Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, May 22, 2002

Today

Juneau Chess Club, 4:30-8 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Introduction to Word 2000 class, part 7, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

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

Childcare Licensing Orientation meeting, 7 p.m., 150 3rd Street. Details: 465-4756.

Juneau Jazz and Classics presents Classical Guitarist Sharon Isbin, 7:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside, door or www.juneau.com/music.

Thursday, May 23

Juneau Alpine Club Mt. Roberts Moonlight Hike with ice ax and crampons. Details: Bill Forrest, 321-3144.

Workshop, "Trouble Free Financial System" with Kay Sohl, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Spruce Village Inn. Free, open to all nonprofit groups. To register: (907) 276-1917 or e-mail Toni Carlo, tcarlo@akcf.org.

Polaris House/Drop-in Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau consumer-directed and operated program invites mental health consumers to ongoing clubhouse development meetings. Details: 780-6775.

Immigration lawyers answer immigration questions, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul Smith Hall. Confidential and free. Details: Joyanne, 789-4622.

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.

Juneau Jazz and Classics Brown Bag Concert with Victor Steinhardt, Liesel Fedkenheuer and Miah Lim, noon, State Office Building atrium. Free.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

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.

"Body Mechanics and Preventing Back Injury" with Danae Hays, physical therapist, 3-5 p.m., Wildflower Court classroom. Free continuing education for certified nursing assistants. To register: 796-8422.

Tax Depreciation Schedule Task Force meeting, 4 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Room of the Empire Building.

Children's Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Make a gift for your teacher. Details: 463-3220.

How to Start From Nowhere Internet and E-mail class, part 2, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Dzantik'i Heeni Spruce House and ninth-period Hemlock House drama performance, 7 p.m., DZ commons.

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

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Bring your own project, free of charge. Details: 463-3220.

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

Friday, May 24

Polaris House/Drop-in Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau consumer-directed and operated program invites mental health consumers to ongoing clubhouse development meetings. Details: 780-6775.

Immigration lawyers answer immigration questions, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul Smith Hall. Confidential and free. Details: Joyanne, 789-4622.

Theater Organ Concert, noon, State Office Building.

Juneau Jazz and Classics Brown Bag Concert with Kathryn Lucktenberg, Steven Pologe, Jeffrey Agrell and Shari Rhoads, noon, Nugget Mall. Free.

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

Southeast Alaska Friends of Montessori Spaghetti Dinner and Dessert Sale, 5:30 and 7 p.m. seatings, Elks Hall.

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 International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple.

Juneau Jazz and Classics presents mezzo soprano Lisa Fedkenheuer, 8 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Tickets at Hearthside, door or www.juneau.com/music.

Saturday, May 25

Jazz and Classics on Campus Day, UAS Auke Lake Campus. Free lectures, workshops, demonstrations and concerts.

Juneau Alpine Club kayak trip around Douglas Island, will return May 27. Details: Larry Musarra, 586-0152.

Juneau Audubon Society Mendenhall Moraine nature walk, 7:30 a.m., parking lot near trail at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

False Outer Point Duathalon, 9 a.m. Details: Reed, 463-3223.

Serving Safe Food class, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Cooperative Extension Service-UAF, 3032 Vintage Blvd., Suite 104. Fee: $8 book required for class. Details: 465-8749.

Forest Service Kids Day Program, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Forest Service Naturalist will present "Beavers and Friends." Details: 789-6640.

Juneau Jazz and Classics presents the Bob Mintzer Quartet, 8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside, door or www.juneau.com/music.

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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