Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


March 18, 2014

What's happening: 3/19/14

ASHLAND — AARF to finish annual sale today

ASHLAND - The Ashland Animal Rescue Fund will liquidate its rummage-sale inventory from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at the Kyova Mall in Cannonsburg.

All proceeds will benefit AARF.

Arts education workshop set

BOWLING GREEN - A six-hour workshop in Start with the Arts will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 26 at The Kentucky Museum at Western Kentucky University.

The workshop integrates the arts with early- childhood curriculum themes. Preschool, kindergarten and early primary teachers as well as special education teachers, arts teachers, teacher aides, school librarians, children’s librarians, Head Start teachers, child-care providers and university education teachers may benefit from the workshop.

Participants will receive a professional development training certificate from VSA Kentucky for six hours of continuing education and access to the electronic Start with the Arts activity and resource book.

For more information, call Mary Claire O’Neal, VSA Kentucky program director, at (859) 272-2515 or email her at programs@vsartsky.org.

To register, call (270) 904-7019 or email vsartsky@icloud.com.

Trio featured at VIP Day

ASHLAND - The Scioto Brass Trio will perform from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday during Pollock’s Jewelers annual VIP Day.

The trio consists of Tri-State area professional musicians and educators Terry Thompson, trumpet; Carl Daehler, horn; and Gale Dalton, trombone.

The annual, all-day event features deals on many store items.

Pollock’s is at 913 Winchester Ave. For more information, call (606) 324-3197.

Tax prep aid is available

CANNONSBURG - Trained representatives of the American Association of Retired Persons’ Tax-Aide program offer tax help to last-minute filers from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays through April 15 at the Kyova branch of the Boyd County Public Library.

Assistance is for those in the middle- or low-income categories with special attention to ages 60 and older.

Those needing help should bring with them all the necessary 2013 tax forms, including W-2s; copies of 2012 federal and Kentucky income tax returns; unemployment compensation statements, SSA-1099 (for Social Security benefits); all 1099 forms showing dividends and interest; and any other pertinent tax documents, including documentation if itemizing deductions.

Federal forms and instructions are free at all BCPL branches. The Kentucky Revenue Cabinet does not provide bulk forms and instructions to libraries, but BCPL staff will print one copy of every state form patrons need. Additional copies are 10 cents per page. Instructions also can be printed at 10 cents per page.

To also get Kentucky forms, visit revenue.ky.gov/forms or call (502) 564-3658.

Links to the federal and state revenue sites can be found at thebookplace.org.

Text Only