Around Town

Posted: Monday, May 06, 2002

Today

Open house with Arthur Hart, 4 p.m., 20th Century Theater. Slide show and discussion at 5 p.m. Hart is assessing potential renovation of theater. Details: Judy, 780-6248 or Bob, 586-2187.

Introduction to Word class, Part 2, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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., classroom in Bartlett Regional Hospital's administration building. To register: 586-8424.

"Naikan and Substance Abuse" workshop, 6-9 p.m., Department of Health and Social Services conference room, first floor Department of Environmental Conservation building, 410 Willoughby across from ANB Hall. On-site registration at 5:30 p.m. Details: (800) 478-6279.

Potluck dinner with Arthur Hart, 7 p.m., Park Shore Condominiums Recreation Hall. Hart is assessing potential renovation of 20th Century Theater. Details: Judy, 780-6248 or Bob, 586-2187.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Monthly Meeting, 7 p.m., ANB Hall. Details: Alberta 364-2992.

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, May 7

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.

"Working With Challenging Children," 9 a.m.-4 p.m., DHSS conference room, first floor DEC building, 410 Willoughby across from ANB Hall. Onsite registration at 8:30 a.m. Details: (800) 478-6279.

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, 5th and Gold Streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 354-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

Juneau Rotary Club with Michael Lessmeier, noon, Baranof Treadwell Room. Michael Lessmeier is a member of the state Reapportionment Board from Southeast Alaska. Details: Bill, 586-1670.

Brown bag lunch with Arthur Hart, noon, Northern Lights Church. Hart is assessing potential renovation of Gross Alaska theater. Details: Judy, 780-6248 or Bob, 586-2187.

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.

Bartlett Hospital Guild, 1 p.m., Northern Lights Church. Final plans for art show and tea to be held May 18 at hospital. Details: Jeanette 586-2074.

Introduction to PowerPoint 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.

Assembly Committee of the Whole, public testimony on tourism plan, 5 p.m., Assenbly chambers.

American Cancer Society For Life Committee, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC Conference room.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee, 6 p.m., Room 224 of City Hall.

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

Juneau Small Business Development Center seminar, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire third floor conference room. Cost is $25. Details: 463-3789.

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.

SEARHC and CES-UAF Diabetes Support Group, 7 p.m., SEARHC WIC classroom, Salmon Creek. Details: Emma, 465-8746.

Juneau Alpine Club meeting, 7 p.m., JAC headquarters, 1136 Slim Williams Way near Skaters Cabin. Details: Larry Musarra, 586-0152.

Slide show on restoration projects with Arthur Hart, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Hart is assessing potential renovation of Gross Alaska theater. Details: Judy, 780-6248 or Bob, 586-2187.

Learning to live healthy with diabetes, 7-9 p.m., SEARHC WIC classroom. Details: 463-4092.

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities public workshop, 7-9 p.m., Centennial Hall. Discussion of reconstructing Egan Drive between Whittier and Main Streets. Details: 586-3141.

Gastineau Philatelic Society, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 364-3188.

Wednesday, May 8

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

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.

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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