Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, April 27, 2004

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

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

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. All women are invited to learn new skills, discover interests and meet other women. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131 or Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Harbor Board Operations Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbor Office. Details: 586-5240.

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

MADD Drunk Driving Panel, 6:15-7:45 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Fourth and Gold downtown. Details: 463-2562.

Cribbage, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Free Internet Seminar sponsored by GCI, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: (907) 868-8588.

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., downtown public library. Rules taught if needed. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Wednesday, April 28

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

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

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

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Build It Now Committee meeting, 5 p.m. every Wednesday, Bill Ray Center upstairs conference room. For those interested in supporting the immediate construction of the new Valley High School. Details: Jeff, 586-6521.

Kucinich Delegates to the State Democratic Convention meeting, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library conference room. Details: Carol, 586-2410.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

"Israel's Security Barrier: Response to Terrorism or an Obstacle to Peace" sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council, 5:30 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. lecture, Dimond Courthouse, first floor. Details: 586-4004.

REACH, Inc. Board of Directors meeting, 6:30 p.m., 213 3rd St. Open to the public. Details: 586-8228.

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

• 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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