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Posted: Wednesday, July 04, 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.

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: Ellen, 463-6175.

"Write For Your Life" group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

Juneau Fourth of July Parade, 11 a.m., Department of Labor building by the Douglas Bridge.

Deep Pit Beef Barbecue fundraiser, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., the corner of Third and E streets, across from Douglas Fire Hall. Sponsored by Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Age 12 to adult, $12; age 5-11, $8; 4 and under free. Details: Beth, 364-2408.

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., 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 789-8884.

Juneau 2-mile Fun Run, 12:30 p.m. registration, 1:30 p.m. race, at rotary side of Douglas Bridge. Details: Paul, 364-3265.

Great Alaska Steamboat Race, 1-1:30 p.m., from Marine Park, downtown, to Sandy Beach.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Thunder Mountain Riders 4H Club pony rides, 1-5 p.m., Savikko Park Field 1. With horse demonstration each hour. $5 per ride.

Douglas Island Fourth of July Parade, 2 p.m., Gastineau Elementary School.

Douglas 2-mile Fun Run, 3 p.m., Douglas side of -Douglas Bridge, west end. Details: 364-3265.

Hog dog sale, 2 p.m., in front of Douglas Fire Hall.

Dog agility trials, 2:30 p.m., Savikko Park Field 3. Details: Anita, 463-2542 or xsk9@yahoo.com.

Fourth of July field sports, 2:30 p.m., Savikko Park Field 2.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Arts and crafts 2:30-5 p.m.; power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; smart kids 4-5 p.m.; guest speakers 4-5 p.m. on alternate weeks; digital arts 5-6 p.m. details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Final Soapbox Challenge, 3 p.m., St. Ann's Avenue. Call for pre-registration. Details: Robert, 364-3134.

Dog Frisbee contest, 3:30 p.m., Savikko Park Field 3. $5 donation. All dogs must be licensed. Details: 789-0260.

"Make & Break" olde time firemen's hose race, 4 p.m., in front of Douglas Fire Hall.

Beach dance, 4-9 p.m., Savikko Park Field 4. With bands, Brian Gale at 4 p.m., 9th Army Band at 5 p.m., Woosh.ji.een Dance Group at 6:45 p.m., Brave Monkey 7:15-9 p.m. Sponsored by Rozwick Giles Music and the Douglas Fourth of July Committee.

Beginning/intermediate English as a second language class, 5-6:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Al-Anon Douglas Serenity Seekers, 5:15-6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Douglas United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Introduction to Microsoft Word class, 5-7 p.m., every Wednesday, The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., Jovany's. Details: 321-0524.

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

Fire On McGinnis, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., Island Pub.

Thursday, July 5

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

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

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska monthly meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel Douglas Room. Details: Gary, 789-3757.

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 Administration Building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Dementia Support Group, noon-1:30 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Susan, 586-6044.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5226.

"Using QuickBooks" workshop, 6-8 p.m., downtown library. An introduction to QuickBooks, entering and arranging data, editing information, and generating reports. Sponsored by Skill Enhancement Training. Details: Kelley, 790-7239.

Juneau Raptor Center monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., downtown library small conference room. Details: Pat, 586-8393.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

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.

Friday, July 6

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: 789-7821.

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

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, 30th anniversary celebration, noon, State Office Building. Details: 586-2787.

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.

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.

Storytelling with Montgomery and her new book "Ella Bandita and Other Stories," 4:30-7 p.m., The Creating Place.



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