Solid waste to accept old tires
Boyle County Department of Solid Waste Management will accept tires 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the Perryville Convenience Center. Registration is required, and only Boyle County residents may participate — tires from businesses will not be accepted. Proof of residency will be requested. Residents must call (859) 238-1116 after 5 p.m. and leave name, telephone number and the amount of tires. Only those who have registered will be accepted.
Expert advice on skywatching
Sky Watch: Mercury, near Jupiter, has the best evening apparition of 2011, starting today, 40 minutes after sunset; it’s best seen at midmonth, when it hovers just to the right of Jupiter.
Saturn rises at 8 p.m. at midmonth. (From The Old Farmer’s Almanac.com)
Extension office offers class
The Boyle County Extension Service will offer a class 5:30 p.m. Thursday about saving money on medical bills with Vicki Carlyle.
Participants must register by Tuesday by calling (859) 236-4484.
Zumba in Garrard
LANCASTER — A Zumbafest is planned for 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Camp Dick Robinson Elementary School.
Participants should plan on an afternoon of dancing and having fun at Zumbafest, celebrating the one year anniversary of Zumba in Lancaster-Garrard County.
Help with school supplies offered
LANCASTER — Anyone needing help with school supplies may make inquiries at the Garrard County Board of Education Office by calling (859) 792-3018.