Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

June 20, 2013

What's happening: 6/21/13

Staff reports
The Independent

HUNTINGTON — Club’s antiques show upcoming

HUNTINGTON - The Pilot Club of Huntington’s 61st annual antiques show and sale will be Aug. 23 through 25 at  Big Sandy Conference Center.

The sale will present more than 30 antique dealers from several states.

Trip to nation’s capital nears

HUNTINGTON - The Collis P. Huntington  Railroad Historical Society will sponsor a trail trip to Washington, D.C., July 10 through 14.

Cost is $1,199 per person double or $1,499 per person single.

The cost includes four nights’ lodging, three breakfasts, five meals on train, three dinners in Washington, D.C., a full city tour, a tour of Arlington National Cemetery to see the changing of the guard and visits to Mount Vernon, Washington National Cathedral and Smithsonian Museums.

For more information, call (866) 639-7487.

Backyard tour will be Sunday

IRONTON - The fifth annual Over the Backyard Fence Tour will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday starting at the Lawrence County Museum to benefit Ironton in Bloom.

The museum is at 506 S. Sixth St. Tickets, maps and refreshments will be available there the day of the tour. Cost is $10.

Dementia session will be July 25

MOREHEAD - A free presentation for those with a family member or friend or those who are caregiving to a person with a memory disorder is set for July.

The live, interactive video presentation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. July 25 at the Center for Health Education and Research Room 102-D at 316 W. Second  St.

“Coping with Challenging Behaviors in Dementia” will be presented by the University of Kentucky Sanders Brown Center on Aging, the Alzheimer’s Association, the Kentucky TeleHealth Network and local health care centers.

Registration is required. Call Sarah Tarrant at (859) 323-1331 or email sarah.tarrant@uky.edu before July 16.

Hospice volunteer orientation set

ASHLAND - Community Hospice will have a volunteer orientation session from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. June 28 at Community Hospice Care Center at 2330 Pollard Road.

Hospice will train volunteers to answer calls at the care center. Spots are limited; to reserve a space, call (606) 329-1890 or toll free (800) 926-6184.

Patio party to benefit research

HUNTINGTON - The Greater Huntington Park and Recreation District will present Party on the Patio in Pink from 7 to 11 p.m. today at Heritage Station.

Attendees are asked to wear pink for the event. Early registration will be available for the‚ÄąPath to the Cure Walk/Run scheduled Sept. 29. A limited supply of T-shirts and wristbands will be available.

The Oakwood Road Band will perform. Beer, wine and soft drinks and barbecue will be served.

For more information, call (304) 696-5954. Also visit ghprd.org  and pathtothecure.org.