Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

June 21, 2013

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CATLETTSBURG — AARP driver course offered

CATLETTSBURG A driver safety course for ages 50 and older will be offered by AARP from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 17 at the Boyd County Extension Office, 2420 Center St.

At the completion of the course, drivers will qualify for insurance discounts if applicable by their insurance companies.

The fee is $14 for non-AARP members and $12 for members. Space is limited. To register, call (606) 739-5184.

Local author book signing

ASHLAND Boyd County Public Library will host a book signing for local author Virginia Monti and her book “Peering Through a Frosted Window.” The book is a collection of essays and poetry written by Monti and her daughter, Andrea Monti-Riffe.

Monti, of Ashland, will be at the main branch at 1740 Central Ave., from 2 to 4 p.m. today. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing. For more information, call (606) 329-0518 or visit thebookplace.org.