Building Code Advisory Committee, 5 p.m., Downtown Fire Hall Classroom.
Breast Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., DIPAC Conference Room. Details: Linda, 790-3225.
NAMI Juneau Fall Education Series begins, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway. Bob Briggs will speak on seclusion and restraints and the law. Details: Sharron, 789-5028.
Wednesday, Oct. 17
Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Valley Library. Details: Bill, 789-7586.
Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Everyone welcome, quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.
Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.
Baby-Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive. Details: Ami, 586-1203.
Public Works and Facilities Committee, Noon, Assembly Chambers.
AARP Monthly Meeting, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Joe, 463-2624.
Juneau Parks and Rec Adult Basketball Team Registration, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5226.
Fisheries Committee, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC.
Free Class on Becoming a United States Citizen, 5:30-7 p.m., every Wednesday, St. Vincent de Paul Society. Details: South East Regional Resource Center, 586-5718.
The Juneau World Affairs Council presents a talk by James Bamford: "Can American Intelligence Do the Job Against Terrorism?", 6 p.m., first floor of Dimond Court Building.
Douglas Service Area Advisory Board, 7 p.m., Douglas Library.
Thursday, Oct. 18
CBJ Offices Closed today in Observance of Alaska Day.
Juneau and Douglas Public Libraries closed today. Valley Library open 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Alaska Day Open House at the Capitol, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., free tours of Capitol, refreshments, educational materials, state Capitol. Tours leave every half-hour.
Southeast Alaska Regional Dive Fisheries Association, SARDFA, annual Board of Directors' meeting in Ketchikan. Details: Julie, 907-874-3110.
Asthma and Allergy Support Group of Juneau Meeting, 6 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital's administration building, 2nd floor Boardroom. Details: Cathy, 789-7936 or Judy, 789-0317.
Alsop for Adults, with Peter Alsop, 7 p.m., UAS Student Activities Center. Tickets: UAS and Hearthside.
Friday, Oct. 19
"The Art of Being Human," NAEYC-SEA Early Childhood Mini-Conference for parents, teachers, caregivers and social service staff, 8 a.m., Chapel by the Lake. Runs through Saturday. Details: 789-1235.
Alaska InvestNet seminar: Matching Product and Market, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Cedar Room, Goldbelt Hotel. Details and registration: alaskainvestnet.org.
Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., Valley Library.
Theatre Organ Concert, noon, State Office Building Atrium.
Juneau Neighbors (neighborhood associations representatives group) meeting, noon, Assembly Chambers.
Capital City Emergency Planning Committee, noon, Downtown Library.
Low Vision Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 586-4920.
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.