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Dixon Cemetery

Located at Land Between the Lakes will have its Fall Maintenance Day beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday. Bring tools with which to work. If you can’t attend, donations are appreciated. Mail donations to June Ezell at 497 Oliver Road, Cadiz KY 42211. For more information, call 270-522-6689.

Holiday Tarts and Truffles

Brooke Jung, executive director of the Hopkinsville Convention and Visitors Bureau, will lead a small hands-on chocolate workshop with decadent tastings and suggested wine pairings at 5 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Alhambra Theatre, 507 S. Main St. Flavor profiles will be explored while each participant chooses from a variety of toppings and extracts to complete their chocolate creations. The $25 workshop fee includes all materials needed for the class. Participants are encouraged to bring an apron from home. Tickets are available on the Pennyroyal Arts Council Facebook page or at pennyroyalarts.org. Reservations are required to attend.

Imagination Library

In partnership with a local downtown retailer, Bella Marie Boutique, is providing a shopping event from 4 until 7 p.m. Nov. 14 at Bella Marie, 601 S. Virginia St., for your own hour of shopping, a few beverages and live music! Tickets are $20 and include 20% off your entire purchase, a $5 gift card with a purchase of $100 or more and 10% off the purchase of a gift card.

There will be 25 people per one hour of private shopping. Tickets may be purchased at the Hopkinsville Bella Marie Boutique location or at the Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library.

All ticket proceeds benefit Imagination Library.

‘Midday with the Art Guild’

The Hopkinsville Art Guild’s programs are presented one Wednesday of each month at noon for one hour in . This takes place in an atmosphere with social distancing and observing all COVID-19 restrictions.

In November, Karen Shields will share information about the life of Ida B. Wells-Barnett at noon Nov. 18 at the Pennyroyal Area Museum. Wells-Barnett was the most famous black woman in America of her time. She was a journalist and educator. She spent much of her life fighting for equality for black women.

A light “tasting” boxed lunch will be provided. The event is free and open to the public in an atmosphere with social distancing and observing all COVID-19 restrictions. Reservations are required by Nov. 15 at www.hopkinsvilleartguild.org.

The event is sponsored by the Henderson Realty Investors.

For more information, contact Henrietta Kemp, hvkemp@yahoo.com or 270-886-3776.

Mastering Charcuterie

A fun-filled night of community, tastings and learning how to style a striking cheeseboard at 5 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Alhambra Theater, 507 S. Main St. Hailee Isom of The Apron Wife will teach this private class on how to master the art of arranging a winning charcuterie spread that will wow and awe your holiday guests this season. Learn how to mix and match flavors and textures for a first-class charcuterie board experience with cheese or dessert for two or featuring seasonal fruits and vegetables as a formal appetizer. Cost is $25 per person. Reservations are required and can be made on Facebook or at pennyroyalarts.org.

Book signing

Author Annette Hadden Valentine will have a socially-distanced book signing from 1 until 3 p.m. Thursday at Something Special in Elkton for the second chronicle in her trilogy, “Down to the Potter’s House.” Copies of this book and her debut novel, “Eastbound From Flagstaff,” can also be purchased online via Amazon, and they can be purchased at “Something Special” as well. Copies at “Something Special” sell for $15 each. The stories were based on Valentine’s family who were Todd County natives.

CRADLE ROLL

Dorothy Hurst and Jonathan Graves of Mount Vernon, Ky., announce the birth of their son, Jeffery Graves, on Sept. 18, 2020, at Richmond, Ky. He weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces.

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