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What: 2020 Compass Awards

When: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5

Where: The Silo, 110 John Rives Road, Hopkinsville

Info: Celebrate businesses in the community that have been nominated in one of the 2020 Compass Award categories. Nominate your favorite businesses and RSVP now. $25 for individual tickets or $225 per table, which is 10 seats. Schedule is 5:30 p.m. Cocktail reception; 6 p.m. Dinner and program. Nominations are due Friday at https://www.christiancountychamber.com/compass-awards/.

What: Young Masters reception

When: 5 p.m. Thursday, March 5

Where: Hopkinsville Community College Auditorium Gallery

Info: Annual Youth Art Month Exhibit March 2 — March 30, presented by the Pennyroyal Arts Council and sponsored by the Hopkinsville Kiwanis Club. Art teachers from each school have selected up to 15 pieces of student art to hang in the exhibit.

March 6

What: Girls Night Out Sip & Paint

When: 6-8:30 p.m. Friday, March 6

Where: Casey Jones Distillery

Info: Grab your girlfriends and come paint and sip. Ticket includes a jumbo-sized laser cut door hanger, 1 drink ticket of your choosing and snacks. Beginners welcome, no prior painting experience required. Ticket price is $55 at eventbrite.com.

What: Lenten Service

When: noon Friday, March 6

Where: Grace Episcopal Church

Info: Speaker is Becca Kello, deacon at the Episcopal Campus Ministry at Western Kentucky University. Luncheon hosts: Pam Vance and Danielle White.

What: Trivia Night Fundraiser 2020

When: 6-9 p.m. Friday, March 6

Where: Memorial Building, 1202 S. Virginia St.

Info: Get your thinking caps on and join Dyslexia Association of the Pennyrile for a fun-filled night of trivia and prizes. The winning team will be awarded $1,000. This fundraising event supports our organization’s mission to provide screening, tutorial, advocacy and support services for individuals with dyslexia and related learning differences. Cost is $35 per person which includes dinner. Tables will be set for 10 players, but seats can be sold individually. To reserve your table call 270-885-5804, 270-836-4804 or email dyslexiaassociation5804@yahoo.com. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. and trivia will begin at 7 p.m. Corporate sponsorships are also available.

March 7

What: Dr. Seuss Day

When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, March 7

Where: The Woodlands Nature Station, Land Between the Lakes

Info: In celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday on March 2, we are dedicating our first open Saturday of the year entirely to his stories.

What: Eggstravaganza!

When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 7

Where: Salvation Army, 310 E. Seventh St.

Info: Buy three plastic eggs for $7. Each egg contains a special prize and several grand prize eggs too.

March 10

What: Hopkinsville Art Guild’s Crafting After Hours

When: 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 10

Where: The Gallery, 108 E. Sixth St.

Info: Painting Bird Houses with Lynn Shepherd. Pre-registration is required. Fee is charged. All supplies provided. No experience necessary. To register, email info@hopkinsvilleartguild.org.

What: Pickleball

When: 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, March 10

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County YMCA, Eagle Way bypass

Info: 270-887-5382.

March 11

What: 2020 Regional Entrepreneur Conference

When: 8 a.m. Wednesday, March 11

Where: Hopkinsville Community College Auditorium

Info: Keynote speaker will be Haley Hoffman Smith.

What: Mamma Mia! Dress rehearsal by Campanile Productions

When: 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 11

Where: Alhambra Theatre, downtown Hopkinsville

Info: This is a pay-what-you-can dress rehearsal. ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. All seats are reserved and can be purchased online at: campanileproductions.com.

What: Hopkinsville Art Guild’s Midday at the Gallery Program

When: noon, Wednesday, March 11

Where: Hopkinsville Art Guild Gallery, 108 E 6th St.

Info: Join us for a delightful discussion of “teafare” (tea accessories) and learn about dessert trifles. Betty Vinson will explain how our culture has changed and so too have the accessories we use in enjoying a tea luncheon. The guests will also enjoy a light luncheon and dessert trifles. No reservations necessary but you should arrive early to be sure to get a seat. Seating will begin at 11:30. The event is free and open to the public.

