Around Town

Posted: Monday, May 01, 2006

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

Rally in support of undocumented U.S. working immigrants, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., in front of the Capitol Building. Wear white clothes or white ribbons. Details: Blanca, 796-7248.

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

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

"Best Statistics for Best Science" presentation by Montana State University Professor of Biology Dan Goodman, noon-1 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

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.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

English as a Second Language class, 5-7 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Administration Building classroom. Sponsored by SERRC. Details: Joan, 586-6806.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2 meeting, 6 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Guest speaker Marianne Mills, from Catholic Community Services.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

A.B.A.T.E. (Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education) membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Ken, 723-4450.

Planetarium volunteer training workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Early pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Details: 586-1203.

Prenatal parenting class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free Class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

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

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

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 70 meeting, 7 p.m., SEARHC executive offices, conference room. Details: 790-2966.

Juneau Astronomy Club telescope viewing/workshop, 7-8 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New members welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Tuesday, April 2

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

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

"Let's Make a Deal: Information, Probability, and Wagers" presentation by Montana State University Professor of Biology Dan Goodman, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

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

Women's Network for Entrepreneurial Training (WNET), noon-1 p.m., downtown library. Sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration and Juneau Small Business Development Center. Details: Amy, 586-8714.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Career Launch 4-5 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Open Lab 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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

Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5226.

Childbirth education class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Featuring the Bradley technique. Leader is Kaye Kanne. Free class. Details: 586-1203.

Juneau history workshop, 6-9 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. $27.33. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Details: 586-3572.

English as a Second Language class, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Sponsored by SERRC. Details: Rosa, 586-5718.

Planetarium show on Constellations of the Zodiac, 7-7:30 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Free. Details: 586-3034.

Family Caregiver Support Group meeting, 7-8 p.m., The Bridge Adult Day Center, 1803 Glacier Highway. Details: Julie, 463-6177.

Wednesday, April 3

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Ceramics class, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

Native Issues Forum, 11:45 a.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall, 320 W. Willoughby. Featured speakers include Sen. Albert Kookesh and Rep. Woodie Salmon. Details: 463-7105.

"Betting on Statistical Inference: A Reality Check for Statistics" presentation by Montana State University Professor of Biology Dan Goodman, noon-1 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Head Injury Group meeting, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau Job Center Glacierview conference room, 10002 Glacier Highway. Details: Margie, 465-3199.

Mothers Against Drunk Driving organizational meeting to establish a new Juneau chapter, 6 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall, room 112. Details: Paul, 789-4665.

"Parenting Your Three to Six-year-old" class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6:30 p.m., Moose Lodge. Guests welcome. Details: 364-3113.

Tongass Alaska Girl Scout Adult Volunteers meeting, 6:30 p.m., Council Service Center, 316 W. 11th St. Monthly information meeting for current and interested volunteers. Details: Sheila, 790-3313.

Planetarium show on Constellations of the Zodiac, 7-8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Free. Details: 586-3034.

• 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 586-9097 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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