to offer classes
Hospice of Huntington will offer a variety of free classes in upcoming weeks.
‰Wednesdays, Nov. 6 through Dec. 11, 10:30 a.m. — “The Grief Journey: A Six-Week Class,” at the Hospice of Huntington Office.
‰Nov. 14, 6 p.m. — “Cooking for One,” at Hospice of Huntington Office.
‰Nov. 19, 2 p.m. — “How to Tackle the Upcoming Holidays When Grieving,” Hospice of Huntington Main Office.
The main office is at 1101 Sixth Ave.
‰Nov. 16, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. — “Remembering During the Holidays,” Community Room at the Huntington Mall. Informal remembrance service included. Light refreshments will be served.
Register by calling Jaimie Armentrout at (304) 529-4217 or (800) 788-5480.
set on Mondays
Mambo and polka will be taught at dance lessons from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays in November at the Governor Underwood Senior Center.
Attendees are asked to dress comfortably and wear shoes that allow feet to slide.
Cost is $6 per person; no partner is required.
For more information, call Gayle Riggs at (304) 453-1250 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The center is at 632 Ninth Ave.
Marathon card winners named
Winners of the September and October Hand and Foot Marathon at the Russell Senior Center:
September: first — Donna Purvis; second — Harry Thomas; third — Carol Peyton.
October: first — Rose Collins; second — Sharlene Howell; third — Junior Bradley.
Church dinner, bazaar Saturday
Meade Station Church of God at 10255 Cedar Hill Drive will have its annual bazaar and turkey dinner Saturday.
There will be a country store, baked goods, pecans and apple butter from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dinner will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Marshall University’s Women’s Studies Program will host a conversation with authors Kallypso Masters and Ann Mayburn and Marshall Assistant Professor of English Jill Treftz titled “Fraught Fantasies: Feminism, Erotic Literature, and BDSM."
The free discussion, scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, will focus on women as writers and consumers of erotic literature and the controversies surrounding recent bestselling books, such as “Fifty Shades of Grey” by E.L. James.
A reception and book signing with authors will follow. The talk will be in Drinko Library 402; the reception will be at 8 p.m. in the third-floor Drinko Atrium.
For more information, call Laura Michele Diener at (304) 696-2954 or Leah Tolliver at (304) 696-3112.
03/10/2014 — Senior calendar
Events at local senior centers
What's happening: 3/10/14
Community Hospice will offer several community-based grief counseling sessions in March.
All Community Hospice grief support groups are open to the public, not just those who have been served by hospice.
03/09/2014 — This Week in the Tri-State
Local meetings, events
Origins and future of area’s First Friday art events
Congratulations, regional artists and art advocates! March 5, 2014, marked the 10-year anniversary of the First Friday Art Walk in Ashland.
03/09/2014 — Regional poetry
Be a part of Love Your Library
On your mark … get set … GO! Did you know Boyd County Public Library has a 5K? We do and we are excited to announce the second annual Love Your Library 5K event is coming up soon — on Friday, April 25.
Train show coming to Greenbo
The Collis P. Huntington Railroad Historical Society will host its 31st annual Tri-State Model Train Show on March 15 and 16 at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park.
03/07/2014 — What's Happening
Modern art imagined
Acrylic painter David Trimble just sort of plunged into the art world.
Bands celebrate release of CDs with Friday show
Dreamcult has been racking up success since its debut, self-titled CD four years ago.
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