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Community Calendar

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Updated for May 21, 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.

Tuesday, May 23

  • 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.
  • Quilt-as-you-go, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. or 5-9 p.m., Hardin County Extension Service, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Cost is $15, Instructor is Kelly Pruitt. Making a reversible quilt. Supply list given at registration. POC: 270-765-4121.
  • Overdrive clinic, 3:30-4:30 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: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • 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.
  • Perennial of the year registration deadline is May 23. Class is 6 p.m. June 6, Hardin County Extension Service, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Cost: $5. Every year the Perennial Plant Association bestows one exceptional plant the title of “Perennial of the Year.” Find out what plants made the cut for the past 20 years. 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.
  • Special vision meeting, meet and greet 5:30 p.m., meeting 6-8 p.m., school gym, West Point Elementary, 209 N. 13th St., West Point. Representatives from Nel-Shaffer. POC: Janis, 502-599-7637.

Wednesday, May 24

  • Career Foundations work­shops, 1 -3 p.m., Kentucky Career Center, 233 Ring Road, E’town. To register call. POC: Jerisa Lamons, 270-766-5515.
  • 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: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • Create rolled book page wall hanging, 3 p.m., Har­din County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Registration is required for this repurposed book page class. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.

Thursday, May 25

  • 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. This class is suitable for students at any level of ability or physicality, no previous experience necessary. Individuals with walkers, canes, etc., are welcome and can benefit. A brief screening will be done before each class to ensure that safety is paramount. Drop-ins welcome. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • Quilting class, 1 p.m., Hardin County Public Lib­rary North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Enjoy the companionship and encouragement available. Bring projects to share. Having trouble with a certain project? Bring it to the meeting. 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 required. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • Hardin County Board of Adjustments meeting, 5 p.m., Hardin County Government Center, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. Application needed three weeks prior to be put 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.
  • Lincoln Trail District Board of Health meeting, 6:30 p.m., Lincoln Trail District Health Department, 108 New Glendale Road, E’town. POC: 270-769-2562.

Friday, May 26

  • Hub City Lodge No. 172 fish fry, 10:30 a.m., Morn­ing Star Missionary Baptist Church, 1106 S. Wilson Road, Radcliff. Fish, cole slaw, baked beans, mac and cheese and bread. Cost $8.50, sandwich $5, soda or water $1. POC: 270-801-6209.
  • Friday flicks, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Monthly movie time for adults. “Notorious,” starring Cary Grant and Ingrid Bergman. Classic Hitchcock suspense. Popcorn served. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.

Saturday, May 27

  • Adopt-a-pet, Animal Refuge Center in Vine Grove, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. POC: 270-877-6064.

Monday, May 29

  • Fort Knox Memorial Day ceremony and annual cemetery visitation, 11:30 a.m., Kentucky Veterans Ceme­tery-Central, Radcliff. Mem­orial Day ceremony, open to the public and includes remarks by Maj. Gen. Christopher Hughes, commander of U.S. Army Cadet Com­mand and Fort Knox. Hughes will participate in a ceremonial wreath laying. POC: 502-624-2125 or go to the Fort Knox Visitor Center at the Chaffee (main) Gate for assistance or public affairs office, 502-624-3051.
     

Upcoming

  • English as a second language, 11 a.m. May 29, 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.
  • Fort Knox Memorial Day ceremony and annual cemetery visitation, 11:30 a.m. May 29, Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central Dixie Blvd., Radcliff. The Memorial Day ceremony, open to the general public, will include remarks by Maj. Gen. Christopher Hughes, commander of the U.S. Army Cadet Command and Fort Knox. Hughes will participate in a ceremonial wreath laying. POC: 502-624-2125 or visit the Fort Knox Visitor Center at the Chaffee (main) Gate for assistance or public affairs office, 502-624-3051.
  • Sign language series, 6:30 p.m. May 29, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. The topics in this ASL beginner class will include deaf culture, ASL basics, finger spelling and numbers. Registration required. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • Hardin County Photography Club meeting, 7 p.m. May 30, Nolin RECC community room, 411 Ring Road, E’town. For more information about the group, go to its Facebook page at www.facebook.com/groups/hardincountyphotographyclub. POC: Brittany Rossell, 270-300-1329.
  • Attracting pollinators, 3-4 p.m. May 31, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. What are the key ingredients in attracting butterflies and bees to a garden?  Discover the secret sauce in this talk about plants that draw in the birds, bees and butterflies. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337, Ext. 109 or hcplrebekaha@gmail.com.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 3, Kroger-Towne Mall, 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. Thyroid screening, $15. POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Relay For Life of Hardin County, noon-midnight. June 3, North Hardin High School football field/track, 801 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Teams will be walking the track all day and fundraising to raise funds for cancer research and awareness. This is a family friendly event. To create a team or for more information. POC: www.relayforlife.org/hardinky or Wanda, 270-307-6213 or Debbie, 270-319-2082.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. June 5, 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. Thyroid Screening, $15. POC: 270-234-4406.