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Updated for July 1, 2015

HOW TO USE THIS COLUMN. Community news announcements are published at no charge in the daily calendar. Items for Sunday’s calendar must be turned in by noon Wednesday. POC refers to “point of contact.” To update or submit a calendar entry, email calendars@thenewsenterprise.com, call 270-505-1751 or fax to 270-769-6965.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 8

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Kroger, 568 Bypass Road, Brandenburg. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index and blood glucose, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Job Corps, vocational and educational training for youths, 11 a.m., Career Center, 916 N. Mulberry St., E’town. A sign-up session follows. Applicants younger than 18 need signature of a parent or guardian. POC: LaToukie Roberson, 502-774-1885.

THURSDAY, JULY 9

  • Scrapbook Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Bring project materials and work with other scrapbookers. Materials are not provided. Call to register, drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Quilting class, 2 p.m., Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Bring scrap pieces of material. POC: 370-351-9999.
  • Hardin County Board of Adjustment meeting, 5 p.m., third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Bank On: Financial Planning, 5:30-7 p.m., Thursday and July 16, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free, professional training for developing and maintaining a budget, learn strategies for getting finances in control. Registration required for this two-part workshop. Pizza and drinks served. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Kentucky Right to Life meeting, 6 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. OC: Susan Bahl, 270-737-9794.
  • Sonora Town Council meeting, 6:30 p.m., second floor Sonora Volunteer Fire Department. Open to the public. POC: Mayor Larry Copelin, 270-369-7016.
  • The Charles W. Logsdon Historic Downtown Walking Tour, 7 p.m. each Thursday, on Public Square in Elizabethtown, weather permitting. POC: Elizabethtown Heritage County, 270-982-2209.

SATURDAY, JULY 11

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., July 11, Kroger, 111 Towne Drive, E’town. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index and blood glucose, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Government commodity foods distributed, 8-11 a.m., Memorial United Methodist Church, 631 N. Miles St., E’town, for southern Hardin County residents. Proof of residence and self-certification of income eligibility required to receive items. POC: Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland, 270-769-6997, or Helping Hand of Hope, 270-769-3092.
  • Community breakfast, 11 a.m., VFW Post 10281, 299 Briggs Lane, Vine Grove. POC: 270-877-2138.
  • Heart Saver CPR, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hardin County Emergency Services Complex, 170 N. Provident Way, E’town. $50 per person. POC: Amber, 270-769-3014 for reservations.
  • Rachel’s Fun For Everyone Project motorcycle run, registration at 10 a.m., kickstands up at 11 a.m., July 11, Optimist Park, Vine Grove. Vendors, live music, 50/50 raffles, door prizes. Proceeds benefit Rachel’s Fun For Everyone Project. POC: 270-877-8194 or www.rachelsfunforeveryoneproject.com.

SUNDAY, JULY 12

  • Community breakfast, 11 a.m., VFW Post 10281, 299 Briggs Lane, Vine Grove. Menu is bacon or sausage, scrambled eggs, home fries, French toast or pancakes, biscuit and gravy and coffee and juice. POC: 270-877-2138.

MONDAY, JULY 13

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Walmart, 3795 E. John Rowan Blvd, Bardstown. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index and blood glucose, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Crochet Circle, 10 a.m.-noon, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Bring a project and work with others. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • M3 Murder, Mystery, Mayhem, noon, Hardin County Public Library, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Pick up the latest mystery selection at the circulation desk. You must be a library member to check out books. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • E’town City Council meeting, 4:30 p.m., City Hall, 200 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: 270-765-6121.
  • Radcliff City Council, work session and called meeting if needed, 4:30 p.m., council chambers, Radcliff City Hall, 411 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. POC: 270-351-4714.
  • Lakewood Elementary School site-based decision-making council meeting, 5 p.m., board room at Central Office, 65 W.A. Jenkins Road, E’town. POC: 270-862-4516.

