Breast Cancer Awareness Month
To promote breast cancer awareness month this month, Hair Force One will be collecting old bras from Oct. 12-22 at both their Stanton and Clay City locations. Please stop in and donate your old bras to a good cause!
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.
PCHS Class of 1979 Reunion
The reunion will be held Saturday, Oct. 24 from 5-9 p.m. at the Powell County Lions Club Park. Invitations were mailed Sept. 23.
If you have questions, would like to help in the planning or do not receive an invitation by Oct. 1, contact Jon Skidmore (w) 606-663-2598, (h) 606-663-5452. Cost will be $20.00 per person. We need old school pictures for the slide show.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Powell County Health Department and the Powell County Extension Office will hold a series of four Diabetes 101 classes on Tuesdays- Oct. 20, 27, Nov. 3 and 10. The classes will begin at 6 p.m. and will be held at the Powell County Extension Office. Different topics will be covered each night such as an overview of diabetes, meal plans, medications and insulin and preventing complications. The classes are free and participants will receive cookbooks and other giveaways. Please call Stacy Crase at 663-6871 ext. 3 or Pam Dooley at 663-6405 to register.