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Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428.
Juneau Calendar 071614 CALENDAR 2 Capital City Weekly Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014

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Juneau Calendar

Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428.

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176.

Senior exercise, 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669.

"Write For Your Life" group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5267.

U.S. Citizenship class, 11 a.m. to noon, The Learning Connection-Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Drive, Apt. G-49.

Shriners' weekly luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Moose Lodge.

Summer Food Service Program for Children, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 15, Geneva Woods Community Center next to Gastineau Elementary. Douglas Community United Methodist Church and Northern Light United Church offer free lunches for all children 18 years of age and under.

Capital Toastmasters of Juneau, noon every Wednesday, Room 115 of the Alaska Office Building.

Glacier Valley Rotary Club meeting, noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 463-1224.

Women, Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 12:30-6 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Auke Bay lab tours, 1 p.m., Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute, 17109 Pt. Lena Loop Road. NOAA Fisheries offers free tours of its facility at Auke Bay. Tours take place at 1 p.m. weekdays and are open to everyone 16 years and older. Reserve a spot by calling 789-6050. Space is limited on the tour.

Historic Walking Tour, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Join a local Juneau-Douglas City Museum guide for a stroll through part of Juneau's original townsite. $25 for adults 13 and older, $20 for youths 12 and younger. Details: 586-3572.

ESL Class, 2-4 p.m., 210 Ferry Way. Matt Carpenter teaches this English as a Second Language class covering computer and employment training.

Get Out the Boat weekly sailing, 5-8 p.m., Gastineau Channel. Southeast Alaska Sailing invites boatowners and crew to get wet and meet at Island Pub afterward to talk sailing.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church, 1106 Third St., Douglas. Details: Marsha 364-2472.

Nicotine Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Assembly Building, Suite 106.

Halau Hula 'o 'Olili'ula classes, 6-8 p.m., dance studio at the Filipino Community Hall. Every Wed evening with instructor Leimomi Martin. Details: leimomi@halauhulaooliliula.org.

Juneau Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., The Udder Culture, Mendenhall Mall. 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Details: 957-1697.

Juneau Raptor Center board meeting, 6 p.m., downtown library. Details: Pat Bock, 503-559-8309.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Children's Creative Play, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Group activities include: music, games, movies, ice skating, visiting the library, Planetarium, climbing wall. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

A Window Between Worlds, women's art support group, 7-8:30 p.m., AWARE. Call ahead if you will need childcare. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

Auke Bay Bible Church AWANA clubs, 6:25-8 p.m., 11970 Glacier Hwy. Details: http://fs4.formsite.com/ABBC/AWANA/index.html

Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Drawing night at Alaska Robotics, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Robotics Gallery, Front Street ($5). Learn short gesture drawings and work toward longer poses. Bring your own materials or buy a sketchbook at the gallery. Call 523-0303 or visit www.alaskarobotics.com for more information.

Old Time String Band Jam, 7-9 p.m., Red Dog Saloon. All abilities welcome. Learn and play old time Appalachian, Ozark, Texas, Colorado, Missouri, etc. tunes. Fiddles, banjos, guitars, dulcimers, mandolins, ukuleles, accordions, harmonicas, etc. all welcome. For info call 463-3214.

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Women, Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.

Summer Food Service Program for Children, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 15, Geneva Woods Community Center next to Gastineau Elementary. Douglas Community United Methodist Church and Northern Light United Church offer free lunches for all children 18 years of age and under.

English as a Second Language, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Learning Connection-Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Drive, Apt. G-49.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Details: 463-3488 or www.juneauchamber.com.

Senior Center lunch, noon, Douglas Methodist Church. Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Details: 463-6175.

Parenting group for mothers, noon-1 p.m., AWARE. Thursday afternoons. For women who are parenting and have lived with an abusive partner. Call ahead if you will need childcare. Free. Details: 586-6623.

Bartlett Baby Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Learn about becoming a foster or adoptive parent, noon to 1 p.m., 9109 Mendenhall Mall Road, Suite 6-A. Enter next to State Farm. Call 790-4246 for more information.

Auke Bay lab tours, 1 p.m., Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute, 17109 Pt. Lena Loop Road. NOAA Fisheries offers free tours of its facility at Auke Bay. Tours take place at 1 p.m. weekdays and are open to everyone 16 years and older. Reserve a spot by calling 789-6050. Space is limited on the tour.

