Around Town

Posted: Sunday, April 18, 2004

Today

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.

Northern Nights Ballroom Club, 1-3 p.m. every Sunday, UAS Student Activities Center. Ballroom dancing practice.

Monday, April 19

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Toddler Time at the Mendenhall Valley library starts at 11 a.m. Details: 586-5303.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building room 541. Public invited. Details: Peter, 321-1499.

Dog Task Force meeting, 12:15 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: Diane, 586-0424.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 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.

Collaboration Juneau Stakeholder meeting, 5-8 p.m., Centennial Hall.

Retired Teachers meeting, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Jim, 586-6115.

Juneau Human Rights Commission meeting, 5:30 p.m., City Hall Room 224. Details: Dean, 789-3457.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp No. 2 meeting, 6 p.m., ANB Hall, 320 Willoughby Ave.

Healthy Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Classroom. Details: 796-8972.

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

Storyteller Jim Weiss, 7 p.m., Douglas library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

"Development versus Environment: Finding the Middle Ground," lecture by Professor Mark Williams of the University of Colorado, 7:30 p.m., UAS Egan Lecture Hall. Details: Kevin, 465-6530.

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.

Tuesday, April 20

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. All women are invited to learn new skills, discover interests and meet other women. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131 or Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

School District Facilities Committee meeting, 1:30 p.m., School District Central Office, 1208 Glacier Ave. Details: 463-1750.

• 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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