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Updated for Feb. 21, 2017

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.

Tuesday, Feb. 21

Hardin Memorial Hospital board meeting, 8:30 a.m., third-floor conference room, Hardin Memorial Hospital, 913 N. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.

Alzheimer’s basics of understanding the illness, 2 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Registration is required. POC: 1-800-272-3900.

Central Kentucky Multiple Sclerosis self-help group meeting, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Central Avenue Bap­tist Church, 401 Central Ave., E’town. Anyone affected by this autoimmune illness is invited to attend. POC: Vinessa Johnson, 270-765-3686 or ck.shgleader@gmail.com.

Hardin County Planning Commission meeting, 5 p.m., Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. Application needed three weeks prior to be put on the agenda. POC: 270-769-5479.

Living with Alzheimer’s middle stages, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free program sponsored by Cardinal Health. Professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care. Registration required. POC: 1-800-272-3900.

Radcliff City Council regular meeting, 6:30 p.m., Radcliff City Hall, 441 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. POC: 270-351-4714.

Wednesday, Feb. 22

  • Color me calm, 3-4 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Open to adults who enjoy coloring for relaxation or creative expression. Materials provided. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 199.
  • Drop-in tech lab, 3-5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Stop by for tech assistance in the computer lab. If more help is needed, an appointment will be set. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 199.

Thursday, Feb. 23

  • Adaptive yoga, 10-11:30 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Come in comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one. Suitable for students at any level of ability or physicality, no previous experience necessary. Individuals with walkers, canes, etc., are welcome and will benefit. Drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 199.
  • Embroidery guild, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Hardin County Extension Service, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Hand or machine embroidery. POC: Mary Logsdon, 270-668-7603.
  • Quilting class, 1-4 p.m., Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Fix It, 4-5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. This class, facilitated by Servpro, will address home repair, maintenance concerns and common emergency prevention. Materials provided by Home Depot. Registration is required. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 199.
  • Hardin County Board of Adjustments meeting, 5 p.m., Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. Application needed three weeks in advance to appear on the agenda. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • 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.
  • Friends of the Hardin County Public Library meeting, 6 p.m., Hardin County Library Main Branch, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Open to everyone wishing to support the county library system. Plans are being made for spring book sale. POC: Jim Weise, 270-766-1073.

Friday, Feb. 24

  • Soul food dinner, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church, 1106 S. Wilson Road, Radcliff. Sponsored by Rising Star Chapter No. 102. All proceeds go to CDGC/OES, PHA scholarships. Dinner is $8 and includes meat, two sides, dessert and drink. Sandwich is $5 and includes pulled pork sandwich, dessert and drink. POC: 270-351-1161.
  • Coffee, cocoa and craft mug painting, 3 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Enjoy a warm drink while you paint a mug, freehand or with stencils. Registration required. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 199.

Saturday, Feb. 25

  • American Red Cross blood drive, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., American Legion Hardin Post No. 113, 1251 Ring Road, E’town. Sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary Hardin Unit No. 113. POC: Diane Kennedy, 270-300-2110 or kenndmk@yahoo.com.
  • Adopt-a-pet, Animal Refuge Center in Vine Grove, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. POC: 270-877-6064.

Monday, Feb. 27

  • Extension Service class, 11 a.m.-noon, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. This month continues the Cooking through the Cal­endar series. Registration required. If fewer than five preregister, the program will be canceled. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 199.
  • English as a second language, 11 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free tutoring sessions geared toward learners of English. Drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 199.
  • Panther Academy site-based decision-making council meeting, 2:30 p.m., 634 N. Mulberry St., E’town. Requests to address meeting must be made seven days in advance. POC: 270-765-3007.
  • Monday matinee, 3-5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Monthly movie time for adults. “Nine Lives,” starring Kevin Spacey and Jennifer Garner. Popcorn served. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 199.
  • 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.

Upcoming

  • ‘It’s Modern Baby’ quilt class Registration deadline Feb. is 28. Class is 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. or 5:30-9:30 p.m. March 7, Hardin County Extension Office, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Cost$ 15. Instructor is Patty Pruitt. This quilt is quick and easy to make. It uses Fat Quarters and can be made in any color combination. A supply list will be given at registration. POC: Call 270-765-4121 or Online@hardinext.org.
  • March homemaker lesson, gardening in small spaces, 10:30 a.m. Feb. 28, Hardin County Extension Service, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Presented by Dennis Morgeson, horticulture agent in Washington County. Involvement by people in gardening activities helps promote healthy habits. Consuming home-grown vegetables is good for health. POC: 270-765-4121 or fran.hodges@uky.edu.
  • Alzheimer’s basics of understanding the illness, 2 p.m. Feb. 28, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Anyone is welcome to attend this Alzheimer’s Association workshop. Registration is required. POC: 1-800-272-3900.
  • Hardin Fiscal Court meeting, 3:30 p.m. Feb. 28, third floor, Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provi­dent Way, E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • Overdrive clinic, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Feb. 28, 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. 199.
  • Living with Alzheimer’s late stages, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 28, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free program sponsored by Cardinal Health. In the late stage of Alzheimer’s disease, caregiving typically involves new ways of connecting and interacting with the person with the disease. Find out about resources, monitoring care and providing meaningful connection. Registration required. POC: 1-800-272-3900.
  • How to grow: carrots registration deadline is March 1. Class is, 6 p.m. March 15, Hardin County Extension Office, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Cost: $5. Learn all about the lowly carrot and new varieties, how to grow them in Kentucky clay and the best recipes. POC: http://hardin.ca.uky.edu/content/line-class-registration to sign up and make payments Or 270-765-4121 then mail in your payment.
  • Hosparus Central Kentucky patient support training, 8:45 a.m.-5 p.m. March 2, Hosparus Central Kentucky Elizabethtown office, 105 Diecks Drive, E’town. Volunteers needed in Breckinridge, Grayson, Hardin, LaRue and Meade counties. Registration required prior to the session. POC: Annette Jones, 270-737-6300 or ajones@hosparus.org.
  • Red Cross blood drive, noon-6 p.m. March 2, Elizabethtown Blood Donation Center, 405 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: Tiffany Taylor, 502-208-2380 or tiffany.taylor@redcross.org, redcrossblood.org or facebook.com/RedCrossBlood
  • Quilting class, 2-4 p.m. March 2, Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Bring a project to share. If having trouble with a project, bring it to the meeting to see if the problem can be solved. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Red Cross blood drive, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. March 4, Walmart, 100 Walmart Drive, Suite E, E’town. POC: Tiffany Taylor, 502-208-2380 or tiffany.taylor@redcross.org, redcrossblood.org or facebook.com/RedCrossBlood.