AroundTown

Posted: Friday, July 11, 2003

Today

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

Organ Concert by J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building. Details: 723-3644.

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.

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7:30-10 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Saturday, July 12

Summer Fun for Kids' workshops, "Trade Beads" with Salty Hanes, 9-11 a.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. For kids eight and older. Registration and materials fee required. Details: Jane, 586-3572.

West Glacier Trail hike, 9:30 a.m., trailhead past Skaters Cabin. This is a moderate, 7-mile tour. No dogs or firearms. Details: 586-5226.

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

Saturday at the Garden: "Container Plants," 11 a.m., Juneau Community Garden Shelter, 05669 Montana Creek Road. Details: 364-2243.

Kids Day at the Glacier "Nature's Sticky Glue Stuff" by Forest Service naturalist Nick Nixon, 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.

Alaska Youth Choir Aloha Concert, 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Concert also features the Tongan Community Dancers. Free. Details: AYC, 780-5262.

Monday, July 14

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.

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

Assembly Human Resources Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly chambers. Regular Assembly meeting to follow at 7 p.m. Details: 586-5278.

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

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 15

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.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Faith-based weight loss support group, noon, Northern Light United Church. Details: 789-0320.

• 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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