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01/04/2008 - Saturday, Jan. 5
The River Volunteer Fire Department will have a spaghetti dinner at Memories on Depot Road, Paintsville, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Drink and garlic bread is included in price. There will be free ballroom dance classes with paid admission from 7 to 7:45 p.m. All proceeds will go to the Fundraising Committee of the fire department. For more information call 606-297-2757.
Sunday, Jan. 6
There will be an Old Christmas at the Historical Samuel May House, Sunday, 2 p.m. There will be entertainment, refreshments and tours. The house is located on North Lake Drive, Prestonsburg, across from Pizza Hut and Wendy's.
Tuesday, Jan. 8
There will be a meeting of the Lawrence County Humane Society membership, beginning at 7 p.m., at the Louisa United Methodist Church, downtown Louisa (red light). The purpose of the meeting is to elect board members. All members are invited to attend.
A SAVE meeting will be held Tuesday, Jan. 8, 15, at 7 p.m., in the 2nd floor fiscal court chambers of the Lawrence County Courthouse, Louisa. For information call County Attorney Michael Hogan, 606-638-4051.
The Louisa West Elementary PTA will meet on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 3:30 p.m., in the school library. For information call the school at 606-638-4726.
The Lawrence County Fiscal Court meeting has been rescheduled for Monday, Jan. 14, 10 a.m., due to Martin Luther King Day falling on the regular meeting date (Jan. 21). The public is welcome to attend.
Highlands Regional Medical Center has announced its community calendar for Jan. 2008. All meetings are held in the Highlands Medical Office Building. Kiwanis, Jan. 10, meeting place B, noon to 1:30 p.m.; Smoking Cessation, Jan. 12, meeting place A & B, 8 a.m. to noon; KODA, Jan. 15, MOB Atrium, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Kiwanis, Jan. 24, board room, noon to 1:30 p.m.; Living Well with Diabetes Support Group, Jan. 30, meeting room A & B, 5 to 6 p.m. For information call 606-886-7424.
The Louisa High School Class of 1958 is looking for Opal Burton. Anyone with information call Lisa Jones, 256-883-9383, Stanley Brown, 770-926-3392 or Beulah Lemaster Greene, 606-638-4694.
The Blaine Volunteer Fire Department is now under new leadership and is accepting applications for volunteers. Anyone who has training or will train and make fire and EMS runs is welcome to attend. Applications are being accepted on Tuesdays, 7 to 8 p.m., at the fire department. For information call 606-652-4423 or 652-9111.
An Open Trap Shoot will be held every 2nd and 4th Saturday, 6 p.m., behind Thealka Park, Johnson County. The Fish and Game Association sponsors the event. For information call Sam Horn, 606-265-3265.
Community Hospice, 1538 Central Ave., Ashland, offers a weekly grief counseling session, "Embracing Our Grief," from 6 to 7:30 p.m. All support groups are free and open to the public. For information call Wilma Justice, 606-329-1890 or 800-926-6184.
Narcotics Anonymous (open, non-smoking), meeting every Monday, 7 p.m., and Thursday, 8 p.m., at the Point of Hope, 524 Highway 3 South (Point Section), Louisa; Families Anonymous (open, non-smoking) is also held at the same time every Monday; Alcoholics Anonymous (closed, smoking) will be held every Friday, 7 p.m., in the 2nd floor courtroom of the Lawrence County Courthouse, Louisa, rear entrance.
Families Anonymous meetings are held every Tuesday, 7 p.m., at the Drug Free Communities office at Teen Scene, Salyersville. For information about the program call 606-349-5483.
Need help with a loved one? Call the Johnson County Adult Day Care. For information call the Johnson County Senior Citizens Center, 606-789-4830.
The Eastern Kentucky Child Care Coalition is offering local childcare programs in the area. Referrals are free and confidential. To find out if you qualify for assistance in childcare call 606-886-1280 or 888-872-7227.