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Wednesday, May 6
Juneau Calendar 050609 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, May 6
Wednesday, May 06, 2009

Story last updated at 5/6/2009 - 11:15 am

Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, May 6

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.

Free computer class, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at The Learning Connection. Introduction to Microsoft Word. Details: 586-5718.

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 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.

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

Free computer class, 5-7 p.m. at The Learning Connection. Introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint. 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.

Understanding Tlingit Culture and What is Authentic Native Art, 6-8:30 p.m. at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Workshops lead by Ishmael Hope and Kathy Ellis. Cost is $25. Details: 586-3572.

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

Moments of Wonder, 6:30 p.m. at the Douglas Library. Barry Schieber and his dog Moritz present a personal story of a dog's power to heal. Details: 586-0434

"O Lovely Glowworm" by Glen Berger, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Pay-as-you-can. UAS night. 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, May 7

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.

Free computer class, 5-7 p.m. at The Learning Connection. Introduction to web page design. Details: 586-5718.

Understanding Tlingit Culture and What is Authentic Native Art, 6-8:30 p.m. at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Workshops lead by Ishmael Hope and Kathy Ellis. Cost is $25. Details: 586-3572.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 6:45-8 p.m. at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church.

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.

National Day of Prayer Observance,

7 p.m. at Chapel by the Lake. Child care provided at no cost.

National Alliance on Mental Illness Annual Meeting, 7 p.m. at DIPAC. Free admission and the public is welcome. Details: 463-4251.

Robert Armstrong slideshow and book signing, 7:30 p.m. at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: Laurie 789-0097.

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

Contra Dance, 7:30-9:30 p.m. at Capital School. Music by Happy to Be Here. Caller: Tom Paul. All are welcome.

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.

Sit In with the Band, 9:30 p.m. at The Rendezvous. The Band: Jason Caputo-Guitar, Dale McFarlin-Drums, Jeff Geotz-Bass, Caleb Wylie-Rhythm Guitar. Bring your instrument and sign up for a slot. Details: 523-8984.

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

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

Friday, May 8

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

Free computer class, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at The Learning Connection. Introduction to Microsoft Word. Details: 586-5718.

Storytime, 11a.m., Valley Library.

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

Organ concert featuring J. Allan MacKinnon, State Office Building.

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

Artist reception with Elise Tomlinson, 4:30-7 p.m. at Annie Kaill's.

Yoga Workshop, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Taproot Yoga. Guest Instructor Lynne Minton will focus on yoga philosophy and meditation. Registration: 209-9297.

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.

Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crew Kick-Off Party, 6 p.m. at the Hangar Ballroom. $15 for all-you-can-drink beer provided by the Alaska Brewing Co.

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

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

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

Saturday, May 9

Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crew Workshop, Classroom session from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Douglas Library. Trailbuilding field session from 1-4 p.m. on Sheep Creek Trail. More info: 790-6406.

Yoga Workshop, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. at Taproot Yoga with guest Instructor Lynne Minton.Morning session will focus on grounding with root chakras, standing and seated poses. Afternoon session will focus on elevation with crown chakras, head and shoulder stands and breathing. Registration: 209-9297.

Exercises In Oil Painting with Magil Pratt, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at The Canvas. $35. More info: 586-1750.

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.

Tee Harbor Short Road Race, 10 a.m. start time at the Tee Harbor Fire Station. 22.5 miles. More info: juneaufreewheelers.com.

Perseverance Theatre Season 31 Auditions, 12-6 p.m. Contact Shona Strauser at 364-2421 ext. 232 or shona@perseverancetheatre.org to schedule an audition.

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.

"O Lovely Glowworm" 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.

Spring Into Summer Fundraiser for the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center, 5-9 p.m. The Zahasky Family Band, Dancing, Food, Beer/Wine, Dessert Auction and Silent Auction.

$10 at the door (free for kids under 12). Details: 586-5765.

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

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

Sunday, May 10

Group Road Bicycle Ride, 9 a.m. Meet at A&P. Details: juneaufreewheelers.com.

Yoga Workshop, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. at Taproot Yoga with guest Instructor Lynne Minton.Morning session will focus on the heart with center chakras, backbends, twists and core work. Afternoon session will focus on will feature the Yoga Sutras. Registration: 209-9297.

Perseverance Theatre Season 31 Auditions, 12-6 p.m. Call Shona Strauser at 364-2421 ext. 232 or shona@perseverancetheatre.org to schedule an audition.

Mother's Day Felted Bead Class with Lynn Schell, 2-4 p.m. at The Canvas. Create a set of felted beads and return next week to assemble. Cost is $40. Details: 586-1750.

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. Details: 463-TIXS.

Monday, May 11

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.

Free computer class, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at The Learning Connection. Introduction to Microsoft Word. Details: 586-5718.

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.

Rockin' Kids' Climb, 3-9 p.m. at The Rock Dump. $3 off the regular price. Details: 586-4982.

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

Free computer class, 5-7 p.m. at The Learning Connection. Introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint. Details: 586-5718.

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

Beginning Wheel Throwing Class with Thomas Weise, 6-9 p.m. at The Canvas. Details: 586-1750.

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.

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 12

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.

Free computer class, 5-7 p.m. at The Learning Connection. Introduction to web page design. Details: 586-5718.

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. 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.

The Faces of Mining, 7 p.m. at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. The Personalities that Shaped Juneau's Mining History with local mining historian David Stone. $10 adults/ $7 seniors and youth 18 and under. Details: 586-3572.

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.

The General Dilemma: A Murder Mystery, 7 p.m. at the Phoenix Theatre

Written and performed by members of Young Company and directed by Brandon Demery. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-TIXS.

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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