Around town

Posted: Tuesday, May 02, 2000

Tuesday, May 2

American Red Cross Bloodmobile, 9:30-3:30 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive, #203. Donors Needed. Call 465-5713 to arrange an appointment.

Breast Feeding Support Group, 11:30-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Call Colena 789-1670.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center, sponsored by Southeast Senior Services. Call Betty, 789-7236.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Guild, 1 p.m., hospital conference room.

English Language and Citizenship Classes, 4-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. GED preparation also available. Call 586-5718.

``Introduction to Word'' Computer Lab, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m. 586-5718. Free.

Juneau's Women's Council Meeting, 5:15 p.m., valley library conference room.

Juneau Housing Trust Board Meeting, 5:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 325 Gold Street. The public is invited to learn more about this non-profit affordable housing agency. 364-3673.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee Meeting, 6 p.m., assembly chambers.

Step Aerobics Class, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 96 Whittier. Every Tuesday and Wednesday. Free. Call Andrea, 463-5846.

Elementary Choral Music Festival, 6:30 p.m., JDHS.

``Native Culture and Its Interpretation,'' lecture by Richard and Nora Dauenhauer, 7-10 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum.

Experimental Aircraft Association Meeting, 7 p.m., Juneau International Airport, Loken Hangar. Everyone welcome.

Alaska Native Brotherhood Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall.

Wednesday, May 3

Wednesday Breakfast Club, 8 a.m., Silverbow Back Room. The Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship meets to discuss local and global social issues. Call 586-3694.

Juneau Parks and Recreation Wednesday Adult Hike, call 586-5226 for destination, meeting time and trailhead location. Bring food and water, wear warm layers of clothes and rubber boots or waterproof hiking boots. No firearms or dogs.

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Support Group, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., AWARE Shelter. Crisis intervention, education, life skills and support.

``Introduction to Word'' Computer Lab, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m. 586-5718. Free.

``Good Evening Vietnam,'' presented by Trang Duong, 6 p.m., Dimond Court Building, second floor. Sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council and the Alaska Humanities Forum.

``Keeping The World's Seabirds Off The Hook: Efforts To Save The Albatross,'' presented by John Cooper. 7 p.m., National Marine Fisheries Service Auke Bay Laboratory, main conference room. 586-7032.

Thursday, May 4

Bartlett Regional Hospital Joint Conference Committee Meeting, 7 a.m., administration boardroom.

Retired Public Employees Association Meeting, 10-12:30 p.m., Valley Senior Center, located next to St. Paul's Catholic Church. Mike Wiggins from AETNA's Seattle office will be the guest speaker.

Life Ring, A Support Group For Women, 11-3 p.m., basement of the Cathedral of the Nativity at 5th and Gold. All women invited to learn new skills, interests and meet other women. Lunch provided. 364-2131.

All-Age Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library.

Juneau Observance of the National Day of Prayer, noon-1 p.m., Alaska State Capitol. 780-4434 for details.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administration building classroom. A class and support group for parents of babies from birth to 12 months. No need to register. Call Bartlett Beginnings, 586-8424.

Juneau Garden Club Meeting, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. 789-2352.

Introduction to Word Computer Lab, 5 -7p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m. 586-5718. Free.

English Language and Citizenship Classes, 5:30-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Literacy. 586-2718.

Alaska Gardening Conference Opening Reception, 7 p.m., Glacier Gardens Rainforest. Sponsored by the Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners and the University of Alaska Cooperative Extension Service. 465-5749 for details.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Avenue. 463-3220.

``Why Race?'' presented by Juneau Sailing Club, 7:30 p.m., Breakwater Inn, Harbor Room. All sailors, crews and anyone interested in sailing are invited. 586-5856.

Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 South Franklin Street. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Around Town is for nonprofit groups and all events listed are open to the public. Political fund raising and events restricted to club members will not be listed. Contact recovery groups directly for meeting times. Deadline is noon, two business days before publication. Fax items to 586-3028 or take them to 3100 Channel Drive.



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