Aldersgate Lutheran Church prayer times, 7 a.m. and noon for today, Thursday and Friday.
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church services, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Fifth and Gold Street. Services every hour today.
Public Works & Facilities Committee, noon, Assembly chambers. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Juneau Neighbors, noon, DEC building second floor on Willoughby Avenue. A new group of Neighborhood Association representatives. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Good Grief Walk, noon, Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: 463-3113.
Juneau Chess Club, 4:30-7 p.m., downtown library. Details: Brian, 790-1934.
Juneau World Affairs Council, 6 p.m., Dimond Court Building first floor. Bill Howe will speak on "The Rise of the Tamil Terrorist Organization."
North Douglas Neighborhood Association, 6:30-8:45 p.m., Douglas library. Agenda include discussion about Harbor Extension. Details: 463-3532.
AWANA clubs first meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., Auke Bay Bible Church. Details: 789-9318.
Foot care presentation, 7-9 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Room 204. Sponsored by the Juneau Diabetes Association. Details: Don, 463-8649.
Airport Board meeting, canceled.
Juneau-Douglas High School open house, 7:30 p.m., JDHS commons. This is an opportunity to meet teachers and visit your students' school environment. Details: Lisa, 789-9116.
Thursday Sept. 13
Juneau Commission on Aging, 9:30-11 a.m., City Hall Room 224. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
JDHS parent discussion group, noon-1 p.m., JDHS library. Agenda include electing a parent to the Teen Health Board and the Crisis Committee. Details: Lisa, 789-9116.
Juneau Garden Club, 1 p.m., Douglas library. Details: Donna, 364-3263.
Kids beading circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads at 217 5th St. Details: Salty, 463-3200.
Juneau International Relations Advisory Committee, 5 p.m., downtown library. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Seminar: Writing a Business Plan, 6-9 p.m., Juneau SBDC. Juneau Empire building. Details: 463-3789.
Childbirth preparation, 6:15-8:25 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 586-8424.
Asthma and allergy support group, 6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital. Dr. Charles Jackson is the speaker. Details: Cathy, 789-7936.
Adult beading circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place at 415 Willoughby. First circle of autumn. Details: Salty, 463-3220.
Lena Extended Neighborhood Association, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Mall conference room. Residents of the Point Lena area will discuss CBJ's Environmental Assessment. Details: Tom, 789-2870.
Juneau Audubon Society meeting, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Kim Titus will present results from his 10-year study of the Queen Charlotte Goshawk population. Details: 586-2597.
Contra dance, 7:30 p.m., Old Capital School gym. Live music with Juneau's The Jig is Up. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Details: 463-3214.
Friday Sept. 14
Juneau Economic Development Council, noon, 612 Willoughby Ave. Suite A. Details: Beth, 586-5278.
Organ concert, noon, State Office Building. Performance by Alice Branton.
Seminar: Economic Base and the New "Economy" in Southeast Alaska, 3:30 p.m., 11275 Glacier Highway Room 221. Dr. Guy Robertson from the U.S. Forest Service will speak.
Forum on homelessness, 7 p.m., Northern Light Church. To inform the community of various street issues. In attendance will be mayor Sally Smith, police chief Mel Personnett and Lt. Gov. Fran Ulmer. Details: Linda, 586-6167.
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.