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Wednesday, Sept. 26
Juneau calendar 092612 CALENDAR 1 For the Capital City Weekly Wednesday, Sept. 26
Wednesday, September 26, 2012

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, Sept. 26

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

Race: "Walk a mile in her shoes or 5k run," 9 a.m., Sandy Beach. Cost: $15, free for kids under 10. Details: 586-6623.

Workshop: "Women's self defense," 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Open to women 16 years and older. Cost: $10, scholarships available. Details: Swarupa, 586-6623.

Class: "Taming Temper Tantrums," 10:30-11:30 a.m., Gruening Park Learning Connection, 1800 Northwood Drive, #G-49. Part two of a parent education series. Details: 780-6706.

Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Downtown Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

Meeting: Citizens Pro Road, 11 a.m., Juneau Chamber of Commerce conference room. Details: 463-3488.

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

Pregnancy circle, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.,

Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Open discussion on pregnancy and community building. Free, with a light lunch provided. Details: 586-1203.

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

Gastineau Family Climbing Night, 3:30-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Details: 586-2635.

Meeting: Government Affairs, 4 p.m., Chamber Conference room. Details: 463-3488.

Class: Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

Juneau Firearms Range open, 5-8 p.m. for firearms, 6-9 p.m. for archery, Juneau Hunter Education Shooting Complex.

Capital City Rotaract Meeting, 6:00 p.m., UAS Bill Ray Center. A social service club for young people ages 18 to 30. Details: capitalcityrotaract.wordpress.com.

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.

Halau Hula 'o 'Olill'ula dance lessons, 6-8 p.m., Filipino Community Hall. Details: leimomi@halauhulaooliliula.org.

Presentation: "Your health and arthritis," 6-8:30 p.m., Centennial Hall, Egan room. The event features four speakers on arthritis prevention and physical therapy. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the program begins at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments are provided. Free. Details: 1-800-542-0295 or juneau2012.eventbrite.com.

Class: Aqua Zumba, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Dimond Park Aquatic Center. Ages 16 and up, $6. Details: 586-AQUA.

Juneau Bridge Club: Duplicate Play, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Avenue. Details: 957-6971 or 321-1520.

KRNN Spotlight Series: Singer Songwriter Showcase, 7-9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater. Cost: $15. Snacks provided, beer and wine for sale. Tickets available at www.krnn.org or the door.

UAS intramural volleyball, 7-10 p.m., UAS Rec Center. For UAS students, faculty, staff and family. Details: 796-6544.

Open Mic, 9 p.m., Squires Rest. Details: 789-7829.

Thursday, Sept. 27

Race: "Walk a mile in her shoes or 5k run," 9 a.m., Sandy Beach. Cost: $15, free for kids under 10. Details: 586-6623.

Workshop: "Women's self defense," 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Open to women 16 years and older. Cost: $10, scholarships available. Details: Swarupa, 586-6623.

Workshop: ALEXsys Job Search, 10 a.m.-noon, The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

Toddler Time Group, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Details: Shayna or Jesse at 586-1203.

Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Douglas Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

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

Parenting Group for Mothers, noon-1 p.m., AWARE, 1547 Glacier Hwy. Address the specific challenges of living in an abusive atmosphere. Child care provided. 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.

Chamber Lunch, doors open at 11:30 a.m., lunch at noon, Moose Lodge. Details: 463-3488.

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.

Class: Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

2nd Annual Great Pumpkin Festival Catapult Showdown, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Sandy Beach. Check in from 4-5 p.m.

Meeting: "Juneau People for Peace and Justice," 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Details: 789-9229.

UAS Environmental Film Series: "The Cove," 5:30 p.m., UAS Egan building. Details: Sarah, sjray@uas.alaska.edu.

Pavitt Health and Fitness seminar: "Exercise for fun, fitness and fat loss," 6:30-7:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness, 10004 Glacier Highway. Rotating topics. Free. Details: 789-5556.

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

Presentation: "Eyewitness Gaza," 7 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 9161 Cinema Drive. Free. Details: Rich Moniak, 957-1956.

UAS intramural dodgeball, 7-10 p.m., UAS Rec Center. For UAS students, faculty, staff and family. Details: 796-6544.

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

Theater: "Of Mice and Men," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Cost: $12/$16/$20. Tickets available at Perseverance Theatre box office, Downtown and Valley locations of Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS.

