Out and About

Posted: Sunday, June 29, 2003

June 29: High Power Rifle and Sporting Rifle Meet at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, 8:30 a.m. registration, shoot at 9:30 a.m.

June 29: Public trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: 789-9844.

July 2: Parks and Rec Wednesday hike. For age 18 and older, no dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428.

July 2: Public trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 6-9 p.m. Details: 789-9844.

July 1: Juneau Alpine Club monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Includes a brief knot-tying workshop. Details: Dave Duntley, 789-5961.

July 3: Red, White and Blues Cruise to watch the fireworks from Gastineau Channel aboard the M/V Keet, a fund-raiser for the Juneau Lighthouse Association. Boarding starts at 8:30 p.m. at the Seadrome dock. $50. Details: Jennifer Klein, 364-3632, or Lynne Anderson, 789-0275.

July 3: Juneau Yacht Club Fourth of July Fireworks Raft-up, 9 p.m. Details: www.juneauyachtclub.org/.

July 3: NRA registered 2003 high-power rifle, 300-yard prone championship, registration 4:15 p.m., first shots at 5:15 p.m. Details: www.go.to/jrpc.

July 4: Third annual 4th of July fun shoot with the Juneau Rifle and Pistol Club. Grill your own barbecue and bring a side dish to share. Trap shooting and other events. Details: www.go.to/jrpc.

July 4: Douglas 2-Mile Fun Run, 2:30 p.m., start at Douglas Bridge, island side. Southeast Road Runners event. Details: Paul Voelckers, 364-3265, Neil Slotnick, 586-5767, or www.juneau.com/serr/.

July 5: "Mighty, Mighty Mountain Goats," Kids Day at the Glacier program, with naturalist Hanna Walsh, 11 a.m.-noon. Meet at the covered viewing area near the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

July 5: Nick Frangos Memorial Race , 25 miles, start at Douglas side of bridge. Juneau Freewheelers Bicycle Club event. Details: John McConnochie, 586-3641.

July 7-11, 14-18: Level 1 beginning dinghy sailing course for ages 12-18, Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation, 1-4:45 p.m. $230. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

July 7-11: Intro to sailing course for ages 10-11, Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation, 8:15 a.m.-noon, $115. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

July 8: Midsummer Night 10 K and 1 Mile Runs, 6 p.m., False Outer Point, Southeast Road Runners event. Details: Chris Wilkens, 586-2643 or cwilkens@lycos.com or www.juneau.com/serr/.

July 11: Juneau Freewheelers Bicycle Club Informal Time Trial, 6:30 p.m., 25 miles Douglas side of bridge. Details: www.juneau.com/freewheel/

July 12-13: Juneau Alpine Club Mount Stroller White Climb, bring ice ax, crampons, harness and camping gear. Details: Tim Arness, 209-2589.

July 12-13: Juneau Yacht Club Rum Cup Races, Round 2, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Admiralty Cove. Details: John Barnett, 364-2514, John Stone, 364-4663, info@juneauyachtclub.org or www.juneauyachtclub.org/rumcup.

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