, Corbin, KY


August 29, 2012

Calendar - Aug. 24, 2012

CORBIN — Animal Shelter 5K Run/Walk

The Knox/Whitley Animal Shelter 5th 5K Run/Walk for Homeless Animals and 1 or 2 Mile Dogwalk will be Saturday,  Sept. 22, at the Corbin High School track.  Registration forms can be picked up at the Runners Shop or Baptist Family Fitness in Corbin.  Call 606-526-6925 or email for more info.

London High School 1962

The London High School 1962 reunion committee is looking for contact information on former classmates. Call 878-7562.

Donations needed

Donations of light snacks or a silent auction item are needed for a National Infant and Pregnancy Loss Awareness Day candlelight vigil on Oct. 13. Call Amy at 344-2815 or 528-1212, ext. 4609.

CHS Yearbooks

The 2011-2012 Corbin High School Yearbooks can be picked up Monday through Friday, 9:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Mrs. Lewis’ room, D205. A limited number of extra yearbooks are available. Call Mrs. Lewis at 528-3902.

Friday, Aug. 24

LCPL movie night

Laurel County Public Library’s movie night begins at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24. Register at 864-5759.

Daniel Boone unveiling

The Daniel Boone Festival Committee will unveil a life-sized bronze statue of Daniel Boone at 10 a.m. Friday in front of the Barbourville courthouse.

Shape Note singing

Lessons on Shape Note singing of old time gospel music will be at 7 p.m. Friday at the Whitley County Extension Community Center. Call 549-7373.

Back to School Kids Crusade

First Pentecostal Church of London will hold a Back to School Kids Crusade Friday through Sunday at 7 p.m. nightly and at 10:45 a.m. Sunday for children of all ages. Call 864-4811.

CPL 52 Weeks of Giving

Corbin Public Library’s 52 Weeks of Giving will meet at 5 p.m. Friday to make origami flowers, Petals for Pals.    Call 528-6366.

Pleasant View revival

Pleasant View United Methodist Church will be in revival Friday through Sunday, Aug. 24-26, at 7 p.m. nightly. Call 549-2564.

CPL animal sleepover

Corbin Public Library will host its 3rd Annual Stuffed Animal Sleepover at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24. Pick up your stuffed animal at 11 a.m. Saturday, and find out what happened the night before.  Call 528-6366.

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. Call 549-0818.

Saturday, Aug. 25

Carwash fundraiser

Honor and Remember Kentucky Chapter will hold a car wash from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Hometown Bank on Falls Road in Corbin. Call 280-0764.

Shady Grove homecoming

Shady Grove Church of God will celebrate homecoming at 7 p.m. Saturday and at noon Sunday. Call 528-9293.

Barton Old Fashion Night

Barton Chapel Church of God will have Old Fashion Night at 7 p.m. Saturday with music by The Country Boys and guest speaker J.D. Goins. Call 523-2248.

W’burg music jam

A community music jam will be from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the Whitley County Extension Community Center as part of the Smithsonian New Harmonies Exhibit. Call 549-7373.

Falls square dance

Cumberland Falls State Park will host a family square dance at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Pavilion.

Faber chicken & dumplings

Faber Baptist Church will have a chicken & dumpling dinner from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday. Carry out available. Proceeds to benefit church mission projects. Call 523-9722 or 523-0425.


Whitley County Farmer’s Market will host a SalsaFest featuring live music, dancing and a salsa tasting contest beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday. Call 549-1430.

WCPL Looney Loom Knitting

Whitley County Public Library will host a workshop on making flat panels with the Looney Loom Knitting set. Call 549-0818.

Kiss Tribute Band

The Kiss Tribute Band will perform Saturday, Aug. 25, at the Laurel County Fairgrounds. Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. Call 606-678-0203.

Sunday, Aug. 26

Jack’s Fork homecoming

Jack’s Fork Church of God will celebrate homecoming at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Douglas Hill and music by the Sound of Praise. Call 523-0451.

Whetstone homecoming

Whetstone Christian Church will celebrate homecoming with Jim Cook at 11 a.m. Sunday. Call 521-3242.

Bethlehem homecoming

Bethlehem Baptist Church will celebrate homecoming at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with music by the Sounds of Faith. Call 528-4033.

Felts Chapel cookout

Felts Chapel United Methodist Church will host a community cookout following morning service, Sunday. Call 877-3063

Level Green homecoming

Level Green Baptist Church will celebrate homecoming at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with music by Higher Ground and The Chimney Rock Boys. Call 864-5892.

Pleasant Ridge homecoming

Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church will celebrate homecoming at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with guest speaker Bro. Gary Peavley and music by the Leamon Messer Family from Manchester. Call 521-5510

Monday, aug. 27

Whitley Central SBDMC

Whitley Central Intermediate School will hold its regular monthly Site Base Decision Making Council meeting on Monday at 3 p.m.

Falls Jam session

Cumberland Falls State Resort Park’s Monday night jam session will be from 6-10 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27, at DuPont Lodge. Call 800-325-0063.

Appalachian Film Series

Whitley County Extension Community Center, as part of the Appalshop Film Screening Series, will present “Lily May Ledford” and “Morgan Sexton,” both banjo players from East Kentucky at 6 p.m. Monday.

Adoption Support Group

Adoption Support Group of Kentucky will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the Little Learners Education Center.  Babysitting and refreshments provided. Call 309-7165.

Pittsburg Pageant signups

Open registration for the Pittsburg pageant will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday at Pittsburg Memorial Park. Call 526-9058.

