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Posted: Thursday, August 02, 2001

Today

Volleyball clinic, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. Univeristy of Alaska Fairbanks head coach Phil Shoemaker will teach fundamental individual and team skills. For incoming 10th, 11th and 12th graders. $45 at the door. Details: Sandi, 463-1916.

Presentations and public testimonies on an Alaska gasline project, 4-6 p.m., Baranof Hotel. Sponsored by the Governor's Alaska Highway Natural Gas Policy Council. Details: Erika, (907) 269-0346.

Filmmaking workshop, 4-6 p.m., Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery 206 N. Franklin St. Emmy Award-winning producer Paul Devlin will conduct the two-day workshop. Cost is $15 a day. Details: 586-ARTS.

Americans With Disabilities Act Committee, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Laurie, 586-5278.

Bread Loaf Lecture Series, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Jeffrey Nunokawa of Princeton University will discuss "Oscar Wilde and the Fantasy of Disposable Desire." Professor Nunokawa teaches courses in Victorian novels and Fin de Siecle Literature. Details: 465-6434.

Local video showing, 7 p.m., Nickelodeon Theatre in the Emporium Mall. Come show your own video. Details: 586-ARTS.

Opening night "The Tempest," 7 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Tickets at Hearthside Books or at the door.

Friday, August 3

SEATrails, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

Volleyball clinic, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. UAF head coach Phil Shoemaker will teach fundamental individual and team skills. For incoming 10th-, 11th- and 12th-graders. $45 at the door. Details: Sandi, 463-1916.

Garden slide show, 7-8:30 p.m., Mount Roberts Tram Chilkat Theater. Renowned gardener Dan Hinkley will present show on "Beautiful Gardens Worldwide." Details: Donna, 364-3263.

Opening night "Crazy Corpus: a physical theatre odyssey," 7 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Tickets at Hearthside Books or at the door.

Concert in the Park, 7 p.m., Marine Park. Featuring Nicole Edwards, Jeff Tillinghast & Friends, and Juneau Joeys Clown Troupe. Details: 586-ARTS.

Stephen's Passage - Cross Sound Music Festival, 7:30 p.m., Northern Lights Church. Local musicians perform newly composed works. Tickets at Hearthside Books.

Saturday, August 4

Frank Maier Memorial Marathon & Half Marathon, 7 and 9 a.m., Savikko Park. Details: Ben, 586-8322.

Kids Day Program: Nature Journal Jive, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier's Covered Viewing Area. Forest Service Naturalist Kaia Henrickson will be presenting the program. This program will be held outside, please dress appropriately. Children ages 7-12 are invited to attend. Details: 789-6640.

Garden Tours, 1-4 p.m., various gardens around town. Southeast Master Gardeners are offering garden tours to benefit scholarships. Bring ticket to the Bill Ray Center or Cooperative Extension Office for map of garden locations. Tickets available at Hearthside Books for $10. Details: Susane, 364-2243.

Sunday, August 5

"Gastineau Channel Memories" Book Committee, 12-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Please pick up your books and pictures.

Garden Tours, 1-4 p.m., various gardens around town. Southeast Master Gardeners are offering garden tours to benefit scholarships. Bring ticket to the Bill Ray Center or Cooperative Extension Office for map of garden locations. Tickets available at Hearthside Books for $10. Details: Susane, 364-2243.

Monday, August 6

Moccasin Making for ages 7 to 15, 10-11:30 a.m. Aug. 6-Aug. 10, 217 5th St. 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.

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

Tlingit Storytelling, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 586-6231.

Lands Committee, 5 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

Human Resources Committee, 6 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.



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