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Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428.
Calendar 040214 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014

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Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428.

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 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176.

Senior exercise, 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669.

"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.

U.S Citizenship Class, 11 a.m.- noon Wednesday at Gruening Park.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5267.

Shriners' weekly luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Moose Lodge.

Capital Toastmasters of Juneau, noon every Wednesday, Room 115 of the Alaska Office Building.

Glacier Valley Rotary Club meeting, noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 463-1224.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Women, Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 12:30-6 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

ESL Computer and Employment Training ,2-4 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at the The Learning Center downtown.

Health insurance application assistance, 2 p.m., Juneau Public Library downtown.

Introduction to Computers, 5-7 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at The Learning Connections Downtown. This is a great class if you are a beginner or timid in your use of the computer.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church, 1106 Third St., Douglas. Details: Marsha 364-2472.

Nicotine Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Assembly Building, Suite 106.

ESL, 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday at UAS Room 113.

Halau Hula 'o 'Olili'ula classes, 6-8 p.m., dance studio at the Filipino Community Hall. Every Wed evening with instructor Leimomi Martin. Details: leimomi@halauhulaooliliula.org.

Multiple figures & composition class, 6-9 p.m., Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. David Woodie leads lectures and demos with emphasis on form, value, anatomy and human proportions. $240 (materials and TWO model fees included). Details: www.canvasarts.org.

Stress reduction program, 6-8:30 p.m., Robert F. Valiant Administration Building. Guided instruction in mindful meditation, relaxation practices and simple yoga. Details and registration: Bartlett Hospital at 796-8498.

Juneau Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., The Udder Culture, Mendenhall Mall. 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Details: 957-1697.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Children's Creative Play, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Group activities include: music, games, movies, ice skating, visiting the library, Planetarium, climbing wall. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

A Window Between Worlds, women's art support group, 7-8:30 p.m., AWARE. Call ahead if you will need childcare. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

Rotaract meeting, 6 p.m., UAS Bill Ray Center, 1108 F St. A social club for young people age 18 to 30. Details: juneaurotaractors@gmail.com.

Auke Bay Bible Church AWANA clubs, 6:25-8 p.m., 11970 Glacier Hwy. Details: http://fs4.formsite.com/ABBC/AWANA/index.html

Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.

Juneau Amateur Radio Club Monthly meeting, 7 p.m., National Weather Service office, 8500 Mendenhall Loop Road. JARC meets the first Wednesday of every month excluding the months of July and August. All HAMs and folks interested in amateur radio are welcome.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Old Time string band jam every Wednesday night 7-9 p.m. In the Red Dog Saloon balcony. All abilities welcome. Learn and play old-time Appalachian, Ozark, Texas, Colorado, Missouri, etc. tunes. Fiddles, banjos, guitars, dulcimers, mandolins, ukuleles, accordions, harmonicas, etc. all welcome. For information, call 463-3214.

Drawing night at Alaska Robotics, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Robotics Gallery, Front Street ($5). Learn short gesture drawings and work toward longer poses. Bring your own materials or buy a sketchbook at the gallery. Call 523-0303 or visit www.alaskarobotics.com for more information.

Mudrooms - Deception, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the Northern Light United Church. Real people and real stories, $7 at the door and all profits go to Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Wildlife Wednesday, 7-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Glacier Visitor Center. Come and chat with John Neary about the future changes coming to The Glacier Visitor Center. Changes include more trails, more viewing platforms, and more. Free to public and refreshments will be served.

Drag Queen Bingo, 7:30 p.m., the Rendezvous. Every Wednesday.

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. Every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Women, Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

Tai Chi for Seniors, 10 a.m., Nugget Mall Community Room. Details and registration: Carol Comolli, 463-6175 or carol.comolli@ccsjuneau.org

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Details: 463-3488 or www.juneauchamber.com.

Senior Center lunch, noon, Douglas Methodist Church. Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Details: 463-6175.

Parenting group for mothers, noon-1 p.m., AWARE. Thursday afternoons. For women who are parenting and have lived with an abusive partner. Call ahead if you will need childcare. Free. Details: 586-6623.

Bartlett Baby Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valiant Center classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Toddler Time group, 3-4:30 p.m. Every Thursday, Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free. Meet other families while your children get their "wiggles" out. Details: 586-1203.

