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THURSDAY, June 16
Butterfly Craft Program. Thursday, June 16 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for adults. In celebration of Butterfly Day we will be making twisted wire form butterfly ornaments and painting canvas butterflies. Pre-register by calling or stopping by the front desk of the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
The Harrison County Historical Society will meet Thursday June 16 at 7:00 pm at the Library Annex.  The program will be the popular Historical Show and Tell.  Bring an item to show and talk about or just come and see what other people bring.  The public is always welcome.
FRIDAY, June 17
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, June 17 at Cynthiana Baptist Daycare at 10:30 a.m.; Eastside Laundry, 11 a.m. Grand Haven, 11:30 a.m.
Teen Food Program. Friday, June 17 from noon-1 p.m. for ages 11-18 years old at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Explore the food of Japan.
Old Union Christian Church Yard Sale. June 17 from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. and June 18 from 8 a.m. till noon at 6856 Russell Cave Rd., rain or shine. Donated items accepted during the week of June 12 at the church. Any questions contact Betty Rose at 859-299-7423, Connie Tipton at 859-293-0192 or Scott and Susan Winkler at 859-293-6192. Proceeds to be used for local and foreign missions.
Euchre Party. Sponsored by the Berry Lions Club. Friday, June 17 at 7 p.m. $5 for 10 games. Food will be available at 6 p.m.
SATURDAY, June 18
 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.
MONDAY, June 20
AARP Driver Safety Program. Monday, June 20 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Harrison County Extension Office, 668 New Lair Pike, Cynthiana. AARP members, $13; non-members, $15. Designed for drivers age 50 and older.
HCMS Council. The Harrison County Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet Monday, June 20 at 4:30 p.m. in the school library. The meeting is open to the public.
Moss Landing Summer Horseback Riding Camp. Weeks of June 20-24, June 27-July 1, July 4-8, July 11-15 and July 18-22 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., $300 a week per camper. Two lessons daily. To sign up call Nicole at 859-484-2349. Located at 505 Millersburg-Cynthiana Road, Millersburg, Ky.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, June 20 at Community Action Childcare Center and Harrison County Adult Care Center from 10:30-noon; Hinton, 3-4 p.m.
TUESDAY, June 21
Storytime. Tuesday, June 21 from 10-10:30 a.m. for ages 2-5 years old at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Tuesday, June 21 at Lebus Childcare Center at 10:30 a.m.; Edgemont, 11 a.m.; White Oak, 11:30 a.m.
WEDNESDAY, June 22
Craft Program (Ancient Greek Plates). Wednesday, June 22 for ages 5-12 years old at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Two times to choose from, 1-2 p.m. or 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Storytime. Wednesday, June 22 from 4:30-5 p.m. for ages birth to 5 years old at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Wednesday, June 22 at Parkside Manor at 11 a.m.; Leesburg, 2 p.m.; Grays Run, 3 p.m
SPECIAL NOTICES
Historical Book Group. Thursday, June 23 at 5:30 p.m. The book for discussion will be Storming Heaven by Giardina. Refreshments will be served the night of discussion.
Teen Food Program. Friday, June 24 from noon-1 p.m. for ages 11-18 years old at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Explore the food of Greece.
Cynthiana High School Alumni Banquet. The annual alumni banquet will be held Saturday, June 25 at 5 p.m. at the Elks Club on U.S. 62 East. For reservations, call Elaine Blackburnat 859-234-5689. The cost is $15.
Fish Fry and  Music Concert. Friday, June 24, at the Harrison County 4-H Grounds. Fish Fry: 5-10 p.m., with music starting at 6 p.m. Cost of meal is $6 per plate, including drinks. Dessert will be extra. Hosted by Berry United Methodist Church. The community is welcome.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, June 24 at Our Little Miracles at 10:30 a.m.; Beacon House, 11 a.m.; Shady Lawn, 11:30 a.m.; Roybnwood Heights, 2 p.m.
'Domino' under the stars. Saturday, June 25 at the Cynthiana Country Club, $10 cover charge and is open to the public. Pool will be open. Make it a family affair. 'Domino' plays from 8 p.m. to midnight.
How to Train Your Dragon Pancakes.  Saturday, June 25 from 9-11:30 a.m. for all ages, craft, and movie morning at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Father's Day Remembrance Group. Saturday, June 25 from 11:30 a.m. until 1. Sponsored by Hospice of the Bluegrass. To register call Mary McKenzie at 234-6462.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, June 27 in Claysville at 10:30 a.m.; Grays Run, 11 a.m.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Tuesday, June 28 at Toddler Village at 10:30 a.m.; Terrace Park, 11 a.m.; Cedar Ridge, 2 p.m.
