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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:

www.payit2.com/event/98346

 

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.


Thursday, February 1, 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

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

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

10:30 – 11:30 pm – Storytime, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

Join Ms. Susan to enjoy great books, fun activities and crafts. For preschoolers and their caregivers. All are welcome.

Kids eat free with two adult meal purchases (limit two kids per family), at Mi Fiesta, 334 St. Clair St.

4:00 – 5:00 pm – Creative Café: Book Roses, at Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

(Ages 11-18) Want to get crafty, but don’t have the time or materials? Join us at the Library for this drop-in craft hour, where we’ll make something new every week! Free. No sign up necessary.

4:00 – 6:00 pm – Happy Hour, at Prodigy Vineyards and Winery, 4686 Versailles Road

Buy one get one half price on wine by the glass from 4-6 pm.

Prodigy Winery Logo

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Wine Tasting, at Capital Cellars, 227 W Broadway. More info: visit www.capitalcellars.com or call 502.352.2600

5:00 – 7:00 pm – Galentines Craftravaganza, at Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

(Adult) Bring your best friends out for a fun, Valentines-inspired craft night. Make cards, scented hand scrubs, candy gifts, and more. All supplies provided. Call 873-5191 to sign up.

5:00 – 8:00 pm – Customer Appreciation Day, Shelbyville

February 1 is Customer Appreciation Day for downtown Shelbyville shops participating in First Thursday. The first Thursday of each month, many shops keep later hours (especially great for shoppers who want to stop by after work or after dinner). This month, shops want to show how much “We *Heart* You” by giving a ticket to every customer who visits on Feb. 1. That ticket earns you a chance to win a basket full of fabulous prizes from each of the participating shops ($450 value!). The more shops you visit, the more chances you have to win!

Participating Shops and Prizes:
Janice Emery – Valentine painting
Baehr’s Den – scarlet Fiestaware spoon rest
Paisley Pig – gift certificate – $25
Pathelen Flower & Gift Shop – large Candleberry candle
Wizard Graphics – gift certificate – $25
Tracy’s Home Furnishings – Memory Foam queen size pillow
Brenner’s Gallery – framed painting
Woodworking Maniak – cheese slicer
Stacey’s Simple Stuff – large wax warmer
Dogwood Gallery – note cards with artwork by Mary Yaeger
Bell House Restaurant – gift certificate – $25
3 P’s Embroidery- box of chocolate candies
The Keepsake Shop – Kitchen Towel set
Modus Lifestyle – 1 private pilates reformer session at half price ($37.50)
Tipsy Gypsy – gift certificate – $25
6th & Main Coffeehouse – Coffee Mug & gift certificate – $25
Polkadotted Pineapple – gift certificate – $40

Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway, Happy Hour, 5:00 – 8:00 pm, Open Jam Session, 7:00 – 10:00 pm,  1/2 price bottles of wine or beer bucket of 6 select beers for $17.95. Info HERE

6:00 – 7:00 pm – Busy Builders, at the Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

(Families) Kids and parents play with our Legos, manipulatives, straws and connectors, and more. No sign up necessary.

6:00 – 8:00 pm – BINGO, at VFW Post 4075, 104 E 2nd St

6:00 pm – Adult Art Lessons-Bloom! Inspired by Georgia O’Keefe, at Gogh Crazy, 800 Main Street suite 15, Shelbyville

Canvas Painting inspired by artist Georgia O’Keefe. Focus on color and shape. $20 includes instruction and materials.

6:30 – 7:30 pm – Big Spring Park Committee Meeting, at Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

Welcome! Please join other members of your Community to discuss The Park Project: a multi-organization Revitalization movement for Big Spring Park.

Big Spring Park is a 17-acre Green Space in the Heart of Versailles. There is potential to create a year-round destination a block from Downtown.

This is a long-term, community involved project, with many opportunities to get involved.

