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Pancake Breakfast with Santa

Dec 6, 2014 10:00 AM

Letcher Elementary School
Mark your calendars....Santa Claus is coming to Letcher Elementary School! The LES PTO will be hosting a Pancake Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus on Saturday December 6 at 10:00am. Bring your family to enjoy a hot breakfast and a visit with Santa. There will be pictures with Santa available for sale that day, as well. All proceeds will go to help the LES PTO purchase new technology for the classrooms.

Bridget Back (606) 634-2281 bback@ekcep.org


Letcher Elementary School PTO Holiday Bazaar

Nov 15, 2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Letcher
The Letcher Elementary School PTO will host a Holiday Bazaar at LES on Saturday, November 15, 2014. The bazaar will be open to the public from 10am to 4pm. Vendors will be on hand selling homemade Christmas items. Come out and do your Christmas shopping or load up on your ornaments. Entry into the Bazaar is free!

Bridget Back (606) 634-2281 bback@ekcep.org


KRCC Healthy Baby Workshop

Nov 13, 2014 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Letcher County Extension Office, Whitesburg, KY
Workshop activities include information about having a healthy baby. All women completing the workshop will receive FREE BABY ITEMS PLUS DOOR PRIZES AND LUNCH PROVIDED!!!
*All pregnant women, in Letcher & surrounding
counties, up to two months post-partum are invited to attend. No registration required.

Phillis Combs at (606) 436-5761 extension 5008


Know the 10 Warning Signs of Dementia

Oct 30, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Whitesburg
Your memory often changes as you grow older, but memory loss that disrupts daily life is not a typical part of aging. It may be a symptom of dementia. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Presented by the Letcher County Library District in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, this workshop will teach what to look for and what to do if you detect signs of dementia in yourself or someone you love. Registration required; to register call the library at 606-633-7547 or the Alzheimer’s Association at 1-800-272-3900.

Date: October 30, 2014
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
Location: Harry M. Caudill Library
220 Main Street
Whitesburg, KY


Lina Tidal, Harry M. Tidal, Library Director, 606-633-7547; Renee Chase, 859-266-5283


Spring Teaching Conference - 2014

Cornerstone Church, 676 Hwy 2034, Whitesburg, KY
Ministering Friday, April 25 at 7:00 p.m.... Dr. Darrell Huffman, Huntington, WV; Saturday, April 26th at 7:00 pm is Lawrence Bishop, Jr., Solid Rock Church, Monroe, OH; and, Sunday, April 27 at 11:00 a.m. ministering will be Evangelist Mike Manuel, Logan, WV

For more information contact Cornerstone Church, Whitesburg, KY. 606-633-9944


Insect Pest In Service

Letcher County Extension Office, 478 Extension Drive, Located off the Whitesburg Bypass and Stone Ave.
Insect Pest In-Service
Dr. Mike Potter and Dr. Lee Townsend From the University of Kentucky
Department of Entomology
will be speaking on
Spiders, Head Lice, Bed Bugs and Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs (basically home or building invaders).
Monday, march 17, 2014
9a.m. until 2p.m.
Letcher County Extension Office
Located off of the Whitesburg By-Pass and Stone Ave.
*Lunch will be provided*
Please RSVP to Shad Baker at 606-633-2362
A Must Attend for county agents,
health care providers (health dept., hospitals, nursing homes, EMS, etc.)
apartment communities/multi-unit housing, hotels/motels
public schools, colleges govt. entities such as social services, fire departments, police, solid waste (those that pick up beds and such from the curb) Senior Citizen Centers, pest control companies
“If you haven’t encountered ANY of these Home Invaders, it’s only a matter of time”

Shad Baker, Ag Agent for Letcher County 606-633-2362


LITTLE SHEPHERD OUTDOOR DRAMA AUDITIONS

Jenkins, Kentucky - Main Street
Auditions for major parts & supporting roles open

Tryouts for major parts & supporting roles

Saturday, March 8 10 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday, March 9 - 2 PM - 5 PM

Don Amburgey - 606-832-1453 or 832-2945
Email: littleshepherd@windstream.net



Letcher County Central High School Archery Team Yard Sale

185 circle drive, whitesburg, ky- old vocational school
Lots of items for sale. Rain or shine it is indoors
Friday, February 28 and Saturday March 1, 2014 from 9am-3pm

Melissa Cole @ 606-632-1526


1st annual Miz Valentine Womanless Pageant

Letcher County Central High School Auditorium Whitesburg, KY
The fellows will compete in Valentine wear and Dress for the title of Miz Valentine. All Proceeds go to the LCCHS Archery Team. $5.00 admission and concession available.

