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Posted: Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Today, 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. Details: juneaucommunitycafe@gmail.com.

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

Wednesday, Dec. 16

13th annual foster child Christmas Sharing Tree display, Nugget Mall. Gifts must be placed, unwrapped, in the decorated box located in Hearthside Book Store by the afternoon. Details: Candice, 465-3740.

Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: hotline, 586-0428.

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

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

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

"Write For Your Life" group, 11 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Brown-bag lunch seminar on the concept of reciprocity, noon, Wildflower Court, 2000 Salmon Creek Lane. Training offers one education credit for social workers but is open to the public. Sponsored by the National Association of Social Workers, Alaska Chapter. Details: Betsy, bstreet@alaska.com or 463-2125.

Glacier Valley Rotary Club meeting, noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.

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

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 463-1224.

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

Women, Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 1-6:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

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

Holiday Open House, 4-7 p.m., Juneau Family Health & Birth Center. Cookies and hot cider available. Tour the birth center, meet the midwives and physician and visit with other families and neighbors as the center says thank you to the community. Details: 586-1203.

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

"Douglas Serenity Seekers" Al-Anon Family Group, 5:15-6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Douglas United Methodist Church. Details: Marsha, 364-2472.

Nicotine Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Assembly Building, Suite 106.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau International Airport, Aurora Room. Details: 796-2092.ay, downtown library. A consumer-led-consumer support group with confidentiality and understanding.

Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.

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

Civil Air Patrol meeting, 7 p.m., CAP Hangar, Juneau International Airport. Details: Ken, 789-1492 or CAP, 789-0245.

Bipolar Disorder/Depression Peer Support Group, 7-9 p.m., downtown library conference room. Free. Details: bp_belle@mac.com.

"Plays Out Loud" meeting, 7:30 p.m., JACC. Details: 586-2787.

Rotaract meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m., location varies. A social club for young people age 18 to 30. Details: Marc, 321-2261 or www.juneaurotaract.org.

Thursday, Dec. 17

Office Of Children's Services open house, Vintage Park, 3025 Clinton Drive, first floor. Gifts that were placed in the box located in Hearthside Book store will be dispersed to foster parents to give to their children for Christmas. Details: Candice, 465-3740.

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Women, Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

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

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.



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