Around Town

Posted: Monday, October 17, 2005

Today

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

Toddlertime, 10 a.m., every Monday, downtown library. Mendenhall Valley library has Toddlertime at 11 a.m. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

School district facilities committee meeting, noon, district office. Details: 463-1750.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Juneau Youth Services board of director's meeting, 5:30 p.m., Community Services Building, 2075 Jordan Ave. Details: 796-4125.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

Planetarium volunteer training workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Basic obedience dog training class, 6-8 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School Commons. Details: Gaile, 789-0694.

Healthy pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Classroom. Details: 796-8972.

Early pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Leader is Sonia Bradley. Details: Stephanie, 586-1203.

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

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

Juneau Astronomy Club telescope viewing/workshop, 7-8 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New members welcome. Details: 586-3034.

Tuesday, Oct. 18

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Alaska Day pancake breakfast, 9 a.m.-noon, Juneau Senior Center. A benefit for senior meal programs. Details: 463-6175.

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.

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.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 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.

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

"Chasing the Wicker Clan" slide presentation, 5:30 p.m., Nickelodeon Theatre. Sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council. Details: 586-8292.

"Inheritance: A Fishermen's Story" environmental film, 5:30 and 7:15 p.m., Nickelodeon Theatre. Sponsored by the Sierra Club. Details: Irene, 209-2999.

Childbirth class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Leader is Johanna Koranda. Free class. Details: Stephanie, 586-1203.

Juneau-Douglas High School fall concert, 7 p.m., high school auditorium. The band, choir and chamber orchestra students will perform. Details: 523-1531.

Native women's cancer support group, 7 p.m., small brown house next to Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Details: 789-9818.

Gastineau Channel Little League annual meeting, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School, Room C107. Details: 789-9803.

Wednesday, Oct. 19

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.

New parent group, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Stephanie, 586-1203.

Storytime, 11 a.m., every Wednesday, downtown library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

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

Bird walk, noon, Rainbow Foods lobby. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon, Holy Trinity Church. Details: 789-8884.

Ryan White consortium meeting, noon-1 p.m., Gastineau Human Services Building. Sponsored by Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association Southeast.

Juneau-Douglas Fish and Game advisory committee, 1-4 p.m., Alaska Department of Fish and Game Commissioners conference room. Details: 586-6652.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 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.

"Project: Healthy Alaska" documentary preview and presentation, 5-7 p.m., KTOO Studios. Details: 586-1670.

Finance committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital, administration board room. Details: 796-8438.

Narcotics Anonymous Step it Up Step Study, 6-7:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Children welcome.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6:30 p.m., Moose Lodge. Guests welcome. Details: 364-3113.

• 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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