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Updated for May 29, 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.

Sunday, May 29

  • 24th Annual Civil War Days living history program, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Fort Duffield Park and Historic Site in West Point. Encampments and artillery demonstrations. Food by BiteSize Catering. Shuttle service available $5 per person or $15 per family, parents and all children younger than 18. Proceeds benefit Fort Duffield upkeep. POC: Connie Morris, 502-922-4574 or info@fortduffield.com or fortduffield.com.


  • Annual Memorial Day services, 10 a.m., Fort Duffield Memorial Ceme­tery, Fort Duffield Park and Historic Site in West Point. Presented by Fort Duf­field, Camp No. 1, De­partment of Kentucky and Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. Speaker and ceremonies. No Shuttle service. Free. Bring a lawn chair for guaranteed seating. POC: 502-922-4574 or info@fortduffield.com.
  • English as a second language, 10 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free tutoring sessions geared toward learners of English. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • American Legion, Hardin Post 113’s Annual Memorial Day Ceremony, 10:30 a.m., American Legion Park, North Miles Street, E’town. Guest speaker for the 61st annual ceremony is State Sen. Dennis Parrett. POC: Randy Harris or Jesse Hall, 270-737-9949.
  • Fort Knox Memorial Day service, 11:30 a.m., Radcliff Veterans Cemetery-Central, 2501 N. Dixie Blvd., Radcliff. For those visiting graves, it is recommended to visit prior to the service or after it concludes. POC: Chuck Heater, 270-351-5115.
  • American Legion Park Pool grand opening, noon, ground breaking ceremony; 1 p.m. pool opens. Daily admission is $4 for children ages 4-17, $6 for adults and children 3 and younger are free. For more information and for special pricing, call the pool. POC: American Legion Park Pool, 270-737-5449.


  • Beginner’s sewing, 5-7 p.m., Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Even if you have not attended a previous class you are welcome to join class this month. POC: 270-351-9999.


  • E’town Tourism and Convention Bureau meeting, 9 a.m., Tourism Center, 1030 N. Mulberry St., E’town. POC: 270-765-2175.
  • Vine Grove Junior Firefighters, 6:30 p.m., Vine Grove Fire Station, 513 Highland Ave., Vine Grove. Open to teens ages 14-18 who want to learn about firefighting or other emergency service careers. Parents welcome. POC: Ken Lucey, 270-272-4488.


  • Community bingo, 1:30-3:30 p.m., RobinBrooke Senior Living, 201 Har­mony Way, E’town. Spon­sored by HealthSouth and RobinBrooke Senior Living. Prizes and refreshments provided. RSVP by Wed­nesday. POC: 270-982-3343.
  • 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, 5-7 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Classes provide steps for starting a business, feasibility, legal structure, licensing and permitting requirements. No charge, call to register. POC: 270-765-6737 or Samantha.loyall@yahoo.com.
  • 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.


  • AARP Smart Driver Class, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Hardin Memorial Hospital, 913 N. Dixie Ave., E’town. Refresher course for seniors, who receive auto insurance premium reduction with the class. All ages welcome. No written or driving test required. Registration is $15 for AARP members, $20 for nonmembers. POC: Charles Meyers, 270-737-7904.
  • Fish fry, 5-8 p.m., Stephensburg Masonic Lodge, Franklin Cross­roads. POC: Randal Flowers, 270-369-9673.


  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Village Cruisers, Cruise In, 5-9 p.m., 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.
  • Benefit for Meade County High School Alumni Academic Scholarship Fund, school gym, 938 Old State Road, Brandenburg. Monarchs singing group from 8:30-11 p.m. Tickets $25 per person POC: Hugh Cross hwcross@bbtel.com or Margaret Benham, 270-422-2904.


  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 6, 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.
  • Public Works Committee, 9 a.m. June 7, Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • WKU Mobile Health Unit through the WKU Institute for Rural Health, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. EDT June 7, Jones Home Center, 948 Grayson St./Ky. 224, Upton. Free glucose and lipid panel, cholesterol panal and triglycerides and TC/HDL ratio, fasting best but not required for testing. POC: Heather Hagan Jones, 270-369-8717.
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 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: POC: 270-234-4406.
  • Military Job Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 8, Saber & Quill, 1118 Chaffee Ave., Fort Knox. Open to active duty military, spouses, reservists, veterans, retirees and civilians. Na­tional and regional opportunities. POC: 757-965-5808 or CivilianJobs.com.
  • Hosparus Central Kentucky free volunteer training in June and July, 8:45 a.m.-5 p.m. June 9, Elizabethtown office, 105 Diecks Drive, E’town. HCK needs patient support volunteers in Breckinridge, Grayson, Hardin, LaRue and Meade counties and vol­unteers for the Thrift Shoppe, 611 W. Poplar St., Suite A2, E’town. Lunch provided. POC: To register, Annette Jones, 270-737-6300 or ajones@hosparus.org.
  • Hardin County Board of Adjustment meeting, 5 p.m. June 9, second floor meeting room. Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way. E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.