The churches and political leaders in Estill County along with some state senators will have an assembly of Prayer for the county and state.We will gather at 4 p.m. May 29 at the Estill County Fairgrounds. Everyone from Estill and surrounding counties are invited to come out and join us. We are standing on the promises of God’s word. We’re taking back our city. For more information contact Pastor Bill Wesley 606-723-0829.
The basement sale at St. Elizabeth Church, Ravenna will be Wednesday, June 2 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and June 3 from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be clothes, new toys, household, jewelry. Sister Mary David and Sister Andrew from the St. Benedict Monastery will be present on Wednesday from 7 am. to 1 p.m. They are looking forward to seeing their friends here. Please stop by and say hello.
The Estill County Historical and Genealogical Society will meet Tuesday, June 1 at the home of Gene and Eva Watson at McIntosh Hollow for their annual picnic. Bring a covered dish. Following the dinner, there will be an auction with items provided by the members. All proceeds from the auction will be used to make museum improvements.
High Schools’ Reunion
The Estill/Irvine High School reunion is scheduled for Saturday, June 19 at Estill County High School. For further information call 606-723-5268. There will be a Sock Hop Friday, June 18 at the old Ravenna Armory from 7 to 9 p.m.; admission will be $2. Those interested in decorating, baking or donating anything for the events call Sara Noland at 723-5268. Items are also needed for a few baskets to be auctioned, proceeds go to scholarships. The reunion committee will meet May 27 at 7 p.m. at the Irvine United Methodist Church, Main Street to work on baskets and finish plans. June 10 will be the last meeting at 7:30 p.m. at the Estill County Public Library.
The Alumni Cruise for Irvine and Estill High graduates will be in October. For information contact Amy Noland-Hughes at email@example.com, or Mary Durbin Singleton at firstname.lastname@example.org or www.crjuisevacationtravel.com, click on cruise groups, click on Estill County High school and Irvine High School to view the details.
Relay for Life
The Estill County Relay for Life will be June 11 at the Estill High School track. Anyone interested in forming a team or for more information attend the Relay meetings held the second Tuesday of each month.
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 is 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.