Around Town

Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2002

Today

"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.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce Luncheon with Major Matthew Magsino, 11:45 a.m., Aspen Hotel. Lunch is $13.

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.

Juneau Singles Potluck, Dance and Game Night, 6 p.m., 3540 Tongass Blvd. Bring a potluck, beverage and your best dancing shoes. Details: 789-7870.

Bald Eagle Release, 7 p.m., Brotherhood Park. Community is invited.

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.

Two Trail Mix and Southeast Alaska Guidance Association Hikes, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Auke Nu Trail at 12.6 mile Glacier Highway, or Dan Moller Trail on Pioneer Avenue in Douglas.

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.

Gastineau Genealogical Society presents "The New Computer Programs of the FHL", 1 p.m., Church of the Latter Day Saints.

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.

Sunday, May 26

Juneau Jazz and Classics presents a capella group M-PACT, 8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside, door or www.juneau.com/music.

Monday, May 27

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.

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.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

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.

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

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.

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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