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Community Calendar 6-3-10

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By The Staff

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Industrial Development Authority - 1:30 p.m., June 9 , Grant County Chamber office, Main Street, Williamstown.

CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS

Williamstown Kiwanis - Noon Wednesdays, El Jalisco Mexican Restaurant, Williamstown.

Crittenden/Dry Ridge Masonic Lodge #694 - 7:30 p.m. June 5, Masonic Lodge, Main St., Crittenden. Call Jerry Keith 859-393-5169 for more information.

CLUBS

Northern Kentucky Field and Forest Club - 5 to 11 p.m. June 5, Lloyd’s Wildlife Management Area, Crittenden. Cost for practice targets is $3 for 25 for youth or $3.50 for adults. All trap shooters of any age are invited. Call John Mullins at 823-0421 for more information.

Corinth Lions Club - 6:30 p.m. June 9, Noble’s Restaurant, Corinth.

Grant County Women’s Club - June 10 Call Lila McDaniel (859-824-4417) for more information.

Grant County Fair Board - 7:30 p.m. June 10, Grant County Extension Office, 105 Baton Rouge Road, Williamstown.

JONESVILLE COMMUNITY PICNIC PLANNED

Jonesville Community Picnic- 2 p.m. June 5. Jonesville Park (behind Macedonia Baptist Church). Games, food, and live music with a cookout at 5 p.m. Bring a lawn chair, side dishes and soft drinks. Meat and tableware provided. For more information, email JonesvilleDays@gmail.com or leave a message at 859-824-3393.

NOTHING TO DO IN JUNE - THINK AGAIN!

GRANT COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION JUNE CALENDAR:

• June 11, Senior Games

• June 12 - Movie in the Park - “The Blind Side” - PG-13

• June 21 - Summer Splash Registration Deadline. Call 859-428-4500 or go to www.grantcounty.ky.gov for details.

• June 24 - Noon to 2 p.m. - Fun ‘n games at Sherman Elementary.

• June 24 - 5 to 7 p.m. - Fun ‘n games at Mount Zion Park

• June 25 - Movie in the Park - “Charlotte’s Web”

• June 29 - Noon to 2 p.m. - Fun ‘n games at Jonesville Park.

• June 29 - 5 to 7 p.m. - Fun ‘n games at Corinth Park.

COMMUNITY SERVICES

Helping Hands - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 214 Barnes Road, Williamstown. Evening hours: 4 - 8 p.m. on Thursdays. Group’s purpose is to provide emergency help, including food, clothing and furniture to needy families. Call 859-823-0286 for more information.

Grant CountyThrift Store - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 302 Barnes Road (behind Grant County Drugs), Williamstown. Offers clothing and household items for sale to general public. Tuesday special - 50 percent off selected items.

Dry Ridge Reuse Center - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturdays, 22 Warsaw Road, Dry Ridge. Non-profit offers new and used discounted building materials and home goods for sale to the public. Call Pastor Troy at 859-803-6043 for more information.

EDUCATION

GED Studies - 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Mon. - Thurs. Evening hours - 4 - 7 p.m. Wednesdays. The center is located at 315 School Road (behind Grant County Middle School) Dry Ridge. Appointments are required. New online studies are available. Call 859-823-1341 for an appointment or more information.

EXERCISE/FITNESS

Yoga - 6:15 - 7:45 p.m., Tuesdays and 5:30 - 7 p.m., Wednesday, Olde Star Mall, 1418 N. Main, Williamstown or 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Eagle Creek Country Club 990 Crittenden-Mount Zion Road. Call 859-428-YOGA (9642) to register.

FOOD DISTRIBUTION

Christ Community Church, 139 N. Main Street, Williamstown. has a food pantry from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 7. For more information call 859-753-0589.

GOVERNMENT GATHERINGS

Corinth City Commission - 7 p.m. June 7, 215 Thomas Lane, Corinth.

Dry Ridge City Council - 7 p.m. June 7, 31 Broadway, Dry Ridge.

Williamstown City Council - 7 p.m. June 7, 400 N. Main, Williamstown.

Grant County Fiscal Court - 7 p.m. June 7, Grant County Courthouse, Williamstown.

HEALTH

Care Net Pregnancy Services - Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 305 N. Main, Williamstown. Free pregnancy tests are available, as well as education about options. Call 859-824-0123 for more information.

