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Highlights for Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Don’t miss a minute of what’s going on this Weekend in and around the Frankfort Area!

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

6:00 am – OPEN! Start your day at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway. Now open earlier for your caffeine, muffin, scone or egg-baby fix! Info: 875-3009.

8:00 am – 5:00 pm – Financial Health Credit Review, at Kentucky Employees Credit Union, 100 Moore Dr, Frankfort

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to have your credit reviewed by our team of credit specialists to find out your true credit score and how you could be saving money, improving your credit and your financial best-self – all for FREE.Membership isn’t required. Take advantage of this free service we offer. Call to schedule your appointment today at 502-564-5597 or email creditreview@kecu.org

9:00 – 10:00 pm – Barre at the Bike Shop, at Small Batch Cyclery, 835 Louisville Rd

Barre is the unique body transforming ballet workout taught by Linda Word that combines:
– Ballet barre leg work to build long lean legs
– Free weights for upper body sculpting
– A stomach flattening abdominal series

Please bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes

$12 drop-in rate
5 week session: $50 for one class a week

Current Class Schedule:
Monday 9AM
Tuesday 6PM
Wednesday 9AM
Thursday 7PM

E-mail forwordrunning@gmail.com with any questions.

10:00 – 11:00 am – Baby Story Time, at the Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

(Ages 9-23 mo.) Songs, rhymes, stories, and activities for babies along with a favorite grown up. No sign up necessary.

10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Capital City Museum, 325 Ann Street, Open Monday through Saturday, Free Admission

Telling the big story of Kentucky’s small-town capital city

In November of 2004, the Capital City Museum opened its doors to the public. Housed in a 150 year old building that represents all that is left of the Capital Hotel, which burned in 1917, the museum is a large room filled with history and character. There are plenty of details to explore, with exhibits painting a vivid picture of both political and personal life in Kentucky over the past 200 years.

The Capital City Museum is open from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Saturday

Admission to the museum is free.

Capital City Museum

Featuring the exhibit:

Frankfort’s Fishing Reels: Jewels of the Bluegrass

Frankfort has a very unique place in history as being the town where the bait casting fishing reel was perfected and first produced. Every place has its historic event or figure, but only we have this distinction. It was a Frankfort industry for over 100 years. Local craftsmen handmade these gems to fish the renowned streams of central Kentucky. Their reputation for quality and beauty was recognized around the world.

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10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Kentucky Historical Society, 100 West Broadway, Open Tuesday through Saturday

(Includes all sites open at the time of visit.)

Adults: $8 | Youth (6-18): $6 | Veterans: $6
Children (5 and under), KHS and KJHS members: FREE

Exterior shots of the Kentucky History Center and the State Arsenal

11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Age Reversing Workout, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

Follow a beginner’s DVD to boost your energy. This gentle workout is designed to improve posture and increase mobility.

11:00 am – 12:30 pm – Milestones & Meltdowns, at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping St

Parent Group for anyone with a child from birth to age 3. Facilitating the group will be Christina Libby of Commonwealth Doula. While your little one is welcome to join, this group is for you, the parent.

11:00 am – 8:00 pm – Winter Burger Week, at Wallace Station Deli and Bakery, 3854 Old Frankfort Pike, Midway

Drop in for comfort food during Wallace Station‘s Winter Burger Week, Jan. 22-31. Try one of our burger specials at $9.99 each!

The Eli
Fried onions, white Cheddar, bacon, A.1. sauce

The Brandon
Lettuce, tomato, jalapeño, Pimiento Cheese, candied bacon

The Piggy
Pulled pork, Bourbon Trail Barbecue sauce, white Cheddar

Kainan’s Fried Chicken Burger
Lettuce, tomato, Provolone, bacon, Kainan’s Special Sauce

Dante’s Inferno
Jalapeños, Pepper Jack cheese, chipotle mayo

12:00 – 12:30 pm – Upping Your Employment – Resume & Cover Letter Writing, at Kentucky Employees Credit Union, 100 Moore Drive

Whether you’re unemployed or under-employed, we’ll discuss how to give your resume & cover letter an edge and tips for leveling up within & outside of your organization. Attend in person or online. RSVP by emailing your name & choice of session to RSVP@kecu.org

3:00 – 7:00 pm – Happy Hour, Fiesta nachos, $7.49, 20 oz domestic beer, $2.99, lime margarita, $2.99, at Mi Fiesta, 334 St. Clair St.

