Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, October 19, 2004

Today

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

Public briefing of the Skinner Building Removal Plan, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Juneau Assembly Chambers.

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.

School District Facilities Committee meeting, 1:30 p.m., School District Central Office, 1208 Glacier Ave., in the Board Conference Room. Details: 463-1750.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are 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.

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.

"Apocalypse Then & Now: Religious Tensions in the Middle East Conflict" by Dr. J. Edward Wright, 5:30-potluck, 7:30 p.m.-talk, Northern Light Church. Sponsored by Juneau People for Peace and Justice. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

"Support Issues in Death and Dying," 6-8:30 p.m., presented by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau and located in the CCS Training Room. This third Fall Seminar class is open to the community. Details: 463-6111.

Monthly Breast Cancer support group, 7 p.m., DIPAC. Details: 789-3826.

North Douglas Neighborhood Association 4th Annual Fall meeting, 7-8:55 p.m., Douglas Library. Guest Joe Buck (CBJ Public Works Dir.) will present information on the existing sewage system. All North Douglas residents welcome to the meeting. Details: 463-3532.

Wednesday Oct. 20

Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Univ. of Alaska Southeast, Mourant Lake Room. To schedule an appointment, call 465-6528.

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.

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.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are 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.

Special Assembly meeting, 5 p.m., Chambers.

Finance Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Administration Boardroom. A Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors meeting.

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.

Meet the candidates, 6 p.m, 7 p.m. potluck, Mt. View Senior Center. Sponsored by Juneau Retired Teachers and AARP. Details: 586-6115.

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

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

Juneau Macintosh Users Group meeting, 7-10 p.m., Univ. of Alaska Southeast, Egan Classroom 219. Presentation on File Maker Pro. Details: 790-4826.

KTOO-FM House District 5 and Senate District C candidate call-in radio forum, 7-9 p.m. 800-478-3636.

Thursday Oct. 21

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

Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Alaska Electric Light & Power, in the Lineman Room, 5601 Tonsgard Court. To schedule an appointment: 463-6340.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

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.

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

Gastineau Channel Historical Society Annual meeting, potluck at 6 p.m., program at 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th St. Details: 586-3637.

"Support Issues in Death and Dying," 6-8:30 p.m., presented by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau and located in the CCS Training Room. This fourth Fall Seminar class is open to the community. Details: 463-6111.

Monthly Board meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Valley Library meeting room. Meeting for Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: 780-4538.

"Healing After Loss," 6:30-8:30 p.m. for 8 weeks, Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. An adult bereavement support group. Pre-registration is required. Details: 463-6111.



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