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Wednesday, Aug. 12
Juneau Calendar 081209 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, Aug. 12
Wednesday, August 12, 2009

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, Aug. 12

Pottery, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at The Canvas. Art classes are offered as part of the Day Habilitation program through REACH. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale ($5-$25 per person; pay as you can). Details: 586-1750.

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

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.

Storytime, 11a.m., Downtown library.

"Write For Your Life" Writing Group, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Dixie 789-2068.

Juneau Explorers Week, 12:30-4:30 p.m. at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Gallery Walk: Tour art exhibits, meet an artist and make a linoleum print. $21/day includes all materials and fees. Pre-registration required. Details: 586-3572 or Juneau.org/parkrec/museum.

Glacier Valley Rotary Club Meeting, 12 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.

Clay At Lunch, 12-1:30 p.m. at The Canvas. An opportunity to create a tile for yourself or for the Five Fingers Lighthouse renovation project. Potter Barbara Lydon will be on hand to help. $15 per tile. Details: 586-1750 or 5fingerlighthouse.com.

Pottery and Carving, 1-4 p.m. at The Canvas. Art classes are offered as part of the Day Habilitation program through REACH. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale ($5-$25 per person; pay as you can). Details: 586-1750.

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.

Open Glaze and Open Pottery Studio, 4:30-8 p.m. at The Canvas. Details: 586-1750.

Mixed Media Class, 4:30-6 p.m. at The Canvas. Art classes are offered as part of the Day Habilitation program through REACH. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale ($5-$25 per person; pay as you can). Community members welcome. 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.

Watercolor 101 with Barbara Lydon, 6-9 p.m. at The Canvas. Learn the basics of watercolor painting while experimenting with different techniques. No experience necessary. $35 includes materials. Details: 586-1750.

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

Rotaract Meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m. A social club for young people ages 18 to 30. Details: Armando, 209-0032.

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. All ages, $5 cover. Details: 988-7378.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Sandbar. Details: 789-3411.

Karaoke/Open Mic, 9 p.m.-close, The Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

Thursday, Aug. 13

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

Pottery and Glass, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1-4 p.m. at The Canvas. Art classes are offered as part of the Day Habilitation program through REACH. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale ($5-$25 per person; pay as you can). Details: 586-1750.

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, 12-1 p.m., Moose Lodge. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Details: 463-3488.

Baby-Parent Time, 12-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Admin. building classroom. Class and support group for new parents and their infants up to 1 year. Details: 796-8975.

Juneau Explorers Week, 12:30-4:30 p.m. at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Treadwell Through a Child's Eyes: Learn about Treadwell, hike the trail and make Jackson Pollock style art. $21/day includes all materials and fees. Pre-registration required. Details: 586-3572 or Juneau.org/parkrec/museum.

Clay At Lunch, 12-1:30 p.m. at The Canvas. An opportunity to create a tile for yourself or for the Five Fingers Lighthouse renovation project. Potter Barbara Lydon will be on hand to help. $15 per tile. Details: 586-1750 or 5fingerlighthouse.com.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 463-6196.

Toddler Time Group, 3-4.30 p.m., 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.

Korean Martial Art of Tang Soo Do, 4:45-6:30 p.m., Terry Miller Gym. Ages 8 and up. Details: 586-1921 or invworld@alaska.net.

UAS Thursday Night Paddles, 5:30, Auke Lake. Details: 796-6544.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 6:45-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church.

Salsa Lessons with Heather and Antonio, 6-7 p.m. beginning, 7:15-8:15 intermediate, The Canvas. $10 adults, $6 students at the door. Partners encouraged but not necessary. Details: 988-7378.

Summer Magic with Jeff Brown, 7 p.m. at the Valley Library. Juneau Minister of Magic will present an evening of frantic frivolity and frenzied frolic for the whole family. Creative confusion! How does he do it? Details: MJ 586-5303.

Nutrition for Pregnancy, 6-7 p.m. at the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. This one day class covers: good nutrition for a healthy pregnancy, food cravings, preventing of toxemia, prevention of preterm labor, prevention of small/large for dates babies, and proper weight gain during pregnancy. Details: 586-1203.

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 and 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 Billiard & Bar. Details: 586-1960.

Friday, Aug. 14

Golden North Salmon Derby begins. Details: goldennorthsalmonderby.org or 321-8000.

Culinary Art Class, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at The Canvas. Art classes are offered as part of the Day Habilitation program through REACH. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale ($5-$25 per person; pay as you can). Details: 586-1750.

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

Storytime, 11a.m., Valley Library.

