk, noon, Rainbow Foods lobby. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society. Details: 586-7559.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon, Holy Trinity Church. Details: 789-8884.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

"Raising Children Prenatally Exposed to Alcohol" video showing, noon-1 p.m., Mendenhall Mall conference room. Sponsored by Juneau Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Community Advisory Group. Details: 463-5161.

Contract Bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; SMART Kids 4-5 p.m.; Digital arts 5-6 p.m.; and arts and crafts 2:30-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Planning committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., administrative board room at Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Free Early Pregnancy Education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Basic Dog Obedience, 6-7:30 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School Commons. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: 789-0694.

Narcotics Anonymous Step it Up Step Study, 6-7:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Children welcome.

Survivors of suicide loss support group, 6-7:30 p.m., St. Ann's Building. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care. Details: 789-1453.

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

Citizenship preparation classes, 6:30-8 p.m., Smith Hall by St. Vincent de Paul. Given by SERRC's Valley Adult Education Center. Details: 463-6188.

Thursday, April 14

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

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

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

"The Gas Pipeline Now" lunch and lecture, noon, Baranof Hotel. Speaker is Rep. Eric Croft. Sponsored by Bill Egan Forum. Details: 723-2124.

JDHS parent group meeting, noon, Juneau-Douglas High School, upstairs library. Details: 789-7634.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

"Restoring an Inherited Garden in Norway," 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Juneau Garden Club. Details: Terry, 586-1548.

"Peak Oil: Economics of Energy Efficiency" lecture, 2-4 p.m., Travelodge. Sponsored by Alaska Housing Finance Corporation. Details: Kay, 586-2021.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and computer lab orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Maintaining Old-growth Features in Forests Used for Wood Production," 3:30-4:30 p.m., Egan Hall, Room 112. Talk by Michael McClellan as part of University of Alaska Southeast Biology seminar series. Details: 465-6485.

Weekly Tlingit Language Gathering, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, SEARHC Juneau Administration Building, 1046 Salmon Creek Lane, second-floor conference room. Public is invited. Details: 790-4990.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Friday, April 15

National Youth Service Day, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., downtown court house steps. Sponsored by SAGA. Details: 523-8028.

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

Organ music, noon, State Office Building. Player J. Allan MacKinnon.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"CDQs for Norton Sound Economic Development Corporation," 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, Room 221. Seminar by Eugene Asicksik. Details: 465-6441.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St., Suite 102.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

• 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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