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Digging in: Aug. 16

Calendar through Sept. 14.

Junior Naturalist "Butterflies and Dragonflies." 10 a.m. Aug. 16. McConnell Springs, 416 Rebmann Ln., Lexington. Free.

Midway Community Garden Work Day. 10 a.m. Aug. 16, 23, 30, Sept. 6, 13. Midway Presbyterian Church, 107 N. Turner St., Midway. (859) 846-4751. www.midwaypresbyterian.org.

Hearth Cooking Demonstrations. 10 a.m. Aug. 16. White Hall State Historic Site, 500 White Hall Shrine Rd., Richmond. Included in admission.

Salato Wildlife Education Center, One Sportsman's Ln., Frankfort. Free with general admission. No pre-registration required. 1-800-858-1549. www.facebook.com/SalatoWildlifeEducationCenter.

■ Wildlife Olympics. 11 a.m. Aug. 16.

■ Meet-A-Critter. 2 p.m. Aug. 30.

Reptile Program. 3 p.m. Aug. 16, 17, 22-24, 29-31, 3 p.m. Sept. 5-7, 3 p.m. Sept. 12-14. Kentucky Reptile Zoo, 1275 Natural Bridge Rd., Slade. Included in admission.

Raven Run Nature Sanctuary, 5888 Jacks Creek Pike, Lexington. (859) 272-6105. lexingtonky.gov. Included in admission.

■ Voices in the Night. 9 p.m. Aug. 16.

■ Stargazing. 9 p.m. Aug. 23.

■ Raven Run Butterflies. 1 p.m. Sept. 14.

The Arboretum, State Botanical Garden of Kentucky, 500 Alumni Dr., Lexington. (859) 257-9339. www.ca.uky.edu/arboretum.

■ Organic Veggie Gardening Skills. 1 p.m. Aug. 17. Free.

■ Urban Forests to Improve Water Quality. 12:15 p.m. Aug. 21. Free.

■ Third Thursday WAKY Walks. 12:15 p.m. Aug. 21. Free.

■ Organic Veggie Gardening Skills. 6 p.m. Aug. 22. Free.

■ Insect Safari: Moonlight Edition. 7 p.m. Sept. 5. $1 per person.

■ Gala in the Garden. 4 p.m. Sept. 14. $250.

Save Your Seeds. 6:30 p.m. Aug. 21. Woodford Country Library, 115 N. Main St., Versailles. Free. (859) 873-5191. www.woodfordcountylibrary.org.

Antiques "Road Show." 6:30 p.m. Aug. 28. Woodford County Library Midway Branch, Northside Dr, Midway. Free. (859) 846-4014. www.woodfordcountylibrary.org.

2014 Tour de Coops. Noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 31. Cluck! Tour de Coops, After party, 5 to 7 p.m. $7 adults, Younger than 12 free. www.clucklex.org.

Guided Interpretive Walking Tour. 10 a.m. Sept. 6. Fort Boonesborough State Park, 4375 Boonesboro Rd., Richmond. Included in admission.

Hummingbird Migration. 10 a.m. Sept. 6. Cove Spring Park, 127 Holmes St., Frankfort. Included in admission.

Athens Schoolhouse Antiques Schoolhouse. 10 a.m. Sept. 12, 13, noon Sept. 14. Athens Schoolhouse, 6270 Athens Walnut Hill Pike, Lexington. $2. (859) 255-7309. Athensschoolhouse.com.

Kentucky Witness Trees: Dedication of the Jouett House Native Tree Walk. 2 p.m. Sept. 13. Jack Jouett House Historic Site, 255 Craigs Creek Rd., Versailles. Free. (859) 873-7902. www.jouetthouse.org.

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