Carroll County Community Calendar | July 5, 2018

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Wednesday, July 4

Fourth of July

Carrollton’s July 4th Family Celebration at Point Park, sponsored by the City of Carrollton and Carroll County Fiscal Court. Music begins at 2 p.m. Arts and crafts vendors, flea market, food vendors and inflatables. Fireworks at 10 p.m. Rain date July 7.

Friday, July 6

Food drive for Carroll County pets from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Kroger, 2549 Hwy. 227. Help stuff the Carrollton Fire Department fire truck with dog and cat food for Carroll County’s local animal care agencies. Dog food will be donated to the Carroll County Animal Shelter and cat food will be donated to a county resident that takes care of stray and abandoned cats.

First Friday, Carroll County Courthouse lawn, enjoy entertainment, music, inflatables and various activities. Free event. Call Sam Burgess (502) 732-5713 for more information.

July 6-8

Madison Regatta at Bicentennial Park in Madison, Ind. Event includes H-1 Unlimited and Grand Prix World racing, music, food trucks and a parade. Visit www.madisonregatta.com for more information.

Wednesday, July 11

Ag Advisory Board and FFA alumni meeting at 6 p.m. at Carroll County High School. This is a great opportunity to come learn about the program, as well as provide feedback. Everyone is welcome.

Racefest from 6-10 p.m. in downtown Carrollton, The event features a race car simulator, show cars, pie-eating contest, food vendors and fun for the whole family. Live music by Tyler Booth, Jordan Bales, Dennis Wheeler and Tim Pearson. Call Chamber of Commerce, (502) 732-7034.

Thursday, July 12

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series “Buckle Up In Your Truck 225” at the Kentucky Speedway.

Friday, July 13

NASCAR Xfinity Series ALSCO 300 at the Kentucky Speedway.

Saturday, July 14

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Quaker State 400 presented by Walmart at the Kentucky Speedway.

Regular events

Thursday, July 5

Carroll County Chamber of Commerce meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.

Gamblers Anonymous host an open meeting for family members every Thursday at 7 p.m. at Port Royal United Methodist Church, 8230 Port Royal Road.

Friday, July 6

Caby M. Froman Club meets. Time and location varies. Call 502-347-5460.

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. every Friday at the Warsaw First Christian Church, 207 W. High St., Warsaw.

Monday, July 9

Carrollton Code Enforcement/Nuisance Board meets at 3 p.m. at City Hall, 750 Clay St.

Carrollton City Council meets at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 750 Clay St.

Carrollton Downtown Revitalization meets at noon at Down On Main.

Carrollton Cover Girls meets at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Extension Office.

Friends Helping Friends weight loss support group meets every Monday at Carroll County Senior Center, 110 Sixth St. in Carrollton, weigh-ins are 4-5:30 p.m., meeting at 5:45 p.m. First meeting free. Call Debbie Roby 502-662-0426 or Donna Dameron (859) 643-0375.

Narcotics Anonymous meets at 6:30 p.m. every Monday at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth Street.

AA Big Book study groups meets every Monday at 8 p.m. at Carrollton Christian Church, 310 Fifth St.

Tuesday, July 10

Carroll County Fiscal Court meets at 9 a.m. in the second-floor meeting room at the courthouse.

Carroll County Chamber of Commerce meets at noon at General Butler State Resort Park.

Carroll County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary meets at 1 p.m. at the hospital conference room.

Worthville City Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. at Worthville City Hall.

Ghent City Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. at Ghent City Hall.

Carroll County Fair Board meets at the fairgrounds.

Friends of Butler meets at 5 p.m. at General Butler State Resort Park.

Wednesday, July 11

Family Community Pharmacy Program will screen potential clients from 9-11 a.m. at the Northern Ky. Community Action Center, Highland Avenue. Call 502-732-5253.

Ghent Fire Protection District board meets at 7:30 p.m. at the firehouse on Ladder Lane.

Thursday, July 12

Carrollton Lions Club meets at 7 p.m. at the First National Bank basement.

Carroll County Water District No. 1 meets at 3 p.m. at the office, 205 Main Cross St., Ghent.

Carroll County Tobacco Festival Committee meets, 6:30 p.m., at Welch’s Riverside Restaurant.

Sons of the American Legion Post No. 41 meets on the second Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at 123 Fifth Street in Carrollton. All men wanting information should come to the American Legion for help getting signed up.