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Wednesday, April 24
Juneau Calendar 042413 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, April 24
Wednesday, April 24, 2013

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, April 24

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

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

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

Pillars of America Speaker Series: Shawn Harper, former NFL player and motivational speaker, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Doors open at 11:15 a.m., lunch served at 11:30. No seating after 11:50. Cost: $35 for one presentation, $90 for all three (May 1 and May 8). Tickets available at both locations of Hearthside Books. Hosted by the Juneau Glacier Valley Rotary Club. Details: www.glaciervalleyrotary.org.

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.

Presentation: Financing Your Growing Business, noon, State Office Building, Information Services, 8th floor. Details: Julie, 465-2916.

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.

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

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

Meeting: Government Affairs, 4 p.m., Chamber Conference room. Details: 463-3488.

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

CPR and AED/FA Class, 5-9 p.m., Tongass Substance Screening, Jordan Creek Center, #501. Cost: $65. Details: 523-8402.

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.

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: 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.

Concert: Bonnie Whiting Smith and Karl Knapp, a percussion and violin/cello duo, 7:30 p.m., Northern Light Church. Free. Details: karl.knapp@alaska.edu.

Film: "Best of the Northwest Short Film Festival," 7:30 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 25

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

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

ALEXsys Job Search Workshop, 10 a.m.-noon, The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718.

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.

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

Meeting: Juneau Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee, 1:30 p.m., Chamber Conference room. Details: 463-3488.

Chamber Lunch, doors open at 11:30 a.m., lunch at noon, Moose Lodge. Details: 463-3488.

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

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

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

Culture Days at the library, 6:30 p.m., Downtown Public Library. Details: Carl, 586-0434.

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.

Meeting: Gastineau Channel Little League board, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School Purple Commons. Details: 321-5633.

Presentation: Journeys Along the Lost Coast, 7 p.m., UAS Egan lecture hall. Join author Lynn Schooler and photographer Mark Kelly who will share stories and images of the coast from Littuya Bay to Dry Bay. Suggested donation: $5. Details: setrust@ptialaska.net or 586-3200.

Film: "Stoker," 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 26

Disabilities Awareness and Empathy Training, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Student Recreation Center, Room 115. Cost: $45/$60 for partner agency members/non-partner.

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.

Edible Art of Place, lecture and demonstration series: Putting it All Together: Edible Art of Place, 10 a.m.-noon, University of Alaska Southeast Glacier View Room.

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.

Presentation: Paying off Debt, noon, State Office Building, Information Services, 8th floor. Details: Julie, 465-2916.

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.

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: performance by UAS A Capella group Alaskapella, 7 p.m., UAS, Egan Lecture Hall. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/sound_motion/.

Theater: "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland," 7 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. Cost: $15/$10 for adults/students. Tickets available at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at the door. Presented by Theater at Latitude 58.

Film: "Stoker," 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.

Fundraising dance for Alaska's King Island Christmas, 7-10 p.m., Rockwell Ballroom. Beginning Waltz Lesson at 7:30 p.m. Cost: $10. Details: Emily Lockie, 500-7332 or dancingmoonlightstudio@gmail.com.

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 27

Little League opening day, Adair Kennedy Field. Details: 321-5633.

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

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.

Presentations by UAF fishery and marine biology graduate students, 10 a.m.-noon, Alaska State Museum. Details: www.museums.alaska.gov.

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.

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

Carnival of Fun, 2-5 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. A fundraiser for Lisa Morley's cancer treatment. Events include balloon darts, a dunk tank, dress-up photo booth, face painting and tattoos, ping pong toss and live music from 8 p.m.-midnight for the 21 and over crowd. Admission: $5 kids, $10 adults. Beer and wine after 8 p.m.

Theater: "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland," 2 and 7 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. Cost: $15/$10 for adults/students. Tickets available at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at the door. Presented by Theater at Latitude 58.

Soundtracks of the Silver Screen, a figure skating event, 3 and 7 p.m., Treadwell Arena. Cost: $10 adults, $6 children 3-12 years. Tickets available at www.jahc.org and at the JAHC office.

Magic Show with Richard Hatch, 3 p.m., Douglas Public Library. Book signing to follow. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Film: "HAXAN Not-So-Silent-Films," 4, 7 and 9:15 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Poetry Slam, 6 p.m. signups, show begins at 6:30 p.m., Silverbow Bakery. Pay-as-you-can. Hosts: Jacque Boucher and Heather Laverne. Theme: Pride.

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

Sunday, April 28

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.

Sunday Market, noon-4 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center lawn.

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

Hershey's Track and Filed Games and All-Corner Meet, 1-4:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School track and turf field. For children ages 9-14; all community members can participate in all-corner events. Register at the Zach Gordon Youth Center. Event-day registration from 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Events include a water balloon toss, 3-legged races and wild relays. Details: 586-2635.

Theater: "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland," 2 p.m., McPhetres Hall, 4th and Gold Streets. Cost: $15/$10 for adults/students. Tickets available at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at the door. Presented by Theater at Latitude 58.

Film: "Stoker," 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.

Empty Bowls, 5-7 p.m., Centennial Hall.

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

Monday, April 29

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.

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

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.

Class: "Youth Beginning Wheel Throwing," 3-5 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Four Monday afternoon classes through May 20. Cost: $140. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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.

Soiree Enchantee, an enchanting evening of magic and music, 7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Cost: $10. Tickets available at book stores and at the JACC.

Film: "From Up On Poppy Hill," 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 30

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.

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

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

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

Class: "Youth Beginning Wheel Throwing," 3-5 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Four Monday afternoon classes through May 21. Cost: $140. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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.

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

Film: "From Up On Poppy Hill," 6:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

The Hatch Academy of Magic and Music's Soiree Enchantee, 7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. An enchanting evening of theatrical magi and classical music. Cost: $10/$8/$5 for adults/senior/children. Tickets available at the JACC, book stores, and online at www.jahc.org.

Film: "Iceman," 8 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

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SUNDAY, APRIL 28

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