Around Town

Posted: Friday, September 22, 2006

Friday, Sept. 22

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

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

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents 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: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego Robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; guest speakers 4-5 p.m. on alternate weeks; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; Teen Skills Lab 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Forage Fish Assemblages in the Bering Sea" lecture by Sandra Parker-Stetter, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building Room 221. Details: 796-6441.

Pet loss support group, 5 p.m. every Friday, call for location. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

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

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

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

Fall Equinox Masquerade, 9 p.m., Jaded in the Goldbelt Hotel. End of summer formal party. Sponsored by Tattinger Champagne. Details: 586-1551.

Mountain Music Festival, 5:30-9 p.m., Chilkat Theater atop Mount Roberts. Performers include Bluegrass 101, Martha and Jim Stey, Bill Childers, John Unzicker, Mike Truax, College Bound, The Wild Pioneers and the Zahasky Family. $10, includes tram ride; $8 for season-pass holders.

Saturday, Sept. 23

Mount McGinnis ski route exploration, Mount McGinnis ski route exploration, 8 a.m., Montana Creek Trail trailhead. Significantly difficult. Sponsored by Juneau Alpine Club. Call to confirm. Details: Gerry, 796-6016 or 723-4798.

Saturday Market to benefit Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 8 a.m.-noon, St. Ann's Parish Hall, 430 Fifth St. Details: 586-3532.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Prostate Cancer screening, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Dr. Singsaas' office, 3227 Glacier Highway. Free. Details: Harriet, 586-5656.

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

Gastineau Rotary Club annual Rotary Bulb garage sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., AEL&P garage, 5601 Tonsgard Court. Details: Paul, 586-3469.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free child care provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

"Displaying Your Family Tree" program at the Gastineau Genealogy Society meeting, 1 p.m., Family History Center, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 5100 Glacier Highway. Anyone interested in genealogy is invited. Details: 586-3695.

Scientific Panel on Climate Change panel discussion, 2-4 p.m., University of Alaska Egan Lecture Hall. Details: 796-6530.

Graphic art for kids with artist Dianne Anderson, 3 p.m., downtown library. Details: MJ, 586-5303.

Filipino American Association annual scholarship fundraising Dinner, 5-8 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. $10. Details: 723-7055.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Ballroom dance, 7-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. $5. Includes one-hour Argentine Dance instruction by Pat Belec and dancing to DJ tunes for dances of various styles. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers. Details: 586-2828.

Sunday, Sept. 24

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska Foundation reception, 5-7:30 p.m., Silverbow Inn, 120 Second St. Details: 790-4825 or akclu@akclu.org.

Quarterly citywide prayer and worship service for Juneau children, 6 p.m., First Church of God, 2215 Ka-see-an Drive. Details: Sherry, 586-0348.

Folk dancing, 6 p.m., downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Monday, Sept. 25

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

• 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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