Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, June 05, 2002

Today

Art and At.oow: Native Art Juried Exhibition, 4-6 p.m., Alaska State Museum. FREE.

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

American Red Cross Wilderness First Aid Basics Course, 6-10 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr. Suite 203. Details: 463-5713.

Celebration 2000 Photo Book Signing and Slide Show, 7:30-9 p.m., Downtown Public Library.

Thursday, June 6

Celebration 2002 Procession and Entry Dance, 8 a.m., ANB Hall to Centennial Hall.

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.

Celebration 2002 Welcome Ceremony, 9:30 a.m., Centennial Hall.

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.

Summer Reading Program, 11 a.m.-noon, Douglas Public Library. Stories plus crafts.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska Luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. All members are welcome.

CBJ Manager Selection Committee, noon, City Hall Conference Room No. 224.

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

GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul. Free. Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Juneau Garden Club Business Meeting, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 586-6606.

ESL Classes, every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 1-2:30 p.m., Even Start Family Learning Center, Gruening Park. Free. Details: 780-6706.

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

The Juneau Democratic District, 5:30 p.m., 124 Front Street. Details: Cindy, 790-3931.

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

The Comfort of Strangers, 8:30 p.m., Silverbow Back Room Cinema.

Friday, June 7

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.

Summer Reading Program, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Public Library. Stories plus crafts.

GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul. Free. Details: 789-4622. Day care may be available.

Opening Reception for "The Town is Changing": Paintings by Jane Terzis, 4:30-6 p.m., JAHC Gallery, 206 N. Franklin. Details: 586-ARTS.

Friday Night Concert in Marine Park, 7 p.m., Marine Park. Details: 586-ARTS.

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.

Imperial Saloon Pajama/Lingerie Party, 10 p.m., Imperial Saloon. Cash prizes for best p.j.'s and lingerie. Details: 586-1960.

Saturday, June 8

Celebration 2002 Parade, 8-10:30 a.m., Mt. Roberts Tram to Centennial Hall.

Fund-raiser for the Juan MacFarlane Family, 8-11 a.m., Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 10300 Glacier Highway. Details: Jill, 789-1831.

Summer Sale Extravaganza, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Douglas Community United Methodist Church.

Douglas Treadwell Ditch Trail Run, 9 a.m., Sandy Beach. Details: Steve, 586-9099.

American Red Cross Wilderness First Aid Basics Course, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr. Suite 203. Details: 463-5713.

2nd Annual Great Alaskan Garage Sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: 364-2421 x42.

Dredge Lake Mountain Bike Race, 10 a.m., Dredge Lake entrance. Details: Dennis, 789-7456.

The Comfort of Strangers, 8:30 p.m., Silverbow Back Room Cinema.

Sunday, June 9

Celebration 2002 Canoe Races, 1 p.m., Sandy Beach.

Monday, June 10

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.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., Downtown Public Library. Designed as a "lapsit" storytime for children aged 18 months to 3 years and their adult partners.

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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