Around Town

Posted: Friday, December 10, 2004

Today

Polaris House, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. various activities Monday through Friday, 4-9 p.m. dinner and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Board of directors' teleconference meeting, 9 a.m. For Southeast Alaska Regional Dive Fisheries Association. Details: 874-3110.

Community Training on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Nugget Mall Community Room (next to Art Dept.). Details: 789-2828.

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

Chamber Lunch, 11:30 a.m. doors open, presentation begins at noon, Juneau Moose Lodge.

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

Organ Concert Friday, noon, State Office Building. J. Allan MacKinnon playing the organ.

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

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are 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.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley Library.

"Effectively Marketing Your Web site for Pennies," 1-4 p.m., third floor conference room in the Juneau Empire building. Pre-registration required. This is a SBA/SBDC seminar. Details: 463-3789.

"Dealing With Environmental Variability in the Eastern Bering Sea: Implications for Pacific Herring Fisheries Management in Northern Bristol Bay, Alaska," by Naoki Tojo, 3:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Anderson Building, Room 221. There will be a reception and social hour following the seminar. Details: 465-6441.

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

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

The 32nd Annual Singing Christmas Tree Performance, 7 p.m., Juneau Christian Center. Public invited to attend. Complimentary seating tickets may be picked up at downtown and valley Hearthside Bookstores, Northern Echoes Bible Shoppe and Juneau Christian Center.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, Lower Floor Conference Room.

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.

Saturday, Dec. 11

Rigor, Relevance and Relationships for All Students at Juneau-Douglas High School, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., The Vocational Training and Resource Center, 3239 Hospital Drive. Dialogue led by National Consultant Carol Lieber. Details: 463-1700 ext. 219

Infant and Child CPR Class, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive #203. Sponsored by American Red Cross. Details: 463-5713.

Gift Wrapping, 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon-6 p.m. on Sunday, and 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. on Christmas Eve, Nugget Mall. Sponsored by American Association of Retired Persons and gifts wrapped by volunteers. Proceeds are given to local senior programs. Details: 586-3816, 586-2626.

Gingerbread House Building, noon-1 p.m., or 1:30-2:30 p.m., or 3-4 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum on Fourth and Main streets. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required. Details: 586-3572.

Registration for Youth Hockey and Introduction to Hockey, noon-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Youth Hockey is for ages 5 to 18 and Intro to Hockey is for ages 4 and up. Scholarships and loaner equipment are available. Registration forms available at Skater's Edge, Play It Again Sports and Treadwell Arena. Details: 790-2763.

Saturday Cultural Activities, noon every Saturday, 3235 Hospital Drive (bingo hall). Sponsored by Tlingit & Haida Community Council. Details: 463-5680.

History and Culture Book Signing, 1-3 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum on Fourth and Main streets. Authors June Hall and Willette Janes will sign their books. Details: 586-3572.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

The 32nd Annual Singing Christmas Tree Performance, 7 p.m., Juneau Christian Center. Public invited to attend. Complimentary seating tickets may be picked up at downtown and valley Hearthside Bookstores, Northern Echoes Bible Shoppe and Juneau Christian Center.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, Lower Conference Room.

Sunday, Dec. 12

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, 11-12:15 a.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Gift wrapping, noon-6 p.m., Nugget Mall. Proceeds are given to local senior programs. Details: 586-3816, 586-2626.

4-H Cross Country Ski Sign Up, 1:30-2 p.m. for returning members, 2-4:30 p.m. for new members, Riverbend Elementary School Commons. For students in Kindergarten through Grade 12. Details: 586-1453, 465-8749.

Chanukah celebration potluck, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light Church. All are invited. Bring a plate of latkes to share and a covered dish, traditional to the season. Sponsored by Juneau Jewish Community. Details: 789-6392.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., Downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

World Youth Day Dinner and Silent Auction, 6-8:30 p.m., Cathedral Hall, 416 Fifth St. Fund-raiser for youth and young adults attending World Youth Day 2005 in Germany. Sponsored by Catholic Diocese of Juneau. Details: 364-2418.

The 32nd Annual Singing Christmas Tree Performance, 7 p.m., Juneau Christian Center. Public invited to attend.



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