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Alaska Folk Festival Until April 13th. Daily at Centennial Hall.
Juneau Calendar 040914 CALENDAR 1 Floyd Dryden Middle School Alaska Folk Festival Until April 13th. Daily at Centennial Hall.
Wednesday, April 09, 2014

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Alaska Folk Festival Until April 13th. Daily at Centennial Hall.

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.

U.S Citizenship Class, 11 a.m.- Noon Wednesday at Gruening Park.

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.

ESL Computer and Employment Training ,2-4 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at the The Learning Center downtown.

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

Introduction to Computers, 5-7 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at The Learning Connections Downtown. This is a great class if you are a beginner or timid in your use of the computer.

Juneau National Organization of Women monthly meeting, 5:15-7 p.m., location varies monthly. Open to the public. Details: www.juneaunow.org.

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.

ESL, 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday at UAS Room 113.

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, $220 (materials included). Details: www.canvasarts.org.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 are 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.

Artist Career Forum, 1-5 p.m. Thursday at the downtown library. Come help and support Alaskans reach their successful employing creativity. For more information, visit http://www.uaa.alaska.edu/centerforhumandevelopment/ARTS/arts-forums.cfm.

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.

Intro to Using Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets, 5-7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at The Learning Connection. This course is designed for students wanting to learn the basic of creating, formatting, and incorporating basic formulas into spreadsheets. These skills are requested by many employers.

Veterans for Peace Chapter No. 100 monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Details: John, 586-4409.

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.

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.

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 Juneau Audubon members on a field walk. $30 for a four-week course. Details and registration: suzanne.ainsworth@juneauschools.org or 523-1616.

Widowed Persons Support Group, 6:30 p.m., Fireweed Place, Parlor Room. All widows and widowers invited. Details: Sue, 586-6424 or Sandy, 789-0355.

Juneau Wyldlife: Dodgeball Night, 7-8 p.m. Thursday at Floyd Dryden Middle School. If you are in middle school, then come out and play some dodgeball.

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.

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.

UAS Alumni and Friends Spring Dinner and Auction, 6-9 p.m. At the Univeristy of Alaska Southeast Egan Library. Come by and have some delicious dinner and maybe you win a auction. Admission is $35/$45 and seats are limited.

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.

Juneau Light Opera: "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" 6:30-9 p.m. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday weekly at the Holy Trinity Church. 4 actors, so many roles. Come out and enjoy skill and talent in this hilarious musical. $22 for Adults and $18 for Students. Not recommended for youths under 13.

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.

The Ninth Annual Heart of Hospice Run/Walk, 9 a.m. At Twin Lakes. There will be a 5K run and a mile walk along the trail. Come exercise and get a free shirt. Tickets are $25 and $20 for youth.

Annual Norwegian Breakfast, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the Juneau Yacht Club. Come join us in door prizes, cultural displays, and children activities. The menu consists of : waffles, Norwegian egg supreme, delicious casseroles, rolls, and pancakes. Hot beverages and orange juice will be served. Suggested donations are $15/$10/$5. For more information, call Russell at 586-1856.

STEM: The Saturday Thing, 9:30 a.m.-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.- 1 p.m., Canvas Studio, 223 Seward St. The beginning wheel class with Louise Kuntz-Tadda runs Saturdays through April 19. $220. Details: www.canvasarts.org.

Second Saturday Market, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Airport Shopping Center, 9121 Glacier Highway. The market features local foods, handmade crafts, featured artist, live music, specials at area businesses and more. Details: www.homespunmercantile.com/SecondSaturday.html.

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

"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.

Basic skating skills for tots/youths, 11:45 a.m.-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.

Eaglecrest Slush Cup, with Alaskan Brewing,noon-5 p.m. Saturday at Eaglecrest Ski Area. Come be a part of crazy wild fun, and a beer garden.

3rd Annual Spring Kickoff/Potluck, noon- 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Aldersgate United Methodist Celebration Room. Come enjoy food, seed and recipe exchange, and smiles as Cindy Bowhay talks about gardening.

Peregrine Club Spring Fling, 1-3 p.m. Saturday at Thunder Mountain High School. Come have fun with a bouncy castle, carnival games, prizes, and a picture with the Easter bunny. $5 for children and $10 per family. For more information, contact Jenny at 988-7643.

