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Southeast calendar 020812 CALENDAR 2 For the Capital City Weekly ANGOON
Wednesday, February 08, 2012

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ANGOON

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Presentation: Medicare, Medicaid and other senior benefits, following lunch at the Angoon Senior Center. With Karen Godnick, staff attorney with Alaska Legal Services Corporation. Van rides home will be provided. Free. Details: Dan Johnson, 788-4637, or Auriella Hughes, 966-8934.

ONGOING

Aangoon Shu' Senior Center Lunch, noon, 800 Kootz Road. Seniors 60 and over are invited to enjoy hot, delicious lunches Monday through Friday. Details: Alberta, 788-3804.

CRAIG

ONGOING

Craig/Klawock Senior Center Lunch, noon, 465 Summit Street. Seniors 60 and over are invited to enjoy hot, delicious lunches Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Details: Roberta Foss, 755-2224.

GUSTAVUS

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Best Beginnings Infant Play Group, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Gustavus Public Library. For parents and children 0-3 years old.

Yoga, 5:30-7 p.m., Gustavus Public Library.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

Adult Beginner Band, 5-6:30 p.m., Gustavus Public Library.

City Council general meeting, 7 p.m., City Hall.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10

Travel presentation, 7 p.m., Gustavus Public Library. Kim and Melanie Heacox will give a presentation on their trip to Antarctica.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13

Yoga, 5:30-7 p.m., Gustavus Public Library.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Little One's Reading Time, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Gustavus Public Library.

HAINES/KLUKWAN

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Time for Tots, 9:30-11 a.m., Elementary Gym.

Reading Games, 3:30 p.m., Haines Public Library.

Homework Help, 4:30-5 p.m., Haines Public Library.

Dance Class, 5:15 p.m., Chilkat Center. Details: 314-0713.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

Morning Muscles, 6-7 a.m., Chilkat Center Lobby.

Zumba! Fitness, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Chilkat Center Dance Studio. Details: 314-0877.

Women's Fellowship, 2 p.m., Haines Senior Center.

Science Fun with Jedediah, 3:30 p.m., Haines Public Library.

Time for Teens, 3:30 p.m., Haines Public Library.

Tai Chi, 4 p.m., Chilkat Center Dance Studio.

Hamburger Feed, 5-7 p.m., American Legion.

Class: Yoga Fundamentals, 5:15 p.m., Chilkat Dance Studio.

Haines A Cappella Women's Chorus Practice, 6 p.m., Sheldon Museum. Details: 766-2791.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10

Chamber Board Meeting, 9 a.m., Chamber Office.

Dance Class, 9:15 a.m., Chilkat Center Dance Studio.

Story Time, 11 a.m., Haines Public Library. Ages 2-5.

Chess, 3:30 p.m., Haines Public Library.

Homework Help, 4:30-5 p.m., Haines Public Library.

Burger Feed, 5-7 p.m., Haines Elks Lodge.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11

Valentine's Tea, 1-3 p.m., Haines Presbyterian Church.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13

Dance Class, 9:15 a.m., Chilkat Center. Details: 314-0713.

Mother Goose Songs and Stories, 11 a.m., Haines Public Library.

Risk, 3:30 p.m., Haines Public Library.

Tai Chi, 4 p.m., Chilkat Center Dance Studio.

Homework Help, 4:30-5 p.m., Haines Public Library.

Zumba! Fitness, 5:15 p.m., Haines High School.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Morning Muscles, 6-7 a.m., Chilkat Center Lobby.

Zumba! Fitness, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Chilkat Center Dance Studio. Details: 314-0877.

Tlingit Cultural Program for Kids and Adults, 3:30 p.m., Haines Public Library.

Class: Yoga Fundamentals, 5:15 p.m., Chilkat Dance Studio.

Tlingit Language Class, 6:30 p.m., Sheldon Museum. Details: 766-2366.

Meeting: Haines Borough Assembly, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Assembly Chambers.

ONGOING

Early Bird Swim, 6-8 a.m., Haines Pool. Monday through Friday.

Water Aerobics, 8-9 a.m., Haines Pool. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays.

Gym Dandy Walkers, 8:30-9:15 a.m., High School Gym. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Noon Everybody Welcome Swim, 12:15 p.m., Haines Pool. Monday-Saturday.

Senior Lunch, noon, Haines Senior Center. Seniors 60 and over are invited to enjoy hot, delicious lunches Mondays-Thursdays. Details: 766-2383.

Evening Everybody Welcome Swim, 5:30 p.m., Haines Pool. Monday-Saturday.

HOONAH

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

Adult stretching and exercise, 4-5 p.m., Hoonah Elementary School, room 102.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10

Family Day, noon, Salvation Army. Free lunch and fellowship. Rides available. Details: Lt. Liane, 945-3359.

Tlingit Language Classes, 6 p.m., Hoonah Senior Center.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13

Crafts, 3-5 p.m., Hoonah Elementary School, room 102.

EMS Meeting, 7 p.m., Fire Hall.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Adult stretching and exercise, 4-5 p.m., Hoonah Elementary School, room 102.

