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Datebook: June 13, 2012

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By Sharon Warner

Public meetings
Shelby County Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. Thursday at the central office on Main Street in Shelbyville.
Shelbyville Water and Sewer Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. Monday at 1059 Washington St.
Shelby County Fiscal Court meets at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Stratton Center, 215 Washington St. Tuesday.
Triple S. Planning and Zoning meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Stratton Center.

This week
Beekeepers
The Shelby County Beekeepers Association meets 7 p.m. Thursday at the Shelby County Extension Office. For more information, call Becky Collier at 633-7619.
Waddy Ruritan
Waddy Ruritan Club meets at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Finchville Ruritan
Finchville Ruritan club meets at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Diabetes classes
A 4-part series of classes about diabetes will continue at 1-2 p.m. Thursday at the Shelby County Extension Office. If you have diabetes or are at high risk for diabetes, plan to register for this free class so that you can make healthy lifestyle changes to prevent and/or manage diabetes.  Call 633-4593 to register.
Shelby County Fair
The 150th Shelby County Fair will be Thursday through June 23 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. The pre-teen pageant will be Saturday, and the teen and queen will be on June 19.
Blood drives
Blood drives in Shelby County will be at 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday at Collins High School, 801 Discovery Blvd, and 1-6 p.m. Friday at Masonic Home, 711 Frankfort Road.
Lake Shelby fish fry
The Lake Shelby fish fry will be at 5-7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 20 and Aug. 17 at Lake Shelby, on Burks Branch Road. The cost will be $8.50 per plate or items can be purchased separately. The menu includes a piece of fish, potato wedges, cole slaw, hush puppies, drink and dessert. For more information, call 633-5059.
Children’s theater workshops
Shelby County Community Theatre will host three summer children’s workshops through Friday for children ages 7-17. For more information, call 502-633-0222.
Squire Boone Day
Squire Boone Day will be Saturday at Clear Creek Park amphitheater and the Col. Sanders Pavilion. The sons and daughters of the American Revolution will honor the American Revolutionary War Soldiers at 10:30 a.m. Entertainment all day will include local and out-of-town bands, musicians and D.J. Bach. The Community Children’s Choir Chorus will start the entertainment at 11 a.m. Food will be provided by Will’s Grill. Pioneer games will be available for the children. There will be an auction at 1 p.m. The organizing committee is accepting donations for the auction. Call 502-320-5371 and leave message to make a donation for the auction or for more information regarding this event.
Boy Scout fish fry/auction
Boy Scout Troop 137, chartered by Finchville Baptist Church, will host its annual fish fry/auction 6-8 p.m. on Saturday at the Finchville Park. The funds will help the scouts pay for their trip next summer to the Philmont Scout Ranch and to keep the program running. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased from any scout in Troop 137 or at the event.
Dance team car washes
The Collins High School dance team will have a benefit car wash at noon-4 p.m. Saturday at Republic Bank in Shelbyville and at 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 31 at Metzger’s Country Store in Simpsonville.
Sporting clay shoot
Cornerstone Christian Academy will have its first sporting clay shoot 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Merwin J. Ray Shooting Range in Eminence. The entry fee will be $50 per person and includes lunch. Participants will shoot 100 rounds on a 15-station course and compete for prizes. Contact 502-633-4070 to register or for more information. The event benefits Cornerstone Christian Academy.
Summer reading at library
A new reading program is launching at the Shelby County Public Library. Youth reading board books to picture books are required to read, or be read to, 20 books. Advanced readers must read four chapter books, and middle and high school students must read two or more novels. All readers completing the program will receive a paperback book, bag and coupons. All incentives will be distributed upon the returning of the reading logs. The schedule includes ice cream social for all ages, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday; read-in for all ages, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. June 21; Silly Safaris live animal show, 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. June 28; splash and dash for youth ages two through fifth grade, 10:30 a.m. July 12; pool party for all ages (must complete the program to participate), 6-9 p.m. July 19. Deadline for sign-ups will be July 14. All reading logs are due by July 31. Participants do not have to be present at weekly activities to complete the program. For more information, call 633-3803.
