Community Calendar

SUMMER READING PROGRAM FOR KIDS at the Irene Ingle Public Library now open for registration. Open to children entering kindergarten through ninth grade in the fall. Register at the library. The reading program runs through Aug. 3. More than 100 prize drawings and a pool/pizza party for everyone who completes the program. Call 907-874-3535 for more information.

ROLL ON THE ROCK roller skating 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays at the TouchPoint Ministries rink on Bennett Street. Children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Skaters must complete a registration form.

NOLAN CENTER THEATER “Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes,” rated PG 13, at 6 p.m. Friday through Sunday, May 31 - June 2. The action adventure sci-fi runs 2 hours and 25 minutes; tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for children under age 12. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Next weekend’s movie: “IF”.

MUSKEG MEADOWS will hold the Stikine Sportsmen Association nine-hole best-ball tournament: 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 31, register by 5 p.m. The Greg Scheff Memorial sponsored by R&M Engineering - Ketchikan 18-hole tournament starts at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 1, and the nine-hole best-ball tournament is Sunday, June 2, register by 9:30 a.m.

COMMUNITY MARKET 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at the Nolan Center. $10 a table for vendors. Register with jarnold@wrangell.com or awade@wrangell.com, or call 907-874-3770.

JAM BAND 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 4 and 18, at the Sourdough Lodge. Bring your guitar, banjo, fiddle, harmonica, bass, spoons or whatever you play, or sing or just come listen. Will circle up and share music around the room. Any experience level is welcome.

STATE PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE will be in Wrangell on Thursday, June 12. Immunizations, birth control and STD screening, well-child exams for kids up to age 6, TB screening and medication, Narcan kits and medication disposal bags will be offered. The Public Health Center is in the Kadin Building, 215 Front St. Call 907-723-4611 to make an appointment in advance so the nurse knows what immunizations to bring.

CAMP LORRAINE, a Christian summer camp for kids between the ages of 8 to 16, is planned for June 16-23. The camp is located on Vank Island. The cost is $199. Applications available at http://www.alaskacamps.org.

WRANGELL PARKS and RECREATION is offering multiple activities to get your body moving. For more information on any of the activities and more visit http://www.wrangellrec.com or call 907-874-2444.

- SWIM LESSON Monday-Friday starting June 3. Multiple two-week sessions with variable times available. Contact Parks and Rec for more details. Ages 5-12. $40 fee. Registration required.

- FREE HELMET GIVEAWAY 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, at the community center multipurpose room sponsored by Southeast Alaska Independent Living. Bike and ATV helmets will be available for children. Materials will be available for decorating and to apply a protective sealant to shield decorated helmets from rain and inclement weather. Registration is required.

- FOREST EXPLORERS 10:30 a.m. to noon Tuesdays from June 11 through Aug. 6 with Clarie Froehlich of the U.S. Forest Service. For ages 7-13; ages 6 and under must be accompanied by a guardian 14 or older. Meet at Volunteer Park. $50 fee. Registration required.

- ART CAMP 10:30 a.m. to noon Fridays from June 7 through June 28 at the community center multipurpose classroom. $50 fee. Registration required.

- ‘NESSE’ for ADULTS 5:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, June 14. No registration required. $5 per person. For ages 18 and up.

CONTINUING EVENTS

PARKS and RECREATION http://www.wrangellrec.com

- Open swim is open by appointment. Locker rooms are available.

- Arthritis class, 11 a.m. to noon Monday, Wednesday, Friday.

- Family open swim, noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday.

- Lap swim, 6 to 7:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays; 5:15 to 6: 15 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

- Tot swim, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays.

- Open swim, 6 to 7 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday.

- Water aerobics class, noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday.

Weight room: 6 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 6 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday

AA Meetings: North Star Group meets from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, St. Philip’s Episcopal Church.

Want more attendance at your meeting or event? Send information for Roundup to wrgsent@gmail.com or call 907-874-2301.

 

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