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Wednesday, November 7
Juneau calendar 110712 CALENDAR 1 The Bookworm Sez Wednesday, November 7
Wednesday, November 07, 2012

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Wednesday, November 7

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

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.

Presentation: "Legal Concerns and Caregiving," noon, KTOO first floor conference room, 360 Egan Drive. Free. Details: Joylynn, 463-6177.

ESL Computer Class, 1-3 p.m., The Learning Connection 210 Ferry Way. For all ages. 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: Hatha Yoga Level 1-2, 5:30-7 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Instructor: Carol Race.

Class: "Beginning wheel I," 5:30-8:30 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Six Wednesday classes through December 12. Cost: $210. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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.

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.

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

Wildlife Wednesday, with Michelle Ridgway, marine ecologist and chair of the Alaska Explorers club, 7-8 p.m., UAS Glacier View Room, Egan building 221/222. Free. Details: Tina, 523-5402.

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.

Thursday, November 8

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

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.

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: Introduction to computer, internet and email, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: Kate, 586-5718.

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

Pavitt Health and Fitness seminar, "Eating for Fat Loss," 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.

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

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 9

Class: Microsoft Excel, 9:30-10:30 a.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. For all ages. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

Class: English as a Second Language, 10:30-12:30 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. For ages 18 and older. Free. Details: 780-6706.

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.

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.

Presentation: "Salmon 2100, the future of Wild Pacific Salmon," social from 4:30-5:30 p.m., presentation from 5:30-6:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Details: coordinator@sealaskafishhabitat.org.

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.

Improv workshop and performance, 6 p.m. for workshop, 8 p.m. for performance, The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. All abilities welcome. Free, though donations are encouraged. Details: Eric, 209-8958 and juneauimprov@gmail.com or Kelly, 586-1750 or kmanning@reachak.org.

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

Performance: "Hairspray," a collaboration between the Juneau Lyric Opera and the Juneau Douglas High School theatre department, 7 p.m., JDHS auditorium. Cost: $20/$15/$10 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at Hearthside and Rainy Retreat Books, the Juneau Arts and Culture Center and at www.juneauopera.org.

Evening at Egan UAS Lecture Series: "Human-caribou relations from a First Nation's perspective," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library lecture hall. Speaker: Randall Tetlichi, Vuntut Gwitch'in First Nation Elder in Residence. Free. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/eganlecture.

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

Theater: "Oklahoma!," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Opening night.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, November 10

Presentation: "Brain injury prevention," 8 a.m.-noon, Vocational Training and Resource Center, 3239 Hospital Drive. Cost: $25. Details: 907-274-2824.

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

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

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.

Geo Fest, 1-4 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. A free public event featuring hand-on activities presented by community agencies and organizations to celebrate geography education.

Class: "Watercolor Landscapes," 2-4:30 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Four Saturday classes through December 1. Cost: $150. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Concert: Juneau Wind Ensemble with the Thunder Mountain High School band, 3-4:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. Free. Details: www.juneaucommunityband.org.

Tot Rave, a fun dance for children of all ages, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Douglas Island Pink and Chum, Inc. aquarium. Details: Clint, cjfarr@hotmail.com.

Film: "MSP's Superheroes of Stoke," 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.

Southeast Alaska Snow and Avalache Workshop, 5 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Listen to 9 20-minute presentations about backcountry safety. Suggested donation: $20. Details: Tom, 209-9207.

Annual Trail Mix dinner and auction 6-8:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Buffet dinner by Abby's Kitchen, silent and outcry auction and music by North Country Cajun Club. Cost: $35/$45 Trail Mix Member/non-members. Tickets on sale at Hearthside Books, JACC, www.juneautrails.org or 790-6406.

Sons of Norway and Friends of Scandinavia Svalbard Lodge Scandinavian Dance, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Music by Dale Wygant, dance instruction from 7:30-8:15 p.m. Cost: $10/$5 for adults and students/children 6-12 years. Coffee, tea, punch and desserts included. Details: Laurie, 465-5926.

Performance: "Hairspray," a collaboration between the Juneau Lyric Opera and the Juneau Douglas High School theatre department, 7 p.m., JDHS auditorium. Cost: $20/$15/$10 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at Hearthside and Rainy Retreat Books, the Juneau Arts and Culture Center and at www.juneauopera.org.

Book discussion with author Mary Doria Russell, 7 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Russell will discuss her two books, "The Sparrow" and "A thread of Grace." Details: 586-5267.

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

Theater: "Oklahoma!," 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.

Rave Night, 10 p.m., The Viking Lounge.

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

Sunday, November 11

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.

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.

Theatre in the Rough's "Macbeth," 2 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, JACC and at the door.

Performance: "Hairspray," a collaboration between the Juneau Lyric Opera and the Juneau Douglas High School theatre department, 2 p.m., JDHS auditorium. Cost: $20/$15/$10 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at Hearthside and Rainy Retreat Books, the Juneau Arts and Culture Center and at www.juneauopera.org.

Family Movie Afternoon, 3-4:30 p.m., Douglas Public Library. Details: 364-2378.

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

Monday, November 12

Class: Job Search, Resume Creation, Using ALEXsys, Keyboarding and Open Lab Computer Training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: Kate, 586-5718.

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, 210 Ferry Way. For all ages. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

Class: Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: Kate, 586-5718.

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.

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

Class: "Shado Box Jewelry," 6-9 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Four Monday classes through December 3. Cost: $155. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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

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

Tuesday, November 13

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: Job Search, Resume Creation, Using ALEXsys, Keyboarding and Open Lab Computer Training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: Kate, 586-5718.

Alaska Litho seminar: Website Psychology, 9-11:30 a.m., Goldbelt Hotel. Learn how to direct your audience's attention through design and content, make a lasting impression and what is behind the top rules for usability. Cost: $95. Details: www.aklitho.com.

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

Lecture: "On the Origins and Diversity of Northern Northwest Coast Headgear," by Steve Henrikson, noon-1 p.m., Sealaska Plaza, fourth floor boardroom.

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: Introduction to computer, internet and email, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: Kate, 586-5718.

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.

Class: "Intermediate wheel throwing," 6-9 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Six Tuesday classes through December 18. Cost: $155. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.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.

Mudrooms live storytelling event, 7 p.m., Holy Trinity Church. November's theme: "Brush with Greatness." Cost: $7, give or take. All profits to charity. Details: www.mudrooms.org.

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


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