Around Town

Posted: Thursday, November 11, 2004

Today

Open House and Community Potluck, new Girl Scout Service Center, 316 W. 11th St., near Cope Park. Leaders, board and nominating committee members of the Tongass Alaska Girl Scout Council will be on hand. Details: 586-1710.

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

"The FUN-damentals of Play Leadership," 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Smith Hall at Chapel by the Lake. If you work with school-aged children, you won't want to miss this seminar with Dr. Bill Michaelis. Details: 789-1235.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

"Honoring our Native Veterans," 11 a.m., ANB Hall at 320 W. Willoughby. Open to the public.

Veterans Day Service, 11 a.m., Centennial Hall. Presented by Veterans of Foreign Wars Taku Post 5559 and American Legion Post 25. Speaker will be David W. Ryan, Chief of Staff 17th Coast Guard District.

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 Garden Club, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Open to the public. Details: 586-1548.

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

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

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.

"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 third session of a free four-week class. Attendance of individual sessions OK. Details and to preregister: 586-5955.

Divorce and custody clinic, 6-8 p.m. at Centennial Hall. Sponsored by Alaska Legal Services. Clinic to assist individuals who do not have representation in cases involving family law. Details: Tom at 586-6425.

"Aurora's of the Alaska Range-a Photographic Journey," by Norio Matsumoto, 7:30-8:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Auditorium. Admission is free. Sponsored by the Juneau Audubon Society. Details: 586-5816.

Friday, Nov. 12

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

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

Emergency Planning Committee meeting, noon, Assembly Chambers.

Organ Concert Friday, noon, State Office Building. This concert features J. Allan MacKinnon.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (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.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"The Escapement Index For Southeast Alaska Pink Salmon Is Inadequate For The Way It Is Being Used," by Hal Geiger, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Anderson Building, Room 221. Details: 907-465-6441.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth Street Suite 102.

Trail Mix annual meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor's Center. Come enjoy desserts, slide shows, and share ideas and concerns on Juneau trails. Details: 790-6406.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Film screening, 7 p.m., Juneau Seventh-Day Adventist School, 4890 Glacier Hwy. Screening of "The Desmond Doss Story: Portrait of Courage." All are invited to this free public service. Details: 780-4336.

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

Training conference and annual meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau's Rock Dump. Only those registered for the Tongass Alaska Girl Scout Council conference may attend.

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.

Saturday, Nov. 13

Bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church at 3rd and E Streets (across from fire hall). Baked goods, arts and crafts, collectibles, UNICEF cards. Details regarding UNICEF cards: 586-6457.

Hearing Women's Voices, 9-11 a.m., Egan Room in Centennial Hall. Opportunities for community action/involvement. All women and girls welcome. Details: 209-8602.

Recycling Task Force meeting, 9:30 a.m., City Hall Conf. Room No. 224. Details: 586-5240.

Community Butoh Dance Workshop, 10 a.m.-noon, Juneau-Douglas High School Dance Studio. Led by Ben Coffroth and sponsored by efstar seakae Theatre. Cost is $10-20, sliding scale. Details: 586-1690 ext. 154.

"Wonderful Wolves," 11 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier's Visitor Center Observatory. This Saturday Kids' Day Program is free. Details: 789-0097.

Thank You Party for Eagle Clan, 1 p.m., Tlingit & Haida Community Council, 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: 523-9116, 780-2510, 586-1980, 789-5899.



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