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10:31 am
Mon December 2, 2013

Datebook: December 2

The City of Hopkinsville and the Hopkinsville-Christian County Convention & Visitors Bureau have announced the city's first African-American History Cell Phone Tour. The free tour lasts about an hour and features 18 snapshots of local history. Tour cards may be downloaded from the city's website or picked up at the Commerce Center.

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10:08 am
Fri November 29, 2013

Datebook: November 29 - Louisa May Alcott's Birthday

Playhouse in the Park holds auditions for “Spamalot” Monday and Tuesday at 6 at Johnson Theatre on the Murray State campus. There are many roles available for older teens and adults, particularly males. The audition consists of cold readings from the script and a one-minute excerpt of a prepared song. For more information call 270-759-1752. 

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9:12 am
Thu November 28, 2013

Datebook: November 28 - Happy Thanksgiving!

Santa Claus visits Paducah starting Saturday to find out if local children have been naughty or nice and to listen to Christmas wishes. Children can meet Santa at his house located at the corner of 2nd and Broadway. There’s no charge; bring cameras. Santa’s at his house Fridays from 4 to 7; Saturdays from 10 to 5, and Sundays from 1 to 4 through December 22. 

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10:12 am
Wed November 27, 2013

Datebook: November 27 - Jimi Hendrix's Birthday

The Carson Center in Paducah presents An Evening with Michael Bolton Friday night at 7:15. The Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter performs live at the Carson Center, including a set of Christmas and holiday songs as well as a variety of hits from his career. For tickets or more information visit thecarsoncenter.org.

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9:44 am
Tue November 26, 2013

Datebook: November 26 - Charles Schulz' Birthday

The 9th annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner is Thanksgiving Day at the Murray Banquet Center, located at 926 South 12th Street in the Bel Air Shopping Center. A traditional Thanksgiving dinner is served from 11:30 to 1. A brief nondenominational worship service is at 11 for anyone who would like to attend. To volunteer or make a donation, call 270-293-9490.

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10:53 am
Mon November 25, 2013

Datebook: November 25 - Andrew Carnegie's Birthday

Maiden Alley Cinema presents "Junction" tomorrow night at 7. Producer and actor Summer Crockett Moore will be attending the screening. Four strangers in an idyllic upscale neighborhood make a choice that sets in motion a series of events that change lives forever. For more information, visit maidenalleycinema.com.

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10:34 am
Fri November 22, 2013

Datebook: November 22 - JFK Assassination 50 Years Ago

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

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11:01 am
Wed November 20, 2013

Datebook: November 20 - Edwin Hubble's Birthday

Donations are being collected for the community of Brookport, Illinois, at the Paducah Fire Department Station 1, Mercy Regional EMS Station 1, and Lone Oak Fire Department Station 1 from 9 to 5 daily. Items needed include hygiene products, rakes, shovels, brooms, cleaning supplies, household items, nonperishable food, cold weather clothing, and pet supplies.  No monetary donations are being accepted at this time.

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11:01 am
Tue November 19, 2013

Datebook: November 19 - President James Garfield's Birthday

Hopkinsville organist Stephen Wiggin performs Thursday at noon at Grace Episcopal Church in Hopkinsville. The 15-minute performance is the last of the season’s Music at Midday series. The free program includes music by Samuel Barber, Johannes Brahms, and Dietrich Buxtehude.

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10:46 am
Mon November 18, 2013

Datebook: November 18 - Louis Daguerre's Birthday

The Pennyrile Area Agency on Independent Living, partnering with AARP, provides a Fall Forum Thursday morning at 10 at the Christian County Senior Center. Topics of discussion include Medicare & Social Security, the 2014 State Legislative Session, and Medicaid Expansion. For more information, contact Jill Collins at 270-886-9484. 

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