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Posted: Thursday, May 10, 2007

Today

Sound off on the important issues at

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Hangar Ballroom. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

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

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 2 p.m., Juneau International Airport Aurora Room. Details: Patty, 789-7821.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

"China Bear Rescue Centre - Much More Than a Sanctuary" presentation by Jill Robinson, 5:30 p.m., downtown library. Sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council. Details: Renee, 321-0782.

Veterans for Peace Chapter No. 100 monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: John, 586-4409.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Pregnancy and Infant Support Group, 6-7:30 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Cathryn, 463-6206.

English as a second language class, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday, The Learning Connection formerly the Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Childbirth preparation class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

Juneau Raptor Center Board meeting, 6:30, Downtown Library, small conference room. Details: Pat, 463-2609 or 586-6262.

"Lessons in Leadership, Innovation and Perseverance" presentation by David Stone, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall Ballroom 3. In celebration of national Preservation Month. $10 adults, $7 seniors/youth 18 and under. Details: 586-3572.

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

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Contra Dance, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gym, old Capital School gym. Use Sixth Street entrance. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. $3 donation. Details: Odette, 586-1787.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, May 11

7th Annual Classic, Custom and Antique Auto & Cycle Show, sponsored by the Juneau Dipstick Club. Details: 209-4118

Harborview Elementary School Fun Run, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Harborview Elementary School.

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

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

"Understanding Financial Statements" class, noon, intersection of Northern Lights Blvd. and new Seward Highway. Sponsored by Military Families Speak Out. Donations accepted. Details: www.mfso.org.

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

Downtown Neighborhood Association meeting, noon-1 p.m., downtown library large conference room. Details: Kim, 586-2113.

"Improving Your Financial Statements" class, noon-2 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. Sponsored by the Foraker Group. $65 nonpartner, $25 partner. Details: (907) 743-1200.

Gastineau Channel Senior Centers Advisory Council meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Understanding Financial Statements" class, 3-5 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. Sponsored by the Foraker Group. $65 nonpartner, $25 partner. Details: (907) 743-1200.

Juneau Freewheelers informal time trial, 6:30 p.m., False Outer Point. Details: www.juneaufreewheelers.com.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.



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