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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

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Wednesday 26

Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428.

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176.

Senior exercise, 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669.

Farmers market training, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cooperative Extension Service videoconference at http://bit.ly/MarketReg2014. Learn how to market your product, how to set up your temporary food booth and what foods do and do not require state permits.

"Write For Your Life" group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Storytime, 11 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5267.

Shriners' weekly luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Moose Lodge.

Glacier Valley Rotary Club meeting, noon every Wednesday, Juneau International Airport Aurora Room.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m., Valentine Building, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, Unity Center. Details: 463-1224.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Health insurance application assistance, 2 p.m., Juneau Public Library downtown.

Women, Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 12:30-6 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Details: 463-4099.

Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church, 1106 Third St., Douglas. Details: Marsha 364-2472.

Nicotine Anonymous meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Assembly Building, Suite 106.

Red Clay with Brandon Howard, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays through March 12. This class will provide a unique opportunity - working with red stoneware. We will explore glazes, form, and slips all pertaining to a dark clay body. Previous clay experience required. $145 (materials included).

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Halau Hula 'o 'Olili'ula classes, 6-8 p.m., dance studio at the Filipino Community Hall. Every Wed evening with instructor Leimomi Martin. Details: leimomi@halauhulaooliliula.org.

Children's Creative Play, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Group activities include: music, games, movies, ice skating, visiting the library, Planetarium, climbing wall. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

A Window Between Worlds, women's art support group, 7-8:30 p.m., AWARE. Call ahead if you will need childcare. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

Rotaract meeting, 6 p.m., UAS Bill Ray Center, 1108 F St. A social club for young people age 18 to 30. Details: juneaurotaractors@gmail.com.

Stress reduction program, 6-8:30 p.m., Robert F. Valiant Administration Building. Guided instruction in mindful meditation, relaxation practices and simple yoga. Details and registration: Bartlett Hospital at 796-8498.

Tilted Canvas Art & Wine, 6-9 p.m., Silverbow Inn, 2nd Street. Looking forward to a night out with your friends? Check out the NEW wine and art event at the Silverbow Inn. Have a little wine, paint a little canvas, have a little more wine, repeat! Class is $45 and includes all paint, canvas, supplies and art instruction.

Auke Bay Bible Church AWANA clubs, 6:25-8 p.m., 11970 Glacier Hwy. Details: http://fs4.formsite.com/ABBC/AWANA/index.html

Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.

Figurative Drawing and Painting with David Woodie, 6:30-10 p.m. Wednesdays through March 5. Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. Using charcoal and chalk you will explore drawing from a nude model in this class. $170. Visit www.canvasarts.com for more information.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

KRNN Spotlight Series: The North Country Cajun Band, 7-8:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon, Shattuck Way. Featuring Sergei Morosan, Maridon Boario, Andrew Heist, Erin Hanson and Colette Costa. Tickets $12 at www.krnn.org and at the station, $15 at the door.

Old Time string band jam every Wednesday night 7-9 p.m. in the Red Dog Saloon balcony. All abilities welcome. Learn and play old-time Appalachian, Ozark, Texas, Colorado, Missouri, etc. tunes. Fiddles, banjos, guitars, dulcimers, mandolins, ukuleles, accordions, harmonicas, etc. all welcome. For information, call 463-3214.

Drawing night at Alaska Robotics, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Robotics Gallery, Front Street ($5). Learn short gesture drawings and work toward longer poses. Bring your own materials or buy a sketchbook at the gallery. Call 523-0303 or visit www.alaskarobotics.com for more information.

Drag Queen Bingo, 7:30 p.m., the Rendezvous. Every Wednesday.

Thursday 27

Juneau Gastineau Rotary Club meeting, 7 a.m. every Thursday, The Prospector Hotel.

Women, Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details: 463-4099.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Moose Lodge. Details: 463-3488 or www.juneauchamber.com.

Senior Center lunch, noon, Douglas Methodist Church. Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Details: 463-6175.

