Around Town

Posted: Friday, August 30, 2002

Today

Polaris House Snack & a Movie, 7-10 p.m., Polaris House Self-Help Peer Support Center. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Friday Night Concert in Marine Park, 7 p.m., Marine Park. Details: 586-ARTS.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, August 31

Prostate Cancer Run, 8 a.m., Mendenhall River Community School. Details: John and Peggy Ann, 789-2181 or 586-3641.

Beat the Odds Women's Race Against Cancer, 9 a.m., Mendenhall River Community School. Details: George, 789-3178.

Juneau Community Garden Association Harvest Fair, noon-4 p.m., Community Garden on Montana Creek Road. Farmers' Market opens at 11 a.m. Details: Linda, 586-2546.

Polaris House Self-Help Peer Support Center, 1-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Hike at the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area, 2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier. Meet at the flagpoles for a guided hike. Details: 789-6640.

Tlingit Language Class, 2:30-4 p.m., Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Free.

Juneau Singles Tour and Tasting Party, 4 p.m., Alaskan Brewing Co. Dinner to follow at Donna's or Vito and Nick's. Details: 364-3580.

Helping Hands Auction and Dinner, 5 p.m. (auction at 6 p.m.), Church of Christ, 8755 Trinity Drive. Details: 789-4390.

Teri Tibbett Retrospective Concert, 7:30 p.m., the Back Room at the Silverbow. Photos and slides from 26 years in Alaska.

Sunday, September 1

Special Olympics Juneau Bowling League begins today, 11 a.m., Channel Bowl. $6 per week. Details: 780-7850.

Juneau Community Planet Walk opening celebration, noon, Twin Lakes. Details: Michael, 586-3034.

Hike at the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area, 2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier. Meet at the flagpoles for a guided hike. Details: 789-6640.

Monday, September 2

Polaris House Self-Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Hike at the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area, 2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier. Meet at the flagpoles for a guided hike. Details: 789-6640.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Tuesday, September 3

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

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. TOPS is a nonprofit weight-loss support group. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

Polaris House Self-Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

StoryTime at Hearthside Books, 11-11:30 a.m., Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall. Stories read aloud from books for ages 3 to 5. Free. Parents must remain in the bookstore during StoryTime. Details: Susan, 789-2750.

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

Hike at the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area, 2 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier. Meet at the flagpoles for a guided hike. Details: 789-6640.

Tax Depreciation Schedule Task Force meeting, 3:30 p.m., Juneau Empire Building 3rd Floor Conference Room. Details: 586-5240.

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

Gastineau Philatelic Society pot luck and show and tell, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Virginia, 364-3188, or Ted, 586-6785.



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