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Posted: Thursday, June 14, 2007

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Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Treadwell Summer Camp, 8 a.m.-noon, Treadwell Arena. Registration Required. Runs Monday-Friday until July 20. Details: 586-0410 or 586-5226.

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Decorate Douglas by Flag Day flag-decorating event, 5 p.m., Douglas Island. Judging by Douglas Volunteer Fire Department. Sponsored by the Douglas Fourth of July Committee. Details: 364-2243.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Veterans for Peace Chapter No. 100 monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: John, 586-4409.

Contact improvisation, 6 p.m., The Creating Place, 226 Seward St. Details: 957-2776.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

"A Visit With Will" conversation with William Shakespeare, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Noyes Pavilion. Details: Anna-Mariah, 796-6528.

"Toil Under the Sun" reading and book signing with Richard Ritter, 7 p.m., valley Hearthside Books. Details: 789-2750.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, June 15

Treadwell Summer Camp, 8 a.m.-noon, Treadwell Arena. Registration Required. Runs Monday-Friday until July 20. Details: 586-0410 or 586-5226.

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 8:30 a.m., Juneau International Airport Aurora Room. Details: Patty, 789-7821.

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

65th Annual Juneau-Douglas Picnic, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Lincoln Park, Shelter 5.

Arbor Day celebration planting, noon, Treadwell Arena. Hosted by the Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership. Help plant birch trees and other plants to create a new park setting around the rink. Please bring tools. Details: 789-4528.

Organ concert with Alice J. Branton, 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.

Low Vision Support Group meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: SAIL, 586-4920.

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, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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

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

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

Saturday, June 16

Low tide natural history walk with Carol Thilenius, 8 a.m., Indian Cove Road. Go around house 3186 to the left. Wear boots. Sponsored by the Juneau Audubon Society. Details: Brenda, 321-4739.

Mount Roberts Tramway work day, 8:45 a.m.-noon, Mount Roberts Tramway. Volunteers needed to shovel snow off trail. Bring a shovel and drinking water. Details: 586-2958.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

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

Chanting workshop with British Columbia-based chant master Nancy Watters, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Lake Room. $75, includes lunch. Details: 789-7483 or www.sacredworldsong.com.

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

Pre-school Age Storytime, 10:30 a.m., Hearthside Books Nugget Mall.

Prenatal yoga class, 10:30 a.m.-noon every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

Twin Lakes playground grand opening, 11 a.m., Twin Lakes.

"Gruesome Gardens" Saturday kids program at the glacier, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 4-6. Details: 789-6640.

Teen murder mystery party, 7 p.m., downtown library. Details: Amelia, 586-5303.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

University of Alaska Southeast "Concerts on Campus," 7-8:30 p.m. every Saturday through July 21, Noyes Pavilion at UAS. Details: 586-ARTS.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

Social dance, 7-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. With DJ music for ballroom and Latin dances and guest instructors Dan and Lorinda Kassner teaching waltz. $5. Details: Eric, 209-8367.

Sunday, June 17

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Knight's of Columbus Bishop Kenny Council Brunch, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Paul's Catholic Church. $10 for a family; $4 for individual.

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.

Folkdancing, 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. Details: 790-4567.



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