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Posted: Friday, May 04, 2007

Friday, May 4

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

Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary annual "Spring Strawberry Luncheon" and celebrity thrift store fashion show, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Salvation Army Corps, 439 Willoughby Ave. $10. Details: 586-2136.

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.

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.

"Aquaculture Development in the Central Pacific: Impacts From Pearl Market and Pearl Farm Economic Feasibility Studies" seminar by Dr. Quentin Fong, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building room 221. Details: 796-6441.

Pet loss support group, 5-6:30 p.m., call for location. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Ila, 957-6266.

Presentation on what it means to be a lost boy from Sudan by authors of "They Poured Fire on Us From the Sky," 6-7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan library. $10 suggested donation. Sponsored by Sandro and Sharon Lane. Details: Sharon, 209-9925.

Juneau Family Birth Center fundraising gala and silent auction, 6-9 p.m., Silverbow Back Room. $35. Hors D'oeuvres, desserts, silent auction and no host bar. Details: Rose, 586-1203.

Juneau Freewheelers Tee Harbor boat race, 6:30 p.m., Tee Harbor Fire Station. Details: www.juneaufreewheelers.com.

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

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.

Cinco de Mayo Festival, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall.

Saturday, May 5

Audubon spring migration bird walk, 8 a.m., Radcliffe Road entrance to the Mendenhall Wetlands. Details: Steve, 586-2597.

"Power of Change" workshop on taking charge of menopause, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Vocational Training and Resource Center, 3239 Hospital Drive. $59. Details: Deana, 957-2566.

Adopt-a-Stream program "Spring Stream Clean-up 2007," 9 a.m., Duck Creek Market. Sponsored by Juneau Watershed Partnership. Details: 789-3894.

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

Mendenhall Mud Puddle Meet, 9 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Auke Lake parking lot. Details: Glenn, 789-7279.

University of Alaska Southeast Turning the Tides Club beach clean up, 9 a.m., Auke Village Recreational Area. Details: Laura, 796-6517.

Bartlett Dads Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 Third St. For fathers and their children ages 0-3. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.

Litter Free 91st annual spring clean up, 9 a.m.-noon, Foodland, Alaskan and Proud, Douglas Fire Hall, Western Auto, Nugget Mall, Superbear, Duck Creek Market and Auke Bay Elementary School. With Juneau Watershed Partnership picnic at noon at Duck Creek Market, for all who clean up. Details: 789-3894.

AARP driver safety course, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 586-2493.

Blessing of the Fleet dedication of names, 10 a.m., Alaska Commercial Fishermen's Memorial in front of the Twisted Fish Restaurant. With community free brunch and reception to follow. Details: Tom, 586-4016.

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

Juneau Rotary food bank drive, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Alaskan and Proud market. Details: Shad, 209-0955.

One-stop registration for summer activities, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Sponsored by Community Schools. For families to register children for the many summer activities. Call to have your organization represented. Details: 523-1774.

Arts and crafts fair, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mendenhall Mall.

Juneau chess championship, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., KTOO conference room. Five-round tourney. No entry fee. United States Chess Federation membership required. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

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.

Boating safety fair, 1-5 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Details: Jim,723-9003 or Gerald, 723-8257.

Student music recital, 3 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Students of Mary DeSmet and Greg Burger will perform piano, voice, guitar, fiddle and mandolin pieces. Sponsored by Full Circle Music. Details: Mary or Greg, 789-3933.

Native arts and culture tour guide training workshop, 6-9 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Pre-registration required. Details: 586-3572.

Interactive discussion on the nature of stories by Jack Dalton, 7 p.m., downtown library. Free.

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.

University piano recital by students of Alexander Tutunov, 7:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Building Room 112. Details: Alison, 209-2631.

Sunday, May 6

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

Arts and crafts fair, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mendenhall Mall.

Juneau chess championship, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., KTOO conference room. Five-round tourney. No entry fee. United States Chess Federation membership required. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

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.

Widowed Person Service brunch, noon, Breakwater restaurant. Details: Sue, 586-6424.

Hershey's track and field event, 1-4:30 p.m., Adair-Kennedy Park. Registration 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Pre-registration through May 5 at Zach Gordon Youth Center. Details: 586-2635.

University of Alaska Southeast Commencement, 2 p.m., UAS Gamble-Sperl Recreation Center.

Student music recital, 3 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Students of Mary DeSmet and Greg Burger will perform piano, voice, guitar, fiddle and mandolin pieces. Sponsored by Full Circle Music. Details: Mary or Greg, 789-3933.



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