Around Town

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2006

Today

Sound off on the important issues at

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Yoga Stretch with Jo Ann McNatt, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

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

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Meeting on Coeur Alaska Inc., activities on the 2005 Kensington gold project, 1-3 p.m., Centennial Hall.

Invasive species program, 2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier outdoor covered viewing area. Details: Larry, 789-0097.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Computer Lab Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Summer Swim League, 3:15-5:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Ages 5-14. $100. Scholarships available. Sponsored by the Glacier Swim Club. Details: Scott, 523-0840.

Knowledge Industry Network program launch, 5-8 p.m., Jaded, in the Goldbelt Hotel. Details: Jess, 463-3662 ext. 34.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Public meeting with Montana Creek residents regarding proposed pedestrian pathways, 6 p.m., Mendenhall River Community School. Details: Mark, 586-5226.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Hypnobirthing class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free Class. Taught by Liz Vazquez. Details: 586-1203.

Opera To Go annual meeting of members, 6:30-8 p.m., Juneau Empire Building third floor board room. Details: Sara, 463-2579.

"I Love to Read, Too" second-grade book club meeting, 7-8 p.m., downtown library. Details: www.juneau.org/library.

"I Love to Read 3" third-grade book club meeting, 7-8 p.m., downtown library. Details: www.juneau.org/library.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Contra dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gym. Details: David, 321-3109.

Friday, June 23

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

"Managing Your Medications" talk, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Free lunch and blood pressure checks provided for seniors and their family caregivers. Details: Marianne, 463-6154.

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., valley library.

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 (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

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.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Concert in the Park, 7-8:30 p.m., Marine Park. Sponsored by Juneau Arts & Humanities and Holland America Line. Details: 586-2787.

Saturday, June 24

Ben Blackgoat Memorial Perseverance Trail Run, 9 a.m., end of Basin Road. Details: Dianne, 586-6709.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

"Midsummer Magic" with Jeff Brown, 10 a.m., downtown library.

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.

"Council of All Beings" Saturday Kids Program at the glacier, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 4-6. Free. Please note, the 2-3 p.m. program is canceled. Details: 789-6640.

Summer Solstice tea, garden tours and plant sale fundraiser to rebuild Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Cathedral of the Nativity Parish Hall, Fifth Street between Harris and Gold streets. $20 for tea and tours; $10 for tea only. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, at the door or from Holy Trinity Episcopal Church members. Details: 586-2212.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

Juneau International Folkdancers Ballroom Dance, 7-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. DJ music with one hour Bolero lesson. Instruction provided by Dan and Lorinda Kassner. $5 at the door. Details: Alicja, 586-0885.

Sons of Norway Midsummer's Eve Picnic, 7-10 p.m., Sandy Beach. Free and open to the public. Details: Dave, 789-2857.

Sunday, June 25

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

• 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 586-9097 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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