Around Town

Posted: Sunday, December 15, 2002

Today

Journey of Hope, The Birth of The Savior: presented by Glacier Valley Baptist Church choir, 10:30 a.m., 3921 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-7348.

Advent Evensong, 5 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church at Fourth and Gold streets. Details: Lena, 789-4604.

The 30th Annual Singing Christmas Tree "When Love Came Down," 7 p.m., Juneau Christian Center, 8001 Glacier Highway.

Alaska Youth Choir Winter Concert featuring Ursa Major, followed by holiday sing along, 3 p.m., Chapel by the Lake, $8 adults, $5 students/seniors, $20 families of four or more. Tickets at Hearthside Books and at the door.

Monday, Dec. 16

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.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., Downtown Library.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Dr. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A". Details: 463-4755.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building room 541. Public invited. Details: Britt Gibson, 364-2222.

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

CBJ Human Rights Commission meeting, 5:30 p.m., room 224 of the Municipal Building. Details: 789-0413.

Juneau Retired Teachers, 6 p.m., Mountain View Senior Center. Details: 586-6115.

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

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.

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

Tuesday, Dec. 17

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.

Consumer Directed Personal Care Attendant Program workshop, 9:30 a.m., Aspen Hotel. Details: 586-4920.

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 is provided, all are welcome. 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.

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.

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

Juneau-Douglas Fish and Game Advisory Committee meeting to consider shrimp proposals, 6:15 p.m., Alaska Department of Fish and Game headquarters.

MADD Victim Impact Panel, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Episcopal Church on the corner of Fourth and Gold. Details: 463-2562.

The JDHS Choral Extravaganza, 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. The four choirs from JDHS will perform a broad variety of holiday music. Details: 463-1900, ext. 1583.

Juneau Breast Cancer Support Group Christmas Party, 7 p.m., DIPAC Conference Room. Details: Pat, 586-4900.

Wednesday, Dec. 18

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. Everyone welcome, quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

The Juneau Family Birth Center presents Infant Massage Class with Sonia Bradley, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive Suite 106. Details: 586-1203.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.

Foster Care Orientation, noon-2 p.m.. Alaska Foster Parent Training Center, 3032 Vintage Blvd. No. 102. Details: Candice, 465-3740 or Janna 790-4246.

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 (8 part class), 5-7 p.m., downtown SERRC Adult Education Center.

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

Constituents of Rep.-elect Bruce Weyhrauch inaugural meeting, 6:30 p.m., Valley Library meeting room. Details: 465-3719.

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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