Fundrai$ers - Sept. 19, 2012

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 Fish fry at Upton Lodge

Upton Lodge is having a fish fry 5:30-8 p.m. Sept. 21. Dinner is $6; sandwich and drink is $4. For more information, call Bill Brawner at 270-900-0731 or 270-307-2292.


Horse ride benefits St. Ann School

A horse ride to benefit St. Ann School will begin at noon on Sept. 22 at John Wheatley’s farm, 925 Wayne Ennis Road, Howardstown. Auction follows the ride. For more information, call Diane Gant at 502-549-8291 or Fred Boone at 502-331-8397.


Wesley Meadows’ Lord Project Auction

Wesley Meadows United Methodist Church will have the Lord’s Project Auction at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 22. There will be a dinner and silent auction 4-6 p.m. outside under tents. Pork barbecue dinner is $6; hot dog dinner is $4. For more information, call 325-3673 or 325-3740.


Lane Lincoln has barbecue dinner

Lane Lincoln CME Church will have a barbecue dinner 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 22; $7 per plate. Proceeds will be used to purchase a van for the church. For more information, call 358-9911 or 401-5409.


Optimist Toy Run

The 6th annual Optimist Toy Run, sponsored by the Optimist Club of Bardstown, is Sept. 29 in Bardstown. The Toy Run benefits the Optimist Club’s Community Action Angel Tree, providing toys to area children who otherwise might do without. Activities will kick off at 10 a.m. at the Nelson County Judicial Center on East Stephen Foster Avenue with a car show sponsored by the Whiskey City Cruisers. Registration for the motorcycle run begins at 11 a.m. and “kick stands up” will be at 12:30 p.m. The route is about 60 miles long and features a stop at Makers Mark Distillery, where riders can tour the facility. Entry fee is $10 or a toy of equal value; the run is open to everyone, individuals or entire motorcycle clubs.

For more information, call Becky Distler at 502-507-8543.


Jaden’s Day

Jaden’s Day Shirts are being sold to assist the McBride family with medical needs for Jaden. The T-shirts are $12 or $13 for plus sizes. Mail shirt size and check to James and Kacey McBride, 62 Dogwood Dr., Hodgenville, Ky. 42748. Shirts will be available in October. A glamour shot fundraiser will be Sept. 27-30 at LaRue Baptist Church annex. Tickets are $9.95 and include a professional makeover, wardrobe and photo shoot. For more information, call 270-735-2004 or 270-735-7919.


Tractor pull benefits Susan G. Komen Foundation

A tractor pull to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation for breast cancer awareness is Oct. 5-6 at the Hardin County Fairgrounds. Admission for each night is $10. Tickets can be purchased at the gate or purchased in advance by contacting Tim Hornback at breastcancerpull2012@gmail.com, thornback@spechaul.com or 270-268-2431. There will be T-shirts for sale, a silent auction and a bouncy house for kids. Breast cancer survivors will be honored.


Ride, Race, Raise Awareness for the Cure

Race for the Cure is Oct. 13 at Iroquois Park, Louisville. Ride a bus with other participants from Hardin Memorial Hospital to Louisville; race or walk with others to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer. Adult registration is $30 which includes a long sleeved Susan G. Komen Race for Cure T-shirt. Bus returns by noon. Registration ends Sept. 21. For more information, visit KomenLouisville.org or call 270-706-1250.