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Morris Book Shop hosts pizza party for second anniversary

Voce Salon, at 124 Clay Avenue, was named third runner-up in Salon Today magazine's Salons of the Year interior-design competition. It is featured in the magazine.
Voce Salon, at 124 Clay Avenue, was named third runner-up in Salon Today magazine's Salons of the Year interior-design competition. It is featured in the magazine.

Morris Book Shop at 408 Southland Drive will celebrate its second anniversary with a sale and celebration all day Saturday.

Everything in the store will be 20 percent off. Musician Robert Schneider of The Apples in Stereo will perform at 1 p.m., and Coralee & the Townies Trio will be there at 4 p.m.

Also at 4 p.m., slices from Hardwood Pizza Company will be served. For more info, call (859) 276-0494 or go to www.morrisbookshop.com.

675 miles of bargains

The 127 Corridor Sale, which bills itself as The world's longest yard sale, is Aug. 5 through Aug. 8.

The sale stretches 675 miles along U.S. 127 from Hudson, Mich., to Gadsden, Ala. That includes several counties in Kentucky.

Go to www.127sale.com for maps and other information.

Cursed with curls? Help is coming

Melanie Higgins of Seasons Salon and Spa will host You've Got Curls, a free workshop dedicated to men and women who have "kinky, curly, wavy or frizzy hair."

The event will be 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 8 at the salon at 3025 Blake James Drive. Topics will include finding the right stylist, and products and styling techniques.

To reserve a spot, call (859) 367-0102.

A children's store is born

Baby Bundles children's boutique will open Saturday at The Mall at Lexington Green, next to Leather Inc.

To celebrate, the store will host a bash from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., with children's activities from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., including a chance to meet a mermaid princess, starting at noon.

More than $4,000 in door prizes will be given away, and shoppers will receive 20 percent off all purchases.

Baby Bundles offers clothing in sizes birth through 6X, shoes, gifts, room décor, custom bedding, baby gear, in-house monogramming, personal shopping and a baby registry.

Brands include Kissy Kissy, Bailey Boys, Little Giraffe, Miss-t-vus, Eland, Zutano, Petunia Pickle Bottom, LeTop, Pediped and Doodlefish.

Style points for Voce Salon

Mickey Binion's Voce salon, at 124 Clay Avenue, was named a winner in Salon Today magazine's Salons of the Year interior design competition.

Among approximately 100 entries, Voce was named third runner-up and was featured in the magazine's June 2010 issue and at www.salontoday.com.

So much to see and buy

The Kentucky Flea Market is Friday through Sunday at the Kentucky Exposition Center, 937 Phillips Lane in Louisville.

Admission is free to the event, which features more than 700 booths with antiques, collectibles, sports memorabilia and more.

Hours are noon to 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

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