Community and Church Events -Sunday, March 22, 2020
Mt Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church will not hold services in person on Sundays to adhere to CDC guidelines. Please check our webpage and Facebook page for our recorded message from our pastor, Bro. Cody Mutter. The website is www.mtpisgahbaptistchurch-glasgowky.com.
Community Action of Southern Kentucky, Inc is accepting applications for a $1000 Grant Scholarship. The scholarship helps provide training or retraining for the Barren County job market. This is for income-eligible individuals wanting to return to school or continue their education and he be used for fees, tuition or textbooks at a college or university, vocational school or trade program. Applicants must live in Barren County and must have a high school diploma or the equivalent and must show proof of household income. Applications are due today. For more information call 651-8171.
Barren County Historical Society will not have a meeting or program due to the concern over the over the Covid-19 virus. We will evaluate again the first of April and will announce our decision.
Siloam Baptist Church will cancel services until April 1 due to COVID-19 precautions. Live services will be aired on Facebook and the church website on Sunday morning, Sunday evening and Wednesday evening. Our website address is siloambaptistglasgow.com.
Grider Memorial Baptist Church will not have services today. If you need more information please call 590-6693.
East Main United Methodist Church will not have any services today but will resume on Sunday, March 29 at 9:30AM. The pastor is Bob Cooper. For more information call 590-1863.
Glasgow City Clean Up Week will be from March 23 through March 27. Extra trash will be picked up on the same day as your regular garbage day pickup. Items must be curb side by 7AM. Do not place under trees, light poles, trailer or next to mailbox. Small items must be bagged or boxes. Appliances, types of liquid, pesticides, auto batteries and parts, asbestos, tires and construction materials will not be accepted. For information on tire and oil disposal contact Glasgow Tire and Auto, Wal- Mart Automotive Center or Tractor Supply Company.
South Barren Volunteer Fire Department will hold their Annual Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, March 28 from 6 to 10AM. All you can eat pancakes, sausage, biscuits and gravy for $5 for six and older and children under six eat free. All proceeds benefit the Fire Department. This is a free service. For more information call 651-3338.
The Barren River Animal Welfare Association will sponsor “Pictures with the Easter Bunny” on Sunday, March 29 from 2 to 4Pm. The event will be held at 175 Trojan Trail and the cost is $8 per pet. There will be a raffle basket, prize eggs and cookies and punch. Pictures may be picked up after April 3.
The Red Fiddlers will perform a concert at the Mary Wood Weldon Library on Tuesday, March 31 at 6PM. Their music includes Celtic, Bluegrass, Western Swing, and Blues.
Learn about some of the best apps for enhancing your life and having fun with your tablet at the Mary Wood Weldon Library on Friday, April 3 at 10AM. You must bring your own device and understand how to download apps. Sign up at the library.
Volunteers are needed to help with meal service, clerical and office duties, housekeeping, errands, social visits and community events. Any amount of time will do and flexible schedules allow you to lend a hand when you can. Medical experience is not necessary to become a hospice volunteer. To find out more about becoming a volunteer, please call T.J. Samson’s Hospice program at 270-651-4430 or visit www.tjsamson.org.
The South Central Kentucky Cultural Center has began a Capital Campaign with a goal to raise $50,000 to complete construction on the third floor, rework a section in the Military area to better display more military artifacts and update antiquated computer technology. You may donate in person at the Cultural Center; you may a donation by mailing your donation to PO Box 1714, Glasgow, KY 42142-1714, go to Cultural Center website and donate via Pay Pal or you may purchase a memorial brick for $100 and it will be engraved in memory of or in honor of a loved one and will be place in the entrance way at the museum. Any amount donated is appreciated. No donation is too small.
Cave City Proud is seeking photos and brief information on Cave City Veterans of any era for a Veterans Tribute Wall. There would be a minimum $5 donation required to defer expenses of frames and photo reproductions. Photos will not be returned. Send your photos to Cave City Proud, PO Box 45, Cave City, KY 42127. For more information contact: Pat Hatcher – 270-773-4319 or Seaborn Ellzey – 270-590-3022.
Community Action of Southern Kentucky is operating the “Crisis” portion of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program. The program is operated on a first come first serve basic until Federal funds are exhausted. Applications are taken at your local Community Action Community Service Office in your county.
The Barren County Middle School SBDM Council will meet on April 21 at 3:30pm at the school.
A health fair for kids at the Barren County YMCA will be held on Saturday, April 18 from 11am – 2pm. It will be held immediately after Butterflies for Maddie, and is open to anyone who would like to come. We are having free vision and dental screenings, food vendors, Big Red, BRAWA, inflatables, games, martial arts instructors, and much more.
The Barren River Child Advocacy Center’s “Great Teddy Bear Run of 2020” will be held Saturday, April 25. Bikers have been showing up since 1999 to take a stand against child abuse in our community. The line up for the parade is at Harley Davidson of Bowling Green and the parade will leave at 11:15AM sharp for the 13 mile run. Registration begins at 9AM. There will be music and live entertainment, plus there will be a Harley Davidson Gift Certificates Raffle. Lunch will be provided free for the first 500 to register. For more information go to http://bracad.org or call 270-783-4357.
The Barren County Middle School SBDM Council will meet on May 19 at 3:30pm at the school.