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The American Red Cross encourages people to donate blood or platelets, volunteer their time or sign up to organize a blood drive. There will be several opportunities this month to donate blood. For more information you can call 1-800-RED-CROSS, or visit the website www.redcrossblood.org.
March 27: 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Ch, 210 South Washington Street
March 31: 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Hickman County High School, 416 Waterfield North
March 28: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at American Legion, 211 South 7th
Caring and Sharing, located behind Glendale Church of Christ in Murray, provides a charity food pantry on Mondays from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. as well as a clothing ministry on Tuesdays from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Caring and Sharing invites you to join them for a Bible study followed by a free meal on Tuesdays from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Caring and Sharing accepts new and used clothes from 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesdays. For more information you can call Karl at 270-293-8854.
The Marshall County Public Library Benton Branch is hosting free in-person tax preparation services during the upcoming tax season. The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide will be offering free tax preparation to anyone of any age by appointment only, each Tuesday in March and April from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. For more information or to make an appointment call 270-527-9969.
Mark Lowry, Cana’s Voice, and Stan Whitmire will be in concert Thursday, March 23, at Heartland Worship Center, located at 4777 Alben Barkley Drive in Paducah. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the concert begin at 7:00. Ticket prices and more information can be found at www.imcconcerts.com.
The Talleys will be in concert Friday, March 24 starting at 7:00 p.m. The concert will be held at Midway Baptist Church, located on 4184 Highway 126 in Princeton. Admission is free but a love offering will be taken. For more information call Wesley Curtis at 270-625-3512.
The Jerry Simpson Band will be in concert Saturday, March 25 starting at 7:00 p.m. at Rita’s Front Porch, located on 335 Princeton Street in Saint Charles, KY. For more information call 270-635-1533.
The Sneed Family and The Jerry Simpson Band will be in concert Sunday, March 26 starting at 6:00 p.m. at First General Baptist Church, located on 900 West Center Street in Madisonville. For more information call 270-635-1533.
Grapevine Baptist Church, located on 85 Sandcut Road in Madisonville is hosting a “Camp Meeting” Wednesday, April 19 – Friday, April 21 starting at 6:30 p.m. Dr. Bob Morrison will be the speaker and guest artists include The Tribute Quartet, The Childress Family and The Grapevine Worship Choir. For more information call 270-825-5117.
Southern Gospel Singers United presents their 3rd Annual Spring Convention, Friday April 28 and Saturday April 29 at Yellow Creek Baptist Church, located on 4506 Ellis Mills Road in Cumberland City TN. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the concert starts at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free. Featured artists include: Mitchel Jon, The Liberty Boys, For Heaven’s Sake, By Grace, Mitch Pullen, Steve Ladd and so many more. For more information or the full line up list, call 931-217-1645 or 270-227-0611.
The Jerry Simpson will be in concert Saturday, August 19 starting at 6:00 p.m. at New Hope Holiness, located on 19000 Dawson Springs Road in Dawson Springs, KY. For more information call 270-635-1533.
The McCracken County Conservation District will be giving away free tree seedlings on Thursday, March 23 and Friday, March 24 at their office, located on 5470 US Highway 60 West in Paducah. The will be open from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. both days until the trees are gone. Seedling type varies between persimmon, white oak, southern red oak, yellow poplar, chestnut oak, grey dogwood, roughleaf dogwood, eastern redbud and loblolly. For more information or questions call 270-408-1244 or 270-554-5242 or email email@example.com.
Murray Calloway County Hospital is hosting a free screening for good health, Saturday March 25 from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. It will be held at the South Tower entrance on Vine Street, on the second floor of the MCCH Outpatient Surgery Waiting Area. Free screenings include BMI, Waist circumference, blood pressure, breast exams as well as Lipids and Glucose for which a 12 hour fast is required and water is encouraged. There will also be physicians on site to meet and greet as well as learn more about services offered. There will be refreshments and door prizes. For more information or questions call 270-762-1381 and ask for the Marketing Department.
Tinsel Town Tuesdays hosted by New Life Church is showing free movies every month on Murray State’s Campus on the 3rd Floor of the Curris Center starting at 7:00 p.m. The next feature will be March 28 – Ratchet and Clank.
Central Church of Christ, located on 2081 Mayfield Highway in Benton, is hosting a Jesus Prom, Saturday March 25 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Jesus Prom is a party for your friends with special needs. This year’s theme is “Old Hollywood”. For more information or to RSVP please call 270-331-7555.
