VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT RECTOR'S FLAT BAPTIST CHURCH
Rector's Flat will be having Vacation Bible School June 20-24 from
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The theme is "Big Apple Adventure," kick-off will
start on Monday with inflatables. There are classes for all ages.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT BIG SPRING BAPTIST CHURCH
Big Spring Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School June
20-24. It will start at 6 p.m. every night except Friday which will
begin at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT OLD BETHEL BIBLE CHURCH
Old Bethel Bible Church will be having Vacation Bible School June
20-24 from 6 to 8 p.m. ET.
ARC CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP SATURDAY NIGHT SINGING AND BEAN SUPPER
The ARC Christian Fellowship will be having a Saturday Night Singing
and Bean Supper on Saturday, June 18 at 5 p.m. The featured music
will be artist Tashia Creech. The singing evangelist, Rick
Seagreaves, Aleene New, The Joyful Spirits Ministries, Doug Worley,
Sister Leona Garland and Sister Jenny and Amanda Neely.
For more information call 606-348-9832 or 606-307-5451.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT FAITH UNITED BAPTIST CHURCH
Faith United Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School
June 20-24 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. This year's theme is "Inside Out and
Upside Down on Main Street." There will be classes for preschool to
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT ROGERS GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Rogers Grove Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School
starting on Sunday, June 19 and continuing through Friday, June 24.
Classes will start at 6 p.m. and end at 8:15. There will be classes
for both children and adults. There will also be a picnic on Friday.
The Huffaker/Morgan reunion will be held this Saturday, June 18 at
10 a.m. at the Monticello United Methodist Church which is located at
145 Michigan Ave. Lunch will be served at noon. Please bring a
covered dish and come visit with family and friends.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT PARNELL BAPTIST CHURCH
Parnell Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School this
week thru Friday, June 17 at 6:30 p.m.each night.
KY PROUD FOOD PRESERVATION AND COMMUNITY CANNING DAYS
KY Proud Food Preservation and Community Canning Days are here.
Intro. to Food Preservation and Pressure Canning will be held on June
16 at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Pickles and Relishes will be on June
28 at 6 p.m.; KY Proud Recipe Taste Testing (EXPO) will be July 7 at
10 a.m., 12 noon, 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.; Tomatoes, Soups and Salsa will
be on July 25 at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Open canning days will be
August 1-5 and 8-12 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. You can come use our
pressure canners, hot water bath canners and kitchens to can your
produce. FCS staff will be on hand to assist and answer any questions.
All classes will be held at the Wayne County Cooperative Extension
Office. If you have any questions call 348-8453.
KENTUCKY FOOTHILLS THIRD ANNUAL EAGLES NEST CAMP MEETING 2011
The Kentucky Foothills Third Annual Eagles Nest Camp Meeting will be
held at the Albany Fairgrounds July 14-16 from 6-7 p.m. The special
singers will be The Blantons, The Schofields and Shawna Huesman.
There will be a special youth service. The special preaching will be
done by Dr. Todd Br. Zike, Mr. Donnie Bunch and evangelist Mike
Blanton. Call for RV hookups-as we have some free limited spaces.
The Lovell Reunion will be held July 2 beginning at 10 a.m. at the
Boston Farm at 579 Boston Rd., Monticello, Ky. The farm is located
off Hwy. 1275 between Mill Springs Park and Conley Bottom Road. The
reunion is for descendents of Micajah and Matilda Kelly Lovell. A
potluck lunch will be served around noon.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT SPANN HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Vacation Bible School at Spann Hill Baptist Church will be held this
week thru June 17 at 6:30 each evening. Classes for all ages.
Everyone is welcome.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT MONTICELLO CHURCH OF CHRIST
Monticello Church of Christ will be having Vacation Bible School
June 15 thru June 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. each night. The theme this year
is "Believe It or Not." Come and learn with us how wonderful is the
God we serve.
RICKMAN-WILLIAMS HOME VETERANS ASSISTED CARE
An auction will be held on Saturday, June 25 at the Monticello-Wayne
County Park at 11:30 a.m. to help raise funds to buy items necessary
to open a Veterans Assisted Care Home on Kendrick Ave. The funds will
go to buy items such as dressers, twin beds, dinette tables and more.
For more information contact Regina Williams at 348-4659 or 307-2529.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT FALL CREEK UNITED
Fall Creek United Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School
June 20-24 from 6 until 8 p.m. nightly. This year's Bible School
theme is "Sonsurf."
