Kala Dunn

Administrative Assistant, Rick's Kitchen Sink Producer

Kala Dunn is a native of Princeton, Ky. She’s a 2006 graduate of the Interlochen Arts Academy with a concentration in flute performance and a 2010 graduate of Murray State University with a B.M. in piano performance. Her hobbies include yoga, kayaking, reading, running, and listening to music. She lives in Hamlin, Ky.

Ways To Connect

The autism support group Families on the Spectrum hosts the 4th Annual Autism Awareness Walk this Saturday morning at 9 on the Kentucky Dam walking trail. The free event includes watermelon and a piñata bust. Kids are invited to bring wagons, scooters, and bikes. Proceeds from T-shirt sales and donations support Families on the Spectrum. 

The Mayfield-Graves County Needline & Food Pantry Community Yard Sale accepts donations at a different location in the Mayfield Shopping Plaza this year. Drop off items from 9 to noon Tuesdays and from 3 to 8 Thursdays at the small building to the right of the old Gotham City store, behind the Princess Theater. For more information, call (270) 247-2204. 

he Homeplace at Land Between the Lakes celebrates Independence Day this Saturday afternoon from 1 to 4 with skillet tossing, horseshoes, old-time music, and more. George McGee portrays Kentucky Statesman Henry Clay. For more information, visit landbetweenthelakes.us

It's Monday, June 29. As part of the Jackson Purchase Foundation's Summer Conservation Series, the Murray State University Arboretum hosts a Back Yard Conservation Workshop this Friday from 9 to noon. The event includes discussions and demonstrations about gardening, composting, recycling, plants, erosion, storm water management, and more. Pre-register for the free class at jpf.org

Chance Film Productions holds auditions for the feature film CANDLES this Sunday from 9 to 6 at the CFSB Center in Murray. The film is based on the true story of the rape and murder of three girls at a Girl Scout camp in Oklahoma. Roles are available for men and women of all ages as well as for girls ages 7 to 15. Hear our our Sounds Good conversation with the producers

There’s an NBA Draft watch party in support of former Racer Cam Payne tonight at 6 at the CFSB Center. Watch the draft on Racer Vision and enjoy free pizza, hot dogs, popcorn, and drinks. The evening also includes the chance to meet new Murray State University head coach Matt McMahon and the 2015-2016 Racer lineup. 

The Calloway County Public Library hosts a community read of Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird." There’s a discussion of the book next Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. in the library’s meeting room. To participate, stop by the Circulation Desk to sign up and pick up a free copy of the book while supplies last. 

The Mayfield-Graves County Needline & Food Pantry Community Yard Sale is now accepting donations. Yard sale goods can be dropped off from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and from 3-8 p.m. Thursdays at the old Heart to Hands building in the Mayfield Shopping Plaza, located behind the Princess Theater. Clothing is not accepted due to space limitations. 

Murray State University's Commonwealth Honors Academy hosts a benefit concert for Needline this Thursday night at 7 featuring local musician Olivia Faye. The concert is in the Performing Arts Hall in the Old Fine Arts Building. Canned good donations to benefit Needline are accepted. 

The Murray Community Kitchen serves lunch at no cost to anyone in need and is open every Sunday from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, located at 503 Maple Street. The entrance is at the back of the church.