AroundTown

Posted: Tuesday, May 10, 2005

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Quilting circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Assembly finance tax policy subcommittee, noon, City Hall Conference Room 224. Details: 586-5278.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Career Launch 4-5 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Open Lab 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Board of directors meeting, Southeast Alaska Independent Living, 5:45 p.m., SAIL office. Details: 586-4920.

Puppy kindergarten, 6-7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: 789-4232.

Native women's cancer support group, 7 p.m., small brown house next to ANB Hall. Details: 789-9818.

Juneau Home Educator's Association meeting, 7-9 p.m., Valley library, conference room. Details: 463-5161.

Juneau Chess Club meeting, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Details: 790-1934.

Wednesday, May 11

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5249.

Bird walk, noon, Rainbow Foods lobby. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon, Holy Trinity Church. Details: 789-8884.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Juneau fetal alcohol spectrum disorders community advisory group video showing, noon-1 p.m., Mendenhall Mall conference room, next to mall leasing office. Details: 463-5161.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; SMART Kids 4-5 p.m.; Digital Arts 5-6 p.m.; and Arts & Crafts 2:30-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Planning committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administration board room. Details: 796-8438.

Early pregnancy education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Narcotics Anonymous Step it Up Step Study, 6-7:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Children welcome.

Survivors of suicide loss support group, 6-7:30 p.m., St. Ann's Building. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care. Details: 789-1453.

"Starting Your Own Business" class, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire Building, third floor conference room. Presented by Juneau Small Business Development Center. Second night of two classes. Details: 463-3789.

Water walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

Harp circle practice, 6:30-8 p.m., 2416 Ka-See-Ann Drive. Details: 586-6237 or 364-2498.

Thursday, May 12

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

"Marketing: Influencing Your Customers to Support Your Mission" class, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., KTOO. Sponsored by The Foraker Group.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 364-2378.

School district/Juneau high school project team meeting, noon, Juneau Fire Hall. Details: 463-1700.

"Changes in Early Life History of the Snow Crab with Variation in Incubation Temperature," noon, Anderson Building, Room 221. The Juneau Center, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Seminar by Joel Webb. Details: 465-6441.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Computer Lab Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Marketing: Understanding Your Role as a Board Member" class, 3-5 p.m., KTOO. Sponsored by The Foraker Group.

West Douglas Development Working Group meeting, 4 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Conference Room. Details: 780-5866.

International Migratory Bird Day-youth stations, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Activity stations to help youth explore ways bird feed and how much they eat. Details: 465-5157.

Weekly Tlingit language gathering, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, SEARHC Juneau Administration Building, 1046 Salmon Creek Lane, second floor conference room. Public is invited. Details: 790-4990.

"Mind of meditation, mind of creativity" retreat, 7 p.m., Eagle Valley Center. Silent retreat continues through Sunday.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

International Migratory Bird Day Celebration, 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Event with photos and stories of Alaska's birds. Details: 465-5157.

• 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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