Sept. 12 community calendar

Published 9:00 am Tuesday, September 12, 2017


— Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retirees lunch gathering, 11:30 a.m. at the lodge in Natural Bridge State Park. All Winchester Sylvania retirees and former employees are welcome.

— Winchester-Clark County Farmers Market, 4 to 6 p.m. on Depot Street.

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— Winchester-Clark County Writers Group meeting, 6 to 8 p.m. at Clark County Public Library.

— Agency for Substance Abuse Policy overdose prevention and education forum including Narcan training, 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 204 S. Main St. Anyone completing Narcan training will receive a free Narcan kit. For more information, visit

— Celebrate Recovery meeting, 7 p.m. at Calvary Christian Church, 15 Redwing Drive. The Landing meetings, a support group for ages 13 to 19, are 7 p.m. at the RAC, 17 S. Main St. Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered recovery program based on the Eight Beatitudes, the 12 Steps and their Biblical comparison. Childcare available for ages newborn to 4 and Celebration Place for ages 5 to 12. For more information, call Dickie Everman at 744-0817.


— Clark County Fiscal Court 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.


—  Health Happy Hour Wellness Series discussion of “How to use journaling to boost your wellness success,” with Gina Lang, Mayo Clinic Health and Wellness coach, 5:30 p.m. Clark County Home Health and Physical Therapy, 273 Shoppers Drive. Registration encourages by calling 744-4482 or email

— Second Thursday program, 6:30 p.m. at Bluegrass Heritage Museum, 217 S. Main St. Special guest will be Betsy B. Smith of the Kentucky Humanities Council who will portray Jemima Boone, the fourth child of Daniel and Rebecca Bryan Boone. The program is free. The museum is handicapped accessible and refreshments will be served


— African-American Health Series, 10:30 a.m. at Clark County Health Department. Speaker will be Kathy Herald, RN and chronic kidney disease educator. For more information, contact Cara O’Neill at or 744-4482, ext. 1027.

— Honor Run 5K benefiting Honor Flight KY hosted by Delta Zeta Sorority, 7 to 10 p.m. at Eastern Kentucky University, 521 Lancaster Ave., Richmond. For more information or tickets, visit


— Third annual Gift of Life 5K Walk/Run, 7 a.m. at College Park Gym, 15 Wheeler Ave. Register online at Pre-registration ended Aug. 28. For more information, contact Stephanie Grooms at or 866-945-5433.

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

— Honor Flight Kentucky welcome home celebration, 9 p.m. at Blue Grass Airport in Lexington.


– NAMI Winchester-Clark County (National Alliance on Mental Illness) support/educational meeting, 7 p.m. at 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 information, call 749-3702.


— Clark County Human Services Council meeting, noon at Arby’s. All human services agencies serving Clark County are invited to send a representative.

— Winchester-Clark County Farmers Market, 4 to 6 p.m. on Depot Street.

— Conkwright Elementary School-based Decision-making Council meeting, 4:15 p.m. in the library.

— Clark County Landlord Association meeting, 6 p.m. at Clark County Courthouse Fiscal Court room, 34 S. Main St. All landlords or anyone who owns rental property is invited to attend. A representative from White, McCann and Stewart law firm will speak about recent updates in state and federal laws effecting landlords. There will also be discussion of updates to the lease agreement. For more information, contact Greg Wood at 744-3766.

— Celebrate Recovery meeting, 7 p.m. at Calvary Christian Church, 15 Redwing Drive.