Out and About

Posted: Sunday, April 20, 2003

April 20: Easter at Eaglecrest. 12:30 p.m. Easter bonnet contest, above day lodge; 1 p.m. Easter egg hunt at base of Platter Pull lift; 1:30 p.m. bunny chase for beginners at base of Platter; 2 p.m. Hooter bunny chase, age 5 and under, at base of Hooter lift; 2:30 p.m. Hooter bunny chase, ages 6 and up, meet at base of Hooter. Details: 790-2000 or www.skijuneau.com.

April 23: Parks and Rec Wednesday hike. For age 18 and older, no dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428 or www.juneau.lib.ak.us/parksrec/hike/schedule.php.

April 24: Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7-9 p.m. at the DZ library. Details: James King, 790-6406.

April 24: Raincountry Flyfishers fly-tying demonstration, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library. Details: Tony Soltys, 789-9159.

April 24-25: Beginning Handloading Clinic, two-part Fish and Game workshop on handloading rifle amunition safely and economically. 6-9 p.m. both days, Juneau Gun Club, Montana Creek Road. $20, $10 ages 11-15. Preregistration needed. Details: 465-4265.

April 26: Juneau Audubon Society bird walk on the Mendenhall Wetlands. Meet at the end of Radcliffe Road at 8 a.m. Details: ckent@alaska.net.

April 26: Parks and Rec Saturday hike. For all ages; children must be accompanied, no dogs or firearms. Call 586-0428 for time and location or check www.juneau.lib.ak.us/parksrec/hike/schedule.php.

April 26: Team 3-Gun Shoot. Rifle, pistol and shotgun. Sponsored by the Juneau Gun Club and Juneau Rifle and Pistol Club. Details: 789-9844.

April 27: High Power Rifle and Sporting Rifle Shoot, at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, 8:30 a.m. registration, shoot at 9:30 a.m. Details: www.go.to/jrpc.

April 27: Treadwell Arena ice rink final day of the season. Details: 586-0410.

April 28-29: Muzzleloading Clinic, two-part Fish and Game workshop on muzzleloading hunting. 6-9 p.m. both days, Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road. $20, $10 ages 11-15. Preregistration needed. Details: 465-4265.

May 2: Juneau Yacht Club Sail Squadron meeting, 7 p.m., club Graham Room. Details: www.juneauyachtclub.org/

May 3: Juneau Audubon Society 8th Annual Berners Bay Cruise, 8:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., $28 adults, $5 accompanied children under 12. Tickets at Hearthside Books. Details: www.juneau-audubon-society.org/.

May 3-4: NRA Basic Pistol and Alaska Concealed Handgun Permit class, May 3 classroom session, may 4, range session. Details: 789-1717 or 789-9785 or link at www.go.to/jrpc.

May 3: Juneau Alpine Club Hawthorne Peak climb, bring snowshoes/skis, ice axe, harness and crampons. Details: Dave Lefebvre, 789-4099.

May 3: May Day Mud (and Mountain) Run, starts at parking area adjacent to the Fish Creek Bridge, N. Douglas Highway, 9 a.m. Southeast Road Runners race. Details: Clayton Hawkes 789-4388 or pat-clayton@gci.net.

May 4: Juneau Yacht Club opening day open house at Norway Point dock, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Details: www.juneauyachtclub.org/

May 4: Southeast Road Runners Kid's Rotary Park Run,1 p.m., Rotary Park. Details: Shelly Saviers, 790-2566 or saviers@gci.net.

May 4: Juneau Yacht Club Spring Harbor Races, Round 1, Juneau Harbor Turning Basin, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Details: www.juneauyachtclub.org/.

May 6: Juneau Freewheelers Bicycle Club informal time trial, False Outer Point parking lot. Details: Chris Chiles, chiles@alaska.net or 789-5138.

May 6: Juneau Alpine Club monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Don Larsen, 789-2036.

Ongoing: Trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club, on Montana Creek Road, 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. Details: 789-9844.

Submit calendar items to eschoenfeld@juneauempire.com.



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