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Posted: Friday, September 07, 2007

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Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

"Welcome to the World of Computers" class, 10 a.m.-noon, The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Storytime plus crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Introduction to keyboarding open lab, 1-2 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Seminar by Alaska marine ecologist Michelle Ridgeway, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building Room 221. Details: 796-6447.

Book signing with "Strong Man: A Tlingit Story" author Ishmael Hope, 4:30-7 p.m., Hearthside Books, downtown. Details: 586-1726.

Affordable Housing Commission meeting, 5:15 p.m., downtown library.

Mountain Music Fest, 6-10 p.m., Mount Robert's Tramway. $10, includes tram ride. Details: 463-3412.

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. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

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

"Misery is Optional" Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m. every Friday, call for location. Details: Toni, 209-8664.

Saturday, Sept. 8

Keep the Pace walking club, 8:45 a.m. every Saturday, rain or shine, at Brotherhood Bridge Trail. Pedometers, water and snacks are available for club members. Free membership. Earn special points for Eagles vs. Ravens Wellness Challenge, which ends Sept. 30. Details: Christy, 364-4457 or christy.wallace@searhc.org.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Dads and Babies Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 Third St. For dads and their babies, 0-3 years old. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

"Tiling Floors and Walls" clinic, 11 a.m., Home Depot. Free.

Responsible Dog Ownership Day celebration, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: www.gratefuldogsofjuneau.org/RDO or George, 586-3849.

Juneau Duck Derby, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Rotary Park, on Riverside Drive. Details: Bill, b.peters@alaskausa.org.

Theatre in the Rough "The Three Musketeers" auditions, 1-4 p.m., old Elks Hall. Details: 364-3858.

Juneau Dance Unlimited "Nutcracker" auditions, 1:30-1:30 p.m., Juneau Dance Unlimited studio, 8420 Airport Blvd. For dancers 8 years and older. Details: 463-5327.

Sons of Norway potluck and presentation about Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Program will lead up to a concert of Grieg's music on Oct. 6. Details: Dave, 789-2857 or 790-3038.

Gaming night for teens, 6-9 p.m., downtown public library. Details: Amelia, 586-5303.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Sunday, Sept. 9

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders wellness walk, 1 p.m., Breeze In parking lot, Douglas. Meet at noon for a 1 p.m. walk across the Juneau-Douglas Bridge. Park in the parking lot across the roundabout from Breeze In. Details: Norene, 463-6670 or 364-4445.

"Set Sail for the Symphony" wildlife cruise, 4 p.m., Auke Bay Harbor. Tickets $40 at Hearthside Books. A benefit for the Juneau Symphony. Details:586-4676.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Monday, Sept. 10

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Mendenhall Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

"Welcome to the World of Computers" class, 10 a.m.-noon, The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details:463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Diabetes Support Group, 1-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Linda, 796-8691.

Introduction to keyboarding open lab, 1-2 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30 p.m. every Monday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; Lego robotics 4-5 p.m.; Keystone Club 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Introduction to Microsoft Word" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

Emblem Club monthly meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Jean, 463-3258.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

Children and families support group, 6-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Registration required. Details: Jean, 463--6134.



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