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Community Calendar

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Updated for April 30, 2017

HOW TO USE THIS COLUMN. Community news announcements are published at no charge in the daily calendar. 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.

Sunday, April 30

  • Animal Refuge Center’s open house, 1-6 p.m., 185 Basham Trail, Vine Grove. An afternoon of food and fun and furry pets. Dona­tions for the animals are greatly appreciated. POC: 270-877-6064 orwww.animalrefugecenter.org/event/arc-open-house.

Monday, May 1

  • ARHHC Inc. annual membership dinner deadline for reservation is Monday. Event is 6-9 p.m. May 8, ARHHC, 225 College St., rear of building, E’town. Annual potluck dinner provides a meet and greet and a thank you to local politicians and business leaders. POC: Linda, 270-737-1140 or Patty, 270-234-0149.
  • English as a second language, 11 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Tutoring sessions geared toward learners of English. Drop-ins welcome. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • E’town City Council meeting, 4:30 p.m., city hall, 200 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: 270-765-6121.

  • Sign language series, 6:30 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Topics in this American Sign Language beginner class include deaf culture, ASL basics, fingerspelling and numbers. Registration required. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109, or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • 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.

Tuesday, May 2

  • Adaptive yoga, 9-10:15 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Come in comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one. Class suitable for students of any ability level or physicality, no previous experience necessary. Individuals with walkers, canes, etc., are welcome and will benefit. A brief screening is done before each class to ensure safety. Drop-ins welcome. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • Hardin County Public Works committee meeting. 9 a.m., Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • Alzheimer’s dementia and depression symposium, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Allegro, 108 Diecks Drive, E’town. Dr. Frederick A. Schmitt from the University of Ken­tucky’s Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, and Marie Smart, Alzheimer’s consultant and family care specialist, will speak. Lunch included. Registration required. POC: 270-765-4414.
  • Helmwood Heights Site-Based Decision-Making Council meeting, 3:15 p.m., 307 Cardinal Drive, E’town. POC: Trisha L. Pfeiffer, 270-169-1328.
  • Lincoln Trail District, Boy Scouts monthly roundtable, 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 1016 Pear Orchard Road, E’town. For Scouts in Hardin, Grayson, LaRue, Breckinridge and Meade counties. POC: Johnathon F. Boles, Lincoln Trail Heritage Council, 502-400-5374 or Johnathon.boles@scouting.org.

Wednesday, May 3

  • E’town Tourism and Con­ven­tion Bureau meeting, 9 a.m., tourism center, 1030 N. Mulberry St., E’town. POC: 270-765-2175.
  • Clothesline bowl registration deadline is May 3. Event is 10 a.m.-2 p.m. or 5-9 p.m. May 10, Hardin County Extension Service, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Cost $15, Instructor is Kelly Pruitt. Wrap, wind and sew fabric strips into fantastic bowls. POC: 270-765-4121.
  • Career Foundations workshops, 1-3 p.m., Kentucky Career Center, 233 Ring Road, E’town. To register call. POC: Jerisa Lamons, 270-766-5515.
  • Vine Grove Junior Fire­fighters, 6:30 p.m., Vine Grove Fire Station, 513 Highland Ave., Vine Grove. Open to teens ages 15-18 who want to learn about firefighting or other emergency service careers. Parents welcome. POC: Ken Lucey, 270-272-4488.

Thursday, May 4

  • “Lone Starburst” beginning paper-piecing class, registration deadline is May 4. Class is 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. May 11, Hardin County Extension Service, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Cost is $15. Make a lone starburst block, finished size 12 inches, as you learn the basics of paper piecing. Some sewing experience would be beneficial. Instructor is Patty Pruitt. Supply list given at registration. POC: 270-765-4121 or sign up at hardinext.org.
  • Adaptive yoga, 10-11:30 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one. Class suitable for students of any ability level or physicality, no previous experience necessary. Individuals with walkers, canes, etc., are welcome and will benefit. A brief screening is done before each class to ensure safety. Drop-ins welcome. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109, or hcplrebekaha@gmail.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.
  • 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.
  • Smart start business basics, 5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. The how-tos of starting a small business, feasibility and legal structure, and licensing and permitting requirements. Register at the University of Ken­tucky Small Business De­velopment Center’s website at Elizabethtown SBDC Seminar Signup.
  • 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.

