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Juneau Calendar 042909 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly
Wednesday, April 29, 2009

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, April 29

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 David and Nic Sheff. 11 a.m., 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.

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

Special Board of Education Meeting on School Day Schedule, 4:30 p.m., JDHS Library. Details: Kristin Bartlett, 523-1707.

Airport Board special meeting, 5 p.m. in the Aurora Room. The purpose of this meeting will be the Airport Manager selection process. Details: 789-7821.

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.

"O Lovely Gloworm" by Glen Berger, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Pay-as-you-can preview. Details: 463-TIXS.

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

Salsa at the Buoy Deck, Wednesdays 8-10 p.m. $5 class from 8 to 8:30. Dinner served before 8 p.m.

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 30

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.

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.

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.

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

"O Lovely Gloworm" by Glen Berger, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Pay-as-you-can preview. 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, May 1

Young Parent & Healthy Teen Center Alaskan Regional Health Fair at Dzantik'I Heeni Middle School, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. at the DZ gym.

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

Storytime, 11a.m., Valley Library.

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

Organ concert featuring T.J. Duffy. Noon, State Office Building.

REACH Art Studio Sale, 4-7 p.m.

First Friday gallery walk, 4-7 p.m., multiple galleries in downtown Juneau. Details: www.jahc.org.

9th Annual Classic, Custom and Antique Auto & Cycle Show, 4-9 p.m., Centennial Hall. $5 per person; under 8 are free. Details: 789-1648, www.juneaudipsticks.org

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

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

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.

"O Lovely Gloworm" by Glen Berger, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Opening night. Details: 463-TIXS.

Femme' Fatale Drag Show at the Rendezvous, 8 p.m. $15 per person. Call 586-6089 to purchase tickets. Crowning of the Duke and Duchess of Juneau at 10 p.m.

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

Brave Monkey at Zephyr restaurant, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.

Ultimate Frisbee UAS REC center, 5:30 p.m. Details 796-6544.

Saturday, May 2

2nd Annual Channel Islands Marine Park Marine Debris Clean-Up

Meet at Auke Bay and we will provide a boat ride to the islands in the Park.

Details or to volunteer: Bob Sylvester at hikeak@yahoo.com.

Rotary Park Fun Run for Kids, 9 a.m. This one-mile fun run starts at Rotary Park in the Mendenhall Valley. Details: Colleen Jardell at 364-2600, www.southeastroadrunners.org

March of Dimes "March for Babies," 10 a.m., Twin Lakes. Details: Gina White at 586-1650, Kristy Tibbles at 586-3238 or marchforbabies.org.

9th Annual Classic, Custom and Antique Auto & Cycle Show, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Centennial Hall. $5 per person; under 8 are free. Details: 789-1648, www.juneaudipsticks.org

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.

Full Circle Music Studio's Annual Recital, 3 p.m., Aldersgate Church.

The students of Mary DeSmet and Greg Burger perform on piano, voice, guitar, fiddle, mandolin and banjo. Reception following. All are welcome to attend. Free.

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.

Juneau Concert Band Spring Concert, 7 p.m. at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center: An hour of band music featuring some of the finest wind and percussion players in Juneau. Featuring Nathan Bastuscheck in a Tuba Concertino. Additional music includes selections from "West Side Story" Sousa marches and a piece written in remembrance of the events at Columbine 10 years ago this month. Conducted by Todd Hunt. Pay-as-you-can.

"O Lovely Gloworm" by Glen Berger, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: 463-TIXS.

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

Great Alaskan Bluegrass Band at the Island Pub, 8 p.m.-close.

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

Femme' Fatale Drag Show at Marlintini's, 8 p.m. $15 per person. Call 586-6089 to purchase tickets.

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

Sunday, May 3

9th Annual Classic, Custom and Antique Auto & Cycle Show, 11 a.m.-4:3- p.m., Centennial Hall. $5 per person; under 8 are free. $15 family- up to five people, Sunday only. Details: 789-1648, www.juneaudipsticks.org

UAS commencement, 2 p.m., Charles Gamble Jr. - Donald Sperl Joint Use Facility, 12300 Mendenhall Loop Road (UAS Rec Center).

Full Circle Music Studio's Annual Recital, 3 p.m., Aldersgate Church.

The students of Mary DeSmet and Greg Burger perform on piano, voice, guitar, fiddle, mandolin and banjo. Reception following. All are welcome to attend. Free.

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

Monday, May 4

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.

Alaska State Museum Guest Curator preview, 7 p.m. Ann Fienup-Riordan, the guest curator of the exhibition, "Yuungnaqpiallerput The Way We Genuinely Live: Masterworks of Yup'ik Science and Survival" will offer a special preview talk at the Alaska State Museum. Although the exhibition will formally open on Museum Day, May 16, the public is invited to come hear Ms. Fienup-Riordan speak about putting the show together, working with elders and youngsters from the Y-K Delta, and borrowing objects for the exhibit from over a dozen different American and European museums.

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

Free Introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint class, 5-7 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, May 4-27, The Learning Connection at 210 Ferry Way

Classes are small and fill up quickly.

Call 586-5718 to secure your spot.

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.

Juneau History 101 workshop, 6-8:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Curator Addison Field will lead participants through a discussion of Juneau's historic sites, local lore and most frequently asked questions of Juneau visitors. $25, includes packet of information. Details and registration: 586-3572.

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.

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

Free Silverbow Movie: 8 p.m.

We Shall Remain PBS Series, 8 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Monday nights through May 11. Five-part series portrays different perspectives of Native peoples throughout America and their integral part in the shaping of the

nation. Broadcasts begin at 8pm and are followed by informal discussion.

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

Tuesday, May 5

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 Center. Beginners. Equipment available. Details: Even Hales, 321-9779 or haines.maestro@gmail.com.

Juneau Commission on Sustainability planning meeting, 5:15 p.m., JACC. Public invited to help plan the 2009 Juneau Farmer's Market & Local Foods Festival which this year will be held August 29.

Juneau World Affairs Council Travelogue, 5:30 p.m., Goldtown Nickelodeon Theatre. This month's travelogue features "Glimpses of Malawi: The Country, the People and the Clean Well Project" with Paul Beran. Free and open to the public. www.jwac.org

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

Juneau History 101 workshop, 6-8:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Curator Addison Field will lead participants through a discussion of Juneau's historic sites, local lore and most frequently asked questions of Juneau visitors. $25, includes packet of information. Details and registration: 586-3572.

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. 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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