Wingate Lodge
Wingate Lodge 161 F & AM meets 7:30 p.m. Monday at the lodge in Simpsonville.
Woods, trails, camping and hiking
A favorite Shelby County wayfaring citizen, Judy Young, will share her stores and adventures about her travels along the John Muir Trail in California 6-8 p.m. Tuesday. She will share her stories and adventures about her travels along the John Muir Trail in California. For more information E-mail clearcreektrailblazers@hotmail.com or visit facebook at www.facebook.com/clearcreek trailblazers.
Jennie C. Benedict Circle
Jennie C. Benedict Circle of The International Order of The King’s Daughters and Sons meets at noon Tuesday. For more information call Jean M. Donovan, past president, at 633-3011.
Kingsway Circle
The Kingsway Circle meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the King’s Daughters and Sons conference room at Jewish Hospital Shelbyville. Contact Barbara Scott, president, at 502-633-2843.
History camp at Red Orchard Park
Shelby County Historical Society will have its fifth annual history camp for kids in grades 1-5 at Red Orchard Park. Sessions are at 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and June 21. Campers will learn first-hand about the hazards and excitement of pioneer times in Shelby County. Games and crafts of the time period will be presented, as well as skills required to live on the frontier. Download a copy of the registration form at www.shelbykyhistory.org. The cost is $45 and due by Friday.
Project Linus blanket collection
Project Linus distributes blankets to children in cancer centers or who are seriously ill or traumatized in many ways. Help this cause by signing up to make a blanket for a child in need at 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday at the Shelby County Public Library on the first floor in the Hudson Room. Registration is required. Limit 35. For materials needed, call the library at 633-3803 ext. 11.
Cheer and dance team clinic
The Collins Cheer and Dance teams will host an instructional clinic June 19-22. The hours will be 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, June 20-21 and 8 a.m.-noon June 22. The cost is $75 per camper (before June 1, after $85). The price includes camp T-shirt. Last day to sign up and receive a tee shirt is June 5. For more information, contact Michelle Isenberg at 501-321-1108. The flyers sent home from school had the wrong date.

Next week
Board of Realtors golf scramble
The Shelbyville Board of Realtors’ golf scramble will be June 22 at the Shelbyville Country Club. Check-in, lunch and practice begins at 11:30 a.m., and the shotgun start will be at 1 p.m. The cost is $75 per player or $300 for a four-person team for 18 holes. Reservations will be taken on a first-come, first serve basis, and space is limited. Sponsorships include $100 per hole, $150 per range, $500 for lunch and $200 for putting green. For more information, contact Shawn Willard at 502-553-1880 or Danielle Wade 633-3335.
WMS cheerleaders fundraiser
West Middle School cheerleaders will wait on tables 5-9 p.m. June 22 and July 13 at FireFresh BBQ, 81 Jeanie Drive. This is a fundraiser for choreography camp.
Hosparus volunteer event
Hosparus needs volunteers to provide patient support and assistance with its bereavement program in Henry, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble counties. Hosparus will host a free volunteer training at 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. (lunch included) on June 23 at its Shelbyville office, 540 Main St. To register, contact Denise Stemm at 502-719-4153 or E-mail dstemm@hosparus.org by June 21. Those unable to attend on June 23 are encouraged to contact Denise about future training dates.
Community yard sale
Cropper Ruritan Club will have a community yard sale at 8 a.m.-3 p.m. June 23 at the Cropper Ruritan Building. Spaces are free, but first come, first served. Food will be served 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. For more information, contact any member of the Cropper Ruritan Club.
