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Wednesday, April 22
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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

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Calendar - Juneau

Wednesday, April 22

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m. Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

Ceramics, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Storytime, 11a.m., Downtown library.

"Write For Your Life" writing group, 11 a.m.-noon, Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Glacier Valley Rotary Club Pillars of America talk by Ron Clark. 11 a.m. at Centennial Hall. Tickets $30, available from Hearthside Books.

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

Contract Bridge, 1-4 p.m. Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

Women Infant and Children walk-in clinic, 1-6:30 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.

Making the Most of Your Health Care Visits & Medication Safety presentation by RN Judy Cernobyl, RN. 1-2 p.m., Fireweed Place. Presented by Bartlett Regional Hospital. Free, open to the public. Details: 796-8919.

Free Salsa/Bachata lessons. 3-4 p.m. at Juneau-Douglas High School. Details: rumbalaska@gmail.com.

Free English as a Second Language Class, 5-6:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718.

"Parenting Your Three- to Six-year-old" class, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center. Free class. Taught by Sharlyn Berning. Details: 586-1203.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 6 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

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

Live Trivia, 8 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Sandbar. Details: 789-3411.

Karaoke/open mike, 9 p.m.-close, Rendezvous. With Juneau idol "LZ" welcoming singers, musicians, poets, jugglers, comedians. Details: 586-1270.

Thursday, April 23

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

Women Infant 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.

UAS Enrollment Day, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Details: 796-6000.

Breath and Stretch, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center, 463-6196.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas Library.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce lunch, noon-1 p.m. Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Baby-parent time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Admin. Building classroom. Class and support group for new parents and their infants up to 1 year. Registration not required; come with your baby. Details: 796-8975.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. Juneau Senior Center, 463-6196.

Mental fitness games, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 463-6196.

Toddler Time Group. 3-4.30 p.m. at Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Toddlers can play in our activity room, and adults can meet and share parenthood. Details: 586-1203.

Open fencing 4:30 p.m., UAS Recreation Center; beginners Tues/Fri, experienced fencers Thurs/Sat. $3 gym floor fee for non-students. Equipment available. Details: Even, 321-9779 or haines.maestro@gmail.com.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007. 5-7 p.m., the Learning Connection. Free. April 2-30, Tuesdays and Thursdays. To register, stop in or call 586-5718.

Team Survivor Perseverance Focus on Fitness Education, 6-7 p.m., Silverbow Backroom. This month's topic is "Starting a Running Program" with guest speaker Nancy Jones. Free. Open to the public. Details: Sara, 789-7081 or teamsurvivorak.org.

L.A. Style Salsa lessons at the Canvas with Heather and Antonio. 6-7 p.m. beginning, 7:15-8:15 intermediate. $10 adults, $8 students at the door. No partner necessary. Details: rumbalaska@gmail.com.

Juneau Softball Rules Clinic, 6:15 DZ Middle School. Details: 463-3633.

Evening Masters Swim, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown pool. Details: 586-5325.

"Marisol" by Jose Rivera on Perseverance Second Stage. 7:30 p.m., pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-TIXS.

Open mike at Alaskan Bar, 9 p.m., downtown. Details: 586-1000.

DJ dance music, hip-hop, 9 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

DJ Battle, hip-hop, 9 p.m.-close, Back Alley at the Viking. Details: 586-2159.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Sandbar. Details: 789-3411.

Karaoke with Mike, 9 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley.

Karaoke, 10 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

Salsa night at the Rendezvous. Free lessons. Details: Antonio, 988-7378.

Music with DJ Fez, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., Imperial Saloon. Details: 586-1960.

Friday, April 24

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m. Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

Alaska Canopy Adventures Pre-Season Tours for Locals. April 24-26, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. sessions each day. $50. Details: 523-2920 or 723-2860, www.alaskacanopy.com

Storytime, 11a.m., Valley Library.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon. Noon, State Office Building.

Presentation by Autism expert Dr. Charles Cowan of Seattle. 1-3 p.m., Baranof Hotel Treadwell Room. Details: Susan Kaeser, 463-6238 or Betsy Kruth, bkruth@sesa.org.

Celebrate Arbor Day with the Arboretum, 5-7 p.m. at Sandpiper Cafe. Food, friends, slide show: Sponsored by the Jensen-Olson Arboretum Advisory Board. Details: Pat 790-4388.

Open Ultimate Frisbee. 5:30, UAS Student Rec Center. Every week. Details: 796-6544.

Wine Tasting Fundraiser to benefit Five Finger Lighthouse, 5:30-8 p.m., Hangar Ballroom. $20 at the door or by calling Jennifer Klein at 364-3632. Hors d'ouerves, silent auction.

