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Wednesday, April 3
Juneau Calendar 040313 CALENDAR 1 For the Capital City Weekly Wednesday, April 3
Wednesday, April 03, 2013

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, April 3

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

GED orientation for new students, 10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 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.

Native Issues Forum, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., E. Peratrovich Hall, 320 West Willoughby Avenue. Cost: $10, includes soup and sandwiches by Abby's Kitchen. Sponsored by the Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes. Details: 463-7123.

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.

Pilates and Yoga stretch class, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. No experience necessary. Cost: $10 drop-in or buy a punch card at www.mountainsidewellness.com.

Meeting: Juneau Economic and Development Council Board of Directors, noon-2 p.m., JEDC Conference room, 612 West Willoughby Avenue.

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.

Juneau Community Charter School Open House, 2-4 p.m. for kindergarten/first grade, 4-6 p.m. for middle school students, Charter School. Details: 586-2526.

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

Intermediate Microsoft Excel Level 2, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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.

Parent workshop: "Families are Talking," 6-8:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center, 1601 Salmon Creek Lane. A workshop for parents, educators and community members on how to educate teenagers about sexual decisions. Suggested donation: $10. Details: Cori, 209-7051.

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.

Mudrooms live storytelling event, 7 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. Cost: $7, give or take. All profits to charity. Details: www.mudrooms.org.

Presentation: "Salmon Production from the Tongass National Forest" by Ron Medel, 7 p.m., Egan Room, Centennial Hall. RSVP to Heather at hhardcastle@tu.org.

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

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

Thursday, April 4

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.

Juneau Community Charter School Parent Visitation Day, 9-11:30 a.m., and 1-3 p.m., Charter School, 430 4th Street. Open to parents of students in all grades. Details: 586-2526.

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

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 Regional Hospital Executive Committee meeting, noon, RFV Center. Details: 907-796-8438.

Bartlett's Baby Parent Time, noon-1:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital Administration building. For infants 0-1 year. Free. Details: 796-8975.

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

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.

KTOO Board of Directors Meeting, 5-6 p.m., KTOO Conference Room, 360 Egan Drive. Open to the public.

Dancing Artists' Class, 5-6:30 p.m., valley location (private facility). Ages 9 and up. Details: dancingartists@gmail.com.

Introduction to Computers, Internet and Email, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

Meeting: Tongass Democrats, 5:15 p.m., IBEW Hall, 813 est 12th Street. Details: tongassdemocrats@gmail.com or 321-2285.

Department of Transportation and Public Facilities public meeting, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall Hickel Room. Meeting agenda includes improvements from 10th Street to Main Street and Whittier Drive to Main Street. Details: 465-6564 or hilary.lindh@alaska.gov.

Free Drum Clinic, 6-8 p.m., UAS Recreation Center. Instructor: Cole Paramore. All skill levels welcome. Details: 796-6545.

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.

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

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, April 5

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.

First Friday: "Playing with Lightning: Ravenstail Weavings by Kay Field Parker," and "Rainforest Warriors: Tlingit Armor" by carver Tommy Joseph at the Alaska State Museum. The Friends of the Alaska State Museum will host an opening reception from 4:30-6:30 p.m. followed by a 7 p.m. walk-through with Kay Parker of her Ravenstail weaving exhibit. There is no admission charge after 4 p.m. on First Fridays.

First Friday: The Juneau Photo Group exhibits, KTOO studios from 4:30-6 p.m. and at 228 Seward Street from 4:30-7 p.m. Light refreshments will be provided at both venues. Photos at KTOO will be available for viewing the entire month of April.

Details: Ron Gile at ron_gile@temscoair.com

Gastineau Humane Society First Friday exhibit, 4:30-7 p.m., Vanity, 204 North Franklin, Suite 3. Exhibit will feature local animal art and glamour shots of adoptable pets, a silent auction and baked goods.

UAS Juried Student Art Exhibition opening reception, 4:30-7 p.m., JAHC Gallery. Exhibited pieces include paintings, drawing, prints, sculptures, ceramics, photography and Northwest Coast artwork.

"Community Room" Oxford Group Bible Step Study, 5-6:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, lower back room. Open to all issues all ages. Details: Willy, 957-8465 or hgpowerco@gmail.com.

Yoga Class: Free First Friday, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Details: 789-6392.

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

UAS Alumni Spring Auction and Dinner, 6-9 p.m., UAS Egan Library. Cost: $45/$35 for general admission/members. Details: 796-6569.

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

UAS Sound and Motion Spring Art Series: performance by Irene Muller and Band, 7 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/sound_motion/.

Film: "On the Road," 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.

Thunder Mountain High School Theatre's "The Wizard of Oz," 7 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School Auditorium. Tickets available Hearthside Books, www.jahc.org and at the door. Cost: $10/$8 for adults/students.

Intro to Blues Dance, 7-9 p.m., Rockwell, 109 South Franklin Street. Details: 364-2334 or www.jifdancers.org.