Helping children through divorce/separation workshop, 4 p.m., Dimond Courthouse, Room 312. Details: 463-4719.

Intro to Using Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets, 5-7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at The Learning Connection. This course is designed for students wanting to learn the basic of creating, formatting, and incorporating basic formulas into spreadsheets. These skills are requested by many employers.

KTOO board of directors meeting, 5-6 p.m., KTOO Conference Room, 360 Egan Drive. Meetings are open to the public and members are welcome to attend.

NAMI Family Support Group, 5:30-7 p.m., NAMI Juneau Meeting Room; Jordan Square Bldg, 9000 Glacier Hwy #201. First and Third Thursday evenings of the month. Free. Details: 463-4251 or namijuneau@gmail.com.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. Every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Prayer Shawl Group, 6-8 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, 416 Fifth St., downstairs. A weekly group to crochet and knit shawls to be given to individuals in need of comfort. All skill levels welcome. Details: Rhiannon, 586-3137.

Monotype Printing Class, 6:30-9 p.m. Every Thursday at the Canvas studio. Learn screen printing techniques to transfer to paper. Fee is $165. For more info, visit www.canvasarts.org

Family caregiver education and support meeting, 6:30 p.m., 1803 Glacier Hwy.

Bartlett Beginnings: Childbirth preparation class, 6:30-9 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Administration Center classrooms. Free classes designed to help you prepare for the birth of your baby. Details and registration: 796-8422.

Juneau Audubon Society beginning birders class, 6:30-8 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School, Riverside Drive. Learn what makes a bird, recognition clues, identify local Juneau birds, use binoculars to virtual bird and join Audubon members on a field walk. $30 for a four-week course. Details and registration: suzanne.ainsworth@juneauschools.org or 523-1616.

First Thursday Reviewers' Circle, 7-8 p.m., downtown library. Book club for adults and young adults who love to read. Come prepared to talk about a book or audiobook. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Juneau Economic Plan Town Meeting, 7-9 p.m. Thursday at Centennial Hall. The meeting will be a mix of presentation, Q&A, and small group discussion. Bring cell phones for audience polling. Come share your input and your future vision of Juneau.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Karaoke with Stacie Foster, 8 p.m. At McGivny's Sports Bar and Grill, 9107 Mendenhall Mall.

"We Do Recover" NA meeting, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176.

Senior exercise, 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Organ concert, noon, State Office Building. Concerts on the Kimball Theatre Organ at the State Office Building take place most Fridays during the noon hour.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. Every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.

The Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association Art Show and Open House, 4-7 p.m. At 147 S. Franklin St. #207 (above Heritage Coffee) "RED" will highlight the local artists' work that provides support services to people living with HIV/AIDS. Light hor d'oeuvres and beverages will be available. For more information, visit www.alaskanaids.org.

STEM After School Workshop, 4-6 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council, 603 West Willoughby. Children of any age can attend a free workshop to explore their curiosity and imagination. Details: Bernadette at 523-2342 or brosano@jedc.org.

First Friday Art Walk, 4:30-7:30 p.m., various locations downtown. See this week's Arts section for details.

"Dopeless Hope-fiends" NA meeting, 5-6 p.m. Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive.

Cooperative Extension Community Dance, 6-9:30 p.m. Friday at the Rockwell Ballroom. Dance to Susu and the Prophets while celebrating local food. There will be a silent auction and showcasing local food entrepreneurs. $12 in advance, $15 at the door, and $30 for families. Contact Susie at 796-6221 for more information.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m. 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Three-Ring Improv, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Friday at 360 North Studios. $10 at the door. Please come and enjoy a night of improv.

Juneau Light Opera: "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" 6:30-9 p.m. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday weekly at the Holy Trinity Church. 4 actors, so many roles. Come out and enjoy skill and talent in this hilarious musical. $22 for Adults and $18 for Students. Not recommended for youths under 13.

Basic skating skills classes for youth/adults, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Treadwell Ice Arena. Learn the fundamentals of ice skating with the Juneau Skating Club. $90 for six lessons (one per week). Details: www.juneauskatingclub.org.

Latin, swing and ballroom dance lessons, 6:30-8 p.m., The Alaska Club - Valley. $5 per person for TAC members, $10 for non-members. Details: Becky Thomas at 364-4321 or rthomas@thealaskaclub.com.

