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5th Annual Spring Scramble 5K



5th Annual

Spring Scramble 5K 


Saturday, April 18th @ 8:30am

Freeman Lake

The Elizabethtown Junior Women’s Club and the E-town Fire Department are teaming up for their 5th year to help raise money for Addie’s Army. 

Join them in a 5K walk/run! Age divisions are 14-Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60 and Up. Lots of opportunities for metals!

Deadline to register is April 10th.
Hop on over to EJWC’s website to download the application!

or to register online visit:


Location: Freeman Lake, Ernie Williams Pavilion, Elizabethtown, KY

Info: For more information, contact Shelley Brackett at 270-272-7826

Road Crew: Free Mini Camp During Spring Break

A free mini-camp experience for the


Sunday, April 12, 2015

2-5pm (Drop-In Style)

Looking for Spring Break Fun in Elizabethtown?

A free mini-camp experience for the whole community on Sunday, April 12th from 2-5pm in the Chick-fil-A parking lot in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.
This is a drop-in style event so if you can make it at any time during the event, that will be great. Your child will be able to get a glimpse of some awesome summer fun they would be able to have this summer at Winshape Camp that is taking place this summer.
Parents stay with their child at this event as it is not a drop-off event.
At the ROAD CREW MINI CAMP your child will be able to enjoy:
Crafts & More!
It will be a time to experience WinShape Camp and have a chance to save money!
Register for Winshape Camp by clicking here:

Location:  Chick-fil-A, 1840 N. Dixie Hwy, Elizabethtown

Info: If you would like more information about Winshape Camp in general or about this particular Road Crew event, please contact Ashley Purcell at   at Severns Valley Baptist Church via her email address  or She would be more than happy to answer any questions that you have. Also be sure to check out the special Facebook page about Winshape Camp in Hardin County


Methodist Mountain Mission Truck

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Drop Off Items between Now and Tuesday, April 14th End of Business

(Items are being picked up for

Delivery on Wednesday,

April 15th, 2015

URGENT NEEDS: Clothing, including underwear, socks, and shoes; dishes, pots and pans, small appliances; usable furniture, and other household items.

Please bring donated items to the designated storage area at Memorial United Methodist Church. Phone the church office for drop-off location.

Let them know sent you!

Location: Memorial United Methodist Church, 631 N Miles Street, Elizabethtown, KY (Beside Funtopia)

Info: For more details, call Memorial UMC at (270) 769-3331

Harry Potter Book Club



Do you love Harry Potter and other Fantasy Literature? Join us for discussion and listening! No assigned book or reading! We meet on Thursdays from 4pm – 5pm at the Hardin County Public Library.

Grades 3rd – 8th

Location: Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, Elizabethtown, KY

Info: 270-769-6337

EarthFest 2015



Presented BY:
ECTC and Hardin Co Earthcare Collaborative

 April 16, ECTC 

  • 12PM—4PM Booths and Exhibits
  • 12PM—4:30PM  film “Bag-It—Is your Life too Plastic?”
  • 6:30PM—Panel Discussion—“KY Green Initiatives”
 April 17, Helmwood and Morningside Elementary Schools
  • One More Generation”—Youth Advocates for the Environment
 April 18, First Presbyterian Church, Pear Orchard Rd. Elizabethtown
  • 11AM-5PM  Live Music and Juried Art Exhibit “ Art & Earth: My Art-My World”
  • 11AM—5PM Booths and Exhibits

          Children’s Presentations

  • 11AM—5PM Continuous presentation on the half-hour:
    • “One More Generation” Youth Environmental Advocates
    • Dr Paul Gerard and his KY Critters
    • Nature Story Time with the Hardin County Public Library
    • Helmwood Recycled Instrument Orchestra
  • Wildflower Hikes with GREENSPACE—1:30PM and 3:30PM
  • Children “Hands-on and Take-Home “Activities 11AM-5PM 

Donating Sponsors: Swope Family of Dealerships, The Metro Auto Spa and Lube Center, First Presbyterian Church of Elizabethtown and Thrivent Insurance

Info: For more info, contact Jacqueline Gerard at (270)766-9805 or email at

Woodford Reserve Derby Dinner



Come out to Saber & Quill and enjoy the Woodford Reserve Derby Dinner featuring Master Distiller, Chris Morris on April 2, 2015 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.  Cocktail hour starting at 6 p.m. followed with a private dinner and bourbon tasting with Woodford Reserve Master Distiller, Chris Morris.  Five-course, delectable, white-glove dining experience starts at 7 p.m.  Dress code is Derby or business attire.  Limited to the first 50 guests. 

Cost is $59.95 per guest and must be 21+ to attend. 

Prepaid advance reservation are required by March 31,2015

Location: Saber & Quill, 1118 Chaffee Ave, Fort Knox, KY 40121

Info: For more information call (502) 942-0959.

2nd Annual Hands are for Helping Poker Run

poker run 2015


Location: American Legion Post #113 1251 Ring Road Elizabethtown KY

Fort Knox Command Group Payday Golf Scramble



Join the Fort Knox Command Group for a payday Scramble on April 3, 2015 at 1 p.m.  This event is to promote golf at Lindsey Golf Course.

Active Duty $25
Annual Golf Course Current Members $30
Non-Members $40
Deadline for entry is April 1 at 5 p.m. 
(Day of the Event registration add an addition $5. )

Entry fee includes green and cart fees, range balls, food and prizes.  Open to everyone! Sign up as a team or individual.

Location: Lindsey Golf Course, 4024 Bullion Blvd, Fort Knox, KY

Info: For more information visit or call Lindsey Golf Course at (502) 624-2717.

Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser – John Hardin Bowling

Bowling FlapJack Fundraiser


Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser
John Hardin High School Bowling Team
Saturday April 25th
8:00 am – 10 am
This Fundraiser is to help the John Hardin High School Bowling team with their effort to raise funds.
Location: Applebee’s, 2059 Walmart Way, Radcliff KY
Info: For more info, contact Tina Rudder at 270-307-1119
or email

Stories & Tails at the Library


Stories & Tails

The second Saturday of each month!

Saturday, April 11, 2015


American Red Cross trained therapy dogs are coming to the library and will be there for children to read aloud to the dogs. This can improve the reading and communication skills for children in a fun and rewarding way!


No registration required.

Location: Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, Elizabethtown

Info: 270-769-6337

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