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Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428.
Juneau Calendar 032614 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

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Juneau Calendar

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.

"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.

Capital Toastmasters of Juneau, noon every Wednesday, Room 115 of the Alaska Office Building.

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.

Women, Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 12:30-6 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.

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

Alaska State Library videoconference, 5-6 p.m., Alaska State Library. The videoconference is about protecting Creative Commons and copyright. To participate, call 1-800-910-9601 or email ua-owlvideo@alaska.edu.

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.

Beginning Wheel, Wednesday at the Canvas Community Art Studio, 223 Seward St., March 26 - April 30, 5:30-8:30 p.m. $220. Registration required: 586-1750.

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

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.

Multiple figures & Composition class, 6-9 p.m., Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. David Woodie leads lectures and demos with emphasis on form, value, anatomy and human proportions. $240 (materials and TWO model fees included). Details: www.canvasarts.org.

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.

Bartlett Beginnings: Just for Dads Class, 6-8:30 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Administration Center. A class on infant care and labor support for expectant fathers. Details: 796-8422 or bartletthospital.org.

Juneau Mendenhall Flying Lions meeting, 6 p.m., The Udder Culture, Mendenhall Mall. 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Details: 957-1697.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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, noon-1:30 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.

Alaska State Library webinar, 12:15-1 p.m., Alaska State Library. Learn how to use the powerful database Novelist. To register, visit http://library.state.ak.libcal.com/event.php?id=541159.

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.

Community Gaming Night, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday at Udder Culture in the Mendenhall Mall. If 17 years or younger, parents permission to play rated M games is needed.

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

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.

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.

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

Bartlett Beginnings: Childbirth preparation class, 6:30-9 p.m., Robert F. Valliant Administration Center classrooms. Free classes designed to help you prepare for the birth of your baby. Details and registration: 796-8422.

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

Alaska Originals: Harrison B, 7-9 p.m. Thursday at KTOO,360 studio, Harrison B will be doing a live television broadcast recording. $12 in advance at KTOO or online at ktoo.org, or $15 at the door.

Perserverance Theatre presents "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," 7:30 p.m., Perserverance Theatre, Douglas. Tickets are $28/$24/$20. The play tells the story of southern family in crisis, especially the husband and wife, Brick and Maggie "The Cat," as the lies, deceit and years of burying the truth all come to a head in this classic drama by Tennessee Williams.

"Rivals," by Theatre in the Rough, 7:30-9:30 p.m. McPhetres Hall, parish hall of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 4th and Gold streets. Imagine a completely comic Downton Abbey before England lost "the Colonies."

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.

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.

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.

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.

STEM afterschool workshop, 4-6 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council, 603 West Willoughby. Children of any age can attend a free workshop to explore their curiosity and imagination. Details: Bernadette at 523-2342 or brosano@jedc.org.

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

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

Basic skating skills classes for youth/adults, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Treadwell Ice Arena. Learn the fundamentals of ice skating with the Juneau Skating Club. $90 for six lessons (one per week). Details: www.juneauskatingclub.org.

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.

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. Friday and Saturday in the Gold Room at the Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

UAS Sound and Motion, 7-9 p.m. Friday at the UAS Egan Lecture Hall. Come enjoy the fifth annual festival of vintage and historical films and videos from the Alaska State Library Historical Collections.

STEM: The Saturday Thing, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Juneau Economic Development Council, 603 West Willoughby. Children are invited to work on projects, experiment and design.

Ceramics: Beginning wheel class, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Canvas Sutdio, 223 Seward St. The beginning wheel class with Louise Kuntz-Tadda runs Saturdays through April 19. $220. Details: www.canvasarts.org.

SAGA's Annual Spring Jamboree, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the SAGA's Eagle Valley Center. Park at Amalga Harbor and get a free shuttle ride to the Center. Celebrate spring with a free hot dog BBQ, guided nature hikes, and adventure on the low ropes course. This event is free and open to all ages. For more information, go to www.servealaska.org

First Annual Spring Fling Craft Fair, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the JACC downtown. We are giving back to the community while helping you find the perfect gift! The entry fee is only $1 or a non-parishable food item. Food Items will be donated to the Southeast Alaska Foodbank and the entrance fee will be divided between Southeast Alaska Foodbank and Kari's Angels Relay for Life.

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.