6:30 – 8:30 pm – Euchre Night, at Verona Vineyards, 13815 Walton Verona Rd, Verona

Join us for Euchre Night the first and third Thursday of every month. What could be better than a night of cards, award winning wine, cold beer, tasty snacks, and good friends.

No reason to bring a partner, because we will be swapping teammates each game.

We may even have some prizes for the winners of this friendly competition.

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

6:30 pm – Trivia Night, at Bourbon on Main, 103 W Main St. 352-2720

Trivia begins @ 6:30pm with prizes awarded to first and second place teams. Play by yourself or with your friends!
$4.99 fresh squeezed margaritas during game play.

6:30 – 7:30 pm – Library Writers’ Group, at the Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

(Teens and adults) Join this fun group of fellow wordsmiths and kick-start your imagination with creative writing exercises. All levels of experience are welcome. No sign up necessary.

7:00 pm – Ghost Tour at Buffalo Trace Distillery, It’s rumored that there are more spirits at the Distillery than those aging in barrels. You will hear legendary stories and get a look at some of the Distillery’s most haunted areas, including Stony Point Mansion, where it’s been said that the ghost of Col. Blanton still resides. FREE.  Reservations are required for this tour.  113 Great Buffalo Trace, Reservations: 696-5926

7:30 – 8:30 pm – Yoga Introduction, at Jazzercise Shelbyville Fitness Studio, 222 E Main St, Suite B, Shelbyville

Are you looking to make a healthy change. A way to strengthen the body and mind while providing stress relief?

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

Drop in price for this class is $15.00. A discounted class package is also available, $60.00 for 5 classes (1 free lesson). Classes are Tue and Thu at 7:30p. Both classes are beginner friendly and I have everything you will need for class.

House DJ musicLadies night, $3 wells, at the Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. 875-2559.


Friday, February 2, 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

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

8:30 am – 2:00 pm – Blood Drive, at the American Red Cross, 318 Washington Street, Use RapidPass to speed up donation time.  Visit http://www.redcrossblood.org/RapidPass for more information.

9:00 am – 5:00 pm – Shop for the Animals, at New Leash on Life Thrift Store, 415 W Broadway.  Unique modern and vintage items for sale.  All proceeds benefit the Franklin County Humane Society. 352-2229.

9:30 – 10:30 am – Friday Coffee Club, at the Woodford County Library115 N Main St, Versailles

(Adults) Join us every other week to meet interesting personalities and discuss intriguing topics. Refreshments provided. Free *Call 873-5191 to sign up.

February 2: Lenny Schulman, writer for Blood Horse magazine
February 16: Victor Hazard, former Dean of Student Affairs at UK
March 2: Ray Corns, judge and storyteller
March 16: Erin Chandler, author of June Bug Versus Hurricane
March 30: John Van Willigen, anthropologist

Inclement weather: If Woodford County Library schools are closed, Coffee Club will not meet.

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

10:00 – 10:30 am – Walk Away the Pounds, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

Get 30 minutes of walking in every Friday. Follow the DVD to keep in shape.

10:00 – 11:00 pm – Beginner Yoga for Seniors, at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping St

Certified yoga instructor Karen Smither will lead seniors in chair hatha yoga with modifications for an easy and light workout. Please wear comfortable clothing.

Please register at http://bit.ly/YogaforSeniorsFeb2.
For more information, contact Diane at diane@pspl.org or 352-2665 x108.

Check out our other sessions! (register for each)
Friday, February 2 • 10:00am
https://www.facebook.com/events/264998477365649/

Friday, February 16 • 10:00am
https://www.facebook.com/events/145181506168068/

Friday, March 2 • 10:00am
https://www.facebook.com/events/146994452685859/

Friday, March 16 • 10:00am
https://www.facebook.com/events/207618236469886/

10:30 – 11:00 am – Yoga, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

Join yoga instructor, Debby Angel, as she guides the yoga practice. Appropriate for all skill levels.