Historic Walking Tour, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Join a local Juneau-Douglas City Museum guide for a stroll through part of Juneau's original townsite. $25 for adults 13 and older, $20 for youths 12 and younger. Details: 586-3572.

The Blue Bear, 2-3 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. In this visually stunning production, The Blue Bear tells the story of Lynn Schooler, a wilderness guide and author from Juneau and his remarkable relationship with wildlife photographer Michio Hoshino as they search to find a photograph of the rare and legendary glacier bear.

Toddler Time group, 3-4:30 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free. Meet other families while your children get their "wiggles" out. Details: 586-1203.

Juneau Jazz and Classics board meeting, 5:15-7:15 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center.

Third Thursday family night, 5:30 p.m., Valley Library.

Community video gaming night, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Udder Culture, Mendenhall Mall Road. This is an open video game group that meets weekly to play a variety of games on any platform. All ages are welcome, but if you are a minor, you'll need a parent's permission because some games are rated "M." Details: Greg Frank at greg.r.frank@gmail.com.

Warriors, 6-7:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Warriors is a play about Alaska Natives in a war at different times in history. Two young men in "Castner's Cutthroats", an elite scouting and fighting force in WWII, survive off the land on Japanese-occupied Attu Island in 1943. Two young women in the volunteer U.S. Army of 2003 transport a prisoner in Baghdad. And through music, dance, masks, and storytelling other Alaska Native warriors from times past are invoked and brought to life.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Prayer Shawl Group, 6-8 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, 416 Fifth St., downstairs. A weekly group to crochet and knit shawls to be given to individuals in need of comfort. All skill levels welcome. Details: Rhiannon, 586-3137.

Family caregiver education and support meeting, 6:30 p.m., 1803 Glacier Hwy.

Family Education and Caregiver Support Meeting, 6:30-8 p.m. 1830 Glacier Hwy., Details: call Joylynn at 463-6177.

JUMP Film Festival, 7-11 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. The Juneau Underground Motion Picture Society hosts film festivals twice a year to showcase locally made short films. Tickets are available at the Alaska Robotics Gallery (220 Front St). Visit www.jumpsociety.org for more info.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

"We Do Recover" NA meeting, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive.

Karaoke, 9 p.m. at McGivney's Sports Bar and Grill, 9107 Mendenhall Mall.

Open Mic Night, 9 p.m., Alaskan Hotel and Bar.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176.

Senior exercise, 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Summer Food Service Program for Children, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 15, Geneva Woods Community Center next to Gastineau Elementary. Douglas Community United Methodist Church and Northern Light United Church offer free lunches for all children 18 years of age and under.

Organ concert, noon, State Office Building. Concerts on the Kimball Theatre Organ at the State Office Building take place most Fridays during the noon hour.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.

Science Friday at the library, 1-2:30 p.m., Valley Library. Investigate ocean chemistry with NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) with hands-on activities that explore how currents are formed. Experiment with kitchen items plus mussel shells to understand pH and ocean acidification.

Auke Bay lab tours, 1 p.m., Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute, 17109 Pt. Lena Loop Road. NOAA Fisheries offers free tours of its facility at Auke Bay. Tours take place at 1 p.m. weekdays and are open to everyone 16 years and older. Reserve a spot by calling 789-6050. Space is limited on the tour.

Warriors, 2 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Warriors is a play about Alaska Natives in a war at different times in history. Two young men in "Castner's Cutthroats", an elite scouting and fighting force in WWII, survive off the land on Japanese-occupied Attu Island in 1943. Two young women in the volunteer U.S. Army of 2003 transport a prisoner in Baghdad. And through music, dance, masks, and storytelling other Alaska Native warriors from times past are invoked and brought to life.

Food Truck Friday, 4-7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. This weekly free event is the place to be for live music, local arts and crafts and dinner! Food and vendors start at 4 p.m., music will be playing from 5:30 - 7 p.m.

STEM afterschool workshop, 4-6 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council, 603 West Willoughby. Children of any age can attend a free workshop to explore their curiosity and imagination. Details: Bernadette at 523-2342 or brosano@jedc.org.

"Dopeless Hope-fiends" NA meeting, 5-6 p.m. Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

SEAGLA Friday Social, 6-8 p.m., Rockwell. All LGBTQ community members and their friends are invited to gather at Rockwell every Friday to relax and decompress from the work week.

Marie Drake Planetarium's Retro Science Movie Series, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. This week, check out "Galaxy Quest." Bring lawn chairs and blankets if you want.

