Community Events

  • Photo: Cub Scout visit
  • Bernheim to repeat naturalist programs

    Due to public demand, two of February’s naturalist programs will be offered again on March 5.

    •Naturalist in Training Orientation

    2-3 p.m.

    Saturday, March 5

    Education Center

    FREE (Non-members regular $5 weekend environmental impact fee applies).

    Registration and payment are required by 4:30 p.m. the day prior to the program; call (502) 955-8512.

  • Photo: United Way donation
  • Strings Pink to perform at Music Club meeting Feb. 28

    The Stephen Foster Music Club will meet Feb. 28 at the Bardstown United Methodist Church, with a business session at 7 p.m.  At 8 p.m., the public is cordially invited to attend a performance by the Strings Pink of Bardstown.  They are: Haley Shrewsbury, violin; Bailee Correo, violin; Maggie Finn, viola; Sally Ann Finn, cello.  A reception will follow the performance, hosted by Patricia Boone, Angie Chandler, Joyce Janes, and Pat Manigold.

    Stephen Foster Music Club is affiliated with the National and Kentucky Federated Music Organizations.

  • Photo: American Legion donation
  • Bernheim offers several upcoming programs for nature lovers

    Registration and payment are required for most programs; call (502) 955-8512 by 4:30 p.m. the day prior to the program. Admission to Bernheim is always free for members and free for all every weekday.  Weekends and holidays have a $5 environmental impact fee per vehicle for non-members.  More information:  www.bernheim.org.

    •O.W.L.S. (Older, Wiser and Livelier Seniors): Wildflowers: Very Early Bloomers

    10:30 a.m. – noon (every first Wednesday of the month)

    Wednesday, March 2

    Visitor Center

  • Auditions set for 2011 Stephen Foster season

    Auditions for the 2011 summer season of “The Stephen Foster Story” begin at 10 a.m. Feb. 26 at Bardstown High School.

    Those interested in auditioning should prepare one Broadway song or classical vocal selection and a short monologue. You may be asked to take a movement audition. Please wear or bring a change of comfortable clothes for movement/dance audition.

    Accompanist will be provided.

    Men and women 16 and older are needed to play various roles and chorus in “The Stephen Foster Story” and “The Wizard of Oz.”

  • Photo: Cheer days remembered

    Dozens of former Bardstown High School cheerleaders turned out Friday night in support of their coach, Libby Burr. The school hung banners in an emotional ceremony recognizing Burr, Garnis Martin and Tom Williams, each of whom garnered national coach of the year awards in their respective sports. ABOVE: Past Bardstown High School pep squad members soak up memories while looking at pictures and trophies on the wall of the BHS cheerleading office Friday.

  • Photo: Honored ladies

    Abraham Lincoln Post 167 Ladies Auxiliary celebrated its past presidents with a salad extravaganza. Plaques were presented to those present including, seated, Hettie Fisher, Elizabeth Kimberland, Georgia Girton; standing, Marie Shouse, Myra Mayes, Hilda Moreno, Frances Downs, Linda Douglas, and Alice Moran. Not present was Ann Williams. Three in memory of plaques were given for deceased members, Mary Frances Douglas, Margaret Hayes and Marilyn Goldring.

  • Photos: For the love of chocolate