AROUND TOWN

Posted: Sunday, August 26, 2001

Today

Heavy Equipment Day, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Grants Plaza. Juneau Rotary Club in conjunction with International Union of Operating Engineers invite adults and kids of all ages to ride along with a trained operator.

Public Forum: "Let's Keep Talking," 1:30 p.m. video viewing and 4 p.m. discussions, KTOO Conference Center. A public forum and video viewing about end-of-life issues sponsored by Juneau End of Life Task Force, KTOO-TV and Alaska One. Details: 463-6472.

Democrat picnic, 12-4 p.m., Sandy Beach. The Democratic picnic features short speeches, long hot dogs, cold drinks and hot political discussions with your friends and neighbors. Sponsored by the Greater Juneau Democratic District Committee. Free for everyone. Details: Joe, 463-2624.

Monday, August 27

Free English as a second language classes, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Aug. 27-31, St. Vincent de Paul behind the Nugget Mall. Beginner to advanced, everyone is welcome. Details: 586-5718.

GED prep courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Aug. 27-31. St. Vincent de Paul behind the Nugget Mall. Come join our class and sharpen your basic skills. Details: 586-5718.

Helping children through divorce/separation workshop, 12-1 p.m., Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A." The free workshop is open to the public and is required for those seeking divorce or dissolution. Please do not bring children to the workshop. Details: 463-4755.

Dzantik'i Heeni Shot Clinic, 1-4 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. The middle school is offering shot clinics for hepatitis A and B. To receive shots, DZ students must come to the school accompanied by their parents, who should bring the student's immunization records. This is a free service. Details: 463-1899.

Assembly Committee of the Whole work session, 5 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

Free adult computer classes, 5:30-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau Women's Council, 5:30 p.m., Adult Education Center on Ferry Way. Anyone interested is welcome to attend. Details: 586-5278.

Tuesday, August 28

Quilting resource center, 12-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Dzantik'i Heeni Shot Clinic, 1-4 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. The middle school is offering shot clinics for hepatitis A and B. To receive shots, DZ students must come to the school accompanied by their parents, who should bring the student's immunization records. This is a free service. Details: 463-1899.

Free immunizations and sport physicals, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Teens entering grades 9-12 are eligible. Please call ahead of time to schedule an appointment. Details: 586-2635.

Building Code Advisory Committee, 5 p.m., Juneau Fire Hall classroom. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

Hospital Board of Directors, 5:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

MADD victims impact panel, 5:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: Cindy, 463-2562.

Planning Commission, 7 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

Southeast hemodialysis services meeting, 7 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 463-5704.

International Union of Operating Engineer's meeting, 7:30 p.m., 214 Franklin St. IUOE Local #302 will hold its monthly membership meeting. All members are encouraged to attend. Details: 586-3850.

Wednesday, August 29

Juneau Retired Teachers Association back to school brunch, 8:30 a.m., Parkshore Clubhouse. Please bring food to share. Details: Jim and Carroll, 586-6115.

Good Grief Walk, 12 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: 463-3113.

Free adult computer classes, 5:30-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Youth Activities Board, 5 p.m., City Hall Room 224. Details: Beth, 586-5278.

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