Around Town

Posted: Sunday, August 24, 2003

Today

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.

Airport Board meeting on FAA grant and subsequent hearing by the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly for the Environmental Impact Study, noon, Airport terminal Aurora Room first floor. Details: 789-7821.

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.

Assembly Lands Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly chambers.

Assembly Human Resources Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly chambers.

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.

Regular Assembly meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly chambers.

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.

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.

Tuesday, Aug. 26

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th Street. TOPS is a nonprofit weight-loss support group. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: 586-6738.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors meeting, 5:15 p.m., Administrative Boardroom. Details: 796-8900.

"Sin Night" with Matt Felix, 5:15-6 p.m., Centennial Hall. A Men's Health Forum about halting alcohol, drug and tobacco use, abuse and addiction. Details: John, 789-2181 or PeggyAnn, 586-3540.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

Skateboard Task Force meeting, 6 p.m., City Hall Conference Room 224.

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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