UAS Sound and Motion: A Trip South, 7-9 p.m. Friday at UAS Recreation Center. A group of Juneau-Douglas friends embarked on the experience of a lifetime, and it started with kayaks off of Sandy Beach. But the trip didn't stop there, you will need to attend to hear about an exciting adventure. Free to the public.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236. Sit in With the Band, 9:30 p.m., Rendezvous. Every First Friday.

Cousin Curtiss Live, 9:30-11:30 p.m., Alaskan Hotel and Bar. Rootstomp, Folk Soul and Blues concert.

McGivney's Music, 10 p.m. Friday. Join us in drinks and a live performance with Maniac 3.

The Production Assistance Bootcamp, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at the Baranof Hotel. Looking to work in the film industry? Well come take this class. As your skill grow, job openings for production assistance open up. For more information, give 888-457-0077 a call.

JCVB 12th Annual Travel Fair, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday at the Nugget Mall. Find everything from glacier tours at local rates to marked down guided tours on every trail and forested in Juneau!

Ready for Retirement?, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Centennial Hall. AARP Alaska invites you to attend a free workshop to help you with retired readiness. This workshop is for anyone who has questions about getting ready for retirement.

Dads and babies play group, 9-11 a.m., Northern Lights Church. For dads and their babies up to 3 years old. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

STEM: The Saturday Thing, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council, 603 West Willoughby. Children are invited to work on projects, experiment and design.

Ceramics: Beginning wheel class, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. The beginning wheel class with Louise Kuntz-Tadda runs Saturdays through April 19. $220. Details: www.canvasarts.org.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Old Glacier Highway, downstairs conference room. Details: 463-1224.

House District 33 and 34 Democratic Caucus, 10 a.m., KTOO-FM @360 Studio. All are invited to attend, though voting for delegates to the state convention is restricted to registered Democrats.

Winter Obstacle Course, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., SAGA Eagle Valley Center, 24600 Amalga Harbor Rd. The course includes snowshoeing, a high ropes course and cross-country skiing. The course is geared for beginners and costs $25 per person or $45 for parent-child pairs. Details: Nate Heck at 723-1547 or evcpro@servalaska.org.

"Staying Alive" Al-Anon family group, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. Tenth St. Free childcare provided. Details: Erika, 463-2613 or Laura, 463-4440.

Basic skating skills for tots/youths, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Treadwell Ice Arena. Let your kids learn the fundamentals of ice skating from the Juneau Skating Club. $90 for six lessons, one per week. Details: 523-9115 or www.juneauskatingclub.org.

Comic drawing at Alaska Robotics, 3-5 p.m., Alaska Robotics

Bowl for Kids' Sake, 2-9 p.m. Saturday at Taku Lanes. Big Bothers Big Sisters mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and supportive 1-on-1 relationships that change their lives for the better. Go to bbbsak.org/bowl or call 586-3350 to register or donate.

Gallery, 220 Front Street. $10. Saturday Comic Drawing Workshops are led by Inari Kylanen (often accompanied by Pat Race) and we work through comic drawing exercises as a group. Details: 523-0303 or www.alaskarobotics.com.

Latin, swing and ballroom dance, 5-6:30 p.m., The Alaska Club - Downtown. Admission is $5 per person for Alaska Club members and $10 per person for nonmembers. Private lessons are also available. Details: Becky Thomas at 364-4321 or rthomas@thealaskaclub.com.

Saturday Night Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Saturday night NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Gastineau Human Services.

Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

Juneau Symphony Showcase, 8 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Library. Listen to musicians perform in an intimate setting during the symphony's annual showcase. Featured musicians this year include Lisa Ibias, Sue Kazama, Sally Schlichting, Mary Watson, Tyree Pini, and the trio Flutatious (Sandy Fortier, Stevi Spinks and Lisa Ray). Details and ticketing: www.juneausymphony.org.

Juneau Symphony presents Mozart's Requiem, 8 p.m. Saturday at the Juneau Douglas High School Auditorium. Come join us at our spring concert at Juneau Douglas High School. There will also be a performance Sunday, April 6th at 3 p.m. Visit www.juneausymphony.org for more details and ticket pricing.

Chrome Forest LIVE, 10 p.m. Saturday at McGivneys. Come enjoy live music and have fun!

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park. Details: 789-0965.

