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Updated for Feb. 5, 2016

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.

Friday, Feb. 5

  • Stamping Workshop, 10-11:30 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Make-and-take notecard class, registration is $2. Preregistration requested. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • 19th Annual 18th Century Market Fair, noon-6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Pritchard Community Center, 404 S. Mulberry St., E’town. Set-up 8 a.m.-noon, space 6-foot table $25 both days, walk-ins $20. Admission $3, free for children younger than 12. POC: Dan Hill, 270-369-6129.
  • Color Me Calm, 3-4 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Class for adults who enjoy coloring for relaxation or creative expression, not just for kids, materials provided. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Bingo, 4-5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Monthly game for adults. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Friday Fish Fry, 5-8 p.m. Fridays through Lent, Ste­phenburg Masonic Lodge, 5355 Hardinsburg Road, Frank­lin Crossroads. POC: Randal Flowers, 270-369-9673.
  • Annual Gospel Musical, 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, 105 Bishop Lane, E’town, celebrating Black History Month. Presented by The First Baptist Church Scholarship Committee and Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. Refreshments follow. POC: Pamela Harper, 270-706-8434.

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 and blood glucose, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Howevalley High School Class of 1960 and spouses, 8:30 a.m., Ryan’s Grill and Bakery, 1034 Executive Drive, E’town. POC: Bob Woosley, 270-877-2244. Breakfast, 8-10 a.m., B.R. Young Masonic Lodge, 11 Lincoln Square, Hodgenville. All-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage and bacon for $5, benefits building fund. POC: 270-765-7047.
  • Pet adoption, sponsored by Pets in Need Society, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Orscheln Farm Store, 135 E. Lin­coln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. Cats and dogs from Meade County Animal Shelter; $20 adoption fee, receive $30 voucher to spay or neuter cats, $40 voucher for dogs. POC: Connie Mullins, 270-422-7066.
  • Pet adoption, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Feeder’s Supply, 1610 Ring Road, E’town, by Animal Refuge Center. POC: ARC, 270-877-6064.
  • Black History Gallery Open House, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., 100 Gallery Place, E’town. Honoring African-American veterans for their contribution to the military. Cake and punch. POC: 270-268-9534.
  • Chili Supper and Auction for Tommy Savage, 4-9 p.m. EST, Big Clifty Community Center, 284 Ceme­tery Road. Donation only. POC: Lori Blan, 270-234-0270.
  • Fourth annual Sports Auction/Dinner, 5-9 p.m., common’s area, Central Hardin High School, 3040 Leitch­field Road, Cecilia. Hosted by and to benefit the Central Hardin Lady Bruins softball team. Live and silent auctions with more than 150 items. Proceeds benefit the Lady Bruins softball program. POC: 270-737-6800.

Monday

  • 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.
  • English as a Second Language, 8:30-11:30 a.m. Monday-Wednesday, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, 600 College Street Road, E’town. POC: Diane Kelley, 270-763-8866.
  • 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.
  • National Career readiness Assessment NCRC and Kentucky Essential Skills Certification KESC, noon-4 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, Kentucky Career Center, 233 Ring Road, Suite 100, E’town. Free. Call to register. POC: Diane Kelley, 270-763-8866.
  • M3-Murder, Mystery, Mayhem, noon, Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Park­way, Radcliff. Pick up the latest mystery selection at the circulation desk. Must be a library member to check out books. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Panther Academy Site-Based Decision-Making Council special meeting, 2:30 p.m., Panther Academy, 634 N. Mulberry St., E’town. POC: 270-765-3007.
  • African American Heritage Film Series, 3-5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner,” to celebrate Black History Month. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Morningside Elementary School Site-Based Decision-Making Council meeting, 3:30 p.m., 313 Morningside Drive. E’town. Change of date. POC: Melissa Lutz, 270-769-3359.
  • E’town City Council meeting, 4:30 p.m., City Hall, 200 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: 270-765-6121.
  • Intro to Spanish, 5-6 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Class series introducing you to conversational Spanish. Sign up only if planning to attend. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Intro to Sketching and Drawing, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Har­din County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Learn different types of sketching and fundimentals of drawing, bring a sketch pad. POC: 270-769-6337.

Tuesday

  • Free income tax help from AARP volunteers, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. through April 14, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. By appointment only, for residents of Hardin and adjacent counties. Designed primarily for older low- and moderate-income taxpayers, but any age will be assisted. AARP membership not required. AARP counselors will help taxpayers complete federal and state returns. Bring a picture ID and Social Security card, copies of federal and state returns from last year and wage and retired pay statements including Social Security and other relevant documents showing income for 2015. POC: Janice Landi, 270-862-5847, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
  • Hosparus Thrift Shoppe volunteer training, 9 a.m.-noon, Central Kentucky office, 105 Diecks Drive, E’town. POC: Annette Jones, 270-737-6300 or ajones@hosparus.org.
  • Community bunco, 1:30 p.m., Caretenders and RobinBrooke Senior Living. 201 Harmony Way, E’town. Prizes and refreshments provided, RSVP by today. POC: 270-982-3343.
  • The Memory Café, 2-3:30 p.m., Hodgenville United Methodist Church, 825 Tonieville Road, Hodgenville. Monthly social group comprised of people with memory loss and their loved ones. Its mission is to provide a safe, comfortable, engaging environment where people with memory loss and their care partners can laugh, learn and remain socially engaged with others traveling the same journey. Encourages friendship and acceptance. Designed for people with memory issues and their care partners; no professionals please. POC: For registration, 800-272-3900.
  • Hardin Fiscal Court meeting, 3:30 p.m., third floor, Hardin County Government Center, 150 N. Provident Way. E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • Youth and adult GED classes, 5-7 p.m., The Lord’s Supper Soup Kitchen, 728 Knox Blvd., Radcliff. POC: 270-351-7687.
  • 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 270-763-2915.