Juneau Archery Club Youth Shooting, 6-8 p.m. Space limited, $1.00 per session. Details: 789-3422.

Pioneers of Alaska dinner and meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center.

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road. Details: 789-4401.

Cribbage, 7 p.m.. Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

Waltz & ChaCha Instruction, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Dance Unlimited studio. Drop-ins are welcomed. Details: www.juneaudance.com, 463-5327.

Piano Virtuoso Concert at UAS. 7 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall. Suggestion Donation $10. Full house expected, arrive early for a seat.

"Marisol" by Jose Rivera on Perseverance Second Stage. 7:30 p.m., pay-as-you-can. Directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Details: 463-TIXS.

DJ Judo Local Hip-Hop, 9 p.m. - 2 a.m. at The Rendezvous bar. 21+ , no cover. Details: 586-1270.

Salsa / cha cha / tango, 10:15 p.m.-12:30 a.m., FREE, Zephyr.

Saturday, April 25

Spring Tide Scramble. Run 3 miles out and back across the wetlands or 7 miles out and back including the Fish Creek Trail. Races begin at 8:30am at the Fish Creek Bridge on the N. Douglas Hwy. Runners 13 or under require an adult partner. Details: Suzanne Hebert at 907-364-5264.

Second annual Women's Boutique, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Parkshore Clubhouse. New & nearly new women's clothing, artwork and baked good. All proceeds fund UAS & JDHS scholarships. Sponsored by P.E.O. Chapter G. Details: Pam, 463-3995 or Shirley, 780-4207.

Juneau-Douglas City Museum volunteer pre-season get-together. 9 a.m. at museum. Details: Claire, 586-0967.

Juneau Community Health Fair, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Free health screenings, health education, low cost blood test. Details:278-0234 or visit www.alaskahealthfair.org.

Free Vessel Safety Checks by US Coast Guard Auxiliary. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Western Auto parking lot.

Alaska Canopy Adventures Pre-Season Tours for Locals. April 24-26, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. sessions each day. $50. Details: 523-2920 or 723-2860, www.alaskacanopy.com

Free public tai chi class in honor of World Tai Chi and Qigong Day. 10-11 a.m., UAS Rec Center. Bring indoor shoes or remove street shoes in the gym.

Learn Spanish through Art & Play, Northern Lights Church, 400 W. 11th

Street. Spanish play group for ages 2-6 at 10 a.m.; Spanish club for ages

7-12 at 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. $12/child or $10 with a punch card. Song book

provided. Parents welcome.

Adult hula class for beginners, 4-5 p.m. Saturdays, Halau Hula 'o 'Olili'ula Dance Studio, 5750 Glacier Highway, E1. Details: Leimomi, 723-2708 or www.halauhulaooliliula.org.

Open Fencing 4:30 p.m., UAS Recreation Center; Experienced fencers. Equipment available. Details: Even Hales 321-9779 or haines.maestro@gmail.com.

UAS Beatniks Poetry Slam, 7-9 p.m. at UAS Rec Center. Details: Kaleigh Lambert kmlambert3@uas.alaska.edu

The Juneau Skating Club's 6th annual Spring recital , 5:30 pm. Details: www.juneauskatingclub.org or at the rink.

Juneau Aurora Knights Synchronized Swim Team Water Show, 6 p.m. at the Augustus Brown swimming pool. Free, open to the public. Details: Rochelle, 723-7412.

Presentation by "Coraline" puppeteers Georgina Hayns and Mark Gaiero. 7 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Details: Pat, 586-3440.

"Marisol" by Jose Rivera on Perseverance Second Stage. 7:30 p.m., pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-TIXS.

"What to Wear in Juneau, AK: A Fashion Show to benefit United Way." 8 p.m., Marlintini's. Tickets $20 general, $30 VIP, available from United Way or sponsoring organizations.

Open Gym at DZ, 8-11 p.m. For grades 6-12, bring basketball or volleyball Details: 523-1774.

Argentine Tango practice at the Sandbar, 8:30-9:30 p.m.

Hot Salsa Nights at theRendezvous Bar. 9:30 p.m.-close. Free lessons by Antonio Diaz. No cover, drink specials.

Sunday, April 26

Alaska Canopy Adventures Pre-Season Tours for Locals. April 24-26, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. sessions each day. $50. Details: 523-2920 or 723-2860, www.alaskacanopy.com

Workshop by Coraline puppeteers Georgina Hayns and Mark Gaiero. 1-5 p.m., Downtown Library.Workshop with which will involve making simple puppets, working with professional armature, and learning the basics of stop motion. Suggested ages 12 & up. Space is limited to 30 and there is a $10 material fee. Details: Pat, 586-3440.

