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Wednesday, February 6
Juneau Calendar 020613 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, February 6
Wednesday, February 06, 2013

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, February 6

Meeting: Juneau Chamber of Commerce Resource Committee, 7 a.m., Prospector Hotel. Details: 463-3488.

GED orientation for new students, 10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Downtown Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

Meeting: Citizens Pro Road, 11 a.m., Juneau Chamber of Commerce conference room. Details: 463-3488.

Group: "Write for your Life," 11 a.m. -noon, Mendenhall Valley Library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: 789-2068.

Native Issues Forum, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., E. Peratrovich Hall, 320 West Willoughby Avenue. Cost: $10, includes soup and sandwiches by Abby's Kitchen. Sponsored by the Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes. Details: 463-7123.

Pregnancy circle, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.,

Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Open discussion on pregnancy and community building. Free, with a light lunch provided. Details: 586-1203.

Juneau Senior Center hot lunch, 11:45 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. For seniors ages 60 and over. Details: Carol Comolli, 463-6175.

Gastineau Family Climbing Night, 3:30-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Details: 586-2635.

Class: Introduction to computers, internet and email, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Capital City Rotaract Meeting, 6 p.m., UAS Bill Ray Center. A social service club for young people ages 18 to 30. Details: capitalcityrotaract.wordpress.com.

Women's Art Support Group and Children's Creative Play Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE, 1547 Glacier Hwy. Free. Details: 586-6623 or www.aware.org.

Halau Hula 'o 'Olill'ula dance lessons, 6-8 p.m., Filipino Community Hall. Details: leimomi@halauhulaooliliula.org.

Class: Aqua Zumba, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Dimond Park Aquatic Center. Ages 16 and up, $6. Details: 586-AQUA.

Bridge, Duplicate Play, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Avenue. Details: 957-6971 or 321-1520.

Women's Climbing Class, 6:30 p.m., The Rock Dump, 1310 Eastaugh Way. Beginners welcome. $5 for members, $15 for non-members. Details: 586-4982.

Meeting: Juneau Douglas Fish and Game Advisory Council, 6:30 p.m., Glacier Room, Egan Lecture Hall, University of Alaska Southeast. Board of Fisheries proposal will be discussed, and elections. Open to public. Details: Frances, 907-465-4046.

Wildlife Wednesday, with Kerry Howard, photographer, 7-8 p.m., UAS Glacier View Room, Egan building 221/222. Free. Details: Tina, 523-5402.

KRNN Spotlight Series: Susu and the Prophets, 7-9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. An evening of classic rock. Cost: $10 advance purchase, $12 at the door, tickets available at www.krnn.org.

Open Mic, 9 p.m., Squires Rest. Details: 789-7829.

Thursday, February 7

Community acupuncture at the Glory Hole, 9:30-11 a.m., Glory Hole Wellness Room. Details: Kiel, 586-4159.

Workshop: Alexys Job Search, 10 a.m.-noon, The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Toddler Time Group, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Details: Shayna or Jesse at 586-1203.

Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

Juneau Senior Center hot lunch, 11:45 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. For senior ages 60 and over. Details: Carol Comolli, 463-6175.

Mat pilates and yoga stretch, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Cost: $10. No experience necessary. Bring your own mat or towel.

Parenting Group for Mothers, noon-1 p.m., AWARE, 1547 Glacier Hwy. Address the specific challenges of living in an abusive atmosphere. Child care provided. Free. Details: 586-6623 or www.aware.org.

Bartlett's Baby Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration building. For infants 0-1 year. Free. Details: 796-8975.

Meeting: Juneau Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee, 1:30 p.m., Chamber Conference room. Details: 463-3488.

Chamber Lunch, doors open at 11:30 a.m., lunch at noon, Hanger ballroom. Details: 463-3488.

Dancing Artists' Class, 4-5 p.m., valley location (private facility). Ages 5-9. Details: dancingartists@gmail.com.

KTOO Board of Directors Meeting, 5-6 p.m., KTOO Conference Room, 360 Egan Drive. Open to the public.

Dancing Artists' Class, 5-6:30 p.m., valley location (private facility). Ages 9 and up. Details: dancingartists@gmail.com.