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

Jam with J, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Rendezvous. Relaxed open jam hosted by Jason Caputo. Details: 206-331-4682, caputo737@gmail.com or www.facebook.com/wristrockets.

Karaoke, 10 p.m., The Viking Lounge. Details: 586-2159.

Friday, Sept. 28

Race: "Walk a mile in her shoes or 5k run," 9 a.m., Sandy Beach. Cost: $15, free for kids under 10. Details: 586-6623.

Workshop: "Women's self defense," 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Open to women 16 years and older. Cost: $10, scholarships available. Details: Swarupa, 586-6623.

Juneau Energy Fair, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Tlingit Haida Community Center, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Tasha, 907-780-6868.

Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Valley Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

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

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

Juneau's 2nd Annual Great Pumpkin Festival, noon-5 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Details: 586-1616.

Charter and Raven Correspondence Family Climbing Night, 3:30-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Details: 586-2635.

Mommy and Me Yoga class, 4:30-5:15 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. For babies 2 months-2 years. Free. Details: 586-1203.

Breath and Movement class, 6-7:30 p.m., valley location (private facility). Details: dancingartists@gmail.com.

Class: Aqua Zumba, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Dimond Park Aquatic Center. Ages 16 and up, $6. Details: 586-AQUA.

Recovery Poetry Slam, 6:30 p.m. open mic, competition from 7-9 p.m., Rockwell (former Elk's Club). Event will feature poems inspired by recovery from alcoholism, drug abuse and/or mental illness.

Presentation: "Israel, the Occupied Territories and Nonviolent Resistance," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Free. Details: Rich Moniak, 957-1956.

Pete Griffin storytelling event: The voice of the Tongass, 7 p.m., Downtown Public Library.

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

Theater: "Of Mice and Men," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Cost: $20/$24/$28. Tickets available at Perseverance Theatre box office, Downtown and Valley locations of Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS.

Sit-in with the band, 9:30 p.m., The Rendezvous, 184 South Franklin Street. Bring your instrument and amplifier; mic provided. Details: 206-331-4682, caputo737@gmail.com or www.facebook.com/wristrockets. The Viking Lounge. Details: 586-2159.

Saturday, Sept. 29

Race: "Walk a mile in her shoes or 5k run," 9 a.m., Sandy Beach. Cost: $15, free for kids under 10. Details: 586-6623.

Workshop: "Women's self defense," 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Open to women 16 years and older. Cost: $10, scholarships available. Details: Swarupa, 586-6623.

The Saturday Thing, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council. Details: 523-2300 or www.jedc.org/saturdaything.

Auditions for Theater at Latitude 58's "Best Christmas Pageant Ever", 10 a.m., Theater at Latitude 58. Open to youth ages 7-11. Details: theateratlatitude58@gmail.com.

Presentation: The world of reptiles, 10 a.m., Mendenhall Valley Library, 3 p.m., Douglas Public Library. Meet a Corn Snake, the largest fresh water turtle in the world, the Alligator Snapping Turtle and find out why the Kingsnake is the king of American snakes. Details: 586-5303.

Juneau's 2nd Annual Great Pumpkin Festival, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Details: 586-1616.

Yoga For Kids, 10:30 a.m., Raven Yoga, 418 Harris St. For kids ages 4-12. Details: 988-3566.

Dance workshop: "Egyptian Cane and Finger cymbals," 12:30-5 p.m., Valley JRC, 2841 Riverside Drive.

Drop In Day, 1-4 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Instant high school re-enrollment for those under 20 years. Free health screenings, free food and guidance services. Two $1,000 scholarships available.

Film: "Beauty is Embarrassing," 2, 4 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Roller Derby bout: "Juneau Rollergirls versus North Pole Babes in Toyland," 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Cost: $20/$22 advanced purchase/at the door. No-host bar; must be over 21. Details: www.juneaurollergirls.com.

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

Theater: "Of Mice and Men," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Cost: $24/$28/$32. Tickets available at Perseverance Theatre box office, Downtown and Valley locations of Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS.

Karaoke, 10 p.m., The Viking Lounge. Details: 586-2159.

Sunday, Sept. 30

Race: "Walk a mile in her shoes or 5k run," 9 a.m., Sandy Beach. Cost: $15, free for kids under 10. Details: 586-6623.

