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Wednesday, April 11
Juneau calendar 041112 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, April 11
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, April 11

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

Alaska Committee Meeting, 7 a.m., JEDC conference room. Details: 463-3488.

Group: Write for your Life, 10-11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley Library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: 789-2068.

GED Orientation, 10 a.m.-noon, The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

Class: English, The Learning Connection, 1800 Northwood Dr., Apt. G-49. Beginning level at 10:30 a.m., intermediate level at 11:30 a.m. For adult learners. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.

Greenhouses and High Tunnels, 12:05-12:55 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Sponsored by Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners Association. Details: 796-6221 or www.seakmg.org.

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

Class: Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010 Level 1, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

Haandei-i-Jin "Give Me Your Hand" Gathering for Love, 5:30-6:30 p.m, Berners Bay.

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

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.

Capital City Rotaract Meeting, 7:30 p.m., UAS Bill Ray Center. A social club for young people ages 18 to 30. Details: Amanda or Karen, 209-7889 or 209-1464, or www.juneaurotaract.org.

Missy Beth and The Morning Afters band, 9 p.m., The Rendevous.

Open Mic, 9 p.m., Squires Rest.

Thursday, April 12

Workshop: Financial Projections for Your Business Plan, 9-11 a.m., Alaska Small Business Development Center, 3100 Channel Dr. Details: 463-3227 or www.aksbdc.org.

Class: Aqua Zumba, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Dimond Park Aquatic Center. Ages 16 and up, $6. Details: 586-AQUA.

Story Hour, 11 a.m.-noon, Douglas Library.

Chamber Lunch, noon-1 p.m., Hangar Ballroom. Details: 463-3488.

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

Toddler Time Group, 3-4:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Details: Shayna or Jesse at 586-1203.

Tax Preparation Aid, 4:30-7 p.m., Gruening Park Recreation Center. Details: Sharon Lowe, 789-1821 or slowe58616@aol.com.

Class: Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

Class: English and Citizenship, 5-6:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. For adult learners. All speaking levels welcome. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Installation and Craft Talk: "Dress Buildling", 5 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Artist: Nicole Bauberger. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Class: Expressing the Soul, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursdays April 12-16, The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. With Kentra Schpok. $125. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Salsa Night Classes by Alejandro, 7-8 p.m., valley location (private facility). $15 per person or $20 per couple. Group rates and student discounts available. Details: dancingartists@gmail.com.

Bar Trivia, 7 p.m., TK Maguire's.

Tailgate Thursday, 7-9 p.m., The Imperial Saloon. Giveaways, food specials and screenings of films made by Eaglecrest Ski Area riders.

Lecture: "Travels through Northern Tanzania Game Parks", 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall room 112. Presentation by Alison Elgee. Free.

Play: Flipzoids, 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. Presented by the Generator Theater Company and the Filipino Community, Inc., directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Story of three generations of Filipino immigrants. Pay-as-you-can preview. Tickets: Hearthside Books, www.jahc.org and www.generatortheater.org.

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

Friday, April 13

Tax Preparation Aid, 8-11 a.m., Mountain View Senior Center. Appointments required. Center. Details: Sharon Lowe, 789-1821 or slowe58616@aol.com.

Class: English, The Learning Connection, 1800 Northwood Dr., Apt. G-49. Beginning level at 10:30 a.m., intermediate level at 11:30 a.m. For adult learners. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

Book signing and reading, noon, University of Alaska Southeast bookstore. Authors: Peggy Shumaker, Nichole Stellon O'Donnel and Amber Flora Thomas. Free. Details: Emily Wall, 796-6113.

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

Charter School Family Climbing Night, 3-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free for Charter School students and families. Details: 586-2635.

Class: Teen hip-hop, 4-5 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. For ages 10-18. Instructor: Kim Andree. Pay as you can. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Whiskey Tasting, two seatings, 5:30-7:30 p.m. and 7:30-9:30 p.m., Twisted Fish. Hosted by the Juneau Chamber of Commerce. Tickets: $60. Details: 463-3488 or www.juneauchamber@gci.net.

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

Workshop: "Family Music with Dr. Thomas Moore", 6-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free. Details: 789-1235.

Chili Fest, 6-9 pm, Rendezvous. Fundraiser for ShelterBox. $5. Sponsored by Rotaract. Details: www.capitalcityrotaract.wordpress.com.

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

Dance and Drill team performance, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School gym. JDHS Dance Team and Dad's Drill Team will perform 25th Annual Show. Tickets: $10, available at Hearthside Books or the JDHS activities office.

