Around Town

Posted: Thursday, June 03, 2004

Today

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska Southeast Chapter monthly meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel, Douglas Room.

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

"Good Grief Walk," sponsored by Hospice & Home Care of Juneau, noon-1 p.m. every Thursday, HHCH office, on Harris St. between Fifth and Sixth streets. A weekly opportunity for people to support one another on their journey through grief. Details: 463-6111.

Dog Task Force Committee meeting, 12:15 p.m., downtown library large conference room. Details: 586-0424.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

Juneau Democrats meeting, 5:15 p.m., at the Silverbow. Discussion will include news about the conventions, plans for the Fourth of July parade, information on the Special Session, and a list of candidates for office. Details: Andrea, 790-1897.

3rd annual American Cancer Society's Relay For Life planning committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., downtown library conference room. Anyone interested in forming a team, being a part of a team or volunteering at the event, should attend the meeting. Details: 586-4900.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Friday, June 4

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., "The Little Brown House" next to the ANB Hall.

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

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth Street Suite 102.

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

Popcorn and a movie at Polaris House, 7-10 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Rangimarie live in concert, 7:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. A singing, dancing and drumming group direct from New Zealand.

Multi-media presentation on humpback whale bubble net feeding, by Dr. Fred Sharpe of the Alaska Whale Foundation, 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Ashea, 789-4349.

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.

Saturday, June 5

National Trails Day workday, sponsored by Southeast Alaska Guidance Association, 9 a.m., bus parking lot at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Will work on Moraine Trail. Bring water, gloves, raingear and wear sturdy shoes. Details: 789-4852.

Tour Guide Training, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details and registration: 586-3572.

Magic School Bus Party, 10 a.m., downtown library. Kids can join in the fun with craft activities, skits, and food. Details: 586-0435.



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