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Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, May 02, 2001

Today

Household Recycling, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Capital Disposal, Tonsgard Court in Lemon Creek. For glass, aluminum, tin, cardboard and newspaper. Attendance is mandatory. Details: 586-5274.

Introduction to Word 2000 Part 12, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau World Affairs Council's Speaker, Yossi Amrani, 6 p.m., Centennial Hall. Yossi Amrani, Israeli Consul General to the West Coast will speak. A reception with precede the talk at 5:30 p.m. Details: Susan, 463-6421.

English as a Second Language class, 6-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Bible Talk, 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Mall conference room. Conducted by Julie Raab and Marian Thorburn. Talks will be for all those who wish to learn more about the Bible. Non-denominational. Details: 789-3462.

Thursday, May 3

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 364-2378.

National Day of Prayer, noon, Capitol steps. Details: Pat Stringer, 780-4434.

Ryan White Consortium meeting, noon-1 p.m., Alaskan Aids Assistance Association, 318 Fourth St. New members are welcome. Details: 586-6089.

Juneau Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Business and convention preparation. Details: Sue, 789-0892.

Kids Beading Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads. Details: Salty, 463-3220.

Introduction to Excel 2000 Part 6, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Asthma and Allergy Support Group, 6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Board Room. Dr. Charles Jackson will present "Severe Asthma: Update on Risk Factors and Optimal Management." Details: Cathy/Tom, 789-7936 or Judy, 789-0317.

Parents for a Safe Graduation 2001, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. For all parents of JDHS Seniors for planning the Celebrate Safely Graduation Party. Details: Shelley, 586-9532.

Juneau Sailing Club meeting, 7:30 p.m., Graham Room, Juneau Yacht Club. Business meeting to vote on the proposed merger with the Juneau Yacht Club, and a presentation by Chris Stockard on the Southern Straits race. Open to anyone interested in sailing. Details: Damon, 790-4564.

Friday, May 4

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

Alaska Independent Blind Seminar, 1-4 p.m., Centennial Hall, Hickel Room. Seminar will cover topics including diabetes, Social Security concerns and adaptive computer equipment. Details: 1-800-478-9998.

Juneau Jumpers End-of-the-Year-Show, 7 p.m., Glacier Valley gymnasium. Details: 789-7485.

Saturday, May 5

Juneau Alpine Club Mt. Jumbo (Mt. Bradley) Climb. The round-trip is approximately 6 miles and is expected to take about 4 hours. Details: Dave, 586-6672 or 465-5552.

Household Recycling, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Capital Disposal, Tonsgard Court in Lemon Creek. For glass, aluminum, tin, cardboard and newspaper. Attendance is mandatory. Details: 586-5274.

Berners Bay Cruises with birders from the Juneau Audubon Society, 8:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Tickets at Hearthside Books. Details: Judy, 789-9544.

Blessing of the Fleet and Dedication of Names, 10 a.m., Alaska Fishermen's Memorial. Blessing will be broadcast on VHF channel 10. Details: Bruce, 463-5566 or Bob, 586-5230.

KTOO-FM Spring Radio Auction, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Live on KTOO-FM. Featuring over 160 items. Details: 586-1670.

Kindergarten Registration, noon-3 p.m., Big Kmart entrance. Parents are encouraged to bring a copy of their child's birth certificate, immunization records and social security number. Details: Susan, 463-1700, ext. 218.

Juneau Singles Cinco de Mayo Celebration, social hour 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., Mi Casa, 9200 Glacier Highway. Details: 780-2525.

Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. Or they can be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is 5 p.m. the previous day for Tuesday-Friday papers, and noon Friday for Sunday's and Monday's edition.



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