First United Methodist of Murray is hosting a Father Daughter Dance, Saturday March 25 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in the church’s gym, located on 503 Maple Street in Murray. This year’s theme is “Sock Hop”. You can come enjoy music, dancing, pictures and refreshments. Tickets are $15 for pre-sale and $20 at the door. Costumes are optional. All proceeds will benefit mission trips. For more information or tickets call 270-753-3812.
First Baptist Church, located on 208 Cassidy Avenue in Fredonia, is hosting their 11th annual “Forgiveness House.” This is a walk through drama of the last hours of Jesus’ life. It will take you through the death, burial, and resurrection in inspiring detail. The dates are March 24, 25 and 26 starting at 6:00 p.m. each night. You can register by leaving a message on the Facebook page at ForgivenessHouseFredoniaFBC or call 270-625-3837 and talk to Rena. Childcare will be provided every night.
CFSB’s 32nd Annual 5k & 1 Mile Tater Trot will be Saturday, April 1 at the Mike Miller Park Soccer Fields. Registration begins at 7:45 a.m., the 5K begins at 9:00 a.m. and the fun walk begins at 9:30 a.m. Awards will be presented and all participants receive a shirt. For more information or registration call Chris Kerrick at 270 527-1453 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Humane Society of Calloway County and Murray State University’s Animal Health Technology/Pre-veterinary Club are hosting their annual Animal Health Technology and Pet ID Day on Saturday, April 1 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at A. Carman Animal Health on College Farm Road directly across from Calloway County High School. Pets that are old enough must have proof of current rabies vaccination to participate. Murray State animal health technology and pre-veterinary students under the direction of licensed veterinarians will provide free physical exams for dogs and cats. Other services offered include: heartworm test for dogs, feline leukemia, and immunodeficiency tests. They will offer baths and cleaning packages including nails and ears. Microchipping, DNA tests and custom pet id tags will also be available. For more information or prices that day visit www.ForThePets.org or contact the Humane Society of Calloway County at 270-759-1884.
The Marshall County Public Libraries will be celebrating Spring Break, April 4 – April 6 at all three branches. Tuesday, April 4 will be Dino Day at the Calvert City branch from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. There will be a special story hour program featuring a bounce house and special guest. Wednesday, April 5 will be Barnyard Buddies at the Benton branch starting at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. A special mother goose program featuring farm animals. Thursday, April 6 will be the Animal Show at the Hardin branch from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. This program will feature friends from the Natural History Educational Company of the Midsouth. For more information call 270-527-9969.
The Marshall County Public Libraries Benton Branch is going to be hosting a game and movie night Thursday, April 6 from 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. for Spring Break fun. The featured movie will be “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”. For more information call 270-527-9969.
The Marshall County Public Libraries will be celebrating National Library Week, April 10 – April 15 at all three branches. There will be prize pack giveaways. You can also bring in a donation for the Marshall County Humane Society or Animal Shelter and get your fines forgiven. For more information call 270-527-9969.
Marshall County Public Libraries Hardin Branch will be hosting “Versatile Herbs” March 28 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Learn to grow and use herbs for cooking and health purposes as well as making beauty and home products. Linda Caviness will be the presenter. For more information call 270-527-9969.
New Covenant Christian Academy is hosting “Because Eternity Matters” featuring distinguished Guest Dr. Seth Drown., Tuesday March 28 starting at 6:30 p.m. a dessert reception will follow. Dr. Seth Drown will have a discussion based on “Classical Christian Education: A Calling”. Dr. Drown defends the need for parents to educate their children unto the Lord and provides valuable information for parents and teachers to guide students in a post Christian world. The school is located on 218 College Street in Hardin. Childcare is provided and reservation is required. For more information or to RSVP call 270-437-3170.
The Season of Honor: Caring for the Caregiver Support Group will meet on Monday, April 3, starting at 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Paducah, located on 2890 Broadway, in the Fellowship Hall, Entry 5 across from Keiler Park. The topic will be “Blessings and Challenges for the Caregiver.” How may we meet the challenges as well as experience the blessings of caregiving? The presenter will be Pony Lykins, Registered Pharmacist, and former caregiver. For more information contact First Baptist Paducah at 270-442-2728.