Latin, swing and ballroom dance lessons, 6:30-8 p.m., The Alaska Club - Valley. $5 per person for TAC members, $10 for non-members. Details: Becky Thomas at 364-4321 or rthomas@thealaskaclub.com.

JUMP Film Festival, 7-11 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. The Juneau Underground Motion Picture Society hosts film festivals twice a year to showcase locally made short films. Tickets are available at the Alaska Robotics Gallery (220 Front St). Visit www.jumpsociety.org for more info.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike, 8-9:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. The 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Play is a hilarious new work from the mind of Christopher Durang. Vanya and his adopted sister Sonia live a quiet life in the Pennsylvania farmhouse where they grew up, but their peace is disturbed when their movie-star sister Masha returns unannounced with her twenty-something boy toy, Spike. A weekend of rivalry, regret, and raucousness begins!

Live Music, 10 p.m. at McGivney's Sports Bar and Grill, 9107 Mendenhall Mall. This week, Dering and Down perform until close.

Ben Blackgoat Memorial Race, 9 a.m., Perseverance Trail. Meet at the end of Basin Road for this Empire Cup series race. Two, four or seven miles. Details: Paul or Dianne DeSloover 907-586-6709 or pdesloover@yahoo.com.

STEM: The Saturday Thing, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council, 603 West Willoughby. Children are invited to work on projects, experiment and design.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Old Glacier Highway, downstairs conference room. Details: 463-1224.

"Staying Alive" Al-Anon family group, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. Tenth St. Free childcare provided. Details: Erika, 463-2613 or Laura, 463-4440.

Warriors, 11 a.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Warriors is a play about Alaska Natives in wars at different times in history. Through music, dance, masks, and storytelling other Alaska Native warriors from times past are invoked and brought to life.

Third annual Oysterfest, 2-8 p.m., Sealaska Plaza. This celebration of Alaska-grown oysters takes place in Sealaska Plaza downtown. Tickets ($12/half-dozen or $20/dozen) can be purchased on-site. Music, outside food, contests, a beer garden, and a whole host of sauces will accompany the oysters prepared by local restaurants. Details: 586-9251.

Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike, 2 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. The 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Play is a hilarious new work from the mind of Christopher Durang.

Latin, swing and ballroom dance, 5-6:30 p.m., The Alaska Club - Downtown. Admission is $5 per person for Alaska Club members and $10 per person for nonmembers. Private lessons are also available. Details: Becky Thomas at 364-4321 or rthomas@thealaskaclub.com.

JUMP Film Festival, 7-11 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. The Juneau Underground Motion Picture Society hosts film festivals twice a year to showcase locally made short films. Tickets are available at the Alaska Robotics Gallery (220 Front St). Visit www.jumpsociety.org for more info.

Saturday night NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Gastineau Human Services.

Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

Saturday Night Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8-9:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Live Music, 10 p.m. at McGivney's Sports Bar and Grill, 9107 Mendenhall Mall. This week, DJ Danomite performs until close.

Knights of Columbus Bishop Kenny Council brunch, 10 a.m.-noon, St. Paul's Catholic Church. $10 for a family; $4 for individual.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park. Details: 789-0965.

Weekly ukulele jam, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Prospector Hotel TK McGuire's Lounge. All ages and abilities welcome, visit www.juneaujambusters.com for more information.

Juneau Board Game Club, noon-5 p.m., Nugget Mall Community Room. Join fellow board game enthusiasts as we play long time favorites and new games every month. Details: Corinne Soltis at juneauboardgameclub@yahoo.com.

Duplicate bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6174.

The Blue Bear, 2-3 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. In this visually stunning production, The Blue Bear tells the story of Lynn Schooler, a wilderness guide and author from Juneau.

Warriors, 6-7:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Warriors is a play about Alaska Natives in wars at different times in history. Through music, dance, masks, and storytelling other Alaska Native warriors from times past are invoked and brought to life.

International folk dance, 6-8 p.m., The Alaska Club - Downtown. Recreational dance (first hour is instruction). No partner is necessary and beginners are welcome. Details: Bruce Botelho at 364-2334.

Juneau Ultimate Frisbee pickup games, 6-8 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School outdoor turf field. Play pickup Ultimate Frisbee for two hours a week thorugh Aug. 31. Donations are appreciated, and all ages and skill levels are welcome. Details: David Job at 586-3845 or www.juneauultimate.org.

Music on the Fly concert series, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau International Airport baggage claim area.

