Around Town

Posted: Thursday, October 17, 2002

Today

SERRC Introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint, 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

Math Trailblazers Parent Information Night, 6-7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

Anti-Road Coalition Meeting, 7 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church at 325 Gold Street. Details: Father Robb, 586-3532.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church (Mendenhall Loop Rd.). TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Friday, October 18

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Flu Shot Clinic, 10 a.m.-noon, Valley Senior Center. Free to seniors with Medicare Part B coverage, $10 to anyone else. Details: Tessie, 463-3113.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Juneau Pride Chorus, 5:30-7 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Details: 586-1191 or 789-6167.

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

Evening at Egan free UAS lecture, "Cultural and Intellectual Property Rights," by Rhonda Hickok, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Details: 465-6530.

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7-10 p.m., Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center. Free. Details: 780-6775.

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, October 19

Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners Bulb Planting Party, 10 a.m., Auke Bay Triangle. Bring shovel, bulb diggers & trowels. Details: Susanne, 364-2243.

Community Dialogue on Iraq, noon-5 p.m., UAS Lake Room. Guest speakers, videos and literature, talking circle. Childcare provided. Details: Tia, 789-6883.

Juneau Primrose Society meeting, 1-3:30 p.m., Mendenhall Library.

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 1-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers.

Juneau Botanical Afternoon with ecopsychologist, educator and author Carol Biggs, 1 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6641.

Tlingit Language Class, 2:30-4 p.m., Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel.

Juneau Botanical Afternoon with artist, gardener and author Wendy Parker Swedell, 2:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6641.

Barn Dance, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Office Building Gymnasium.

Concert for Peace, 8-11 p.m., UAS Student Activities Center. Local musicians, open stage, songs, poems, readings, bring something to share. Details: Tia, 789-6883.

Sunday, October 20

Unity of Juneau presents the Rev. Steve Towles from Unity of Seattle, 10 a.m., Shrine of St. Therese. This week only. Details: 789-3993.

Monday, October 21

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., Downtown Library.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

The Indian Studies Program Parent Board meeting, 5-6 p.m., 1801 Glacier Hwy. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.

SERRC Introduction to Microsoft Word, 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

ESL classes, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way.

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

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.

Tuesday, October 22

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold Streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Shanti of Southeast Alaska and Juneau Public Health offering free and confidential HIV testing, 3-5 p.m., 110 Seward Street, Suite 5, above McDonald's. Details: 463-5665.

SERRC Introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint, 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. They can also be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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