Hoonah Council Workshop, 5 p.m., City Hall.

ONGOING

Listen to KHOO, Hoonah community and all-volunteer radio, all day and all night. 90.7 FM.

Mt. Fairweather Dancers practice, Thursdays and Saturdays, Presbyterian Church. Details: G. Cook, 957-0177.

Senior Center Lunch, noon, Mondays-Fridays, Hoonah Senior Center.

Exercise with Wilma, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays-Wednesdays, Abundant Life Christian Fellowship Church.

Open gym for youth, 6-7 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, Alumni Gym.

Open gym for adults, 7-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, Alumni Gym.

Library Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays noon-7 p.m., Thursdays and Fridays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays noon-3 p.m.

Swimming hours: general swim 5-6 p.m., adult swim 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

KAKE

ONGOING

Senior Center Lunch, noon, Kake Senior Center. Seniors 60 and over are invited to enjoy hot, delicious lunches Mondays-Thursdays.

KETCHIKAN

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Chamber Lunch, noon, Cape Fox Lodge.

Class: Braided Rug, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Feb. 8 and 10, Rainforest Crafts. With Pat Palkovic. $25. Details: www.ketchikancrafts.com.

Family Science Evening, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Southeast Alaska Discovery Center. Staff members from the Anchorage Museum of History and Art will present information about climate change research being conducted in Alaska using NASA satellites. Free. Details: 225-0370.

Ketchikan Running and Walking Club Training Run, 6 p.m., Berth Four Shelter.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

First City Toastmasters, 6:45 a.m., Presbyterian Church, 2711 2nd Ave. Details: 225-3519.

Storyhour, 10:30 a.m., Ketchikan Public Library.

Discovery Jazz Club: Youth Big Band rehearsal, 6-7:15 p.m., McPherson Music. Details: 225-3650.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10

Storyhour, 10:30 a.m., Ketchikan Public Library.

Youth Class: Sewing square pot holders, 4-5:30 p.m., Rainforest Crafts. $10. Details: www.ketchikancrafts.com.

Teen Advisory Group: "My Dead Valentine," 6:30 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library children's annex. For ages 13-19. Free. Details: 225-0370.

Valentine's Square Dance, 7 p.m., Main Street Gallery. Music by the Free Radicals. $5 admission. Participants are asked to wear pink and red. No partner required. Find Alaska Square Dance on Facebook for details.

Friday Night Insight, 7 p.m., Southeast Alaska Discovery Center. Free.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11

Soundwaves Jazz Club: Youth Big Band rehearsal, 8:30-10 a.m., McPherson Music. Details: 225-3650.

Film: "Junk Dreams," 3 p.m., Southeast Alaska Discovery Center. Free.

Youth Craft: Valentines, 3 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library children's annex. Free. Details: 225-0370.

Youth Class: Pop-up cards, 3:30 p.m., Rainforest Crafts. Details: www.ketchikancrafts.com.

Class: Intermediate and advanced cedar bark weaving, Feb. 11-18, Totem Heritage Center. Monday, Wednesday, Friday 6-9 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. With Haida weaver Holly Churchill. Registration: 225-5900, laceys@city.ketchikan.ak.us or in person at 601 Deermount St.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12

Class: Jumping Jacks, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Rainforest Crafts. With Pat Palkovic. Students will learn to create a quilt that jumps with movement and excitement with a simple fan pattern. Details: www.ketchikancrafts.com.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Class: Prismacolor pencils, 2-4 p.m. or 5:30-7:30 p.m., Rainforest Crafts. With Robin Walker. $40. Details: www.ketchikancrafts.com.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center cafeteria. Weigh-in at 5 p.m., meeting at 5:30 p.m. Details: Rhonda Rogers, 738-0736.

Windjammers Jazz Club: Youth Big Band rehearsal, 6-7:30 p.m., McPherson Music. Details: 225-3650.

ONGOING

Senior Center Lunch, noon, Ketchikan Senior Center, 1016 Water St. Seniors 60 and over are invited to enjoy hot, delicious lunches Mondays-Fridays. Details: Katherine Wylie, 225-6575.

KLAWOCK

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Valentine's Day Dinner Fundraiser, 5:30 p.m., Salvation Army Klawock Corps, 585 Summit St. $25 per person for an appetizer, salad, main course of steak or chicken, dessert and coffee or tea. Details: 755-2769.

METLAKATLA

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

JOM Dance Group-Git Lax Lik Shta Dance Practice, 6:30 p.m., Salvation Army Building. New students K-12th grade are welcome. Dance leader: Ron Guthrie.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13

4th Generation Dance Practice, 6:30 p.m., MIC Long House. Newcomers are welcome and past dancers are encouraged to return. Dance leader: Jennifer McCarty.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Killer Whale Dance Practice, 6:30 p.m., MIC Long House. Dance leader: David Nelson.

PETERSBURG

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Baby Bookworms, 10-11 a.m., Petersburg Public Library. Open to preschoolers.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10

Hunger Games Party, 3 p.m., Petersburg Public Library. Featuring a Little Kids Rock Concert and free book giveaways. Free.