Music on the Fly, 6:45-7:45 p.m., Juneau International Airport baggage claim. Cindee Brown-Mills performs live on the piano.

"New Beginnings" NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Saxophone Showcase, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church, W. 11th St. This is an opportunity to come and listen to saxophone soloists, quartets and even a saxophone choir. The Aurora Saxophone Quartet returns to Juneau, as well as the Alaska Saxophone Choir. Keila DuBois, Eric Hedstrom, Hope Aldrighette and Greg Frank all return as soloists. Tickets $5. Details: greg.r.frank@gmail.com.

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center conference room.

STEM Camps: Kitchen Chemistry, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Friday and July 28 to Aug. 1. Thunder Mountain High School. Budding young chefs, explore various methods used in cooking food and some of the chemistry involved in food preparation. Open to students enter grades 4-6. $200. Register at STEMAK.org.

Outdoor Explorers, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Friday. Join Discovery Southeast for an outdoor hands-on summer camp. Each week, 12 participants ages 7-9 will join naturalists for eye-opening daily exploration of our stunning backyard. This week's camp is "Journey Downstream." $175 per week for Discovery Southeast members or $195 per week for non-members. For more information or registration questions, email oceand@discoverysoutheast.org or call 463-1500.

Building teapots with Brandon Howard, 9 a.m. to noon through Thursday, Canvas Community Art Studio. Ages 9 and up. In this four-day class, explore hand building techniques using slabs, coils, and sculpting methods. $115 (plus tax)

Registration required: 586-1750.

Open Lab Computer Training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Individual and small group instruction available for computer skills and online job search guidance. Free.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176.

Senior exercise, 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669.

Toddlertime, 10:30 a.m., downtown library; 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Life Ring meeting, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Northern Light United Church. A weekly gathering for women. All are welcome. Details: 364-2131.

TABE testing for GED students, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Learning Connection, 721 Stedman St.

Summer Food Service Program for Children, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 15, Geneva Woods Community Center next to Gastineau Elementary. Douglas Community United Methodist Church and Northern Light United Church offer free lunches for all children 18 years of age and under.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Northern Lights Church. Playtime for toddlers and support group for parents. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon, Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-0272.

Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Velja, 321-4988.

Introduction to Caricatures with Stephanie De Roo, 1-4 p.m. through Friday, Canvas Community Art Studio. Ages 9 and up. Turn your friends into a cartoon! Learn from Stephanie Deroo, a Disney trained artist, the basic drawing skills needed to create caricatures. Registration required: 586-1750.

ZGYC Summer Camp: Take a Hike, 1-4:30 p.m. through Friday, Zach Gordon Youth Center. Get ready to explore Juneau's beaches and trails in this weeklong summer camp. Hikes may include Dupont Beach, Mt. Roberts (with a trip up the tram), Rainforest trail, Salmon Creek Dam and Point Bridget. Wear comfortable shoes and get ready for a week of adventure. $80. Details: Donnyel Burras, 586-0463.

Auke Bay lab tours, 1 p.m., Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute, 17109 Pt. Lena Loop Road. NOAA Fisheries offers free tours of its facility at Auke Bay. Tours take place at 1 p.m. weekdays and are open to everyone 16 years and older. Reserve a spot by calling 789-6050. Space is limited on the tour.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6174.

Warriors, 2 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Warriors is a play about Alaska Natives in wars at different times in history. Through music, dance, masks, and storytelling other Alaska Native warriors from times past are invoked and brought to life.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. All are welcome. Details: 789-9229

Our Time support/resource group, 6-8 p.m., Aldersgate Church. Weekly support group for parents of children with special needs. Dinner and child care provided. RSVP. Details: 321-8311.

Mount Juneau Cribbage Club, 6 p.m., Rockwell Restaurant. Details: Ron Crenshaw, 586-1796.

Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike, 6 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. The 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Play is a hilarious new work from the mind of Christopher Durang.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Healthy pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital classrooms, Robert F. Valliant Administration Building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

"Live and Let Live" Al-Anon family group, 7-8 p.m. every Monday, Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: Sue, 463-3790.

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, St. Paul's Catholic Church, Parish Hall. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Open Lab Computer Training, 8:30-10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Individual and small group instruction available for computer skills and online job search guidance. Free.

The Blue Bear, 11 a.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. In this visually stunning production, The Blue Bear tells the story of Lynn Schooler, a wilderness guide and author from Juneau and his remarkable relationship with wildlife photographer Michio Hoshino as they search to find a photograph of the rare and legendary glacier bear.

