Datebook

We will continue to maintain a list of church and community events through the COVID-19 situation. If your church, ministry, or non-profit organization has an upcoming community or outreach event, let us know by filling out the event submission form.

Event Categories

Concerts

The third Friday of each month, Southern Gospel Singers United presents an evening of southern gospel music at Kentucky Opry in Draffenville. On Friday, September 18, The Commonwealth Quartet will be in concert at 7:00. Admission is free but a love offering will be received. For more information, call 270-227-0611.

Eric Horner will be in concert Sunday, September 20, at 10:45, at Oaks Church of God, located at 4830 Oaks Road in Paducah. For more information, call 270-994-5216.

The Old Paths will be in concert Saturday, September 26, at His House Ministries, at 1250 State Route 303 in Mayfield. A love offering will be received. For more information, call 270-804-8865.

The Interstate Quartet will be in concert Sunday, September 27, at 6:00, at New Harmony Baptist Church, at 4817 Symsonia Highway in Benton.

Southern Gospel Singers United will be hosting a fall singing Saturday, October 3, at 2:00, at the Central Park Amphitheater in Murray. Thirteen groups are scheduled to perform. Food trucks will be available on site. In case of rain, the concert will be held at Calvary Temple Church, at 2645 Highway 641 South in Murray. Admission is free, and for more information you can call 270-227-0611.

Jason Crabb will be in concert Saturday, October 17, at 7:00, at Beulah Baptist Church, at 8039 State Route 307 North in Fancy Farm. For more information, call 270-623-8493.

By Grace will be in concert Sunday, October 18, at 10:00, at Waldo Baptist Church, at 6970 Waldo Church Road in Metropolis.

Revival, Homecoming, and Other Services

Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Paducah is hosting its annual women’s conference Saturday, September 19, from 10:00 to noon. This year’s conference will be held online and available for free through Facebook Live and Zoom. This year’s featured speaker will be Roszalyn Akins. Registration is available online. For more information, call 270-443-1428.

Murray Family Church, at 411 Maple Street in Murray, is hosting a week of prayer services for the City of Murray and our nation, families, and churches. Prayer meetings will be held at 7:00 each evening from Saturday, September 19 through Friday, September 25.

Clarks River Baptist Church, at 10926 State Route 131 in Symsonia, is holding a homecoming service Sunday, September 20, at 10:00. By Grace will be in concert.

Spring Creek Baptist Church, located at 995 Spring Creek Road in Almo, will be holding an outdoor Homecoming service Sunday, September 20, at 11:00 a.m. Dr. Larry Purcell will be the speaker and For Heaven’s Sake will be providing music.

Calvary Apostolic Church in Paducah is hosting a Kids Weekend Revival Saturday, October 3 beginning at noon. Trent Sheerin and family will host a time of worship, followed by snacks, games, face painting, bounce houses, and more. This event is geared toward ages 4-11. Calvary Apostolic Church is located at 3545 Lovelaceville Road in Paducah. For more information, call 270-554-8241.

Faith Center Paducah hosts a men’s gathering the last Thursday evening of each month from 6:30 until 8:00. Faith Center Paducah is located at 4465 Hansen Road. For more information, call 270-443-3110.

Community

The Reidland Farley Baseball Softball Association is hosting Reidland Day Picnic Saturday, September 19, from 9:00 until 6:00 at the Reidland Farley Ballpark, at 1075 Said Road in Paducah. Games, music, food, inflatables, and more will be featured throughout the day. For more information, call 270-898-6575.

The next Benton, Kentucky Cruise In will be held Saturday, October 3, from 4:00 until 8:00 at Lovett Park. Cars, entertainment, food vendors, and more will be on site. For more information, call 270-527-8677.

Marshall County Caring Needline, at 307 East Main Street in Benton, is hosting a drive through flu clinic Thursday, October 8, from 9:00 until noon. For more information, call 270-527-0024.

Educational Events

Covenant Ranch in Buchanan, Tennessee is hosting the Ironman men’s retreat October 2 and 3. Teens and men 13 and older are invited. Joe Bufford will be the keynote speaker for the men’s sessions and Joshua Solowey will speak to the teens. Registration is $125 for lodging and $100 without lodging. Meals are included in registration. For lodging, you can call Covenant Ranch at 731-642-2099. For other event information, call 270-704-5022.

Fundraisers

The Second Annual Hoptown Half Marathon, 5k, and one-mile walk will be held Saturday, September 19. The race starting line will be at 1001 South Main Street in Hopkinsville. A portion of this year’s proceeds will benefit Challenge House. For more information or to register, visit www.hoptownhalf.com. More information is also available by calling 270-887-4290.

New Pathways for Children will host a golf scramble Thursday, September 24, at Paxton Park Golf Course in Paducah. Lunch and registration will begin at 11:30 and the scramble will begin with a shotgun start at 12:30. Teams will have four members each. For more information, call Mallory at 270-285-3895.

The 2020 Purchase Area Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place Saturday, October 17, at Noble Park in Paducah. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. For more information, visit www.act.alz.org/paducah.