Makeup day for waste collection
Lexington residents whose normal waste-collection day is Thursday or Friday will receive service on Wednesday. Service will not change for residents whose collection day is Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday.
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Gobble, gobble, gobble
It’s Thanksgiving. That means turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and pie. But you don’t have to overdo it. Or do you?
Thoroughbred Classic 5K
Get a good run in before you stuff yourself 9 a.m. at Keeneland Race Course, 4201 Versailles Rd. $30. (Thoroughbredclassic5k.org)
Did you fry your bird this year?
If so, you can bring the oil from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to Redwood Cooperative School, 3534 Tates Creek Rd., where UK’s Center for Applied Energy Research will recycle it for a project to develop diesel and jet fuel. (lexingtonky.gov)
Cats vs. Cards on the gridiron
The all-time series is tied at 14, plus Louisville has won the past five meetings against the Cats. (Noon, ESPN)
Lexington Children’s Theatre: ‘The Snow Queen’
Based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen about a magical journey, this LCT production will be performed at the Lexington Opera House, 401 West Short Street through Dec. 4. Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for children. (Lctonstage.org)
Let there be Christmas lights
Begin the holiday season as Santa flips the switch and lights the city’s tree at 6:30 p.m. at Triangle Park. From 2 to 7 p.m. there will be live music, an artists’ market and more. (Downtownlex.com)
Lexington Chamber Chorale: ‘Christmas in the Great Hall’
Ceremonial music of Medieval England will be performed as well as familiar carols, some with audience participation. The program begins at 5 p.m. at Second Presbyterian Church, 460 East Main Street. ($10 to $20; Lexingtonchamberchorale.org)