Posted: Friday, September 01, 2000


Special Seminar: Australian Fisheries Research, 3:30 p.m., Anderson Bldg., room 221, 11275 Glacier Highway. Hosted by Alex Wells, project manager, Fisheries Research & Development Corp., Australian Capital Territory. Childcare and lunch provided.

Parents Anonymous group meeting for Spanish-speaking people, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal, 790-4102.

Saturday Sept. 2

Cancer runs, Mendenhall River School. The 5K Prostate Cancer Run for men begins at 8 a.m. and includes a two-mile walk. Fee: $12 for adults, $8 for kids. The 5K Beat the Odds: A Women's Race Against Breast Cancer begins at 9 a.m. and includes a two-mile walk. Fee: $15 ages 14-up, $10 under 13.

Free introduction to Synchronized swimming workshop. 10:30 a.m.-noon. Augustus Brown Pool. Hosted by the Juneau Aurora Knights Synchronized Swimming Team. 586-TAIT.

Juneau Alpine Club event, Heintzleman Ridge to Nugget Peak. This two-day, 11-mile event requires a high energy-level output. Ice ax, crampons and camping gear are required. Info: Bill, 789-3008.

Friends of Recycling will NOT be accepting glass any longer. No one should leave any glass at the site as the crusher is disconnected. (A glass crusher is being installed at Waste Management landfill and will be free to residential users beginning Sept. 2). Info: Cindy, 585-5252, or Glen, 780-7800.

Monday Sept. 4

Toddler Play Time, 2:30-4 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building, hospital classroom. For toddlers ages 1 to 3 years and their parents. A play group for toddlers and support group for their parents. Call Bartlett Beginnings at 586-8424.

Juneau T&H Community Council Bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Call 463-5680.

Tuesday Sept. 5

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Juneau Job Center Workshop, 10 a.m.-noon, Glacier View Room, third floor. Topic: Labor Research and Analysis with Brynn Keith.

Breast Feeding Support Group, 11:30-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Call Colena 789-1670.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center, sponsored by Southeast Senior Services. Call Betty, 789-7236.

St. Ann's Care Center Eden Alternative open house, 2-4 p.m., St. Ann's Care Center, 415 6th St. The Eden Alternative teaches to return our elders to a "Life Worth Living" by bringing them back into contact with plants, animals and children. Everyone invited. Call Val, 586-3883.

Free Youth Health Services, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Zach Gordon Center. For youth going into 9th through 12th grades. Parents or guardians must sign waiver. 586-5305.

FreeEvening Computer Classes, 4:15-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Topic: Intro to Word 2000, Parts 1-8.

Parenting Group for Parents of Special Needs Children, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent De Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. 790-4102.

Step Aerobics Class, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 96 Whittier. Free. 463-6846.

lpine Club Meeting, 7 p.m., Turley home, 1136 Slim Williams Way. Info: 789-7058.

Alaska Native Brotherhood Bingo, 7:30 p.m., ANB Hall..

Wednesday, Sept. 6

English as a Second Language Class, 8-9:30 a.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. 586-5718.

Juneau Parks and Recreation Wednesday Adult Hike, call 586-5226 for destination and meeting time. Bring food and water, warm layers of clothes and rubber boots or waterproof hiking boots. No firearms or dogs. (Ongoing)

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. (Ongoing)

Senior Exercise Class, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 12th Street. 789-5453. (Ongoing)

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Support Group, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., AWARE Shelter. Crisis intervention, education, life skills and support. (Ongoing)

Step Aerobics Class, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 96 Whittier. Free. 463-6846. (Ongoing)

Juneau Bridge Club, 7 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Ave. 789-7218. (Ongoing)

Thursday, Sept. 7

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. (Ongoing)

Life Ring, A Support Group For Women, 11-3 p.m., basement of the Cathedral of the Nativity at 5th and Gold. All women invited to learn new skills, interests and meet other women. Lunch provided. 364-2131. (Ongoing)

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administration building classroom. A class and support group for parents of babies from birth to 12 months. No need to register. Call Bartlett Beginnings, 586-8424. (Ongoing)

Alaska Youth Choir, 4-7 p.m., Northern Light United Church (400 W. 11th). Parent must accompany child at auditions. Info, or to schedule an alternate time for an audition, call music director Missouri Smyth, 780-5225. (Ongoing)

Parents Anonymous Meeting, a safe place to talk with other parents, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Free dinner and childcare provided. 790-4102. (Ongoing)

Mendenhall Lake Campground Campfire Program, 7 p.m., near Skaters Cabin. Variety of programs will be presented by Forest Service naturalists. Free. 789-6640. (Ongoing)

Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 South Franklin St. Doors open at 6 p.m. (Ongoing)

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