Around Town

Posted: Friday, May 26, 2006

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Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Scientific Panel on Climate Change meeting, 3 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Mourant Building Lake Room. Details: Brendan, 796-6531.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

"How I Research History" talk by historian and map collector Dee Longenbaugh, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Sponsored by Pioneers of Alaska Igloo No. 6. Details: Joe, 463-2624.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

General Educational Development and Alaska Vocational Institute 2006 graduation awards ceremony, 7 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Details: 586-5718.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room.

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

Saturday, May 27

Spring Fling horse show and gymkhana event, 9 a.m., Fairweather Equestrian Center on Crazy Horse Drive. Youth and adults to compete. Spectators welcome. Details: Wendy, 463-5174.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free child care provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

"Howling Wolves" Saturday Kids Program at the glacier, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 4-6. Children ages 7-9 meet 2-3 p.m. Free. Details: 789-6640.

Juneau Kayak Club potluck/picnic, noon-6 p.m., Auke Village Recreation Area. Details: 586-0148.

Gastineau Genealogical Society meeting, 1 p.m., Family History Center, Church of Latter-day Saints, 5100 Glacier Highway. Details: 586-3695.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

Sunday, May 28

Spring Fling horse show and gymkhana event, 9 a.m., Fairweather Equestrian Center on Crazy Horse Drive. Youth and adults to compete. Spectators welcome. Details: Wendy, 463-5174.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Community Christian Counseling Center annual whale-watching cruise, 1 p.m., Auke Bay. Tickets are $35 at Hearthside Books. Details: 780-4574.

Folk dancing, 6 p.m., downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Monday, May 29

Parks and Recreation staff available to help people locate grave sites, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Evergreen Cemetery. Details: 586-5226.

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Spring Fling horse show and gymkhana event, 10 a.m., Fairweather Equestrian Center on Crazy Horse Drive. Timed games, including barrels, poles and keyhole. Youth and adults to compete. Spectators welcome. Details: Wendy, 463-5174.

Memorial Day ceremony, 11 a.m., Evergreen Cemetery. With keynote speaker Lt. Col. Pat Carothers, a World War II, Korean and Vietnam veteran. Sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Taku Post 5559.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

English as a Second Language class, 5-7 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Administration Building classroom. Sponsored by SERRC. Details: Joan, 586-6806.

• 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 586-9097 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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