The Community Calendar is published in the Sunday Spectrum section with portions picked up in the Thursday edition. The deadline for publication in the Sunday edition is 10 a.m. on Thursday, and for publication in the Thursday edition, 10 a.m. on Wednesday.
MONDAY, MARCH 6
Capital Sunrise Rotary Club, 6:45 a.m., Frankfort Regional Medical Center Multipurpose Room.
Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Capital No. 6, 7:30 p.m.
Capital City Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., (except on national/state holidays), Gabriels Restaurant in the Holiday Inn Capital Plaza. The organizations goal is to help members improve their public speaking, presentation, and leadership skills. Membership is open to anyone, and visitors are always welcome. For more information, call Bill Miller (223-0512).
Frankfort Scottish Rite Club, 6 p.m., Office Pub and Deli.
Fish and Wildlife retirees, 10:15 a.m., Shoneys.
TUESDAY, MARCH 7
Weight Watchers, Thornhill Baptist Church, 1142 Holmes St. TIMES: 12:30, 4 and 5:30 p.m. (Please arrive 30 minutes early for registration and weigh in).
Frankfort Optimist Club, noon, Office Pub and Deli. Program: Peg Dickson, Thorn Hill Learning Center.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 3:30 p.m., Memorial Baptist Church, 130 Holmes St., basement. For more information, call 227-2596.
Sunshine Center: Parents of Teens Support Group, 5:15 p.m. ongoing.
East Frankfort Kiwanis Club, 6 p.m., Backstreet Diner (formerly Marshalls).
Las Tertulias de Frankfort, a social group for people who would like to practice their Spanish, 5:30-7:30 p.m., La Fiesta Grande. Join the group to chat and play Scrabble in Spanish. For more information, call 223-5175.
Capital City Chorale, 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, St. Clair Street.
VFW Ladies Auxiliary monthly steering committee.
Survivors of Suicide (SOS) Group, 5:30 p.m., Hospice of the Bluegrass, 208 Steele St. Group provides an environment to learn from each other and gain emotional support for those grieving the death of someone to suicide. All surviving adult family members and friends are encouraged to participate. Please call before attending your first meeting. For more information or individual counseling services, call Rhonda Wilhoite, CSW, (800) 926-1302 or 223-1744.
Three Links Rebekah Lodge No. 48, 7:30 p.m., 113 Bridge St.
Frankfort Jaycees, 7 p.m., Office Pub and Deli. New members welcome. For more information, contact 227-5047 or www.frankfortjaycees.com.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8
Frankfort Rotary Club, 11:45, Holiday Inn Capital Plaza.
THURSDAY, MARCH 9
Weight Watchers, Womans Club Building, 200 Washington St., 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (Please arrive 30 minutes early for registration and weigh in).
Frankfort Downtown Kiwanis Club, noon, Holiday Inn Capital Plaza.
Capital Amateur Radio Society, 7:30 p.m., state Emergency Operations Center. All amateur radio operators are invited to listen or check in to the Monday night nets for additional information.
Depression Support Group, 7 p.m., First Church of God, 1029 Burlington Lane. A growth group led by Jamie Dailey. For more information call 695-1590, 223-8451, or 839-1799.
Kentucky Stamp Club, 7 p.m., Memorial Baptist Church, 130 Holmes St. For more information, call Breck Pegram, 875-5839.
Frankfort Younger Womans Club, 7 p.m., Womans Club Building, 200 Washington St. All guests invited.
FRIDAY, MARCH 10
Overeaters Anonymous brown bag meeting, 11:45-12:45, in library at Church of the Ascension, 311 Washington St. For more information call Ellen at (502) 514-1541.
VFW Auxiliary to Post 4075, 7 p.m., VFW Post, 104 E. Second St. Potluck at 6 p.m.
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Multipurpose Room at Bluegrass Regional Medical Center. For more information call 223-1306.
SATURDAY, MARCH 11
St. Vincent de Paul Clothing Room, 10 a.m.-noon, Good Shepherd building basement on Madison Street Alley, 310 Wapping St.
Community Clothes Closet, 9-11 a.m., Evergreen Baptist Church, Evergreen Road at Cardwell Lane.
Susannah Hart Shelby Chapter, DAR, 11 a.m., Womans Club Building, 200 Washington St. Program: Honoring our Military Families presented by Samantha Tucker.
