Around Town

Posted: Thursday, October 21, 2004

Today

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 Ct. 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.

House District 3 and 4 candidate call-in radio forum, 7-8:30 p.m., KTOO-FM Juneau. Call: 800-478-3636.

Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River School library. Meeting featuring fry and smolt imitations for catching salmon and trout. Public is welcome. Details: 586-3424.

Friday, Oct. 22

Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Centennial Hall Convention Center, Hickle room. To schedule an appointment call: 463-5713.

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

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.

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

"Environmental Hormone Disruption: Crustacean Endocrine-Mediated Biomarkers for Nontarget Effects of Insecticides," by Dr. Shea Tuberty, 3:30 p.m., Univ. of Alaska Southeast Anderson building, room 221. Details: 465-6441.

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

Sewing for Family Peace Potluck, 6-9 p.m., little brown house next to ANB Hall. Help create AWARE's button blanket. Details: 586-6623.

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.

"Bats: Studying Noises in the Night," by Asst. Professor of Physics Matt Heavner, 7 p.m., Egan Library. An Evening at the Egan venue. Details: 465-6530.

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.

"Thoughts on Lynn Canal Conservation," by Hank Lentfer, 7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center. 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. 23

Annual Garage Sale & Bake Sale, 8 a.m.-noon, Chapel by the Lake in Smith Hall. To benefit the Auke Bay Co-op Preschool. Details: 789-2302.

Senior Health Fair, 8-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W 12th St. Free except for lab tests. For folk 60 and over. Details: 463-6175.

Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Centennial Hall Convention Center, Hickle room. To schedule an appointment call: 463-5713.

Women's Self Defense Workshop, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., AWARE. All ages are welcome. Sponsored by AWARE and Juneau Shotokan Karate Club. There is a $10 fee. Call to register: 586-6623.

League of Women Voters Board of Directors meeting, 9:30-11:30 a.m., CBJ Conference Room. Details: 586-1714.

First Annual Carnival and Craft Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Elks Lodge. Sponsored by Juneau Emblem Club. Open to everyone, $.50 admission and $.25 games.

Women's Health Forum, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Centennial Hall. Forum will focus on nutrition for prevention and survivorship of cancer and osteoporosis. Open to the public, lunch provided. Details: 796-CARE.

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.

"Women's Peace Movement in Korea," by Sung Eun Noh Kim, 3:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Workshop for men and women begins at 3:30, a potluck (bring a dish) and film will follow. Details: 586-6738.

Fall Festival, 5 p.m., 12364 Mendenhall Loop Rd. Providing safe fun for kids 0-12 and their families. Come join us (in costume if you wish, nothing scary please) for a carnival-style event. Details: 780-5121.

Grand Opening Event, 5-7 p.m., above the Hangar, next to A Certain Charm, #207. Grand opening of a new nail salon. Details: 209-0815.



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