Starting January 1st
Adopt-A-Grandparent pairs a Cambridge Place resident with a Girl Scout. Once a month the troop, as a whole, visits their grandparents and participates in activities such as games or arts and crafts. For more information, please contact Kara Ball at (859) 779-1632
The Chew dinner is May 20th, featuring Chef Ashley Minton and a spring menu with Vodka cocktails. For more information call 859-338-7545
Camp Nelson School Days is May 20-22. During the event, school children will come to Camp Nelson Civil War Heritage Park to get an idea of what life was like at the Camp during the Civil War. Re-enactors and demonstrators will be on site to explain the park's various displays, and there will be an archaeological dig that students will have the chance to participate in. For more information, www.campnelson.org
"Harold and Maude" by Colin Higgins at the Balagula Theatre at the Lexington Public Library. (downtown) May 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 at 7 p.m. and May 17, 24 at 2 p.m. Go to www.tinyticketing.com to purchase tickets
The Split Rock Jumping Tour is May 22-24th at the Split Rock Farm. An Unparalleled Show Jumping Experience. Exciting International Show Jumping, Music & Family Festival featuring bands, food trucks, activities, demonstrations and shopping. Taking show jumping to a whole new level. Benefiting the UK Markey Cancer Foundation. Join us May 22-24 at Split Rock Farm, 4845 Bryan Station Road, Lexington 859-940-9859 www.splitrockjumpingtour.com
“Great Family Challenge” is happening 5/23/15 at The Life Adventure Center. climbing our 40ft climbing tower, traversing eight “high ropes” elements, soaring in our “giant swing” and flying down a 300ft dual zip line. Guided by highly trained and certified experts, this high adventure also includes a catered lunch at our pavilion. $29.19/ person. For more information, www.lifeadventurecenter.org
The 6th Annual Woodford Wag 5K Cross Country Race & 2K Dog Walk Saturday, May 23rd at the Woodford County Park – 275 Beasley Road, Versailles. Race Day Registration will be at 7:30am. The 5K Starts at 8:30am. The 2K Starts at 8:45am. Pre-register online at woodfordhumane.org through May 20th. All proceeds benefit the homeless pets at the Woodford Humane Society.
The "Heart Health Concert" presented by the Fender Funeral Directors to raise awareness about (HBP) High Blood Pressure. The concert features Dr. Bobby Jones & Nashville Super Choir, Black Entertainment TV Joe Leavell & With One Purpose choir, Louisville Teresa Teri, Cincinnati Family Praise & Worship, Lexington Seven, Lexington. The conert is SATURDAY, MAY 23, 2015 @ 6PM Imani Baptist at 1555 Georgetown Road, Lexington, KY 40511. Get tickets online at ReggieGay.com For more info call: (859) 400-0104
"Harold and Maude" by Colin Higgins at the Balagula Theatre at the Lexington Public Library. (downtown) May 24 at 2 p.m. Go to www.tinyticketing.com to purchase tickets.
Bluegrass Mystery Theater's "Decked Out for Death" is May 24th at Columbia's Downtown and May 30th on My Old Kentucky Dinner Train. For more information call (859)494-2877
The 32nd annual Meeting the Challenges & Opportunities of Aging Conference will be held on Friday, May 29th, 2015 at Northeast Christian Church located at 990 Star Shoot Parkway Lexington, KY from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. The cost is $10.00 and includes lunch and exhibits. The registration deadline is Thursday, May 21st. For complete program and registration forms visit www.challengesofaging.com, the Lexington Senior Center or call (859) 257-5582 to have the program packet mailed.
"Ninth Bluegrass and Bourbon" is 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, May 29 at Central Library. (140 East Main Street, Lexington) $25 per person in advance, $35 at the door. Purchase tickets at www.lexpublib.org
Community stage production of 'Anne of Green Gables' presented by Leeds Center for the Arts in Winchester, May 29-31 & June 5-7 at 37 North Main St. Winchester, KY. For more info, www.leedscenter.org or call 859.744.6437
Bluegrass Mystery Theater's "Decked Out for Death" is May 30th on My Old Kentucky Dinner Train. For more information call (859)494-2877
Versailles Art in The Park is a free, fun, family event held 9am to 4pm at The Woodford Inn 140 Park Street, Versailles, KY 40383. It is an arts and crafts fair showcasing original items produced by amateur and professional artists who live in Kentucky. Live entertainment provided intermittently throughout the day. For more information please see our website at www.versaillesartinthepark.org, or contact Laurel Kratt at 859-619-1494.
Join us on Saturday, May 30 for the 4th Annual A Round to Remember Golf Tournament & Silent Auction at Connemara Golf Course. This event is produced by local golfer and Association supporter, Paul Bimschleger, in memory of his wife who had Alzheimer’s disease. Registration includes green fees, golf cart, lunch and goodie bag. All proceeds benefit the Greater Kentucky & Southern Indiana Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. Registration 10:30am, Shotgun Start 12pm. For more information, visit act.alz.org/RTR2015
The Kentucky Ballet Theatre presents Cinderella at the Lexington Opera House May 30 & 31 at 2 pm. Tickets available at kyballettickets.com or 859.252.5245
4th Annual US-25 Yard Sale. Explore 565 miles of winding Southeastern American Highways as you shop the US 25 Yard Sale. Passing thru parts of Kentucky, Tennessee and North Carolina. This year’s event may be an even bigger success than last year. Check it out “Like & Share” it--at “U. S. Yard Sale” on Facebook or call 859-779-3005 for more info.
Kentucky Educational Television’s Summer Celebration is happening June 5 at Donamire Farm. For more information, http://www.ket.org/
June 13th - August 15th
The Stephen Foster Story will open on Saturday, June 13th and run select dates until August 15th. The Stephen Foster Story is the Official Outdoor Musical of Kentucky . For more information, www.stephenfoster.com
John Prine w/ Amanda Shires at the Singletary Center. For more information, call 859.257.5030
Come join us as we walk to END Alzheimer’s through downtown Lexington! Register as an individual or as a team online at www.alz.org/walk. Please contact Lauren Ashley Pope at firstname.lastname@example.org or (859) 266-5283 for additional information. Starting line at Fayette County Courthouse. Registration 9am, Walk 10am. For more info visit Act.alz.org/Lexington
January 1st - June 10th
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