Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, August 24, 2004

Today

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

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Tuesday, 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Sports Fitness noon-1 p.m.; Career Launch 1-2 p.m.; Arts & Crafts 2-5 p.m.; and Skill Tech 2:30-4 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Dog Task Force Committee meeting, 12:15 p.m., downtown public library, large conference room. Details: Maggie, 586-0422.

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

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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

Summer Teen Health Clinics, 6-8 p.m. every Tuesday, Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Details: 586-2635.

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Sets may not be provided, so feel free to bring a set and board to play on. Rules taught if needed. Details: Brian, 790-1934.

Wednesday, Aug. 25

Juneau Retired Teachers meeting, 8 a.m., Parkshore Hall. Details: Jim, 586-6115.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Wednesday, 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; SMART Girls 1-2 p.m.; Open Gym 2-4 p.m.; Arts & Crafts 2-5 p.m.; and All Teen Lab 2-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

The Foraker Group presents three classes for nonprofit organizations, 12:30-2:30 p.m. The Basics of Money; 3-5 p.m. Building Relationships: Raising Sustainable Income; 6-8 p.m. "The Ask" and Stewardship; Vocational Training and Resource Center, 3239 Hospital Dr. Details: Karma, 1-877-834-5003.

Contract Bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

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

Thursday, Aug. 26

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Movie Tech 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sports Fitness 1-2 p.m.; and Special Field Trip 2:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Creating Fund Development Plans for Nonprofits, 12:30-4:30 p.m., Vocational Training and Resource Center, 3239 Hospital Dr. Details: Karma, 1-877-834-5003.

Alzheimer's Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m., The Bridge Adult Day Center, W. 12th Street. Details: Christy, 586-6044.

"Good Grief Walk," sponsored by Hospice & Home Care of Juneau, noon-1 p.m. every Thursday, HHCH office, on Harris St. between Fifth and Sixth Streets. A weekly opportunity for people to support one another on their journey through grief. Details: 463-6111.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Juneau Co-op Nursery Fall Parent Meeting, 6:30 p.m., Northern Lights Church. Details: Becky. 463-3742.

Friday, Aug. 27

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Open Gym 2-4 p.m.; and Big Movie 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth Street Suite 102.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Popcorn and a movie at Polaris House, 7-10 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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.



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