Around Town

Posted: Wednesday, November 26, 2003

Today

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

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

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

Juneau-Douglas High School Student Recognition, noon, JDHS library. Presenter will be Ted Quinn, a 1978 graduate of JDHS. Details: Dale, 523-1588.

Contract bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House arts and drawing class, 3:30-5 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

"Fetal Development: The 'Nos' of Pregnancy," presented by the Juneau Family Birth Center, 7-9 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Details: 586-1203.

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

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

Thursday, Nov. 27

Thanksgiving dinner sponsored by The Salvation Army, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Hangar on the Wharf.

Thanksgiving lunch (turkey and all the trimmings), 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Jovanys Italian Restaurant, 9121 Glacier Hwy.

Friday, Nov. 28

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

"Kids Wrestling Day Camp" with JDHS wrestling coach Kris Mercer, 9 a.m.-noon morning session, 1-4 p.m. afternoon session, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Gym. $15 donation per session, used for certificates, ribbons and lunches. Details: Beth, 465-2615.

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 Street Suite 102.

"Palestine & Israel: Humanizing the Conflict," with Hilary Rantisi and Paul Beran, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: 586-8018.

Douglas Community Tree Lighting, 6 p.m., between Waterwheel Plaza and Douglas Community United Methodist Church. Details: Susanne, 364-2243.

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

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.

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

Santa's public open skate, 8 p.m., Treadwell Arena. Free to children 12 years and under. Details: Susanne, 364-2243.

Saturday, Nov. 29

Tlingit Language Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited. Details: 586-9257.

Kids Day at the Glacier: How to Hibernate with Naturalist Maegan Cieciel, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Michelle, 789-6635.

"Palestine & Israel: Humanizing the Conflict" workshops, with Hilary Rantisi and Paul Beran, 3-4:30 p.m. "History of the Conflict," 4:30-6 p.m. "Solutions & Action," Chapel by the Lake. Details: 586-8018, or 586-6738.

Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

• 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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