Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, June 25, 2003

Today

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

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

Assembly Public Works and Facilities Committee meeting, noon, Assembly chambers. Details: 586-5278.

"Good Grief Walk" at Perseverance Trail sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, noon-1 p.m., meet at Hospice and Home Care of Juneau office, 419 Sixth St. Details: Mary, 463-6134.

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

Eaglecrest Finance Committee meeting, 5 p.m., downtown library. Details: Gary, 586-5284.

Tourism Collaboration Working Group meeting, 5 p.m., City Hall conference room 224. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

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.

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

Thursday, June 26

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.

CBJ Task Force on Business Personal Property Tax, 3 p.m., Juneau Empire building, third floor. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

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

American Cancer Society's Relay for Life Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC conference room. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

JYFL Cheerleader conditioning, 6-8 p.m., Glacier Valley School gym. For high school girls interested in becoming varsity or junior varsity cheerleaders. Details: Toni, 789-5983.

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 27

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

Polaris House Snack and 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.

Organ concert by J. Allan Mackinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Juneau Freewheelers bicycle race, 6:30 p.m., at the False Outer Point parking lot. Registration starts at 5:30 p.m. All ages and abilities welcome. Details: Frankie, 586-1453 or 465-5463.

JDHS Class of 1983 Reunion, 6 p.m., Mount Roberts Tramway. First of three get-togethers. Details: Irene, 364-2764.

Juneau Artists Gallery opening art exhibit and reception, 6-8 p.m., KTOO, 360 Egan Drive.

Bread Loaf School of English "The Story of the First Mt. Everest Expedition: The 40th Anniversary" lecture by Maynard Miller, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Classroom Building No. 112. Details: 465-6434.

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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