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AroundTown

Posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2003

Today

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: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

"Good Grief Walk" at Perseverance Trail sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, noon-1 p.m., meet at Hospice and Home Care of Juneau office, 419 Sixth St. Details: Mary, 463-6134.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House Arts and Drawing class, 3:30-5 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

JDHS Open House, 6-7:30 p.m., JDHS Commons. Come meet and greet children's teachers. Details: 523-1501.

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

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

Thursday, Sept. 18

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Trail of Time guided hikes, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily. Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.

School District Facilities Committee meeting, noon, central office. Details: 463-1750.

Soroptimist International of Juneau meeting, noon, the Salvation Army. The guest speaker topic is Montessori education in Juneau.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Public meeting of the School District and Consultant George E. Bundy and Associates, 7 p.m., JDHS library. Will discuss districtwide food services assessment for the Juneau School District. Details: 463-1750.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium. Live music, all dances taught, no partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, Sept. 19

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

Low Vision Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: SAIL, 586-4920.

SAIL Southeast Independent Living Older Blind Alaskan Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Learn from peers about Visual Impairment. Details: 586-4920.

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

Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Salmon Bake Dinner and Auction, 5-8 p.m., Gold Creek Salmon Bake. Tickets available. Details: 586-3350.

Hunter Education Course, 5:45 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. Sponsored by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Details: 465-4265.

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

• Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. They can also be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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