Grace and Glory: The Time of Your Life Health Fair is set for tomorrow at the Murray Woman’s Clubhouse. The free event lasts from 10 to 1, with special presentations during the 11 o’clock hour. The fair includes information about hospice, insurance, elder abuse, home health care, financial assistance, and more.
The Hotel Metropolitan Museum in Paducah hosts Fish Fry Friday tomorrow. Lunch is available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and dinner from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Plates include fish, white beans, slaw, cornbread, and homemade chow-chow. Sandwiches and Metro tea also available. Call in orders at (270) 994-1783.
The Pennington Folk Festival is this Friday and Saturday on the Butler Lawn in downtown Princeton. Hosted by the Princeton Art Guild, the two-day music festival is free to the public. Performers include Miranda Louise, the Alonzo Pennington Band, the Jeff Little Trio, David Holt, and festival namesake Eddie Pennington. Details at princetonartguild.org.
Southern Kentucky Independent Theatre holds auditions for "Smoke on the Mountain.” The show follows the Sanders family to a 1938 Saturday night gospel singing and features 27 standard bluegrass gospel songs. Auditions are held at the Janice Mason Art Museum this Thursday and Friday at 6:30 and Saturday at 10 a.m. Callbacks are Sunday afternoon at 2.
Land Between the Lakes celebrates National Trails Day this Saturday. Volunteers are invited to help with general trail maintenance on the Central Hardwoods Scenic Trail. Meet at the Golden Pond Visitor Center at 8:30 a.m. and work until around noon. The Forest Service provides tools, tick spray and safety glasses. For more information about volunteering, call 800-455-5897.
Wickliffe Mounds invites volunteers interested in hospitality, museums, history, archaeology, education, and Native American Indian culture to attend a volunteer meeting this Saturday afternoon at 1 in the Welcome Center. Volunteer opportunities available include ambassadors, horticulturalists, program specialists, and tour guides.
The Humane Society of Calloway County's Canine Good Citizen Dog Obedience Class and S.T.A.R. Puppy Kindergarten are now accepting registration. Both sessions help dogs become well-behaved companions at home and in the community. Classes begin Thursday, June 11, at 6 p.m. at the Carman Animal Health Building in Murray. Registration information available at forthepets.org.
The Homeplace at Land Between the Lakes holds "Children's Day on the Farm" this Saturday afternoon from 1-4. Kids can participate in activities such as garden chores, laundry time, learning to weave, or teamster training to earn trade credits for 1850s-type goodies. Details at landbetweenthelakes.us.
The Starfish Color Run 5K is tomorrow morning at 8 at Paducah's Noble Park. The event includes individual and team races, and prizes go to teams with the most creative name and costume. Race-day registration starts at 7 a.m. For more information, visit starfishorphanministry.com.
Baptist Health Paducah offers Safe Sitter classes to boys and girls ages 11-14 this summer. Safe Sitter is a medically-accurate babysitting course that teaches young teens life and safety skills. Classes are held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 29 and June 12. Class size is limited, so pre-registration is required by calling (270) 575-8444.