Around Town

Posted: Thursday, October 28, 2004

Today

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

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., Juneau Senior Center and Valley 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.

Training for Kids Voting Precinct Captains, 5-6 p.m., Downtown Library, large conference room. Sponsored by Kids Voting Juneau. Details: 364-2520.

Eaglecrest Board Marketing Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., JEDC Conference Room, 612 Willoughby, Suite A. Details: 586-5284.

"Support Issues in Death and Dying," 6-8:30 p.m., Alaskan Memorial Park Mortuary & Crematory. Class sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, and is a part of 2004 Fall Seminar. This session is open to the public and there will be a discussion on funeral planning. Details: 463-6111.

"Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel: How to Get Answers from God," 7-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Library. Juneau Eckankar Center hosts the first session of a free four-week class. Attendance of individual sessions OK. Details and to preregister: 586-5955.

Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Library. Come share your ideas and concerns for Juneau trails. Details: 790-6406.

Contra Dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium (use 6th Street entrance). Live music with Leif and Lis Saya and Friends. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring soft-soled shoes for dancing. Details: 463-3214.

Televised debate, 8 p.m. Senator Lisa Murkowski and Tony Knowles will face off in the final televised debate of the campaign. Will be aired on Alaska One.

Friday Oct. 29

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.

"Aging Adults: Is There Room for us in Alaska?," 1-4 p.m., Legislative Information Office 2nd Floor Conference Room, 716 W. 4th Ave. A legislative hearing hosted by Rep. Sharon Cissna.

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.

Southeast Alaska Regional Dive Fisheries Association Board of Directors teleconference, 3 p.m. Details: 874-3110.

"Seasonal Variability of Pristane in Mussels (Mytilus trossulus) in Prince William Sound, Alaska," 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.

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.

Overview of Glacier Bay Ecosystems, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast. This Evening at the Egan series features panelists from Glacier Bay Science Symposium. 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.

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. 30

"Support Issues in Death and Dying," 9 a.m.-noon, Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, CCS training room, 419 6th St. Class sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, and is a part of 2004 Fall Seminar. This session is open to the public. Details: 463-6111.

Training for Kids Voting Precinct Captains, 10-11 a.m., Mendenhall Library, conference room. Sponsored by Kids Voting Juneau. Details: 364-2520.

Mixed Media Class,12-3:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Creative, two-part class (another to follow on Nov. 6) for adults to explore diverse materials for collages. Adults 18 and over. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Details: 586-3572.

Halloween Cookie Madness, 1-2 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Jane Terry and kids will be decorating cookies and taking them home. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Details: 586-3572.

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.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Ghost Walk, 4:30-6 p.m., Mt. Jumbo Gym, 909 4th St.. in Douglas. Put on by Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Details: 463-1899.

Saturday Kids' Halloween Fun Night, 5-8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier's Visitor Center. There will be nature activities, games, and goody bags. Kids of all ages (preferably in costume and accompanied by an adult) are welcome to this free program. Details: 789-0097.

Halloween Skate, 6:30-8 p.m., Treadwell Arena, 105 Savikko Rd., in Douglas. Put on by Parks and Recreation, City & Borough of Juneau. Details: 586-0410.



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