Comic drawing at Alaska Robotics, 3-5 p.m., Alaska Robotics Gallery, 220 Front Street. $10. Saturday. 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.

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

Juneau Symphony Showcase, 8 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Library. 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.

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.

Poetry Reading: Burn Thompson Writers, 1-3 p.m. Sunday at the Douglas library meeting room. We encourage everyone who enjoys poetry and wants to celebrate with us to join us.

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

Second Sunday Family Movie Afternoon, 3 p.m., Douglas Library.

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.

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.

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

Music at The Rookery, 7-9 p.m. at The Rookery Cafe. Tim Easton will be performing while The Rookery is serving dinner, beer and wine, and desserts.

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.

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 Ceramics for the Youth, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Mondays at the Canvas Studio. Learn the basic techniques for wedging, centering, and throwing bowls and cups. Ages 9 and up, fee is $160.

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.

Author Visit: Kim Heacox, 6:30-8:30 p.m. At the Downtown Library. Come welcome author Kim Heacox to Juneau to talk about his newest book "John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire." For more information, contact Beth at beth_weigel@juneau.lib.ak.us

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.

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.

Cancer Survivor Support Group, noon-1 p.m. Tuesday at 3225 Hospital Drive; 1st Floor. A time for encouragement and support for those newly diagnosed, currently under treatment, and those whose treatment has ended. For more info, call 796-2273.

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

Low Vision Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Juneau Senior Center. Share and learn about ways to adjust to vision loss. Rides are available to the meeting, but you must arrange their ride home. Call Laura at 586-4920 for more information.

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.

Low vision support group meeting, 1-2:30 p.m., Mountain View Senior Center. Details: Laura at Southeast Alaska Independent Living, 586-4920.

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.

Alaska Design Forum: Solid Objectives, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Gold Town Nickelodeon. Come experience award winning art. Admission is $10/$5

Stained Glass Panels Class, 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Canvas Studios. This class is a great one to take after the stained glass basics class, but all levels are welcome. $255

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.

Cancer survivor's support group meeting, 6:30 p.m., 3225 Hospital Drive, 2nd floor conference room. Details: 796-2273.

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.

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.

Wednesday, April 9

Time for Tots @ the Museum, 10:30-11:30 a.m., 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. at the Senior Center. All Seniors Welcome.

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

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

Lunchbox yoga, 12-1 p.m. Monday 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.

Jujutsu for adults, 6-7 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

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

Open Weightroom, 7:30-10 p.m. 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.

Thursday, April 10

Morning Muscles, 6-7 a.m. Work those muscles in the lobby of the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

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

Strongwoman workout class, noon-1 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

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

Yoga, 5:30-6:45 p.m. 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.

River Talk storytelling, 7 p.m., Chilkat Center for the Arts. Seven storytellers share seven-minute stories. Tickets are $7. This week's theme is "Thrills and Chills." Beer, wine, coffee and homemade treats will be available for purchase.

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

Friday, April 11

Storytime, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. 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. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Haines Chamber of Commerce Party, 4-6 p.m., Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Meet new borough manager Dave Sosa, 5-6 p.m., Haines Borough offices.

Jujutsu for adults, 6-7 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

Jeff Brown's "Masterpieces of Merriment" Exhibit opens, Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center. Jeff Brown is a longtime Juneau resident known for his radio show, his creations, and his quirky humor.

Saturday, April 12

Zumba toning, 10-11 a.m. 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.

Sunday, April 13

Blessing of the Fleet, 3-4 p.m. Sunday at the Small Boat Harbor. Join the community for the annual Blessing of the Fleet. There will be a reception afterwards at the Presbyterian Church.

Monday, April 14

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

Jujutsu for adults, 6-7 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

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

Open Weightroom, 7:30-10 p.m. 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.

Tuesday, April 15

Morning Muscles, 6-7 a.m. Work those muscles in the lobby of the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

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

Strongwoman workout class, noon-1 p.m. at the Chilkat Center for the Arts.

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

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

Culture Month drum circles, 7-9 p.m., Haines Public Library. Join others at the library with your drum and your voice and learn songs important to Tlingit culture.

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

Open Weightroom, 7:30-10 p.m. 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.

Wednesday, April 9

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.

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

Ketchikan Lions Club meeting, 6-7 p.m., Best Western Plus Landing Hotel, upstairs conference room.

