Community calendar for Oct. 14, 2016

Published 11:50 am Friday, October 14, 2016

SATURDAY, OCT. 15
— Pink Out 5K hosted by Relay for Life of Clark County at Bluegrass Community and Technical College, 2020 Rolling Hills Lane. On site-registration begins at 8 a.m., timed race starts at 9 a.m. Contact April Wilhoit at 606-776-1504 or april.wilhoit@cancer.org for more information.
— Impossible Magic Live, 7 p.m. at Leeds Center for the Arts. Tickets available at impossiblemagic.net.
MONDAY, OCT. 17
— Clark County Beekeepers meeting, 6 p.m. at the Clark County Extension Office, 1600 W. Lexington Ave. Guest speaker will be Curt White on taking hives from homes, buildings and structures. RSVP by calling 744-4682.
— NAMI Winchester-Clark County (National Alliance on Mental Illness) support/educational Meeting, 7 p.m., McCready Hall, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 2410 Lexington Road. Anyone (including family members and friends) affected by mental illness is invited to attend meetings. For more info, call 749-3702.
— Winchester Chorale annual meeting, 7 p.m. at First Church of God, 2500 Colby Road. Election of board members will take place.
TUESDAY, OCT. 18
— Clark County Human Services Council meeting, noon at Arby’s. Human services agencies serving Clark County are encouraged to send a representative. 
— Clark County Board of Education meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Central Office, 1600 W. Lexington Ave.
THURSDAY, OCT. 20
— Stormwater Advisory Committee meeting, 9 a.m., Winchester City Hall.
— Strode Station Elementary School PTO meeting, 6 p.m.
FRIDAY, OCT. 21
— Veterans job fair hosted by East Kentucky Power Cooperative, 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at EKPC Headquarters, 4775 Lexington Road, Winchester. Attendees must register by Oct. 1. RSVP to Lauren Byarski at 744-4812 or lauren.byarski@ekpc.coop.
— Family Fall Festival, 5 to 7 p.m. at Clark County Christian Preschool and First Church of God, 2450 Colby Road. Inflatables, games, hayrides. Admission is $5, includes dinner/
— Strode Station Elementary School haunted hallway and fall festival, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
— Winchester Jamboree, 7:30 p.m. at Leeds Center for the Arts. Classic country variety show featuring local talent to benefit Leeds and Clark County C.A.R.E.S. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for students/children at leedscenter.org. Event is sponsored by Waterfront Grill and Gathering.
SATURDAY, OCT. 22
— The Martin Family Circus concert, 5 p.m. at Campbell Junior High School.
— Winchester Jamboree, 7:30 p.m. at Leeds Center for the Arts. Classic country variety show featuring local talent to benefit Leeds and Clark County C.A.R.E.S. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for students/children at leedscenter.org. Event is sponsored by Waterfront Grill and Gathering.
MONDAY, OCT. 24
— Justice Elementary School-based Decision-making Council special meeting, 5 p.m.
— “Save A Life: Overdose Prevention 101” community forum about to educate and prevent heroin-related overdoses, includes Narcan training, 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church Family Life Center, 37 N. Highland St. For more information, visit clarkcountyasap.org. 
FRIDAY, OCT. 28
— Halloween Festival at Winchester-Clark County Parks and Recreation, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. for tiny terror hour, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. for festival and tours of haunted house and swamp. Tickets are $5 in advance or $8 at the door.
SATURDAY, OCT. 29
— Beacon of Hope masquerade ball, 6 p.m., at Holly Rood, $20. Tickets are available at 850 Bypass Road.
— Halloween Festival at Winchester-Clark County Parks and Recreation, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. for tiny terror hour, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. for festival and tours of haunted house and swamp. Tickets are $5 in advance or $8 at the door.
MONDAY, OCT. 31
— Halloween MAINia, 6 to 8 p.m. in downtown Winchester.
THURSDAY, OCT. 27
— Strode Station Elementary School-based Decision-making Council special meeting, 4 p.m.
— Candidates forum, 6 p.m. at Clark County Extension Office, 1400 Fortune Drive.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2
— Baker Intermediate School-based Decision-making Council meeting, 4 p.m. in the school’s library. 
SATURDAY, NOV. 12
— Turkey Trot 5K run/walk to benefit Clark County Community Services, 9:30 a.m. at The Path, 1171 Boonesboro Road. Visit racesonline.com/events/turkey-trot-5k to register.
FRIDAY, NOV. 18
— College and Career Fair, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at George Rogers Clark High School. To reserve a table, contact Clark County Community Education at 745-3946 or clark.comm.ed@gmail.com.
MONDAY, NOV. 28
— Justice Elementary School-based Decision-making Council special meeting, 5 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7
— Baker Intermediate School-based Decision-making Council meeting, 4 p.m. in the school’s library. 
MONDAY, DEC. 12
— Justice Elementary School-based Decision-making Council special meeting, 5 p.m.

About Fred Petke

Fred Petke is a reporter for The Winchester Sun, the Jessamine Journal and the State Journal. His beats include cops, courts, fire, public records, city and county government and other news. To contact Fred, email fred.petke@bluegrassnewsmedia.com or call 859-759-0051.

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