Class to prepare for U.S. citizenship test, every Wednesday, 5:30-7 p.m., St. Vincent de Paul Society. Details: SERRC Adult Education Center, 586-5718.
Informational meeting about the August, 2002, Relay for Life for the American Cancer Society, 6 p.m., Downtown Library conference room. Details: Lisa, 789-4017.
Thursday, Dec. 20
Baby-Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Beginnings Family Birth Center, Bartlett administration building classroom. For new parents and their infants up to 1 year. No registration required.
Gastineau Elementary School holiday concert, 1:15 p.m., Gastineau Elementary School.
Friday, Dec. 21
Holiday music organ concert, noon hour, State Office Building. J. Allan Mackinnon will play the Kimball Theatre Organ.
Low Vision Support Group, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 586-4920.
The Yoga Den Open House and Sun Salutation, 6-8 p.m., 172 So. Franklin (above Heritage Coffee). Details: 789-6392.
Janice Holst Dancers present "The Grumpsicle," 7 p.m., JDHS auditorium.
Juneau International Folk Dancers, 7:30 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple.
Saturday, Dec. 22
Gift Wrapping at Fred Meyer to benefit local and national charities, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Janice Holst Dancers present "The Grumpsicle," 1 p.m., JDHS auditorium.
Auke Bay/Lynn Canal Fire District 2nd Annual Open House and Christmas Novel Reading, 2 p.m., the Auke Bay Fire Station.
Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., City Museum. Details: 586-3572.
Community Holiday Caroling, 4-5:30 p.m., the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Dress warm, and bring flashlight. Refreshments provided.
Sunday, Dec. 23
Gift Wrapping at Fred Meyer to benefit local and national charities, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Merry TubaChristmas, a concert featuring tuba and euphonium players, 2 p.m., the Nugget Mall.
The Glory Hole Christmas Party, 3-5 p.m., 247 So. Franklin.
Non-denominational Longest Night Service, 6 p.m., Chapel by the Lake Log Chapel. Light a candle for departed loved ones, stay after for conversation. Details: Dave, 586-2685.
Monday, Dec. 24
Douglas Library closed; Downtown and Valley Libraries closed at 4 p.m.
Eaglecrest Christmas Eve Celebration, 3:30-7 p.m. Pre-registration for Santa gifts: 586-5284.
Tuesday, Dec. 25
The Glory Hole Christmas Dinner, 6 p.m., 247 S. Franklin.
Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. Or they can be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at email@example.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.