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Posted: Thursday, October 14, 2004

Today

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.

"Support Issues in Death and Dying," 6-8:30 p.m., CCS Training Room at Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. This first session is open to the community. Details: 463-6111.

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.-

Organ Concert Hour, 12 p.m., Atrium in the State Office Building. Free concert featuring Alice J. Branton on the historic Kimball pipe organ. Details: 789-9226.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent 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: 463-6175.

"Stationarity in Ricker Spawner-Recruit and Time Series Models: Here We Go Again," by Ivan Vining, 3:30 p.m., Univ. of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, Room 221. Seminar sponsored by Univ. of Alaska Fairbanks, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences. Details: 907-465-6441.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth Street Suite 102.

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. Details: 463-6175.

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

"Exploring the Boundaries," 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center. Featuring Kevin Hood, Forest Service Kayak Ranger, who will discuss marine wilderness management. Details: 790-7481.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, Oct. 16

"Support Issues in Death and Dying," 9 a.m.-4 p.m., CCS Training Room at Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. This second session is closed for volunteer trainees. Details: 463-6111.

Panex 44 Annual Exhibition and Sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mendenhall Mall. Sponsored by Gastineau Philatelic Society. Details: 586-6785.

Fire Prevention Week Children's Event, 12 p.m., Douglas Public Library. Details: 586-0434.

"Miniatures and Masterpieces for Autumn," 2 p.m. and again at 8 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Works by Faure, Dvorak, and others will be performed. Sponsored by Juneau Bach Society. Details: 463-3577.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Costume Party and Wig Show, 6 p.m., the Sandbar and Grill. Proceeds benefit Cancer Connection travel benefit program for Alaskans fighting cancer. $10 general admission. Details: 789-9283.

Juneau Barn Dance, 7:30-11 p.m., Centennial Hall. Live music. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft soled shoes. Details: 463-3214.

Sunday, Oct. 17

Beginning Agility Class, Swampy Acres. A Capital Kennel Club of Juneau event. Handlers must be club members. Details: 789-3239.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.



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