Around Town

Posted: Thursday, July 19, 2001


Juneau Docks and Harbors C.I.P. Committee, 5 p.m., Marine View Building Room 325.

Wetlands Review Board, 5:15 p.m., City Hall Conference Room #224. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

Riverside Drive Corridor Public meeting, 6:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

Senior Investment Club, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 789-7453.

"Jason and Medea," 8 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast outdoor theater above the parking lot. Based on Dave Hunsaker's adaptation of "Medea" and "The Argonautica." The performance weaves together the two Grecian tales using the mask dancing techniques of the Yup'ik people of Alaska. Sponsored by the Bread Loaf School of English at UAS. Details: Eileen, 465-6434.

Friday, July 20

Low vision support group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 586-4920.

Book debut reception, 7-9 p.m., Hearthside Books in the Nugget Mall. "Gastineau Channel Memories 1880-1959." Details: 789-9316.

Concert in the Park, 7 p.m., Marine Park. Storyteller Becky Bear, John Lager and original songs by Jason Messing. Details: 586-ARTS

"Jason and Medea," 8 p.m., UAS Outdoor Theater above the parking lot.

Saturday, July 21

Volunteer Trail Work Day, 9 a.m., meet at the new trailhead parking lot at the end of Jackson Street in the Blueberry Hills subdivision. Help improve the Treadwell Ditch Trail. Please bring along gloves, water and a good lunch. Details: 790-6406.

Registration for football and cheerleading, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. For Pee Wee, Junior, Senior, JV and Varsity.

Kids Day program, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier's covered Viewing Area. Forest Service Naturalist Mary Tonkovich will present "Smokey the Bear - Fact and Folklore." Participants will have an opportunity to meet Smokey during this presentation. Details: 789-6640.

Juneau Joeys -Clowns of America International, 2 p.m., Glacier Valley Baptist Church. All "Would-Be-Clowns" invited. Details: 789-5662.

"Jason and Medea," 8 p.m., UAS Outdoor Theater above the parking lot.

Slideshow: Reflections from Thule, 7:30 p.m., Goldtown Nickelodeon in the Emporium Mall downtown. Picture and stories from three years among inughuit in Northern Greenland. $5 at the door. Details: 586-ARTS.

Sunday, July 22

Registration for football and cheerleading, 1-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. For Pee Wee, Junior, Senior, JV and Varsity.

"Jason and Medea," 8 p.m., UAS Outdoor Theater above the parking lot.

Monday, July 23

Summer Beading Camp, 10-11:30 a.m., July 23-July 27. For children ages 7-15. Details: 463-3220.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, 12-1 p.m., Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A." The workshop is free and open to the public but is required for those seeking divorce or dissolution. Please do not bring children to the workshop. Details: 463-4755.

Finance/Exec Committee, 5:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building Boardroom.

Free Adult Computer Classes, 5:30-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Foster Care Orientation, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, 3032 Vintage Blvd. #102. Details: Candice, 465-3740.

Assembly Committee of the Whole, 7 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: Beth 586-5278.

Tuesday, July 24

Quilting Resource Center, 12-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Free immunizations and sport physicals, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Teens entering grades 9-12 are eligible. Please call ahead of time to schedule an appointment. Details: 586-2635.

Public meeting on downtown turnaround improvements, 5 p.m., Downtown Library. Details: CBJ Engineering, 586-0800.

Hospital Board of Directors meeting, 5:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building boardroom.

MADD Victim Impact Panel, 5:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital conference room. Details: Cindy, 463-2562.


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