Around Town

Posted: Sunday, November 15, 2009

Today, Nov. 15

Arts and crafts fair, Mendenhall Mall. Details: 789-0940.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Vinyasa Yogo Class, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. $10, Yoga for 'every-body': a gentle stretch to open up your day. Details: 586-1203.

Beginning horsemanship classes for 6- to 10-year-olds, 10 a.m.-noon, 1-3 p.m. or 3-5 p.m., Swampy Acres. Sponsored by Thunder Mountain Riders 4-H Club, a horse project working to raise money for equine educational and competitive travel in Alaska and Canada. Each two-hour session includes 40 minutes of riding, 40 minutes of grooming, saddling and equine education, and 40 minutes of cleaning, feeding and vet science. $75 for the weekend or $50 for either Saturday or Sunday. Details: Wendy, 321-3222.

Knight's of Columbus Bishop Kenny Council Brunch, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Paul's Catholic Church. $10 for a family; $4 for individual.

"Bearing Witness to the Political Process" presentation by Kristen Bomengen, 10:30 a.m., Sukkat Shalom Temple, Douglas. Sponsored by the Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

"Small Bath Updates" workshop, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free. Details: 463-5034.

International folk dance instruction with master teacher Lee Otterholt, 1-2:30 p.m. and 2:45-4:15 p.m., Filipino Hall, 251 South Franklin St. $10 per person per session, weekend package is $45. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers. Details: 364-2334, jifdance@hotmail.com or www.jifdancers.org.

Juneau Lyric Opera's production of Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Mikado," 2 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School auditorium. $20 adults, $15 students and senior, $10 children ages 10 and under. Sunday matinee is kids' day: One child, ages 18 and younger, is free with one paying adult. Buy tickets at www.juneauopera.org, Juneau Arts & Humanities Council or at Hearthside Books.

Juneau Student Symphony Peace Concert, 4 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Pay-as-you-can. Details: juneausymphony.org/studentsymphony or Rick, 723-3564.

Free showing of Bella, 6 p.m., Juneau Christian Center, across from Fred Meyers. The movie Bella, and producer Jason James, are coming to Juneau. Details: Kelly Foreman, 622-4461.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

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