MOORE, OK TORNADO RELIEFTuesday, May 21, 2013
Donate to the Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund by sending a text message. Text the word REDCROSS to 90999. As in the case with other donations via mobile phone, the donation will show up on your wireless bill. The Red Cross also suggests giving blood at a local hospital or the community blood bank. To donate online go to American Red Cross.
The Salvation Army is organizing disaster response units to serve hard-hit areas in central Oklahoma. You can donate online at: SalvationArmyUSA.org. You can also text the word STORM to 80888 to make a $10 donation via cellphone. If you want to send a check, the Salvation Army asks that you put the words "Oklahoma Tornado Relief" on the check, and mail it to: The Salvation Army, P.O. Box 12600, Oklahoma City, OK., 73157. Phone: 1-800-SAL-ARMY.
Red Cross Donor IncentivesThursday, May 23, 2013
Blood donations often decline during the summer; the Red Cross encourages donors to make an appointment to give now to help ensure a stable supply in the weeks and months ahead. Donors who present to give blood between May 23 and 31 in honor of Memorial Day could win one of five $1,000 American Express gift cards. Learn more and make an appointment to donate blood by visiting redcrossblood.org or call:1-800-RED CROSS.
Shelby Co. No-Kill Animal Shelter 5-Yr PartySaturday, May 25, 2013
Bring your family and pets (on a leash) for a fun filled day as the Shelby County Animal Shelter, in conjunction with Shelby County No Kill Mission, celebrates five years on Saturday, may 25 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm at the Shelby county fair grounds, 1513 midland trail. There will be food, vendors, micro chipping, kid’s activities, raffles, adoptable pets, pet parade, and a blessing of the animals. Admission is a donation of a wish item such as paper towels, bleach, trash bags, dog/cat food, dog/cat treats, litter, cages, carriers for transport, blankets, towels...details on facebook.
Memorial Day Event Ft. DuffieldMonday, May 27, 2013
This Memorial Day marks two events at the Civil War Union Fort Duffield in West Point, Kentucky...A Memorial Day Service at 10 AM, in the Fort Duffield Memorial Cemetery to honor the 61 soldiers who died in service at West Point, as well all Americans who’ve died in service to our country. Starting at noon, there will be a Living History program at the fort featuring infantry and artillery reenactors.For the day’s schedule, go to: www.fortduffield.com/
Derby City Mustang Club CruiseTuesday, May 28, 2013
The Derby City Mustang Club is ready to cruise! Open car cruises' begin Saturday, May 28th, 6-10 P.M. in the Rally's Hamburger parking lot on Breckenridge Ln. & Taylorsville Rd. in Louisville. For Information: contact Larry Rixman (502)777-1533 or John Herndon (502)291-2585 (www.derbycitymustangclub.com).
New Banking Phone Scams!Friday, May 31, 2013
A new phone scam is spreading across the bluegrass. Residents are receiving an automated phone call stating their bank card has been closed. They are asked to provide debit card and PIN numbers. Professionals at the Cecilian bank and other banking centers have received numerous complaints about these type of calls. It is bank fraud. Never give your social security or bank numbers out over the phone. If you suspect fraud, hang up and call your bank.
Kentucky State Park National Trail DaySaturday, June 01, 2013
Kentucky State Parks will take part in National Trails Day on June 1 with events across the state to recognize the excellent hiking opportunities at state parks. Kentucky's State Parks have more than 250 miles of hiking trails. For more information, visit www.parks.ky.gov for a listing of events.
Falls of the Ohio Summer Day Camps (June-July)Monday, June 03, 2013
Young Explorer Day Camps for grades 4-6 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. June 3-7, fee $125June 24-28, July 23-26, June 17-21, July 1-5. Various fees.
Teen Archaeologist Day Camp –for children ages 11-15 July 11-13, Thursday and Friday, 9:00a.m. to 3:00p.m. and Saturday 9:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. Various fees.
Young Paleontologist Camp –1) Children are between 12 - 16 years old as of July 1.
The child/adult’s registration form must include a hand-written paragraph explaining why the child wants to attend. Fee: $150 -- July 16-18, Tuesday-Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Day camps are sponsored by The Falls of the Ohio Foundation and State Park Interpretive Center. To register for one of the day camps, email email@example.com or call (812) 283-4999.
Falls CityCorvette Club Cruises (thru sept)Saturday, June 08, 2013
The Falls City Corvette Club is “Cruisin’ the Depot” on the second Saturday of every month through September, from 6-10 p.m. at the home Depot on Hurstborne Lane. This cruise is open to all makes and models. Details at: fallscitycorvetteclub.com.
Kentucky State Park Race SeriesSaturday, June 08, 2013
Race time: Pre-registration 6:30 AM ET, Race Start 8:00 AM, ET. Register at the picnic shelter.Pre-registration fees: Run: $20.00, Walk: $15.00 KY State employee: Run: $18, Walk: $13 (Deadline: May 31st). Week prior and day of fees: Run: $25.00, Walk: $20.00 KY State employee: Run: $20, Walk: $15. To register online and for other race information, visit www.parks.ky.gov/race-series
Mike Linning's Hot Rod Night (5/9-6/13)Thursday, June 13, 2013
Join the Okolona Street rods at Mike Linnings restaurant for Hot Rod Cruise Night to benefit the Crusade for Children, Thursdays, May 9th through June 13th with WAKY’s Mike Cummins. Live music and cool cars! Detail at www.mikelinningsrestaurant.com
WAKY Rock 'n' Roll Reunion 2013Saturday, June 22, 2013
Rock ‘n’ Roll Reunion Concert at the Louisville Zoo, Saturday, June 22nd starting at 1 p.m. in the Oasis Field.
*Buy 1 Ticket for the Rock & Roll Reunion...Get 1 Free! Saturday,
The WAKY Rock ‘N’ Roll Reunion brings together:The Epics, Wulfe Brothers, Doo Wop All Stars, Sherri Edwards, Crushed Velvet, Caribou, Wayne Young & The New Legends and Elvis Impersonator Don Goodfleisch plus the WAKY DJ’s!
Guest may bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. No tents or canopies allowed. No alcoholic beverages or glass bottles permitted, but concessions will be available. The concert is FREE with your Zoo admission or Louisville Zoo membership. Click here to purchase online.