Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, June 22, 2004

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

3rd Annual American Cancer Society's Relay For Life planning committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

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.

"Pre-diabetes: What is all the fuss about?" informational meeting with Denise Heiman RN and Linda Wild RN, 7-9 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Business Administration Building, Classroom 204.

Special Concert in the Park: The Morton Illinois Civic Chorus, 7:30 p.m., Marine Park. The program will feature Broadway show tunes.

Wednesday, June 23

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

"Movement of the giant red sea cucumber in southeastern Alaska," by Kristin Cieciel, 10 a.m., UAS Anderson Building, Room 221. Details: 465-6441.

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

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

West Douglas Development Working Group meeting, noon, City Hall Conference Room 224. Details: 586-0203.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Registration Rootbeer Revelry sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Juneau, 4:30 p.m. root beer floats, 5 p.m. registrar training, Parkshore Condo Clubhouse. Details: Marjorie, 586-1714.

Veterans For Kerry organizational meeting, 5:30 p.m., 437 West 12th St., corner of 12th and B. Details: 586-1842.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

REACH, Inc. Board of Directors meeting, 6:30 p.m., 213 3rd St. Open to the public. Details: 586-8228.

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

Thursday, June 24

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

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

Alzheimer's Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m., The Bridge Adult Day Center, W. 12th Street.

"Good Grief Walk," sponsored by Hospice & Home Care of Juneau, noon-1 p.m. every Thursday, HHCH office, on Harris St. between Fifth and Sixth Streets. A weekly opportunity for people to support one another on their journey through grief. Details: 463-6111.

Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Come share ideas for Juneau trails. Details: James, 790-6406.

• 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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