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Wednesday, February 20
Juneau Calendar 022013 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, February 20
Wednesday, February 20, 2013

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, February 20

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

8-Hour HAZWOPER Refresher course, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Goldbelt Hotel, Tongass Suite, 2nd floor. Details: 907-225-7002 or training@seapro.org.

GED orientation for new students, 10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Detials: 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. Perarovich 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.

WIC Walk-in Clinic, 12:30-6 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive. Free nutrition services for income-eligble women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or have children five and under. Details: 463-4099.

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.

Caring for Kids informational open house, 6-7:30 p.m., Udder Culture, Mendenhall Mall. Learn about how to turn caring for children into a small business. Details: 789-1235.

Film: "Oscar-nominated Shorts, documentaries" 6:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

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

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.

Wildlife Wednesday: "Peregrinations in Nature Around Juneau," presented by photographer Kerry Howard, 7-8 p.m., UAS Glacier View room. Details: Tina, 523-5402.

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

Thursday, February 21

WIC Walk-in Clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or have children five and under. Details: 463-4099.

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

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

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.

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.

Class: How to become a foster or adoptive parent, noon-1 p.m., 9109 Mendenhall Mall Road, Suite 6-A. Free. Enter next to State Farm. Details: 790-4246.

Mat Pilates and Yoga Stretch, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Cost: $10. Bring a towel or mat. No experience necessary.

Cooperative Church Council Lenten Lunch, noon-1 p.m., Northern Light Church. Share soup, bread and themes of faith.

Alaska State Museum winter lecture series: "Litigation Records from the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill," noon-1 p.m., State Museum.

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.

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: Bartlett Regional Hospital Finance Committee, 5:15 p.m., hospital administration building.

Family Time at the Valley Library, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Valley Library. Come learn and see reptiles.

Family Time, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Valley Library.

Southeast Alaska Sailing's "Sailor Talk" annual event, 6-8 p.m., Silverbow Inn and Bakery back room. Activities include a video and slide show of a sailing trip through Turkey, Greece, and beyond. No-host bar. Free. Details: 209-1094.

Presentation: The Science of Southeast Alaska's Sea Otters, 6-10 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast's Egan Library. Free and open to the public. Details: Heidi, 796-6271 or hcpearson@uas.alaska.edu.

Pavitt Health and Fitness seminar: Weight lifting for teens, 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.

4-H Outdoor Skills Teen Leadership Club, 6:30-8 p.m., Gruening Park Rec Center. Details: Darren, 796-6221.

Film: "Oscar-nominated Shorts, live action" 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 22

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.

Edible Art of Place, lecture and demonstration series: Traditional and Contemporary Gathering and Use of Native Plants, 10 a.m.-noon, University of Alaska Southeast Glacier View Room.

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.

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.

Forest Service Fireside Lecture: "Sea Otters," 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

UAS Sound and Motion Spring

Art Series: presentation by Victor Fisher, author of "To Russia with Love: An Alaskan's Journey," with Charles Wohlforth, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Lecture Hall. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/sound_motion/.

Musical: "Oliver," 7 p.m. Thunder Mountain High School auditorium. Cost: $10/$25 individuals/families of 4. Tickets available at Hearthside Books and at the door.

Film: "Oscar-nominated Shorts, live action" 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.

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 23

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.

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

Free glucose and cholesterol screening, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Nugget Mall.

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

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.

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

.223 Day of Resistance, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., downtown parking garage. A walk for resistance to gun control, tyranny and government overreach. Details: Thom, 957-1119.

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

Writing workshop with author Pam Houston, noon-4 p.m., Northern Light Church. Cost: $100. Details: pardespublicrelations@gmail.com.

Gastineau Genealogical Society, 1-2 p.m., Family History Center, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 5100 Glacier Highway.

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

Class: Pickup diesel maintenance, 2-4 p.m., UAS Technical Education Center room 216, 1415 Harbor Way. Free. Details: 796-6120.

Class: Getting a building permit, 2-4 p.m., UAS Technical Education Center room 212, 1415 Harbor Way. Free. Details: 796-6120.

