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Posted: Friday, April 27, 2007

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Southeast Music Festival, 8 a.m.-10 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Sponsored by Juneau-Douglas High School. $5 for evening concerts beginning at 6 p.m. Details: Ken, 523-1653.

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

Creative Ticket Schools of Distinction Award ceremony for Glacier Valley Elementary School, 10:30 a.m., Glacier Valley Elementary School.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

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

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence annual luncheon meeting, noon-2 p.m., Baranof Hotel, Treadwell Room. Details: Barbara, 463-3755.

"Smart Staffing" presentation, 1-5 p.m., Juneau Empire Building, third floor conference room. Sponsored by Juneau Small Business Development Center. Details: 463-3789.

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, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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

Juneau Freewheelers informal time trial, 6:30 p.m., False Outer Point parking lot. Details: Doug, 463-3095.

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

"Caterpillar Soup" performance by Lyena Strelkoff, 7 p.m., The Canvas, 223 Seward St. $10 at Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council or at the door. Details: SAIL, 586-4920.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

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

Teen poetry night, 7-9 p.m., valley library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Saturday, April 28

Southeast Music Festival, 8 a.m.-10 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Sponsored by JDHS. Details: Ken, 523-1653.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Herbert River Trail Hospice 10K run, 10 a.m., Herbert River trailhead. Details: Lori or Tony, 463-3987.

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

Family child care open house, 10 a.m.-noon, Juneau Empire Building, Association for the Education of Young Children - Southeast Alaska. For anyone interested in starting a family child care business. Details: 789-1235.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Prenatal yoga class, 10:30 a.m.-noon every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

Lecture/demonstration on energy healing for vitality, 11 a.m., Alaska Holistic Family Medicine, 119 Seward St., #17. Free. Details: Maureen, 523-9355.

Scandinavian research workshop, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Family History Center, 5100 Glacier Highway. Bring family names, dates and places. Separate stations for Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Free. Details: Heidi, 789-5931.

Silent auction fundraiser for the Nylan family and Project Playground, noon-5 p.m., Jaded Lounge, Zen Restaurant. Details: Heather, 635-9696.

Guided historical Treadwell area walk by naturalist Marylou King, 1-3 p.m., Sandy Beach log cabin. Refreshments provided. Sponsored by the Gastineau Channel Historical Society.

Hispanic Children's Day celebration, 2-8 p.m., Tlingit and Haida Reunion Space, Hospital Drive. Sponsored by the Juneau Hispanic Association. Kids free, adults $10. Details: Dolores, 523-5995.

Friends of the National Rifle Association fundraising banquet, 5:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Featuring live auction, silent auction and 7 p.m. dinner. $40 individual, $75 couple, $50 at the door. Details: Kathy, 790-4957.

Juneau Jumpers annual spring show, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. $5 adults, $3 students, $10 family. Details: Lynn, 789-5060.

Opera to Go! benefit concert for Cancer Connection, 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Tickets $15 adults, $10 students and seniors, $5 kids, $35 family available at Hearthside Books and Foxfire downtown.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

New England barn dance, 7:30 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. $8 public, $7 members of Alaska Folk Festival or Juneau International Folk Dancers, $5 seniors and students. Details: David, 321-3109.

Sunday, April 29

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

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.

Acrylic painting class taught by Kris Reeves of Haines, 1-3 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. $32. Details: Carrie, 523-1774.

Glory Hole "Empty Bowls" soup and bread fundraiser, 5-7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: 586-4159.

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. Details: 790-4567.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 6-8 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

Tongass Alaska Girl Scout Council swim party and early registration, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. For girls ages 5-17. Swim free with $10 registration. Parents invited to swim. Details: Melanie, 209-9424.

Monday, April 30

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

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

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.

• 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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