Jessamine County Community News

Published 10:53 am Friday, March 17, 2023

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Upcoming Republican Women events

The March meeting of the Jessamine County Republican Women will take place on Tuesday, March 21 at 6:00 p.m. in the community room of Central Bank. Jessamine County Attorney Brian Goettl will be the featured speaker. All members are encouraged to attend to receive updates on future activities and meetings, and to remember to bring donations for the Thomson Hood Veterans Center. Refreshments will be served.

April 13 is the Gubernatorial Forum at Wilmore City Hall from 6-7:30 p.m. All gubernatorial candidates have been invited to speak. A food truck will be available to purchase food.

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The April 18 meeting will feature Nicholasville City Mayor, Alex Carter. Gubernatorial candidate Ryan Quarles will also speak. The meeting will be at Central Bank.

April 28 is the annual Lincoln Day Dinner. It will be held at the One Oak venue at 1200 Marshall Branch Road in Nicholasville. The keynote speakers are the Republican gubernatorial candidates as well as the candidates for the other state-wide elected positions for the upcoming primary election this May. Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner line will open at 5:45 p.m. and program will promptly start at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $50 (additional processing charges apply if paying electronically via eventbrite and are available at

Upcoming Jessamine County Public Library events

Programs marked with asterisks (*) require registration. Learn more and sign up at www.jesspublib.or/events.

Friday, March 17

• * Microsoft PowerPoint: Diagrams, 2–3 p.m.

Saturday, March 18

• Homeschool Fair, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

Sunday, March 19

• * Banner Basics, 2–2:30 p.m.

Monday, March 20

• AARP Tax-Aide, 9–11:30 a.m.

• Prompt to Page Podcast, 9–9:30 a.m.

• Mother Goose Storytime, 10:30–11:15 a.m.

• Yoga, 6:30–7:15 p.m.

Tuesday, March 21

• Tiny Tinkers: STEAM for Preschoolers, 10:30–11:15 a.m.

• SilverSneakers, 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

• * Teen Manga Club, 5:30–6:45 p.m.

• Family Storytime, 6:30–7:15 p.m.

Wednesday, March 22

• AARP Tax-Aide, 9–11:30 a.m.

• Preschool Storytime, 10:30–11:15 a.m.

Thursday, March 23

• REFIT Exercise Class, 10–11 a.m.

• Fail Better: Making a Zine, 4:30–5:30 p.m.

• POUND Class, 6–6:45 p.m.

Friday, March 24

  Jump & Jive, 10:30–11 a.m.

Saturday, March 25

• Family Storytime @ JCPL+, 10:30–11:15 a.m.

• Camp Nelson: Winter Lecture Series, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

• Art Class, 1–3 p.m.

• Pokémon Club, 2–3 p.m.