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Wednesday, May 23
Juneau Calendar 052312 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, May 23
Wednesday, May 23, 2012

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, May 23

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

Class: "8 Hour HAZWOPER refresher," 8-5 p.m., Juneau Travel Lodge. Details: 907-225-7002 or margaret@seapro.org.

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

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

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.

Sunday Market Organizational meeting, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Humanities Gallery.

Workshop: Social Media Marketing for Businesses, noon-1:30 p.m., AKSBDC Juneau, 3100 Channel Drive, 3rd floor of Empire building. Cost: $20. Details: 463-3227 or www.aksbdc.org.

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

Meeting: Government Affairs, 4 p.m., Chamber Conference Room. Details: 463-3488.

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.

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.

CBJ Citizens Academy: Public Works, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Fire Station. Part of a series of interactive monthly meetings providing information on local government and services. This week's topic: Fire Department.

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.

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.

"American Meat," Dinner and a movie, 7 p.m.. Goldtown Theater, $10, $7 for movie only.

Beer tasting dinner, 7 p.m. The Flight Deck, tickets $39.95 in advance, $44.95 at the door, five course beer dinner.

Story time with Sen. Lisa Murkowski, 11 a.m.-noon, Downtown Public Library, via video conference with Kenai Community Library, youth audience.

Thursday, May 24

Meeting: Energy Committee, 10 a.m. Details: www.seconference.org. Call-in number: 1-888-550-5602, code 8249-4332.

Presentation: "Scientist in Action: Exploring the Red Planet," 11 a.m.-noon, Valley Public Library. Details: jonasl@juneau.org.

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.

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.

Class: "Make and Take Ironing Board Cover", 6-9 p.m., Rain Tree Quilting.

Friends of Jenson-Olson Arboretum Wine Tasting Benefit, 6-9 p.m., Glacier Gardens. Food, music by Tom Locher and silent auction. Tickets available at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center and Hearthside books. Cost: $35, or $60 for two. Details: friendsjoa@gamil.com.

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

Film: "Bully," 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.

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

Kindergarten Registration, Juneau School District, 3-5 p.m., at Gruening Park Learning Connection in Lemon Creek, 1800 Northwood Ave, Apt. G-49

Details: 780-6706.

Friday, May 25

Presentation: "You Say More Than You Think," 8 a.m.-noon, Centennial Hall. Presented by APOA Crime Conference. Speaker: Janine Driver. Cost: $40. Tickets available at Hearthside Book or www.apoaconference.com.

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.

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

Workshop: Starting a Business, noon-2 p.m., AKSBDC, 3100 Channel Drive, 3rd floor of the Empire building. Free. Details: 463-3227 or www.aksbde.org.

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

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

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.

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

Recital: Juneau Dance Unlimited, 7-9 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School.

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

Rain Country Rhythm and Blues, Tyler Preston Trio featuring Harrison B., 9:30 p.m.

Alaskan Hotel & Bar. Details: 209-6153.

Saturday, May 26

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.

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

Fair: Arts, Crats and Antiques, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

Broken glass pick up, 10 a.m.-noon, Sandy Beach. Hosted by Grateful Dogs of Juneau. Details 586-3849 or gd-info@gratefuldogsofjuneau.org.

Spring English Tea Party, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

Annual Hershey's Track and Field Games and All-Comer Meet, 1-4:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain Track and Turf field. Details: 586-0463 or jess_brown@ci.juneau.ak.us.

Concert: Juneau Dance Unlimited, 2 and 7 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School.

Great Pumpkin Festival planning meeting, 3:30-5 p.m., Valley Public Library. Details: 586-1616.

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

Whale Watch Cruise Benefit, 5-8 p.m. Benefit for the Community Christian Counseling Center. Details: 789-2595.

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.

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.

Concert: Unzicker Family Band, 7-9 p.m., The Rookery Cafe.

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

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

Kari Groven and the Wristrockets, take over the Viking, 10 p.m., upstairs.

Sunday, May 27

Hi-Power Rifle Tournament, 9:30 a.m., Hank Harmon Rifle Range. Sign-up starts at 8:30 a.m. Cost: $22/$25//$5 for JRPC members/non-members/youth. Three divisions: NRA High Power Rifle, Sporting Rifle and F Class Rifle. Details: 789-9025, 789-1717 or info@juneaurifleandpistolclub.com.

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

Fair: Arts, Crats and Antiques, noon.-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

Theater: "Bigfoot and other Lost Souls," 2 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: 465-TIXS or www.perseverancetheatre.org.

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

Monday, May 28

Memorial Day Services, 11 a.m.-noon, Evergreen Cemetery and Alaska Memorial Park.

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

Douglas Post Office support rally, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Douglas Depot. Details: Mary Pusich, 321-3641.

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.

Tuesday, May 29

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.

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.

Planetarium presentation: "Eros, Asteroids and Planetary Transits," and "The Stars Tonight," 6:30 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Free. Details: 500-2941 or www.mariedrakeplanetarium.com.

Future Shorts Film Festival, 7 p.m., Gold Town Theater. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Juneau 2030: Carbon Negative, non-nuclear and prospering in de-growth, with Albert Batest, 7 p.m., UAS Egan Lecture Hall (EG112).


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