Republican candidate for Kentucky Secretary of State Ryan Quarles and Candidate for Kentucky Attorney General Whitney Westerfield are scheduled to speak at 7 p.m. at the community room at 1208 Highland Ave. Everyone is welcome to hear the future plans these candidates have for the respective statewide offices.
The Carroll County Public Library will be presenting the Mary Ann Gentry Memorial Art Show during the months of April and May. For more information call the library, (502) 732-7020.
Thursday, April 9: Walk-away the pounds, 9 a.m.; Music Makers, 11 a.m.; Court Street Cinema, “ Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb”, 2 p.m.; GED help, 4 p.m.; Homework help, 5 p.m.; ESL class, 6 p.m.; Spring Cleaning with Essential Oils, 6 p.m.
RiverRunArtGallery, 449 Main St., in Carrollton is offering a lunch and learn every Friday at noon in April. Participants are invited to bring a lunch if they choose and watch as Sharon Graves, local artist and gallery owner teaches them about painting. Classes are free. There will be no lunch and learn on Friday, April 24.
Carroll County Area Technology Center will host a healthcare expo from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 18. See what local healthcare services are available in the area. The CCATC is located at 1704 Highland Ave., Carrollton.
Healthcare students will be available to provide blood pressure screenings, and different businesses will be on hand to provide information and to answer questions. If you are a business and would like to attend, contact Candy Gibson or Kristie Beatty at (502) 732-4479 or email Candice.Gibson@carroll.kyschools.us or Kristie.Beatty@carroll.kyschools.us.
News-Democrat readers who traveled to Nashville for the SEC Tournament or to Louisville for the NCAA Tournament to see the University of Kentucky men’s basketball team play sent in their photos from the stands.