WCPL Love and Learn

Whitley County Public Library’s Love and Learn Evening Craft Madness will be  from 5-7 p.m. Monday for ages 4 through adult. Call 549-0818.

Narcotics Anonymous

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

LCPL Cake Decorating

A demonstration of basic cake icing and decorating techniques will be from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday at the Laurel County Public Library. Call 864-5759.

Tuesday, Aug. 28

Parkway community dinner

Parkway Ministries will host a free community dinner from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday. Call 528-8100.

Lynn Camp SBDMC

The Lynn Camp Schools Site Based Decision Making Council meeting is Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.

Simple Living field trip

The Simple Living Group will have a guided tour to the Robin and Richard Jones farm at 4 p.m. Tuesday to learn about a KY Fish and Wildlife stream restoration project Potluck dinner to follow. Call 606-546-3447.

Instrument Petting Zoo

Whitley County Extension Community Center will have traditional and unusual instruments available that children can feel, explore and try out at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Call 549-7373.

Whitley Cty Youth Services

Whitley County Middle School Youth Services Center Advisory Council meeting will be at noon Tuesday  in the library.  Parents, students, and community partners are welcome.

Keavy DAV service officer

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

Knox Chamber

Knox County Chamber of Commerce will meet at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at the Union College Student Center.

Knox Democratic Women

Knox County Democratic Women will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28, at the Knox Public Library. Includes potluck supper and guest speaker Ralph Hoskins followed by the  movie “The Iron Jawed Angels.” Call 545-3556.

Wednesday, Aug. 29

Senior Box Pickup

Corbin Presbyterian Church’s Senior Box pickup will be from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Aug. 29. Call 528-1444.

Locals on ‘Toddlers & Tiaras’

Local girls Emma Brock (Corbin) and Destiney Christian (London) will be featured on “Toddlers & Tiaras” at 9 p.m. Wednesday. Viewing parties will be held at David’s Steak House and Tumble Station in London. Call 261-53822.

Battle of the Bands

Amvets Post 116 will host a Battle of the Bands Wednesday, Aug. 29. Signups are at 3 p.m. Competition begins at 7 p.m. Call 523-9027.

Celebrate Recovery Program

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

Brush Arbor anniversary

The 50th Anniversary of the Old-Fashioned Brush Arbor in Williamsburg will be Aug. 29-Sept. 2. Visit Call 606-786-4941.

Thursday, Aug. 30

W’burg Girl Scout-A-Palooza

Girls grades K-12 are invited to the 2nd annual Scout-A-Palooza at the Whitley County Extension Office in Goldbug from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30. Please bring a non-perishable food item. Includes games, presentations and snacks. Call 878-8535.

Adoption Support Group

Adoption Support Group of Kentucky will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Whitley County Public Library. Babysitting and refreshments provided. Call 309-7165.

Friday, Aug. 31

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. Call 549-0818.

Whitley East FRC Council

Whitley East Family Resource Center Advisory Council will meet at 1 p.m. Friday. Includes refreshments. Call 549-7877.

Living Waters yard sale

Living Waters Pentecostal Church Youth will hold an indoor yard sale Friday and Saturday, Aug. 31-Sept. 1, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Concessions will be available. Call 620-7187.

Central Baptist singing

Central Baptist Church welcomes Squire Parsons at 7 p.m. Friday. Call 528-6650.

Appalachian Fiddle Music

Scott Moore, fiddler, will perform and speak about Appalachian fiddle music. Community jam session to follow program. Call 549-7373.

Pittsburg Homecoming

The 77th Annual Pittsburg Homecoming will be Friday through Sunday at the Pittsburg Memorial Park. Anyone wishing to perform, call 526-9058.

Lynn Camp 92-94

The RSVP deadline for the Sept. 29 Lynn Camp High School classes of 1992-94’s reunion is Friday, Aug. 31. Call 606-620-8350.

Saturday, Sept. 1

Corbin Yard Sale

A community yard sale will be held on Depot Street beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday. There is no fee and it is first come, first serve on space. The yard sale will be the first Saturday of the month while there is good weather.

Level Green craft/bake sale

Level Green Baptist Church women will hold a crafts and bake sale beginning at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Dollar Store in Keavy. Call 528-8522.

Prayer on the Square

Meet at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, in front of the courthouse for Barbourvlle’s Prayer on the Square.

WCHS Class of 1977

Whitley County High School Class of 1977’s reunion will be Saturday at the high school cafeteria. Call 524-4874, 344-5939 or 344-2536.

Parkway medical clinic

Parkway Ministries will host a free medical clinic for anyone with no form of insurance from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Call 528-8100.

Poplar Creek reunion

The Poplar Creek High School Reunion/potluck will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, at Briar Creek Park, Shelter No. 4. Call 549-0387.

Rockholds High Reunion

The annual Rockholds High School reunion will begin at noon Saturday, Sept. 1. Call 523-9434 or 549-9687.

Corbin Pow Wow

The Corbin Pow Wow will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday and noon Sunday on Falls Highway at the 5th Street intersection behind the Brown Cow. Call 528-6342.

Sunday, Sept. 2

Faith Assembly guest

Faith Assembly of God in London welcomes evangelist and soloist Randy Ruiz at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2. Call 864-9422.

Park Hill fish fry

Park Hill Pentecostal Church will have a fish fry from 6-8 p.m. Sunday. Carryout available. Call 528-3459.

Prewitt reunion/potluck

The Peter and Nannie Hayes Prewitt Family Reunion is Sunday, Sept. 2, at the Merry Jeffers Center. Dinner will be at 1 p.m. Call 549-0512.

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