Wednesday

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Walmart, 1801 W. Elizabethtown Road, Leitchfield. 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.
  • Color Me Calm, 3-4 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Class for adults who enjoy coloring for relaxation or creative expression, not just for kids, materials provided. POC: 270-769-6337.

Thursday

  • 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 and blood glucose, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Scrapbook circle, 9:30 a.m.-noon Feb. 11, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Bring project materials. Call to register, walk-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: 270-351-9999.
  • 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.
  • 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, 270-763-2915.
  • 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.

Upcoming

  • Keep Calm and Craft On, 4-5 p.m. Feb. 12, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Valentine themed, re-purposed books craft class, materials provided, registration required. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Financial Workshop, 9 a.m.-noon Feb. 13, All Nations Worship Ministries, 110 Wiselyn Drive, Radcliff. Instructor Regina Parker, Bank On instructor for United Way of Central Kentucky, speaks on how to track your spending, how to budget, 52-week money challenge, Free. Register by Feb. 8. POC: 270-352-4919 or email anwm_secretary@outlook.com.
  • Chili Supper, 6-8 p.m. Feb. 13, Buffalo Fire house, 2619 Greensburg Road, Buffalo. Cost, $7. Raffle tickets for two types of guns, a glock and an AR15. Tickets, $10 each or five for $40. POC: Ashley Wilmoth, 270-505-3446.
  • Learn to Crochet, 10-11:30 a.m. Feb. 15, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Instructor Martha Brooks. Bring yarn and hook for assistance on a project. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • African American Heritage Film Series, 3-5 p.m. Feb. 15, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman,” to celebrate Black History Month. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Intro to Spanish, 5-6 p.m. Feb. 15, 22, 29, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Introduction to conversational Spanish. Sign up to attend all classes. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Intro to Sketching and Drawing, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 15, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Learn different types of sketching and fundamentals of drawing, bring a sketch pad. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Hardin Memorial Health Board of Trustees meeting, 8 a.m. Feb. 16, 5th floor conference room, 913 N. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: Beth Jackson, 270-706-1602.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Board meeting, 8:30 a.m. Feb. 16, 5th floor conference room, 913 N. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • Hardin County Community Action Program Annual Community needs assessment meeting, 9 a.m. Feb. 16, Communtiy Action, 1111 N. Dixie, Ave., E’town. Individuals who would like to represent the lower income population in the county are urged to attend. POC: Sharon Tolliver, 270-769-1927.
  • Yoga Class, noon-1 p.m. Feb 16, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Instructor is Amy Anderson. Bring yoga mat, strap and block. Preregistration required, drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Beginner’s Sewing, 5-7 p.m. Feb. 16, Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Hardin County Planning Commission meeting, 5 p.m. Feb. 16, second floor meeting room, Hardin County Government Center, 150 N. Provident Way. E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Focus on Finance, 6 p.m. Feb. 16, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free professional and financial training. Call for this month topic. Registration required. POC: 270-723-2225.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Feb. 17, 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.
  • Heartland Elementary School Family Resource Center Advisory Council meeting, 11 a.m. Feb. 24, 2300 Nelson Drive, E’town. POC: 270-769-8930.
  • Community Painting Class, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 17, Amedisys and RobinBrooke Senior Living, 201 Harmony Way, E’town. Supplies and refreshments provided. RSVP by Feb. 12. POC: 270-982-3343
  • Chip Appeal, 3 p.m. Feb. 17, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Celebrate African American potato chip inventor George Crum, sample different flavors and vote on a favorite. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Quilting Class, 2 p.m. Feb. 18, Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Bring scrap pieces of material. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Hardin County Board of Adjustment meeting, 5 p.m. Feb. 18, second floor meeting room, Hardin County Government Center, 150 N. Provident Way. E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Etown Eats Plants, 6 p.m. Feb. 18, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. First meeting will view “PlantPure Nation.” POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Learn to Crochet, 6-7:30 p.m. Feb. 18, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Instructor Martha Brooks. Bring yarn and hook for assistance on a project started. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Know Your Numbers Free Health Screening at Hardin Memorial Health registration deadline is Feb. 19. Screenings are 8-11 a.m. Feb. 27, Screenings include: lipid panel, blood sugar, and blood pressure. To register, visit www.hmh.net and select your screening appointment. POC: 270-706-1247.
  • Intro to Creative Writing, 2 p.m. Feb. 19, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Key elements of storytelling and basic techniques of narrative. Registration required. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Color Me Calm, 3-4 p.m. Feb. 19, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Class for adults who enjoy coloring for relaxation or creative expression. Materials provided. POC: 270-769-6337.