Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, May 07, 2002

Today

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., 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, Valley Library. Details: Dixie, 789-0449.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Everyone welcome, quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

GED Writing Skills Workshop, Monday and Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.

New Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Dr. Suite 106. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Louise, 586-1612.

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.

Introduction to Word class, Part 3, 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.

Juneau Chess Club, 4:30-8 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Sets provided, rules taught. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

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

American Red Cross Adult CPR class, 6-10 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr. No. 203. Cost: $30. Details: 463-5713.

NAEYC-SEA, 7-9 p.m., Juneau Jobs Center. Informative workshop on providing quality childcare in own home. Details: Sheila, 789-1235.

Slide show on art deco building sponsored by local architects with Arthur Hart, 7 p.m., Silverbow. Hart is assessing potential renovation of Gross Alaska theater. Details: Judy, 780-6248 or Bob, 586-2187.

Thursday, May 9

13th Annual Community Education Award Breakfast, 7 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Joyce 463-1717.

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.

Library Story Time, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Admin. Building Classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

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.

Children's Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St.. Details: 463-3220.

Introduction to PowerPoint 2000 class, Part 8, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4:30 p.m. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Continental Math League Award Ceremony, 6-8:15 p.m., UAS Egan Library. The culmination of a year long math competition for students in the elementary grades.

Introduction to Synchronized Swimming class, 6:15-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown swimming pool. Last class. Details: 586-5325.

Childbirth Preparation class, 6:15-8:45 p.m., classroom at Bartlett Hospital administration building. Details: 586-8424.

Dzantik'i Heeni Cedar House drama performance, 7 p.m., DZ commons.

Raincountry Flyfishers Annual Fly-casting Extravaganza, 7-9 p.m., Twin Lakes. Details: Roger, 465-4311.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Bring your own project, free of charge. Details: 463-3220.

Thursday Night Contras, 7:30 p.m., Capital School Gym. Last dance of the season, tickets at the door.

"Lost in Kubla Khan" by Merry Ellefson, 8 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Tickets at Hearthside, door or box office, 364-2421 ext. 35. Runs until May 19.

Theatre in the Rough presents "The Trojan Women," 8 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Tickets and Hearthside and the door.

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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