Fundraiser car washes
West Middle School’s cheerleaders will have fundraiser car washes at noon-4 p.m. June 23, July 28 and Aug. 11 at Republic Bank on Midland Trail

Upcoming
LeCompte reunion
The families of Robert, Carroll, Lemuel, Selbert and Norman LeCompte will have a reunion on June 24 at the Bagdad Ruritan Club building. For more information, call Brenda Reynolds (655-7825), Fred LeCompte (633-5911 or 321-3703).
Barn movies
Monday night barn movies start at 8 p.m. at Red Orchard Park. The schedule includes The Princess Bride, June 25; Flight of the Navigator, July 9; Labyrinth, July 23; Pee Wee’s Big Adventure, Aug. 6. These 80’s adventure classics will get the whole family geared up for summer. Bring a chair. Concessions will be available. Adults will a $5 donation and kids are free. For more information E-mail clearcreektrailblazers@hotmail.com or visit facebook at www.facebook.com/clearcreek trailblazers.
Grilling class
A grilling class, with hands-on cooking experience, will be June 25 at the Shelby County Extension Office, 1117 Frankfort Road. The 2-hour class will begin at 6 p.m. Class size is limited, and registration is required, with a $10 fee. Registration deadline is June 22. Contact Brandy Kemper at 502-321-5907 or brandyannkemper@gmail.com  or Rebecca Dingbaum at 502-844-2699 or rebeccadingbaum@hotmail.com.
Managing diabetes seminar
Want help managing your diabetes? If you have diabetes or know someone who does, you’re invited to a free class with a certified diabetes educator to learn about the different kinds of diabetes, good blood-sugar control, different diabetes treatments and tests, meal-planning, physical activity and helpful diabetes resources. The class will be noon-2 p.m. June 25 at the Shelby County Public Library. For information and to register call 502-494-5266.
4-H camper orientation
The Shelby County Extension Office 4-H camper orientation will be at 6 p.m. June 26. Call 633-4593 for more information.
Tai Chi at extension office
Shelby Fit for Life will offer a 4-week introduction to Tai Chi for Health at the Shelby County Cooperative Extension Office, at 5:30 p.m. through June 26. Classes will be led by Peggy Tschauner, certified instructor in Tai Chi for Health. The cost is $25 for the series, and a minimum enrollment of eight participants is required.  For more information or to register for this class, call 647-7867 or 633-4593.
Downtown Shelbyville concert series
The annual downtown Shelbyville concert series continues June 29 at 6 p.m. with Josh and Holly performing at the public parking lot between 6th and 7th streets. Carryin’ On performs at 7 p.m. June 30 at Fountain Square, across from the Shelby County Courthouse. For more information, contact Shelby Development Corporation at 633-5029.
Community fun festival
The Shelby County Health Department will host a community fun festival at 10 a.m.-1 p.m. June 30 at 615 11th Street in Shelbyville. There will be games, food, giveaways, dunking booth, bounce house and a DJ. For more information, contact Amber Smith at 633-1243.
SCHS ’72 reunion
The Shelby County High School Class of 1972 reunion will be 6-10:30 p.m. June 30 at Lake Forrest Country Club, 14700 Landmark Drive in Louisville. Call Linda 834-7767 by June 20 to attend or for more information. The cost is $25 per person. You can find SCHS Class of ’72 on Facebook.
Prescription drug drop-off
The Shelby County Health Department, 615 11th Street, is conducting a prescription drug drop-off for those who want to discard old medications 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on June 30. For more information, contact Amber Smith at 633-1243.
Fun and fit day camp
The Shelby County Extension Office will host a “Fun and Fit Day Camp for Kids” for children ages 9-14 on July 5 and 6. The camp will meet from 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Kids will learn nutrition, making healthy food choices and learning why nutrition is important in proper growth and development. Exercise and fitness will be emphasized. The camp is free of charge, but reservations must be made. Contact the Shelby County Extension Office at 633-4593.
