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Today

Brown-Pusey House tours, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 128 N. Main St., E’town. For small groups of two to eight people for research and tours of the house. Safe distancing and governor’s guidelines will be followed. POC: 270-765-2515.

Wednesday

Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau meeting, 9 a.m., tourism center, 1030 N. Mulberry St., E’town. POC: 270-765-2175.

Roaming Readers, 9 a.m.. Meet up at Freeman Lake for walking and chatting. Readers Advisory information will be available and can be tailored to interests. Register at here: forms.gle/QAXvwdJuUXFNNveG8 to receive an email with information about meetup location. POC: 270-769-6337.

Tai Chi, 1-2 p.m, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Gentle warm up including the eight brocades, an 800-year old series on movements designed for maximum benefit. Improves balance and flexibility. May be done seated for those with problems standing. POC: 270-769-6337.

Free Reiki Clinic for Veterans, 3:30 p.m., Galena Home of Reiki, 543 N. Wilson Road, Suite D, Radcliff. Offered by owner Gail Phoenix PhD, retired U.S. Army combat veteran for helping VA-enrolled disabled veterans improve the quality of their lives by offering holistic, non-invasive, complementary treatment options for depression and PTSD, stress, anxiety, nervousness and reactiveness. POC: [email protected] or 270-801-0399.

Vine Grove Junior Firefighters, 6:30 p.m., Vine Grove Fire Station No. 2, 102 Crutcher St., Vine Grove. Open to ages 15-18 from Hardin County who want to learn about firefighting or other emergency service careers. Parents welcome. POC: Ken Lucey, 270-272-4488.

Thursday

Garden Club of Elizabethtown meeting, 10 a.m., Brown-Pusey House, 128 N. Main St., E’town. Speaker is Amy Aldenderfer, Hardin County Extension Service. Varied topics followed by question-and-answer time. Masks and social distancing required. POC: Deb Weise, 270-766-1073.

Creative Coloring, 10:30 a.m., Zoom. Connect with other colorists and share tips and resources. Register at forms.gle/kF3UjBWcGZjJTBi2A. A packet of coloring sheets and pencils will be available for pickup at the library for those who register. POC: 270-769-6337.

Bridge Club, 12:15 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. This isn’t a class; proficient bridge players welcome. Depending on number of people present, some will not play all hands. POC: 270-769-6337.

Bard’s Corner, 6 p.m., online. Gather with other writers to share, learn and be encourage. Find meeting info thebardscorner.wixsite.com/tbcwg. To register, email [email protected] with “The Bard’s Corner” in the subject line. POC: 270-769-6337.

Tavern in the Garden, 6-9 p.m., Brown-Pusey House Cunningham Garden, 128 N. Main St., E’town. Music provided by local favorites and rising newcomers. Free admission, beer, wine and sodas available for purchase and a food truck onsite each week. POC: brownpuseyhouse.org or 270-765-2515.

The Charles W. Logsdon Historic Downtown Walking Tour, 7 p.m., starts in front of Vibe Coffee, Public Square, E’town. Free, weather permitting. POC: 270-765-6121.

Friday

Books & Brew, 10:30 a.m,, Zoom. Talk about what you’ve been reading, connect and share a love of reading. Register at forms.gle/YRifUk9nWE9kfBky8. POC: 270-769-6337.

Color Me Calm, 1:30 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Open to adults who enjoy coloring for relaxation or creative expression. Materials provided. POC: 270-769-6337.

Bingo, 2:30 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Monthly game time for adults, win books. POC: 270-769-6337.

Fish fry, 5-7 p.m., Stephensburg Masonic Lodge, Franklin Crossroads. POC: Randal Flowers, 270-369-9673.

Bluegrass Jammers, 6-9 p.m., Vine Grove Optimist Park, 300 Knox Ave., Vine Grove, weather permitting. POC: Margaret Hamilton, 270-234-8474, or Vic Cook, 270-268-1773.

Saturday

American Red Cross blood drive, noon-5 p.m. CDT, Clarkson Community Center, 213 Millerstown St., Clarkson. POC: 270-242-6997.

Open Door Community Kitchen free meal, 4:30-6 p.m., Vine Grove United Methodist Church, 306 High St., Vine Grove. POC: Pastor Dan Paddack, 270-945-4997 or 270-877-5231.

Senior Citizen Center Live Music, 6:30 p.m., LaRue County Senior Citizen Center, 112 N. Walters Ave., Hodgenville. POC: Viola Riggs, 270-358-4311.

Monday

Elizabethtown City Council meeting, 4:30 p.m., city hall, 200 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. POC: 270-765-6121.

Vine Grove City Council meeting, 6:30 p.m., city hall community room, 300 W. Main St., Vine Grove. POC: 270-877-2422.

Upcoming

Public Works Committee meeting, 9 a.m. Sept. 7, Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.

Wellness on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.-noon Sept. 8, Kroger, 568 Bypass Road, Brandenburg. Preventative wellness screenings include blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index and blood glucose, free. Anemia screening, $5. Cholesterol panel, $20. Thyroid screening, $15. No appointment necessary. POC: 270-234-4406.

Color Me Calm, 11 a.m. Sept. 8, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Open to adults who enjoy coloring for relaxation or creative expression. Materials provided. POC: 270-769-6337.

Tai Chi, 1-2 p.m. Sept. 8, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Gentle warm up including the eight brocades, an 800-year old series on movements designed for maximum benefit. Improves balance and flexibility. May be done seated for those with problems standing. POC: 270-769-6337.

Hardin County Board of Adjustment meeting, 5 p.m. Sept. 9, second floor, Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.

