Briefly

Posted: Friday, September 22, 2000

ANS to elect delegates Oct. 2

The Alaska Native Brotherhood and Alaska Native Sisterhood Grand Camp Convention 2000 will meet at 7 p.m. Oct. 2 at the ANB Hall, 320 Willoughby Ave.

ANS Camp #2 will nominate and elect delegates for its convention during the meeting. For more information call Priscilla Martin at 463-4417.

4-H enrollment at schools

Enrollment meetings for Juneau's 4-H clubs are scheduled next week at several local schools. Adult 4-H volunteer leaders are also being sought.

There are two 4-H club levels: Cloverbuds for youths in grades K-2 and regular 4-H for students in grades 3-12.

The enrollment meetings are Monday at Gastineau Elementary School, Tuesday at Harborview Elementary School, Wednesday at Mendenhall River Elementary School and Thursday at Floyd Dryden Middle School. Adult leader training sessions are scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 3 and 5 at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School.

Parents can also sign children up for 4-H, or request more information, by calling the Alaska Cooperative Extension at 465-8749.

U.S. Coast Guard seeking cadets

The U.S. Coast Guard is accepting applications for the class of 2005. The deadline is Dec. 15.

Appointments are based on high school records, SAT or ACT scores, school activities, community service and employment history. Candidates must be unmarried at the time of appointment, free of legal obligations, and be between the age of 17 and 23 as of July 1, 2001.

Cadets earn undergraduate education at no personal expense, plus they receive pay and allowances for living expenses. Engineering and science are emphasized fields of study.

For more information call (800) 883-8724 or visit www.cga.edu.

Moss removal class offered

A free class on removing moss from roofs will be presented at Floyd Dryden Middle School from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 2.

The class will focus on preventing moss on new roofs and addressing the problem of moss on existing ones. For more information call the Alaska Cooperative Extension at 465-8749.

Religious training in Anchorage

The Alpha Training Conference, focusing on those who host activities for non-churchgoers and those who have recently become Christians, is scheduled Monday and Tuesday in Anchorage.

Alpha courses are running in more than 70 countries, featuring members of all Christian denominations. For more information call Corbit Magby at 243-1777 or Elizabeth S. Hanson at 376-8444.



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