Dave & Mandy Concert, 6:30 p.m., North Tongass Community Club. Matt Hamilton hosts a fundraiser for Mikee Graham to cover medical bills. $20 for the show, food and drinks are free. Tickets available at McPherson's Music.

Thursday, April 10

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. This week we are creating pasta jewelry.

Advanced math class, 11 a.m.-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.

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.

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

Bereavement Support Group, 5-7 p.m. Thursday at the quiet room in the hospital.

Southeast Regional Music Festival, 6 p.m., Ketchikan High School. The Southeast Regional Music Festival is being hosted in Ketchikan this year and brings all of the bands and choirs from Southeast high schools. Approximately 600 kids come for three days of adjudications, clinics, and concerts. Limited public seating available. Contact Mary Kurth or Julie Cron at Kayhi for more information.

Compassionate Friends of Ketchikan, 7-8 p.m. Thursday at the Pioneers Home. A bereaved parents support group,

Ketchikan Yacht Club skipper and crew meeting, 7-9 p.m., Ketchikan Yacht Club in Thomas Basin. This is an organizational meeting for the boat handling and racing season programs.

BOOMbal Dance Hall, 7-9 p.m., Main Street Gallery. Boombal Dancehall is a place to learn and practice partner dances. Everyone is welcome, no partner necessary. A mini-lesson starts the session at 7 o'clock, followed by music for partner dances: salsa, waltz, swing, foxtrot and tango.

Friday, April 11

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.

Southeast Alaska Discovery Center movies, "Ravens - Intelligence in Flight" at 3 p.m., "DUCKumentary" at 4 p.m., "Crane Song" at 5 p.m., "Magic of the Snowy Owl" at 7 p.m., 50 Main St.

Drama club with Clare Bennett, 4:30-6 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 Regional Music Festival, 6 p.m., Ketchikan High School. The Southeast Regional Music Festival is being hosted in Ketchikan this year and brings all of the bands and choirs from Southeast high schools. Approximately 600 kids come for three days of adjudications, clinics, and concerts. Limited public seating available. Contact Mary Kurth or Julie Cron at Kayhi for more information.

First City Players Audition, 7-9 p.m. Friday at 335 Main St. Auditions for the Play "The Trip to Bountiful". Call FCP at 225-4792 for more information.

Saturday, April 12

Birding at Ward Lake with Teri Hoyt, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Ward Lake Parking lot. Bring binoculars and water. For more information, call 228-6220.

Mixed-level Ravenstail weaving class, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 5:30-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7-8 p.m. Friday at Totem Heritage Center. Course runs through April 20. Instructor Cheryl Samuel returns to Ketchikan for the first time in over 20 years to teach weaving techniques as students create a Ravenstail medicine bag. Kits can be purchased from the instructor for $80. For course fee and other information, contact Totem Heritage Center.

Alaska Movie Classics: "Silver Horde," 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Ketchikan Public Library.

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.

Bowl for Kids Sake, 12:30-5 p.m. Saturday at the Gateway Recreation Center. This is a fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters. Contact Gretchen at 247-3350 or 617-7635 to register a team or for more information.

Gardening in Southeast Alaska, 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday at the public library. This session will be a video conference covering seed and plant selection for our tricky Southeast climate. Call Lisa at 228-2304 for more information.

LEGOs at the Library, 2-5 p.m. Saturday at the public library. Kids of all ages are invited to build and create LEGOs with their imagination.

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.

Southeast Regional Music Festival, 6 p.m., Ketchikan High School. The Southeast Regional Music Festival is being hosted in Ketchikan this year and brings all of the bands and choirs from Southeast high schools. Approximately 600 kids come for three days of adjudications, clinics, and concerts. Limited public seating available. Contact Mary Kurth or Julie Cron at Kayhi for more information.

Sunday, April 13

Mixed-level Ravenstail weaving class, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 5:30-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7-8 p.m. Friday at Totem Heritage Center. Course runs through April 20. Instructor Cheryl Samuel returns to Ketchikan for the first time in over 20 years to teach weaving techniques as students create a Ravenstail medicine bag. Kits can be purchased from the instructor for $80. For course fee and other information, contact Totem Heritage Center.

