Around Town

Posted: Thursday, December 24, 2009

Thursday, Dec. 24

Gift wrap fundraiser for the Meals on Wheels program, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Nugget Mall. Sponsored by the Gastineau Channel Senior Centers' Advisory Board. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

"Around the World in 9 Holes" miniature golf, noon-9 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Local artist created miniature golf holes to raise money for the JACC. Available Dec. 19 to 30. $5 per round, $50 for party up to 15 people, $25 for party "bunker," $100 per hour for private party. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

Helping Hands Christmas wrapping, 1-7 p.m., Fred Meyers. Details: Karen, 209-2520.

Friday, Dec. 25

Christmas holiday.

Saturday, Dec. 26

Adult court rentals, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at various Community Schools gyms. $20 per court per hour. Details: 523-1774.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 463-1224.

"Interior Paint" workshop, 10 a.m., Home Depot. Free. Details: 463-5034.

"Staying Alive" Al-Anon Family Group, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library. Free childcare provided. Details: Erika, 463-2613 or Laura, 463-4440.

"Tiling Floors and Walls" workshop, 11 a.m., Home Depot. Free. Details: 463-5034.

"Learn How to Install Crown Moulding" workshop, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free. Details: 463-5034.

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group monthly meeting, 1:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Linda, 957-2142.

Flag Football, 4 p.m. every Saturday, turf field near Juneau-Douglas High School. Free. For youth of all ages. Details: 586-2635.

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Saturday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

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

"Around the World in 9 Holes" miniature golf Black Light Night, 9 p.m.-midnight, Juneau Arts & Culture Center. $5 per round, $50 for party up to 15 people, $25 for party "bunker," $100 per hour for private party. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

Sunday, Dec. 27

Community work service project, 9 a.m. every Sunday, Cornerstone, 9290 Hurlock Ave. Come dressed for the weather. Sponsored by Juneau Youth Services. Details: Brad, 523-6549.

Vinyasa Yoga Class, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. $10, Yoga for 'every-body': a gentle stretch to open up your day. Details: 586-1203.

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.

"Around the World in 9 Holes" miniature golf Tee Party, noon-9 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Wear a funny hat and enjoy tea and crumpets. $5 per round, $50 for party up to 15 people, $25 for party "bunker," $100 per hour for private party. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

"Installing a Programmable Thermostat" workshop, 1 p.m., Home Depot. Free. Details: 463-5034.

19th annual Capital City Classic Basketball Tournament, 2 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School main gym. Details: 523-1607 or 523-1616.

"Installing Window Treatments" workshop, 2 p.m., Home Depot. Free. Details: 463-5034.

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. 28

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

Bartlett Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 Third St. Playtime for toddlers and support group for parents. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.

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

RRC Advisory Board meeting, noon, BRH Administration Building, Board Room. Details: Jim, 796-8463 or 321-3516.

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

Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Jean, 463-5885.

"Around the World in 9 Holes" miniature golf, noon-9 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Local artist created miniature golf holes to raise money for the JACC. Available Dec. 19 to 30. $5 per round, $50 for party up to 15 people, $25 for party "bunker," $100 per hour for private party. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

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

19th annual Capital City Classic Basketball Tournament, 2 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School main gym. With performance by JDHS Pep Band at 7 p.m. Details: 523-1607 or 523-1616.

Arts Roundtable, 5:15 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. To talk about current local events in the arts world. Bring questions, updates on happenings in your organization, gallery or studio, and other topics of interest in the arts. Details: www.jahc.org or 586-2787.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Public Heath Center, downstairs conference room. Details: 463-1224.

Prenatal Yoga classes, 6-7 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free. Gently exercise and stretching for the pregnant mom. Details: 586-1203.

Healthy Pregnancy Class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital classrooms, Robert F. Valliant Administration Building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

Prenatal Yoga class, 6-7 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. This ongoing class encourages gentle exercise and stretching for the pregnant woman. Details: 586-1203.

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

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

"Live and Let Live" Al-Anon Family Group, 7-8:30 p.m. every Monday, Rainforest Recovery Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: Terry, 463-3372.

Tuesday, Dec. 29

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, St. Paul's Catholic Church, Parish Hall. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

"Breath and Stretch" yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

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

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

"Around the World in 9 Holes" miniature golf, noon-9 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Local artist created miniature golf holes to raise money for the JACC. Available Dec. 19 to 30. $5 per round, $50 for party up to 15 people, $25 for party "bunker," $100 per hour for private party. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

"Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon Family Group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. every Tuesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. 10th St. Details: Barbra, 790-1029.

Stitch 'N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free! Meet other new parents and share the joys and challenges of parenthood. Topics change weekly Details: 586-1203.

19th annual Capital City Classic Basketball Tournament, 2 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School main gym. With performance by JDHS Pep Band at 7 p.m. Details: 523-1607 or 523-1616.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice meeting, 5:15 p.m. every Tuesday, Northern Light United Church. Details: Judith, 789-9229.

Planetarium show, 6-7 p.m. every Tuesday, Marie Drake Planetarium. Free. Make the stars shine. Everyone welcome. Details: mariedrakeplanetarium.com or 586-1517, after 6 p.m.

Childbirth Preparation class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Six-week series covering relaxation techniques, labor and birth, preventing complications, breastfeeding, bonding and birth plans. Details: 586-1203.

Narcotics Anonymous game night, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Rainforest Recovery Center behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. Details: 790-4567.

Wednesday, Dec. 30

Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: hotline, 586-0428.

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: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

"Write For Your Life" group, 11 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Glacier Valley Rotary Club meeting, noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.

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

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 463-1224.

"Around the World in 9 Holes" miniature golf, noon-9 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Local artist created miniature golf holes to raise money for the JACC. Available Dec. 19 to 30. $5 per round, $50 for party up to 15 people, $25 for party "bunker," $100 per hour for private party. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

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

19th annual Capital City Classic Basketball Tournament, 2 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School main gym. With performance by JDHS Pep Band at 7 p.m. Details: 523-1607 or 523-1616.

"Douglas Serenity Seekers" Al-Anon Family Group, 5:15-6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Douglas United Methodist Church. Details: Marsha, 364-2472.

Nicotine Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Assembly Building, Suite 106.

Bipolar/Depression Support Group, 6-8 p.m. every Wednesday, downtown library. A consumer-led-consumer support group with confidentiality and understanding.

Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.

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

Bipolar Disorder/Depression Peer Support Group, 7-9 p.m., downtown library conference room. Free. Details: bp_belle@mac.com.

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