Today, June 24
Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: hotline, 586-0428.
Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.
Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
Beginning and intermediate English as a Second Language class, 10-11:30 a.m., The Learning Connection Gruening Park location, across from Wal-Mart. Free. Details: 586-6718.
Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.
Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5267.
"Write For Your Life" group, 11 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.
Intermediate English as a Second Language class, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., The Learning Connection Gruening Park location, across from Wal-Mart. Free. Details: 586-6718.
Glacier Valley Rotary Club meeting, noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.
Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.
Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 463-1224.
Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
Wood carving workshop with Harley Refsal, 1-5 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Second day of two-day workshop. $100 for both days. Includes materials. Sponsored by Juneau Sons of Norway Svalbard Lodge 2-33. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Women Infant and Children walk-in clinic, 1-6:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.
Art Selection Panel for the Harborview Elementary Renovation Project first meeting, 5 p.m., downtown library, small conference room. Details: Sarah, 586-0871.
Fisheries Development Committee first organizational meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. There are still open seats on the committee to be filled. Details: 586-5278.
"Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.
"Douglas Serenity Seekers" Al-Anon Family Group, 5:15-6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Douglas United Methodist Church. Details: Lenne, 586-0152.
Nicotine Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Assembly Building, Suite 106.
Folding of paper peace cranes for Fourth of July parade, 6 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Everybody welcome. Details: Judy, 789-5325.
Juneau School District Committee on Drug Testing, 6-8 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School library. Details: Lara, 523-1702.
"Parenting Your Three- to Six-year-old" class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.
Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.
Water walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.
Juneau Volunteer Marching Band final rehearsal, 7 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School Band Room. Details: Peter, 789-2552 or www.tinyurl.com/JuneauCommunityBand.
Bipolar Disorder/Depression Peer Support Group, 7-9 p.m., downtown library conference room. Free. Details: email@example.com.
Thursday, June 25
Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.
"Kids Try the Wheel" class with Barbara Lydon, 9:30 a.m.-noon, The Canvas, 223 Seward St. Suggested for kids age 8 and older. $45. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.
Women Infant and Children walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.
"Breath and Stretch" yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.
Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.
Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.
Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar, candidate for Alaska Sea Grant Director, 3:30 p.m., 17101 Point Lena Loop Road, Room 101. "Views of Alaska Sea Grant - The Next 10 Years," by David Christie. Details: 796-5441.
Ground-breaking ceremony for REACH's newest assisted living home, Mendenhall Woods, 5 p.m., 3510 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: Richard, 796-7240.
Beginning and intermediate English as a Second Language class, 5-6:30 p.m., The Learning Connection 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-6718.
"Introduction to Access 2007" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.
Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.
Mandatory pre-course session for lifeguard training, 5:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Bring a suit and be prepared to take a swimming test. Class dates are July 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28 and 30, and Aug. 4, 6 and 8. Cost is $52.50 for registration, $42.99 for materials and certification. Details: 586-5325.
St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.
Prayer Shawl Group, 6-8 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, 416 Fifth St., downstairs. A weekly group to crochet and knit shawls to be given to individuals in need of comfort. All skill levels welcome. Details: Rhiannon, 586-3137.
Childbirth Preparation Class, 6:15-8:45 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Center, Classroom. Free. Details: 796-8422.
Widowed Persons Support Group meeting, 6:30 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Ave., Parlor Room. Details: Sue, 586-6424 or Sandy, 789-0355.
Juneau Relay for Life team captain meeting, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library, conference room. Details: Tracy, 789-1747 or www.RelayForLifeofJuneau.org.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.
Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.
Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org. They also can be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive or faxed to 586-3028. The deadline is noon two days prior to the event.