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Wednesday, March 13
Juneau Calendar 031313 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, March 13
Wednesday, March 13, 2013

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, March 13

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

Meeting: Alaska Committee, 7 a.m., JEDC conference room. Details: 463-3488.

GED orientation for new students, 10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Detials: 586-5718.

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.

Alaska State Library Historical Collections Talk: Mary Joyce with Mary Lou Gerbi, noon-1 p.m., State Library.

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Quality Assurance Committee, noon, hospital administration building.

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

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.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

Class: "Dinnerware," 5:30-8:30 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Six Wednesday night classes through April 17. Cost: $210. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Capital City Rotaract Meeting, 6 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.

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.

Wildlife Wednesday: "Bear Education in Juneau: Why does it matter?," presented by Tennie Bentz and Ryan Scott of ADF&G, 7-8 p.m., UAS Glacier View room. Details: Tina, 523-5402.

A reading from "Dining with Hitler and Hemingway" by Joe Karson, 7 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Free.

Party Yourself into Shape with Zumba, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Latin-inspired, easy-to-follow, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Cost: $5. Details: kristing@mountainsidewellness.com.

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

Thursday, March 14

WIC Walk-In Clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breastfeeding and/or with children five and under. Details: 463-4099.

Community acupuncture at the Glory Hole, 9:30-11 a.m., Glory Hole Wellness Room. Free. Details: Kiel, 586-4159.

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

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.

Mat Pilates and Yoga Stretch, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Cost: $10. All levels welcome, bring a towel or mat.

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.

Alaska State Museum winter lecture series: "Exploring the Archaeology of Alaska's Colonial Russian Settlements," noon-1 p.m., State Museum.

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Planning Committee, noon, hospital administration building. Details: 907-796-8463.

Community Somatic Experiencing, 1-5 p.m., Glory Hole Wellness Room. Free. Instructor: Megan Nigro. Details: Kiel, 586-4159.

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, Hanger ballroom. Details: 463-3488.

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

Introduction to Microsoft Access, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection. Free. 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.

Pavitt Health and Fitness seminar, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness, 10004 Glacier Highway. Rotating topics. Free. Details: 789-5556.

4-H Outdoor Skill Club, 6:30-8 p.m., Gruening Park Recreation Hall at the ADF&G Indoor Range. Open to all families with school-age children and to adults who are interested in volunteering. Cost: $6 annual membership. Details: Darren or Tennie, 796-6221/dgsnyder@alaska.edu or tennie.bentz@alaska.gov.

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.

4-H Outdoor Skills Teen Leadership Club, 6:30-8 p.m., Gruening Park Recreation Center. Details: Darren, 796-6221.

Juneau Audobon presentation: "Those Crazy Corvids," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Building, room 220. Details: Doug, 789-0889.

Film: "Amour," 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 "Equivocation," 7:30-10 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. A play based on (a lie about) a true story.

Theater: "Seminar," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Pay-as-you-can. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

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, March 15

Class: Microsoft Office, 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.

ESL class, 10:30-11:30 a.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

English class, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.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.

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.

Community Yoga, 3-4 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Instructor: Bev Ingram. Details, Kiel, 586-4159.

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.

Breath and Movement class, 6-7:30 p.m., valley location (private facility). Details: dancingartists@gmail.com.

Woosh Kinaadeiyi Poetry Slam, 6 p.m. signup, event at 6:30, Downtown Public Library. Theme: Getting Lucky.

Canvas Movie Night: "Spaceballs," 6 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Free. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Forest Service Fireside Lecture: "Calving Glaciers," 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

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

Film: "Amour," 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.

East Coast swing lessons, 7:30-9 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. $15 at the door, $50 for a 5-class punch card, and a 50% discount for Pavitt members. Details: Emily, 500-7332.

Theater: "Seminar," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. 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.

Theatre in the Rough's "Equivocation," 7:30-10 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. A play based on (a lie about) a true story.

Performance by The Juneau Wind Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Performance includes guest players from the Charter School, Glacier Valley and Harborview schools.

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, March 16

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

Story Yoga for Kids 3-9 years, 10 a.m., Rainforest Yoga. Children will learn sun salutations, balancing and animal poses, breathing and relaxation practices and play yoga games and work on team building activities. Cost: $10. Proceeds go to Bride of Diamonds, which brings yoga, literacy activities and food to children living in poverty in Haiti. Details: 988-3566 or email literacy4all@rocketmail.com.

Free income tax assistance, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority, 5446 Jenkins Drive.

Spring Equinox Jamboree, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., SAGA Eagle Valley Center Lodge, mile 24.2 Glacier Highway. Enjoy games, a GPS scavenger hunt, Discovery Southeast nature walks, 4-H afternoon outdoors kills, a BBA lunch and cross country skiing. Shuttle service available from Almaga Harbor. Details: Sarah, 789-7035.

Storytelling and Digital Illustration with Sarah Asper-Smith, 10:30 a.m.-noon, City Museum. Details: 586-3572.

