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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

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Juneau Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JULY 30

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.

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.

English as a Second Language class, 2:30-3:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Rosetta Stone training available 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday.

Third Annual Alaska National Guard Day, 4:30-8:30 p.m., Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall. An Alaskan “Thank you” for your service. A pig roast and steaks will be served for dinner.

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.

English as a Second Language, 5:30-7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Wing, Room 115. Class taught by The Learning Connection. Details: 907-586-5718.

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.

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.

Much Ado About Nothing, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. STAR acting program. Details: Shona, 364-2421 ext. 232.

THURSDAY, JULY 31

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.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Alaska room, Juneau Airport. 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.

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., JAHC.

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.

KTOO board of directors meeting, 5-6 p.m., KTOO Conference Room, 360 Egan Drive. Meetings are open to the public and members are welcome to attend.

Summer Reading Program, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau Public Libraries. Details: juneauartscouncil@gmail.com.

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.

Whale Watching Cruise, 5:30-9 p.m., Statter Harbor. Details: juneauartscouncil@gmail.com.

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.

Warriors, 6-7:30 p.m., JAHC.  

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.

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

Into the Woods, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: juneauartscouncil@gmail.com.

“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.

FRIDAY, AUG. 1

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.

Aunt Claudia’s Doll Museum First Friday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., 114 S. Franklin St. Aunt Claudia’s Dolls will be welcoming three Canadian stone dolls to the museum on First Friday. The three new figures are all in Eastern Canadian clothing: a guy mending a net, a woman reforming a mukluk sole, and her husband keeping her company.

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. This week’s concert is by J. Allan MacKinnon.

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.

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.

Science Friday at the Library: Fueling and Containing Fire, 1-2:30 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Public Library. Details: juneauartscouncil@gmail.com.

Warriors, 2-3:30 p.m., JAHC.

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.

Alaska Brewing Co. First Friday, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Alaska Brewing Depot. Join Alaska Brewing for live music and a tasting of the latest Pilot Series beer, the Imperial Red.

Annie Kaill’s First Friday, 4:30 p.m., 244 Front Street. Three artists new to Annie Kaill’s will be on display: Kate Boyan, Annie Rivers, and Brandon Howard. Kate Boyan will be showing her high-end beaded handbags. Annie Dennis will be presenting her original artwork. Annie’s black-and-white drawings reflect a fascination with the natural world and life in all its forms. Brandon Howard will be showing his handmade pottery.

Artifact First Friday, 4:30 p.m., 237 Front Street. New fossil ivory work by gallery owner and long-time Juneau resident Jim Hopkins will be on display.

Canvas First Friday, 4:30-7 p.m., 223 Seward Street. “Paper / Print” by Fumi Matsumoto and Kaki Shields, mixed media / paper, books, and ink will be on display.

Coppa First Friday, 4:30 p.m., 917 Glacier Ave. Coppa will be hosting a “Kids of the Flats” art show featuring the work of kids from the neighborhood.

GCI First Friday, 4:30 p.m., 118 Seward Street. GCI will be hosting free live music with classical guitarist Dan Hopson and Coppa ice cream.

Juneau Artists Gallery First Friday, 4:30-8 p.m., 175 S. Franklin St. Longtime Juneau painter Devita Stipek Writer is the featured artist for August at the Juneau Artists Gallery. Devita lives and paints at her isolated home and studio on Horse Island, south of Auke Bay.

Juneau Arts and Humanities Council First Friday, 4:30-7 p.m., 350 Whittier Street. This month will feature traditional and contemporary octopus bags made by Shgen George. Shgen was raised in Angoon, Alaska in her clan house, Keet Oxoo Hit (Killer whale tooth house). Much of her work is inspired by Tlingit oratory history and cultural knowledge. She will also have activities for kids to practice making their own octopus bag designs.