Parenting group for mothers, noon-1 p.m., AWARE. Thursday afternoons. For women who are parenting and have lived with an abusive partner. Call ahead if you will need childcare. Free. Details: 586-6623.

Bartlett Baby Parent Time, 1-2:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Robert F. Valliant Center classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.

Toddler Time group, 3-4:30 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free. Meet other families while your children get their "wiggles" out. Details: 586-1203.

Ceramics class for young beginners, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio, 223 Seward Street. Learn the basic techniques for wedging, centering, and throwing bowls and cups. $160 (per session), for youths 9 and older. Details: 58601750 or info@canvasarts.org.

League of Women Voters book group, 5-7 p.m., Juneau Public Library downtown.

St. Brendan's Galley hot meal, 6 p.m. every Thursday, St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.

Fourth Thursday TEDx Talks, 6 p.m., downtown library.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Prayer Shawl Group, 6-8 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, 416 Fifth St., downstairs. A weekly group to crochet and knit shawls to be given to individuals in need of comfort. All skill levels welcome. Details: Rhiannon, 586-3137.

Friends of Recycling meeting, 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Juneau Public Library downtown.

Painting with acrylics: Painting through layers, 6:30-9 p.m., Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. $165. Acrylic paint straight from the can is flat, prone to color changes, and has a tendency to resemble plastic surfaces when it dries. This class focuses on basic methods including how to overcome these weaknesses and how to create rich textures and layered paint surfaces. Details: www.canvasarts.org

Juneau Audubon Society beginning birders class, 6:30-8 p.m., Riverbend Elementary School, Riverside Drive. Learn what makes a bird, recognition clues, identify local Juneau birds, use binoculars to virtual bird and join Jn Audubon members on a field walk. $30 for a four-week course. Details and registration: suzanne.ainsworth@juneauschools.org or 523-1616.

Family caregiver education and support meeting, 6:30 p.m., 1803 Glacier Hwy.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294.

Karaoke with Elle Z Rox, 8 p.m. at McGivny's Sports Bar and Grill, 9107 Mendenhall Mall.

"We Do Recover" NA meeting, 8-9 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive.

Friday 28

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176.

Senior exercise, 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Indian Studies Program parent advisory meeting, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Marie Drake Building, Room 313. This is an opportunity for parents to advocate for the educational, emotional and social needs of children. Free. Details: 523-1737.

Organ concert, noon, State Office Building. Concerts on the Kimball Theatre Organ at the State Office Building take place most Fridays during the noon hour. This week's concert is by J. Allan MacKinnon.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St. Details: 789-0965.

Friday after-school art class, 3:30-4:30 p.m., The Art Dept, 9342 Glacier Hwy. Classes run until March 14. $140 for all classes and materials. Details: 790-2787.

Juneau Folk Fest performer applications due. The deadline to apply to perform at the Juneau Folk Fest is 5 p.m. Feb. 28. To pick up a form or for more information, visit www.akfolkfest.org/40/appForms.php.

Southeast Alaska regional science fair public preview, 5-8 p.m., Marie Drake Gymnasium. Details: www.seakrsf.org.

"Dopeless Hope-fiends" NA meeting, 5-6 p.m. Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive.

Alaska State Museum Final Friday, 5-9 p.m. at the museum. The Alaska State Museum celebrates the final open day of its 47-year history with live music and food. Free admission through February as patrons are asked to add memories to the museum's Five Decade timeline.

Territorial Sportsmen/Alaska Outdoor Council annual banquet and fundraiser, 5:30 p.m. The 14th annual TSI/AOC banquet and fundraiser takes place in the Centennial Hall Main Ballroom. There will be a no-host bar and silent auction. Prime rib and seafood dinner is at 7 p.m. Live auction begins at 8 p.m. $500 door prize, must be present to win. Tickets $45 per person or $85 for two.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Latin, swing and ballroom dance lessons, 6:30-8 p.m., The Alaska Club - Valley. $5 per person for TAC members, $10 for non-members. Details: Becky Thomas at 364-4321 or rthomas@thealaskaclub.com.

