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Local Buzz for the week of May 2

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Arts &crafts

Free adult scrapbooking offered

at the Eminence Community Life Center from 10 a.m. to noon, on Thursdays.

 

Church services

Henry Christian Church will host the annual National Day of Prayer service in joint effort with Second Baptist Church of Campbellsburg and New Castle Apolostic Church. The service will take place at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 3, at Henry Christian Church.

The Eminence Christian Church will be sponsoring a Recycle Event from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 12, at the church, 5333 S. Main Street.

Quakers (The Religious Society of Friends, also known as “Friends”) meets for unprogrammed worship every Saturday at 4 p.m., at Port Royal Methodist Church. This informal group is under the guidance of Lexington Friends Meeting. Contact Betsy Packard: dogbydog123@aol.com or (502) 529-1598.

Drennon Christian Church hosts The Andy Griffith Bible Study at 6 p.m. every Wednesday. Come join for dinner, fun and a laid back Bible Study.

Grace Fellowship of La Grange will hold midweek services at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday in the Ramada Inn meeting room.

New Castle Christian Church’s Adventure  Grange will hold midweek services at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday in the Ramada Inn meeting room.

New Castle Christian Church’s Adventure Club for Kids meets every Sunday at 10:45 a.m. Children through the fifth grade are invited to participate in this fun and creative learning group.

Eminence Rotary Club meets at noon at Henry Christian Church every Monday.

The New Castle Lions Club meets at 7 p.m. the first and third Monday of each month at Elza Roberts Cozy Corner Restaurant in New Castle.

Pleasureville Masonic Lodge No. 410 meets at 7:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month at Lodge Hall, 105 Main St., Pleasureville.

 

Community services

The mobile food pantry visits Henry County from 3-6 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month. The gates at the Henry County Fairgrounds open at 2:45 p.m. Please bring ID or recent mail to confirm address — must live in Henry County.

Bundle up your newspapers, aluminum, plastics, etc., and take to County Road Barn at 714 Property Road, seven days a week.

 

Education

Eastern Elementary  SBDM Council will meet at 4 p.m., Wednesday, May 2, in the school library.

Henry County Middle School SBDM council will meet at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 2, in the conference room at the middle school.

The Eminence SBDM council meeting is held the last Tuesday of every month at 4 p.m.

Fish fry fridays

Pleasureville United Methodist Church will have a Fish Fry from 5 to 7 p.m., Saturday, May 19. Cost is $8 for fish, baked beans, cole slaw, hush puppies, homemade desserts, tea and lemonade.

 

Fund raisers

Monday of each month at Campbellsburg City Hall.

Eminence City Council — 6:15 p.m., second Monday of each month at Eminence City Hall.

New Castle City

Government meetings

Commission — 7 p.m., first Monday of each month at the New Castle Fire Department.

Pleasureville City Commission — 7 p.m., first Monday of each month at Pleasureville City Hall.

Smithfield City Commission — 7:30 p.m., first Monday of each month at Smithfield Baptist Church.

Henry County Fiscal Court — 6 p.m., third Tuesday of each month in the District Court Room.

Henry County Board of Education — 7 p.m., third Monday of every month at various locations.

Eminence Independent Board of Education — 6:30 p.m., third Tuesday of every month at the Board of Education office unless otherwise announced.

Henry County Planning and Zoning — 7 p.m., second Wednesday of each month at the Henry County Courthouse.

Henry County P&Z Board of Adjustments – 7 p.m., fourth Monday of each month at the Henry County Courthouse.

The Henry County Diabetic Coalition will meet from 10:30 a.m. to noon and from 7 to 8:30 p.m. the first Thursday of each month, at the Henry County Fairgrounds 4-H building. For more information, contact Mona Huff at 845-6849.

Health&fitness

The Henry County Diabetic Coalition will meet from 10:30 a.m. to noon and from 7 to 8:30 p.m. the first Thursday of each month, at the Henry County Fairgrounds 4-H building. For more information, contact Mona Huff at 845-6849.

New Castle Christian Church’s “Wednesday Walkers” meet 6-7 p.m. Call Tammy for more information at (502) 667-2982.

 

Library happenings

Internet Basics Class for adults at 2 p.m., Wednesday May 2, at Henry County Public Library.

Nature’s Nightlife at 6 p.m., Thursday, May 3, at Henry County Public Library, a live animal show presented by Animal Tales.

Wild Wednesday for teens from 4 to 6 p.m., Wednesday, May 9, at Henry County Public Library for ages 13 to 18.

Lego Club will meet from 1 to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, May 12, at the Henry County Public Library.

Political groups

Henry County Republican Party — 7 p.m., second Tuesday of each month, at the Henry County Board of Education Building.

Support groups

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. at the Eminence Baptist Church on Friday, May 4. This group and Al-Anon will meet at 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, at Eminence Methodist Church. All meetings are nonsmoking.

A New Direction in Life, a Christian support group for alcohol/drug or other addictions, will meet from 7:30-8:30 p.m., Friday, May 4, at First Baptist Church, Eminence.

AA meeting at 8 p.m. at Pleasureville Methodist Church on Saturday, May 5. These meetings will be nonsmoking.

AA meeting  at 11 a.m., Monday, May 7, at New Castle Christian Church.  Please enter through the green door.

Caregiver support group will meet at 5:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month, for people taking care of someone with dementia or Alzheimer’s. Call 1-877-224-1349, Ext. 140 for info.