Sound and Motion Series: Alaskapella A Capella, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Free. With the UAS Student Choir Club.

Play: Flipzoids, 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. Directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Story of three generations of Filipino immigrants. Pay-as-you-can preview. Tickets: Hearthside Books, www.jahc.org and www.generatortheater.org.

Saturday, April 14

Class: Childbirth Preparation, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 14 and 12:30-4:30 p.m. April 15. Free weekend intensive. Details: 796-8422.

Juneau Democratic Party Presidential Caucus, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Aldersgate Church, 9161 Cinema Dr. Food and refreshments provided. Details: www.juneaudemocrats.org.

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

Norwegian breakfast, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Enjoy a variety of Norwegian breakfast foods. Music by Dale Wygant. Suggested donations: $15/$10/$5 for adults/students and seniors/children 12 and under. Event sponsors one high school student's post-secondary education. Details: 790-2966.

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

Class: Fairy and Bird Houses, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays April 14-28, The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. For adults and children. $85 includes materials.Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Travel Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Discounts for residents and visitors on tours and attractions. Details: 789-4439.

Registration: Lemonade Day, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Southeast Conference office. Register for an event teaching youth entrepreneurship. Details: 532-4353 or www.alaska.lemonadeday.org/.

Class: Art Inspirations for Kids, noon-2 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Poetry as inspiration for drawings for ages 6-11. $25 includes materials. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Tax Preparation Aid, 12:30-4 p.m., Mendenhall Library. Details: Sharon Lowe, 789-1821 or slowe58616@aol.com.

Liars' and Fiddlers' Concert, 1-3 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Free.

Saturday Night Swing Dance, 6-8 p.m. for beginner and intermediate lessons, 8-10 p.m. for open dance, The Rookery Cafe. $5 open dance at 7 p.m. Details: 209-4837 or find Southeast Swing on Facebook.

Dance and Drill team performance, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School gym. JDHS Dance Team and Dad's Drill Team will perform 25th Annual Show. Tickets: $10, available at Hearthside Books or the JDHS activities office.

Play: Flipzoids, opening night, 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. Presented by the Generator Theater Company and the Filipino Community, Inc., directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Story of three generations of Filipino immigrants. Tickets: $20/$24/$28, available at Hearthside Books, www.jahc.org and www.gener atortheater.org.

Beer tasting, 8-11 p.m., Viking Bar and Lounge. Alaskan Brewing Company will be providing sample of their beer, including a limited edition Folk Festival Beer.

Latin Dance, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., The Viking.

Karoke contest, 10 p.m., Viking Bar and Lounge. Winner receives $500.

Sunday, April 15

Class: Pottery, "Lidded Vessels," 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Three week class. Instructor: Louise Kuntz-Tadda. $115, materials included. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Book signing, 1-3 p.m., Heathside Books valley location. Author Mary żlbanese will be presenting and signing her book "Midnight Sun, Arctic Moon: mapping the wild heart of Alaska". Details: www.hearthsidebooks.com.

Class: Pottery, "Dip Glazing and Wax Resists," 1-4 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Instructor: Misty Ostrowski. $50, materials included. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Words from the World, 2 p.m., Downtown Public Library. High school exchange students share about their home countries. All ages welcome. Potluck to follow sharing. Details: 586-0434.

Play: Flipzoids, 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. Presented by the Generator Theater Company and the Filipino Community, Inc., directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Story of three generations of Filipino immigrants. Tickets: $12/$16/$20, available at Hearthside Books, www.jahc.org and www.generatortheater.org.

Monday, April 16

Workshop: Profit Mastery, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. April 16-17, Alaska Small Business Development Center, 3100 Channel Dr. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Details: 463-3227 or www.aksbdc.org.

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

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

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 Microsoft Excel 2010 Level 1, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

FOCUS Writing Group, 6-8 p.m., Downtown Library.

Prenatal Yoga, 6-7:15 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Cost: $6 pay-as-you-can or 10 classes for $50.

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

Tuesday, April 17

Symposium: Coastal Temperate Rainforest Symposium, April 17-19, one day field trip to Burners Bay, two days of panel discussions. Registration recommended.

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: Advanced English, 10:30-11:30 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. For adult learners focusing on grammar, pronunciation, conversation and writing. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Citizenship class, noon-1 p.m, The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Ave., 1800 Northwood Ave G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

Details: http://acrc.alaska.edu/index.html.

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

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

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

Class: English and Citizenship, 5-6:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. For adult learners. All speaking levels welcome. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

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.

Class: Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.


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