Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.
Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome 101 Course, 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. Details and registration: Jan, 586-6171.
Retired Public Employees of Alaska monthly chapter meeting, 11:30 a.m., Prospector Hotel conference room. Speaker for the month will be Rep. Bruce Weyhrauch.
Board of Education Policy Committee meeting, noon, district office. Details: 463-1700.
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, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.
Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.
Polaris House Crochet and Needlework class, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.
Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.
Open House hosted by the Southeast Alaska District of the American Red Cross, 4-6 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive, Suite 203. Will introduce Mike Patterson, the new executive director. Details: 463-5713.
Human Resources Committee meeting, 5 p.m., City Hall Conference Room. Will interview applicants for the Bartlett Regional Hospital Board and the Planning Commission.
Kucinich for President campaign meeting, 5-7 p.m., downtown library conference room. Details: 586-2410.
Childbirth Preparation, 6:15-8:45 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. Learn and prepare for the birth of your baby. Details: 796-8972.
Adult Bead Circle, 7-9 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby. Details: 463-3220.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7 p.m., 8445 Duran St. TOPS is a nonprofit weight loss support group. Details: Susan, 790-3422.
Ravenstail Weavers, 7-9 p.m., Salvation Army Church basement, 439 W. Willoughby Ave. Bring your project and come weave. Details: 586-2491.
Friday, Dec. 5
Low-Impact Exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.
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.
Native Arts and Crafts Fair, 4-8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Local artists will demonstrate, display and sell a variety of Native artworks. Details: 586-3572.
Collecting Alaska: Recent Acquisitions reception, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Details: 465-2901.
"The Art of Nature" fund-raiser, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Arcticorp Building, 416 Harris Street, Suite 214. Will be selling a variety of artwork to support local nature education programs. Details: 463-1500.
Student Art Gallery Walk, 5-7 p.m., Fourth and Harris, across from McPhetres Hall. Refreshments served, crafts for sale. Details: 586-2526.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.