Around Town

Posted: Monday, May 20, 2002

Today

Juneau Retired Teacher potluck, 4-8 p.m., Auke Bay Rec large north-end shelter. Bring dish - hamburgers and hot dogs provided. Details: Jim, 586-6115.

Assembly Lands Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly chambers.

Indian Studies Program Parent Board meeting, 5-6 p.m., district office conference room, 1801 Glacier Hwy. Public is welcome.

Introduction to Word 2000 class, part 6, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center. Free. Details: 586-5718.

ESL Classes, every Monday and Wednesday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Assembly Human Resources Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly chambers.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp No. 2 Founders Day celebration potluck, 6:30 p.m., ANB Hall. Details: Alberta, 364-2992.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Juneau Jazz and Classics presents Brahms and Beyond, 7:30 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Tickets at Hearthside, door or www.juneau.com/music.

Tuesday, May 21

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

Polaris House/Drop-in Center, 9-10 a.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau consumer-directed and operated program invites mental health consumers to daily clubhouse development meetings. Details: 780-6775.

ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon, Monday-Thursday, St. Vincent de Paul Smith Hall. Free. Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

GED Math Skills Workshop, Tuesday and Thursday, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided; all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 354-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

Juneau Jazz and Classics Brown Bag Concert with Kathryn Lucktenberg and Victor Steinhardt, noon, State Office Building atrium. Free.

School District Facilities Committee meeting, noon, Juneau School District central office board conference room, 1208 Glacier Ave. Details: 463-1750.

Juneau Rotary Club presents Maj. Matthew Maggino, executive officer for Third Battalion, Army National Guard, Alaska, noon, Baranof Treadwell Room. Details: Bill, 586-1670.

Seminar, "Variability of Pink Salmon Family Size Has Implications for Conservation and Management Models," by Hal Geiger Ph.D., noon, University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building Room 221, 11275 Glacier Hwy.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul. Free. Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

ESL Classes, every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 1-2:30 p.m., Even Start Family Learning Center, Gruening Park. Free. Details: 780-6706.

City and Borough of Juneau Manager Selection Committee meeting, 4 p.m., City Hall Room 224.

Juneau Docks and Harbors Finance Committee, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbor office.

"How to Start From Nowhere" internet and e-mail class, part 1, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Finance Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., hospital administration boardroom.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

American Red Cross Adult CPR class, 6-10 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr. Suite No. 203. Cost: $30. Details: 463-5713.

Breast Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., DIPAC conference room. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

Juneau Jazz and Classics workshops, 7-9 p.m., UAS Hendrickson Building. For musicians of all levels and ages. Tickets at www.juneau.com/music, 463-3378, Hearthside or door.

Wednesday, May 22

Yoga Club, Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m., UAS Student Activities Center. Details: Lily at jsllh6@uas.alaska.edu.

Polaris House/Drop-in Center, 9-10 a.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau consumer-directed and operated program invites mental health consumers to daily clubhouse development meetings. Details: 780-6775.

ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon, Monday-Thursday, St. Vincent de Paul Smith Hall. Free. Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Dixie, 789-0449.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Everyone welcome, quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

GED Writing Skills Workshop, Monday and Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

New Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Dr. Suite 106. Topic: Infant massage. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. They can also be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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