September 24, 2009
Powell County Library
Story Time at the Powell County Public Library is every Thursday from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. for ages 3 to 5 years. We will read stories, do crafts and sometimes a movie.
Sponsored by the PCHS Cheerleaders. Come and meet your favorite Princess, take pictures, get autographs, make crafts, and have Tea with Alice in Wonderland. Finish the evening with a carriage ride with Cinderella and Prince Charming on Saturday, Nov 14 from 4-8 pm at the Powell County High School. Tickets $10 in advance or $12 at door and may be purchased from any cheerleader or Coach Terena Wallingford. Call 606-663-0760 or 606-422-6096 or visit our website www.powellpiratecheerleaders.com1 A limited number of tickets will be sold. Tickets go on sale Monday, Sept 28.
Little League Baseball Elections
The Powell County Little League will be holding their annual election for the Board of Directors at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 27 at Senior Citizen’s Building at the Stanton City Park. Little League International regulations state that in order to be eligible to vote in elections you must have volunteered for Little League, in the current season in any capacity such as a Coach, Team Mom, concessions, field maintenance, etc.
Everyone is welcome to attend the meeting, and if you were a volunteer, to vote in the elctions. Our players need you. Come be a part of an awesome organization and support youth baseball in Powell County.
Nurse Aide Training
Community Education, a program of the Clark County Schools, will be offering State Registered Nurse Aide Training on Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning Sept. 22. Classes will meet 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Clark County Area Technology Center, 650 Boone Ave., Winchester. The cost is $220 and textbooks are available at Bethany Book Room in Winchester. State testing fee of $75 will be collected in mid-November, toward the end of the course. The instructor is Heather Abner. Contact 859-745-3946 for more information or to register. Checks can be made payable to Community Education and mailed to 24 W. Lexington Ave., Suite 220, Winchester, KY 40391. Students must register and pay in advance by September 17.
Class of 1969 40 Year Reunion
Make plans to attend the 1969 40 Year Class Reunion at Powell County High Cafeteria on Oct. 3, 2009. The doors will open at 5 p.m.; dinner will be served at 6 p.m. The dinner will consist of salad, steak, baked potato, drinks, and dessert and prepared by the Powell County Cattlemen Association. If you have questions, please contact: Kay Epperson-(606)663-5266; Sandy Hall-(606)663-5278; Kay Stewart-(859) 498-8925; Thelma Skidmore-(606) 663-5253. If you have any high school photos you can share for the slideshow, contact Sandy Hall, or upload on the PCHS Class of 1969 Facebook page. Hope to see all 1969 graduates!
Community Education, a program of the Clark County Schools, is offering the following classes in August and September: Basic Computer Skills, Beginning Beading, Budo Fitness, Concealed Carry Weapons Training, Conversational Spanish, Cooking, Crochet, Fast Food at Home (making healthy and fast family meals), Knitting, Middle Eastern Dance, Monday Yoga, Salsa Dancing, Shaolin Kung Fu, Tai Chi, Tax Free Investing (Free), Web Design, Wednesday Yoga.
For more information, or to register, contact Cora Heffner or Lisa Stephens at 859-745-3946 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Students must register and pay in advance by sending payment to 24 W. Lexington Ave., Suite 220, Winchester, KY 40391.
The Powell County DAV Chapter #103 has changed their meeting dates from the third Tuesday of each month to the second Thursday at 6 p.m.
Powell County Diabetes Support Group
Kentucky River Foothills Rural Health Network is sponsoring a Diabetes Support Class. Classes will meet every second Thursday of the month. Classes meet at the Powell Adult Day Care (behind Foothills Mobile Clinic) in Clay City from 4-5 p.m. For more info, please call Tena at 663-9011
The Powell County Alumni Association will meet the first Tuesday of each month at the Powell County Public Library at 7 p.m. Call 663-5209 for more details.
Carrying Concealed Deadly Weapons Class will be held Saturday, Oct. 3 at the Stanton Fire Department beginning at 9 a.m. For more information call 859-771-5872 or 606-663-5672.
PCMS Discipline Committee Meeting
The Powell County Middle School Discipline Committee will meet after school on Sept. 28 at 4 p.m. to discuss the Middle School Athletic Policy and Dress Code. The meeting will be held in the library and all interested parties are invited to attend.
Higher Education Meeting
The Powell County Higher Education Development Board will meet on the third Thursday of each month at the Powell County High School Library at 6 p.m.
ASAP Parenting Classes Offered
The Local Estill/Powell Counties Kentucky A.S.A.P. (Agency on Substance Abuse Policy) Board will be providing a series of five parenting classes for FREE. Leaders will use the evidence-based curriculum, Guiding Good Choices. It is geared for parents and caregivers of children ages 9-14 years of age. Classes will be held every Wednesday at the Powell County Extension Office from 6:30-8:30 p.m. beginning Sept. 23 and will conclude on Oct. 21. For more information and to register, please call Sherrie Hale at the Health Department at 663-4360, or Tena Pelfrey at the Foothills Mobile Clinic at 663-9011.
Berea Health Ministry Clinic in Berea provides medical care for you. If you have no health insurance or have lost your job, call the clinic (859) 986-1274) for an appointment. We are here to serve you.
Certified Phlebotomy Classes
Become a Certified Phlebotomist, learn to draw blood for hospitals, doctors offices, private insurance companies, etc. Classes are 6-8 weeks long, all materials provided. Classes held in Powell County. This class is accredited and certified by the International Academy of Phlebotomy Sciences (IAPS). For more information call: Carole Marcum (606) 464-0354 or Edwinna Knox (606) 663-8108; can leave a message if no answer.
Powell County Democrats In Action
The Powell County Democrats in Action group meets on the third Thursday each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Powell County Courthouse.