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Posted: Tuesday, June 27, 2006

Counseling board to meet

The Central Peninsula Counseling Services Board of Directors will meet at 5:30 p.m. today at 506 Lake St. in Kenai.

Meeting set on Holt-Lamplight gas service

The public is invited to a meeting at 6:30 p.m. today on the Holt-Lamplight Road gas pipeline extension, which will affect Nikiski property owners.

The meeting will be at the senior center on Island Lake Road.

For more information, call Leigh at 776-7654.

KCHS reunion set for Friday

The Kenai Central class of 1986 reunion is set for 3 p.m. Friday at the Ernst homestead in Nikiski. Class of ’86 graduates and their families are invited and encouraged to bring items for a barbecue and swimsuits for the lake and sauna.

For more information and directions, call Tracey Withrow at 260-3893.

Skyview gears up for dogs

The Kenai Kennel Club will host American Kennel Club confirmation, agility, obedience and rally shows and trials July 7-9 at Skyview High School on the Sterling Highway. Events begin at 9 a.m. each day and generally run until mid afternoon.

Spectators are encouraged to bring seating and be prepared for inclement weather. Only dogs entered are allowed on the grounds.

Volunteers also are needed to assist with the venues. For more information, call the kennel club at 335-2552 and leave a message.

Frontier World Series scheduled

Frontier Community Services has scheduled its annual World Series baseball event for noon July 8 at the Kenai Little League field. FCS provides support to individuals of all ages with disabilities.

For more information, call 262-6331.

Kasilof parenting classes offered

Parents are invited to learn to connect with children and teens by using practical tools for discipline, love and relational issues from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sundays from July 9 to Aug. 27 at Tustumena Elementary School in Kasilof.

For more information, call Kasilof Community Church at 262-7512.

Pitfalls of aging to be discussed

Kenai Senior Services and Frontier Community Services invite families and care providers to a two-day workshop featuring Gerald D. Shulman who will speak on “Maximizing the potentials by minimizing the pitfalls of aging,” from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 10 and 11. Discussions will explore the role of mental health and substance use in the aging process.

The free event is limited to 150 participants.

To preregister or for more information, call Kenai Senior Services at 283-4156 or FCS at 262-6331.

Genealogy classes offered

Totem Tracers will be offering genealogy classes from 5:30 to 8 p.m. July 12 to Aug. 23, at the Kenai Community Library. Preregistration is required.

Sign up at the library or call Tracy at 262-4897.



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