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Posted: Sunday, November 07, 2004

Today

Juneau Women's Hockey Jamboree, 7 a.m.-noon, Juneau Treadwell Ice Arena. Details: 723-2260.

Amazing Bookstore Sale, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Airport Shopping Center. All 25 cent books are 10 for $1. Sale for one week only.

Beginning Agility Class, Swampy Acres. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Handlers must be club members. Details: 789-3239.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, 11-12:15 a.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Folk dancing, 6 p.m., Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers. Free and partners are not required. Beginners welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Monday Nov. 8

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

Toddlertime, 10 a.m., Downtown Library.

Toddlertime, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

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

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 West 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building, Room 541. Public invited. Details: Peter, 321-1499.

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

Diabetes Senior Support Group monthly meeting, 1-2 p.m., Day Room at the Juneau Senior Center at 12th and Egan. Linda Wild, RD, BRH, leads discussion and sharing time for "Food for the Heart: Holiday Recipe Sharing." Details: 796-8691, 465-3353.

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.

Performing Arts Center Commission meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5278.

Cultural Night Potluck Dinner, 6 p.m., ANB Hall, 320 W. Willoughby Ave. Please bring any Native foods for donation.

Healthy Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Classroom. Details: 796-8972.

Planetarium Volunteer Training Workshop, 6-7 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers are welcome. Details: 586-3034.

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

Alzheimer's and Related Diseases Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Pioneers' Home. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Citizens Capital Transit Committee meeting, 7 p.m., Downtown Library.

Community Development Department New Development Ordinance meeting, 7 p.m., Gruening Park Conference Room. Details: 586-0789.

Puppy Kindergarten, 7-8 p.m. every Monday until Dec. 13, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Sponsored by the Capital Kennel Club. Details: 789-4232.

Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators, 7-9 p.m., Downtown Library. Details: 586-2408.

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.

"When Jealousy and Envy Sweep Us Away, What Then?" by Yvonne Rand, 7:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Sponsored by Valley Pond Meditation Group. Details: 789-0729.

Tuesday Nov. 9

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

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

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Eaglecrest Ski Area Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Library.

Basic Dog Obedience, 6-7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: 789-1245.

Free Childbirth Education Class, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, upstairs. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Friends of Recycling monthly meeting, 6-7:30 p.m., Downtown Library. Everyone welcome. Details: 364-2536.

Valley Head Start Parent Committee meeting, 6-8 p.m., St. Brendan's Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Rd. Dinner will be served and transportation provided if you call ahead. Details: 790-2431.

Choosing the Right Dog for You and/or Your Family, 6:30-8 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. Sponsored by Juneau 4-H. A $6 fee covers three sessions and individual consultation. Registration required. Details: Judy 465-8749.

Juneau Home Educators Association monthly meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Library. Discussion will include topics on teaching math and resources available. Details: 463-5161.



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