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Posted: Thursday, December 16, 2004

Today

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

Polaris House, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. various activities Monday through Friday, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

Gift Wrapping, 10:30 a.m.- 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Nugget Mall. Sponsored by American Association of Retired Persons and gifts wrapped by volunteers. Proceeds are given to local senior programs. Details: 586-3816, 586-2626.

School District Facilities Committee meeting, 10:30 a.m., School District Central Office, 1208 Glacier Ave. in the Board Conference Room. Details: 463-1750.

Advent Luncheon, noon, Cathedral of the Nativity Parish Hall. Hosted by Juneau Coop Church Council. Invited speaker is George Silides, rector at Holy Trinity. Seasonal music performed. Proceeds support the Glory Hole and local human service organizations. $5 suggested donation. Details: 586-1602.

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

Board of Education Policy Committee meeting, noon, District Office Conference Room. Details: 463-1700 ext. 215.

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

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

Board and card games at Polaris House, 2-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, next to the Gastineau Human Services campus. Details: 780-6775.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Thursday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Skill Tech 5-6 p.m.; Sports Challenge 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Computer Lab Orientation 3:30-4:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Dzantik'i Heeni Winter Bazaar, 5-7 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Sponsored by Alder House. Featuring products from the Tongass Forest, made by Alder House middle school students. Details: 463-1899 ext. 282.

Juneau Fisheries Development Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC. Details: 586-5278.

ANS Potluck and Installation of Officer, 5:30 p.m., ANB Hall. Organized by Alaska Native Sisterhood, Camp 2. Bring a dish to share. Details: 790-1624.

Family Law Self-Help Clinic, 6-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Alaska Legal Services is sponsoring this free event designed to help individuals with family-law concerns. Details: 586-6425.

Monthly Board meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library conference room. Meeting for the Capital Kennel Club of Juneau. Details: 780-4538.

Juneau-Douglas Fish & Game Advisory Committee meeting, 7 p.m., Alaska Department of Fish & Game Commissioners Conference Room. Fish & Game will provide information on proposed fee increases for hunting and fishing licenses and other business. Details: 586-6652.

Raincountry Flyfishers meeting, 7-9 p.m., Mendenhall River School. Jim Ackerman will tie a green drake, a realistic and easy tie general mayfly pattern. Details: 586-3424.

Friday, Dec. 17

Polaris House, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. various activities Monday through Friday, 4-9 p.m. dinner and a movie, 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

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

Gift Wrapping, 10:30 a.m.- 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Nugget Mall. Sponsored by American Association of Retired Persons and gifts wrapped by volunteers. Proceeds are given to local senior programs. Details: 586-3816, 586-2626.

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

City & Borough of Juneau High School Project Team, noon, Downtown Fire Hall. Details: 586-5278.

Organ Concert Friday, noon, State Office Building. J. Allan MacKinnon performs.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school are closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Juneau Time Capsule 10th anniversary birthday party, 4-6 p.m., in front of Time Capsule in the Federal Building Lobby. Details: 586-3034.

Helicopter Ride, 4:30-7:30 p.m., North Wing (old section) of the airport terminal. A 10-minute helicopter ride over the Mendenhall Valley to view Christmas lights. Cost is $25 per person and donation will benefit Neurofibromatosis and the Lions sight projects. Details: 789-5600, 789-9179.

Rare and Early Mining Photos exhibit, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum at Fourth and Main streets. Opening reception to celebrate the new collection. Details: 586-3572.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth Street Suite 102.

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

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, Lower Floor Conference Room.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, Dec. 18

Adult First Aid and CPR Class, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 3200 Hospital Drive No. 203. Sponsored by American Red Cross. Details: 463-5713.

Christmas Bazaar, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive (Bingo Hall). Sponsored by Tlingit & Haida Community Council. Local residents will be selling handmade arts and crafts and Native food. Details: 463-5680.

Gift Wrapping, 10:30 a.m.- 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Nugget Mall. Sponsored by American Association of Retired Persons and gifts wrapped by volunteers. Proceeds are given to local senior programs. Details: 586-3816, 586-2626.

Saturday Cultural Activities, noon every Saturday, 3235 Hospital Drive (bingo hall). Sponsored by Tlingit & Haida Community Council. Details: 463-5680.

Auke Bay Fire Station Children's Christmas Open House, 1-3 p.m., Auke Bay Fire Station, 11900 Glacier Highway. Firefighters will be reading holiday stories to children, there will be cookie decorating, tours of fire trucks and Santa Clause will arrive at 2 p.m. Details: 789-9759.



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