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Posted: Thursday, September 27, 2007

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

"YogaFit Stretch" class, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Airport Board members, stakeholders and staff work session, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Juneau International Airport Aurora Room. Details: Beth, 586-0203.

Storytime plus crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

"Modeling Heterogeneity in Telemetry Studies: And Other Examples of Applied Biometrics" seminar by Mark Lindberg, 11:30 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, Room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; skill tech/open lab 5-7 p.m.; sports challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Airport public forum, 5-7 p.m., Juneau International Airport Aurora Room. To discuss topics covered at 10 a.m. work session. Details: Beth, 586-0203.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Knowledge Industry Network Pub Night, 5:30 p.m., Island Pub, in Douglas. Bringing 20- to 30-somethings together to meet, network, exchange ideas and develop professionally. KIN welcomes those over 40. This month will feature updates from the Juneau Housing Commission. Details: Rebecca, 523-2334.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Airbrush class, 6-10 p.m., Valley Paint Center. Details: Charlie, 789-9875.

Childbirth preparation class, 6:15-8:45 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. Free. Details: 796-8422.

Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Details: 790-6406.

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

"Working Together for a Change" community forum on bullying and hazing, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Details: Peggy, 523-1701 or Susan, 523-1707.

English country dance, 7:30 p.m., old Capital School gym, downtown. Details: Odette, 586-1787.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, Sept. 28

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

Storytime plus crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

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 dismissed earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Property and the Public Trust Doctrine" seminar by Randy T. Simmons, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, Room 221.

Vinyasa yoga workshop with Iain Grysak, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Temple Sukkot Shalom, Cordova Street. Sponsored by Rainforest Yoga. Details: Obren, 209-5551.

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.

Evening at Egan: "Innovations in the Remote Monitoring of Marine Mammals" seminar by Dr. Russ Andrews, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Details: Elizabeth, 796-6027.

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.

"Misery is Optional" Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m. every Friday, call for location. Details: Toni, 209-8664.

Saturday, Sept. 29

Keep the Pace walking club, 8:45 a.m. every Saturday, rain or shine, at Brotherhood Bridge Trail. Pedometers, water and snacks are available for club members. Free membership. Earn special points for Eagles vs. Ravens Wellness Challenge, which ends Sept. 30. Details: Christy, 364-4457 or christy.wallace@searhc.org.

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

Dads and Babies Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 Third St. For dads and their babies, 0-3 years old. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Vinyasa yoga workshop with Iain Grysak, 9 a.m.-noon, Temple Sukkot Shalom, Cordova Street. Sponsored by Rainforest Yoga. Details: Obren, 209-5551.

Adult court rentals, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at various Community Schools gyms. $20 per court per hour. Details: 523-1774.

"Option for Infant-Toddler Care and How to Start a Parent Co-op" informative session, 10-11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: AEYC, 789-1235.

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

Spanish play group for 2- to 6-year-olds, 10-11 a.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

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

Prenatal yoga class, 10:30 a.m.-noon every Saturday, Rainforest Yoga, upstairs from Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall, 174 S. Franklin St., Suite 202. Details: 209-0386 or rainforestyoga.org.

"Tiling Floors and Walls" clinic, 11 a.m., Home Depot. Free.

Health Fair, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. With free blood glucose and nonfasting cholesterol screening. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Spanish Club for 2- to 6-year-olds, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

Meditation class and energy balancing exercise demonstration, noon-1:30 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1. All welcome. Free, donations accepted. Details: 523-9355 or www.alaskaholistic.com.

Gastineau Genealogical Society meeting, 1 p.m., Family History Center, Church of Latter-day Saints, 5100 Glacier Highway. Program will be "Using the Excel Spreadsheet for Genealogy." Details: ggsalaska.org or 586-3695.



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