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Posted: Friday, August 22, 2003

Today

Organ Concert with Alice Branton, noon, State Office Building.

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

Juneau Raptor Center Wine-tasting Benefit, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Silverbow Inn. Tickets are $15, includes complimentary hors d'oeuvres. Details: Sandy, 586-2207.

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. 23

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

Vaccinate Juneau's Kids Coalition Super Shot Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Valley Medical Center, 3220 Hospital Drive. School children will not be allowed to attend classes in the Juneau School District if their immunizations are not up to date. For ages newborn to 18. Free.

Kids Day at the Glacier "Terrific Trees" by U.S. Forest Service Naturalist Linda Luers, 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.

Community Harvest Fair, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Juneau Community Garden, Montana Creek Road. There is a Farmer's Market, food, garden tours and family fun. Details: Pat, 790-4388 or Bonnie, 790-4718.

Stop Smoking Clinic, 3 p.m., Church of Latter-day Saints, 5100 Glacier Highway. Details: 586-5898.

Ruth W. Schmitz Memorial Service, 4 p.m., Auke Village Recreation Area. Provided by the Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship. A potluck picnic will follow. Details: Beverly, 790-4069.

Free tours of the Esperanza, 7-9 p.m., meet at the city dock at Marine Park. Sponsored by Greenpeace. No RSVP required. Wear comfortable shoes. Details: Nancy, (202) 257-7871.

Sunday, Aug. 24

Carnival Fund-raiser, noon-3 p.m., St. Paul's Church, 9055 Atlin Drive. Pie throwing, many kids activities, rent-a-servant and food. Details: Norma, 789-2271.

Free tours of the Esperanza, 2-5 p.m., meet at the city dock at Marine Park. Sponsored by Greenpeace. No RSVP required. Wear comfortable shoes. Details: Nancy, (202) 257-7871.

International Christian Youth Exchange Reunion, 6 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W 11th St. Say farewell to ICYE volunteers Jim and Corinne Griffin. Details: Linda, 789-2501.

Monday, Aug. 25

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.

High School Project Team meeting, noon, District Office Boardroom.

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, 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.

Juneau World Affairs Council "International Human Rights" by Regents Professor Paul Gordon Lauren, 6 p.m., Egan Library Classroom Wing, Room 221/222. A reception precedes at 5 p.m.

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

• 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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