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Community calendar: 2-6-13

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Community
Compassionate Friends announce upcoming meetings
The Compassionate Friends will host meetings for bereavement parents who have lost children of any age.
Meetings are held on the first Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and the third Monday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the hospice building, 643 Teton Trail in Frankfort.
For more information, contact Kathy Wainscott at 502-517-6289.
Anderson Public Library offers computer, yoga classes
Library offers February computer classes
The Anderson County Library will offer the following free computer classes in February.
All classes are subject to cancellation, and class space is limited to five students. Students will use the library’s laptops. Call the library at 839-6420 to sign up or contact Tami Elam at the library for more information.
Introduction to Computers
When: Feb. 21, 6-7:30 p.m.
Introduction to the Internet
When: Feb. 21, 10-11:30 a.m.
Introduction to e-mail
When: Feb. 7, 10-11:30 a.m., 6-7:30 p.m.; Feb. 19, 10-11:30 a.m.
Introduction to Word Part I
When: Feb. 26 6-7:30 p.m.; Feb. 28, 10-11:30 a.m.  
iPad class
When: Feb. 12, 6-7:30 p.m.
Yoga class schedule
Feb. 14 and Feb. 28, 6:30 p.m.
Space is limited to 10 students for yoga and you must register at the library or call the library at 839-6420.
Veterans can apply for VA claims at Legion
Veterans can file for VA claims, ask information on veteran benefits, initiate claim appeals or just have an opportunity to ask how to negotiate the VA system, according to a press release from the American Legion.
When: Fourth Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m.
Where: American Legion, Post 34, at Legion Park in Lawrenceburg.
For more information, contact Sally Higgins, service officer, Post 34, at 303-521-0590.
Anderson County Extension Office offers job hunting, weight management programs

Education
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
Feb. 6: road test registration with examiner, 8:30 a.m.; all written tests, 8:30-10:30 a.m.

Senior Center
Feb. 6
10:30 a.m., Lifeline home health
11:30 a.m., Lunch
12:30-3 p.m., Rook/cards
12:30 p.m., Kroger shopping day

Feb. 7
8:30 a.m., Breakfast Club
9 a.m., Exercise
9 a.m.-3 p.m., Shopping and errands
10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., AARP tax aides

Feb. 8
10:30 a.m., Table games   
11:30 a.m., Lunch
12:30-3 p.m., Rook/cards
12:30 p.m., Bingo/games

Feb. 11
10:30 a.m., Twinges in the Hinges with April
11:30 a.m., Lunch
12:30 p.m., Advisory council survey results
1-3 p.m., Rook/cards
7 p.m., Rook club

Feb. 12
8:30 a.m., Breakfast club
9 a.m., Tai chi/exercise
9 a.m.-3 p.m., Shopping and errands

Feb. 13
10:30 a.m., Blood pressure check
10:30 a.m., Inspiration
11 a.m., President’s Day trivia
11:30 a.m., Lunch
12:30 p.m., Rook/cards
12:30 p.m., Wii challenge

Upcoming events
Center will be closed on President’s Day for a celebration on Monday, Feb. 18.
Friday, Feb. 22 at 10:30 a.m. will be Healthy Brain Aging with Dr. Cooper and Stephanie Freeman — Memory Care, Baptist East. Community is invited to attend.