Improve your balance, endurance, strength, and flexibility at our weekly yoga sessions. Come follow various yoga DVDs that are appropriate for all skill levels.

Wear comfortable clothing and bring a beach towel
or exercise mat. Everyone is welcome!

 

Live music, drink specials and buffalo chicken fajitas, at Mi Fiesta, 334 St. Clair St.

12:00 – 1:00 pm – Books at Noon, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

We will be discussing
The Tower the Zoo and the Tortoise by Julia Stuart

Next month’s read-Three Weeks to Say Goodbye by C.J. Box

3:15 0 4:30 pm – Student Library Council, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

Help plan upcoming programs and give book recommendations. All students in grades 5-12 are invited to attend.

Great leadership opportunity!

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Wine-Tasting, at Capital Cellars, 227 W Broadway St

 

 

 

 

5:00 – 6:00 pm – Happy Hour Yoga at MOKO, at My Old Kentucky Om, 214 W 2nd St

“My Old Kentucky Om” Yoga Studio is set to officially open in March. During renovations, a few classes will be offered, to keep the Frankfort yoga community’s momentum going.

Join Shari Thompson RYT, for her increasingly popular “Happy Hour” yoga class.

This Vinyasa style class is fun, lighthearted and sure to get your blood pumping. An excellent way to start your weekend!

$10 drop-in or buy a 12 class package for $100

5:00 – 9:00 pm – Jammin’ at Jeptha! feat Mudbone, at Jeptha Creed Distillery, 500 Gordon Lane, Shelbyville

Every Friday Jeptha Creed Distillery will be jammin’ with great live music playing in the clubhouse, buffet available, and craft cocktails at the bar! Music will be from 6-9pm. Buffet will be available from 5-9pm. The bar will be open until 10pm.

Musician: Mudbone

Buffet – $12
Menu: Grilled pork tenderloin served with sweet pineapple haberno sauce or bbq, Hash Brown casserole, and steamed veggies including carrots, broccoli and cauliflower.

 

 

 

 

6:00 – 8:00 pm – 70’s Trivia Night, at Elk Creek Winery, 150 Highway 330, Owenton

Friday February 2nd from 6-8pm we will have a 70’s theme trivia night with prizes and drink specials! Bring your friends, it will be a blast!

6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live music with Mike Hicks, at Verona Vineyards, 13815 Walton Verona Rd, Verona

Singer/Songwriter Mike Hicks will be playing from 6:00-9:00.

Chef Craig will also be serving a variety of appetizers, entrees, and desserts from the Verona Vineyards Kitchen designed specifically to go with our award winning wines.

Great Wine, Cold Beer, Delicious Food, and Good Friends.

 

6:30 – 8:30 pm – “Sip & Savor” Friday, at Prodigy Vineyards and Winery, 4686 Versailles Rd

Wine-down the week at Prodigy Vineyards & Winery with “Sip & Savor” Friday! Enjoy FREE, live music 6:30–8:30 pm featuring local artists! We have a food menu with delicious selections from our grill and deli to compliment your wine tasting experience. Seating is available at the onyx bar and tables. Browse our gift boutique for unique fashion and wine accessories.

6:30 – 8:30 pm – Wicked Peace, at Bird Dogs Coffee, 101 W Seminary St, Owenton

The man, the myth, the legend, hometown hero Patrick Brumback returns toBird Dogs Coffee with his band Wicked Peace for a Groundhog Day Celebration! Bring your friends and loved ones, enjoy some food and drinks, and watch a stripped down set of foot-tappin’, head-bobbin’, pop-rockin’ delight!

2018 TOUR: Wicked Peace is on the road 2018! We’ll have new songs, new merch, and new shows added yearlong. Join us for a show or two. We guarantee you a GREAT time or your money back!* LET THERE BE ROCK! (*We cannot guarantee your money back, but come out anyway.)

