Around town

Posted: Wednesday, May 17, 2000

Wednesday, May 17

Wednesday Breakfast Club, 8 a.m., Silverbow Back Room. The Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship meets to discuss local and global social issues. Call 586-3694.

Juneau Parks and Recreation Wednesday Adult Hike, call 586-5226 for destination, meeting time and trailhead location. Bring food and water, wear warm layers of clothes and rubber boots or waterproof hiking boots. No firearms or dogs.

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Support Group, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., AWARE Shelter. Crisis intervention, education, life skills and support.

``Introduction to Excel'' Computer Lab, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m. 586-5718. Free.

Alzheimers' Association Caregiver Support Group, 7 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive, Suite A. 586-6044.

``Learning to Live Well with Diabetes,'' presented by the Juneau Chapter of the American Diabetes Association, 7-9 p.m., Bartlett Hospital, Administration Building, Room 204. Take Off Pounds Sensibly, Call 789-3164.

Thursday, May 18

Life Ring, A Support Group For Women, 11-3 p.m., basement of the Cathedral of the Nativity at 5th and Gold. All women invited to learn new skills, interests and meet other women. Lunch provided. 364-2131.

All-Age Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas library.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administration building classroom. A class and support group for parents of babies from birth to 12 months. No need to register. Call Bartlett Beginnings, 586-8424.

Introduction to Word Computer Lab, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m. 586-5718. Free.

Introduction to the Internet, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Lab opens at 4 p.m. 586-5718. Free.

English Language and Citizenship Classes, 5:30-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. 586-2718.

Parents Anonymous Meeting, a safe place to talk with other parents, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Free dinner and childcare provided. 790-4102.

Parents of Children with Special Needs Meeting, a safe place to talk with other parents, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Free dinner and childcare provided. 790-4102.

``A Talk on Long Term Care,'' by Reuben Willis and hosted by AARP, 7 p.m., CBJ Assmembly Chambers. 586-2138.

Juneau Shooting Range Advisory Committee Meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Public Library.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Avenue. 463-3220.

Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 South Franklin Street. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Friday, May 19

All-age Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Parents of Children with Special Needs Meeting, a safe place to talk with other parents, 11-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. 586-8228. Free lunch and childcare provided. 790-4102.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce Lunch, noon, Juneau International Airport, Aurora Room. Guest speakers will be Jackie Stewart, Juneau Small Business Development Center, and Charles Christy, Alaska Technology Transfer Center.

Miniature Golf, 6-10 p.m., Glacier Valley Baptist Church.

T&H Community Council Bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. 463-5680.

Saturday, May 20

Parks and Recreation Saturday Hike, 8:30 a.m., meet at end of Wear warm clothes, waterproof hiking or rubber boots and bring food and water. No dogs or firearms.

Juneau Audubon Society Bird Walk, 8:30-10:30 a.m., meet at Eagle Beach picnic table area. Paul Suchanek will lead the walk.

Friends of Recycling Glass Crushing, 9-11 a.m., DOT lot at 7 mile of Glacier Highway.

Plant Sale, 9-noon, Douglas Community United Methodist Church, 1106 Third Street, Douglas.

Trail Mix Workday: Treadwell Mine Historic Trail, 9 a.m., Sandy Beach parking lot, bring lunch, gloves, water, call 790-6406.

Pacific Northwest Citizen Advocacy Panel To Improve IRS Service, 9-noon, Westmark Hotel, 127 North Franklin Street. Individual interested in addressing the panel, call 1-888-912-1227.

Miniature Golf, 10-10p.m., Glacier Valley Baptist Church.

``Live Your Life As A Spiritual Adventure Seminar,'' 10-9 p.m., Centennial Hall. $35 for two day seminar or $10 per session. 789-5781.

Free Step Aerobics Class, 4-5 p.m., Zach Gordon Center. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Health Promotion Dept. To sign up, call Andrea at 463-5846.

Alaska Native Brotherhood Camp No. 2 Bingo, 7:30 p.m., ANB Hall, 320 W. Willoughby Ave., Tuesdays and Saturdays

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