Nicholsville Garden Club held a weigh-off for the largest vegetable contest and Alan Robinson won first prize for the largest beet, which weighed 7 pounds, 8.5 ounces. Jackie Leopard won second prize for her beet, which weighed 3 lbs., 12.6 oz. Paul Despres won first prize for his tomato, which weighed 2 lbs., 13.8 oz, and Doris Tye won second prize for her tomato, which weighed 1 lb., 14.8 oz.
Margaret Tupper was the lucky winner of the rug hooking draw and won a lovely Calla Lily pattern designed by Encompassing Designs of Mahone Bay.
At the 4-H awards banquet in Berwick, Connor Morse from Harmony was selected to win the Waldo Walsh Award for Kings County, which is awarded to a senior member of 4-H for community service.
Congratulations to Jeremy and Lisa Ogletree on the birth of their baby girl Isla, who was born July 31 and will be a new baby sister for Jacob.
Have you ever wanted to learn to play Auction 45 cards? The game/rules will be explained and played on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 29, from 1:30-4:30 p.m. at the Nicholsville Hall. Card parties will begin Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m.
The Millville community continues renovations on its hall to make it wheelchair accessible. Card parties will begin Thursday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. Fit as a Fiddle begins Tuesday, Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. It is an eight-week fitness program for older adults to help them maintain mobility and independence. Wendy Lee, who is a certified physiotherapist, will be co-ordinating the program.