March 12

What: Pickleball

When: 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, March 12

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County YMCA, Eagle Way bypass

Info: 270-887-5382.

What: Mamma Mia! Presented by Campanile Productions

When: 7 p.m. Thursday, March 12

Where: Alhambra Theatre, downtown Hopkinsville

Info: ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. All seats are reserved and can be purchased for $15 and $20 online at: campanileproductions.com.

March 13

What: Mamma Mia! Presented by Campanile Productions

When: 7 p.m. Friday, March 13

Where: Alhambra Theatre, downtown Hopkinsville

Info: ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. All seats are reserved and can be purchased for $15 and $20 online at: campanileproductions.com.

What: Kentucky Chautauqua Performer

When: noon at Hopkinsville High School; 2 p.m. at University Heights Academy Friday, March 13

Where: HHS and UHA

Info: The League of Women Voters of Hopkinsville in partnership with the Human Rights Commission, introduce Madeline McDowell Breckinridge. A leader of the women’s suffrage movement and one of Kentucky’s leading progressive reformers, Breckinridge lobbied for women’s right to vote in board elections and for state and federal election voting rights. For more information, visit the Human Rights Commission website, www.hoptown.org/hrc or call 270-887-4010.

What: Pickleball

When: 2-5 p.m. Friday, March 13

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County YMCA, Eagle Way bypass

Info: 270-887-5382, Facebook or website.

What: Lenten Service

When: noon Friday, March 13

Where: Grace Episcopal Church

Info: Speaker is The Rev. Wade Miller, First Christian Church. Luncheon host: Kris Gavitt.

What: Family Fort Night

When: 7 p.m. Friday, March 13

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library, 1101 Bethel St.

Info: Come in your PJs, bring pillows, blankets and anything else you can think of to make a fort, and enjoy family reading time after hours in the library.

What: Spring Collection Door Hangers & Decor

When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, March 13

Where: Griffin’s Studio

Info: Check out the Painted Bunny Board, Bunny Door Hanger, Spring Flowers Board, Hello Flowers Layered Door Hanger or Nurse Mason Jar Door Hanger ($40 per project). Also included in this class is our Friends Door Hanger and Gnome with seasonal attachments. Limited seating.

March 14

What: Mamma Mia! Presented by Campanile Productions

When: 7 p.m. Friday, March 13

Where: Alhambra Theatre, downtown Hopkinsville

Info: ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. All seats are reserved and can be purchased for $15 and $20 online at: campanileproductions.com.

What: Kentucky Chautauqua Performer

When: 10 a.m. Thursday, March 14

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library, 1101 Bethel St.

Info: The League of Women Voters of Hopkinsville in partnership with the Human Rights Commission, introduce Madeline McDowell Breckinridge. A leader of the women’s suffrage movement and one of Kentucky’s leading progressive reformers, Breckinridge lobbied for women’s right to vote in board elections and for state and federal election voting rights. For more information, visit the Human Rights Commission website, www.hoptown.org/hrc or call 270-887-4010.

What: VendorCon Pop-Up Shop

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 14

Where: First United Methodist Church, 1305 S. Virginia St.

Info: A one-stop shopping experience presented by Girl Scout Troop 304 to help them get to Savannah, Georgia, the birthplace of Girl Scout founder Juliette Gordon Low. Several local vendors with cosmetics, candles, oils, cooking supplies, crafts and more.

March 15

What: Mamma Mia! Presented by Campanile Productions

When: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 15

Where: Alhambra Theatre, downtown Hopkinsville

Info: ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. All seats are reserved and can be purchased for $15 and $20 online at: campanileproductions.com.

March 16

What: Chunky Hand-Knit Chenille Throw

When: 5-7:30 p.m. Monday, March 16

Where: the Renaissance Center, S. Jefferson Street, Cadiz

Info: Step-by-step instructions on how to make this blanket with 140 yards of your color choice (cranberry, ivory, navy, spa blue, teal, country blue, vintage white, moody blue, gray, medium gray, vapor gray or blush pink) of chenille yarn. The end result will be a 40-inch x 60-inch blanket. $75 per person.

