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Posted: Thursday, November 18, 2004

Today

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. Sponsored by Alaska Housing Finance Corp. 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 is 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. Work session on tourism-related congestion and downtown livability. Details: 586-3451.

JAMHI annual meeting, 5 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Juneau Alliance for the Mental Health Inc., meeting and Thanksgiving dinner for all family members, consumers and staff. Turkey with all the trimmings will be provided; please bring salads and desserts. Details: 463-3303.

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. Free clinic to assist people who do not have representation in family law cases. Sponsored by Alaska Legal Services. Details: 586-6425.

Capital Kennel Club of Juneau monthly board meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School library. Details: 780-4538.

"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.

Friday, Nov. 19

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 Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

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

Emergency Planning Committee meeting, noon, Assembly chambers.

"The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children," by Saralyn Tabachnik, 12:30-2 p.m., Alaska Center for Resource Families, 9109 Mendenhall Mall Rd. Suite A6 (between Gottschalks and Henry's). All are welcome to attend. Details and to pre-register: 790-4246.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

GIS Day event, 4-7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Hendrickson Building, Classroom 110. Anyone interested in geographic information systems is welcome to attend. Details: 465-6523.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St., Suite 102.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Jori Chisholm in Concert, 7 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Sponsored by Stroller White Pipes and Drums. Tickets are $10, and for UAS students and youth $5. Details: 364-3984.

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

Tellabration!, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Evening performance for adults and children willing to listen to complicated stories. Details: 789-6643, 465-6558.

Turkish Dance Workshop, 7-9 p.m., Downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers. No partners required. Details: 364-2334.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, Nov. 20

"What is Abstinence?," 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Hwy. Free workshop to celebrate International Day Experiencing Abstinence. Details: 789-8884.

Turkish Dance Workshop, 1-2:30 p.m., 2:45-4:15 p.m., 7:30-9:30 p.m., Downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers. No partners required. Details: 364-2334.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 4th and Main Streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Free Swim Session, 7:45-8:45 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. All SEARHC beneficiaries, staff and their families are welcome to attend. Details: 364-4460.



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