Be Creative Summer Reading Game, 11 a.m. at all three library locations. Begin the game in print or online at juneau.org/library. Read at your own pace and collect prizes.

Organ Concert, 12 p.m., State Office Building.

Clay At Lunch, 12-1:30 p.m. at The Canvas. An opportunity to create a tile for yourself or for the Five Fingers Lighthouse renovation project. Potter Barbara Lydon will be on hand to help. $15 per tile. Details: 586-1750 or 5fingerlighthouse.com.

Juneau Explorers Week, 12:30-4:30 p.m. at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Meet the Plants of the Southeast: A field study of local plants and learn to make paper. $21/day includes all materials and fees. Pre-registration required. Details: 586-3572 or Juneau.org/parkrec/museum.

Pottery and Glass, 1-4 p.m. at The Canvas. Art classes are offered as part of the Day Habilitation program through REACH. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale ($5-$25 per person; pay as you can). Details: 586-1750.

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

Open Glaze and Open Pottery Studio, 4:30-8 p.m. at The Canvas. Details: 586-1750.

Open Ultimate Frisbee, 5:30, UAS Student Rec Center. Details: 796-6544.

Juneau Archery Club Youth Shooting, 6-8 p.m. Space limited, $1.00 per session. Details: 789-3422.

Family Karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road. Details: 789-4401.

JRC the Alaska Club's Tour of Juneau, Stage 1: Eaglecrest Hill Climb 6:30 p.m. at Eaglecrest road, before the first big hill. Meet in the large parking lots. 4.5 miles. Details: Joe, 790-2252.

Live music by Wayne Norlund & Tom Locher, 6 p.m., Mt. Roberts Tram. Details: 463-3412.

Mud and Mirrors with Barbara Lydon, 6-9 p.m. at The Canvas. Create a unique mirror frame out of clay for hanging. Explore texture, design and color through a clay hand building technique. $45 includes mirror. Details: 586-1750.

Concert in the Park, 7-8:30 p.m., Marine Park Downtown. Juneau Tlingit Dancers, Tyler Preston & the Downsideup. On rainy days, the concert will be moved to the JACC. Details: www.jahc.org.

Perseverance Theatre STAR performance, "Annie." 7:30 p.m. at the Noyes Pavilion at UAS. $10 adults/$5 students. Details: 364-2421.

Cribbage, 7 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

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

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

Saturday, Aug. 15

Golden North Salmon Derby. Details: goldennorthsalmonderby.org or 321-8000.

Juneau Artists Market, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center. All work handcrafted by Alaskan Artists. Supports Alaskan Artists and the Juneau Arts & Culture Center.

Kids Wheel Throwing Class, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturdays through Aug. 29 at The Canvas. Instructed by Sarah Arnston. $115 for three sessions. Details: 586-1750.

JRC the Alaska Club's Tour of Juneau, Stage 2: 20K Time Trial. 11:30 a.m. at the Eaglecrest turn-off. 20K. Details: Joe Sorenson 790-2252.

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.

Perseverance Theatre STAR performance, "Kóoshdaa kaa: Stories of the Land Otter Men." 2 p.m. at the Noyes Pavilion at UAS. $10 adults/$5 students. Details: 364-2421.

Adult Hula Class for Beginners, 4-5 p.m., 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 or $15 with your own gear. Supports youth adventure programming. E-mail RSVP to kayak@servealaska.org

Live music by Wayne Norlund & Tom Locher, 6 p.m., Mt. Roberts Tram. Details: 463-3412.

Perseverance Theatre STAR performance, "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe." 7:30 p.m. at the Noyes Pavilion at UAS. $10 adults/$5 students. Details: 364-2421.

Juneau Lyric Opera Mid-Summer Concert, 7 p.m. at Chapel By the Lake. Details: juneaulyricopera.org.

Ballroom Dance, 7-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. DJ music suitable for popular

ballroom and Latin dances. $5 includes free Cross-Step Waltz lesson at 7:30

p.m. with Bruce Botelho. Sponsored by JIF. Details: Eric 209-8367.

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.

Salsa Nights, 9 p.m.-close, Jaded bar, Goldbelt Hotel. Free lessons by Antonio Diaz. $5 cover includes lesson. Dance to Cuban, New York, Puertorrican, Columbian Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Son, Bolero, Tango, Reggeaton and Latin Hip-Hop. 21+ only. Details: 988-7378.

Woodstock 40th Anniversary Party, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Five hours of peace and music hosted by Excellent Radio. Details: ktoo.org.

Sunday, Aug. 16

Golden North Salmon Derby ends. Details: goldennorthsalmonderby.org or 321-8000.

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

Open Glaze, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Canvas. Details: 586-1750.