March 17

What: Fort Campbell Soldier for Life-Transition Assistance Program Job Fair

When: 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 17

Where: Cole Park Commons, inside Gate 1

Info: The job fair is open to everyone and features over 130 veteran-friendly local, national and overseas employers. Dress for success, leave the kids at home and bring copies of your resume. For a complete list of employers, visit us on Facebook; Fort Campbell SFLTAP, Twitter, #FORTSFL, and LinkedIn: Cory Wingfield. Non-military personnel must have a valid driver’s license, vehicle registration and proof of insurance to enter Fort Campbell.

March 18

What: Fort Campbell Soldier for Life-Transition Assistance Program Job Fair

When: 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 18

Where: Cole Park Commons, inside Gate 1

Info: The job fair is open to everyone and features over 130 veteran-friendly local, national and overseas employers. Dress for success, leave the kids at home and bring copies of your resume. For a complete list of employers, visit us on Facebook; Fort Campbell SFLTAP, Twitter, #FORTSFL, and LinkedIn: Cory Wingfield. Non-military personnel must have a valid driver’s license, vehicle registration and proof of insurance to enter Fort Campbell.

March 19

What: Women’s History Month Celebration

When: 6 p.m. Thursday, March 19

Where: Hopkinsville Community College Anderson Hall

Info: Three local female students pursuing post-secondary education will present essays on the importance of women’s right to vote. The committee will announce the 2020 recipients of the Fannie Bronson Postell Woman of the Year Award and the Women Educating Women Scholarship. For more information, visit the Human Rights Commission website, www.hoptown.org/hrc or call 270-887-4010.

March 20

What: Edgar Cayce Hometown Seminar

When: 7 p.m. Friday, March 20 — noon Sunday, March 22

Where: Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park

Info: Hosted by Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County. Pay tribute to Hopkinsville and Christian County’s most famous son: Edgar Cayce. Peter Woodbury is the featured speaker on “From Creation to Revelation.” A special dedication to the new exhibition dedicated to Edgar Cayce and his legacy in Hopkinsville in the recently remodeled Pennyroyal Area Museum. A waiting list for the bus tour with William T. Turner. Alternate opportunities are available on Saturday afternoon. For more information, visit http://www.museumsofhopkinsville.org/edgarcayce2020/

What: Pickleball

When: 2-5 p.m. Friday, March 20

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County YMCA, Eagle Way bypass

Info: 270-887-5382, Facebook or website.

What: Lenten Service

When: noon Friday, March 20

Where: Grace Episcopal Church

Info: Speaker is The Rev. Mitchell Fort, Virginia Street Baptist Church. Luncheon host: Roxane Thomas.

What: Songwriters Showcase

When: 6 p.m. Friday, March 20

Where: Casey Jones Distillery

Info: Listen to Nashville Recording Artists and Songwriter’s J. Marc Bailey, Russ Stallons, Jeneen Terrana and Justin Reynolds in an intimate singer-songwriter environment. Food truck on-site at 5:30 p.m. Family-friendly event. No cover charge.

March 21

What: Shamrock Shuffle 5K and Fun Run

When: 8-11 a.m. Saturday, March 21

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County YMCA, Eagle Way bypass

Info: 270-887-5382, Facebook or website.

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What: Girl Scout Day: Animals A to Z

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, March 21

Where: Woodlands Nature Station, Land Between the Lakes

Info: Calling all Girl Scouts: Girl Scout Day and the Nature Station are learning all about Animal A to Z this year! Join us for family-friendly activities and programs specifically geared toward Daisy, Brownie, Junior and Cadette badge and journey requirements. Call 270-924-2299 for more information. A detailed schedule of activities will be available online by March 1.

March 22

What: “RBG” the movie

When: 2 p.m. Sunday, March 22

Where: Alhambra Theatre, downtown Hopkinsville

Info: Rated PG. In celebration of both Women’s History Month and the 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage, “RBG” shows the exceptional life and career of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon.