Friday, May 5

  • Seniors Tai Chi for arthritis class, 10:30 a.m., Allegro, 108 Diecks Drive, E’town. Specially designed program by Dr. Paul Lam and a team of Tai Chi and medical specialists. POC: 270-765-4414.
  • FAITH Homeschool Group curriculum sale, 1-3 p.m., Nazarene Church, 1200 N. Miles St., E’town. Tables free but must be reserved. No charge to sell. POC: Amy Moore, 270-769-5878, MooresinKY@gmail.com, www.faithhomeschoolky.com.
  • Central Kentucky Rods and Machines car cruise, 4 p.m., Sonic Drive-In, 537 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. DJ and food. POC: Bob Merchant, 270-763-0016 or 270-234-4852, Bobby Smallwood, 270-234-4346, or William Smallwood, 270-234-3592.
  • Fish fry, 5-7 p.m., Stephensburg Masonic Lodge, Franklin Crossroads. POC: Randal Flowers, 270-369-9673.
  • Grayson County senior companion program benefit, 5 p.m., Senior Citizen Building, Woodland Drive off U.S. 62 near Leitchfield. A benefit meal with auction and gospel singing beginning at 6 p.m. Singers are Theresa Carroll and New Image. POC: 270-230-2950.

Saturday, May 6

  • 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, sponsored by Pets in Need Society, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. March 25, Orschein Farm Store, 135 E. Lincoln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. Cats and dogs from Meade County Shelter; $20 adoption fee, receive $30 voucher to spay or neuter cats, $40 voucher for dogs. POC: Connie Mullins, 270-422-7366.
  • 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.
  • Quilting class, noon-2 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Rebecca Mack­lin facilitates this new class for quilters of all levels. POC: 502-310-2011.
  • Village Cruisers, Cruise-in, 5-9 p.m., Downtown Eliza­bethtown. All makes and models welcome. Door pri­zes, cash prizes and fun. Food and music. POC: Kelly Crump, 270-234-3036 or cruffer@hotmail.com.

Upcoming

  • English as a second lan­g­uage, 11 a.m. May 8, Hardin County Public Li­brary, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free tutoring sessions geared toward learners of English. Drop-ins welcome. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • M3-Murder, Mystery, May­hem, noon May 8, Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 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.
  • Stamping workshop, 1-2:30 p.m. May 8, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Make-and-take notecard class for a $2 registration fee. Register in person. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337 Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • Hardin Fiscal Court meeting, 3:30 p.m. May 8, third floor Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.

  • Radcliff City Council work session, 4:30 p.m. May 8, Radcliff City Hall, 441 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. POC: 270-351-4714.
  • Sign language series, 6:30 p.m. May 8, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Topics in this American Sign Language beginner class includes deaf culture, ASL basics, fingerspelling and numbers. Registration required. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • Adaptive yoga, 9-10:15 p.m. May 9, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one. Class suitable for students of any ability level or physicality, no previous experience necessary. Individuals with walkers, canes, etc., are welcome and will benefit. A brief screening is done before each class to ensure safety. Drop-ins welcome. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • Hardin Fiscal Court regular meeting, 3:30 p.m. May 9, Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • How to Pay for College workshop, 9 a.m. May 10, Hardin County Adult and Com­munity Education Col­lege View Campus, 521 Charlemagne Blvd., E’town. Presented by Ken­tuc­ky Higher Education As­sistance Authority. Call to reserve a seat. POC: 270-769-8866.