Mendenhall Glacier Fireside Lecture Series, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Mary Joyce arrived at Taku Lodge in the 1930s to nurse an ailing veteran. She eventually mushed 1,000 miles by dog team to Fairbanks. Writer Mary Lou Gerbi celebrates the history of Juneau's remarkable woman. Lecture repeats at 8 p.m.

Friends of the Marie Drake Planetarium are presenting Dark Energy, Dark Matter and the Fate of the Universe' plus 'The Stars Tonight' at 7 p.m. on the Spitz projector and dome. The program is free for all ages. The talk is for teenagers and adults but has computer visuals.

Marie Drake Planetarium, Glacier Avenue, between Harborview and JDHS.

Juneau Student Symphony Pops presents "Music from the Movies!" at 7 p.m. in the Juneau Arts and Culture Center Main Hall. The Juneau Student Symphony plays music from the movies - as seen on screen. Featuring Kyle Farley-Robinson, 2013 Youth Solo Competition junior division winner and the Juneau Alaska Music Matters program. Tickets by donation at the door. Details: www.juneausymphony.org/studentsymphony

Opera to Go presents "Bennu," 7:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets $5-18, available at Juneau Arts and Culture Center or online at jahc.org. "Bennu" is an opera for children and adults and features music by Rory Merritt Stitt. The story follows a child named Bennu who searches for where he fits into the world and learns some hard lessons before finding who he truly is.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

Playboy Spaceman celebrates the release of its album, "One Heart Army," at 9 p.m. in the Rockwell Ballroom, 109 S. Franklin St. Also featuring the Wool Pullers. Ages 21 and older, $10 cover charge.

Saturday 1

Jewelry stone-setting workshop, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio, 223 Seward St. $165. Registration required: 586-1780 or www.canvasarts.org.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Old Glacier Highway, downstairs conference room. Details: 463-1224.

Winter Obstacle Course, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., SAGA Eagle Valley Center, 24600 Amaiga Harbor Rd. The course includes snowshoeing, a high ropes course and cross-country skiing. The course is geared for beginners and costs $25 per person or $45 for parent-child pairs. Details: Nate Heck at 723-1547 or evcpro@servalaska.org.

"Staying Alive" Al-Anon family group, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. Tenth St. Free childcare provided. Details: Erika, 463-2613 or Laura, 463-4440.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, noon, 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Southeast Alaska regional science fair open house, noon-1:30 p.m., Marie Drake Gymnasium. Details: www.seakrsf.org.

Juneau Student Symphony Pops presents "Music from the Movies!" at 2 p.m. at Glacier Valley Elementary School, Tongass Boulevard. The Juneau Student Symphony plays music from the movies - as seen on screen. Featuring Kyle Farley-Robinson, 2013 Youth Solo Competition junior division winner and the Juneau Alaska Music Matters program. Tickets by donation at the door. Details: www.juneausymphony.org/studentsymphony

Comic drawing at Alaska Robotics, 3-5 p.m., Alaska Robotics Gallery, 220 Front Street. $10. Saturday Comic Drawing Workshops are led by Inari Kylanen (often accompanied by Pat Race) and we work through comic drawing exercises as a group. Details: 523-0303 or www.alaskarobotics.com.

Latin, swing and ballroom dance, 5-6:30 p.m., The Alaska Club - Downtown. Admission is $5 per person for Alaska Club members and $10 per person for nonmembers. Private lessons are also available. Details: Becky Thomas at 364-4321 or rthomas@thealaskaclub.com.

Rainforest Yoga First Friday, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Rainforest Yoga above Gold Town Theater. Tammy Davis teaches a course for all levels of experience.

Opera to Go presents "Bennu," 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets $5-18, available at Juneau Arts and Culture Center or online at jahc.org. "Bennu" is an opera for children and adults and features music by Rory Merritt Stitt.

