Posted: Wednesday, September 13, 2000

Friday, Sept. 15

* Juneau-Douglas Crimson Bears football vs. Service Cougars: 7 p.m. at Adair-Kennedy Memorial Field.

* Juneau-Douglas Crimson Bears volleyball vs. Ketchikan:

At the high school's auxiliary gym. Junior varsity match at -- p.m. ; varsity at -- p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 16

* Juneau-Douglas Crimson Bears volleyball vs. Ketchikan:

At the high school's auxiliary gym. Junior varsity match at -- p.m. ; varsity at -- p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 17

* Juneau Alpine Club Hawthorne Peak climb: 11-mile round-trip climb. Ice ax and crampons required. Info: Dave Lefebvre, 586-6672.


Open Gyms

* Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School: Adult volleyball/basketball open gyms, cost is $4. Sunday, 9/17 and Fridays, 9/15 and 9/22. All times from 7-9 p.m. Volleyball/basketball court rentals available Saturday mornings. Info: Community Schools, 463-1700, ext. 325.

* Open Badminton Gym: Every Friday from 7-9 p.m. at Gastineau School until Oct. 13. All skill levels welcome. Cost $2.50 per person; $5 for families. Info: David, 586-3070 eves.

* Open Badminton Gym: Mondays and Thursdays from 8-10 p.m. at Auke Bay School gym starting Sept. 18. All skill levels encouraged to attend. Info: Theresa Walden, 790-2499.



* Glacier Swim Club tryouts and registration: Tryouts for all ages classes from 8-9:30 a.m. at Augustus Brown Pool; registration from 8-11 a.m. at the Juneau-Douglas High School commons. Info: Gary Crowe, 586-0471.

* Hunter Safety Course: The Territorial Sportsmen, 4-H, Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the Alaska State Troopers offer the Alaska Hunter Education Course. Class covers firearms safety, outdoor survival, conservation, ethics and law. Required for anyone under 16 to hunt on the Mendenhall wetlands. Graduates earn hunter education certificate recognized throughout North America. Class begins 5:45 p.m., Friday, Sept. 15; continues Saturday from 9 a.m-3 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Info: 465-4267.

* Soccer coaching classes: The Juneau Soccer Club is sponsoring "E" and "D" level coaching classes beginning Sept. 18. Courses are part of U.S. Soccer Federation's coaching curriculum. State E license course runs Sept. 18, 20 and 22 from 6-8 p.m. at Floyd Dryden Middle School and Sept. 23 from 9-5 p.m. at Melvin Park. Cost is $70 per person. State D license course runs Sept. 24 from 9-5 p.m. at Adair-Kennedy Field and Sept. 25, 27 and 29 from 6-9 p.m. at Floyd Dryden Middle School. Cost is $120 per person. Info: Rod Flynn, 364-3772.

* Midnight Suns Fastpitch Softball tryouts: Sunday, Sept. 17 at Riverbend School. Tryout times are: age 10-under -- 1 p.m.; 12-under -- 2:30 p.m.; 14-under -- 4 p.m.; 16-under -- 5:30 p.m.; 18-under -- 5:30 p.m. Ages are as of July 31, 2001. Make-up tryouts will be held at 6:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 18, at Riverbend School. Info: Tim Adair, 789-4690 or 465-2470, or Dave Massey 789-9896.

* Juneau Youth Wrestling Club registration: Thursday, Sept. 14 from 6-7:30 p.m. at 8345 Old Dairy Road. This club is for youth ages 5-16 who would like to learn or improve wrestling skills and have fun. Bring copy of birth certificate. Cost $50. Financial assistance available. Info: Bob Mahon, 789-3477.

* Volunteer basketball coaches needed for Juneau Parks and Recreation 2000 youth season. Pre-season begins Sept. 25; games run Oct. 7-Dec. 9. Volunteer applications available at P&R office. Info: Myiia Whistler, 586-5226 or at Myiia_Whistler@

* Pee Wee Youth Basketball Program coordinator needed. Pee Wees are age 6-7 year old boys and girls who participate in Saturday skills clinics. Program runs from Oct. 7-Dec. 16. Info: Myiia Whistler, 586-5226 or at

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