Around Town

Posted: Sunday, May 12, 2002

Today

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.

Dzantik'i Heeni 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, Fifth 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.

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

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.

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

Planned Giving Seminar, 3 p.m. (for professional advisors), 6:30 p.m. (for general public), Mourant Building, UAS. Reservations requested. Details: 465-2848.

Juneau World Affairs Council with Ambassador Edward Peck, 5:30 p.m., first floor Dimond Court Building.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

Juneau Small Business Development Center Seminar, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire 3rd floor conference room. Details: 463-3789.

Juneau Co-op Nursery School Annual Meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., Northern Light Fellowship Hall. Details: Mila, 463-3701.

United Pagan Alliance, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Details: Phyllis, 586-5848.

Wednesday, May 15

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

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.

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Valley Library. Details: Dixie, 789-0449.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Everyone welcome, quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

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.

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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