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Posted: Friday, December 22, 2006

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

Gift wrapping station, 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Old Zales store in the Nugget Mall. To benefit Meals on Wheels and Senior Nutrition Programs. Details: 463-6175.

Boy Scouts caterpillar and gift wrap, 1-5 p.m., Mendenhall Mall.

Children's Christmas Party, 2-4 p.m., Auke Bay Fire Station, 12-mile Glacier Highway. All children invited to hear firefighters read holiday stories, climb on fire trucks, decorate cookies and meet Santa. Details: Scott, 789-8004.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

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

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Open lab 1-3 p.m.; Lego Robotics 3:30-5 p.m.; prize raffle 4 p.m.; guest speakers 4-5 p.m. on alternate weeks; movie/tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m.; Teen Skills Lab 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

Nicotine Anonymous, 5-6 p.m. every Friday, 211 Fourth St., Suite 101. Details: 463-3755.

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. Enter through back door. Details: Ellen, 463-6175.

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

Saturday, Dec. 23

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Saturday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Photos with Santa done by Steve Reid, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Mendenhall Mall.

Al-Anon Family Group Staying Alive meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

Gift wrapping station, 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Old Zales store in the Nugget Mall. To benefit Meals on Wheels and Senior Nutrition Programs. Details: 463-6175.

Boy Scouts caterpillar and gift wrap, 1-5 p.m., Mendenhall Mall.

Children's Christmas Party, 2-4 p.m., Auke Bay Fire Station, 12-mile Glacier Highway. All children invited to hear firefighters read holiday stories, climb on fire trucks, decorate cookies and meet Santa. Details: Scott, 789-8004.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room. Details: 790-4567.

Sunday, Dec. 24

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Juneau Youth Services, 2075 Jordan Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Details: Charles, 796-4149.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Gift wrapping station, noon-5 p.m., Old Zales store in the Nugget Mall. To benefit Meals on Wheels and Senior Nutrition Programs. Details: 463-6175.

Boy Scouts caterpillar and gift wrap, 1-5 p.m., Mendenhall Mall.

Christmas Eve Celebration, 3:30 p.m., Eaglecrest Ski Area. Ornament making, Apres ski cookies, holiday music with Rick Trostel's music students and sing-a-long with Ann Boochever, adult torchlight parade down Hooter slopes, kids torchlight on Platter and Santa arrival on a sleigh with toys. Register each child for a gift with Santa's Eaglecrest elves; forms at CBJ Building second floor. Details: 790-2000 ext. 211.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Adult open gym, 6-8 p.m. every Sunday, Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School gym. $4. Open to women and men over 18 years old. Participants must bring their own volleyball or basketball. Details: Community Schools, 523-1775.

Narcotics Anonymous "Sunday New Beginnings" group, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: 790-4567.

Monday, Dec. 25

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m., downtown library. Valley library Toddler Time is at 11 a.m.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. A playtime for toddlers and class/support group for parents.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon every Monday, Prospector Hotel.

Helping Children Through Divorce/Separation workshop, noon-1 p.m., every Monday, Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4765.

Native Women's 12 Step Talking Circle, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 W. 11th St.

Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building Room 541. Public invited. Details: Steve, 586-1053.

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

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Monday, 8825 Mallard St., behind the Nugget Mall. Open noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier. Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; Torch Club 4-5 p.m.; Keystone Club 5-6 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

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