Community Calendar -September 11, 2013

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Boy Scouts consolidate
Locust Grove Baptist Church, 1817 Red Mill Road, Elizabethtown, is hosting Boy Scout Troop meetings at 7 p.m. on Monday nights. Troop 151 of Hodgenville has consolidated with Troop 369, chartered by the church. Boy Scouts are ages 11 to 18. For more information, call Robert Bush at 270-734-1019.

Elvis and Meatloaf perform
Elvis and Meatloaf, AKA The Perkins Brothers from Ball Hollow, will be in concert 11:30 a.m. Sept. 14 at Bennie’s Barn Antique Mall in Glendale. There is no charge to attend.
The brothers perform a free concert 3:30-5 p.m. that day at the Rolling Fork Iron Horse Festival in New Haven.

Iron Horse Festival

New Haven’s Rolling Fork Iron Horse Festival is Sept. 14. Booth rentals available by calling 502-549-3177. If you would like to participate in the parade, download a registration form at www.newhaven.ky.gov or pick up a form at New Haven City Hall. The parade will be 2:15 p.m.

Wellness on Wheels
Hardin Memorial Hospital’s Wellness on Wheels mobile health unit will be available 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 16 at Hometown IGA. No charge for blood pressure, blood glucose, body mass index, body fat analysis and weight. Hemoglobin (anemia test) is $5; cholesterol panel is $20. For more information, visit www.hmh.net.

Republicans meet
The LaRue County Republicans will meet 7 p.m. Sept. 16 and 23 at Greater Works Church, 102 Walters Ave., Hodgenville. For more information, call Lanny Vincent at 325-3834.

Hafer to speak at Woman’s Club
The Hodgenville Woman’s Club will meet 6:30 p.m. Sept. 17. Diane Hafer from the Hardin County Performing Arts Center will speak about future programs. Hafer began volunteering at the PAC and now is involved in scheduling, contracts, grant-writing and publicity. For more information, call Iris LaRue at 270-358-3163.

Upton Days
Upton Days festival is Sept. 20-22.

Lincoln Dinner
The LaRue County Republican Party will hold the Lincoln Dinner 6:30 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Hodgenville Woman’s Club. For more information, call 270-325-3834. U.S. Congressman Brett Guthrie and State Rep. Michael Meredith will speak.


Free Movie Night, sponsored by the City of Hodgenville and The LaRue County Herald News, will be 7 p.m. Sept. 28 at Hodgenville Civic Center, 200 S. Lincoln Blvd. The movie will be “Old Dogs.” There is no charge to attend and free popcorn is included.

Flaget Memorial Hospital Health Fair

Flaget Memorial Hospital will offer a health fair 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 28. Free and low-cost screenings available, kids’ zone, free health information, giveaways and refreshments available. A giant colon will be set up to illustrate colon cancer. For more information, call 1-502-350-5058 or foundation@flaget.com.

Lincoln Days quilt show

Lincoln Day quilt entries will be taken at Hodgenville Christian Church on Oct. 4. Volunteers are needed to sit with the quilt display on Oct. 5-6. For more information, call Beverly Heath at 358-4820.
Lincoln Days Art Show

Artists are encouraged to participate in the Lincoln Days Art Show, Sept. 29-Oct. 6. The deadline for submissions is Tuesday, Sept. 24. Divisions include photography, Lincoln (any medium), open (any medium or subject) and LaRue County. Entry fee is $10 per piece; no fee for LaRue division. For more information, visit http://www.lincolndays.org/events/art-show/ or call The Lincoln Museum at 270-358-3163.