What's Happening: Spencer County's community calendar

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State right-of-way mowing

Contractors will be mowing the state right of way in Spencer County next week. Signs will be removed from the right of way and will be at the Spencer County maintenance barn for pick-up. Please call 502-477-2242 if you have any questions.

SCHS Girls Soccer practice

The Spencer County High School girls soccer team is having practice Monday through Friday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Ray Jewell Park. Please come and get involved. Be a part of the team! For more information please call Tony May at 502-751-2134 or Dawn Waldridge at 502-477-0929 or 502-354-1753.

Spencer County Saddle Club Poker Run at Taylorsville Lake

The Spencer County Saddle Club would like to invite you to join them Saturday at Taylorsville Lake (rain date July 26) for a Poker Run.  Signups start at noon at the day ride lot, with the ride starting at 1 p.m.  Entry fee will be $5.00 per hand and everyone is welcome to come and join in the fun.  For more information, contact Valerie Hunt at (502) 477-6119.  Be sure to call the Lake Trails Hotline after 9 a.m. that morning for information on possible trail closures due to weather (502) 477-9028.


MPCAA conducts teen relationship classes

Multi-Purpose Community Action Agency, Inc. and Big Springs Assembly of God are partnering to provide a class for Teens on Communication Smarts For All Relationships. The classes will be held at Big Springs Assembly of God at 2345 Taylorsville Road, Bloomfield. The classes will begin on today at 6 p.m. cand continue for the next seven Wednesdays. This is a contract between the Community Action Kentucky (CAK), Inc. and Multi-Purpose Community Action Agency, Inc. This project is funded, in part, under a contract with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services/Department for Community Based Services with funds from the Community Service Block Grant Act of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Multi-Purpose Community Action Agency, Inc., 213 Washington Street, Shelbyville; phone (502) 633-7162, fax (502) 633-7254, website: www.mpcaa.org.

Historical and



The July meeting of the Spencer County Historical and Genealogical Society will be Monday at 7 p.m. at the Spencer County Library.  Those interested in learning more about Spencer County’s history and tracing their family trees are welcome to attend.

SCHS grand


The Spencer County Board of Education cordially invites you to the grand opening of the renovated Spencer County High School at 4 p.m. August 2. RSVP: brett.beaverson@spencer.kyschools.us. Cake and punch will be served.

Youth Service

Center’s summer day camps

The Spencer County Youth Service Center is sponsoring summer day camps. Spaces are limited. Please contact the YSC to register 477-6934 x 2005.. There is a $10 registration fee but scholarships are available. Lunch will be provided for all participants.

• A Tuesday Thing – SCMS. Mrs. Robin Baxter, librarian. Special programs each week. July 28 Stamping/Advance Movie Maker, August 4 Beach Blanket Party.  Open library from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. Open to grades 6 – 12.

• Journalism Camp – Mrs. Ronda Cox, editor in chief. Call for dates/times at SCMS. Open to grades 6 – 12.

• Art Camp – Mrs. Martha Crenshaw, Creative Art Director. through July 24 from 9:30 a.m. – noon at SCMS. Open to grades 6 – 8.

• Tae Kwon Do – Mrs. Amanda Bruce, first don black belt, WTF. July 27 – 31 from 10 a.m. – noon at SCMS. Open to grades 6 – 12.

• Journalism Camp – Mrs. Ronda Cox, Editor in Chief. July 27 – 31 from noon –  3 p.m.  at SCMS. Open to grades 6-12.

For information on additional summer activities in our area, contact the YSC at 502-477-6934 ext. 2005 or 502-477-3255 ext 2368.