History storytime, 11 a.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Kids and their caregivers are invited for an hour of storytelling and a hands-on activity.

English as a Second Language, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Learning Connection-Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Drive, Apt. G-49.

Summer Food Service Program for Children, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 15, Geneva Woods Community Center next to Gastineau Elementary. Douglas Community United Methodist Church and Northern Light United Church offer free lunches for all children 18 years of age and under.

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Senior Center lunch, noon, Douglas Methodist Church. Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Details: 463-6175.

"Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon family group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. every Tuesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. 10th St. Details: Barbra, 790-1029.

Auke Bay lab tours, 1 p.m., Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute, 17109 Pt. Lena Loop Road. NOAA Fisheries offers free tours of its facility at Auke Bay. Tours take place at 1 p.m. weekdays and are open to everyone 16 years and older. Reserve a spot by calling 789-6050. Space is limited on the tour.

New parents group, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free. Meet other new parents and share the joys and challenges of parenthood. Topics change weekly. Details: 586-1203.

Historic Walking Tour, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Join a local Juneau-Douglas City Museum guide for a stroll through part of Juneau's original townsite. $25 for adults 13 and older, $20 for youths 12 and younger. Details: 586-3572.

The Blue Bear, 2-3 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. In this visually stunning production, The Blue Bear tells the story of Lynn Schooler, a wilderness guide and author from Juneau.

Domestic Violence Prevention Enhancements and Leadership Through Alliances (DELTA) monthly meeting, 2 p.m., AWARE. Please RSVP. Details: Ati, 586-6623 or atin@awareak.org.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike, 6 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. The 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Play is a hilarious new work from the mind of Christopher Durang.

Children's Life Skills Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Tuesday evenings. Rotating topics include personal boundaries, naming and expressing feelings, keeping it safe at home, chemical use and abuse, self-esteem, families and change, and problem solving and conflict resolution. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

Women's Education Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Tuesday. Rotating topics include domestic violence, sexual assault, chemical dependency, family dynamics, and self-care. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

Stained Glass Basics with Marianne Manning, 6:15-9:15 p.m. Tuesdays, July 22-Aug. 12. Canvas Community Art Studio. $200. Learn the beginning steps of stained glass. This course will briefly cover pattern-making, and will strongly emphasize the cutting, grinding, copper-foiling, soldering, and finishing techniques need to create your own fifteen piece stained glass window (roughly 9" x 12"). Registration required: 586-1750.

Wednesday, July 16

Camp NaNoWriMo, all month at Craig Public Library. Get help with National Novel Writing Month at the library.

Club 3D, 3-5 p.m., Craig Public Library. Join the weekly lesson in 3-D printing, computer-aided design and more!

Thursday, July 17

Kidscraft at the Library, 2-4 p.m., Craig Public Library.

Teen Movie Night, 6-9 p.m., Craig Rec Center.

Friday, July 18

Toddler-Preschool Storytime, 10-11 a.m., Craig Public Library.

Monday, July 21

Geode cracking, 10-11 a.m., Craig Public Library. Earth science camp takes over the library to crack open geodes - to keep - and learn all about rocks and minerals.

Minecraft Mondays, 3-5 p.m., Craig Public Library.

Tuesday, July 22

LEGOs at Craig Rec, 2-4 p.m., Craig Recreation Center.

Musical jam sessions at Craig High School, 6-9 p.m. Musical Jam Sessions are held every Tuesday night at Craig High School. Bring your instrument, including your singing voice or just come and listen.

Wednesday, July 16

Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue. Members $18, nonmembers $20. Details: Chelsea Goucher at 225-3184 or info@ketchikanchamber.com.

Local Emergency Planning Committee, noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Ketchikan Fire Department.

ESL Class, 2-4 p.m., 721 Stedman St. Matt Carpenter teaches this English as a Second Language class covering computer and employment training.

Tie-Dye backpack making, 4-5 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library. Kids age 6 and up can make tie-dye backpacks at the Ketchikan Public Library. Space is limited, so sign up in advance.

Arts Council board of directors meeting, The Ketchikan Arts Council board of directors meets at 5:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month (except July and December) at the Main Street Gallery, 330 Main Street.

Just for Today AA meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Thursday, July 17

First City Rotary, 7-8 a.m., Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue.

Storycraft at the Ketchikan Public Library, 10:30 a.m. For babies to preschoolers. Hear a story and create a craft. This week, make ice paintings.