VETERANS ASSISTANCE OFFICER TO ASSIST AREA VETERANS
Gary D. Jones, Field Representative for the Kentucky Dept. of
Veterans Affairs, will be available to assist area veterans in Wayne
County at the National Guard Armory on Tuesday, June 21 from 9 a.m.
to 12 noon. Veterans and their families will be provided counseling
and assistance in filing claims for state and federal benefits.
Veterans should bring a copy of their DD214 (record of military
service) with them, if they have it and any other documents they feel
could help with their claim. For further info., or if you have any
questions, call Jones at 800-850-1392 or 270-651-9578.
LET'S HIKE ON THE LONGEST DAY TO PLAY
On June 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. you can enjoy guided hikes on the
new hiking trails. There will be hikes led at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1
p.m. Wayne County Schools will be providing lunch to participants 18
and under at 11:30 a.m.
Educational displays and active games will be available next to the
Tot Lot in the back of the park, at the trail entrance. There will
also be a free swim night at the ASPIRE Center from 6-8 p.m.
All Upchurch relatives are invited to the Upchurch reunion on
Saturday, June 18 at 12 noon at the ASPIRE Center.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH
The First Christian Church, located at 80 Michigan Avenue, will be
having Vacation Bible School from June 19-24 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
There will be classes for preschool to 6th grade. For more
information call 348-5131.
UNITED WAY OF SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY 26TH ANNUAL GOLF SCRAMBLE
The United Way of South Central Kentucky 26th Annual Golf Scramble
will be held on Wednesday, August 3, at noon at Eagle's Nest Country
Club. There is a four-person scramble format (golfers must wear
collared shirts), There is a cost of $75 per player or $300 per team
which includes green fees, carts, prizes, mulligans and skirts. The
deadline for entries is August 1.
AMERICAN RED CROSS
Since the end of March, the American Red Cross has responded to a
string of deadly tornadoes and flooding in several states from
Mississippi to Montana. Through community support and donations we
are able to continue to provide disaster relief. We need volunteers
and local businesses to assist and right now the need is high. The
Lake Cumberland Area Chapter of the American Red Cross relies on the
generosity of others to provide these vital services. For more
information on ways to help call 606-678-4364.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT MONTICELLO BAPTIST TABERNACLE
Monticello Baptist Tabernacle will be having Vacation Bible School
June 6-10 from 6-8:30 p.m. nightly. There are classes for ages 2-
adult. Pastor Bro. Roy Gregory and the congregation invite everyone
to attend. For more information, call 606-307-5372 or 606-348-9470.
Camp Promise-Bereavement Camp for Kids is sponsored by Hospice of
Lake Cumberland. Camp Promise is a free overnight camp designed to
help children ages 6-16 cope with the loss of a loved one. Children
participate in activities that inform, educate and provide
opportunities to talk about the very difficult aspects of loss. The
camp also includes outdoor activities such as pond fishing, horse
back riding and games. The game is held in Russell County at Lily
Creek Pay Lake. The camp is led by Hospice staff and volunteers. It
will be held June 10 and 11 and is open to any child who has
experience the loss of a loved one. Please register with Tammy or
Laura at 679-4389 or 800-937-9596. Registration is limited.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT GAP CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH
Gap Creek Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School June
13-17 from 6 to 8 p.m. nightly. Everyone is invited to attend.
The late Willie and Florence Turpin family reunion will be held on
Sunday, June 12 at the Monticello/Wayne County Memorial Park in the
large shelter house. All relatives are invited to attend and bring a
covered dish and enjoy the day.
PRESERVATION SKILLS CLASSES
On Thursday, June 16 the Cooperative Extension Office will be
holding three canning classes at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. in the
lower level kitchen. This will be a great starter course for those
just learning to can. Some of the things you will learn is how to
properly and safely use a pressure canner, use the water bath method,
how to freeze, and dry foods. Please call the Cooperative Extension
Office at 348-8453 to register for this class.
The ancestors of the late Mahala and John Shelby (Cody) Barnett will
meet at the large shelter house at the Monticello/Wayne County
Memorial Park on Saturday, June 18. Lunch will start at 12 noon.
Please bring a covered dish or two, old photos and stories to share.
Everyone is invited to come out and have a great day.
WAYNE COUNTY FAIR BEAUTY PAGEANT
The Wayne County Fair beauty pageant registration will be Saturday,
June 18 in the gazebo at the park from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. For more
information contact Michele Alley at 307-7477 or email
DONATIONS ARE NEEDED FOR
TAYLOR'S GROVE CEMETERY
Donations are needed for the upkeep of the Taylor's Grove Cemetery.
