Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Today

Sound off on the important issues at

Bartlett Regional Hospital Executive Committee meeting, 7 a.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center, board room. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Microsoft Public Sector Developer Conference, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Alaska Permanent Fund Corp., 801 W. 10th St. Details: Julie, v-jhend@microsoft.com.

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

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

"Write For Your Life" group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

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

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

Storytime plus crafts, 11 a.m., downtown library.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Planning Committee meeting, noon, Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center, board room. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Glacier Valley Rotary Club meeting, noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.

Historic Resources Advisory Committee meeting, noon, Marine View Center, Room 426. Subject is the city historic preservation working lunch. Public invited.

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

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 789-8884.

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, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Arts and crafts 2:30-5 p.m.; power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; smart kids 4-5 p.m.; guest speakers 4-5 p.m. on alternate weeks; digital arts 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.

Wetlands Review Board Airport Expansion Project site visit, 5:15 p.m., Glacier Fire Station parking lot, Yandukin Drive. The public is invited.

Al-Anon Douglas Serenity Seekers, 5:15-6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Douglas United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

"Ethan Casey, Alive and Well in Pakistan" presentation, 5:30 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council.

"Parenting Your 3 to 6-year-old" class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

African Children's Choir performance, 6:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Free. Details: www.afrianchildrenschoir.com or (212) 572-0760.

Water walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

Friends of Recycling monthly meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., downtown library. Details: 780-4212.

Airport Board monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Juneau International Airport, Aurora Room. Details: 789-7821 or www.juneau.org/airport/meetings.php.

Historic Resources Advisory Committee meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Strategy workshop for Historic District Standards Revision. Public invited.

National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group, 7 p.m., Polaris House, 434 Willoughby Place. Details: Susan, 789-4814.

Children's Writers Group, 7-9 p.m., downtown library large conference room. Sponsored by the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Details: Dordie, (907) 736-2311 or dordiecarter@yahoo.com.

Rosh Hoshanah begins, 7:10 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. With Northern lights at 7 p.m. Details: 586-1517.

Thursday, Sept. 13

Prostate cancer screenings, call for appointment, office of Dr. Michael Singsaas. Free. Sponsored by Alaska Urological Associates. Details: 586-5656.

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Storytime plus crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 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.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Wetlands Review Board special meeting regarding the Airport Expansion Project, 5:15 p.m., City Hall conference room. The public is invited.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Veterans for Peace Chapter No. 100 monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: John, 586-4409.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Presentation concerning the temporary siting of an AN/TPY-2 radar at Lena Point, 6-7 p.m., National Guard Armory, 123000 Mendenhall Loop Road. Sponsored by the Missile Defense Agency - Alaska Region. Details: Ralph, (907) 384-1424.

Childbirth preparation class, 6:15-8:45 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. Free. Details: 796-8422.

"What You Always Wanted to Know About Chemicals in Foods But Were Afraid to Eat" lecture by Dr. Bob Bates, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Library classroom center, Room 112. Part of a lecture series sponsored by the American Chemical Society. Details: Lawrence, 789-6016.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, Sept. 14

Native American flutist Morgan Fawcett and violinist Arvel Bird concert, 9:15 a.m., Yaakoosgé Daakahídi Alternative High School. Details: Norene, 463-6670 or 364-4445.

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.

Gastineau Channel Senior Centers Advisory Committee meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center.



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