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THURSDAY, March 22
Women’s Book Group. Thursday, March 22 at 6 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. The book for discussion will be Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World by Vicki Myron.
FRIDAY, March 23
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available March 23 at New Beginnings at 10:30 a.m.; Robynwood Heights, 3 p.m.
SATURDAY, March 24
Bean Supper and Cake Cook-Off to be held at Ruddles Mills Christian Church, 3804 Ruddles Mills-Millersburg Rd.,Paris, Ky.,  on Saturday, March 24 at 6:30 p.m. Competition for men to bake and decorate a cake. Please join us.
MONDAY, March 26
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available March 26 at Parkside Manor at 11 a.m.; Grays Run, 3 p.m.
TUESDAY, March 27
Harrison County Board of Education will meet Tuesday, March 27, 7 p.m., at the Community Education Building. The meetings are open to the public.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available March 27 at Toddler Village at 10:30 a.m.; Terrace Park, 11 a.m.; Cedar Ridge, 3 p.m.
Cynthiana City Commission will meet Tuesday, March 27, 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, March 27, 5:30 p.m., meeting room at the Harrison County Sheriff’s building (former KU building). The meetings are open to the public.
WEDNESDAY, March 28
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available March 28 at Grandview Country Store at 10 a.m.; Berry, 3:30 p.m.
SPECIAL NOTICES
Spring Time Craft. Thursday, March 29 at 5 p.m. for ages 4 and up at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
BTOP Computer Class (Computer Basics Level 3). Tuesday, April 3 at 6 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library. Pre-registration is required. Call 234-4881 for more information.
HCHS Council. Harrison County High School Site Based Council will have a special called meeting on Tuesday, April 3 at 4 p.m. in the HCHS Library.
Health Fair. Westside Elementary will hold a Health Fair on April 5, 6-8 p.m. in the school cafeteria. There is no cost for the event. Booths available will be Dr. Amy Mashburn, blood pressure screening, Dr. Jason McIlvain, dentist, Harrison Memorial Hospital, Wedco, chiropractic tests, the fire house, animal adoptions and more.
Harrison County Community Health Fair. Thursday, April 12 from 7 to 11 a.m. at the Harrison County Middle School (parking at the back entrance). Free tests and screenings. New this year will be a complete blood count. Sponsored by Harrison Memorial Hospital, Wedco District Health Department, Harrison County School Systems and Community Education Center, Harrison County Extension Office, and UK Markey Cancer Center.
HCHS Class of 1957. The Harrison County High School Class of 1957 will meet at Bianckes on April 16 at noon. Join classmates for lunch and help plan the 55 year class reunion.
HCHS Council. Harrison County High School Site Based Council will meet Tuesday, April 17 at 4 p.m. in the HCHS Library
Women’s Health Issues Seminar. Monday, April 30 at Cynthiana Christian Church. Registration at 5 p.m. Guest speakers begin at 5:30 p.m. The seminar is free and a meal will be provided free of charge to the first 100 registered participants. Tickets available at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library or the Harrison County Extension Office. For more information call 234-5510.
Young Farmers. The Harrison County Young Farmers will be meeting in the Harrison County High School ag room on Monday nights at 7 p.m. Anyone interested in becoming a member is welcome to attend.
Clothing Closet. The Clothing Closet will now be open on the last Saturday of the month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Closet is located at 103 N. Main (beside Cynthiana Presbyterian Church) and open Mondays and Wednesdays from noon to 3:30 p.m.
Christian Faith Center. The Christian Faith Center has opened their clothing closet to the public. All free items, lots of winterwear. Call 859-234-8481 to view items.
Children’s Story Time. Tuesdays at 10 a.m. for age 3 to 5; and at 4:30 p.m. for age birth to 5 at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
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.
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. Agent Orange registration is also available. For more information or to make an appointment, call 1-800-747-9963.
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 and Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m., and Fridays at 7 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 Tony Roberts at 859-588-0866 or Tami Perkins at 859-797-4337.
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.
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.
* 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.
*Any day that school is closed due to inclement weather, the library will have movies and/or crafts available in the children’s library from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.