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

There’s a free health education event titled "Plan to be Tobacco Free" tomorrow afternoon from 1 to 2 at the Center for Health and Wellness. Tracy Tubbs of the Kentucky Cancer Program presents a free 60-minute session teaching people how to be tobacco-free. Pre-registration is required. 

The Hopkinsville Art Guild holds a workshop tomorrow night from 6 to 9 and Saturday from 9 to 4. Tommy Fletcher instructs participants in figure drawing and portrait oil painting. Registration is required.

The McCracken County Public Library hosts traditional Irish music this Thursday afternoon from 4 to 6 featuring the father-son duo Eddie and Josh Coffey. The Coffeys are band members of Bawn in the Mash, The Wheelhouse Rousters, the Solid Rock-it Boosters, and other local ensembles. The program is free and open to the public. 

The Murray State University Department of Music holds a guest artist recital by guitarist Dr. Stephen Mattingly, assistant professor of music at the University of Louisville. The free recital is tomorrow night at 7:30 in the Performing Arts Hall.

The Sigma Department of the Murray Woman’s Club holds its Spring Style Show this Sunday afternoon from 3 to 4:30 at the clubhouse. The show features items from local stores and boutiques, and the event includes door prizes and a dessert plate. Tickets are available at the door, with proceeds benefiting Special Olympics.

The Murray Miracles host the annual Running for a Cure 5K this Saturday morning at 10. Proceeds from the event benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The race begins at the intersection of 15th Street and Olive Boulevard. Registration is available in advance on Facebook, or register on the day of the race beginning at 8 a.m. 

As part of the 15th annual Murray Shakespeare Festival at Murray State University, the American Shakespeare Center presents “The Life of King Henry V” tomorrow night at 7 in Lovett Auditorium on the campus of Murray State University. Tickets are available at the door. More information available on Facebook.

First United Methodist Church of Hopkinsville continues its inaugural season of the Main St. Sacred Arts Series with a recital of sacred solo music appropriate for the season of Lent tomorrow at noon at the church. Soprano Amber Heady and baritone Tyler Saunders sing works by Faure, Ives, Hayes, Vaughan Williams, and others. Admission is free. 

The Murray State Women's Center celebrates International Women's Day tomorrow from 11 to 1 in the Curris Center Dance Lounge. For a donation of any amount, participants can make a macramé bracelet while hearing about the educational barriers that girls around the world face when seeking a basic education. Donations benefit Circle of Sisterhood, which works to fund projects around the globe that make education accessible to women and girls. 

The Murray Art Guild presents a printmaking exhibition of work inspired by social activist, feminist theorist, artist, and native Kentuckian bell hooks. The exhibit remains on display through April 1st, and there's an opening reception tonight from 5 to 7 with readings at 5:30.