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Posted: Friday, May 18, 2007

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"Making the Business Case for Green Building Development" seminar by Jerry Yudelson, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Hosted by the U.S. Coast Guard Civil Engineering Unit. Details: Michael, 463-2421.

Tours of the USS Bunker Hill guided missile cruiser, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Coast Guard Dock. Details: www.bunker-hill.navy.mil.

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

Board of Education special meeting, noon, Juneau School District Office conference room.

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

Low Vision Support Group meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: SAIL, 586-4920.

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.

Pet loss support group, 5-6:30 p.m., call for location. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Ila, 957-6266.

Birth Arts Doula workshop, 5-10 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. $350. Pre-registration required. Details: Shayna, 321-4121 or Rose, 586-1203.

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.

Julie & Jazz, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Zephyr Restaurant. With Julie Cozzi, Tom Locher and David Sheakley. Details: 780-2221.

Juneau Jazz and Classics Too Slim & the Taildraggers opening night,8 p.m., ANB Hall. Tickets at Hearthside Books or at the door.

Saturday, May 19

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

Juneau Freewheelers Eaglecrest Road race, 9 a.m., Douglas Bridge. Details: www.juneaufreewheelers.com.

May Mud and Mountain Run, 9 a.m., Fish Creek Bridge. Details: Dave, 586-1363.

Broken glass clean-up, 9 a.m.-noon, Sandy Beach parking lot. Sponsored by the Grateful Dogs of Juneau. Details: 586-3849.

Tours of the USS Bunker Hill guided missile cruiser, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Coast Guard Dock. Details: www.bunker-hill.navy.mil.

"Strengthening Families Through Adoption" presentation, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., OCS conference room, 3025 Clinton Drive. Sponsored by the Alaska Center for Resource Families. Details: Michelle, (800) 478-7307.

Birth Arts Doula workshop, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. $350. Pre-registration required. Details: Shayna, 321-4121 or Rose,586-1203.

Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics, 10 a.m., Brotherhood Bridge.

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

Kids on the Move child safety seat inspections, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., State Farm Insurance, 720 W. Willoughby Ave. Free. Details: www.chop.edu/carseat.

"Hands-On Preservation at the House of Wickersham" presentation by Doug Gasek, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., House of Wickersham. In celebration of national Preservation Month. Pre-registration required. Details:586-3572.

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.

Saturday kids program at the glacier, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 4-7. Details: 789-6640.

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

Solo piano and chamber music recital, 7 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Free. Details: Mary, 789-2601.

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

English Country Fancy Dance, 7:30 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Center, Fifth and Harris streets. $8. Details: Odette, 586-1787.

"Tlingit Hymn Singspirational," 7:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: 586-3131.

Sunday, May 20

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

Birth Arts Doula workshop, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. $350. Pre-registration required. Details: Shayna, 321-4121 or Rose,586-1203.

Knight's of Columbus Bishop Kenny Council Brunch, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Paul's Catholic Church. $10 for a family; $4 for individual.

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.

SAIL/ORCA Wildlife cruise, 2-5 p.m., Allen Marine Terminal, next to the Alaska State Ferry Terminal. $35. Food and beverages provided. Details: Katy or Cheryl, 586-0104 or 586-4920.

Meet and greet for screen writer Stewart Stern, 3 p.m., valley library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

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.

Monday, May 21

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details:463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen,463-6175.



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