Community Calendar

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THURSDAY, Sept. 22
Free Concert. Thursday, Sept. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Featuring The ThunderRidge Bluegrass Band. Come enjoy quality homegrown entertainment: Larry Tucker on mandolin, guitar, dobro and bass; Terry Power on stand up bass and guitar; Herbert Franklin on banjo, fiddle, mandolin and guitar; Rankin Hatfield on guitar. All four members were born and raised in Harrison County.

FRIDAY, Sept. 23
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Sept. 23 at Cynthiana Baptist Daycare at 10:30 a.m.; Eastside Laundry, 11:30 a.m.
2011 Bourbon County Secretariat Festival. The Bourbon County Secretariat Festival will be held Sept. 23-24 in Paris, Ky. Festivities begin Friday, Sept. 23 at 5 p.m. Activities and performances will be at the Bourbon County Fair Grounds with free admission. There will be trade booths open throughout the festival. For more information or to register for the Claiborne Farm Tour or Big Red Run/Walk, visit www.Secretariat.com, “Fan Club” tab.

SATURDAY, Sept. 24
Harrison County Class of 2001 will hold their reunion on Sept. 24 at the Cynthiana Country Club, 8 p.m. to midnight. Cost is $30 per person. RSVP to Katie Bradford Furnish at 859-588-5479 or Mandy McCauley-Thornberry at 859-588-1001. Make checks payable to: Harrison County Class of 2001.
Renaker School Reunion. The Renaker School reunion will be held Saturday, Sept. 24 at 6 p.m. at Biancke's. Anyone who attended Renaker School and friends are welcome.
Friends of Griffith Woods Volunteer Help. Saturday, Sept. 24 at 10 a.m. will be collecting seed on the savanna portion of Griffth Woods. Bring shovels, rakes, and gloves. Wear long pants and sturdy shoes as we will be hiking in rough vegetation.

SUNDAY, Sept. 25
Picnic For The Pups. The Bluegrass Animal Welfare League is sponsoring The Picnic For The Pups on Sunday, Sept. 25 at Keeneland from noon to 5 p.m. Entrance fee is $5 for folks 11 and over, 10 and younger are free. Pets on leashes are encouraged. There will be live Bluegrass music, raffles, prizes, picnic fare, a blessing of the animals, and a digital scavenger hunt for kids and their dogs. All proceeds will benefit Bawl’s Humane Education and Spay/Neuter Programs. More information can be found at www.Kybawl.org. or contact Phyllis Bieber at 885-494-6728.

MONDAY, Sept. 26
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, Sept. 26 in Claysville at 10:30 a.m.; Grays Run, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

TUESDAY, Sept. 27
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Tuesday, Sept. 27 at Lebus at 10:30 a.m.; Edgemont ,11 a.m.; White Oak, 11:30 a.m.

The Stage is Bare Tour. Sept. 28 at 6 p.m. at Leesburg Christian Church. Premier Concert with Ryan Seaton, Dove Award winner,  as Seaton continues The Stage is Bare tour. Seaton will be joined by the Ryan Seaton Quartet featuring Aaron McCune. No tickets are required for this event but a love offering will be received.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Wednesday, Sept. 28 at Southside Elementary from 9:30 a.m.-noon; Berry, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Free Computer Classes. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library is providing free computer classes. Call 234-4881 to find out about class offerings or visit the website at www.cynthianalibrary.org.
Planning Commission of Cynthiana, Harrison County, Berry will not meet this month. The meetings are open to the public.
Food for Fines. Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will accept food for fines during the month of September. Call 234-4881 for further details.
Joint Book Group Meeting of the Historical and Women's Book Group on Thursday, Sept. 29 at 6 p.m. in the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Annex. The book for discussion will be Unwise Passions by Crawford.
Tea Party Patriots Organizational Fund Raiser. Oct. 1 at 4 p.m. at Flat Run Park, Farmers Market Shelter on Oddville Ave. Live christian music will be provided by Tim Vance and The Josephine Flash.
HCHS Council. Harrison County High School Site Base Council will meet Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 4 p.m. in the high school library.
Northside Council. Northside Site Based Council will hold a special meeting Thursday, Oct. 6 at 3:45 p.m. in the school library. The public is invited to attend.
Wedco Boo Run/Walk and Fastest Kids in Town will be held Oct. 8 at the Harrison County Health Center. The 5K will start at 8 a.m. and the kids event begins at 10 a.m. at Flat Run Veterans Park. Prizes and more. Registration forms can be obtained at the health department in Harrison, Scott or Nicholas county, at www.wedcohealth.org or by emailing tony.hall@ky.gov.
Church Bake Sale. Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Cynthiana Super Walmart from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., and also downtown Cynthiana at the Pulled Pork Cook Off. Will close earlier sold out. Berry United Methodist "Feeding the Flock Cook Book" will also be on sale.  Hosted by the Berry United Methodist Church,
LVBPW Meeting. The Licking Valley Business and Professional Women's meets the second Wednesday of each month at Biancke's Restaurant at noon, with a guest speaker. Interested and new members are welcome.
HCHS Class of 1964. Harrison County High School Class of 1964 (annual informal get-together) will be held Saturday, Oct.15 at 6 p.m. at the home of Jimmy and Diane Wilson, 2432 New Lair Rd. Meal will be provided; however, if would like to bring something to share feel free to bring it.
HCHS Class of 1957. The Harrison County High School Class of 1957 will meet at Biancke's on Oct. 17 at noon.
Christmas Angels. Grades K-12 if they meet the required criteria. Come Oct. 18 and 19 at the Community Education Center, 324 Webster Ave. between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. to complete a registration form. Must be filled out by the parent or guardian. No applications will be taken over the phone. If anyone would like to contribute to this program, contact the Community Education Center at 234-7160.
HCHS Alumni Banquet is planned for Saturday, Oct. 22 at 6 p.m. at the Harrison County High School cafeteria. For more information contact Ben Clifford at 234-6956.
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. Woodworking creations of Curtis Burkhart 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.
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.
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.