Finchville Ruritan yard sale
The Finchville Ruritan Club will have its annual yard sale on July 5-8. To set up a booth, call 834-7754. The Shelby County Car Club will have the sixth annual Finchville car show at 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on July 8. There is an $18 registration fee to enter, with a cutoff time to register of 2 p.m. that day Awards will be given for the top 30 and five specialty classes. For more information about the car show, call Jim at 502-878-4637 or Keith at 502-817-0658.
Yamuna foot fitness
Yamuna foot basics helps prevent or alleviate common foot problems such as plantar fasciitis, bunions, hammer toes, Morton’s neuromas, flat feet and fallen arches. Learn how to take care of your feet after they have worked for you all day. Beth McCoun, certified Yamuna instructor, will instruct the class at 10 a.m.-noon July 6 at the Shelby County Public Library, on the first floor in the Hudson Room. Registration is required. Limit 20 adults 18 years and older. Call 633-3803 ext. 11 or E-mail marketing@scplibrary.net.
Free cheer clinic
A free cheer clinic for girls kindergarten through fifth grade will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 7 at First Baptist Church Shelbyville’s gym. Lunch will be included. For more information, contact Lauren Rice. RSVP name and age to lauren_rice18@eku.edu.
SHS Class of ’62 reunion
The Shelbyville High School class of 1962 is turning 50 and a reunion is planned for July 14-15 in Shelbyville. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Shelbyville Ramada Inn in the name of “Shelbyville High School Class of ’62.” Call 502-633-9933 to reserve a room. A party will be held at the Ramada Inn from 6:30 until around 10 p.m. on July 14 Bring food and drink to share. No program is planned. A picnic at the Col Sanders Pavilion in Clear Creek Park on Burks Branch Road will be held July 15, beginning at 12:30. Bring food and drinks to share. For more information, write to shsclassof62@aol.com or call Steve Radcliffe at 937-299-6164.
‘Forum’ at theater
Performance dates for Shelby County Community Theatre’s production of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum are July 20-22 and 27-29. The play is directed by Mike Seely. For more information, call 502-633-0222.
Seniors movies at library
Movies for senior citizens (at least 50) will be July 20 and Aug. 10 at the Shelby County Public Library. The new movie schedule beginning in September will be available soon. For movie titles, call the library at 502-633-3803, ext. 11 or E-mail marketing@scplibrary.net.
SCHS Class of ‘82 reunion
The Shelby County High School Class of 1982 will have its 30th class reunion at 6 p.m.-midnight on July 21 at Cardinal Club in Simpsonville. The cost is $45 single/$90 couple before July 1. For more information, contact Mary Hayes Smith at 502-487-8205 or mary@shelbyvillekentucky.com.
FAC summer boot camp
The Family Activity Center at Clear Creek Park will have a summer boot camp challenge through July 21. There will be day or evening classes. Win cash for the most weight loss. For more information, contact Cathy Wilhoit at 502-321-8576 or Journeytowellness@live.com.
Free ACT prep course
The Shelby County Area Technology Center will have a free ACT prep course 9-11 a.m. through July 31, or at 12:30-2:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, starting June 6 and extending to July 25. There are no classes on July 3-4. The courses will be presented by Pamela Lang, Kentucky College Coach. Register by calling 633-6554 or sending an E-mail to Pamela.lang@shelby.kyschools.us. Enrollment is limited.
Habitat housing applications
Habitat for Humanity of Shelby County is accepting applications for the next home. Candidates must submit applications, and they will be called in for a preliminary interview. Proof required for need, ability to pay and willingness to partner with Habitat. Applications can be obtained through www.habitatshelbyky.org or can be picked up at 6th & Main Coffee Shop or Josh Haines State Farm on KY 55. The applications must be mailed by the end of July to HFH of Shelby County, P.O. Box 728, Shelbyville, 40066.
Zumba at the library
Jaime Shiver will be the instructor for Zumba at 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Aug. 7 at the Shelby County Public Library, on the first floor in the Hudson Room. Registration is required for adults 18 years and older. Limit 30. Call 633-3803 ext. 11 or E-mail marketing@scplibrary.net.
