Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, November 16, 2004

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

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

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

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

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

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Special Airport Board Meeting, 1 p.m., Taku Room (2nd Floor in Airport Terminal). Meeting to discuss any comments received on the Rates and Fees Regulation. Details: 789-7821.

Pool lessons, games and tournaments at Polaris House, 5-7 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Finance Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., Administration Boardroom.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Annual meeting and elections, 6 p.m., Aurora Harbor. Sponsored by Juneau Yacht Club. Details: 789-7301.

Basic Dog Obedience, 6-7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: 789-1245.

Free Childbirth Education Class, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, upstairs. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Juneau Chess Club, 7-9 p.m., Downtown library. Everyone welcome. Details: 790-1934.

Monthly breast cancer support group meeting, 7 p.m., DIPAC-Macaulay Hatchery meeting room. Details: 789-3826.

Wednesday Nov. 17

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: 463-6175.

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library.

Glacier Valley Rotary meeting, 11:30 a.m., Juneau Airport Aurora Room. Details: 790-6435.

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

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

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Ad Hoc Utility Advisory Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Public Works Conference Room, downstairs, 5433 Shaune Dr. Details: 586-5278.

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

Free Early Pregnancy Education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Reunion Planning meeting, 6 p.m., Mendenhall library. Planning the reunion of Juneau-Douglas High School Class of 1975. Details: 463-3392.

Relief for Caregiver Stress, 6:30-8 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th St. Following the Bridge Open House from 5-6:30 p.m. Details: 463-6177.

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

Juneau Macintosh Users Group meeting, 7-10 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Classroom 219. This meeting regards Ebay selling. Details: 790-4826.

Thursday Nov. 18

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

"Financing a Home," 1-5 p.m., Riverbend Apartments Community Room, 2800 Postal Way in Juneau. Sponsored by Alaska Housing Finance Corporation. The class is free. Size is limited, please pre-register. Details: 330-8250, 800-478-4585.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Collaboration Juneau, 5-8:30 p.m., Centennial Hall Ballroom 2. Worksession on tourism related congestion and downtown liveability. Details: 586-3451.

Community Wide Science Festival, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School Commons. A free event for all ages. Details: 463-1875.

Divorce and custody clinic, 6-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Clinic to assist individuals who do not have representation in Family Law cases. Sponsored by Alaska Legal Services. Clinic is free. Details: 586-6425.

"Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel: How to Get Answers from God," 7-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Juneau Eckankar Center hosts the last session of a free four-week class. Attendance of individual sessions OK. Details and to preregister: 586-5955.

Raincountry Flyfishers and UAS Flyfishers joint meeting, 7-9 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Novatney Building Room 102. Details: 523-2185.

"Meditation - The Art of True Perception," by Christie Cashman, 7:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Sponsored by UAS Student Activities. Free and open to the public.



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