THURSDAY, July 24
Dr. Who Program. Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library, Thursday, July 24 at 2 p.m. for grades 6th through 12th. Will be: debating who is the best doctor, making own lava lamps, and decorating own mugs. Costumes are welcome but not required.
Women’s Book Group. Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library, Thursday, July 24 at 6 p.m. The book for discussion will be T is for Trespass by Sue Grafton.
Blood Drive. Thursday, July 24 from 3-7 p.m. at Cedar Ridge Health Campus, 1217 US Hwy. 62 E., Cynthiana, on the KBC Bloodmobile. Every donor will receive a $10 Walmart gift card and will be entered to win a Toyota Corolla Sport.
FRIDAY, July 25
Summer Reading Logs/Reviews. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library’s last day to turn in Summer Reading Logs/Reviews is Friday, July 25. The summer reading bookstore will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reading Logs/Reviews will not be accepted after this date.
Blood Drive. Friday, July 25 from 3-7 p.m. at Walmart, US 27 South, Cynthiana, on the KBC Bloodmobile. Every donor will receive a $10 Walmart gift card. July donors can win a trip to Vegas.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, July 25 at Our Little Miracles at 10:30 a.m.; Program at Ebenezer United Methodist Church at 2:30 p.m. All ages welcome.
Yard Sale. The Harrison County High School Varsity Cheerleaders will hold a yard sale on Friday, July 25 on the Southside Elementary front lawn from 8 a.m. to ?? Proceeds to benefit the cheerleading squad.
SATURDAY, July 26
Summer Reading Program Winners will be posted by 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 26 at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
MONDAY, July 28
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, July 28 at Community Action Childcare Center and Harrison County Adult Care Center at 10 a.m.; Program at River Road at Noon for all ages; Hinton, 3 p.m.
TUESDAY, July 29
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Tuesday, July 29 at Toddler Village at 10:30 a.m.; Cedar Ridge, 3 p.m.
Forum on Human Trafficking. First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 911 High Street, Paris, will host a free public forum on the current-day problem of human trafficking on Tuesday, July 29 at 7 p.m. All members of the community, business owners, teachers and concerned citizens are invited to attend. Presenters of the program will be State Rep. Sannie Overly and Marissa Castellanes, the MSW Human Trafficking Program Manager with the Case Management and Family Support Department of the Catholic Charities of Louisville. For more information call 987-3940.
Story Time: Monkeys. Tuesday, July 29 for ages 6 months to 5 years at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
WEDNESDAY, July 30
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Wednesday, July 30 in Berry at 3 p.m.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Aug. 1 at Cynthiana Baptist Daycare at 10:30 a.m.
Blood Drive. Friday, Aug. 1 from 1:30-6:30 p.m. at the Extension Office in the multi-purpose room at 668 New Lair Rd. Sponsored by the Harrison County Homemakers. August donors will be entered to win a trip to the Mayan Riviera. Every donor will also be entered to win two tickets to see Chicago in concert on Aug. 13 at Riverbend in Cincinnati.
Story Time. There will be no story time on Tuesday, Aug. 5. Story time will resume on Aug. 19.
Northside Council. The Northside Site Base Council will meet Wednesday, Aug. 13 at 3:45 p.m. in the school library. The public is invited to attend.
Women’s Book Group. Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library, Thursday, July 28 at 6 p.m. The book for discussion will be High Society: The Life of Grace Kelly by Donald Spoto. Pick up a copy at the front desk.
NAACP Fund Gala. The Cynthiana/Harrison County Branch of the NAACP National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Freedom Fund Gala will be Aug. 30, 2014 at the Harrison County Middle School, 209 Education Dr. Robert Bell will be the keynote speaker. He is a living historian and a charter member of the 12th United States Colored Heavy Artillery Re-activated, and a life member of the Camp Nelson Heritage Foundation, and will be doing the portrayal of The Rev. Newton Bush. Tickets will be $17.50 for meal and event.
Programs at Public Library. Programs at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will take place in the basement of Cynthiana Presbyterian Church unless otherwise noted. Please enter through the side entrance located on Pleasant Street. Library: Please use the Main Street entrance to the library due to construction.
Summer Reading Registration for all ages is under way. Stop by the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library to pick up reading log and register for the cool programs lined up this summer.
Water Aerobics. A Water Aerobics class will be held through Sept. 1 at the Cynthiana Country Club pool from 9-10 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Fees for the class are $50 plus $1 per class attended. The $50 fee is waived if the participant is a full or limited member of the Cynthiana Country Club. For more information call Kelley Brunker at 859-234-4898.
Hospice of the Bluegrass Grief Camp. Camp HOPE will be a one-day free retreat on Sept. 13 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for children, ages 6 to 12, who have experienced the death of a loved one within the past two years, at the Hospice of the Bluegrass Center for Grief and Education, 2409 Greatstone Point, Lexington, Ky. Caregivers of the children are also invited to attend. An application must be completed for each camper and are available by contacting Martin Weinstock at (859) 277-2700 or (800) 876-6005 or at www.hospicebg.org. Registration deadline is Sept. 5.
NAMI Family Support Group. (National Alliance on Mental Illness). A peer-lead support group for loved ones (18 and older) of individuals living with mental illness. The group meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Bourbon Community Hospital in the Hopewell Medical Complex in the community room, 8 Linville Drive, Paris, Ky. For more information contact Cheryl at 859-967-7374.
Kiwanis meets Thursday’s at 6:30 p.m. at Paula’s Restaurant. For more information contact Carole Garrett at 234-0332.
Hymn Sing. Berry Methodist Church will hold a Hymn Sing on the fourth Sunday of each month beginning at 6 p.m.
Boy Scout Troop 76 meets every Tuesday from 5:45-7:15 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, just past Eastside Elementary School. Drive to the back of the building; the meeting is in the lower meeting room. Must be 11 years old or at least in the fifth grade. For more information contact Tim Lail, 588-9370.
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. 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. Donations are always needed and welcomed.
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.
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.