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Wednesday, October 10
Juneau calendar 101012 CALENDAR 1 Capital City Weekly Wednesday, October 10
Wednesday, October 10, 2012

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Juneau calendar

Wednesday, October 10

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, 10 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org/tlc.

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.

Presentation: "Landscape is a Language," 12:05-12:55 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Learn from Margaret Tharp, MLA, how to landscapes send messages, how to interpret them and how to use that language in design. Free. Sponsored by the Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners Association. Details: www.seakmg.org or 796-6221.

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

Class: Intermediate Microsoft Word 2010, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

Film: "When Medicine Got it Wrong," 5:30 p.m., Silverbow Inn and Bakery. A documentary film about the founding of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Free. Details: www.namijuneau.org.

Class: Hatha Yoga Level 1-2, 5:30-7 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Instructor: Carol Race.

Capital City Rotaract Meeting, 6:00 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.

Workshop: Families are Talking, 6-8:30 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. An interactive workshop hosted by Planned Parenthood on the topic of healthy sexuality development. Details: 209-7051.

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training, session 1, 6-8 p.m., Hagevig Regional Fire Training Center, 2601 Sherwood Lane. Free. Details: Mike, 796-8989 or mlopez@bartletthospital.com and Jeremy, 957-5369 or jubael@gmail.com.

Film: "The Invisible War," 6:30 p.m., Gold Town Nickelodeon. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 kids under 12. Details: 586-2875 or www.goldtownnick.com.

Class: "Still Life Oil Painting," 6:30-9 p.m., The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. Four Wednesday classes, October 10-November 7, no class on Halloween. Cost: $125. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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

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

Mudrooms live storytelling event, 7 p.m., Holy Trinity Church, 4th and Gold Streets. $7; theme: "visitors." All profits to charity. Details: www.mudrooms.org.

UAS intramural volleyball, 7-10 p.m., UAS Rec Center. For UAS students, faculty, staff and family. Details: 796-6544.

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

Thursday, October 11

WIC Walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive. Free nutritional services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or have a child 0-5 years. Details: 463-4099.

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

Toddler Time Group, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. Details: Shayna or Jesse at 586-1203.

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.

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.

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, 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.

Class: Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2010, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

Meeting: "Juneau People for Peace and Justice," 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light Church. Details: 789-9229.

Pavitt Health and Fitness seminar, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness, 10004 Glacier Highway. Rotating topics. Free. Details: 789-5556.

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.

Bar Trivia, 7 p.m., TK Maguire's.

UAS intramural dodgeball, 7-10 p.m., UAS Rec Center. For UAS students, faculty, staff and family. Details: 796-6544.

Juneau Audubon Society Public meeting featuring photographer and author Flip Nicklin and his recent work on whales and eagles, 7 p.m., UAS Egan lecture hall. Free. Details: Brenda, 789-4656.

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

Performance: "Arsenic and Lace," 7:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. Cost: $10/$8 adults/students. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, the JAHC or www.jahc.org. Details: 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

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

Friday, October 12

Class: "Introduction to Excel," 10-11 a.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.

Class: "English Computer Tutorial," 10:30 a.m.-12:30 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.

Organ Concert, noon-1 p.m., State Office Building.

Class: English, 12:30-2:00 p.m., The Learning Connection at Gruening Park, 1800 Northwood Avenue, G-49. Free. Details: 780-6706.

Yoga for those experiencing homelessness, 3-4 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Free. Details: Kiel, 586-4159 or kiel@feedjuneau.org.

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.

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

Improv workshop and performance, 6 p.m. for workshop, 8 p.m. for performance, The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery. All abilities welcome. Free, though donations are encouraged. Details: Eric, 209-8958 and juneauimprov@gmail.com or Kelly, 586-1750 or kmanning@reachak.org.

SAIL annual auction and dinner, 6-9 p.m., Centennial Hall. Dinner provided by Abby's Kitchen, no-host bar, live music by Dayle Wygant's Oompah Band, opening remarks from Alaska's First Lady Sandy Parnell plus a silent auction with art, getaways, gift certificates and desserts. Tickets: $50, available at SAIL, 3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 100 or www.sailing.org.

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

Film: "Celeste and Jesse Forever," 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.

Evening at Egan UAS Lecture Series: "Collaborative Research in Southeast Alaska," 7 p.m., UAS Egan Library lecture hall. Speaker: Dr. Allison Bidlack, director of Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center. Free. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/eganlecture.

Performance: "Arsenic and Lace," 7:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. Cost: $10/$8 adults/students.Tickets available at Hearthside Books, the JAHC or www.jahc.org. Details: 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

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, October 13

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training, session 2, 9 a.m.-noon, Hagevig Regional Fire Training Center, 2601 Sherwood Lane. Free. Details: Mike, 796-8989 or mlopez@bartletthospital.com and Jeremy, 957-5369 or jubael@gmail.com.

