Around Town

Posted: Sunday, December 10, 2000

Today

Third Annual Foster Child Christmas Sharing Tree on display at Nugget Mall. Opportunity to purchase gifts for foster children. Gifts must be placed, unwrapped, in decorated box at Hearthside by afternoon of Dec. 20. Details: Candice, 465-2740.

Annual Free Books table now open, near Village Barber Shop in Mendenhall Mall. Sponsored by Friends of the Juneau Public Library.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship meeting, 10 a.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, 396 Willoughby. Talk on "Jewish Holidays." Details: Connie Munro, 586-3694.

Annual Christmas Tree Sale (grand firs and noble firs), 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Fred Meyer parking lot. Sponsored by Juneau-Douglas High School swimming and diving team. Details: John, 789-1759..

Weaving Display and Demonstration, noon-4 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Baskets made of cedar bark, spruce roots and grasses as well as traditional ravenstail robes, leggings and pouches. Details: Dale Campbell, 790-7425.

Flu shots, noon-5 p.m., at Fred Meyer pharmacy. Details: Scott, 789-6533.

The 26th Annual Juneau Senior Citizens Christmas Dinner, doors open at 4 p.m. and dinner at 5 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall, 320 Willoughby. Details: 463-2253. Transportation available by Care-A-Van, 586-4482.

Singing Christmas Tree, 7 p.m., Bethel Christian Center. The 28th annual performance is titled, "All is Calm, All is Bright."

Monday, Dec. 11

Legal advice on immigration and naturalization issues, conference room of Smith Hall at St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Can show up at site, but prefer people call for an appointment. Details: Pete Hokey at Catholic Diocese of Juneau, 586-2227, ext. 29.

English as a Second Language, 10 a.m.-noon, Smith Hall in the valley. Details: St. Vincent de Paul, 790-4102..

Christmas Tree Sale (jack pine and fir from Hoonah), 11 a.m.-6 p.m., South Franklin Street next to the Filipino Community Hall, $10 per foot, benefits Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: 463-3113.

Toddler Time, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH Infant Learning room. Support group for parents of toddlers from 10 months to 3 years. Details: Debi Ballam, 586-8424.

Diabetes Senior Support Group, 1-2 p.m., day room at Juneau Senior Center, 12th and Egan. Talk on Diabetes Jeopardy. Details: Sally Urvina, 465-1240.

Early Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For expectant parents wanting to know more about what to expect after baby is born. Details: Debi Ballam, 586-8424.

Parents Anonymous, 6:30-8 p.m., Children's Community Center, 211 Cordova. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Singing Christmas Tree, 7 p.m., Bethel Christian Center. The 28th annual performance is titled, "All is Calm, All is Bright."

Tuesday, Dec. 12

Legal advice on immigration and naturalization issues, conference room of Smith Hall at St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Can show up on site but prefer people call for appointment. Details: Pete Hokey at Catholic Diocese of Juneau, 586-2227, ext. 29.

English as a Second Language, 10 a.m.-noon, Smith Hall in the valley. Details: St. Vincent de Paul, 790-4102..

Christmas Tree Sale (jack pine and fir from Hoonah), 11 a.m.-6 p.m., South Franklin Street next to the Filipino Community Hall, $10 per foot, benefits Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: 463-3113.

"Keeping Mom and Baby Healthy" talk, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive, suite 106. Sponsored by Juneau Family Birth Center. Details: Ami, 586-1203.

Eaglecrest Marketing Committee meeting, noon at Fiddlehead. Details: Gary or Pauline, 586-5284.

Sewing Circle, noon-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center, next to St. Paul's Church. Details: Marianne Mills, 463-6154.

Annual Christmas Tree Sale (grand firs and noble firs), 5-8 p.m., Fred Meyer parking lot. Sponsored by Juneau-Douglas High School swimming and diving team. Details: John, 789-1759.

Nordic Ski Program meeting, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. Organizatinal meeting to enroll anyone in grades K-12. Adults encouraged to join children. Details: 4-H, 465-8749.

Parents Anonymous for Parents of Special Needs Children, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Certified Flight Instructor clinic, 6:30-9::30 p.m., Juneau Flight Standards District Office on second floor of airport terminal building. Details: 586-7532.

Juneau-Douglas High School holiday concert, "Snowflakes," 7 p.m., auditorium. Bands perform. Details: Ken Guiher, 463-1904.

Airport Board monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Aurora Room at Airport.

United Fishermen of Alaska port meeting, 7-9 p.m., at DIPAC, 2697 Channel Drive. Commercial fishermen will discuss issues facing the industry. Details: Mark Vinsel, 586-2820.

Wednesday, Dec. 13

English as a Second Language, 10 a.m.-noon, Smith Hall in the valley. Details: St. Vincent de Paul, 790-4102..

Christmas Tree Sale (jack pine and fir from Hoonah), 11 a.m.-6 p.m., South Franklin Street next to the Filipino Community Hall, $10 per foot, benefits Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: 463-3113.

Parents Anonymous, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Snack provided. Details: 790-4102.

Gastineau Humane Society monthly board meeting, 6 p.m., shelter at 7704 Glaicer Highway.

Sources of Small Business Financing, 6-9 p.m. seminar, third floor conference room in Juneau Empire building. Call Juneau Small Business Development Center to register. Details: 463-3789.

Juneau World Affairs Council event, 6 p.m., second floor of Dimond Court building. Juneau resident Bill Leighty speaks on, "The Emerging Global Hydrogen Community." Reception precedes talk at 5:30 a.m.

Healthy Holiday Eating, 7-9 p.m., Room 204 of Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration Building. Sponsored by Juneau Chapter of the American Diabetes Association. Bring your favorite recipe and talk with registered dietitian Linda Wild. Details: Sally Urvina, 465-1240.

Thursday, Dec. 14

English as a Second Language, 10 a.m.-noon, Smith Hall in the valley. Details: St. Vincent de Paul, 790-4102..

Christmas Tree Sale (jack pine and fir from Hoonah), 11 a.m.-6 p.m., South Franklin Street next to the Filipino Community Hall, $10 per foot, benefits Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: 463-3113.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. Support group for parents of babies from birth to 12 months.

Parents Anonymous, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.

Childbirth Preparation class, 6:15-8:45 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. Learn what to expect in labor and coping strategies. Details: Debi Ballam, 685-8424.

Juneau-Douglas High School holiday concert, "Snowflakes," 7 p.m., auditorium. Choirs and orchestras perform. Details: Ken Guiher, 463-1904.

Friday, Dec. 15

Parents Anonymous for Parents of Special Needs Children, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. Child care and lunch provided. Details" 790-4102.

Parents Anonymous en Espanol, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Proveemos cuidado de ninos y la cena. Details: 790-4102.



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