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Posted: Tuesday, September 19, 2000

Today

Free Evening Computer Classes, 4:15-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Topic: Intro to Word 2000, Parts 1-8. Spaces assigned on first-come, first-served basis.

Social Service Advisory Board Meeting, 5-7 p.m., Downtown Library.

Juneau Docks and Harbors Operations Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbormaster's Office.

Parents Anonymous, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Snack provided. 790-4102..

Juneau Women's Council Meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Valley Library Conference Room. zantik'i Heeni Middle School Open House, 5:30-7 p.m.

Eaglecrest Board of Directors annual meeting, 6 p.m., Eaglecrest Base Lodge. Info: 586-5284.

Parenting Group for Parents of Special Needs Children, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. 790-4102.

Step Aerobics Class, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 396 Whittier. Free. 463-6846.

Fall Pizza Party for Mendenhall Watershed Partnership, 6:30-8:30, Floyd Dryden Library. Richard Carstensen slide show on the Natural History of the Mendenhall Watershed. Info: 586-3141.

Alpine Club Meeting, 7 p.m., Turley home, 1136 Slim Williams Way. Info: 789-7058.

Breast Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., DIPAC conference room. Info: 790-3225..

Gastineau Philatelic Society meeting, 7 p.m., Residential Mortgage classroom No. 201, Vintage Park, 3025 Clinton Drive. To determine program for year and "show and tell" of old/new/recent acquisitions, etc. Info: Ted, 586-6785.

Town meeting to discuss PBS series and outreach effort for living and dying on our own terms, 7-9 p.m., KTOO Conference Center, 360 Egan Drive (former Alascom building across from subport) .

Alaska Native Brotherhood Bingo, 7:30 p.m., ANB Hall.

Wednesday Sept. 20

Juneau Unitarian Universalist Breakfast Club, 7:30-9:30 a.m., Silverbow Bakery Backroom. Club informally discusses social issues. Info: Connie, 586-3694.

English as a Second Language Class, 8-9:30 a.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. 586-5718.

Drop your glass, aluminum cans and steel food cans off at Juneau's recycling center, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., 6860 Tonsgard Court in Lemon Creek..

Juneau Parks and Recreation Wednesday Adult Hike, call 586-5226 for destination and meeting time. Bring food and water, warm layers of clothes and rubber boots or waterproof hiking boots. No firearms or dogs.

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

Youth Chess, 4-6 p.m., Downtown Library Conference Room. Chess sets provided. Info: Brian, 790-1934.

Glacier Valley Elementary Open House, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Free introduction to e-mail computer class, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. First-come, first-served. Info: 586-5718.

Board of Directors Meeting for Bartlett Regional Hospital, 5:15 p.m., administrative board room at Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Parents Anonymous, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Snack provided. Info: 790-4102.

Step Aerobics Class, 6-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 396 Whittier. Free. 463-6846..

Starting Your Own Small Business, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire building, Suite 306. This is the second part in a three-part overview on tips for starting your own business. Fee: $45. Contact 463-3662.

Juneau Chess Club open chess, 6-9 p.m., Downtown Library Conference Room. Chess sets provided. Info: Brian, 790-1934.

Family Bingo Night, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Glacier Valley School. Info: 586-1710.

Bereavement Support Group Healing After Loss, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Hospice and Homecare.

4-H Dog Obedience, 6:30 p.m., Auke Bay School. This program is for youths 3rd grade and above. Do not bring your dog to the first session..

Municipal Candidate Forum for the League of Women Voters, 6:30-9:30 p.m., KTOO TV Studio, Egan and Whittier Street. Info: Cheryl, 586-2690.

Juneau Chapter of the American Diabetes Association will be electing officers and discussing topics and activities for the upcoming year, 7-9 p.m., Room 204, Administrative Building, Bartlett Regional Hospital. Info: 465-1240.

Ballot Proposition Forum, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 12th and Egan. Open to all, free. Info: 463-2624.

Juneau Bridge Club, 7 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Ave. 789-7218.

Thursday Sept. 21

Guided Nature Hike, 10-noon and 2-3 p.m., meet by flagpole at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

A no-host luncheon sponsored by NAMI-Juneau, 12-1 p.m., T.K. Maguire's Restaurant at the Prospector Hotel. $12 per plate. If you could use a screening tool in your work with children with serious emotional problems we invite you to attend and learn more about it. Info: Sharron, 789-5028.

Kids Beading Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. downtown. Info: Salty, 463-3220.

Floyd Dryden Middle School Open House, 5-7 p.m.

Juneau Docks and Harbors CIPPCommittee meeting, 5 p.m., Aurora Harbormaster's Office.

The regular meeting of Juneau Douglas Housing Inc. will be held at 5:15 p.m., in the Green Doors Dining Room, 310 2nd St., followed by the regular board meeting of Juneau Alliance for Mental Health Inc.

Parents Anonymous Meeting, a safe place to talk with other parents, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal St. Free dinner and childcare provided. 790-4102.

Arnie Kotler and Therese Fitzgerald, senior students of zen master Thich Nhat Hanh, discuss cultivating loving families through mindfulness. 7-8:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold. Talk suggested for parents and teachers, children welcome, refreshments provided.

Lecture about Teen Suicide, 7 p.m., Harborview School Library. Those who work with children with serious emotional problems or who have a seriously emotionally troubled teen encouraged to attend. Info: Sharron, 789-5028.

Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 S. Franklin St. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Sign language classes, 7:30-9 p.m., LDS Church next to Chinese Palace. This basic beginners' class is free. Info: Ann, 465-8726.



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