Tuesday, Oct. 2
Municipal election, polls open 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Election central is at Juneau-Douglas High School commons.
Heritage Coffee Disaster Relief Fund-raiser, all day. One pound of coffee will be donated to fire, police and other rescue volunteers in New York for every mocha or latte sold today.
Building Code Advisory Committee Meeting, 5 p.m., Marine View, third floor conference room.
Eaglecrest Board Meeting, 5:30 p.m., downtown library.
Just For Dads, a pre-natal class for expectant fathers, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Beginnings Family Birth Center.
Auditions for the King Island Christmas community chorus, 6:30-9:30 p.m., JDHS Choir Room #204. Call Perseverance Theatre, 364-2421, ext. 26, to schedule an audition time.
Trail Mix Monthly Meeting, 7 p.m., Dzantik'I Heeni Middle School Room C201. Details: 790, 6406.
SEARHC Diabetes Support Group Meeting, joined by Dave Moeny, a pharmacist at SEARHC, 7-9 p.m., WIC Classroom, SEARHC administration building. Details: Emma, 465-8746, or Joni, 463-4092.
Marie Drake Planetarium Show for a young audience (4- and 5-year-olds), 7-7:30 p.m. All programs are free. The Planetarium is located downtown between JDHS and Harborview School. Details: 586-3034.
Wednesday, Oct. 3
Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Bill, 789-7586.
Public Works & Facilities Committee, noon, Assembly chambers.
Art show opening for Gustavus artists Carole Baker and Carolyn Lesh, 4-5:30 p.m., KTOO Building on Egan Drive. Details: Susan, 463-6421.
Annual Meeting of the Capital Community Broadcasting Board of Directors, 5:30 p.m., conference room, KTOO Building. Details: Susan, 463-6421.
Connected Mathematics Project (CMP) informational meeting, 5-7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. Details: Sheila, 463-1850 or Kimberly, 463-1899.
West Mendenhall Valley Neighborhood Association Meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Library of the Mendenhall River Elementary School. Details: 789-5550.
Fat Brain, Skinny Body, with humorist Michelle Garb, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Student Activities Center. Tickets: UAS & Hearthside.
Marie Drake Planetarium Show, 7-8 p.m. Free program for families. Details: 586-3034.
Thursday, Oct. 4
Silent Vigil held by Americans for Understanding, noon-1 p.m., Marine Park. Details: Betsy, 789-0449.
Baby Parent Time, Class and Support Group for parents and their infants up to 1 year old, noon-1:30 p.m., Classroom, Bartlett Community Hospital Admin. Building. No registration necessary.
Juneau Garden Club, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Sue, 789-0982.
Juneau Tourism Planning Project open house, 4:30-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Presentation followed by Q and A. Details: Maria, 586-0218.
Americans With Disabilities Act Committee, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library.
Childbirth Preparation Class, 6:15-8:35 p.m., classroom, Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building. Information and Registration: 586-8424.
Juneau Jublilee Women's Barbershop Chorus Rehearsal, every Thursday, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River Elementary School. New members welcome. Details: Jane, 789-2821.
Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. Or they can be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.