Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, October 30, 2001

Today

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.

Northern Southeast Regional Aquaculture Association (NSRAA) public reception, 6 p.m., 1308 Sawmill Creek Road, Sitka. An opportunity for interested people to discuss issues with the NSRAA Board and staff. Details: 907-747-6850.

Wednesday, Oct. 31

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley Library. Details: Bill, 789-7586.

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.

Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., downtown library.

Baby-Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Peace Vigil Sponsored by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Louise, 586-4460.

Boys and Girls Club of Juneau Halloween Party, noon-7 p.m., 8825 Mallard Street (right behind Nugget Mall). Details: 790-4535.

Trick or Treat at the Nugget Mall, 5 to 8 p.m. Free treat bag for the kids. Details: 789-9014.

Class to prepare for U.S. citizenship test, every Wednesday, 5:30-7 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul Society. Details: SERRC Adult Education Center, 586-5718.

Harvest Fest, 6:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Lisa, 586-3131.

Thursday, Nov. 1

Salvation Army Christmas Assistance program will begin taking applications today. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-noon, 439 W. Willoughby Ave. Details: 586-2136.

Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

Americans with Disabilities Act Committee Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Library.

Orientation meeting for those interested in buying one of the four homes being built by the Juneau Housing Trust off of Crow Hill Drive in Douglas. 5:30 p.m., Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood St. Details: 463-1276.

Cold Fusion, Warren Miller's 52nd annual film, presented by the Eaglecrest Ski and Snowboard School, 5:45 and 8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Tickets are $7, and are available at the Eaglecrest Business Office or at the door.

Assembly Retreat, 6 p.m., Chapel by the Lake.

Juneau SBDC Seminar: Computer Basics for Small Business, 6-9 p.m., 3rd floor conference room of Juneau Empire Building. Details and pre-registration: 463-3789.

Friday, Nov. 2

Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley Library.

Theater Organ Concerts, noon, State Office Building atrium.

The Boys and Girls Club of Juneau has extended hours for today. It will be open from noon-7 p.m.

Resource Management in a Forested Landscape, seminar by Dr. Sari C. Saunders of the Michigan Technical University. Presented by the University of Alaska Fairbanks Juneau Center, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences. 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building Room 221, 11275 Glacier Highway.

Ski Check-in for tomorrow's Ski Sale, 5-9 p.m., Centennial Hall.

Evening at Egan lecture series presents Pulitzer Prize winner M. Scott Momaday, 7 p.m., Egan Library, UAS Campus. Details: 465-6530.

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