Around Town

Posted: Friday, October 06, 2006

Today

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Master of Science in fisheries seminar by Danielle Underwood, 9:30 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, Room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego Robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; guest speakers 4-5 p.m. on alternate weeks; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; Teen Skills Lab 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis: A Non-lethal Tool to Measure Composition/Energy Density in Fish" seminar by Dr. Marlin Keith Cox, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, Room 221. Details: Louisa, 796-6441.

Polaris House open house, 4-6 p.m., Polaris House, 434 Willoughby Ave. Details: Jill, 463-4251.

"Blonde Indian: An Alaskan Native Memoir" book signing by Ernestine Hayes, 4:30 p.m., Hearthside Books downtown. Details: Katrina, 789-2750.

Southeast Conference Rally for the Kensington, 4:45 p.m., Marine Park. Details: 463-3488.

Pet loss support group, 5 p.m. every Friday, call for location. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

Josh Edward art show and public reception, 5-8 p.m., Two Crow Studio and Gallery. Regular hours are 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Details: 321-3356.

Juneau Youth Services Board of Directors meeting, 5:30 p.m., 2075 Jordan Ave.

Spaghetti supper fundraiser for peace activist and cancer patient Donna Anderson, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St. Following the meal and conversation, several short films will be shown starting at 7 p.m. Bring a dish if you wish. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

C.S. Lewis' "The Magician's Nephew" play performance, 6:30 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Details: 789-0718 or 789-7592.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Juneau Yacht Club Sail Squadron monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Details: 586-4886.

Scientific Panel on Climate Change presentation and open discussion/question session, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Public invited to attend and participate. Details: Brendan, 796-6531.

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

Saturday, Oct. 7

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Tetanus and TB shot clinic for ages 11 to 18, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Valley Medical Clinic. Free. Sponsored by Vaccinate Juneau Kids Coalition. Details: Janet, 463-1999.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Responsible Dog Ownership Day celebration, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Sponsored by the Grateful Dogs of Juneau. Details: Iris, 364-2818.

"Fire trucks! Fire stories! Firefighters!" Fire Prevention Week children's event, 1 p.m., Douglas library. Details: MJ, 586-0434.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

"Alaska's Inside Passage Wildlife Viewing Guide" book signing with Riley Woodford, 7:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Sunday, Oct. 8

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

"Exploring the Relationship Between the World and the Mind from a Buddhist Perspective" day course, 1-2:30 p.m. and 3-4:30 p.m., Rainforest Yoga, 174 South Franklin Suite 202. Sponsored by Tilopa Buddhist Centre of Vancouver, Canada. $15. Details: Jodi, (360) 601-8081.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Adult open gym, 6-8 p.m. every Sunday, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. $4. Open to women and men over 18 years old. Participants must bring their own volleyball or basketball. Details: Community Schools, 523-1775.

Lecture by photographer Barry McWayne, 6:30 p.m., KTOO. McWayne was the juror of the Alaska Photographic Arts Association's 2006 Juried Exhibit. Details: Iris, 463-3426.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Monday, Oct. 9

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

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