Around Town

Posted: Friday, September 30, 2005

Today

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

Candidate forum, 10 a.m.-noon, Catholic Community Service. Sponsored by National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. Details: 463-2562.

Storytime, 11 a.m., every Friday, Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Chamber lunch, 11:30 a.m., Travelodge. Details: 463-3488.

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.

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.

"A Short History of ADF&G" seminar, 3:30 p.m., School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, Anderson Building, Room 221. Presenter is Elton Engstrom. 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.

"Midnight at the Oasis" performance dinner show, 6:30 p.m., Baranof Hotel. Details: Susan, 463-6238.

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

Fish Aid, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Dance concert featuring Salsa Borealis. Proceeds to benefit Gulf of Mexico fishermen. Details: 586-2820.

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, Oct. 1

Saturday Wild beach walk, 8 a.m., Eagle beach. Meet at Boy Scout trailhead. Leader is Virginia Harris. Details: 789-7821.

Benefit garage sale, 8 a.m.-noon, First Baptist Church. All proceeds go to Katrina disaster relief.

"What's for Dinner?" Junior Rangers program, 9-10 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 7-9. Details: 789-6640.

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

Graphic arts workshop for young people, 1 p.m., valley library. Taught by Dianne Anderson. Details: 586-0434.

Folksinger and storyteller Adam Miller, 7 p.m., downtown library. Details: 586-0434.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

Gold Street music, 7:30 p.m., undercroft of the Holy Trinity Church. Five musical acts of and for the community.

Sunday, Oct. 2

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.

Restoration of century-old paintings program, 1-5 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Led by Carmen Bria. Sponsored by the Juneau-Douglas City Museum with help from Holy Trinity Church.

Candle lighting ceremony, 6 p.m., Polaris House. Sponsored by National Alliance on Mental Illness. Details: 780-6775.

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, Oct. 3

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.

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

Reading of governor's proclamation, noon, Capitol steps. In honor of Mental Illness Awareness Week. Sponsored by National Alliance on Mental Illness. Details: 780-6775.

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.

125th anniversary of gold discovery celebration, noon-4 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

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.

ABATE membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Ken, 723-4450.

Planetarium volunteer training workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Healthy pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Classroom. Details: 796-8972.

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

Rosh Hashanah evening service, 7 p.m., 211 Cordova St. Sponsored by Congregation Sukkat Shalom. Details: 586-1840.

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.

Juneau Astronomy Club telescope viewing and workshop, 7-8 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New members welcome. Details: 586-3034.

• 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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