Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, August 05, 2003

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th Street. TOPS is a nonprofit weight-loss support group. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

Pipeline Skateboard and In-Line Skate Clinic, 10-1 p.m. Pipeline Skate park. $15. Ages 6 -14. Details: Kristi 586-0456.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

JDHS Teen Health Clinic, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Details: Kristi, 586-0456 or 586-2635.

The Columbia River Organ Club Concert, 4:30-5:30 p.m., State Office Building.

Tsimshian Language Classes, 5:30 p.m., University of Alaska Campus. Details: www.dumbaaldum.org.

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

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5226.

Cribbage, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Clown Dinner for National Clown Week, 6:30 p.m., Mi Casa. Details: Jeff, 463-6425.

Friends of Recycling monthly meeting, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m., Downtown Library, small conference room. Details: 364-2536.

Wednesday, Aug. 6

Pipeline Skateboard and In-Line Skate Clinic, 10-1 p.m. Pipeline Skate park. $15. Ages 6 -14. Details: Kristi 586-0456.

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

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

"Good Grief Walk" at Perseverance Trail sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, noon-1 p.m., meet at Hospice and Home Care of Juneau office, 419 Sixth St. Details: Mary, 463-6134.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Joint Conference Committee meeting, 12:15 p.m., Administrative Boardroom. Details: 796-8900.

Polaris House Arts and Drawing class, 3:30-5 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Tsimshian Language Classes, 5:30 p.m., University of Alaska Campus. Details: www.dumbaaldum.org.

Water Walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

ANS Camp 70 meeting, 7 p.m., T & H Housing Authority ground floor conference room, 5446 Jenkins Drive. Old, new and prospective members welcome. Details: Jackie, 465-3942.

Thursday, Aug. 7

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Trail of Time guided hikes, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily. Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.

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

National Clown Week Lunch in Costume, noon, Douglas Senior Center. Details: Jeff, 463-6425.

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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