Around Town

Posted: Tuesday, December 16, 2003

Today

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:10 a.m. every Tuesday, Henry's. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Board of Education Workshop on Negotiations, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., District Office Board Room.

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

Life Ring, a support group for women, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. every Tuesday, Cathedral of the Nativity basement, Fifth and Gold streets. All women are invited to learn new skills, discover interests and meet other women. Lunch is provided, all are welcome. Details: Kathee, 364-2131 or Cathedral of the Nativity, 586-1513.

Juneau Adult Education Center Open House Holiday Celebration, noon-2 p.m., 210 Ferry Way.

Quilting Circle, noon-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Sponsored by the Quilting Resource Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Stitch 'N Knit, 12:45 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Open to the public. Details: Amy, 586-4409.

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

Cribbage, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Seward Street Reconstruction Public Workshop, 7 p.m., downtown library conference room. Conceptual designs will be presented. Public involvement is welcome. Details: Gary, 780-3533.

Breast Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., DIPAC conference room. Details: Tuula, 789-3826.

Wednesday, Dec. 17

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: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

JDHS Student Recognition ceremony, noon, JDHS library.

Juneau Housing Trust oreintation class, noon, dowtown library. Class will cover homeownership opportunities for low-to-moderate income families. Details: 586-1901.

Trails Working Group meeting, noon-2 p.m., City Hall room 224.

Contract Bridge, 1-3 p.m., Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Polaris House Arts and Drawing class, 3:30-5 p.m., 1705 Anka St., on the Gastineau Human Services campus. Free. Details: 780-6775.

Family Program about dog sledding by Pam Flowers, 4 p.m., Douglas library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Exercise and Relaxation during pregnancy class, 6-9 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 106. Details: 586-1203.

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

"Family to Family," a class for families of people with mental illness provided by Polaris House/NAMI Juneau, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 170 Anka St. Details: Sky, 780-6775.

Juneau Macintosh Users Group meeting, 7 p.m., UAS Egan classroom 221/222. Details: 790-4826.

Thursday, Dec. 18

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club weekly meeting, 7 a.m., The Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-4354.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5303.

School District Facilities Committee meeting, noon, School District Central Office Board Room.

Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old.

Pinochle Games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Craft 'N Gab, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Judy, 789-6918.

• 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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