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, April 14

Mixed-level Ravenstail weaving class, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 5:30-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7-8 p.m. Friday at Totem Heritage Center. Course runs through April 20. Instructor Cheryl Samuel returns to Ketchikan for the first time in over 20 years to teach weaving techniques as students create a Ravenstail medicine bag. Kits can be purchased from the instructor for $80. For course fee and other information, contact Totem Heritage Center.

SPEAK suicide prevention task force, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Ketchikan Indian Community tribal health clinic, Tongass Avenue.

Teen Advisory Group, 6 p.m. at the Public Library. Come join us as we discuss future events for teens! For more information, call Kelly at 228-2302.

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

Tuesday, April 15

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

Advanced math class, 11 a.m.- 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.

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.

Mixed-level Ravenstail weaving class, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 5:30-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7-8 p.m. Friday at Totem Heritage Center. Course runs through April 20. Instructor Cheryl Samuel returns to Ketchikan for the first time in over 20 years to teach weaving techniques as students create a Ravenstail medicine bag. Kits can be purchased from the instructor for $80. For course fee and other information, contact Totem Heritage Center.

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.

"Spaced Out" : Allen Estrin's Artist Presentation, 6-7 p.m. Tuesday at Main Street Gallery.

Friends of The Ketchikan Public Library: Evening of Chocolates, 6 p.m. at the library. Come join us in some sweet treats and hear about the work of the Friends.

Flamingo Flocking Month, Come support the Petersburg Humane Association and give a friend a flock of flamingos. Call Merrily at 772-3136 for more information. $10 for a flock and to remove it. $15 for insurance to avoid it altogether.

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

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

Drivers Ed Class, 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays at the High School. For more information, call 772-4970.

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

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

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.

Fire Fighter One Course, 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Fire Station. The Petersburg Volunteer Fire Department is offering a free course. Classes are Saturday during the day, and Tuesday and Thursday in the evening. Call 772-3355 or stop by the station for more information.

Hockey for All, 6-7:30 p.m. Hockey Club will meet at the community gym, all are welcome to attend.

Alcohol Anonymous for Women, 7-8 p.m. Mondays at the Presbyterian Church.

Accoustic Music Group, 3-4 p.m. Tuesdays at the Elementary School, room 7. More information, call 518-1282,

Water treatment plant grand opening, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday at 728 Dog Salmon Ave.

Wednesday, April 9

Kindergarten registration, 9:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Children who will be age 5 on or before September 1 are eligible. Current immunization records, a health physical and a birth certificate or passport should be taken to the session. For more information, call 747-5825.

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

Dance Aerobics, noon-1 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at the Hames Center. Clean shoes are required. Call 747-5080 for more information.

Spanish language group, 4:30-6 p.m. Wednesday at University of Alaska. For more information, call Paul Norwood at 738-9456.

"Fill the Bistro" Fundraiser, 5-9 p.m. Wednesday at Ludvig's Bistro. The Sitka Community Land Trust, a project of the Sitka Community Development Corporation, is raising money. For more information contact Mim at 747-2860.

Drawing Group, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Pioneers home. All are welcome to draw, paint or enjoy the camraderie of other artists. A donation of $6 per session goes to pay the model, and the first session is free. For more information, call 738-6620.

Physiology Talk, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Sitka Community Hospital. Dr. Brent C. Ruby will give a free public lecture titled. "Understanding the upper limits of human endurance for work and play." For more information, contact Alicia at 928-607-4845.

Investment Talk, 7-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Kettleson Memorial Library. Jay Sweeney, city finance director, will share some ideas about developing a personal investment strategy.

Senior Party Planning, 7-8 p.m. Wednesday at the KGH library. All parents of Sitka High School 2014 seniors are invited to attend the next senior planning meeting. Contact sitkaseniors2014@gmail.com for more information.

Thursday, April 10

Kids Clothing Exchange, 10-11 a.m. Thursday at Grace Harbor Church. Gently used clothing up to 4T and toys for those to age 4 may be taken. Remaining items may not be left behind.

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

Beginning Tlingit language lessons, noon-1 p.m. Thursday at Blatchley Middle School. Lunches may be taken and young children are welcome.

Museum Fundraiser, 5-9 p.m. Thursday at the Sitka Historical Museum. Tickets are on sale at Brenner's and Old Harbor Books. The new art exhibit and auction of 21 local artists' works inspired by the collections will be featured along with dinner catered by the Channel Club and a no host bar. Cost is $35. Viewing begins at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m.

