Local briefs for Jan. 27, 2017

Published 7:59 am Friday, January 27, 2017

Dementia/Alzheimer’s caregivers support group

There will be an Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care support group meeting at 6 p.m. on the second Monday of each month at First United Methodist Church on South Main Street. Any caregiver is welcome to attend meetings. Meetings will include discussions about topics pertinent to Alzheimers or Dementia care and open discussion among caregivers. For more information, contact Sandra Johnson at 859-293-2968.

Marine Corps League meeting Saturday

The Harold G. Epperson, MOH Detachment No. 1113 Marine Corps League will have a general meeting at 9 a.m. Saturday at Winchester City Hall.

Winchester Lions Club meeting Jan. 31

The Winchester Lions Club will have a meeting to reorganize itself at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, at Arby’s. It is open to anyone interested in joining and helping revitalize the 86-year-old club. For more information, call Frank Farmer at 744-6103.

Clark 4-H Council meeting

The Clark County 4-H Council will meet at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, at the Extension Office, 1400 Fortune Drive.

AARP meeting Jan. 31

AARP Chapter 632 will meet at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, at the James B. Allen Generations Center. Winchester Mayor Ed Burtner will be the speaker. The meeting will be canceled if school is closed for weather.

Shearer SBDM rescheduled

The Shearer SBDM meeting scheduled for Feb. 13 has been cancelled. There will be a special meeting at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20.

Nurse aide classes to be offered 

Community Education is offering a state registered nurse aide class this spring. Classes begin March 7 and continue through May 21. Classes will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuition is $280 and is due by Feb. 24. Contact Community Education at 859-745-3946 or clark.comm.ed@gmail.com or 24 W. Lexington Ave., Ste. 220 (inside Kentucky Bank) for more information or to register. Full details are available at http://teach.clarkschools.net/Depts/CommEd or communityedclarkcounty on Facebook.