Third Annual Foster Child Christmas Sharing Tree on display at Nugget Mall. Opportunity to purchase gifts for foster children. Gifts must be placed, unwrapped, in decorated box at Hearthside by afternoon of Dec. 20.
The Juneau Adult Education Center is closed for the holidays. It will reopen Tuesday, Jan. 2.
There will be no storytime at the Juneau Public Libraries until January. Details: 586-5303.
Amazing Bookstore Annual Free Books table now open, near Village Barber Shop in Mendenhall Mall. Sponsored by Friends of the Juneau Public Library.
Social Service Advisory Board, 5-7 p.m., downtown public library. Details: 586-0346.
Parents Anonymous for Parents of Special Needs Children, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.
Breast Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m., DIPAC conference room. Details: Linda, 790-3225.
Wednesday, Dec. 20
Parents Anonymous, 5:30-7 p.m., Gastineau Human Services, 1613 Anka. Snacks provided. Details: 790-4102.
Juneau Singles Christmas Caroling rehearsal, 7 p.m., 39133 Sunset St., next to Faith Lutheran Church. Please bring treats, appetizers and instruments. Details: Rick, 789-2245.
Thursday, Dec. 21
Airport Board Operations Committee meeting, 10 a.m., Glacier Restaurant Conference Room at the airport.
Fifth Annual Santa's Workshop, noon, ANB Hall. Event will last until supplies run out; refreshments will be provided. Activities include face painting, photos with Santa Claus and door prizes. A table will be set aside for honored Elders. Details: 586-1432, extension 7350.
Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p. m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. Class/support group for parents from birth to 12 months. Details: Debi Ballam, 586-8424.
Parkinson's Disease Support Group, 2 p.m., Juneau Pioneers' Home. Details: Jerry or May, 789-2501.
Living Nativity, 5-7 p.m., Chapel By the Lake. Features live animals and actors in costume. Drive through or join the manger scene. Details: Dave Eley, 789-7592.
Parents Anonymous, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Child care and dinner provided. Details: 790-4102.
Childbirth Preparation, 6:15-8:45 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administrative building classroom. Learn what to expect in labor and coping strategies. Details: Debi Ballam, 586-8424..
Mini's Swim Program for children ages 5-7, 6:30-7:15 p.m., Augustus Brown swimming pool. Must be able to demonstrate at least Advanced Preschool or Level II Beginning skills. Details: 586-5325, best to call Mon-Fri, 6:30-8 a.m. or 2-5 p.m, and Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 22
Parents Anonymous for Parents of Special Needs Children, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 3272 Hospital Drive. Child care and lunch provided. Details: 790-4102.
Parents Anonymous en Espanol, 6-8 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul, 8617 Teal. Proveemos cuidado de ninos y la cena. Details: 790-4102.
Return of the Grumpsicle, 7 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside and door. Details: 586-1462.
Saturday, Dec. 23
Gastineau Humane Society holiday tree, staffed noon-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Help by donating to spay and neuter program. Gift cards available. Details: Johanna Fagen, 789-4608.
Return of the Grumpsicle, 1 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside and door. Details: 586-1462.
Juneau Singles Christmas Caroling, 7 p.m., starting at St. Ann's Care Center and concluding with cocoa and cookies at 8756 Haloff Way. Details: 790-4751.
Sunday, Dec. 24
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship meeting, 10 a.m., Mountain View Senior Center. Holiday stories and songs for all ages. Public welcome. Details: 586-3694.
Eaglecrest Annual Christmas Eve celebration, 3:30 p.m., Eaglecrest Day Lodge. Santa arrives at 6 p.m. Activities include torchlight parade and holiday music. To reserve a gift for your child, sign up at the Eaglecrest office downtown or at the ski school at Eaglecrest by Friday, Dec. 22. Details: 586-5284.