JRC the Alaska Club's Tour of Juneau, Stage 3: Auke Rec Circuit Course Road Race 10 a.m. in Auke Rec by the Totem Pole. 24 miles (4 Loops) or 48 miles (8 Loops). Details: Joe Sorenson, 790-2252.

Vinyasa Yoga with Lindsay Foreman, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Start your sunday with focus and stretching. $10 per class, bring your own yoga mat if you have one. Details: 586-1203.

Juneau Artists Market, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center. All work handcrafted by Alaskan Artists. Supports Alaskan Artists and the Juneau Arts & Culture Center.

Open Pottery Studio, 4:30-8 p.m. at The Canvas. Details: 586-1750.

Juneau Lyric Opera Mid-Summer Concert, 7 p.m. at Chapel By the Lake. Details: juneaulyricopera.org.

Dan Hopson at the Gold Room, Baranof Hotel, 6-7 p.m.

Juneau International Folkdancers, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Racquet Club downtown. Details: Bruce Botelho at 364-2334, John or Terry Laskey at 586-1548 or laskey@alaska.net.

Monday, Aug. 17

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Lapsit Storytime, 10 a.m., downtown library and 11 a.m., valley library.

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

Juneau Taku Toastmasters Meeting, 12 p.m., Federal Bldg. room 54. Open to the 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.

Juneau Artists Market, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center. All work handcrafted by Alaskan Artists. Supports Alaskan Artists and the Juneau Arts & Culture Center.

Pottery Class, 1-4 p.m. at The Canvas. Art classes are offered as part of the Day Habilitation program through REACH. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale ($5-$25 per person; pay as you can). Details: 586-1750.

Prenatal Yoga, 6-7 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. No class Aug. 17. Details: 586-1203.

Juneau Chess Club Meeting, 7-9 p.m., downtown library. Details: Brian Bezenek, 790-1934.

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. Details: 586-1203.

Drop-In Cycling Class. 6:15 p.m., UAS Student Rec Center. Free for members, $3 for non-members. Details: 796-6544.

Writing Group, 6:45-8:45 p.m., downtown library.

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

Free Silverbow Movie: 8 p.m.

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

Tuesday, Aug. 18

Juneau Valley Toastmasters Meeting, 6:15 a.m., St. Paul's Parish Hall. Open to the public. Details: 463-4099.

Pottery and Glass, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1-4 p.m. at The Canvas. Art classes are offered as part of the Day Habilitation program through REACH. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale ($5-$25 per person; pay as you can). Details: 586-1750.

Kid's Marimba Class, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at The Canvas. Ages 7 and up, $75 for Tuesday-Friday class with final concert on Friday. Details: 586-1750.

Breath and Stretch Yoga Exercise Group, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6196.

Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Alaska Vocational Institute Orientation Sessions, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Learn about computer and office skills training courses. Details: 586-5718.

Free English as a Second Language Class, 12-1:30 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., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Bring your baby. All are welcome. Details: 586-1203.

Open fencing, 4:30 p.m., UAS Rec Center. Beginners. Details: Even Hales, 321-9779 or haines.maestro@gmail.com.

Drawing and Painting, 4:30 to 6 p.m. at The Canvas. Art classes are offered as part of the Day Habilitation program through REACH. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale ($5-$25 per person; pay as you can). Details: 586-1750.

Open Glaze and Open Pottery Studio, 4:30-8 p.m. at The Canvas. Details: 586-1750.

Korean Martial Art of Tang Soo Do, 4:45-6:30 p.m., Terry Miller Gym. Ages 8 and up. Details: 586-1921 or invworld@alaska.net.

Childbirth Preparation Classes, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. This 6 week series of classes covers relaxation techniques, labor and birth, preventing complications, breastfeeding, bonding, and birth plans. Details: 586-1203.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 6 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Cuban Salsa/Rueda Lessons with Heather and Antonio, 6:15-7:15 p.m. Bachata, 7:30-8:30 intermediate, The Canvas. $10 adults, $8 students. Details: rumbalaska@gmail.com.

Evening Masters Swim, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Pool. Details: 586-5325.

Life drawing, 6:45 p.m., Ruby Room in the Emporium Mall. $15 for two hours; 10-session punch cards are $100. Details: Rob, 321-3356 or juneaudrawing@gmail.com.

Friends of Capital Park Meeting, 7-8:30 p.m. at the downtown library. Details: gallanos@gmail.com.

Free Silverbow Movie, 8 p.m. Tuesday Takeover with DJ Eva Darling, 9 p.m., Back Alley at The Viking. Details: 586-2159.


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