Around Town

Posted: Friday, October 03, 2003

Today

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

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

Mayoral and Assembly Candidate Forum presented by the Juneau Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m., Aspen Hotel.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

"WW II shipwrecks as surrogates for long-term artificial reefs," presented by Dr. Thomas Shirley, 3:30 p.m., UAS Anderson, room 221.

Alutiiq History lecture and slide show by Amy F. Steffian, 4-6:30 p.m. reception, 7-9 p.m. lecture, Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Details: Bruce, 465-2901.

The Hands-On History Children's Room public reception, 4:30-7 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Refreshments include red licorice, jelly beans, salt water taffy and apple juice. Details: 586-3572.

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

First Friday Mass with Prayers for Healing, 7 p.m., St. Paul's Catholic Church. Childcare provided. Details: 789-0624.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Juneau Jewish Community Shabbat services, 7:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 586-1840.

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7:30-10 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Saturday, Oct. 4

Tlingit Language Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited. Details: 586-9257.

Craft Supply Sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Benefits Senior Nutrition and Meals on Wheels programs.

Juneau Writer's Group meeting, 2-5 p.m., TBA. Directions and details: Barbara, 790-3038.

KTOO Festival of Seafood, 4 p.m. Tutored Beer tasting with the Alaskan Brewery, 5 p.m. Seafood Festival, Centennial Hall.

Illustrator Evon Zerbetz public reception and presentation, 7 p.m., downtown library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Sunday, Oct. 5

Adult workshop with illustrator Evon Zerbetz, 1-4 p.m., Douglas library. Registration required. Details and registration: Carol, 586-0434.

GCLL BBQ, recognition and annual meeting, 3:30 p.m. BBQ, 4:30 p.m. recognition, 5 p.m. annual meeting, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School.

Candlelight Vigil for Mental Illness Awareness Week, 6:30 p.m., Polaris House, 1705 Anka St. Details: Pat or Sky, 780-6775.

Juneau Jewish Community Kol Nidre service, 7:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church.

Monday, Oct. 6

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Toddler Time at the Mendenhall Valley library starts at 11 a.m. Details: 586-5303.

Juneau Jewish Community Yom Kippur services, 10 a.m. morning service, 4 p.m. afternoon and yizkor services, Northern Light United Church.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Mental Illness Awareness Week March, noon, Capitol Bldg. Followed by community reception at Green House/JAMHI. Details: Sky or Pat, 780-6775.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building room 541. Public invited. Details: Britt, 364-2222.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House Arts and Drawing class, 3:30-5 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Parks and Rec. Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m., UAS Lake Room. Details: 586-5226.

• 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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