The Jessamine County Health Department will host free mammogram screenings from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at 210 East Walnut Street in Nicholasville. The screenings are for ages 40 and older who are uninsured or have Medicaid, and have not had a mammogram within the last year. To make an appointment, call the Health Department at 859-887-4149, Ext. 1025. Appointments are 30 minutes long, non-invasive and confidential. Funding is provided by the Kentucky Women’s Cancer Screening Program Pink County Initiative. More information at Jessaminehealth.org.
School greenhouse sale
The annual spring greenhouse sale at the Jessamine Career and Technology Center greenhouse is open from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. weekdays through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Bedding plants available include petunias, begonias, coleus, impatiens, celosia and marigolds. Tomatoes, peppers and other vegetables are also available. Hanging baskets include begonias, geraniums and wave petunias. The greenhouse is located at 881 Wilmore Road.
Free Comic Book Day at library
The Jessamine County Public Library is celebrating Free Comic Book Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday by giving away comic books for children, teens and adults. Limit is five per person, while supplies last. Free special edition comics are provided by The Comic Interlude.
Traditionally, the first Saturday in May is Free Comic Book Day, when participating comic book shops give away comic books. No registration is necessary. More at Jesspublib.com.