Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, October 29, 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.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

The Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5226.

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

MADD Victim Impact Panel, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Episcopal Church on the corner of 4th and Gold. Details: 463-2562.

Wednesday, October 30

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.

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.

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.

Dr. Ross Klein will speak of his research on the cruise ship industry, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Klein is a professor of sociology at Memorial University of Newfoundland and the author of several books on the cruise ship industry. Details: Kim, 586-2113.

Harvest Festival sponsored by the Youth of Northern Light United Church, 7-8 p.m., Carnival activities. Bring a can of food for admission. Details: 586-3131.

Thursday, October 31

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.

Organ concert on the historic Kimball Pipe Organ by Alice J. Branton, noon, 8th floor State Office Building. Details: trb@alaska.net.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

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

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

Halloween Spook Night at the Glacier, 5-8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Fall Harvest Carnival, 5-8:30 p.m., Juneau Church of the Nazarene, 3220 Mendenhall Loop Road. Games, prizes, food, booths and more. Children 12 and under with parent supervision.

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.

Friday, November 1

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.

Catholic Daughters of America - BAZAAR, 4.-8 p.m., St. Paul's Hall - Mendenhall Loop and Egan Drive. Food, arts, crafts, and white elephants. Details: Joan, 789-9858.

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

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

"Disposable People: New Slavery in the Global Economy," free lecture by Dr. Kevin Bales, the 2002 University of Alaska Bartlett Lecture Series speaker, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Details: 465-6530.

Poetry/Fiction Reading and Coffeehouse presented by UAS Creative Writing Program, 7-10 p.m., Silverbow. Details: 465-6415.

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, November 2

Catholic Daughters of America - simply BAZAAR, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Paul's Hall - Mendenhall Loop and Egan Drive. Food, arts, crafts, and white elephants. Details: Joan, 789-9858.

Kids Day at the Glacier: Fabulous Functional Feet, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Learn about different animals feet and how these differences help with the survival of each animal. Details: 789-0097.

"Building Balsa Bridges" with local engineers Anne Castle and Gary Scarbrough, 1-3 p.m., The Juneau-Douglas City Museum. All ages are invited to build truss bridges and watch balsa bridges being smashed.

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, 2-4 p.m., Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Free.

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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