Tuesday, September 15, 2009
Sunday, September 13, 2009
The picturesque village of Paint Lick is located in eastern Garrard County on KY52; the community straddles Paint Lick Creek, which separates Madison and Garrard County.
Wednesday, September 9, 2009
The Rural Heritage Festival Chautauqua Brunch is Saturday, September 19th, 10:30 AM, Lancaster Christian Church Fellowship Hall, 211 Stanford St., Lancaster.
The brunch is sponsored by the Festival and the Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with the Kentucky Humanities Council.
Jim Sayre of Lawrenceburg portrays Abraham Lincoln for Kentucky Chautauqua and he will perform following the 10:30 AM brunch.
Kentucky Chautauqua – living history dramas that have now brought to life more than 50 figures from Kentucky’s past – is an exclusive program of the Kentucky Humanities Council Inc. Chautauqua characters have told their stories to nearly 500,000 people in every Kentucky County. Support for Kentucky Chautauqua is provided by a National Endowment for the Humanities We the People grant, the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, Lexington Fayette-Urban County Government, Peoples Bank & Trust Company of Hazard, Brown-Forman Corporation, Union College and Toyota Motor Manufacturing North America Inc.
The Kentucky Humanities Council is a non-profit Kentucky corporation affiliated with the National Endowment for the Humanities. It is not a state agency, but is a proud partner of the state’s tourism, arts and heritage cabinet. For information, visit www.kyhumanities.org. or call (859) 257-5932.
Tickets for the brunch are $20.00 per person. A limited number of brunch tickets are available, and may be purchased by calling Judy Adams, (859) 238-3946, Debbie Amsler, (859) 227-3274 or Kim Middleton, (859) 792-3026. (Tickets will be sold until Thursday, September 17th, or until they are sold out.)
In conjunction with the Paint Lick Village Festival, on Saturday, October 10, the Paint Lick Sportsman’s Club (PLSC) will hold its annual FISH FRY from 4 – 5:30 p.m.
Purchase tickets NOW for just $5, that’s a savings of $1.50 per ticket sold at the door!
Support the Paint Lick community and enjoy all-you-can-eat fried perch, PLSC’s famous recipe slaw, a side, hushpuppies, dessert, and choice of drink.
Tickets are $5 and on sale NOW at the following locations:
- First Southern National Bank (11647 Richmond Road, Paint Lick, KY)
- Copperhead Environmental Consulting, Inc. (11641 Richmond Road, Paint Lick, KY)
- For additional ticket vendors, call (859) 619-0334
Thursday, September 3, 2009
American Competitive Trail Horse Association’s Competitive Trail Ride Challenge comes to Garrard County on Saturday, October 17th.
Take a two to three hour ride along seven miles of trails with ten judged obstacles.
Overnight camping is available.
Overnight camping is available.
Over $525 in cash plus other prize awarded. Several divisions.
This ride benefits Rescue Horses and partial proceeds go to benefit The Garrard County 4-H Horse Program.
Hosted by: Meadowview Farm & TLC Stables, 1008 Hebron Rd., Lancaster, KY
For more information, call Shari Bivelacque: 859-339-4599 or visit: http://www.actha.us/.
To Sign-up, go to: http://www.actha.us/.