Jessamine County

Jessamine County notes: Mar. 25

March 24, 2014 

Jesus: Good Shepherd Lamb of God, an exhibit designed to spur reflection during the season of Lent, is on display at the Asbury University Kinlaw Library through April 20. The exhibit is a traveling collection of pieces in a variety of media — drawings, painting, prints, sculptures and photographs — from the 17th century to the present. The interpretations of the theme cover a range of artistic expressions and span the globe, with works from the Philippines, Japan, Bulgaria, England, Germany, Slovakia, Italy, the Netherlands, Israel, Argentina, Greece and the United States. An open reception in honor of the exhibit will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday. Refreshments will be served.

Library has food art program Wednesday

Join chef Mac McBride from the Sullivan University Culinary Arts program for a delectable lesson in food art at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Jessamine County Public Library. Participants will have the opportunity to experiment with techniques and gather ideas for their own creations. The class is in anticipation of the Bluegrass Edible Book Festival to be held April 5 at libraries across the Bluegrass. Register for the free class at

Young at Heart Big Band to perform Friday

The Young at Heart Big Band will perform at the Wilmore Senior Community Center at Wesley Village at 1:15 p.m. Friday. The 18-member ensemble will feature songs and sounds from the 1930s and 1940s. For more information, call Alan at (859) 858-3865, Ext. 238, or go to

Car show to benefit Camp Nelson Honor Guard

A car show to support the Camp Nelson Honor Guard will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 5 at Tractor Supply, 1015 North Main Street, Nicholasville. Cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors are welcome. Admission is free. There will be a raffle and a silent auction. Judging closes at 2 p.m. Registration is $15. For more information, call Josie or Danny Jones at (859) 299-1685.

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