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Wednesday, October 17
Juneau calendar 101712 CALENDAR 1 Community Engagement Educator Association of Alaska School Boards Wednesday, October 17
Wednesday, October 17, 2012

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, October 17

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

GED Orientation, 10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

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.

ESL Computer Class, 1-3 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. For ages 18 and older. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

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

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

Presentation: "International politics of seafood, ecolabeling and 'sustainability' certification," by journalist and publisher Bob Tkacz, 5 p.m., KTOO Studios. Sponsored by the Juneau World Affairs Council.

Support Group: Family Talk Community Cafe, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center, 1601 Salmon Creek Lane. Participate in a conversation about parenting, children and being strong and positive. Free light supper and childcare provided.

Class: Hatha Yoga Level 1-2, 5:30-7 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Instructor: Carol Race.

English Class, 5:30-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Wing, room 113. Free. For ages 18 and older. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training, sessions 3/4, 6-9 p.m., Hagevig Regional Fire Training Center, 2601 Sherwood Lane. Free. Details: Mike, 796-8989 or mlopez@bartletthospital.com and Jeremy, 957-5369 or jubael@gmail.com.

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.

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.

Wildlife Wednesday, with Kate Savage of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 7-8 p.m., UAS Glacier View Room, Egan building 221/222. Free. Details: Tina, 523-5402.

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

Lecture by photographer Holly Andres: "Alaska Positive 2012," 7 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Free. Details: www.museums.state.ak.us.

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

Thursday, October 18

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

Citizenship class, 3:30-4:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. For ages 18 and older. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

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

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

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

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Planning Committee, noon., hospital administration building board room. Details: 907-796-8463.

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.

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Executive Committee, 1 p.m., hospital administration building board room. Details: 907-796-8463.

Meeting: Juneau Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee, 1:30 p.m., Chamber Conference room. Details: 463-3488.

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.

English Class, 5-6:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. For ages 18 and older. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

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

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

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

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

Pavitt Health and Fitness seminar, "Low carbs the right way," 6:30-7:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness, 10004 Glacier Highway. Rotating topics. Free. Details: 789-5556.

Nondenominational Prayer Shawl knitting group, 6:30-8 p.m., Cathedral of the Nativity library. Gather to crochet and knit shawls to be given to individuals in need of comfort. All skill levels welcome.

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

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

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, October 19

Workshop: "Starting a Small Business," Alaska Small Business Development Center, 3100 Channel Drive. Free. Details: Ian, 463-3789.

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

ESL Computer Class, 10 a.m-noon, The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. For ages 18 and older. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc,org/tlc.

Class: "English Computer Tutorial," 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

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.

Class: English, 12:30-2:00 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

Yoga for those experiencing homelessness, 3-4 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Free. Details: Kiel, 586-4159 or kiel@feedjuneau.org.

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.

Yoga Workshop: "Living expansively with Sarahjoy," 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Friday, 9 a.m.-noon and 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, Rainforest Yoga. Cost:2-hour session-$40, 3-hour session-$60, full workshop - $150/$175 for Rainforest Yoga members/nonmembers. Details: Bev, 209-8289.

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.

Beginning swing dance lessons, 6:30-8 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. Cost: $15 at the door or $50 for a 5-class punch card (includes all classes at the facility); Pavitt Health and Fitness members receive a 50% discount. Details: Emily, 500-7332.

Woosh Kinaadeiyi second annual poetry Grand Slam championship, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. DJ Manu on turntables, after-party with potluck and presents for everyone. Cost: $5-$10 pay-as-you-can.

Presentation: "What can the shifty fishes of Auke Creek tell us? Adaptation to warming streams in Southeast Alaska," by David Tallmon, associate professor of biology, 7 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall. Free. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu.

Evening at Egan UAS Lecture Series: "China's Legal System: Prospects for Reform," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library lecture hall. Speaker: University of Hawaii law professor Alison Conner. Free. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/eganlecture.

Beginning Merengue dance lessons, 8-9:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. Cost: $15 at the door or $50 for a 5-class punch card (includes all classes at the facility); Pavitt Health and Fitness members receive a 50% discount. Details: Emily, 500-7332.