Sounds of the Capital City, Adult Music Class, 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. Saturday at the Canvas Community Art Studio. What is classical music? Well, if you're 18+ years old, then you can come find out for free! For more information, call 586-1750.

Basic skating skills for tots/youths, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Treadwell Ice Arena. Let your kids learn the fundamentals of ice skating from the Juneau Skating Club. $90 for six lessons, one per week. Details: 523-9115 or www.juneauskatingclub.org.

Gastineau Genealogical Society meeting, 1 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 5100 Glacier Highway, in the Family History room. The program will be "A Case for City Directories: Clues From an Underused Resource" by Teresa Campbell. All are welcome. Free.

Pablo Picasso - A Staged Reading, 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the Perseverance Theatre. Admission is Pay-as-you-can.

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.

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.

Sons of Norway: Scandinavian Dance, 7:30- 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Filipino Community Hall. Come and join fellow dancers for a wonderful evening of Scandinavian music and dance. Scandinavian treats and beverages will be served. Suggested donations is $10 for adults and $8 for seniors/students.

Sunday

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.

Weekly ukulele jam, noon-2 p.m., Prospector Hotel TK McGuire's Lounge. All ages and abilities welcome, visit www.juneaujambusters.com for more information.

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

Juneau Symphony Showcase, 3 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Listen to musicians perform in an intimate setting during the symphony's annual showcase. Featured musicians this year include Lisa Ibias, Sue Kazama, Sally Schlichting, Mary Watson, Tyree Pini, and the trio Flutatious (Sandy Fortier, Stevi Spinks and Lisa Ray). Details and ticketing: www.juneausymphony.org.

Skate City: Roller Disco , 3-6 p.m. Sunday at the Centennial Hall Convention Center. A family fun skate day featuring a live DJ, disco ball, and old fashioned fun! There will be a costume contest. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 dollars for children (3-10 yrs) BYOB, bring your own blades.

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, Sunday Social Dance Party, 7-10 p.m. Sunday at the Alaskan Hotel and Bar. Free drop-in lesson at 7 and dance until 10! No partner or experience is needed,also no cover charge. For more info, cntact Daniel at 209-4837.

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

PFD Filing Deadline! Apply at pfd.alaska.gov or look for an in-person filing location.

Seward's Day Pancake Breakfast, 9-11 a.m. Monday at the Juneau Senior Center Dining Room. Join us for great food, music and a celebration. Admission is $12 per adult and $6 per child.

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, noon-1:30 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.

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

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.

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

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

Portraiture (charcoal drawing) class, 6:30-9 p.m., Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. Portraiture with Jackie Manning. Explore techniques for portrait drawing. Working from a live model, students will examine anatomy and the structure of the human face in order to render facial features using charcoal. $170. Details: www.canvasarts.org.

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

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.

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.

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.

Ceramics: Libations Class, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Every Tuesday for four weeks at the Canvas Studio. Learn how to throw a variety of Adult beverage containers including pitchers, jugs, steins, and flasks. Previous clay experince required and strong throwing skills recommended. Fee is $145, that includes materials. canvasarts.org

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.

Guidance Through Grief: Bereavement Support Group, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hospice and Home Care of Juneau. For anyone dealing with the loss of a loved one. A safe place to share, learn and grow beyond the pain of your loss. Details: 463-6109 or Laura.Dameron@cssjuneau.org.

FREE Community Emergecy Response Team (CERT) Courses, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Hagevig Regional Fire Training Center. There will be eight sessions through the end of April. You may register for one, some, or all of the courses. Everyone is welcome but anyone 17 years old and younger must be accompanied by a adult. For more info, or to register, call Mike 796-8989.

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.

AK Folk Fest Planning Meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the KTOO conference room. This is the last meeting and you are encouraged to stop in and give your opinions and suggestions. For more details, go to www.akfolkfest.org

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.

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

Time for Tots @ the Museum, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center. Enjoy weekly storytime with crafts, music and movement for ages 0-5.

Senior Exercise Class, 11:15 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. Wednesday at the Senior Center. All Seniors Welcome.

Zumba, 5:15 p.m.-6:15 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at 212 Main Street.

Evening Everyone Welcome Swim, 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at the Haines swimming pool. Admission is $3.50 for students and seniors, $4.50 for adults.