Storytime. Tuesday, June 28 from 10-10:30 a.m. for ages 2-5 years old at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Craft Program-Fine Art in France. Wednesday, June 29 for ages 5-12 years old at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Two times to choose from - 1-2 p.m. or from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Wednesday, June 29 in Berry 11 a.m.; Kids Club, 2 p.m.
Storytime. Wednesday, June 29 from 4:30-5 p.m. for ages birth to 5 years old at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Spinning. Thursday, June 30 starting at 6 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Learn how to use a drop spindle to hand spin yarn to use in knitting, weaving, crocheting, etc. Spinning is an ancient art still being practiced around the world. The class will be taught by local artisan: Sara Dunham of Equinox Farm. She will have kits available for purchase that evening for $12.50 each.  Each kit will include (spindle, wool roving and instructions). Kit purchase is not required to attend the class. Pre-register by June 27 by calling the library at 234-4881 to register or stop by the front desk.
College Loans. Harrison County Educational Foundation is accepting applications for college loans for the 2011-2012 school year. Applications may be picked up at Harrison County High School, Maysville Community College or by emailing harrisoncoedfound@hotmail.com. Completed applications must be submitted to PO Box 243, Cynthiana, KY by July 1, 2011.
Teen Food Program. Friday, July 1 from 12 Noon-1:00 p.m. Teen Food Program for ages 11-18 years old. Explore the food of France.
Harrison County Fair Community Gospel Sing. The Harrison County fairboard is sponsoring the community gospel sing at the fairgrounds on July 10 at 6:30 p.m. Anyone interested in participating is asked to contact Barbara Yearsley, 1146 Ky. Hwy. 1842 N, Cynthiana, Ky.  41031 or at 859-234-2963, Betty Stoner at 234-3794 or Kevin Strausbaugh at 859-608-6826 before July 1. Letters are not being sent to churches this year.
All American Days. Monday, July 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Flat Run Veterans Park, Oddville Avenue. Looking for vendors for food and sale items. Must be American food nad American made items. Contact Cathy Studer at 234-9704.
Women’s Book Group. The book for the month of July is The Drowning Tree by Goodman. Will be meeting Thursday, July 7 at 6 p.m. Copies of the book are available at the front desk of the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Car and Motorcycle Show. The Paris Kiwanis Club’s Car and Motorcycle Show will be Saturday, July 9 at the Bourbon County Park fairgrounds from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The rain date is Saturday, July 16. To participate in this event contact Karen or Ginger. Proceeds will go towards the Chris Claypool Memorial Skateboard Park.
HCHS Site Based Council. There will be a special meeting of the Harrison County High School Site Based Decision Making Council to discuss the master schedule on July 25 at 11 a.m. in the school library.
Deep South Tour. Oct. 3-8, sponsored by Harrison County Extension Homemakers. Will be touring Mississippi, Louisiana, and Alabama with Martin Tours. Deposit due July 15 to reserve a seat. For more information call Theresa Martin, 859-234-6007.
HCHS Class of 1966 will hold its 45th reunion on July 16 at the Cynthiana Country Club. If anyone has not been contacted call Susan Argo Kendall at 859-234-6303.
Bracken County Community Day. Saturday, July 16 at Bracken County High School, Brooksville, Ky. Registration packets containing tickets may be picked up at BCHS on July 16 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Morning and afternoon tours available. For more information call 606-735-2062.
HCHS Class of 1971 will hold its reunion on Aug. 20 at the Ramada Inn in Lexington. Currently, classmates are meeting each Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Biancke's. For more information, call 859-298-9228 or visit on Facebook at Harrison Co.(Ky) Class of 1971.
HCHS Class of 1959 will be having a 70th birthday party on Saturday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Cynthiana Country Club. Mark the date on your calendar. More details will be given later.
Class of 1976 Reunion will be held Sept. 17 at Cynthiana Country Club starting at 6 p.m. For more information call 234-6556 or 859-588-0282
Harrison County Fire Protection District meets at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Harrison County Sheriff's Office, 113 W. Pike St., Cynthiana. Open to the public.
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.
On Exhibit. Work by local artist Jarrod Biddle at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
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.
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 5-6 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 gerrywhalen@yahoo.com.
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 mmckenzie@hospicebg.org.
Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter. Hours are Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon; Closed Sundays.
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.
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 namiharrison@yahoo.com.
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 cfranklin@cynthianalibrary.org or Kinzie Gregg Gaunce at kgregg@cynthianalibrary.org.
** If school is not in session due to inclement weather then the bookmobile will not run.