, Corbin, KY


March 21, 2012

Calendar - March 16, 2012

CORBIN — Used book drive

Life Scout Bradley Pellegrini is collecting used books for the  Corbin Public Library. Drop-off boxes will be located at all Hometown Banks and at Forcht Bank on Master Street through March 30. Pick-up available. Call 595-0748.

CCC 5K run/walk

The deadline for early registration (which includes t-shirt) for the Christian Care Communities 5K walk/run to be held May 19 is Tuesday, May 8. Call 258-2500 for entry forms. Proceeds go to the activity fund.

KCEOC free tax help

KCEOC will have someone available for free tax assistance weekdays through April 14. Call 546-3152 for an appointment.

Concert for tornado victims

Wildcat Harley-Davidson will host a benefit concert Saturday, April 14, with proceeds benefiting the tornado victims of Laurel County. To participate in the event send requests to

AARP free tax help

Free tax assistance is available at the following libraries:

Corbin Public Library: Thursdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through April 12. Call 528-6366.

Laurel County Public Library: Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Whitley County Public Library: Mondays 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (later by appointment only)

Woodbine VFD fundraiser

Representatives of the Fire and Rescue 911 Portrait Studio will be going door-to-door through March taking orders for family portraits to raise money for the Woodbine Volunteer Fire Department. All representatives will have a Woodbine VFD identification card. Call 344-9027.

Legion membership drive

American Legion Post 88, Corbin, will pay half of the first year’s dues for new members signing up before March 31. Call 523-2190.

Prom donations

Gently used prom dresses, shoes and accessories are being accepted from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. weekdays at the First Presbyterian Church of London through March 23. Pick-up available. Call 864-6789.

Benefit pageant

A benefit pageant for boys and girls, “Hearts for Kyle,” will be March 25 at the Laurel County Courthouse Community Room. All proceeds go to 3-year-old heart transplant patient Kyle  Rogers. Call 526-9058 or 260-0127.

Friday, March 16

Ky ABC workshop

Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control will hold a workshop to discuss the recent local option and answer questions relating to license types, uses, and applications process at 5 p.m. Friday at Corbin City Hall. Call 528-6390.

Yah’s guest speaker

Yah’s Messianic Fellowship welcomes Joseph Dumond, author of the Nobel Prize nominated book, “The Prophecies of Abraham,” at 7 p.m. Friday and again at noon Saturday. Call 622-4102.

London blood drive

Minuteman Press will host a blood drive from 1-6 p.m. Friday, March. 16.

Whitley East FRC

Whitley East Family Resource Center Advisory Council will meet at 1 p.m.. Friday, March 16. Call 549-8788.

WCHS softball camp

Lady Colonels Softball team will host its annual softball camp for girls in 4th-8th grades Friday and Saturday at the school. Call 549-7025 to sign up.

Sacred Heart fish fry

Sacred Heart Catholic Church will hold a fish fry from 4-7 p.m. Friday. Call 528-5222.

Benefit singing

A benefit singing for 3-year-old heart transplant patient Kyle Rogers will begin at 7 p.m. Friday at the London Community Center featuring The Risen, The Cupps, the Eversol family and more. Call 309-5366.

WCPL Ms. Betty’s storytime

Whitley County Public Library’s Ms. Betty’s Toddler Storytime for ages 1-4 will be at 10 a.m. Friday. No registration necessary.

Saturday, March 17

Chili Bun Fun Run

North Laurel High School Track Team’s Chili Bun Fun Run will begin with registration at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Rotary Park in London. Call 312-9485.

Free gospel concert

A free gospel concert will be from 3-8 p.m. Saturday at “The Barn” at St. John’s Community Park in Corbin. Call 231-3458 or 521-0345.

CPL Storytime

Corbin Public Library’s Storytime will be at 11 a.m. Saturday. Call 528-6366.

Redbud Trails Pageant

The Miss Redbud Trails Pageant will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 17, at Union College’s Boatman Chapel.

God’s Touch singing

God’s Touch Ministries welcomes Risen at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 17. Call 309-8113.

Sunday, March 18

Parkway Healing Room

Parkway Church of God  will  have someone available to pray with anyone in need of healing from 3-5 p.m. Sundays. Call 215-1460.

Deliverance guest speaker

Deliverance Church welcomes the Rev. Jim Connaster at 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Call 344-0925.

North Corbin singing

North Corbin Missionary Baptist Church welcomes Sounds of Grace at 6 p.m. Sunday. Call 528-9884.

St. Camillus Open House

St. Camillus Academy will have an open house  for Montessori students and grades K-8 from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday. Call 528-5077.

Monday, march 19

Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous support fellowship meets Monday through Friday in London and in Corbin. Confidential. Call 606-309-6977 or 606-344-7097.

CPL Hunger Games party

Corbin Public Library will host a teens grades 6-12 Hunger Games party from 5-7 p.m. Thursday. Registration due by Monday at 528-6366.

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