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Scholarship fund hosts bowling event

Strike Zone Lanes in Nicholasville will host a bowling fund-raiser for the Charlie J. Nicholas Music Scholarship at 1 p.m. Sunday. There will be door prizes, a silent auction, and prizes for high game, low game, and best series. The cost is $20 a person. Call (859) 797-4522.

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"The Wizard' on Main

Movies on Main will feature The Wizard of Oz at 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday at the Leeds Center for the Arts, 37 North Main Street. Tickets are $3 for adults, $1 for children younger than 12. Call (859) 744-6437.

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Feminism expert to speak

The Berea College Peanut Butter and Gender lunchtime series will present speaker Dr. Paula Rothenberg, whose topic will be ”Snatched from the Jaws of Victory: Feminism Then and Now“ at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday in Phelps Stokes Room 205. Rothenberg, Senior Fellow at the Murphy Institute of the City University of New York, former director of the New Jersey Project on Inclusive Scholarship and the author of several books on feminism, explores how the insights and goals of the Women's Movement have been transformed and translated as they have been integrated into popular culture and daily life.

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Volunteers needed

The AMEN House, 319 E. Main Street, is in need of male and female volunteers to help from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday. Male volunteers also are needed to work on-call. Call (502) 863-5305.

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"Dinner and Democracy'

The League of Women Voters of ­Lexington will host ”Dinner and Demo­cracy“ on Tuesday at Faith Lutheran Church, 1000 Tates Creek Road. The speakers will be former U.S. District Judge Joseph Hood and Fayette County Family Court Judge Tim Philpot.

A dinner of homemade chili, salad and desserts will be served at 6 p.m., and the program will begin at 6:30. The cost is $10. Reservations are required.Call (859) 494-3203.

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