Around Town

Posted: Friday, September 23, 2005

Today

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.

"To Go" luncheon fundraiser, 11:45 a.m.-1:45 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall, second floor. Sponsored by Grandma's Inc. All proceeds given to John and Mary Williams for expenses in the loss of their son. Details: 523-0796.

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.

"National and Alaska Ocean Policy" seminar, 3:30 p.m., School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, Anderson Building, Room 221. Presenter is Heather V. Brandon. Details: 796-6441.

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 shelving 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.

National Public Lands Day, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Cope Park. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Guidance Association. Paint, fix old dugouts and do trail maintenance. Details: 723-4308.

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.

Sunday, Sept. 25

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

Folkdancing, 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.

Monday, Sept. 26

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

Toddlertime, 10 a.m., every Monday, downtown library. Mendenhall Valley library has Toddlertime at 11 a.m. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

English as a second language class, 10:30 a.m.-noon, St. Vincent de Paul's Smith Hall. Sponsored by SERRC. Details: 586-5718.

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

Alzheimer's and Dementia support group, 12-1:30 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: Peter, 321-1499.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (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.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

ANS Camp 2 meeting, 6 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall.

• 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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