THURSDAY, Jan. 27
Planning Commission of Cynthiana, Harrison County, Berry will hold a special meeting Thursday, Jan. 27, 7:30 p.m., at the sheriff’s office. The meetings are open to the public.
Introduction to Guitar-For the Novice. Thursday, Jan. 27 at 5:30 p.m. Come learn the basics of guitar with Paul Marsh: the difference between electric and acoustic, the parts of a guitar,-what are the basic chords,-where to buy a guitar, etc. This program will take place in the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library annex and is for patrons over the age of 15.
Kid’s Candy Sushi Program. Thursday, Jan. 27 at 5:30 p.m. Come make yummy sushi from candy. This program will take place in the children’s room of the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library and is for patrons ages 4-12.
FRIDAY, Jan. 28
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Jan. 28 at Our Little Miracles at 10:30 a.m.; New Beginnings, 11:15 a.m.; Robynwood Heights, 2 p.m.
MONDAY, Jan. 31
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, Jan. 31 at Community Action Childcare Center and Harrison County Adult Care Center, 10:30 a.m.-noon; Corinth, 3 p.m.
TUESDAY, Feb. 1
Storytime. Tuesday, Feb. 1 starting at 10 a.m. for ages 2-5 at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Tuesday, Feb. 1 at Toddler Village at 10:30 a.m.; Terrace Park, 11 a.m.; Cedar Ridge, 2-3 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 2
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Wednesday, Feb. 2 at Eastside Elementary from 9:30 a.m.-noon; Kids Club, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
January Prevent-a-Litter Month. Take advantage of the 10 percent spay/neuter discount coupons being offered by Brooks Animal Clinic and Harrison Vet Clinic during the month of January. Stop the needless suffering of companion animals who should never have been born. Coupons are available at: WCYN Radio, courthouse, Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter and bulletin boards throughout the county. Sponsored by the Humane Society of Harrison County, 859-312-1267.
Food For Fines. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library is accepting food for fines during the month of January. Call the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library at 234-4881 for further details.
Chinese New Year. Thursday, Feb. 3 starting at 5:30 p.m. Celebrate the Chinese New Year at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. This program is for ages 4 to 12.
Women’s Book Club. The women’s book for the month of February will be Anne of Green Gables. Will meet Thursday, Feb. 3. Copies of the book are available at the front desk of the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Feb. 4 at Cynthiana Baptist Daycare at 10:30 a.m.; Eastside Laundry, 3 p.m.; Grand Haven, 3:20 p.m.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, Feb. 7 at Parkside Manor at 11 a.m.; Leesburg/Grays Run, 2-4 p.m.
Cynthiana City Commission will meet Tuesday, Feb. 8, 5:30 p.m., upstairs City Hall in the commissioners’ room. The meetings are open to the public.
Fiscal Court of Harrison County will meet Tuesday, Feb. 8, 5:30 p.m., meeting room at the Harrison County Sheriff’s building (former KU building). The meetings are open to the public.
Storytime. Tuesday, Feb. 8 starting at 10 a.m. for ages 2-5 at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
T.A.B. (Teen Advisory Board). Tuesday, Feb. 8, meet in the middle school library from 3:05-3:30 p.m.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Tuesday, Feb. 8 at Edgemont at 11 a.m.; White Oak, 11:30 a.m.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly). Open house will be held Feb. 9 from 5-6 p.m. in the Harrison Memorial Hospital conference room. Guest speaker will be Judy Feeback. Come see how to be healthy. The event is free, door prizes and goody bags for everyone. Everyone welcome. For more information call 588-6630.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Wednesday, Feb. 9 at Northside Elementary at 9:30 a.m.; Antioch, 2-3 p.m.
Teen Program-“Glow Jars”. Wednesday, Feb. 9 starting at 4:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Call 234-4881 and ask for Kinzie for more information.
Northside Council. Northside Site-Based Council will meet Thursday, Feb. 10 at 3:45 p.m. in the Northside library. The public is invited to attend.
Berry City Commission will meet Thursday, Feb. 10 at 7 p.m., at Berry City Hall. The meetings are open to the public.
Planning Commission of Cynthiana, Harrison County, Berry will meet Monday, Feb. 21, 7:30 p.m., at the sheriff’s office. The meetings are open to the public.
Harrison County Board of Education will meet Tuesday, Feb. 22, 7 p.m., at the Community Education Building. The meetings are open to the public.
2011 IRM Beef Calendars and Farm Record Books are now available at the Extension Office. Calendars are free and Record books are $5.
Battle of Cynthiana Reenactment. The Committee for the Battle of Cynthiana, Ky. invites everyone to attend Morgan's Raid.Free fun, admission, registration, and parking on June 18 and 19, 2011 at the Elks Lodge #438 Grounds, 1544 US Highway 62 E. Camp opens Thursday, June 16 for set up and closes Sunday June 19. Battles at 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Contact Michael Brown (859) 588-6864 or Kevin Hall (859) 509-6163.
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) meets the second and fourth Thursdays of every month from 9 to 11:45 a.m. at Indian Creek Christian Church. Come join other moms for food, fun and fellowship. Childcare is provided. For more information call Cassie at 954-0571. Please note that when school is not in session, MOPS meeting is cancelled.
On Exhibit. Display honoring our veterans and quilts by the Piecemakers Quilt Club in the front lobby at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Community Employment Opportunities (CEO) is a non-profit employment agency that assists persons with disabilities in finding and retaining employment. Located in the Community Service Center at 216 Old Lair Road or can be reached by calling (859) 234-9377 or visit www.ceo-employment.com.
