Local briefs for Feb. 28, 2017

Published 5:17 pm Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Republican Party re-organizational meeting

The Clark County Republican Party will hold its re-organizational meeting at 9 a.m. Saturday at Winchester City Hall. Registration starts at 8 a.m. All registered Republicans are invited to attend. 

Trust for Life bake sale

The Clark County Circuit Clerk’s Office will host a bake sale beginning at 8 a.m. Monday. All proceeds will to go the Trust for Life.

GRC SBDM meeting 

The George Rogers Clark High School-based Decision-making Council will meet at 4 p.m. Monday, March 6, in the SBDM conference room.

Class of 1948 lunch

The Clark County High School Class of 1948 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 1, at Maddie’s on Main.

Community Education moving 

Community Education is moving out of the Kentucky Bank building at 24 W. Lexington Ave. and into the Clark Extended Education Center, 100 Vaught Road, on Wednesday.  Phones and computers will be down temporarily that day.

School board special meeting 

The Clark County Board of Education will have a special meeting at 6 p.m. today at Central Office, 1600 W. Lexington Ave. The agenda includes discussion of the 2017-18 school year calendar. The meeting is open to the public.

AARP offers tax preparation help

The AARP Tax-Aide Foundation program will offer free tax preparation, counseling and electronic filing and Mondays and Tuesday until April 18 at the Central Baptist Church annex, 101 W. Lexington Ave. Taxpayers should bring their 2015 tax return and all documents showing 2016 income. Those itemizing should also bring proof of taxes paid and contributions.

Sylvania retirees meeting March 14

Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retirees will meet for lunch 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 14, at Blue Isle on Shoppers Drive. All Winchester Sylvania retirees and former employees are welcome.

Community Education classes offered 

Clark County Community Education will offer the following classes in the next two weeks:

— Conversational Spanish: 6-7:30 p.m., Thursdays March 2 through April 20 (no class April 6) and Thursdays, April 27 through June 8, 6-7:30 p.m., $75 per 7-week session.

— Ballroom dance: 7;8:45 p.m. Tuesdays, March 7 through April 25, $100 per couple ($90 per couple for parks and recreation members).

Registration and payment are required two business days in advance. Location of class will be disclosed upon registration. Contact Community Education at 745-3946 or clark.comm.ed@gmail.com.