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Posted: Friday, November 23, 2007

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Youth soccer skills clinic for ages 6-13, 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School main gym. $25 for half day, $40 for full day. Bring your own lunch, snack, shin guards and nonmarking indoor gym shoes. Funds go to the JDHS women's soccer team Details: Kirsten, 780-4649.

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

Juneau Public Market, noon-8 p.m., at Centennial Hall and the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall annex. Featuring arts, crafts, imports, photography, wearable art and more. Details: 586-4072.

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

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

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Ellen, 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. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; teen skills lab 5-7 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Douglas community tree lighting, 6 p.m., Waterwheel Plaza and Douglas Community United Methodist Church, 1106 Third St. Bring a flashlight. Please leave dogs at home. Details: Susanne, 364-2243.

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. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

"Tellebration!" fireside storytelling celebration, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Sponsored by the National Storytelling Network. Free. Donations welcome. Details: Grace, 789-6958.

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

"Misery is Optional" Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m. every Friday, call for location. Details: Toni, 209-8664.

"Dance the Turkey Away" contra dance, 7:30-11 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, 416 Fifth St. Live music with Zahasky Family Band and dance caller Odette Foster. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Details: 463-3214.

Skate with Santa, 8 p.m., Treadwell Arena, 105 Savikko Drive. Free to children 12 years and under. Details: Susanne, 364-2243.

Saturday, Nov. 24

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Dads and Babies Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 Third St. For dads and their babies, 0-3 years old. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

Adult court rentals, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at various Community Schools gyms. $20 per court per hour. Details: 523-1774.

Juneau Public Market, 10 a.m., at Centennial Hall and the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall annex. Market ends at 3 p.m. at the ANB Hall and at 5 p.m. at Centennial Hall. Featuring arts, crafts, imports, photography, wearable art and more. Details: 586-4072.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Spanish play group for 2- to 6-year-olds, 10-11 a.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Santa arrival on a Temsco helicopter, 11 a.m., Nugget Mall. Weather permitting.

"Tiling Floors and Walls" clinic, 11 a.m., Home Depot. Free.

Spanish Club for 2- to 6-year-olds, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Learn Spanish through songs, stories and play. Details: 209-3566.

"Early Wrangell and Thane, Alaska" slideshow and Gastineau Genealogical Society meeting, 1 p.m., Family History Center, Church of Latter Day Saints, 5100 Glacier Highway. Details: 586-3695 or ggsalaska.org.

November holiday shopping spree, 1-5 p.m., 4433 Windfall Ave., off Back Loop Road. Featuring independent home consultants, cash and carry items, and attic sale and more. Details: Cindy, 780-6028.

"Experience Energy Healing" self-balancing energy exercises, 1:30-3 p.m., Alaska Holistic Family Medicine, 119 Seward St. All welcome. No reservations or experience needed. Details: Maureen, 523-9355 or 723-9351.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Sunday, Nov. 25

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Juneau Public Market, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., at Centennial Hall. Featuring arts, crafts, imports, photography, wearable art and more. Details: 586-4072.

"A Day of Self Healing" class, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Alaska Holistic Family Medicine, 119 Seward St. Energy balancing techniques for stress reduction, calming the mind and pelvis, and overall self healing. $135. Details: Maureen, 523-9355 or 723-9351.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Adult open gym, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. $4. Details: 523-1774.

Monday, Nov. 26

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Mendenhall Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Alzheimer's and dementia support group, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Suzan, 586-6044.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

Paper star ornament making, 12:15-1 p.m., The Creating Place, 226 Seward St. Details: Anji, 780-5437.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30 p.m. every Monday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Power hour 3-5 p.m.; open lab 3-4 p.m.; Lego robotics 4-5 p.m.; Keystone Club 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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