March 24

What: 2020 State of Agriculture Eye-Opener Breakfast

When: 7:30-9 a.m. Tuesday, March 24

Where: James E. Bruce Convention Center

Info: Hosted by Christian County Chamber of Commerce and Christian County Agri Business Association. Guest speaker Dwayne Faber, Twitter’s funniest farmer. Awards will be presented to the Farmer of the Year, Ag Business of the Year and Friend of Agriculture. Tickets available at business.christiancountychamber.com.

March 25

What: Women and the Census. Why is it important?

When: Noon, Wednesday, March 25

Where: Hopkinsville Community College, Anderson Community Room, Emerging Technologies Building

Info: Kisha T. Jeffrey-Mische, Partnership Specialist, U.S. Census Bureau — Philadelphia Regional Census Center why the 2020 Census is of critical importance to women and to our community. Free food will be provided.

March 26

What: History on Tap: Historical Women of Hopkinsville/Christian County

When: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26

Where: Hopkinsville Brewing Company

Info: The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County and Hopkinsville Brewing Company present a program about local women of note in our history of women’s right to vote. For more information, visit the Human Rights Commission website, www.hoptown.org/hrc or call 270-887-4010.

March 27

What: Hopkinsville International Fest

When: March 27-28

Where: Planters Bank-Jennie Stuart Health Sportsplex Hopkinsville, 155 Tilley Way.

Info: This event celebrates the vast cultural diversity found in Hoptown and our region, and educates citizens about a multitude of global traditions and history.

What: Lenten Service

When: noon Friday, March 27

Where: Grace Episcopal Church

Info: Speaker is Marcella B. Henderson, Grace Episcopal Church. Luncheon hosts: Gail Blane and Joyce Cornett.

What: Pickleball

When: 2-5 p.m. Friday, March 27

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County YMCA, Eagle Way bypass

Info: 270-887-5382.

March 28

What: Hopkinsville International Fest

When: March 27-28

Where: Planters Bank-Jennie Stuart Health Sportsplex Hopkinsville, 155 Tilley Way.

Info: This event celebrates the vast cultural diversity found in Hoptown and our region, and educates citizens about a multitude of global traditions and history.

What: Return of the Ridgetop Ramblers

When: 6:30-10 p.m. Saturday, March 28

Where: Casey Jones Distillery, Witty Lane

Info: Casey’s Concert Series kicks spring into gear with traditional bluegrass, eclectic new-grass and rock, blues, gospel and country that’s been bluegrass-zied. Family friendly musical event. Food truck on site and serving around 5:30 p.m.

What: One Stop Spring Shop

When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 28

Where: Restoration House Family Worship Center, 101 McLean Ave., the former Belmont School.

Info: More than 70 different vendor booths with everything from clothing, purses, home decor, jewelry, make-up, skin care, nail accessories, custom crafts, specialty cookware, home fragrances, amazing cleaning products, food and so much more, as well as our Spring Market Kid Vendors.

What: 2020 Opening Day

When: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, March 28

Where: Christian Way Farm, 19590 Linville Road

Info: Come pet and feed the farm animals, play a round of mini golf, take a spin on the lawn mower train or race a tricycle. Enjoy Hunt Brothers pizza and wings (and more!) in the Christian Way Cafe, play on the playground, shop in the country store, challenge a friend in a game of Gaga ball, or just enjoy the wide-open space on our farm to run and play. Visit https://christianwayfarm.com/pricing/ to find out more about Christian Way hours and admission.

April 3

What: Lenten Service

When: noon Friday, April 3

Where: Grace Episcopal Church

Info: Speaker is The Rev. Fr. Richard Meredith, Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Luncheon hosts: Ginny Lawson and Tweetie White.

What: The Hackey Turtles and Erin Coburn Live Music Night

When: Friday, April 3

Where: Casey Jones Distillery

Info: The Hacky Turtles from Michigan, with toe-tapping music and Erin Coburn, a young Kentucky gal who writes and plays blues and rock. Food truck onsite, too. Family-friendly event. Get your tickets on Eventbrite.

