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Fayette Co.: John Calipari Mustang to be on display

The Bluegrass Mustang Club's 4th Annual Dads & Grads Car Show will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Valvoline World Headquarters, 3499 Blazer Parkway.

A John Calipari Mustang will be displayed along with Matt Kenseth's No. 17 NASCAR race car. A John Calipari autographed basketball will be a part of the silent auction.

Proceeds will go to the Central Kentucky Riding for Hope, the Make-a-Wish Foundation and Boy Scout Troop 859.

Registration is $15 at the gate, 9 a.m. to noon. Judging starts at noon and trophies will be presented at 3 p.m. For more information go to www.bluegrassmustang.com or contact club president, Roy Mundy, at (859) 273-9171 or e-mail yellowshelby@aol.com

CKRE needs variety of volunteers

With the help of volunteers, Central Kentucky Radio Eye broadcasts the reading of newspapers, magazines and other printed news and information for blind and print-disabled listeners who tune into the service on special free radios.

The group is seeking summer volunteers for live reading, recorded reading, control board operation, and office duties. The most urgent need is for weekend volunteers between 8 a.m. and noon.

The next volunteer orientation will be 10-11 a.m. Friday. For more information call Laura Brach, assistant volunteer coordinator, at (859) 422-6390 or e-mail laurabrachckre@gmail.com.

'Rent' closes SummerFest

The final show in the SummerFest series of outdoor plays is the Broadway musical Rent, Wednesday through Sunday at The Arboretum, 500 Alumni Drive, across from Commonwealth Stadium.

Gates open at 7 p.m., the show starts at 8:45 p.m.

Tickets are $49 for a reserved blanket area for four, $12 for a reserved chair, $10 for general admission adult, $5 for ages 12 and younger. Tickets are available at the gate or call (859) 608-3805 or go to www.kctcsummerfest.com.

Bluegrass Fair continues at Masterson

The Lexington Lions Club Bluegrass Fair opened July 15 and continues through July 25 at Masterson Station Park, 3051 Leestown Road.

The fair features over one hundred games, rides and exhibits. Live entertainment includes the Fearless Flores Thrill Show and the Swifty Swine Racing and Swimming Pig Show.

Gates open at 5 p.m. weekdays and 3 p.m. weekends. Admission is $5 for adults, free for ages 6 and younger.

For more info call (859) 233-1465 or go to www.lionsclubbluegrassfair.com.

Seminar on women and finances

"Women & Money: Smart Women Work Harder & Smarter" is a free seminar offered by the Lexington Public Library-Beaumont Branch from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday

The seminar is designed specifically for women of all ages. Mohua Das, a female certified financial planner, will explain why women need a financial strategy and how to take control of their financial future. Workshop exercises are designed to encourage women to move in the right direction.

The seminar is free, but reservations are required. Call (859) 231-5570.

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