Driver Testing Has Been Rescheduled For Tuesday, October 7th
Driver testing in Wayne County has been rescheduled from October
6th til October 7th.
Kentucky State Parks Roll Out Halloween Events In October
October is arriving, and that means the Kentucky State Parks will be
getting out the pumpkins and goblin decorations as they prepare for
one of the most popular times of the year – Halloween.
General Burnside State Park, Burnside
Halloween Weekends, Oct. 10-11 and Oct. 24-25
Come to the park if you dare for a “spooktacular” fun-filled weekend.
Special activities for campers only include site-to-site trick-or-treating,
a costume contest, pumpkin carving, campsite decorating, games and
much more. For campers only. Call 606-561-4104.
Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, Corbin
Tour of Terror, Oct. 17-18, 24-25
Most people see the falls during the daylight hours, but after dark
anything can happen. There are numerous stories told about frightful
and supernatural happenings around the falls area. Our naturalist
guides will take you on a tour of Cumberland Falls that you will never
forget. Not recommended for children under 10. Your adventure will
begin at the visitor center near the falls. Tours 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tickets
are $10. Call 606-528-4121.
Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park, Burkesville
Halloween Haunted Celebration, Oct. 24-25
Dale Hollow Lake will be hosting its Halloween Haunted Celebration
Oct. 24-25. Activities include a costume contest, trick-or-treating,
hayrides, hot chocolate and coffee, campsite decorations and more.
Expect a fun-filled weekend for all. Call 800-325-2282.
Extension Office Conducting Barn Quilt Workshops In October
Barn Quilt workshops will be held on October 6th, 7th, 9th and 14th from
5 til 9PM at the Wayne County Extension Office. Day workshops will also
be available October 20th and 21st from 9AM til 4:30PM. The cost of the
class featuring a 4 feet by 4 feet pattern is $75. Materials and supplies
are included. The class size is limited. For more info - call 348-8453.
Entries Now Being Accepted For Chamber's Christmas Parade
The Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for their 44th Annual Christmas Parade to be held Friday, December 5th at 6PM. The theme - ”I’ll Be Home
For Christmas‘’. This year’s Grand Marshal will honor our World War II Veterans. Businesses, clubs, organizations, schools, churches and others
are encouraged to participate by building a float unit, or entering a vehicle promoting their business or organization. Contact the Chamber office or
the Mayor’s office as soon as possible for registration information. Entry's
must be submitted by Friday, November 28th.
Used Book Sale at Wayne Public Library beginning Sep 30th
The Wayne Public Library will conduct their used book sale Tuesday, September 30th through Friday, October 3rd. The event is held during regular business hours in the library basement.
Fundraising Fishing Tournament At Conley Bottom 11/22/14
A fundraising King of the Mountain Fishing Tournament featuring $10,000
dollars in cash and prizes will be held on Saturday, November 22nd at
Conley Bottom. It's a $200 dollar per boat buddy tournament with a
free cookout after the event for all fishermen. All proceeds go to Youth
Athletics in Southeast, Kentucky. Call Brent at 606-233-1080 for more
information on registration.
Fall Car Show & Shine Sunday 10/5/14
Fall Car Show & Shine is Sunday, October 5th from 1 - 4:30pm at Memorial
Park in Monticello. Free t-shirts to first 100 participants - rain date 10/12/14.
Cooper Clayton Method To Stop Smoking Classes 10/13/14
Cooper Clayton Method To Stop Smoking Classes begin on Monday,
October 13th at 5PM at the Wayne County Health Dept. If you want
to stop smoking - call the Health Dept at 348-9349 for more info.
Fundraiser Now Underway For Gifted And Talented Program
Wayne County’s Gifted and Talented Program is participating with
Funding Factory Recycling Program and will be collecting empty
cartridges, cell phones, small electronics and laptops from the
community. The fundraiser provides gifted and talented with an
opportunity to earn money while recycling. Money collected from
the project will be used to help fund a trip to Puerto Rico next
Companies interested in demonstrating a commitment to education
and the environment may participate and each supporting business
will be sent free prepaid shipping labels. Individuals may also drop
off items at the Wayne County Central Office Annex. To find out
more – contact Central Office by calling 348-8484.
Learning To Control Diabetes Classes During October
Learning to control diabetes classes - step by step - will be held on
Tuesday's during October at the Wayne County Health Dept. For
more info or to sign up - call 348-9349, Ext 1166.
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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