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Posted: Friday, June 29, 2007

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Treadwell Summer Camp, 8 a.m.-noon, Treadwell Arena. Monday-Friday until July 20. Registration Required. Details: 586-0410 or 586-5226.

Airport Board Finance Committee meeting, 8:30 a.m., Juneau International Airport Aurora Room. Details: Patty, 789-7821.

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

Seminar by fisheries candidate Sean Burril, 10 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

Juneau Volunteer Marching Band concert, noon, Marine Park Bandstand. Free.

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.

"Grilling Alaska Salmon with a New Twist" cooking workshop with Pat Kasnick, 2-5 p.m., Nugget Mall Annex, Suite 585. Sponsored by Chez Alaska Cooking School. $99. Details: 790-4329 or 957-0327.

Storyteller Michael "Badhair" William, 2:30 p.m., Valley Library. Sponsored by Friends of the Library. Details: Sandra, 586-0435.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Lisa Murkowski 50th birthday and community celebration, 5-7 p.m., Twin Lakes. Details: 321-3171.

Festival of Fun Carnival, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Nugget Mall.

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.

Girl Scout Literacy Sleep Over, 7 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School. Girls of all ages welcome, but girls not yet in fourth grade must have a mother or adult stay over with them. Free. Details: 586-1710.

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

Saturday, June 30

Gold Rush Days, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Dimond Park. Annual festival of logging competitions, mining events, food and fun for the whole family. Details: 586-2497.

Juneau Ridge hike, 8 a.m., Perseverance Trail head. Sponsored by Juneau Alpine Club. Details: Steve, 790-1900.

Kathy Buss fundraiser garage sale, 8 a.m.-noon, Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church. Details: Alice, 780-6294.

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

Two invasive weed pulls, 9 a.m., meet at Alaskan and Proud market or the Lena Park baseball diamonds. Sponsored by Juneau Plants Action partnership, in celebration of Alaska Weed Awareness Week. Details: 586-6853 or jwp2@alaska.net.

"A Former Alaskan Cooking Halibut in Parchment" cooking workshop with Pat Kasnick, 9 a.m.-noon, Nugget Mall Annex, Suite 585. Sponsored by Chez Alaska Cooking School. $99. Details: 790-4329 or 957-0327.

Nick Frangos memorial bike race, 10 a.m., Douglas end of bridge. Details: Janice, 463-1237.

Storyteller Michael "Badhair" William, 10 a.m., Downtown Library. Sponsored by Friends of the Library. Details: Sandra, 586-0435.

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.

Pre-school Age Storytime, 10:30 a.m., Hearthside Books Nugget Mall.

Prenatal yoga class, 10:30 a.m.-noon every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

Festival of Fun Carnival, 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Nugget Mall.

Saturday kids program at the glacier, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 4-6. Details: 789-6640.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life Bake Sale, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: Sue, 789-1401.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

University of Alaska Southeast "Concerts on Campus," 7-8:30 p.m. every Saturday through July 21, Noyes Pavilion at UAS. Details: 586-ARTS.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

Music of the Americas, 7:30 p.m., Northern Light Church. Juneau Lyric Opera's Mid-summer Vocal Festival performance.

"Only Fools Run at Midnight," 11:59 p.m., Centennial Hall. 5K or 1 mile run/walk. Costumes encouraged. Register at JRC The Alaska Club, Southeast Alaska Independent Living office or online at sailinc.org. Details: SAIL, 586-4920.

Sunday, July 1

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

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Widowed Persons Bunch, noon, Breakwater Restaurant. Sponsored by Widowed Persons Program, AARP State Office. Details: Sue, 586-6424 or Sandy, 789-0355.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

Gold Rush Days, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Dimond Park. Annual festival of logging competitions, mining events, food and fun for the whole family. Details: 586-2497.

Juneau Volunteer Marching Band Concert, 3 p.m., Marine Park. Free. Details: Peter, 789-2552.

Monday, July 2

"Former Alaskan Shares Shrimp Delight" cooking workshop with Pat Kasnick, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Nugget Mall Annex, Suite 585. Sponsored by Chez Alaska Cooking School. $99. Details: 790-4329 or 957-0327.

Gastineau Humane Society pothole fill, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Gastineau Humane Society, 7705 Glacier Highway. Please bring additional shovels and rakes. Details: 789-0260.

Emblem Club meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Jean, 463-3258.

Treadwell Summer Camp, 8 a.m.-noon, Treadwell Arena. Monday-Friday until July 20. Registration Required. Details: 586-0410 or 586-5226.

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.



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