Around Town

Posted: Thursday, June 19, 2003

Today

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

Trail of Time guided hikes, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily. Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

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.

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

Waterfront Plan Alternatives Evaluation workshop, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Also an Alternatives Evaluation Public Information Display from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. in the Hammond room. Details: 586-2994.

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 20

Alternatives Evaluation Public Information Display, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Centennial Hall, Suite 360. Details: 586-2994.

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

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7:30-10 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

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

Subdivision Review Committee meeting, noon, Marine View Center fourth floor. Details: Annie, 586-0789.

Juneau Raptor Center releases juvenile eagle, Connie, 7 p.m., Brotherhood Bridge. Details: Sandy, 586-2207.

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 21

Flume Trail renovation, 9 a.m., at the head of Flume Trail near Perseverance. Volunteers will make the trail wider, using additional lumber. Bring gloves, a lunch and a hammer. Details: James, 790-6406.

Summer Fun for Kids workshops: Nature Journals by Noelle Derse, 9-11 a.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. For kids eight and older. Registration is required. Details: Jane, 586-3572.

Juneau Pagans Solstice Celebration, 10 a.m., False Outer Point. All-day potluck.

Tlingit Language Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited. Details: 586-9257.

Girl Scout Day Camp adult volunteer and program aides Training Day, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Bring a sack lunch. Details: Kathy, 586-1710.

Primrose Society's Saturday at the Garden "Care and Feeding of Primroses", 11 a.m., Juneau Community Garden Shelter, 05669 Montana Creek Road. Details: 586-5080.

Kids Day at the Glacier, "Nature Nectar" by Naomi Seidel, 11 a.m.-noon, covered viewing area in the first parking lot of the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 7-12. Details: Michelle, 789-6635.

Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners garden tours, 1-4 p.m., at over a dozen locations around Juneau. This is a two-day event to sponsor the Master Gardeners' annual high school scholarships. Cost is $10. Details: Joan, 321-4207.

"The Deaf Can Do Anything But Hear" Magic Show by Matthew "Magic" Morgan, noon and 2:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: Gale, 780-2592.

Garlic Mustard Weed Pull, 1 p.m., behind the Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Ave. Details: Rachel, 271-2424 x108.

Manila Square Dedication: A Filipino Fiesta, 1 p.m., at the area bound by South Franklin Street, Admiral Way and Marine Way (across from the downtown library parking garage). Dedication at 2 p.m. Details: Loy, 789-2071.

Juneau Singles' Summer Solstice beach picnic and optional camp-out, 6 p.m., Eagle River Beach. Details: 789-7870.

19th Annual Only Fools Run at Midnight, 11:59 p.m., Centennial Hall. Register at Nugget Alaskan Outfitters and both locations of the Juneau Racquet Club. Details: Gale, 780-2592.

Monday, June 23

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 Gibson, 364-2222.

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

Assembly Lands Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-2536.

Douglas 4th of July Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., Douglas library. Details: 364-3707.

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

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.

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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