Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, November 11, 2003

Today

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Cribbage, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Wednesday, Nov. 12

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. Details: 586-5303.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House Arts and Drawing class, 3:30-5 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

"Understanding and Developing Financial Projections" presented by the Juneau Small Business Development Center, 6-9 p.m., third floor conference room of the Juneau Empire Building. Preregistration required. Details and registration: 463-3789.

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

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

Thursday, Nov. 13

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

Litter Free Inc. meeting, noon, Mendenhall Valley library. Lunch will be provided. Details: John, 789-5601, or Laurie, 790-4768.

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

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

"Oriental Gardens" by Chris Mertl, presented by the Juneau Garden Club, 1 p.m., Douglas library. Details: Carolyn, 364-2188.

Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Youth Activity Board meeting, 5:30-7:30 p.m., CBJ Conference Room No. 224. Details: 586-5226.

Night of Native Alaskan Storytelling and Dancing hosted by University of Alaska Southeast Native student club Wooch.een, 6:30-8:30 p.m., UAS Egan Auditorium. Details: Janice, 465-6454.

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Mendenhall River School library. Jon Lyman will give a presentation on the benefits of the Federation of Fly Fishers. Details: Tony, 789-9159, or Steve, 790-2206.

Caregiver Education Series: Medicaid/Medicaid Waiver laws" by Lee Lewis, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Christy, 586-6044, or Fred, 463-6177.

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

• 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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