The Hardin & LaRue Diabetes Coalition will meet 6 p.m. Aug. 7 at the Lincoln Trail District Health Department, 108 New Glendale Road, Elizabethtown. It is open to anyone with interest in early diagnosis, reduction of complications, prevention and elimination of diabetes. For more information or to register for classes, contact Melissa Conder at 769-1601, Ext. 1035.
Two major events are in the works for this month at LaRue County Public Library.
Kentucky Down Under, the organization in Horse Cave, that features native Australian animals, will make its way to the library at 11 a.m. Friday. They will be bringing a kangaroo, reptiles and birds for participants to see.
A free workshop “Introduction to ExCel” will be 5 p.m. July 12 at the Campbellsville University Brockman Center – Hodgenville. Pre-register at the LaRue County Public Library, call 358-3851 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The LaRue County Public Library has several new books and DVDs for loan.
Books – Danger in Plain Sightby Marta Perry; Between the Linesby Jodi Picoult; Coming Homeby Karen Kingsbury; Summerlandby Elin Hilderbrand; Wicked Businessby Janet Evanovich; Unconquered: The Saga of Cousins Jerry Lee Lewis, Jimmy Swaggart and Mickey Gilleyby J.D. Davis; The Pope and Iby Jerzy Kluger; Blood Feud: The Hatfields and McCoys by Lisa Alther; and The Politicianby Andrew Young.