THURSDAY, Aug. 28
Mum Sale. Harrison Memorial Hospital Relay for Life will sponsor a Mum Sale on Aug. 28 from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the HMH front lawn. Ten colors to choose from. Cost is $12 each
Bug Out. Thursday, Aug. 28 at 5:30 p.m. “Bug Out” to the icky classics or How To Eat Fried Worms and Hi! Fly Guy in the basement of the Cynthiana Presbyterian Church for kindergarten through 5th grade. Pre-registration is appreciated.
Women’s Book Group. Thursday, Aug. 28 at 6 p.m. in the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library annex to discuss the book High Society: The Life of Grace Kelly by Donald Spoto. Copies of the book are available for check out at the front desk.
SATURDAY, Aug. 30
Senior Citizens Cookout. The Senior Citizens Center will host a cookout at 1842 South United Lane, Cynthiana, at the farm of Marie Graves on Saturday, Aug. 30 at 5 p.m. Tents provided and music by Montgomery Gospel. For information contact Graves at 859-235-0252.
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 at the Harrison County Middle School, 209 Education Dr. Robert Bell will be the keynote speaker will be doing the portrayal of The Rev. Newton Bush. Donations are accepted.
MONDAY, Sept. 1 (Labor Day)
Public Library Closed. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of Labor Day.
Health Department. The Harrison Country Health Department will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1 for Labor Day.
TUESDAY, Sept. 2
Story Time: Get Moving. Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 10 a.m. for ages 6 months to 5 years, Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Tuesday, Sept. 2 in Leesburg at Noon; Grays Run, 3 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 3
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Wednesday, Sept. 3 at Eastside Elementary School from 9:30 a.m.-Noon; Kids Club, 3:45 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
****** Library Temporarily Moving. On Sept. 8, the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will move across the street to the Charles Feix Annex at 101 W. Pleasant St. until further notice. Limited services will be offered. Hours will be the same as they currently are. The main building will be closed to the public. Will offer 10 laptop computers, new materials, magazines, and newspapers. Limited copying and faxing will be offered. Bookmobile services will continue as usual. Children’s programming will continue to take place in the basement of the Cynthiana Presbyterian Church. If anyone needs other things done, please ask. We may be able to accommodate. All old items can be reserved and picked up after being notified.*******
Little Feet, Big Feet. Registration ends Friday, Sept. 5 at 4:30 p.m. The walk is sponsored by Community Health Partnership Wellness and will be held Saturday, Sept. 6. For more information or registration forms call 859-235-3510.
Bailey Bunch will meet Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 11:30 a.m. at Paula’s Restaurant.
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.
Cynthiana Chapter DAR will meet Saturday, Sept. 6 at First Christian Church, 911 High St., Paris, at noon. Luncheon will be $11 to be paid at the door. Speaker will be State Regent Barbara Zink. RSVP to Gail Kesterson at 513-324-3055.
Chalk It Up. Thursday, Sept. 11 at 5:30 p.m. All ages are invited to come as chalk will be used to play all types of games and create own artwork. Program will take place in the basement of the Cynthiana Presbyterian Church. Pre-registration is appreciated.
Tell Me About My Town. A walking tour of downtown Cynthiana with Emily Ammerman on Friday, Sept. 12. Registration due by Sept. 4. Cost is $5. Looking at the history of buildings from previous owner/operators to the architecture of the buildings. For more information on registration call 234-6689.
HCHS Class of 1974 reunion. The Harrison County High School Class of 1974 reunion will be held Sept. 13 at the Cynthiana Country Club. For more information call Gary Lail at 859-588-0689.
Chautauqua Days of Millersburg. The annual Fall Festival will be Sept. 12, 13, and 14. Music by Bryan White and Jesse Keith Whitley on Friday and Saturday night. This year will be filled with events for all members of the family. Kids will enjoy inflatables, pugil sticks, games and a horse drawn wagon rides. There will be a beauty pageant, cloggers, corn-hole tournament, live music, classic cars, motorcycles, antique tractors, and a fire fighter engine display.
HCHS Class of 1994. The Harrison County High School Class of 1994 reunion will be held Sept. 27 at the Cynthiana Country Club from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. Free refreshments, cash bar, and music by Shane Mattox. Cost is $40 per couple, $20 for single. Make check payable to H.C. Class of 1994, P.O. Box 540, Cynthiana, Ky. 41031.
Senior Citizens Board Meeting. The Harrison County Senior Citizens Board meets on the third Thursday of each month.
Antioch-Robinson Homemaker Club meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Antioch Mills Christian Church, US Hwy. 27 N. Enjoy getting together for fellowship as well as learning new information on various topics from the lessons and min-lessons.
Addiction Counseling. Narconon can help anyone take steps to overcome addiction in their family. Call today for free screenings or referrals at 800-431-1754.
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.
The Write Club-A Writer’s Support Group. Every Monday at 6 p.m. the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will host a writer’s support group in the library annex. All poets, novelists, screenplay writers, bloggers, and story spinners, any age, any genre, all are welcome. Any questions contact Melody Bills Hubbard at 234-4881 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christian Faith Center has opened its clothing closet to the public. Also have some household items, furniture and eletronics. All items are free. Call 859-234-8481 to view items.
Hope’s Helping Hands Food Bank at 120 S. Walnut St. is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 4 p.m. For more information call 859-235-HOPE. Hope’s Helping Hands is an agency member of God’s Pantry.
Harrison County Republican Party meets monthly on the first Thursday of each month. Meetings are held in the Sheriff’s Office at 7 p.m.