Alzheimer’s signs to be discussed
CANNONSBURG - An Alzheimer’s awareness workshop featuring video clips of those with Alzheimer’s disease is scheduled for 11 a.m. to noon Nov. 7 at the Kyova branch of the Boyd County Public Library at the Kyova Mall on U.S. 60.
To register, call (800) 272-3900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ashland FUMC to offer class
ASHLAND - First United Methodist Church will offer Core Class 401 from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday in the activity center.
The class focuses on the life mission of participants.
For more information, call the church at (606) 324-6159. John Street is pastor.
Free tech event scheduled Oct. 30
SOMERSET - The Center for Rural Development will host a free technology event with NetGain Technologies and Hewlett-Packard on Oct. 30
Some of the top leaders in technology will discuss key tools and decision-making strategies to help organizations move to higher levels of efficiency and productivity.
The center, a leading provider of technology solutions in southern and eastern Kentucky, will join NetGain Technologies and Hewlett-Packard — leaders in information technology services — to host “Executive Outlook — Information Technology Trends of 2014” for top-level business executives and organizations looking to get the most from the latest advances in technology.
The IT event, which will begin at 11:30 a.m. and include a complimentary lunch, will include presentations by Keith Schraffenberger, HP data trends and utilization expert; Bryan Jackson, chief technology evangelist and trends expert for IT solutions provider, NetGain Technologies; Brian E. Kiser, executive director of Commonwealth Office of Broadband Outreach and Development; and Larry Combs, director of technology and business services at the center.
Josh Anderson, a Somerset native and former outfielder for the Atlanta Braves, will be the featured speaker.
Elizabeth Burton, director of business development and public relations for the center, will serve as event moderator.
To register, visit centertech.com or call Robyn Phillips at (606) 677-6000.
The center is at 2292 S. U.S. 27 (at Traffic Light 15) in Somerset.
Advance planning seminar offered
GRAYSON - Local attorneys Brian Bayes of the Wilhoit Law Office and Jeffrey Scott of the Scott Law Office will speak at a free advance planning seminar Thursday at Malone Funeral Home at 325 Malone Lane.
Bayes will speak at the 10 a.m. session and Scott will speak at the 6 p.m. session.
Topics to be covered include wills, estates, power of attorney and Medicaid planning.
Also speaking will be Pam Ulery and Delmar Rogers, funeral prearrangement specialists.
Each sessions will be 90 minutes and include refreshments, door prizes and time for questions.
To reserve a spot, call (606) 474-5126.
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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.
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Ravenswood, W.Va., native Don Pendleton will speak about his work at 7 p.m. today at the Huntington Museum of Art, part of the Walter Gropius Master Artist series.
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Music and memories will be part of the Greenup County Genealogy and Historical Society’s annual conference scheduled for Friday and Saturday at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park.
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