Around Town

Posted: Monday, December 09, 2002

SERRC Introduction to Excel (eight-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center, 210 Ferry Way.

Citizenship & ESL class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center.

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

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp No. 2 meeting, 7 p.m., ANB Hall.

Home Opportunity Program workshop, 7 p.m., 1800 Northwood. Information on no-interest, forgivable loan program for low-income homebuyers. Details: 463-1276.

Ending Racism Listening Project, 7-9 p.m., downtown library, educational program. Details: Mary, 790-2402.

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.

Tuesday, Dec. 10

Valley Toastmasters meeting, every Tuesday, 6:10 a.m., Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

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.

Immigration Clinic, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Smith Hall at St. Vincent de Paul. Details: 789-5535 ext. 14.

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold Streets. Lunch provided. Details: Kathee, 364-2131, or the Cathedral, 586-1513.

Faith-based weight loss support group, noon, Northern Light United Church. Details: 789-0320.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Governor's Annual Holiday Open House, 3-6 p.m., Governor's Mansion. Details: 465-3500.

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

Seeking Peace With Iraq, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: Connie, 586-1477.

Gastineau Philatelic Society, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Christmas party, potluck and gift exchange. Details: Virginia, 364-3188.

Alaska United Pagan Alliance meeting, 6 p.m., downtown library.

Juneau Drum Dancers, 6 p.m. every Tuesday, Cedar Park Recreation Hall. Details: 586-3347.

Juneau Cancer Support Group Christmas Potluck and small/gag gift exchange, 6 p.m., For location and details: 789-3345.

Strategic Planning workshop, 6-9 p.m., 612 W. Willoughby Ave. Details: 463-3662.

Gastineau Channel Little League Softball Forum, 6:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden library.

Wednesday, Dec. 11

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.

Day of Quilting, Sewing and Good Fellowship, 10 a.m., every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library.

The Juneau Family Birth Center presents "Stimulating Your Baby's Brain" by Joycelyn Ward, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Details: 586-1203.

Peace Vigil Held by Juneau Friends & Others Opposing War in Iraq, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Amy or John, 586-4409.

SERRC Introduction to Excel (eight-part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

Citizenship & ESL class, 5:30-7 p.m., SERRC Adult Education Center at 210 Ferry Way.

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

Friends of Recycling re-activation meeting, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Details: 780-4069.

Thursday, Dec. 12

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

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., Douglas library.

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

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

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

Leading and Team Building workshop, 6-9 p.m., 612 W. Willoughby Ave. Details: 463-3662, ext. 25.

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.

• 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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