Lunch box Yoga, 12-1 p.m. Mondays and Wednesday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts

Seibukan Jujutsu, 3:45-4:45 p.m. Monday Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

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

Downtown Revitalization Committee Meeting, 5 p.m. Thursday, Rusty Compass Coffeehouse, Main St.

Jujutsu for adults, 6-7 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Open Gym Volleyball, 7:30-10 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at the Haines High School Gym. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for students.

Zumba Fitness, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday at 212 Main St. For more information, call 314-0877.

Open Weightroom, 7:30-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday at the Haines High School Gym. Use weights, weight machines, an elliptical, a stationary bike, a treadmill, and other exercise equipment. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for students. For details, call 766-6727.

Open Gym Basketball, 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at the Haines High School Gym. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for students.

Morning Muscles, 6-7 a.m. Thursday and Tuesday, workout those muscles in the lobby of the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Strongwoman, noon-1 p.m. Thursday and Tuesday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Yoga, 5:30-6:45 p.m. Thursday and Tuesday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Haines acapella women's chorus, 6-7 p.m. Thursdays, Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center. If you are interested in joining the chorus, contact Nancy Nash at 766-2791.

Culture Day at your Library, 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the Haines Borough Public Library. Wayne Price will teach attendees about a dugout canoe project rejuvenated this past summer by carving students with Chilkoot Indian Association Tribal Youth Program. On display at the library is Wayne's first dugout, a traditional oceangoing canoe.

Storytime, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Friday in the children's room at the Haines Borough Public Library. Story time, arts and crafts, and songs for 2-5 year olds.

GUYS Yoga, 4-5 p.m. Friday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Haines Borough School District Talent Show, 6-8 p.m. Friday at the Chilkat Center for the Arts

Haines Rail Study Stakeholders Meeting, 10 a.m. Monday, Assembly Chambers, 213 Haines Hwy. The railroad consultant will be gathering data from stakeholders.

Zumba Toning, 10-11 a.m. Saturday at 212 Main Street. Students learn how to use lightweight, maraca-like toning sticks to enhance rhythm and tone all their target zones, including arms, abs, glutes and thighs. For more information, call 314-0877.

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

Haines Rail Study Draft Report Presentation, 6 p.m. Monday, Assembly Chambers, 213 Haines Highway. The rail study consultant will be presenting his draft report to the public.

Tlingit language class, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center. Teacher Joanne Elsie Spud welcomes all students, all ages, all levels of ability.

Haines Borough School Board meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Haines school library.

Wednesday, March 26

Southeast Alaska Power Agency Board of Directors meeting, 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m., Cape Fox Lodge. The meeting will cover historic preservation.

Job Fair, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ketchikan Plaza.

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.

Local Emergency Planning Committee, noon-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Ketchikan Fire Department.

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

Foster parent support group, 5:30-7 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library.

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

Thursday, March 27

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

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

Advanced math class, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., UAS Technical Center on Stedman Street. UAS Ketchikan is offering free math classes Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 29 in Room 116 of the Robertson Building.

Panel Discussion: A Woman's Life in Ketchikan in the 1950s and 1960s, noon-1 p.m., UAS Ketchikan campus library. This is a panel discussion with local women who experienced this rapid time of change in the Gateway City.

Diabetes prevention sessions, noon-1 p.m. and 5:30-6:30 p.m., Ketchikan Indian Community, Tongass Avenue. Details: 228-9428.

Basic math class, 2-3 p.m., UAS Technical Center on Stedman Street. UAS Ketchikan is offering free math classes Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 29 in Room 116 of the Robertson Building.

Ketchikan Wellness Coalition Steering Committee, 3-4 p.m., Public Health Center.

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

Ketchikan Library Teen Advisory Group meeting, 4:30-6 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library.

Choose Respect march, 6-7:30 p.m., state office building at the corner of Grant and Main Streets. The march ends at the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center where there will be a brief program and light refreshments. All are invited to stand together to end domestic violence and sexual assault.

Boombal Dance Hall, 7-9:30 p.m., Ketchikan Theatre Ballet, 400 Mission St. This month you can learn Argentine Tango basics during a mini-lesson at 7 p.m. A variety of dance styles follow. No partner or dance experience necessary. There is a $5 fee to participate.

Friday, March 28

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

Caregiver support group, noon-1 p.m., Ketchikan Senior Services, Water Street.

