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MAY 2019 EVENTS

MAY 1


SAUCONY X FLEET FEET: RUN YOUR WORLD TRAIL SERIES

Get ready to go off-road. This spring, Fleet Feet is teaming up with Saucony for the Run Anywhere: Fleet Feet / Saucony Trail Run. This event will get you ready to hit the trails for the first time or go where you've never been before. Join us for an amped-up group run at a local trail where our staff and partners will provide off-road running and outfitting tips and Saucony will demo trail running shoes. We’ll cap things off with a celebration and refreshments—and a chance to win a prize or two. Visit Race Calendar for more information.


MAY 2 - 30


PRENATAL YOGA

Feel Better. Be Stronger. Prepare for Birth. Our classes are beneficial for moms & babies during all stages of pregnancy. Emphasis is on safety and no yoga experience is needed. Come breathe with us! All trimesters welcome, no previous yoga experience required. Drop-ins welcome, class packages also available. 6:30–7:15pm, Baby Moon, 2891 Richmond Rd, Ste 103;

www.babymoonlex.com.


MAY 3


FINISH THE FIGHT AT NIGHT 5K GLOW RUN/WALK

Registration includes event t-shirt and a glow necklace! Mount Sterling Police Department will control traffic during this event. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society to help provide cancer research and services/ programs for local cancer patients.  Main Street and Broadway, Mount Sterling, KY. For more information about the race, the Montgomery County Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society please visit Race Calendar for more information.


MAY 5


THE GREAT CAKE RACE 5K/1M

This is the perfect event for an avid runner, someone participating in their first 5K, or a family wanting to get some exercise and support a worthy cause. Plus, race start isn't until 4pm. The Great Cake Race 5K/1M will feature a beautiful new course along the rolling hills of Keeneland, bands, inflatables, and much more. Visit Race Calendar for more information.

MAY 5


PRENATAL YOGA

Feel Better. Be Stronger. Prepare for Birth. Our classes are beneficial for moms & babies during all stages of pregnancy. Emphasis is on safety and no yoga experience is needed. Come breathe with us! All trimesters welcome, no previous yoga experience required. Drop-ins welcome, class packages also available. 2–3:15pm, Baby Moon, 2891 Richmond Rd, Ste 103; www.babymoonlex.com.


MAY 11


DOWN TO EARTH GARDEN CLUB PLANT SALE: COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER

Every May, the Down to Earth Garden Club holds a special plant sale community fundraiser. The plants are grown, nurtured and generously donated by each club member. This wonderful community benefit will be held rain or shine. Natives, Herbs, Fruits, Vegetables, Perennials, Wildflowers, Grasses, Hostas, Shrubs, Trees, Annuals, Container Gardens, Succulents, Irises, Decorative Containers, Gardening Books, and many plants for sun or shade will be available for purchase during this spring event. Come support your community while adding beauty to your garden! The 2019 sale is on Saturday, May 11th, from 9 A.M. to 12 P.M. at Woodland Christian Church, 530 E. High St. in Lexington, KY. Please visit our website http://www.downtoearthky.com 


MAY 11


THROO THE ZOO 5K

Dash over and join us on May 11th at 8:00 a.m. for the 26th annual Throo the Zoo 5K run/walk. Enjoy the wildest 5K in town as you race "Throo" the Zoo alongside some of your favorite Zoo residents like giraffes, rhinos, flamingos, bears, and more!  The course will take you on a journey past 2 NEW Zoo habitats opening in Spring 2019.  Colobus Crossing invites you to marvel as colobus monkeys and Schmidt’s red-tailed monkeys leap and swing from place to place in front of your eyes and maybe even directly overhead!  Our majestic Snow Leopard Pass will transport you to a small Himalayan village in Nepal and provide information about the elusive snow leopard — plus you’ll learn how villagers are striving to live in balance with the snow leopard to support conservation of the species. Visit Race Calendar for more information.   

MAY 5


NEWBORN PREP

We'll focus on how to care for your infant and the new family dynamic, as well as answer the many questions new parents have during those first few weeks. We'll cover bathing, cord care, feeding schedules, and sleep, and offer tips and tools for soothing a fussy baby and easing the transition for mom, partner, and baby. All first-time parents need this class! Registration Required. 3–5pm, Baby Moon, 2891 Richmond Rd, Ste 103;  

www.babymoonlex.com


MAY 11


LATCHED: BREASTFEEDING ESSENTIALS

This class provides the essential information all breastfeeding mothers need to know before baby arrives. Set yourself up for success by learning about correct latch, how often to feed your baby, how to know baby is getting enough, how to prevent and solve common problems, and when to get help (and more!). This class is a must for all pregnant women planning to breastfeed! Registration Required. 6-8pm, Baby Moon, 2891 Richmond Rd, Ste 103;  www.babymoonlex.com    


MAY 19


CANDY MOUNTAIN MUSIC BABIES: GROWING A GARDEN

Candy Mountain Music is a unique, interactive, playful introduction to early childhood music and developmental play for babies 4months-actively walking.  Registration Required. 12pm–12:45pm, Baby Moon, 2891 Richmond Rd, Ste 103;  www.babymoonlex.com


MAY 21


NATIONAL DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM

Learn how to manage pre-diabetes through healthy eating and physical activity. Class starts May 21 and lasts 12 months, 5:30-6:30, online. 

FREE! 

Contact Melissa Smith (melissar.smith@ky.gov or 859- 288-2473) to sign up or for more information.  

MAY 21


NATIONAL DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM

Learn how to manage pre-diabetes through healthy eating and physical activity. Class starts May 21 and lasts 12 months, 5:30-6:30, online. 

FREE! 

Contact Melissa Smith (melissar.smith@ky.gov or 859- 288-2473) to sign up or for more information.

Apr 2019