Youth Chess, 4-6 p.m., Downtown Library conference room. Chess sets provided. Call: Brian, 790-1934.
Introduction to Word 2000 Part 1, 4:15-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center. Register or info: 586-5718.
Parents Anonymous, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Snack provided. Call: 790-4102.
Juneau Chess Club open chess, 6-9 p.m., Downtown Library conference room. Chess sets provided. Call: Brian, 790-1934..
Juneau Bridge Club, 7 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Ave. Call: 789-7218.
Games that Teach and Build, 7-9 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. A class designed to help people make a point while having fun. Free class, pre-register at 463-8749.
Break Away, 7-8:30 p.m., Bethany Baptist Church, 8493 Forest Lane. For teens grades 7-12. Info: 789-8452.
Planetarium Show: Aurora-Lights in the Sky, 7 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Free program for families. Info: 463-3563.
Planatarium Show: Aurora-Lights in the Sky, 8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Free progam for a more mature audiance. Info: 463-3563.
Thursday Oct. 5
National Depression Screening Day, 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. or 3 p.m., 3460 Glacier Highway. Free, anonymous depression screenings offered by JAMI. Info: 463-6851.
BRH Joint Conference meeting, 7 a.m., Administrative Boardroom.
Kids Beading Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth Street downtown. Call: Salty, 463-3220..
Parents Anonymous, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Info: 790-4102..
Animal Hearing Board, 6:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Library meeting room. Will discuss recommended changes in the ordinances relating to dangerous dogs.
AFS Exchange Student Info Night, 7 p.m., JDHS library. Info: Jane, 586-6862.
Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 S. Franklin. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Sign language classes, 7:30-9 p.m., LDS Church next to Chinese Palace. This basic beginners' class is free. Call: Ann, 465-8726.
Friday, Oct. 6
Parents Anonymous Group for Parents of Special Needs Children, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. Child care and lunch provided. Info: 790-4102.
Organ Concert, noon, State Office Building, Alice Braton playing, bring lunch.
Weekend retreat, Shrine of St. Therese, starts 7 p.m., ends Sunday at 1 p.m. A portrait of Jesus through the eyes of St. Therese will be the theme title. Meals and bed linens provided. To register or for info: Thomas, 780-6112..isiting author John Staley, 7 p.m., Juneau Library.