SBDM Parent Election
Nominations for parent representatives on the PCHS School-Based Decision Making Committee will be accepted until April 19. The election will take place on Thursday, April 26 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. in the PCHS library. Absentee ballots will be available April 20 until April 25. Absentee ballots shall be returned by April 26 at 3:30 p.m. to the front office at PCHS. All votes will be counted at 7 p.m. on April 26.
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 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.
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 Officer
The next Disabled American Veteran Service Officer will be available on Friday, April 20 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
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.
Powell County Tourism Commission
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.
A Veteran’s Benefits Field Representative will be at the Powell County Courthouse in Stanton, Kentucky on the first Thursday of each month. The hours are from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. For further information call toll free 1-866-376-0308.
Clay City Site Base
The Clay City Elementary SBDM will meet the second Thursday of every month at 5:15 p.m.
PCMS Site Base
The Powell County Middle School Site Base Council will have regular meetings on the second Tuesday of every month at 4:30 p.m.
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.
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
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.
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