The Jessamine Jazz Ensemble and JIVE!, Asbury College Jazz and Improvisational Vocal Ensemble will perform during Wilmore's Old Fashioned Christmas in the Clark Chapel next to Wilmore UMC. Performance times are from 5:45 to 7:45 p.m.
The WJMS PTO and FCCLA will host a Holiday Bizarre from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m at West Middle School. There will be several vendors selling holiday items and baked goods and the FCCLA will also be selling concessions. There will also be a rummage sale. Proceeds from the event will go to help Abby Mullins and Christy Mullins. Abby is a 6th grade student who was diagnosed with leukemia last year.
Step back in time to experience the simple joys of the season at the fourth annual "Olde Christmas at Hall Church" on Sunday, Dec. 2, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Decorated with fresh cedar and pine, the bells will ring again at this historic church built by black Union soldiers in the late 1800's. Special seasonal readings, group singing, and Christmas music will be presented, along with homemade refreshments and wassail. Hall Church is located in the Camp Nelson Civil War Heritage Park on Hall Road, south of Nicholasville off U.S. 27. Sponsored by the Jessamine County Special Events Committee, the event is free and open to the public.
Every first Friday and Saturday of the month, the city of Nicholasville will accept brush at the water plant on Shun Pike. Drop off times are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday and 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday. For more information, call city hall at 885-1121.
First Assembly of God, located at 1701 Wilmore Road, will hold a men's fellowship breakfast every second Saturday of the month at 9 a.m.
The Jessamine County Senior Citizens Center is taking reservations for two different senior trips with a local tour company. The trips are to the Smokey Mountains in November and to the Clarksville, Ind., Derby Dinner Theatre in December. Call 885-9102 for more information.
The Wilmore Lions Club meets on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at 6:30 p.m. at Wilmore United Methodist Church. For more information, call Chuck Turner or Susan Turner at 858-2533 or 619-3562.
Camp Nelson Restoration and Preservation Foundation meetings are held the first Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Camp Nelson Heritage Park Interpretive Center.
The Nicholasville Lions Club meets the first and third Tuesdays of each month at Sonny's Barbecue. For more information, call 885-7832.
Family Home Health will offer free blood pressure check at 10 a.m. on the second Monday of the month at the Jessamine County Senior Citizens Center.
The Jessamine County Senior Citizens Center distributes government food commodities to low-income seniors on the third Thursday of each month. For more information, call 885-9102.
The Wilmore Lioness Club meets on the fourth Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at the Mexican restaurant on Main Street in Wilmore. For more information, call 858-3456.
The Jessamine County Democratic Woman's Club will hold its regular second Monday of the month meeting at 6:30 p.m. The meetings will be at the fiscal courtroom of the Jessamine County Courthouse. New members are welcome. For more information, call 858-4406.
Jessamine Adult Day Program is offering a "Free Day" for new clients at the center. Jessamine Adult Day is a medical and social model that provides care for adults 21 years of age or older who may have a diagnosis of mental retardation, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, or Alzheimer's disease or any other related illness. Any adults with special needs are accepted. The program is open Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call Arlene Davis at 887-2208 for more information.
The Tops Club, "Take off the pounds sensibly" meets every Tuesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Creekside Apartments located at 407 N. Second St. For more information, call 885-5570.
Nicholasville Church of Christ will hold a clothing give-a-way every third Saturday of each month from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Drop off donations to the church's office, located at 713 S. Main St. anytime. Items may be dropped off at the back door.