7:00 – 9:00 pm – Murder at the Bunny Tail Mansion!, at CastlePost, 230 Pisgah Pike, Versailles

A new theme and on a Friday! Magazine owner, Lou Heffner, is hosting a party for the new James Blonde spy movie, “Inspectre” at the Bunny Tail Mansion. This mystery is filled with murder, plenty of laughs and sexy surprises.

7:00 pm – Ghost Tour at Buffalo Trace Distillery, It’s rumored that there are more spirits at the Distillery than those aging in barrels. You will hear legendary stories and get a look at some of the Distillery’s most haunted areas, including Stony Point Mansion, where it’s been said that the ghost of Col. Blanton still resides. FREE.  Reservations are required for this tour.  113 Great Buffalo Trace, Reservations: 696-5926 or click HERE to check availability.

7:30 – 10:30 pm – Delbert McClinton, at the Grand Theatre Frankfort, KY, 308 Saint Clair St

Multi-Grammy award winner Delbert McClinton is a legend among Texas roots music aficionados, not only for his amazing longevity, but for his ability to combine country, blues, soul, and rock & roll as if there were no distinctions between any of them in the best time-honored Texas tradition. McClinton is at the top of his game with his 19th studio album, Prick Of The Litter (Hot Shot Records/Thirty Tigers). The new offering captures the balance of soulful energy and restraint that the legendary performer has been delivering in his live performances for decades all over the world.

 

Live music, at Bourbon on Main, 103 West Main (KY 420), Frankfort

Live Music with Phat Mattress at The Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559.

8:00 – 10:00 pm – Woodford Theatre presents Enchanted April, at the Woodford Theatre, 275 Beasley Dr, Versailles

ENCHANTED APRIL
by Matthew Barber, adapted from Elizabeth von Arnim’s 1922 novel, THE ENCHANTED APRIL
February 2-4 | February 9-11 | February 15-18
$22 Adults | $15 Students
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm | Sundays at 2pm |
NEW! Thursday performances before the last weekend only 7:30 pm

When two frustrated London housewives decide to rent a villa in Italy for a holiday away from their bleak marriages, they recruit two very different English women to share the cost and the experience. There, among the wisteria blossoms and Mediterranean sunshine, all four bloom again – rediscovering themselves in ways that they – and we – could never have expected.

Want to see the show for free? Sign up to usher! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0544a5a728a1fd0-enchanted

CAST:
Lotty – Lisa Thomas
Rose – Holly Brady
Mellersh – Carmen Geraci
Frederick – Tim Hull
Costanza – Patti Heying
Mrs. Graves – Gina Scott-Lynaugh
Caroline – Courtney Waltermire
Wilding – Ian Scott

 


Saturday, February 3, 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 – 9:00 am – 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*

8:00 am – 12:00 pm – Financial Health Credit Review, at Kentucky Employees Credit Union, 100 Moore Dr

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

8:00 am – 2:00 pm –  First Saturday Indoor Bazaar, at the Capital City Activity Center, 202 Medical Heights Dr

8:30 – 9:45 am – Taiji with Joseph Fiala, L.Ac., MSOM, at The Ward Oates Amphitheater. Hosted by the Light Clinic, More info: www.thelightclinic.org or call 330-4233.

9:00 am – 5:00 pm – Shop for the Animals, at New Leash on Life Thrift Store, 415 W Broadway.  Unique modern and vintage items for sale.  All proceeds benefit the Franklin County Humane Society. 352-2229.

 

 

 

 

 

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

10:30 am – 12:00 pm – Kids Class: Victorian Valentines, at the Kentucky Historical Society, 100 W Broadway St

Make Valentine’s Day extra special this year by designing cards the way Kentuckians did before the era of mass-produced well wishes. Participants will design their own cards with modern and historic materials, learn embossing techniques, and make hand pressed paper to take home for even more fun!

For ages 5-12.
Instructor: Julie Sawnor
$10 for first child. $5 for every additional child. Members will receive $5 off the total registration cost.
Registration required because of limited space. Call 502-564-1792, Ext. 4408.

