Woodford County notes: May 8

Spring Garden Tour and Plant Sale May 11

The 4th Annual Woodford County Woman's Club Spring Garden Tour and Plant Sale will be 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. This year's theme is "Backyards of Woodford County" and will feature gardens in Versailles, Midway and the surrounding area.

A plant sale the day of the event will be at The Little House, 247 Lexington Street, Versailles.

Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 the day of the event. Advance tickets are available by contacting Carol Duffy at (859) 879-6782. The day of the event, tickets may be purchased at The Little House.

A portion of the proceeds from the Garden Tour and Plant Sale will benefit the Coats and Shoes for Kids Project for our Woodford County children and other Woodford County charities. For more information, visit

'Downton Abbey'-era knitting patterns featured

The Tangled Yarn knitting shop will demonstrate knitting patterns based on Downton Abbey-era fashions at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Woodford County Public Library, 115 North Main Street, Versailles. To register, call (859) 873-5191.