Around town

Posted: Tuesday, May 09, 2000

Tuesday, May 8

American Red Cross Bloodmobile, 9:30-3:30 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive, #203. Donors Needed. Call 465-5713 to arrange an appointment.

Breast Feeding Support Group, 11:30-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Call Colena 789-1670.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center, sponsored by Southeast Senior Services. Call Betty, 789-7236.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Guild, 1 p.m., hospital conference room.

English Language and Citizenship Classes, 4-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. GED preparation also available. Call 586-5718.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Planning Committee Meeting,, 5:15 p.m., administration boardroom.

``Introduction to Word'' Computer Lab, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m. 586-5718. Free.

Step Aerobics Class, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 96 Whittier. Every Tuesday and Wednesday. Free. Call Andrea, 463-5846.

Cancer Support Group, 7-9 p.m., SEARHC Board Room.

Alaska Native Brotherhood Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall.

Wednesday, May 10

Wednesday Breakfast Club, 8 a.m., Silverbow Back Room. The Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship meets to discuss local and global social issues. Call 586-3694.

Juneau Parks and Recreation Wednesday Adult Hike, call 586-5226 for destination, meeting time and trailhead location. Bring food and water, wear warm layers of clothes and rubber boots or waterproof hiking boots. No firearms or dogs.

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Support Group, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., AWARE Shelter. Crisis intervention, education, life skills and support.

Juneau Worlds Affair Council Presentation, 5:30, Dimond Court Building, second floor. Father Lockulu, a Catholic priest from the Democratic Republic of Congo, will present ``Congo en Direct.''

``Introduction to Excel'' Computer Lab, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m. 586-5718. Free.

Board of Education Police Committee, 5 p.m., district office.

Assembly Finance Committee Meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Gastineau Humane Society Board of Directors Meeting, 6 p.m., 7705 Glacier Highway.

Mendenhall Watershed Partnership Meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden Commons.

Assembly Committee Meeting, 7 p.m., or immediately following adjournment of the finance committee meeting, Assembly Chambers.

Alzheimers' Association Caregiver Support Group, 7 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive, Suite A. 586-6044.

Thursday, May 11

Bartlett Regional Hospital Joint Conference Committee Meeting, 7 a.m., Administration Boardroom.

Life Ring, A Support Group For Women, 11-3 p.m., basement of the Cathedral of the Nativity at 5th and Gold. All women invited to learn new skills, interests and meet other women. Lunch provided. 364-2131.

All-Age Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library.

JDHS Parent Discussion Group, noon, JDHS upper library. Head counselor, Frank Coenraad, will be the guest speaker.

Juneau Garden Club Potluck Picnic, 1 p.m., Auke Rec. Picnic Shelter. 789-2352.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administration building classroom. A class and support group for parents of babies from birth to 12 months. No need to register. Call Bartlett Beginnings, 586-8424.

Introduction to Word Computer Lab, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m. 586-5718. Free.

Community Meeting, 5 p.m., Tlingit and Haida Community Center, 3235 Hospital Drive. A buffet dinner will be served and door prizes awarded. Juneau delegates to Central Council will report on elections and major activities.

Juneau Docks and Harbors CIP Committee Meeting, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbormaster's Office.

English Language and Citizenship Classes, 5:30-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. 586-2718.

Parents Anonymous Meeting, a safe place to talk with other parents, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Free dinner and childcare provided. 790-4102.

Parents of Children with Special Needs Meeting, a safe place to talk with other parents, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Free dinner and childcare provided. 790-4102.

Asthma and Allergy Support Group, 6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital. Dr. Jackson of Seattle will discuss, ``The Importance of Controlling Nasal Allergy and Sinusitis for the Management of Asthma.''

Raincountry Flyfisher, 7 p.m., Twin Lakes. Fly-casting practice and contest.

JDHS Student Recognition Year End Ceremony, 7 p.m., UAS campus, Egan Library. Hosted by UAS and featuring guest speaker Rep. Hudson. 463-1900,

Class of 1960 Reunion Planning Committee, 7 p.m., Mendenhall library meeting room. 780-5433.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Avenue. 463-3220.

May Audubon Meeting: Alaska's Natural Wonders, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Bob Armstrong and Marge Hermans will present a slide show. 789-4260

Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 South Franklin Street. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Around Town is for nonprofit groups and all events listed are open to the public. Political fund raising and events restricted to club members will not be listed. Contact recovery groups directly for meeting times. Deadline is noon, two business days before publication. Fax items to 586-3028 or take them to 3100 Channel Drive.



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