Datebook: August 5 - John Huston's Birthday

Aug 5, 2014

The McCracken County Public Library features guest speaker Dennis Biddle and a theatrical presentation by Dick Usher Thursday night from 6 to 8 as part of its Evenings Upstairs series. Biddle is a former Negro League baseball pitcher, and Usher portrays Pee Wee Reese. For more information, visit

The annual homecoming for former residents of the area now known as Land Between the Lakes is this Sunday at Fenton. All former residents, relatives, and friends are invited. Restrooms, picnic tables, grills, and drinking water provided; bring food, beverages, and lawn chairs. For more information, call (270) 522-3956.

There's a Rain Garden Workshop on August 14 at the Mayfield-Graves County Extension Office and on August 15 at the Children's Art Center in Benton. Learn what a rain garden is and how to plant one in your backyard. Pre-registration is required by calling (270) 908-4545.

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