Around Town

Posted: Sunday, June 01, 2003

Today

Nondenominational Devotions, 10 a.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Details: 789-0808.

Perseverance Trail Hike sponsored by Trail Mix, 10 a.m., meet at the end of Basin Road. Bring water, lunch and dress for the weather. Details: 790-6406.

Southeast Alaska Gay and Lesbian Alliance gathering, 11 a.m., Second Street between Main Street and Seward Street. Details: Steve, 463-6205.

Monday, June 2

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Trail of Time guided hikes, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily. Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

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.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building room 541. Public invited. Details: Britt Gibson, 364-2222.

UAF School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar by Jamie Womble, 2 p.m., UAS Anderson Bldg. Room 221.

English as a Second Language Class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Water Walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

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

REACH open forum, 7-8:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: 586-8228.

Tuesday, June 3

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

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th Street. TOPS is a nonprofit weight-loss support group. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 170 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

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

Faith-based weight loss support group, noon, Northern Light United Church. Details: 789-0320.

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

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: KJ, 586-6738.

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

Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m., downtown library.

Girl Scout Giddyup Horseback Riding Lessons and Trail Rides registration, 6-8 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 586-1710.

Cribbage, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Friends of Recycling monthly meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., valley library. Details: 364-2536.

Wednesday, June 4

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

Bartlett Regional Hospital joint conference, 12:15 p.m., Administration Boardroom.

Head Injury Group meeting, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau Job Center, 10002 Glacier Highway. Details: Margie, 465-3199.

English as a Second Language Class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Parks & Recreation Hike Program's Annual meeting, 6 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Details: 586-2635.

CBJ Special Planning Commission meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-0789.

MADD presentation on the relationship between alcohol and the brain by Kappie Bliss, 6-7 p.m., downtown Fire Hall. Details: Cindy, 463-2562.

Girl Scout Giddyup Horseback Riding Lessons and Trail Rides registration, 6-8 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 586-1710.

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

Water Walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Some chess sets provided, rules taught. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

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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