Around Town

Posted: Monday, September 23, 2002

Today

The Youth Activity Board meeting, 5-7 p.m., City Hall Room 224. Details: 586-5226.

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

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp No. 2 potluck meeting, 6:30 p.m., ANB Hall. All members are urged to attend and bring some food to share.

Foster Care Orientation with the State of Alaska & The Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, 7-9 p.m., The Alaska Foster Parent Training Center 3032 Vintage Blvd. #102. Details: Candice, 465-3740.

Ending Racism Listening Project, 7-9 p.m., Juneau Public Library. A discussion and training session. Details: Mary, 790-2402.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690.

Tuesday, Sept. 24

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 8 a.m., every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Betty, 364-2937.

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

Special Meeting of the School District Facilities Committee, noon, School District Central Office. Details: 463-1750.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation Open House, 4:30-7 p.m., 801 West 10th Street. Public invited. Details: 465-2047.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

University of Alaska Southeast Global Connections "Dialogue on Iraq" for high school, university and community members, 6 p.m., UAS Mourant Building. Details: 465-6455.

Juneau Macintosh Users Group meeting, 6:30 p.m., Mendenhall Library Conference Center. Details: Tim, 789-8470.

MADD Victim Impact Panel, 6:30-7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Details: 463-2562.

Juneau Symphony rehearsals for Oct. 26, 7 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School band room. String players especially welcome. Please call 586-HORN for more information.

Mendenhall Watershed Partnership, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library. Details: Amy, 586-6853.

The International Union of Operating Engineer's - Local #302 September monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m., Operating Engineer's Meeting Hall located at 214 North Franklin St. All members are encouraged to come. Details: Terry, 586-3850.

Community schools Kung Fu and advanced Tai Chi, 8-9:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School. Details: 586-6224. Call 463-1717 to register.

Wednesday, Sept. 25

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation Annual meeting, 8:30-11:30 a.m., 801 West 10th Street. Open to public. Details: 465-2047.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Everyone welcome, quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

New Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Dr. Suite 106. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Spawning habitat characteristics of Pacific herring (Clupea pallasi) in Prince William Sound by Brandee Gerke, noon, Egan Library Room 211.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at Marine Park. Details: Amy or John, 586-4409.

Capital Transit Ad Hoc Advisory Committee, 5:30-7 p.m., Centennial Hall - Hickel Room.

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

Thursday, Sept. 26

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation Corporate Governance Forum, 10-11:30 a.m., Egan Library at UAS. Public invited. Details: 465-2047.

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

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation Roundtable discussions, 1:30-4:45 p.m., 801 West 10th Street. Public invited. Details: 465-2047.

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation Annual meeting, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 801 West 10th Street. Open to public. Details: 465-2047.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church on Mendenhall Loop Road. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

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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