The Jessamine County Trails Association is celebrating Earth Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Riney-B Park in Nicholasville. Events include a 5K cross-country race, an Easter egg hunt, pony rides, a petting zoo, an 18th-century encampment and interpretive trail hikes. There also will be food and live music.
Vineyard bash to benefit humane society
The first Waggin' Tails BBQ Bash will be 6 to 9 p.m. April 30 at Chrisman Mill Vineyards & Winery, Nicholasville. Proceeds will benefit The Jessamine County S.A.V.E. Center, a humane society for homeless animals.
The evening will include a dinner and dessert bar, wine tasting, puppy pageant, live music, silent auction and door prizes.
Tickets are $29 before the event and $34 at the door. Children 12 and under are $19 in advance and $24 at the door. Tickets can be purchased online via PayPal at jessaminecountysavecenter.com or by cash or check at the Jessamine County SAVE Center and Chrisman Mill Vineyards. For more information, call (859) 881-5007, Ext. 3.