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Posted: Friday, June 15, 2007

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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

Father's Day miniature golf tournament, noon, Nugget Mall.

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.

Alaskan Brewing Company "Brew Crew" clean up Vanderbilt Creek, 9-11 a.m., Alaskan Brewery. Details: Beverly, 586-6853.

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.

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

Monday, June 18

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

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Resource Family orientation meeting on becoming a foster or adoptive family, noon-2 p.m., Alaska Center for Resource Families, 9109 Mendenhall Mall Rd. Suite 6A (between Gottschalks and Henry's). Details: Candice, 465-3740, Ann, 465-1658, or ACRF 790-4246.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30 p.m. every Monday, 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.; Lego robotics 4-5 p.m.; Keystone Club 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Board of Equalization meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Beginning/intermediate English as a second language class, 5-6:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

• 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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