Around Town

Posted: Sunday, May 26, 2002

Today

Juneau Jazz and Classics presents a capella group m* pact, 8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, 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.

Shrine of St. Therese Memorial Day Rosary, 11 a.m., Good Shepherd Rosary Trail. Details: 780-6112.

VFW Taku Post 5559 Memorial Service, 11 a.m., Evergreen Cemetery. A chili feed after the ceremony has been canceled.

American Legion Auke Bay Post 25 Memorial Service, 11 a.m., Alaska Memorial Park, Riverside Drive.

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.

Shrine of St. Therese Memorial Day Mass, noon, Shrine Columbarium. Details: 780-6112.

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.

Shrine of St. Therese Memorial Day Good Shepherd Rosary Mystery Plaques, 1:30 p.m., Good Shepherd Rosary Trail. Details: 780-6112.

Catholic Daughters of America Spaghetti Luncheon, 1:30 p.m., Shrine of St. Therese Lodge. Details: 780-6112.

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.

Tuesday, May 28

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 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.

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.

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

Alaska State Employees Association Chapter Meeting, noon, 10th Floor State Office Bld.

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.

MADD Victim Impact Panel, 5:30 p.m., Bartlett Hospital conference room. Details: Cindy, 463-2562.

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

Alzheimer's Resource Agency presents Brian Rejuvenation: New Research Findings, 6 p.m., Empire Building 3rd Floor conference room. Details: 586-6044.

JDHS Student Recognition Year-End Ceremony, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Details: Dale Staley, 463-1900.

Juneau Volunteer Marching Band's first rehearsal, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden band room. All band instrument players are welcome.

Housing First, Inc. Forgivable Loan Program class, 7-8 p.m., Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood. Details: 463-1276.

Wednesday, May 29

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 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.

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, 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.

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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