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Wednesday, April 17
Juneau calendar 041713 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, April 17
Wednesday, April 17, 2013

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, April 17

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.

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.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Quality Assurance Committee meeting, noon, hospital administration building. Details: 907-796-8438.

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

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

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

Juneau World Affairs Council presents: "The Obama Administration's Pivot from the Middle East to Asia and the Opportunities that Presents for Alaska and the West Coast," 5 p.m., KTOO studios. Presenter: foreign correspondent Lew Simons. Details: www.jwac.org.

Capital City Rotaract Meeting, 6 p.m., UAS Bill Ray Center. A social service club for young people ages 18 to 30. Details: capitalcityrotaract.wordpress.com.

Women's Art Support Group and Children's Creative Play Group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE, 1547 Glacier Hwy. Free. Details: 586-6623 or www.aware.org.

Halau Hula 'o 'Olill'ula dance lessons, 6-8 p.m., Filipino Community Hall. Details: leimomi@halauhulaooliliula.org.

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

Women's Climbing Class, 6:30 p.m., The Rock Dump, 1310 Eastaugh Way. Beginners welcome. $5 for members, $15 for non-members. Details: 586-4982.

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

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

Thursday, April 18

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

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

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.

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

Kindergarten Registration, 1:30-5 p.m., all elementary schools. Details: www.juneauschools.org.

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

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.

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.

Bartlett Regional Hospital Finance Committee meeting, 5:15 p.m., RFV Center. Details: 907-796-8438.

Family Time, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Valley Library. Details: Carl, 586-0434.

Little League managers meeting, 6-9 p.m., Riverbend library and music room. Details: 321-5633.

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: "The Last Ocean," 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 19

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.

Workshop: "Solo Improvisation: The (Not So) Lonely Path to Finding Your Way on Stage," 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Learn how to create monologues, multi-character scenes and solo moments; designed for people ready for a solo show. Includes a 1-hour break. Cost: $75. Details: juneauimprov@gmail.com.

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.

Capital City Quilters' Guild's Bi-Annual Quilt Show, noon-5 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free.

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.

"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 workshop: "Kirtan and Restorative Poses," 5:30-7:30 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Cost: $35 for members, $40 for non-members. Details: Tammy, tjdavisak@yahoo.com or 209-2492.

Discovery Southeast's 24th Annual Dinner and Auction, 6-9 p.m., Centennial Hall. Food catered by Abby's Kitchen. No-host bar. Auctioneers: Ron Clarke and Riley Woodford. Tickets available at www.discoverysoutheast.org.

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

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: "Tidal Echoes" launch, literary and art journal," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Lecture Hall. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/sound_motion/.

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

UAS Rec Center Open Mic Night, 7:30-10 p.m., UAS Recreational Center. Cost: $5/$3 for non-UAS guests/UAS guests. Details: 796-6544.

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 20

City Museum Volunteer Training Day, 9-10:30 a.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 14 West 4th Street. Details, Christina or Bruce, 586-3572.

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

Yoga workshop: "Kirtan, Meditation, Pranayama and Active Practice," 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Cost: $35 for members, $40 for non-members. Details: Tammy, tjdavisak@yahoo.com or 209-2492.

49 Writers Spring Workshop with Amy O'Neill Houck: "What's Next? Taking story starts and rough drafts through development and revision,"10 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Cost: $45/$39 for non-members/members. Details: 49writingcenter.org.

Capital City Quilters' Guild's Bi-Annual Quilt Show, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free.

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

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.

Theater Workshop: "The 'How' and the 'Why,'" 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Instructors Drew Coolidge and Luis Cortes of LA ComedySportz and Universal Studios will teach deep listening skill to find how characters interact and why they have a playable point of view on stage. Cost: $25. Details: juneauimprov@gmail.com.

Celebrate National Astronomy Day at the planetarium, 11 a.m.: The Stars Tonight, noon: open house, 4 p.m.: Recovering Alaska's Long-Lost Apollo 11 Moon Rock, 6 p.m.: Art of the Aurora, Marie Drake Planetarium. Details: www.mariedrakeplanetarium.org or 500-2941.

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

Earth Day Celebration, noon-3 p.m., Nugget Mall. The event will feature booths and live entertainment. Details: Stacey, 789-4439.

Workshop: "An Introduction to Improvised Plays," 1:30-5:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Participants will learn from Roy Janik, artistic director of Austin's "The Hideout Theatre," how to improvise complete stories and a simple structure that all stories intrinsically follow. Cost: $50. Details: juneauimprov@gmail.com.

Film: "Reincarnated," 4:20 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Reclaim, Renew, Rejoice: celebrating healing through art, poetry, video and spoken word, 6 p.m., Rockwell back room. Details: Mandi or Ati, 586-6623.

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

Chamber Concert Series: Beau Soir, 8 p.m., Shrine of St. Therese. Cost: $15. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books or www.juneausymphony.org.

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

Sunday, April 21

Raining Color 5K run and walk, registration at 11 a.m., race at noon, University of Alaska Southeast courtyard. Course heads out along Auke Lake Trail. Event is a fundraiser for the Harborview Triathlon Club. Cost: $40/$30 for adults/youth under 18. Details: Jeannette, j.laceydunn@yahoo.com.

Capital City Quilters' Guild's Bi-Annual Quilt Show, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free.

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

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

Chamber Concert Series: Beau Soir, 3 p.m., Holy Trinity Church. Cost: $15. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books or www.juneausymphony.org.

Film: "The Last Ocean," 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 22

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

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

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.

Rainforest Recovery Center Advisory Board Meeting, noon, RFV Center. Details: 907-796-8438.

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

NOAA Fisheries public workshop on harbor seals and vessel disturbance, 2-4 p.m., Centennial Hall's Hickle Room. Details: Julie, 321-7032.

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.

Zumba fitness class, 6-7 p.m., Mountainside Wellness Studio, 418 Harris Street, Articorp building, 4th floor. Cost: $10/$35/$50 drop-in/5-session card/10-session card. Class runs Mondays and Wednesdays through May 22. Details: www.mountainsidewellness.com or fitgoals@gmail.com.

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

Tuesday, April 23

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.

Senior and elder water walking, 9-10 a.m., Dimond Park Aquatic Center. Cost: entrance fee to pool. Rides available for $4 with 48-hour notice. Details: Tristan, 586-4920.

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.

Presentation: Retirement Income Planning and Portfolio, noon, State Office Building, Information Services, 8th floor. Details: Julie, 465-2916.

New Parents Group, 1-2:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Details: 586-1203.

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

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

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

Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors meeting, 5:15 p.m., RFV Center. Details: 907-796-8438.

Douglas 4th of July Planning Committee meeting, 5:30-7 p.m., Douglas Community Fire Hall/Library Meeting Room. Details: Molly, 586-2936.

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.

Little League coaching and scoring clinic, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School Purple Commons. Details: 321-5633.

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

EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

SATURDAY, APRIL 20

Skagway Art Council's 27th Annual International Folk Festival, 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church. Details: 983-3222.


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