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Updated for July 26, 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.

Monday, July 27

  • New Highland Elementary School Family Resource Center Advisory Council meeting, noon, New High­land Elementary, 110 W.A. Jenkins Road, E’town. POC: Family Resource Center, 270-765-2007.
  • E’town City Council meeting, 4:30 p.m., City Hall, 200 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: 270-765-6121.
  • Self-Defense for Women, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, July 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 fire advisory board meeting, 6 p.m., second-floor conference room, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town.

Tuesday

  • Hardin County E-911 Board meeting, 10 a.m., E-911 Dispatch Center, 100 Lawson Blvd., E’town. POC: 270-737-5669.
  • Hardin Fiscal Court meeting, 3:30 p.m., H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • Beginner’s sewing, 5-7 p.m., Hardin County Public Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Megan Kinder, fashion design teacher at North Hardin High School, will lead the class. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • 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.

Thursday

  • Purity Retreat and Banquet, Thursday-Sunday, Camp Nikao, 7566 Shep­herdsville Road, Elizabethtown. Conducted by M.O.D. Squad teen outreach ministry. Cost: Donation of three canned goods. Open to middle school, high school and young adults ages 18-24. Overnight camp is limited. Only the first 300 campers are guaranteed sleeping quarters on site. POC: Pamela Pittman, 270-300-1740; Dewena Nance, 270-319-8079; or email m.o.d.squad@outlook.com.
  • 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.
  • Freezer Meal Prep Boot­camp, 6-8 p.m., Hardin County Extension Service, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Learn how to prep meals for your freezer. Free, limited spots available. POC: Sandra, 270-501-0487 or RSVP on Facebook.
  • The Charles W. Logsdon Historic Downtown Walking Tour, 7 p.m., Public Square in Elizabethtown, weather permitting. POC: Heritage Council, 270-982-2209.

Friday

  • Essential Oils and Bath Bombs, 4-5:30 p.m., Har­din County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Learn how a few oils can protect your home from germs, bugs and a myriad of medical ailments. Make a bath bomb sample to take home. Registration required. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Sip and Stretch workshop, 7-9 p.m., B-Fit Personal Training, 200 Sycamore St., Suite 138, Elizabethtown. Activities include beginner yoga poses and foam rolling techniques. Wine is provided. Bring a healthy snack. Cost is $20 with proceeds benefiting New Beginnings Family Services. Reserva­tions encouraged. POC: 270-300-1038 or bfitpersonaltraining@mac.com.

Saturday

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 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.
  • 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.
  • Back-to-school bash, 9 a.m.-noon, Howevalley United Methodist Church, for kindergarten through fifth-grade students. Games, food, door prizes are planned plus free school supplies. First 50 kids receive a goody bag. POC: 270-234-6237.
  • Towne Mall’s annual Kids Day event, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., stage performances, door prizes, eye screenings and fun. For full schedule, go to www.thetownemall.com/Events/KidsDay. POC: Theresa Steinemann, theresa.steinemann@macerich.com
  • Pet adoption, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Feeder’s Supply, 1610 Ring Road, E’town, conducted by Animal Refuge Center. POC: ARC, 270-877-6064.
  • Learn how to street paint, 11 a.m., Beautifully Bare Laser, 347 N. Wilson Road, Radcliff. Via Colori Kentucky will teach how to paint on the street. Family friendly event. POC: 270-300-1816.
  • Back-to-school community event, 2-6 p.m., Radcliff City Park, hosted by The Lord’s Supper Soup Kitchen. Barbecue, kids’ games, free haircuts and vouchers for hairstyles. Free backpacks with school supplies, free clothing and tennis shoes. Gospel and Christian concert, guest speaker. Every adult must have children/dependents present to receive back to school supplies. A vehicle will be given away to a family in need. POC: 270-351-7687.
  • 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.
  • Senior Citizens dance, 6:30-10 p.m., Vaughn Reno Starks Community Center, 105 Bishop Lane, E’town, featuring Jim Walters “Prime Time Band.” POC: Fred Bramblett, 270-234-6523.