Recovery celebration
Shelby Christians will host the third National Recovery Month celebration on Sept. 21, 2012, at Clay Street Baptist, 1940 Midland Trail. This is a celebration of people in recovery.
Clear Creek Swamp Tromp
Clear Creek Swamp Tromp to benefit Shelby Prevention and the Shelby County Parks Foundation will begin at 8 a.m. Sept. 22 at 717 Burks Branch Road. The 10K trail run has more than 20 military grade obstacles. The 1-mile family fun course has nearly 10 obstacles. There will also be a mud, fun and family after-party. Register as a team or as an individual. Prices go up July 1 so register now at http://www.active.com/more-sports/shelbyville-ky/clear-creek-swamp-tromp.... Like us on Facebook for more information and pictures of the obstacles. Registration closing date will be 11:59 p.m. Sept. 19. For more information, call Elizabeth Pulliam at the Shelby Prevention office at 502-437-0491.
Finchville Fall Festival
The Finchville fall festival will be Sept. 29-30. There will be a country breakfast on Saturday morning. Concessions will be served throughout the weekend, and dinner will be served Sunday afternoon. Events include games and activities for adults and children, including a corn-hole contest and skillet toss. To set up a booth, crafts or for more information, call 834-7754.
SCHS Class of ‘92 reunion
The Shelby County High School class of 1992 will have its 20th year reunion at 6 p.m.-11:30 p.m. on Oct. 20 at Gallrein Farms in Shelbyville. The cost is $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Make checks payable to SCHS Class of ‘92 and mail to Nicki Wathen Sparks at 228 Old Veechdale Road, Simpsonville, 40067. For more information visit http://schsclassof1992.webs.com/.
Finchville Ruritan Christmas party
The Finchville Ruritan will have its community Christmas party at 5 p.m. Dec. 15. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there along with Rudolf, the Grinch and elves. Snacks will be served. There will be more information to come.
Recurring
Book club kits at the library
If you belong to a book discussion group or are thinking about starting one, you are invited to check out the Shelby County Public Library’s selection of book kits. Each kit contains 12 books and a notebook with information about the author, a synopsis of the book and discussion questions. All of the books have been selected and read by the library’s “Brown Bag” book club. The club meets the second Tuesday of every month, at 1-2 p.m. All you need to check out a kit is to have a library card. For more information, call 633-3803.
Shelby County Farmers’ Market
The Shelby County Farmers’ Market is open weekly 8 a.m.-noon on Saturdays through Oct. 27. Local vendors offer fresh produce of many kinds, eggs, jams, jellies, cut flowers, perennials, shrubs and trees, as well as baked goods, honey, handmade soap, jewelry, pottery, yarn goods, and more.
Adult classes scheduled
The JCTC Adult Education Program in Shelby County offers free programs for adults. Individuals seeking a GED can study at their own pace or attend classes; skill review – to read better, improve writing skills, or brush up on math to get a better job or prepare for college; national career readiness certification – verify your skills in three key areas that are important to employers; paraeducator – providing the necessary training and testing to help individuals who plan to work in the school systems as an instructional assistant; English as a second language (ESL). GED test is free until June 20. Call or stop by for information at the following locations:  JCTC Shelby County Campus, 1361 Frankfort Road, room 125, 633-5524 extension 33669, Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Wednesdays and Thursdays 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.; Shelby County Public Library, 309 Eighth Street, 633-3803, Monday 1 p.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Friday 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; and St. James Episcopal Church (ESL service only), 222 Main Street, 502-220-9121, Monday and Wednesday 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Tuesday and Thursday 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Library Walking Club
The Shelby County Public Library is forming a Walking Club that will meet at the FAC parking lot Monday through Friday at 5 p.m. and Saturday at 10 a.m. Park near the white farmhouse. Bring water and wear good walking shoes. Register to become a Library Walker by calling 633-3803, ext. 11, or E-mail marketing@scplibrary.net.  Doctor’s approval is required.
