Datebook: June 14 - Che Guevara Turns 85

Jun 14, 2013

Che was a major and contentious figure in the Cuban Revolution, and is considered a modern symbol of rebellion. He was active in overthrowing the Batista regime, the Bay of Pigs Invasion, and the Cuban Missile Crisis. He was assassinated by the CIA in 1967. TIME Magazine named him one of he most influential people of the 20th century.

It’s Friday, June 14

The “Love Your Neighbor” ministry at the Gospel Mission Worship Center in Paducah hosts a free food and clothing giveaway tomorrow at the church. Clothing items and food from their food pantry are given away between 11 and 2 at the church, located at 6905 Benton Road, across from Trader’s Mall. For more information, call 217-3470.

The 2013 Summer Arts Academy of students in grades 6 through 12 presents a free performance of Fame Jr. tonight at 7 at the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts. The show tells the story of a diverse group of students committing to four years of grueling artistic and academic work. For more information, visit

Murray State University offers several sessions of Robotics Day Camps this summer. The various camps include offerings for students ages 5 and up. For camp dates, registration information, and camp fees, visit

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