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

English class, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

Juneau Nordic Cup Race Series' The Classic Clash, 12:30 p.m., Eaglecrest A-Frame, lower nordic loop. A classic ski race of 6, 9 or 12 kilometers. Pay-as-you-can. Details: Merry, 500-8112 or Jeannie, 463-3783.

Film: "Amour," 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.

Bacon Fest, 6 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Live music by The Great Alaska Blue Grass Band. Events include a pig squealing contest, a female-only bacon eating contest and no-host bar. Sample bacon dishes from local venues. Tickets: $30, available from the JAHC or online at www.jahc.org.

Theatre in the Rough's "Equivocation," 7:30-10 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. A play based on (a lie about) a true story.

Theater: "Seminar," 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.

Action Alert: Sham Jam XXVIII, 8 p.m.-midnight, The Canvas, 223 Seward Street. Dress in Zombie-formal attire. Cost: $25.

Patty's Day Party, 9 p.m., Rendezvous.

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

Sunday, March 17

Juneau Jambusters Ukulele Jam, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Rockwell. Gather to eat food and play the ukulele. All ages and abilities welcome. Details: Rhonda, rhondulei@gmail.com.

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

Class: Intro to roller skating, hosted by Juneau Rollergirls, 1-3 p.m., Marie Drake gym. Open to skaters of all skill levels. Sessions include warm up, skill development exercises, open skate, cool down. For a list of gear needed and answers to other questions visit www.juneaurollergirls.com/freshmeat.

Theatre in the Rough's "Equivocation," 2 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. A play based on (a lie about) a true story.

Performance: Lady Smith Black Mambazo, 3 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School. Tickets available at the JACC, www.jahc.org or 586-ARTS.

Film: "Amour," 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.

Sunday Swing at The Rookery, 4-5 p.m. beginner lesson, 5-5:30 p.m. open dance; 5:30-6:30 p.m. intermediate lesson, 6:30-7 open dance. Cost: $8. No partner necessary. Details: 209-4837.

Zumba Fitness class, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Rockwell upstairs. Party yourself into shape. A Latin-inspired easy-to-follow, calorie-burning, dance-fitness party. Instructor: Alison Cooney. Cost: $5 cash or check. Details: fitgoals@gmail.com.

International Folk Dance, 7-9 p.m., The Alaska Club downtown. Beginners welcome. Details: Bruce, 364-2334.

Theater: "Seminar," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Cost: $12/$16/$20. 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.

Monday, March 18

Perseverance Theatre presents Spring Break Onstage, one-week class through March 22. Creative Dramatics for ages 8-11, 9 a.m.-noon; Musical Theatre workshop for 12-18 year olds, 9 a.m.-noon; Actors' Intensive for 12-18 year-olds, 12:30-3:30 p.m. Cost: $150. To register or for more information call the theatre at 364-2421 x232 or email shona@perseverancetheatre.org.

Class: Job search, resume creation, using ALEXsys, keyboarding and open lab computer training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

GED Orientation, 10 a.m., The Learning Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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/tlc.

Presentation: "575+ Tlingit Verbs," 10 a.m., UAS Egan building, room 113. A PhD dissertation defense by Keri Eggleston. Details: Alice, 957-2208.

Mountain Savvy Class for 12-14 year olds, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Eaglecrest Ski Area. Details: www.skijuneau.com.

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.

Juneau Explorers week for children 8-12 years, 12:30-4:30 p.m. through Friday, March 22, City Museum. Cost: $180/week or $36/day. Cost includes material, transportation and a snack. Details: 586-3572.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

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

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.

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

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

Tuesday, March 19

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 Center, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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/tlc.

Alaska Litho seminar: "High-Impact, Low-Cost," 9-11:30 a.m., Goldbelt Hotel. Cost: $95. Details: 586-3170 or www.aklitho.ocm/register.

English class, 11:30 a.m.-1 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.

Community Somatic Experiencing, 1-5 p.m., Glory Hole Wellness Room. Free. Instructor: Megan Nigro. Details: Kiel, 586-4159.

Harborview School Family Climbing Night, 3:30-7 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. Free. Details: 586-2635.

Meeting: Juneau Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, 4 p.m., Chamber conference room. Details: 463-3488.

Introduction to Microsoft Access, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

Poetry Out Loud Statewide Finals, 5-7:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Free and open to the public. Details: 586-2787.

Class: "Creating Your Life Without Tobacco," 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building. Details: 907-796-8463.

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

Yoga for children 7-13 years, 6 p.m., Northern Light Church, 400 West 11th Street. Children will practice strength, flexibility, balance and coordination. Cost: $10. Proceeds go to Bride of Diamonds, which brings yoga, literacy activities and food to children living in poverty in Haiti. Details: 988-3566 or email literacy4all@rocketmail.com.

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.

4-H Outdoor Skill Club, 6:30-8 p.m., Gruening Park Recreation Hall at the ADF&G Indoor Range. Open to all families with school-age children and to adults who are interested in volunteering. Details: Darren or Tennie, dgsnyder@alaska.edu or tennie.bentz@alaska.gov.

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

Beginning waltz lessons, 7:30-9 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. $15 at the door, $50 for a 5-class punch card, and a 50% discount for Pavitt members. Details: Emily, 500-7332.


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