Spay/neuter clinics
Operation CatSnip monthly spay/neuter clinics with a financial donation for Shelby County. For more information, call or text 502-220-0271 or E-mail ocki@insightbb.com.
Drug/alcohol recovery
Celebrate Recovery is a Christian-based Drug and Alcohol Recovery at the First Baptist Church, across from the Shelby Co. Fairgrounds. It is also for anyone who has a hurt, habit or hang-up. Pizza Café fellowship is 5:30 to 6:10 p.m. Thursdays; large group open share/praise/worship is 6:10 to 6:50 p.m.; a break is 6:50 to 7 p.m.; Small group gender specific open share is 7-8 p.m.; fellowship and snacks is 8-8:30 p.m.; Friday nights is step study night, call for times, John Flannagin 1-253-653-8349 or Ghedra Dunn 633-2665.
Chemical dependency program
Sessions in the Mount Empire Athletic League chemical dependency program will be at 7-8:15 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays in April at New Life Baptist Church, 2378 Waddy Road. This is a curriculum-based program and will be free. For more information, call 502-682-8943.
Salvation Army donations
Currently the Salvation Army is accepting donations for good used furniture and household items to help those who have lost their home by fire. Contact Bonnie L. Roberts at 633-7813 or blr1020@aol.com.
Outdoor Center open Saturdays
The Miller Outdoor Education Center at Red Orchard Park now has new exhibits on Kentucky Bison and now is open noon to 4 p.m. every Saturday. If you or someone you know would like to help out by being at the Center during these hours once a month or so, contact us at clearcreektrailblazers@hotmail.com, http://www.shelbycountyparks.com/Clear-Creek-Trailblazers.html or https://www.facebook.com/clearcreektrailblazers. Visit www.clearcreektrailblazers.org or https://www.facebook.com/clearcreektrailblazers for more information.
Rotary Club
Shelbyville Rotary Club meets at noon every Tuesday at Centenary United Methodist Church.
Bridge at FAC
Free bridge groups meet at 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays at FAC. All levels, beginning or rusty, etc.
Weekly bike ride
A beginners’ bicycle ride is 6 p.m. Mondays at Main Street Bikes in Shelbyville. For information, call 220-4136.
Amanda Smith Circle
The Amanda Smith Circle contact is Tina Hurt, president, at 502-633-3308 or hurttina@hotmail.com.
Pediatric group meeting
Associates in Pediatric Therapy has a Support Group for Parents with Autistic children (for all Autism Spectrum Disorders). Meetings will be at the APT Clinic, 1900 Midland Trail, and times are flexible, according to the needs of the group. Call 633-1007 to sign up.
Bike night in Frankfort
The Kentucky Road Runners will have bike night at 5-10 p.m. Mondays through October at Brick Alley (St. Clair Street) in downtown Frankfort. For more information, visit kyrdrunners.com.
Parkinson’s support session
A support/exercise group geared to meet the needs of those fighting Parkinson’s Disease meets at 6:30-7 p.m. Mondays at Jewish Hospital Shelbyville. For more information, call Dyna Zehnder at 502-377-7562.
Free tutoring
The Painted Stone Family Resource Center will offer free after-school tutoring. Two certified teachers will provide the tutoring to students from Painted Stone in grades K-5 3:30-5 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays at Crescent Place Assisted Living Community, 148 Allen Drive, Shelbyville (off Midland Trail near Hardee’s).
Dorman Center bingo
The non-profit Dorman Preschool Center benefits from the 7 p.m. Tuesday and Friday bingo at 200 Buck Creek Road in Simpsonville.
