Around Town

Posted: Friday, May 10, 2002

Today

Juneau Freewheelers Tee Harbor Road Race, 6:30 p.m., Tee Harbor Fire Station. Details: John, 586-3641.

JDHS Spring Show, 7 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Tickets at the door.

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.

Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple.

Saturday, May 11

Yard/Basement Sale, 8 a.m.-noon, downstairs at Christ Lutheran Church. Fundraiser for the church's Youth Group. Details: 790-4267.

Auke Bay School Pansy Sale, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Auke Bay School.

Juneau Audubon Society Nature Walk, 9 a.m., parking lot at end of Radcliffe Rd. Details, Deborah, 789-4260.

Juneau Plant Sale, 9 a.m., Carr's parking lot. Sponsored by Juneau Garden Club, 4-H Tree Sale, Juneau Primrose Soc. Details: Sue, 789-0892.

Hike for Health, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Moraine Trail and Treadwell Historic Mine Trail in Douglas. Details: Betty, 789-2849.

Mendenhall Mud Puddle Meet, 9 a.m., UAS parking lot. Details: Glenn, 789-7279.

Litter Free Annual Cleanup Day, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Details: Laurie, 586-0216.

Parent to Parent Training, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Valley Library. Details: 586-6171.

American Red Cross

Bike Rodeo, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., K-Mart parking lot. Bring bike and helmet for bike inspections, helmet fitting, skills testing and rules of the road. Details: Karen, 465-8632.

ACS MS Spring 4-mile Walk 2002, 10 a.m., Brotherhood Bridge parking lot. Registration starts at 9 a.m. Details: 586-3540.

Alaskans for Life Inc. Rose Sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: Joan, 789-9858.

Elementary Extended Learning Project Fair, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School.

Mother's Day Victorian High Tea, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Pearson's Pond Luxury Inn and Adventure Spa. Reservations required. Details: 789-3772.

Polaris House, 1-2 p.m. NAMI Juneau consumer directed and operated program invites mental health consumers to weekly clubhouse development meetings. Details: 780-6775.

Open house on the Coast Guard cutter Midgett, based in Seattle, 1-4 p.m., suport dock.JDHS Spring Show, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Tickets at door.

Juneau Singles Beach Picnic BBQ, 5 p.m., Lena Point Beach, Mile 17. Bring something to BBQ and a potluck dish. Details: 789-2432.

MADD Fund Raiser, 7 p.m., Baranof Hotel. $15 tickets at Hearthside Books.

A Progressive Jewish Perspective on the Middle East, 7 p.m., UAS Library. Details: Ann, 780-6934.

Sunday, May 12

Opening reception for Tenacity: Sam Kimura Retrospective, 11 a.m., Alaska State Museum.

Dance the "Ice Worm Wiggle", 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: Jane, 586-3572.

Resurrection Lutheran Church Benefit Concert, 3 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church at 10th and Glacier. Proceeds will go to assist Afghanistan through Lutheran World Relief. Details: Lucy, 586-9449.

Monday, May 13

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., Downtown Library, and 11 a.m., Valley Library.

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 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.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

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.

Diabetes Senior Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Don, 586-2611.

ESL Classes, every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 1-2:30 p.m., Even Start Family Learning Center, Gruening Park. Free. Details: 780-6706.

ESL Classes, every Monday and Wednesday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau Youth Services Board of Directors Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Lakeside Classroom, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Open to public.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 70 Meeting, 6 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Details: Teddy, 586-3128.

DZ PTA Presents "Helping Youth Become Violent Resistant", 6:30 p.m., Dzantik'l Heeni Middle School Library. Details: Darlene, 586-4794.

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 14

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.

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.

Eaglecrest Ski Area Finance Committee, noon, TK McGuire's Restaurant. Details: Gary, 586-5284.

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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