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Posted: Friday, June 20, 2008

Today, June 20

"God's World of Wonders" Outdoor Skills Bible Day Camp, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Emmanuel Baptist Church, 10490 Glacier Highway. Enrollment limited to 35, so register early. Details: Pastor Adam Gray, 789-3505, 789-1933 or Pastor-adam@hotmail.com.

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

School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences special seminar by candidate Michael Garvin, 10 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, Room 221. Details: 796-6447.

Story time and crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, 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.

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. 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.

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Friday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

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.

"Misery is Optional" Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m. every Friday, call for location. Details: Toni, 209-8664.

Concert in the Park, 7-8:30 p.m., Marine Park, downtown. Every Friday from June 6 to Aug. 15. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

Saturday, June 21

Holy Trinity Summer Solstice Saturday Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Ann's Cathedral, Parish Hall, Fifth Street downtown. With Summer Solstice garden tours from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Garden tour tickets $12. Details: 586-3532.

Keep the Pace walking club, 8:45 a.m. every Saturday, Brotherhood Bridge Trail. Rain or shine. Pedometers available. Details: Christy, 364-4457 or christy.wallace@searhc.org.

Ben Blackgoat Memorial Race, 9 a.m., end of Basin Road, downtown. Details: Dianne, 586-6709.

Capital City Celebrations volunteer meeting, 9 a.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Details: Kaysa, 957-6665.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Basic-intermediate hip-hop dance workshop, 9 a.m.-noon, Juneau-Douglas High School auxiliary gym. $18. Details: 523-2272.

Adult court rentals, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at various Community Schools gyms. $20 per court per hour. Details: 523-1774.

"Exterior Painting and Staining" clinic, 10 a.m., Home Depot. Free.

Wildflower Walk with Brenda Wright and Ellen Anderson, 10 a.m., 28-mile Glacier Highway, Eagle Glacier trail head parking. Free. Sponsored by the Juneau Audubon Society. Details: www.juneau-audubon-society.org.

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

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

Mendenhall Glacier Summer Kids' Day program, 10:45 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center pavilion. For children 4-6 years old and their parents. Free. Details: Elayne, 789-6636.

"Tiling Floors and Walls" clinic, 11 a.m., Home Depot. Free.

"Installing Pavers" clinic, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free.

Perseverance Trail reopening ribbon-cutting ceremony, 3 p.m., end of Basin Road downtown. Ceremony to mark the completion of a two-year, $900,000 project completed by Trail Mix. With Mayor Bruce Botelho, Sen. Ted Stevens, Gov. Sarah Palin and the Alaska Youth Choir. Details: 586-5226 or www.juneau-audubon-society.org.

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Saturday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

"White Nights" Russian culture festival, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Marine Park, downtown. With Russian dancing, music and local, national and international dignitaries. Sponsored by the Embassy of the Russian Federation and Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Free. Details: Alexander, 789-3854.

Concert on Campus, 7-8:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Noyes Pavilion. Every Saturday from June 7 to July 12. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

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

Sunday, June 22

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

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.

"Grilling 101" clinic, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free.

The Canvas Grand Opening, 1-5 p.m., The Canvas. Tour new pottery studio, remodeled gallery, art studio and Andrea Mogil's Pie in the Sky kitchen. Music and food. Details: 586-1750.

Haida Dance Group practice, 2 p.m. every Sunday, Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium, Ethel Lund Building. Details: 209-9943.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Adult open gym, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. $4. Details: 523-1774.

Monday, June 23

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Mendenhall Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m. Details: 586-5267.

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

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

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.

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. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Introduction to Computer Concepts and Windows XP, Internet and E-mail" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Public Heath Center, downstairs conference room. Details: 789-8884.

Early pregnancy and prenatal parenting class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: Cheri, 586-1203.

"Oil Painting: Beyond the Basics" class with Miah Lager, 6-9 p.m., The Canvas. Third class of six. $130, plus $25 materials fee. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.



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