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Around Town

Posted: Thursday, December 05, 2002

Today

Kids Bead Circle, 4-6 p.m., Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. Details: 463-3220.

The Juneau Democratic Precinct meeting, 5 p.m., Mike's Place in Douglas. Details: 790-3931.

How to Start from Nowhere, Internet and Email, (seven-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

Managing and Motivating Employees workshop, 6-9 p.m., 612 W. Willoughby Ave. Details: 463-3662, ext. 25.

Writing Your Own Story with Velma Wallis, 7 p.m., Downtown Library.

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.

Thursday Night Contra Dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium. All dances taught, beginners welcome, not partners necessary. Details: 463-3214.

Friday, December 6

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Organ concert by J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building. Details: 723-3644.

UAF School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar on pink salmon by Sara Gilk, 3:30 p.m., 11275 Glacier Highway.

Native Arts and Craft Fair, 4-8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

"Around Town" recent paintings by Sue Kraft, public reception, 4-8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Capital Kennel Club of Juneau annual fund raiser, "Pet Photos With Santa," 5-9 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 364-3924.

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

Polaris House Snack & a Movie Friday, 7-10 p.m., Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, December 7

The City and State Parks and Recreation Advisory Committees' public planning of Amalga-Eagle Beach area, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., UAS Lake Room. Coffee and lunch fixings will be provided. Details: 586-5226.

The Salvation Army Home League "Silver Bells" Bazaar, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 439 Willoughby Ave. Details: 586-2136.

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church Christmas Bazaar, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., McPhetres Hall at Fourth and Gold. Details: 586-2997.

Holiday Bazaar at Northern Light United Church, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., corner of 11th and B streets. Details: 586-3132.

Kids Day at the Glacier: Tip Top Toes by Michelle Warrenchuk, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

Juneau Singles Planning Meeting Brunch at Henry's, 11 a.m., 9101 Mendenhall Road. Come and help plan for January and February. Details: 789-7870.

P.O.P., noon-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Advocating for longer sentences for sex offenses. Details: 321-9200.

Native Arts and Crafts Fair, noon-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

Juneau Boys and Girls Club Open House, noon-4 p.m., 8825 Mallard Street. All youth between ages 8 and 18 and parents/guardians are welcome. Details: 790-4535.

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 1-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers.

Juneau Bead Society's Saturday Bead Tea, 2-4 p.m., St. Ann's Hall at Fifth and Harris. Details: Chris, 586-3223.

Tlingit Language Class, 2-4 p.m., Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Free.

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

The Juneau Singles dinner, 6 p.m., the Red Dog. Afterwards will go to the contra dance. Details: 789-7870.

Holiday Contra and Old-Time Dance, 7:30-11:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. $7, with all profits donated to the Alaska Folk Festival.

Sunday, December 8

Benefit Brunch for Dave Reel and Tom Nolin, 9:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 740 W. 10th Street. Benefits two local men who have health problems and no insurance.

Hospice and Home Care of Juneau Remembrance Gathering, 3 p.m., DIPAC Salmon Hatchery. A reception will follow the ceremony with refreshments provided by Hospice volunteers. Details: Mary, 463-6134.

Monday, December 9

Polaris House Self Help Peer Support Center, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 5584 Aisek St. Suite No. 1. NAMI Juneau peer support and recovery program welcomes mental health consumers. Details: 780-6775.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., Downtown Library.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

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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