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Wednesday, May 30
Juneau calendar 053012 CALENDAR 1 For the Capital City Weekly Wednesday, May 30
Wednesday, May 30, 2012

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, May 30

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

GED Orientation, 10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 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.

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.

Presentation: "Energy Security without Going Broke, Destroying the Climate or Militarizing the Arctic Ocean," 5 p.m., KTOO Studios. Speaker: Albert Bates. Details: alopez@jedc.org.

Class: "My Berina," 6-9 p.m., Rain Tree Quilting.

Presentation: "Satellites: Seeing the World in a Whole New Way," 6-7 p.m., Downtown Public Library.

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.

Get Out the Boat sailing event, 6 p.m., Gastineau Channel. Free. Details: www.seasailing.us.

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.

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.

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, May 31

Book signing, 10-11:30 a.m., Seaside Yarns. Author: Donna Druchunas; book: "Arctic Lace." Free. Details: seasideyarns@gmail.com.

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.

Film: "Headhunters," 2, 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.

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

Plant sale, 4-7 p.m., Alaskan and Proud grocery store. Details: 586-1616.

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: 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.

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

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

Friday, June 1

First Friday, Juneau galleries, museums and shops open their doors for show and exhibit openings, artist meet-and-greets and more. 4:30-7 p.m. Downtown.

Running the Landscape, paintings inspired by trail runs around Juneau

by MK MacNaughton,4:30-7 p.m., the Rookery.

Michelle Morrell, Juneau Artists Gallery feature for June. Meet the artist, 4:30-7 p.m., 175 South Franklin St. www.juneauartistsgallery.com

Class: "Electric Vehicle Conversion," University of Alaska Southeast technical educational center. Five-day class. Details: 586-6942.

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.

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

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Management Transition Committee, noon, Board Room, BRH Administration Building. Details: 796-8463.

Film: "Headhunters," 2, 4, 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.

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

Plant sale, 4-7 p.m., Alaskan and Proud grocery store. Details: 586-1616.

Concerts in the Park, 5:30-7 p.m., Marine Park. Performers: Thunder Mountain Big Band. Details: 586-2787.

Yoga Class: Free First Friday, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Details: 789-6392.

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.

Get Out the Boat sailing event, 7 p.m., Auke Bay. Free. Details: www.seasailing.us.

Sit in with the band, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Rendezvous Bar. Bring your instrument and amplifier.

Saturday, June 2

Rummage sale, 7 a.m.-noon, Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Details: 789-3365.

Girls on the Run Coach Training, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., AWARE conference room. Details: 586-6610.

National Trails Day celebration, 9 a.m. corner of Valley Blvd. and Granite Drive. Work party, noon dedication and ribbon cutting. Lunch and refreshments provided. Public welcome. Details: 790-6406.

Dads and Babies Play Group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 3rd Street. For kids 0-3 years. Free. Details: 796-8975.

Race: "Every mile is worth it," 9:30 a.m., Sandy Beach. One mile walk or 5K "Maze" style course. Cost: $12 for adults, pay-as-you-can for youth 18 and under. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Details: 463-6645.

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

Family Day at the Lake, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Twin Lakes. Activities include fishing, games and prizes. Hot dogs will be available for a small price. Sponsored by Juneau-Gastineau Rotary Club. Details: 463-5885.

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

Bonsai Tree Group, 1 p.m., private valley facility. Details: awjinak@yahoo.com.

Film: "Headhunters," 2, 4, 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.

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

Juneau Family Health and Birth Center Whale Watch Cruise, 6-9 p.m., Auke Bay Statter Harbor. Tickets: $100. Dinner included, and a no host bar. Details: 586-1203.

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.

Rollergirls Brawl, 7-9 p.m., Centennial Hall. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Tickets: $20, available at Juneau Arts and Culture Center, Hearthside Book, Rainy Retreat Books or www.juneaurollergirls.com. Must be 21 or older.

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

Sunday, June 3

Steel Plate Rifle Match, registration at 9 a.m., first shots at 10 a.m., Hank Harmon Rifle Range, Montana Creek Road. Cost: $10/$15 for members/nonmembers. Free for first-timers. Details: 789-1717 or info@juneaurifleandpistolclub.com.

National Cancer Survivor Day event, "Celebration of Life Walk," 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: 796-2273.

Sunday Market, noon-4 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center lawn.

Film: "Headhunters," 2, 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.

Monday, June 4

Baseball camp, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Dimond Park softball fields. Week-long camp for youth 10-12 years. Details: 321-5633.

Sewing Camp, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., RainTree Quilting. Three-day camp for teens and tweens. Details: 789-7900.

Dance camp, 9 a.m.-noon and/or 12:30-2:20 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School. Camp runs through June 22. $300 for morning class, $200 for afternoon class, $485 for both. Details: www.juneaudance.org.

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

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 3rd Street. For toddlers 1-3 years. Free. Details: 796-8975.

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Executive Committee, noon, Board Room, BRH Administration Building. Details: 796-8463.

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

Camp: It's a Dog's Life, 1-4 p.m., Gastineau Humane Society. Five-day camp for children ages 11-15 focusing on how to be a healthy dog owner. Details: 789-0260.

Class: "Introduction to computers, internet and email," 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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: "Breastfeeding Success and Newborn Care," 6-8:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

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

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

Tuesday, June 5

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: Juneau Arts and Culture Center expansion, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center.

Venus transit viewing, 2-8 p.m., Marine Park. Friends of the Marie Drake Planetarium will have solar telescopes for viewing. All ages welcome. Free. Details: 500-2941 or www.mariedrakeplanetarium.com.

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: "Intermediate Microsoft Word Level 2," 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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.


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