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Updated for Sept. 25, 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. 

Monday, Sept. 26

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Save-A-Lot, 102 Lincoln Drive, Hodgenville. Preventative wellness screenings in­clude blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index and blood glucose, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. Thyroid, $15. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • English as a second language, 11 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Register now for free tutoring sessions geared toward learners of English. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • Extension Service class, 11 a.m.-noon, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Dayna Parrett with practical tips and strategies for a variety of household topics. Registration required; if fewer than 5 preregister, the program will be canceled. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • National Career Readi­ness Assessment and Ken­­tucky Essential Skills Certification, noon- 4 p.m. Every Monday and Wednesday, Kentucky Career Center, 233 Ring Road, E’town. Both are free. POC: To register, Hardin County Adult Education, 270-769-8866.
  • Panther Academy site-based decision-making meeting, 2:30 p.m., 634 N. Mulberry St., E’town. Requests to address the panel must be made seven days before the meeting. POC: 270-765-3007.
  • Getting started with Goodreads, 3-4 p.m., Har­din County Public Lib­rary, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Discover and share books on Goodreads, the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations. Must have basic computer proficiency and an email account. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • E’town City Council meeting, 4:30 p.m., City Hall, 200 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: 270-765-6121.
  • Hardin County fire advisory board meeting, 6 p.m., Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town.

Tuesday, Sept. 27

  • Hardin Fiscal Court meet­ing, 3:30 p.m., third floor, Hardin County Gov­ern­ment Building, 150 N. Provident Way. E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • Medicare information program, 4 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, North Branch, 800 S. Logs­don Parkway, Radcliff. Larry Elliott and Ann Fielder will help de-mystify the Medicare program by explaining the plans and options with each of the plans. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Overdrive clinic, 4-5 p.m., Hardin County Pub­lic Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Learn what’s available on Kentucky’s free downloading site, including eBooks and AudioBooks. Presenter will answer questions regarding specific devices as time allows. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • Informational meeting, explaining Bank On and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance programs, 5 p.m. Sept. 27, United Way of Central Kentucky office, 604 N. Main St., E’town. Seeking prospective volunteers in community efforts to help families make the most of their money. POC: 270-737-6608.
  • Crockpot cooking, 6 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Class presented by Dayna Parrett from the Cooperative Extension Service. POC: 270-351-9999.

Wednesday, Sept. 28

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 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. Thyroid, $15. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Drop-in tech lab, 3-5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Get tech assistance in the computer lab, no registration, just drop-in. Set up a tech appointment. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • Sewing 101, 5:30 p.m., Hardin County Cooperative Extension Service, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Learn how to sew on a button and mend a tear. RSVP POC: Franziska Troglauer-Hodges, 270-765-4121 or fran.hodges@uky.edu.

Thursday, Sept. 29

  • Yard and plant sale, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, Brown-Pusey House, 128 N. Main. St., E’town. Sponsored by The Garden Club of Elizabethtown, Polish Pottery, home decorating items, collectibles, tools, electronics and seasonal decorations. Checks or cash only. Proceeds benefit community charities. POC: Debbie Skaggs, 270-765-9255 or skaggs@scrtc.com.
  • Quilting class, 2 p.m., Hardin County Public Lib­rary, North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Rad­cliff. Bring projects to share. Having trouble with a certain project? Bring it to the meeting. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Theatrical Throwback Thursday, 3-5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Monthly movie time for adults. “The Trouble with Angels,” starring Hay­ley Mills and Rosalind Rus­sell. Popcorn served. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.

Friday, Sept. 30

  • Medicare seminar, 3 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free community Medicare informational meeting to learn about Medicare health plan options. Session facilitated by Larry Elliott. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • Fort Knox Oktoberfest celebration, 3 p.m., Brooks Parade Field, Fort Knox. This year’s event will culminate with a fireworks at 9 p.m. and include traditional German food, adult beverages and other refreshments will be available for purchase. Bounce houses, face painting, family games, a cornhole tournament and live music. Pets not permitted. Event is free. Visitors coming from off post should enter through the Chaffee, main, Gate and follow directional signs to Brooks Parade Field. In the event of inclement weather, go to www.knox.army.mil. POC: Kyle Hodges, 502-624-3051.
  • Creatures of the night, Screech Owls, 7:30-10 p.m., garden pavilion, Bern­heim Forest, Ky 245, Clermont Road, Clermont. Members $10 and nonmembers $12 must be paid by 4 p.m. day before event. POC: 502-955-8512.

Saturday, Oct. 1

  • 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.
  • Howevalley High School Class of 1960 and spouses, 8:30 a.m., Golden Corral, 1835 N. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: Bob Woosley, 270-877-2244.
  • 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.
  • Community Picnic, noon-3 p.m., All Nations Worship Ministries, 110 Wiselyn Dr, Radcliff. In honor of the 10-year anniversary of the church. Free food, face painting by Rachel’s face painting, petting zoo, bouncy houses, Radcliff Police Department with fingerprinting for kids, Radcliff Fire Department and Hardin County Sheriff’s Office with games. POC: 270-352-4919.
  • Central Kentucky Rods and Machines car cruise, 4 p.m. first Saturday of the month, April-October, Sonic Drive-In, 537 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. DJ and food. POC: Bob Merchant, 270-763-0016 or 270-234-4852.
  • Village Cruisers, Cruise In, 5-9 p.m. first Saturday of the month April-October, downtown Elizabethtown around the square. All makes, models and years welcome. Local bands and DJ. Some downtown businesses may remain open. POC: Kelly Crump, 270-234-3036 or cruffer@hotmail.com.