Entertainment calendar

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Updated for Dec. 1, 2016

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Thursday, Dec. 1

  • Heart Of Kentucky Men’s Chorus, 7-9:30 p.m., Me­morial United Methodist Church choir room, 631 N. Miles St., E’town. Interested singers invited to attend. POC: Jim Lever, 502-592-5219.
  • Live music, 10 p.m. Mag Bar, 1398 S. 2nd Street, Louisville. Featuring Sean T. Johnson. POC: 502-637-9052.

Friday, Dec. 2

  • Bluegrass Jam, 6 p.m., Stovall United Methodist Church basement, 949 Rogersville Road, Radcliff. POC: Margaret Hamilton, 270-234-8474 or Rick Smith, 502-619-0958.
  • Bill Kappel & The No Name Band, 7-10:30 p.m., Meade County Senior Citizens Building, 1200 Old Ekron Road, Brandenburg. Classic country and classic rock ’n’ roll. $6 cover. POC: 812-572-3129.
  • Bunco, 7 p.m., Masonic Lodge, 125 N. Mulberry St., E’town. Sponsored by Masonic Lodge Order of the Eastern Star. Refreshments are served. Cash prizes. POC: Pat, 270-763-2159.
  • ‘Moana’ 3-D (PG), 7 p.m., Waybur Theater, Bldg. 1102, Old Ironsides Road, Fort Knox. POC: 502-942-4284.

Saturday, Dec. 3

  • Fitness exercise, 10 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. A 90-minute fitness program inspired by Tai Chi to improve physical health. No equipment or prior training necessary. Free. POC: Dr. Joseph Chathaparampil, 270-769-2274.
  • Festival of Trees & Holiday Concert, 6 p.m., The Historic State Theater, 208 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. Event benefiting SpringHaven Inc. Domestic Violence Program featuring a silent auction for items including trees and wreaths decorated and donated by local businesses and individuals. Also included are a concert by The Heartland Winds and light refreshments. Tickets, $10. POC: 270-234-8258.
  • Country music, 6:30-10 p.m. LaRue County Senior Center, 112 N. Walters Ave., Hodgenville. Singers and musicians welcome. POC: 270-358-4311 or viola47@windstream.net.
  • Dance and entertainment, 7 p.m., conference room 104, Best Western Atrium Gardens, 1043 Executive Drive, E’town. Classic rock, new country, oldies, line dancing, raffles, giveaways and card games. Must be older than 21. Cover charge, $4. POC: Dan Carter, 502-744-3076.
  • ‘Hacksaw Ridge,’ (R), 7 p.m., Waybur Theater, Bldg. 1102, Old Ironsides Road, Fort Knox. POC: 502-942-4284.
  • Heart of Kentucky Men’s Chorus Christmas Show, 7-9 p.m., Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center, 384 W.A. Jenkins Road, E’town. Event featuring Heart of Kentucky’s Men’s Chorus with The Humdingers (Dapper Dans), the John Hardin High School Advanced Chorus and 9-2-5. Tickets are $12 for orchestra level, $9.95 for balcony. POC: Jim Lever, 270-234-1046.
  • Lincoln Jamboree, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Lincoln Farm Road, Hodgenville. Featuring a tribute to Elvis by Todd Bodenheimer, Kelly Casey with her singing chicken, Malerie Skaggs and Ron Meek, with Joel Ray Sprowls and the Lincoln Jamboree Gang. $10. POC: For reservations, call 270-358-3545 or purchase tickets at the door.
  • Shepherdsville country music show, 7:30 p.m., 1833 Ky. 44 West, Interstate 65, exit 117, three miles west. Featuring Glen Rice, Alan Hilbert and Roger Conley, with Pat Portman & the 44 Country Band. Admission $9, $8 for seniors. $4 for children 6-12, free to those 5 and younger. POC: Dani, 502-807-9604.
  • Square dancing, 8-10 p.m., Hardin County Fair Squares on Ky. 210, 1524 Hodgenville Road. POC: Charlotte, 270-735-6802.

