Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, St. Paul's Catholic Church, Parish Hall. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.
"Breath and Stretch" yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.
Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.
"Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon Family Group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. every Tuesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. 10th St. Details: Barbra, 790-1029.
Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, downstairs at the Juneau Family Birth Center. All are welcome. Details: Shayna, 321-4121.
"Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.
Planetarium show, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Marie Drake Planetarium. Make the stars shine. Free. Details: 586-1517 or mariedrakeplanetarium.com.
Juneau School District public forum: Potential day schedule changes, 6-7 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School library. On scheduled changes proposed for the 2009-2010 school year: high school, 9:15 a.m.-3:45 p.m.; middle school, 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; elementary school, 8-8:20 a.m. to 2:30-3 p.m. Details: Kristin, 523-1707.
"Financial Independence for Women" training, 6-8 p.m., AWARE. Free. Trainings held every Tuesday through April 28. Details: Swarupa, 586-6623.
Diabetes Support Group meeting, 6:30 p.m., SEARHC - WIC Classroom, first floor dental building, Hospital Drive. With different topic each month. Community invited. Details: Christy, 364-4457.
Savvy Caregiver Class, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Free. Six-week class for families caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's or a related dementia. Details: Amber, 586-6044.
"Back to Basics" Al-Anon Family Group, 7-8 p.m., Smith Hall, first floor, 8619 Teal Ave., next to St. Vincent de Paul. Details: Marsha, 789-1324 or Marie, 789-3272.
Caregivers Support Group, 7-8 p.m., Bridge Adult Day Center. Sponsored by Southeast Senior Services. Details: Mary Lou, 463-6177.
Family Caregiver Support Group, 7-8 p.m., Bridge Adult Day Center. Drop-in support group for those caring for elderly friends or family at home or long distance. Sponsored by Southeast Senior Services. Details: Jim, 463-6177.
Narcotics Anonymous game night, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.
Wednesday, April 15
Public hearing on the 2009-2010 Indian Studies grant application, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Copy available for public review. Details: Sally, 780-2037.
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: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
"Write For Your Life" group, 11 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.
Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.
Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5267.
Glacier Valley Rotary Club meeting, noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.
Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.
Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 463-1224.
Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
Women Infant and Children walk-in clinic, 1-6:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.
School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences special seminar, 2:15 p.m., Lena Point Building, 17101 Point Lena Loop Road. "Evolutionary Processes in Wild and Hatchery Salmonids" by Dr. Todd Seamons. Details: Louisa, 796-5441.
"Introduction to Computers, Internet and E-mail" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.
Juneau School District Indian Studies Program Board meeting, 5:15 p.m., Gastineau Elementary School library, Douglas. Public invited. Details: Sally, 780-2037.
First meeting of the Juneau Commission on Sustainability's Food Security Subcommittee, 5:15 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library, conference room. Details: Sarah, 586-0871.
"Douglas Serenity Seekers" Al-Anon Family Group, 5:15-6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Douglas United Methodist Church. Details: Lenne, 586-0152.
Nicotine Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Assembly Building, Suite 106.
Special Juneau School District Board meeting, 5:30-8 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School, library conference room. Executive session on the continuation of selection of semi-finalists for the superintendent position. Details: Lara, 523-1702.
Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau International Airport, Aurora Room. Details: 796-2092.
Juneau School District Montessori Borealis informational meeting, 6-7 p.m., Marie Drake old shop room. To learn about free elementary and middle school Montessori program for first- through eighth-graders. All welcome. Details: Chris, 523-1850.
"Parenting Your Three- to Six-year-old" class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.
Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.
Water walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.
Civil Air Patrol meeting, 7 p.m., CAP Hangar, Juneau International Airport. Details: Ken, 789-1492 or CAP, 789-0245.
Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library. Tony Soltys will tie a slider fly that he guarantees will work for catching Dolly Varden on the surface. Free. All welcome. Details: Tony, 789-9159.
"Plays Out Loud" meeting, 7:30 p.m., JACC. Details: 586-2787.
Rotaract meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Baranof Hotel, Douglas Room. A social club for young people age 18 to 30. Details: Marc, 321-2261 or www.juneaurotaract.org.
Thursday, April 16
Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.
Women Infant and Children walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.
"Breath and Stretch" yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.
Bingo Schmingo Storytime with Kathleen Rushing, noon, Douglas library. To help celebrate Folk Fest. Enjoy interactive musical entertainment for all ages. Details: 586-0434.
Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.
Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.
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