Closings In Observance Of Good Friday and Easter
The Wayne County Justice Center will be closing at 11:30 on Good Friday,
All offices at the Wayne County Courthouse will close at Noon on Friday,
April 3rd and remain closed til 8AM Monday, April 6th.
Good Friday Service Scheduled For Friday, April 3rd
A community Good Friday Service will be held Friday, April 3rd from
12 til 12:45 at First Christian Church.
Last Wayne County Little League Signup This Saturday
Wayne County Little League will hold their last signup day Saturday,
March 28th from 8 til 2 at the Aspire Center. For more info - call
Wayne Public Library Used Book Sale Begins March 31st
A used book sale will be held during regular business hours at the Wayne
Public Library from Tuesday, March 31st through Friday, April 3rd.
Parks And Recreation Committee Meeting Thursday, March 26
The Monticello Wayne County Parks and Recreation Committee will
meet for a special session Thursday, March 26th at 5PM at the Aspire
Center. The purpose of the special called meeting ... an executive
session to discuss personnel and to hire a Parks and Recreation
Mill Springs Grist Mill Opens For Summer Season May 23rd
The Mill Springs Grist Mill will be open from 9 til 5 on Saturdays, Sundays
and Holidays beginning May 23rd and will continue its seasonal operation through September 7th. Guided tours will be provided every half hour, with corn grinding demonstrations at 2:00PM each day.
Scrap Metal Recycling Fundraiser Saturday, April 4th
A scrap metal recycling fundraiser will be held on Saturday, April 4th
from 8AM til 4PM at the Wayne County Maintenance Garage across from
Wayne County High School. Household scrap metal as well as business
and farm metal will be accepted. For more info or to arrange for pickup
of large items - call 348-8484.
Wayne County Hospital Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 28th
Wayne County Hospital will host their annual community wide Easter
Egg hunt on Saturday, March 28th on the grounds of the Hospital.
Registration begins at 2PM, with the egg hunt at 3PM. Age groups
from 0 - 4 year olds, 5 - 8 year olds and 9 - 12 year olds. One adult
will be allowed to help each child if needed in the 0 - 4 year old age
Other activities include the air ambulance helicopter, fire truck and
other emergency vehicles. The Easter bunny will be available for
pictures. Parents should bring their own cameras. Door prizes will
also be awarded. For more info, call Sherry Dunagan at 348-9343.
City of Monticello Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 28th
The 3rd Annual City of Monticello Easter Egg Hunt will be held Saturday,
March 28th at 10AM at Memorial Park. It's a free egg hunt for children
12 and under. Bring cameras for photos with the Easter Bunny. Call
the Mayors office at 348-5719 for more information.
Spring Into Wellness Classes Ongoing At Extension Office
Join Spring into Wellness Classes every Wednesday afternoon through
April 15th from 4:30 til 5:30 in the lower meeting room at the Wayne
County Extension Office. Classes are free! Call 348-8453 for more
Extension Office Now Accepting Applications For 4-H Camp
Applications for 4-H Camp are now available. They can be picked up at the
Extension Office. Applications will be accepted beginning April 2nd at the
Camp kick-off party at the Extension Office. Any completed application
turned in on April 2nd will receive a ten dollar discount.
Monticello Banking Company hosting Emergency Preparedness Meeting March 26
Are you ready….Would YOU and your FAMILY or your BUSINESS be prepared if we had a natural disaster, such as tornado, earthquake, flood or snow & ice storm? What if there were no phone service, electricity or running water? Concerns such as these are why Monticello Bank, along with our Homeland Security/Emergency Management Director – Bubby Corder, will be hosting a FREE Wayne County Emergency Preparedness Meeting at our MBC Historic Wayne Theater on Thursday, March 26th at 6:00 PM for our community. Bubby plans on going over scenarios such as those listed above and sharing information that will help you take care of your family and your business. Did you know FEMA suggests that you have enough supplies, food and water to last you and your family for at least 72 hours in case of a disaster?
Join us and you may even leave with a new weather radio or your own emergency preparedness kit! Call Monticello Bank at 348-8411 for more information.
Small Business Training Program Scheduled For April
Southeast Kentucky Economic Development Corporation (SKED)
is bringing its highly successful small business training program
to Monticello in April.
The four-session, 12-hour course will take place at the Wayne
County Extension Office on April 8, 13, 22 and 29. The cost is $25
per person. Register by visiting southeastkentucky.com and click
on the training link.
Defensive Action Against Drugs Meets 4th Thursday
Defensive Action Against Drugs (DAAD) meets the fourth Thursday of
each month at 6:30PM at the ASPIRE Center. Anyone may attend the
meeting and help with and learn about substance abuse.
Contact Person For Veterans Due Service Metals
Any Veteran who has earned service medals while serving in the
U.S. Military and has not received their medals is asked to contact
Bill Rutherford. You will need a copy of your DD-214 to request
your medals. Call Bill at 340-3142.
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