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Community calendar: 10-10-12

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Community
Anderson Public Library October computer classes schedule
Call the library at 839-6420 or speak with a staff member at the circulation desk for class descriptions or to sign up. Class space is limited to 5 students. All classes are free, and students will use the library’s laptop computers. All classes are subject to cancellation. For more information please contact Athena Gentry at 839-6420.
Introduction to the Internet
When: Oct. 11
Time: 1-2:30 p.m.
Let’s go surfing! This class will introduce you to the internet. Topics include: using the internet, website addresses, navigating a website, conducting a simple search, understanding email and social networking. Pre-registration is required.

Education
Oct. 8-12: GED instruction and college preparation, community education building, 8 a.m. to noon, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Bluegrass Community and Technical College, noon to 4 p.m., times subject to change depending on day.
Oct. 8-12: GED instruction and college preparation, 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Friday hours by appointment, Adult Learning Center, 839-3754
The Adult Learning Center, located at 219 E. Woodford St., is open from 8 a.m. until 7:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Thursday. Adult education offers classes in GED/College-prep instruction, educational assessment and learning workplace skills. The Bluegrass Community and Technical College offers adult education services Monday through Friday from noon until 4 p.m. Community education offers lifelong learning classes, humanities programs, Community of Promise involvement and opportunities to volunteer in the schools and throughout the community.  For information call the office at 502-839-3754.

Public meetings
Oct. 10: road test registration with examiner, 8:30 a.m.; all written tests, 8:30-10:30 a.m.
Oct. 16: fiscal court meeting, 7 p.m., 137 S. Main Street  

Senior Center
Oct. 10
10:30 a.m., Blood pressure check
10:30 a.m., Inspiration with Victor
11:15 a.m., Lunch
12:30-3 p.m., Rook/cards
12:30 p.m., Bingo/games

Oct. 11
8:30 a.m., Breakfast club
9 a.m., Exercise
9 a.m.-3 p.m., Shopping and errands

Oct. 12
10:30 a.m., Remember When/Blast from the past
11:15 a.m., Lunch
12:30 p.m., Games/bingo
12:30-3 p.m., Rook/cards
Prep for fish fry

Oct. 13
4:30-7 p.m., Fish fry sponsored by the Alton Ruritan Club, $8 each, music by Dave and Rick

Oct. 15
10:30 a.m., Twinges in the Hinges with April
11 a.m., Brain teasers
11:15 a.m., Lunch
12:30 p.m., Bingo/games
12:30-3 p.m., Rook/cards
7 p.m., Rook club

Oct. 16
8:30 a.m. Breakfast club
9 a.m., Tai chi/exercise
9 a.m.-3 p.m., shopping/errands

Oct. 17
10:30 a.m., Blood pressure check
10:30 a.m., Arnold Clark and Friends
12 p.m., Potluck
1:30-3 p.m., Rook/cards

Upcoming events
The Alton Ruritan Club will be sponsoring a fish fry for the Anderson Senior Center on Oct. 13 starting at 4:30 p.m. at the Senior Center. A hot fish dinner featuring fish, cole slaw, baked beans, French fries, hush puppies, dessert and drink will be served from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Music and entertainment by David and Rick will be from 5:30-7 p.m. Cost for the dinner is $8 each. The community is invited to attend. All proceeds will be used for Senior Center programs.

Benefits counseling Medicare Part D
Medicare Part D sign-up by appointment from Oct. 15-Dec. 7. Call 839-7520 for an appointment with benefits counselor Sheila Smith, who will call to schedule.