Payment is due the day of the class. Classes begin by checking in your child at the front desk of the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History.

 

11:00 am – 1:00 pm – Father/Kid Bowl 2018, at Capital bowl, 80 Anderson Rd

Mark your calendars for Father-Kid Bowl 2018! Saturday, February 3rd from 11 am-1 pm at Capital Bowl! Cost is $10 per person for 2 games and shoe rental! We’ll supply fill-in dad’s if needed. Sign up at capacity.info under the Kids tab!

 

1:00 – 3:00 pm – Inside the Lines Coloring Club, at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping St

Join us for an afternoon of coloring and relaxation! Adult coloring books offer a fun way to unwind and tap into your creativity. Studies have shown that coloring can reduce stress and improve focus and mindfulness.

The “Inside the Lines Coloring Club” is a monthly coloring group for adults. This free event will take place in the Library Community Room, and no registration is necessary. For more information, contact Diane Dehoney at 352-2665×108 or diane@pspl.org.

 

 

 

 

 

3:30 – 4:30 pm – Women’s Recovery Support Group, at Panera Bread (Frankfort, KY), 101 West Ridge Drive

Weekly support group meeting for women with all types of addictions to any substance and/or behavior. You do not have to formally be diagnosed with an addiction. We invite you to attend even if you are struggling with things not typically considered an addiction such as food/body image issues, obsessive thought patterns, and anything else you would like to change but cannot seem to gain control over.

No RSVP required. We meet every Saturday at Panera in Frankfort. Attendance is free of charge but we do pass the hat at the end of the meeting. Even small donation amounts help us keep these meetings going.

To make it easier for you to identify us, we have ‘SMART Recovery Books’ sitting on the table. The facilitator will be there at least 30 minutes prior to the official meeting times and will be available after the meeting ends to answer questions etc.

Do you need more info now? Feel free to email us at farmoffice@goodacres.us or call Diana at: 8595503027

 

4:00 – 7:00 pm – Shelbyville Music, at Talon Winery, 400 Gordon Ln, Shelbyville

5:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music from Susan Ferguson, at Brianza Gardens and Winery, 14611 Salem Creek Rd, Verona

Enjoy live music from Susan Ferguson in the Brianza Reception Hall. Bring your own food or enjoy the local made snacks at Brianza!

 

5:00 – 9:00 pm – Jeff Blackburn, Inside the Winery at Elk Creek Vineyards, Owenton, KY http://www.elkcreekvineyards.com/

Jeff Blackburn and fellow “Soulbilly” Steve Maynard will be tuning up and throwing down a bunch of songs at the beautiful Elk Creek Winery. Come join us. It’s always a great time at Elk Creek. The facilities and the staff are top notch.

 

6:00 – 8:00 pm – Last Call Trivia Night, at Jeptha Creed Distillery, 500 Gordon Lane, Shelbyville

Come one come all to Last Call Trivia! Where a bar tab is never trivial. A new feature starting Saturdays in January located in our clubhouse. $30, $20, and $10 gift cards will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Lastly, the bars open for delicious cocktails!

 

6:00 – 9:00 pm – Callie Northern & Will Padgett, at The Brown Barrel, 224 N. Gratz St., Midway

Callie Northern & I will be playing at The Brown Barrel in Midway, KY on February 3rd, 2018. Music starts at 6. Come on out!

6:00 – 9:00 pm – Ben Walz, at Verona Vineyards, 13815 Walton Verona Rd, Verona

Singer/Songwriter Ben Walz will be playing from 6:00-9:00.

Chef Craig will also be serving a variety of appetizers, entrees, and desserts from the Verona Vineyards Kitchen designed specifically to go with our award winning wines.

Great Wine, Cold Beer, Delicious Food, and Good Friends.

