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Posted: Monday, December 11, 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.

Legal advice on immigration and naturalization issues, 9-5 p.m., conference room of Smith Hall at St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Can show up at site, but appointments suggested. Details: Pete Hokey at Catholic Diocese of Juneau, 586-2227, ext. 29.

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

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, 9-5 p.m., conference room of Smith Hall at St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Can show up on site, but appointments suggested. 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 St. 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. Organizational 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 St. next to the Filipino Community Hall, $10 per foot, benefits Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. Details: 463-3113.

Juneau-Douglas High School Student Recognition, noon, JDHS library. Students receive certificates and letters of commendation from Juneau legislators. Details: Dale Staley, 463-1900.

Harborview School Site Council, 5 p.m., in school library. Discussion allocation of school resources, report cards and school profile. Details: 463-3518.

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 Glacier Highway.

Big Brothers/Big Sisters Annual meeting and volunteer reception, 6-8 p.m., DIPAC Hatchery. Details: 586-3350.

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.

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 St. 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.

Juneau-Douglas High School Parent Group meeting, 12:05 p.m., JDHS library. Details: Kim Blair, 789-3556.

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.

"Understanding our Past to Design our Future," community discussion, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Centennial Hall Hickel Room. Panelists include Thomas Stewart, George Rogers, Jean Rogers, Walter Soboleff, John Sandor, Kay Smith, Dean Williams, Katherine Shaw and Marie Olson. Hosted by Juneau Economic Development Council. Dessert and coffee provided. Details: 463-3662.

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.

Juneau-Douglas High School Art Show, opening reception 4-7 p.m., City Museum at 4th and Main. Details: 586-3572.

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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