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Garrard & Lincoln County Earth Day/Watershed Festival

Apr 18, 2015 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Garrard County High School - Lancaster, KY
Celebrate Earth Day and water quality at the Garrard & Lincoln County Earth Day / Watershed Festival. Enjoy a day of nature walks, fashion shows, student exhibits, workshops, live music, food, and shopping!


Vendors, contact Deb Larkin at 1-866-222-1648 to register!

Crystal Barnes

Boyle County Earth Day & Watershed Festival

Apr 25, 2015 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Bluegrass Community and Technical College - Danville, KY
Get to Know your H20 at the Boyle County Earth Day & Watershed Festival. Enjoy a day of bike rides, contests, workshops, nature hikes, music, good food, and shopping!


Vendors, register at

Crystal Barnes

An Evening with Dr. Ben Carson

Feb 12, 2015 7:30 PM

Danville, Kentucky
Tickets for “An Evening with Dr. Ben Carson” will be sold through the Norton Center ticket office at: 1-877-HIT-SHOW or 859-236-4692. Tickets are also available for a private VIP reception, prior to the event, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. (The VIP dinner with Dr. Carson following his speech is already sold out.) - See more at:

Angela Allen, Communications Chair, Boyle County GOP, 859-516-3073

Great American Brass Band Festival

Jun 4, 2015 - Jun 7, 2015 Starting June 4th @ 2:00 PM and Ending June 7th @ 5:00 PM

Danville, Kentucky
The Festival is a live brass music event with no admission charge. Featured events are the parade, picnic, children's activities, New Orlean's style party, and Swing dance. What better way to spend a summer weekend then with free live brass music, delicious food, and family fun!

Niki Kinkade, 859-319-8426

The Great American Brass Band Festival

Danville, Kentucky
Free festival, open to the public featuring great live brass band music, children's activities, picnic, parade, balloon race, and other family friendly events. June 5-8.

Niki Kinkade, 859-319-8426,

Dancing with the Danvilel STARS

Sep 15, 2012 6:00 P.M.-8:30 P.M.

Danville High School, Lexington Avenue, Danville KY
On behalf of the Danville Schools Education Foundation (DSEF), I would like to cordially invite you to join us in presenting an exciting and entertaining fundraiser for the Danville Schools this fall. To kick the school year off, DSEF will host the first annual "Dancing With the Danville STARS!" from 6-8:30pm on September 15, 2012 at Danville High School Gravely Auditorium.

Seven daring couples have agreed to participate in this exciting event! Representing Jennie Rogers Elementary School are Gina Bernard (Principal) and Brent Beauman (Teacher); Toliver Elementary, Judy (Principal) and Mike Spellacy (Husband); Hogsett Elementary, Rebecca (Principal) and Justin Doolin (Husband); Bate Middle School, Robin Moler (Teacher) and Bruce Caudill (Former Student); Danville High School, Vaughn Little (Teacher) and Tina Wray (District Director of Special Programs). Dr. Carmen Coleman (Superintendant) and her husband, Scott, will represent the Central Office while James and Artie Atkins will represent the Danville community.

All donations and ticket sales will provide the Danville teachers and staff with the opportunity to apply for mini grants for their students and classrooms. The Danville Schools Education Foundation has been able to assist the schools with monetary support to initiatives such as Danville Kids’ University and Williamsburg and Northern Kentucky field trips. In addition, the Foundation has helped to provide opportunities for students in technology, music, visual arts and drama district wide and added a goal to assist Bate Middle School in acquiring science and technology equipment.

Attached is a flyer for the event.

Feel free to contact me for any additional information.


Danielle L. Dampier

Public Relations Chairperson


Danielle L. Dampier
Public Relations Chairperson

WestCare Recovery Fair

Sep 17, 2012 11:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.

Boyle County Jail, Bypass, Danville, KY
September is National Recovery Month (, and the Substance Abuse Program at Westcare's Danville / Boyle County Detention Center is sponsoring a Recovery Fair. The speakers are fantastic and local public figures. For years, Dr. Burns Brady headed up Kentucky's Physicians Health Foundation (previously Impaired Physicians Foundation) which helps doctors with addiction issues. Dr. Karen Shay, is a Morehead dentist and national advocate for recovery, who speaks from the heart about the loss of her child to addiction. Jerod Thomas, the Westcare Director at the Boyle County Substance Abuse Program, will speak of his own journey, including the loss of a promising NFL career, and his struggles back to life and ultimately to the position of the Director at the facility. And finally, Justice Mary Noble will speak. Justice Noble has championed the cause of recovery and has always recognized that reducing addiction reduces crime. Justice Noble started the Fayette County Drug Court Program many years ago.

Jerod Thomas, Director
Boyle County Substance Abuse Program
Cell #: 859-421-7720

Christmas Blessings Silent Auction

Nov 16, 2012 11:00 A.M.-6:30 P.M.

Community Room Inter-County Energy Danville Office
Inter-County Energy will hold the 5th Annual Christmas Blessings Silent Auction on November 16, 2012 to raise money for six local families who are in need this Christmas. We will be contacting the Family Resource Centers at the local schools to obtain the names of the families. All proceeds from the auction will be used to purchase gifts for each child and groceries for each family. The silent auction will be open to the public on Friday, November 16, 2012 from 11am to 6:30pm in the community room at the Inter-County Energy Danville office.
We would like to request your help in our effort to give these families a very special Christmas. Any item you could donate for our auction would be greatly appreciated. Your business name will be displayed at the auction along with your donated item.

If you are able to make a donation, please send an email to or contact me by phone at (859)936-7821 or (888)266-7322 toll-free.

Donations may be mailed to: Attn: Farrah Coleman Inter-County Energy PO Box 87 Danville, KY 40423-0087.
We appreciate your support.

College Prep Genius presents: Master the SAT/PSAT !

Grace Presbyterian Church 180 Bold Venture, Danville, KY
This 2-day course is designed to give students all the tools needed to conquer the SAT adn PSAT/NMSQT. Students will learn the logical patterns behind the test questions as well as strategies that can help increase their test scores tremendously! The cost is $179 per student/ $99 for siblings. Students not only receive 10 hours of class instruction but, take home 4 disc DVD class review, College Prep Genius workbook and manual!

Andrea Pettus

Keith Medley and his 27 string guitar In Concert

Danville High School's Gravely Hall - 203 E. Lexington Ave, Danville
YouTube sensation Keith Medley with 350,000+ views will be performing live
tickets are $15 at the door

Jack Covell (859) 319-0773
Laura Covell (859) 319-3016