Around Town

Posted: Thursday, April 21, 2005

Today

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

"The Legend of Tanga Loa" play, 10 a.m., Auke Bay Elementary. Performed by the fifth grade. Details: 789-2696.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 364-2378.

Chamber lunch, 11:30 a.m., Hangar Ballroom. Speaker is Commissioner Greg O'Claray, Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Details: 463-3488.

"Keeping Alaska's Promises" lecture, noon, Baranof Hotel. Speaker is Rep. Ethan Berkowitz. Sponsored by the Bill Egan Forum. Details: 723-2124.

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

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

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

AARP Driver Safety course, 1-5 p.m., Juneau Fire Station. Course continued on Friday. Details: 586-2493.

"Molting and Reproduction in Dungeness Crab, Cancer magister" lecture, 2 p.m., Egan Building, Room 116. Lecture by Jamie Thomton.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Computer Lab Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Kittlitz's Murrelets," 3:30-4:30 p.m., Egan Hall, Room 112. Talk by Michelle Kissling as part of University of Alaska Southeast biology seminar series. Details: 465-6485.

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders family support group, 6 p.m., Shepard of the Valley Lutheran Church. Sponsored by FASD. Details: 463-5161.

Free family law self-help clinic, 6-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Sponsored by Alaska Legal Services. Details: 586-6425.

Weekly Tlingit language gathering, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, SEARHC Juneau Administration Building, 1046 Salmon Creek Lane, second-floor conference room. Public is invited. Details: 790-4990.

"The Grief Process: According to the Head, According to the Heart" seminar, 6:15-8 p.m., Catholic Community Service training room, between Fifth and Sixth on Gold Street. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

"The Legend of Tanga Loa" play, 6:30 p.m., Auke Bay Elementary. Performed by the fifth grade. Details: 789-2696.

Capital Kennel Club of Juneau board meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 780-4538.

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

Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River School Library. Details: 586-3424.

Contra dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, April 22

Assembly and legislative delegation meeting, 7:30 a.m., Assembly chambers. Details: 586-5278.

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

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

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

AARP driver safety course, 1-5 p.m., Juneau Fire Station. Details: 586-2493.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"The Influence of Water Velocity and Depth of Geometry, Dynamics and Energetics of Prey Capture by Drift-Feeding Coho Salmon and Steelhead," 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, Room 221. Seminar by Jack Piccolo. Details: 465-6441.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St., Suite 102.

"Renewal by the Lake" music and speaker, 6:30 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Speaker is Alf Halvorsen. Details: 789-7592.

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. Details: 463-6175.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower-floor conference room.

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

Saturday, April 23

Multiple sclerosis walk or run, 9 a.m., Brotherhood Bridge parking lot. Details: 586-3641.

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

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

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.

"Trends in American Food History: From Centennial to Bicentennial to Mark Kurlansky" lecture, 2 p.m., 8452 Kimberly St. Lecture by Ann Chandonnet. Sponsored by Juneau Writers. Details: 790-3038.

Douglas ANB/ANS Camp No. 3 meeting, 3-5 p.m., Douglas library. New members are welcome. Details: 586-3942.

Family bead circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Concert with Dave Irish, 6:30 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Details: 789-7592.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower-floor conference room.

"Renewal by the Lake" music and speaker, 7:30 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Speaker is Alf Halvorsen. Details: 789-7592.

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