4:30 pm – Pint Night at BOM* When you buy the featured pint, you get to keep the brewer’s pint glass *limited supplies at Bourbon on Main, 103 W Main St. Info: 352-2720.

5:00 – 6:15 pm – The Light Clinic Taiji with Joseph Fiala, L.Ac., MSOM, at The Ward Oates Amphitheater, on Wednesdays 5:00 – 6:15 pm, and Saturdays 8:30 – 9:45 am. www.thelightclinic.org

5:30 – 6:30 pm – Wednesday Night Supper, at VFW Post 4075, 104 E 2nd St

Come join us for Wednesday Night Supper. The 3rd we’ll be serving Fried Chicken, the 17th we’ll have a Taco Bar, and the 31st is Spaghetti. Bring the whole family!

5:30 – 6:45 pm – Wednesday Evening Yoga on West Second, 214 W 2nd St

Join Frankfort’s Yoga Community, at 214 West Second Street, as Rhett Fulkerson RYT leads an all levels Hatha Yoga practice.

This class will focus on movement, breath and mindfulness.

Wednesday evening practice is a bit more intense, but not any harder, than its Monday counterpart.

Everyone is welcome and there is room for us all!

$10 drop in class price

5:30 – 7:00 pm – Whisky Wednesdays, at Capital Cellars. 227 W Broadway. Buy one get one half off pours of bourbon. www.capitalcellars.com or 502.352.2600

Capital Cellars will host The Frankfort Bourbon Society (FBS)5:30-7:30 pm, with a limited amount of Buffalo Trace Single Barrel Select Pick bottles available for non-members to purchase in store. This is a good opportunity to see what the FBS is all about. More info HERE.

6:00 – 6:30 pm – Starter Session- Learn the moves with Sam & Karen!, at the Jazzercise Shelbyville Fitness Studio, 222 E Main St, Suite B, Shelbyville

Sam and Karen will demonstrate most of the moves you will see in our dance fitness class. They will also address proper form and muscle function so you can feel confident when adding weight training to your routine.

These classes are FREE of charge and will be about 1/2 hr on Wednesday and 1 hour long on Saturday. They will be tailored to you, the individual, by Samantha and Karen the Jazzercise professionals.

Our goal is to break down the moves so you can “sassy walk ‘ into class feeling like a pro!

*Please share with your friends*

6:00 – 7:00 pm – Yoga for Older Grown Ups, at Bridgeport Center for Wellness Education, 555 Bridgeport Road

Yoga that will rejuvenate the body and mind. All ability levels are welcome.

Relieve stress and soreness, get flexible, build more muscle, promote weight loss, calm the mind, prevent injuries, improve balance, increase mobility, and improve focus.

Price for the class is $10.00. If you have a mat bring it and water.

6:00 – 7:00 pm – Bourbon 101, at CastlePost, 230 Pisgah Pike, Versailles

So you enjoy a glass of bourbon here and there … and you know that it’s important to Kentucky’s history and economy, but there’s so much more to learn about bourbon!

We’ll start 2018 with an overview of what, exactly, bourbon is plus take a brief look at bourbon’s history and how it’s made today. We’ll also cover how to nose and taste bourbon like a professional and will sample a variety of bourbons and near-bourbons to explore the differences among bourbon styles.

This class will launch our year-long “Bourbon University” with a new theme offered each month. No need to attend them all – mix and match as you like!

6:00 – 7:30 pm – Happy Little Landscapes: Painting for Adults, at the Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

(Adults) Paint in the style of the fabulous PBS star Bob Ross. Professional artist Cindy Alvarado-Yeary will lead us in creating unique nature scenes. Material provided. Limited registration. Call 873-5191 to sign up.