JUST FOR SENIORS

Crittenden Senior Citizens - 9 a.m. Wednesdays, in the former Crittenden City Building (next to the Crittenden Fire House). Call 859-428-0213 for more information.

LIBRARY

Baby Time - 9:30 - 10 a.m. Thursdays.

Preschool Time - 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Thursdays

Toddler Time - 9:30 - 10 a.m. Wednesdays.

Checkmate- 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. June 4- Flex your brain muscle by learning to play chess. Ages 10 - 14 are invited to this all day session with free pizza lunch. Call 824-2080 to register.

Help the library garden grow - 10 a.m. - noon June 5- The library grounds need sprucing up and the public’s help is needed. Bring extra perennials and help Eva Hopper find a place for it in our backyard. Volunteers are needed to weed the flower beds.

Game Day @ the Library -9 a.m.- 5 p.m. June 5. Join others for Xbox, Wii or PlayStation games. This event is free and open to ages 15 to 25. No registration required.

Learn to play bridge - June 10; 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tired of playing solitaire on your computer? Join a sophisticated game of bridge. Join Shelba Gillespie and other members of the local bridge club as they teach you how to play one of the oldest known card games. Open to teens and adults. We encourage you to dress up. Call 824-2080 to register.

Healthy Mondays - 10 a.m. - noon, Indoor Fitness Walking, Get your heart pumping by stepping in place to an indoor walking DVD.

Noon - 2 p.m., Basic Yoga. Dress comfortably. Bring your water bottle and yoga mat.

2 - 4 p.m. Wii Sports - Looking for some exercise or want to flex your competitive spirit? Jump into Wii sports at the library. Drop into the community room to play either baseball, tennis, bowling, golf or boxing. Open to all ages.

*Note: No registration required for the Healthy Mondays programs. The library is located at 201 Barnes Road, Williamstown. For more information about library programs and hours, call 859-824-2080 or go to www.grantcountypubliclibrary.org.

 

YOUTH SPORTS

10th Annual NRA Youth Sportsfest - 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. June 19 at Lloyd Wildlife Management Area in Crittenden. Outdoor activities includie fishing, archery, rifle, muzzleloader and trap shooting. This is open to Northern Kentuckcy youth ages 9 through 18. There will also be a turkey calling, I.D. and trapping clinic, as well as a hunter safety trail challenge. The cost is $5 per youth. No refunds. Registration is required by June 15. Call 859-428-2954 or go to www.kyfifthdistrict.org to register.

Grant County High School Greenhouse- 3:15 - 4:30 p.m. on June 2 and June 3. Wave Petunias - $6 and ferns - $7.

POLITICAL ORGANIZATIONS

Grant County Republican Party - 7 p.m., June 9. Williamstown City Building.

Grant County 9:12 Tea Party- 7 p.m., June 10. Crittenden City Building.

SITE-BASED COUNCILS

Sherman Elementary SBDM - 5 p.m. June 3.

Crittenden - Mount Zion SBDM - 4 p.m. June 7.

Mason Corinth Elem. School SBDM - 3:30 p.m. June 8.

Grant Co. High School SBDM - 5:30 p.m. June 8.

SOCCER

Grant County Youth Soccer 2010 Fall Registration - The deadline to register is June 12. Ages are 3 - 13 on or before Aug. 1, 2010. U4 - U8 - $40 per child. U10 and U14 - $60 perchild. Each additional sibling will receive a $5 discount. Register online at www.gcys-soccer.com

SUPPORT GROUPS

Journey Through Grief - 10:30 a.m. June 7. Little Shrimp Restaurant in Dry Ridge.

WEIGHT LOSS

Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) - 9 a.m. Friday. St. William Catholic Church, 6 Church Drive, Williamstown. Weigh-in begins at 8:30 a.m. Call Faye Dungan at 859-823-1681 for more information.

Weight Watchers - 7 p.m. Tuesday, St. William Catholic Church, 6 Church Drive, Williamstown. Weigh-in begins at 6:30 p.m.

Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) - 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Williamstown Christian Church, 318 N. Main, Williamstown. Weigh-in begins at 5:45 p.m. Call Verla Patton at 859-903-9126 or Lynn Hon at 859-466-7789 for more information.

VETERANS AFFAIRS

Kentucky Dept. of Veterans Affairs - 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Grant County Courthouse, Williamstown. Staff will assist with non-service connected disability pensions and service-connected compensation claims. Call 859-824-0940 for an appointment.