Around Town

Posted: Thursday, November 20, 2008

Today

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Women, Infant and Children walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

"Breath and Stretch" yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar, noon-1:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Anderson Building, Room 221. With Dr. Andre Punt. Details: Louisa, 796-5441.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Wetlands Review Board meeting, 5:15 p.m., City Hall conference room 224.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Vicky, 364-2437.

Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership annual membership meeting, 5:30 p.m., Pizzeria Roma, Merchant's Wharf. Details: Jeff, 789-7114.

Childbirth Preparation Class, 6:15-8:45 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Center, Classroom. Free. Details: 796-8422.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Book fair and bake sale, 6-8 p.m., Harborview Elementary School library, in Marie Drake Building. A benefit for the Montessori education and Juneau public schools, sponsored by the Southeast Alaska Friends of Montessori. Local authors Jean Rogers and Susi Gregg Fowler will read stories at 7 p.m. Details: Jennifer, 586-4080.

Family law self-help class, 6-8 p.m., Centennial Hall, Miller Room. Free. Sponsored by the Alaska Legal Services Corp. To help individuals with legal issues resulting from divorce, custody, child support and other family law concerns. Details: Leona, 586-6425.

Prayer Shawl Group, 6-8 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, 416 Fifth St., downstairs. A weekly group to crochet and knit shawls to be given to individuals in need of comfort. All skill levels welcome. Details: Rhiannon, 586-3137.

Cancer Support Group meeting, 6:30 p.m., Bartlett Educational Classroom 203. New members welcome. Details: Tish, 796-2273.

Widowed Persons Program dinner meeting, 6:30 p.m., Rodfather's Restaurant, in the Nugget Mall. Details: Sue, 586-6424 or Sandy, 789-0355.

Printmaking studio, 6:30-9 p.m., The Canvas. Bring your own paper and ink. $5 drop-in fee. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Press night open studio for wood and linoleum carvers, 6:30-9:30 p.m., The Canvas. Every third Thursday. Bring own supplies and use presses at The Canvas. $5. Details: 586-1750.

"Claim" ski movie showing, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Recreation Center. Door prize giveaways from local shops. Students and kids free, $5 everyone else. Details: Shea, 796-6546.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Third Thursdays music performance, 7-9 p.m., The Canvas. With classical guitarist Dan Hopson and The Little Black Raincloud Company. Pay-as-you-can. Proceeds go to musicians. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Narcotics Anonymous "We Do Recover" group, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Friday, Nov. 21

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

Parent-Kid Wheel class with Hillary Buck, 10 a.m.-noon, The Canvas. $30. For kids who want to try the potter's wheel. Kids under 11 years old please bring parent. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

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

Parent-Kid Wheel class with Hillary Buck, 1-3 p.m., The Canvas. $30. For kids who want to try the potter's wheel. Kids under 11 years old please bring parent. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Diabetes Education Class, 3-5:30 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Center, Bartlett Regional Hospital Board Room. Details: 796-8422.

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

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Friday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.



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