Around Town

Posted: Monday, April 29, 2002

Today

How to Start from Nowhere Introduction to Internet and E-Mail Class, Part 7, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Wetlands Review Board meeting, 5:15 p.m., Marine View Building, fourth floor Conference Room 426.

ESL Classes, every Monday and Wednesday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Healthy Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., every Monday until May 13, classroom in Bartlett ReEgional Hospital's administration building. To register: 586-8424.

Juneau History and Culture Workshop: "Native Culture and Its Interpretation," 6-9 p.m., Juneau Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Fee: $26.25. Details: 586-3572.

American Red Cross Adult CPR class, 6-10 p.m., SE Alaska Chapter, 3200 Hospital Dr., No. 203. Fee is $30. To register: 463-5713.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Tuesday, April 30

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's (in the Mendenhall Mall). Details: Jim, 789-3074.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. TOPS is a nonprofit weight-loss support group. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon, Monday-Thursday, St. Vincent de Paul Smith Hall (behind Nugget Mall). Free. Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

GED Math Skills Workshop, Tuesday and Thursday, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 354-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

Juneau Rotary Club presents Coast Guard Rear Admiral Tom Barrett, noon, Baranof Treadwell Room. Details: Bill, 586-1670.

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

GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Free. Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

ESL Classes, every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 1-2:30 p.m., Even Start Family Learning Center, Gruening Park. Free. Details: 780-6706.

HIV testing offered by Shanti and Juneau Public Health, 3-5 p.m., Shanti, 222 Seward St. Suite 200, above Olivia's. Free and confidential.

Reception to meet candidates for Treadwell Arena Ice Rink manager position, 4:30-6 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: Parks and Recreation, 586-5226.

Introduction to PowerPoint class, Part 5, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group, 6 p.m., third floor of Empire building. Topic: "Psychological Limits of Alzheimer's Disease and Caregivers."

Juneau History and Culture Workshop: "Exploring Tlingit Art," 6-9 p.m., city museum, Fourth and Main streets. Fee: $26.25. Details: 586-3572.

Introduction to Synchronized Swimming class, 6:15-7:30 p.m., every Tuesday and Thursday until May 9, Augustus Brown swimming pool. Details: 586-5325.

United to End Racism Listening Project, 6:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Discussion and training session. Details: 790-2402.

Mendenhall Refuge Citizen Advisory Group, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Topics: Proposed study of toxins in the refuge, status of airport EIS. Public is invited.

Wednesday, May 1

Yoga Club, Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Student Activities Center. Details: Lily at jsllh6@uas.alaska.edu.

Law Day events, beginning at 8:30 a.m., Dimond Courthouse.

ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon, Monday-Thursday, St. Vincent de Paul Smith Hall (behind Nugget Mall). Free. Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Dixie, 789-0449.

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

GED Writing Skills Workshop, Monday and Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., downtown library.

New Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Dr. Suite 106. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Good Grief Walk, every Wednesday through August, noon-1 p.m., meet at HHCJ office, 3200 Hospital Dr. Suite 100 to walk Twin Lakes trail. Details: Jamie McLean or Mary Cook, 463-3113.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Louise, 586-1612.

GED prep courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Free. Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Juneau Chess Club, 4:30-8 p.m., downtown library. Sets provided, rules taught, beginners welcome. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

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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