TUESDAY, JULY 14

  • Healthcare Provider CPR, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and 6-10 p.m., Hardin County Emergency Services Complex, 170 N. Provident Way, E’town. $50 per person. POC: Amber, 270-769-3014 for reservations.
  • Legal planning, 1:30 p.m., Allegro, 108 Diecks Drive, E’town, with elder law attorney Emily Monarch. For individuals with chronic health conditions. POC to RSVP, 270-765-4414.
  • T.K. Stone site-based decision-making council meeting, 3 p.m., media center, 323 Morningside Drive, E’town. POC: 270-769-6343.
  • Hardin Fiscal Court, 3:30 p.m., H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • Beginner’s sewing, 5-7 p.m., Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Megan Kinder, fashion design teacher at North Hardin High School, will take over the class. POC: 270-351-9999.

UPCOMING

  • Homeschooling 101, 7-9 p.m. July 16, Nolin RECC, 411 Ring Road, E’town, sponsored by FAITH homeschool group. Workshop ranges from legal issue to making lesson plans. POC: Amy, 270-769-5878 or faithomeschoolky.com.
  • Learn to Crochet, 6-7:30 p.m. July 16, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Martha Brooks will provide instruction in beginning crochet. Bring a yarn and hook if you’ve started on a project and would like assistance. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • North Hardin High School Class of 1985 reunion, July 17-19. Main event dinner, dancing, program and special guest is 6 p.m. July 18, American Legion Post No. 113, 1251 Ring Road, E’town. Other family-friendly events are scheduled in the area. POC: to register or for a schedule events, Sarah Dantzler Thurstenson, 479-524-1238 or sarah@thurstenson.com.
  • Intro to Creative Writing, 10 a.m. July 17, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Key elements of storytelling and basic techniques of narrative. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Bingo, 3-4 p.m. July 17, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Monthly game time for adults. Call to register, drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Cruisin to Drive Out Cancer Open Car Cruise, 5-9 p.m. July 17, Surgical Center of Elizabethtown, 108 Financial Drive, off Ring Road, just north of Beef O’Bradys. No entry fee. Music door prizes, goody bags, 50/50, food. Silent auction ends at 8:30 p.m. Proceeds will benefit Hardin Memorial Hospital Cancer Care Center and will be used to purchase gas cards for cancer patients. Sponsored by Fort Knox Federal Credit Union, Autosound of Elizabethtown, Wilson & Muir Bank & Trust Co. and Autozone. Hosted by Kentucky Low Riders Car Club. POC: 270-317-1531, 270-877-5418, kentuckylowriderscarclub@yahoo.com or on Facebook. Rain date is July 18.
  • Twin Lakes Fiddle Festival Queen Pageant, 6 p.m. CDT July 17, Grayson County Middle School, 790 Shaw Station Road, Leitchfield. POC: www.twinlakesfiddler.com or on Facebook.
  • Christmas in July Crafts Show, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. July 18, Colvin Community Center, 230 Freedom Way, Radcliff, sponsored by Radcliff Woman’s Club and Fort Knox Credit Union. Percentage of profits supports Alzheimer’s Association. Dinner tickets, $10. Dinner at 6 p.m., auction at 7 p.m. POC; Maria Batistoni, 270-351-2731.
  • Down Home Nights, 7-9 p.m. July 18, White Mills Ballpark, sponsored by the white Mills Civic League. “Zack Shelton and 64 to Grayson” will play. Free, but a hat will be passed for donations to help bands with expenses. Refreshments available to raise money for the Blossom Girls from White Mills Christian Church. Bring lawn chairs. POC: Elaine Sallee, 270-369-7808.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 20, Hometown IGA, 93 Shawnee Drive, Hodgenville. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index and blood glucose, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Learn to Crochet, 10-11:30 a.m. July 20, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Martha Brooks will provide instruction in beginning crochet. Bring a yarn and hook if you’ve started on a project and would like assistance. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Hardin County Solid Waste meeting, 3:30 p.m. July 20, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Yoga Class, noon-1 p.m. July 21, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Amy Anderson, yoga instructor at Etown Athletic Club, will facilitate. Bring a yoga mat and if possible a yoga strap and yoga block. Call to register, drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Hardin County Resources and Community Support meeting, 3 p.m. July 21, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • Hardin County Planning Commission meeting, 5 p.m. July 21, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Popcorn and a Movie, 5-7 p.m. July 21, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Mothly movie time for adults. Call for title or to register, drop-ins welcome. Popcorn served. