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Wednesday, April 25
Juneau Calendar 042512 CALENDAR 1 For the Capital City Weekly Wednesday, April 25
Wednesday, April 25, 2012

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, April 25

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

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

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

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., Downtown Library.

Pillars of America Speaker Series, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m, Centennial Hall. Speaker: Josh Shipp, host of "Jump Ship," author and humorist. First of three speakers. Tickets: $35, three for $90, available at Hearthside Books.

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.

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.

Book signing, 6:30-8 p.m., Hearthside Books, valley location. Author Howard Weaver will be reading and signing his book "Write Hard, Die Free: dispatches rom the battlefields and barroms of the great Alaska newspaper war". Details: www.hearthsidebooks.com

Community HU Sing, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Downtown Library. HU is for all people and all faiths. Details: 586-5955.

Concert: Native Jazz, 7-9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Musicians: Ed Littlefield and Christian Fabian. Tickets: $15. Details: www.krnn.org.

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.

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

Thursday, April 26

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.

WIC Walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive. Free nutritional services for women who are pregnant or recent mothers. Details: 463-4099.

IDEA information conference, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Conference provides information on homeschooling.

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.

Naturalization Information Session, 4:30 p.m., The Learning Center, 210 Ferry Way.

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.

Raptor Center board meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m., 641 W. Willoughby Avenue, Suite 301. Details: 364-3389.

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.

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

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.

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

Friday, April 27

Workshop: "Traveling Watercolors". Week long class begins in Juneau, travels to Tenakee, Sitka and St. Lazaria Island Bird Refuge. Details: 907-738-6620.

Art of Place as Sustenance, 10 a.m.-2 .m., University of Alaska Southeast Glacier View Room. With Helen Watkins. Potluck will follow presentation. Free.

Story Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

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.

Strawberry Luncheon and Fashion Show, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Salvation Army Church. Tickets: $15, available at thrift store. Details: 5789-2595.

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.

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

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

Workshop: "The Steps to Recovery", hosted by Overeaters Anonymous of Juneau, 6:30-8 p.m., 119 Seward Street, Suite 1. Three-day workshop. Cost: $50, scholarships available; $75 for overnight accommodations. Details: Leslie, 209-7756.

Wine Tasting, 6:30 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge. Hors d'oeuvres, silent auction and dessert auction. Proceeds benefit American Cancer Society. Tickets: $25, available at Marlintini's and Hearthside Books, both locations.

Sound and Motion Series: Nearly Normal Tales, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Free. With storyteller Tom Cogsgrove.

Presentation: "How Jewish should the Jewish state be?", 7-9 p.m., Temple Sukkat Shalom, 211 Cordova Street. Visiting speaker: Israeli soldier Ran Bar-Yoshaft. Details: www.sukkatshalomalaska.net..

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

Concert: Native Jazz, 7-9 p.m., The Rookery Cafe.

Play: Flipzoids, 7:30 p.m., at McPhetres Hall on 4th and Goldstreets. 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.generatortheater.org.

Performance: Juneau Lyric Opera's "Messiah", Part 1, 8 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School auditorium. Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m. Tickets: $25/$18/$10 for adults/seniors/students. Details: 586-2742.

Saturday, April 28

Juneau Audubon Society Berners Bay cruise, 8:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Slatter's Harbor in Auke Bay. Four hour cruise. Tickets: $45/$25/$10 for adults/students/children under 12, available at Hearthside Books. Details: 321-4739.

Wilderness First Aid, 9-6 p.m., SAGA Eagle Valley Center. Two-day class. $160. Details: Nate Heck, 789-7035.

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

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

Opening Day: baseball and softball season, 10 a.m., Adair Kennedy Baseball Field.

Grateful dogs of Juneau trail cleanup, 10 a.m., False Outer Point parking lot.

Workshop: "Your Financial Self", noon-4:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church of God. Lunch provided. Cost: $60.

All Dancers and Drummers Gathering, 1-5:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Free. Native arts available for purchase. To be a vendor or for other details call Nancy, 465-6828.

Fair: Career and Technical Education, 1-4 p.m., Technical Education Center, 1415 Harbor Way. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu.

Art installation: "One Million Bones", 4-5 p.m., Marine Park. Details: 957-2061.

Juneau Jumpers, 7-10 p.m., Glacier Valley Gym. Tickets: $5/$3/$10 for adults/students/families.

Juneau Skating Club Recital: "The History of Rock N' Roll", 7-10 p.m., Treadwell Arena. Tickets: $10/$5 for adults/students and children under 12. Details: 465-4060.

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

Presentation: "Growing up in Israel: My personal story", 7-8 p.m., Temple Sukkat Shalom, 211 Cordova Street. Visiting speaker: Israeli soldier Ran Bar-Yoshaft. Details: www.sukkatshalomalaska.net.

Play: Flipzoids, 7:30 p.m., at McPhetres Hall on 4th and Goldstreets. 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.generatortheater.org.

Fundraiser: Senior Center, 8 p.m., Latino's. Numerous comedy, hip hop, pop, urban and rap entertainment groups will be featured. Tickets: $10. Door prize drawing at 10 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the Senior Center.

Performance: Juneau Lyric Opera's "Messiah", Part 2, 8 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School auditorium. Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m. Tickets: $25/$18/$10 for adults/seniors/students. Details: 586-2742.

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

Sunday, April 29

High Power Rifle Match, 8:30 a.m. registration, 9:30 a.m. first shots, Hank Harmon Rifle Range. Three divisions: NRA High Power Rifle, Sporting Rifle and F Class Rifle. Cost: $5-$25, first time competitors free. DEtails: 789-1717 or info@juneauarifleandpistolclub.com.

Class: Long Pose Drawing/Painting, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. With Jackie Manning. $55 includes materials. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Book signing, 1-3 p.m., Hearthside Books, valley location. Author Sarah Isto will be presenting and signing her book "Fur Farms of Alaska: two centuries of history and a forgotten stampede". Details: www.hearthsidebooks.com.

Performance: Juneau Lyric Opera's "Messiah", Parts 1,2 and 3, 3 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School auditorium. One-hour intermission at 4:30 p.m. Tickets: $25/$18/$10 for adults/seniors/students. Details: 586-2742.

Play: Flipzoids, 2 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.

Presentation: "What could peace look like? An Israeli perspective", 4-6 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 West 10th Street. Details: www.sukkatshalomalaska.net.

Film: "Goon," 4 and 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

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.

International and Folk and Ballroom Dance, 6-8:30 p.m., downtown Alaska Club. Free.

Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Presentation by Ran Bar Yoshafat, hosted by the Juneau World Affairs Council. Details: www.jwac.org.

Theater: "Bigfoot and other Lost Souls", 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Pay-as-you-can preview. Details: 465-TIXS or www.perseverancetheatre.org.

Monday, April 30

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

Toastmasters Club, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, room 541. Improve your public speaking skills. Free. Details: www.takutoastmasters.org or 957-3353.

Presentation: "Questions and Answers about Israel Today", noon-1 p.m., State Office Building. Details: www.sukkatshalomalaska.net.

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: "Learn to Use Your Sewing Machine", 6-9 p.m., RainTree Quilting, 2213 Dunn Street. Cost: $21. Details: 789-7900.

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

Presentation: "Becoming Human: Getting beyond stereotypes", 6:30-7:30 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. For teens only. Details: www.sukkatshalomalaska.net.

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

Tuesday, May 1

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.

Meeting: JACC PACC Expansion, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. A meeting for people to talk about building a performing arts center.

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.

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


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