Diabetes prevention sessions, noon-1 p.m. and 5:30-6:30 p.m., Ketchikan Indian Community, Tongass Avenue. Details: 228-9428.

Ketchikan Wellness Coalition Steering Committee, 3-4 p.m., Public Health Center.

English as a Second Language class, 3:30-4:50 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center, 2030 Sea Leavel Dr., second floor.

Just for Today AA meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

BOOMbal Dance Hall, 7-9 p.m., Main Street Gallery, 330 Main Street. July's theme is East Coast swing! Mini-lesson begins at 7:15 p.m. After the lesson, take to the dance floor with music. All ages welcome, no partner or experience necessary. $5 at the door.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Friday, July 18

Storytime at the Ketchikan Public Library, 10:30 a.m. For babies to preschoolers. Make ice paintings with your kids after storytime.

Battle of the Bands registration deadline, 5 p.m. Details: Marni at 225-2211 or MarniR@Ketchikanarts.org.

Author visit, 6 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library. Nick Jans returns to the Ketchikan Public Library to discuss his latest book, "A Wolf Called Romeo."

Fish Pirate's Daughter, 7-9 p.m., Ted Ferry Civic Center. Doors open at 7 p.m. and dinner is served at 7:30 p.m. $45. Come enjoy a delicious crab or baked salmon dinner followed by Ketchikan's musical melodrama, The Fish Pirate's Daughter, now in its 48th year.

Live Music, 7:30 p.m., NY Cafe, 211 Stedman St.

Live Jazz, 8 p.m., Creek St. Cabaret, 123 Stedman St.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Saturday, July 19

Tots and Trains, 10 a.m. to noon, Ketchikan Public Library. Young children can play with the library's wooden train set.

32nd annual Teddy Bear Picnic, 11 a.m. Bring a blanket and a buddy to the Ketchikan Public Library for live music from the Free Radicals, face painting, crafts, treats and special guests. Pick up your free tickets for this event at the library. Call Amanda at 228-2306 for more info.

Overeaters Anonymous, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Ketchikan Pioneers Home, Bryant Street. New members welcome.

Out to Lunch Brunch AA meeting, noon, St. John's Episcopal Church undercroft, 503 Mission St.

Ketchikan Farmers Market, noon-2 p.m., Berth 4. Buy artisinal foods, locally made goods and organic produce. Sponsored by the Tongass Community Foods Alliance and Ketchikan Wellness Coalition. Interested vendors should call Bett Jakubek at 503-278-9886.

Fish Pirate's Daughter, 7-9 p.m., Ted Ferry Civic Center. Doors open at 7 p.m. and dinner is served at 7:30 p.m. $45. Come enjoy a delicious crab or baked salmon dinner followed by Ketchikan's musical melodrama, The Fish Pirate's Daughter, now in its 48th year.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Sunday, July 20

Just for Today AA meeting, 10-11 a.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Wee Blessings Thrift Store, noon-4 p.m. Free clothing is available to families in need at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2017 First Ave. Donations may also be dropped off during this time.

Grow, 3-4 p.m., Ketchikan Pioneers Home, Bryant Street. Personal growth program.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Monday, July 21

Just for Today AA meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Library Teen Advisory Group meeting, 6 p.m., public library.

American Legion meeting, 7-8 p.m., 631 Park Avenue. Weekly meeting for past and present military members.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Tuesday, July 22

First City Toastmasters, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Presbyterian Church on 2nd Avenue.

Rotary 2000, noon, Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue.

Out to Lunch Brunch AA meeting, noon, St. John's Episcopal Church undercroft, 503 Mission St.

English as a second language class, 3:30-4:50 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center, 2030 Sea Level Drive, second floor.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 5-6 p.m., Ketchikan Medical Center cafeteria, Tongass Avenue. The group's mission is to support its members as they take off and keep off pounds sensibly.

Family Film night, 6 p.m. public library. Head over to the children's library to see "Frozen" with free popcorn and juice. Have something else going on? Let it go.

Rainy Day Quilters, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Holy Name Catholic School, Jackson Street.

Just for Today AA meeting, 8-9 p.m., 1736 Tongass St. For more details or support, call 225-5154.

Elders talking circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Klawock Senior Center. This is an opportunity to share stories, ideas and experiences in a supportive, non-judgmental group. The circle meets the third Wednesday of each month.

