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THURSDAY, Nov. 24
Free Thanksgiving Meal will be served at the Harrison County High School cafeteria on Thanksgiving Day. The meal is free but please call 588-3712 and let us know you are coming. There will be Christmas crafts for the kids. Transportation can be provided. If unable to join us at the high school and would still like a meal, delivery will be available. Call the same number for deliver. Presented by Unity Christian Church.
MONDAY, Nov. 28
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, Nov. 28 in Claysville at 10:30 a.m.; Grays Run, 3:30-4 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 30
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Wednesday, Nov. 30 at Southside Elementary from 9:30 a.m.-noon; Berry, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
SPECIAL NOTICES
2011 Holiday Workshops. Topiary Tree Workshop - Friday, Dec. 2 from 2-3:30 p.m. Small topiary trees will be made and decorated with swags of lettered beads spelling the name of the deceased; Holiday Fragrance Workshop - Friday, Dec. 9 from 3:30-5 p.m. Fragrant lemons will be decorated with the initials of the deceased love one. All workshops are open to anyone facing their first holiday without their loved one. RSVP by the Wednesday prior to the workshop date at 1-800-756-6005 or 859-234-6462. Sponsored by Hospice of the Bluegrass.
Frontier Christmas. Dec. 3 and 4 in the village of Washington, Ky. For more information contact the Washingtons Visitor Center at 606-759-7411 or visit the website at www.washingtonky.com.
St. Edward Alter Society Christmas Bazaar will be at the St. Edward cafeteria Dec. 3 from 10-7 p.m. Christmas Bake sale, candy, and lunch. Vendors welcomed. Call Debbie Palmer at 234-5800.
Holiday Home Tour. St. Mary School PTS to host a holiday tour of homes on Sunday, Dec. 4 from 2-5 p.m. Six properties will be showcased. Starting location will be at St. Mary School, 1121 Main St., Paris. Tickets are $10 each day of tour or Nov. 19 during the craft fair at the Church of Annunciation Parish Hall. Proceeds to benefit St. Mary School. For more information call the school at 859-987-3815.
Millersburg Christmas Parade. Monday, Dec. 5 beginning at 6:30 p.m. Parade line will begin at 6 p.m. at the intersection of Vimont Lane and Old Millersburg Road. Public may greet the honorees at a reception in the Millersburg Civic Center following the parade with refreshments being served and a chili supper prepared by the Millersburg Fire Department. For more information call the city office at 859-484-3901.
HCHS Council. Harrison County High School Site Base Council will meet Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 4 p.m. in the high school library.
Crafting and Carols. Thursday, Dec. 8 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. There will be a variety of crafts available to make as we listen to the sounds of the season. This is a craft session for adult patrons. Pre-registration is required.
Historical Book Group. Thursday, Dec. 22 at 5:30 p.m. to discuss the book Boone by Robert Morgan.  Refreshments will be served the night of discussion.
Children’s Story Time is Back. Tuesdays from 10-10:30 a.m. for ages 3 to 5; and Wednesdays from 4:30-5 p.m. for ages birth to 5 at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Democratic Headquarters will be open at 134 E. Pike St. (next to Swinford and Sims). Stop in for yard signs and other Democratic material.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
Clothing Closet is located at 103 N. Main (beside Cynthiana Presbyterian Church) and is open Mondays and Wednesdays from noon to 3:30 p.m. The Clothing Closet will have boxes at both entrances of Walmart for coats, blankets, and winter items through Oct. 30.