Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.
Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.
Joint Assembly and School Board meeting, noon, Assembly Chambers.
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. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.
Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.
Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.
Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.
Kucinich for President Campaign meeting, 5-7 p.m., downtown library conference room. Details: 586-2410.
Fall Festival and Spaghetti Feed, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau SDA Christian School, 4890 Glacier Hwy. Details: 789-9603.
A Public Forum on Media Literacy, 6:30-8:30 p.m., JDHS library. Video followed by facilitated discussion. Details: Natalie, 586-6623.
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.
Lemon Creek Neighborhood Association meeting, 7:30-9 p.m., Bill Ray Center, Room 154. Residents of Lemon Creek are encouraged to attend for general discussion and election of board officers. Details: Tom, 780-6116.
Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Office Building. With Juneau dance band "Grateful Celtics" and dance caller Charli Meacham. All dances taught beginners welcome, and no partners are necessary. Costumes are encouraged. Details: 463-3214.
Friday, Oct. 31
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.
Kids Day at the Glacier: Halloween Fright Night, 4-6 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Michelle, 789-6635.
Family friendly Halloween fun, 6-11 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: 789-3236.
Middle School Monster Bash, 6-9 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School.
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 Dr. 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, Nov. 1
UAS Alumni Association Annual Meeting, 10 a.m., UAS campus, Egan 221-222. Continental breakfast served. Details: Emily, 465-2848.
Tlingit Language Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited. Details: 586-9257.
Kids Day at the Glacier: Pass the Leaves Please with naturalist Maegan Cieciel, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Michelle, 789-6635.
Juneau Writer's Group meeting, 2-5 p.m. Main topic will be Self-publishing. Come share your writing interests and make some new friends. Details and location: Barbara, 790-3038.
Free Swim, sponsored by SEARHC and Indian Health Service, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. First 100 people admitted will swim free. Details: Grace, 463-5850.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.