Community Calendar - May 1, 2013

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 Friends of the Library to meet

Friends of the LaRue County Public library will meet 5 p.m. May 3 at the library.


ECTC Choristers Spring Concert

The Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Choristers will present their Spring Concert 7:30 p.m. May 2 in the Science Auditorium of the college. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Dr. Camille Hill at 270-706-8448 or Camille.hill@kctcs.edu.


Waste tire amnesty

Tire amnesty is May 2-4. For more information, call Jill Gray at 358-9903. The event is sponsored by Kentucky Division of Waste Management and LaRue Fiscal Court.


Ancestral Trails Historical Society

The Ancestral Trails Historical Society will meet 7 p.m. May 3 at the Hardin County Public Library in Elizabethtown. Steve Rafferty will present the genealogy program on “Family Resources.” For more information, call 270 862-3209.


Karaoke and dancing

There will be karaoke and dancing 7-11 p.m. May 3 at the old square dance building, 1524 Hodgenville Road, Elizabethtown. All ages welcome. Door prizes and 50/50 drawing. No alcohol. Admission is $3 to go toward building’s rental fee. For information, call Steve and Linda Vincent at 735-5077.


Rolling Thunder to meet

Rolling Thunder, Inc., Kentucky Chapter Four, will meet 2 p.m. May 5 in the Colvin Community Center, 230 Freedoms Way, Radcliff. Meetings are open to the public and dues are $30 per year. The major function of Rolling Thunder Inc. is to publicize the POW/MIA issue and assist homeless and disabled veterans of all wars and other veterans’ issues. For more information, visit http:/rollingthunderkych4.com. 


Library to host 

how-to session

The LaRue County Public Library will hold a free class, “How to use Pinterest” 5-7 p.m. May 9. For more information or to pre-register, call the library at 358-3851.


Chamber of Commerce dinner

The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce dinner is May 9 with the theme “Celebrating Education.” Dr. Britt Brockman is the guest speaker. RSVP by calling the chamber at 358-3411.


Water district 


LaRue County Water District No. 1 is having a 50th-year celebration at 12:30 p.m. May 11 at Buffalo Baptist Church annex. The LaRue County Pork Producers will cook. For more information, call 325-3242.


Blood drive in Sonora

A blood drive will be 3-7 p.m. May 14 at First Baptist Church, 709 Main St., Sonora.

Relay for Life begins May 17 at HES

The LaRue County Relay for Life will begin at 6 p.m. Friday, May 17 at Hodgenville Elementary School. For more information or to form a team, visit www.relayforlife.org or contact Bill Hawkins at bill.hawkins@cancer.org.


Wellness on Wheels

Hardin Memorial Hospital’s Wellness on Wheels mobile health unit will be available 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. May 20 at Hometown IGA in Hodgenville. No charge for blood pressure, blood glucose, body mass index, Dermaview skin analysis, body fat analysis and weight. Hemaglobin (Anemia) level is $5. Cholesterol panel is $20. For more information, visit www.hmh.net. 


Fair change

The LaRue County Fair Board has set the 2013 LaRue County Fair for June 14-22. A horse show will be June 14; dairy cattle show on June 15; and the carnival arrives June 17.