6:00 – 8:00 pm – Fun with Art, at Little City Market, 314 St Clair St

“Fun with Art” will be this Wed., Jan. 24th and also, Wed., Jan. 31st at 6 pm at Little City Market on St. Clair St. in Downtown Frankfort. Can only accommodate 6 people per night. $45 per person includes everything you will need to let your creativity flow. Come join me for some Great fun and leave with your artwork, and a good evening of fun to tell your friends about!!!!

6:00 – 8:00 pm – Wine-d Down Wednesday, at Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway. Info HERE

Join us for your midweek, weekend each Wednesday! We will be having 1/2 priced bottles of wine and $17.95 buckets of beer for Happy Hour starting at 5:00 pm! Starting at 6:00 pm take a seat outside to enjoy tunes brought to us by Quantum Mechanics!

6:00 – 8:00 pm – Wine Glass and Wine Bottle Painting, at Verona Vineyards, 13815 Walton Verona Rd, Verona

Everyone needs their own special wine glass to enjoy their favorite Verona Vineyards wine and decorative light up wine bottle.

Join Verona Vineyard’s artist Rhonda as she walks you through creating two hand decorated wine glasses and a light up wine bottle.

Cost: $20 for two wine glasses, $32 for two wine glasses and a bottle

Contact Rhonda at Studio Rho Entertaining at 859-444-0301 to reserve your spot.

Cost includes a glass of Verona Vineyards wine, two wine glasses, optional wine bottle and all of your art supplies.

Enjoy a glass of award winning wine included in your registration fee. 

The Verona Vineyards Kitchen will be open serving a variety of lighter menu items if you need a snack.

Register online by clicking the link below:


6:00 – 8:00 pm – Valentine’s Heart String Art, at Gogh Crazy, 800 Main Street suite 15, Shelbyville

$20 Learn to create your own string art with a simple heart shape just in time for Valentine’s Day. Paid reservation required. Just click “going” and we will message you a request for a $10 deposit.

6:30 – 7:30 pm – Yoga at the Bike Shop, at Small Batch Cyclery, 835 Louisville Rd

An hour long calming and strengthening yoga session with Katie Hanly held in the Small Batch Cyclery bike shop.

$12 drop-in rate
5 week session rate: $50 for one class per week

Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm
Saturdays 10-11am

Yoga Fit is the practice of linking several poses together to create strength, flexibility, endurance and balance. The focus will be on alignment, breath and listening to our bodies. Each class will be a unique experience and can be as gentle or advanced as the individual decides based on what their body is feeling at the time.

6:30 – 7:30 pm – Trivia Night w/ Breakfast Buffet, at Addie’s and The Woodford Inn, 140 Park St, Versailles

Wednesday Trivia!!!!

We’ve got trivia and our delicious breakfast buffet! Come enjoy great fun with friends! See you soon!

7:00 – 8:00 pm – Indoor SUP Yoga at Family Activity Center (Shelby Co), at the Shelbyville/Shelby County Parks and Recreation, 717 Burks Branch Rd, Shelbyville

Our cure for the winter blues: indoor Stand Up Paddle board Yoga! Join us for an hour long class that will challenge your balance and give you the opportunity to build strength, flexibility, and flow! This class if for all levels of paddlers and yogis! $20 for FAC Members and $25 for guests. Sign up using the link below! Space is limited and all participants must pre-register!

JUST ADDED CLASS TIME: Wednesday, January 31st 7 – 8pm

7:30 – 8:30 pm – Vinyasa Flow, at Fitness Firm, 1005 Parkview Ct, Lawrenceburg

Have you been looking for a way to improve physical strength, flexibility, and mental focus.

Yoga will help you reduce your risk for injury, reduce stress, increase your concentration, loose weight, understand the mind and body connection, gain strength and stamina, improve balance and stability, improve posture, develop body awareness, and feel amazing.

The drop in price for this class is $5.00. Please bring a mat if you have one. You do not have to be a member of the gym to attend. Love and light my friends.

Craft and Import beers, $2.75, at the Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair St. Info: 875-2559.

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