• Datebook: Nov. 20, 2013

    This week
    Alzheimer’s caregivers support group
    Alzheimer’s caregivers support group meets at 10:30 a.m. today at First Christian Church, 1000 Eminence Pike in Shelbyville. For more information, call the church at 633-3345.
    Mitten Mania

  • Datebook: November 13, 2013

    This week
    Stormhaven fundraiser dinner
    Stormhaven Youth Ranch will host a fall fundraising BBQ dinner from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday at Shelby Christian Church, 2375 Frankfort Road. Events will include square dancing, silent auction and T-shirt sales. Tickets are $15 online or at the door, and all proceeds will benefit the ranch. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 655-0845 or visit www.stormhavenyr.org.
    Eastern Star

  • Datebook: Nov. 6, 2013

    This week
    Christmas gala at Wakefield-Scearce

  • Datebook: Oct. 30, 2013

    This week
    Caryatid Book Club
    The Caryatid Book Club meets 12:30 p.m. on Thursday at the home of Tina Sanderlin. Barbara Hammon will provide the program and Anne Armstrong will give a book.
    Mount Eden Ruritan fish fry
    The Mount Eden Ruritan Club annual pre-election day fish fry will be at 5:30 p.m. Friday at the club. Fish and side dishes will be $10 per plate. For more information, contact Yvette Perry at 502-376-4291 or myvetteperry@bellsouth.net.
    Bagdad Ruritan 60th anniversary

  • Halloween/Fall Festival events

    Blood Orchard at Red Orchard
    The annual Blood Orchard event is from 7 to 11 p.m. every Friday and Saturday in October at Red Orchard Park, 704 Kentucky St. The Haunts for Hire group have set up 13 rooms in the lower barn that are designed to frighten those who visit the park. Enjoy a chilling movie on the barn while waiting to enter the barn. Have a picture taken in the electric chair that will be sure to give a jolt of fear. Admission is $10, and the exhibit is not suitable for young children. For more information, call 633-5059.

  • Datebook: Oct. 23, 2013

    This week
    Decorating seminar
    Learn to make a little money go a long way in decorating your home. Visit the Shelby County Extension Office, 1117 Frankfort Road, at 10 a.m. today for this free program on low-cost decorating. Participants are invited to bring an item you have made from something that would be considered trash. For more information, call 633-4593.
    Homemakers book club

  • Halloween events: Oct. 16, 2013

    Blood Orchard at Red Orchard

  • Datebook: Oct. 17, 2013

    This week
    Free GED 2013 classes
    Do you need your GED credential? Last test dates of 2013 are Thursday, Nov. 13 and 14, and Dec. 11 and 12.  Don’t lose your current test credit.  Finish your test or get started today to complete your GED before the test changes in January 2014. Call Jefferson Community and Technical College at 502-213-3669 to register now for free classes.
    Bevins to speak in Spencer

  • Datebook, Halloween/Fall Festival events: Oct. 9, 2013

    Foxhollow Farm fall festival
    Foxhollow Farm’s sixth annual fall festival to benefit Maryhurst will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday at 8905 Hwy. 329 in Crestwood. There will be activities for all ages and include live music, old-fashioned carnival games, pumpkins, hay rides, obstacle course and farm fresh food. For more information, contact 502-241-9674 or visit www.foxhollow.com.

  • Datebook: Oct. 9, 2013

    This week
    Bookfest book sale