Sunday, Oct. 28
Special Olympics Bowling Competition, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Channel Bowl. Forty-five athletes will compete for the chance to go to the state bowling meet in Anchorage. Public is invited to come and cheer!
Underwater Halloween Party held by the Juneau SCUBA divers, noon-4 p.m., Auke Recreation Area. Participants are asked to bring a potluck dish and a $5 donation for A.W.A.R.E. (Aquatic World Awareness, Responsiblity and Education). Details: 790-4665 or 789-5115.
Where the Wild Things Are, an afternoon of opera, musicals, Halloween fun and magic for kids presented by KTOO, 2-5 p.m., at KTOO, 360 Egan Drive. Details: Sue, 463-6421.
Monday, Oct. 29
Toddler Time, 10 a.m., Downtown Library, and 11 a.m., Valley Library.
Free ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Daycare may be available.
Juneau Economic Development Council Meeting, noon, 612 Willoughby Ave., Suite A.
Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Court House, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.
Free GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Daycare may be available.
Juneau SBDC Seminar, Low Tech Business Bookkeeping, 1-5 p.m., third floor conference room of Juneau Empire Building. $25. Pre-registration: 463-3789.
Venture Crew Meeting, 2:30-3:30, JDHS Library. Details: John, 789-8440, email@example.com.
Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Board of Trustees Annual Meeting, 5 p.m., JAHC. Members invited. Details: 586-2787.
End of Gastineau Society v. Planning Commission Appeal Hearing, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers.
Juneau Women's Council, 5:30 p.m., Adult Education Center on Ferry Way.
Free English as a Second Language Classes, every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.
Healthy Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital's Administration Bldg. Classroom. Details: 586-8424.
Scary Stories on a Dark Night, Halloween Stories, 8 p.m., UAS Student Activities Center.
Tuesday, Oct. 30
Quilting Resource Center, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.
Shopping with Common Sense, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Connie, 586-3694.
American Red Cross First Aid Course, 6-10 p.m., Southeast Alaska Chapter, 3200 Hospital Drive #203. Details and registration: 463-5713.
Shopping for services for your home, vehicles, medical, travel and entertainment, 7 p.m., the Cooperative Extension Service Office, 3032 Vintage Park, Room 104. Details: Connie, 586-3694.
Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.
Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. Or they can be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.