AWARE's 2014 Women of Distinction dinner, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall Convention Center. This year's honorees are Elaine Schroeder (psychotherapist and peace activist); Patricia Owen (health and safety advocate); Norene Otnes/Lubittata, X'aaeechjun (To wo een slitseen shawwat-I am a Strong Spirited Woman); and Carol Pitts (community resource coordinator). $70. Details or tickets: Mandi at 586-6623.

Saturday Night Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Saturday night NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Gastineau Human Services.

Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

Gold Street Music, 7:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. In its last concert of the winter season, Gold Street Music presents Collette Costa; DnR (Darin Jensen and Rod Crist); Ed Schoenfeld and the Empty Oil Barrel Band; June Hall, Paul Disdier, Rainie Godwin and Bob Banghart; and Dave Owens. Tickets are $5 at the door for this local acoustic music concert. Details: Elva at 500-4550 or Frederick at 523-6999.

Sunday 2

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park. Details: 789-0965.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, noon, 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Weekly ukulele jam, noon-2 p.m. at the Prospector Hotel's TK McGuires Lounge. All ages and abilities welcome. Details: www.juneaujambusters.com.

Juneau Board Game Club, noon-5 p.m., Nugget Mall Community Room. Join fellow board game enthusiasts as we play long time favorites and new games every month. Details: Corinne Soltis at juneauboardgameclub@yahoo.com.

Duplicate bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6174.

International folk dance, 6-8 p.m., The Alaska Club - Downtown. Recreational dance (first hour is instruction). No partner is necessary and beginners are welcome. Details: Bruce Botelho at 364-2334.

"New Beginnings" NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Blues Fusion Night at The Alaskan Hotel and Bar, 7-10 p.m., the Alaskan Bar, South Franklin Street. Free drop-in blues dance lesson at 7 p.m., dancing continues until 10 p.m. No experience or partner needed. Details: Daniel at bread@wildoven.com or 209-4837.

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center conference room.

Monday 3

Open Lab Computer Training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Individual and small group instruction available for computer skills and online job search guidance. Free.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Diane, 463-6176.

Senior exercise, 10 a.m., Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4212 Mendenhall Loop Road. Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669.

Toddlertime, 10:30 a.m., downtown library; 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267.

Life Ring meeting, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Northern Light United Church. A weekly gathering for women. All are welcome. Details: 364-2131.

Toddler play group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Northern Lights Church. Playtime for toddlers and support group for parents. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.

Juneau Lions Club meeting, noon, Prospector Hotel. Details: 789-0272.

Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Velja, 321-4988.

Contract bridge, 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6174.

Beginning wheel ceramics class with Brandon Howard, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. Students will learn basic wheel throwing techniques such as wedging, centering, and throwing bowls, cups and vase forms. Ages 9 and older, $160 (materials included). Details: www.canvasarts.org.

Grateful dogs of Juneau meeting, 5-6:30 p.m. at the Juneau Public Library downtown.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. All are welcome. Details: 789-9229

Understanding Childhood & Adolescent Onset Mental Illness forum, 5:30-7 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building board room. Hear Bartlett's child and adolescent psychiatrist discuss youth mental health.

Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Details: Dan, 321-2313.

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Our Time support/resource group, 6-8 p.m., Aldersgate Church. Weekly support group for parents of children with special needs. Dinner and child care provided. RSVP. Details: 321-8311.

Cribbage, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, Egan Drive and 12th Street. Enter through the main entrance on 12th Street. Details: Ron Crenshaw, 586-1796.

Healthy pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital classrooms, Robert F. Valliant Administration Building. Free. Details: 796-8422.

REACH Bowling League, 7-8:30 p.m., Taku Lanes, West Willoughby Ave. The league is open to players of all abilities and experience. $10 per person plus shoe rental. Details: cgubbins@reachak.org or visit the lanes.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690.

"Live and Let Live" Al-Anon family group, 7-8 p.m. every Monday, Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details: Sue, 463-3790.

