Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.
Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.
Chamber Lunch with guest speaker Gov. Frank Murkowski, 11:30 a.m., Hanger Ballroom.
Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.
Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.
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.
Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.
Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.
"Astrochemistry: The Evolution of Organic Molecules in Interstellar Clouds" by Dr. Yorke Rhodes, sponsored by the Alaska Section of the American Chemical Society, 7:15-8:15 p.m., UAS Lecture Theater Room 112, Egan Classroom Center. Details: Michelle, 465-5158.
By the People presents "Rana's Wedding" film and discussion, sponsored by UAS Student Activities/Global Connections, 9 p.m., UAS Student Activity Center. Details: 465-6455.
Friday, April 16
Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.
Riverbend Literacy Celebration, 8-8:30 a.m., Riverbend Elementary School Commons.
Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.
Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors meeting, noon, BRH Administration Boardroom. Details: Robert, 796-8900.
Kimball Theatre Organ concert with Alice Branton, noon, State Office Building.
Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., "The Little Brown House" next to the ANB Hall.
Gardening at Noon: Garden Pests, 12:05-12:55 p.m., Centennial Hall, JCVB meeting room.
By the People presents a discussion on "Rana's Wedding," sponsored by UAS Global Connections, 12:30 p.m., UAS Mourant Building, downstairs student lounge. Details: 465-6455.
Low Vision Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: SAIL, 586-4920.
Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.
Thane Neighborhood Association's annual potluck and meeting, 5 p.m., 6000 Thane Road. Details: 586-9768.
Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth Street Suite 102.
Eaglecrest Ad Hoc Committee meeting for Ski Area Manager, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council conference room, 612 W. Willoughby Ave. Details and agenda: 586-5284.
Water Walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.
Popcorn and a movie at Polaris House, 7-10 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. 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.
ANB Camp No. 2 fund-raiser dance, 9 p.m., ANB Hall, 320 W. Willoughby Ave. $5, must be 21 years of age or older. Details: 586-2049.
Saturday, April 17
Audubon Spring Wildlife Cruises to Berners Bay, 8:30 a.m., Auke Bay Harbor. $35 adults, $5 children, tickets available at Hearthside Books.
Norwegian Breakfast sponsored by Sons of Norway, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. $10 for adults, $6 for children. Proceeds go toward scholarships.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.