The Garden and Outdoor Living EXPO will be held Friday, April 7 & Saturday, April 8, at the James Bruce Convention Center, located on 303 Conference Center Drive in Hopkinsville. Admission is free both days. There will be local and regional vendors and exhibits as well as a silent auction and fun for the whole family. Friday, April 7 there will be children’s gardening activities from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., and Saturday, April 8 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., there will be children’s gardening activities, free tool and mower blade sharpening, seminars on gardening as well as plants and food, woodcarving demonstrations and more.
Baptist Health Paducah, located on 2501 Kentucky Avenue in Paducah is hosting UK Telehealth: Genetic & Familial Risk for Alzheimer’s disease. Join April 27 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in Meeting Room A, for an educational session that provides valuable information about genetic and familial risk of Alzheimer’s disease. This event is free and open to the public but registration is required by April 20. For more information or to register call Hardin Stevens at the UK Sanders Brown Center on Aging at 859-323-2997 or email email@example.com.
Murray-Calloway County Hospital, located on 803 Poplar Street in Murray, is hosting UK Telehealth: Genetic & Familial Risk for Alzheimer’s disease. Join April 27 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in the educational services building, for an educational session that provides valuable information about genetic and familial risk of Alzheimer’s disease. This event is free and open to the public but registration is required by April 20. For more information or to register call Hardin Stevens at the UK Sanders Brown Center on Aging at 859-323-2997 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Olive Baptist Church in Hardin is hosting a spaghetti dinner and benefit concert Saturday, March 25. Dinner will be served at 4:30 p.m. and Eric Horner will be in concert at 6:00. Proceeds will benefit the family of Mark and Stephanie Nichols following Mark’s fifth brain surgery. For more information, call 270-205-1501.
The Mayfield First Church of the Nazarene, located on 1200 West Broadway in Mayfield is having a yard sale on Saturday April 1, starting at 8:00 a.m. to raise funds for the new “Walk Through Bethlehem”. All of the proceeds from the yard sale will help to prepare the area for the production to take place in early December. For more information call Gary McGill at 270-804-8223.
Concord Baptist Church in Hopkinsville and One Church in Cadiz are cohosting “Nicaragua” Car Show, April 29 from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Cadiz Baptist Church, located on 82 Main Street in Cadiz. Registration is $20 per vehicle and free for spectators. Proceeds will go to support mission trips to Nicaragua. For more information call Leah Geiger at 270-350-7031.
There will be a Ham and Bean Dinner, Saturday May 6 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Gleason Masonic Lodge #330, located on 202 Main Street in Gleason. For more information or ticket prices you can call Richard at 731-819-2445 or David at 731-415-5817. There will be door prizes and all proceeds will benefit the new weight room at Gleason School and the Football Team.
Heartland Ministries will be hosting a golf scramble Saturday, May 6, at Drake Creek Golf Club, located on 1 Torrey Pines in Ledbetter. Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. There will be a shotgun start at 9:00 a.m. and teams will be competing in groups of four. Lunch will be served. Preregistration is required by April 22, and you can register online at www.wvhm.org. Prizes will be awarded. Holiday World tickets will be included in the first place prize. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information or assistance with registration please call 270-437-4095. Proceeds will benefit the radio stations.
Lindsey’s Legacy is hosting their 3rd Annual Tee Off for Awareness, Saturday May 13 at Silo’s Golf and Country Club in Kevil. Lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m. and the two person scramble will begin at 12:30 p.m. Prizes will be awarded. All proceeds benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. For more information or registration contact Keith Fronabarger at 270-619-6000.
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Hope Harbor Church on Highway 94 East near Murray hosts Celebrate Recovery each Tuesday night from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Celebrate Recovery is a 12-step Christ-centered recovery meeting program for anyone who struggles with hurts, habits, or hang-ups. For more information, call 270-753-6695.
Reformers’ Unanimous, a faith based addictions program, meets every Friday from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Eastwood Baptist Church in Murray. The public is invited. Childcare is provided. For more information or a ride, call the church at 270-753-1834.
Reformers’ Unanimous, a faith based addictions program, meets every Friday starting 7:00 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, located on 631 North Gilbertsville. For more information call 423-360-7569.
Foster Parent informational meetings are available in your home or at Omni Visions, at 6155 State Route 1241 in Hickory, Kentucky. Call 1-888-635-4212 or visit www.omnivisions.com for more information.