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Wednesday, May 8
JUNEAU CALENDAR 050813 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, May 8
Wednesday, May 08, 2013

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JUNEAU CALENDAR

Wednesday, May 8

Pillars of America Speaker Series: Captain Charlie Plumb, retired Navy fighter pilot, 6-year Vietnam prisoner of war, 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Historic Downtown Walking Tour, 1:30 p.m., City Museum. Stroll through Juneau's original town site, learn how Juneau's mining past changed the landscape of downtown and hear stories about the personalities of early Juneau. Cost: 20/$15 for adults/youth 12 and under. Special group rates. Details: 586-3572.

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

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.

Get Out the Boat, 6 p.m., Wednesdays throughout the summer in Gastineau Channel. No fee. Details: http://seasailing.us

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.

Bridge Duplicate Play, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby Avenue. Details: 957-6971 or 321-1520.

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.

Thursday, May 9

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.

Historic Downtown Walking Tour, 1:30 p.m., City Museum. Stroll through Juneau's original town site, learn how Juneau's mining past changed the landscape of downtown and hear stories about the personalities of early Juneau. Cost: 20/$15 for adults/youth 12 and under. Special group rates. Details: 586-3572.

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.

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

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.

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, May 10

Litter Free Inc. Annual Litter Clean-Up, 8-11 a.m. trash bag giveaway, 9 a.m.-noon trash pick up. Bags will be available at the Foodland parking lot, Douglas Fire Hall, Western Auto Marine, Lyle's and Jensen's Home Furnishings, Super Bear, Duck Creek Market, UAS bookstore and the Lynn Canal Fire station. Details: www.litterfree.org or junoak@acsalaska.net.

Juneau Jazz and Classics lunch time concert with Richard Dowling and Evan Drachman, noon, Nugget Mall.Details: 789-4439.

Juneau Douglas High School Theatre Department presents, "Pippin the musical," 7 p.m, JDHS auditorium. Cost: $20/$15/$10 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at Hearthside Books and at www.jahc.org.

Fancy Hat Reception, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Alaska Robotics Gallery, Vera Brosgol will be signing books and exhibiting some of her fancy illustrations.

Puppet Presentation, 7:30 p.m., Juneau Public Library. Guest artists talk about storytelling and puppets. This presentation will be great for anyone wondering how stories and films are crafted.

Theater: "The K of D, an urban legend," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Cost: $15. Tickets available at Perseverance Theatre box office, Downtown and Valley locations of Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS.

Recovery Road, weekend workshop, 6:30-8 p.m., Unity Room, 119 Seward St., Suite 1, speaker will talk about her experience, $50. Presented by Overeaters Anonymous. Details: Karen, 723-9979.

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.

"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.

Get Out the Boat, 7 p.m., Fridays throughout the summer in Auke Bay. No fee. Details: http://seasailing.us

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, May 11

Recovery Road, weekend workshop, session 2: 9 a.m.-noon, session 3: 1:30-5 p.m., session 4: 7-8:30 p.m., Schaible House, $50. Presented by Overeaters Anonymous. Details: Karen, 723-9979.

Parks and Recreation soccer sign-ups, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

Juneau Douglas High School Theatre Department presents, "Pippin the musical," 2 and 7 p.m, JDHS auditorium. Cost: $20/$15/$10 for general admission/seniors/students. Tickets available at Hearthside Books and at www.jahc.org.

March of Dimes March for Babies, 9 a.m. registration, Dimond Fieldhouse

www.marchforbabies.org

Puppet making and animation workshop, 1-5 p.m., Douglas Public Library, this four hour workshop will teach you everything you need to know to get started in puppet making and animation. Taught by Georgina Hayns, head of puppets at Laika and Jeremy Spake, head of armatures.

SouthEast Alaska Sailing kick off party, 5 p.m.,Sandy Beach picnic shelter #2. (SEAS) announces their 2013 SEAS Cup race schedule. This series of races is designed to be fun, while remaining challenging and rewarding. The races began May 12 and continue through Labor Day.

International Migratory Bird Day, 8 a.m., Juneau Community Garden: Songbird banding demonstration, 8-11 a.m. at the large pavilion; Also starting at the pavilion, an expert will lead concurrent Audubon bird walks to the nearby marsh.

All IMBD programs are family-friendly and free of charge. Details: Gwen Baluss, US Forest Service Juneau Ranger District, 789-6254.

Theater: "The K of D, an urban legend," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Cost: $15. Tickets available at Perseverance Theatre box office, Downtown and Valley locations of Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS.

Spring into Summer event, Juneau Family Health and Birth Center annual fundraiser, 5-9 p.m., 1601 Salmon Creek Lane, $20 (children under 12 free). Details: info@juneaubirthcenter.org or 586-1203.

Girls on the Run 5K, 10 a.m., Twin Lakes, rain or shine, hosted by AWARE. Details: www.gotr-sealaska.org.

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

Farmers' and Crafters' Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Airport Shopping Center.

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.

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

Sunday, May 12

SEAS Kickoff Day Race, Skipper's Choice, A boat can race in all of the SEAS Cup races (15 individual legs) for $50.00 or pay for each individual race at $10.00. Each skipper can register on their website at http://seasailing.us/

Theater: "The K of D, an urban legend," 4 and 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Mainstage, 914 Third Street, Douglas. Cost: $15. Tickets available at Perseverance Theatre box office, Downtown and Valley locations of Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts and Culture Center or at 463-TIXS. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org or 463-TIXS.

Recovery Road, weekend workshop, 9 a.m. to noon, Schaible House, $50. Presented by Overeaters Anonymous. Details: Karen, 723-9979.

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.

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

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

Monday, May 13

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: 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.

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.

Tuesday, May 14

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

Historic Downtown Walking Tour with Marie Darlin, 5:30 p.m., Darlin is a wealth of knowledge in Juneau-Douglas history and will help prepare you for the 2013 tourist season, $20 per person.

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

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.

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.

Historic Downtown Walking Tour, 1:30 p.m., City Museum. Stroll through Juneau's original town site, learn how Juneau's mining past changed the landscape of downtown and hear stories about the personalities of early Juneau. Cost: 20/$15 for adults/youth 12 and under. Special group rates. Details: 586-3572.

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

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.


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