Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, April 23, 2003

Today

Free Immigration Consultations, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Details: 789-4622.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Downtown Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

JDHS Student Recognition for April, noon, JDHS library. Presenter will be Kim Kiefer. Details: 523-1588.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, noon-1 p.m., every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Amy or John, 586-4409.

Foster Care Orientation, noon-2 p.m., Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, 3032 Vintage Blvd. No 102. Details: 465-3740 or 790-4246.

"Infant Massage with Sonia Bradley, LMP" presented by the Juneau Family Birth Center, 1:30-3 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Details: 586-1203.

"Lawyers of the Lost Ark: international law of stolen and lost cultural properties" by Dr. James A. R. Nafziger, 5:30 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. lecture, Dimond Courthouse. Presented by the Juneau World Affairs Council.

English as a Second Language Class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

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

Juneau Long Range Waterfront Plan meeting, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aspen Hotel. Details: 586-2994.

Bald eagle release by Juneau Raptor Center, 7 p.m., Brotherhood Park. Details: 465-8791.

Public meeting on Draft Environmental Impact Statement for motor vessels using Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall, Egan Room. Details: (907) 257-2651.

Thursday, April 24

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

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 170 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Free Immigration Consultations, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Details: 789-4622.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

Sparkling cider "Sip-In," sponsored by NAEYC-SEA, MADD, Youth in Action, and NCADD, noon, Capital steps. Awareness of the high cost of alcohol abuse on the lives of young children. Free sparkling cider. Details: Joy, 789-1235.

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

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

Glory Hole's Open House, 4:30-5:30 p.m., The Glory Hole, 247 S Franklin St. Hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Juneau Douglas Housing, Inc. and Juneau Alliance for Mental Health, Inc. regular board meetings, 5:15-7 p.m., Green House, 225 Front St., Suite 205.

"The Impact of 9/11 on Foreign Nationals" by Robin Bronen, 5:30 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. lecture, Dimond Courthouse. Presented by the Juneau World Affairs Council.

The Juneau Golf Club's Annual Meeting, 6 p.m. social hour, 7 p.m. dinner, the meeting follows, Elks Lodge downtown.

"Tales of Old Juneau" presented by Linda Daniel, 6-9 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Pre-registration is required and there is a workshop fee. Details: 586-3572.

Juneau Long Range Waterfront Plan meeting, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: 586-2994.

Separation, Divorce and Blended Families seminar, 7 p.m., Glacier Valley Baptist Church. Details: 789-2299 or 789-7348.

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly fly tying demonstration meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library. Warren Van Sickle will be tying a shrimp pattern for steelhead. Materials will be provided. Details: Tony, 789-9158, or Steve, 790-2206.

Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Details: James, 790-6406.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Friday, April 25

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

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

The National Academies' special town meeting on marine research funds, 7-9 p.m., Travel Lodge, 9200 Glacier Hwy.

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7-10 p.m., 170 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

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 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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