Community Task Force on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, 3:30 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 5597 Aisek. Community and social service providers welcome to attend. Details: Marla, 780-3026.
Lands Committee meeting, 5 p.m., City Hall conference room #224. Details: 586-5278.
Introduction to Word 2000 Part 13, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.
Juneau Ice Field as a Global Warming Indicator, 6 p.m., reception at 5:30 p.m., Dimond Courthouse. Featuring Dr. Maynard Miller.
Human Resources Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: 586-5278.
English as a Second Language class, 6-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. All levels welcome. Details: 586-5718.
Class of 1981 Reunion Planning meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Invite fellow 1981 classmates to join.
Juneau Assembly meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: 586-5278.
Prose Reading and Story Telling, 7 p.m., Silverbow Back Room. Features Grace Elliot and her three sisters. $5 for adults, $3 for children. Details: 586-2787.
Adult Beading Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: Salty, 463-3220.
Tuesday, May 8
English as a Second Language class, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Vincent de Paul. Classes are Monday through Friday. Details: 790-4102.
Life Ring Support Group for Women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. All women are invited to attend to learn new skills, interests and meet other women. Lunch is provided. Details: 586-1513.
School District Facilities Committee meeting, noon, School District Central Office, 1208 Glacier Ave, Board Conference Room. Details: 463-1750.
Adult Education classes, 12:30-2:30 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul. Study for your GED or increase your basic skills. Classes are Monday through Friday. Details: 790-4102.
Juneau Docks and Harbors Operations Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbor Office. Details: 586-5278.
Housing First Inc., Loan Program Class, 5 p.m., Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood. Details: 463-1276.
Building Code Advisory Commission meeting, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Fire Hall. Details: 586-5278.
Joint Chief's meeting, 5:30 p.m., Hagevig Training Center. Details: 586-5278.
Juneau Chess Club meeting, rules taught and opponents available, 5:30-7 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Brian, 790-1934.
Bereavement Support Group, 6:30-8 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, 3200 Hospital Drive, Suite 100. For women who have experienced the loss of a baby during pregnancy or early infancy. Group meets for four Tuesdays. Pre-registration is necessary. Details: Wendy, 789-8833.
Planning Commission, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is 5 p.m. the previous day for Tuesday-Friday papers, and noon Friday for Sunday's and Monday's edition.