Stonebridge concert series kick-off
The '60s and '70s horn sounds of Big City Groove kicked off the 2009 season of the Stonebridge Summer Concert Series in Wilmore on June 6. The open air concerts will be held on the Downtown Green in Wilmore on Saturday night through August. For a complete listing, see www.wilmore.org.
Horse farm worker's scholarships
The Horse Farm Workers' Educational Assistance Fund is accepting applications for partial college tuition scholarships or technical programs from recent high school graduates. Applicants must be children of a parent or parents who work full-time on a Central Kentucky Thoroughbred farm and have done so for three years. Applications are due July 1 and are available by calling (859) 269-1719 or by e-mailing Mstuart727@msn.com.
Summer free lunch program
Free summer meals for all children 18 and younger are available at six locations throughout Jessamine County. There is no fee and no registration required for the U.S. Department of Agriculture program. The meals are available Monday through Friday through July 31 at the following locations: Rock Fence Park Shelter: noon to 1 p.m.; Lake Mingo Park Shelter: noon to 1 p.m.; Nicholasville Elementary cafeteria: noon to 1 p.m.; Brookside Elementary cafeteria: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Early Learning Village Shelter: 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.; and Wilmore Elementary cafeteria: noon to 1 p.m.
School days at Camp Nelson
Cold Mountain Revue performed for a group of Jessamine County fifth-graders during Education Days at Camp Nelson Civil War Heritage Park on May 29. The educational event brings hundreds of Bluegrass-area elementary students to the park for a field day of history and fun.