Community Calendar

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Healthy Informed Men Seminar. Nov. 18 from 8:30-10 a.m. at the Harrison County Extension Office. Free breakfast. Registration begins at 8 a.m.
Historical Society. Harrison County Historical Society will meet Thursday, Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. at the Library Annex. Kenny Simpson will present a program about a trip he along with a group of Harrison Countians took to Alaska. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.
Harry Potter Program. Thursday, Nov. 18 at 4:30 p.m. for ages 11-18 at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
FRIDAY, Nov. 19
HMH Auxiliary Holiday Bake Sale and Craft Auction. Nov. 19 in the Harrison Memorial Hospital Front Lobby.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Friday, Nov. 19 at Cynthiana Baptist Daycare, 10:30 a.m.; Shady Lawn, 11 a.m.; Eastside Laundry, 2:30 p.m.
2010 Holiday Workshops. Sponsored by Hospice of the Bluegrass. Memory Fausc Candle, Friday, Nov. 19 from 2-4 p.m.; Memory Pomander, Friday, Dec. 3 from 2-4 p.m.; and Memory Topiary, Friday, Dec. 10 from 2-4 p.m. These workshops are open to anyone facing their first holiday without their loved one. RSVP by the Wednesday prior to the workshop at 800-756-6005 or 859-234-6462 or mmckenzie@hospicebg.org.
Winter Wonderland. Saturday, Nov. 20 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Southern Elementary School, US 27 in Falmouth, Ky. Sponsored by the Pendleton County Homemakers. A chili lunch and craft booths. For more information call the Pendleton County Extension Office at 859-654-3395.
SUNDAY, Nov. 21
Gingerbread Tour. Sunday. Nov. 21 from 2-5 p.m. in Millersburg. Spend the afternoon touring some of the historic homes of Millersburg. Showcasing seven historic homes and four churches on Main Street. Refreshments will be served with a hot drink.
MONDAY, Nov. 22
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, Nov. 22 at Community Action Childcare Center and Harrison County Adultcare Center, 10:30 a.m.; Hinton, 3 p.m.
TUESDAY, Nov. 23
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Tuesday, Nov. 23 at Lebus Childcare Center, 10:30 a.m.; Edgemont, 1 a.m.; White Oak, 11:30 a.m.
Storytime. Tuesday, Nov. 23 for ages 2-5 starting at 10 a.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Cynthiana City Commission will meet Tuesday, Nov. 23, 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, Nov. 23, 5:30 p.m., meeting room at the Harrison County Sheriff’s building (former KU building). The meetings are open to the public.
Harrison County Board of Education will meet Tuesday, Nov. 23, 7 p.m., at the Community Education Building. The meetings are open to the public.
Library Closed. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library will be closing at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 24 and will re-open on Saturday, Nov. 27 at 9 a.m. in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Toys for Fines. Toys are currently being accepted in lieu of fines during the month of November. Toys must be new. Call the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library at 234-4881 for further details.
Decorating for the Holidays will be Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. at the Harrison County Extension Office. The program will be given by Judy Pierce and her daughter Stephanie. The program is free and everyone is invited. Cookies and punch will be served along with door prizes.
Storytime. Tuesday, Nov. 30 for ages 2-5 starting at 10 a.m. at the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Bookmobile. The Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library Bookmobile will be available Monday, Nov. 30 in Berry from 3-4:30 p.m.
Women’s Book Group will meet Thursday, Dec. 2 at 6 p.m. The book for discussion will be The Christmas Train by David Baldacci. Copies of the book are available at the front desk of the Cynthiana-Harrison County Public Library.
Harrison County Republican Party will meet Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Harrison County Sheriff’s office meeting room. Speakers this month are Phil Moffett, gubernatorial candidate, and John Kemper, candidate for state auditor.
St. Mary School Tour of Homes. Will showcase six houses in Bourbon County from 2-5 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased at Annunciation Parish Center, located on High Street in Paris, Ky. Tickets go on sale Sunday, Dec. 5 at 1:30. Guests will receive tickets and a program which includes a map with directions to each home. The event is a fundraiser for St. Mary School. Contact Jill Koch for more information at jlkoch@bellsouth.net or 859-333-6205.
millersburg Christmas Parade.  Monday, Dec. 6 beginning at 7 p.m. Line Up will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of Vimont Lane and Old Millersburg Road. The public may greet the honorees at a reception in the Millersburg Civic Center following the parade. Refreshments will be served. Preregistration is not required. Any questions about the parade call the Millersburg City Office at 859-484-3901. Santa and Mrs. Claus will pose for pictures following the parade in the Millersburg Civic Center. A $5 donation for each picture will benefit the Millersburg Fire Department. Santa pictures will be mailed to purchasers by Dec. 14. Warm up with Chili sponsored by the Millersburg Fire Department in the Millersburg Civic Center following the parade. A  $5 donation is suggested. Carry-outs will be available.
Lady Elks Holiday Dance. Saturday, Dec. 11 from 8-12 p.m. at the Cynthiana Elks Lodge #438. Music provided by Phantazm. Cost is $5 per person. Must be 21.
United Community Fund. The 2010 Fall Fund Drive has begun. Lend a hand in your community. 100% of funds stay right here in your community. Donnations you made are tax deductiable. For more information or to make a donation contact, United Community Fund of Cynthiana and Harrison County, P.O. Box 194 Cynthiana KY 41031 or 234-7160.
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.
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.
Head Start Program. Head Start-Community Action Council, is a comprehensive federally funded child development program for low-income families and children with disabilities. For more information contact the Community Action Council, 859-234-2121 or visit at 216 Old Lair Road, Cynthiana.
Early Head Start. Works with families that are expecting a child or have children under three years. For more information contact Alean Spicer at the Community Action Council at 859-234-2121 or visit the center at 216 Old Lair Road, Cynthiana.
TOPS. Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets at 5 p.m. on Wednesdays in the conference room at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
Cynthiana Families Anonymous meeting is held every Thursday from 5:30-6:30 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.
NAMI Support Group. The National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) will begin meeting June 9 at Bluegrass Comprehensive Care (257 Parkland Heights), and will continue meeting every Wednesday at 1 p.m. For more information call 234-1407 or e-mail at namiharrison@yahoo.com.
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 Macedonia Baptist Church on Pearl Street.