Family Repurpose Day at the Canvas, 1-4 p.m. Pay-as-you-can family day in honor of Earth Day. Create functional objects from recycled materials. Make coasters out of magazines, garbage cans out of painted cardboard, trivets out of newspaper and bags out of old plastic bags.

"Marisol" by Jose Rivera on Perseverance Second Stage. 2 p.m., pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-TIXS.

Empty Bowls Fundraiser for the Glory Hole, 5-7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: 586-4159

Fundraiser for Andre Bunton for his upcoming Australia trip. All you can eat spaghetti, salad and garlic bread. Dessert Auction. 6-8 p.m., Valley Chapel, $10 per person or $30 family/4 or more. Details/Tickets: Jenny at 209-0540.

Dan Hopson at the Gold Room, Baranof Hotel, 6-7 p.m.

Juneau International Folkdancers, 6-8 p.m. at Juneau Racquet Club downtown. Details: Bruce Botelho at 364-2334 or John or Terry Laskey at 586-1548 or laskey@alaska.net.

"Oh Lovely Glowworm" preview at Perseverance Theatre. 7:30 p.m., pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-TIXS.

Monday, April 27

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day, every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Lapsit Storytime at 10 a.m. at the Juneau Downtown Library and at 11 a.m. at Mendenhall Valley Library.

Low Impact Exercise, 10 a.m. Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

Juneau Taku Toastmasters meeting, noon. Federal Bldg room 54. Open to public. Details: 465-6121.

Contract Bridge, 1-4 p.m. Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

Free English as a Second Language Class, 5-6:30 p.m., The Learning Connection. Details: 586-5718.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

Prenatal Yoga, 6-7 p.m. every day at the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Details: 586-1203.

Drop-in Cycling Class. 6:15 p.m., UAS Student Rec Center. Every week. Free for Members, $3 for Non-Members. Details: 796-6544.

Argentine Tango at the Dance Loft, 6:30-9:00 p.m., 7630 Glacier Hwy. More advanced steps are taught from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Free practica 7:30-8, beginning steps 8-9 p.m. Details: 523-1995 or thedanceloft@gci.net.

Writing Group at Downtown Library, 6:45 - 8:45 p.m.

"Open the Doors" gala fundraiser, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Proceeds will help complete the new Holy Trinity Episcopal Church and McPhetres Hall.

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

Iraqi architect and political analyst Raed Jarrar speaks, 7 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Speaking topic: Beyond the Occupation: the future of the US-Iraqi relationships.

Presentation by whale photographer Flip Nicklin, 7:30 p.m. at the UAS Egan lecture hall. Suggested donation is $10 to benefit the Whale Project.

Free Silverbow Movie: 8 p.m.

Hip-Hop Night at the Alaskan. 9 p.m. - 2 a.m.

Tuesday, April 28

Juneau Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Open to the public. Details: 463-4099.

Breath and Stretch yoga exercise group, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Alaska Vocational Institute Orientation Sessions, 11 a.m.-noon. Learn more about the computer and office skills training courses. Details: 586-5718.

Free English as a Second Language Class, noon-1:30 p.m., The Learning Connection. Details: 586-5718.

Stitch & Knit, 12:45 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m. at the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Bring your baby! All are welcome. Details: 586-1203.

Open fencing 4:30 p.m., UAS Recreation Cente. Beginners. Equipment available. Details: Even Hales, 321-9779 or haines.maestro@gmail.com.

Turning the Tides meeting, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. New and curious folks are always welcomed. Details: 723-0789

Financial Independence for Women. Tuesdays, March 31-April 28, 6-7 p.m. AWARE conference room. Details: Swarupa, 586-6623.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 6 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Cuban Salsa/Rueda lessons at the Canvas with Heather and Antonio. 6:15-7:15 p.m. Bachata, 7:30-8:30 intermediate. $10 adults, $8 students at the door. No partner necessary. Details: rumbalaska@gmail.com.

Evening Masters Swim, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Augustus Brown Pool. Details: 586-5325.

Marie Drake Planetarium show, 6:30. The Four Seasons.Come help us make the stars shine.Call 586-1517 after 5pm.Visit mariedrakeplanetarium.com

Life drawing, Ruby Room in Emporium Mall. Show up between 6:40 and 6:55 p.m. $15 for two hours; 10-session punch cards are $100. Every Tuesday. Details: Rob, 321-3356 or juneaudrawing@gmail.com.

Juneau Chess Club meeting, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. The public is welcome to attend. Boards and pieces provided. Rules taught to those interested. Details: Brian Bezenek, 790-1934.

Free Silverbow Movie: 8 p.m.

Tuesday Takeover with DJ Eva Darling, 9 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs, Back Alley Bar. Details: 586-2159.


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