 

7:00 pm – Ghost Tour at Buffalo Trace Distillery, It’s rumored that there are more spirits at the Distillery than those aging in barrels. You will hear legendary stories and get a look at some of the Distillery’s most haunted areas, including Stony Point Mansion, where it’s been said that the ghost of Col. Blanton still resides. FREE.  Reservations are required for this tour.  113 Great Buffalo Trace, Reservations: 696-5926.

7:00 – 9:00 pm – Daddy/Daughter Princess Dance, at CastlePost, 230 Pisgah Pike, Versailles

Bring your princess to The Kentucky Castle for a magical evening of music, dancing, pictures and real live Princesses. Create a night all about you and about her. Make a memory she’ll never forget. Heavy hors d’oeuvres served. Limited seating still available at the Castle Farm Restaurant, please inquire for reservations.

Get tickets HERE

Open at 2:00 pm. Live music, at Bourbon on Main, 103 W Main St. 352-2720.Bourbon on Main

UK vs. Missouri basketball game (2:00 pm) on big screens, $10 buckets and DJ Hooty Hoo, at The Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559

8:00 – 10:00 pm – Woodford Theatre presents Enchanted April, at the Woodford Theatre, 275 Beasley Dr, Versailles

ENCHANTED APRIL
by Matthew Barber, adapted from Elizabeth von Arnim’s 1922 novel, THE ENCHANTED APRIL
February 2-4 | February 9-11 | February 15-18
$22 Adults | $15 Students
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm | Sundays at 2pm |
NEW! Thursday performances before the last weekend only 7:30 pm

When two frustrated London housewives decide to rent a villa in Italy for a holiday away from their bleak marriages, they recruit two very different English women to share the cost and the experience. There, among the wisteria blossoms and Mediterranean sunshine, all four bloom again – rediscovering themselves in ways that they – and we – could never have expected.

Want to see the show for free? Sign up to usher! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0544a5a728a1fd0-enchanted

CAST:
Lotty – Lisa Thomas
Rose – Holly Brady
Mellersh – Carmen Geraci
Frederick – Tim Hull
Costanza – Patti Heying
Mrs. Graves – Gina Scott-Lynaugh
Caroline – Courtney Waltermire
Wilding – Ian Scott

 


Sunday, February 4, 2018

11:00 am – 8:00 pm – Pollo Bandido, 225 W Main Street. Have you tried our newest downtown venue open on Sundays? Pollo Bandido is open on Sundays from 11:00 am – 8:00 pm….and they deliver! More info HERE

 

1:00 – 9:00 pm – Sunday Bloody Fun Day, at Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway. Relax on your Sunday, grab breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner with new extended hours, 8:00 am – 9:00 pm. Take the edge off with the Specialty Bloody Mary Bar. Info HERE

 

 

2:00 – 4:00 pm – Woodford Theatre presents Enchanted April, at the Woodford Theatre, 275 Beasley Dr, Versailles

ENCHANTED APRIL
by Matthew Barber, adapted from Elizabeth von Arnim’s 1922 novel, THE ENCHANTED APRIL
February 2-4 | February 9-11 | February 15-18
$22 Adults | $15 Students
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm | Sundays at 2pm |
NEW! Thursday performances before the last weekend only 7:30 pm

When two frustrated London housewives decide to rent a villa in Italy for a holiday away from their bleak marriages, they recruit two very different English women to share the cost and the experience. There, among the wisteria blossoms and Mediterranean sunshine, all four bloom again – rediscovering themselves in ways that they – and we – could never have expected.

Want to see the show for free? Sign up to usher! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0544a5a728a1fd0-enchanted

CAST:
Lotty – Lisa Thomas
Rose – Holly Brady
Mellersh – Carmen Geraci
Frederick – Tim Hull
Costanza – Patti Heying
Mrs. Graves – Gina Scott-Lynaugh
Caroline – Courtney Waltermire
Wilding – Ian Scott

3:00 – 5:00 pm – Market Research Wine Tasting & Apps, at Brianza Gardens and Winery, 14611 Salem Creek Rd, Verona

Come help Chief Wine Maker, Tony Parnigoni, make decisions on what trials make it to retail. Plenty to taste so bring your stamina. Appetizers are included with the tasting. $17 per person. $15 for Wine Club Members.

