The Pennyrile Resource and Conservation and Development Area Council Inc. in cooperation with the Jeffers Bend Steering Committee, Pennyrile Area Development District and United Way of the Pennyrile, will host a workshop for nonprofits and other community organizations from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18 at the PADD office, 300 Hammond Drive. The workshop is geared to help nonprofits and other organizations stay legal with the IRS and the state.
Todd County Central High School Class of 1971 will have a planning meeting for the 50th class reunion in 2021. The meeting will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18 at the Jalapeño Grill, 111 S. Ewing St., Guthrie. Agenda is to set possible dates and time of reunion and locating classmates who attended Todd schools during elementary through high school years, start on the program and get volunteers to help. Teachers and classmates from the class of 1970 and 1972 will be invited. The Facebook page is “Todd Central 1971.”
The Hopkinsville Art Guild’s Midday at the Gallery programs are presented on the second Wednesday of each month at noon in the Hopkinsville Art Guild Gallery. Everyone is invited to enjoy their lunch in the gallery during an hour of discussion and information with a featured guest in an atmosphere of fine art by local artists and artisans.
Ag Business Association meets at noon the first Tuesday of each month at the Christian County Extension office.
Elder Abuse Council meets at noon every second Wednesday at the Pennyrile Area Development District, 300 Hammond Drive.
Grandparents support group meets at 10 a.m. every third Wednesday at the Pennyrile Area Development District office, 300 Hammond Drive. For more information, contact Belinda Babb at 270-886-9484 or Belinda.Babb@ky.gov
Seniors who are looking for something to do on Wednesday afternoons are invited to Southern Lanes bowling center to join the league. Those interested should be at least 50 years old and older.
Holiday Park Home Owners Association meets at 4 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month at Greater Cumberland Baptist Church.
Hopkinsville-Christian County Newcomers and Neighbors is a nonprofit organization sponsored by Planters Bank that connects new people in our community together with longtime residents in order to learn about the area and develop new friendships while supporting local charities. The group meets at 11 a.m. the second Thursday of each month at various locations with local speakers. We also offer other interest groups, book club, craft group and more. For more information, email Hoptownnewcomers@hotmail.com or on Facebook.
Stroke and Head Injury Support Group for survivors and caregivers meets at 5:15 p.m. the first Monday of every month in the basement of the Doctor’s Pavilion at Jennie Stuart Medical Center Conference room ABC. This is an ongoing meeting and is open to all. For more information, call Caroline Smith at 270-885-7023.
Life Recovery of Hopkinsville meets at 6:30 p.m. every Friday at 913 S. Main St., Hopkinsville. It is a Christian-based, 12-step recovery program. Life Recovery is free and open to anyone interested in recovery from alcohol and drug addiction, divorce, codependency and other addictions. Praise and worship will be at 6:30 p.m., the lesson and testimony will be at 7 p.m., small groups will meet at 7:40 p.m. Childcare is provided.
Downtown Power Lunch will be at noon every first Thursday of the month. Join fellow coworkers and friends for networking and a word of encouragement in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Church. There will be a full catered meal provided by Four Seasons for $5 per person. Tickets/reservations available, First Baptist Church, 1400 S. Main St., Hopkinsville. Call 270-886-1216 or email Office@fbchopkinsville.com. Visit http://www.fbchopkinsville.com/events/power-lunch for menu and ticket/reservation deadlines.
A monthly mental health meeting will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at the YMCA at 7805 Eagle Way. The meeting is a support group for family and friends of people with mental illness. For more information, call Sherri Turner at 513-317-6932 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hopkinsville-Christian County Airport Board meets at 5 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at the Hopkinsville-Christian County Airport, 300 Memorial Field Drive. For more information, call 270-887-4157.
Alzheimer’s Support Group meets at 10 a.m. the second Tuesday of every month at the PADD office, 300 Hammond Drive. For more information, call Belinda Babb at 270-886-9484.
