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Updated for July 9, 2014

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 9

  • 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, blood glucose and Dermaview skin analysis, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • BelkGives on the go Mobile Mammography Center, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Towne Mall, 1704 N. Dixie Hwy., E’town. Free, convenient mammogram screenings. Women age 40 and older with no breast concerns, who have not had a mammogram in the last 12 months and have a primary care physician are eligible. Call for appointment. POC: 855-655-2662.
  • 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.
  • Adult, child and infant CPR certification with basic first aid, 6 p.m., 2009 Leitchfield Road, E’town, sponsored by American Heart Association certified instructors; $50; registration required before all classes. POC: to register 270-862-5228 or 270-763-2915.

Thursday

  • Community potluck, 5-7 p.m. Summit United Metho­dist Church Fellowship Hall, 576 Summit Road, Summit. Bring a dish or drink. POC: 270-862-4505.
  • Civil War Roundtable, 6 p.m., Hardin County Histo­ry Museum, 201 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. Speaker is Steven L. Wright, author of several books including “Kentucky Soldiers and Their Regiments — Abstracted from Pages of Contemporary Kentucky Newspapers.” POC: Bob Hicks, 270-765-2450, or Elvin Smith Jr., 270-737-6698.
  • Free knitting and crocheting class, 6 p.m., College Heights United Methodist Church, 710 College Street Road, E’town. For beginners and the experienced. Bring supplies or projects. POC: Maria Delgado, 270-769-9646.
  • Sonora Town Council meeting, 6:30 p.m., second floor, Sonora Volunteer Fire Department; meetings are open to the public. POC: Mayor Larry Copelin, 270-369-7016.
  • UPWARD Sports Clinic, 6:45-8:45 p.m., Living Faith Baptist Fellowship’s land, corner of Charlemagne Boulevard and West Park Road, across from G.C. Burkhead Elementary School, E’town. Clinic includes soccer, football, cheerleading and basketball, one sport per session for boys and girls ages entering kindergarten through third grade. Basics of the sport, drills, competitive games, snack break and devotion led by Pastor Roger Jasper. POC: Upward at Living Faith on Facebook.
  • The Charles W. Logsdon Elizabethtown Downtown Walking Tour, 7 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 30, beginning at 23 Public Square in E’town; free and open to the public. POC: 270-982-2209.

Friday

  • Job seeker workshops, Kentucky Career Center — Lincoln Trail, 916 N. Mulberry St., E’town. Key­boarding, 8-9 a.m., Do You have the Skills? 9-10 a.m., Effective Job Search Methods, 10-11 a.m. Free. Register in advance,Jerisia.lamons@ky.gov or walk-ins welcome. POC: 270-766-5115.
  • Creative Movements, 10 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. For adults with intellectual disabilities. Peg & Company volunteers will lead participants in stretch, dance and relaxation techniques. Staff must stay and observe or participate as required by client’s supervision plan. Email peggsu54@gmail.com to reserve a place. Must be 16 to attend. Wheelchairs welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Interest in Pinterest, 4 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Sign up for an account and learn how to navigate the site and set up boards. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Fashion show fundraiser, 5:30 p.m., Hosparus Thrift Shoppe, 611 W Poplar St., E’town. Refresh­ments. POC: Moira Taylor, 270-769-0569.
  • Hardin County Fair Little Miss and Mister pageant, 7:30 p.m., Hardin County Fairgrounds, 5617 S. Dixie Hwy., Glendale. Couples only, ages 5, 6 and 7. POC: for registration, Alane Preston, 270-735-6429.

Saturday

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Kroger, 111 Towne Drive, E’town. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index, blood glucose and Dermaview skin analysis, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Car wash, 8:30 a.m., Vine Grove Fire Station, 513 Highland Ave., Vine Grove to benefit the Vine Grove Junior Firefighters. Cost in donations. Proceeds will be used to purchase wind breakers for the juniors, uniforms and firefighter study guide manuals. POC: Kenneth Lucey, 270-272-4488.
  • 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.
  • Community breakfast, 11 a.m., VFW Post 10281, 299 Briggs Lane, Vine Grove.. POC: 270-877-2138.
  • Christmas in July event, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Colvin Commu­nity Center, 230 Freedom Way, Radcliff, hosted by the Radcliff Woman’s Club and Fort Knox Federal Credit Union, to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. Craft and gift vendors. Free. OPC: Maria Batistoni, 270-351-2731.
  • Healthy Aging, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Sam’s Club, 1500 Ring Road, E’town. Free screenings for glucose, total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, risk ratio, blood pressure, body fat percentage, vision screenings/testing. No membership required. POC: 270-763-0755.
  • Christmas in July dinner, 6 p.m., Colvin Commu­nity Center, 230 Freedom Way, Radcliff, hosted by the Radcliff Woman’s Club to benefit Alzheimer’s Association. Auction at 7 p.m. Dinner and auction, $10, tickets must be purchased before the event, 270-351-1875. POC: Maria Batistoni, 270-351-2731.

Sunday

  • Cruisin to Drive Out Cancer Car Cruise, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Hardin Memorial Hospital north parking lot, 913 N. Dixie Ave., E’town, hosted by Kentucky low Riders Car Club. Silent auction, food, 50/50, door prizes and goody bags to first 50 registered participants. No entry fee. Proceeds benefit HMH Foundation and will be used to purchase gas cards for HMH cancer patients. Sponsored by Hardin County Tire Center and Autosound of Elizabethtown. POC: Mike, 270-317-1531.
  • Community breakfast, 11 a.m. VFW Post 10281, 299 Briggs Lane, Vine Grove. POC: 270-877-2138.

