Know the 10 signs of Alzheimer’s
ANDERSON — “Know the 10 Signs,” a workshop on detecting the warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease, is set from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, at Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St. There is no fee to attend the program, but registration is requested by contacting the Alzheimer’s Association at (800) 272-3900.
The program has interactive video clips of those living with Alzheimer’s.
Today, more than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease, including 120,000 Hoosiers. Alzheimer’s disease is the nation’s sixth-leading cause of death. The direct and indirect costs of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia amount to more than $200 billion annually.
Winter Wine Fest Feb. 22
ANDERSON — Tri Kappa of Anderson will host a Winter Wine Fest fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at Toscana Event Centre, 1314 Broadway.
Guests can sample a number of wines paired with appetizers provided by Larry Peck. A silent auction will also be held.
Tickets are $25 per person and may be purchased online at www.toscanaindiana.com or by calling (317) 796-0004.
Proceeds from this event will benefit local scholarships and charities.
Antique Arms Show set for this weekend
NOBLESVILLE — The 31st annual Antique Arms Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 pm. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the 4-H Fairgrounds Exhibition Center in Noblesville.
This show is devoted to antique arms, related items and reproductions representing the period prior to 1900.
Admission is $7 or $10 for a two-day pass.
Information: Heber Cassidy, (317) 773-8690.
Foggs to be keynote speaker Sunday
ANDERSON — The Rev. Edward Foggs, general secretary emeritus of the Church of God, will be the keynote speaker Sunday at the fourth annual Black History Program, sponsored by the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration Committee.
The 5 p.m. service will be at Anderson Zion Baptist Church, 2008 Dr. James T. Menifee St. James L. Warner will serve as master of ceremonies.
This year’s program will feature youths from Anderson area schools; a special selection by 8-year-old Master Isaiah Williams; the Anderson Zion Male Chorus, under the direction of James Allen Alexander; and solos by Joyce Foggs and the Rev. Edgar M. Woodall.
Warner said the service will also be broadcast at 6 p.m. on radio station WQME 98.7 FM.