Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, October 22, 2002

Today

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

Seeking Peace With Iraq, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Connie, 586-1477.

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

New Leader Training for 4-H, 7-9 p.m., UAF Cooperative Extension Service. Details: 465-8756.

Wednesday, October 23

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.

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.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.

Juneau-Douglas High School Student Recognition for October, noon, JDHS Library.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends & Others Opposing War in Iraq, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Amy or John, 586-4409.

Foster Care Orientation, noon-2 p.m., Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, 3032 Vintage Blvd. #102. Details: 465-3740 or 790-4246.

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.

Bi-monthly divorce support group meeting, 7 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran church. Details: 789-4093.

Child Care Licensing Orientation, 7-9 p.m., 150 3rd Street. Details: Jenny, 465-4547.

Thursday, October 24

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.

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.

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

Gastineau Channel Historical Society potluck dinner and special slide show, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 586-6790.

Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Library. Details: 790-6406.

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

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium. All dances taught, beginners welcome, no partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, October 25

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.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

The Board of Trustees of the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council annual meeting, noon, JAHC Office located at 206 North Franklin Street. Details: 586-ARTS.

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

Juneau Macintosh Users Group Meeting, 6:30 p.m., Mendenhall Library Conference Room. Details: Tim, 789-8470.

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

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 26

Juneau Community Senior Health Fair, 8 a.m.-noon, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 790-4072.

Crafter's Anonymous, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., The Salvation Army 439 W. Willoughby. Bring a craft, directions and supplies for 10 people. Potluck. Details: 586-2136.

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.

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

Juneau Singles Halloween dinner at Olivia's De Mexico Mexican Restaurant, 5:30 p.m. Wear a Halloween costume. Will possibly go to the symphony at 8 p.m. Details: 789-7870.

Bowling to benefit Special Olympics Juneau, 5-7 p.m., Channel Bowl. Details: 780-7850.

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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