Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, April 24, 2001

Today

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 Raptor Center Eagle Release, 6 p.m.,, Mendenhall Wetlands Trailhead. The Raptor Center will release "Taz," a first-year bird found at the wetlands in late March, suffering from malnutrition. Details: 586-8393.

Juneau Singles Discussion Group, 7 p.m., Aldersgate Church. Details: 789-7870.

Little League Pre-Season Managers and Coaches meeting, 7 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School library. For Farm and Tee Ball Baseball and Softball. Details: Jim, 789-7400.

Child Care Licensing Orientation, 7 p.m., Education Early Development Office, 150 Third St. Details: Theresa, 465-5431.

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.

English as a Second Language class, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Vincent de Paul. Classes are Monday through Friday. Details: 790-4102.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Downtown library. Details: 586-5249.

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.

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 Elementary 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 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.

Bible Talk, 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Mall Conference Room. Conducted by Julie Raab and Marian Thorburn. Talks will be for all those who wish to learn more about the Bible. Non-denominational. Details: 789-3462.

Little League Pre-Season Managers and Coaches meeting, 7:30 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School library. For Baseball Minor, Major, Junior and Senior divisions. Attendance is mandatory. Details: Jim, 789-7400.

Thursday, April 26

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

Juneau Housing Trust public meeting, noon, Mendenhall Valley library. Meetings will describe Treadwell Prospect development project. Details: 463-1276.

Juneau Commission on Aging, 3:30 p.m, Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Ave. Details: Judy, 463-5184.

Kids Beading Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads. Details: Salty, 463-3220.

Introduction to Excel 2000 Part 4, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Trails Working Group meeting, 6-7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library. Review recommendations for commercial use of 19 area-wide trails. Details: 586-5226.

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