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Posted: Monday, November 13, 2000


The Harborview School Site Council will meet in the Harborview school library, 5 p.m., to discuss benchmark exam results and the School Accountability Plan. Details: Suey, 463-3518.

"Planning for Your Retirement" seminar at 5 p.m. Both at the Travelodge. Sponsored by NYLIFE Securities, Inc. Details: 789-3780.

Paintings by Mary Stroeing, on display at KTOO studios, 360 Egan Drive, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekdays through Dec. 1.

The Juneau Housing Trust, a nonprofit housing organization, has canceled the meeting to discuss its ground lease at 4:45 p.m.To receive an agenda in advance of the next meeting, call 364-3573.

"Introduction to Word 2000, Part 11," free evening computer classes for beginners. Lab opens at 4:15 p.m. Class, 5-7 p.m. Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Parents Anonymous Community Meeting, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Children's Community Center, 211 Cordova St., West Juneau. Dinner and daycare provided. Details: 790-4102.

Tuesday, Nov. 14

Bookmark Awards in honor of Children's Book Week, 6-7 p.m. valley library. The winners of the annual bookmark design contest receive prizes and copies of their formally printed book marks in a short but sweet ceremony.

"Two Thin: Comedy and Eating Disorders." Michelle Garb and Dani Klein (Two Thin) feature their own personal stories of anorexia and bulimia. 8 p.m., UAS Student Activities Center (across from DeHart's). Sponsored by the University of Alaska Southeast Student Activities Office.

"Desire Under the Elms," pay-as-you-can preview, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre.

"Introduction to the Internet," Free Evening Computer Classes for Beginners. Lab opens, 4:15; classes, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Information: 586-5718.

Customer Service Training Seminar for policy makers and managers, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Vocational Training & Resource Center, 3239 Hospital Drive. Information: Tawna Doake, 463-7375.

Parents Anonymous meeting for special needs families, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal Street. Dinner and daycare provided. Details: 790-4102.

"Accessing Community Services for People with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia," a panel of health care professionals. Information on services Juneau can provide for home-care and assisted living as well as Medicaid and Medicare eligibility. 7 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building. Details: Glen Ray, 586-5044.

Exhibit of pastel portraits, hand-painted silk dresses, calligraphy and embossing by Sherri Brown and Bridget Milligan, weekday afternoons through Nov. 27, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 2-6 N. Franklin Street.

Sewing Circle, all ages welcome, noon to 4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Flu shot clinic, 10 a.m. to noon, Douglas Senior Center. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Clinic is free to seniors with Medicare Part B coverage, and $10 to others. Bring Medicare card or proof of coverage. Details: Tessie Barril, RN, 463-3113.

Wednesday, Nov. 15

Home buyer education seminar for first-time home buyers, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., today and Thursday. Preregister at 1-800-459-2921 or 907 330-8489. Alaska Housing Development Corp., 1800 Northwood.

"Subsistence: What is at issue for Alaskans?" Discussion, 2-3 p.m., Lake Room, UAS.

Parents Anonymous community meeting, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, Lemon Creek. Snack provided. Details: Carol, 780-3013.

Flu shot clinic, 10 a.m. to noon, Valley Senior Center. Free to seniors with Medicare Part B coverage; $10 to others. Details: Tessie Barril, RN, 463-3113.

"Assistive Devices and Supplies for In-Home Caregiving," a workshop with Corinne Rago, RN, Cornerstone Home Health, intended for people interested in Alzheimer's disease and/or caring for a person with the disease. 7 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building. Details: Glen Ray, 586-5044.

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