Around Town

Posted: Friday, December 05, 2003

Today

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.

Organ concert on the Kimball Theatre Organ by J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

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 St. 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 St., 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.

"Model Airplanes Over the Mendenhall," by the Gastineau Aero Modelers Society, 6:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Featuring a static display and a 45 minute video showing local and national radio control pilots, as well as hands on instruction through a flight simulator. Details: Larry, 789-6637, or Ray, 789-2437.

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.

Saturday, Dec. 6

Dads 'N Babies Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 Third St. Meet other Dads and enjoy playtime with baby ages 0-3 months.

Tlingit Language Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Naa Kaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. All speaking levels invited. Details: 586-9257.

Holiday Bazaar, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: 586-3132.

"Beary Merry Christmas Bazaar," sponsored by the Salvation Army Home League, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 439 W. Willoughby Ave. Details: 586-2136.

Girls Scout arts and craft booth, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Will offer inexpensive arts, crafts and baked goods for sale. Details: 586-1710.

Kids Day at the Glacier: Beavers on Pause, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Michelle, 789-6635.

Native Arts and Crafts Fair, noon-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Local artists will demonstrate, display, and sell a variety of Native artworks. Details: 586-3572.

Juneau Writer's Group, 2-5 p.m., 8452 Kimberly. All writers are invited to come and share information on their own writing, ask questions and propose new ideas for coming meetings. Details: Barbara, 790-3038.

Annual JDHS Auction sponsored by JDHS Volleyball team, Swim and Dive Team, and World Language, 2-6 p.m., JDHS Commons. Details: Sandi, 523-1580.

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

Fish Farming presentation by Dr. John Volpe, sponsored by the Alaska Marine Conservation Council, 4:30-6:30 p.m., at the Back Room at the Silverbow. Details: Paula, 586-8349.

Free Swim, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. First 100 admitted will swim free. Details: Christa, 364-4460.

• 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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