Tuesday 4

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, St. Paul's Catholic Church, Parish Hall. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074.

Open Lab Computer Training, 8:30-10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Individual and small group instruction available for computer skills and online job search guidance. Free.

Tai Chi for Seniors, 10 a.m., Nugget Mall Community Room. Details and registration: Carol Comolli, 463-6175 or carol.comolli@ccsjuneau.org

Rotary Club of Juneau meeting, noon every Tuesday, Baranof Hotel.

Senior Center lunch, noon, Douglas Methodist Church. Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Details: 463-6175.

"Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon family group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. every Tuesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. 10th St. Details: Barbra, 790-1029.

New parents group, 1-2:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Free. Meet other new parents and share the joys and challenges of parenthood. Topics change weekly. Details: 586-1203.

Domestic Violence Prevention Enhancements and Leadership Through Alliances (DELTA) monthly meeting, 2 p.m., AWARE. Please RSVP. Details: Ati, 586-6623 or atin@awareak.org.

Brain injury peer support group, 5-6:30, p.m., SAIL offices, 3225 Hospital Drive. First Tuesday of the month. Details: 586-4920.

Family night for preschoolers, 5:30 p.m., downtown library. Details: 789-1235.

Alaska Design Forum: Ball-Nogues Studio, 6-8 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon, Shattuck Way. Benjamin Ball studied at the Southern California Institute of Architecture, and has worked at Gehry Partners, and Shirdel Zago Kipnis, and as a set and production designer for films and music videos prior to founding Ball-Nogues Studio. Admission $10, students $5 (at the door).

Archery shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details and fees: www.juneauarchery.com

Children's Life Skills Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Tuesday evenings. Rotating topics include personal boundaries, naming and expressing feelings, keeping it safe at home, chemical use and abuse, self-esteem, families and change, and problem solving and conflict resolution. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

Women's Education Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Tuesday. Rotating topics include domestic violence, sexual assault, chemical dependency, family dynamics, and self-care. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

Stained Glass Basics with Marianne Manning, 6-9 p.m. at Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. Learn the beginning steps of stained glass. This course will briefly cover pattern making, and will strongly emphasize the cutting, grinding, copper-foiling, soldering and finishing techniques. $200 (materials included). Details: www.canvasarts.com.

Mardi Gras beer dinner at the Rookery, 6:30-9 p.m., The Rookery Cafe, Seward St. Five-course paired beer dinner with a Mardi Gras theme. $60. Tickets available at the Rookery or by calling 463-3013.

Mt. Juneau-Gastineaux Lodge 21 of Free and Accepted Masons of Alaska meeting, 7 p.m., 8401 Airport Blvd. First and third Tuesday every month. Details: Jeff, 321-7077.

Craig

Musical jam sessions at Craig High School, 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays. Musical Jam Sessions are held every Tuesday night at Craig High School. Bring your instrument, including your singing voice or just come and listen.

Coffman Cove

Coffman Cove settlement meeting, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Coffman Cove City Hall. The Alaska Department of Natural Resources is working on a development plan in the Coffman Cove Area. Wednesday's meeting will involve a public discussion and comments.

Craig

American Bald Eagle Foundation live eagle feedings, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. daily at Bald Eagle Foundation.

Mother Goose stories and songs, 11 a.m.-noon Mondays and Fridays, Haines Public Library.

Hamburger feed, 5-6 p.m. Thursdays, American Legion Hall.

Bingo, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Alaska Native Brotherhood/Sisterhood Hall.

Puppet Day - Puppet Making for Kids and Adults, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday at the Sheldon Museum & Cultural Center. Details: 766-2366.

Haines Library Book Club meeting, 3-4:30 p.m. Saturday. This month's book is The Reader by Bernhard Schlink. Copies of the book are available at the library for $1.

Seniors ice cream social, 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Haines Assisted Living center.

Tlingit language class, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Sheldon Museum & Cultural Center. Teacher Joanne Elsie Spud instructs students of all ages and abilities. Details: 766-2366.

