Around Town

Posted: Monday, November 26, 2001

Today

Free English as a Second Language Classes, every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Foster Care Orientation for those interested in becoming foster parents, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, 3032 Vintage Blvd. No. 102 (across from Carrs). Details: Candice, 465-3740, or Janna, 790-4246.

Tuesday, Nov. 27

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's (in the Mendenhall Center). Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, 5th and Gold streets. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 354-2131, or the cathedral, 586-1513.

Juneau Board of Education Evaluation Committee meeting, noon-1 p.m., conference room at the Juneau School District Central Office.

Quilting Resource Center, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Bartlett Board of Directors meeting, 5:15 p.m., Hospital administration boardroom.

MADD Victim Impact Panel, 5:30 p.m., Bartlett Hospital conference room. Details: Cindy, 463-2562.

Infant/Child CPR class, 6-10 p.m., Southeast Alaska Chapter of the American Red Cross, 3200 Hospital Drive No. 203. Details: 463-5713.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

UAS Climbing Club, 7 p.m., Student Activities Center.

CBJ Planning Commission meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly chambers.

NAMI Juneau educational and support meeting on Seasonal Affective Disorder, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway (Twin Lakes are across from the bus stop). Details: Pat, 789-2986.

International Union of Operating Engineers Local No. 302 monthly membership meeting, 7:30 p.m., Operating Engineers' Meeting Hall, 214 N. Franklin St.. All members encouraged to attend.

Wednesday, Nov. 28

Memoir Writing Group, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Valley Library. Details: Bill, 789-7586.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Everyone welcome, quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., downtown library.

New Parent Support Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Soroptomist International of Juneau Business Meeting, noon-1 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: Janet, 789-2823.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Louise, 586-4460.

Orientation session for people interested in buying one of the four homes being built by the Juneau Housing Trust, 5 p.m., downtown library. Details: 463-1276.

Class to prepare for U.S. citizenship test, every Wednesday, 5:30-7 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul Society. Details: SERRC Adult Education Center, 586-5718.

Juneau Small Business Development Center seminar: Creating a Powerful Marketing Plan, 6-9 p.m., 3rd Floor Conference Room of the Juneau Empire building. Details and registration: 463-3789.

UAS Climbing Club, 7 p.m., Student Activities Center.

Childcare Licensing Orientation, 7-9 p.m., 150 3rd Street Suite 111. Details: Jenny, 465-4547.

Thursday, Nov. 29

Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

Harbor Board Meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly chambers.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30 p.m., Capital School Gym. Details: Odette, 586-1787.

Friday, Nov. 30

The Southeast Alaska Regional Dive Fisheries Association, SARDFA, will hold a board of directors' teleconference at 9 a.m. Members interested in participating should call Julie Decker, 874-3110.

Library Story Hour, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Information Meeting for volunteering with Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), noon, Assembly Building, 211 4th Street. Details: 465-2268.

Tell Me What You See: Poems and Paintings by Women, exhibit opens today at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. A public reception will be held from 4:30-8 p.m. Details: Emily, 465-6407, or the City Museum, 586-3572.

Lighting of the Juneau Unity Tree, 5:30 p.m., Centennial Hall courtyard. Details: Pam, 586-3740.

Evening at Egan lecture: English Poetry and the Quest for Authenticity, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Free.

JAHC presents Turkish Musician Latif Bolat, 7:30 p.m., Northern Light Church. Tickets: Hearthside Books.

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