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Community Calendar, March 26, 2014

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Community
The Compassionate Friends will host meetings for bereaved parents who have lost children of any age. Meetings are 6:30-8:30 p.m. the first Thursday and the third Monday of each month at the hospice building, 643 Teton Trail in Frankfort. For more information, call Kathy Wainscott at 502-517-6289.

6th Day Health Ministries of Lawrenceburg is sponsoring free “Happy, Healthy and Full of Life!” fellowship and potluck nights open to the community, according to a release. Attendees are asked to bring a healthy dish and the recipe to share with the group. Following each meal, event organizers will have a short discussion on different health topics. Get-togethers will be the 2nd and 4th Monday each month at 6 p.m. at Ninevah Christian Church. Next meeting will be April 14. ‘Come and join us for some great food, fun and fellowship,’ event organizers said in the release. Call Shawn Tucker for more information at 502-839-3978 or visit www.6thdayhealth. com.

Alton Jamboree
Country and Bluegrass Band plays every Friday night from 7-10 p.m. at the Eagle Lake Convention Center. $6 admission per person. Kids are welcome. For more information contact 502-859-0999.

American Legion
Veterans can apply for VA claims at Legion Veterans can file for VA claims, ask information on veteran benefits, initiate claim appeals or just have an opportunity to ask how to negotiate the VA system, according to a press release from the American Legion.
When: Fourth Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m.
Where: American Legion, Post 34, at Legion Park in Lawrenceburg.
For more information, con- tact Sally Higgins, service officer, Post 34, at 303- 521-0590.


Extension

Council and District Board meets Thursday, March 27, at the office. Business meeting at 11 a.m. fol- lowed by lunch. District Board will meet after lunch. Topic is proposed Extension budget for 2014-15, due to Fiscal Court by April 15.

Cattlemen’s Association meets at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 31, at the
office. Speaker is Steve Downs. Meal: steak, baked potato and salad.

Weight Management, Five sessions. April 1 at 2:30 p.m. FREE

Bread making. Healthy Grains. Hands on class. April 2 at 1:30 p.m. FREE

Pesticide certification. 6 p.m. April 8. Register by calling the Anderson County Extension Office at 502- 839-7271.

Auxiliary
The American Legion Auxil- iary Unit 34 hosts bingo every Monday night at 6:45 p.m. Monthly meet- ings are the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. except in June and Decem- ber. Unit President is Betty Butler 502-600-1480.

Public meetings
April 1: Anderson County Fiscal Court, fiscal court chambers, 10 a.m.
April 14: Lawrenceburg City Council, 7 p.m., city hall.

April 15: Anderson County Fiscal Court, court chambers; work session 6 p.m., meeting 7 p.m.
April 15: Anderson County Public Library Board of Trustees, 6 p.m., at the library.
April 28: Anderson County Board of Education, central office, 7 p.m.

Education
The Adult Learning Center, located at 219 E. Woodford St., is open from 8 a.m. until 7:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Thursday. Adult educa- tion offers classes in GED/ College-prep instruction, educational assessment and learning workplace skills. The Bluegrass Community and Technical College offers adult education services Monday through Friday from noon until 4 p.m. Community education offers lifelong learning classes, humanities programs, Community of Promise involvement and opportunities to volunteer in the schools and throughout the community. For information call the office at 502-839-3754.


Senior center

March 26
10:30 a.m., Blood pressure check with Phyllis
10:30 a.m., Drumming with Darlene
11:30 a.m., Lunch 12:30 p.m., Bingo
March 27
8:30 a.m., Breakfast club 9 a.m., Seated yoga with
Misty 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Shopping and
errands
March 28
10:30 a.m., Senior Olympics 11:30 a.m., Lunch
12:30 p.m., Bible info with Carl Bush
12:30 p.m., Preparations for March dinner/dance (March 29)
March 29
5:30 p.m., Pork dinner with fixings
6:30 p.m., Music with Arnold Clark and Friends, $8 per person. Funds raised will benefit the Senior Center and Adult Day raffles
March 25
8:30 a.m., Breakfast club 9 a.m., Tai chi/exercise 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Shopping and
errands
March 31
10:30 a.m., Balloon volleyball 10:30 a.m., March for Meals 11:30 a.m., Lunch 12:30 p.m., Rook club
April 1
8:30 a.m., Breakfast club 9 a.m., Tai chi with Dr. Durbin 1 p.m., Commodities distribution
April 2
10:30 a.m., Nutrition and sampling with Joan
11:30 a.m., Lunch 12:30 p.m., Kroger shopping
day 12:30 p.m., Games/cards

Upcoming events
The Anderson County His- torical Society will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 27, in Anderson County Public Library. The Rev. Chuck Brumley and Dr. Bill Bryant will discuss fast-pitch softball and Frankfort, Ky., during the 1940s and ’50s. For more information, call Bryant at 502-839-8457.
An evening with Arnold Clark and Friends, a fundraiser for Anderson Adult Day and the Anderson Senior Center, is scheduled to be held March 29. A pork dinner will be served from 5:30-6:15 p.m. Music and dancing is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. There are 100 seats available, and there will be raffles and auction items. Tickets are $8 per person. For more information, call 502-839-7520.


Casting call

Bluegrass Theatre Guild will hold auditions for “Shrek: The Musical” from 6-8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, April 7-8, at the First United Methodist Church, 211 Washington St., Frankfort. Come prepared for a cold reading; also, sing a song of your choice and perform a short dance. Rolls for seven men, five women, two youth, eight tap-dancers and 28 extras, any age. Stage crew needed, too. For information, call 502-330-1946. Show dates are June 19-22.