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Saturday, Dec. 29
Parks and Rec Dupont Trail hike, 9:30 a.m., Dupont trailhead at the end of Thane Road. About five miles round trip. Wear hiking boots or rubber boots, warm layers of clothing and bring plenty of food and water. No dogs or firearms.
Family Bead Circle, 4-5:30 p.m., City Museum. Free. Details: 586-3572.
Juneau Singles dinner, 6 p.m., Henry's Restaurant at the Mendenhall Mall. Come and discuss holiday experiences. Details: 789-7870.
Monday, Dec. 31
Juneau and Valley libraries close at 4 p.m. Douglas closed.
Eaglecrest Ski and Snowboard Holiday Camp 2 begins today, runs through Jan. 4. Call 586-5284 to register.
Helping Children through Divorce/Separation Workshop, noon-1 p.m., Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom "A." Details: 463-4755.
New Year's Eve Contra Dance, 8 p.m.-midnight, Scottish Rite Temple. Live music, alcohol-free event. Bring a non-messy snack to share. Beginners welcome. Details: Cecily, 586-4078.
Juneau Singles meeting, 8 p.m., Scottish Rite Temple. The Singles will join the contra dance New Year's Eve Party. Details: 789-7870.
Dances of Universal Peace Global Peace Dance, 9 p.m.-midnight, at the Unity Room, 219 Seward St., Suite 1. With hors d'oeuvre and dessert potluck. Call 463-4627 or 789-3993 for details.
Alaska Native Brotherhood Camp 2's Annual New Year's Dance, 9 p.m.-2:30 a.m., ANB Hall. Live music from The North Pacific Band. Admission $3.
Tuesday, Jan. 1
Libraries closed. No Capital Transit bus service.
Ninth Annual Polar Bear Dip, 1 p.m., Auke Rec. All ages welcome. Details: Mary, 586-1988.
Wednesday, Jan. 2
Peace Vigil held by Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers), noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday at the Federal Building. Details: Louise, 586-4460.
Thursday, Jan. 3
Parks and Rec. Youth Indoor Soccer Coaches meeting, noon-1 p.m., Room 224 of City Hall. Details: Laurie, 586-5278.
Americans with Disabilities Act Committee, 5:30 p.m., Mendenhall Library.
Friday, Jan. 4
Diabetes Senior Support Group, 1-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Don Novotney, 463-8649.
Alaska Native Brotherhood, Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2 installation of officers and reception, 7 p.m., ANB Hall, 320 West Willoughby Ave. Public welcome.
"Buddhism in the East - People and Temples," 7:30-9 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. First in the 2002 Fireside Program Series. Hosted by Linda Buckley.
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