Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, July 23, 2002

Today

Board of Education special meeting/executive session, 5 p.m., district office board room. Agenda: Litigation.

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

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life team meeting, 7 p.m., DIPAC conference room. Details: 789-3826 or 586-4900.

Wednesday, July 24

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau consumer-directed and operated program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Dixie, 789-0449.

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

Summer Reading Program, 11 a.m.-noon, downtown library. Stories plus crafts.

New Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Dr. Suite 106. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at Marine Park. Details: Amy or John, 586-4409.

Good Grief Walk sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, noon-1 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive, Suite 100. Details: 463-3113.

Hike at the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area, 2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier. Meet at the flagpoles for a guided hike. Details: 789-6640.

Juneau Macintosh Users Group meeting, 6:30 p.m., Mendenhall Library conference center. Presentation: "Ebay the Mac way." Details: Tim, 789-8470.

Eating Disorder Support Group, 7-9 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Details: Lindsay, 789-2912.

Thursday, July 25

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau consumer-directed and operated program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Summer Reading Program, 11 a.m.-noon, Douglas library. Stories plus crafts.

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

Hike at the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area, 2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier. Meet at the flagpoles for a guided hike. Details: 789-6640.

Children's Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 790-6406.

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

Bread Loaf School of English at UAS presents John Warnock photography and fiction: a consideration of some photographs by Ansel Adams, 7 p.m., UAS Student Activities Center. Details: 465-6434.

Friday, July 26

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau consumer-directed and operated program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Summer Reading Program, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Valley library. Stories plus crafts.

Hike at the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area, 2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier. Meet at the flagpoles for a guided hike. Details: 789-6640.

Friday Night Concert in Marine Park, 7 p.m., Marine Park. Details: 586-ARTS.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, July 27

Mt. Roberts Tram Run, 9 a.m., lower tram terminal. Details: Paul, 586-3469 or Dirk, 463-6751.

Kids Day at the Glacier: Gold Panning with Naturalist Dale Knollenberg, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier Covered Viewing Area. Details: 789-6640.

The Alaska State Employees Association GGU Members picnic, noon-4 p.m., Sandy Beach. Details: Nicole, 465-4532.

Hike at the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area, 2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier. Meet at the flagpoles for a guided hike. Details: 789-6640.

Tlingit Language Class, 2:30-4 p.m., Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Free.

Sunday, July 28

Project HomeSafeSM nationwide firearms safety education program, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Super Kmart. Watch a video, view a display of safe storage equipment and get a free firearms safety kit with a gun lock.

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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