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., Assembly 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
Arthritis Foundation Garage Sale, 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 3325 Park Place. Details: Sue, 789-1401.
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.
Saturday Hike: the Dredge Lake Area, 10 a.m., meet at Mendenhall River Bridge (across from Mendenhall River School). Details: 586-5226.
Southeast Alaska Food Bank and Juneau Joey Clowns fund-raiser 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!
Speed Limit Contradance, 7:30-11 p.m., St. Ann's Hall, 5th and Gold Streets. Details: 463-5493.
Sunday, Oct. 7
Spaghetti feed and desert auction, to benefit the Sept. 11 fund, established by United Way and the New York Community Trust. 4-8 p.m., Smith Hall, Chapel by the Lake, 11024 Auke Lake Way. One hundred percent of contributions go to fund. Details: Robin, 586-1746.
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.