Datebook http://wkms.org en Datebook: April 24 - Robert Penn Warren's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-24-robert-penn-warrens-birthday <p>The Second Ever 5K9 Dog Walk is Saturday morning at 10 at Kess Creek Park. The event is a fundraiser for the Graves County Animal Shelter. The registration fee is $20 per dog, which includes a bandana, treats, and cleanup bags. For more information, contact Janie Daugherty at (901) 921-3537.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:15:08 +0000 Kala Dunn 40108 at http://wkms.org Datebook: April 23 - Shakespeare's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-23-shakespeares-birthday <p>The Murray State University Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Band present their final concert of the spring semester tomorrow night at 7:30 in Lovett Auditorium. The program includes works by Wagner, Dvorak, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Clifton Williams, Fred J. Allen, and Todd Stalter. Admission is free.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:31:47 +0000 Kala Dunn 40083 at http://wkms.org Datebook: April 22 - Charles Mingus' Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-22-charles-mingus-birthday <p>The McCracken County Public Library presents "Quilt Art: Examining the Narrative in Kentucky Quilts" Thursday night at 7 as part of its Evenings Upstairs series. The program is presented by Dr. Pearlie Johnson, Professor of Pan-African Studies and Art History at the University of Louisville. The event is free and open to the public.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:33:53 +0000 Kala Dunn 40055 at http://wkms.org Datebook: April 21 - Charlotte Bronte's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-21-charlotte-brontes-birthday <p>The Hopkins County - Madisonville Public Library’s 9th Annual Silent Auction continues through Wednesday at 5 p.m. Items up for bid include patio furniture, water fountains, books, gift cards, and more. The library is located in Parkway Plaza Mall. For more information, call 270-825-2680.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:00:14 +0000 Kala Dunn 40029 at http://wkms.org Datebook: April 18 http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-18 <p>The McCracken County Public Library hosts an Elevenses Tea Party tomorrow from 11 to noon for young ladies and gentlemen ages 10 to 13. The free event includes tea, biscuits, and a lesson on proper table manners. Costumes are welcome. The first seating is at 11 and the second is at 11:30. For more information, visit <a href="http://mclib.net">mclib.net</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:06:12 +0000 Kala Dunn 39983 at http://wkms.org Datebook: April 17 - Thornton Wilder's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-17-thornton-wilders-birthday <p>Hopkinsville's first community drum circle is tomorrow night at 7 at the Little River Park fountain on Bethel Street. A drum circle is a gathering of people experiencing the spontaneous creation of music on a variety of percussion instruments. The public is invited to attend.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:58:01 +0000 Kala Dunn 39953 at http://wkms.org Datebook: April 16 - Charlie Chaplin's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-16-charlie-chaplins-birthday <p>The Murray-Calloway County Hospital hosts a 7-week Grief Recovery Outreach Program beginning tomorrow. The Outreach program helps participants resolve their loss issues and move beyond grief to a richer quality of life. To reserve a spot in the program or for more information, contact Kerry Lambert, MCCH Chaplain, at (270) 762-1274.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:44:30 +0000 Kala Dunn 39927 at http://wkms.org Datebook: April 15 - Bessie Smith's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-15-bessie-smiths-birthday <p>The Graves County High School Horticulture Department holds its spring plant sale this week from 7:30 to 4:30 each day. The sale includes a variety of bedding plants, ferns, hanging baskets, tomatoes, peppers, and herbs. The horticulture department is located at the back corner of GCHS at the end closest to the middle school.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:04:23 +0000 Kala Dunn 39899 at http://wkms.org Datebook: April 14 http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-14 <p>The Murray State University Symphonic Wind Ensemble presents its annual "Provost's Concert" tomorrow night at 7:30 in Lovett Auditorium. The concert includes works by Bernstein, Karrick, Persichetti, Granger, and Sousa. Admission is free and the public is invited.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:28:22 +0000 Kala Dunn 39873 at http://wkms.org Datebook: April 11 http://wkms.org/post/datebook-april-11 <p>The Mayfield-Graves County FNB Bank holds its 7th Annual Easter Egg Hunt tomorrow morning beginning at 11. Children ages 10 and under are invited to attend the event, which includes treat-filled eggs, prizes, and Easter Bunny pictures. Photos and registration are from 9:30-10:45 at the bank’s main office.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:41:18 +0000 Kala Dunn 39837 at http://wkms.org