Community Calendar

  • Carroll County Community Calendar | June 21, 2018

    New events

    Saturday, June 23

    Rafter 7 Ranch & Arena, 274 Hwy 389, in Carrollton will hold a benefit ride for KSP Trooper Mickey Gonterman. Gates will open Friday, June 22, at noon, $10 per person. Ride will start at 11 a.m. Dinner will be provided after the ride. All proceeds will be donated to the Gonterman family. Donated items will be auctioned off after the ride. For additional information contact: Michael Walls (502) 525-3132; Pat Maiden (502) 773-5594; or Dru Maiden (502) 480-6349.

  • Senior Calendar | June 21, 2018

    The Carroll County Senior Center is located at 110 Sixth St., Carrollton, Frances Steurer, Center Manager, 502-732-7026; e-mail: carrollcty@twcbc.com. Lunch is served daily at 11:30 a.m., breakfast is served 8 a.m. Monday and Wednesday only, reservations are required by 11:30 the day before. Cards, Wii, cornhole, games, puzzles, color therapy, massages, TV viewing, walking and exercise equipment available daily. In addition:

    Thursday, June 21: Yoga-CCPL, 9:30 a.m.; Bingo, 10:30 a.m.; Chair volleyball, 1 p.m.; Shopping/Walmart, Kroger and pay bills, 1:30 p.m.

  • Carroll County Community Calendar | June 14, 2018

    Friday, June 15

    F.U.E.L. meeting at noon at Collide.

    Relay For Life from 6 p.m.-midnight at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. All proceeds benefit cancer awareness and survivors.

    Saturday, June 16

    River Sweep, registration at 8:30 a.m. at Point Park. Beautify the Kentucky and the Ohio riverbanks. Poster contest and prizes awarded. Call Sam Burgess (502) 732-5713 for more information.

  • Community Calendar | June 7, 2018

    New events

    Thursday, June 7

    Sanders City Commission will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. at the Sanders Fire Department, 38 Main St.

    Saturday, June 9

    The Carrollton High School Class of 1959 is holding their annual reunion at General Butler State Park Lodge at 4:30 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m.  All classmates are encouraged to attend.  Reservations are not necessary.  Friends of the class welcome. Please bring any mementos that you wish to share.

    June 9-10

  • Community Calendar | May 31, 2018

    New events

    Thursday, May 31

    Carrollton Utilities Commission monthly meeting at noon at Carrollton Utilities.

    June 1-9

    Carroll County Fair at the fairgrounds. Event includes carnival rides, demo derbies, truck pulls, pageants, livestock exhibits and more. Call Kevin Craig, (502) 682-7241 for more information, visit www.carrollcountyfair.com or pick up a Fair Guide at The News-Democrat or Carroll County Extension Office.

    Friday, June 1

  • At the library | May 24, 2018

    The Carroll County Public Library is located at 136 Court Street in Carrollton.

    It’s time to sign up for the Summer Reading Program!

    The library is open Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. until 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.; and closed on Sundays. For more information call (502) 732-7020 or fax (502) 732-7122.


    Wednesday, May 30: Book Group (rescheduled because of Memorial Day), a discussion of: “Behold the Dreamers” by Imbolo Mbue, noon. Copies available at desk.

  • Community Calendar | May 17, 2018

    New events

    Saturday, May 19

    The English Cemetery Board will meet at 6 p.m. at English Cemetery.

  • Community Calendar | May 10, 2018

    New events

    Saturday, May 12

    Rotary Pancake Breakfast, 7-10 a.m. at Carroll County High School. Proceeds from this event benefit Rotary’s high school scholarships.

    Spring Bash Demolition Derby at 7:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Fairgrounds, Stock 80 and newer class, compact class, modified compact class, and compact figure 8 class. Call Kevin Craig, (502)682-7241 for more information.

    KBF Bass Tournament at Craig’s Creek, Warsaw, Ky.

    Wednesday, May 16

  • Community Calendar | May 3, 2018

    New events

    Friday, May 4

    General Butler State Resort Park hosts Park After Dark at the convention center from 6:30 p.m.-midnight. The event features music by Kirbys Dreamland. Food available from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Live music from 8 p.m.-midnight. Cover charge is $5 at the door. For more information, contact Melanie Stewart, (502) 525-0294.

    May 4-5

  • Community Calendar | April 26, 2018

    New events

    April 27-29

    Camper Appreciation Weekend at General Butler State Resort Park. Call (502) 732-4384 for more information.

    Saturday, April 28

    Carrollton Fire Department golf scramble at 2 p.m. at Fairway Golf Course. Proceeds benefit the CFD Christmas With A Fireman program and/or WHAS Crusade For Children. Cost is $60 for non-member golfers and $50 for member golfers. For more information, contact Brandon Terrell, (859) 992-6588.