Eastside Branch to Reopen
Lexington Public Library announced the Hamburg branch will reopen at reduced capacity on Tuesday, September 8. Temporary hours will be Monday through Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm. Curbside service is still available at all library locations.
Lexington Public Library launches online learning tool
The Lexington Public Library has added Brainfuse to its vast array of online services. Brainfuse is an on-demand eLearning module that offers cardholders of all ages and levels free access to live, online tutoring, job help, and career and other skill building resources. The service is free with a Lexington Public Library card.
2020 Men’s Club Champion
Congratulations to Jansen Preston, Greenbrier Golf & Country Club’s 2020 Men’s Club Champion.
Voter Registration Deadline
The deadline for voting registration in Kentucky is October 5, 2020. This year, Kentuckians can vote by mail with an absentee ballot, early voting, or election day voting.
1,000 Boxes of Girls Scout Cookies
Girl Scouts of Kentucky made a historic donation of over 8,000 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies to 49 local social service agencies throughout Central Kentucky. In addition, they contributed nearly 3,000 boxes of cookies to Kentucky senior living facilities as a result of its ‘Kentucky Girl Scouts Cookies for a Cause’ event in August.
Mayor Linda Gorton announced in August that she had appointed Lisa Higgins-Hord to fill the remainder of outgoing 6th district councilmember Angela Evans’s term. Evans resigned earlier this summer to pursue a master’s in public policy at Princeton University.
This article also appears on page 6 and 7 the September 2020 print edition of Hamburg Journal.
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