Widowed Persons Program monthly brunch, noon, Baranof Hotel, Nugget Room. All widows and widowers invited to this social event. Details: Sue, 586-6424 or Sandy, 789-0355.

Weekly ukulele jam, noon-2 p.m., Prospector Hotel TK McGuire's Lounge. All ages and abilities welcome, visit www.juneaujambusters.com for more information.

Juneau Board Game Club, noon-5 p.m., Nugget Mall Community Room. Join fellow board game enthusiasts as we play long time favorites and new games every month. Details: Corinne Soltis at juneauboardgameclub@yahoo.com.

Duplicate bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6174.

Juneau Symphony Showcase, 3 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Listen to musicians perform in an intimate setting during the symphony's annual showcase. Featured musicians this year include Lisa Ibias, Sue Kazama, Sally Schlichting, Mary Watson, Tyree Pini, and the trio Flutatious (Sandy Fortier, Stevi Spinks and Lisa Ray). Details and ticketing: www.juneausymphony.org.

International folk dance, 6-8 p.m., The Alaska Club - Downtown. Recreational dance (first hour is instruction). No partner is necessary and beginners are welcome. Details: Bruce Botelho at 364-2334.

"New Beginnings" NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center conference room.

Alaska Folk Festival Starts Today Until April 13th. Daily at Centennial Hall.

Open Lab Computer Training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Individual and small group instruction available for computer skills and online job search guidance. Free.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176.

Senior exercise, 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669.

Toddlertime, 10:30 a.m., downtown library; 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Life Ring meeting, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Northern Light United Church. A weekly gathering for women. All are welcome. Details: 364-2131.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Northern Lights Church. Playtime for toddlers and support group for parents. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon, Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-0272.

Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Velja, 321-4988.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6174.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. All are welcome. Details: 789-9229

Understanding Childhood and Adolescent Onset Illness, 5:30-7 p.m. Monday at Bartlett Regional Hospital, in the Bartlett Board Room. Learn the ins and outs of mental health. For more info, contact 463-4251.

Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Dan, 321-2313.

Our Time support/resource group, 6-8 p.m., Aldersgate Church. Weekly support group for parents of children with special needs. Dinner and child care provided. RSVP. Details: 321-8311.

Cribbage, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, Egan Drive and 12th Street. Enter through the main entrance on 12th Street. Details: Ron Crenshaw, 586-1796.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Healthy pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital classrooms, Robert F. Valliant Administration Building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

Portraiture (charcoal drawing) class, 6:30-9 p.m., Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. Portraiture with Jackie Manning. Explore techniques for portrait drawing. Working from a live model, students will examine anatomy and the structure of the human face in order to render facial features using charcoal. $170. Details: www.canvasarts.org.

REACH Bowling League, 7-8:30 p.m., Taku Lanes, West Willoughby Ave. The league is open to players of all abilities and experience. $10 per person plus shoe rental. Details: cgubbins@reachak.org or visit the lanes.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. Every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

"Live and Let Live" Al-Anon family group, 7-8 p.m. Every Monday, Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: Sue, 463-3790.

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. Every Tuesday, St. Paul's Catholic Church, Parish Hall. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Open Lab Computer Training, 8:30-10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Individual and small group instruction available for computer skills and online job search guidance. Free.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Senior Center lunch, noon, Douglas Methodist Church. Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Details: 463-6175.

"Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon family group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. Every Tuesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. 10th St. Details: Barbara, 790-1029.

New parents group, 1-2:30 p.m. Every Tuesday, Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free. Meet other new parents and share the joys and challenges of parenthood. Topics change weekly. Details: 586-1203.

Brain injury peer support group, 5-6:30, p.m., SAIL offices, 3225 Hospital Drive. First Tuesday of the month. Details: 586-4920.

Family night for preschoolers, 5:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: 789-1235.

NAMI support group, 5:30-7 p.m., NAMI Juneau Meeting Room, Jordan Square Bldg, 9000 Glacier Hwy #201. For individuals living with a mental illness who working toward recovery. Second and Fourth Tuesdays of the month. Free. Details: 463-4251 or namijuneau@gmail.com.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Children's Life Skills Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Tuesday evenings. Rotating topics include personal boundaries, naming and expressing feelings, keeping it safe at home, chemical use and abuse, self-esteem, families and change, and problem solving and conflict resolution. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

Women's Education Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Tuesday. Rotating topics include domestic violence, sexual assault, chemical dependency, family dynamics, and self-care. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary monthly meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m., U.S. Coast Guard Station Juneau Buoy Deck, 345 Egan Drive. Those interested in volunteering with an organization who promotes boating safety and education invited to attend. Details: 790-2919.

