Community and Church Events- Tuesday, January 15, 2019
The children of Jill Flannery are in need of help with their mother’s funeral expenses. Jill was killed in a tragic accident last Thursday just outside of Park City. Donations may be sent to Patton Funeral Home, Brownsville Chapel. For more information call 597-2136 or 773-4060.
Community Action of Southern Kentucky has begun the “Crisis” portion of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program. This program assists households that are in a home heating crisis. For more information call 651-8171.
Caverna High School SBDM Council will meet today at 4:30PM in the library.
The Barren County Middle School SBDM Council will meet today at 3:30pm at the school.
The spring WOW semester at Glasgow Cumberland Presbyterian begins this Wednesday, January 16, from 5:15PM to 7PM. This is a time for conversation over a good meal, prayer, Bible study, and silly games. Supper is $5 for adults and is free to students under 18. Bible studies for children, youth, and adults begin at 6:00. GCPC is located at the corner of Cherry and Cumberland Streets in Glasgow.
The American Red Cross will have a blood drive this Thursday, January 17 at the Barren County YMCA from 10AM to 2PM.
Brother Dale Hawkins will preach at the Kirby Grove Baptist Church this Saturday at 7pm.
The annual Dr. MLK Youth Celebration will be held this Sunday, January 20 at 6PM. Guest will be Pastor Kendall Ford of Woodsonville Baptist Church in Munfordville. Music will be provided by the Liberty District Community Youth Choir. Rev Dr Michael D Rice is the pastor.
The annual Dr MLK Celebration will continue at 12noon Monday, January 21 with a prayer vigil at the courthouse followed by the march to the First Baptist Church. Guest will be Pastor Barrett Wright of the First Baptist Church in Scottsville. Music will be provided by Destined for Purpose. Dr. Michael D. Rice is the host pastor. For more information call 579-8313.
Glasgow City Hall will be closed on Monday, January 21 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr Holiday. Garbage that day will be picked up the following day on Tuesday, January 22. Glasgow Landfill will be closed and there will be no city bus services that day.
Cave City- City Hall will be closed Monday January 21, in observance of Martin Luther King’s birthday. Trash pickup will be on Tuesday, January 22. There will be recycling on Tuesday from 8:00 AM to 12:00 M.
Ralphies Fun Center will offer a $12 wristband next Monday, January 21 for the Martin Luther King Holiday. This includes, unlimited bowling, skating, mini golf, time freak and inflatables for 10 and under. Skating and Laser Tag will be offered for $5.
Sandhill Crane Tours will be offered Wednesday, January 23 through Sunday, January 27 at Barren River State Park. Participants can register for one of two trips, the morning sunrise or the sunset trip. Registration fee is $45 per adult,$40 for seniors and $30 per child for 8 to 12years old which includes, educational sessions, box lunch, long sleeve T-Shirt and your choice of a morning or afternoon tour by van. Call the park at 646-2151 for more information and reservations.
The Barren County Historical Society will meet on Thursday, January 24 at 6pm at the Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library. Sam Terry will speak on “Letters to Lottie: The Fort Williams Correspondence.” The program will highlight letters written by an Illinois Soldier to his wife between September 1861 and December 1863 with many months being encamped at Fort Williams.
The Barren County Republican Women’s Club will meet on Thursday, January 24 at 5:30 pm at the Glasgow Square Government Center building, 3rd Floor, Fiscal Courtroom. Women and men are welcome. Call 270-590-9656 for more information.
The American Red Cross is urging people to donate this month to help meet the need for blood and platelets. Several opportunities in this area which include Wednesday, January 30 at Bowling Community Park in Edmonton from 1 to 6PM.
LifeSkills, Inc. Therapeutic Foster Care works with children who have a variety of needs; and offers training, support and financial assistance to therapeutic foster parents. If you would like to learn more, there is an information meeting Thursday, February 7 starting at 6pm, located at LifeSkills, Inc. Please contact Amanda Niedwick at 270-901-5753 for more information.
The Barren County Republican Party is hosting their annual Lincoln Day Dinner on Saturday, February 9 at the Cave City Convention Center. Doors open at 5:00 pm and the program will start at 6:00pm. For tickets call 270-404-0161 or 270-576-6220 or 270-651-8108.
The Friends of the Library are hosting their annual sweet winter event, Chocolate around the World, Saturday, February 9 from 9AM to 3PM at the library. Sample chocolate from 3 countries for $2 or from 6 countries for $3 and vote for your favorite. Books, CDs, movies and delicious baked goods for you and your Valentine will be available for purchase. As an added treat, meet children’s author Ethan Goodrum, who will be selling and autographing his picture book “Night Derby”. All proceeds support the library’s science, technology, engineering, art and math programs for children. For more information contact the library at 270-651-2824.
Barren County Middle School SBDM Council will meet on Tuesday, February 19 at the school.