Around Town

Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2005

Today

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., every Thursday, Douglas library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

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, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Computer Lab Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

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

Contra dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Office Building. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, Sept. 23

Alaska Miners Association breakfast meeting, 7:30 a.m., T.K. Maguire's Lounge. Details: Mike, 789-8135.

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., every Friday, Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

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

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

"NOAA Sea Grant National Graduate Fellowship Programs" seminar, 2 p.m., School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, Anderson Building, Room 221. Presenter is Megan Agy. Details: 796-6441.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St., Suite 102.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

Pizza and shelf reading party, 5:30-7 p.m., downtown library. Details: 586-0446.

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

Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir, 7 p.m., Juneau- Douglas High School Auditorium. Details: 586-ARTS.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, Sept. 24

Veterans for Peace, Chapter 100 breakfast meeting, 8 a.m., Back Room at the Silverbow Inn. Details: John, 586-4409.

Saturday Wild nature walk with Chris DeWitt, 9 a.m., meet at Heritage Coffee on South Franklin Street. Sponsored by the Juneau Audubon Society. Details: Brenda, 789-4656.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

"Rhyme and Reason" with Martha Stey, 10 a.m.-noon, downtown library. Details: 586-0434.

Genealogy Fair, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sponsored by Gastineau Genealogical Society. Details: 586-3695.

Magazine and catalog recycling event, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Dept. of Transportation parking lot. Details: 780-4212.

Saturday Kids' Day program: "Bear Necessities," 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier covered viewing area. For children ages 4-7. Details: 789-0097.

University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension anniversary celebration, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., House of Wickersham. Open to the public.

Juneau job fair, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Centennial Hall. Sponsored by the Juneau Job Center and the Juneau Empire.

Free glucose and cholesterol screening, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Sponsored by Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Juneau Writers event, 2-5 p.m., Mendenhall Library. Speakers will be Elton and Allan Engstrom. Details: 790-3038.

"Festival of Seafood" KTOO fundraiser, 4 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Details: Susan, 586-1670.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

• 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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