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9:31 am
Mon November 10, 2014

Datebook: November 10 - Our Town, Veterans Day Parade, 1920s Hopkinsville

Graves County High School's Senior Theatre presents the classic Thornton Wilder play "Our Town" tomorrow evening at 7 at the Graves County Schools' Performing Arts Center. Tickets are available at the box office starting an hour before the performance.

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3:49 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

Volunteers Needed to Replant Daffodils at Land Between the Lakes

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Land Between the Lakes invites the public to return the daffodil bulbs displaced by the US68/KY80 highway construction project in March 2007. The volunteer workday is on November 15. There's also an opportunity to plant any daffodils anytime through November 23 at areas marked off by small orange pin flags. Daffodil volunteer coordinator Jan Culwell speaks with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good about the effort.

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9:15 am
Fri November 7, 2014

Datebook: November 7 - Holiday Pet Bazaar, Poetry Reading, Christmas Ornament Contest

The Humane Society of Calloway County holds its annual Holiday Bazaar and Bake Sale tomorrow from 9 to 2 at the Calloway County Public Library community room. The sale includes items such as breads, pies, cakes, pet treats, pet toys, handmade crafts, ornaments, and more. Proceeds support the programs of the Humane Society of Calloway County. Details at forthepets.org

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10:10 am
Thu November 6, 2014

Datebook: November 6 - Half Marathon, Fall Frolic, Wilder's Our Town

The Pearl of the Purchase Half Marathon and 5K run are Saturday, November 15, at 9 a.m. Race day registration starts at 8. Awards go to the overall top male and female finishers as well as the top three finishers in each age division. Discounted registration fees are available before November 11. To learn more, phone (270) 252-4558. 

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8:44 am
Wed November 5, 2014

Datebook: November 5 - Music @ Midday, Veterans Free at LBL, Community Thanksgiving

Organist Rich Barnett performs at Grace Episcopal Church in Hopkinsville this Thursday at noon. The program is part of the Music at Midday series of 15-minute noontime recitals on Grace's historic Estey pipe organ. The program is free and open to all. 

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10:30 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Datebook: November 4 - Laboring-Class Poetry, Using Telescopes, Disney Princess Party

The Murray State University Department of History holds a History Research Forum this Thursday afternoon at 4. Kevin Binfield, professor of English, speaks on "Laboring-Class Poetry in Nineteenth-Century Britain." The event is open to the public. For more information or directions, call (270) 809-6571. 

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10:16 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Datebook: November 3 - Handel's Messiah, Juried Art Exhibition, Humane Society Bazaar

Local singers are invited to participate in a performance of Handel’s Messiah to be held at First Baptist Church in Paris, Tennessee. Rehearsals are Tuesday nights at 6 at the church, starting tomorrow. The performance is Sunday, December 7, at 3 p.m. 

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9:44 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Datebook: October 31 - Happy Halloween!

Fountain Avenue United Methodist Church sponsors a concert by The Crabb Family tomorrow evening at 6. The concert is held at the church, located at 300 Fountain Avenue in Paducah. Everyone is invited to attend. 

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10:06 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Datebook: October 30 - The Bell Witch, Paducah Counts!, Doggie Day Spa

William T. Turner recounts the Legend of the Bell Witch tomorrow night at 5:45. Meet at the fountain of Little River Park in Hopkinsville to hear the haunting account of a poltergeist-like spirit who terrorized the family of John Bell in nearby Adams, Tennessee. For more information, call (270) 887-4270. 

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9:24 am
Wed October 29, 2014

Datebook: October 29 - Music at Midday, Lions Club Auction, Gardening Workshop

Organist Wayne Eastman performs tomorrow at noon at Grace Episcopal Church in Hopkinsville. This is the second of Music at Midday programs in the Fall 2014 series. The free concert lasts approximately 15 minutes and is performed on the church's historic Estey pipe organ. Everyone’s invited. 

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