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.
Community Education, a program of the Clark County Schools, is offering the following classes in October and November: Basic of Word Processing, Beading (Holiday), Concealed Carry Weapons Training, Middle Eastern Dance, Monday Yoga, Polymer Clay-Christmas Ornaments, Self Defense for Women, Shaolin Kung Fu, Street Smarts and Personal Safety (Free), Swing and Line Dancing, Tai Chi, Tax Free Investing (Free), Urban/Outdoor Survival (Free), Wednesday Yoga, State Registered Nurse Aide (starts in January). For more information, or to register, contact Cora Heffner or Lisa Stephens at 859-745-3946 or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Students must register and pay in advance by sending payment to 24 W. Lexington Ave., Suite 220, Winchester, KY 40391.
Do you know how to play cribbage? Do you want to learn? If you are interested in playing or learning to play contact Henry Andrews at 663-6281. Meetings will be held at the AmVets Building.
Boys Basketball Sign-ups
The Powell County Boys Elementary Basketball sign-ups will be held at Stanton Elementary Gym on Thursday, Nov. 19, 6-8 p.m. Last date for sign-ups will be Nov. 19. Registration fee is $30.00 per child. For more information, you may contact Glenna Gentry-Blythe at (606) 663-3300.
Nutrition and Beginners Yoga Workshop
Foothills Community Action Partnership is offering a FREE Weight Management and Yoga Workshop. The workshop will offer valuable tips and suggestions for people trying to lose weight and get fit. The 4 week workshop will meet on Thursdays from 5 – 6 p.m. Each week the first half of the class will cover topics regarding weight management and will include some food demonstrations. The second half of the class will be beginner’s yoga, so please wear comfortable clothes and shoes and bring a towel or yoga mat. Bring your spouse, a friend or significant other and discover the advantages of working together toward their weight loss/fitness goals. The workshop begins Nov. 5, 2009 and will meet at the Foothills Office at 176 Twelfth Street, Clay City. To register for the workshop or if you have questions call Lelia Elam RD, LD or Tena Pelfrey at 606-723-6629 or 606-663-9011. Workshop Schedule: Nov. 5, 12, 19 from 5 – 6 p.m., Dec. 3 from 5 – 6 p.m.
FC of Kentucky, a U11 girls select soccer team is looking for players for Madison indoor (current session), and for the spring select season. If you are interested, please contact Mike B. at 859-595-7389.
How to Establish a Drug-Free Home
The local Estill/Powell Counties Kentucky ASAP (Agency on Substance Abuse Policy) Board will be providing a series of 5 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 Tuesday at the Head Start Building located on Ladonna Drive in Clay City from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Classes will take place on November 10, 17, Dec. 1, 8, and 15. For more information and to register, please call Sherrie Hale at the Health Department at 663-4360 or Crystal Knox at Head Start at 663-2937.
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.
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.
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.