Out & About

Posted: Sunday, July 29, 2007

Today: High-power rifle and sporting rifle, 8:30 a.m. registration, Hank Harmon Rifle Range. Shoot at 9:30 a.m.

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

Today: Dimond Park short course mountain bike race, 10 a.m., Dimond Park. Details: Glacier Cycles, 789-7050.

Today: Public trap shoot, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Gun Club.

Today: Eagles vs. Ravens Wellness Challenge kick-off celebration, noon-4 p.m., Tlingit and Haida Community Center, 3235 Hospital Drive. With in-person registration, Native dancing, food and T-shirts for the first 400 registrants. Participants will walk to Twin Lakes for a play session around 2 p.m. Details: Alan, 364-4458.

Tuesday: Best Ball League, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Golf Course. Teams of golfers compete for points in a best ball format with cash prizes at the end of the season. $5 weekly entry fee. Details: Doug, 780-8602.

Tuesday: 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.

Wednesday: Harbor Race sponsored by Juneau Yacht Club. Details: 586-2911.

Wednesday: Public trap shoot, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Gun Club.

Friday-Sunday: Juneau Freewheelers bike tour of Juneau. Details:

Saturday: Frank Maier Memorial and Douglas Island half marathon, 7 a.m. for 26.2 miles, 9 a.m. for 13.1 miles, Savikko Park in Douglas. Certified course. One-hour early starts are available for slow runners. Details: 586-6200.

Saturday: Keep the Pace walking club, 8:45 a.m. every Saturday, rain or shine, at Brotherhood Bridge Trail. Pedometers, water and snacks are available for club members. Free membership. Details: Christy, 364-4457 or christy.wallace@searhc.org.

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

Saturday-Monday: Juneau Freewheelers bike tour of Juneau. Eaglecrest Road, Douglas Bridge and Auke Village Recreation Area. Circuit course, hill climb 40K.

• Out & About is a listing of recreational activities. To have your group included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. They can also be faxed to (907) 586-3028 or e-mailed to nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline for publication is noon Thursday.


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