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Posted: Friday, August 11, 2000

Today

English as a Second Language Class, 8-9:30 a.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. 586-5718.

Senior Exercise Class, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 12th Street. 789-5453.

Parents Anonymous Group Meeting for Parents of Special Needs Children, 11:30 -1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. 790-4012. Childcare and lunch provided.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce Lunch, noon.

Season Finale Concert in the Park, 7 p.m., Marine Park.

T&H Community Council Bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. 463-5680.

Parents Anonymous Meeting in Spanish, a safe place to talk with other parents, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Free dinner and childcare provided. 790-4102.

AFS Exchange Students Arrive, from Portugal, France and Brazil via Alaska Airlines, 8:19 p.m., Flight 70. Contact Jane at 586-6862.

Saturday, Aug. 12

Parks and Recreation Saturday Hike, Wear warm clothes, waterproof hiking or rubber boots and bring food and water. No dogs or firearms.

Montana Creek Trail Hike, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., meet at the footbridge at the end of Montana Creek Road. Sponsored by Mendenhall Watershed Partnership. 586-3141.

Friends of Recycling Glass Crushing, 9-11 a.m., DOT lot at 7 mile of Glacier Highway.

Harry Potter Party, 10-noon, downtown library. Harry Potter trivia contest with prizes, indoor Muggle quidditch match, food and more.

Free immunizations, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Valley Medical Care Center, 3220 Hospital Drive. Shots available for newborn to 18-year-olds. No appointments necessary. 586-8413 or 465-3353.

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Kids program at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, 11 a.m.-noon. Topic is ``Awesome Ice.'' Children ages 7 to 12 are invited to attend, children under 7 are welcome with adult supervision. Bring raingear and rubber boots. 789-6440.

Multiple Sclerosis Self-Help Group monthly meeting, 1 p.m., Travelodge Banquet Room. Call Nancy at 586-1701 or Mary at 789-0691.

Free Step Aerobics Class, 4-5 p.m., Zach Gordon Center. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Health Promotion Dept. To sign up, call Andrea at 463-5846.

Alaska Native Brotherhood Camp No. 2 Bingo, 7:30 p.m., ANB Hall, 320 W. Willoughby Ave., Tuesdays and Saturdays.

AFS Exchange Students Arrive, from Costa Rica, Chile, Germany and Japan, 8:19 p.m., Flight 70. Contact Jane 586-6862.

Sunday, Aug. 13

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Pot Luck Picnic, 11 a.m., Cope Park. Call Connie at 586-3694.

Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 S. Franklin Street. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 14

Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m.-noon, Thunder Mountain Academy, 3017 Clinton Dr. The school, sponsored by Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church (WELS), is open to all children ages 3 through fifth grade and continues through Friday, Aug. 18. 790-4267.

English as a Second Language Class, 8-9:30 a.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. 586-5718.

Taku Toastmasters, noon, Federal Building, Room 541, Improve your public speaking skills. Visitors welcome. Call Maxine, 586-9249.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Foundation monthly meeting: Noon, Administrative Building board room. Board of trustees hosts meeting open to public. 789-4980.

Senior Exercise Class, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center,895 West 12th Street. 789-5453.

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpoles at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Toddler Time, 2:30-4 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building, hospital classroom. For toddlers ages 1 to 3 years and their parents. A play group for toddlers and support group for their parents. Call Bartlett Beginnings at 586-8424.

Parent Anonymous Meeting,, free parenting group, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Snack Provided. 790-4102.

Parents Anonymous Meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., Children's Community Center, 211 Cordova, Douglas. Child care and dinner provided. 790-4102.

Mendenhall Lake Campground Campfire Program, 7 p.m., near Skaters Cabin. Variety of programs will be presented by Forest Service naturalists. Free. 789-6640.

Juneau T&H Community Council Bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Call 463-5680.

Tuesday, Aug. 15

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Breast Feeding Support Group, 11:30-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Call Colena 789-1670.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center, sponsored by Southeast Senior Services. Call Betty, 789-7236.

Elementary and Middle School new student registration, 1-7 p.m. at the new school your child will be attending. Bring immunization record and birth certificate.

Free Youth Health Services, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Zach Gordon Center. For youth going into ninth grade through 12th grade. Parents or guardians need to sign a waiver. 586-5305.

Juneau Women's Council Meeting, 5:15 p.m., Valley Library conference room.

Foster Care training and orientation: 7-9 p.m., DFYS conference room, first floor, Vintage Business Park (across from Carrs). 465-1659.

Capital City Emergency Planning Committee, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. The committee will make its recommendation on CBJ Resolution 2040, which would allow the donation of Capital City Fire and Rescue's surplus dive equipment to Southeast Alaska Aquatic Safety (SEAS). The non-profit diver's group would take over the responsibility from city of recovering drowning victims. 586-2820.

Parenting Group for Parents of Special Needs Children, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent De Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. 790-4102.

Step Aerobics Class, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 96 Whittier. Free. 463-6846.

Mendenhall Refuge Citizen Advisory Group, 7 p.m., Alaska Department of Fish and Game headquarters. Monthly meeting is held in the commissioners conference room, second floor. 789-5472.

Alaska Native Brotherhood Bingo, 7:30 p.m., ANB Hall.

Wednesday Aug. 16

English as a Second Language Class, 8-9:30 a.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. 586-5718.

Juneau Parks and Recreation Wednesday Adult Hike, call 586-5226 for destination, meeting time and trailhead location. Bring food and water, wear warm layers of clothes and rubber boots or waterproof hiking boots. No firearms or dogs.

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Senior Exercise Class, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 12th Street. 789-5453.

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Support Group, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., AWARE Shelter. Crisis intervention, education, life skills and support.

Rally registration, 1-7 p.m., register at the school site where your child will be enrolling. The before and after school child care program is for children ages 5-12. 463-1975.

Step Aerobics Class, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 96 Whittier. Free. 463-6846.

Juneau Bridge Club, 7 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Ave. 789-7218.

Juneau Hospice meeting, 7:15 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. A talk on hospice services for people dying. Open to all; hosted by Mt. Juneau AARP No. 865.

Thursday, Aug. 17

Juneau-Douglas High School new student registration, 9 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m.

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Life Ring, A Support Group For Women, 11-3 p.m., basement of the Cathedral of the Nativity at 5th and Gold. All women invited to learn new skills, interests and meet other women. Lunch provided. 364-2131.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administration building classroom. A class and support group for parents of babies from birth to 12 months. No need to register. Call Bartlett Beginnings, 586-8424.

Parents Anonymous Meeting, a safe place to talk with other parents, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Free dinner and childcare provided. 790-4102.

Mendenhall Lake Campground Campfire Program, 7 p.m., near Skaters Cabin. Variety of programs will be presented by Forest Service naturalists. Free. 789-6640.

Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 South Franklin Street. Doors open at 6 p.m.



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