Introduction to Word 2000 Part One, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center. Class is first of an eight-part course that meets on Mondays and Wednesdays through Oct. 31. Free. Details: 586-5718.
Special Assembly Meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Discussion of Attorney Evaluation and Executive Compensation Proposal. Details: Beth, 586-0203.
Free English as a Second Language Classes, every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m., South East Regional Resource Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: Ben, 586-5718.
Breastfeeding Success and Newborn Care: A prenatal class to help expectant parents, 6-8 p.m., Classroom in Bartlett Regional Hospital's Admin. Building. Details: 586-8424.
Juneau Home Educators Association Meeting: 7 p.m. Mendenhall Valley Library. Details: 780-8662.
Tuesday, Oct. 9
Quilting Resource Center, every Tuesday, noon-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center, next to St. Paul's Church. Details: Betty, 789-7236.
"How To Get the Word Out," a free workshop involving public service announcements, 1-3 p.m., Community Schools Office, basement of Harborview School. Free. Details and registration: 463-1717.
Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m., Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.
Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee Meeting, 6 p.m., City Hall Conference Room #224. Details: 586-5226.
Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., Hospice and Home Care office, Salmon Creek. Details: Carole, 789-3345, or Jan, 463-3113.
Juneau Philatelic Society Meeting, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Virginia, 364-3188, or Ted, 586-6785.
4-H Dog Obedience Club, first meeting, 7 p.m., Auke Bay School. Details: Gaile, 789-0694.
Wednesday, Oct. 10
Day of Quilting and Sewing, every Wednesday beginning at 10 a.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 West 10th Street. Details: 586-2380.
Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.
Baby-Parent Support Group, every Wednesday, 11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive. Details: Colena, 586-1203.
Meeting of the Juneau Chess Club, 4-8 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Sets provided, rules taught. All welcome. Details: Brian, 790-1934.
Bartlett Regional Hospital Planning Committee, 5:15 p.m., Admin. Boardroom. Details: Robert, 586-2611.
JAHC Film Series presents "Croupier," 7 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Tickets at door.
Fire! Trucks, Prevention & Stories, 7 p.m., Douglas Library.
Juneau Chapter Meeting of the American Diabetes Association, 7-9 p.m., Room 204, Admin. Building, Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: Don, 463-8649, or Sally, 465-3353.
Free 1913 French Film, "Fantomas," 7:30 p.m., Hendrickson Building Room 205, UAS Campus. Details: Scott, 465-6530.
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 email@example.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.