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Wednesday, October 31
Juneau calendar 103112 CALENDAR 1 Co-owner of Alaska Robotics (with Pat Race) Wednesday, October 31
Wednesday, October 31, 2012

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, October 31

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.

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 or 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.

Trick or Treat open house at the Glory Hole, 3-6 p.m. Homemade pumpkin cupcakes, pumpkin pie and caramel corn plus live music.

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.

Halloween activities at the Nugget Mall, 5:00-7:30 p.m., Nugget Mall. Activities include trick-or-treating, a Boy Scout and Fire Department haunted house, a costume contest and a carnival. Details: nuggetmall@acsalaska.net.

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.

Film: "Not-So-Silent Film," 6:30 and 8 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.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.

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

Film: "John Carpenter's Halloween," 10:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Thursday, November 1

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.

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.

After School Fine Arts Camp: "Create your own musical," 3-6 p.m., Rockwell, 109 South Franklin Street. Beginners welcome. For students in grades 2-6. 4-week session through December 8. Details: Ericka, 917-698-1440.

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.

KTOO Board of Directors Meeting, 5-6 p.m., KTOO Conference Room, 360 Egan Drive. Open to the public.

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.

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

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

Pavitt Health and Fitness seminar: Non-religious meditation with Pat White, 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.

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

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

Theatre in the Rough's "Macbeth," 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Pay-as-will-or-can.

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.

Friday, November 2

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.

B's Bakery and Bistro 1 year anniversary, 4-7 p.m. Open house with free food and drinks.

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.

Art exhibit, "Panhandle Paintings," by artist Jon Maki, 4:30-7 p.m., Heritage Coffee on South Franklin Street.

Painting and photography exhibit, "Everything Old is New Again," by artist Elise Tomlinson, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Franklin Street Gallery, Baranof Hotel.

Mixed media art exhibit, "Seeing Red," by artist Christianne Carrillo, 4:30-7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center.

First Friday Gallery Show, 4:30-7 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

First Friday at the Alaska Brewing Company Depot, 4:30-7:30 p.m., with the band DNR (Cabin Rock). Alaska Brewing will be pouring their new beer the Pumpkin Porter Ale.

Three art exhibit receptions at the Alaska State Museum, 4:30-7 p.m. Exhibits include Alaska science illustrator Kristin Link's "Notes from Nature: A naturalist-artist in Alaska's Wilderness," Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's "Coastal Impressions: A photographic journey along Alaska's Gulf Coast" and a juried photography exhibit, "Alaska Positive 2012."

Yoga Class: Free First Friday, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Details: 789-6392.

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.

Seminar: Managing multiple priorities, projects and deadlines. Cost: $99. 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.

Performance: "Hairspray," 6:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School auditorium. Presented by the Juneau Lyric Opera and the JDHS Theatre Department. Cost: $20/$15/$10 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Book, Rainy Retreat Book www.juneauopera.org and at the door.

Knitting, crochet and spinning help with projects, 7-9 p.m., Seaside Yarns at the Merchants Wharf. Cost: $15. Details: 723-9227.

Evening at Egan UAS Lecture Series: "What shall we do with our histories?," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library lecture hall. Speaker: Ernestine Hayes, assistant professor of English. Free. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/eganlecture.

Introduction to meditation level 1: "The Art of Being Human," 7 p.m., Juneau Shambhala Center, 174 South Franklin Street, room 206 of the Emporium Mall. Two-day workshop exploring how to take the challenges of daily life as opportunities for contemplative practice. Suggested donation: $135. Details: drala@juneaushambhala.org.

Film: "Samsara," 7 and 9:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

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.

Roughhouse Friday Boxing and world premiere of Discovery Network Sizzle video for potential reality show, 9 p.m., Marlintini's. Main event: Al Valentine versus Rock Siaulaiga. Details: Ethan, 321-5725.

