Around Town

Posted: Friday, November 02, 2001

Today

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

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.

Crafts Bazaar, 4-9 p.m., St. Paul's Catholic Church, 9055 Atlin Dr.

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.

Crafts Bazaar, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Paul's Catholic Church, 9055 Atlin Dr.

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.

Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair, opens 10 a.m., Nugget Mall.

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.

Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 4th and Main Streets. Details: 586-3572. Free.

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.

Bishop Kenny Memorial Auction to benefit Perseverance Theatre. 7-10 p.m., Chinook's, Goldbelt Hotel. Tickets $20, available by calling 364-2421 ext. 21; at Hearthside Books; at the theatre; or at the door.

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.

Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair, opens 10 a.m., Nugget Mall.

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., Assembly Chambers.

Healthy Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. Details and registration: 586-8424.

Assembly Meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp #2 Meeting, 7 p.m., ANB Hall.

HypnoBirthing Class begins today at the Juneau Family Birth Center, 7-9 p.m. Class size is limited. Details: 586-1203.

Tuesday, Nov. 6

Public audioconference for those involved in Juneau fundraising, 9-10:30 a.m., UAS Egan Library Room 210. Reservations required; call 465-6416.

Flu shots, 10 a.m.-noon, Douglas Methodist Church.

Quilting Resource Center, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Town Meeting hosted by Rep. Hudson, 5:30-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Juneau's second public forum on solving the fiscal gap.

Parks and Rec Advisory Committee Meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly 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 nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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