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Wednesday, June 3
Juneau Calendar 060309 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, June 3
Wednesday, June 03, 2009

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, June 3

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

Beginning and intermediate English as a Second Language class, 10-11:30 a.m., The Learning Connection Gruening Park location, across from Wal-Mart. Free. Details: 586-6718.

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.

Intermediate English as a Second Language class, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., The Learning Connection Gruening Park location, across from Wal-Mart. Free. Details: 586-6718.

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. Details: 463-4099.

Storyteller Jim Weiss, 2:30 p.m. at the Downtown library, 7 p.m. at the Valley Library. Jim Weiss is well known for his telling of classic stories and his CDs have won many awards including the Parent's Choice Award. Learn more at www.greathall.com. To arrange a class visit to the afternoon presentation, please contact Amelia at ameliaj@juneau.lib.ak.us. All presentations are free and open to the public. Jim Weiss's visit is sponsored by a grant from the Alaska State Libraries and the Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries

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.

Try the Wheel with Barbara Lydon at the Canvas, 6-9 p.m. Learn the basics of centering and shaping on the wheel. Return to glaze your pieces during one of our open glazing studios. $45 Details: 586-1750.

Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting,

6 p.m., Juneau International Airport, Aurora Room. Details: 796-2092.

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.

Rotaract meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Baranof Hotel, Douglas Room. A social club for young people age 18 to 30. Details: Marc, 321-2261 or www.juneaurotaract.org.

Free movie at the Silverbow, 8 p.m.

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 mic, 9 p.m.-close, Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

Thursday, June 4

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. 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. 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. Details: 586-1203.

Open fencing 4:30 p.m., UAS Recreation Center. 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.

Drawing 101 with Barbara Lydon, 6-9 p.m., the Canvas. June 1 & 4. For new and rusty artists interested in learning sketching techniques. $25 for one/$40 for both classes. Details: 586-1750.

Beginning Wheel with Sarah Arntson, 6-9 p.m. on Thursdays, May 28-July 2 at the Canvas. $210. Students will learn basic wheel skills including centering, throwing, and trimming, and glazing. Class fee includes instruction, additional open studio time, clay, glazing and firing. Details: 586-1750.

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.

Open mic at The 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. 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, June 5

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.

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

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

First Friday book signing with Bob Armstrong, 4:30-7 p.m., Hearthside Books downtown, featuring his new titles, The Mendenhall Wetlands & Beavers of the Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-1726.

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.

Concert in the Park, 7-8:30 p.m., Marine Park Downtown. Details: www.jahc.org.

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.

High School Dance, 7 p.m. - midnight, Juneau Arts & Culture Center. $5 Cover

Waltz & ChaCha Instruction, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Dance Unlimited studio. Drop-ins are welcomed. Details: www.juneaudance.com, 463-5327.

DJ Judo Local Hip-Hop, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., The Rendezvous bar. Details: 586-1270.

Saturday, June 6

Hand Building with Clay with Joyce Payne at the Canvas, Saturdays, June 6-27, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Explore hand building techniques using slabs and extruded forms. Class fee includes instruction, additional open studio time, clay, glazing and firing. $145. Details: 586-1750.

El Sombrero's Eaglecrest Time Trial, 10 a.m., Eaglecrest road before the first big hill. Meet in large parking lot. 4.5 miles. Details: Casey Colton, cc2@gci.net

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.

Beginning Wheel with Joyce Payne, Saturdays, June 6-27, 2-5 p.m. $145.

In beginning wheel throwing classes students will learn basic wheel skills including centering, throwing, and trimming, and glazing. Handles and other decoration options will also be introduced. Class fee includes instruction, additional open studio time, clay, glazing and firing. Details: 586-1750.

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. Details: Even Hales 321-9779 or haines.maestro@gmail.com.

Community Sunset Paddles Sea Kayak Program, 5-9 p.m. Meet at Saga's Eagle Valley Center, 24600 Amalga Harbor Rd. All gear, guides and instruction included. $40 per trip / $15 with your own gear. Supports youth adventure programming. Email RSVP to kayak@servealaska.org

Fairbanks Frontier Chorus Sweet Adelines in concert, 7:30 p.m., with a free workshop at 5 p.m. $10/$7/and free for little ones.

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

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, June 7

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

Cindy Aillaud Sidewalk Signing, 1-3 p.m., Hearthside Books downtown. Author of "Recess at 20 Below." Details: 789-2750.

Community Fundraiser for Tag Eckles, 2-6 p.m. at the Hangar Ballroom. Long time Juneau musician with special appearances by friends of Tag. Tickets: $10 for jambalaya or donation. Details: 463-2533.

Intermediate Wheel Throwing: Bowls with Joyce Payne Sundays, June 7-28, 2-5 p.m. If you've taken an introductory wheel throwing class and are ready for the next challenge, here's your chance to continue with bowls. Explore different techniques for forming bowls and a variety of trimming techniques for finishing feet and rims.

Class fee includes clay, instruction, additional open studio time, glazing and firing. $145. 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.

Monday, June 8

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 Excel 2007. Mondays and Wednesdays, June 1-29. Details: 586-5718.

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

Prenatal Yoga, 6-7 p.m. every Monday at the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Details: 586-1203.

Free Parenting classes, alternating birth to 1 year and 1-3 year olds at the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. 6-8 p.m. Bring your child! Details: 586-1203.

Exercises in Oil Painting with Magil Pratt, 6-9 p.m. Additional session June 22. Short oil painting exercises designed to strengthen your painting skills. Let yourself loosen up and paint with more speed. $35 for one/$60 for two (includes materials). Details: 586-1750.

100-voice Georgia Festival Chorus concert, 6 p.m., Northern Light United Church,400 West 11th St. All donations for this event will directly go to the NLUC Youth Ministry program. You are invited to bring a dessert to share for the welcoming reception following the singing.

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 p.m., 7630 Glacier Hwy. 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.

Hip-Hop Night at the Alaskan, 9 p.m.

Tuesday, June 9

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.

Kids Felted Bead Class with Lynn Schell, June 9 and 11, 10 a.m.-noon at the Canvas. Kids, come make felted beads! Create a set of unique handmade beads in the first class and string them in the second class. We'll provide glass and metal beads to incorporate with your felted beads. $40 (includes materials). Details: 586-1750.

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. Details: Even Hales, 321-9779 or haines.maestro@gmail.com.

Free computer class, 5-7 p.m. at The Learning Connection. Introduction to Access 2007. Tuesday and Thursday, June 2-30. 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. 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. Call 586-1517 after 5pm. Visit mariedrakeplanetarium.com

Life drawing, 6:45 p.m. Ruby Room in Emporium Mall. $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. 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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