Guidance Through Grief: Bereavement Support Group, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. For anyone dealing with the loss of a loved one. A safe place to share, learn and grow beyond the pain of your loss. Details: 463-6109 or Laura.Dameron@cssjuneau.org.

Mt. Juneau-Gastineau Lodge 21 of Free and Accepted Masons of Alaska meeting, 7 p.m., 8401 Airport Blvd. First and third Tuesday every month. Details: Jeff, 321-7077.

"Back to Basics" Al-Anon family group, 7-8 p.m., Smith Hall, first floor, 8619 Teal Ave., next to St. Vincent de Paul. Details: Marie, 789-3272.

Musical jam sessions at Craig High School, 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays. Musical Jam Sessions are held every Tuesday night at Craig High School. Bring your instrument, including your singing voice or just come and listen.

Craig Community Health Fair, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Craig High School. Blood tests are from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Booths are open until 2 p.m.

House District 33 Democratic Caucus, 10 a.m. Saturday, Gustavus Library. Democrats will decide delegates to the state convention, May 15-18 in Nome.

Sheldon Museum's Walk and Talk, 8:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday. Met where River Road and Mud Bay Road intersect. Join us in hiking at low tide to Pyramid Island. Must wear rubber boots and rain pants are preferred. Call Sheldon Museum at 766-2366 for more information.

American Bald Eagle Foundation live eagle feedings, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. daily at Bald Eagle Foundation.

Time for Tots @ the Museum, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center. Enjoy weekly storytime with crafts, music and movement for ages 0-5.

Senior Exercise Class, 11:15 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. Wednesday at the Senior Center. All Seniors Welcome.

Zumba, 5:15 p.m.-6:15 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at 212 Main Street.

Evening Everyone Welcome Swim, 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at the Haines swimming pool. Admission is $3.50 for students and seniors, $4.50 for adults.

Lunch box Yoga, 12-1 p.m. Mondays and Wednesday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts

Seibukan Jujutsu, 3:45-4:45 p.m. Monday Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Hamburger feed, 5-6 p.m. Thursdays, American Legion Hall.

Jujutsu for adults, 6-7 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Open Gym Volleyball, 7:30-10 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at the Haines High School Gym. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for students.

Zumba Fitness, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday at 212 Main St. For more information, call 314-0877.

Open Weightroom, 7:30-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday at the Haines High School Gym. Use weights, weight machines, an elliptical, a stationary bike, a treadmill, and other exercise equipment. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for students. For details, call 766-6727.

Open Gym Basketball, 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at the Haines High School Gym. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for students.

Morning Muscles, 6-7 a.m. Thursday and Tuesday, workout those muscles in the lobby of the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Strongwoman, noon-1 p.m. Thursday and Tuesday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Yoga, 5:30-6:45 p.m. Thursday and Tuesday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Haines acapella women's chorus, 6-7 p.m. Thursdays, Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center. If you are interested in joining the chorus, contact Nancy Nash at 766-2791.

Storytime, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Friday in the children's room at the Haines Borough Public Library. Story time, arts and crafts, and songs for 2-5 years old.

GUYS Yoga, 4-5 p.m. Friday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

House District 33 Democratic Caucus, 10 a.m. Saturday, 86 River Road. Democrats will decide delegates to the state convention, May 15-18 in Nome.

Zumba toning, 10-11 a.m. Saturday at 212 Main Street. Students learn how to use lightweight, maraca-like toning sticks to enhance rhythm and tone all their target zones, including arms, abs, glutes and thighs. For more information, call 314-0877.

Venture Scouts Dinner and Auction, 5-8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Harriet Hall. Come help support 19 youths in their fundraising to Australia. Any info, please contact Christy at 314-0444.

Ice Cream Social for Seniors, 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Haines Assisted Living. Come have some ice cream and socialize with the community.

Mother Goose stories and songs, 11 a.m.-noon Monday, Haines Public Library.

Tlingit language class, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center. Teacher Joanne Elsie Spud welcomes all students, all ages, all levels of ability.

