Bardstown Senior Center The Bardstown Senior Center, 122 Plaza Drive, serves lunch at noon to seniors 60 years and older. Games, crafts, exercise classes and a nutritious lunch are offered. Donations are accepted ,but not required. The center is open Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (closed on holidays). For more information, call Cindy Sabens at 348-1888.
Anatok The next public Anatok meeting will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 1, at the Old Courthouse.
Between balancing work, family and a personal life, women may not always take time to care for their own health, but that neglect can be detrimental when it comes to preventing cardiovascular issues.
“I’ve been at Flaget for 30 years, and have seen many patients in different aspects with heart attack and stroke,” said Rhonda Wathen, a registered nurse who has worked in the emergency room, conducted stress tests to diagnose heart issues, and also worked in intensive care and rehabilitation settings.
Republican women The Nelson County Organization of Republican Women will meet at 5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, at the Nelson County Public Library. On the agenda will be the upcoming Lincoln Day dinner. Please note the new meeting time.
Kids from elementary to high school spent about three hours at the Nelson County Public Library Saturday afternoon competing in the fifth annual Bardstown Optimist Club Groundhog Day Chess Tournament.
The event saw three rounds, lasting about an hour each. Participants were paired using a computer-based selection system and competed against others in their grade division. Seven schools were represented Saturday.
A trivia night Friday at the American Legion Post 121 raised nearly $3,000 to support funding for a film about Fire Base Tomahawk and the Charlie Battery unit attacked in Vietnam. Several local men, including Mike Simpson, were involved in the unit.
Simpson's grandson, Gilly Simpson III, a Louisville high school senior, has been working to raise money to fund a short film. The short could later be used to promote funding for a full-length feature.