Story last updated at 11/19/2008 - 4:23 pm
The Janice D. Holst School of Dance is offering classes once again, ranging from ballet to tap and hip-hop. To sign up for classes or for more information contact Janice Holst by e-mail at janicedholst.com or call 586-1462 or call the studio at 723-1462.
Learn to Ice Skate with the Juneau Skating Club. Our second session of the year began Nov. 7. Classes meet one time per week for six weeks. Group lessons meet either Friday nights 6:30-7:30 pm or Saturday mornings 11:45 am -12:45 pm.kills classes start Sunday November 9 at 10:30 am. Registration forms are available at www.juneauskatingclub.org or at the rink. Questions can be directed to email@example.com or 523-9115.
Juneau Community Schools announces it's November Open Gym Schedule. All open gyms are held at Thunder Mountain High School from 6:30-8:30pm. Cost is $3.00 per person per session. Sessions are as follows: Nov. 19, 20, 23, 26 and 30. For more information please call 780-2075. Community Schools has court rentals available on Saturdays from 9:00am to 1:00pm at DZMS. Cost for the rental is $30 per hour per court. To reserve a court call Community Schools at 780-2075.
The Widowed Persons Program is pleased to sponsor a public program on the topic of Grief and the Holidays. This program entitled "Coping with Loss During the Holiday Season" is for families and friends who have lost a loved one through death. The presenter again this year will be Jamie McLean, M. A., L.P.C. The program will offer suggestions on how to navigate the holiday season and how to create new traditions that pay tribute to the memory of your loved ones. This public program will be held on Nov. 19 at 6pm at the Mendenhall Library Conference Room. For further information on the Widowed Persons Program or this public event, please contact Sue at 586-6424 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Sandy at 789-0355.
Memory Screening, presented by the Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska and Southeast Senior Services. When: Nov. 19 from 10am-2pm. Where: Juneau Senior Center, 895 W. 12th St.Take advantage of this FREE screening to determine a need for additional medical attention. Memory loss is NOT a normal part of aging; the Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska will help with the next step towards care. For more information call Amber Smith at 586-6044 or visit our website at www.alzalaska.org.
The Community Interfaith Thanksgiving Service will be held Nov. 26 at 12:15 at the Gold Town Nickelodeon at 171 Shattuck Way. This service is being sponsored by the Cooperative Church Council. There will be participation from Buddhist, Bah'ai, Quaker, Jewish and Christian faith communities, as well as mayor Bruce Botelho representing the city as a whole. All are invited to attend.
Coast Guard's annual Southeast Alaska Blanket, Coat and Toy Drive is currently underway. Bins will be placed throughout Juneau to include locations at Costco, Wal-Mart, Safeway, Alaska & Proud, Super Bear Supermarket, Nugget Mall and the Juneau Federal Building. The community will have the opportunity to begin donating items until Dec. 1. Items collected will be donated to the communities of Hoonah, Angoon, Kake, Pelican and Elfin Cove between Dec. 8-12. Please bring gently-used coats, blankets, and new toys to collection bins located at Costco, Wal-Mart, Safeway, A&P, Super Bear Supermarket, Nugget Mall, and the Juneau Federal Building before December 1st.