Auke Bay Co-op Preschool open house, 5-7 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. A chance to ask questions, meet the teachers and see the facilities. Details: 789-2302.
Introduction to Word 2000 Part 9, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.
English as a Second Language class, 6-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. All levels welcome. Details: 586-5718.
Class of 1981 Reunion Planning meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Terri, 463-5317.
Author Migael Scherer, 7 p.m., downtown library. Migael Scherer will read from her book "Sailing to Simplicity" and show slides. Details: 586-5249.
Adult Beading Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: Salty, 463-3220.
Foster Care Orientation, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, Vintage Business Park, 3032 Vintage Blvd. #102. Details: Candice, 465-3740; or Janna, 790-4246.
Tuesday, April 24
English as a Second Language class, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Vincent de Paul. Classes are Monday through Friday. Details: 790-4102.
Life Ring Support Group for Women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Cathedral of the Nativity basement, 5th and Gold streets. All women are invited to attend to learn new skills, interests and meet other women. Lunch is provided. Details: 586-1513.
Baby Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive. Topic: Stimulating your baby's brain, with Joycelyn Ward. Details: Ami, 586-1203.
Adult Education classes, 12:30-2:30 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul. Study for your GED or increase your basic skills. Classes are Monday through Friday. Details: 790-4102.
Introduction to Excel 2000 Part 3, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.
Juneau Chess Club, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Rules taught, opponents available and sets provided for use. All welcome. Details: Brian, 790-1934.
Juneau Singles Discussion Group, 7 p.m., Aldersgate Church. Details: 789-7870.
Little League Pre-Season Managers and Coaches meeting, 7 p.m., Riverbend School Library. For Farm and Tee Ball Baseball and Softball. Details: Jim, 789-7400.
International Union of Operating Engineer's Local #302 meeting, 7:30 p.m., Operating Engineer's Meeting Hall, 214 N. Franklin St. All members encouraged to attend. Details: 586-3850.
Wednesday, April 25
Household Recycling, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Capital Disposal, Tonsgard Court in Lemon Creek. For glass, aluminum, tin, cardboard and newspaper. Attendance is mandatory. Details: 586-5274.
Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Downtown library. Details: 586-5249.
Juneau Chess Club, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Downtown library. Rules taught and lessons provided. All welcome. Details: Brian: 790-1934.
Introduction to Word 2000 Part 10, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.
Little League Pre-Season Managers and Coaches meeting, 6 p.m., Riverbend School Library. For Softball Minor, Major, Junior and Senior divisions. Details: Jim, 789-7400.
English as a Second Language class, 6-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.
Finding Foundation Funding for Your Organization, 6-8 p.m., Downtown Public Library Conference Room. Class covers the use of Foundation Center grants and research materials and search techniques for finding funding information online. Space is limited. Details: 586-5267.
Student Performance - How Night Came to Brazil, 6:30 p.m., Auke Bay Gym. Auke Bay Elementary School fourth and fifth grade students will perform a Brazilian legend rewritten as a musical play. Community performance will be on Thursday. Details: 463-1775.
Juneau Natural Gas Forum, 7-9 p.m., Centennial Hall Hammond Room. Alaska Conservation Alliance is sponsoring a forum about Alaska's proposed natural gas pipeline project to discuss development options and how Alaskans can benefit most. Details: Paula, (907) 278-6423.
Little League Pre-Season Managers and Coaches meeting, 7:30 p.m., Riverbend School Library. For Baseball Minor, Major, Junior and Senior divisions. Attendance is mandatory. Details: Jim, 789-7400.
Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. Or they can be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is 5 p.m. the previous day for Tuesday-Friday papers, and noon Friday for Sunday's and Monday's edition.