Cancer Prevention Series: An OWL presentation Pt. 2, 6-8 p.m. at the Haines Library. Come learn about how to reduce the risk of getting cancer.

Wednesday, April 2

Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue. Members $18, nonmembers $20. Details: Chelsea Goucher at 225-3184 or info@ketchikanchamber.com.

Local Emergency Planning Committee, noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Ketchikan Fire Department.

Foster parent support group, 5:30-7 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library.

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 6-7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 2nd Avenue.

Author visit, 6:30-8 p.m., Ted Ferry Civic Center. Naval architect, maritime artist and historian James Cole will discuss his book, "Drawing on Our History: fishing vessels of the Pacific Northwest and Alaska."

Thursday, April 3

First City Rotary, 7-8 a.m., Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue.

Storycraft at the Ketchikan Public Library, 10:30 a.m. For babies to preschoolers. Hear a story and create a craft.

Advanced math class, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., UAS Technical Center on Stedman Street. UAS Ketchikan is offering free math classes Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 29 in Room 116 of the Robertson Building.

Basic math class, 2-3 p.m., UAS Technical Center on Stedman Street. UAS Ketchikan is offering free math classes Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 29 in Room 116 of the Robertson Building.

English as a second language class, 3:30-4:50 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center, 2030 Sea Level Drive, second floor.

Friday, April 4

Storytime at the Ketchikan Public Library, 10:30 a.m. For babies to preschoolers.

Drama club with Clare Bennett, 4:45-6 p.m., UAS Ketchikan, 2600 7th Ave. Room 519. Drop in for theater games, improv, radio drama and one-act plays. Open to all, ages 15 and older.

Allen Estrin photo exhibit, 5-7 p.m., Main Street Gallery, 330 Main St. Welcome a solo photo exhibit by Allen Estrin.

The Alaska Hummingbird Festival and The Juried Art Show, Starts at 5 p.m. on Friday at the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center. Celebrate the return of the Rufous Hummingbirds to the Tongass National Forest. Visit www.alaskacenters.gov/ketchikan.cfm for more activities and programs happening this month.

Southeast Alaska Discovery Center Movies, "Crane Song" will be shown at 7 p.m. at 50 Main St.

Saturday, April 5

Birding at Ward Lake, 8-10 a.m., Ward Lake Parking Lot. Join Teri Hoyt and learn about the first migratory birds arriving in Alaska. Meet at the Ward Lake Parking Lot, bring binoculars, and dress for the weather.

Sourdough Stampede Fun Run, 8:30 a.m., VFW Hall, Tongass Ave. Registration begins at 7:45 a.m. at the VFW Hall. The one-mile starts at 8:30 a.m. with the 5K to start after all one-milers finish. A pancake feed follows the race.

Sail Measuring, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Holy Name Catholic Church. Sailboat owners planning to participate in the yacht club's racing program can have their sails officially measured for handicapping.

Rummage Sale for a Mission Trip, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday at the Douglas United Methodist Church, corner of 3rd and E street across from the Fire Hall/library. Come help support the United Methodist Youth and check out some cool things for sale!

Tongass Historical Museum Funday, 10 a.m.- noon Saturday at the Tongass Historical Museum. Families and children of all ages are invited to celebrate the living history of commercial fishing in Ketchikan and explore the First in Fish exhibit with hands-on crafts and activities.

Overeaters Anonymous, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Ketchikan Pioneers Home, Bryant Street. New members welcome.

Run/walk training group, noon-1 p.m., Gateway Recreation Center. A free training group for runners and walkers meets each Saturday at noon at the Gateway Recreation Center. Running and stretching tips will be given, and the group will then head out, each running or walking at their own pace.

House District 36 Democratic Caucus, 4 p.m., Crow's Nest. Democrats will decide delegates to the state convention, May 15-18 in Nome.

Sunday, April 6

Wee Blessings Thrift Store, noon-4 p.m. Free clothing is available to families in need at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2017 First Ave. Donations may also be dropped off during this time.

Grow, 3-4 p.m., Ketchikan Pioneers Home, Bryant Street. Personal growth program.

yMusic concert, 3-5 p.m., Saxman Tribal House. The classical music group "yMusic" will perform.

Monday, April 7

American Legion meeting, 7-8 p.m., 631 Park Avenue. Weekly meeting for past and present military members.

