Aug. 8 Community Calendar

Published 9:00 am Tuesday, August 8, 2017


— Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram retirees meeting, 11:30 a.m. at Windy Corners in Lexington. All Winchester Sylvania retirees and former employees are welcome.

— Joint city-county government meeting, 6 p.m. at the Extension Office, 1400 Fortune Drive.

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— Winchester Writers Group meeting, 6 p.m. at the Clark County Public Library. The public is welcome to attend.


— Clark County Fiscal Court regular meeting, 9:30 a.m., Clark County Courthouse.

— Tai Chi for seniors (60 and older), 10 a.m. at James B. Allen Generations Center, 32 Meadow St. Classes are free. Call 744-3235 for more information.

— 25th anniversary celebration for Trust for Life program, 2 p.m., James Clark Judicial Center.


— CTE cosmetology program back-to-school Cut-A-Thon, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free hair cuts for all school-age children.

— Sip and Stroll Bingo, 5 to 9 p.m. in downtown Winchester.

— Fix A Cat Campaign meeting, 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Clark County Public Library. Topic will be guidelines for trapping feral cats followed by a Q&A sessions. For more information, contact Dianna Reed at

— Bluegrass Heritage Museum Second Thursday program, 6:30 p.m. at museum, 217 S. Main St., featuring Jacqueline Kohl of the Kentucky Humanities Council on women authors of Kentucky. Program is free, and refreshments will be served.


— CTE cosmetology program back-to-school Cut-A-Thon, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free hair cuts for all school-age children.


— Winchester-Clark County Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to noon on Depot Street.

— Car show for Team Hunter and Team Liam, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Campbell Junior High School, 620 Boone Ave. Hunter Cooper and Liam Warren are Clark County children who were recently diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. All proceeds from the show will benefit the families. Registration is $20 per entry. There will be 14 class awards, free model car and wagon entry for children, 50/50 raffle items, door prizes and music. For more information, contact David and Kristy Weistroffer at 808-6060, Bear Painting at 859-509-7509 or Rob Fountain at 644-8366.

— Clark County Extension Service Farm Field Day, 9 a.m. to noon (beef tour starting at Barberidge Farm) and 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. (starting at Clark County Extension Office). Lunch will be served. Event is free. RSVP by calling 744-4682.

— Poker run benefiting Lady Veterans Connect, noon at Renegade Classics, 1215 Winchester Road, Lexington. Cost is $20 for riders and $5 for passengers. First bike out at 1 p.m., last bike out at 2 p.m. Prizes provided by Renegade Classics. Ride ends at Trapp School, 11400 Highway 89 (Irvine Road). Concludes with a tour of the future site of a transitional home for female veterans.


— Everman family reunion, at Clark County Fish and Game Club, Water Works Road. Lunch served at noon.


— Clark County Human Services Council meeting, noon at Clark County Public Library community room. Nancy Turner of Winchester-Clark County Tourism will speak about using the new community calendar. All human services agencies serving Clark County are invited to send a representative.