Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2001

Today

Historic Resources Advisory Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum.

Youth Activites Board meeting, 5 p.m., City Hall Room 224.

Assembly Finance Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Basketball Score Keepers Meeting, 5-6:30 p.m., downtown library.

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.

Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) informational meeting, 5:30-6:30, Mendenhall Valley Library conference room. Volunteers needed to speak up for abused and neglected children in the courts. Details: 465-2268.

Just for Dads, a three-week pre-natal course for expectant fathers, meets Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. starting tonight at Bartlett Beginnings Family Birth Center. Details: 586-8424.

Juneau Docks and Harbors Department public meeting on a north ferry dock wharf widening proposal, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: Tim, 586-0874.

Shopping Wisely in Juneau Series: Shopping for services for home, vehicles, medical, travel and entertainment," 7 p.m., Cooperative Extension Service Office, 3032 Vintage Park, Room 104. Details: 586-3694.

UAS Climbing club, 7 p.m., Student Activities Center.

Quilting 101, 7-9 p.m., Rain Tree Quilting, 9131 Glacier Highway. Cost is $15.75. Details: 789-7900.

West Mendenhall Valley Neighborhood Association Meeting, 7 p.m. Mendenhall River School Library. Discuss the proposed heliport in Montana Creek valley. Details: 789-5550.

CCEPC Training, 7-9 p.m., City Hall Room 224.

Juneau Philatelic Society meeting, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Virginia, 364-3118.

Marie Drake Planetarium Show about the Aurora Australis, for families, 7-8 p.m. Details: 586-3034.

Thursday, Nov. 8

Juneau Commission on Aging, 9:30 a.m., Assembly Chambers.

Flu shots, 10 a.m.-noon, Juneau Senior Center.

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

Litter Free, Inc. meeting, noon, downtown library. Lunch provided. Details: www.litterfree.org, or Laurie, 790-4768.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Classroom, Barlett Regional Hospital administration building. Registration not required. Details: 586-8424.

JDHS Parent Group meeting, 12:05 p.m., JDHS Library. Guest speaker Barb Conant will talk about the services of the Career Center. Details: Lisa, 789-9116.

Flu Shot Clinic, 1-5 p.m., Fred Meyer. Details: Janet, 789-6533.

Juneau Garden Club meeting, 1-3 p.m., Douglas Library. Program: "Insects in our Trees." Details: Sue, 789-0892.

Juneau Community Charter School Open House, 4:30-6 p.m., 4th and Harris Streets. Details: Cristina, 586-2656.

Juneau International Relations Advisory Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Downtown Library.

Ordway Manager's Meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Harbors Operations Committee with Public Hearing on Vendor Regulations, 5 p.m., City Hall Room 224.

Childbirth Preparation Class, 6:15-8:35 p.m., Classroom, Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building. Details: 586-8424.

Asthma and Allergy Support Group, 6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Board Room. Charles Jackson M.D. will speak on "avoidance, medications and immunotherapy in the treatment of asthma." Details: Cathy, 789-7936, or Judy, 789-0317.

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Library. New members are welcome. Details: Roger, 465-4311.

CCEPC Training, 7-9 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

United Southeast Alaska Gillnetters (USAG) fall and annual meeting, 7-9 p.m. tonight and 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. tomorrow, Harding's Old Sourdough Lodge, Wrangell. Details: USAG Office, 586-5860.

Capital Kennel Club meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., downtown library conference room, presentation on Rally Obedience, a fun new dog sport. Board meeting, 6:30-7 p.m. Details: Heather, 586-2838 or info@ckcoj.org.

Juneau Audubon Society monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Bob Armstrong will present a program on digital photography.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30 p.m., Capital School gym. Details: 463-3214.

The Merry Wives of Windsor, presented by Theatre in the Rough. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m. Tickets at Hearthside.

Friday, Nov. 9

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

Northwest Coast Formline Design workshop, for grades 6-8, 1-3 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Registration required. Details: 465-2901.

Gastineau Channel Senior Centers Advisory Council, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 586-6231.

Grand Opening: Rock Dump Indoor Climbing Gym, 2-10 p.m., 1310 Eastaugh Way (out Thane Road at the Rock Dump by Alaska Litho). Details: 321-3264.

ORCA Autumn Auction, 6-8 p.m., The Silverbow. Hors d'oeuvres, doorprizes, entertainment and auction. Details: 586-0104.

Weekend Marriage Retreat begins tonight, 7 p.m., Shrine of St. Therese. Cost is $150, scholarship assistance is available. Details: 780-6112.

Evening at Egan lecture on brown bears at Pack Creek, given by Dr. Robert Fagen, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Free.

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