, Corbin, KY


May 28, 2013

Calendar - May 21, 2013

CORBIN — Free GED testing

Laurel County Adult Education is offering free GED testing through July 31. Call 878-9134 or 528-0379.

Volunteers needed

Volunteers are needed for the May 30-June 2 archery tournament at the Laurel County Fairgrounds. Call 521-1509 or email

Medical scholarships

Baptist Health Corbin doctors are offering a scholarship for student accepted into or enrolled in the healthcare field. Call Brenda Brewer at 523-8688. Deadline is June 30.

Redhound Hall of Fame

Nominations for the Corbin Redhound Varsity Club Hall of Fame will be taken through June 1. Nominations must have graduated before 2004. Mail nominations to P.O. Box 1026, Corbin, KY 40702.

Men’s softball league

Corbin Rec. Center is taking signups for Men’s League softball. Call 528-6657.

Free garden plots available

EKU Corbin has free 10x20 community garden spots available for personal use. Visit Call 859-622-6705.

Tuesday, May 21

LCPL Youth Photography

An opening reception for the Cumberland Gallery Youth Photography Show will begin at 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, at the Laurel County Public Library. Call 864-5759.

Corbin Elementary SBDMC

Corbin Elementary Site Based Decision Making Council will meet at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the library.

Fabric Dye Workshop

Learn how to make tie-dye patterns that will last at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Whitley County Community Arts Center. Bring a white 100 percent cotton shirt. Registration required at 549-7373.

Whitley Fiscal Court

Whitley County Fiscal Court will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

NIBROC Planning Committee

There will be a NIBROC Planning Meeting open to the public, at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 at the Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce office Anyone with ideas about NIBROC or wanting to volunteer during the festival please plan to attend this meeting.

‘MyPlate Eating’ class

Learn how to eat the right foods in the right amounts at Whitley County Extension Service’s free “MyPlate Eating” class at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Register at 549-1430.

Corbin blood drive

The heritage will host a blood drive from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday. All donors receive a $10 Speedway gift card.

Keavy DAV service officer

DAV Chapter 158, Keavy, will have six service officers on duty at the post from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays at the post and Wednesdays at the London American Legion. Call 215-7330 or 864-7641.

Incarceration issues

An open discussion on incarceration  issues will be held at the Laurel County Detention Center Tuesday, May 21. “Entering Incarceration” begins at 6 p.m. “Coming Home” begins at 7:30 p.m. Call 502-564-2220.

London Tourism

London-Laurel County Tourist Commission will meet at noon Tuesday, May 21, at the Heritage Hills Banquet Hall. Call 878-6900.

Laurel Freshmen Gear  UP

Fresh Start Camp for 8th graders at South and North Laurel middle schools will be from 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, May 21-22. Call (SLMS) 862-4745 or (NLMS) 864-5715.

Wednesday, May 22

May Moonbow dates

The moon will be full and if the sky is clear, a moonbow may occur on the following dates at the Cumberland Falls: May 22-27.

Dayspring revival

Dayspring Family Worship Center will be in revival with Kenny Johnson, Randall May, Tim Hamilton and others at 7 p.m. nightly Wednesday through Sunday. Call 344-1250.

Celebrate Recovery Program

Celebrate Recovery, a 12-step Christ-centered, faith-based recovery program for all hurts, habits or hang-ups meets Wednesdays from 6-8:30 p.m. on Spruce Creek Road in Corbin. Child care provided. Call 304-3490 or 528-4416.

Colonels basketball camp

Whitley County Colonels Basketball Camp for boys grades 1-7 will be from 9 a.m. at noon Wednesday through Friday, May 22-24.

Thursday, May 23

Baby Fest

Baby Fest will be from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at The Arena. Pre-registration required at 523-8734 or 864-1432.

Corbin BOE public hearing

Corbin Board of Education will hold a public hearing on the 2013-2017 District Facility Plan at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 23.

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