Community Calendar -September 4, 2013

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LaRue County Reads
Volunteer to tutor a child in reading for one-half hour each week at one of the local schools.

Volunteers must attend a short training class. The next training is 10 a.m. Sept. 4 at the Board of Education. Training will last about one hour.

For more information or to register for the training, call Sarah Hornback at 358-8334 or 358-4111.

Ancestral Trails – ‘Outhouses’
The Ancestral Trails Historical Society will meet 7 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, Elizabethtown. The program, “Outhouses of Bygone Times,” will be given by Beverly Heath. For more information, call 270-862-3209.  

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.

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 Hodgenville Woman’s Club. For more information, call 270-325-3834. U.S. Congressman Brett Guthrie and State Rep. Michael Meredith will speak.

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.


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.

District Court canceled
LaRue District Court will not be held Nov. 6. Cases will be heard Nov. 13.