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8:48 am
Tue February 4, 2014

Datebook: February 4

Thursday’s the deadline for gifted and talented students to register for Super Saturdays at Murray State. The three-week program provides kids grades K-6 with enriching opportunities at a rapid pace in a small-group setting. The registration fee is $100. To register or for more information, call 270-809-2793. 

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11:02 am
Mon February 3, 2014

Datebook: February 3 - Norman Rockwell's Birthday

Each Tuesday and Friday in February, West Kentucky Community and Technical College hosts free workshops to help community members file income taxes and prospective students complete financial aid applications. The workshops meet at Rosenthal Hall, Room 210, Tuesday afternoons from 3-6 and Friday mornings from 9:30 to 12:30. Walk-ins welcome. 

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10:30 am
Fri January 31, 2014

Datebook: January 31 - Jackie Robinson's Birthday

The Graves County Adult Learning Center is offering citizenship classes at the Skilled Craft Training Center near Mayfield. Classes meet Wednesdays at 6. The free classes are taught in English and are for individuals who are eligible to obtain citizenship in the US or who would like to begin studying for citizenship. No registration is required.

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10:51 am
Thu January 30, 2014

Datebook: January 30 - FDR's Birthday

Murray State’s English and Philosophy Department presents the Mojave poet Natalie Diaz Thursday, February 6, at 7:30 p.m. in Clara Eagle Gallery of Doyle Fine Arts near 15th and Olive in Murray. An Old Dominion MFA graduate, Ms. Diaz played professional basketball in Europe and Asia between degrees. She is the author of the 2012 collection: When My Brother Was an Aztec.

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10:33 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Datebook: January 29 - Anton Chekhov's Birthday

The Paducah Symphony Orchestra performs Rachmaninoff's 2nd Symphony, Creston's Dance Overture op. 62, and Smith's Rites of Tamburo this Saturday, February 1 at 7:30 p.m. at the Carson Center. For tickets, visit paducahsymphony.org

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10:09 am
Tue January 28, 2014

Datebook: January 28 - Jackson Pollock's Birthday

Land Between the Lakes holds its annual Bison Auction this Saturday morning at the South Bison Range on Woodlands Trace National Scenic Byway in Tennessee. Viewing starts at 8, and the auction starts at 9. For information about the animals available, call 924-2061. See auction details at lbl.org.

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10:40 am
Mon January 27, 2014

Datebook: January 27 - Mozart's Birthday

Murray-Calloway County Hospital's Blood Donor Center needs all blood types, but especially B-positive, A-negative, and O-negative blood. A blood drive is scheduled for tomorrow from 8:30 to 4 at Paschall Truck Lines in Murray. Anyone who wants to donate blood but can’t attend can schedule an appointment by calling 270-762-1119.

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8:57 am
Thu January 23, 2014

Datebook: January 23 - Edouard Manet's Birthday

An exhibition of work by Paducah Tilghman art students titled “A Pat On The Back” opens with a reception Saturday evening from 5 to 7 at the Ruth Baggett Gallery. The gallery is located at 1025 Jefferson in Paducah. For more information, call 270-210-1924. 

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11:04 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Datebook: January 22

There’s a traditional Robert Burns Supper this Saturday night at 6 at the Murray Woman’s Clubhouse. The event is hosted by the Western Kentucky Highland Society. The cost is $25 per person, and tickets must be purchased in advance. For more information, email wkhighlandsociety@gmail.com.

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9:18 am
Tue January 21, 2014

Datebook: January 21 - Christian Dior's Birthday

Murray-Calloway County Hospital's Blood Donor Center is in need of all blood types, but especially B-positive, A-negative, and O-negative blood. A blood drive is set for tomorrow night from 5 to 8 at Westside Baptist Church, located at 207 Robertson Road in Murray. Anyone who wants to donate but can’t attend may schedule an appointment by calling 270-762-1119. 

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