Ketchikan

Wednesday, February 26

Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue. Members $18, nonmembers $20. Details: Chelsea Goucher at 225-3184 or info@ketchikanchamber.com.

Construction academy orientation, noon-1 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center. Those interested in participating in the Ketchikan Construction Academy can learn more about the program and the application process. Details: 228-3248.

English as a second language class, 5:30-7:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Room 113.

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 6-7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 2nd Avenue.

Thursday, February 27

First City Rotary, 7-8 a.m., Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue.

Interviewing techniques workshop, 9-11:30 a.m., Ketchikan Job Center. Learn how to ace a job interview.

Storycraft at the Ketchikan Public Library, 10:30 a.m. For babies to preschoolers. Hear a story and create a craft.

US citizenship class, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., The Learning Connection, Gruening Park. Taught by Matt Carpenter.

Construction academy orientation, 2-3 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center. Those interested in participating in the Ketchikan Construction Academy can learn more about the program and the application process. Details: 228-3248.

English as a second language class, 3:30-4:50 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center, 2030 Sea Level Drive, second floor.

Library teen advisory group meeting, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library, Copper Ridge Lane.

Author presentation: Alaska Salmon Traps, 6:30-8 p.m., Ted Ferry Civic Center, Venetia Avenue. James Mackovjack, author of "Alaska Salmon Traps," will discuss his book in the Ted Ferry Civic Center. Light refreshments will be served.

Friday, February 28

Storytime at the Ketchikan Public Library, 10:30 a.m. For babies to preschoolers.

Drama club with Clare Bennett, 4:30-5:30 p.m., UAS Ketchikan, 2600 7th Ave. Drop in for theater games, improv, radio drama and one-act plays. Open to all, ages 15 and older.

Southeast Alaska Discovery Center movies, 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. at 50 Main St. This week's film is "Alaska Fish Wars."

First in Fish opening reception, 5-7 p.m., Tongass Historical Museum, Dock Street. Celebrate the opening of the museum's new exhibit, "First In Fish: Ketchikan's Commercial Fishing Traditions"

Friday Night Insight, 7 p.m., Southeast Alaska Discovery Center. Kyan Reeve and Lesle Jackson present "The Bus and the Salmon Head Up Stream."

Saturday, March 1

Ketchikan Little League registration, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ketchikan Plaza, Tongass Avenue. Children ages 5 to 16 who live within the Ketchikan Little League boundaries are eligible to enroll. Details: Wendy Olson at 617-1868.

Overeaters Anonymous, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Ketchikan Pioneers Home, Bryant Street. New members welcome.

Run/walk training group, noon-1 p.m., Gateway Recreation Center. A free training group for runners and walkers meets each Saturday at noon at the Gateway Recreation Center. Running and stretching tips will be given, and the group will then head out, each running or walking at their own pace.

Mardi Gras Gala for Ketchikan Skate Park, 6:30-11 p.m., Ted Ferry Civic Center, Venetia Avenue. Enjoy dinner, dancing, music, cards, mask making and more to raise money for the Ketchikan Skate Park. If you wish to skip dinner, arrive at 8:30 pm for $5 off the full ticket price. On-site childcare available with pre-registration. Call Bobbie at 617-5990 for more information. This is an alcohol-free adult event.

Sunday, March 2

Ketchikan Little League registration, noon-3 p.m., Ketchikan Plaza, Tongass Avenue. Children ages 5 to 16 who live within the Ketchikan Little League boundaries are eligible to enroll. Details: Wendy Olson at 617-1868.

Wee Blessings Thrift Store, noon-4 p.m. Free clothing is available to families in need at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2017 First Ave. Donations may also be dropped off during this time.

Grow, 3-4 p.m., Ketchikan Pioneers Home, Bryant Street. Personal growth program.

Monday, March 3

English as a second language class, 5:30-7:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Room 113.

