AroundTown

Posted: Friday, August 15, 2003

Today

Organ Concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Special Human Resources Committee meeting on new liquor license for Nouveau Pizza, noon-1 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-0203.

"The Increased Risk of Falls: A Consequence of Vision Impairment," Older Alaskan Low Vision Group meeting, 1:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Independent Living (SAIL).

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.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7:30-10 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Saturday, Aug. 16

Rummage and Bake Sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Proceeds go to the senior high youth program. Details: 364-2408.

Southeast Road Runners Eaglecrest Run, 9 a.m., meet at the pullout just before first big hill on Eaglecrest Road. Registration starts at 8:15 a.m. Afternoon blueberry picking with Friends of Eaglecrest to follow. Details: 463-4400.

Tlingit Language Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited. Details: 586-9257.

Back-To-School Days KidCare Photo IDs, 10-4 p.m., Mendenhall Mall. Sponsored by the Juneau Rotary Club and the Nation Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Details: Sonja, 789-0940.

Saturday at the Garden: "Late Summer Primroses," 11 a.m., Juneau Community Garden Shelter, 05669 Montana Creek Road. Details: 364-2243.

Kids Day at the Glacier "The Ways of Bats," 11 a.m.-noon, covered viewing area in the first parking lot of the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 7-12. Details: Michelle, 789-6635.

Sunday, Aug. 17

Friends of Eaglecrest Blueberry Pancake Brunch, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Channel Bowl Cafe. Also a Farmer's Market with live music and a Blueberry Culinary Contest and auction from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Details: 463-4400.

Monday, Aug. 18

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

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

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building room 541. Public invited. Details: Britt Gibson, 364-2222.

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

Special Assembly meeting on new liquor license for Nouveau Pizza, 5-5:15 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-0203.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Finance Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Administrative Boardroom. Details: 796-8900.

Human Rights Commission meeting, 5:30 p.m., City Hall Room 224. Details: Dean, 789-0413.

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

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

• 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@juneau-empire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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