(Unless Otherwise Noted)
Monday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; beach ball, 9:30; lunch, 11:30; basic computer, noon; intermediate line dancing, 1 p.m.; advanced computer, 2; advanced line dancing, 2
Tuesday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; Twinges in the Hinges, 9; arthritis exercise, 9:30; music jam, 9:30; massage with Michilette, 10; knitting class, 10; lunch, 11:30; KSU art, 12:30
Wednesday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; beach ball exercise, 9:30; music with Arnold Clark and the Old Timers, 10; lunch, 11:30; basic computer, noon; Bible study, 12:30; advanced computer, 2 p.m.
Thursday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; Twinges in the Hinges, 9; arthritis exercise, 9:30; benefits counseling, 10; KSU health, 10; crochet tote bags, 10; bingo, 10:30; lunch, 11:30; woodcarving, 12:30; line dancing, 1
Friday Coffee/donuts, 8 a.m.; adult day care, 8:30; Tai Chi, 9:30; play hand and foot, 10; hand bell exercise, 10:30; lunch, 11:30; KSU Spanish class, 12:30
TODAY: Breakfast at Brandos, Georgetown Road, Forks of Elkhorn, 9 a.m., speaker meeting, non-smoking; Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St, 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Big Book meeting, both open discussion; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: 6:30 p.m.
Monday: Frankfort Group: 224 Clinton St., 11:30 a.m. and 8 p.m., both open discussion; Westside Group, 7 p.m., Frankfort Regional Medical Center, multi-purpose room, open discussion meeting, non-smoking; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: noon, closed discussion; open discussion, 6:30 p.m., old fashioned lead
Tuesday: Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St.: 11:30 a.m., non-smoking; 8 p.m., both open discussion; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: 6:30 p.m., open discussion, non-smoking; 8 p.m., open discussion, beginners
Wednesday: Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St.: open discussion, 11:30 a.m., 8 p.m.; The Little Meeting, St. Pauls United Methodist Church, 1800 Louisville Rd., 7 p.m., open discussion, non-smoking; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: 6:30, open discussion
Thursday: Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St.: open discussion, 11:30 a.m., non-smoking; 8 p.m. open discussion; Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: noon, closed discussion; 6:30 p.m., open Big Book study; 8 p.m., 12 and 12 study
Friday: Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St.: Open discussion, 11:30 a.m.; open speaker meeting, 8 p.m. Chips Group, 111 Bridge St.: 6:30 p.m., open discussion, non-smoking; 8, open discussion
Saturday: Late OClock Group, Memorial Baptist Church, 130 Holmes St., 8:15 a.m., non-smoking; Frankfort Group, 224 Clinton St., open 12-step meeting, 11 a.m.; open discussion, 8 p.m. Chips Group: 111 Bridge St.: 8, open speaker, first and last Saturday of the month is non-smoking.
TODAY: 11 a.m., 4 p.m., 8 p.m.; closed discussion, 11 a.m.; open discussion, 4 p.m.; Open Book, 8 p.m.
Monday: 6:30 p.m., 111 1/2 Bridge St.;
Tuesday: 224 Clinton St., 8 p.m.; open discussion, 11:30 a.m., 6 p.m. (non-smoking session) and 8 p.m.; 7 p.m., North Frankfort Baptist Church. Children welcome; noon, First Christian Church, 316 Ann St. First floor prayer room.
Wednesday: 6:30 p.m., 111 Bridge St.
Friday: 6:30 p.m., 111 Bridge St.; 8 p.m., 224 Clinton St., open discussion
100 Glenns Creek Rd.
NOTE: All services at the Health Department are available by appointment. Walk-ins are accepted as scheduling allows. Services are provided on a sliding fee scale according to income; some services have a small flat fee. Services include, but are not limited to:
Family planning services: Abstinence-based counseling and birth control available.
Prenatal services: Counseling for healthy pregnancy, no income restrictions; referral for income-eligible patients and Presumptive Eligibility Certification for Medical Assistance.
Well-child exams: Regular check-ups for children up to age 21.
W.I.C. Program: Nutrition counseling and food vouchers for pregnant women and children to age five.
Sudden Infant Death and child fatality: Counseling for families.
H.A.N.D.S. Voluntary home visitation for first-time parents. Parenting skills, training and information provided.
Immunizations: Childhood and adult
Cancer screening services: Pap smear-screening for cervical cancer targeting women over 55. Referrals for mammograms with financial assistance if eligible. Breast and cervical cancer treatment if eligible.
Sexually transmitted diseases: Confidential testing and treatment.
HIV/AIDS: Confidential and anonymous HIV testing and counseling.
Cardiovascular disease: Blood pressure and cholesterol screening and education.
Diabetes: Blood sugar testing and monitoring, counseling.