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Community Calendar

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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

  • E’town Tourism and Convention Bureau meeting, 9 a.m., Tourism Center, 1030 N. Mulberry St., E’town. POC: 270-765-2175.
  • Stamping workshop, 3-5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Make-and-take notecard class. Free. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Vine Grove Junior Firefighters, 6:30 p.m., at Vine Grove Fire Station, 513 Highland Ave., Vine Grove; open to all ages 14-18 who want to learn about firefighting or other emergency service careers. Parents welcome. POC: Ken Lucey, 270-272-4488.

Thursday

  • 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.

Friday

  • Bingo, 3-4 p.m., 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.
  • Fish fry, 5-8 p.m., Stephensburg Masonic Lodge, Franklin Crossroads. POC: Randal flowers, 270-369-9673.
  • White Mills Day Pet Contest, 6 p.m., White Mills Christian Camp, 154 Old Kentucky 84, White Mills, sponsored by White Mills Homemakers Club. $5 registration fee. Trophies awarded for cutest, best dressed, most talented, best of show. POC: Bettye Mae Raymer, 270-862-4336.

Saturday

  • 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., Ryan’s Grill and Bakery, 1034 Executive Drive, 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.  
  • Founder’s Day Fourth of July picnic, 5-10 p.m., Freeman Lake Park. Air show by pilot Jason Flood at 6 and 8 p.m. Skydive Kentucky team show at 5 and 7 p.m., pie-eating contest, sack races, horseshoe tournament, cake walk, pony rides, face painting and fireworks. Food vendors. Event is free. POC: www.elizabethtownky.org.

Monday

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Walmart, 1165 Walmart Way, Radcliff. 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.
  • 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. July 6, 13 and 20, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Introduction to conversational Spanish. Sign up if you are able to attend all classes. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Vine Grove City Council meeting, 6:30 p.m., City Hall Community Room, 300 W. Main St., Vine Grove. POC: Jackie Johnson, 270-877-2422.  

Upcoming

  • Hardin County Public Works meeting, 9 a.m., third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • 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, including ebooks and audiobooks. Questions on specific devices answered as time allows. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Hardin County Planning Commission meeting, 5 p.m., third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • 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.
  • ARHHC Inc. board meeting 6 p.m., membership meeting 7 p.m., 225 College St., E’town. POC: Ken Brewster, 270-737-1140 between 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 8, 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.
  • Scrapbook circle, 10 a.m.-noon July 9, 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. July 9, 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. July 9, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Bank On: Financial Planning, 5:30-7 p.m. July 9 and 16, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free, professional training for developing and maintaining a budget. Registration required. Attendees of both workshops are entered in a gift card raffle. Pizza and drinks served. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 13, 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 July 13, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Bring a project and work with others. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Radcliff City Council work session and called meeting if needed, 4:30 p.m. July 13, council chambers, Radcliff City Hall, 411 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. POC: 270-351-4714.
  • T.K. Stone SBDM Council meeting, 3 p.m. July 14, media center, 323 Morningside Drive, E’town. POC: 270-769-6343.
  • Hardin County Fiscal Court, 3:30 p.m. July 14, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 15, 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.
  • Felt Flower Wind Chimes, 3 p.m. July 15, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Make a wind chime out of felt, beads and fishing line. Registration required. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 16, Walmart, 3100 Walmart 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.
  • Healthy Recipes, 10-11 a.m. July 16, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Discover recipes for healthy foods. Registration required. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Quilting class, 2 p.m. July 16, Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Bring scrap pieces of material. POC: 370-351-9999.
  • Homeschooling 101, 7-9 p.m. July 16, Nolin RECC, 411 Ring Road, E’town, sponsored by FAITH homeschool group. Workshop will cover Kentucky laws concerning homeschooling, including what to submit to the district, how to make lesson plans, discussion about curriculum types, learning styles, goal setting and record keeping to help you get started. 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.