PUBLISHED: 2:31 PM on Wednesday, March 9, 2005
••• Lectures & Classes •••
Watchable Wildlife Workshop - Introduction to Wildlife Viewing Douglas Library conference room, Wednesday, March 9, E6:30 - 8:30 pm. For future tourism workers or curious private citizens. Join ADF&G to learn where, when and how to watch wildlife - close to home and around Alaska. Free. 465-5157.

Dr. Wilson Goode, former mayor of Philadelphia and founder of a new mentoring program for Big Brothers Big Sisters which targets the children of imprisoned parents, Northern Light United Church, Thursday, March 10, 7:00pm. Special music by local gospel singer Sherry Patterson. Free. 790-3350

Childbirth Preparation Class, Thursdays,, 6:15-8:45 p.m., Bartlett Admin Building. Learn about and prepare for the birth of your baby. Information & register at 796-8972.

Tlingit Language Classes, Saturday, 2-4 p.m., Goldbelt Hotel.

Dahr Jamail, Anchorage journalist, his photos and talk about the current situation in Iraq. Tuesday, March 15th, 7pm Egan Library and Wednesday, March 16, 6pm, Dimond Court House; reception starts at 5:30.

Spring Break 2005 Dance Adventure with Janice Holst, March 21-25, 8am-5pm, Elks Hall on Franklin Street, 2nd floor. A week of dance-related activities, videos, choreography, arts & crafts. $135 for entire week if paid by March 12, $150 later; or $40/day. 586-1462.

Baby Sitting Course American Red Cross of Alaska, March 22-24, 1-4pm. Will give 11-15-year-olds the information & skills necessary to provide safe and responsible care of infants and children in the absence of adult supervision. Basic child care, proper feeding techniques, safety and safe play, First Aid and Infant and Child CPR. Limited to 12 participants. Register at 463-5713.