What: 2020 Bicentennial Parade

When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, April 3

Where: downtown Cadiz

Info: Bicentennial Parade from Trigg County School to West Cadiz Park.

April 4

What: Hopkinsville Art Guild’s Crafting After Hours

When: 6-8 p.m. Saturday, April 4

Where: The Gallery, 108 E. Sixth St.

Info: Fabric and Paper Painting techniques with Nata Fuqua and Teri Schultz. Pre-registration is required. Fee is charged. All supplies provided. No experience necessary. To register, email info@hopkinsvilleartguild.org.

What: Wheels For Heels

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, April 4

Where: 500 Novadell Way

Info: Diabetes & Foot Health Awareness 5K & 10K Races + Gravel Bike Event All the proceeds for the event will go to purchasing wound care supplies for those in need. Register at: www.runsignup.com/Race/KY/Hopkinsville/WheelsforHeels.

April 7

What: Cooking Through the Calendar

When: 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 7

Where: Todd County Cooperative Extension Office meeting room at the courthouse, 202 E. Washington St., Elkton.

Info: Join Amy Stooksbury to help prepare and taste test the Food and Nutrition Calendar recipe of the month. Yearlong series.

April 10

What: Community Prayer Breakfast

When: 7 a.m. Friday, April 10

Where: Hopkinsville-Christian County Family Y

Info: Community Prayer Breakfast on Good Friday.

April 18

What: The Stylistics concert

When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 18

Where: Alhambra Theatre

Info: Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Individual tickets are $45 for adults, $25 for active-duty military and $15 for students. The Stylistics had 12 straight Top Ten hits in the early ‘70s including: “You Are Everything”, “Betcha by Golly Wow”, “I’m Stone in Love with You”, “Break up to Make Up”, “Let’s Put it All Together”, and “You make me Feel Brand New.” Among their peers, they were one of the smoothest and sweetest soul groups of their era.

What: 10th annual Single Mommies Matter

When: noon to 4 p.m. April 18

Where: James E. Bruce Convention Center, Pendleton Exhibit Hall C

Info: Celebrating 10 years of empowering and equipping single parents through self-development. Admission is free. To register, email name, age, phone and email to singlemommiesmatter17@gmail.com or call Sha Jackson at 270-305-9254. Register by April 4. Gifts, door prizes, uplifting messages.

Apr 20

What: 70th Annual Hopkinsville Rotary Auction

When: 11 a.m. Monday, April 20 — April 25

Where: Hopkinsville Rotary Club, Municipal Building

Info: This year, in the spirit of #HoptownRotary’s century of service, the 70th Hopkinsville Rotary Auction — chaired by Scott Cowan — carries a theme of “A Tradition of Service Above Self.” Scheduled for April 20-25, 2020 at the War Memorial Building (1202 S. Virginia Street) in downtown Hopkinsville, the Rotary Auction will attempt to reach a goal of $300,000.

April 25

What: St. Luke Free Clinic Color Run

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, April 25

Where: Hopkinsville Rail Trail North Drive entrance, 450 North Drive.

Info: The color run is a fundraiser for the nonprofit St. Luke Free Clinic. People of all ages are encouraged to run, walk or cartwheel and be doused with colored powder at locations along the trail. To sign up, visit the clinic at 408 W. 17th St. or visit the Facebook page, St. Luke Free Clinic of Hopkinsville, for the Eventbrite link. Sign up before March 29th to save $5 and receive a T-shirt.

What: Little River Music Society concert

When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 25

Where: Alhambra Theatre.

Info: Concert with the Executive Director of the American Choral Directors Association, Dr. Tim Sharp, and the Chuck Nation Band. Sharp will conduct the Little River Music Society and the Chuck Nation Band in his Bluegrass Mass entitled “High Lonesome Mass.” General admission tickets are $15 and are available at the Alhambra Theater Box Office or online at https://pennyroyalarts.org/, and https://red.vendini.com/. Special Meet and Greet VIP tickets for $25 includes food plus a concert ticket at https://red.vendini.com/ticket.

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