Juneau People for Peace and Justice weekly meeting, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Everyone welcome. Details: Judith, 789-9229.
FILEJERKS, 8 p.m., Latinos Restaurant, old Elks hall. 17 and over. Admission $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Advance tickets are available at Chocos.
Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
Live Jazz, 6:30-9:30 p.m., TK Maquire’s. Live jazz with dinner featuring vocalist Kari Groven, Tom Locher on piano and David Sheakley on drums.
Dan Hopson’s classical guitar, 7-9 p.m. Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.
New Year’s Eve Contra Dance, 7:30-11:00 p.m., St. Ann’s Parish Hall. Featuring live music by old time band “Elbow Grease.” Odette Edgar will teach and call contra and square dances. No experience or partners are necessary. Adults $8, AFF and JIF members $7, Seniors and Students $5, SAGA, JVs, Americorps free. Details: 463-3214.
Swing In The New Year, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Baranof Hotel. With the Thunder Mountain Big Band and special guests including trumpeter Ingrid Jensen and drummer Jon Wikan. Dancing, complimentary hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, and champagne toast at midnight. Proceeds benefit the 25th Juneau Jazz & Classics, May 6-21, 2011. Tickets online, Hearthside Books, JACC, door. $40. Details: 463-3378.
The Revengencers. 9 p.m., Rendezvous. Celebrate almost certain disaster and witness the Birth of the End of Days
Kari Groven and the Wristrockets, 10 p.m., Alaskan Hotel & Bar. Dance music with Kari Groven (vocals), Jason Caputo (guitar and vocals), Chris Frary (bass). Mike Bucy (trombone) and Dale McFarlin (drums).
19th annual Polar Bear Dip, 1 p.m., Auke Rec main shelter. Dip will begin promptly at 1 p.m., so arrive early. Bring shoes to wear in the water and warm clothes. Details, Barbara: 789-3573.
The Zahaasky Family Band performance, 7 p.m., Holy Trinity Church.
Dan Hopson’s classical guitar, 7-8 p.m. Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-623
“No Impact Man” showing, 6 p.m. at the Goldtown Nickelodeon Theater. Part of the Conscientious Projector Series. Details: Jetta, 209-7984.
Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.
Haiku on the street, noon-1 p.m. in front of the Canvas. With Christy NaMee Eriksen. Haiku are pay-as-you-can, suggested donation $5.75.
Stitch ’N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.
“Write For Your Life” Group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.
Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.
Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.