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, April 6

AMSEA commercial fishermen training, 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Bill Ray Training Center. This course meets training requirement for commercial fishing vessels. Free. Details: 907-747-3287 or www.amsea.org.

Juneau iPad User's Group, 9-11 a.m., UAS Egan Wing, room 221. All ages and abilities welcome.

Dads n' babies play group, 9-11 a.m., REACH, 213 3rd Street. For children ages 0-3. Free. Details: 796-8975.

Meeting: iPad User Group, 9-11 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Glacier View room 220. Bring your own iPad.

Juneau Chicken Summit, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast library. Hear from local chicken owners and state experts. Find out about local regulations and best practices. BBQ fundraiser included. Details: UAF Cooperative Extension Service Juneau District Office, 796-6221.

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

Intro to Blues Dance, 10-11:45 a.m. for Intro to "Clb" Style Salsa Dance, 1-2:45 p.m. for Night Club 2-Step 1: Foundations, 3:15-4:45 p.m. for Introduction to Swing Fusion, and 7-10 p.m. for Saturday Night Dance., Rockwell, 109 South Franklin Street. Details: 364-2334 or www.jifdancers.org.

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

11th Annual Juneau Travel Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Find tours, attractions and discounts for residents and visitors on whale watching, sport-fishing, flight-seeing and kayaking trips. Details: www.traveljuneau.com.

4th Annual Women's Expo, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Centennial Hall. An event for, by and about Juneau's community of women. Details: 463-5704.

Story Yoga for Kids 3-9 years, 10:30 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.

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

Adult immunizations, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.,

Nugget Mall. Vaccines for shingles, pneumonia, flu, tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis will be available on a sliding-fee basis. Details: Juneau Public Health Center, 465-3353.

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

Big Brothers Big Sisters' Bowl for Kids' Sake, noon-9 p.m., Taku Lanes. Details: 586-3350 or tonya.freeman@bbbsak.org.

Thunder Mountain High School Theatre's "The Wizard of Oz," 2 and 7 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School Auditorium. Tickets available Hearthside Books, www.jahc.org and at the door. Cost: $10/$8 for adults/students.

Film: "On the Road," 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.

Juneau Symphony performance: "Ode to Joy," Beethoven's 9th Symphony, 8 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School auditorium. Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.

A Night of Improv, 9:15 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Salsa Night, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., The Viking Lounge.

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

Sunday, April 7

Canvas Empty Bowls Bowl-athon, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio. Throw bowls for the Empty Bowls Fundraiser for the Glory Hole.

Intro to Blues Dance, 10-11:45 a.m. for Fantastic Mr. Foxtrot, 1-2:45 p.m. for Lifts, Dips and Liabilities, and 3:15-4:45 p.m. for Review and Practice, Rockwell, 109 South Franklin Street. Details: 364-2334 or www.jifdancers.org.

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 Nordic Cup Race Series' End of Season Relay, 12:30 p.m., Skater's Cabin. Four person relay, 2 legs skate, 2 legs classic. All legs are 2 kilometers. Post race end of season potluck. Pay-as-you-can. Details: Merry, 500-8112 or Jeannie, 463-3783.

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.

Juneau Symphony performance: "Ode to Joy," Beethoven's 9th Symphony, 3 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School auditorium. Pre-concert talk at 2 p.m.

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

Film: "On the Road," 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.

International Folk Dance, 6-8 p.m., The Alaska Club downtown. Beginners welcome. Details: Bruce, 364-2334.

Monday, April 8

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.

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

Toddler Time, 10 a.m. Downtown Library, 11 a.m. Valley Library. Details: Carol Race, 586-0434 or carolr@juneau.org.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Valley Library. Details: Carol Race, 586-0434 or carolr@juneau.org.

Toddler Play Group, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., REACH, 213 3rd Street. For toddlers 1-3 years. Free. Details: 796-8975.

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

Pilates and Yoga stretch class, noon-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. No experience necessary. Cost: $10 drop-in or buy a punch card at www.mountainsidewellness.com.

Toastmasters Club, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, room 541. Improve your public speaking skills. Free. Details: www.takutoastmasters.org or 957-3353.

Intermediate Microsoft Excel Level 2, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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

Concert: Native Jazz Quartet West Coast CD Release Tour, 7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Cost: $20 at the door.

39th Annual Alaska Folk Festival, 7-10:30 p.m., Centennial Hall.

Tuesday, April 9

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.

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

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.

Douglas Community Garden Plottery, 3-5 p.m., Douglas Library. Cost: $1.25/square foot. Details: Brad, bradcrobbins@gmail.com.

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

Introduction to Computers, Internet and Email, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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.

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

39th Annual Alaska Folk Festival, 7-10:30 p.m., Centennial Hall.

EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

TUESDAY, APRIL 9 -

FRIDAY, APRIL 12

Skagway: Southeast Alaska Art Fest art show, workshops on Native Mask Carving, Anatomy and Figure Drawing, Flame Worked Glass Beads, Wire Sculpture and Relief Printing and more. All workshops are $50 for a 15-hour class. Details: 612-0456.


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