New parent support group, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. This week's topic is infant massage. Details: Ami, 586-1203.
Juneau Assembly Public Works and Facilities Committee meeting, noon, Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Juneau Assembly Finance Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Fisheries Development Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Continental Math League award ceremony for elementary students, 5:30 p.m., university student activity center. Details: 463-1700.
"Credit and Collections for Small Business," Juneau Small Business Development Center, 6-8 p.m., third floor Juneau Empire Building. Details: Jackie Stewart, 463-3789.
AARP's monthly meeting, Capital Transit Manager John Kern will discuss bus system improvements, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 12th Street and Egan Drive. Details: Joe, 463-2624.
Douglas Service Area Board, 7 p.m., Douglas library. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Thursday, May 17
Meeting and teleconference on salmon roe stripping, 9 a.m. to noon, Capitol building, Room 205. Information: 269-7501.
Juneau Assembly Committee of the Whole Work Session, noon, Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Salt Lake City Olympic Torch Committee, 1 p.m. City Hall Conference Room 224. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Wetlands Review Board, 5:15 p.m., City Hall Conference Room 224. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Housing First meeting, 6 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: 463-1276.
Public meeting sponsored by the Transportation Steering Committee, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Comment on the Draft Juneau Transportation Plan.
"Staying Negative in a Positive World: What Parents at the Millennium Need to Know about STDs," 7 p.m., JDHS Library. Presented by the medical staff of the Juneau Teen Health Center.
Friday, May 18
Spaghetti feed and dessert auction to benefit the Conner Corcoran Cancer Fund, 4:30-8 p.m., Chapel by the Lake fellowship hall. Details: Debbie, 789-3750.
Juneau Singles Garage Sale Pricing Party, 7 p.m., 8617 Marilyn Avenue. Details: 789-7870.
Saturday, May 19
Hike and Bike, 10 a.m., Twin Lakes. Sponsored by Juneau chapter of the American Diabetes Association. Details: Don, 463-8649.
Lena Loop Run and Kids 1K Fun Run, Kids Run at 9 a.m. and Adult 5K at 10 a.m., Lena Beach Picnic Area. Details: Nancy, 789-5119.
Kids Day Program, 11 a.m., Covered viewing area at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Naturalist Mary Beth Gagnon will introduce kids to the three species of bears in Alaska. Details: 789-6640.
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