Oct. 13 community calendar

Published 10:36 am Friday, October 13, 2017


— Write Local meeting, 10 a.m. at Clark County Public Library.

— Winchester Rotary Club meeting, noon at Woody’s Restaurant, 923 Bypass Road. Program speaker will be Jason Luring, director of human resources at Catalent Pharma Solutions. All current members and anyone interested in joining the civic organization is encouraged to attend. The club meets at noon each Friday.

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— Rosary Prayer for the salvation of the country, noon at Mary’s statue in front of St. Agatha Academy. Everyone is invited to pray the rosary. Hosted by St. Joseph Catholic Church and St. Agatha Academy.

— Lego Club meeting, 1 p.m. at Clark County Public Library.

— First Baptist Church, 37 N. Highland St., 150th anniversary banquet at the church’s Family Life Center. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Dinner and entertainment begin at 6 p.m.


— First Baptist Church, 37 N. Highland St., 150th anniversary worship service, 10 a.m. at the church.

— The descendants and friends of William F. Berryman and Molly Shimfessel will gather for a potluck lunch at 1 p.m. at the Clark County Fish and Game Club on Waterworks Road. Doors will open at noon. There will be pictures, stories, games and singing. For more information, call 744-0025.

— Walk To Remember, 2 p.m. at Clark Regional Medical Center. Community gathering to show support for families who have lost a child through miscarriage, stillbirth, infant death or suffered the loss of a child at any age and to remember those children. For more information, call 737-6206.


— Winchester-Clark County Industrial Authority meeting, 9 a.m. at 2 S. Maple St.

— Clark County Activity Coalition meeting, 12:30 p.m. at College Park Gym, 15 Wheeler Ave.

— Master horse owner program, 6 p.m. at Clark County Extension Office, 1400 Fortune Drive.

— Clark County Landlord Association meeting, 6 p.m. (free food at 5:30 p.m.) at the Clark County Fiscal Court room in the courthouse. Discussion will be on best practices of being a landlord. For more information, call Greg Wood at 744-3766.

— East Clark County Water District meeting, 6 p.m. at 118 Hopkins Lane.

— Save A Life: Overdose Prevention 101, community forum to educate and prevent opiate/heroin-related overdoses including free Narcan training, 7 p.m. at Clark County Health Department (enter at back lower level), 400 Professional Ave. Anyone completing narcan training will receive a free narcan kit for use in an overdose emergency. For more information, visit clarkcountyasap.org. Sponsored by Clark County Agency for Substance Abuse Police, Clark County Health Department and Stop Heroin Lexington.

— Clark County Beekeepers meeting, 7 p.m. at Extension Office.

— 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.

— Celebrate Recovery meeting, 7 to 9 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church, 5990 Lexington Road.


— Winchester-Clark County Tourism Commission meeting, 8 a.m. at 2 S. Maple St.

— Diabetes Self-management Education Series, 10 a.m to noon at Clark County Home Health, 273 Shoppers Drive. Aspects of diabetes management to be discussed include carbohydrate counting, taking medications as directed, sick day strategies, blood glucose management, physical activity and personal goal setting. Instructor is Amy Williams. Call 744-4482 to enroll. Series continues Oct. 24, Oct. 31 and Nov. 7.

— Clark County Retired Teachers Association lunch meeting, 11:30 a.m. in the private dining room at Woody’s, Bypass Road. Business meeting will begin at 12:15 p.m. Geust speaker will be Margaret Sims, KRTA health and insurance co-chair. She will discuss various elements of health care plans and answer questions. All retired teachers are encouraged to attend.

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

— Winchester Board of Commissioners meeting, 5:30 p.m. at City Hall.

— Wildlife food plot workshop, 5:30 p.m. at the John Meyers farm, 3495 Old Ruckerville Road. Tour a live and growing fall wildlife food plot. Extension Agent Clay Stamm and UK wildlife specialist Dr. Matt Springer will speak.

— Presentation about VA Community Residential Care and Medical Foster Home programs about housing veterans, 6 p.m., at Clark County Public Library. for more information, call Ed Buckner at 771-1002.

— Clark County Board of Education meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Central Office, 1600 W. Lexington Ave.

— Winchester Lions Club meeting, 7 p.m. at Arby’s on Bypass Road.

— 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. Childcare available for ages newborn to 4 and Celebration Place for ages 5 to 12. For more information, call Dickie Everman at 744-0817.


— Chamber of Commerce breakfast, 7 to 9 a.m. at The Banery, 220 Frontier Way.

— 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.

— Winchester Kiwanis Club meeting, noon at Taste of China. Guest speaker will be Bruce Manley, director of Bluegrass Community and Technical College Winchester-Clark County campus.

— Kentucky Picture Show, 2 p.m. at Clark County Public Library.


— Clark County Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) meeting, 10 a.m. at The Greater Clark Foundation, 204 Floyd Clay Drive.

— Clark County Agency for Substance Abuse Policy meeting, 1:30 p.m. at City Hall. Open to the public.

— Strode Station Elementary School Title I and math night, 5 to 6:30 p.m.

— Explorers chili dinner to benefit Clark County Firefighters Association toy drive, 6-9 p.m. at Station 3 in Trapp.


— Senior Expo presented by The Williams Agency and Clark County Community Education, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Church of God, 2500 Colby Road. Free admission, free lunch, information, free screenings and flu shots available, along with a $150 Kroger gift card giveaway.