Concert to benefit preschool
A concert featuring storyteller Margie Hamburger and the musical group The Funny Bones is scheduled from 6:30-7:30 p.m. today at McPhetres Hall, 325 Gold Street. Proceeds will benefit Juneau Coop Preschool. Tickets will be available at the door for $5 per person or $10 per family. Snacks will also be sold. For more information call Julie at 463-3113.
Dinner, dance to raise funds
A chili and spaghetti feed to raise money for Juneau resident Staci Stevens, who is participating in a three-day, 60-mile walk in California this October for a breast cancer fund raiser, is scheduled at 6 p.m. Saturday at Louie's. A dance will follow the meal.
Web auction for March of Dimes
The Alaska Chapter of the March of Dimes is holding what it calls the first major Internet fund-raising event in the state Oct. 8, featuring $65,000 worth of travel packages. Proceeds will benefit research efforts to prevent birth defects and infant mortality.
The auction, Escapes and Escapades, has aired on television for the past four years. It will appear exclusively on the Web this year at www.escapealaska.com. Items include Caribbean and Alaska cruises, tropical vacations in Jamaica, Disneyworld trips and in-state excursions.
For more information call 276-8514.
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