Datebook: December 17

Dec 17, 2013

Santa Claus visits Paducah this weekend to find out if local children have been naughty or nice and to listen to Christmas wishes. He’ll be in his house at the corner of 2nd and Broadway on Friday from 4 to 7, Saturday from 10 to 5, and Sunday from 1 to 4. Cameras are welcome and admission is free.

The U.S. Department of Labor's Job Corps program is now accepting applications. The program provides free education and training for eligible young people ages 16-24 to help them start a career, earn a high school diploma, and find a good job. For more information about the Job Corps program, call (800) 733-JOBS or visit

The Hopkinsville Art Guild Gallery Christmas Bazaar continues through Christmas Eve Tuesday through Friday from 2 to 6 and Saturday from 10 to 6. Items for sale include original paintings, photographs, wood turnings, jewelry, and more. For more information call 270-887-3522.

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