Toddler Time, 11:15 a.m. Tuesdays. Bring your toddler to the Petersburg Public Library to enjoy song, dance, books and movement.

Children's storytime, 2-3 p.m. Thursday, Petersburg Public Library.

Soccer for adults, 7-8 p.m. Thursday, community gym. Details: 772-3392.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon-1 p.m. Friday, Episcopal Church.

Sons of Norway Bingo, 7-10 p.m. Friday, Sons of Norway Hall. Must be 19 or older.

Alcoholics Anonymous by candlelight, 8-9 p.m. Friday, Episcopal Church. Details: 518-1591.

Hockey Club, 6-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Community Gym. All welcome for skate hockey.

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings, 7-8 p.m. Monday. Men meet at the Lutheran church, women at the Presbyterian Church. Details: 518-1591.

Acoustic music group, 3-4 p.m. Tuesdays, Elementary School Room 7. Details: 518-1282.

Petersburg Hockey Club scrimmages, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday Community Gym. In-line hockey scrimmages open to all.

Alcoholics Anonymous 12x12, 8-9 p.m. Tuesday, Holy Cross Classroom.

Alcoholics Anonymous for Women, 6-7 p.m. Thursday, Skagway Traaditional Council building, 11th and Broadway. Details: 957-5337.

Kids storytime, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Skagway Public Library.

Senior Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Friday at Presbyterian Rec Hall.

National Park Service Guide Series, 6 p.m. Friday, NPS Auditorium. Chilkoot Trail artist in residence Steve Snell talks about his videography work.

Alaska Travel Industry Association fundraiser, 7:30 p.m., Red Onion Saloon.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m. Monday, Bolton Cabin.

Wednesday, July 16

Spin class, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center. Instructors simulate an outdoor ride filled with challenging hills, small sections of flat road, and even jumps. Classes alternate between strength building and endurance.

Tabata Bootcamp, 6:30-7:30 a.m., Hames Center. This class includes high-intensity interval training and tabata-type training with equipment such as Gliding Discs, free weights, resistance bands, and stability balls. All fitness levels welcome.

Dance aerobics, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. The class provides cardio-conditioning through dance, strengthening with bodyweight exercises, and a yoga stretch cooldown. All ages invited.

Sitka Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Westmark Hotel.

Lunchtime spin class, 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center.

Prenatal Yoga series, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Yoga Union. This 12-week program runs through Aug. 27 and is designed for women who have completed their first trimester. Details: 738-2443.

Pilates, 6-7 p.m., Hames Center.

Sitka Tribe of Alaska Tribal Council meeting, 6:30 p.m., Sheet'ka Kwáan Naa Kahídi.

Thursday, July 17

Spin class with ab workout, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center.

Hazardous waste training class, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sitka Fire Department. Free to responders and available to the public. Details: 907-225-7002 or go to training@seapro.org to register or for more information.

Spin class, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Hames Center.

Senior Hike, 9:15-11:30 a.m., Swan Lake Senior Center. Southeast Alaska Independent Living's Senior Hiking Club will meet at the center and return by 11:30 a.m. Cost is $5 and includes transportation, snacks, water and trekking poles. Those planning on attending or with questions may call 747-6859.

Balls and Bands workout, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Hames Center. This class focuses on low-impact strength training using an exercise ball, Pilates/Yoga ball, resistance band and free weights.

Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sitka Public Library.

Powerhouse Spin Class, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Hames Center. A particularly challenging spin class.

Symposium Conversation, 7-9 p.m., Pioneers Home manager's residence. The fourth and final community conversation that will serve as a prelude to this year's Sitka Symposium is open to the public. The focus will be the work of Native American activist and writer Winona LaDuke. Details: 747-3794.

Friday, July 18

Spin class, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center. Instructors simulate an outdoor ride filled with challenging hills, small sections of flat road, and even jumps. Classes alternate between strength building and endurance.

Body Blast Boot Camp, 6:30-7:30 a.m., Hames Center. Interval-based/circuit-style class combines full-body strength training with high intensity cardio bursts.

Spin class, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Hames Center.

Dance aerobics, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. The class provides cardio-conditioning through dance, strengthening with bodyweight exercises, and a yoga stretch cooldown. All ages invited.

Lunchtime spin class, 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center.

4H bird hike, 3-4 p.m. Alaska Way of Life and Sitka National Historical Park continue their bird hikes for 4-H members. Participants may register by calling Mary at 747-7509 or sending an e-mail to mary@sitkawild.org.

