Community calendar for Jan. 4, 2019

Published 9:43 am Friday, January 4, 2019

TODAY

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

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

SATURDAY, JAN. 5

— Clark County Republican Party meeting, 9 a.m. at Steak N Shake. Guest speaker will be Whitney Westerfield, candidate for attorney general. All registered Republicans are welcome to attend.

— Community prayer service, 10 a.m. at Cathedral Church of God, 3313 Lexington Road. All are invited to pray for community, elected officials, schools, first responders and more. In case of inclement weather, the service will be postponed to Jan. 12.

  Winchester Beacon of Hope Emergency Shelter breakfast, 7 to 11 a.m. at Winchester Elks Lodge No. 2816, 255 Shoppers Drive. Buffet-style breakfast for  $8. All Beacon of Hope residents will eat free. All proceeds donated will go to the Winchester Beacon of Hope Emergency Shelter.

SUNDAY, JAN. 6

— Winchester Elks Lodge annual Hoop Shoot, 2 p.m. at College Park Gym. Registration opens at 1:30 p.m. Open to all children age 8 to 13 based on contestant’s age on April 1, 2019. There will be separate divisions for boys and girls with age groups 8 to 9, 10 to 11 and 12 to 13. There will be certificates, awards and prizes.

MONDAY, JAN. 7

— George Rogers Clark High School SBDM meeting, 4 p.m., in the school conference room.

— Winchester Licensing Board meeting, 5 p.m., at Winchester City Hall.

— Clark County Democratic Woman’s Club meeting at Clark County Public Library. Appetizers will be at 6 p.m. followed by the meeting at 6:30 p.m.

— NAMI Winchester-Clark County (National Alliance on Mental Illness) support and 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.

— Celebrate Recovery at Grace Baptist Church, 5990 Lexington Road. Dinner at 6 p.m., large group at 7 p.m., small groups at 8 p.m., dessert and fellowship at 9 p.m. For more information call David Tobin at 859-771-2812.

TUESDAY, JAN. 8

—  Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retirees lunch meeting, 11:30 a.m. at The Broadway Cafe in Winchester. All Sylvania retirees and former employees are welcome.

— Winchester Urban Renewal and Community Development Agency board meeting, 4 p.m. at Winchester City Hall. The board will interview engineering firms for the Lincoln Street project.

— Freedom From Smoking cessation class, 4:30 to 6 p.m. at Clark County Pharmacy, 716 Boone Ave. Cost is $5, and participants must pre-register by calling Angela Bereznak at 744-4482 ext. 1037. Classes meet weekly for eight weeks.

— Clark County Writers Group meeting, 6 p.m. at Clark County Public Library.

— Clark County Board of Education organizational meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Central Office, 1600 W. Lexington Ave. Meeting is open to the public.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 9

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

— 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.

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

— Free team trivia sponsored by the Clark County Public Library, 7 p.m. at Engine House Pizza Pub, 9 W. Lexington Ave.

THURSDAY, JAN. 10

— Telephone Pioneers luncheon, 11:30 a.m. at Jade Garden. All former and current Bell South and AT&T employees are invited to attend.

FRIDAY, JAN. 11

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

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

— Second Thursday program, 6:30 p.m. at Bluegrass Heritage Museum, 217 S. Main St. Speaker will be author, re-enactor and educator Eddie Price on “Kentucky After the War of 1812. Price will also sign copies of his new book, “One Drop A Slave.” Program is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served after the program. For more information, call 745-1358.

SATURDAY, JAN. 12

— Birthday party for Gov. James Clark, 2 to 4 p.m. at Holly Rood, 28 Beckner St. Tours, talks and cake will be offered to the public. Free.

MONDAY, JAN. 14

— Celebrate Recovery at Grace Baptist Church, 5990 Lexington Road. Dinner at 6 p.m., large group at 7 p.m., small groups at 8 p.m., dessert and fellowship at 9 p.m. For more information call David Tobin at 859-771-2812.

— Dangers in Plain Sight community education series, “Bullying and school violence,” 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.

— Clark-Powell County Beekeepers meeting, 6:30 p.m. at the Powell County Extension Office, 169 Maple St., Stanton. Dinner will be a potluck meal. Owning bees is not a requirement for the group.

TUESDAY, JAN. 15

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

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

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

— Clark County 4-H Council meeting, 6:30 p.m. at the Clark County Extension Office, 1400 Fortune Drive.

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

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16

— 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 sponsored by the Clark County Public Library, 7 p.m. at Engine House Pizza Pub, 9 W. Lexington Ave.

THURSDAY, JAN. 17

— Clark County Agency for Substance Abuse Policy (ASAP) meeting, 1:30 p.m. at City Hall.