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Wednesday, October 24
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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, October 24

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.

Concerts in the Park brainstorming session and brown bag lunch, noon-1 p.m., JACC.

WIC Walk-in Clinic, 12:30-6 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast feeding or have children five and under. Details: 463-4099.

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.

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

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

Free educational documentary film: "Lets Talk about Sex," 5 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

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

Class: English as a Second Language, 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.

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.

Film: "40 Days at Base Camp," 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., Squires Rest. Details: 789-7829.

Thursday, October 25

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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

Class: English as a Second Language, 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.

Pavitt Health and Fitness seminar, "Fats: good or bad?" 6:30-7:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness, 10004 Glacier Highway. Rotating topics. Free. Details: 789-5556.

Haunted House at the Eagle Valley Center, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Eagle Valley Center. Cost: $3/child or $10/car load of four or more children. Details: outdoors@servealaska.org or 789-7035.

Class: Intermediate stained glass, 6-9 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Seven Thursday night classes through December 13. Cost: $315. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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.

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

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

Free preview of Theatre in the Rough's "Macbeth," 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall.

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

Film: "John Carpenter's Halloween," 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Friday, October 26

Class: "Introduction to Excel," 10-11 a.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

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 as a Second Language, 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.

Halloween activities at the Nugget Mall, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Nugget Mall. Activities include a Boy Scout and Fire Department haunted house and a carnival. Details: nuggetmall@acsalaska.net.

Haunted House at the Eagle Valley Center, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Eagle Valley Center. Cost: $3/child or $10/car load of four or more children. Details: outdoors@servealaska.org or 789-7035.

12th Annual UAS Alumni and Friends Beer and Wine Tasting, 6-8 p.m., Prospector Hotel/TK Maguire's. Must be over 21. Cost: $25/$40 for current UASAA members/general admission. Details: 796-6569.

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.

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

Poetry reading by Emily Wall: "Live Aboard," 7 p.m., Downtown Public Library.

Evening at Egan UAS Lecture Series: "UAS in Cuba: A semester-long search for Che, Hemingway, El Papa and the Authentic Tourist," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library lecture hall. Speakers: UAS assistant professor of English Kevin Maier with students. Free. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/eganlecture.

Opening night, Theatre in the Rough's "Macbeth," 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, JACC and at the door.

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.

Film: "John Carpenter's Halloween," 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

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 27

Alaska Herpetological Society First Annual Conference, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Lena Point Fisheries building, room 103. Details: www.akherpsociety.org.

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training, session 8, 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.

K3 used record, CD and video sale, 9 a.m.-noon, KTOO.

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

Writing workshop with Emily Wall, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Douglas Library.

Fall Family Fun Fest, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Come in costume, enjoy science education-based activities. Details: 789-0097.

Farmers' and Crafters' Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Airport Shopping Center.

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

Halloween activities at the Eagle Valley Center, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. pumpking carving, 4:30-8:30 p.m. Terror Trail, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Haunted House. Cost: $3/child or $10/car load of four or more children. Details: outdoors@servealaska.org or 789-7035.

Native Drummers, noon-5:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Details: Nancy, 957-4588.

Halloween activities at the Nugget Mall, noon-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Activities include a Boy Scout and Fire Department haunted house and a carnival. Details: nuggetmall@acsalaska.net.

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

Ghost Walk, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Mt. Jumbo Gym, 909 4th Street. Details: 364-2243.

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

Juneau Rollergirls derby bout versus Fairbanks, 7 p.m., doors open at 6:15 p.m., Centennial Hall. Half-time costume contest, no-host bar. Cost: $20 /$22 advance purchase/at the door. Must be 21. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, Rainy Retreat Books and the JACC.

October Barn Dance, 7-10 p.m., St. Anne's Parish Hall. No experience or partners needed. All dances taught and steps are easy. Cost: $8/$7/$5 for adults/JIF and AFF member/students and seniors. Free for SAGA, JVs and VISTA. Details: 463-3214.

Theatre in the Rough's "Macbeth," 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, JACC and at the door.

Film: "John Carpenter's Halloween," 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Halloween Madness at the Viking Lounge, 10 p.m.-close, Viking Lounge. Live band downstairs, DJ upstairs, costume contest with a cash prize of $300 and a chance to win a Captain Morgan bicycle.

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

Sunday, October 28

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.

Halloween activities at the Nugget Mall, 1-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Activities include a Boy Scout and Fire Department haunted house and a carnival. Details: nuggetmall@acsalaska.net.

Cultural Dance Fest 2012, "I am Juneau," 1 p.m., Juneau Art and Culture Center. Free. All ages welcome. Event includes a special tribute performance in memory of Eric McDowell with Greg McLaughlin and Lis Saya. Details: city_clerk@ci.jueau.ak.us or Vini, 209-3952.

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

Class: "Introduction to skating with roller derby team," 1-3 p.m., Marie Drake. Children are welcome with adult supervision. Bring skate gear. Details: 523-1552 or recruiter@juneaurollergirls.com.

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

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

International Folk and Ballroom Dance, 6-8:30 p.m., JRC Downtown. Free.

Free Drive-In Movie, "The Addams Family," 6:30 p.m., Juneau Urgent and Family Care, Old Dairy Road. Spooky dance performance, popcorn and candy beginning at 6 p.m.

Theatre in the Rough's "Macbeth," 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, JACC and at the door.

Monday, October 29

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.

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.

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

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.

Class: English as a Second Language, 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.

Film: "John Carpenter's Halloween," 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Cello rock concert: "Break of Reality," 7-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. Tickets available at the JACC and bookstores.

Tuesday, October 30

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.

Presentation: "Behaviors that Challenge us," noon, Juneau Empire Building third floor conference room, 3100 Channel Drive. Learn tools for coping and managing dementia at home or in a professional setting. Details: Amber, 586-6044.

Class: English as a Second Language, 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.

Class: English as a Second Language, 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.

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

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.

Planetarium show: "Bad Astronomy," proceeded by "The Stars Tonight," 6:30 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Free. Details: Steve, 500-2941.

Meeting: Juneau Douglas Advisory Committee, 6:30 p.m. Egan Lecture Hall Glacier room, University of Alaska Southeast. Open to the public. Agenda includes announcements of open seats and statewide proposals. Details: Frances, 465-4046 or frances.field@alaska.gov.

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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