Community calendar for Sept. 12, 2018
Published 2:40 pm Wednesday, September 12, 2018
— Clark County Fiscal Court meeting, 9:30 a.m. at Clark County Courthouse.
— QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention Training, 10 a.m. to noon at Clark County Public Library. Learn to recognize the warning signs of suicide, offer hope, get help and save a life. Reservation is required. Call or text Shaye Walker at 859-230-3253 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by Clark County Mental Health Taskforce. Other trainings set for Sept. 18 and Sept. 22.
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— Tai Chi for seniors (60 and older), 10:30 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, 600 Bypass Road.
— Kentucky Picture Show, 2 p.m. at Clark County Public Library.
— Free team trivia, 7 p.m. at Engine House Pizza Pub, 9 W. Lexington Ave. Sponsored by Clark County Public Library.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 13
— Gentle yoga, 9:15 a.m. at Clark County Public Library.
— Public discussion about the recently-completed 814-kilowatt solar panel array at Sekisui S-Lec America, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Sekisui, 1200 Rolling Hills Lane. Solar Energy Solution, the vendor who installed the array, will be on hand to answer questions and provide information about solar energy option for commercial, residential and government applications. Refreshments will be provided.
— Clark County Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) meeting, 11:30 a.m. at The Cairn.
— Kentucky Foothills Toastmasters Club meeting, 12:05 to 1 p.m. at East Kentucky Power Cooperative, 4775 Lexington Road.
— Dangers in Plain Sight community education series, “Drugs hidden in plain sight,” 6:15 p.m. at BCTC Winchester-Clark County Campus, 2020 Rolling Hills Lane. For parents or guardians of students in kindergarten through 12th grade. A free dinner will be served at 5:15 p.m. For more information, contact Ramsey Flynn at 859-246-6573.
— Boonesboro Lions Club meeting, 7 p.m. at the clubhouse on Ford Hampton Road.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 14
— Tiny Tots, 10 a.m. at Clark County Public Library
— Write Local meeting, 10 a.m. at Clark County Public Library.
— Winchester Rotary Club meeting, noon at Woody’s, 923 Bypass Road.
— Ralley4Recovery remembrance walk, 5:30 p.m. at Cairn Coffee House and Clark County Courthouse. There will be a spaghetti supper from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Cairn along with pre-registration and a kids zone. A recovery thermometer and prayer tent will be set up at the courthouse. There will be worship, guest speakers, a remembrance walk and community prayer beginning at 6 p.m. Sponsored by Celebrate Recovery, Achieving Recovery Together and BCTC.
— Fall gardening session, 5:30 p.m. at Clark County Public Library. Topics include garden crops and methods for fall and early winter, storing garden crops for winter, off-season practices for disease management and wintertime garden soil improvements. Part of the Fall Farm, Landscape and Garden School sponsored by the Clark County Cooperative Extensive Service. RSVP by calling the extension office at 744-4682.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 15
— Run4Recovery 5K/10K, 7:30 a.m. at the Clark County Courthouse. registration begins at 6:45 a.m. An awards ceremony will be at 10:45 a.m. along with community prayer and closing ceremonies. The kids zone will be open from 7:30 to 11 a.m. For more information, visit achievingrecoverytoether.org, email email@example.com or register at racesonline.com.
— Winchester-Clark County Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m. to noon.
— The Whole 30 Round 2, 10 a.m. at Clark County Public Library. Presented by Bobbi Newell.
— LEGO Club, 1 p.m. at Clark County Public Library.
MONDAY, SEPT. 17
— Winchester-Clark County Industrial Authority meeting, 9 a.m. at 2 S. Maple St.
— Chair yoga, 2 p.m. at Clark County Public Library.
— Strode Station Elementary School book fair family night, 4 to 7 p.m. at the school.
— Strode Station Elementary School Title I math night family event, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the school.
— Teen Writing Club meeting, 6 p.m. at Clark County Public Library.
— Clark County Landlord Association meeting, 6 p.m., in the Clark County Courthouse. Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Open to landlords and rental property owners. For more information, call 744-3766.
— NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Winchester-Clark County 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. For more information, call 749-3702. Meetings are the first and third Monday of each month.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 18
— Winchester-Clark County Tourism Commission meeting, 9 a.m. at 2 S. Maple St.
— Easy email class, 10 a.m. at Clark County Public Library.
— QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention Training, 10 a.m. to noon, 2 to 4 p.m. or 7 to 9 p.m. at Skinnovations, 501 W. Lexington Ave. Learn to recognize the warning signs of suicide, offer hope, get help and save a life. Reservation is required. Call or text Shaye Walker at 859-230-3253 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by Clark County Mental Health Taskforce. Other training set for Sept. 22.
— Clark County Human Service Council meeting, noon at Arby’s. All human service agencies serving Clark County are invited to send a representative.
— Beef Quality Assurance Class, 1 p.m. or 6 p.m. at Clark County Extension Office. Costs $5. RSVP by calling the Extension Office at 744-4682 and specify which session.
— Winchester-Clark County Farmers’ Market, 4 to 6 p.m. on Depot Street.
— Clark County Board of Education meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Central Office, 1600 W. Lexington Ave.
— Clark County’s Distinguished Citizen dinner, 6:30 p.m. at the Winchester Elks Lodge at 255 Shoppers Drive. Dinner and program will begin at 7 p.m. The 2018 honoree is Clark County Sheriff Berl Perdue Jr. Hosted by the Clark County Friends of Scouting Committee. RSVP to email@example.com.
— Clark County 4-H Council meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Clark County Extension Office, 1400 Fortune Drive.
— Winchester Lions Club meeting, 7 p.m., at Arby’s on Bypass Road.