Class: Intermediate (Level 2) Microsoft Word, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Meeting: Tongass Democrats, 5:15 p.m., IBEW Hall, 813 east 12th Street. Details: tongassdemocrats@gmail.com or 321-2285.

Class: Beginning birding for youth ages 11 and up, 6-7 p.m., Harborview School. Three Thursday classes. Details: 523-1716.

Meeting: Gastineau Channel Little League board, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School Purple Commons. Details: 321-5633.

Pavitt Health and Fitness seminar, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness, 10004 Glacier Highway. Rotating topics. Free. Details: 789-5556.

Nondenominational Prayer Shawl knitting group, 6:30-8 p.m., Cathedral of the Nativity library. Gather to crochet and knit shawls to be given to individuals in need of comfort. All skill levels welcome.

Class: Beginning birding for adults, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Harborview School. Three Thursday classes. Details: 523-1716.

Film: "Rust and Bone," 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Open Mic, 9 p.m., The Alaskan Bar.

Jam with J, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Rendezvous. Relaxed open jam hosted by Jason Caputo. Details: 206-331-4682, caputo737@gmail.com or www.facebook.com/wristrockets.

Karaoke, 9 p.m., The Viking Lounge. Details: 586-2159.

Friday, February 8

Class: Microsoft Office, 9:30-10:30 a.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. For all ages. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

ESL class, 10:30-11:30 a.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

English class, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Valley Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

Juneau Senior Center hot lunch, 11:45 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. For senior ages 60 and over. Details: Carol Comolli, 463-6175.

Organ Concert, noon-1 p.m., State Office Building.

Charter and Raven Correspondence Family Climbing Night, 3:30-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Details: 586-2635.

Mommy and Me Yoga class, 4:30-5:15 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. For babies 2 months-2 years. Free. Details: 586-1203.

Breath and Movement class, 6-7:30 p.m., valley location (private facility). Details: dancingartists@gmail.com.

Beginning East Coast swing lessons, 6-7:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. $15 at the door, $50 for a 5-class punch card, and a 50% discount for Pavitt members. Details: Emily, 500-7332.

Forest Service Fireside Lecture: "Harbor Seals in Glacier Bay," 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

UAS Sound and Motion Spring Art Series, "Treasures from the State Film Library," with Damon Stuebner, Alaska State Library Historical Collections, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Lecture Hall. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/sound_motion/.

Film: "Rust and Bone," 7 and 9:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Annie the musical, 7-10 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School Auditorium. Cost: $20/$15/$10 adults/seniors/students. Details: www.jdhsdrama.com or michaela_moore@jsk.k12.ak.us.

Intermediate East Coast swing lessons, 7:30-9 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. $15 at the door, $50 for a 5-class punch card, and a 50% discount for Pavitt members. Details: Emily, 500-7332.

Class: Aqua Zumba, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Dimond Park Aquatic Center. Ages 16 and up, $6. Details: 586-AQUA.

Sit-in with the band, 9:30 p.m., The Rendezvous, 184 South Franklin Street. Bring your instrument and amplifier; mic provided. Details: 206-331-4682, caputo737@gmail.com or www.facebook.com/wristrockets. The Viking Lounge. Details: 586-2159.

Saturday, February 9

Saturday Snow Adventure day with SAGA. A day of snow shoeing, cross country skiing, wilderness survival and other winter activities geared for students in middle and high school. Transportation provided. Cost: $35. Details: adventure@servealaska.org.

AMSEA commercial fishermen training, 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Bill Ray Training Center. This course meets training requirement for commercial fishing vessels. Free. Details: 907-747-3287 or www.amsea.org.

The Saturday Thing, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council. Details: 523-2300 or www.jedc.org/saturdaything.

Story Yoga for Kids 3-9 years, 10 a.m., Rainforest Yoga. Children will learn sun salutations, balancing and animal poses, breathing and relaxation practices and play yoga games and work on team building activities. Cost: $10. Proceeds go to Bride of Diamonds, which brings yoga, literacy activities and food to children living in poverty in Haiti. Details: 988-3566 or email literacy4all@rocketmail.com.

Farmers' and Crafters' Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Airport Shopping Center.

Comic drawing class for kids in grades 2-4, 10 a.m.-noon, Douglas Library. Free. No experience needed. Details: carolr@juneau.lib.ak.us.

