Lots of hunters receive a new rifle over the holidays or take advantage of the subsequent sales to add to their collection.
The impulse is to immediately dash off to the shooting range. Fighting back that urge and instead taking time to familiarize yourself with your new rifle is a good first step toward safe and responsible ownership.
Winter Reading Challenge for kids, take a challenge to complete six of the nine reading challenges for your age and win a free book of your choice, through the month of January for ages 0-4 and 5 and up. For all ages: there is a new list for 2017, if this is your first year, you can jump in by reading a new book each month from one of the categories and be entered to win fun prizes monthly and at the year-end. For more information call (502) 732-7020.
Saturday, Jan. 14: A Frozen Party, games, crafts and snacks, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: email@example.com. Breakfast is served 8:30 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, call to make a reservation, lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. each day, please call to make reservation to eat lunch the following day.
Kentucky’s Secretary of the Labor Cabinet Derrick K. Ramsey will be the featured speaker at Tuesday’s Carroll County Community Development Corporation’s annual economic development luncheon at noon at the General Butler State Resort Park Conference Center.
Wednesday, Jan. 18 - Make and Take creating flavors of popcorn at 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 25 - Panther Tot event in the community room, in collaboration with the Carroll County Head Start’s Kindergarten Readiness events. The theme is “If You Give A Mouse A Cookie” and will begin at 5:30 p.m. Snacks will be served.