Affordable Care Act presentation, 3-8 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library. Learn more about the act and receive free assistance with the application process, as well as find out if you qualify for lower costs 3-6 p.m. at either the Ketchikan Public Library or the Saxman Community Center. There will be a presentation at 6:30 pm. Assistance continues until 8:00 pm. Enrollment events continue Tuesday and Wednesday.

American Legion meeting, 7-8 p.m., 631 Park Avenue. Weekly meeting for past and present military members.

Tuesday, March 4

First City Toastmasters, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Presbyterian Church on 2nd Avenue.

Affordable Care Act enrollment, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue. There will be application assistance, you can see if you qualify for lower costs and get help filing out the Indian Exemption Form. Drop by or set up an appointment.

US citizenship class, 11 a.m.-noon, The Learning Connection, Gruening Park. Taught by Matt Carpenter.

Rotary 2000, noon, Cape Fox Lodge, Venetia Avenue.

English as a second language class, 3:30-4:50 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center, 2030 Sea Level Drive, second floor.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, 5-6 p.m., Ketchikan Medical Center cafeteria, Tongass Avenue. The group's mission is to support its members as they take off and keep off pounds sensibly.

Rainy Day Quilters, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Holy Name Catholic School, Jackson Street.

Petersburg

Wednesday, February 26

Indoor potluck picnic, 12:30-2 p.m., Dorothy Ingle Conference room. Hot dogs will be provided, bring side dish and beverages.

Fly tying with Doug Fleming and Joe Stratman, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Petersburg Public Library. Open to adults and kids 10 and older. Registration required.

Thursday, February 27

Children's storytime, 2-3 p.m., Petersburg Public Library.

Soccer for adults, 7-8 p.m., community gym. Details: 772-3392.

Friday, February 28

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon-1 p.m., Episcopal Church.

Sons of Norway Bingo, 7-10 p.m., Sons of Norway Hall. Must be 19 or older.

Alcoholics Anonymous by candlelight, 8-9 p.m., Episcopal Church. Details: 518-1591.

Saturday, March 1

Specialty food business workshop, all day. Learn how to start and operate a business. Details: 772-3381.

Beginning Acrylic Painting, 1-3 p.m. Doris Olsen teaches acrylic painting at the Petersburg Public Library. Lessons are open to adults 18+, and the class is $40. Registration is required at the library.

Clausen Museum design competition, closes at 5 p.m. Create a 'shrimp' design for Clausen Museum products to be sold at the museum. The top prize is $600 and 10 items with your artwork. Details: 772-3598 or clausenmuseum@aptalaska.net.

Hockey club, 6-7:30 p.m., community gym. All are welcome.

Monday, March 3

Teen homework lab, 6-7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays in the Petersburg Public Library teen room.

Little League signups, 6-8 p.m., high school library. Open to ages 4-16, fee is $40 per player or $60 for a family. A birth certificate is needed for all participants.

Tuesday, March 4

Toddler Time, 11:15 a.m. Tuesdays. Bring your toddler to the Petersburg Public Library to enjoy song, dance, books and movement.

Acoustic Music Group, 3-4 p.m., elementary school Room 7. Details: 518-1282.

Alcoholics Anonymous 12x12, 8-9 p.m., Holy Cross Classroom. Details: 518-1591.

Sitka

Wednesday, February 26

Sitka Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon-1 p.m., Westmark Hotel.

Parent-teacher conferences, 4-7 p.m. Blatchley Middle School. Those unable to attend can call 747-8672 to make a Thursday appointment.

Skippers fundraiser, 5-8 p.m., Baranof Island Brewing Company. All proceeds from sales at the brewery between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. will be donated to Sitka Skippers for their travel expenses. Snacks and a dessert auction will be available.

Sitka Sound Science Center docent training, 6-7:30 p.m., at the science center. Details or registration: Ashley at 747-8878.

Thursday, February 27

Sitka Counseling annual meeting, 10 a.m. to noon. Sitka Counseling's board of directors will hold its annual meeting in the downstairs conference room at 111 Metlakatla St.

Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sitka Public Library.

Pickleball, noon and 4 p.m., Hames Center. Beginners play at noon and competitive games start at 4 p.m. Clean shoes must be worn. Details: www.hamescenter.com.

Sitka Little League meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., Blatchley Middle School, Room 208. All are welcome. Details: Kat Richards at 738-8772.

Friday, February 28

Vision/hearing screenings, all day at Center for Community. The center's early learning program is offering free vision and hearing screenings to children ages 0-7 on the last Friday of the month. Call Gail at 966-4231 to schedule an appointment.

Herring camp application deadline, 5 p.m. Applications for the camp hosted by Sitka National Historical Park can be downloaded at www.nps.gov/sitk or picked up at Southeast Alaska Career Center, Sitka National Historical Park's visitor center and Blatchley Middle School. They should be returned to Nancy Douglas at the career center or sent by email to douglasn@sitkaschools.org. Details: Nancy at 966-1242.

Sign up for the 48-hour film festival, 5-7 p.m., 713B Sawmill Creek Rd. Films are due by 7 p.m. Sunday. Details: Van Hanson, 738-1074.

Bluegrass concert, 6:30 p.m. The Dry County Bluegrass Band will perform at The Loft. Entry is by donation at the door. Bring food or beverages to share. Details: 747-5482.

Saturday, March 1

Adventure Cycling Exhibition, 8 a.m., Backdoor Cafe. Celebrate the opening of the Exhibition as part of Arti-Gras 2014.

Creative use of shutter speed photography workshop, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Sheldon Jackson Campus. Learn creative photography tips from Larisa Manewal in this Arti-Gras 2014 event.

Climbing wall, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hames Center. Equipment is available for use.

Sixth annual Sitka wearable art show, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Take in the best works created by Sitka artists under the theme "Six of one and half a dozen of the other." Tickets are available at Old Harbor Books. The event is part of Arti-Gras 2014.

Sunday, March 2

Creative use of shutter speed photography workshop, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Sheldon Jackson Campus. Learn creative photography tips from Larisa Manewal in this Arti-Gras 2014 event.

Family Fun Day at Hames Center, 3-5 p.m. The climbing wall, bouncy castle, tunnels, bounce house, toys and games will be available. Those buying one adult pass receive one youth pass for free. Clean shoes should be taken to the gym. Details: www.hamescenter.com.

Monday, March 3

Tattoo as body art show, 8 p.m. at the Pub. Pre-register at Body Piercing unlimited or sign up at 7:30 p.m. at the Pub. Entries are $10 per tattoo. This event is part of Arti-Gras 2014. Details: Jeff Budd at 747-4821.

Submit films for the 48-hour film fest, 5-7 p.m., 713B Sawmill Creek Road. If you signed up Friday to create films for the fest, your deadline is Monday night.

Tuesday, March 4

Pickleball, noon and 4 p.m., Hames Center. Beginners play at noon and competitive games start at 4 p.m. Clean shoes must be worn. Details: www.hamescenter.com.

Block Party: Legos and Books, 4:30 p.m., Sitka Public Library. Ages 7-10.

Parent-teacher conferences, 4-7 p.m. Blatchley Middle School. Those unable to attend can call 747-8672 to make a Thursday appointment.

Ocean Wave Quilters auction, 7 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Small quilts and related items will be available for both silent and out-cry auctions, with proceeds funding scholarships. Refreshments will be served. Details: Annette at 747-6739.

Storytime at the library, 10-11 a.m. Thursday, Wrangell Public Library. Join library staff for stories, crafts and snacks.

Lifeguard training course, 6-9 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Wrangell Swimming Pool.

Wrangell Museum Chautauqua Lecture, 7-8 p.m. Thursday, Nolan Center. Weekly Thursday night lectures are sponsored by the museum and the US Forest Service. A photo history of Wrangell's two fires.

Pickup indoor soccer, 3 p.m. Saturday at Wrangell Community Gym. Details: 717-4899.


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