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Wednesday, June 6
Juneau calendar 060612 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, June 6
Wednesday, June 06, 2012

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Wednesday, June 6

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. Details: 586-5718.

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.

Native Arts Gathering, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center.

Story Time, 11 a.m., Downtown Library.

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

Sealaska Heritage Institute juried artshow opening, 4:30-7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Humanities Council.

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

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.

SouthEast Alaska Sailing "Get Out the Boat," 6-8 p.m., Gastineau Channel. 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.

Juneau Symphony's Youth Solo Competition, 7 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School auditorium. Free. Details: www.juneausymphony.org.

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, June 7

Native Artist Market, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Sealaska Plaza. Free.

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

Class: "Job Search, Resume Creation and Using ALEXsys," 10 a.m.-noon, The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Story Hour, 11 a.m.-noon, Douglas Library.

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.

Bartlett's Baby Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration building. For infants 0-1 year. Free. Details: 796-8975.

Workshop: "Face Stamp," noon- 2 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Instructor: Shadootlaa Hanlon. Cost: $10.

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

KTOO Board of Directors Meeting, 5-6 p.m., KTOO Conference Room, 360 Egan Drive. Open to the public.

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

All-Ages Workshop: "Songwriting, Drum Song Project," 5-7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Free. Instructor: George Holly.

Class: "Childbirth Preparation," 6:30-9 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

Film: "Reel Injun," 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Cost: $5.

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

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

Aunt Claudia's Dolls, Museum will display the large collection of Claudia Kelsey's antique dolls, bears and miniatures during Celebration (through June 9) from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 114 S Franklin St., suites 102, 103 & 105, above Hearthside Books (entering from S Franklin St by Cuts Online). Host is Mary Ellen Frank, a portrait doll carver.

Friday, June 8

Story Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library.

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

Workshop: "Formline Design I," 1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Learn the basics of Tlingit formline with instructor Nicholas Galanin. Cost: $10.

Film: "Smokin' Fish," 1 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.

Film: "Real Injun," 4:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon theater. Cost: $5.

Workshop: "The Way Our Grandparents Once Told Stories," 4:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Free. Led by Ishmael Hope, a workshop honoring the art of storytelling and oratory.

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.

Author's at Sea Cruise, 6-9 p.m. Three-hour cruise departs from Statter Harbor. Featured authors include Flip and Linda Nicklin, Lynn Schooler, Bob Armstrong, Kathy Hocker, Kim Heacox, Jeff Brown, Sarah Isto and Jim Kohn. Details: www.hearthsidebooks.com.

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.

Open Mic: Poetry, Storytelling, Music, 7:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Pay-as-you-can.

Saturday, June 9

Celebration Parade, 8-11 a.m., Mt. Roberts Tram to Centennial Hall.

Native Artist Market, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Sealaska Plaza. Free.

Baseball camp, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Dimond Park softball fields. Week-long camp for youth 7-9 years. Details: 321-5633.

Discovery Southeast camp: "Glacier Goonies," 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier. One-week camp for youth ages 7-12. Cost: $165 for members, $195 for nonmembers. Rull and partial scholarships are available. Details: www.discoverysoutheast.org or 463-1500.

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.

Farmers' and Crafters' Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Airport Shopping Center.

Costume making: "Parade of Species," 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio. Details: 586-1750.

Southeast Alaska Sailing race: Admiralty Cove, 10 a.m., between the Committee boat and Marmion Island Day Mark. Cost: $10/race or $50/series. Details: www.seasailing.us.

Mike Hatch Eaglecrest Road Race, 10 a.m., Mike Hatch Jeep, 4755 North Douglas Highway. Divisions: 21.6 meters and 9.5 meters.

Celebration 2012 Language Open House, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center.

Lecture: "Northern Northwest Coast Native Headgear," 11:30 a.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Free. Speaker: Steve Hendrickson.

Workshop: "Formline Design II," 1-3:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Learn the basics of Tlingit formline with instructor Nicholas Galanin. Cost: $10.

Film: "Reel Injun," 1 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Cost: $5.

Film: "Smokin' Fish," 3 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.

Spaghetti fund-raiser for Juneau Senior Center, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 West 12th Street. Cost: $12/$6 for adults/children under 12 years.

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

Performance: Juneau Symphony's "Summer Pops," 8 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School auditorium. Music from Duke Ellington and George Gershwin. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, the Juneau Arts and Culture Center, www.juneausymphony.org or at the door.

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

Sunday, June 10

Sunday Market, noon-4 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Details: 586-2787.

Film: "Reel Injun," 1 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Cost: $5.

Lecture: "World War II in Alaska," 2 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Speaker: Dirk Spennemann. Details: www.museums.sate.ak.us.

Family Movie Afternoon, 3-4:30 p.m., Douglas Public Library.

International Folk and Ballroom Dance, 6-8:30 p.m., JRC Downtown. Free.

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

Monday, June 11

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

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

Summer Climbing Camp, noon-3 p.m., The Rock Dump. One-week class. Cost: $150. Details: 586-4982 or climb@rockdump.com.

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

Senior Diabetes Support Group, 1-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 796-8649.

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.

Class: "Breastfeeding Success and Newborn Care," 6-8:15 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration building. Free. Details: 796-8422. 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, June 12

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.

Commercial Fishermen Safety Training Class, 8 a.m., Bill Ray Center, room 201. Free 10-hour course meets Coast Guard requirements for commercial fishing vessels. Details: 747-3287 or www.amsea.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: "Intermediate Microsoft Word Level 2," 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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.

EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

SATURDAY, JUNE 9

Second Annual Skagway Marathon and half marathon, 7:55, Skagway Ferry Terminal. Marathon course: Skagway to Dyea and up West Creek and back. Half marathon: Skagway to Dyea and back. Free. Details: Buckwheat Donahue, 983-2854.


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