KTOO-FM First Friday, 4:30-6 p.m., 360 Egan Drive. KTOO’s August Arts Showcase, will include a show of photos of people’s pets and a reception celebrating the release of Pete Griffin’s new CD of personal stories, “Welcome to Alaska, Tales from the Tongass Forest and Beyond.” Griffin worked for the US Forest Service as a wildlife biologist and then as a District Ranger until his retirement 2010.

Rookery Cafe First Friday, 4:30 p.m., 111 Seward Street. The Rookery will continue to show Arnie Weimer’s artwork through the month of August.

Silverbow First Friday, 4:30 p.m., 120 2nd Street. In commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act, Larry Johansen will present photographs on canvas following the theme of designated wilderness along the Inside Passage of Alaska. No reception.

Vanity First Friday, 4:30 p.m., 204 N. Franklin St. Vanity will be showing the large-scale abstract work of Jason Lucas. Lucas recently returned to his hometown of Juneau after venturing outside for the past 15 years.

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

First Friday Rainforest Yoga, 5:15-6:15 p.m., above Gold Town Theater in Emporium Mall. Returning teacher Jenny Strumfield will lead a class in energizing core work and breath control.

Summer Reading Program, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau Public Libraries.

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.

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.

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

Pottery and Clay Workshop, 7-8 p.m., Chapel by the Lake, Auke Bay. Details: juneauartscouncil@gmail.com.

My America, My Story, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre.

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

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, 8-9:30 p.m., JACC.

Sit in With the Band, 9:30 p.m., Rendezvous. Every First Friday.

Daughters of the American Revolution meeting, Program will be about the DAR schools. DAR is a non-profit, non-political women’s service organization dedicated to promoting historic preservation, education and patriotism. Contact Regina Fallace for the time and location at InsidePassage

DAR@yahoo.com or 907-957-4263.

SATURDAY, AUG. 2:

Dads and babies play group, 9-11 a.m., Northern Lights Church. For dads and their babies up to 3 years old. Details: Michelle, 796-8463.

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.

Alaskans Afield: Introduction to Fly Fishing, 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., meet at the ADF&G indoor shooting range parking area on Montana Creek Rd.

“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.- 12:30 p.m., JACC.

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, 2-3:30 p.m., JACC.

Into the Woods Jr., 2-3 p.m., Perseverance Theatre.

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.

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

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.

Much Ado About Nothing, 7:30-8:30, Perseverance Theatre.

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, 8-9:30 p.m., JACC.

The Blue Bear, 8-9:30 p.m., JACC.

SUNDAY, AUG. 3:

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.

Widowed Persons Program monthly brunch, noon, Baranof Hotel, Nugget Room. All widows and widowers invited to this social event. Details: Sue, 586-6424 or Sandy, 789-0355.

Weekly ukulele jam, noon-2 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., JACC.

Warriors, 6-7:30 p.m., JACC.

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.

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

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

MONDAY, AUG. 4:

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.

English as a Second Language class, 1-2 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Rosetta Stone training available 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday.

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.

English as a Second Language, 5:30-7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Wing, Room 115. Class taught by The Learning Connection. Details: 907-586-5718.

Douglas 4th of July Committee, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community Fire Hall/Library meeting room, 1016 3rd St.

Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Dan, 321-2313.

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.

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 and Sonia and Masha and Spike, 6-7:30 p.m., JAHC.

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.

TUESDAY, AUG. 5:

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.

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.

The Blue Bear, 11 a.m.- noon, JAHC.

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., JAHC.

Brain injury peer support group, 5-6:30, p.m., SAIL offices, 3225 Hospital Drive. First Tuesday of the month. Details: 586-4920.

Family night for preschoolers, 5:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: 789-1235.

Summer Reading Program, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau Public Libraries.

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 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.

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, 6-7:30 p.m., JAHC.

Mt. Juneau-Gastineaux Lodge 21 of Free and Accepted Masons of Alaska meeting, 7 p.m., 8401 Airport Blvd. First and third Tuesday every month. Details: Jeff, 321-7077.


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