Workshop: "Women's self defense," 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Open to women 16 years and older. Cost: $10, scholarships available. Details: Swarupa, 586-6623.

Hi-Power Rifle Tournament, 9:30 a.m., Hank Harmon Rifle Range. Sign-up starts at 8:30 a.m. Cost: $22/$25//$5 for JRPC members/non-members/youth. Details: 789-9025 or 789-1717.

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

Performance: children's musician, Jim Cosgrove, 2 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School Auditorium. Cost: $10/$5 general admission/students. Tickets available at the Juneau Montessori School, the JACC, Hearthside Books, Rainy Retreat, www.juneaumontessori.co or at the door. Details: 209-8888.

Film: "Beauty is Embarrassing," 2 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Princess and Prince tea party and book signing, 2-3 p.m., Hearthside Books Nugget Mall location. Join Monica Brandner and Lorene Keen as they introduce etiquette for kids and their new book, "Sarah Elizabeth Plans a Tea Party." Free. Story time, balloons, pink lemonade and cupcakes will be provided. Tea party attire is encouraged. Details: 789-2750.

Film: "Sleep Walk with Me," 4, 7 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Cabaret workshop: "Swingin' in the Rain," 5:30-6:30 p.m. Five-day workshop. Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday's location: Big Blue; Monday and Thursday at the JACC. A performance on Friday will be at the JACC. Details: 463-3378.

Presentation: "Tracing the Jordan River through Israel and Palestine," 7 p.m., Northern Light United Church, 400 West 11th Street. Details: Rich Moniak, 957-1956.

Theater: "Of Mice and Men," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Cost: $12/$16/$20. Tickets available at Perseverance Theatre box office, Downtown and Valley locations of Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS.

Monday, Oct. 1

Race: "Walk a mile in her shoes or 5k run," 9 a.m., Sandy Beach. Cost: $15, free for kids under 10. Details: 586-6623.

Workshop: "Women's self defense," 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Open to women 16 years and older. Cost: $10, scholarships available. Details: Swarupa, 586-6623.

Job search, resume creation, using ALEXsys, keyboarding and open lab computer training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

GED Orientation, 10 a.m., The Learning Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

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

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

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.

Class: Intermediate Microsoft Word 2010, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

Jazz and Classics rehearsals, 5:30-10:30 p.m., JACC. Details: Jessalyn, 463-3378.

Prenatal Yoga, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Cost: $6 pay-as-you-can or 10 classes for $50. Details: 586-1203.

Cribbage, 5:45 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Public welcome. Details: Ron Crenshaw, 586-1796.

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

Class: Aqua Zumba, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Dimond Park Aquatic Center. Ages 16 and up, $6. Details: 586-AQUA.

UAS intramural soccer, 7-10 p.m., UAS Rec Center. For UAS students, faculty, staff and family. Details: 796-6544.

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

Tuesday, Oct. 2

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.

Race: "Walk a mile in her shoes or 5k run," 9 a.m., Sandy Beach. Cost: $15, free for kids under 10. Details: 586-6623.

Workshop: "Women's self defense," 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Open to women 16 years and older. Cost: $10, scholarships available. Details: Swarupa, 586-6623.

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. Details: 586-1203.

Harborview School Family Climbing Night, 3:30-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Details: 586-2635.

Class: Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2010, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

Jazz and Classics rehearsals, 5:30-10:30 p.m., JACC. Details: Jessalyn, 463-3378.

Class: "Tobacco cessation," 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building classroom. Free. Details: 796-8920.

Women's Education Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE, 1547 Glacier Hwy. Rotating topics include domestic violence, sexual assault, chemical dependency, family dynamics and self-care. Child care available by reservation. Free. Details: 586-6623 or www.aware.org.

Children's Life Skills Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE, 1547 Glacier Hwy. Rotating topics include personal boundaries, expressing feelings and conflict resolution. Free. Details: 586-6623 or www.aware.org.

Workshop: "Crochet Jewelry," 6:30-9 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Cost: $50. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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

UAS intramural basketball, 7-10 p.m., UAS Rec Center. For UAS students, faculty, staff and family. Details: 796-6544.

EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, SITKA

Performance: The Great Alaskan Bluegrass Band and Sitka's Bellymeat, 7:30 p.m., SFAC campus. Must be over 21 years. Cost: $15, available at Old Harbor Books and at the door. The show is a fundraiser for the Island Institute. Details: Ashia, 738-0662.


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