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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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9:31 am
Fri November 15, 2013

Datebook: November 15 - Georgia O'Keeffe's Birthday

The Pearl of the Purchase Half Marathon and 5K run are tomorrow morning at Graves County High School. Registration starts at 8, and the races start at 9. The cost for the half marathon is $50, and the 5K is $30. For more information, call 270-252-4558 or 270-705-9326.

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9:57 am
Thu November 14, 2013

Datebook: November 14 - Claude Monet's Birthday

Baskhaus radio group celebrates its official launch tomorrow night at 7 at Holmes Restaurant, located on Hwy. 641 North in Murray. The independent storytelling radio group hosts the event, which features interactive art projects, an interview corner, and other audio games. The public is invited to attend. For more information, visit facebook.com/baskhaus

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10:27 am
Wed November 13, 2013

Datebook: November 13 - Robert Louis Stevenson's Birthday

The McCracken County Public Library hosts "Remember the Raisin!: Kentucky's Contribution in the War of 1812" tomorrow night at 7 as part of its Evening Upstairs series. The free presentation is accompanied by period music. For more information visit mclib.net

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11:58 am
Tue November 12, 2013

Datebook: November 12

The Murray Art Guild holds its Holiday Sale this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the Miller Conference Center, located at 201 South 4th Street. The sale features book arts, jewelry, ceramics, willow furniture, handspun yarns, paintings, and more. There’s a preview party on Friday from 4 to 7. Hours are Saturday from 8 to 4 and Sunday from noon to 4. See details at murrayartguild.org.

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10:44 am
Mon November 11, 2013

Datebook: November 11 - Veterans Day

The concert of violinist Sue-Jean Park, cellist Jinhee Han, and pianist Meeyoun Park performing piano trios by Haydn and Arensky has been rescheduled for this Friday night at 7:30. The recital’s in the Performing Arts Hall, located on the second floor of the Old Fine Arts Building at Murray State University. Admission is free.

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