The Kentucky Sheriffs’ Boys & Girls Ranch opened to campers for its 41st season June 12, and runs through June and July, serving boys and girls on alternate weeks.
The ranch is a non-profit organization, serving Kentucky’s youth through a camping program designed to build self-esteem, while teaching them respect for themselves, others and law enforcement professionals. Camp is free to campers, thanks to the dedication and support of the sheriffs, members and contributors.
Carroll County Extension hosted “Eatin’ and Movin’ at the Carroll County Public Library July 14. The children learned about nutrition and danced to burn off some calories. The program was a part of the library’s Summer Reading Program.
The Signature Nation Signature of Carrollton is proud to announce the launch of Reflect N’ Us, a virtual gallery of art created by the residents. Reflect N’ Us is a great opportunity for elders to be able to share their beautiful pieces of artwork with the world, according to the news release. Some of the categories include drawings, paintings, jewelry and photography. Many different forms of media have been used by the residents, such as oil and water color paintings, charcoal, ink, chalk, pencil and clay.
The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, (502) 732-7026; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
Thursday, July 21: Cards and games, 8:30 a.m.; walk with ease, 9:30 a.m.; Bon Worth, Fashion Show, shopping, lunch, 10:30 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.; chair volleyball, cards and games, 12:30 p.m.
The Caby Froman Club’s last meeting for this program year was held at the Butler Lodge on May 6, 2016, with Patti Burgess as hostess for the meeting. Derby and Mothers’ Day were both celebrated in the theme of the lunch and decorations.
President Sandra Thomas presided at the meeting, with seven members in attendance.
Signature Hometown is proud to announce that the 60 homes under which they operate have recently launched Restore Me, a new twist on restorative nursing. As part of that launch, they have kicked off a new program called Race Route 66. In this unique competition, elders are going to walk the equivalent of Route 66, which is 2,451 miles. This will occur over the course of the next few months and will end in November or December with a winner, according to the news release.