Musical: "Oliver," 3 and 7 p.m. Thunder Mountain High School auditorium. Cost: $10/$25 individuals/families of 4. Tickets available at Hearthside Books and at the door.

Wild and Scenic Family Film Festival, 4-6:30 p.m. and 6:30-9 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center.

Film: "Oscar-nominated Shorts, animation" 4, 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.

Black Awareness Association's annual Soul Food Dinner, 6 p.m., Tlingit and Haida Community Center. Fundraiser for high school students. Menu includes fried catfish and chicken, BBQ ribs, blackeyed peas, greens, and more. Cost: $30/$20 adults/students. Tickets available at the JACC and Hearthside Books. Details: 907-957-0630.

Midnight Sun's first annual Wine Tasting and Auction, 7 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge. Cost: $30. Event features wines from local distributors, appetizers, outcry theme baskets and a dessert auction. Tickets available from Sara, 723-2903 or Marcy, 723-7567.

Floyd Dryden Middle School's performance: Oliver, 7-9 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School.

Annie the Musical, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School auditorium.

Concert: Author Pam Houston with singer Emma Hill: A conversation in stories and song, 7:30 p.m., downtown public library. Free. Details: Joan, 209-3811.

Barn dance, 7:30-11 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall. No experience or partners necessary. Cost: $8/$7/$5 for adults/JIF and AFF member/students and seniors. Free to SAGA and JV. Details: 463-3214.

First Annual Masquerade Ball, a Rotaract benefit, 8 p.m., Rockwell. Live entertainment, mask competitions (best, most creative, funniest), DJ White Chocolate. Cost: $15. Must be over 21.

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

Sunday, February 24

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

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.

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

Gospel celebration, 2 and 5:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Cost: $5-$20. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, the Juneau Arts and Culture Center or online at www.jahc.org.

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

Floyd Dryden Middle School's performance: Oliver, 3 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School.

Film: "Oscar Live Telecast" 3 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Beginner East Coast Swing dance, 4-5 p.m. lesson, 5-5:30 open dance. Cost: $8. No partner necessary. Details: 209-4837.

Intermediate East Coast Swing dance, 5:30-6:30 p.m. lesson, 6:30-7 p.m. open dance. Cost: $8. No partner necessary. Details: 209-4837.

Empty Chair project and memorial, 6:30 p.m., Downtown Public Library.

Healing through stories: Beyond death and loss, 7 p.m., Northern Light Church. Juneau-based storyteller Tom Cosgrove will share stories that changed his life. He will explore death, grief, caregiving and reaching out to others.

Film: "Oscar-nominated Shorts, live action" 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, 7-9 p.m., The Alaska Club downtown. Beginners welcome. Details: Bruce, 364-2334.

Monday, February 25

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.

Free glucose and cholesterol screening, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

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.

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

Arts Roundtable, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Rorie Watt will talk about city projects and Marine Park.

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.

Tuesday, February 26

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.

Class: Being a friend, Staying connected with those who have Alzeimer's, noon-2 p.m., Alzeimer's Resource of Alaska. Details: Amber, 586-6044.

Mat Pilates and Yoga Stretch, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Cost: $10. Bring a towel or mat. No experience necessary.

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.

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors, 5:15 p.m., hospital administrative building. Details: 907-796-8463.

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

Parent workshop: "Families are Talking," 6-8:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center, 1601 Salmon Creek Lane. A workshop for parents, educators and community members on how to educate teenagers about sexual decisions. Suggested donation: $10. Details: Cori, 209-7051.

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

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.

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.

Marie Drake Planetarium's "Stars. And why our sun is so ordinary," 6:30 p.m., planetarium. Free. All ages welcome. Details: 586-1359.

Community Emergency Response Team's free course: terrorism, our risks and impacts and responses to an incident, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hagevig Regional Fire Training Center, 2601 Sherwood Lane. Details: Mike, 796-8989.

Film: "Oscar-nominated Shorts, documentaries" 6:30 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.


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