Ladies Spring Fling
The 8th Annual Ladies Spring Fling is scheduled for Thursday, April 12 at the Stanton Christian Church located on Church Street. There will be good food, warm fellowship, joyful singing, an uplifting message, gift baskets and door prizes. This year’s theme is “This Little Light of Mine.” The activities are from 6 to 8 p.m. and registration begins at 5:45 p.m. Come and share your light!
4-H Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Powell County’s 4-H Teen Club will sponsor Breakfast with the Easter Bunny on Saturday, April 7 at the Powell County Extension Office. An all-you-can-eat-buffett will be served from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Children under 12 will receive a complimentary photo with the Easter Bunny. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $7 or at the door for $10. Call 663-6405 for more details or to pre-order.
Adult Softball League
Boone’s Creek Baptist Camp is now taking signups for their Men and Women’s Summer Softball League. Signups will be taken until April 15. Individuals or Teams wanting to play, please contact, Gale Holbrook, Camp Manager at 859-744-0037 or 859-771-2136.
AmVets Post 67, Clay City, monthly meeting, the first Sunday every month at 2 p.m., Pick ‘n Grin, Bluegrass music free every Friday night! Bingo every Monday at 6:30 p.m.
Yoga for Beginners
Free beginner yoga classes will be held on Mondays- April 9, 16, 23 and 30 at 4:30 p.m. at the Powell County Extension Office. Poses will be taught in a very basic format and all ages are invited to attend. For more information, please call Stacy Crase at Foothills Health and Wellness Center at 663-9011.
Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retirees will meet at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 10 at the Union Hall on Bloomfield Road. Following the business meeting, members and guests will gather at DJ’s on the Winchester bypass, across from Frisch’s for lunch. All retirees and former employees are welcome at lunch!
The 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. Powell County Public Library Board Meeting will be held on the third Monday of the month at 4 p.m. in the library.
Disabled American Veteran Meeting
The Monthly Meeting of the Powell County Disabled American Veterans Powell County Chapter # 103 is held on the second Thursday each month at 30 Bright Street Stanton at 6 p.m. For information call Joe Neal 663-5895.
Disabled American Veteran Service
The next Disabled American Veteran Service Officer will be available on Friday, April 6 from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the DAV meeting Hall 30 Bright Street Stanton. For information call Joe Neal 663-5895.
GED exam cost is now FREE!
Visit MSU-Powell County Adult Education to prepare for your GED exam. Call 606-663-1948
Boonesboro Lioness Auction
The 23rd Annual Boonesboro Lioness Auction, sponsored by the Boonesboro Lioness Club to benefit Hospice East, will be held on Friday, April 7. The bake sale begins at 4 p.m and the auction begins at 6 p.m. Refreshments will be served. It will be held at the First Church of God located at 2500 Colby Road in Winchester and is open to the public. For more information call Debbie Jones at 859-744-9866.
Genealogy Help Desk
The Red River Historical Society and Museum located at 4541 Main Street in Clay City has opened a Genealogy Help Desk. It will be staffed by members of the historical society and members of the Red River Valley Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). If you are researching your Eastern Kentucky roots we hope we can be of some help to you. The hours are 2 to 5 p.m. each Sunday at the museum.
The regular board meetings are held every fourth Wednesday at 1 pm. The meetings are held at the office in Slade (behind the red caboose). For more information call 606-663-1161.
Friends of PC Pets Meetings
Friends of Powell County’s Pets hold their monthly meetings at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of every month at the Powell County Public Library. If you have any questions or you would like to volunteer or foster, please stop by.
There wil be a rabies clinic on Saturday, May 5. The times and locations are as follows:
1:00 – 1:30 West Bend – West Bend First Church of God, 8891 Winchester Road
1:45 – 2:15 Clay City – AMVETS Building
2:30 – 3:00 Stanton – Powell County High School Bus Garage
3:15 – 3:45 Bowen – Bowen First Church of God
Rabies Shot $5. Other vaccines available. Times may vary depending on participation. Sponsored by: Stanton Veterinary Clinic and Powell County Health Department.
Brianna’s Sanctuary Meetings
Brianna’s Sanctuary & Rescue monthly meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on the second Friday of each month, at the Powell County Public Library. If you would like to volunteer or find out the requirements for fostering, come by and join us. For questions call (606) 663-2353 or (859) 576-4846.
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 7 p.m.
Berea Health Ministry has new hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9a.m. to 9 p.m.; Wednesday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 1p.m. to 9 p.m. 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.