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Wednesday, May 16
Juneau calendar 051612 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, May 16
Wednesday, May 16, 2012

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, May 16

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. Details: 586-5718 pr 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.

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

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

Concert: "Duets and the Depot," 5:30-6:30 p.m., Alaskan Brewnig Company Depot. Music by Linda and Paul Rosenthal and Jeffrey Solow. Free. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

eBook Open House, 5:30-7 p.m., Valley Public Library. Details: jonasl@juneau.org.

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.

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

Jazz Jam, 7:30-9 p.m., The Lucky Lady. Free concert by Jeffrey Solow.

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.

Femme Fatale Amateur Night, 9 p.m.-midnight, The Rendezvous. Strut your stuff for the crown of Drag Queen and King of the Capital. Details: 586-6089.

Thursday, May 17

Betty Lou's Material World Trunk Show, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Four-day show, formally called Tribal Designs, features Bali and Kathmandu clothing collections. Details: 360-961-1494.

Docent training, 10 a.m.-noon, Alaska State Museum. Details: 465-2901 or mary.irvine@alaska.gov.

Class: "Job Search, Resume Creation and Using ALEXsys," 10 a.m.-noon, The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

Meeting: Juneau Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee, 11 a.m., Hanger Ballroom. Details: 463-3488.

Chamber Lunch, noon-1 p.m., Moose Lodge. 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.

Class: Introduction to foster and adoptive parenting, noon-1 p.m., 9109 Mendenhall Mall Road, Suite 6-A. Details: 790-4246.

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

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.

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

Vocal Workshop, 5:15-7:15 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan lecture hall. Instructor: Dee Daniels.

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

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

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

Concert: "The Genious of Shostakovich," 7:30-9 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Music by Yoni Levyatov, Paul Rosenthal and Jeffrey Solow. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

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

Friday, May 18

Workshop: "Becoming an Outdoors Woman," Echo Ranch. Three-day workshop for women 18 years and older with classes on hunting, fishing and outdoor skills. Details: sandy.obrien@alaska.gov.

Workshop: Starting a Business, 9-11 a.m., AKSBDC, 3100 Channel Drive, 3rd floor of the Empire building. Free. Details: 463-3227 or www.aksbde.org.

Betty Lou's Material World Trunk Show, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Four-day show, formally called Tribal Designs, features Bali and Kathmandu clothing collections. Details: 360-961-1494.

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.

International Museum Day, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Last Chance Mining Museum. Free admission. Details: Renee, 586-5338.

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

Concert: "Juneau Jazz and Classics brown bag," noon, Nugget Mall. Cello and piano performances will be featured. Free. Details: 789-4439.

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

Juneau Maritime Festival, 3-9 p.m., Marine Park and Plaza.

Live music at the Tram, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Timberline Bar and Grill. Music will feature Tom Locher on piano and Wayne Norlund on saxophone and bass clarinet every Friday through the end of August. Details: 463-3412.

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

Summer Adult Sailboat Racing, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Racing series change every month. Cost: $25/series. Details: www.juneauyouthsailing.org/races.html.

GED Graduation, 6-8 p.m., Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall, 320 West Willoughby Street. Details: 586-5718.

Woosh Kinaadeiyi Poetry Slam and Open Mic, 6:30 p.m., Auke Bay Firehouse, 11900 Glacier Highway. Theme: "I like it hot." Sign up starts at 6 p.m. Share poetry, songs, talents or listen and cheer. Winner takes $25. Interested participants come prepared with three original poems. Details: juneaupoetryslam@gmail.com.

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

Presentation: "On the Plains as a Crow Indian, Horses, language, life," 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan lecture Hall. Speaker: 2009-2011 Poet Laureate of Montana Henry Real Bird. Free. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu.

Film: "Bully," 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.

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

Concert: "Barney McClure Trio with Dee Daniels," 8-9:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

Performance: Femme Fatale, 10 p.m.-midnight, Rondezvous. Crowned drag king and queen will join in performance, a benefit for Four A's AIDS awareness.

Saturday, May 19

Songbird banding demonstration and bird walk, 7-11 a.m., Juneau Community Garden. Talk with ornithologists, walk marsh with expert birder, all ages welcome. Free. Details: Gwen Baluss, gbaluss@fs.fed.us.

Sea Coast Relay, 9 a.m., Lena Picnic area. Five-leg relay begins at Lena picnic area and winds 25-miles to Mendenhall Glacier and back. Details: Shelly Tamone, 321-8559.

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.

Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run, 10 a.m., Twin Lakes. 5K torch run fundraiser for the special Olympics. Details: Sarah Hieb evelsrh@gmail.com or 321-5705.

Docent training, 10 a.m.-noon, Alaska State Museum. Details: 465-2901 or mary.irvine@alaska.gov.

A Trip South pre-departure event, mega garage sale 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Tour de Franzia wine tasting and acoustic music 5-8 p.m., dance party with DJ Manu 8 p.m.-1 a.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Details: www.atripsouth.com.

Art in the Park, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Eagle Beach. Details: 465-2483.

Used Boat Show and Outdoor Gear Fair, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.,, Nugget Mall. No guns will be sold. Details: 789-4439.

Betty Lou's Material World Trunk Show, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Centennial Hall. Four-day show, formally called Tribal Designs, features Bali and Kathmandu clothing collections. Details: 360-961-1494.

Class: "Beginning Drawing," 10 a.m.-noon, The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Saturdays through June 9. Instructor: Averyl Veliz. Ages 15 and up. Cost: $125, includes materials. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Juneau Maritime Festival, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Marine Park Plaza and Pavilion. Details: www.juneaumaritimefestival.org.

University of Alaska Southeast Community Day, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., UAS.

Class: "Landscape Watercolor," 2-4 p.m.,, The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Saturdays through June 9. Instructor: Averyl Veliz. Cost: $125, includes materials. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org

The Arts for Youth Spring Showcase "Proud to be an American," 2 and 6 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. Spring dance showcase honors military and home-town heroes. Cost: $10/$12 for early purchases and children/adults. Details: mika@tafy.org.

Arctic Tern Celebration, 3-5 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Welcome back the terns to Juneau. Free.

Film: "Balance," 4 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Free. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

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.

Performance: Femme Fatale, 6 p.m. and 9 p.m., Baranof Hotel. Crowned drag king and queen will join in performance, a benefit for Four-A's AIDS awareness. Tickets: $15.

Film: "Bully," 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.

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

Concert: Lavay Smith and her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, 8-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: www.jazzandclassics.org.

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

Sunday, May 20

UAS Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament, departs Juneau for Haines at 8:30 a.m. Cost: $200 for members, $235 for non-members, includes transportation, 18-holes, breakfast, lunch and dinner. Details: 796-6569.

Juneau Gun Club Side by Side shoot out, 11 a.m., Juneau Gun Club, Mile 0.5 Montana Creek Road. Two divisions: 12 gauge and sub 12 gauge. Cost: $20/$24 members/non-members. Details: 789-1717 or www.juneaugunclub.com.

Betty Lou's Material World Trunk Show, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Centennial Hall. Four-day show, formally called Tribal Designs, features Bali and Kathmandu clothing collections. Details: 360-961-1494.

Class: "Poetry and Painting for kids," noon-2 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Instructor: Maria Offer. For youth ages 6-11. Cost: $25. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Used Boat Show and Outdoor Gear Fair, noon-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. No guns will be sold. Details: 789-4439.

Concert: Juneau Wind Ensemble, 3-4:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Details: 364-2858.

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

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

Concert: "Notorious," 7:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Cost: $10.

Film: "National Geographic short films," 8:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Monday, May 21

Training: WESPAK-SE, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Federal Building, fourth floor, NOAA conference room. Three-day training. Learn to assess wetland functions with WESPAK-SE, a new tool designed specifically for Southeast Alaska. Instructor: Paul Adamus. Details: setrust@ptialaska.net or 586-3100.

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

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

Cribbage, 5:45 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Public welcome

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

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.

Lecture: "Then and Now: Powering the Great Mines of Juneau," 7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Speakers: mining historian David STone and AEL&P's Scott Willis. Cost: $10/$7 for adults/seniors and youth 12 and under. Details: 586-3572.

Film and concert: "Yellow Submarine," 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 22

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.

HAZWOPER 24-hour certification, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Juneau Travelodge. Three-day class. Details: 907-225-7002 or margaret@seapro.org.

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.

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.

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

Women's Education Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE, 1547 Glacier Hwy. Rotating topics include domestic violence, sexual assault, chemical dependency, family dynamics and self-care. Child care available by reservation. Free. Details: 586-6623 or www.aware.org.

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

EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

PETERSBURG

THURSDAY, MAY 17 -

SATURDAY, MAY 19

Little Norway Festival, events begin on Thursday at 8 p.m. with a festival dance. For more information visit the Facebook page or call 907-772-3949.


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