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, November 3

Introduction to meditation level 1: "The Art of Being Human," all-day, Juneau Shambhala Center, 174 South Franklin Street, room 206 of the Emporium Mall. Two-day workshop exploring how to take the challenges of daily life as opportunities for contemplative practice. Suggested donation: $135. Details: drala@juneaushambhala.org.

Dads n' babies play group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 3rd Street. For children ages 0-3. Free. Details: 796-8975.

Meeting: iPad User Group, 9-11 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Glacier View room 220. Bring your own iPad.

Holiday Bazaar, "Deck the Halls," 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church, 1106 Third Street. Family-friendly festivities include homemade baked good, handicrafts, antiques and collectible, attic treasures, a Post Office gift grab bag, candy, a children's activity room, lunch and a food drive for the Douglas Community Food Pantry. Details: Beth, 209-3502.

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

Class: "Beginning Wheel II," 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Six Saturday classes through December 15. Cost: $210. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Class: "Modern Masters for Kids," 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Three Saturday classes through November 17. Cost: $90. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Youth (K-2nd grade) drawing workshop with guest artist Kristin Link, 10 a.m.-noon, Alaska State Museum. Students will see Kristin's art and practice illustration and field sketching by drawing animal bones, animal parts and mounted specimens in a naturalist's notebook they can take home. Details: 465-2901.

Moskito Market, Alaskan-style flea market, 10- a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Bring items. Set up a table. Sell thing. $10/table, setup begins at 8:30 a.m. Details: 586-2787.

Winter arts, crafts and antiques fair, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

49 Writers Workshop: "Writing in the Rain," with Amy O'Neill Houck, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Cost: $125/$140 for 49 Writers members/non-members. Details: 49writers@gmail.com.

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

Youth (grades 3-5) drawing workshop with guest artist Kristin Link, 1-3 p.m, Alaska State Museum. Students will see Kristin's art and practice illustration and field sketching by drawing animal bones, animal parts and mounted specimens in a naturalist's notebook they can take home. Details: 465-2901.

Film: "Samsara," 2, 4, 7 and 9:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

11th Annual Special Olympic Spaghetti Feed, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. All funds raised stay local. Cost: $10. Details: Michelle, 500-2611.

Performance: "Hairspray," 7-9 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School auditorium. Presented by the Juneau Lyric Opera and the JDHS Theatre Department. Cost: $20/$15/$10 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Book, Rainy Retreat Book www.juneauopera.org and at the door.

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

Gold Street Music Concert Series, "The Hillbilly Honeys," 7:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 West 10th Street. Cost: $5 at the door.

Salsa Night, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., The Viking Lounge.

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

Sunday, November 4

Winter arts, crafts and antiques fair, noon-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

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.

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

Performance: "Hairspray," 2-4 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School auditorium. Presented by the Juneau Lyric Opera and the JDHS Theatre Department. Cost: $20/$15/$10 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Book, Rainy Retreat Book www.juneauopera.org and at the door.

Film: "Samsara," 2, 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.

Theater: "Oklahoma!," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Pay-as-you-can preview. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS.

Monday, November 5

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.

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.

Tuesday, November 6

Polls open for voting.

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.

Class: "Kids Ceramics," 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Four Tuesday classes through November 27. Cost: $95. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Lecture: "Art, At.oow, and Artifacts," with Rosita Worl, noon-1 p.m., Sealaska Plaza, fourth floor boardroom. Presentation will outline and discuss differences and commonalities on these three categories of Tlingit ceremonial and ancient objects.

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.

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

Family night at the library, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Public Library. For children ages 5 and under. Details: 586-5249.

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.

Class: "Paper Collaging," 6:30-9 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Three Tuesday classes through November 20. Cost: $90. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Native History Film Series, "On the Ice," 7:30-9:30 p.m., University of Alaska Egan lecture hall, 112.

EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2 -

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4

Sitka WhaleFest. Details: www.sitkawhalefest.org.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14 -

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18

Haines Alaska Bald Eagle Festival, American Bald Eagle Foundation. Activities include photography workshops, raptor presentations, guest speakers and presentations and carving workshops.


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