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Published 10:34 am Thursday, August 9, 2018

Jessamine DUI offers education program

The Jessamine DUI and Substance Abuse Program offers a 20-hour education program weekly from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. An out-patient program is offered Monday at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Assessments are by appointment only. Attendees must have a court AOC form, citation and conviction date prior to appointment. For more information, call 859-213.2283.

Kiwanis Club meeting will be at 6 p.m. today

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The Kiwanis Club will meet at 6 p.m., today at Central Office, located at 871 Wilmore Road. For more information, contact Kendra Skidmore at 740-357-5720 or email Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and community at a time. All are welcome.

‘Dare to be Square’ classes offered at Jessamine Fairgrounds

Square dance classes from the Down Under Squares will be from 7 to 9 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 12, at the Jessamine County Fairgrounds blue building in Nicholasville.

The first two lessons are free. Singles, couples and families are welcome to participate. For more information, contact Bill Morris at 859-780-2745 or

Well Nutrition hosts Body Recall exercise class three days a week

Carolyn Walter will teach her exercise class “Body Recall,” from 2 to 3 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday until further notice at The Well Nutrition, located at 123 Orchard Drive, Walters is a 23-year teacher. All are welcome.

For more information, call 859-548-8203 or 859-241-3552.

Wilmore to host Summer Concert Weekend

Wilmore’s Summer Concert Weekend is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday on the Wilmore downtown green. Gospel on the Green Friday evening will feature “Won Life,” a contemporary harmonizing gospel quartet from Harrodsburg. Stonebridge on Saturday will showcase “Miss Direction,” playing and singing a variety of pop, soul and jazz.

Both events are free, although donations of canned food for the animal shelter and local pantry are welcome. Food vendors will be on site. The event is scheduled to take place rain or shine.