2024 February Mid-Month Membership Update
Find all the upcoming events for our Chamber Members here!
African American Heritage Museum 
The Bardstown-Nelson County African American Heritage Museum will be observing winter hours from December 1, 2023 - March 31, 2024. We will be closed daily, but will be available for group tours or personal outings. To book an appointment, contact either Rev. Jewel Brock @ 502-296-1969, [email protected] or Linda Sheckles@502-507-1161, [email protected].
Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings
Hitsona Bardstown
February 15, 2024
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: 1010 Granite Dr., Ste. 1, Bardstown, KY 40004

BriarRose and Thistle Photography LLC.
February 21, 2024
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: 2398 Roberts Rd., Bardstown, KY 40004

Big Bloomin Design
February 27, 2024
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: 1002 Granite Dr., Ste. 5, Bardstown, KY 40004
National Civics Bee
National Civics Bee- DEADLINE EXTENDED!
Calling all middle school students!
Share your ideas and show off your citizenship skills in the National Civics Bee.

About the Bee
The Bardstown-Nelson County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation to host a first-of-its-kind civics competition that encourages young Americans to engage in civics and contribute to their communities. Participating 6th, 7th and 8th graders will flex their civics knowledge for a chance to win recognition and cash prizes. Finalists will be invited to Washington, DC to compete in the inaugural National Civics Bee national championship in Fall 2024.  
How to Enter
If you are a middle school student with an idea about using civics to solve a problem in your community, review the rules and guidelines on the submission form.
Complete the submission form, including contact information for your parent or guardian, and submit your 500-word essay for consideration.
Deadline: Submit your essay by February 19th @ 11:59 p.m.
Click This Link Below for Application Portal
Why Civics?
The Bardstown-Nelson County Chamber of Commerce is participating in the National Civics Bee because we believe that informed and active citizens make for a strong country, a strong economy, and a strong workforce, and that our continued prosperity depends on the strength of all three. Through the Bee, we are promoting greater civic knowledge in Kentucky and celebrating our civic pride.
Student and Parent Guide Click Here 
Graphic Organizer for Students Click Here
Bardstown-Nelson County Chamber Annual Awards Dinner
Annual Awards Dinner
February 22, 2024
Wright Implement Co.
New Member Meet & Greet Meeting
Join us for Coffee & Donuts and meet other Chamber Members. Find out more about the benefits of the chamber and give us insight on how we can best assist you and your business. We will end with a Q&A session.

February 28, 2024
9:00 AM- 10:00 PM
Location: Chamber Conference Room, 1 Court Sq., Bardstown, KY 40004 
February Connect
February Connect
February 28, 2024
Kentucky Career Center
Young Professionals Network
Young Professionals Network
February Event Sponsored By: Barton 1792 Distillery
February 29, 2024
Lincoln National Bank
Exciting News! Lincoln National Bank is thrilled to announce the Welcome Home Program grant initiative!

The Welcome Home Program offers grants to cover down payments and closing costs for low- and moderate-income homebuyers, including veterans, active-duty military personnel, reservists, and surviving spouses of service personnel.

Applications are now open for grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000. Submissions beginning on March 1, 2024. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity – it's first come, first served. LNB is here to help you!

Interested? Reach out to us today to learn more and secure your spot in this amazing program! Let's make your homeownership dreams a reality!

Certain restrictions and qualifications apply please contact us to learn more to see if you qualify. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.
Women's Breakfast
Women's Breakfast
March 8, 2024
Edward Jones - Aaron Kinsey, Financial Advisor
Lucas Counseling and Consulting DBA Bardstown Health & Healing
Dee's Doggies & Friends
My Old Kentucky Home State Park
Come for the Bourbon, Stay for the History!

Join us every Friday and Saturday at 1 PM for a rich guided experience of Barton's 1792 Bourbon. Sip on Sweet Wheat, Bottled In Bond, Aged Twelve Years, Full Proof, and an in-house 1792 Old Fashioned.

Contact our ticket desk at (502) 564-1915 to purchase tickets for the same day, or buy now: mokhshop.com/product/1792/
Lux Row Distillers
Lux Row is now open on Mondays. Our operating hours are Monday – Saturday 9:30am – 5:00pm. For the winter, our main tasting room has been converted into a cocktail bar, where guests can enjoy flights, pours, and hand-crafted cocktails (with plenty of indoor seating!)

Also, during our construction shutdown, we are offering a complimentary experience called Warehouse & Whiskey. This is a 30-minute abbreviated tour starting with our introduction video and a walk out to the rickhouse. Along the way, they will taste 2 products and thieve out of a barrel. You can find more info about this here.
7 Sons Wellness
Hope Counseling Center, PLLC
There is a new Mental Health Provider in Bardstown! Hope Counseling Center has opened its second location, located at 104 Manor Dr, Suite 101 – right in front of Maywood Subdivision. We work with individuals, children, couples, and families assisting with depression, behavior issues, anxiety, adjustment issues, divorce, family changes, and more. You can read more about us and some of our providers listed on our website: www.kyhopecounseling.com. Therapists are scheduling appointments now at 502-509-3088.
Crew Member / Team Member Responsibilities:
• Taking action to ensure the crew is meeting McDonald's standards
• Monitoring safety, security, and profitability
• Planning for each shift, monitoring performance during all shifts
• Strong customer service skills for working with customers and team members
• Communicating well with crew members, other shift managers, and GM
• Responsible for meeting targets during shifts and helping with assigned departments

• Flexible Part-time (PT) and Full- time (FT) availability
• Flexible Scheduling
• Sign On Bonus
• Paid Time Off (PTO)
• FREE Meals During Shifts
• Competitive Compensation Based on Experience
• College Tuition Assistance 
• Education Through Archways to Opportunity 
• Career Growth Opportunities (Performance Awards and Bonuses)
• 6% 401K Match and Insurance
• Free Uniforms

• You must be 15 years of age, or older to work as a Crew Member / Team Member at McDonald’s
• Reliable transportation 
• Able to learn and adapt
• Able to take initiative
• Able to work in a fast-paced fast food restaurant environment
• Strong communication skills and sense of teamwork

St. Vincent DePaul Mission
Sarah Curtsinger Agency
Kentucky Straight Apparel & Co.
Doug Brink, Realtor with United Real Estate Louisville
Legends Equestrian Center
Windsor Garden
All Star Inflatables
Bluegrass Hearing Clinic, LLC
LG Dumpsters
Dumpsters are available for rent! Save trips to the landfill and have a dumpster brought directly to you!
Please give me a call at (502) 889-0727
LG Dumpsters LLC
Fully Licensed & Fully Insured!
Dumpster service for all surrounding areas!
Call or Text (502) 889-0727 now for a quote!
We Drop. You Fill. We Haul.
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