April Back-Stevens, 606-335-0261


Ladies' Auxiliary Christmas Bazaar

Burdine Freewill Baptist Church
Soup beans & Hot dogs dinners
Pumpkin rolls and other homemade baked goods and candies.
Homemade crafts.

Gail Johnson
gailjohnson@burdinefreewill.com




Santa in Blackey

Dec 14, 2012 6:30 P.M.

Blackey Senior Citizens Building
Letcher Fire and Rescue will be having santa in Blackey. Santa will be giving presents and treats to all local community children.

Gary Rogers,Chief of Letcher Fire and Rescue, 606-633-8058.


Haunted House sponsored by the Jenkins Fire Corp and Fire Dept.

Oct 19, 2012 6:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M.

Oct 20, 2012 6:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M.

Oct 26, 2012 6:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M.

Oct 27, 2012 6:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M.

Oct 28, 2012 6:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M.

Oct 30, 2012 6:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M.

at the Old Jenkins High School on Main Street
$5.00 per person COME IF YOU DARE!!!!!


Jenkins Fire Dept. 832-0060 or 832-1419


Camp BEGOMI Bike Ride

Sep 22, 2012 11:00 A.M.

Meet at Railroad Museum, Jenkins, Kentucky
Bike riders are invited to ride and help raise money to send kids to youth camp 2013.

David Back 606-832-2932
Carl "King" Addington 606-832-2687



UNITED FOR COAL Across The Nation

Oct 13, 2012 2:00 P.M.-3:00 P.M.

Along US 23 North from Letcher County to Floyd County
Join the Thousands who will join hands in unity with the Coal Miners and their Families!

Allen Gibson (606)205-8491


Vacation Bible School

Jun 11, 2012 - Jun 15, 2012 6:00 P.M.-8:30 P.M.

Fleming-Neon Church of God, Neon KY
Daily Bible study with games, crafts, and loads of fun.

Pastor Freddy Johnson 606 832-1269, or youth leader Cindy Vance 606 855-7861


Bluegrass By The Creek

Jun 2, 2012 11:00 A.M.-9:00 P.M.

Hallie(Letcher Co,) Kentucky
4th annual bluegrass festivalCampbell's Branch Community Center $5.00 Adults-Children Free

Darlene Campbell (606) 633-7929


CHRISTIAN MOTORCYCLE ASSOCIATION - RUN FOR THE SON

WHITESBURG-BAKER BUILDING PARKING LOT
100 MILE MOTORCYCLE RIDE---RIDE LEAVES AT 1;30 P. M.

CALL FRED 832-2996 OR DAVID 633-4617


"THIS HOPE" CONCERT

FAITH COMMUNITY CHURCH WHITESBURG KY
3RD ANNUAL HOMECOMING FOR FAITH COMMUNITY CHURCH.
"THIS HOPE" is a group of five young men who present ministry through music.

Pastor Dock Frazier
606-633-7828



A Time To Change

Neon City Stage, Neon, KY
A ministry event hosted by Ignite Ministries about change. Caleb Howard will be speaking, Penny Road Praise Team will be doing worship, and Revelation 22 Drama team will doing dramas.

Mistie Johnson 606-634-4233


Autism Awareness Bike Ride & Bike Night for Autism Awareness

Whitesburg Kentucky
This is a benefit ride to raise money for autism awarness and a fun event to raise awareness in our community.

Jackie Mullins Burke 606-832-1297
or Donna Halcomb 606-335-0110