Class: "Kids' Animal Watercolors," 10 a.m.-1p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Three Saturday classes through Feb 23. Cost: $125. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

A discussion on the history of light houses in Alaska, 10 a.m.-noon, Juneau-Douglas City Museum.

CBJ Community Development, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

Free income tax assistance, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority, 5446 Jenkins Drive.

Yoga For Kids, 10:30 a.m., Raven Yoga, 418 Harris St. For kids ages 4-12. Details: 988-3566.

Gastineau Little League signups, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

English class, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

Class: Basic Car Maintenance, 2-4 p.m., UAS Technical Education Center room 217, 1415 Harbor Way. Free. Details: 796-6120.

Comic drawing class for kids in grades 5-12, 2-5 p.m., Douglas Library. Free. No experience needed. Details: carolr@juneau.lib.ak.us.

Film: Global Lens Series' "The Finger," 2 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Juneau Skating Club's Holiday Recital, 2:30-4 p.m., Treadwell Arena.

Film: "Central Park Five," 4 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Film: "Rust and Bone," 7 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Wearable Arts Show, 7 p.m. silent auction, runway show at 8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Tickets: $30, available at Hearthside Books, the JACC and at www.jahc.org. Details: 586-ARTS.

Annie the musical, 7-10 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School Auditorium. Cost: $20/$15/$10 adults/seniors/students. Details: www.jdhsdrama.com or michaela_moore@jsk.k12.ak.us.

Chamber music concert: Classical, American and Chinese music, ensembles, quartets and duos, 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. A fundraiser for Juneau String Ensembles' youth music exchange to China. Cost: $10 for adults; children and students free. Tickets available at the door or from a Juneau String Ensemble member. Details: www.juneaustrings.org.

Karaoke, 10 p.m., The Viking Lounge. Details: 586-2159.

Sunday, February 10

Juneau Jambusters Ukulele Jam, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Rockwell. Gather to eat good food and play the ukulele. All ages and abilities welcome. Details: www.juneaujambusters.com or rhondulei@gmail.com.

Juneau Bridge Club: Duplicate Play, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 12th and Egan. Details: 957-6971 or 321-1520.

Valentine's Tea Party, 1-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

Class: Intro to roller skating, hosted by Juneau Rollergirls, 1-3 p.m., Marie Drake gym. Open to skaters of all skill levels. Sessions include warm up, skill development exercises, open skate, cool down. For a list of gear needed and answers to other questions visit www.juneaurollergirls.com/freshmeat.

Annie the musical Sing-A-Long matinee, 2-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Cost: $20/$15/$10 adults/seniors/students. Details: www.jdhsdrama.com or michaela_moore@jsk.k12.ak.us.

Wearable Arts Show, 2 p.m. silent auction, runway show at 3 p.m., Centennial Hall. Tickets: $30, available at Hearthside Books, the JACC and at www.jahc.org. Details: 586-ARTS.

Film: "Central Park Five," 2 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Comic drawing class for kids in grades 5-12, 2-5 p.m., Valley Library. Free. No experience needed. Details: carolr@juneau.lib.ak.us.

Global Lens Series film: "Mourning," 3 p.m., downtown public library. Free.

Family Movie Afternoon, 3-4:30 p.m., Douglas Public Library. Details: 364-2378.

Film: "Rust and Bone," 4 and 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

International Folk Dance, 6-8 p.m., downtown Alaska Club. No partners necessary. Beginners welcome. Details: Bruce, 364-2334.

Monday, February 11

Class: Job search, resume creation, using ALEXsys, keyboarding and open lab computer training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

GED Orientation, 10 a.m., The Learning Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m. Downtown Library, 11 a.m. Valley Library. Details: Carol Race, 586-0434 or carolr@juneau.org.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library. Details: Carol Race, 586-0434 or carolr@juneau.org.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 3rd Street. For toddlers 1-3 years. Free. Details: 796-8975.

Juneau Senior Center hot lunch, 11:45 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. For senior ages 60 and over. Details: Carol Comolli, 463-6175.

Toastmasters Club, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, room 541. Improve your public speaking skills. Free. Details: www.takutoastmasters.org or 957-3353.