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Family Game Night, 6-7 pm. July 21, Hardin County Public Library, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Learn how to create games out of common household items to play with family. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Radcliff City Council meeting, 6:30 p.m. July 21, council chambers, Radcliff City Hall, 411 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. POC: 270-351-4714.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 22, Kroger, 3040 Dolphin Drive, E’town. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index and blood glucose, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Embroidery Club, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. July 23, project room, Hardin County Extension Office, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. New embroiderers welcome. POC: 270-765-4121.
  • Central Kentucky Community Action area board of director meeting, 2:30 p.m. July 23, Lincoln Trail Area Development District, 613 College Street Road, E’town. POC: 270-692-2136.
  • Hardin County Emergency Services meeting, 4 p.m. July 23, Emergency Services Center, 170 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: 270-769-3016.
  • Hardin County Board of Adjustment meeting, 5 p.m. July 23, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Keep Calm and Craft On, 3-4 p.m. July 24, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Repurposed books craft class making whimsical book page flower wreaths. Materials provided. Registration required. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Elmore family reunion, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. July 25, Greensburg Fire House, for decendents of William Elmore and Hester Strader Elmore, descendents of Peter Elmore and Elizabeth Victor Elmore, son of William and Hester. RSVP by July 10. Buffet luncheon with chicken provided. Bring a side dish. Bring photos and family stories. POC; pat Elmore, 217-482-5361 or butternut@casscomm.com.
  • Street Carnival, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. July 25, Stithton parking lot, 95 Park Ave., Radcliff, sponsored by North Hardin High School Band Boosters and Fort Knox Federal Credit Union. Concessions, games, prizes, inflatables, crafts, food, entertainment. DJ dance - limbo rock, 3-6 p.m., talent show, 6-8 p.m., free faamily movie, 8:30-10:30 p.m., bring blankets and chairs. POC: Debra Heighter, 270-300-8103, or Maria Batistoni, 270-351-2731.
  • Freezer Meal Prep Bootcamp, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. July 25, Hardin COunty Extension Office, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Learn how to prep meals for your freezer. Free, limited spots available. POC: 270-765-4121 or RSVP on Facebook.
  • Self-Defense for Women, 5:30-7:30 p.m. July 27, 28 and 30, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Presented by Tim Cleary of the Elizabethtown Police Department, three-session seminar. Learn about and practice the best methods of defense again different levels of aggression. For women ages 14 and older, mothers are welcome to bring their daughters. Call to register. You must be able to commit to all three sessions. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Hardin County E-911 Board meeting, 10 a.m. July 28, E-911 Dispatch Center, 100 Lawson Blvd., E’town. POC: 270-737-5669.
  • Hardin County Fiscal Court meeting, 3:30 p.m. July 28, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • Beginner’s sewing, 5-7 p.m. July 28, Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Megan Kinder, fashion design teacher at North Hardin High School, will take over the class. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Freezer Meal Prep Bootcamp, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. July 30, Hardin COunty Extension Office, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Learn how to prep meals for your freezer. Free, limited spots available. POC: 270-765-4121 or RSVP on Facebook.
  • Essential Oils and Bath Bombs, 4-5:30 p.m. July 31, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Learn how a few oils can protect your home from germs, creepy crawlies and a myriad of medical ailments. Make a bath bomb sample to take home. Registration required. POC: 270-769-6337.