Children’s consignment sale
There will be a consignment sale at 150 Maryland Ave. from 6 to 8 p.m. to benefit the children’s programming at the Clark County Association for Handicapped Citizens. The sale is open to the public.
Clark County Fair begins
The Clark County Fair begins today at 11 a.m. with a parade along Main Street. Events will continue at 5 p.m. at the fairgrounds with the open beef show. The Miss Clark County Fair pageant will begin at 8 p.m. and the Fair Person of the Year will be announced at 8:15 p.m.
There will be no carnival rides until Tuesday, Aug. 2.
The Clark County Public Library, 370 S. Burns Ave., will continue the free movie series, Kentucky Picture Show. This month, the first screening will be Alfred Hitchcock’s “Rear Window.” The movie begins at 6:30 p.m. and popcorn and soda will be provided. Pre-registration is required. Call 744-5661 to register, or for more information.
Distinguished Young Women
Previously known as the Junior Miss Program, the new Distinguished Young Women Program will be at 7 p.m. at George Rogers Clark High School.
The program will still emphasize scholastics, and the new name is designed to better reflect the goals of the organization. Twenty GRC seniors will compete for the title and the chance to represent Clark County at the state competition.
Each contestant will be judged on personal interview, self-expression, fitness and their school transcripts and test scores. Tickets will be on sale Monday-Wednesday in the GRC¿lobby from 7 to 8 p.m.
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