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Posted: Monday, November 13, 2006

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Seminar on transporting Dungeness Crab into a marine protected area by master's degree candidate Heidi Herter, 10:15 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Building room 115. Details: 796-6441.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Senior Diabetes Support Group, 1-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Linda, 796-8691.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; Keystone Club 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church. Details: 789-8884.

Family-to-Family 12-week course, 6 p.m. every Monday until Dec. 11, Polaris House, 434 Willoughby St. Sponsored by National Alliance on Mental Illness. Details: Pat, 463-5227 or 780-6775.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

Juneau Astronomy Club telescope viewing/workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New members welcome. Details: 586-1517.

Planetarium volunteer training workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers welcome. Learn how to make the stars shine. Details: 586-1517.

Beaded Barrettes workshop, 6-8 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. For intermediate and advanced beaders. Taught by Wendy Rabung. Details: Caro, 523-1774.

Early pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Details: 586-1203.

Prenatal parenting class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free Class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

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

English as a Second Language class, 6:30-8 p.m. every Monday, Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: Rosa, 586-5718.

Puppy Manners class, 6:45-7:45 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Puppies must be under 6 months old. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. $80 for non-members; $50 for members. Details: Vicky, 780-6558.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Al-Anon Family Group meeting, 7-8:30 p.m. every Monday, Rainforest Recovery Center conference room. Details: Sarah, 586-2790.

Writer's workshop, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Open to all ages, genres and levels of experience. Sponsored by Poetry Omnibus. Details: Kristan, 789-9489.

Tuesday, Nov. 14

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

"Building Sustainable Communities" seminar by the American Planning Association, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Hangar Ballroom. $20. Details: 586-3141.

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

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Al-Anon Family Group Serenity meeting, noon-1 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 West 10th St. Details: Marsha, 364-2472.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Career Launch 4-5 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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

Juneau Youth Services Board of Directors meeting, 5:30 p.m., Administration Building, 2075 Jordan Ave. Details: 789-7610.

Tlingit and Haida Community Council and Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska potluck style meeting, 5:30 p.m., Tlingit and Haida Community Council Building. Details: Allison, 463-7329.

Basic Dog Obedience class, 6-7 p.m., every Tuesday, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Sponsored by Capitol Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: Jill, 789-3239.

Childbirth education class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Featuring the Bradley technique. Leader is Kaye Kanne. Free class. Details: 586-1203.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life kick-off, 6:30 p.m., Udder Culture. Details: Beatriz, (907) 263-2072.

Family Caregiver Support Group, 7 p.m., Bridge Adult Day Center. Jessica, 463-6177.

Native women's cancer support group, 7 p.m., small brown house next to Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Details: 789-9818.

Al-Anon Family Group Back to Basics meeting, 7-8 p.m., Smith Hall, 8619 Teal Ave., next to St. Vincent de Paul. Details: Marie, 789-3272.

Narcotics Anonymous Tuesday Game Night, 7-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Wednesday, Nov. 15

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: Ellen, 463-6175.

Ceramics class, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

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

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Eckankar Center, 110 Seward St. Details: 789-8884.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Arts & Crafts 2:30-5 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; SMART Kids 4-5 p.m.; Digital Arts 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Airport Board Operations Committee meeting, 3 p.m., Juneau International Airport Aurora Room. Details: 789-7821.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., Jovany's. Details: 321-0524.

"Advances in Alzheimer's Care and Treatment" 2006 Research Forum with Dr. Frederick Flynn, 6-7:30 p.m., Baranof Hotel Gastineau Room. Free. Sponsored by Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

"Heaven Can't Wait - A Seminar on Preparing to Die" sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, 6-7:30 p.m., 419 Sixth St. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

"Parenting Your Three to Six-year-old" class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6:30 p.m., Moose Lodge. Guests welcome. Details: 364-3113.

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

English as a Second Language class, 6:30-8 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: Rosa, 586-5718.

Acting workshop to explore the characters of the play "Holes" with co-director Shona Strauser, 7 p.m., Douglas library. No sign-up. Space is limited. Details: 586-0434.

Resource Family Orientation to learn about becoming a foster or adoptive family, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Center for Resource Families, 9109 Mendenhall Mall Road Suite 6A. Details: Candice, 465-3740.

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