Around Town

Posted: Thursday, November 01, 2001


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

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., third floor conference room of Juneau Empire Building. Details and pre-registration: 463-3789.

All Saints' Day discussion, 7 p.m., Jubilee Community United Church, Park Shore Condominiums Clubhouse, 800 F Street. Come discuss saints from an historical and personal perspective.

Friday, Nov. 2

Alaska State Museum Exhibit Openings: George Provost and Sonya Kelliher-Combs Solo Exhibitions. Both exhibits run through Jan. 12, 2002.

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

Theater Organ Concerts, noon, State Office Building atrium.

Eaglecrest Marketing Committee, noon, Fiddlehead Restaurant and Bakery. Details: Pauline, 586-5284.

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

University of Alaska Fairbanks Juneau Center, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences presents a seminar by Dr. Sari C. Saunders of the Michigan Technical University on resource management in a forested landscape. 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building Room 221, 11275 Glacier Highway.

Catholic Daughters of America Annual Bazaar, 4-8 p.m., St. Paul's Hall, Mendenhall Loop and Egan Drive. Details: Joan, 789-9858.

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.

Saturday, Nov. 3

Got Mold? We Can Help! A one-day workshop on indoor fungal contamination, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Bill Ray Center Room 153. $40 fee includes brown-bag lunch. Registration: Cooperative Extension Service, 465-8749.

Catholic Daughters of America Annual Bazaar, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Paul's Hall, Mendenhall Loop and Egan Drive. Details: Joan, 789-9858.

Adult CPR/First Aid Course, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., American Red Cross Southeast Alaska Chapter, 3200 Hospital Drive #203. Cost of course is $30. Details and registration: 463-5713.

Saturday Hike: John Muir/Auke Nu Trail, meet at 12.6 mile Glacier Highway at 9:30 a.m. Details: Juneau Parks and Recreation, 586-5226.

Ski Sale, 10 a.m., Centennial Hall. Admission is $1, to benefit the Juneau Ski Club and Juneau Ski Patrol. Ski check-in is from 7:30-9:30 a.m.

Kids Day Program: Brave Birds of Winter, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Alaska Department of Fish and Game Division of Sport Fish 2001-2002 strategic planning and public meeting, noon-4 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club (Aurora Harbor). Details: Mark, 907-267-2387.

Finding Family: Tips on Writing and Researching Family History, 1-3 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: Jane Lindsey, 586-3572.

Juneau Singles Outer Point Hike, 4 p.m., meet at 12.3 mile on N. Douglas Highway. Hike will be followed by a dinner gathering at the Douglas Cafe. Details: 790-2586.

Sunday, Nov. 4

Jovany's Italian Restaurant will donate 100 percent of receipts taken in from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today to help raise funds for the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks.

Gastineau Humane Society Open House to celebrate National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week, 1-3 p.m., 7705 Glacier Hwy. Details: 789-0260.

Monday, Nov. 5

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library, and 11 a.m., Mendenhall 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.

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.

Tlingit Story Telling, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center.

Assembly Lands Committee Meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Juneau Community Forum, 5-6:30 p.m., ANB Hall, 320 Willoughby Ave. This is a planning session for the upcoming Alaska Native Education Forum in Anchorage. Details: Phyllis, 4643-7156.

Free English as a Second Language Classes, every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Assembly Human Resources Committee Meeting, 6 p.m., Chambers.


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 Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.

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