Community Calendar

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Library offers free books
The LaRue County Public Library, 201 S. Lincoln Blvd., Hodgenville, is giving away a variety of discarded books.

Volunteers needed for Hosparus
Hosparus of Central Kentucky is looking for volunteers to make lap quilts (about 3’X4’) for patients as part of the CARE blanket program. Quilted, crocheted, knitted or fleece tie blankets are welcome. Contact Annette Jones at 737-6300, 1-800-686-9577 or ajones@hosparus.org for more information.

Red Hill Cemetery Commission
Red Hill Cemetery Commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. July 8 at Hodgenville City Hall. The regular city council meeting follows at 7 p.m.

Dinky’s Magic Show at library
The LaRue County Public Library will host Dinky’s Magic Show 5 p.m. July 9. Call the library at 358-3851 for more information.

Creekfront Campfire Storytime
The LaRue County Public Library will host Creekfront Campfire Storytime 8 p.m. July 12. Call the library at 358-3851 for more information.

New Hope Fire Department open house
New Hope Fire Department will hold an open house noon-6 p.m. July 13 at 90 Holy Cross Road, New Haven. Music, hot dogs, hamburgers, fire department tours and child safety along with special guests including air method helicopter and air evac helicopter will be featured.

Volunteer training at Park
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park is holding free volunteer orientation training days for those wishing to volunteer at the park’s visitor center information desk. Training is noon-4 p.m. July 15 and Aug. 29. First-come, first-served basis; limited to eight volunteers. For more information, call the park at 358-3137.

Blood drive at Sonora
First Baptist Church of Sonora, 709 Main Street, will host a blood drive 3-7 p.m. July 16.

Classic car cruise-in
The Goodtime Cruisers will hold a classic car cruise-in 4-8 p.m. July 20 on Lincoln Square. For more information, visit www.goodtimecruisers.com.

Adult Summer Reading Program
The LaRue County Public Library is hosting an Adult Summer Reading Program with weekly drawings for gifts. Stop by the library to complete a ticket for books that have been read. Drawings will be held each Wednesday in July with a grand prize drawing on July 25. For more information, call Tracey Williams at 358-3851.

Mobile mammogram unit
The mobile mammogram unit from James Graham Brown Cancer Center will be at the LaRue County Extension office 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 3. Call 358-3401 for an appointment. Cost is $79 for those without insurance.

Rolling Thunder to meet
Rolling Thunder, Inc., Kentucky Chapter Four, will meet 2 p.m. July 14 in the Colvin Community Center, 230 Freedoms Way, Radcliff. Meetings are open to the public and dues are $30 per year. For more information, visit http:/rollingthunderkych4.com.

Wellness on Wheels
Hardin Memorial Hospital’s Wellness on Wheels mobile health unit will be available 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 15 at Hometown IGA in Hodgenville. No charge for blood pressure, blood glucose, body mass index and body fat analysis. Osteoporosis heel bone density is $20; cholesterol panel is $20. For more information, visit www.hmh.net.