Special Events

How to Kiss A Girl: The Switzerland County High School Drama Club will present the Wade Bradford comedy, "How to Kiss a Girl," May 16 and May 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Hoosier Theatre in Vevay. Admission is $5.

RiverRoots Music and Folk Art Festival: Will be held May 16-17 in Madison. For more information visit www.riverroots.org.

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale: The Friends of the Jefferson County Public Library will hold its annual spring book sale May 16-18 at the Madison branch.

May 12

Moving for Better Health: The free exercise class will meet from 9 to 10 a.m. Mondays at the Brown Gym. For more information call (812) 273-1072.

Carrollton City Council: Will meet on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in council chambers at Carrollton City Hall.

May 13

Jefferson County Clearinghouse Planning Meeting: Will meet at 8 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at 215 E. Main St., Suite 1.

Carroll County Fiscal Court: Will meet at 9 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month in the Fiscal Court on the second floor of the Carroll County Courthouse.

Carroll County Chamber Membership: Will meet at noon at the General Butler State Resort Park Lodge. The guest speaker will be the executive director of the Carroll County Community Development Corporation Bob Yoder.

NARFE: Chapter 1677 of the National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet at noon at Ponderosa Steak House. All federal retirees, active federal employees, postal employees are welcome.

Kentucky Career Center: Get help with resumes or learn new job search skills from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. Representatives from the Kentucky Career Center will be available and walk-ins will be welcome.

Loomz: Create bracelets with colored and glow-in-the-dark bands from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison branch for children age 5 and older. Materials will be provided. For more information or to RSVP for the free event call (812) 265-2744.

Community Foundation of Madison and Jefferson County Annual Meeting: Will be held at the Old Market on Main with hors d'oeuvres at 5 p.m. followed by the program at 6 p.m. To RSVP call (812) 265-3327 or email kelly@cfmjc.org by May 6.

NAMI Family Support Group: Will meet from 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at Faith Lutheran Church to support family members of those who have been diagnosed with a mental illness. The group is led by trained NAMI support group facilitators. For more information call (812) 292-1047.

Jefferson County Civil War Roundtable: Will host the free presentation, "A West Virginia Civil War Odyssey," by Ken Knouf, Phil Wotring and Gerry Riley at 7 p.m. at the Jefferson County Historical Society, 615 W. First St. For more information call (812) 273-0556.

Madison Community Band Practice: Will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at the Brown Gym. All ages and skill levels are welcome. For more information call (812) 273-5103.

May 14

CAFFE: Carrollton Area Families for Education will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesdays at the Carroll County Public Library.

Floor Puzzles: Kids can have after-school fun at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.

May 15

Moving for Better Health: The free exercise class will meet from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursdays at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club/Family and Community Center. For more information call (812) 273-1072.

T.O.P.S.: Taking Off Pounds Sensibly will meet Thursdays at 5 p.m. at Faith Alliance Church. Weigh-in is at 4:30 p.m. For more information call (812) 265-4641 or (812) 265-5529.

Support Group: Will meet every Thursday at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1429 Clifty Drive, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The free spiritually-based group supports those struggling with depression, fear, anxiety, suicidal thoughts and grief. For more information call (502) 468-6316.

RiverRoots PreParty: BoneYard Grill will host a pre-festival party May 15 from 6 to 10 p.m. with music from The Tillers. Admission is free and all ages are welcome.

Darrell House - Storyteller, Poet and Musician: Darrell House will sing, tell stories and play music starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Hanover branch before appearing at RiverRoots. His books will be available at the library. For more information on the free event call (812) 265-2744 or (812) 866-1470.

Genealogy for Beginners: The Jefferson Community Technical College Carrollton Campus will host a workshop from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on how to research family history. It will be taught by Phyllis McLaughlin. Those attending should bring a notebook and USB flash drive. The class is free, but registration is required by calling (502) 213-5209 or emailing lisa.stethen@kctcs.edu.

May 16

T-Shirt Quilt Demonstration: Learn how to get started and what you'll need to know to make a t-shirt quilt at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.

Freethinkers Book Club: Will meet at 6 p.m. on the third Friday of the month at Village Lights Bookstore.

Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Gary Hewitt and the Honky Tonk Band. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.

Dixie Heights High School Choir: Will be the final concert in the Madison Performing Arts Foundations series at 7 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church. The choir is under the direction of Joshua Huff.

No More Cutting: A support group for girls from junior high to college who struggle with depression, fear, anxiety and suicidal thoughts will meet every Friday at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1429 Clifty Drive, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The group is spiritually-based and non-denominational. For more information call (502) 468-6316.