Tuesday, April 8

First City Toastmasters, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Presbyterian Church on 2nd Avenue.

Advanced math class, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., UAS Technical Center on Stedman Street. UAS Ketchikan is offering free math classes Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 29 in Room 116 of the Robertson Building.

Rotary 2000, noon, Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue.

Basic math class, 2-3 p.m., UAS Technical Center on Stedman Street. UAS Ketchikan is offering free math classes Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 29 in Room 116 of the Robertson Building.

English as a second language class, 3:30-4:50 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center, 2030 Sea Level Drive, second floor.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 5-6 p.m., Ketchikan Medical Center cafeteria, Tongass Avenue. The group's mission is to support its members as they take off and keep off pounds sensibly.

Prince of Wales Diabetes Support Group, 5:30-7 p.m., first Wednesday of the month, Alicia Robert Medical Clinic.

Teen homework lab, 6-7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays in the Petersburg Public Library teen room.

Toddler Time, 11:15 a.m. Tuesdays. Bring your toddler to the Petersburg Public Library to enjoy song, dance, books and movement.

Children's storytime, 2-3 p.m. Thursday, Petersburg Public Library.

Soccer for adults, 7-8 p.m. Thursday, community gym. Details: 772-3392.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon-1 p.m. Friday, Episcopal Church.

Sons of Norway Bingo, 7-10 p.m. Friday, Sons of Norway Hall. Must be 19 or older.

Alcoholics Anonymous by candlelight, 8-9 p.m. Friday, Episcopal Church. Details: 518-1591.

Fire Fighter One Course, Saturday during the day, Tuesday and Thursday in the evening. Call 772-3355 for more information.

Hockey Club, 6 p.m. Sunday, community gym.

Spring Fever Party, 5 p.m., Bear Hall. All are invited to Port Alexander's Fifth Annual Spring Fever Party with prizes for best spring attire and best spring potluck dish.

Domestic violence workshop, 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Saxman Senior Center. The topic of domestic violence of seniors and the disabled will be discussed.

Exchange Student Hosts Needed, NWS PEACE Program is seeking host families for the next school year. For more information, visit www.nw-services.com

Wednesday, April 2

Mid-Day Swim, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the Blatchley Pool.

Sitka Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Westmark Hotel.

Indoor soccer, 6:30-8 p.m., Hames Center. Clean shoes must be carried to and from the games. Details: 747-5080.

Thursday, April 3

Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sitka Public Library.

Mt. Edgecumbe Preschool Fundraiser, 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Harrigan Centennial Hall. Mt. Edgecumbe preschool will host a Cardboard World Event. There will be a dessert auction and a delicious spaghetti dinner. Cost is $15 for adults and $5 for children. Call 966-2675 for more information.

Pioneers of Alaska meeting, 5:30 p.m., Sitka Methodist Church. A potluck dinner begins at 6 p.m. with a brief meeting and program afterward.

Get It On with Gio dance class, 7 p.m., Hames Center.

Friday, April 4

Raven Radio one-day pledge drive, KCAW-FM's one-day drive begins at 6 a.m. on the radio. Details: www.kcaw.org.

Body Blast Boot Camp, 6:30-7:30 a.m., Hames Center. Aerobic and strength conditioning is taught by Shannon Flemming, personal trainer and nutrition coach. For more information or to register, go to hamescenter.com

Donate T-shirts QUICK, Friday at Girl Scout Troop 4140. Deadline is Friday to donate used, new, clean t-shirts. Help Sitka Global Warming with their reusable bags. Call or text 738-2073.

Living with the Land Naturalist Series, 2:30 p.m., Sitka National Historical Park. Ranger Ryan teaches a class on bird behavior, adaptations and identification to 4H members. Details: mary@sitkawild.org.

Herring Fest Potluck, 5-8 p.m. Friday at Harrigan Centennial Hall. Herring eggs will be provided and attendees are to take a dish to share.

Piano Concert, 7-9 p.m. Friday at the Sitka Performing Arts Center. Tickets are on sale at Old Harbor Books and the door. Cost is $20 for adults and $15 for students and senior citizens. Call Sitka Fine Arts Camp at 747-3085 for more information.

