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Posted: Thursday, August 16, 2007

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Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Alaska Youth Choir Summer Sing Music Camp, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Church. Registration required. Details: 523-6025 or 957-1608.

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Storytime plus crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Dementia Support Group, noon, Mendenhall Valley Senior Center. Details: Susan, 596-6044.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 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.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Basics of Relief Printmaking" class with Sarah Conarro, 4-8 p.m., The Canvas, 223 Seward St., downtown. $30, plus $10 materials fee. Details: 586-6044.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Juneau Raptor Center monthly board meeting, 6:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library conference room. Details: Pat, 364-3389.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, Aug. 17

Alaska Youth Choir Summer Sing Music Camp, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Church. Registration required. Details: 523-6025 or 957-1608.

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

Storytime plus crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Parent and tot skating lessons, 11-11:30 a.m. Fridays, Treadwell Arena.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2 food sale, noon, Salvation Army Church.

Lemon Creek recreation discussion, noon, Mendenhall Valley library meeting room. Details: Sara Chambers, 209-4382.

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

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Low Vision Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: SAIL, 586-4920.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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

Class of 1967 40th reunion cocktail party, 7 p.m., Island Pub in Douglas. $15. Details: John, jtlogan@alaska.com.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

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

"Misery is Optional" Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m. every Friday, call for location. Details: Toni, 209-8664.

Saturday, Aug. 18

Keep the Pace walking club, 8:45 a.m. every Saturday, rain or shine, at Brotherhood Bridge Trail. Pedometers, water and snacks are available for club members. Free membership. Earn special points for Eagles vs. Ravens Wellness Challenge, which ends Sept. 30. Details: Christy, 364-4457 or christy.wallace@searhc.org.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Dads and Babies Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 Third St. For dads and their babies, 0-3 years old. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Herbert Glacier Trail 10K run, 10 a.m., Herbert Glacier trailhead. Hospice & Home Care of Juneau fundraiser sponsored by Southeast Road Runners. All registrants get a T-shirt. There will be snacks and prizes, including a Temsco Helicopter flight for two. Pre-register until 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, JRC The Alaska Clubs, Pavitt Health and Fitness, Nugget Alaskan Outfitter, Foggy Mountain, Hospice offices, Fitness Essentials and Curves. Register on day of race at 9:15 a.m. at the trailhead. Details: Lori Yorba, tlyorba@gci.net or 463-3987.

"Wireless Networking and Innovative Solutions for Your Home," clinic, 10 a.m., Home Depot. Free.

"Intro to Embossing" class with Sarah Conarro, 10-11 a.m., The Canvas, 223 Seward St., downtown. $10, plus $5 materials fee. Details: 586-6044.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Sunday, Aug. 19

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Knights of Columbus Bishop Kenny Council Brunch, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Paul's Catholic Church. $10 for a family; $4 for individual.

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.

Class of 1967 40th picnic, 1 p.m., Sandy Beach small shelter. Details: John, jtlogan@alaska.com.

Juneau Student Symphony Pops concert, 7 p.m., Marine Park, downtown. Details: Rick, 723-3564.

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

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