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Today

Technology Tutorials, 9 a.m., in person, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town, or Zoom. Individualized assistance with email, ebooks, a tablet or word processing. Advance registration required at forms.gle/Hqt3xS87hX6DQ1LT6 for a specific appointment time. POC: 270-769-6337.

Color Me Calm, 11 a.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.

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

Free Reiki Clinic for Veterans, 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, 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.

Thursday

Word Puzzles, 10:30 a.m., Zoom. Gather to solve puzzles . A packet of prepared word puzzles will be available for pickup at the library for those who register at forms.gle/wSbC1WuR3o34Vn8F9. POC: 270-769-6337.

Lincoln Trail Venture Group luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Back Home Event Center, 444 S. Mulberry St., E’town. Presenters, Greg Siener with Lock-n-Block and Anne Armstrong with Gnome on the Roam. Luncheon sponsored by member Kevin Shurn. RSVP. POC: Lisa Williams, 270-307-4214 or [email protected]

Focus on Finance, 6 p.m., in person at Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town or Zoom. Registration required at forms.gle/VTNKpgi5nnKJ9jmx8. Notification via email regarding whether the program is in-person or online. If online, you will receive a link prior to the meeting. POC: 270-769-6337.

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

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

Avoid the 7 Threats to Your Estate Plan and Assets workshop, 10:30 a.m., online or at Kentucky Estate Planning, 108 E. Poplar St., E’town. Register at humphrieslaw.org/workshops. POC: Benjamin Humphries, 270-982-2883.

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/YRifUk9nWE9kfky8. POC: 270-769-6337.

Keep Calm and Craft On, 2:30 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Registration required at forms.gle/fXgWKrqZh4uRwX2M9. Class size is limited, you will receive an email to notify you whether you are in this month’s class or on the waiting list. POC: 270-769-6337.

Saturday

Heartland Homecoming Parade, 10 a.m., from Public Square, travel north on West Dixie Avenue ending at St. John Road. Grand marshal is WKU Coach Rick Stansbury. To conclude the day, St. James hosts its annual community picnic event and The Cecilian Bank downtown location will host its customer appreciation event. POC: etownevents.com or 270-234- 8258.

Food pantry, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Christ Dependent Ministries, 5687 S. Wilson Road, E’town. POC: 270-900-1231.

Moms Left Behind support group, 11 a.m., Swope Toyota meeting room upstairs above the Cafe, 1085 N. Dixie Ave., E’town. Park and enter at back of building. Encouragement for mothers who have had children who died. POC: Patti, 270-312-5375, or Linda, 270-547-1729.

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.

Rye Davis concert, 7 p.m., Historic State Theater, 209 W. Dixie Ave., E’town, after the Heartland Homecoming Parade. Tickets, on sale now, are $37.50 for the first three rows, $22.50 general admission. Limited meet and greet, $25. Doors open at 6 p.m. POC: thestate270.org.

Monday

Zumba, 9 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Previous dance experience not required. Because of class size, no group registrations. Registration & medical release required, forms.gle/SFJzc4oHQ6DSy3kp8. POC: 270-769-6337.

English as a Second Language, 11 a.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Free tutoring sessions geared toward learners of English. Drop-ins welcome. POC: 270-769-6337.

Cooking through the Calendar, 1 p.m., Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, E’town. Dayna Fentress, county extension agent for family and consumer services, will present a different recipe each month. August’s recipe is Peach and Blueberry Crumble. POC: 270-769-6337.

Tuesday

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.

Ongoing

Abound Credit Union Concert Series, The State Theater, 209 W. Dixie Ave., E’town. Schedule is Sept. 10, Ronnie Milsap; Nov. 6, Chicks with Hits: and Aaron Tippin, Dec. 10. Purchase tickets at thestate270.org. POC: 270-234-8258.

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 volunteer. 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]

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.

Upcoming

Roaming Readers, 9 a.m. Sept. 1. 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. Sept. 1, 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.

Garden Club of Elizabethtown meeting, 10 a.m. Sept. 2, Brown-Pusey House, 128 N. Main St., E’town. Topic: “Birds of Freeman Lake,” speaker is Jennifer Snyder. Masks and social distancing required. POC: Deb Weise, 270-766-1073.

Creative Coloring, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 2, 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. Sept. 2, 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. Sept. 2, 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.

Books & Brew, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 3, Zoom. Talk about what you’ve been reading, connect and share a love of reading. Register at forms.gle/YRifUk9nWE9kfBky8. POC: 270-769-6337.

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.