Monday

  • Animal Refuge Center $25 adoption through the end of July, 185 Basham Trail, Vine Grove, to celebrate 25 years of serving homeless pets in hardin County. Pets are spayed, neutered and up-to-date on shots. POC: 270-877-6064 or animalrefugecenter.org.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Wal-Mart, 3795 E. John Rowan Blvd, Bardstown. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index, blood glucose and Dermaview skin analysis, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Beginning Crochet, 10 a.m.-noon, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Call for the type of yarn and needle gauge to bring. Carol Sargent will provide individualized instruction. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Fiddler performance, 3-4 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Solid Waste Committee, 3:30 p.m., H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • E’town City Council, 4:30 p.m., City Hall, 200 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: 270-765-6121.
  • Beginning Japanese, 5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Continuation of sessions which began in June, open only to those who attended. POC: 270-769-6337.

Tuesday

  • Downloading Electronic Materials, 3-4 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Learn what’s available on Kentucky’s free downloading site, include ebooks and audio books. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Radcliff City Council, 6:30 p.m., Radcliff City Hall, 411 W Lincoln Trail Boulevard, Radcliff. POC: 270-351-4714.
  • Resources and Community Support, 2 p.m., H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.

Upcoming

  • Bingo, 4-5 p.m. July 16, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Monthly game for adults. Call to register, drop ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 17, Wal-Mart, 3100 Walmart Drive, E’town. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index, blood glucose and Dermaview skin analysis, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Healthy Eating, 10 a.m. July 17, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Discover recipes for healthy foods. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Emergency Services, 4 p.m. July 17, Emergency Management Center, 170 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 21, Hometown IGA, 93 Shawnee Drive, Hodgenville. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index, blood glucose and Dermaview skin analysis, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Beaded Earrings, 6 p.m. July 17, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Medley Byer’s Christmas-themed beading class. $3 nonrefundable materials deposit at registration in person. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Job seeker workshops, July 18, Kentucky Career Center - Lincoln Trail, 916 N. Mulberry St., E’town. Keyboarding, 8-9 a.m., The Winning Interview, 9-10 a.m., Resumes that get Attention, 10-11 a.m. Free. Register in advance,Jerisia.lamons@ky.gov or walk-ins welcome. POC: 270-766-5115.
  • Creative Movements, 10 a.m. July 18, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. For adults with intellectual disabilities. Peg & Company volunteers will lead participants in stretch, dance and relaxation techniques. Staff must stay and observe or participate as required by client’s supervision plan. Email peggsu54@gmail.com to reserve a place. Must be 16 to attend. Wheelchairs welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Down Home Nights in White Mills, 7-9 p.m. July 19, White Mills Ballpark Pavilion, featuring the Brian Young Band, sponsored by the white Mills Civic League. POC: Elaine Sallee, 270-505-0395.
  • Beginning Japanese, 5 p.m. July 21, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Continuation of sessions which began in June, open only to those who attended. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 22, Jeff’s Prescription Shop, 2415 Ring Road, E’town. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index, blood glucose and Dermaview skin analysis, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Hardin County E-911 Board meeting, 10 a.m. July 22, E-911 Dispatch Center, 100 Lawson Blvd., E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • Hardin Fiscal Court, 3:30 p.m. July 22, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • Kathy’s Ornaments, 4 p.m. July 22, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Christmas ornament class led by Kathy Shireman. $3 nonrefundable materials deposit required at registration in person. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 23, Kroger, 3040 Dolphin Drive, E’town. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index, blood glucose and Dermaview skin analysis, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Creative Writing Workshop, 3-5 p.m. July 23, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Key elements of storytelling, awareness for basic techniques of narrative strategies such as genre, audience, point of view, plot and characterization. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Job seeker workshops, July 25, Kentucky Career Center - Lincoln Trail, 916 N. Mulberry St., E’town. Keyboarding, 8-9 a.m., Do You have the Skills? 9-10 a.m., Effective Job Search Methods, 10-11 a.m. Free. Register in advance,Jerisia.lamons@ky.gov or walk-ins welcome. POC: 270-766-5115.
  • Creative Movements, 10 a.m. July 25, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. For adults with intellectual disabilities. Peg & Company volunteers will lead participants in stretch, dance and relaxation techniques. Staff must stay and observe or participate as required by client’s supervision plan. Email peggsu54@gmail.com to reserve a place. Must be 16 to attend. Wheelchairs welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Book Wreaths, 3 p.m. July 25, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Take home a folded book wreath. See library posters for specifics. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Mother - Daughter Tea, 3-5 p.m. July 26, Colvin Community Center, 230 Freedom Way, Radcliff.$10 per person. POC: 270-352-4919.
  • North Hardin High School Class of 1984 30-year class reunion, 6:30 p.m.-midnight July 26, American Legion Hardin Post No. 113, 1251 Ring Road, E’town. POC: Marsha Jenkins Meers, 270-735-3432, or Diane Byrd Caswell, 270-766-7749.
  • Commit to Be Fit, 11 a.m. July 28, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Donny Gill of Lincoln Trail Health Department will help develop a fitness plan. Call to register, drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Popcorn and a Movie, 5 p.m. July 28, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Call for July’s Christmas-themed title. Call to register, drop-ins welcome. Popcorn served. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Adult Acting Class, 6:157:45 p.m. July 29, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Involves improv and scene work. Anyone 16 and older is welcome. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Discover Goodreads, 6-7 p.m. July 31, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Book reviews, recommendations and discussions. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.