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Wednesday, August 15
Juneau calendar 081512 CALENDAR 1 For the Capital City Weekly Wednesday, August 15
Wednesday, August 15, 2012

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, August 15

Meeting: Juneau Chamber of Commerce Resource Committee, 7 a.m., Prospector Hotel. Details: 463-3488.

Group: Write for your Life, 10-11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley Library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: 789-2068.

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

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.

Get Out the Boat sailing event, 6 p.m., Gastineau Channel. Free. 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.

Ultimate Frisbee, 7 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School field. All levels of experience welcome.

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.

Class: "Safe Sitters," 8:45 a.m.-4 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building. Learn how to be a safe babysitter. For youth 11-13 years old. Cost: $35. Details: 796-8422.

Class: "Introduction to Ballet," 10:30-11:30 a.m., Downtown Alaska Club. For children ages 8-11. Instructor: Janice Hurley. Cost: $5/$10 members/nonmembers. Details: www.thealaskaclub.com.

4-H Sustainable Harvest Camp, SAGA Eagle Valley Center, Amalga Harbor, teens 11-18. $125 fee, scholarships available. Details: 906-796-6221.

Conveying History Through Storytelling, award-winning storyteller and educator Brett Dillingham will present methods of conveying historical events through storytelling, and will explain how he selects and enhances details to tell a good story about historical events, noon, Alaska State Library Historical Collections, 8th Floor, State Office Building.

Film: "Safety Not Guaranteed," 4 p.m. Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: www.goldtownnick.com.

Halau Hula 'o 'Olill'ula, 6 p.m., Filipino Community Hall, with instructor Leimomi Martin. Details: leimomi@halauhulaooliliula.org.

Juneau Bridge Club: Duplicate Play, 6:30 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Ave. Details: 957-6971 or 321-1520.

Thursday, August 16

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.

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

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

Film: "Nobody Else but You," 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

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

4-H Sustainable Harvest Camp, SAGA Eagle Valley Center, Amalga Harbor, teens 11-18. $125 fee, scholarships available. Details: 906-796-6221.

Pitchapalooza, 7 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Writers are invited to pitch a book idea in one minute, and ask literary agents questions. Details: carolr@juneau.org.

Juneau Homeless Coalition Meeting, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tlingit & Haida Regional Housing Authority, 5446 Jenkins Drive.

Film: "Safety Not Guaranteed," 4 p.m., 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: www.goldtownnick.com.

Baby Bash with DJ Ecstasy & DJ Manu, 9 p.m., Marlintini's Tickets: $25 advance/$30 door at Marlintini's & Aurora Projekt. Fifty after show meet-n-greet tickets available - $45 each.

Friday, August 17

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

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

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.

Concert in the Park, 5:30-7 p.m., Marine Park. When raining, venue will move to Juneau Arts and Culture Center.

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.

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.

4-H Sustainable Harvest Camp, SAGA Eagle Valley Center, Amalga Harbor, teens 11-18. $125 fee, scholarships available. Details: 906-796-6221.

Music Festival: Burning Rain, three day event, 6 p.m., Sunshine Cove. Live music, camping, and epic bonfires: 800 pallets to burn.

Icefield presentations, 7:45 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. The students who have spent the summer on the Juneau Icefield will present programs about their research studies.

Film: "Safety Not Guaranteed," 4 p.m., 7 p.m., and 9:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: www.goldtownnick.com.

Woosh Kinaadeiyi Poetry Slam, 5 p.m. Marine Park Downtown waterfront. Monthly open mic and poetry slam open to writers and performers of all ages and abilities. Bring 3 originals poems to compete in the Slam. Details: juneauopoetryslam@gmail.com.

Saturday, August 18

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.

Saturday Night Swing Dance, 6-8 p.m. for beginner and intermediate lessons, 8-10 p.m. for open dance, The Rookery Cafe. $5 open dance at 7 p.m. Details: 209-4837 or find Southeast Swing on Facebook.

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

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

Parks and Recreation signup, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

Youth Indoor Soccer League registration, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Registration from Aug. 20-31 online, fax or walk-in at the downtown office.

Back to School Fair and Teddy Bear Vaccine Clinic, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Bring kids, favorite stuffed toy, and child's shot records. Games, prizes, face painting and popcorn provided. Details: 465-3353.

Rousabout Circus, 2 p.m., Douglas Community Building. Details: 586-5249.

Performance: Roustabout Circus, 3 p.m., Douglas Community Building Library/Fire Hall.

Music Festival: Burning Rain, three day event, 6 p.m., Sunshine Cove. Live music, camping, and epic bonfires: 800 pallets to burn.

Film: "Safety Not Guaranteed," 4 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: www.goldtownnick.com.

Neversets Film Festival, 7 p.m., 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon Cost: $5. Details: www.goldtownnick.com.

Sunday, August 19

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

Juneau Bridge Club: Duplicate Play, 1-3 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 12th Street and Egan Drive. Details: 957-6971 or 321-1520.

Juneau Bridge Club: Duplicate Play, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 12th and Egan. Details: 957-6971 or 321-1520.

Ultimate Frisbee, 5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School field. All levels of experience welcome.

Juneau Rifle and Pistol Club Cowboy Action Shoot, Hank Harmon Rifle Range on Montana Creek Road. Registration at

9 a.m., first shots at 10 a.m. This event uses "Old West" replica rifles, shotguns and revolvers with standard "cowboy ammo" (no jacketed ammo). Cost is $10 for club members, $15 for non-members, first time competitors shoot for free. Ear and eye protection required of all competitors and spectators.

Details: http://sports.groups.yahoo.com/group/juneaugoldminersposse/

Music Festival: Burning Rain, three day event, 6 p.m., Sunshine Cove. Live music, camping, and epic bonfires: 800 pallets to burn.

Neversets Film Festival, 4 p.m., 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon Cost: $5. Details: www.goldtownnick.com.

Concert: I Wish it was Summer Concert featuring Triple L Band, 7 p.m., JACC. Tickets: $15 Advance, $17 at the door, $8 under 18, and 10 and under - Free. Tickets available at The JACC, Hearthside Books, and online at jahc.org Swing, Jazz, Bluegrass, Gospel, Pop, and Original Folk.

Monday, August 20

Juneau Senior Center hot lunch, 11:45 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. For senior ages 60 and over. Details: Carol Comolli, 463-6175.

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

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.

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.

Needle Felted Creatures, Canvas Community Art Studio (223 Seward St.), August 20-August 27 (two classes), 6:30-9pm. $30. Registration required: 586-1750. www.canvasarts.org

Tuesday, August 21

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.

Juneau Senior Center hot lunch, 11:45 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. For senior ages 60 and over. Details: Carol Comolli, 463-6175.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center.

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

Dancing Artists' Class, 4-5 p.m., valley location (private facility). Ages 5-9. Details: dancingartists@gmail.com.

Dancing Artists' Class, 5-6:30 p.m., valley location (private facility). Ages 9 and up. Details: dancingartists@gmail.com.

Challenge Course Facilitator Training, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., SAGA's Eagle Valley Center. Three-day course. Cost: $120. Details: Nate Heck, 723-1547.

Meeting: Juneau Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, 4 p.m., Chamber conference room.

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Finance Committee, 5:15 p.m., administration building, hospital board room. Details: 907-796-8463.


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