Sunday, Dec. 4

  • Open mic poetry reading, 2-4 p.m., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 1980 N. Dixie Highway, E’town. All are welcome to listen or read at this free, open mic poetry reading held in the music section of the store. POC: 270-763-0288.
  • ‘Doctor Strange’ (PG-13), 2 p.m., Waybur Theater, Bldg. 1102, Old Ironsides Road, Fort Knox. Free showing. POC: 502-942-4284.

Monday, Dec. 5

  • Orphan car display, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, Swope’s Cars of Yesteryear Museum, 1100 N. Dixie Ave., E’town. Packards, Pierce Arrows, LaSalles and Hupmobiles. Conducted tours available. Handicapped accessible, air conditioned, research library, video and tour bus parking. Free. POC: 270-763-6175.
  • Bunco, 6:30 p.m., VFW Post 10281, 299 Briggs Lane, Vine Grove. POC: 270-877-2138.
  • Heartland Dulcimer Club, 6:30-8:30 p.m., First Presby­terian Church, 1016 Pear Orchard Road, E’town. POC: Lorinda, 270-862-9747.
  • Heartland Fillies, 6:30-8:30 p.m. First Presby­terian Church, 1016 Pear Orchard Road, E’town. Practice for women’s barbershop group. New singers welcome. POC: Marcia Barnes, 270-862-3525.
  • Line dancing, 7-8:30, American Legion, 1251 Ring Road West, E’town. Open to the public. $3. POC: 270-723-0770.
  • Modern square dance classes, 7 p.m., Hardin County Fair Squares building, 1524 Hodgenville Road, Ky. 210, E’town. Casual wear, all ages welcome and snacks served. $3. POC: 270-735-6802.
  • Open mic Mondays, 7-11 p.m., Bourbon Barrel Tavern, 110 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. Sign-ups start promptly at 6 p.m. POC: manager@bourbonbarreltavern.com.

Tuesday, Dec. 6

  • Hardin County History Museum, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tues­days-Saturdays, 201 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. Including bell from Lynnland College of Glendale on loan from Tyler Bowman and the general store on loan from Gerald Tamme. POC for guided tours: 270-763-8339.
  • The Heartland Song­wri­ters Association Of Kentucky, 7 p.m., Bourbon Barrel Tavern, 110 W. Dixie Ave, E’town. Meeting open to the public. POC: Gary Fights, 270-505-3189.
  • Line dancing with The Highway 210 Hillbilly Stomp­ers, 7-8:30 p.m., former Hardin County Skating Rink on Ky. 210. $3. POC: 270-737-2295.

Wednesday, Dec. 7

  • Fitness exercise, 1 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. A 90-minute fitness program inspired by Tai Chi to improve physical health. No equipment or prior training necessary. Free. POC: Dr. Joseph Chathaparampil, 270-769-2274.
  • Line dancing With The Lightfoot Dancers, 7-8:30 p.m., Colvin Community Center, 230 Freedom Way, Radcliff. Beginner line dance lessons provided. $3. POC: Gail Faubert, 270-723-0770.
  • Open Mic Night, 7:30 p.m.-midnight, WhoDos Pizzeria, 212 Commerce Drive, E’town, free open mic night for all ages, hosted by Gary Fights. POC: 270-900-1244


  • Light Up Downtown, 8:30 a.m. Dec. 10, downtown Elizabethtown. Annual Christmas event featuring Christ­mas parade at 5 p.m., followed by Christmas caroling, a reading of “The Night Before Christmas” by Mayor Edna Berger and the lighting of downtown, as well as free photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus, with hot chocolate and cookies, live Nativity and the usual Second Saturday activity. Event kicks off with Breakfast with Santa, 8:30-10:30 a.m. at The Historic State Theater and includes Christmas Marketplace on South Main, Santa’s Workshop at The Brown-Pusey House, Lunch with Santa at The Wicked Eyed Woman and showings of “The Polar Express” at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at The Historic State Theater. POC: www.historicstatetheater.org, www.brownpuseyhouse.org and www.thewickedeyedwoman.com or 270-765-6121.