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Wednesday, July 31
Juneau Calendar 073113 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, July 31
Wednesday, July 31, 2013

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Juneau Calendar

Wednesday, July 31

Film: Low and Clear, 7 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Live music: Devil's Club, 8 p.m., The Viking.

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.

Capital Toastmasters of Juneau meeting, noon-1 p.m., Room 115 of the Alaska Office Building at 350 Main Street.

A Window Between Worlds, women's art support group, AWARE, 6-7:30 p.m. Details: 586-6623.

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, August 1

UAS Enrollment Day, noon-6 p.m., Auke Lake Campus. Meet UAS advisors, complete admissions, financial aid and housing applications and register for fall classes. Details: 796-6000.

Film: Kon Tiki, 7 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

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.

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

Childbirth Preparation Class, 6:30-9 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building, free. Details: 796-8422.

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.

Karaoke in the Valley, 8:30 p.m., McGivney's Sports Bar. Free. Details: marcie@kingcrabshack.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, August 2

First Friday: Works by Alan Munro, Canvas Community Art Studio (223 Seward St.), 4:30-7 p.m. Free.

First Friday: Northwest Coast Native Armor and Early Ceremonial Robes, presentation by Alaska State Museum Curator Steve Henrikson, 6 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Henrikson will highlight two current exhibits: by weaver Kay Parker and carver Tommy Joseph, feature fine contemporary examples of the types of objects covered by the presentation. The museum is open from 4:30 to 7 p.m. for First Friday.

First Friday: "Masks and Muses" by Fumi Matsumoto and Jane Terry

Opening Reception, 4:30-7 p.m., Juneau Arts & Humanities Council.

Whale Watching Tour, 5 p.m. boarding, launching from Statter Harbor in Auke Bay, Peregrine Booster Club Fundraiser. Tickets are $75. Details: Jenny at 988-7643 or thundermountainfalconfootball.com.

Equality for All Alaskans, 7-9:30 p.m., JACC, following Food Truck Friday concert, all ages evening with dance by DJ Manu, food, drinks, silent auction and equality education. 21+ no host bar by the Rendezvous.

Film: Kon Tiki, 7 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Guys & Dolls Jr., 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre (STAR youth acting program). Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. Details: Shona Strauser, 364-2421 ext. 232 or perseverancetheatre.org.

Story Time, 11-11:30 a.m., Valley Public Library. Details: 586-5303.

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

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.

Yoga Class: Free First Friday, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Rainforest Yoga, with Tammy Davis. All levels. Details: 789-6392.

Food Truck Fridays, 5:30-7 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Event includes live music, food trucks and artists' booths. Musicians and food trucks interested in participating may sign up at www.jahc.org/sign-up-here-for-everything/. Features the Juneau Cello Choir, Halau Hula 'o' Olili'ula dancers, and Slush Not Snow indie rock band.

Live music at the Tram, piano and saxophone music at the Timberline Bar and Grill at the top of Mount Roberts Tramway, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Breath and Movement class, 7:15-8:30 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, August 3

SouthEast Alaska Sailing Cup Race, 7:30 a.m. Cost: $50/$10 season/individual race. Course: Skipper's Choice Day Race. Details: www.seasailing.us.

Equality for All Alaskans, attorneys will present topics on medical, military taxes and immigration rights information relating to equality with Q&A, 1 p.m., McPhetres Hall at the Parish Hall of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Donations benefit the Alaska ACLU Foundation.

King Lear, 2 p.m., Perseverance Theatre (STAR youth acting program). Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. Details: Shona Strauser, 364-2421 ext. 232 or perseverancetheatre.org.

Film: Kon Tiki, 4, 7 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Cinderella, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre (STAR youth acting program). Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. Details: Shona Strauser, 364-2421 ext. 232 or perseverancetheatre.org.

Drink from the Well, a Roaring 20s Speakeasy fundraiser event, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., McGivney's Sports Bar and Grill, featuring live ragtime pianist, silent auction, cocktails, food, costume contest, 20s-style dance lesson (at 10 p.m.). Free shuttle from Marine Park at 9 p.m. and 9:45 p.m., and back to the park at midnight. Tickets $15 at the JACC or call Jo at 612-1551.

Dads n' babies play group, 9-11 a.m., Northern Lights Church, 400 W. 11th St. For children ages 0-3. Free. Details: 796-8975.

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

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.

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

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

Sunday, August 4

Film: Kon Tiki, 4, 7 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Cinderella, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre (STAR youth acting program). Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. Details: Shona Strauser, 364-2421 ext. 232 or perseverancetheatre.org.

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

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

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

Music on the Fly, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau International Airport. Details, Kari or Nancy, 586-2787.

Monday, August 5

Kitchen Chemistry Camp for youth grades 4-6. Camp runs through Friday, August 9. Details: www.stemak.org.

Youth Beginning Wheel Throwing, Canvas Community Art Studio (223 Seward St.), Monday - Friday, Aug. 5-9 (five classes), 9 a.m. to noon. $175. Registration required: 586-1750. www.canvasarts.org.

Girl Scout Camp, drop off August 5 from 2-4:30 p.m., pickup on August 10 from 10-11:30 a.m., Eagle River Methodist Camp. For students entering grades K through 8. Girls entering grades 7-12 are welcome to assist as Program Aides. You do not need to be a Girl Scout to attend. Cost: $240/week. Full and partial scholarships available. To register visit www.girlscoutalaska.org/programs/camps and to volunteer email Amy at avondiest@girlscoutalaska.org.

Wilderness Walks Camp, 1-4:30 p.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center. For youth ages 9-13. Camp runs through August 9. Cost: $80/child. Register by calling the Zach Gordon Youth Center, 586-2635.

Film: Much Ado About Nothing, 7 and 9 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.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., Northern Lights Church, 400 W. 11th St. 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.

Kinder Español, Mondays from 4:30-5:15 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center, class offers developmentally specific education for children, babies and toddlers by using music, stories, crafts, puppets, movement and games in a meaningful and playful context for language learning, for ages 0-11. $10 to try out a class, $12 for drop-in's during the summer, $70 for 6 consecutive classes, and $140 for 13 consecutive classes. Details: 949-547-9827, koester@yahoo.com, or kinderspanish.wordpress.com.

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, August 6

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.

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.

Family night at the library, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Public Library. For children ages 5 and under. Details: 586-5249.

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.

Salsa Class, 7:15-8:15 p.m., Details: Alejandro Soria transculturaldancing@gmail.com or dancingartists@gmail.com.

EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

THURSDAY, AUGUST 1-SATURDAY, AUGUST 3

Sitka Seafood Festival, a celebration of wild Alaskan seafood - featuring sea poetry contest, Native Plants garden tour, Sunset Pasta Cruise, 5-course seafood extravaganza banquet, marathon, parade, food, games, and more. Details: http://sitkaseafoodfestival.org/

FRIDAY, AUGUST 2-SUNDAY, AUGUST 4

Ketchikan Blueberry Arts Festival - open call art exhibit, battle of the bands, pet and doll parade, best blueberry dish contest, Gigglefeet Dance Festival, slug race, food, vendors and more. Details: www.ketchikanarts.org.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 3

19th annual Kake Dog Salmon Festival - desert and entree contest, talent show, Challenge of the Chums canoe race, recognition of veterans, workshops and vendors on hunting, fishing and understanding the local ecosystem, 10K race, chum toss and more.


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