Around Town

Posted: Thursday, November 15, 2001

Today

Juneau International Airport Workshop on Wildlife Hazard Management, 5-9 p.m., Centennial Hall Ballroom I.

Free Computer Class: Introduction to FrontPage 2000. Four-part course begins tonight, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way. Pre-registration required, call 586-5718.

Annual Board Meeting of the Juneau Alliance for Mental Health, Inc., 5:30-7 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Interested community members are welcome to attend.

Juneau School District Board of Education Public Forum on Positive School Climate, 7-9 p.m., JDHS commons. Details: 463-1700, ext. 218. Student forum will be from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in JDHS Commons.

Capital City Emergency Planning Committee meeting, 7-9 p.m., City Hall Conference Room #224. Details: Cheryl, 586-0221.

25th Annual Great American Smokeout, sponsored locally by the SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium and Teens Against Tobacco Use. Leave the pack behind today. Details: Katie Day, 463-5846.

Friday, Nov. 16

UAF Juneau Center, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar: Optimal Inscason Management of Pink Salmon, 10:30 a.m., Anderson Building, 11275 Glacier Highway, Room 221.

Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley Library.

Assembly Finance Committee meeting, noon, Assembly Chambers. The Assembly will discuss Ordinance 2001-53, amending the property tax code.

Low Vision Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 586-4920.

Covenant Players, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 586-6231.

UAF Juneau Center, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar: Marine Invertebrate Stock Assessment in Southeast Alaska, 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, 11275 Glacier Highway, Room 221.

Beyond Heritage, a JAHC Presentation on National Native American Culture, 6-9:30 p.m., ANB Hall. Details: 586-ARTS.

Evening at Egan: The Evolution of Tlingit and Haida Art, presented by Steve Henrikson, 7 p.m., UAS library. Free.

Saturday, Nov. 17

Juneau Alpine Club Winter Skiing. Details: 789-7058.

Auke Bay Co-op Preschool Annual Rummage Sale, 8 a.m.-noon, Chapel by the Lake Smith Hall.

Garage and Bake Sale to benefit the St. Vincent de Paul Society, 8-11 a.m., Wildflower Court, 2000 Salmon Creek Lane, behind the Juneau Medical Center Building.

Southeast Alaska American Red Cross Adult CPR/First Aid Class, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive #203. Details: 463-5713.

Douglas Community United Methodist Church Bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 1106 Third Street, Douglas. UNICEF cards for sale. Details: Janet, 586-6457.

Pie Sale to benefit the Juneau Co-op Preschool, begins at 10 a.m., ends when the pies are gone. Foodland A&P.

Senior Bazaar, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Proceeds to venefit the Senior Nutrition Program. Details: Cheryl, 586-4920.

Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Shoot sponsored by the Juneau Gun Club begins at 10 a.m. at the shooting range on Montana Creek Road. Twelve- and 20-guage ammunition provided. Details: 789-9844.

American Primrose Society, Juneau Chapter meeting, 10 a.m., Mendenhall Library Conference Room. Details: Lee, 586-2497.

Kids Day Program: Mysterious Mountain Goats, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Children 7-12 welcome.

JDHS Student Council Canned Food Drive, noon-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. All donations forwarded to the Salvation Army.

Thanksgiving Celebration, noon, Valley Senior Center. Register in advance. Details: 586-6231.

Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Juneau Singles Night at the Symphony. Meet for dinner at the Fiddlehead, 5 p.m., then head to pre-concert talk, 7 p.m. Details: 364-1520.

Spaghetti Dinner and Dessert Auction, sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 11, 5 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 11th Street. Details: 586-6862.

Juneau Symphony American Memories concert, featuring Joyce Perry Moore, 7 p.m. pre-concert lecture, 8 p.m. concert, JDHS Auditorium. Tickets: Hearthside Books.

Barn Dance, 7:30-11 p.m., Centennial Hall. Tickets at door. Details: Sally, 586-5621.

Alaska One and KTOO-FM Getaway Auction, 8-11 p.m., on KTOO-TV. Details: Susan, 586-1670.

Sunday, Nov. 18

Ice Cream Social, 2-5 p.m., Eaglecrest Day Lodge. Buy season passes, move into lockers, get photos taken. Special ceremony to welcome the winter will be at 3:30.

Hospice and Home Care of Juneau Remembrance Gathering, 3 p.m., DIPAC Hatchery. Details: 463-3113.

Cross Sound Music Festival Revillagigedo Staccato, 3 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Tickets: Hearthside.

Third Annual Native Playreading Festival, with Lda Kat Naax Sati Yatxi dancers, The White Sail adapted by David Hunsaker, and Shotridge by Andy Hanley, 6:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Tickets at the door.

Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. Or they can 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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