Larkspur Cafe concert, 7 p.m. Celebrate the end of Raven Radio's one-day pledge drive with performances by Regal Cheese at 7 p.m. and The Lost Boys at 8 p.m. at the cafe. The show will be broadcast live.

Saturday, April 5

First Aid/CPR, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Saturday at UAS campus in Sitka. This training fulfills OSHA and Coast Guard Requirements. The cost is $90 total and if you have any questions, contact 747-7762.

Production assistant camp, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sitka Fine Arts Camp. Alaska New Media of Anchorage is hosting the bootcamp. For details, contact the camp.

T'ai Chi Chih practice, 10-10:30 a.m., behind Kettleson Memorial Library. All are welcome.

House District 35 Democratic Convention, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Blatchley Middle School Library. Officers and delegates to the state convention May 15-18 in Nome will be elected. Young Democrats are especially invited to attend. Details: 747-6743.

Hames Center climbing wall, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center. Equipment is available for use.

Baseball Hitting Clinic, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Moller Field. Hosted by Sitka Little League, the clinic is open to youths ages 8 to 12. Players will learn fundamentals and practice proper mechanics. If not previously signed up for this clinic, RSVP with Brandon at 747-7100. All clinic participants must be registered for the 2014 season.

Herring Festival Fun Run, 11 a.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. The festival's 2.5-mile fun run and 1-mile fun walk begin and end at the hall. Registration forms are available at Community Schools. Cost is $12. Cost at the time of the race is $15, $30 for a family and $2 for those not wanting a T-shirt. Details: 747-8670.

Honoring Women Celebration, 6-9 p.m. Saturday at Harrigan Centennial Hall. There will be a catered dinner, silent auction, live music, and a slide show. This fundraiser's fee is $50. Lisa Sadleir-Hart, Marie Murray, Sherie Mayo and Nancy Ricketts will be acknowledged. Tickets are at Old Harbor Books and the Sitkans Against Family Violence office. For more information call 747-3370.

Sitka Monthly Grind, 7 p.m., Sheetka Kwaan Naa Kahidi.

Sunday, April 6

Blessing of the Fleet, 2 p.m., Crescent Harbor Shelter. SE Alaska Women in Fisheries and Sitka Lutheran Church will sponsor the blessing of the fleet. Details: Mary Todd Andersen at 738-0969.

Family Fun Day, 3-5 p.m. Sunday at the Hames Center. Climbing wall, bouncy castle, tunnels, bounce house, and toys and games will be available. Those buying one adult pass receive one youth pass for free. Bring clean shoes! Visit hamescenter.com for more information.

Monday, April 7

Morning Spin/TRX, 9:15 a.m. Mondays and Fridays, Hames Center. Jessica hosts a spin/TRX combo class through May 2. Details: www.hamescenter.com.

WELL-Balanced class, 2-3:30 p.m., Community Health Services. Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium offers an eight-week WELL-Balanced class to help elders become stronger and improve balance. Details: Renae Mathson at 966-8797.

Pilates, 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Hames Center. Pilates emphasizes core strength, flexibility and awareness. Details: www.hamescenter.com.

Tuesday, April 8

Block Party: Legos and Books, 4:30 p.m., Sitka Public Library. Ages 7-10.

Public health lectures, 6-8 p.m., Sitka Community Hospital. Dr. Brent C. Ruby, Director of the Montana Center for Work Physiology and Exercise Metabolism, will give two free public lectures. The first, titled "How do humans cope with heat? What are the impacts of temperature, work, and hydration?", will be Tuesday in the downstairs classroom at Sitka Community Hospital. "Understanding the upper limits of human endurance for work and play," will be given 6 p.m. Wednesday at the same location. Details: Alicia at 928-607-4845.

Women's Book Group, 7 p.m., Pioneers Home chapel. The Women's Book Group will discuss "In the Shadow of the Banyan" by Vaddy Ratner. Details: Dorothy at 747-3412.

Storytime at the library, 10-11 a.m. Thursday, Wrangell Public Library. Join library staff for stories, crafts and snacks.

Lifeguard training course, 6-9 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Wrangell Swimming Pool.

Wrangell Museum Chautauqua Lecture, 7-8 p.m. Thursday, Nolan Center. Weekly Thursday night lectures are sponsored by the museum and the US Forest Service.

Pickup indoor soccer, 3 p.m. Saturday at Wrangell Community Gym. Details: 717-4899.


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