Around Town

Posted: Thursday, July 17, 2003


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

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. Details: 586-5303.

Subdivision Review Committee meeting, noon, Assembly chambers, City Hall.

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.

JYFL Cheerleader Conditioning Open Gym, 6-8 p.m., Glacier Valley School. Only for girls grades 9-12 interested in becoming varsity or junior varsity cheerleaders. Details: Toni, 789-5983.

Presentation by Arthur M. Boyd, Associate Executive Secretary of the Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNC), 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. Details: 586-5303.

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. Details: 780-6775.

Saturday, July 19

Summer Fun for Kids workshops: Quilting with Anne Castle, 9-11 a.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. For kids 8 and older. Registration is required. Details: Jane, 586-3572.

JYFL Cheer Clinic, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Glacier Valley School. Ages 5-7 come from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., and ages 8-17 come from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $25. Details: Toni, 789-5983.

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

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.

Kids Day at the Glacier "Terrific Trees" by Forest Service Naturalist Linda Luers, 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.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Non-fasting Glucose and Cholesterol Screenings, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Free. Details: Laura, 796-8918.

Garlic Mustard Weed-Pull, 1-5 p.m., at the slopes near Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: Samia, 586-7220.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life, 3 p.m., Dimond Park. There will be a silent auction from 3 to 11 p.m. Event runs until 6 a.m. on July 20. Details: 586-4900.

Monday, July 21

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.

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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