4:00 – 6:00 pm – Drawing- Penguins, at Michaels, 7000 John Davis Dr

This instructor’s choice is a drawing of the penguin family. This class will be a fun class as we learn placement, shading and using line and shapes to form a beautiful drawing. In this class, students will need 9×12 drawing paper, pencils (2b, 4b and 6b, negro 1) a blending stick and kneaded eraser.
The class is $25 plus supplies but if you sign up on Jan. 20th on line or at the open house the registration is 50% off. Need help choosing supplies? I can assist you at the open house- and answer any questions or I will be at the store 30 mins before the class begins.

 

 


Monday, February 5, 2018

 

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

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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Lime margarita, $2.99 at Mi Fiesta, 334 St. Clair St.

12:00 – 1:00 pm – What Are You Reading? Book Group, at Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

Mondays at 12pm (No WAYR on Dec. 25, Jan. 1, or Jan. 15.)
(Adults) Broaden your reading horizons. Share your favorite new book and author. Enjoy coffee, a snack, and lively discussions. No assigned books! No sign up necessary. At the Midway Branch Library.

5:00 – 7:00 pm – Paws To Read, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

To reserve your spot to read with a certified therapy dog, call the library or let us know at the front desk! Please register! 502-484-3450

5:00 – 7:00 pm – Upcycled Jewelry, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

Turn old, discarded and recycled items into trendy jewelry. Supplies will be provided but feel free to bring your old jewelry or other items. Shari Petrie will guide you through the creative process.

5:00 – 7:30 pm – Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop, at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping St

Are you sick and tired of being sick and tired? Join us for Chronic Disease Self-Management, a 6-week program series sponsored by the Dept. for Aging and Independent Living, Bluegrass Area Agency on Aging, Accessible Home Care of Frankfort, and PSPL.

Topics include techniques for dealing with problems/symptoms, exercise/physical movement, appropriate and effective use of medications, communicating effectively, nutrition, and evaluating new treatment options. Mutual support and success build confidence in the ability to manage health and maintain active and fulfilling lives!

This workshop is free to the public. As space is limited, please register online or at the Library. For more information, contact Diane Dehoney at 352-2665 x108 or diane@pspl.org.

Register: http://bit.ly/chronicdiseaseselfmanagement

 

5:30 – 6:45 pm – Mondays at MOKO, at My Old Kentucky Om, 214 W 2nd St, Frankfort

The space on 2nd street is transforming!

“My Old Kentucky Om” is slated to officially open in March.

During renovations, there will be a few classes offered to keep the Frankfort locals in practice.

Join Rhett Fulkerson RYT for a Hatha Yoga class, geared towards beginning yogi’s and those looking to start their week with a gentle Monday evening practice.

Card reader coming soon, until then it’s cash or check.

$10 drop-in or 12 classes for $100

 

6:00 – 8:00 pm – Minecraft Monday, at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway. Every Monday, the cafe has a dinner special, designed by Chef Annie, for the entire family. Minecrafters of all ages connect to the Coffeetree server and play together! Info HERE

 

6:30 – 7:30 pm – Evening Run, at the Kentucky Historical Society, 100 W Broadway St

We will be meeting in the Parking Lot across from the KY History Center. Our route will change weekly but will be anywhere from 3 to 5 miles with options for walkers and C25K folks. All speeds welcome, lets keep those New Years Resolutions alive!

6:30 – 7:30 pm – Let the Games Begin!, at the Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping St

Teens in grades 6-12, beat the blah of Mondays and have fun at teen game night. Eat snacks and make new friends! Registration is required and begins January 22.