Books & Brew, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 10, Zoom. Talk about what you’ve been reading, connect and share a love of reading. Register at forms.gle/YRifUk9nWE9kfBky8. POC: 270-769-6337.

Radcliff Cultural Festival, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 11, Freedoms Way and Lincoln Trail, Radcliff. Optimist Club pancake breakfast, 7-10 a.m., Radcliff city parade, 10 a.m., activities. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., opening ceremony in remembrance of 9/11, noon, cultural fashion show, 5-6 p.m., beer tent. POC: Parade, 270-351-4714; vendors or information, Toshie Murrell, 270-801-5224, or Pam DeRoche, 270-272-4747.

Bourbon and Blades, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sept. 11, parking lot area between Red Hill Cutlery and Boundary Oaks Distillery, Radcliff. Food trucks, knife show, exclusive merchandise, parade, cultural festival and free concert featuring Allie Colleen, Ben Haggard and the Strangers and Billy Ray Cyrus. VIP tickets available. POC: redhillcutlery.com or 270-351-2272.

National Active and Federal Employees meeting, 11 a.m. Sept. 13, community room, Nolin RECC, 411 Ring Road, E’town. Speaker is from Forever Homes for Paws, a dog rescue in Radcliff. Chapter will collect and donate items from their wishlist available on Facebook. POC: Sharon Crady, 270-832-8857

Avoid the 7 Threats to Your Estate Plan and Assets workshop, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13, online or at Kentucky Estate Planning, 108 E. Poplar St., E’town. Register at humphrieslaw.org/workshops. POC: Benjamin Humphries, 270-982-2883.

Hardin Fiscal Court meeting, 3:30 p.m. Sept. 14, Hardin County Government Building, 150 N. Provident Way, E’town. POC: 270-769-5479.

Roaming Readers, 9 a.m. Sept. 15. Meet up at Freeman Lake for walking and chatting. Readers Advisory information will be available and can be tailored to interests. Register at here: forms.gle/QAXvwdJuUXFNNveG8 to receive an email with information about meetup location. POC: 270-769-6337.

Bridge Club, 12:15 p.m. Sept. 16, Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. This isn’t a class; proficient bridge players welcome. Depending on number of people present, some will not play all hands. POC: 270-769-6337.

T.K. Stone Middle School site-based decision-making council meeting, 3:15 p.m. Sept. 16, library, media center, 323 Morningside Drive, E’town. POC: 270-769-6343.

Morningside Elementary School site-based decision-making council meeting, 3:30 p.m. Sept. 16, library, 313 Morningside Drive, E’town. POC: 270-769-3359.

Bard’s Corner, 6 p.m. Sept. 16, online. Gather with other writers to share, learn and be encourage. Find meeting info thebardscorner.wixsite.com/tbcwg. To register, email [email protected] with “The Bard’s Corner” in the subject line. POC: 270-769-6337.

Radcliff Small Business Alliance membership meeting, noon Sept. 21, Colvin Community Center, 230 Freedoms Way, Radcliff. Col Lance O’Bryan, Fort Knox garrison commander, is guest speaker. This event is in collaboration with Knox Regional Development Alliance leadership team Jim Iacocca and Beth Avey. Light meal available, $10, while supply last. POC: T.W. Shortt, [email protected]

Ongoing

Adult, child and infant CPR certification with basic first aid, sponsored by American Heart Association certified instructors. $75 registration required before all classes. POC: 270-763-2915.

Al-Anon, in-person and Zoom. The Al-Anon Family Groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength, and hope in order to solve their common problems. POC: kyal-anon.org.

American Legion Post No. 113 service officer, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays walk in, other days by appointment, 1251 Ring Road, E’town. POC: Bob Craig 270-370-2589 or [email protected]

American Red Cross is recruiting blood drive volunteers. Manage the registration process and oversee the hospitality area at blood drives in Hardin, LaRue and Hart counties. If you are available to work a five- to six-hour shift at least once a month, call or email. POC: [email protected] or Stacy at 502-612-9202.

Central Kentucky Community Action’s Retired & Senior Volunteer Program seeks volunteers. Must be 55 or older. POC: Melissa Bland, 270-737-1059 or [email protected]

Classical Christian Choir of Central Kentucky. Regional choral program for students with choirs for second-sixth grade and seventh-12th grade. Rehearsals on Wednesday afternoons in Elizabethtown. Registration deadline is Sept. 5. Information at classicalchristianchoir.org. POC: Leigh Ann Pierce, [email protected]

DAV service officer, 9 a.m. first three Thursdays of the month, Suite 100, Kentucky Career Center, 233 Ring Road, E’town. To assist veterans in filing claims. Appointment required. POC: Mike Bava, 270-307-2953.

Free food pantry ministry RestoreHouse, New Horizon Baptist Fellowship Church, 864 W. Rhudes Creek Road, Glendale. Program is designed to help people in need of groceries. POC: [email protected]

Free foster parents classes, offered by Necco, are available online. POC: [email protected]

GED classes, available in Radcliff and E’town, are offered by Hardin LaRue Skills U. POC: 270-769-8866.

Hosparus Health Thrift Shoppe, Helmwood Plaza Shopping Center, 611 W. Poplar St., Suite A2, E’town, accepts clothing and household items, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. For safety and ease of drop-off, donations should be boxed or bagged in a container that will not be returned. When dropping a donation at the back door, maintain a social distance of six feet. POC: Moira Taylor, [email protected]

Hot meals, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Griffin Manor Senior Center, 1119 Johnstown Road, E’town. For those 60 and older. Paperwork must be completed 24 hours in advance. Monthly menus provided, $2 donation per meal is suggested, but not mandatory. POC: Ida Kyle, 270-982-2909.