Upcoming

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 3, 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.
  • National Active and Retired Federal Employees, Chapter 1050, potluck business meeting 6:30 p.m. Aug. 3 at Nolin RECC conference room, 411 Ring Road, Elizabethtown. POC: Marilyn Ardisson, 270-307-8670.
  • Hardin County Public Works meeting, 9 a.m. Aug. 4, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Hardin County Planning Commission meeting, 5 p.m. Aug. 4, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Vine to Wine, 6-7 p.m. Aug. 4, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Learn how to make homemade wine with almost any fruit or vegetable you grow in your garden or yard. Sample Master Gardener Norva Lark’s homemade blackberry wine. Registration required. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • ARHHC monthly meetings, Aug. 4, 6 p.m. board meeting, 7 p.m. membership meeting, ARHHC headquarters, 225 College St., Elizabethtown. POC: Office manager Ken Brewster, 270-737-1140 weekdays during business hours.
  • Stamping workshop, 3-5 p.m. Aug. 5, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Make-and-take notecard class. Free. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Scrapbook Circle, 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 6, 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.
  • United States Armor and Engineer Board Reunion Luncheon, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug 6, 2015 Golden China Restaurant in Radcliff. POC: Doris Dowdell, 270-765-7982.
  • Hardin County Board of Adjustment meeting, 5 p.m. Aug. 6, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Griddle Me This, 6 p.m. Aug. 6, Hardin County Extension Service, 201 Peterson Drive, E’town. Dinner made on the griddle. Free. POC: to RSVP, 270-765-4121 or on Facebook.
  • Alzheimer’s Association, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 7, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Educational program for anyone who knows someone or is caring for someone with Azheimer’s at any stage. Registration required. POC: 800-272-3900.
  • Cecilia Days, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 7, downtown Cecilia. Corn ole, fish plate dinner, barbecue sandwiches and baby, Little Miss and Master, Princess and Prince, Jr. Miss and Miss Cecilia contests. POC: baby contest, Clarissa Yates, 270-862-3792; other contests, Linda Thomas, 270-234-9578; corn hole games, Trevor Mather, 270-268-6229.
  • Cecilia Days, 7 a.m.-dark Aug. 8, downtown Cecilia. Breakfast at Cecilia Baptist Church, parade at 10 a.m., grilled barbecue chicken dinners, tractor display and tractor games, live entertainment, car show, venders, Ruritan auction, “Almost” Talent Show, honorary mayor drawing and fireworks. POC: Carl Cox, 270-862-5195 or 270-735-5276.
  • Taking Care of Business 5K Color Run and Walk, 9 a.m. Aug. 8, LaRue County High School, 925 S. Lincoln Blvd., Hodgenville. Entry fee, $25 by Aug. 1, $30 after Aug. 1. Proceeds benefit business and technology students going to Walt Disney World in November. POC: for registration, Active.com, Shannon Bowen, 270-358-2210 or Shannon.bowen@larue.kyschools.com.
  • Classic Corvettes KY, 2 p.m. Aug. 9, Nolin RECC conference room, 411 Ring Road, Elizabethtown. Dinner cruise follows the meeting. Corvette enthusiasts are welcome to come and find out about the club. Plans include contributions to local charities and fun events. Go to www.classic-corvettes-ky.com/index.htm. POC: Bob Schramm, 270-763-8439 or email jaycamper@gmail.com.
  • Crochet Circle, 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 10, 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. Aug. 10, council chambers, Radcliff City Hall, 411 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. POC: 270-351-4714.
  • T.K. Stone Middle School site-based decision-making council meeting, 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10, T.K. Stone Library/Media Center, 323 Morningside Dr., E’town. POC: Patty Gohman, 270-769-6343.
  • Intro to Spanish, 5-6 p.m. Aug. 10, 17 and 24, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Continuation of July sessions and open only to students who attended in July. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Why Did My Plants Die? 3-4 p.m. Aug. 12, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Walk through steps to grow healthy plants and prevent diseases and other pests from killing gardens. Call to register, drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Resume writing workshop, 1-2 p.m., Aug. 13, Aug. 18 and Aug. 25, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free program includes individual resume-building assistance. Registration is required because of limited space. POC: Rebekah Akers, 270-769-6337.
  • Bingo, 3-4 p.m. Aug. 14, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Monthly game time for adults. Call to register, but drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Elizabethtown Lions Club annual chicken barbecue, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 15, Elizabethtown High School, 620 N. Mulberry St., E’town. Cost is $7. Drive through service available or served in the school cafeteria. Tickets are available from any Lions Club member or at the door. POC: Travis Langdon, 270-763-2732.
  • Down Home Nights, 7-9 p.m. Aug. 15, White Mills Ballpark, sponsored by the White Mills Civic League. “Masterson, Family and Friends” will play. Free, but a hat will be passed for donations to help bands with expenses. Refreshments available to raise money for the Blossom Girls from White Mills Christian Church. Bring lawn chairs. POC: Elaine Sallee, 270-369-7808.
  • St. Catherine Alumni Reunion, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 16, St. Catherine gym, St. Catherine Alumni Association of New Haven hosts its annual All Class Reunion for students who attended grade or high school at St. Catherine. An old-style Sunday dinner will be served at 1 p.m. The reunion will specially recognize classes celebrating their 40th, 45th, 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th, 70th and 75th anniversaries. Please come and reconnect with old friends. Tickets are $25 a person in advance and $30 a person at the door. Make checks payable to St. Catherine Alumni Association and mail to P.O. Box 4, New Haven, KY. 40051. POC: Millie Cambron, 502-549-8839.
  • Learn to Crochet, 10-11 a.m. Aug. 17, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Instructor 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: 769-6337.
  • Hardin County Solid Waste meeting, 3:30 p.m. Aug. 17, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Hardin County Resources and Community Support meeting, 3 p.m. Aug. 18, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-765-2350.
  • Hardin County Planning Commission meeting, 5 p.m. Aug. 18, third floor, H.B. Fife Courthouse, 100 Public Square, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Radcliff City Council meeting, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 18, council chambers, Radcliff City Hall, 411 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. POC: 270-351-4714.