Drama club with Clare Bennett, 4:45-6 p.m., UAS Ketchikan, 2600 7th Ave. Room 519. Drop in for theater games, improv, radio drama and one-act plays. Open to all, ages 15 and older.

Southeast Alaska Discovery Center movies, "Alone in the Wilderness 2" at 5 p.m. and "Extreme Alaska - Denali National Park" at 6 p.m. at 50 Main St.

Spaghetti dinner fundraiser, 5:30-7 p.m., St. John's Episcopal Church. There will be spaghetti with choice of sauce, garlic bread, salad, desserts and beverages. Proceeds will help the church with building repairs.

Friday Night Insight, 7 p.m., Southeast Alaska Discovery Center. Ed Schofield, public works director of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, presents a lecture entitled "Why Biomass?" covering Ketchikan's planned biomass conversion.

Saturday, March 29

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.

Benefit barbecue, 1-4 p.m., Salvation Army on Stedman Street. The Ketchikan Vietnam Veteran Relief Fund is holding a benefit barbecue and silent auction. All are welcome. T-shirts and hoodies will also be available for purchase.

Chess For Kids, 2-4 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library. Learn the basics or just come and play.

Classic Cowboy Cinema "My Darling Clementine," 3 p.m., Ketchikan Public Library. The library's Cowboy Cinema program shows classic movies each Saturday in March.

Sons of Norway meeting, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 2422 Tongass Avenue. The group is open to all men and women interested in learning more about the Norwegian culture. Details: 821-0048 for more information.

Monthly Grind, 7-8 p.m., Saxman Tribal House, South Tongass Highway. The monthly grind features local musicians, poets and other performers.

Sunday, March 30

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.

Roller derby scrimmage, 5:30-7 p.m., Gateway Recreation Center. The Rainforest Roller Girls roller derby group is having a scrimmage. There is a small fee to attend.

Monday, March 31

Seward's Day: State offices are closed for this state holiday.

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

Tuesday, April 1

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

Advanced math class, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., UAS Technical Center on Stedman Street. UAS Ketchikan is offering free math classes Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 29 in Room 116 of the Robertson Building.

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

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

Basic math class, 2-3 p.m., UAS Technical Center on Stedman Street. UAS Ketchikan is offering free math classes Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 29 in Room 116 of the Robertson Building.

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.

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

Driver's education class, 7-9 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, Petersburg High School.

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

Pioneers of Alaska meeting, 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, Moose Lodge. This meeting is Hawaiian-themed.

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

Petersburg Rod & Gun Club annual meeting, 7-8 p.m. Thursday, borough assembly chambers. On the agenda is election of officers, finances, capital projects and the annual range cleanup.

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

Choose Respect movie screening, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Wright Auditorium. Join WAVE for a free screening of "Bully," a documentary on peer-to-peer bullying in schools across America. Discussion and snacks will follow. Doors open at 6:30.

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

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

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

Hockey Club, 6-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Petersburg Community Gym. All are welcome.

Wednesday, March 26

Midday swim, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Blatchley Pool.

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

Hostel fundraiser, 3-8 p.m. The Sitka International Hostel will host a fundraiser at the Baranof Island Brewing Company on Smith Street. Proceeds will go toward the purchase of a park bench to be installed in front of the hostel. Details: 747-8661.

Nonprofit directors gathering, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Baranof Island Brewing Company. Details: Mim at 738-2888.

Bering Sea science talk, 7:30-9:30 p.m., University of Alaska room 229. Jacqueliine Grebmeier, Arctic oceanographer and scientist in residence at the Sitka Sound Science Center, will give a talk titled "A Talk of Clams, Seaducks, Walrus and Sea Ice in the Northern Bering Sea." Details: Tory at 747-8878, extension 7.

Thursday, March 27

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

Midday swim, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Blatchley Pool.

Sitka Community Development Corporation meeting, 5 p.m., Sitka Pioneers Home manager's house. The community supported non-profit works to establish permanently affordable housing in Sitka. The meeting is open to all. Details: 747-2860.

Affordable Health Care Enrollment, 5:30-7:30 p.m., University of Alaska Student Success Center. Attendees should take their 2012 or 2013 income information, Social Security numbers and birth dates for all family members. Details: 966-8883.