7:00 – 8:30 pm – IOOF Capital Lodge Meeting, at Odd Fellows Capital Lodge #6, 113 Bridge Street

Please join us for the next IOOF Capital Lodge #6 meeting. This is a regular meeting, and members are encouraged to attend and address lodge concerns. The meeting will begin at 7:30pm with a gathering of the members at 7:00pm.

We offer a friendly membership at our lodge, located at 113 Bridge Street. As always, visitors are encouraged to attend and learn about our historic fraternity. We hope you to see you there!

Happy Hour all nigh, $10 buckets, at Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559


Tuesday, February 6, 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

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

Admission

(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

10:00 – 11:00 am – Tai Chi, at the Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

(Adults) Practice this elegant and slow-moving martial art in a free 8-week class designed for beginners. Taught by Master Michael McIntosh, 7th degree black belt in Kung Fu who has been teaching martial arts for 38 years. Attendance at all sessions is encouraged and class size is limited. Free.*Call 873-5191 to sign up.

10:00 – 11:00 am – Toddler Tales, at the Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

(Ages 2-3) Children and caregivers, parents, and/or grandparents enjoy songs, rhymes, stories, and great activities. No sign up necessary.

10:30 am – 1:00 pm – Active Play, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

Playtime for toddlers and parents or caregivers. Toys and games provided. Come and go when you want!

11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Preschool Stories, at the Woodford County Library, 115 N Main St, Versailles

(Ages 4-5) Books, games, crafts, and music to enhance pre-literacy skills and to have fun. No sign up necessary.

11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Midway Preschool Story Hour, at the Woodford County Public Library Midway Branch, 400 Northside Dr, Midway

(Ages 5 and younger) Children (with a favorite adult) have fun with engaging books, songs, and activities. No sign up necessary.

 

11:00 am – 10:00 pm – Johnny Carino’s Pizza Tuesday!, at Carino’s Italian Frankfort, KY, 1303 US Highway 127 S

Join us for Carino’s Pizza Tuesdays! 8 inch pizzas are only $5 and draft beers are $2 all day long!

3:00 – 4:00 pm – Art Attack, at the Woodford County Public Library Midway Branch, 400 Northside Dr, Midway

(Grades K-4) Draw, trim, glue, paint, and create! Join us for a creative art project, a snack, and a story. At the Midway Branch Library.

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

4:00 – 6:00 pm – W.I.N.O.S (Women In Need Of Sanity) Ladies Night, at Prodigy Vineyards and Winery, 4686 Versailles Road

Ladies can get their favorite glass of wine at half the price. Includes Wine Frappé (Slush) when on tap.

Prodigy Winery Logo6:00 – 7:00 pm – Snowflake Earrings, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

Join us as we make these lovely earrings. All ages are welcome. Children under 12 must have an adult present.

Please call library to register. 502-484-3450

6:00 – 7:00 pm – Polymer Clay Heart Earrings, at the Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 E, Owenton

Explore the medium of polymer clay to make hearts that resemble the quintessential Valentine candy. We will form the hearts, bake the hearts and add jewelry fittings to them.

For adults and children 12 and up accompanied by an adult. Please call the library to register. 502-484-3450

 

 

 

 

$75/per person including meal.7:00 – 8:00 pm – Murder Mystery Dinner, at CastlePost, 230 Pisgah Pike, Versailles

Ever wonder if there has been a murder at The Castle? Join us to see if you can figure out who the killer is. The show will be accompanied by a delicious meal fit for a king!

7:00 pm – Trivia hosted by Jamey Wiglesworth, at Buddy’s Pizza, 212 W Broadway. Cash prizes for 1st and 2nd place! Happy Hour everyday 4:00-7:00 p.m. with $1 off all craft draft beer. Info: 352-2920.

9:00 pm – 12:00 am – Karaoke, at The Brick Alley, 325 St. Clair. Info: 875-2559


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Then check it out below!

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