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, Aug. 29
First day of school.
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.
New parents group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive 2nd floor. Sponsored by the Juneau Family Birth Center. This week's topic is "The Cloth Diaper Alternative." Details: Ami, 586-1203.
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.
Childcare licensing orientation, 7-9 p.m., 150 3rd St. Suite 107. Sponsored by the State Department of Education on Early Development. This is required for all new child-care providers. Details: Jenny, 465-4547.
Thursday, Aug. 30
Kids beading circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads at 217 5th St. Details: Salty, 463-3200.
Docks & Harbors Board of Directors meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Saturday, Sept. 1
Beat the Odds 10th Annual Race, 9 a.m., Mendenhall River School. The 5 kilometer run/2 mile walk will benefit the race against breast cancer. The first 600 to register will receive T-shirts. Registration available at Foggy Mountain Shop, Juneau Racquet Clubs and the Nugget Alaskan Outfitter. Or register online at www.active.com.
2001 Rum Cup Sailboat Regatta, starts at 10:30 a.m., race from Mayflower Island to Taku Harbor. There is a mandatory skippers meeting at 8 a.m. today at the Harbormaster's Office in Aurora Harbor. Details: John 364-4463.
Kids Program: Sensational Salmon, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. The program will introduce kids to the life cycle of salmon. They will also learn what they can do to help keep streams healthy. Children ages 7 to 12 are invited to attend. Details: 789-6640.
Sunday, Sept. 2
Artistic grant. Grant applications are now available from the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council. Details: 586-ARTS.
Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. Or they can be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is 12 p.m. the previous day.