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Posted: Wednesday, December 07, 2005

Today

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.

New parent group, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Stephanie, 586-1203.

Free immigration consultation, 10 a.m.-noon and 3-5:30 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul. Sponsored by Alaska Immigration Justice Project. Details: Stan, 789-5535.

Storytime, 11 a.m., every Wednesday, downtown library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

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

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon, Holy Trinity Church. Details: 789-8884.

School district facilities committee meeting, noon, District Office conference room. Details: 463-1750.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is 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.

Juneau Head Injury Group meeting, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau Job Center. Details: 465-3199.

"Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price" documentary viewing, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Sponsored by Sierra Club. Details: 209-2999.

Early pregnancy education, 6 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. 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.

Family Workshop Series: "Kids Who Get Mad," 6-7:30 p.m., valley library. Topic is anger management for children and adolescents.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6:30 p.m., Moose Lodge. Guests welcome. Details: 364-3113.

Juneau Ski Club Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., Dzantik'i' Heeni Middle School, room C209. Details: Tom, 789-1436.

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

Planetarium show on Equinoxes, Solstices and Jelly Beans, 7-8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Program for families and adults. Free. Details: 586-3034.

Thursday, Dec. 8

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

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

"Good Grief" talk, noon-1 p.m., Hospice and Home Care Office, between Fifth and Sixth streets on Harris. Weekly talk to support each other through the grieving process. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

Juneau Small Business Development Center presentation on "Writing a Winning Press Release" and Brown Bag Lunch Marketing Class, noon-1 p.m., downtown library, large conference room. Free. Pre-registration required. Details: Karen, 463-3789.

Biological Sciences Seminar: "Marine Phytoplankton Ecology in Coastal Regions," by Lisa Eisner, 12:10-1:10 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Building, room 221. Bring your lunch.

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

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon- 7 p.m. on days school is 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 Computer Lab Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Veterans for Peace Chapter No. 100 monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: John, 586-4409.

Juneau World Affairs Council presentation: "Conservation Issues in the Eastern South Pacific" by Carlos Yaipen-Llanos, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Assembly Chambers. Details: Leslie, 463-3032.

Juneau Small Business Development Center presentation: "Employee Hiring and Payroll Issues," 6-9 p.m., Juneau Empire Building, third floor conference room. Registration required. Details: 463-3789.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Details: 789-8884.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Contra Dance, 7:30-9:45 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium (Old Capital School gym). Use Sixth Street entrance. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. Details: 321-3109.

Friday, Dec. 9

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

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

Home Sweet Home: Gingerbread House workshops, noon-1, 1:30-2:30 and 3-4 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, fourth and Main streets. Pre-registration and prepayment required. Details: Alysia, 586-3572.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

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

School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences seminar by Brian R. MacKenzie, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Anderson Building, room 221.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth St., Suite 102.

Pet loss support group, 5-6 p.m., Hospice and Home Care office, between Fifth and Sixth streets on Gold. Details: Jean, 463-6134.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

• 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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