Fayette County

Calendar

MEETINGS

Alano Club Meeting. 12 p.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. July 16, 12 p.m. and 8 p.m. July 17, 12 p.m. and 8 p.m. July 18, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. July 19, 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. July 20, 12 p.m. July 21, 12 p.m. July 22, 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. July 23., 370 East 2nd Street.

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government

■ Technical Committee Meeting. 12 p.m. July 16, 12 p.m. July 23, 12 p.m. July 30. Division of Planning Office, 101 East Vine Street. Call (859) 425-2255. Visit www.lfucg.com.

■ Planning Commission Work Session Meeting. 12 p.m. July 17, 12 p.m. July 31. Lexington-Fayette Urban County Goverment Center, 200 E. Main St.

■ Planning Commission Meeting. 12 p.m. July 24. Lexington-Fayette Urban County Goverment Center

■ Board Of Adjustment Meeting. 12 p.m. July 25.Lexington-Fayette Urban County Goverment Center

classes/seminars

The Truth About Ghosts. 2 p.m. July 19. Ghost Hunter Shop, 835 Porter Place. $15 adults, $7.50 children, $10 seniors. Call (859) 576-5517. Visit www.ghosthuntershop.com

■ Headley-Whitney Wednesdays: Painting with Chocolate. 1 p.m. July 16. Participants can experiment with two different painting techniques to create and personalize their own sweet treats. Each child will leave with two chocolate creations and a chocolate mold that may be re-used in at home. Headley-Whitney Museum, 4435 Old Frankfort Pike. $10. Call (859) 255-6653. Visit www.headley-whitney.org.

Fund-raisers

Golf Scramble to Benefit Sunflower Kids. 8 a.m. July 18. Kearney Hill Links, 3403 Kearney Road.

Bluegrass Parrothead Club Meeting. 6:30 p.m. July 18, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 15, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 19, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 17, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 21. Racquet Club Bar and Grill, 3900 Crosby Dr.. Free. Call (859) 271-7781.

Gatsby Gala. 6:30 p.m. July 18. Keeneland Race Course, 4201 Versailles Rd.. $200. Call (859) 254-3412. Visit www.keeneland.com.

Keeneland Race Course, 4201 Versailles Road

■ Concours d'Elegance. 9 a.m. July 19. $15, free for 12 and younger. Call (859) 254-3412. Visit www.keeneland.com.

■ Tour d'Elegance. 9 a.m. July 20. $200 per car/two people.

Hangar Bash. 5 p.m. July 19. Aviation Museum of Kentucky, 4316 Hangar Dr. $25. Call (859) 231-1219. Visit www.aviationky.org.

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Health/fitness

YMCA

■ Stability Ball Training: 1 p.m. July 18. Beaumont Centre Family YMCA, 3251 Beaumont Centre Circle. $30. Call (859) 219-9622. www.ymcaofcentralky.org.

■ Rubber Resistance Lower Body: 5 p.m. July 18. Beaumont Centre Family YMCA$30.

Chi Gong Meditation. 9 a.m. July 19, 9 a.m. Aug.16, 9 a.m. Sept. 20, 9 a.m. Oct. 18, 9 a.m. Nov. 15, 9 a.m. Dec. 20, 9 a.m. Jan. 17, 9 a.m. Feb. 21, 9 a.m. March 21, 9 a.m. April 18, 9 a.m. May 16. Good Foods Market & Cafe, 455 Southland Drive #D. Free. Call (859) 278-1813. Visit www.goodfoods.coop.

Preventing Kidney Disease. 10 a.m. July 22. Fayette Mall, 3301 Nicholasville Rd. Free. Call (859) 271-7200. Visit www.shopfayette-mall.com.

History

Lincoln and His Wife's Hometown, 1841-1850. 12 p.m. July 18, 10 a.m. July 19, 12 p.m. July 20, 12 p.m. July 21, 12 p.m. July 25, 10 a.m. July 26, 12 p.m. July 27, 12 p.m. July 28, 12 p.m. Aug. 1, 10 a.m. Aug. 2, 12 p.m. Aug. 3, 12 p.m. Aug. 4, 12 p.m. Aug. 8, 10 a.m. Aug. 9, 12 p.m. Aug. 10. Lexington History Museum, 215 W. Main St.Free. Call (859) 254-0530. Visit www.lexingtonhistorymuseum.org.

Libraries

Central branch, 140 East Main St.

■ The Art of Africa: African Masks and Textiles. 9 a.m. July 16-30. Free. (859) 231-5559. www.lexpublib.org.

■ Library Antics. 2 p.m. July 17, 2 p.m. July 24. . Free. Call (859) 231-5530.■ Insects: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly. 1 p.m. July 21.

■ Movies On The Big Screen: Them 1:30 p.m. July 22.

Curious About Caterpillars. 1 p.m. July 19. Read books about caterpillars and make an especially ”buggy“ craft. Reservations required. Free.

Eagle Creek Branch, 101 North Eagle Creek Dr.

■ Teen Book Club. 6:30 p.m. July 24. Lexington Public Library-Eagle Creek Branch, 101 N. Eagle Creek Dr. Free. (859) 231-5560. www.lexpublib.org/eaglecreek

Buggy Buddies: Those Pesky Flies. 1:30 p.m. July 23. Free.

Insects: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. 3:30 p.m. July 22. Free.

■ High Five Club: Insect-o-Mania. 3:30 p.m. July 22. Free.

Buggy Buddies: Bring on the Butterflies. 1:30 p.m. July 16. ■ Stories Before Bedtime. 6:30 p.m. July 16. Free.

■ Computer Basics for Seniors. 1:30 p.m. July 16. Free.

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