Around Town

Posted: Thursday, April 19, 2007

Today

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Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Hangar Ballroom. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Dementia Support Group meeting, noon-1:30 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Susan, 586-6044.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

E-mail and Internet class, 5-7 p.m., every Tuesday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Juneau Youth Services Board of Director's meeting, 5:30 p.m., Administration Building Board Room, 2075 Jordan Ave. Details: Katie, 523-6525.

Eaglecrest Planning and Policy Committee meeting, 5:30-7 p.m., City Hall conference room 224. Details: Nikki, 586-0215.

Knowledge Industry Network's Pub Night, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Island Pub. To bring young Alaskans together to meet, network, exchange ideas and develop professionally. Details: 463-3662 ext. 34.

Juneau Sports Association rules clinic, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons area. Details: Mark, 463-3633.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

English as a second language class, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

"How Music Came to the World" production, 6:30 p.m., Auke Bay Elementary School gym. Featuring the Auke Bay Aztecas. Directed by Ann Boochever. School performance at 1:20 p.m. Details: Amy, 463-1775.

"Cooking for One" workshop, 7 p.m., valley library. Learn about changing menus, planing a meal from your pantry, recipes and nutrition. Details: Judy, 465-8749.

Juneau-Douglas High School Dance Team annual show, 7 p.m., JDHS.

Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library. Tackle prep session to get ready for fishing this season. Details: Mark, 586-3424.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Contra Dance, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gym, old Capital School gym. Use Sixth Street entrance. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. $3 donation. Details: David, 321-3109.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, April 20

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Kootznoowoo Inc. annual job fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Kootznoowoo Plaza. Details: Rose, 790-2992.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Low Vision Support Group meeting, 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: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Scyphozoans on the Move: A Look at Jellyfish in the Eastern Bering Sea" presentation, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

Pet loss support group, 5-6:30 p.m., call for location. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Ila, 957-6266.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Juneau-Douglas High School Dance Team annual show, 7 p.m., JDHS.

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

Dan Bern acoustic rock concert, 8 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Tickets $5 with UAS identification, $10 nonmembers, at Hearthside Books, UAS Student Activities and Housing offices and at the door. Details: Sondra, 796-6546.

Saturday, April 21

Glacier Valley garage sale, 8 a.m., Glacier Valley Elementary School gym. Details: Julie, 957-0380.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Juneau business roundtable on climate change, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Rick, 796-6133.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

"Not a Box" party for kids, 10 a.m.-noon, downtown library. Recycle and reuse: Come make creations from all our packing boxes. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Prenatal yoga class, 10:30 a.m.-noon every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

"Cooking for One" hands-on workshop, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School home economics kitchen. $10. Details: Judy, 465-8749.

Collectible doll sale, noon, Nugget Mall. Details: Dee, 789-9316.

Introduction to yoga class, 12:30-2 p.m. every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

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