Around Town

Posted: Thursday, November 20, 2003

Today

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

Gift of Life Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Alaska Electric Light & Power, 5601 Tonsgard Court. Details and appointment scheduling: Martha, 463-6340.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.

Juneau Women's Council meeting, noon, City Hall Conference Room 224. Details: 586-5278.

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, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

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

Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Kucinich for President Campaign meeting, 5-7 p.m., downtown library conference room. Details: 586-2410.

Glacier Valley Alaska Native Sisterhood No. 70 meeting, 7 p.m., Tlingit & Haida Housing Authority Conference Room. Details: 465-4086.

Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.

Ravenstail Weavers, 7-9 p.m., Salvation Army Church basement, 439 W. Willoughby Ave. Bring your project and come weave. Details: 586-2491.

"The Business of Caring," sponsored by NAEYC-SEA, 7-9 p.m., second floor of Juneau Empire Building. For people considering opening a childcare business in their home, or for newly approved or licensed Family Child Care Providers. Details: Sheila, 789-1235.

Friday, Nov. 21

Gift of Life Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Centennial Hall, Ballroom No. 1. Details and appointment scheduling: 463-5713.

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5303.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., "The Little Brown House" next to the ANB Hall.

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

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

Beyond Heritage Festival reception, 5:30 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Details: 586-ARTS.

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

Beyond Heritage Festival Closing Ceremony, 7-9 p.m., ANB Hall. Details: 586-ARTS.

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

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7:30-10 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Saturday, Nov. 22

Alaska Youth Choir Annual Homemade Pie and Cake Sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Foodland A&P. Details: Carrie, 789-4602.

Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Benefits the Senior Nutrition program, Meals on Wheels. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

JDHS Dance Team Garage Sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Mary Lou, 789-7458, or Diana, 364-3699.

Juneau Gun Club Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Shoot, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 1/2 Mile Montana Creek Road. Fun-filled family event, games of skill and chance. Details: 789-9844.

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