Community Garage Sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free admission, donations accepted for the Juneau Food Bank. Details: 586-6393 or 723-2605.

Alaska Health Fair, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: nuggetmall@acsalaska.net.

Youth art workshop: "Redrawing history," 9:30-11:30 a.m., Alaska State Museum. Free; for youth in kindergarten and grades 1 and 2. Details: 465-2901.

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.

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

Yoga for kids, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Rainforest Yoga. For children ages 5-12. Cost: $12. Details: 988-3566 or literacy4all@rocketmail.com.

Youth art workshop: "Out of the Box and Off the Wall," 1:30-3:30 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Free; for youth in grades 3-6. Details: 465-2901.

Alaska Day at the Nugget Mall, 2-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Events will include a pioneer costume contest and a coloring contest. Details: nuggetmall@acsalaska.net.

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

Beginning swing dance lessons, 6:30-8 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. Cost: $15 at the door or $50 for a 5-class punch card (includes all classes at the facility); Pavitt Health and Fitness members receive a 50% discount. Details: Emily, 500-7332.

Film: "Celeste and Jesse Forever," 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.

Concert: songwriters Tracy Spring and TR Ritchie, 7:30 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Cost: $15, payable at the door.

Performance: "Arsenic and Lace," 7:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. Cost: $10/$8 adults/students. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, the JAHC or www.jahc.org. Details: 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

Beginning Merengue dance lessons, 8-9:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. Cost: $15 at the door or $50 for a 5-class punch card (includes all classes at the facility); Pavitt Health and Fitness members receive a 50% discount. Details: Emily, 500-7332.

Juneau Symphony: "The Firebird," 8 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books and www.juneausymphony.org. Details: 586-HORN.

Octoberfest for Breasts, 8 p.m., Hanger ballroom. Sponsored by the Capital City Rotoract. Proceeds benefit the Cancer Connection. The event is for ages 21 and over. Door prizes, silent auction, garter auction, live DJ and more. Wear pink and support breast cancer awareness. Cost: $10.

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

Sunday, October 14

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.

Book discussion with author Mary Doria Russell, 3 p.m., Valley Public Library. Russell will discuss her two boos, "The Sparrow" and "A thread of Grace." Details: 586-5267.

Juneau Symphony: "The Firebird," 3 p.m., Juneau Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets available at the JACC, Hearthside Books and www.juneausymphony.org. Details: 586-HORN.

Family Movie Afternoon, 3-4:30 p.m., Douglas library.

Film: "Celeste and Jesse Forever," 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 and Ballroom Dance, 6-8:30 p.m., JRC Downtown. Free.

Monday, October 15

Workshop: "Introduction to QuickBooks software," Alaska Small Business Development Center, 3100 Channel Drive. Cost: $150. Details: Ian, 463-3789.

ALEXsys, keyboarding and open lab computer training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

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.

Job search, resume creation, using

Class: Intermediate Microsoft Word 2010, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

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

NAMI class on understanding mental health, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Family Health & Birth Center, 1601 Salmon Creek Lane. Details: 463-4251.

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.

UAS intramural soccer, 7-10 p.m., UAS Rec Center. For UAS students, faculty, staff and family. Details: 796-6544.

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

Tuesday, October 16

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.

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 or www.serrc.org.

Presentation: "Trauma Healing and Holistic Approaches," 9 a.m.-noon, Bartlett Regional Hospital administration building. Presenter: Mary Szczepanski, certified healing tough practitioner and instructor. Cost: $25 or free for hospital staff. Details: 796-8422.

Juneau Senior Center hot lunch, 11:45 a.m., Juneau Senior Center. For senior ages 60 and over. Details: Carol Comolli, 463-6175.

Class: English, 12:30-2:30 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.

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

Meeting: Juneau Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, 4 p.m., Chamber conference room. Details: 463-3488.

Class: Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2010, 5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Free. Details: 586-5718 or www.serrc.org.

Meeting: Bartlett Regional Hospital Finance Committee, 5:15 p.m., hospital administration building board room. Details: 907-796-8463.

Class: "Pathways, Creating Your Life Without Tobacco," 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital administrative building classroom. Free. Details: 796-8920.

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.

Workshop: "Have you had a spiritual experience?" 6:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau Downtown Public Library. Details: 586-5955.

UAS intramural basketball, 7-10 p.m., UAS Rec Center. For UAS students, faculty, staff and family. Details: 796-6544.

Film: "Alaska in Film Week Movie," 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

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26 - SITKA

Music and dance performance: "Okaidja Afroso," 7 p.m., Sitka Performing Arts Center. A family-friendly performance of music and dance fusion from Ghana, Brazil, Cuba Peru and the Deep South. Cost: $20/$15 adults/students and seniors. Tickets available at Old Harbor Books. Details: 747-3085.


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