The checkered flag drops on Saturday for the Wilmore Coaster Car Derby. Registration and check-in begin at 11 a.m,. with races starting at 1:30 p.m. on East Main Street.
Racers, ages 7 to 17, will compete in two divisions: home-built and kit cars. Participants will receive an event T-shirt, and trophies will be awarded in both divisions for first, second and third place. The event is free.
The registration form and participation waiver form can be downloaded from Wilmore.org or picked up at Wilmore City Hall.
Jessamine County Health Check-Up Day
Take control of your health during the Jessamine County Health Check-Up Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Jessamine Career and Technology Center, 881 Wilmore Road, Nicholasville.
Free screenings include cholesterol, body fat, EKG/pulse, blood pressure, glucose, chiropractic, derma scan, balance, height/weight, vision and spinal. Colon cancer screenings are available for qualified individuals.
For more information, contact the Health Department at 859-885-4149, Ext. 2015.
Art League presents Gallery Walk
The Jessamine County Creative Art League will present a gallery walk from 5 to 8 p.m., Fridayin downtown Nicholasville.
Exhibits include paper sculpture by Ty Hutchens at the Art Depository; camera-less photography by Chuck Fowler at the Art Depository; stained glass by Margo Marquette at the Old Jail; paintings by J. Barry Motes at the Polvino Family Art Center; photography by Luis David Guentes at Gullete & Grayson; and photography by Jari Jujica at the Law Library.