Open Volleyball, 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the Hames Center.

Indian Dinner Fundraiser, 6-9 p.m. Thursday at the Unitarian Hall. This is an Indian dinner fundraiser to sponsor a high school education for a girl in India through the Unitarian Universalist Partner Church Council.

Friday, April 11

Retirement Planning, noon-1 p.m. Friday at the library. Cyndy Gibson, of Waddell and Reed, will talk about retirement planning.

Breather Club, 1-2 p.m. Friday at Swan Lake Senior Center. The support group is for people with chronic lung diseases. Family and caregivers are also welcome. Call Rose Manning at 747-5167 for more information.

Open Basketball, 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and 1-5 p.m. Sundays at the Hames Center. Details: 747-5080.

Saturday, April 12

Lonely Pottery Sale, 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the AC Lakeside entry at Sitka High School. Potted house plants, basil plants and solid wooden night stands made by students will also be sold. Proceeds will help students travel to Yakutat for the SE Art Festival. Details: Gaylen at 966-1915.

Gallery Opening, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Rio's Wine Bar will host a gallery opening and art classes with MK MacNaughton. Classes are $20 and will be held 10 a.m. to noon and 1-3 p.m. with the gallery opening from 5-9 p.m. Contact MK at 907-957-2016 to reserve a space.

Rainy Day Bazaar, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Harrigan Centennial Hall. The United States Coast Guard Spouses' and Women's Association hosts its annual bazaar. Details: Alyssa Reines at (707) 495-3619 or reines12@msn.com.

Full Body Workout, 3-5 p.m. at the Hames Center. Crystal Oostema hosts an upper-body workout 3-4 p.m. and a lower-body workout 4-5 p.m. Details: www.hamescenter.com.

Lincoln Day Dinner, 5:30-10 p.m. at the Westmark Hotel. U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan will speak. Cocktails and silent auction begin at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $50. For more information contact Sheila at 738-3098.

Sunday, April 13

Music festival volunteer organization, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Sunday in Stevenson Hall. Anyone interested in helping with the festival should attend and take their calendars. Those unable to attend should send an e-mail to info@sitkamusicfestival.org.

Monday, April 14

Backflow Workshop, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the University of Alaska. The university will offer an ABPA Backflow Assembly Tester.

Morning Spin/TRX, 9:15 a.m. Mondays and Fridays, Hames Center. Jessica hosts a spin/TRX combo class through May 2. Details: www.hamescenter.com.

Tot gym time, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Hames Center. The center provides space, toys, tunnels, playmates and more for Tot Time. Clean shoes must be worn. Details: 747-5080.

Pilates, 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Hames Center. Pilates emphasizes core strength, flexibility and awareness. Details: www.hamescenter.com.

Tuesday, April 15

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

Social Partner Dance for Adults, 7-8 p.m. Monday at the Allen Hall Dance Studio. Hosted by Sitka Fine Arts camp and instructor Franni Donohoe. Call 747-3085 for more information.

Tuesday, April 16

Pickleball, noon on Tuesday, Thursday, and Fridays. Similar to tennis, it is played on a smaller, indoor court with lightweight paddles and balls. All are welcome. For more information send an e-mail to susan@hames-center.com

Local Emergency Planning Committee, 10 a.m. Wednesday at Skagway Fire Hall.

Dyea Community Advisory Board, 6 p.m. Wednesday at Skagway Fire Hall.

Clinic Planning Committee, 6 p.m. Wednesday at Skagway Clinic.

Alcoholics Anonymous for Women, 6-7 p.m. Thursday at the Skagway Traditional Council building. Details: 907-957-5337.

Planning and Zoning Commission, 7 p.m. Thursday at City Hall

Skagway Health Fair, 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Skagway Rec Center. Take a free health screening or low-cost blood tests. Details: 907-723-5100 or visit www.alaskahealthfair.org.

Book Discussion, 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Skagway Public Library. Simon Winchester is the author of "The Men Who United the States"

Piano Recital, 6 p.m. Sunday at the School.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m. Mondays at Bolton Cabin.

City council meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Thorne Bay City Hall.

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.

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

YAKUTAT

Bowl for Kids' Sake, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Yakutat High School. Money raised will go to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Yakutat. Details: Sheila Wray at 586-3350.


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