Out & About

Posted: Sunday, May 18, 2008

Today: International Migratory Bird Day celebration, 8 a.m.-noon, Community Garden on Montana Creek Road. With bird-banding demonstration and other activities. Details: 586-8800 or Gwen, gbaluss@yahoo.com.

Today: Juneau Gold Miners' Posse Cowboy Action Shoot, 9 a.m. registration, Hank Harmon Rifle Range.

Today: Public trap shoot, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Gun Club.

Today: "Combining Annuals and Perennials In Your Garden" clinic, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free.

Monday: Parent and tot open skate, 2:15-3:45 p.m., Treadwell Arena. $4 adults, $3 youth, $2 skate rental. Details: 586-0410 or www.juneau.org/parksrec/icerink.

Tuesday: "Rainy Day Stars" planetarium program with Jason Ginter and volunteers, 6 p.m., every Tuesday, Marie Drake Planetarium. Only on days of poor weather. All welcome to see the stars and make them shine. Details: Jason, 586-6862, jason_ginter@jsd.k12.ak.us or mariedrakeplanetarium.org.

Wednesday: Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Sponsored by Parks and Recreation. Details: 586-0428.

Wednesday: Public trap shoot, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Gun Club.

Thursday: Cycle Alaska Jack & Jill time trial, 10 a.m., False Outer Point. Details: John, 586-3641.

Thursday: Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Details 790-6406.

Saturday: Sheep Creek bird walk, 8 a.m., Sheep Creek trail head. Long uphill walk. Lead by Beth Peluso and Patty Rose. Sponsored by the Juneau Audubon Society. Details: www.juneau-audubon-society.org.

Saturday: Keep the Pace walking club, 8:45 a.m. every Saturday, Nugget Mall entrance closest to JoAnn's. Pedometers, water and snacks are available for club members. Free membership. Details: Christy, 364-4457 or christy.wallace@searhc.org.

Saturday: Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Saturday: 18th annual Seacoast Relay, 9, 9:30 and 10 a.m., Lena Beach picnic area. Finishes at University of Alaska Southeast. Register by May 21. Details: Sherry, 321-8559 or sherry.tamone@alaska.edu.

Saturday: Grateful Dogs Sandy Beach broken glass cleanup, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Sandy Beach, Douglas. Bring a bucket and gloves if needed. Invite friends. Details: George, 586-3849.

Saturday: Juneau Jazz and Classics Community Day on Campus, 10 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast. Free. Noyes Pavilion concert 10 .am.-12:15 p.m., Mourant Courtyard concert 12:30-2 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall concerts at 2 p.m.

• Out & About is a listing of recreational activities. To have your group included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. They can also be faxed to (907) 586-3028 or e-mailed to nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline for publication is noon Thursday.



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