Around Town

Posted: Sunday, June 15, 2003

Monday, June 16

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 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, 364-2222.

Committee of the Whole MEBA Negotiations, 5 p.m., Chambers. Details: 586-0216.

Special Assembly meeting: Urban/Rural Mining Ordinance No. 2003-27, 5:30 p.m., Chambers. Also a presentation by mining entrepreneur Neil MacKinnon in support of the ordinance at 7 p.m. Details: 586-0216.

Opera To Go annual meeting, 5:30 p.m., Di Sopra. Details: Joyce, 586-4991.

Juneau Youth Services Board of Directors meeting, 5:30 p.m., Lakeside classroom, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Details: Billie, 796-4125.

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

Healing Touch Network meeting, 6 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Mary, 790-2402.

Juneau Retired Teachers Potluck and Social, 6-7:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Will discuss travel in China during SARS. Details: Bonnie, 789-1848.

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.

Tuesday, June 17

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.

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 paper crane folding for the 4th of July, 1-3 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. They also meet 5:15-6:30 p.m. at Northern Light United Church. Details: KJ, 586-6738.

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

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

Breast Cancer Support Group meeting, 7 p.m., DIPAC conference room. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

Parks and Recreation West Juneau Park planning meeting, 7-9 p.m., Douglas library. Details: Bob, 364-3388.

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Wednesday, June 18

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

Port Development Committee meeting, 10 a.m.-noon, Chambers. Update on Long Range Waterfront Plan. Details: Laurie, 586-0216.

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

"Good Grief Walk" at Perseverance Trail sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, noon-1 p.m., meet at Hospice and Home Care of Juneau office, 419 Sixth St. Details: Mary, 463-6134.

Polaris House Arts and Drawing class, 3:30-5 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

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

"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.

Waterfront Plan Alternatives Evaluation workshop, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aspen Hotel. Details: 586-2994.

Child Care Licensing Orientation, 7-9 p.m., 150 3rd St., Room 109. Details: Vilda, 465-4756.

Thursday, June 19

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.

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

Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

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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