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Posted: Sunday, August 05, 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.

Widowed Persons Service monthly brunch, noon, Breakwater Restaurant. All widows and widowers invited. Details: Sue, 586-6424.

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

Community Shindig Hoe-down, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. An evening of upbeat music and dance entertainment. Sponsored by Cruising Square Dancers. Details: Paul, (352) 241-9886.

Monday, Aug. 6

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.

Back-to-school "Lunch to Go" fundraiser, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall second floor lunchroom. $8 donation. To support the Juneau Tlingit and Haida Community Council efforts to purchase and distribute free school supplies to children. Sponsored by Grandmas Inc.Details: Myrna, 463-7105.

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

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.

Juneau Explorers Week, 12:30-4:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Aug. 6-10. Registration required. $25 per day or $125 for the week. Details: Alysia, 586-3572.

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.

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.

Emblem Club monthly meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Jean, 463-3258.

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

Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Ken, 723-4450.

"Breastfeeding Success and Newborn Care and Infant Carseat Safety" class, 6-8 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. Free. Details:796-8422.

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.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2 meeting, 7 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Details: Tracey, 789-2493.

Assembly meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: www.juneau.org.

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.

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

"Open the Door to and Organized Closet" "Do-it-Herself" workshop, 7-8:30 p.m., Home Depot. Free.

Tuesday, Aug. 7

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

Juneau Alpine Club potluck and monthly meeting, 6 a.m., Auke Village Recreation Area main shelter. No glass. Details: Steve, 790-1900.

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.

"Drug Use and Abuse in the Workplace" class, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Juneau Empire Building, third floor conference room. Details: Jackie or Karen, 463-3789.

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.

Al-Anon Family Group Serenity meeting, noon-1 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. 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.

Juneau Explorers Week, 12:30-4:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Aug. 6-10. Registration required. $25 per day or $125 for the week. Details: Alysia, 586-3572.

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

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, downstairs at the Juneau Family Birth Center. All are welcome. Details: Shayna, 321-4121.

Wednesday, Aug. 8

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

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

"Write For Your Life" group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.



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