Out and About

Posted: Sunday, December 08, 2002

In season: Black bear (Sept. 1-June 30), brown bear (Sept. 15-Dec. 31, March 15-May 31), deer (Sept. 15-Dec. 31), wolf (Aug. 1-April 30), wolverine (Nov. 10-Feb. 15), ducks, geese, brants, snipe, crane (Sept. 1-Dec. 15), and red and blue king crab (Oct. 1-March 31). (Seasons and limits are more complex than can be detailed here. Always check regulations before heading out.)

Dec. 8: Slide show and potluck party by the Juneau Alpine Club, 5:30 p.m. 4352 Manor Ave. Slides from Nepal and Denali, West Buttress. Details: Steve Kocsis, 790-3175.

Dec. 12: Detecting Change from Arial Photos, with Richard Carstensen, at Juneau Audubon Society monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Details: ckent@alaska.net.

Dec. 14: 4-H Nordic Ski Club for youth and adult skiers signup meeting and ski-rental registration, 9 a.m.- noon, Riverbend Elementary School commons area. $6 membership fee, $20 to rent skis for the season. Details: 465-8749.

Dec. 14: Curious Creatures, children's program with Bethany Albercht, 11 a.m. Saturday, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6640.

Dec. 14: Juneau Alpine Club Winter Kayak Trip, looking for whales. Details: Larry Musarra, 586-0152.

Dec. 17: Juneau Yacht Club monthly meeting and dinner, 6:30 p.m., yacht club near Aurora Basin.

Dec. 21: Turkey Shoot at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 9 a.m. Details: 789-9844.

Dec. 21-Jan. 5: Eaglecrest Snowflake Festival. Details: 586-5284 or 790-2000.

Dec. 24: Christmas Eve at Eaglecrest, starting with kids ornament decorating at 3:30 p.m. Torchlight parades at 5:30 and 6 p.m. Santa arrives at 6:15 p.m. Details: 586-5284 or 790-2000.

Jan. 15, 16, 18: American Red Cross Wilderness First Aid Basics course, Red Cross office, 3200 Hospital Drive. $125. Details: 463-5713.

Ongoing: Trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club, on Montana Creek Road, 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. Details: 789-9844.

Ongoing: Parks and Rec hikes, Saturdays and Wednesdays starting about 9:30 a.m. Call 586-0428 for time and location or check www.juneau.lib.ak.us/parksrec/hike/schedule.php.

Submit calendar items to eschoenfeld@juneauempire.com.

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