Gardening Forum and Information Exchange, 7 p.m., Petersburg Public Library. With Bob Gorman of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service. Participants may share seed catalogs and seeds to trade, and share success stories. No invasive species, please. Free.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11

Workshop: Gardening with Plants Native to Southeast Alaska, 8:30-10:30 a.m., Petersburg Public Library. With Bob Gorman of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service. Free.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Invasion of the Afterschoolers, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Petersburg Public Library. Drop in afterschool adventures for kids 6 and up.

UPCOMING

Elizabeth Peratrovich Day Event, Feb. 16, 6 p.m., Seaside House. Free screening of "For the Rights of All: Ending Jim Crow in Alaska" followed by a gathering and discussion with guest speaker Jackie Martin. Refreshments will be provided.

SITKA

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Chamber Luncheon, noon, Westmark Hotel. Details: 747-8604.

Spanish Storytime, 4:30 p.m., Kettleson Memorial Library. For children in kindergarten through second grade. Registration required. Details: 747-8708.

Sitka Bicycle Friendly Community Coalition meeting, 7 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Details: Doug Osborne, 966-8734 or doug.osborne@searhc.org, or Charles Bingham, 738-8875 or charleswbingham3@gmail.com.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

Preschool Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Kettleson Memorial Library.

Class: Traditional Tlingit Ways, 6:30-9 p.m., Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital Litehouse Cafeteria conference room. Everyone is welcome to learn about Tlingit language, ceremonies, clan regalia and more. Details: 747-6518 or huna44@hotmail.com.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11

Barn Dance, 7 p.m., Blatchley Middle School.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Class: Traditional Tlingit Ways, 6:30-9 p.m., Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital Litehouse Cafeteria conference room. Everyone is welcome to learn about Tlingit language, ceremonies, clan regalia and more. Details: 747-6518 or huna44@hotmail.com.

ONGOING

Home weatherization and construction training program, Southeast Alaska Career Center, 205 Baranof St. Class dates and times vary, ongoing through the month of June. Free to program participants. Details: Sara, 966-1356 or careers@sitkaschools.org.

Swan Lake Senior Center Lunch, noon, 402 Lake St. Seniors 60 and over are invited to enjoy hot, delicious lunches Mondays-Fridays. Details: Sean, 747-8617.

SKAGWAY

ONGOING

Skagway Senior Center Lunch, noon, Presbyterian Church, 475 Main St. Seniors 60 and over are invited to enjoy hot, delicious lunches Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Details: Tim Salter, 983-3664.

WRANGELL

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Wrangell Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting, noon, Chamber office.

Native drumming and Basic Tlingit Language class, 6:30-8 p.m. at the JOM room in the SNO Building. Details: 874-2712.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

TENT CITY DAYS EVENTS

Trappers Stew in Sourdough Bowl, 6 p.m., Elks Lodge.

Dodgeball, 7-9 p.m., Old Gym.

Karaoke, 9 p.m., Marine Bar. Wet t-shirt contest at 11 p.m.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10

TENT CITY DAYS EVENTS

Parks and Recreation 5th and 6th Grade All Star Games, 1-8 p.m., Old Gym.

Roller Rink Open, 6-8 p.m. $3.50.

Casino Night, 9 p.m., Marine Bar. Period costume prizes will be awarded.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11

TENT CITY DAYS EVENTS

Parks and Recreation 5th and 6th Grade All Star Games, 8:30-11:30 a.m., Old Gym.

Flea Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., American Legion Hall.

Mini Carnival, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., SNO Building.

Chocolate Lovers Festival, 10 a.m.-noon, hospital lobby. Details: Kathy Gross.

Bob Smith and Burril Cribbage, noon sign-up, 1 p.m. play, Elks Lodge. $10 entry.

Exhibit: "Wrangell in 1910," 1-5 p.m., Wrangell Museum. Free.

Bed Races, 2 p.m., Main St. $2 entry per person.

Dog Show, 3 p.m., Old Gym. Dog sign-up at 2:30 p.m.

Fisherman's Ball, 9 p.m., Rayme's Bar. Costume judging at midnight with prizes.

ONGOING

Wrangell Senior Center Lunch, noon, Wrangell Senior Center. Everyone, age 60 and older, is invited to enjoy hot, delicious lunches Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri, at the Wrangell Senior Center, 105 Church Street. Details: George Joseph 874-2066.

YAKUTAT

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

Yoga, 5:15 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Details: Penny James.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Yoga, 5:15 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Details: Penny James.

ONGOING

Community Library Open, 5-7 p.m., Yakutat High School Library. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Saturdays: kids activities from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Yakutat School Swimming Pool Schedule: M-W, F, 7-8 a.m. Lap Swim; F, 5-6 p.m. Open Swim; 6-7 p.m. Open Swim; Sat., 3-4 p.m. Open Swim; 4-5 p.m. Family Swim; 5-6 p.m. Open Swim. Admission: $2/session for all ages.

Yakutat Senior Center Lunch, noon, Sunrise Apartments, 100 YTT Dr., Seniors 60 and over are invited to enjoy hot, delicious lunches Mondays-Fridays. Details: Helen, 784-3468.

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