The North Central Kentucky Chapter of Project Linus will hold its Make-A-Blanket Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the First United Methodist Church, 1280 Lexington Road, Georgetown.
The event will include a sandwich quilt assembly to turn finished quilt tops into completed quilts. Participants who don't sew can help by working on fleece blankets that will be ready to assemble.
To find out more about Make-A-Blanket Day or the North Central Kentucky Chapter of Project Linus, contact chapter coordinator Janet Walter at (502) 863-9726 or email@example.com. Donations of new, handmade blankets or materials also can be left at Georgetown's First United Methodist Church, the Scott County Public Library, the Kentucky Doll and Toy Museum in Carlisle or the Harrison County Sheriff's Office.
Grandparents rights forum set for Thursday
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Judge Tamra Gormley of Scott County Family Court will discuss Kentucky laws and legal procedures at a Grandparents Rights Forum at the Scott County Senior Citizens Center at 10 a.m. Thursday. She will address issues that many grandparents who are caring for their grandchildren face and will speak about what role grandparents can have in their grandchildren's lives. No registration is needed and the event is free. For more information, contact the Family Court office at (502) 867-4808.
October events planned at the library
Scott County Public Library, 104 South Bradford Lane, Georgetown, presents the following events. For more information, call (502) 863-3566.
Ghost Legends of Georgetown. Storyteller Bill Watson shares local thrills, chills and ghostly tales at 7 p.m. Monday.
Boo Wow Walk. A Halloween costume contest for canines. Prizes will be awarded to winners at 2 p.m. Oct. 25.
Gwyn Hyman Rubio, author the best-selling novel Icy Sparks, will sign her latest book, Love and Ordinary Creatures, at 2 p.m. Oct. 26.