Harrison County Food Pantry. The Harrison County Food Pantry is located at 304 Locust St. (former Cynthiana Police Substation). Open Wednesdays and Fridays from noon to 4 p.m. For more information contact Margaret Watson at 234-1649 or Marilyn Wash at 234-5644.
Berry Lions Club meets on the first and third Thursday of each month at the Berry Lions Club Hall at 7 p.m. New members always welcome.
Dog House Recycling. If anyone has a dog house in good condition to donate or know of a dog in need of shelter, contact the Humane Society of Harrison County at 234-1222 or 859-312-1267.
Moms in Touch International (praying for children and schools) is an interdemoninational, non-profit organization. For more information call Stephanie Techau, MITI contact for Harrison County at 588-2525 or visit www.momsintouch.org.
Head Start Program. Head Start-Community Action Council, is a comprehensive federally funded child development program for low-income families and children with disabilities. For more information contact the Community Action Council, 859-234-2121 or visit at 216 Old Lair Road, Cynthiana.
Early Head Start. Works with families that are expecting a child or have children under three years. For more information contact Alean Spicer at the Community Action Council at 859-234-2121 or visit the center at 216 Old Lair Road, Cynthiana.
Migrant Head Start Network. A free child care service for children of migrant farm workers. For more information contact Barbara Helton at the Community Action Council at 859-234-2121 or visit the center at 216 Old Lair Road, Cynthiana.
TOPS. Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets at 5 p.m. on Wednesdays in the conference room at Harrison Memorial Hospital. For more information call 588-6630.
Cynthiana Families Anonymous meeting is held every Thursday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana Christian Church. Use the Walnut Street entrance to enter the church. Call 859-234-1626 and leave a message for further information.
Cynthiana Alcoholics Anoymous meets Sundays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. and Wednesdays from 8-9 p.m. at the Episcopal Church, North Walnut Street. For more information call 1-800-467-8019
Al-anon Meetings are held on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. at Harmony Christian Church in Georgetown, Ky. at the old Wal-Mart store on the by-pass.
Adoptive Parent Support Groups. Held third Saturday of each month from 2-4 p.m. at the Georgetown Public Library, 104 S. Bradford Lane, Georgetown. For more information call Gerry Whalen at 859-234-5454 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christian Singles Group meets at Harrison Memorial Hospital in the Virginia McKenney conference room on the first and third Friday of each month at 7 p.m. Call Phil at 234-6524, or Vickie at 234-5346.
Men’s Coffee Group. Meets at Hospice of the Bluegrass Office, 1317 US Hwy. 62 E at 10:30 a.m. every third Friday. For more information contact Mary McKenzie 859-234-6462 or 800-756-6005 or email email@example.com.
Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter. Hours are Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon; Closed Sundays.
A Veterans Field Representative is available on the third Tuesday of each month at the County Sheriff's office in Cynthiana from 1-4 p.m. This service is free of charge. For more information or to make an appointment, call 1-800-747-9963.
Harrison County Veterans are eligible for interment in the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North in Williamstown, Ky. Spouses and other eligible dependents may qualify for interment as well. Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North opened in 2008. For more information contact a local funeral home or visit http://veterans.ky.gov.
Harrison County Republican Party meets monthly on the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. in the conference room of the Sheriff's office, Pike Street.
A Veterans Field Representative is available on the second Tuesday of each month at the Fleming County Courthouse, Flemingsburg, Ky. from 1:30-4 p.m. This service is free of charge. For more information or to make an appointment, call 1-866-376-0308.
Harrison County Soil & Water Conservation District meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month at the office located at 103 Rodgers Park Dr., Cynthiana. Open to the public.
NAMI Support Group. The National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) will begin meeting June 9 at Bluegrass Comprehensive Care (257 Parkland Heights), and will continue meeting every Wednesday at 1 p.m. For more information call 234-1407 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cub Scouts meet every first and third Tuesday at First United Methodist Church at 6 p.m. If interested call John Denniston at 298-5550 or Opal Traylor at 234-1589.
Harrison County Diabetes Support Group will meet at the Harrison County Senior Citizens Center on the second Wednesday of every month at 10:30 a.m. For more information call Crissy at 859-234-8750 or 859-298-4899.
Library Cookbooks. Pick up a copy of 'Eat Between The Lines' $10 each. Proceeds will go towards funding programming at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Community Action Council is now accepting applications for the Westside Housing Project and down payment assistance if available. For more information contact Lori Furnish at 859-234-2121 or stop by the Community Center at 216 Old Lair Rd., Cynthiana.
Narcotics Anonymous meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 7:30-8:30 p.m.; and Saturdays from 6-7 p.m. at the St. James A.M.E. at 312 W. Pleasant in the annex.
Visit the library’s website at www.cynthianalibrary.org and check out our calendar, services and subscribe to our new online book club.
Clothing Closet has moved to 209 Pike St. and is open Mondays and Wednesdays from noon to 3:30 p.m. In great need of middle school uniforms and large garbage bags.
*** All programs provided by the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library are free unless otherwise noted. All programs except for storytime or unless otherwise noted will take place in the library annex (between Biancke’s and the Shell station). Call 234-4881 with any questions or to register for a program or e-mail Cindy Franklin at email@example.com or Kinzie Gregg Gaunce at firstname.lastname@example.org.