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, October 20

Class: "Healing Touch Level I," 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building. Class runs through Sunday, October 21. Cost: $225/$175 for hospital staff/non-staff. Details: 796-8422.

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training, sessions 5-7, 9 a.m.-noon, Hagevig Regional Fire Training Center, 2601 Sherwood Lane. Free. Details: Mike, 796-8989 or mlopez@bartletthospital.com and Jeremy, 957-5369 or jubael@gmail.com.

Storytelling workshop with Roblin Gray Davis, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Douglas Library.

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

Class: "Halloween pottery: Scare Ware," 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Two Saturday classes through the October 27. Cost: $55. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.com.

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

Class: "Stained glass workshop," 11 a.m.-4 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Cost: $105. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.com

Women's Health Forum, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Centennial Hall. Event features educational displays, information on health risk-reducing no cost lunches and a presentation by Dr. Astrid Pujari: "Boosting your immune System naturally for cancer prevention." Details: Ruth Johnson, 796-2273.

Gastineau Humane Society Pet Festival, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., JACC. Events include a pet fashion show, a leave-it weenie race, musical chairs, pet products and demonstrations and a Pets of Juneau Calendar Contest. Details: 789-0260 or www.ghspets.org.

Seafood Fest and beer tasting, 4-5 p.m. for beer tasting, 5-7:30 p.m. for Seafood Fest, Juneau Yacht Club. Cost: $10/$30 for beer tasting/seafood dinner. Dinner includes halibut and salmon from Taku Smokeries, cole slaw, potato salad, home-made bread and Silverbow Bakery's Oatmeal Stout ginger bread.Tickets available at www.ktoo.org, at the radio station or at the door.

Opera workshop performance: "Bennu's Birds," 7:30 p.m., Northern Lights Church. Cost: $15/&13/&4 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books, Rainy Retreat Books or at www.operatogo.net. Details: 586-2255.

Bob Bartlett Alaska Day Red Rose Music Concert, noon, Nugget Mall.

Third Annual "Three Ring Improv," 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Performance includes Amy Roeder of Chicago's Second City, UAS's Not Safe for Improv group and Juneau's Morally Improv-erished. Cost: $15/$10 general/students. All-ages show. Tickets available at Hearthside Books and at the door. Details: Eric, 209-8958.

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

Sunday, October 21

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.

Opera workshop performance: "Bennu's Birds," 3 p.m., Northern Lights Church. Cost: $15/&13/&4 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books, Rainy Retreat Books or at www.operatogo.net. Details: 586-2255.

Southeast Swing, 4-6 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Beginners welcome; no partners necessary. Cost: $5. Details: 209-4837 or find Southeast Swing on Facebook.

Monday, October 22

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.

Workshop: "Profit Mastery," 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on 10/22, 10/2, 10/29 and 11/2, Alaska Small Business Development Center, 3100 Channel Drive. Four-day workshop; must be available to attend all days. Cost: $200. Details: Ian, 463-3789.

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.

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Rainforest Recovery Center Advisory Board, noon, hospital administration building board room. Details: 907-796-8463.

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

ESL Computer Class, 1-3 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. For ages 18 and older. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

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

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.

English Class, 5:30-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Wing, room 113. Free. For ages 18 and older. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

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

NAMI class on understanding mental health, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Health & Birth Center, 1601 Salmon Creek Lane. Details: 463-4251.

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.

Tuesday, October 22

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.

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.

Class: English, 12:30-2 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

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.

English Class, 5-6:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. For ages 18 and older. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

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

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

Class: "Pathways, Creating Your Life Without Tobacco," 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administrative 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.

EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26 - SITKA

Music and dance performance: "Okaidja Afroso," 7 p.m., Sitka Performing Arts Center. A family-friendly performance of music and dance fusion from Ghana, Brazil, Cuba Peru and the Deep South. Cost: $20/$15 adults/students and seniors. Tickets available at Old Harbor Books. Details: 747-3085.


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