Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, November 30, 2004

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

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

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Quilting Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

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

Annual Christmas Tree Sale, 5-8 p.m., Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, Fred Meyer's parking lot, next to Juneau Electronics. Sponsored by Juneau-Douglas High School Swimming and Diving team. Proceeds go to supporting these athletic programs. Details: 789-1759.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

Basic Dog Obedience, 6-7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: 789-1245.

Free Childbirth Education Class, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, upstairs. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Valley Head Start Parent Committee meeting, 6-8 p.m., St. Brendan's Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Rd. Dinner will be served and transportation provided if you call ahead. Details: 790-2431.

Juneau Chess Club meeting, 7-9 p.m., Downtown library. Everyone welcome. Details: 790-1934.

Wednesday, Dec. 1

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

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.

Glacier Valley Rotary meeting, 11:30 a.m., Juneau Airport Aurora Room. Details: 790-6435.

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

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

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m. art projects, 7-10 p.m. popcorn and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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

Free Suppers, 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Church of Christ annex behind the church building at the corner of Mendenhall Loop Road and Trinity Drive. Details and/or free transportation: 463-9339 or 463-2517.

Free Early Pregnancy Education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Johanna, 586-1203.

Narcotics Anonymous Step it Up Step Study, 6-7:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Children welcome.

"Starting Your Own Business," 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire Building, 3rd floor conference room. Presented by the Juneau Small Business Development Center. Pre-registration required. Details: 463-3789.

Tongass Alaska Girl Scouts monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Girl Scout Cookie training will take place at this meeting, so cookie representatives from all troops and interested people are encouraged to attend. Details: 723-2262.

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

ANS Camp 70 meeting, 7 p.m., ground floor conference room, Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority's building, 5446 Jenkins Drive. Details: 790-2966.

Thursday, Dec. 2

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

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

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

Craft 'N Gab, 10 a.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Retired Public Employees of Alaska meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel, Douglas Room. RPEA's Santa Clause will be there and cookies will be available.

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

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

Pet Photos with Santa, 4:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Mall, near library. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Prices range from $6-$22, depending on size and quantity. Details: 364-3924.

Juneau Democrats monthly meeting, 5:15 p.m., Goldbelt Hotel. Details: 723-7355.

Collaboration Juneau, 5-8:30 p.m., Centennial Hall, Ballroom 2. Monthly shareholder meeting. Details: 586-3451.

Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River School library. Guest speaker Brad Elfers will be presenting a talk on Situk River Steelhead. Details: 586-3424.

• 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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