This Week In Brief: March 11, 2015

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Upcoming community events

By The Staff

Horse Health Seminar
Oldham County Extension is offering a free Horse Health Seminar on March 26 at 6:30 p.m. at the Extension Office.  Local equine veterinarian Dr. Jeff Willard will discuss recommended vaccinations and parasite control at this free seminar.  Call 222-9453 to register. 

Museum Closed Temporarily
The Peyton Samuel Head Family Museum, part of the Oldham County History Center campus, will be temporarily closed for repairs. The other two buildings that make up the campus, the J.C. Barnett Libraries & Archives and the Rob Morris Educational Building, will remain open and in use. All programs and events will go on as scheduled.

Make a Blanket Day
Project Linus National Make A Blanket Day Event will be Sat., April 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Shelby County Extension Office. The event will include a quilt exhibit, blanket making, kids activity, live music, lunch, silent auction, raffle, fundraising and more. Donations of cotton fabric, flannel, fleece, batting and yarn are needed. Monetary donations are greatly appreciated.  For more info contact Becky Jew (502) 727-4116.

It’s All About the Hat!
Textile expert Jo Ross will be speaking on “It’s About the Hat!” on Friday, March 20 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in La Grange at Rails Restaurant. There will be some items on display as well. “It’s About the Hat” is part of the Lunch & Learn Series sponsored by the Oldham County History Center. Cost is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. For more information, contact the Oldham County History Center at (502) 222-0826 or info@oldhamcountyhistoricalsociety.org.