Around Town

Posted: Friday, October 24, 2003

Today

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., Capitol. Chili feed and dance will follow at the National Guard 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 Drive. 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, fund-raiser 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.

Benefit Fun Night for Ray Bradley Jr., 5:30 p.m., Tlingit & Haida Community Hall, 3235 Hospital Drive. Tacos, Karaoke, prizes and more. $10 adults, $5 children under 12. Details and tickets: Cliff, 523-5287.

Barn Dance with the Grateful Celtics and local caller Odette Foster, 7:30 p.m. instructions for new dancers, 8-11 p.m. dancing, St. Ann's Parish Center, 430 Fifth St. No partners or experience necessary. Please bring clean, soft-soled shoes to dance in. Details: 463-3689 or 586-1787.

Sunday, Oct. 26

Andrew Gibb Foundation fund-raiser, 5-8 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. For the medical expenses of a bone marrow transplant. Details: Susan, 364-2305.

Gastineau Channel Historical Society, 6 p.m. potluck and building tour, 7 p.m. program and meeting, Scottish Rite Temple, Fourth and Seward. Details: 586-6790.

Monday, Oct. 27

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Toddler Time at the Mendenhall Valley library starts at 11 a.m. Details: 586-5303.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Britt, 364-2222.

Contract bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House arts and drawing class, 3:30-5 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

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 Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

• 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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