Bellefonte bridge winners for March 20 are: first — Juanita Ditty; second — Leannah Leslie; third — Wanda Spears; fourth — Jo Weller and Mary Sue Stovall (tie).
Winners for March 27 are: first — Karen Maher; second — Marilyn Goddard; third — Jody Lowman; fourth — Pat Cochran.
Church to give free clothing
A clothing giveaway for children and adults will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Greenup Freedom Worship Church of God on U.S. 23.
Model train show begins
The eighth annual Collis P. Huntington Model Train Show starts today at the Dunbar Parks and Recreation Community Center.
The event will feature many operating model railroad layouts, including the Pocahontas Chapter NRHS Modelers train set, the Kentucky and Indiana Model Railroaders from Louisville and the new exhibit, “Riding the Rails Connecting West Virginia.”
There also will be hands-on Geo trax, Thomas the Tank Engine merchandise and collectibles for sale and food items for sale.
Admission is: adults, $4; children 3 to 12, $1. Proceeds go to CPH Children Charities.
Show hours are: Friday, 5 to 8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information, call (304) 543-2323 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A new, weekly program at Boyd County Public Library is designed to show people how to download materials to an eReader or other device.
The eReader Basics class will focus solely on those materials available for free download through the BCPL website, thebookplace.org, to library card holders.
The class, taught by Information Services Supervisor Jamie Bayne, will meet each Tuesday at noon at the Main Branch, 1740 Central Ave. (four times a month) during April and May. Each week will cover a different device.
The schedule is:
‰May 7: iPod, iPad, iPhone
‰Tuesday and May 14: Nook
‰April 16 and May 21: Kindle
‰April 23 and May 28: PCs and other devices
BCPL card holders have free access to thousands of ebooks, audio ebooks and music through thebookplace.org. The electronic services that will be discussed include OverDrive, Freading, OneClick Digital and Freegal.
Herpetologist to speak to group
Dr. Larry Cartmill, a local herpetologist, will speak to the Cabell County Master Gardeners at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Enslow Park Presbyterian Church at 1338 Enslow Boulevard.
Cartmill will discuss reptiles found in the local gardening environment and will bring examples.
Non-members are welcome to the event.
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Dance is not only a celebration and a ritual, it is a marker of history.
Glass and more
The most important things to artist Nettie Lewis are to stay busy and continue learning.
Sounds of Christmas
The 11th annual Sounds of Christmas dinner party will be at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 21 at the Ashland Transportation Center.
Tammy Jo’s studio presents River Cities Dance Company in ‘The Nutcracker’
Tammy Jo’s Studio will present the River Cities Dance Company in “The Nutcracker” in two shows: at 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday at the John P. Stephens Cultural Arts Center at Raceland-Worthington High School.
Bluegrass artist Melvin Goins inducted into 3rd hall of fame
A fixture in bluegrass music received his third induction to a music hall of fame recently.
New arts council president has plans for progress
With a background in art and education, Jeremy Grizzle is equipped for his new volunteer position as president of the Arts Council of Northeastern Kentucky.
Highlands Museum and Discovery Center's Christmas Tour of homes
The Ladies of the Highlands 2013 Christmas Tour of Homes includes the Highlands Museum and Discovery Center, as well as a business and four private homes exhibiting holiday décor that reflects the style of the structures and the taste of the owners.
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Model train show this weekend
The Appalachian Model Railroad Society’s 56th annual show and sale will be Friday through Sunday at Big Sandy Superstore Arena.
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