Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, November 03, 2004

Today

Amazing Bookstore Sale, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Airport Shopping Center. All books usually for $.25 are on sale at 10 for $1. Sale for one week only. All profits support local public libraries.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Low impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Contract Bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; SMART Kids 4-5 p.m.; Digital Arts 5-6 p.m.; and Arts & Crafts 2:30-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Ad Hoc Utility Advisory Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Public Works Conference Room, downstairs, 5433 Shaune Dr. Details: 586-5278.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

Free Early Pregnancy Education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

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

Alaska Photographic Arts Association monthly meeting, 7-9 p.m., Douglas Library. Michael Penn will show images from his photojournalism portfolio. Details: 463-3426.

ANS Camp 70 meeting, 7 p.m., ground floor conference room, Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority's building, 5446 Jenkins Drive. Details: 790-2966.

Planetarium Show on the Eight Planets plus Pluto, 7-8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Program for families and adults. Details: 586-3034.

Wilderness First Aid Class, 7-10 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr. Suite 203. This 16 hour advanced First Aid training is critical for anyone whose work or recreation takes them into remote areas of our state. Sponsored by American Red Cross. Details: 463-5713.

Thursday, Nov. 4

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

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

Juneau-Douglas High School Parent Group, noon, JDHS upstairs library. There will be a report from the principal and site council. Details: 789-7634.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 10 a.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel, Douglas Room.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Check in sale items, 5-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. $5 minimum sale price per item for 51st Annual Ski Sale for Juneau Ski Club and Juneau Ski Patrol. Volunteers needed. Details: 790-4030.

"Support Issues in Death and Dying," 6-8:30 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, CCS training room, 419 6th St. Class sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, and is a part of 2004 Fall Seminar. This session is open to the public. Details: 463-6111.

Wilderness First Aid Class, 6-10 p.m., 3200 Hospital Dr. Suite 203. This 16 hour advanced First Aid training is critical for anyone whose work or recreation takes them into remote areas of our state. Sponsored by American Red Cross. Details: 463-5713.

Medicaid and Medicaid Waiver Q & A, 6:30-8 p.m., The Bridge Adult Day Program, 895 W. 12th St. Concerns regarding the current laws on Medicaid will be addressed. Details: 463-6177.

"Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel: How to Get Answers from God," 7-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Library. Juneau Eckankar Center hosts the second session of a free four-week class. Attendance of individual sessions OK. Details and to preregister: 586-5955.

Raincountry Flyfishers, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River School Library. Information on subsistence regulations and the potential effects on local fishing will be presented. Details: 586-3424.

Simply Being Mindful, 7-9 p.m., Centennial Hall, Hammond Room. Details: 790-4845.

Contra Dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium (use 6th Street entrance). Michael Sakarias and Friends dance band will play. No partners necessary. Beginners welcome. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, Nov. 5

Fundraising garage and bake sale, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Wildflower Court (hillside above Bartlett Regional Hospital). Antiques, Alaskana, art, household, books and much more.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.



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