What's Happening — Week of Aug. 28

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Circuit Court Clerk’s office to close for Labor Day
The Spencer County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office will be closed Monday in observance of the Labor Day holiday. The office will reopen on Tuesday at 7:30 a.m.

Magnet office closed for Labor Day
The Spencer Magnet office will be closed Monday in observance of Labor Day. The office will reopen Tuesday at 9 a.m.
All advertising deadlines will be at noon Thursday for the Sept. 4 edition.
News submission deadlines are 5 p.m. Thursday for the Sept. 4 edition.

Taylorsville High School Class of 1963 reunion
Taylorsville High School Class of 1963 is hosting its 50-year class reunion on Sept. 20 at the Chamber of Commerce building.
For more information, contact Charlotte Nedros at 477-8459, Cerilda Pollett at 477-8101 or Nancy Inman at 477-2954.

Waterford Homemakers
The Waterford Homemakers would like to invite women in the community to consider becoming a part of the group, which meets the third Wednesday of the month. The homemakers enjoy fellowship, day trips and are involved in numerous community projects.
The group meets at the Spencer County Extension Service and is led by president Judy Broyles. Broyles can be reached at 477-8890.
The next meeting is Sept. 18 at 10 a.m. at the extension office on Oak Tree Way.

Taylorsville High School class of 1973 reunion
Taylorsville High School Class of 1973 is hosting its 40-year class reunion on Oct. 26 at 6 p.m. at Mordecai’s on Main in Springfield.
No reservations are required.
For more information, contact Kathy Spears 477-2974 or Don Carrithers at 348-7710.

Habitat accepting donations for yard sale
Spencer County Habitat for Humanity is accepting donations for a yard sale. The community is asked to help in this fundraising effort by donating slightly used “treasures.”  No clothes will be accepted. Call 477-2263 and leave a message or email president@spencercountyhfh.com for pick up or delivery arrangements.

Adult Ed offers college, GED prep
College and GED preparation classes are available at the Spencer County Adult Education Center, located at 406 Main Cross in Taylorsville.
Classes are offered on Tuesday and Thursday mornings as well as Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
Call 502-477-3265 for more information or to get enrolled.

Senior Center open Tuesdays, Thursdays
The Spencer County MPCAA Senior Life Enrichment Center, located at 44 Creekside Drive, is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays for community members ages 60 and older. Lunch is served at 11:30. Reservations must be made by noon Tuesday for the following week. Call 477-8296 and ask for Ginger for more information.

Tree of Life
First Baptist Church of Taylorsville is again hosting the “Tree of Life” musical performance and is looking for area church members to join the effort.
The tree was previously located at Bloomfield United Methodist Church for 25 years and its vocalists and musicians are embarking upon their third year in Taylorsville. The performance tells story of the birth, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ based on the Bible.
Participants are needed to sing in the choir, assist in tree construction/break down, decorate and assist in promotion.
Spencer County resident Joy Thompson is directing the performance. Anyone interested in participating is encouraged to attend an organizational meeting Sept. 3, 6:30 p.m., at FBC Taylorsville on Main Street.
Rehearsals will be held each Tuesday in the FBC sanctuary from 6:30-8:30 p.m. until the performances. Performance dates are set for Dec. 6, 7 and 8 at 5:30 and 8 nightly. A dress rehearsal will be held Dec. 5 at 6:30 p.m.

Summer roadside litter cleanup
Summer non-profit groups are starting the summer cleanup this week. If your group has not signed in, drop by the office at 220 Main Cross St. to do so.

Youth basketball committee
Anyone interested in being on the youth basketball committee is invited to attend a meeting Monday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m. at Ray Jewell Memorial Park in the conference room.
For any questions, contact Brian Spencer, Spencer County parks director, at 502-376-9850.