Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, July 16, 2003

Today

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

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

"Good Grief Walk" at Perseverance Trail sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, noon-1 p.m., meet at Hospice and Home Care of Juneau office, 419 Sixth St. Details: Mary, 463-6134.

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.

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

Bread Loaf School of English lecture by Alexis Easley: "Authorship, Gender, and Power: Victorian Print Media and the Woman Writer," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Classroom Building, Room 112. Details: 465-6434.

Thursday, July 17

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

JYFL Cheerleading Clinic, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Glacier Valley School gym. For ages 5-17. High school girls interested in becoming varsity or junior varsity cheerleaders come from 6-8 p.m. Details: Toni, 789-5983.

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

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

Subdivision Review Committee meeting, noon, Assembly chambers, Municipal Building.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Port Development Committee meeting, 3 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Collaboration Juneau meeting, 5-9 p.m., Juneau Empire conference room. Details: Paula, 586-3451.

Presentation by Arthur M. Boyd, associate executive secretary of the Friends Committee on National Legislation, 7 p.m., 592 Seatter St. Details: 586-4409.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Friday, July 18

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

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.

Mountain Rescue Runners meeting, 6:30 p.m., 1011 Ski St. on Douglas Island. Details: Mary, 586-1692 or Steve, 586-9099.

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

Saturday, July 19

Summer Fun for Kids workshops: Quilting with Anne Castle, 9-11 a.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. For kids eight and older. Registration is required. Details: Jane, 586-3572.

Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners' Saturday at the Garden: "Questions and Answers," 11 a.m., Juneau Community Garden Shelter, 05669 Montana Creek Road. Details: 586-3856.

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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