Foster care/adoption program
The Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) is forming classes for their foster care and adoption program. Applicants must be at least 21 years old, married or single, financially stable and have an income, in good physical and mental health, meet safety requirements including background checks, and all adults in the home must successfully complete 32 hours of training. CHFS is in specific need of foster/adoptive homes willing to accept teenagers, large sibling groups (three or more), medically fragile kids, kids of a different race/ethnicity and kids currently available for adoption on the Special Needs Adoption Web site. However, all types of applicants are encouraged to apply in order to meet the needs of all children in foster care. Interested applicants should call 502-633-2055 or 1-888-698-2221. For more information visit https://apps.chfs.ky.gov/snap/ or http://chfs.ky.gov/.
Scrabble club
A scrabble club will be held at the Family Activity Center. Suggested hours are 9 a.m.-noon Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and noon-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. The club is free to the public. For more information or to join call, M. Randell at 610-0010.
Church Zumba class
The fitness and wellness ministry of New Mount Zion Church is now hosting a weekly Zumba Class 6 p.m. every Tuesday in the Mulberry Building on Main Street. The cost is $3. For more information E-mail Tamika at TamikaandEugene@gmail.com
Rotary Club
Shelbyville Rotary Club meets at noon every Tuesday at Centenary United Methodist Church.
Bridge at FAC
Free bridge groups meet at 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays at FAC. All levels, beginning or rusty, etc.
Weekly bike ride
A beginners’ bicycle ride is 6 p.m. Mondays at Main Street Bikes in Shelbyville. For information, call 220-4136.
Amanda Smith Circle
The Amanda Smith Circle contact is Tina Hurt, president, at 502-633-3308 or hurttina@hotmail.com.
Pediatric group meeting
Associates in Pediatric Therapy has a Support Group for Parents with Autistic children (for all Autism Spectrum Disorders). Meetings will be at the APT Clinic, 1900 Midland Trail, and times are flexible, according to the needs of the group. Call 633-1007 to sign up.
Youth wrestling
Bluegrass Warriors Wrestling Club will have preseason workouts for wrestlers in grades 3 through 8. For information contact Coach Myers at 633-0192 or at bigdaddycoach@gmail.com.

Announcements
Book club kits at the library
If you belong to a book discussion group or are thinking about starting one, you are invited to check out the Shelby County Public Library’s selection of book kits. Each kit contains 12 books and a notebook with information about the author, a synopsis of the book and discussion questions. All of the books have been selected and read by the library’s “Brown Bag” book club. The club meets the second Tuesday of every month, at 1-2 p.m. All you need to check out a kit is to have a library card. For more information, call 633-3803.
Car donations
Many boys and girls’ clubs are looking for car donations in any condition. Cars are sold at auction and the funds generated help support their many programs. Call 1-800-246-0493 to donate or for more information.
Artists on Main
Shelby Artists on Main is looking for new artists. Be a part of the gallery and have your work seen regularly. For more information call 633-7273.
Crestview needs volunteers
Crestview Care and Rehab is recruiting volunteers who would like to help enrich the lives of residents through art, crafts, games, music, reading or various other activities. Crestview is also available to host small womens’ or mens’ groups to include interested residents for community or religious involvement. Contact Judy at 502-633-2454.
Classic movie fans
If you love movies from the 1930s through the 1960s and would like to find other classic movie fans in our area, contact Lou Ann at 502-829-0233.
Animal shelter needs volunteers
The Shelby County Animal Shelter is looking for volunteers to walk, play with and socialize the dogs and cats. The shelter is full, so there are plenty of animals to choose from. If you would like to help, call the shelter at 633-0009.
Food Pantry hours
New hours for the Food Pantry are 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays. The Clothing Closet is open 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays. All items are free. God’s Kitchen has a free meal, 11:30 a.m. weekdays at Victory Baptist Church, 715 Main St. in Shelbyville.
Nurse Aid training
Nurse Aid training classes will be 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and 5-9 p.m. in the Louisville area. Phlebotomy and EKG classes are also offered monthly. Call 502-561-3771 for more information.