Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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October 2, 2013

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ASHLAND —



Children’s flu clinic delayed

RUSSELL

The Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital children’s flu clinic, originally scheduled for Saturday, has been rescheduled for Oct. 19.

The clinic will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the lobby of Bellefonte Centre (1000 Ashland Drive) on the hospital campus.

Cost of the vaccination is $20 for the traditional vaccine and $25 for Flumist.

For more information, call (606) 833-CARE (2273.)



SAR will have Tuesday meeting

FLATWOODS

The John Howe Chapter Sons of the American Revolution will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Flatwoods branch of the Greenup County Public Library.

For more information, call Lance Carter at (606) 833-5778.



Church yard sale Oct. 12

ARGILLITE

Argillite Nazarene Church will have a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 12.

Proceeds will benefit breast cancer awareness and research.

The church is on Ky. 1 past the River Bend Golf Course.



Second Sunday upcoming

ASHLAND

Boyd County’s Second Sunday event will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 13 in Central Park.

The free event will include walking, cycling, roller blading, corn hole, inflatables, rope jumping and other physical activities.

Aerobic trainers from the Ashland YMCA will teach a group for all ages.

Prizes will be awarded and the first 100 to attend will receive free T-shirts.

For more information, call (606) 739-5184 or visit 2ndsundayky.org.



AARF fundraisers scheduled

ASHLAND

The Ashland Animal Rescue Fund has several fundraisers scheduled.

‰A golf scramble will be Saturday at Sandy Creek Golf Course. Registration will be at 8 a.m., with tee time at 9. Prizes are $300 for first, $250 for second and $200 for third. There will be a hole-in-one contest.

The cost is $50 per golfer or $200 for a team of four.

‰Canine Wine and Dine will be at 6 p.m. Saturday at Rock Springs Winery in Grayson. Tickets are $35 per single and $60 per couple at the door. The event includes appetizers, music, a silent auction and a scavenger hunt. AARF items will be for sale.

‰Bingo to benefit AARF will begin Saturday and continue every Saturday and Sunday in the Kyova Mall community room.

Doors will open at 4 p.m. and bingo will begin at 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be available. Bingo packs cost $5.

Meetings

Oct. 16

Russell Family Resource and Youth Services Center, 9 a.m. in the Russell Primary School conference room.

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