Teen Game Night
The next teen game night will be held Thursday, April 15 from 4-7 p.m. at the Estill County Library. There will be Wii, Xbox 360 and board games for ages 12-17, but other kids are welcome too. Bring any video game you’d like to share with others, but make sure they are PG. Call to let us know you are coming or just stop by.
Free Diabetes Self Management Classes offered at Mountain Crest, but open to public. Classes will begin Tuesday, April 13 at 1 p.m. Lots of great diabetes information and giveaways. Please call to reserve your seat, as space is limited: Courtney @ 723-5181, Debra @ 723-3116
Estill County Retired Teachers will meet Monday, April 12, at 1:30 p.m. at the Estill County Public Library. Randy Lawson, Lexington, will bring the program from the Blue Grass Area on Aging. He will have all kinds of information about where you can get help for you or someone in your care. Please come. Everyone is welcome.
The American Legion Post #79 annual fishing tournament will be held Saturday, April 24 beginning with breakfast and sign-up at 6 a.m. Tournament is from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., weigh-in time.
Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retiree will hold their monthly business meeting 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 13 at the Union Hall on Bloomfield Road. Following the meeting, members and guests will meet at the Steak House on Lexington Avenue in Winchester for lunch.
American Legion Ladies
In observance of Easter, the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary monthly meeting will be held April 11 at 2 p.m.
St. Elizabeth Church Basement Sale Thursday, April 8, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Clothing for men, women, children and infants, sewing material and many other items.
Boones Creek Softball Signups
Boone’s Creek Baptist Camp is now taking sign ups for the men and women’s softball league.Individuals or teams, contact Virginia Gilpin at 859-744-0865 for more information.
Census workers are still needed for Estill County. Call 1-866-861-2010.
The Estill County Senior Citizens Center will have sign-ups for commodities on the April 21, between 8 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at the center on Stacy Lane. Bring proof of income of everyone in the household and a utility bill with physical address. Call Diana at 723-4787 for more information.
Class of 1975
All members of the ECHS Class of 1975 are invited to a spring lunch gathering Saturday, April 10 at 11 a.m. at Cedar Village Restaurant. This will be an opportunity to reconnect and begin planning for our 35th class reunion. If you can attend, RSVP to Lisa at 859-582-7763 or email: ECHS1975@bellsouth.net
Financial Peace Classes
Financial Peace Classes, using Dave Ramsey’s video and material will meet every Tuesday for 12 weeks April 13-July 6 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Rice Station Christian Church. To register call or email: Bill Arrowood, 859-624-4116 ext. 306; cell: 859-582-8784/ firstname.lastname@example.org or call Rev. Kirt Scott 606-723-4791; email@example.com There is no cost to residents of Estill, Powell, Madison or Clark counties.
Would your church, youth group, sport organization or civic organization like to earn extra money while keeping Estill County beautiful? We are currently making road assignments for 2010 in our Adopt-A-Road Program. All groups that have participated in the past will also need to contact our office to let us know if you are still interested in participating. If you are interested please call Kim Dawes at Judge-Executive Wallace Taylor’s office at 606-723-7524.
ECHS Class of 2000
Anyone interested in more information regarding the 10-year reunion of the Class of 2000, contact Nivra Arvin Lainhart at 606-975-0416. Hope to hear from you soon.
Veterans Benefits Rep
A veterans benefits field representative will be at the National Guard Armory, 335 Cow Creek Road, Ravenna on the first Thursday of each month from 1-3:30 p.m. Veterans and their dependents will receive assistance filing for federal and state veterans benefits. The service ie free. Veterans need to furnish copies of pertinent documentation to verify eligibility. For more information call 1-866-376-0308.
The Estill County Community Food Bank needs to stock the shelves of the pantry. A collection container will be located in the Extension Office and other places where donations of non-perishable items (canned, boxed foods, etc.) may be dropped off. Please help support this worthy program to help the less fortunate.
Mommie and Me
Mommie and Me Storytime groups will be every Wednesday at 10 a.m. and every Friday at 10:30 a.m. These groups are for children ages 2 through 5. Bring your child to the library for a story, an art activity, and a snack. Call 723-3030 for more information.