Around town

Posted: Friday, November 16, 2001

Today

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.

Senior Bazaar, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Proceeds to benefit 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., 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 HAS BEEN MOVED TO DEC. 2. Details: 463-3113.

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

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.

Monday, Nov. 19

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library, and 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley Library.

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

Free ESL Classes, 10 a.m.-noon Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Daycare may be available.

Blood Pressure Check, 11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center.

Toddler Time, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for their parents.

Planning and Policy Committee meeting, noon, Assembly Chambers.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Court House, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Free GED Prep Courses, 12:30-3 p.m. Monday-Friday, St. Vincent de Paul (behind Nugget Mall). Details: 789-4622. Daycare may be available.

Feet First, a clinic for those needing routine foot care, 1-3 p.m., Day Room of the Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6177.

Horner vs. Animal Hearing Board Appeal Hearing before Assembly, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

Parent-Toddler Music Classes begin today at the Juneau Family Birthing Center. Register for either eight or 16 classes, Mondays and/or Wednesdays. Kids ages one to six are welcome. Contact the Juneau Family Birthing Center, 586-1203, for details.

Introduction to Excel 2000 computer class begins today, meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 5-7 p.m. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Wetlands Review Board Meeting (previously scheduled for Nov. 14), 5:15 p.m., Marine View Building 3rd floor conference room. Details: 586-0755.

Juneau Human Rights Commission meeting, 5:30 p.m., City Hall Conference Room #224.

Free English as a Second Language Classes, every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

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