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Posted: Friday, November 12, 2004

Today

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and 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 is 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.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall 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, featuring J. Allan MacKinnon.

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

"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 St., Suite 102.

Trail Mix annual meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. 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 Highway. Screening of "The Desmond Doss Story: Portrait of Courage." Free. 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 Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, Nov. 13

Bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church at Third 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 Conference Room 224. Details: 586-5240.

Ankokuh: A 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 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.

Jam Session, 1-3 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Bring your instruments or just your love of live music for a friendly, informal jam session. All ages are welcome. Details: 586-3572.

Multiple Sclerosis Self-Help Group, 1-3 p.m., downtown library. The discussion topic will be "Combating Fatigue." Family members and friends are welcome. Details: 789-3248.

Open House, 2-5 p.m., 7705 Glacier Highway. The Gastineau Humane Society hosts this event and membership drive during National Support Your Local Shelter week. Enjoy refreshments and a tour of the shelter. All are welcome. Details: 789-0260.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Planning Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Administration Boardroom.

Traditional Alaskan Native Regalia Show, 6-8 p.m., Egan Library at the University of Alaska Southeast. Learn about the regalia of the Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshiam. Details: 790-1624.

13th Annual Tongass Alaska Girl Scout Auction, 6:30 p.m., Treadwell Room at the Baranof Hotel. Open to the public and includes a buffet and appetizers. Tickets are $20, with a $5 discount for Girl Scout leaders. Details: 586-1710.

Potluck and Slide show, 7 p.m. is the potluck, 8 p.m. is the slide show, Cathedral of the Nativity at 416 Fifth St., in Juneau. Bring your favorite dish, meet SEACC staff and Board of Directors, and enjoy the slide show "Damsels and Dragons - Alaska's beautiful aerial insectivores."

Sunday, Nov. 14

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

Ankokuh: A 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.

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. Beginners are welcome and partners are not required. Details: 364-2334.



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