Earthquake anniversary commemoration, 6:30-9 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Hear the stories of Sitkans who experienced the Good Friday Earthquake of 1964 and see a short film about the impact at Valdez. The event is sponsored by Sitka Historical Society and Sitka Maritime Heritage Society.

Friday, March 28

Youth poster contest deadline. Submissions for Sitkans Against Family Violence's annual youth poster contest are due. All kindergarten through fifth grade students are invited to create a poster with their answer to "I matter to Sitka because..." Artwork should be submitted to school counselors or coordinators for SEER and REACH. Details: 747-3370.

Park teacher deadline. The deadline for licensed 8-12 teachers to apply for the summer teacher-ranger-teacher position at Sitka National Historical Park is March 28. Details: Ryan Carpenter at 747-0121.

Vision/Hearing screenings, Early Learning Program at Center for Community. Free vision and hearing screenings for children to age 7 are offered the last Friday of the month. Details: Gail at 966-4231.

St. Baldrick's Fundraiser, 6 p.m., Elks Lodge. All are invited to support and watch fellow Sitkans have their heads shaved to raise funds for children's cancer research. Details: Craig Warren at 738-2660 or Dave Vastola at 738-8754.

Saturday, March 29

Ocean Wave Quilters guild work session, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Church of Christ. The Quilting From the Heart group will create kits and sew lap quilts to be given away to local organizations. A pizza lunch will be provided. Details: Vicki Keele at 623-7063.

Babies and Books celebration, 10:30 a.m., Kettleson Memorial Library. Dorothy Orbison will host the celebration of barn dance. All children to age 4 and their parents, caretakers, family and friends, are welcome. Details: 747-8708.

Restorative Yoga, 3-5 p.m., Yoga Union. A basic relax and renew restorative yoga workshop will be held. Details: anamcara3@acsalaska.net or sign up at the studio.

Herring Hop, 5:30-9:30 p.m., ANB Founders Hall. The Cape Decision Lighthouse Society hosts the Herring Hop dinner dance fundraiser with Slack Tide, fish 'n chips, silent art and desert auctions. Tickets available at Old Harbor Books or at the door for a $15 suggested donation. Details: Karen at 747-7803.

Roller Derby debut, 6-9 p.m., Hames Center. The Sitka Sound Slayers will roll out their first public bout with the Sitka Skippers providing halftime entertainment. Tickets are $10 at Old Harbor Books or 4J's Coffee. Details: sitkasoundslayers.com.

Sitka Chamber of Commerce banquet, 6 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. Tickets $60 at www.sitkachamber.com, at the office or by calling 747-8604. The chamber recognizes local businesses with its annual awards ceremony.

Barn dance, 7-9:30 p.m., Blatchley Middle School. Live music is by Fishing for Cats. All dances are taught and called. Details: 747-3412.

Sunday, March 30

Fifth Sunday Sacred Harp Sing, 3:30-5 p.m., Pioneer Home Chapel. The Cooper Book will be featured. Details: 738-2089.

Tuesday, April 1

Driver's education classes. The University of Alaska will hold driver's education training April 1-22 for those preparing for their driver's license exam. Anyone interested in improving their driving skills may attend. Classroom instruction and hands-on driving plus observing other drivers will take place. The cost is $369 and includes accident insurance. A learner's permit is required at registration, as is parental consent for minors. Details: 747-7762.

Midday swim, 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Blatchley Pool.

Lunchtime pickleball, noon-1 p.m., Hames Center. Clean shoes must be taken to sessions. Details: www.hamescenter.com.

Domestic and Sexual Violence Task Force meeting, noon-1 p.m., Sitka Community Hospital classroom. The meeting is open to all interested persons. Details: Sitkans Against Family Violence, 747-3370.

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

Ocean Wave Quilters Guild meeting, 7 p.m., Grace Harbor Church. Details: Jan Lovett at 747-3653.

28th annual Firemen's Ball, 5 p.m. Saturday, community center. A spaghetti dinner begins at 5 p.m. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 12, free for those under age 5. Attendees should take a salad or dessert to share. Door prize donations and cash are sought. Details: Gordon Chew at 736-9200.

Storytime at the library,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. This weeks lecture is 'Living a Paleo Lifestyle

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

Seward's Day. Monday, City Hall closed.

Walk for Respect, 1 p.m., community center. A commissioner from the state will join the walkers.


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