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Posted: Wednesday, October 04, 2000

NOAA celebrates with open houses

An open house to celebrate 30 years of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration service is scheduled from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at two sites in Juneau.

The National Weather Service Juneau Forecast Office at 8500 Mendenhall Loop Road will show forecasting equipment, offer demonstrations and provide other information. The National Marine Fisheries Service Auke Bay Laboratory at 11305 Glacier Highway will feature laboratory tours and other events.

Refreshments will be served at both locations. For more information call Carol Tocco at 586-7032.

Yom Kippur services begin Sunday

The Juneau Jewish Community will conduct Yom Kippur services at Northern Light United Church beginning Sunday.

A Kol Nidre service is scheduled at 8 p.m. Sunday. A Yom Kippur Morning Service is scheduled at 10 a.m. Monday, with a Children's Service at 1:30 p.m. A Yom Kippur Afternoon Service to include the Yizkor Memorial Service follows at 3 p.m. Concluding services, the blowing of the shofar and a community breaking of the fast will follow the afternoon services.

Senior center to show renovated facility

The Juneau Senior Center is hosting an open house to show its renovated facility from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. The center is at 895 W. 12th Street. Refreshments will be served.

For more information call Ellen Northup at 586-6231.

Volunteers for youth legal services sought

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The Court Appointed Special Advocates Program will conduct informal meetings for prospective volunteers from noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 11 at Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th Street.

Volunteers represent abused and neglected children in court. Volunteers must complete 32 hours of weekend and evening training, be at least 21 years old and pass a screening process.

For more information call 465-4162 or 269-3500.



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