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Posted: Friday, April 21, 2006

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Juneau Public Health Fair, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free health screenings and low-cost blood tests. University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will provide pressure canner dial gauge testing. Details: 790-4072.

Volunteer clean-up around Eagle Beach for National Youth Service Day, 9 a.m., Riverside Rotary Park. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Guidance Association. Rally at 9 a.m. Barbecue at 1 p.m. Details: 957-6369.

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

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

Constitutional Convention 50th anniversary celebration honoring Alaska's founding fathers, 1 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Sponsored by UAS. Details: Kevin, 796-6530.

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 (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.

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

Alaska Lighthouse Association Point Retreat fundraiser, 5-8 p.m., Prospector Hotel. Wine tasting and auction. $25. Tickets through Association members, at Hearthside Books or at the door. Details: Chris, 321-2796.

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: Ellen, 463-6175.

"A Cup of Science, a Cup of Poetry" presentation by children's author Lisa Westberg, 7 p.m., downtown library.

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.

"I Would Love God More: Three Kingdom Parables for Today" presentation by Earl Palmer, 7-9 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Details: Donovan, 789-7592.

Saturday, April 22

Juneau Public Health Fair, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free health screenings and low-cost blood tests. Details: 790-4072.

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

Earth Day Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center. Details: Irene, 789-0097.

Earth Day at the Planetarium, noon, Marie Drake Planetarium. First of four shows; additional showings at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Free. Details: 586-3034.

Dave Irish concert, 7 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Free. Details: Donovan, 789-7592.

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

Sunday, April 23

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

"Empty Bowls" dinner, 5-7 p.m., Centennial Hall. To benefit The Glory Hole. Tickets $25 at Hearthside Books or from The Glory Hole board members. When accompanied by an adult, children under 12 receive a complimentary bowl of soup. Details: Jetta, 586-4159, 209-7984.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Monday, April 24

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

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

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (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.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

English as a Second Language class, 5-7 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Administration Building classroom. Sponsored by SERRC. Details: Joan, 586-6806.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

Planetarium volunteer training workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Early pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Details: 586-1203.

Prenatal parenting class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free Class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

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

How to make mini albums class, 6:30-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Sponsored by Community Schools. $19. Details: Debbie, 523-1774.

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.

Juneau Astronomy Club telescope viewing/workshop, 7-8 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New members welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Tuesday, April 25

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

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

• 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 586-9097 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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