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Posted: Friday, November 26, 2004

Today

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

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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

Organ Concert Friday, noon, State Office Building. Featuring J. Allan MacKinnon on the Kimball Theatre Organ.

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

Dinner and a movie at Polaris House, 4-9 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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

Douglas Community Tree Lighting, 6 p.m., Waterwheel Plaza and Douglas Community United Methodist Church, 1106 3rd St. Bring flashlights and please leave dogs at home. Details: 364-3707.

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. Details: 463-6175.

N/A "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Hwy., Lower Floor Conference Room.

Contra Dance, 7:30-11 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, corner of 5th and Gold Streets, downtown. Live music by Grateful Celtics. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Bring post-Thanksgiving snacks to share. Details: 463-3214.

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.

Skate with Santa, 8 p.m., Treadwell Arena, 105 Savikko Rd. Details: 364-3707.

Saturday, Nov. 27

Chess Tournament, noon-5 p.m., Downtown library. Everyone welcome to this free event. Details: 790-1934.

Saturday Cultural Activities, noon, 3235 Hospital Drive (bingo hall). Sponsored by Tlingit & Haida Community Council. Tribal members are invited to make Christmas stockings for elders. Details: 463-5680.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 4th and Main Streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

Saturday Night N/A, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Hwy., Lower Conference Room.

Sunday, Nov. 28

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

Annual Rememberance Gathering, 3 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th St. Sponsored by Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. The public is invited to this candlelight ceremony in memory of loved ones who have died. Details: 463-6109.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., Downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

N/A "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Monday, Nov. 29

Polaris House, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. various activities Monday through Friday, 4-9 p.m. Monday Night Football, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

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

Toddlertime, 10 a.m., Downtown library.

Toddlertime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

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 West 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Peter, 321-1499.

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

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; and Power Hour 3-5 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Committee of the Whole meeting, 5 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-0216.

Eaglecrest CIP Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., City Hall Conference Room 224. Details: 586-5284.

Child Support Services Division Open House meeting, 6-8 p.m., DEC Building, 410 Willoughby Ave., Suite 108. Learn about Child Support procedures. Details: 465-5887.

Healthy Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Hospital Classroom. Details: 796-8972.

Planetarium Volunteer Training Workshop, 6-7 p.m., every Monday, Marie Drake Planetarium. New volunteers are welcome. Details: 586-3034.

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

Puppy Kindergarten, 7-8 p.m. every Monday until Dec. 13, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Sponsored by the Capital Kennel Club. Details: 789-4232.

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.

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