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Posted: Thursday, October 12, 2000

Today

Litter Free Inc. meeting, 12 p.m., Downtown Library large conference room. All are welcome and encouraged to get involved with this group. Info: 790-4768..

High School Parent Discussion Group meeting, 12:05 p.m., JDHS library. All parents of high school students are invited and encouraged to attend..

New High School Project Team meeting, noon, Juneau Fire Hall..

Juneau Garden Club, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Ward Findlay, Carrs/Safeway florist, will demonstrate fall floral arrangements. Info: 789-2352..

Kids Beading Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth Street downtown. Call: Salty, 463-3220.

Big Brothers/Big Sisters, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Mall Library. For people who would like to volunteer to be a big brother or sister.

Kids Voting Volunteer Training, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau Library, Large Conference Room.

Asthma and Allergy Support Group Dinner and Social Hour, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital cafeteria. Dinner may be purchased until 5:30 p.m. The meeting will start at 6:30 promptly. Info: 789-7936.

Citizenship Classes, 6-7:15 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Info: 586-5718.

Juneau Co-op Preschool Open House, 6-7:30 p.m., Northern Lights Church basement, 400 11th St. Public is welcome.

Asthma and Allergy Support Group, 6:30 p.m., BRH Cafeteria. Mr. Marquam George will speak about "Healthy Air/Healthy Homes -- How to Maintain, Remodel and Build Homes for Better Air Quality." This event is free and open to the public. Info: 789-7936.

Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Library. Jerry Taylor of the National Marine Fisheries Service will talk about Dolly Varden. Everyone is invited..

Filipino Community Bingo, 7:30 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, 251 S. Franklin. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Contra Dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Capital School, Terry Miller Legilative Bldg. Calling by Tom Paul and music by Ladies' Choice. Donation: $3. Wear comfortable, soft-soled shoes and cool clothes. Info: 586-1787.

Juneau Raptor Center meeting, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library. A brief description of their 13 years of work in the community, followed by a presentation on the proposed new raptor center facility at Brotherhood Park. Info: 789-4260

Sign language classes, 7:30-9 p.m., LDS Church next to Chinese Palace. This basic beginners' class is free. Call: Ann, 465-8726.

Friday Oct. 13

Community Justice Conference, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall..

Sea Cucumber Committee teleconference, 9 a.m..uneau Works Open House, 3-5 p.m., 2490 Industrial Blvd. Info: 789-7522.

Fabulous Family Friday, sponsored by The Healthy Families Juneau program, 5 p.m., Parish Hall, 419 6th Street. Games to play with infants will be demonstrated. Food and fun. Info: 463-6132..

Evening at Egan Fall Series, 7 p.m., Egan Library. This week featuring poetry reading by community members and faculty..

T & H Indians of CBJ Bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive.

Karen Hesse visiting Juneau Library, Book signing.

Saturday Oct. 14

Drop your glass, aluminum cans and steel food cans off at Juneau recycling center, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., 6860 Tonsgard Court in Lemon Creek.

Kids Voting Volunteer Training, 10 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Mall Annex, enter through double doors to right of Goldbelt Family Travel..

Kids Day Program, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 7-12 (Children under 7 are welcome to attend with adult supervision.) Info: 789-6640.

Sons of Norway 65th Anniversary Dinner, social hour at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., Mike's Place in Douglas. New members joining will get a free dinner. For reservations call: 586-2091 or 789-6974. Guest speaker is Marit Kristiansen..

Parents Anonymous en Espanol, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Proveemos cuidado de ninos y la cena. Call: 790-4102..

New England Barn Dance, 7:30-11 p.m., Centennial Hall. Valerie DeLaune will teach and prompt each dance. $7 for the public; seniors and students are $5; children under 12, Jesuit Volunteers, Vista Volunteers and Saga workers are free. Info: 586-1787.

Windwalkers International, 9:30 a.m.-noon, 1:30-4 p.m., 7-9 p.m., Valley Chapel in Juneau. Spiritual gathering. No fee. Call: 789-4025..

Juneau Alpine Club Camp/Hike, 14 miles, 2 days. Bring ice ax, crampons and camping gear. Info: 586-6672.

Sunday Oct. 15

The Glory Hole Open House, 1-4 p.m., The Glory Hole. Refreshments, tours and information.



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