Around Town

Posted: Thursday, October 23, 2003

Today

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

Flu Shot Clinic, sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, 10 a.m.-noon, Fireweed Place. Free to seniors with Medicare part B coverage, $20 to all others. Please bring Medicare card with you for proof of coverage.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.

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, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

Eaglecrest Ski Area public meeting, 6 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: Gary, 586-5284.

Alaska Legal Services free divorce/custody clinic, 6-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: Tom, 586-6425.

QuickBooks Pro 2003 training class (Part 4 of 6), 6-9 p.m., Juneau Small Business Development Center. Details: 463-3789.

Public Forum on Media Literacy, 6:30-8 p.m., JDHS library. "Killing Us Softly," movie focusing on the effects on self-esteem and violence towards women. Details: Natalie, 586-6623.

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

"Glass, It's Many Facets," by Dr. Kenneth Kolb, sponsored by the Alaska Section of the American Chemical Society, 7-8 p.m., UAS Lecture Hall. Details: Richard, 789-2278.

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

Child Care Licensing Orientation, 7-9 p.m., 150 Third St. Details: Vilda, 465-4756.

Friday, Oct. 24

The Alaska Institute for Nonprofit Leadership, 8 a.m.-noon, VTRC, 3239 Hospital Drive. Details: (907) 743-1205.

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

End of Iraq Occupation Demonstration, sponsored by Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 4 p.m., 12th and Egan. Details: Carol, 586-2410.

Take Back the Night March, AWARE's 25th Anniversary, 5 p.m., Capital. Chili Feed and dance will follow at the Armory.

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, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7:30-10 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Saturday, Oct. 25

Tlingit Language Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited. Details: 586-9257.

The Great Pumpkin Carving Contest, 10 a.m.-noon, Don Abel Building Supplies.

Kids Day at the Glacier: Sticky Slug Slime with Michelle Warrenchuk, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

Pony Rides and Halloween Carnival, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Swampy Acres, 10400 Glacier Hwy. Come in your costume.

Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Halibut For Humanity, fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity, 5-7 p.m., Smith Hall at Chapel by the Lake. $15 adults, $5 children under 12, $35 for families. Tickets available through Hearthside Books and at the door.



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