Around Town

Posted: Thursday, October 04, 2001

Today

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.

Amnesty International Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Silverbow Bakery. All are welcome. Details: Amy, 789-0308.

Childbirth Preparation Class, 6:15-8:35 p.m., classroom, Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building. Information and Registration: 586-8424.

Lena Extended Neighborhood Association meeting, 7 p.m., at the home of Cheri Fluck, 17275 Lena Loop Road. Details: Cheri, 789-0595.

Juneau Jublilee Women's Barbershop Chorus Rehearsal, every Thursday, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River Elementary School. New members welcome. Details: Jane, 789-2821.

Friday, Oct. 5

Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors Joint Conference, 7 a.m., Administration Boardroom. Details: Robers, 586-2611.

Senior Health Fair, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Info: Ellen, 586-6231.

Southeast Alaska Tribal College first annual meeting, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Haa Kaak Has Kahidi, the Vocational Training Resource Center at Salmon Creek. Details: Andy, 790-4406.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Valley Public Library.

Red Ribbon Rally Planning Meeting, noon, Downtown Library Conference Room. All groups, clubs and organizations invited to send representatives to help out. Details: Janice, 586-1462.

University of Alaska Fairbanks Juneau Center lecture: Determining run characteristics of Yukon River Chinook salmon, 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building Room 221, 11275 Glacier Highway.

Opening reception for The Perfect Art Exhibit: Cartoons and comic book art by Glen Fairchild, 4:30-6:30 p.m., JAHC Gallery, 206 North Franklin Street. Details: 586-ARTS.

Art by Polly Dewey and Stephanie Hall, 5-9 p.m., St. Brendan's Episcopal Church Hall, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Rd.

Municipal Election Final Count, 5 p.m., Chambers.

Deadline today for Juneau Arts & Humanities Council Artist Grants, 5 p.m. Call 586-ARTS for more information.

Evening at Egan free lecture: "Radicals in Petticoats: Women Journalists of Victorian England," by Dr. Alexis Easley, 7 p.m., Egan Library, UAS. Details: Scott, 465-6530.

Alaska Photographic Arts Association open photo marathon: "What I did this summer," 7 p.m., Municipal Way Building, between South Seward and Shattuck. Details: 586-6527.

Headrick and the Angry Inch, Nickelodeon Theatre, 7 & 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday evenings. Tickets at door.

The Juneau Lyric Opera presents Mozart's Cosi Fan Tutte, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday evenings, 3 p.m. Sunday, at the JDHS Auditorium. Tickets: Hearthside Books.

Saturday, Oct. 6

East Glacier Trail 10K race, 9 a.m., trailhead just past Garnet Street. Details: Joann, 789-7549.

Juneau Alpine Club will climb Bullard. Ice ax, crampons required. Details: Tim, 789-9119.

UAS United Way Day of Caring, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Teams will work at local nonprofit agencies. Lunch and T-shirts provided. Details: Lynne, 465-6416.

Art by Polly Dewey and Stephanie Hall, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Brendan's Episcopal Church Hall, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Rd.

Southeast Alaska Food Bank and Juneau Joey Clowns fundraiser and food drive, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: Paul, 789-6184.

Rainbow Catcher Making Workshop, Juneau City-Borough Museum. Ages 5-8, 11 a.m.-noon; ages 9-12, noon-1 p.m. Registration: 586-3572.

UW TV Football Gathering, UW v. USC, 11:30 a.m., Marlintini's Lounge, 9121 Glacier Highway. Details: Margaret, 790-2586.

Showcase of Juneau Beadwork opening reception, 1-3 p.m., Juneau City-Borough Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Family Bead Circle, 3-5:30 p.m., City Museum. The Circle will be held every Saturday, October through April, from 4-5:30 p.m. Details: 586-3572.

Juneau Singles night at the Opera. Meet at Breakwater at 6 p.m. for dinner, then go as a group to Cosi Fan Tutte. Details: 789-7870.

Reading and book signing with Juneau author Nick Jans, 7 p.m., downtown library.

Handbell Concert, 7:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Free!

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 nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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