Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, September 28, 2004

Today

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

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Tuesday, 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Sports Fitness noon-1 p.m.; Career Launch 1-2 p.m.; Arts & Crafts 2-5 p.m.; and Skill Tech 2:30-4 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Airport Board Operations Committee meeting, 11:30 a.m., Taquita Room (located upstairs just past the Alaska Airlines screening podium). This meeting will be held to discuss helicopter operations and the airfield.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

School District Facilities Committee meeting, 1:30 p.m., School District Central Office, 1208 Glacier Ave. in the Board Conference Room. Details: 463-1750.

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Board of Directors meeting, 5:15 p.m., administrative boardroom in Bartlett Hospital. Meeting for Bartlett Regional Hospital Board.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Free Childbirth Education Class, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, upstairs. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

MADD Drunk Driving Panel, 6:15-7:45 p.m., Catholic Cathedral Parish Hall on 5th Street. The public is welcome to attend as victims of drunken driving tell their stories. Details: 463-2564.

Join Juneau 4-H: Sign Up Night, 7-8:30 p.m., DZ Middle School Commons. Details: 465-8749.

"Pre-diabetes, What Is All the Fuss About?" 7-9 p.m., Classroom 204 in the Business Admin. Building at Bartlett Regional Hospital. Presentation given by Linda Wild and Denise Heiman. No cost to attend.

Wednesday, Sept. 29

Capital City Business Symposium, Centennial Hall. $115 for two-day symposium, or $25 per session. To register or for details: 586-1737 Ext. 106.

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

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Wednesday, 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; SMART Girls 1-2 p.m.; Open Gym 2-4 p.m.; Arts & Crafts 2-5 p.m.; and All Teen Lab 2-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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

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

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Free Prostate Screening, 5-8 p.m., Alaska Urological Associates, 3227 Glacier Hwy. Need to make an appointment: 586-5656.

Collaboration Juneau meeting, 5-8:30 p.m., Cathedral of the Nativity, 430 5th St. Shareholder's will work on identifying and addressing tourism-related congestion. Details: 586-3451.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

League of Women Voters, 6-9 p.m., City Assembly Chambers. Public encouraged to bring questions for candidate response. Details: 586-1714.

Free Early Pregnancy Education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

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

"Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel: How to Get Answers from God," 7-8:30 p.m., Downtown Library." Juneau Eckankar Center hosts the second session of a free four-week class. Attendance of individual sessions OK. Details and to preregister: 586-5955.

SEARHC Health Promotion Free Swim, 8:45-9:45 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Female SEARHC beneficiaries, staff and family members that are 18 years or older are welcome to attend. Details: 364-4456.

Thursday, Sept. 30

Capital City Business Symposium, Centennial Hall. $115 for two-day symposium, or $25 per session. To register or for details: 586-1737 Ext. 106.

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Movie Tech 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sports Fitness 1-2 p.m.; and Special Field Trip 2:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

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

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Join Juneau 4-H: Sign Up Night, 7-8:30 p.m., Harborview Elementary School Library. Details: 465-8749.



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