Canton Pike Neighborhood Association meets 6-7 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at 1605 Phelps Ave., Hopkinsville (Challenge House 7).
Westside Neighborhood Association meets at 5:30 p.m. the first Monday of the month at 123 S. Fowler Ave., Hopkinsville (Challenge House).
Hopkinsville Eastside Neighborhood Association meets at 5 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at the Second Street Park Building.
Durrett Avenue Neighborhood Association meets at 6 p.m. on the fourth Monday of every month except on holidays at St. John Baptist Church on 19th Street.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly Club meets at 10 a.m. every Tuesday morning at the Thomas Street Recreation Center. Call 270-839-8091 or email at email@example.com for more information.
Focus 21st Century Minority Leadership meets at 5:30 p.m. the first Monday of every month at the Pioneers Complex, 904 N. Main St.
Pennyrile Doll Club meets at 11 a.m. the fourth Thursday of each month at Oakland Manor. For more information, call 270-839-3917.
Hopkinsville Lions Club meets at 6 p.m. the first and third Monday of every month at Pennyrile Rural Electric Community Room, 2000 Harrison St. For more information, call Shirley Moore at 270-839-3230.
Caregivers Support Group meets at 5 p.m. the first Thursday of every month at First United Methodist Church. For more information, call Sherri Turner at 513-317-6932 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Compassionate Friends, a nonprofit self-help support group for bereaved parents, grandparents and siblings, meets the second Tuesday of each month. For more information, call Gary and Brenda Logan at 270-305-4107.
St. John Savers Coupon Club meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month at St. John United Methodist Church, 2808 S. Virginia St. For more information, email email@example.com.
Hopkinsville Business and Professional Women’s Club meets at 5:30 p.m. the third Thursday of the month at the Pioneers Complex. For more information, call 270-885-5278.
Hopkinsville Civitan Club meets at 6 p.m. the second Thursday of every month. For more information, call Don Bullen at 270-498-3860.
Christian County Republican Women’s Club meets at noon the fourth Monday of each month at Republican party headquarters in Indian Hills Shopping Plaza other than July and December.
GED orientation is at 8:30 a.m. every Thursday morning in the technology building of Hopkinsville Community College, 720 North Drive. To register, interested students need to call 270-707-3925.
Dyslexia Association of the Pennyrile is a nonprofit agency which provides screening, tutoring, advocacy and support services for individuals with dyslexia and related reading difficulties. For more information or screening scheduling, call 270-885-5804.
Senior bingo lunch will be at 11 a.m. every Wednesday at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park. The lunch buffet is $9. Groups of 10 or more should contact the dining room in advance. Free bingo will begin at 12:30 p.m.
Christian County Senior Center offers free line dancing lessons at 9:30 a.m. every Tuesday at the center. For more information, call Deana Power or Dixie Majors at 270-886-8885.
Zumba classes are available from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Thomas Street Recreation Center Gymnasium, 2600 Thomas St. The first class is free, and each class is $5 after. The instructor is Amy Fortin.
Line dancing lessons are available from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at the Thomas Street Recreation Center Gymnasium, 2600 Thomas St. Admission is by donation only.
Hopkinsville Parks and Recreation Department is offering pickleball from 9 to 11 a.m. Mondays and from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays from October through May 15. All ages and skill levels are welcome to participate. Participation will be “drop-in” play and court reservations will be first-come first-serve. Pickleball is an up-tempo game with a mix of tennis, badminton, ping pong and racquetball. There is no fee to play. The use of paddles and pickleballs require a form of I.D. for check-out.
Knot Just Quilters meets at 6 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month from September through June at Southside Church of Christ. For more information, call 270-886-2101.
The Modernette Civic Club Inc. will host its 26th annual African-American Heritage Breakfast at 8 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at the James E. Bruce Convention Center. The keynote speaker will be Denise Clayton, chief judge of the Kentucky Court of Appeals in Louisville. Tickets are $20 per person. For more information, call 270-305-8546 or 270-885-5276.
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