Jessamine County: Chamber hosts business networking event Thursday

March 6, 2013 

Bradley Harp and his son, Bryce, of Garrard County looked at some of the original works on display Feb. 22-24 at the Creative Art League show at the Old Jail in Nicholasville.

The Jessamine County Chamber of Commerce will hold its first quarterly business networking event, BizConnect, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday. The event will be held at Quality Construction Co.'s Showroom, 109 Means Drive, Nicholasville, behind Kohl's. For more information, call (859) 492-5847. Genealogy at senior center

Discover your roots and connect with living relatives at the Wilmore Senior Community Center at Wesley Village's Focus on Genealogy at 1:15 p.m. March 11, 18 and 25. Beginner and experienced researchers are welcome. For more information, call Darlene Russell at (859) 858-4643.

First exhibit for art league

The Creative Art League held its inaugural exhibit of all original artwork at the Old Jail on Main Street in downtown Nicholasville Feb. 22-24. The recently formed Creative Art League was formed to raise interest and knowledge of art at all levels in Jessamine County through workshops and exhibits.

For more information, contact Constance Grayson at (859) 885-5536 or

Wine & Vine recognition

The Kentucky Travel Industry Association has selected The Kentucky Wine & Vine Fest as a "2013 Top 10" event. The annual festival is now its 10th year. Criteria for selection as Top 10 event includes the popularity of the event, its impact on the local tourism economy as well as its cultural and historical significance.

The 2013 Kentucky Wine & Vine Fest will be held rain or shine May 18 in downtown Nicholasville. For more information visit

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