Community calendar for Nov. 1, 2018

Published 9:10 am Thursday, November 1, 2018

TODAY

— Kentucky Foothills Toastmasters Club meeting, 12:05 to 1 p.m. at East Kentucky Power Cooperative, 4775 Lexington Road.

— Veteran’s Day lunch, 11 a.m. at Hospice East, 407 Shoppers Drive. Open to all veterans.

FRIDAY, NOV.  2

— Chamber of Commerce breakfast, 8 to 9:30 a.m. at East Kentucky Power Cooperative, 2640 Ironworks Road.

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

— Winchester Rotary Club meeting, noon at Woody’s, 923 Bypass Road.

— “Diversity At Its Finest,” a hair show hosted by the CTE cosmetology program, 2 p.m. at 2135 Bypass Road.

— Shearer Elementary School fall festival, 5 p.m. at the school, 244 E. Broadway St.

SATURDAY, NOV. 3

— 25th annual country Christmas open house, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at The Craft Nook, 1007 W. Lexington Ave.

— Fun festival, 3 to 5 p.m. at Oliver School gymnasium. Admission is free. Includes inflatables, games, hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy and more for all children elementary-aged and younger. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

— “Living Room Reset” with Kirk Cameron, live in person, 7 p.m. at Central Baptist Church, 101 W. Lexington Ave. Join Cameron for a heartfelt conversation about what matters most to us as husbands, wives and parents.

SUNDAY, NOV. 4

— 25th annual country Christmas open house, noon to 5 p.m. at The Craft Nook, 1007 W. Lexington Ave.

— “Meet Me at the Pole” prayer for the coming election, 3 p.m. in front of the Clark County Courthouse.

— Midnight Bingo Special, 12:01 a.m. to 3:30 a.m. at Rainbow Bingo Hall, 4449 Rockwell Road. All proceeds benefit the Knights of Columbus.

MONDAY, NOV. 5

— “Healthy living for your brain and body,” present by the Alzheimer’s Association, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the James B. Allen Generations Center, 32 Meadow St. Registration is required by calling 1-800-272-3900.

— 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. Meetings are the first and third Monday of each month.

TUESDAY, NOV. 6

— Election day. Polls will be open 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. For information about voting, including voting location and registration status, visit govoteky.org.

— East Kentucky Power Cooperative veterans career fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

— Clark County FFA Alumni meeting, 5:30 p.m. at the GRC agriculture department. For more information, contact president Melissa Clark at 749-0917 or ag advisor Terra Pigg at 749-9675.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7

— 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.

— Clark County High School Class of 1948 meeting, 11:30 a.m. at DJ’s on Bypass Road.

— Winchester Kiwanis Club meeting, noon at Taste of China, 600 Bypass Road.

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

— Baker Intermediate School-based Decision-making Council meeting, 3:30 p.m. in the school’s library at 1645 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.

THURSDAY, NOV. 8

— Downtown Holiday Hop, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Main Street.

— Kentucky Foothills Toastmasters Club meeting, 12:05 to 1 p.m. at East Kentucky Power Cooperative, 4775 Lexington Road.

— Administrative Hearing Board meeting, 5 p.m. at Winchester City Hall, 32 Wall St.

— Strode Station Elementary School PTO meeting, 6 p.m.

— Dangers in Plain Sight community education series, “Dangers of social media,” 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.

FRIDAY, NOV. 9

— Veterans Day breakfast, 8 a.m. at Baker Intermediate School. There will be an assembly honoring veterans at 9:30 a.m. in the school’s gymnasium.

— Strode Station Elementary School Veterans Day celebration, 8:30 a.m. Will include an assembly and light refreshments.

— Downtown Holiday Hop, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Main Street.

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

— Winchester Rotary Club meeting, noon at Woody’s, 923 Bypass Road.

— Veterans recognition service, 1 p.m. in front of Justice Elementary School, 350 Mt. Sterling Road.

— Disney’s “Aladdin Jr.,” 7:30 p.m. at Leeds Center for the Arts. Tickets are $8 to $15 and are available at leedscenter.org. All seats are reserved seating only.

SATURDAY, NOV. 10

— Winchester Kiwanis Club annual pancake breakfast, 7 to 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church. All you can eat pancakes, sausage, gravy, eggs, biscuits, orange juice, milk and coffee. Tickets are $7 in advance or $8 at the door for adults or $5 in advance or $6 at the door for children (maximum $25 per family). Advance tickets available at Central Bank on North Maple Street, Traditional Bank on Colby Road, MinutMan Press on Bypass Road or from any Kiwanis Club member.

— Veterans appreciation breakfast, 9 a.m. at Trinity Church of God, 285 Winn Ave.

— Toy drive by Clark County Firefighters Association, beginning at 9 a.m. at Rural King on Bypass Road. Firefighters will accept new toys or monetary donations. Toys can also be dropped off at any fire station in Clark County. Toys will be distributed to Clark County families near Christmas. For more information, call 745-0620.

— Turkey Trot 5K, 9:30 a.m. at Lykins Park on Iron Works Road. Proceeds benefit Clark County Community Services.

— Downtown Holiday Hop, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Main Street.

— Mingle and Jingle at Beech Springs Farm Market, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be music, gift baskets to purchase, a variety of desserts to sample and 10 percent off total order. Market is located at 4776 Old Boonesboro Road.

— Disney’s “Aladdin Jr.,” 7:30 p.m. at Leeds Center for the Arts. Tickets are $8 to $15 and are available at leedscenter.org. All seats are reserved seating only.