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 Event honors King

Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will host an event in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at 1:30 and 3 p.m. Jan. 31 in room 112 of the administration building. Mary Ann Taylor, education and outreach director at Kentucky Commission on Human Rights, will speak. For more information, call Felicia Toliver at 706-8438.


Democratic Woman’s Club to meet

The LaRue County Democratic Woman’s Club will meet 7 p.m. Jan. 31 in the small courtroom at the LaRue County Courthouse. Refreshments will be served. The club has both female and male members and anyone interested is welcome. 


Ancestral Trails

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Ancestral Trails Historical Society will meet 7 p.m. Feb. 1 at Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Dr., Elizabethtown. Elvin Smith Jr. will present “The Civil War Battle of Vinegar Hill.” For more information, call (270) 862-3209.


Clothing giveaway 

The Santa’s Helpers will have a clothes giveaway 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 2 and 9 at the LaRue County Fairgrounds. For more information, call Snookie Morrison at 234-3313.


Youth sewing classes

Youth sewing classes will be held 9:30 a.m. to noon on seven Saturdays beginning Feb. 2 at the LaRue County Extension office. Adult volunteers are needed. Call 358-3401.


Heart Fair at HMH

Hardin Memorial Hospital is holding a Heart Fair 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 2. Free health screenings will be in the fifth-floor auditorium. Information booths include heart healthy nutrition, disease and weight management, stroke prevention and diabetes. Visit www.hmh.net or call 706-1250.


Blood drive in New Haven

A blood drive will be 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 3 at New Haven Rolling Fork Fire Department, 362 Center St., New Haven.


Rolling Thunder meets

Rolling Thunder Inc., Kentucky Chapter Four, will meet 2 p.m. Feb. 3 at Colvin Community Center, Radcliff. Annual dues are $30. For more information, visit rollingthunder-kych4.com. 


Biggest Loser set to begin Feb. 4

The Biggest Loser Challenge will meet 5-6 p.m. on Mondays, Feb. 4 to April 8, at the LaRue County Board of Education gym. Participants can walk in the gym and receive health and nutrition tips; $10 registration to be eligible for a cash prize at the end of the series. Biggest losers split the cash. Call the LaRue County Extension office at 358-3401.


Growers planning for Farmers Market

The LaRue County Extension Office will host a planning session 5:30 p.m. Feb. 5 for anyone interested in participating at a farmers market. Call Abby Tate at 358-3401 to register.