Datebook http://wkms.org en Datebook: July 28 - Marcel Duchamp's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-july-28-marcel-duchamps-birthday <p>The Hot August 5K is set for Saturday, August 9, at 7:30 a.m. Kenlake State Resort Park. The Hot August 5K is the first in a series of five state park footraces in Western Kentucky. Runners participating in all five races have a chance to capture the overall championship based on a point system. Registration information at <a href="http://parks.ky.gov">parks.ky.gov</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:53:50 +0000 Kala Dunn 42420 at http://wkms.org Datebook: July 25 http://wkms.org/post/datebook-july-25 <p>The Paducah Photo 2014 International Competition and Exhibition remains on display through tomorrow at the Yeiser Art Center, with the Regional Show on display in the lobby of Maiden Alley Cinema. The exhibit includes 76 works selected from more than 300 entries submitted from around the world. Details at <a href="http://theyeiser.org">theyeiser.org</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:27:51 +0000 Kala Dunn 42365 at http://wkms.org Datebook: July 24 - Amelia Earhart's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-july-24-amelia-earharts-birthday <p>There's a state-certified four-hour safe driving course for teens this Saturday at the Murray Calloway Transit Authority. The first session meets at 8 a.m., and the second session starts at 1 p.m. The course includes interactive media segments, workbook exercises, role playing, and more. To register or for more information, call (270) 356-6264.</p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:52:40 +0000 Kala Dunn 42339 at http://wkms.org Datebook: July 23 - Raymond Chandler's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-july-23-raymond-chandlers-birthday <p>Dr. Kit Wesler, professor at Murray State University, presents "Mounds and Priests, Cathedrals and Popes: Was Wickliffe a Native American Cathedral Town in AD 1250.” The presentation is tomorrow night at 7 at the McCracken County Public Library as part of its Evenings Upstairs series. The program is free and open to the public. Details at <a href="http://mclib.net">mclib.net</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:11:51 +0000 Kala Dunn 42308 at http://wkms.org Datebook: July 22 - Edward Hopper's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-july-22-edward-hoppers-birthday <p>There's a school supply giveaway at the Metropolis Community Center this Thursday evening beginning at 5 and lasting until supplies run out. All children present take priority at the front of the line at all times. Adults without children present are allowed up to three students' supplies.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:27:05 +0000 Kala Dunn 42279 at http://wkms.org Datebook: July 21 - Ernest Hemingway's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-july-21-ernest-hemingways-birthday <p>The Caldwell County Caregiver Support Group holds a regular monthly meeting at Central Presbyterian Church tomorrow evening at 5. The Trigg County Caregiver Support Group meets tomorrow at noon at the John L. Street Library. Details at <a href="http://peadd.org">peadd.org</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:17:47 +0000 Kala Dunn 42244 at http://wkms.org June 18 - William Makepeace Thackeray's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/june-18-william-makepeace-thackerays-birthday <p>The Mayfield-Graves County Chamber of Commerce hosts a free showing of "E.T. The Extraterrestrial" tonight on the Mayfield-Graves County Chamber lawn. A cornhole tournament and a pie contest begin at 7:30, and the movie starts at dark.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:03:43 +0000 Kala Dunn 42197 at http://wkms.org Datebook: July 17 - James Cagney's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-july-17-james-cagneys-birthday <p>There's a free state-certified four-hour safe driving course for teens on Saturday, July 26, at the Murray Calloway Transit Authority. The first session meets at 8 a.m., and the second session starts at 1 p.m. The course includes interactive media segments, workbook exercises, role playing, and more. To register or request more information, call (270) 356-6264.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:52:11 +0000 Kala Dunn 42158 at http://wkms.org Datebook: July 16 - Ginger Rogers' Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-july-16-ginger-rogers-birthday <p>The Jackson Purchase Historical Society holds a meeting and tours the historic Coca Cola bottling plant building in Paducah this Saturday. The meeting features a presentation about the building at 10:30 a.m. in Meeting Room A of Doctor's Office Building 2 at Baptist Health Paducah. The tour follows the meeting. Members of the public are welcome, and there is no charge for attendance.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:03:16 +0000 Kala Dunn 42124 at http://wkms.org Datebook: July 15 - Rembrandt's Birthday http://wkms.org/post/datebook-july-15-rembrandts-birthday <p>Wranglers Campground at Land Between the Lakes hosts the 18th annual Primitive Rodeo this Friday and Saturday. Events include barrel racing, bareback riding, team roping, bull riding, and more. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Details at <a href="http://lbl.org">lbl.org</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:56:24 +0000 Kala Dunn 42092 at http://wkms.org