Innovation Summit, 4-8 p.m. on Feb. 11, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. on Feb. 12 and open activity day on Feb. 13., Centennial Hall. Registration: $125. Presentations include: "Focus: Developing Talent, Elements of an Innovative Region," and "Focus: Creating Social Value, The Government's Role in Supporting Innovation, Working Meetings for Regional Industry Clusters."

Class: Introduction to computers, internet and email, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Meeting: "Juneau People for Peace and Justice," 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Details: 789-9229.

Prenatal Yoga, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Cost: $6 pay-as-you-can or 10 classes for $50. Details: 586-1203.

Cribbage, 5:45 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Public welcome. Details: Ron Crenshaw, 586-1796.

Class: "Breastfeeding Success and Newborn Care", 6-8:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

Class: Aqua Zumba, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Dimond Park Aquatic Center. Ages 16 and up, $6. Details: 586-AQUA.

2013 Juneau Symphony Chorus rehearsals begin, Mondays and Thursdays from 7-9 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. 100 singers needed for a performance of Beethoven's 9th Symphony, on April 6 and 7. No auditions required.

Film: Global Lens Series' "Amnesty," 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Performance: ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro, 7:30 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School. Cost: $35/$30/$20 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at the JACC and Hearthside Books. Details: 463-3378 or info@jazzandclassics.org.

Tuesday, February 12

Toastmasters Club, 6:15-7:15 a.m., St. Paul's Catholic Church. Improve your public speaking skills. Free. Details: www.takutoastmasters.org or 957-3353.

Class: Job search, resume creation, using ALEXsys, keyboarding and open lab computer training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

English class, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

Juneau Senior Center hot lunch, 11:45 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. For senior ages 60 and over. Details: Carol Comolli, 463-6175.

Mat pilates and yoga stretch, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Cost: $10. No experience necessary. Bring your own mat or towel.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Details: 586-1203.

Harborview School Family Climbing Night, 3:30-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Details: 586-2635.

Class: Intermediate (Level 2) Microsoft Word, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Free tobacco cessation class, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building. Details: 796-8920.

Fat Tuesday Follies, pancake dinner and variety show, 5:30-7 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church. Free, though donations accepted.

Class: "Beginning Wheel I," 5:30-8:30 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Six Tuesday night classes through March 19. Cost: $210. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Yoga for children 7-13 years, 6 p.m., Northern Light Church, 400 West 11th Street. Children will practice strength, flexibility, balance and coordination. Cost: $10. Proceeds go to Bride of Diamonds, which brings yoga, literacy activities and food to children living in poverty in Haiti. Details: 988-3566 or email literacy4all@rocketmail.com.

Women's Education Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE, 1547 Glacier Hwy. Rotating topics include domestic violence, sexual assault, chemical dependency, family dynamics and self-care. Child care available by reservation. Free. Details: 586-6623 or www.aware.org.

Beginning bridge lessons, 6 p.m., Fireweed Place. Details: Rory, 957-6971 or Jan, 957-6972.

Children's Life Skills Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE, 1547 Glacier Hwy. Rotating topics include personal boundaries, expressing feelings and conflict resolution. Free. Details: 586-6623 or www.aware.org.

4-H Outdoor Skill Family Club: Basic Outdoor Skills, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Gruening Park Recreation Center. Learn skills like fire building and camp cooking. Details: Darren, 796-6281 or Tennie, 465-4292.

Community Emergency Response Team's free course: basic fire suppression techniques, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hagevig Regional Fire Training Center, 2601 Sherwood Lane. Details: Mike, 796-8989.

Film: "Central Park Five," 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Beginning waltz lessons, 7:30-9 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. $15 at the door, $50 for a 5-class punch card, and a 50% discount for Pavitt members. Details: Emily, 500-7332.

EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

WRANGELL: Thursday, Feb 7 - 10

Tent City Days, an annual celebration of the gold rush days. Events include a carnival, dodgeball, dog show, flea market, fishermen's competition, roller derby, chocolate fest, kid's bowling, bar games, costume prizes, a cribbage tournament karaoke, a beach party night (Thursday), casino night (Friday), red carpet night (Saturday). For more information find Tent City Days on Facebook or call Penny, 907-305-0910.

WHITEHORSE: February 4 - 10.

Available Light Film Festival, Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse. View a selection of Canadian and International feature fiction and documentary films. Nightly and 5-night passes available at: www.yukontickets.com.


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