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Community Calendar

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Updated for May 1, 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 1

  • Animal Refuge Center open house, 1-6 p.m., 185 Basham Trail, Vine Grove. Food, fun and furry antics. Admission is one bag of cat or dog food or monetary donation. POC: 270-877-6064.
  • First Sunday nature hike, 2-3 p.m., Visitors Center, Bernheim Forest, Ky. 245, Clermont. Free. POC: 502-955-8512.

Monday

  • English as a Second Language classes in Eliza­bethtown, Hardin County Adult and Community Education, 114 S. Mulberry St. evenings, ECTCS mornings and Radcliff, 620 S. Wilson Road afternoons. Call to register. Free. POC: 270-789-8866.
  • GED classes in Eliza­bethtown, Hardin County Adult and Community Education, 114 S. Mul­berry St. and 620 S. Wilson Road, Radcliff. Morn­ing and evening free classes available at both locations. Call to register. POC: 270-769-8866
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 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.
  • 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.
  • National Career Readi­ness Assessment and Ken­­tucky Essential Skills Certification, noon-4 p.m. Mondays and Wed­nesdays, Kentucky Career Center, 233 Ring Road, E’town. Both are free. POC: To register, Hardin County Adult Education, 270-769-8866.
  • Resources and community support committee meeting, 3 p.m., Hardin County Government Center, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. Fiscal Year 2016/2017 Budget Discussion. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • E’town City Council meeting, 4:30 p.m., City Hall, 200 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: 270-765-6121.

  • Hosparus Central Ken­tucky needs patient support volunteers, 5:15-9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, must attend both nights, May 12 and June 9, 8:45 a.m.-5 p.m. lunch provided, HCK Elizabethtown office, 105 Diecks Drive. Register at least one week prior to each training, POC: Annette Jones, 270-737-6300 or ajones@hosparus.org.
  • 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

  • Public Works commitee meeting, 9 a.m., Hardin County Government Center, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • Downloading electronic materials, 3-4 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: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • Hardin County Planning Commission meeting, 5 p.m., second floor meeting room, Hardin County Government Center, 150 N. Provident Way. E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.
  • Beginner’s sewing, 5-7 p.m., Hardin County Library North Branch, 800 S. Logsdon Parkway, Radcliff. Even if you have not attended a previous class you are welcome to join the class this month. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Lincoln Trail District, Boy Scouts monthly roundtable, 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 1016 Pear Orch­ard Road, E’town. This is for all 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

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 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.
  • E’town Tourism and Con­vention Bureau meeting, 8 a.m., Tourism Center, 1030 N. Mulberry St., E’town. POC: 270-765-2175.
  • Lunch and Learn, gardening for butterflies, 10:30-1 p.m., Visitors Center, Bernheim Forest, Ky. 245, Clermont. Members $15 and nonmembers $20. Free event. POC: 502-955-8512.
  • Vine Grove Junior Fire­fighters, 6:30 p.m., Vine Grove Fire Station, 513 Highland Ave., Vine Grove; open to ages 14-18 who want to learn about firefighting or other emergency service careers. Parents welcome. POC: Ken Lucey, 270-272-4488.

Thursday

  • Scrapbook circle, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Bring project materials. Call to register, drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.
  • Quilting class, 2 p.m., Hardin County Library North Branch, 800 S. Logs­don Parkway, Radcliff. Bring projects to share or projects you need assistance with. POC: 270-351-9999.
  • Smart start business basics, 5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. How-tos of starting a business, feasibility and legal structure and licensing and permitting requirements. Register for this course via the University of Kentuc Small Business Development Center’s website Elizabethtown SBDC Seminar Signup.
  • Learn to crochet, 6-7:30 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Instructor is Martha Brooks. Bring yarn and hook if you’ve started a project and would like assistance. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • Hardin County Board of Adjustment meeting, 5 p.m., second floor meeting room. Hardin County Government Center, 150 N. Provident Way. E’town. 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.

Friday

  • Stamping workshop, 10-11:30 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Make-and-take notecard class. Registration is $2. Call to register. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • National Public Gardens Day, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Visi­tors Center, Bernheim Forest, Ky. 245, Clermont. Free event. POC: 502-955-8512.
  • Color me calm, 3-4 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Open to adults to color for relaxation or creative expression. Materials are provided. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • Bingo, 4-5 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Monthly game time for adults. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • Fish fry, 5-8 p.m., Ste­phensburg Masonic Lodge, Franklin Crossroads. POC: Randal Flowers, 270-369-9673.

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., Golden Corral, 1835 N. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: Bob Woosley, 270-877-2244.
  • Wildflower Stroll, wildflowers of mid spring, 10 a.m.-noon, Visitors Center, Bernheim Forest, Ky. 245, Clermont. Members $10 and nonmembers $12. POC: 502-955-8512.
  • 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. first Saturday of the month, April-October, 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. first Saturday of the month April-Oct., 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.

Upcoming

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. May 9, Walmart, 3795 E. John Rowan Blvd, Bardstown. 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.
  • English as a Second Lan­guage, 10 a.m. May 9, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free tutoring sessions geared toward learners of English. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • Crochet circle, 10 a.m.-noon May 9, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Bring a project and enjoy the fellowship of others. POC: 270-769-6337, Ext. 109.
  • M3-Murder, Mystery, Mayhem, noon May 9, Pick up the latest mystery selection at the circulation desk. POC: 270-351-9999
  • Advisory Council meeting, 2:30 p.m. May 9, Family Resource Center, New Highland Elementary School, 110 W.A. Jenkins Road. E’town. POC: 270-765-2007.
  • Radcliff City Council work session, 4:30 p.m. May 9, Radcliff City Hall, 411 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd., Radcliff. POC: jaldridge@radcliff.org or 270-351-4714.
  • Community Bingo at Robin­Brooke Senior Living, 1:30 p.m. May 10, 201 Harmony Way, E’town. Sponsored by Caretenders and RobinBrooke Senior Living. Prizes and refreshments provided. RSVP by May 8. POC: 270-982-3343.
  • Hardin Fiscal Court meeting, 3:30 p.m. May 10, third floor, Hardin County Government Cen­ter, 150 N. Provident Way. E’town. POC: Suzanne Perla, 270-765-2350.
  • Therapeutic loving fos­ter care, 6-7 p.m. May 10, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Infor­ma­tional meeting to learn about becoming a foster parent. Sponsored by Home of the Innocents. POC: kkopp@homeoftheinnocents.org