Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.
Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.
Quilting circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.
Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.
Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.
Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Career Launch 4-5 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Open Lab 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.
Collaboration Juneau stakeholder meeting, 5-8:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall. Details: 586-3451.
Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.
Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., Goldbelt Hotel. Meeting for board members of Juneau Raptor Center. Details: Pat, 364-3389.
Native women's cancer support group, 7 p.m., small brown house next to Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Details: 789-9818.
Family caregiver support group, 7-8 p.m., Bridge Adult Day Center. Details: 463-6177.
Wednesday, Oct. 12
Juneau-Douglas High School college fair, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Fair is open for general public from 4-5 p.m. Details: Jami, 523-1606.
Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.
Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.
Storytime, 11 a.m., every Wednesday, downtown library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.
Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.
Bird walk, noon, Rainbow Foods lobby. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society.
Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon, Holy Trinity Church. Details: 789-8884.
Joint conference meeting, 12:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administration board room. Details: 796-8438.
Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.
Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday (noon- 7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; SMART Kids 4-5 p.m.; Digital Arts 5-6 p.m.; and Arts & Crafts 2:30-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.
Documentary preview and discussion, 5-7 p.m., KTOO Studio. Details: Susan, 586-1670.
National Organization for Women meeting, 5:15 p.m., downtown library. Details: 364-2106.
Planning and executive committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administration board room. Details: 796-8438.
Special Olympics volunteer and coach information meeting, 5:15- 7 p.m., valley library.
Early pregnancy education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.
Narcotics Anonymous Step it Up Step Study, 6-7:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Children welcome.
Suicide loss support group, 6-7:30 p.m., St. Ann's Building, between Fifth and Sixth streets on Harris. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care. Details: Jean, 463-6134.
"When Billy Broke His Head" film showing, 6:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Shown for Disability Awareness Month. Sponsored by SAIL Inc. and ORCA. Details: 586-0104.
Water walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.
Thursday, Oct. 13
Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.
Storytime, 11 a.m., every Thursday, Douglas library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.
Juneau-Douglas High School parent group, noon, Juneau-Douglas High School library. Details: Karen, 364-3642.
"Good Grief" talk, noon-1 p.m., Hospice and Home Care Office, between Fifth and Sixth streets on Harris. Weekly talk to support each other through the grieving process. Details: Jean, 463-6134.
Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.
Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.
Juneau Garden Club harvest potluck, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Terry, 586-1548.
Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.
Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon- 7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Computer Lab Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.
Veterans for Peace Chapter No. 100 monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: John, 586-4409.
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders family support group meeting, 6 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 463-5161.
"Starting Your Own Business" class, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire building, third floor conference room. Two-night class continues on Oct. 20. Presented by Juneau Small Business Development Center. Details: 463-3789.
Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.
Contra dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Office gym. Details: 463-3214.
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