Around Town

Posted: Friday, April 16, 2004

Today

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.

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 fundraiser 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.

Conversations on Retirement: Caregiving of Elderly Parents and Staying Involved, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Meeting Room, Nugget Mall. Details: Barbara, 780-8602 or 209-8602.

Bike, Boat, Blade, Board Safety Bash, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Glacier Valley School. For K-8th graders. Details: Karen, 465-8632.

Community Emergency Response Team meeting, 1 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building. Will discuss further training, CERT equipment, and organization of CERT teams. Details: 796-8989.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m. every Saturday, Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Sunday, April 18

Dive In To Earth Day Underwater Clean Up, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club Cove. Scuba divers will remove garbage and debris from the cove and non-divers will clean up the embankment area.

West Coast Swing Dancers, noon-1 p.m., UAS Student Activities Center.

Shrine of St. Therese workday, noon-4 p.m., Shrine of St. Therese. Help is needed to haul wood, prepare gardens, etc. Dress for weather. Details: 780-6112.

• 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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