If interested in making a donation you can give it to any member of
the Cemetery Committee: Danny Morgan, Dennis Piercy or Waylan Piercy
or you may mail the donation to 436 Davis Rd., Albany, Ky. 42602.
4TH ANNUALCUMBERALND CRUSHERS COACH PITCH CLASSIC
The 4th Annual Cumberland Crushers Coach Pitch Classic will be held
Friday, June 24-Saturday, June 25 at the Russell Springs City Park
for ages eight and under. For more information contact Brentley Bault
at 270-566-2529 or Kerry Harris 270-866-1473.
REVIVAL IN WAYNE COUNTY PRAYER MEETINGS
Revival in Wayne County Prayer meetings (or at your own church) for
Wayne County Ministers and concerned Christians, on every Tuesday at
1:30 p.m. For more information contact Bro. Bob Schaeffer, 348-5581.
WAYNE COUNTY FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETINGS
The Wayne County Family Resource Center Advisory Council conducts
meetings on the second Wednesday of every other month at 12 noon in
the Family Resource Center office at Bell Elementary office at Bell
WAYNE COUNTY REPUBLICAN WOMEN MEETINGS
The WRW (Wayne Republican Women) meets the second Tuesday of each
month at 5 p.m. at the ASPIRE Center. Everyone interested in
attending is welcome. For more information call 348-9250.
DONATIONS TO PLEASANT HILL CEMETERY
If you have loved ones buried in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery and you
would like to help with the mowing this summer then contact any
member of the cemetery committee-Earl Neal, Robert Lee Hancock, Glen
Bertram or Hobert Brown. All donations will be appreciated.
JESUS' LIGHTHOUSE GOSPEL SINGING AND SUPPER
Jesus' Lighthouse will be having a gospel singing and supper every
third Saturday of the month. Everyone is welcome to attend.
WAYNE COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY MONTHLY MEETINGS
The Wayne County Humane Society will hold monthly meetings starting
in April and continuing until September on the third Tuesday of every
month. The meetings will be held at the United Methodist Church
starting at 6 p.m.
WAYNE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1960-61 50TH CLASS REUNION
The Wayne County High School Class of 1960-61 will be celebrating
their 50th reunion on September 2 and 3. Everyone who attended class
from 1957-58 and 1960-61 is invited to attend. For reservations and
more information call 348-7670 or 348-7239 or 348-8981.
LIVING WELL WITH DIABETES
Learn how you can manage diabetes by taking the free Living Well
with Diabetes classes that are offered at the Wayne County Health
Classes will be June 21 and 28 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Preregistration
is required for evening sessions and the support group.
For more information or to preregister call 1-800-928-4416 ext.
DONATIONS NEEDED FOR THE OLD
Donations are needed for the upkeep of The Old Monticello Cemetery.
Donations are tax deductible. Send donations to: P.O. Box 401,
Monticello, Ky. 42633.
The local Wayne County KY-ASAP (Agency for Substance Abuse Policy)
Board meets the first Thursday of February, June, August, October,
December in 2011 at 8:30 a.m. in the Wayne County Hospital Conference
The public is welcome to attend this meeting. Please call the chair
Kathryn Tucker at 348-9343 to be put on the agenda.
SECOND CHANCE OUTREACH CENTER
Second Chance Outreach Center is a non-profit Christ centered
addiction recovery program serving your local community.
If you or someone you know is struggling with substance abuse or
addictive behaviors please feel free to call 24 hours for a free over
the phone consultation or referral at 1-270-384-9548, or visit us at
NEW COVENANT FELLOWSHIP CHURCH SERVICE AND LUNCH
New Covenant Fellowship Church will be having a covered dish lunch
after 10 a.m. the first Sunday of every month. The church is located
at the corner of 1275 and Bell Lane. The Pastor is Jerry Munsey.
Everyone is welcome to attend.
COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS LAKE
A local chapter of The Compassionate Friends has been started in the
Monticello area. The Compassionate Friends is a mutual assistance,
self-help organization offering friendship and understanding to
families who have experienced the death of a child. The organization
welcomes bereaved parents, adult siblings, grandparents, and
immediate family members to its meetings.
Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month at Monticello
United Methodist Church, 145 Michigan Avenue at 7 p.m. For additional
information contact Jenny West, Chapter Leader at 340-1955.
An Open Grief Support Group, hosted by Hospice of Lake Cumberland,
will be held the second Monday of every month from 6-8 p.m., EST at
the Hospice of Lake Cumberland Monticello office, located at 1219
North Main Street, Suite 5.