Nicholasville Christian Church, Disciples of Christ will be conducting an Installation Service this Sunday, Aug. 3 for their newly named senior minister, the Rev. Jeffrey Brad Mandrell. It will be held at 10:45 a.m. in the church's sanctuary at 104 S. Second St., in downtown Nicholasville. Nursery care will be provided. For further information, please contact the church office at 885-4311.
The Jessamine County Ministerial Association will be having a fellowship picnic 6:30 p.m., Aug. 5 at First Assembly of God in Nicholasville for all pastors and staff of ministries and their families. Drinks, hamburgers, hot dogs and their fixings will be provided. Attendees are asked to bring a side dish if they are able. Call 553-2430 to RSVP.
A Fireside Chat with John Wesley and Francis Asbury will take place at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 6. No stranger to Wilmore, renowned dramatist Chuck Killian will recreate the character, life and times of two men most responsible for bringing and spreading Methodism throughout America. "The Story of our Roots" is a true celebration of our spiritual heritage. Reception immediately following. Free and open to the public. The event will be held at the Wilmore Senior Community Center at Wesley Village.
Wilmore Presbyterian Church will hold a back to school worship and prayer service at 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 7. All are invited to join in this time of prayer for the safety of our schools, students, teachers, staffs and administrators. The service will be held at Wilmore Presbyterian Church, 100 N. Lexington Ave. For more information, call 858-3074.
Riverview Baptist Church, 249 Camp Daniel Boone Road, will hold a monthly singing at 6:30 p.m. on the first Friday of each month. The stage is open to all singers of any age. The event is free and open to the public. The church will provide a main course for a dinner, and those attending are asked to bring a side dish or dessert. Children's church will be provided if a teacher is available. For more information, call Charlie or Doris Hall at 272-3038.
The East Jessamine High School Band invites the public to attend the annual East Jessamine High School Marching Invitational Contest on Saturday, Sept. 6. The contest will be held at the high school at 815 Sulphur Well Road, Nicholasville. Admission will be charged, with proceeds benefiting the EJHS Band program. Concessions will be available.
Thomson-Hood Veteran's Center will be having a Veteran's Appreciation Day Aug. 23 at 11 a.m. Jordan Lay Young and one resident will be singing. All Veterans eat free. For more information call (859) 858-2814.
Warner Elementary School will have its Open House Aug. 11, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Parents and students will be able to meet their new teachers.