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Posted: Friday, May 11, 2007

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

Juneau World Forum: Latin America, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Baranof Hotel. Free. Sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council. Details: www.jwac.org.

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.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. every Friday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

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

Saturday, May 12

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

Mail food drive for the Southeast Alaska Food Bank, prior to mail delivery. Non-perishable food donations may be in or hung on mailboxes. There will also be food drop-off points at every post office, at Alaska USA Federal Credit Unions and at local grocery stores: Alaskan and Proud, Fred Meyer, Super Bear and Safeway. Details: 586-7744.

Juneau Rowing Club open house and rowing lesson, 8 a.m., Juneau Rowing Club floats at North end of Aurora Harbor, at the bottom of the ramp closest to the Juneau Yacht Club. Free. Details: Toy, 586-3388.

Spring migration bird walk, 8 a.m., Radcliffe Road entrance to the Mendenhall Wetlands. Sponsored by the Juneau Audubon Society. Details: Steve, 586-2597.

Discovery Southeast fourth annual wildlife cruise to Tracy Arm, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Seadrome Dock. Details: Jan, 463-1500.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Nugget Alaskan Outfitters Lena Loop 5K and Kids' Kilometer Fun Run, 9 a.m., Lena Beach. Details: Sandy, 789-1799.

Auke Bay Elementary School 11th annual pansy sale, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Auke Bay Elementary School parking lot. Details: Sue or Kim, 463-1775.

Juneau World Forum: Latin America, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Baranof Hotel. Free. Sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council. Details: www.jwac.org.

Juneau Appreciation Day celebration, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Mount Robert's Tramway. $6, children 2 and under free.

Mother's Day plant sale, 9 a.m.-noon, Safeway parking lot. Sponsored by the Juneau Master Gardeners. Details: Sandy, 364-2243.

"Living With Fibromyalgia" documentary film showing, 9:40 a.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building Education Classroom. Details: LeeAnn, 209-2691 or dicksonl57@gci.net.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Prenatal yoga class, 10:30 a.m.-noon every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

Board of Education retreat, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Schiable House.

Juneau Museum Day, noon-5 p.m., Alaska State Museum, Last Chance Mining Museum, Juneau-Douglas City Museum and St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church. In celebration of national Preservation Month. Shuttles available. Free. Details: 586-3572.

Oxfam Hunger Banquet, 5-6:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School commons. Sponsored by the Communities in Schools ethics and leadership class. Free. Donations accepted. Details: 321-5422.

Sons of Norway Scandinavian dinner, 5:30 p.m., Thane Ore House. Details: David, 789-2857.

"Sing All Ye Faithful" Alaska Youth Choir spring concert, 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. With guest performance by the Juneau-Douglas High School Choir. Tickets at Hearthside Books.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

Sunday, May 13

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

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Juneau Mother's Day women's bike ride and race, 10 a.m., Douglas end of the Douglas Bridge. Details: www.juneaufreewheelers.com.

Aurora Knights Annual Water Show, 10:30 a.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

• 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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