Open Gym, 5-6:30 p.m., Hames Center.

Artist Exhibition, 6-10 p.m., Rio's Wine Bar and Gallery. A solo exhibition of new works by local artist Cara Murray opens.

Native Jazz Performance, 7-8 p.m., Rasmuson Center. Students in Sitka Fine Arts Camp's Native Jazz workshop will present their final performance in Room 101. The performance is free; a donation of $5 is encouraged. Call 747-3085 for more information.

Winemaking Class, 7-9 p.m. A free beginner's winemaking class will be taught by Perry Edwards and Michelle Putz. Class focus is using locally-grown fruits. Participants must be age 21 and over. Space is very limited. Preregister by calling Michelle at 747-2708.

Saturday, July 19

Spin Class, 9-10 a.m., Hames Center.

Open Gym, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center.

Food drive and car wash, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sitka Fire Hall. Cars will be washed in exchange for food for the Salvation Army's food bank or money which will be used to purchase Caroline's Carts, specially designed shopping carts for special needs individuals. For more information or to volunteer call or text 738-2073 or send an e-mail to troop4140@gmail.com.

Pilates, 10-11 a.m., Hames Center.

Sitka Tribe of Alaska picnic, noon to 3 p.m., Halibut Point Recreation Area main shelter. Picnic/barbeque fare and traditional Native food will be provided. Guests are encouraged to take side dishes to share. The schedule for free transportation on "the RIDE" will be posted in town and at sitkatribe.org. Those with questions may call 747-3207.

Jazz concert, 7-9 p.m., Sitka Performing Arts Center. Singer Dee Daniels and Native Jazz will perform. Tickets available at Old Harbor Books.

Sunday, July 20

Powerhouse Spin class, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Hames Center.

Tedx Talk, 6-10 p.m., Odess THeatr. Details: Peter at 747-3794.

Monday, July 21

Spin class, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center. Instructors simulate an outdoor ride filled with challenging hills, small sections of flat road, and even jumps. Classes alternate between strength building and endurance.

Tabata Bootcamp, 6:30-7:30 a.m., Hames Center. This class includes high-intensity interval training and tabata-type training with equipment such as Gliding Discs, free weights, resistance bands, and stability balls. All fitness levels welcome.

Winona LaDuke lecture, 7-9 p.m., Sheet'ka Kwaan Naa Kahidi. Admission at the door is $10. This event is part of Sitka Symposium. For more information, visit islandinstitutealaska.org or call 747-3794.

Dance aerobics, noon to 1 p.m., Hames Center. The class provides cardio-conditioning through dance, strengthening with bodyweight exercises, and a yoga stretch cooldown. All ages invited.

Lunchtime spin class, 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center.

Spin/TRX combo workout, 4:15-5:15 p.m., Hames Center. Combine multiple aspects of fitness with this fun, effective workout that includes 30 minutes of cardio

Pilates, 6-7 p.m., Hames Center.

Tuesday, July 22

Spin class with ab workout, 5:30-6:30 a.m., Hames Center.

Open Gym, 5:30-7:30 a.m., Hames Center.

Spin class, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Hames Center.

Balls and Bands workout, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Hames Center. This class focuses on low-impact strength training using an exercise ball, Pilates/Yoga ball, resistance band and free weights.

Block Party: Legos and Books, 4:30 p.m., Sitka Public Library. Ages 7-10.

Powerhouse Spin Class, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Hames Center. A particularly challenging spin class.

Sitka Symposium Film Fest, 7 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Admission is by donation. Films include "Chasing Ice," "Wurld," and "The Meaning of Wild." For more information, visit islandinstitutealaska.org or call 747-3794.

THORNE BAY

Thorne Bay Business Association meeting, Thursday, noon-1 p.m. at the Thorne Bay Library.

WRANGELL

Drumming, 6:30-8 p.m., Wednesday, Johnson O'Malley Room at the Stikine Native Organization.

Storytime at the library, 10-11 a.m. Thursday, Wrangell Public Library. Join library staff for stories, crafts and snacks.

Dinner at the Elks, 6-8 p.m. Thursday. The Elks Lodge hosts a dinner open to members and guests each Thursday night.

Regalia sewing, 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Johnson O'Malley Room at the Stikine Native Organization.

Pickup indoor soccer, 3 p.m. Saturday at Wrangell Community Gym. Details: 717-4899.

Tlingit Language Class, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday in the Johnson O'Malley Room at the Stikine Native Organization.


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