Benefit ride will be Saturday
ASHLAND - The Hawgs for Dawgs benefit ride will be Saturday, with registration from 10 a.m. to noon at R.J. Kahuna’s at the Kyova Mall.
The cost is $10 for singles and $15 for doubles. Departure will be at noon.
The event is sponsored by the Ashland Animal Rescue Fund and the A-Town Crew.
Senior center’s grand opening set
RUSSELL - The grand opening of the new Russell Senior Center will be at 11 a.m. Friday.
The center will be at 520 Bellefonte St. The center will also have a hot dog sale from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Family summer movies offered
ASHLAND - The Boyd County Public Library will show free family movies at noon on Fridays in June and July.
Movies will be shown at the main branch, 1740 Central Ave.
The lineup includes:
‰June 7: “Scooby Doo in Where’s my Mummy?,” rated G.
‰June 14: “Gnomeo and Juliet,” rated G.
‰June 21: “How to Eat Fried Worms,” rated PG.
‰June 28: “Holes,” rated PG.
‰July 5: “Journey to the Center of the Earth,” rated PG.
‰July 12: “Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs,” rated PG.
‰July 19: “FernGully: The Last Rainforest,” rated G.
‰July 26: “The Goonies,” rated PG.
For more information, call Amanda Clark at (606) 329-0518, ext. 1140.
Church to host sale Friday
FLATWOODS - A rummage, hot dog and bake sale will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at Advance United Methodist Church.
Proceeds will go to the church building fund.
Mental health in-service June 18
PORTSMOUTH - Southern Ohio Medical Center will have a mental health in-service at 1 p.m. June 18 in the East Campus Conference Room of the Gibson Building.
Space is limited and participants are asked to RSVP to Erica Kegley before June 17 by calling (740) 356-6845.
Sustainability workshop slated
FLORENCE - The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education will present the second annual KAEE Sustainability Symposium from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 21 at Gateway Community and Technical College’s Boone Campus in Florence.
The event will explore the collaborative network of numerous educational, local government and nonprofit organizations committed to enhancing northern Kentucky through urban sustainable development.
Registration can be completed at kaee.org/symposium.
For more information, call KAEE Executive Director Ashley Hoffman at (270) 214-0587 or email email@example.com.
GOP women’s meeting today
ASHLAND - The Boyd County Republican Women’s Club will meet today at J&J Family Restaurant.
Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m., with a business meeting at 6:30.
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Highlands Museum to offer open mic night
Pickers and crooners may want to tune up for a new opportunity to perform.
The Highlands Museum and Discovery Center will present Bluegrass and Classic Country Open Mic Night every third Thursday. The first one will be from 7 to 9 p.m. April 17. Admission is $3 per person.
Artist, designer to speak, lead workshop at HMA
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