The Greenup County Public Library will host Child Safety Night at 6:30 p.m. Monday.
Western Southern Insurance will offer child ID kits and local police, fire and rail safety departments will distribute information.
To register or for more information, call (606) 473-6514.
Hospice style show April 5
Community Hospice’s annual Spring Style Show and Luncheon will be at noon April 5 at Bellefonte Country Club.
Tickets, which are $35, are available at Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Ave., or by calling (606) 329-1890 or (800) 926-6184. Group tables are available.
A webinar about Kentucky wildflowers will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Boyd County Extension Franks Facility at 1758 Addington Road.
For more information, call (606) 739-5184 or visit ukforestry.org/webinars.php.
Dinner, movie planned at library
The Flatwoods branch of the Greenup County Public Library will have dinner and a movie at 6 p.m. March 21.
The movie will be “Saving Mr. Banks.” The event is free, but signup is required.
A children’s program will be offered with a showing of “Mary Poppins.”
For more information or to sign up, call (606) 836-3771.
group to meet
Hospice of Huntington will host twice a month a caregivers’ support group, professionally facilitated meetings that allow those caring for a loved one to find support from other caregivers.
The free sessions will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday and at 6 p.m. March 27 at the offices at 1101 Sixth Ave. Registration is required.
For more information, call Jaimie Armentrout at (304) 529-4217 or (800) 788-5480.
Arts group to jury new members
Jurying for membership in the Tri State Arts Association will be March 22 at the Pendleton Art Center, 1537 Winchester Ave.
Interested artists are asked to bring five pieces of their best work in any one medium, framed and ready to hang, to the Pendleton at 9 a.m. that day. Jury fee is $5.
For more information, call Sylvia Jackson at (606) 928-0257 or visit the Tri State Arts Association website at tristatearts.webs.com/ for more information.
‘Ag Tag’ donations are sought
The Kentucky 4-H Foundation is asking “Ag Tag” owners across the commonwealth to make a donation of $10 through farm license plate renewal to support programs that create future community leaders.
The program evenly distributes the donations among 4-H, Future Farmers of America and the Kentucky Proud program.
For more information, visit kentucky4hfoundation.org.
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