Around Town

Posted: Sunday, December 13, 2009

Today, Dec. 13

Winter Arts & Crafts Fair, Mendenhall Mall.

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Vinyasa Yoga Class, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. $10, Yoga for 'every-body:' a gentle stretch to open up your day. Details: 586-1203.

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

"Installing a Programmable Thermostat" workshop, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free. Details: 463-5034.

"Bring Your Own Crafts" session, 1-5 p.m., Douglas library, Community Room. Bring your crafting projects. Tea and hot chocolate provided. Details: 586-0434.

Helping Hands Christmas wrapping, 1-7 p.m., Fred Meyers. Details: Karen, 209-2520.

Juneau Skating Club's Holiday Recital, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Treadwell Ice Arena, Douglas. Free. Also featuring dessert auction. Details: 523-9115 or juneausk8@hotmail.com.

"Installing Window Treatments" workshop, 2 p.m., Home Depot. Free. Details: 463-5034.

Juneau Dance Unlimited's "The Nutcracker" performance, 2 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. $15 adults, $10 children 12 years and under and seniors 60 and older; $40 for families four or more. Tickets available at the JDU office, Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts & Culture Center and at the door. Details: 463-5327 or juneaudance@gci.net.

Perseverance Young Company presents "Dracula," 2 p.m., Perseverance Theatre, Douglas. Based on a novel by Bram Stoker. Adaptation by Don Fleming. Details: 364-2421.

Juneau Lyric Opera "Holiday Pops Concert," 2:30 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. $10 adult, $8 students and seniors, children in laps are free. Group of five or more gets 15 percent off total price. Details: www.juneauopera.org.

Senior Citizens Dinner featuring performance by the Juneau-Douglas High School jazz band and choir, 4 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Sponsored by the U.S. Coast Guard. Details: 523-1707.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Monday, Dec. 14

Helping Hands Christmas wrapping, 1-7 p.m., Fred Meyers. Details: Karen, 209-2520.

Assembly Human Resources Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Assembly Chambers, City Hall, 155 S. Seward St. Details: Laurie, 586-0216.

Assembly meeting, 7 p.m., Assembly Chambers, City Hall, 155 S. Seward St. Details: Laurie, 586-0216.

Bartlett Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. Playtime for toddlers and support group for parents. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Jean, 463-5885.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

"Introduction to PowerPoint 2007" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Dan, 321-2313.

Prenatal Yoga class, 6-7 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. This ongoing class encourages gentle exercise and stretching for the pregnant woman. Details: 586-1203.

Healthy Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital classrooms, Robert F. Valliant Administration Building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

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

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or463-5690.

"Live and Let Live" Al-Anon Family Group, 7-8:30 p.m. every Monday, Rainforest Recovery Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: Terry, 463-3372.

Tuesday, Dec. 15

Juneau Community Café, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Health & Birth Center. Gathering to discuss what's on our minds about strengthening families in Juneau. Bring a friend, colleague, neighbor, etc. Snacks will be provided.

Helping Hands Christmas wrapping, 1-7 p.m., Fred Meyers. Details: Karen, 209-2520.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Finance Committee meeting, 4:15 p.m., Board Room, BRH Administration Building. Details: Jim, 796-8463.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Director meeting, 5:15 p.m., BRH Administration Building. Details: Jim, 796-8463.

Travelogue Series: "80 Degrees North - Svalbard" by Elfrida Nord, 5:30 p.m., Nickelodeon Theatre. Sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council. Details: 789-6974.

Juneau Yacht Club monthly meeting and Christmas party, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Social begins at 6 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7:30 p.m. Members and guests reminded to bring a toy for donation to the Toys for Tots program. Details: David, 586-4886.

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, St. Paul's Catholic Church, Parish Hall. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

"Breath and Stretch" yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

"Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon Family Group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. every Tuesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. 10th St. Details: Barbra, 790-1029.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free. Meet other new parents and share the joys and challenges of parenthood. Topics change weekly Details: 586-1203.

"Introduction to Computers, Internet and E-mail" class, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice meeting, 5:15 p.m. every Tuesday, Northern Light United Church. Details: Judith, 789-9229.

Family Night for Preschoolers, 5:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: 789-1235.

Mount Juneau-Gastineaux Lodge 21 Free and Accepted Masons of Alaska monthly business meeting, 7 p.m., 9315 Glacier Highway. Details: Jeff, 463-1532.

Narcotics Anonymous game night, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

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