Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, October 12, 2004

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 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.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Tuesday, 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.

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.

Canvass Review Board meeting, 1 p.m., City Hall conference room. Beginning the review of the election returns. Details: 586-0203.

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Free Childbirth Education Class, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, upstairs. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Southeast Alaska Independent Living, Inc. (SAIL) annual meeting, 6 p.m., KTOO Conference Room, 360 Egan Drive. Details: 586-4920.

Juneau-Douglas High School Dance Team, 7-9 p.m., Marie Drake. This tryout is open to all JDHS students. Details: 364-3502.

Wednesday, Oct. 13

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.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Wednesday, 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.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.

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

Contract Bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Juneau-Douglas High School Dance Team, 5 p.m., Marie Drake. This tryout is open to all JDHS students. Details: 364-3502.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

Free Early Pregnancy Education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Juneau Community Schools Advisory Committee public hearing, 6 p.m., Juneau School District Board Room, 1208 Glacier Ave. Hearing deals with concerns regarding the changes in fees for public use of school facilities. Details: 463-1717.

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

"Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel: How to Get Answers from God," 7-8:30 p.m., Downtown Library. Juneau Eckankar Center hosts the fourth session of a free four-week class. Attendance of individual sessions OK. Details and to preregister: 586-5955.

Thursday, Oct. 14

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Thursday, 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 Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

JDHS Parent Group meeting, noon-1 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Details: Karen, 365-3641.

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.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Dog Task Force Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Details: 586-5226.

Friends of Recycling monthly meeting, 6-7:30 p.m., downtown library, large conference room. Details: 364-2536.

Healing After Loss, an 8-week bereavement group for adults who have lost a loved one through death in the past 2 years, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Preregistration is required. Details, registration and location: 463-6111.

Juneau Home Educators Association monthly meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library conference room. Details: Karen, 463-5161.

"The Natural History of the Northern Fur Seal in the Pribilof Islands," by Dr. Steve Zimmerman, 7:30-8.30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Auditorium. Juneau Audubon Society presents this 2004 Lecture series.

Friday, Oct. 15

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

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

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



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