Around Town

Posted: Friday, June 27, 2003

Today

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

Polaris House Snack & 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 "Jack and Jill" 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.

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.

Saturday, June 28

Tlingit Language Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited. Details: 586-9257.

Boy Scout Troop 11 car wash, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at Western Auto. Donations accepted. Details: Dirk, 463-6751.

Kids Day at the Glacier "Be a Rock Hound" by Forest Service Naturalist Doneva Garcia, 11 a.m.-noon, covered viewing area in the first parking lot of the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 7-12. Details: Michelle, 789-6635.

JDHS Class of 1983 Reunion, 6 p.m., Thane Ore House. Second of three get-togethers. Details: Irene, 364-2764.

Juneau Arts and Humanities Council "Valle Son" Cuban Music Dance Party, 8:30 p.m., Elks Club. Cost is $15. Free Salsa dance lessons begin at 8 p.m. Details: 586-2787.

Sunday, June 29

Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners' Saturday at the Garden "Keeping Weeds Down", 11 a.m., Juneau Community Garden Shelter, 05669 Montana Creek Road. Details: 789-0312.

JDHS Class of 1983 Reunion, noon, Sandy Beach. The last of three get-togethers. Details: Irene, 364-2764.

Annual Shrine of St. Therese Renewal of Vows Liturgy, 7 p.m., Shrine Chapel. Open to Catholic and non-Catholic couples who would like to re-commit themselves to one another. Free. Details: 780-6112.

Monday, June 30

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Trail of Time guided hikes, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily. Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building room 541. Public invited. Details: Britt Gibson, 364-2222.

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

Dessert Buffet Open House, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Pioneers' Home. Retirement Celebration of Administrator Rosemary Gute-Gruening.

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

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.

Tuesday, July 1

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

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th Street. TOPS is a nonprofit weight-loss support group. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

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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