Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

October 9, 2012

What's happening: 10/10/12

Staff reports
The Independent

ASHLAND — ‘Caring Through Holidays’ set

ASHLAND - The workshop “Caring Through the Holidays,” a workshop for families dealing with dementia, will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at the main branch of the Boyd County Public Library, 1740 Central Ave.

The program will teach tips and strategies for making the holidays more enjoyable by minimizing stress and frustration. Specific topics will include travel, maintaining a routine, facilitating communication and knowing when to say “no” to others.

To register, call (800) 272-3900 or email infoky-in@alz.org.

Ballroom dancing dates upcoming

HUNTINGTON - Dick Newman’s 2012 Dancing will continue from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday and Nov. 9 and 30 and Dec. 14 at the Junior League Ballroom, 617 Ninth Ave.

The cost is $7.50 a person. Attendees may bring a treat for a chance at the door prize.

For more information, email dnbl@msn.com or call (304) 736-5380.

Apps taken for craft show

ASHLAND - The Boyd County Middle School band is accepting applications for its fall arts and craft show. The show only accepts homemade or handmade items.

For more information, email Annie Johnson at annie.johnson@boyd.kyschools.us or call (606) 928-9547.