Around Town

Posted: Monday, November 11, 2002

Today

Juneau Youth Services board of directors' regular meeting, 5 p.m., Lakeside Classroom, 9290 Hurlock Ave.

SERRC Introduction to Excel (8 part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

Citizenship & ESL class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way.

Juneau Rowing Club membership meeting, 6 p.m., In Nugget Mall across from Hearthside Books. Details: 586-3388.

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

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.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

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

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Feet First Clinic, 9-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Sally, 465-3353.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

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

"How to Start from Nowhere, Internet and E-mail," (Seven-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

"Seeking Peace With Iraq," 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Connie, 586-1477.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

The Juneau Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m.. Location and details: Carole, 789-3345.

Sealaska Heritage Lecture Series featuring Tlingit linguist Dr. Jeff Leer, 7-8:30 p.m., foyer of the Sealaska Corp. Building. Details: 463-4844.

"Learning to Live Healthy with Diabetes," 7-9 p.m., SEARHC WIC classroom, 3245 Hospital Drive. Details: 465-8746 or 463-4092.

Wednesday, Nov. 13

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library.

The Juneau Family Birth Center presents "Birth Stories," 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Details: 586-1203.

Peace vigil held by Juneau Friends & Others Opposing War in Iraq, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Amy or John, 586-4409.

"SERRC Introduction to Excel" (eight-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

Class of 1973 reunion planning, 5-6 p.m., Mike's Place in Douglas, 1102 Second Street. Details: 780-2592 or 364-3640.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life Planning Committee start-up meeting, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC Conference Room. Anyone interested in volunteering for a committee, or forming a team, please join us. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

Citizenship & ESL class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way.

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

Maximizing Profit workshop, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 612 W. Willoughby Ave. Learn analytical tools to aid in making good decisions. Details or to register: 463-3662.

Thursday, Nov. 14

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

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

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.

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

"How to Start from Nowhere, Internet and E-mail," (7 part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Friday, Nov. 15

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. They can also 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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