Open house planned at school
Crab Orchard Elementary School will have an open house 2-4 p.m. Sunday. A ribbon cutting and flag ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. with cake and refreshments to follow. The public is welcome.
Benefit ride planned for diabetes
A diabetes benefit motorcycle ride will be held Aug. 20 beginning at Ultimate Thunder, 308 Fackler St., Danville. Check in will be 9-10:45 a.m.; kickstands up at 11 a.m.
The ride will end at the Southern Hospitality Center in Moreland with barbecue served by LOCO BBQ. The cost for the ride is $10 a bike.
The ride will be approximately 100 miles with three stops, through Boyle, Marion, Garrard and Lincoln counties. The event will include 50/50 tickets; $1 for one or $5 for six; a raffle and auction.
For information, call (859) 324-6018 or (606) 669-2520.
The ride is Sponsored by Southern Hospitality Center, 37S Community Center Dr., Hustonville.
Free hunter education course offered
A free hunter education course, sponsored by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife, will be offered 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 27 at Cedar Creek Sportsman Club, 6.6 miles from Stanford on U.S. 150 near the Cedar Creek Lake dam (from Stanford, cross the dam and turn left on Sportsman Lane Road to the clubhouse). All students must be at least 9 years old to be certified. Lunch will be provided. For additional information on the course, call Bill Hayes at (606) 365-9825 or Robert Bowen at (606) 365-3974.