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Posted: Sunday, July 22, 2007

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Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Masters Gardeners garden tour, 1-4 p.m. along Mendenhall Loop Road. Tickets are available at Hearthside Books and at the map pickup site, the Cooperative Extension Office (across from Safeway at the Vintage Park Business Park), on the day of the tour. Tickets: 1 day, $10; 2 days, $15. Maps available from 12:30-2 p.m. Details, 321-0246.

Jin Shin Jyutsu workshop with Kamala, 1-5 p.m., Rainforest Yoga, Emporium Mall, downtown. $45. Details: Kamala, 789-4932.

Journey to Wellness award ceremony and barbecue, 2-4 p.m., Sandy Beach. To recognize graduates of the Journey to Wellness program. Details: Andrea, 463-7168.

Play reading by Alex Gagne-Hawes, 3 p.m., downtown library. Details: Alex, (503) 951-8816.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Classical guitar with Dan Hopson, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

Monday, July 23

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Mendenhall Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30 p.m. every Monday, 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.; Lego robotics 4-5 p.m.; Keystone Club 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Southeast Native Women's Conference 2008 planning meeting, 5 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Sponsored by Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2.

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

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

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

Prenatal parenting class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: Cheri, 586-1203.

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 p.m. every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Readers' clubs for kids, 7-8 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Meetings for fourth-fifth-grade club and sixth-eighth-grade club. Details: 586-0434.

Al-Anon Family Group meeting, 7-8:30 p.m. every Monday, Rainforest Recovery Center conference room. Details: Sarah, 586-2790.

Tuesday, July 24

Teen health clinic, call for appointment time, Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Sponsored by Juneau-Douglas High School Teen Health Center. Details: 586-2635.

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

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

Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Somatics class with Kamala, noon, Rainforest Yoga, Emporium Mall, downtown. Classes run until Aug. 9. Details: Kamala, 789-4932.

"Peak Oil - The Economics of Energy Efficiency" class with Scott Waterman, 10 a.m.-noon, Alaska Housing Finance Corp. conference room, 2800 Postal Way. Free. Good for two real estate or builder continuing education credits. Details: 586-2021.

Al-Anon Family Group Serenity meeting, noon-1 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 West 10th St. Details: Marsha, 364-2472.

Advanced English as a second language class, noon-1:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

"Basic Building Science" class with Scott Waterman, 1-2 p.m.., Alaska Housing Finance Corp. conference room, 2800 Postal Way. Free. Good for one real estate or builder continuing education credit. Details: 586-2021.

Pressure-canner gauge testing, 1-5 p.m. every Tuesday, Cooperative Extension Service, 3032 Vintage Blvd., Suite 104. Free. Details: 465-8749.

"Mold Hazards" class with Scott Waterman, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Alaska Housing Finance Corp. conference room, 2800 Postal Way. Free. Good for two real estate or builder continuing education credits. Details: 586-2021.

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

Tai Chi and Qigong with Kamala, 5:30-7 p.m., Montessori School on St. Ann's Street in Douglas. $15. Details: Mary, 586-2212.

Tuesday Best Ball League, 5:30-8 p.m., Mendenhall Golf Course. A competition for men and women. Teams of golfers compete for points in a best ball format. No registration necessary. Just show up. $5. Details: Doug, 780-8602.

Rainy Day Stars, 6-7 p.m., every Tuesday, Marie Drake Planetarium. Summer schedule based on inclement weather. Everyone welcome. Details: 586-1517 or www.mariedrakeplanetarium.org.

Healing Circles, 6-8 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive. The Healing Circle helps people within the community address tough issues and offers healthy alternatives to activities. A smudging ritual begins each Healing Circle, and songs are shared by individuals who want to sing. Details: Norene, 364-4445.

Al-Anon Family Group Back to Basics meeting, 7-8 p.m., Smith Hall, 8619 Teal Ave., next to St. Vincent de Paul. Details: Marie, 789-3272.

Readers' clubs for kids, 7-8 p.m., downtown library. Meetings for second-grade club and third-grade club. Details: 586-0434.

Narcotics Anonymous game night, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

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