Around town

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Posted: Friday, May 19, 2000

Friday, May 19

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

Juneau-Douglas Track and Cross Country Teams Fund Raising Pasta Dinner, 7-9 p.m., JDHS commons. $6 for adults, $3 for 12 and under. Funds will support state travel for the two teams.

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

Saturday, May 20

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

Orienteering with Map and Compass, a workshop for adults and families sponsored by Discovery Southeast. 9-4 p.m., Sandy Beach. $20 for members, $25 for non-members. 463-1500 to reserve space.

Juneau-Gastineau Rotary Club's Customer Service Seminar, 9-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. $49 per person. 586-3540.

Parks and Recreation Saturday Hike, 9 a.m., meet at the west end of the airport runway on the end of Ratcliff Road, then car pool to the trail head. Hike from Sunny Point to the Airport Dike trail. Easy 3.5 mile tour. Wear warm clothes, rubber boots and bring food and water. No dogs or firearms.

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. Individuals interested in addressing the panel, call 1-888-912-1227.

Pony Rides, 10-1 p.m., Swampy Acres. Thunder Mountain 4-H Club fund raiser.

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.

Eagle vs. Raven Challenge Mid-way Potluck, 12:30-2 p.m., ANB Hall. Native dance groups will perform, native food contest and door prizes. Bring a dish to share with more than 350 Eagles and Ravens. 463-5850.

Gastineau Genealogical Society Meeting, 1 p.m., Family History Center, Church of the Latter Day Saints, 5100 Glacier Highway. Beginners welcome. A short talk on genealogy and medicine will be presented. 586-3695.

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.

Friends of El Puente Mission Mexican Fiesta Dinner, 6:30 p.m., St. Ann's Hall. All proceeds benefit the El Puente Mission in Mexico. $14 for one, $25 for two and $35 for families. Authentic Mexican food plus entertainment. 586-3925.

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

Sunday, May 21

NRA Sporting Rifle Match, sponsored by the Juneau Rifle and Pistol Club. Registration at 9 a.m., event begins at 10 a.m., Hank Harmon Rife Range, 6200 Montana Creek Road. 789-1717 for details.

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

Juneau Rotary Second Annual Heavy Equipment Day, 10-5 p.m., Grant's Plaza parking lot. $5 for three rides, $1 per ride for children under 5.

Running with the Pack 2000, sponsored by the Gastineau Humane Society. Humans and furry friends are welcome to join in a day of fun, prizes and activities. Bring your own dog or a shelter dog and choose to walk or run. Registration at noon, event begins at 1 p.m., Brotherhood Bridge. 789-0260 for details.

Thane Neighborhood Association Meeting and Potluck Dinner, 5:30 p.m., 4545 Thane Road. 586-9768.

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

Around Town is for nonprofit groups and all events listed are open to the public. Political fund raising and events restricted to club members will not be listed. Contact recovery groups directly for meeting times. Deadline is noon, two business days before publication. Fax items to 586-3028 or take them to 3100 Channel Drive.



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