Around Town

Posted: Sunday, November 30, 2008


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.

Hi-Power Rifle and "Sporter" Rifle monthly tournaments, 9:30 a.m., Hank Harmon Rifle Range. Sign-up and target set-up starts at 8:30 a.m. Safety meeting at 9:15 a.m., when registration ends. Rifle: $20 for Juneau Rifle and Pistol Club members, $24 others, $5 juniors. Sporter: $20 for members, $25 others, $6 juniors. Details: Mal, 789-9025 or Steve, 789-1717.

Juneau Public Market, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Centennial Hall, with annex at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center.

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.

Pet Photos with Santa, noon-5 p.m., Mendenhall Mall. $10. Pets must be clean and on a leash or in a suitable carrier. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club of Juneau.

"Installing an Entry Door" clinic, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free.

Theatre in the Rough's "The Little Prince" production, 2 p.m., Alaska Territorial Hall (Old Elks Hall), 117 S. Franklin St. Children ages 5 and under are $5. Special matinee for everyone else is $10. Details: 586-9768.

Wall-signing for Holy Trinity Episcopal Church's new McPhetres Hall, 2-5 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Fourth and Gold streets. McPhetres Hall was used for concerts, dances, dinners and other events before it and the church burned in an arson fire 2 ½ years ago. The hall and church are being rebuilt. Details: 586-3532 or

Auke Bay tree lighting, 4 p.m., DeHarts intersection in Auke Bay. Sponsored by the Auke Bay Fire Fighters. Details: Lt. Pearson, 789-0124.

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, Dec. 1

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

Lapsit Storytime, 10 a.m., downtown library. At 11 a.m. at the Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

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

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, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Jean, 463-5885.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 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. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2007" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Public Heath Center, downstairs conference room. Details: 789-8884.

State Parks Advisory Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Fish & Game Headquarters, 1255 West Eighth St. Currently recruiting for new members. Details: Joel, 465-2483.

Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Ken, 723-4450.

Children and families support group, 6-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Registration required. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

Early pregnancy and prenatal parenting class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: Cheri, 586-1203.

Talking Circle, 6:15-8 p.m., SEARHC Behavioral Health Department, 3245 Hospital Drive, Suite 109 Room 121. Ceremony to experience interconnection and spiritual balance, share songs and Native food, and heal our spirits. Participants may smudge with sage and sweet grass. Participants will smudge outside to accommodate those with allergies. Free and open to the public. Details: Cathy, 364-4472 or Norene, 463-6670.

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

Focus Critique Writing Group, 6:45-8:45 p.m., downtown library. Details: Burn, 463-6944.

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

"Live & Let Live" Al-Anon Family Group, 7-8:30 p.m. every Monday, Rainforest Recovery Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: Terry, 463-3372.

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:30 a.m., Valley Senior Center. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

"Breath and Stretch" yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

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

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon, Baranof Hotel.

"Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon Family Group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. every Tuesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. 10th St. Details: Barbra, 790-1029.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m., downstairs at the Juneau Family Birth Center. All are welcome. Details: Shayna, 321-4121.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m., 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissed earlier. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Special Board of Education meeting, 5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School library. Topic is Executive Session - Union Negotiations.

"Introduction to Computers, Internet and E-mail" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

Eaglecrest Finance Committee meeting, 5:30-7 p.m., City Hall conference Room 224. Details: Kirk, 586-0246.

Family Night for Preschoolers, 5:30 p.m., downtown library. For children ages 3-5. With dinner and crafts and "Let's Make Music" presentation with Rick Trostel. Details: AEYC, 789-1235.

KTOO family night, 5:30 p.m., KTOO Studio, 360 Egan Drive. Details: Susan, 586-1670.

Christmas Card Club by Gina Shirey-Potts, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. $18 per class. Details: 780-2073 or 780-2074.

Mount Juneau-Gastineaux Lodge 21 Free and Accepted Masons of Alaska monthly business meeting, 7 p.m., 9315 Glacier Highway. Details: Jeff, 463-1532.

Narcotics Anonymous game night, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567

• Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at They also can be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive or faxed to 586-3028. The deadline is noon two days prior to the event.

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