, Corbin, KY


June 26, 2012

Calendar - June 19, 2012

CORBIN — 4th of july celebrations


Red, White & Boom is Saturday, June 30, at SCC Laurel Campus, featuring music by Good Vibrations. Festivities begin at 3 p.m. Fireworks at dusk.


Festivities begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 4, at the Amphitheater behind the Barbourville Water Park. Includes car show and live music. Fireworks begin at 9:45 p.m. or dusk.



Festivities begin with a parade downtown at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Cornhole tournament sign up at 3 p.m. Picnic in the Park (Kentucky Splash) begins at 7 p.m. Includes hotdog eating contest, duck race. Fireworks at dark. Call 549-6065.

Tuesday, June 19

Shoot Hoops Not Drugs

Former University of Kentucky All-star Jeff Sheppard will host a free basketball camp at 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, at Boston Elementary School in Williamsburg. Call 1-866-678-6483.

CPL Squallis Puppets

Corbin Public Library will feature the Squallis Puppets show, “Rage-O-Saurus Rex,” at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesday. Call 528-6366.

London-Laurel Tourism

The London-Laurel County tourist Commission will meet at 11:30 Tuesday at the Heritage Hills Banquet Hall.

Southern KY Chamber

Gov. Steve Beshear will be the guest speaker at the Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce meeting at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, June 19, at the Corbin Tech Center. RSVP at 528-6390.

DAV state service officer

A Disabled American Veteran state service officer will be at the London DAV building Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to noon. Call 877-1308 or 862-0032.

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.

Thursday, June 21

CPL classical guitar concert

Corbin Public Library presents award winning classical guitarist Peter Fletcher in a free concert at 7 p.m. Thursday. Seating limited. Call 528-6366 for tickets.

Twilight Cemetery Walk

A Twilight Cemetery Walk will begin at 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Highland Cemetery. Includes paranormal tales, discussions of stones and notable persons interred there.

Thursday Night Live

Thursday Night Live will be from 8-10 p.m. Thursday at the London Cumberland Valley National Bank featuring the Shane Wooten Band and Angie Patton.

CPL teen scavenger hunt

Corbin Public Library Teen Thursdays features a scavenger hunt at 5 p.m. Thursday. Call 528-6366.

Friday, June 22

Dayspring family fun night

Dayspring Family Worship Center will have a community Family Fun Night at 6 p.m. Friday. Call 627-1151 or 261-0185.

LCPL children’s movie

Laurel County Public Library will have a children’s matinee movie at 2 p.m. Friday. Call 864-5759 to register.

CPL stone carving workshop

Corbin Public Library will  host two stone carving workshops Friday, June 22. The 3 p.m. workshop is for ages 5-17. The 5 p.m. workshop. Register at 528-6366.

LCPL Flat-footing

Laurel County Public Library will host a program on flat-footing (or buck dancing) from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, June 22. Includes beginners dance lesson. Call 864-5759.

Williamsburg blood drive

Williamsburg Whitley County Health Department will host a blood drive from 2-4 p.m. Friday. All donors registered to win Toyota RAV4.

Saturday, June 23


The Hollingsworth-Moore family reunion will be Saturday at the Cumberland Falls camping area. E-mail or call 937-446-3005.

Benefit car wash

A car wash will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Advanced Auto Parts in Williamsburg to help raise money for Hope Grubb to travel to Chicago, Il., to audition for American Idol. Call 521-6129.

Roaden reunion relocated

The Charlie Roaden reunion scheduled for Saturday has been relocated to Frankfort Baptist Church due to downtown sewer problems. Call 528-5479.

Honor & Remember Ride

Honor & Remember, Kentucky Chapter is sponsoring the first annual Benefit Hero Ride Saturday beginning with registration at 9 a.m. at Wildcat Harley-Davidson. Call 280-0764.

Corbin blood drive

Tri-County Cineplex will host a blood drive from 4-7 p.m. Saturday.

Black Bears and You

The U.S. Forest Service will give a talk on black bears in the Laurel Lake area at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Holly Bay Campfire Circle Theater.

Lynn Camp Class of 1972

Lynn Camp High School Class of 1972’s 40th class reunion will be at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at The Depot on Main. Call 528-2828.

CRCC photo fundraiser

Cumberland River Comprehensive Care Corbin ADT is offering a photo package to help raise money for a resident Christmas party. Order deadline is Monday. Photos will be taken July 6-7 at First Assembly Church. Call 521-7140 or 231-0900.

Sunday, June 24

Cedar Gap VBS

Cedar Gap Vacation Bible School will be from 6-8 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. Sponsored by Spartenburg Baptist Church. Transportation available. Call 620-5924.

Monday, June 25

Adoption Support Group

The Adoption Support Group of Kentucky meets at 6 p.m. the last Monday of the month at the Little Learners Education Center in London and the last Thursday of the month at the Whitley County Public Library. Babysitting and refreshments provided. Call 309-7165.

New Vision VBS

New Vision Pentecostal Church Vacation Bible School will be from 7-9 p.m. daily through Friday. Call 277-0504.

Whitley Primary SBDMC

Whitley Central Primary Site Based Decision Making Council will meet at 3 p.m. Monday in the conference room.

CPL Sit & Stitch

Corbin Public Library’s Sit & Stitch group will meet at 5 p.m. Monday. Call 528-6366.

Piney Grove summer lunch

Piney Grove Baptist Church, Corbin, will serve lunch to youth ages 18 and under at 12:30 p.m. weekdays through the end of July. Call 344-0712.

Oak Grove Kids Camp

Oak Grove Kid’s Camp 2012 for kindergarten through 6th grades will be Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon daily at the Oak Grove Elementary School football field. Lunch provided. Call 528-8124 or 524-8124.

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