Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, April 17, 2002

Today

The City Museum will be open from 2-4 p.m. April 15-19, due to first-grade Sea Week activities. Admission is free.

Free How to Start from Nowhere Intro. to Internet and E-Mail Class, Part 4, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Details: 586-5718.

Finance Committee meeting, 5-7 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Free ESL Classes, every Monday and Wednesday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

The Man Who Wasn't There, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council film series, 7 p.m., JDHS auditorium. Tickets at door.

Bible Talks, 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Floyd Dryden Middle School. Details: Marian Thorburn, 789-2088.

Thursday, April 18

The City Museum will be open from 2-4 p.m. April 15-19, due to first-grade Sea Week activities. Admission is free.

Free ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Art sale during CCTHITA General Assembly, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., ANB Hall. Details: Carrie, 463-7180.

Free GED Math Skills Workshop, Tuesday and Thursday, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

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

Free GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Amnesty International meeting, 5 p.m., Valley library. Details: Amy, 789-0308.

Juneau Docks and Harbors Finance Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbor office.

Juneau Housing Trust orientation meeting on new homes for sale, 5 p.m., downtown library. Details: 463-1276.

Free Intro. to PowerPoint class, Part 2, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Details: 586-5718.

Auke Bay Co-op Preschool Fall 2002 Registration and Open House, 5-7 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Details: 789-2302.

Juneau World Affairs Council presents P. Edward Haley, W.M. Keck Foundation professor of international strategic studies at Claremont McKenna College, 5:30 p.m. reception, 1st floor Dimond Courthouse. Topic: "The Bush Foreign Policy, One Year In."

Retired Public Employees of Alaska reception, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Travelodge. Details: Sam, 789-5116.

Bow hunter safety course, 5:30-8:30 p.m., 5322 Commercial Blvd., above Douglas Electric across from Costco. Must attend April 25 class. Bring bow, arrows and broadheads.

Childbirth Preparation Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Hospital admin. building classroom. To register: 586-8424.

American Red Cross First Aid class, 6-10 p.m., SE Alaska Chapter, 3200 Hospital Dr., No. 203. Fee is $30. To register: 463-5713.

Asthma and Allergy Support Group meeting, 6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital cafeteria. Speaker is Dr. George Brown: "It Takes a Community to Prevent Asthma Flares." Details: Cathy or Tom, 789-7936.

Dzantik'i Heeni Beginning Band Concert for Spruce House and 8th period Hemlock, 7 p.m., DZ commons.

Juneau-Douglas High School Dance Team performance, 7 p.m., JDHS gym.

Public Hearing on extension of Salmon Creek Lane to new SEARHC clinic, 7 p.m., Southeast Regional Health Consortium admin. office conference room 345. Details: Peter Gorman, (907) 747-7998 or Mark Boatwright, 586-7301.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Bring your own project, free of charge. Details: 463-3220.

Free preview of The Trojan Women, production by Theatre in the Rough, 8 p.m., McPhetres Hall.

Friday, April 19

The City Museum will be open from 2-4 p.m. April 15-19, due to first-grade Sea Week activities. Admission is free.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska's biennial convention, April 19-21, Travelodge. Register today from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Details: Sam, 789-5116.

Alaska Health Fair, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Also held April 20. Free health screenings for blood pressure, vision, hearing, weight and other tests. Details: Valerie O'Hare, 790-4072.

Capital City Quilters class with Bob Coon of Washington, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Topic: Bear Paw. Will also be held April 20 and 21. Details or to sign up for classes: Bev Schutt, 586-2970 or Mary Kay Pameteer, 789-4707.

Art sale during CCTHITA General Assembly, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., ANB Hall. Details: Carrie, 463-7180.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Theater Organ Concert, noon, State Office Building.

Gardening at Noon series, noon, Centennial Hall. Topic: Lawns and landscaping by Paul Dick and Carol Taylor. Details: 364-2243 or 465-8749.

Free GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Low Vision Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: SAIL, 586-4920.

Seminar, "Behavioral Biology of Krill and Its Implications for Ecosystem Management, 3:30 p.m., UAS Anderson building room 221, 11275 Glacier Hwy.

Mexicolor Celebration, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Charter School, 430 Fourth St. Details: Cristina, 586-2526.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple.

Opera to Go presents Madama Butterfly, 7:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Tickets at Hearthside. Details: 586-4991.

Theatre in the Rough presents The Trojan Women, 8 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Tickets at Hearthside and door.

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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